Student Services A Handbook for the Profession

ISBN-10: 0787960500

ISBN-13: 9780787960506

Edition: 4th 2003 (Revised)

Authors: Susan R. Komives, Dudley B. Woodard, Associated Publishers Staff

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As the foundation book for the student services profession, this handbook is valued by both practitioners and graduate students. It provides a comprehensive overview of theoretical foundations, essential competencies and guiding principles of the profession.
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List price: $75.00
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/7/2003
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 768
Size: 8.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 3.586
Language: English

Susan R. Komives

The Authors
Historical Roots and Contemporary Context
Historical Overview of American Higher Education
Institutional Diversity in American Higher Education
The Many Dimensions of Student Diversity
Professional Foundations and Principles
The Development of Student Affairs
Philosophies and Values Guiding the Student Affairs Profession
Ethical Standards and Principles
Legal Foundations of Student Affairs Practice
Theoretical Bases of the Profession
The Nature and Uses of Theory
Psychosocial, Cognitive, and Typological Perspectives on Student Development
New Perspectives on Identity Development
Student Learning in Higher Education
Organizational Theory
Dynamics of Campus Environments
Student Success
Organizing and Managing Programs and Services
Organization and Functions of Student Affairs
Strategic Planning and Finance
Information Technology in Student Affairs
Managing Human Resources
Essential Competencies and Techniques
Counseling and Helping Skills
Advising and Consultation
Conflict Resolution
Community Building and Programming
Assessment and Evaluation
Laying New Foundations for the Future
New Lessons from Research on Student Outcomes
Using the Lessons of Research to Develop Partnerships
Shaping the Future
NASPA's Standards of Professional Practice
ACPA's Statement of Ethical Principles and Standards
ACPA's Policies and Procedures for Processing Complaints of Ethical Violations
Name Index
Subject Index
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