Pascarella, Ernest T.

How college affects students : a third decade of research / Ernest T. Pascarella, Patrick T. Terenzini. - 1st ed. - San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, c2005 - v. ; 26 cm. - The Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series . - Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series. .

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Studying college outcomes in the 1990s : overview and organization of the research -- Theories and models of student change in college -- Development of verbal, quantitative, and subject matter competence -- Cognitive skills and intellectual growth -- Psychosocial change -- Attitudes and values -- Moral development -- Educational attainment and persistence -- Career and economic impacts of college -- Quality of life after college -- How college affects students : a summary -- Implications for research, practice, and policy.

0787910449 9780787910440 (v. 2 : alk. paper)

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College students--United States--Longitudinal studies.
College graduates--United States--Longitudinal studies.

LA229 / .P34 2005

378.1/98/0973