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Revised 10/2018

 Websites

Selected Web Sites on Liberal Education, Writing,  the Research Process, and Resume Preparation

Revised 07/2019

 Books

Selected Titles in the Madonna University Library on Liberal Education, Writing, the Research Process, and Resume Preparation

Liberal Education:

HD8038 U5 K56 1995
The ‘True Professional Ideal’ in America: A History/ Bruce A. Kimball. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 1995.

LA227.4 B478 2006
What’s Liberal about the Liberal Arts? : Classroom Politics and Bias in Higher Education
/ Michael Berube. NY: Norton, 2006.

LB14.7 D39 2006
Wonderlust: Ruminations on Liberal Education
/ Michael Davis. South Bend: St Augustine’s Press, 2006.

LB2324 B46 2013
Is College Worth It?
/ William J. Bennett. Nashville: Thos. Nelson, 2013.

LC1011 H257 2001
Bonfire of the Humanities: Rescuing the Classics in an Impoverished Age
/ Victor Hanson et al. Wilmington, ISI Books, 2001.

LC1011 K56 1995
Orators & Philosophers: A History of the Idea of Liberal Education
/ Bruce A. Kimball. New York: College Board, 1995.

LC1011 R63 2010
Why Choose the Liberal Arts?
/ Mark William Roche. Notre Dame: U of Notre Dame Pr., 2010.

LC1011 R75 2014
Beyond the University: Why Liberal Education Matters
/ Michael S. Roth. New Haven: Yale UP, 2014.

LC1011 S33 2000
A Student’s Guide to Liberal Learning
/ James V. Schall. Wilmington, Del: ISI Books, 2000.

LC1011 S78 2003
A Student’s Guide to the Liberal Arts
/ ed. Wilburn T. Stancil. Kansas, Mo.: Rockhurst UP, 2003.

LC1023 L52 2005
Liberal Arts Colleges and Liberal Arts Education: New Evidence on Impacts
/ Ernest T. Pascarella. San Francisco: Wiley, 2005.

LC1023 W55 2003
The Case for Classical Christian Education
/ Douglas Wilson. Wheaton, Ill: Crossway, 2003.

NX180 S6 P657 2015
Cultural Renewal: Restoring the Liberal and Fine Arts
/ Arthur Pontynen. New Brunswick: Transaction, 2015.

PN35 G786
The Great Conversation: the Substance of a Liberal Education
/ Robert M. Hutchins. Chicago: Britannica, 1952.

Writing:

P211 F46 2014
Nicely Said: Writing for the Web with Style and Purpose
/ Nicole Fenton/Kate Kiefer Lee. San Francisco: Peachpit Press, 2014.

Electronic Resource
The Office of Assertion:  An Art of Rhetoric for the Academy Essay/ Scott F. Crider. Wilmington: ISI Books, 2005.

Electronic Resource
Writing up your university assignments and research projects a practical handbook/ Neil Murray/Geraldine Hughes. New York: Open University Press, 2008

PE1421 P56 2014

The Sense of Style: the Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century
/ Steven Pinker. New York: Viking, 2014.

Electronic Resource
The Wiley Guide to Writing Essays about Literature/ Paul Headrick. Malden: Wiley Blackwell, 2014.

Research:

Electronic Resource
How to Research
/Loraine Blaxter et al. Maidenhead: McGraw-Hill, 2010.

LB2369 W57 2009
The Undergraduate Research Handbook
/ Gina Wisker. New York: Macmillan, 2009

Electronic Resource
53 Interesting Ways to Communicate Your Research
/ Irenee Daly et al. Suffolk: P&H, 2014.

Electronic Resource
The Craft of Research
/ Wayne Booth et al. Chicago: U of Chicago Pr., 2008.

Resumes:

HF5383 F32 2005
The Quick Resume & Cover Letter Book
/ Michael J. Farr. Indianapolis: JIST, 2005.

HF5383 H53 2008
The Resume Handbook: How to Write Outstanding Resumes & Cover Letters for Every Situation
/ Arthur D. Rosenberg. Avon: Adams Media, 2008.

HF5383 H284 2008
Top Notch Executive Resumes
/ Katherine Hansen. Franklin Lakes: Career Press, 2008.

Electronic Resource
Killer Cover Letters and Resumes: WetFeet Insider Guide/ WetFeet (Firm). San Francisco: WetFeet, 2008.


Revised 06/2017

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