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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Handbook on the community college in America.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1994
|All Authors / Contributors:||
George A Baker; Judy Dudziak; Peggy Tyler
|Description:||xxiii, 681 pages ; 25 cm|
|Contents:||pt. 1. Historical Development of the Community College. Seven Streams in the Historical Development of the Modern American Community College / James L. Ratcliff. Evolution of Junior Colleges into Community Colleges / Edmund J. Gleazer, Jr. The Fortunes of the Transfer Function: Community Colleges and Transfer 1900-1990 / Judith S. Eaton. The Shifting Focus in Determining the Legal Status of the American Community College / S.V. Martorana. The Community College Mission / Quentin J. Bogart. The Evolution of State Systems of Community Colleges in the United States / Terrence A. Tollefson. Hispanics and Community Colleges / Eduardo J. Padron. Women and Leadership / Rosemary Gillett-Karam --
pt. 2. The Mission and Functions of the Community College. The Mission and Functions of the Community College: An Overview / Albert L. Lorenzo. Improving Transfer Effectiveness / Dorothy Knoell. Synthesis of Literature Related to Tech-Prep Outcomes / Cassy Key. Synthesis of the Literature on the Community Services Function Assumed by Community Colleges to Meet the Needs of Local Communities and Citizens over the Life Cycle / Michael Mezack III. Remedial/Developmental Education: Past, Present, and Future / Milton G. Spann, Jr. and Suella McCrimmon. Challenges Facing the Urban Community College: A Literature Review / Robert Pedersen. Rural Community Colleges: Meeting the Challenges of the 1990s / Anne S. McNutt --
pt. 3. Curriculum and Instructional Development in the Community College. Teaching for Learning: Instructional Development and Change in Two-Year Colleges / Albert B. Smith. The Historical Development of Academic Programs in Community Colleges / George R. Boggs and Judy J. Cater. Educational Technology in Community Colleges / George Voegel --
pt. 4. Leading and Managing the Community College. Research and Practice on Shared Governance and Participatory Decision Making / Richard L. Alfred. Linked in Governance: The Role of the President and the Board of Trustees in the Community College / Charles J. Carlsen and Robert Burdick. Leadership Skills for Participative Governance / Susan B. Twombly and Marilyn J. Amey. Institutional Effectiveness as a Leadership and Management Process / Dwight A. Burrill. Understanding the Many Contexts of the Two-Year College / Peter H. Garland. A Synthesis of the Research on the Community College and the Legislative Process at the State Level / Donald E. Puyear. Entrepreneurial Management in American Community Colleges: Theory and Practice / William L. Deegan --
pt. 5. Resource Development in the Community College. Resource Development in the Community College: The Evolution of Resource Policy Development for Community Colleges as Related to Support from Local, State, and Federal Governments / James L. Wattenbarger. The Development of a Structure to Link the Fiscal Function to Strategic Planning in Community Colleges / Bryon N. McClenney. Building Budgets for Effective Resource Utilization / Roland K. Smith. Community College Resource Development: Foundations and Fund-Raising / Lawrence Subia Miller --
pt. 6. Human Resource Management in the Community College. Human Resource Management Issues in Community Colleges / Glen Gabert. Management of Human Resources in the Community College / Helen M. Burnstad --
pt. 7. The Community College Faculty. The Preparation, Screening, and Selection of Community College Faculty Members / Elizabeth M. Hawthorne. Maxims for Excellence in Teaching: Reaching the Underserved / Rosemary Gillett-Karam. Faculty Practices and Attitudes as Teachers and Scholars: A Review of Research / James C. Palmer --
pt. 8. Student Development in the Community College. Synthesis of Literature Related to Historical and Current Functions of Student Services / Don G. Creamer. Diversity Among Community College Student Populations / Howard L. Simmons. Marketing the Vision: A Structured Approach to Marketing Higher Education / Starnell K. Williams. Student Assessment in the Community College and the Use of Technology in Testing / Karen L. Hays. The Role of Student Services in the Response to Reduced Support / Jane E. Matson --
pt. 9. External Forces and the Community College. The Articulation Function of the Community College / Carolyn Prager. Expanding Partnerships Between Community Colleges and Business/Industry as a Tool for Economic Development / Tony Zeiss. Enhancing the Image of the Community College Through Public Relations / Charlotte A. Biggerstaff. The Impact of Proprietary Schools on the Viability of Community Colleges / Jon A. Hittman --
pt. 10. The Future of the Community College. A Synthesis of the Literature on Understanding the New Vision for Community College Culture: The Concept of Building Community / Stephen K. Mittelstet. New Wave Students and the Community College / Laura I. Rendon and James R. Valadez. A Paradigm Shift to Team Leadership in the Community College / Sandra C. Acebo. Strategic Management of Community College in a Dynamic Environment / Gunder Myran and Linda Howdyshell. The Challenges and Obligations Facing Community Colleges in the Twenty-First Century: A Community-Based Perspective / Daniel J. Phelan. The Role of Communication and Technology in the Community College in the Twenty-First Century / Phillip C. English. How Critics View the Community College's Role in the Twenty-First Century / Fred L. Pincus. Globalization of the American Community College / Phillip Venditti.
|Responsibility:||edited by George A. Baker III ; Judy Dudziak and Peggy Tyler, technical editors.|
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