The College Dropout and the Utilization of Talent

The College Dropout and the Utilization of Talent

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ISBN-13: 9780691623788
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 12/08/2015
Series: Princeton Legacy Library , #2058
Pages: 270
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.57(d)

Table of Contents

  • Frontmatter, pg. i
  • Foreword, pg. v
  • Contents, pg. vii
  • Introduction: The Dropout in Conflict with Society, pg. 3
  • 1. The Ontogeny of the Dropout Problem, pg. 23
  • 2. The Later Academic, Vocational, and Personal Success of College Dropouts, pg. 37
  • 3. A Critical Review of Research on the College Dropout, pg. 63
  • 4. College Dropouts: Successes or Failures?, pg. 83
  • Dear Parents, pg. 109
  • 5. Personal Determinants and Their Interaction with the Environment, pg. 111
  • 6. Readmission to College After Psychiatric Medical Leave, pg. 131
  • 7. Adaptation, Education, and Emotional Growth, pg. 155
  • 8. The College Dropout in Clinical Perspective, pg. 177
  • 9. Some Socio-Cultural Issues in the Etiology and Treatment of College Dropouts, pg. 189
  • 10. Talent as Danger: Psychoanalytic Observations on Academic Difficulty, pg. 207
  • 11. Identity and Depression in Students Who Fail, pg. 223
  • Conclusion, pg. 237
  • Appendix. Programs and Selected Publications Relating to College Dropouts, pg. 247
  • Contributors, pg. 253
  • Index, pg. 255



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