Student Development in College

Student Development in College


  • Author : Lori D. Patton
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2016-02-29
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118821817


Student Development in College Book Description :

THE ESSENTIAL STUDENT DEVELOPMENT REFERENCE, UPDATED WITH CUTTING-EDGE THEORY AND PRACTICE Student Development in College is the go-to resource for student affairs, and is considered a key reference for those most committed to conscious and intentional student affairs practice. This third edition includes new chapters on social class, disability, and emerging identity theories, with expanded coverage of faith and gender identity. A new framework provides guidance for facilitating dialogues about theory, teaching theory, and the importance of educators as consumers of theory. Discussion questions conclude each chapter and vignettes are woven throughout to provide practical context for theory. Learning activities in the appendix promote comprehension a...

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Student Development in College


  • Author : Nancy J. Evans
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2009-11-05
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0470557125


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College Student Development

College Student Development


  • Author : Wendy K. Killam, PhD, NCC, CRC, LPC
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2017-04-18
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780826118165


College Student Development Book Description :

Prepares readers to meet the needs of an increasingly diverse college student population This is a timely and comprehensive overview of key theories of student development that illustrates their application across a range of student services with diverse student populations. It is distinguished by its focus on nontraditional student populations including adults changing careers, parents, veterans, and international students. The book examines relevant theories of cognitive, ethical, moral, and personality development and theories of identity development in terms of ethnicity, gender, and ability. Also covered are theories relevant to disability issues, LGBT identity issues, and to choice of career and major/degree. Unique to the text is information o...

College Student Development

College Student Development


  • Author : Don G. Creamer
  • Publisher : University Press of Amer
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015034019912


College Student Development Book Description :

This book contains articles on the most recent thinking about developmental programming in student affairs. "Progress Toward Intentional Student Development" (Don Creamer) introduces a concept orientation in developmental programming. "The Professional Practice of Student Development" (C. Carney Strange and Patricia King) presents a rationale for the professional practice of student development in student affairs. "Recent Theories and Research Underlying Student Development" (Robert Rodgers) updates theories and research underlying student development. "Assessing Development From a Cognitive-Developmental Perspective" (Patricia King) demonstrates the benefits, disadvantages and risks to student development practice associated with formal and informal...

Student Development in the First College Year

Student Development in the First College Year


  • Author : Tracy Lynn Skipper
  • Publisher : National Resource Center for the First-Year Experience
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : PSU:000058185025


Student Development in the First College Year Book Description :

Student Development in the First College Year provides a detailed overview of some of the most commonly referenced theories of learning and development in the college years. What sets this primer apart from other treatments of student development theory is its careful attention to the first college year and the wide range of educational environments in which learning and development take place. The primer includes a discussion of moving from theory to educational practice and strategies for assessing developmental outcomes....

Case Studies for Student Development Theory

Case Studies for Student Development Theory


  • Author : Jason C. Garvey
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-06-17
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780429879166


Case Studies for Student Development Theory Book Description :

This much-needed case study book provides higher education and student affairs graduate students, practitioners, and faculty with the tools to enhance their learning of student development theory and to apply this learning to practice. Each chapter offers a summary of theory – covering traditional and newer student development models – in addition to multiple case studies that help readers focus on practice that fosters social justice and inclusion. The case studies for each chapter represent a range of institutional types and diverse student populations, offering an opportunity to explore the intersections of various developmental processes and to foster social justice and inclusion in higher education contexts. Guiding questions at the end of e...

Identity Development of College Students

Identity Development of College Students


  • Author : Susan R. Jones
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-02-05
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118482285


Identity Development of College Students Book Description :

Identity Development of College Students Building off the foundational work of Erik Erikson and Arthur Chickering, Identity Development of College Students adds broad and innovative research to describe contemporary perspectives of identity development at the intersection of context, personal characteristics, and social identities. The authors employ different theoretical perspectives to explore the nature of context—how it both influences and is influenced by multiple social identities. Each chapter includes discussion and reflection questions and activities for individual or small group work. Praise for Identity Development of College Students "Susan R. Jones and Elisa S. Abes have provided us with a comprehensive and beautifully written overview...

Rethinking College Student Development Theory Using Critical Frameworks

Rethinking College Student Development Theory Using Critical Frameworks


  • Author : Elisa S. Abes
  • Publisher : Stylus Publishing, LLC
  • Release Date : 2019-08-13
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781620367667


Rethinking College Student Development Theory Using Critical Frameworks Book Description :

A major new contribution to college student development theory, this book brings “third wave” theories to bear on this vitally important topic. The book has three sections: The first briefly introduces the third wave theories that have recently expanded the frame of the topic; the second uses those theories to focus on specific aspects of student development; and the third brings it all together with a few chapters that look at the implications for practice. The first section includes a chapter that provides an overview of the evolution of student development theories as well as chapters describing the critical and poststructural theories most relevant to the next iteration of student development theory. These theories include critical race theor...

Empowering Women in Higher Education and Student Affairs

Empowering Women in Higher Education and Student Affairs


  • Author : Penny A. Pasque
  • Publisher : Stylus Publishing, LLC.
  • Release Date : 2012-02-27
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1579225209


Empowering Women in Higher Education and Student Affairs Book Description :

How do we interrupt the current paradigms of sexism in the academy? How do we construct a new and inclusive gender paradigm that resists the dominant values of the patriarchy? And why are these agendas important not just for women, but for higher education as a whole? These are the questions that these extensive and rich analyses of the historical and contemporary roles of women in higher education— as administrators, faculty, students, and student affairs professionals—seek constructively to answer. In doing so they address the intersection of gender and women’s other social identities, such as of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, class, and ability. This book addresses the experiences and position of women students, from application to col...