skip to content
Perspectives on student affairs in South Africa Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Perspectives on student affairs in South Africa

Author: Ahmed Bawa; Martin Mandew; McGlory T Speckman
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The goal of Perspectives on Student Affairs in South Africa is to generate interest in student affairs in South Africa. The papers contained herein are based on best practice, local experience and well-researched international and local theories. The papers in this book deal with matters pertaining to international and national trends in student affairs: academic development, access and retention, counselling, and  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ahmed Bawa; Martin Mandew; McGlory T Speckman
ISBN: 9781920677602 1920677607 1920677445 9781920677442
OCLC Number: 897090889
Description: 1 online resource (1 PDF (xiv, 154 pages) : )
Contents: Cover; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Biographical notes; Introduction; Key challenges facing student affairs: An international perspective; Summary; Introduction; Understanding student affairs in developed and developing regions; Influences of internationalisation on student affairs; The quest for a normative framework; Professionalising an emerging discipline; Influences of globalisation on student affairs; Conclusion; Notes; An overview of critical issues in the student affairs profession: A South African perspective; Summary; Introduction. The foundation of the student affairs professionThe transformation agenda; Financial needs and challenges of students; Cultivating and developing ethical leadership; The way forward; Note; Academic development: Bridging the gap for student development and success; Summary; Introduction; Towards a dialogical relationship; What is 'academic development'?; Unpacking 'disadvantage'; Deficient Others; Coming in from the cold; Building firm foundations; Hitting the sweet spot; Are we there yet?; Put your money where your mouth is; Critical questions for the student affairs movement; Conclusion. NotesStudent success as the number one affair in student affairs: A structural inequality outlook; Summary; Introduction; Stock-taking in the South African context; Enhancing student success and understanding learning; Conclusion; A return to basics: Selected views on factors preventing access to higher education in South Africa; Summary; Education in South Africa; Our study; Recommendations; Conclusion; Notes; The ethical challenges of a student counselling professional: When is discretion permissible?; Summary; Introduction; Problem statement; Central ethical issues. Relevant central concepts, codes and lawsManagement suggestions; Conclusion; Notes; The place of social work as a support service for tertiary students; Summary; Introduction; The university community context; Rationale for social work services; Needs of students; Students with disabilities; International students; Social work practice; The role of the social worker; Conclusion; Towards an asset-based model: A critical reflection on student material support with special reference to clienthood/citizenship tension; Summary; Introduction; Clienthood and citizenship. Material support as an enablerMaterial support, beneficence and clienthood; The context of material support; Interventions and evaluation; Towards an asset-based model; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Back cover.
Responsibility: edited by McGlory Speckman and Martin Mandew ; foreword by Prof. Ahmed Bawa.

Abstract:

The goal of Perspectives on Student Affairs in South Africa is to generate interest in student affairs in South Africa. The papers contained herein are based on best practice, local experience and well-researched international and local theories. The papers in this book deal with matters pertaining to international and national trends in student affairs: academic development, access and retention, counselling, and material support for students coming from disadvantaged backgrounds. They are linked to national and international developments, as described in the first two papers. This publicatio.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/897090889> # Perspectives on student affairs in South Africa
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "897090889" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/sa> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Place/place_of_publication_not_identified> ; # Place of publication not identified
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Topic/student_affairs_services> ; # Student affairs services
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Topic/counseling_in_higher_education_south_africa> ; # Counseling in higher education--South Africa
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Place/south_africa> ; # South Africa.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Topic/counseling_in_higher_education> ; # Counseling in higher education
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Topic/student_affairs_services_south_africa> ; # Student affairs services--South Africa
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/378.1980968/e23/> ;
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Person/bawa_ahmed> ; # Ahmed Bawa
   schema:datePublished "2014" ;
   schema:description "Cover; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Biographical notes; Introduction; Key challenges facing student affairs: An international perspective; Summary; Introduction; Understanding student affairs in developed and developing regions; Influences of internationalisation on student affairs; The quest for a normative framework; Professionalising an emerging discipline; Influences of globalisation on student affairs; Conclusion; Notes; An overview of critical issues in the student affairs profession: A South African perspective; Summary; Introduction."@en ;
   schema:description "The goal of Perspectives on Student Affairs in South Africa is to generate interest in student affairs in South Africa. The papers contained herein are based on best practice, local experience and well-researched international and local theories. The papers in this book deal with matters pertaining to international and national trends in student affairs: academic development, access and retention, counselling, and material support for students coming from disadvantaged backgrounds. They are linked to national and international developments, as described in the first two papers. This publicatio."@en ;
   schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Person/mandew_martin_martin_de_porres_archibald> ; # Martin de Porres Archibald Mandew
   schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Person/speckman_mcglory_t> ; # McGlory T. Speckman
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2050749415> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#CreativeWork/> ;
   schema:name "Perspectives on student affairs in South Africa"@en ;
   schema:productID "897090889" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/897090889#PublicationEvent/place_of_publication_not_identified_publisher_not_identified_2014> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Agent/publisher_not_identified> ; # [publisher not identified]
   schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1771007> ;
   schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/columbia/detail.action?docID=1771007> ;
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1771007> ;
   schema:url <http://muse.jhu.edu/books/9781920677602/> ;
   schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=663281> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781920677602> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781920677442> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/897090889> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Agent/publisher_not_identified> # [publisher not identified]
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "[publisher not identified]" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Person/mandew_martin_martin_de_porres_archibald> # Martin de Porres Archibald Mandew
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Mandew" ;
   schema:givenName "Martin de Porres Archibald" ;
   schema:givenName "Martin" ;
   schema:name "Martin de Porres Archibald Mandew" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Person/speckman_mcglory_t> # McGlory T. Speckman
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Speckman" ;
   schema:givenName "McGlory T." ;
   schema:name "McGlory T. Speckman" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Place/place_of_publication_not_identified> # Place of publication not identified
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Place of publication not identified" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Topic/counseling_in_higher_education> # Counseling in higher education
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Counseling in higher education"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Topic/counseling_in_higher_education_south_africa> # Counseling in higher education--South Africa
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Counseling in higher education--South Africa"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Topic/student_affairs_services> # Student affairs services
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Student affairs services"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#Topic/student_affairs_services_south_africa> # Student affairs services--South Africa
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Student affairs services--South Africa"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2050749415#CreativeWork/>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/897090889> ; # Perspectives on student affairs in South Africa
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781920677442>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1920677445" ;
   schema:isbn "9781920677442" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781920677602>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1920677607" ;
   schema:isbn "9781920677602" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.