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The years that matter most : how college makes or breaks us, Paul Tough

Label
The years that matter most : how college makes or breaks us
Title
The years that matter most
Title remainder
how college makes or breaks us
Statement of responsibility
Paul Tough
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The best-selling author of How Children Succeed returns with a devastatingly powerful, mind-changing inquiry into higher education in the United States"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tough, Paul
Dewey number
378.1/98
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2351
LC item number
.T68 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Universities and colleges
  • Educational equalization
  • College student orientation
  • College students
  • College students
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Social Classes
  • EDUCATION / Higher
  • HISTORY / Social History
Label
The years that matter most : how college makes or breaks us, Paul Tough
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [335]-370) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
WANTING IN: Decision day -- The mobility equation -- GETTING IN: Stress test -- Income-typical behavior -- Taylorsville -- FIXING THE TEST: Reputation management -- Test prep -- Blessed -- FITTING IN: The outsider -- Roots -- Pedigree -- Thanksgiving -- LETTING IN: The admissions-industrial complex -- Going test-optional -- Trinity's problem -- STAYING IN: The graduation gap -- Belonging -- An intrusive culture -- HANGING ON: Who needs college? -- Lower ed -- GETTING AN A: Ancestors -- What is X? -- Workshop mode -- AFTER THE WAR: The GI Bill -- Playing for first
Control code
on1080247689
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 390 pages
Isbn
9780544944480
Lccn
2019013123
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1080247689
Label
The years that matter most : how college makes or breaks us, Paul Tough
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [335]-370) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
WANTING IN: Decision day -- The mobility equation -- GETTING IN: Stress test -- Income-typical behavior -- Taylorsville -- FIXING THE TEST: Reputation management -- Test prep -- Blessed -- FITTING IN: The outsider -- Roots -- Pedigree -- Thanksgiving -- LETTING IN: The admissions-industrial complex -- Going test-optional -- Trinity's problem -- STAYING IN: The graduation gap -- Belonging -- An intrusive culture -- HANGING ON: Who needs college? -- Lower ed -- GETTING AN A: Ancestors -- What is X? -- Workshop mode -- AFTER THE WAR: The GI Bill -- Playing for first
Control code
on1080247689
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 390 pages
Isbn
9780544944480
Lccn
2019013123
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1080247689

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