By Elizabeth M. Cox,Jesse S. Watson
The editors and contributing authors study a number of scholar teams in addition to supply voice to the marginalization felt via a gaggle of college. subject matters include:
- Examining the concept that of scholar marginalization via a framework according to Dewey's 1916 paintings, Democracy and Education
- Experiences of grownup English as moment Language learners
- Seeing the neighborhood university setting in the course of the eyes of pupil athletes
- Current learn on lesbian, homosexual, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) neighborhood students and the necessity for more
- Student Veterans
- Underprepared university students
- and group collage college in correctional institutions.
The quantity concludes with key assets for an individual who works with or researches marginalized populations. The assets comprise resources for additional analyzing, latest firms serving a number of marginalized teams, and a few attainable investment opportunities.
This is the a hundred and fifty fifth quantity of the Jossey-Bass quarterly record sequence New instructions for neighborhood Colleges. necessary to the pro libraries of presidents, vice presidents, deans, and different leaders in modern open-door associations, New instructions for neighborhood Colleges presents professional counsel in assembly the demanding situations in their designated and increasing academic mission.
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Marginalized Students: New Directions for Community Colleges, Number 155 (J-B CC Single Issue Community Colleges) by Elizabeth M. Cox,Jesse S. Watson