Essential College Experience with Readings / Edition 6

Essential College Experience with Readings / Edition 6

by John N. Gardner, A. Jerome Jewler
     
 

ISBN-10: 0312683499

ISBN-13: 9780312683498

Pub. Date: 05/10/2005

Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's

Introducing the essentials concepts of college success and complimenting them with short readings, the goal of this book is to offer the student the opportunity to evaluate information, think critically and engage in thoughtful debate about the combination of text/readings. Using the best selling and well-respected material of Gardner/Jewler, the authors have pared…  See more details below

Overview

Introducing the essentials concepts of college success and complimenting them with short readings, the goal of this book is to offer the student the opportunity to evaluate information, think critically and engage in thoughtful debate about the combination of text/readings. Using the best selling and well-respected material of Gardner/Jewler, the authors have pared down the essential material and core concepts. One or two short readings and numerous discussion questions complete each short chapter.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312683498
Publisher:
Bedford/St. Martin's
Publication date:
05/10/2005
Edition description:
Sixth Edition
Pages:
284
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

1. College Makes the Difference. 2. Time Management. 3. Learning Styles and Personality. 4. Active Learning. 5. Critical Thinking. 6. Listening, Note-Taking, and Participating. 7. Reading to Remember. 8. Taking Tests. 9. Writing and Speaking for Success. 10. Research and College Libraries. 11. Careers and Service Learning. 12. Relationships. 13. Appreciating our Differences. 14. Alcohol, Other Drugs, and Sex. 15. Staying Healthy.

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