How to Succeed on a Majority Campus: A Guide for Minority Students / Edition 1

How to Succeed on a Majority Campus: A Guide for Minority Students / Edition 1

by Marc Levey, Michael Blanco, W. Terrell Jones, Michael Blanco
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534506712

ISBN-13: 9780534506711

Pub. Date: 02/28/1998

Publisher: Wadsworth

The chapter authors are of different ethnic backgrounds, ranging from Hispanic to Chinese to African American. The book focuses on the minority experience and how to not just cope but win at the academic game.  See more details below

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The chapter authors are of different ethnic backgrounds, ranging from Hispanic to Chinese to African American. The book focuses on the minority experience and how to not just cope but win at the academic game.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534506711
Publisher:
Wadsworth
Publication date:
02/28/1998
Series:
Freshman Orientation/College Success Series
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.06(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.49(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1Choosing the Right College for You1
Ch. 2Helping Your Child Thrive in College: A Parents' Guide15
Ch. 3How to Put Skills into Your Studying45
Ch. 4To Your Health!72
Ch. 5Racism on Campus90
Ch. 6Ethics and Moral Decision Making107
Ch. 7College and Women of Color119
Ch. 8College and Asian American Women133
Ch. 9Relationships in College145
Ch. 10Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Students of Color171
Ch. 11Fifteen International Students of Color Discuss Their Experiences at PWIs198
Ch. 12Students Discuss Their Perceptions of Life at PWIs219

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