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ENG 4950: Senior Seminar

10/2018

 Websites

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

 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.

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