The Essential College Experience with Readings / Edition 6

The Essential College Experience with Readings / Edition 6

by John N. Gardner, A. Jerome Jewler
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0534593976

ISBN-13: 9780534593971

Pub. Date: 05/13/2005

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

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:
9780534593971
Publisher:
Bedford/St. Martin's
Publication date:
05/13/2005
Edition description:
Canceled - No Longer Our Publ.
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
1.11(w) x 1.11(h) x 1.11(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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