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Chasing Zeroes: The Rise of Student Debt, the Fall of the College Ideal, and One Overachiever's Misguided Pursuit of Success
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life
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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,790. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
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
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 81,270. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,630. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » 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
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Price: Free! Words: 24,180. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
This book contains a collection of 16 essays covering various topics related to the field of education.
The Smart Money Degree: How to Gain an Unfair Advantage in Life and Career
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,770. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
We all know that a college degree is associated with higher earning potential and career advancement. However, the standard way to achieve this education is both inefficient and costly. Many successful people have already discovered how to gain an unfair advantage that allows them to get as much as $250,000 ahead before their peers even graduate. This Smart Money Degree is now available to you.
Get it Done Faster! Secrets of Dissertation Success
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,630. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,920. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
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.
Say This, NOT That to Your Professor
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,000. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012 by NorLightsPress. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
In Say This, NOT That to Your Professor, an award-winning, tenured communication professor takes you “inside the faculty mind,” and provides the words your professors wish you’d say to manage your classroom experience with confidence. Get ready for improved relationships with your professors, better grades, and an amazing college experience!