How College Affects Students: A Third Decade of Research, Volume 2 / Edition 1

How College Affects Students: A Third Decade of Research, Volume 2 / Edition 1

by Ernest T. Pascarella, Patrick T. Terenzini
     
 

ISBN-10: 0787910449

ISBN-13: 9780787910440

Pub. Date: 02/11/2005

Publisher: Wiley

How College Affects Students, Volume 2 is the long awaited sequel to the landmark work that was first published in 1991.Offers the most comprehensive resource available on what is known about the effect of college on students. In this book, Pascarella and Terenzini provide current information and empirical research from the decade since their first book was

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How College Affects Students, Volume 2 is the long awaited sequel to the landmark work that was first published in 1991.Offers the most comprehensive resource available on what is known about the effect of college on students. In this book, Pascarella and Terenzini provide current information and empirical research from the decade since their first book was published which distills what is know about how students change and benefit as a consequence of attending college.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787910440
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/11/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
848
Sales rank:
330,394
Product dimensions:
6.97(w) x 9.86(h) x 1.68(d)

Table of Contents

1Studying college outcomes in the 1990s : overview and organization of the research1
2Theories and models of student change in college17
3Development of verbal, quantitative, and subject matter competence65
4Cognitive skills and intellectual growth155
5Psychosocial change213
6Attitudes and values271
7Moral development345
8Educational attainment and persistence373
9Career and economic impacts of college445
10Quality of life after college551
11How college affects students : a summary571
12Implications for research, practice, and policy627

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