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ERIC Number: EJ543049
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0271-9517
Postmodern View of Advisement in Higher Education.
Stowe, Donald E.
NACADA Journal, v16 n2 p16-18 Fall 1996
Examines implications of postmodernism, particularly chaos theory, for academic advising. Suggests that postmodernist advising acknowledges student angst and self-doubt, views each individual as a unique person and each advising session as a unique opportunity, views change as an ally rather than nemesis, and believes the advisor's impact is not predictable or linear. (MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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