The college fear factor : how students and professors misunderstand one another /
From the Publisher: They're not the students strolling across the bucolic liberal arts campuses where their grandfathers played football. They are first-generation college students-children of immigrants and blue-collar workers-who know that their hopes for success hinge on a degree. But colleg...
Cambridge, Mass. :
Harvard University Press,
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- Today's college students
- Part 1:
- Student fear factor
- Student aspirations: getting the biggest bang for the buck
- How is that helping us?
- Part 2:
- Classroom Dynamics
- College teaching
- Professors who "come down to our level"
- Part 3:
- Academic literacies
- Reimagining college from the inside out
- Appendix: Research studies