ERIC Number: ED275377
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Key Resources on Community Colleges: A Guide to the Field and Its Literature.
Cohen, Arthur M.; And Others
This bibliographic guide to the literature that has contributed to the two-year college field over the past 20 years provides annotations to over 650 books, articles, and research reports. The guide is organized into the following chapters: (1) the development of community college literature; (2) general resources on two-year colleges; (3) students; (4) faculty; (5) governance, administration, and planning; (6) financing and budgeting; (7) instruction, instructional support, and student services; (8) occupational education; (9) remedial and developmental education; (10) continuing education and community services; (11) the collegiate function; (12) educational opportunity and social mobility; and (13) additional sources of information such as periodicals and newsletters. Annotations indicate the type of information provided by the work, summarize the author's main point(s), and suggest how and for whom the work is useful. Outstanding or groundbreaking works are identified, and subject and author indexes are provided. (LAL)
Descriptors: Academic Education, Access to Education, Annotated Bibliographies, College Administration, College Faculty, College Instruction, College Planning, Community Colleges, Community Services, Continuing Education, Educational Finance, Governance, Remedial Instruction, Student Personnel Services, Two Year College Students, Two Year Colleges, Vocational Education
Jossey-Bass Inc., Publishers, 433 California St., San Francisco, CA 94104 ($35.00).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; ERIC Publications
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse for Junior Colleges, Los Angeles, CA.