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.

Overview

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. Introduction. 1. How to Put "Skills" into Your Studying. 2. To Your Health! 3. Racism on Campus. 4. Ethics and Moral Decision-Making. 5. Women of Color and College. 6. Asian-American Women and College. 7. Relationships in College. 8. Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Students of Color. 9. Fifteen International Students of Color Discuss Their Experiences at Predominantly White Institutions. 10. Students Discuss Their Perceptions of Life at Predominantly White Institutions.

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