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Author Bell, Inge.

Title This book is [not] required : an emotional and intellectual survival manual for students / Inge Bell, Bernard McGrane, Chapman University, John Gunderson, Chapman University, Terri L. Anderson, University of California, Los Angeles.

Publication Info. Los Angeles, California : SAGE, [2014]
2014

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  378.198 B413b 2014    ---  Available
Edition 5th edition.
Description xvi, 332 pages ; 26 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-305) and index.
Contents Part I. Academics and learning. 1. Welcome to college ; 2. Grades : can you perform without the pressure? ; 3. Technology and learning ; 4. Everybody hates to write -- Part II. Navigating the institution. 5. Support your local teacher : or the care and feeding of professors ; 6. An academic question ; 7. Questions of academic integrity ; 8. Wisdom and knowledge ; 9. Pursuing wisdom in the academy ; 10. Adventures in desocialization ; 11. Media me -- Part III. Survival strategies. 12. Survival skills ; 13. Love ; 14. Trouble with parents ; 15. The painful avenues of upward mobility ; 16. Graduation : what they forgot to mention ; 17. The career : friend or foe? ; 18. Directing our own development.
Summary "This beloved guidebook for first-year students offers insight and inspiration to help undergraduates make the most of their university years." -- Provided by publisher.
Subject College students -- United States.
Universities and colleges -- United States.
College students -- United States -- Psychology.
Universities and colleges -- Social aspects -- United States.
College student orientation -- United States.
College student orientation. (OCoLC)fst00867971
College students. (OCoLC)fst00867976
College students -- Psychology. (OCoLC)fst00868031
Universities and colleges. (OCoLC)fst01161597
Universities and colleges -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst01161872
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Added Author McGrane, Bernard, author.
Gunderson, John, author.
Anderson, Terri L., author.
ISBN 9781452217185 (pbk. ; acid-free paper)
1452217181 (pbk. ; acid-free paper)
9781483300771 (ebook)

 
    
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