Strategies for College Success / Edition 3

Strategies for College Success / Edition 3

by Mary C. Starke
     
 

This introduction to college life explores the academic, personal, and social aspects of attending college for both traditional and non-traditional students. It features new coverage of many current topics, including learning styles, sexual harassment and date rape, crime on campus, conflict resolution, the Internet and electronic mail. See more details below

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Overview

This introduction to college life explores the academic, personal, and social aspects of attending college for both traditional and non-traditional students. It features new coverage of many current topics, including learning styles, sexual harassment and date rape, crime on campus, conflict resolution, the Internet and electronic mail.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780134495705
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
12/04/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
374
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.87(h) x 0.64(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
1Benefits and Goals of a College Education1
2College Resources11
3Time Management30
4College Lectures: Listening and Taking Notes49
5Study Techniques, Learning Styles, Reading and Marking Textbooks61
6Examinations: Studying, Improving Your Memory, and Reducing Anxiety84
7Library Research102
8Papers: Thinking and Writing Logically118
9Relationships136
10Responsible Intimacy162
11A Healthy Lifestyle198
12Substance Abuse238
13Values Clarification273
14Multicultural Diversity295
15Careers340
16The Computer: A Student's Best Friend356
Bibliography and References376
Index381
Stress Management Audiocassette Order Form384

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