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The Resource Transiciones : pathways of Latinas and Latinos writing in high school and college, Todd Ruecker

Transiciones : pathways of Latinas and Latinos writing in high school and college, Todd Ruecker

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Transiciones : pathways of Latinas and Latinos writing in high school and college
Title
Transiciones
Title remainder
pathways of Latinas and Latinos writing in high school and college
Statement of responsibility
Todd Ruecker
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Transiciones is a thorough ethnography of seven Latino students in transition between high school and community college or university. Data gathered over two years of interviews with the students, their high school English teachers, and their writing teachers and administrators at postsecondary institutions reveal a rich picture of the conflicted experience of these students as they attempted to balance the demands of schooling with a variety of personal responsibilities. Todd Ruecker explores the disconnect between students' writing experiences in high school and higher education and examines
Cataloging source
P@U
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ruecker, Todd Christopher
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • First-generation college students
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Language arts
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • REFERENCE
  • English language
  • First-generation college students
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Language arts
  • United States
Label
Transiciones : pathways of Latinas and Latinos writing in high school and college, Todd Ruecker
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. College decisions and institutional disparities -- 3. Struggling transitions -- 4. Difficult but successful transitions -- 5. Smooth transitions -- 6. An unpredictable transition -- 7. Contextualizing transitions to college -- 8. The role of composition researchers, teachers, and administrators -- Epilogue and final thoughts -- Appendix A. Student surveys and interview protocols --Appendix B. Teacher and administrator interview protocols
Control code
ocn903420791
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (219 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780874219760
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt12f5qp4
  • a2402a62-b07f-4450-940b-bd5bc719bdf1
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903420791
Label
Transiciones : pathways of Latinas and Latinos writing in high school and college, Todd Ruecker
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. College decisions and institutional disparities -- 3. Struggling transitions -- 4. Difficult but successful transitions -- 5. Smooth transitions -- 6. An unpredictable transition -- 7. Contextualizing transitions to college -- 8. The role of composition researchers, teachers, and administrators -- Epilogue and final thoughts -- Appendix A. Student surveys and interview protocols --Appendix B. Teacher and administrator interview protocols
Control code
ocn903420791
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (219 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780874219760
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt12f5qp4
  • a2402a62-b07f-4450-940b-bd5bc719bdf1
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903420791

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