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College Experience for Men of Color, The

By Amy Baldwin, Brian Tietje, Ann Fellinger, Dalton Lemelle, Derek Moore

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jan 4, 2013

Description

This is the only book on the market with research-based, culturally-relevant content and activities that speak directly to a broad cross-section of men of color enrolled in college.

 

The College Experience for Men of Color, "keeps it real," as the saying goes, and has the courage to address pressing issues facing black men today. It includes profiles written by successful students and working professionals who come from a variety of backgrounds to provide insight into handling college challenges from a black male's perspective. Each unit begins with a selection of black history to open discussion about people and events that have affected the black experience in America. Activities reinforce critical topics of each unit (ie. - time management, learning styles, study skills) to encourage men of color to create relationships that take advantage of campus resources, to become involved and proactive about success, and to navigate barriers that prevent them from getting support. In addition, there are numerous opportunities within the text for students to reflect on their experiences as men of color.

Table of Contents

The College Experience for Men of Color helps students:

  • Gain greater self-awareness
  • Define their personal identity
  • Visualize stories of success from within their reference group
  • Identify their resource network
  • Establish their personal strategy for success

This title is also sold in the various packages listed below. Before purchasing one of these packages, speak with your professor about which one will help you be successful in your course.

Package ISBN-13: 9780321920027

Includes this title packaged with:

  • College Experience, The
    Amy Baldwin, Brian Tietje

$110.47 | Add to Cart

Package ISBN-13: 9780321919991

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  • College Experience Compact, The
    Amy Baldwin, Brian Tietje

$84.47 | Add to Cart

Package ISBN-13: 9780321867711

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  • Community College Experience, The, 3rd Edition
    Amy Baldwin

$92.87 | Add to Cart

Package ISBN-13: 9780321867674

Includes this title packaged with:

  • Community College Experience, Brief Edition, The, 3rd Edition
    Amy Baldwin

$67.87 | Add to Cart

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ISBN-10: 0-321-90270-X

ISBN-13: 978-0-321-90270-2

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