This new release of the classic text Pragmatism is absolutely timely. James' seminal statement of pragmatism's underpinnings and its... Læs mere
Simple acts of kindness"" are not so simple. Broidy argues both for the complexity of kindness in action, and for the value of an approach to teachers' relationship with their students and other clients that is rooted in a ""sensibility of kindness"".
Explores the many ways in which the obsession with "being smart" distorts the life of a typical college or... Læs mere
Argues that two principal factors are inhibiting Native students from transitioning from school to college and from... Læs mere
Presents first-person accounts of fourteen faculty and... Læs mere
Introduces the concept of critical mentoring, presenting its theoretical and empirical foundations, and providing telling examples of what it looks... Læs mere
Concerned by ongoing debates about higher education that talk past one another, the authors of this book show how to move beyond these and other obstacles to improve the student learning experience and further successful college outcomes.
Presents the responses of scholars to an orienting essay that raises questions about the history of... Læs mere
Introduces practitioners and researchers of student affairs to... Læs mere
Provides the field of higher education with an extensive overview of how changes made to general... Læs mere
Provides a comprehensive explanation about the field of improvement science to both novices and current practitioners. This Primer is specifically designed to introduce improvement science to educational audiences.
Offers a guide to aspiring African American doctoral students to the formal process and to the personal, emotional and... Læs mere
The fifth volume in a ""AAHE and Campus Compact's"" series on service-learning in the disciplines, this volume... Læs mere