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Law School Materials for Success
Price: Free! Words: 25,880. Language: American English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
The first year of law school is, for many people, one of the most significant transitions of their adult life. Law school demands a lot as it helps you make the transition from your prior identity as student (or as some other occupational role) to your new identity as an attorney. To meet the demands of law school, it is often helpful to have the big picture before you begin.
From proposal to thesis - Revised edition
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 41,560. Language: British English. Published: August 6, 2015 by White & MacLean Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
This highly practical book is full of useful advice and tips on how to write your thesis, taking you through the whole process from getting started and collecting data to handing it in. The information Denis Feather provides here is based on many years of teaching research methodologies and supervising students at all levels.
Notes from the President — A Window into Manchester University 2004-2014
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,010. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life & student affairs
Each month for 10 years, Manchester University President Jo Young Switzer assembled newsworthy items and wrote an opening essay and closing reflection for a newsletter aimed at allowing graduates living around the United States and the globe to stay connected with the energy, learning, and spirit of Manchester University. This collection of excerpts was gleaned from those newsletters.
Education, Universities and Educology Vol. II: Education and the Uses of Educology in Universities
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,650. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
The big question which both volumes address is how can the structure of the fund of knowledge about education be used productively and fruitfully to organize university faculty, curriculum and research programs whose purpose is to teach, extend and disseminate knowledge about education. Volume II deals with the question of "How can educology be used to organize faculties in universities?"
Education, Universities and Educology Vol I: Educology as Knowledge about Education
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,550. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
The big question which both volumes address is how can the structure of the fund of knowledge about education be used productively and fruitfully to organize university faculty, curriculum and research programs whose purpose is to teach, extend and disseminate knowledge about education. Volume I deals with the question of "What is knowledge about education?"
Chasing Zeroes: The Rise of Student Debt, the Fall of the College Ideal, and One Overachiever's Misguided Pursuit of Success
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
In this provocative account of college life, Laura Newland exposes the challenges facing her generation. She arrives at Duke University with unbridled ambition, but student loans leave her susceptible to a Wall Street recruiting machine that is winning over the best and brightest. On her turbulent journey to Wall Street’s doorstep, Newland reveals an alarming side of our higher education system.
Law School 20|20
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,790. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Law » Legal Education
Law School 20|20 is a modern, all-encompassing guide for law school applicants, students, and graduates. It addresses all aspects of getting into law school, succeeding in law school, and choosing the career path that's right for you. "20|20" refers to the book's unique take on legal education and training, giving you a clear and unfettered view of law school and the job search, warts and all.
The Education Conundrum: One academic's thoughts on a wicked problem
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 81,270. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
The author, who has more than 25 years’ experience of teaching and researching within the Irish university system, casts a critical eye upon a variety of issues relating to education and its place in society; the organization of the education system; the philosophy of teaching and learning; the culture of academic science; PhD-level education and the vagaries of the academic world.
Eat Kids at School
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,630. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Administration / higher
This book lists 206 stories, anecdotes, and commentaries on the world of higher education. They are based on my experiences as a faculty member for 41+ years, an interested observer of higher education for many years before that, a department chair for 9 years, and on a number of stories I have heard from others.
Educative Essays: Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 24,180. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
This book contains a collection of 16 essays covering various topics related to the field of education.
Get it Done Faster! Secrets of Dissertation Success
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,630. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
This books offers proven strategies and techniques to help you finish the dissertation faster. Laid out in easy to read, practical and applicable chapters, you’ll learn workable approaches for getting more done in small blocks of time, how to take care of yourself in this process, how to set up your work-space for maximum effectiveness, strategic goal setting, and how to create good work habits.
Succeeding with Difficult Professors and Tough Courses
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,920. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
In College? Have concerns with a Difficult Professor or a Tough Course? This book is for you: undergrads, graduate students, anyone in college at any level.Written by someone who has been there -- both sides. Dr. Joseph Koob has 4 degrees and taught for over 20 years at the college level. If it is about the GRADE -- this book touches all the bases and you might just learn something in the bargain.