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Beyond the academic knowledge that will develop college students' interests and intellectual curiosity, Life Lessons 101: Navigating the Unwritten Course of College offers implicit and explicit life lessons that will ultimately shape them. The life lessons outlined in this text are designed to prepare college students with the necessary skills to thrive, while navigating their college years and when working in professional environments afterwards. Undergraduates will be presented with a variety of practical strategies and tools to help them navigate and reflect deeply on the life lessons learned in college. LIFE LESSONS 101: Navigating the Unwritten Course of College includes documented skills and lessons that have been valuable to college students, such as: Understanding and respecting human diversity Time management and how to successfully and purposefully manage their time Practicing healthy habits to preserve mental health Designing presentations with a purpose Navigating life lessons while simultaneously being a successful student Using technology responsibly in a millennial world Managing new responsibilities independently and identifying methods to thrive in the tight quarters of a residential learning community
A comprehensive overview of contemporary communication theory. Entries address topics related not only to paradigms, traditions, and schools, but also metatheory, methodology, inquiry, and applications and contexts.
The means to express conflict is through communication (verbal and nonverbal messages); likewise, the means to manage and address conflict is through communication. The SAGE Handbook of Conflict Communication emphasizes constructive conflict management from a communication perspective which places primacy in the message as the focus of conflict research and practice. Divided into four sections, plus a general introduction and conclusion, the Handbook focuses on contexts in which conflict occurs: interpersonal, organizational, community, and intercultural/international.
The revised Fourth Edition of The SAGE Handbook of Interpersonal Communication offers researchers and postgraduate students a state-of-the-art reference work. Well-known experts summarize theory, research, and address key issues such as personal relationships, computer-mediated communication, language, personality, skills, nonverbal communication, and communication across the life span. This updated Handbook covers a wide range of established and emerging topics including: * biological and physiological processes * qualitative and quantitative methods for studying interpersonal communication * interpersonal communication in work, family, intercultural, and health contexts * supportive and divisive transactions * social networks
The American Psychological Association’s (APA) resource for abstracts of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, is the largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health. It contains over 5 million records and summaries dating as far back as the 1600s. Journal coverage, which spans from the 1800s to the present, includes international material selected from around 2,500 periodicals in dozens of languages.
Provides full text coverage to nearly 9,100 journals, including over 7,900 peer-reviewed titles in the social sciences, humanities, general science, multi-cultural studies, education and more. Full-text coverage dates back to 1985 and is updated daily.
A complete one-stop source for information on social issues. Users have access to viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, interactive maps, videos, streaming audio, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles.
From immigration to stem cells to texting-while-driving, Opposing Viewpoints in Context delivers 13,000+ pro/con views, 1,000+ court case overviews, and thousands more topic overviews, biographies and profiles.
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Provides full text of articles from over 350 journals as far back as 1996, in addition to indexing of more than 770 periodicals dating back to 1983. Content includes in-depth coverage of special education and more than 100,000 controlled and cross-referenced names of educational tests. Subject coverage includes adult education, multicultural/ethnic education, teaching methods and much more.
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