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Tables of Contents for Striving for Excellence in College
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
Preface
vii
 
Mountains Must Be Climbed To Reach The Other Side
1
8
PART I: Attitudes
Taking Charge Of Your Own Learning
9
10
Resisting The Need To Be Entertained
19
10
Resisting Mental Habits That Interfere With Active Learning
29
8
Taking Pride In Doubt
37
8
PART II: Knowledge
Asking Questions to Help Make Sense of The Reasoning
45
12
Asking Questions To Evaluate The Reasoning
57
10
Asking Questions That Make Connections
67
8
Preparing For A Class Where Active Learning Takes Place
75
8
Taking Notes For Active Learning
83
10
Searching For Clarity In Texts, Lectures, Discussions, and Assignments
93
10
PART III: External Conditions
Finding Peers Who Respect Active Learning
103
6
Adjusting To Professors Who Seem Not To Encourage Active Learning
109
8
Discovering Multiple Perspectives
117
10
Epilogue
127