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Rethinking campus life : new perspectives on the history of college students in the United States

Author: Christine A Ogren; Marc A VanOverbeke
Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, [2018] ©2018
Series: Historical studies in education.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This edited volume explores the history of student life throughout the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Chapter authors examine the expanding reach of scholarship on the history of college students; the history of underrepresented students, including black, Latino, and LGBTQ students; and student life at state normal schools and their successors, regional colleges and universities, and at community colleges and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rethinking campus life.
Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, [2018]
(OCoLC)1045629732
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christine A Ogren; Marc A VanOverbeke
ISBN: 9783319756134 3319756133
OCLC Number: 1020027536
Description: xv, 311 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Rethinking campus life / Christine A. Ogren and Marc A. VanOverbeke --
Trends in the historiography of American college student life : populations, organizations, and behaviors / Michael S. Hevel and Heidi A. Jaeckle --
"We are not so easily to be overcome" : fraternities on the American college campus / Nicholas L. Syrett --
"Mattie Matix" and prodigal princes : a brief history of drag on college campuses from the nineteenth century to the 1940s / Margaret A. Nash, Danielle C. Mireles, and Amanda Scott-Williams --
"Enthusiasm and mutual confidence" : campus life at state normal schools, 1870s-1900s / Christine A. Ogren --
Instruction in living beautifully : social education and heterosocializing in White college sororities / Margaret L. Freeman --
The Mexican American movement / Christopher Tudico --
Student activists and organized labor / Timothy Reese Cain --
New voices, new perspectives : studying the history of student life at community colleges / Nicholas M. Strohl --
Activism, athletics, and student life at state colleges in the 1950s and 1960s / Marc A. VanOverbeke --
Campus life for Southern Black students in the mid-twentieth century / Joy Ann Williamson-Lott --
Higher (power) education : student life in evangelical institutions / Adam Laats --
New perspectives on campus life and setting the agenda for future research / Christine A. Ogren and Marc A. VanOverbeke.
Series Title: Historical studies in education.
Responsibility: Christine A. Ogren, Marc A. VanOverbeke, editors.

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This edited volume explores the history of student life throughout the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. the history of underrepresented students, including black, Latino, and LGBTQ students; and  Read more...

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