Resources for General Education

Books on General Education Available at UM Library

LB 2341 Har 2002 A call to purpose : mission-centered change in three liberal arts colleges / Matthew Hartley. New York : RoutledgeFalmer, 2002.
LC 191.94 Sha 2005 A larger sense of purpose : higher education and society / Harold T. Shapiro. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2005.
LB 2367.25 Ost A national review of scholastic achievement in general education : how are we doing and why should we care? / by Steven J. Osterlind prepared by ERIC/HE, ERIC Clearinghouse on Higher Education, the George Washington University in cooperation with AHSE, Washington, DC : Graduate School of Education and Human Development, George Washington University, [1997]
LC 1034 Ass 2007 Assessing student achievement in general education / edited by Trudy W. Banta. San Francisco, Calif. : Jossey-Bass Chichester : John Wiley [distributor], 2007.
LC 985 Ass 2007 Assessing student learning in general education : good practice case studies / edited by Marilee J. Bresciani. Bolton, MA : Anker Publishing, c2007.
LB 2822.75 Wal 2004 Assessment clear and simple : a practical guide for institutions, departments, and general education / Barbara E. Walvoord foreword by Trudy W. Banta. San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, c2004.
LC 1011 Col 2007 College learning for the new global century : a report from the National Leadership Council for Liberal Education & America's Promise. Washington, D.C. : Association of American Colleges and Universities, c2007.
LC 1011 Nus Cultivating humanity : a classical defense of reform in liberal education / Martha C. Nussbaum. Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press, 1997.
LB 2328.32 U5 Dis 2000 Distinctively American : the residential liberal arts colleges / edited by Steven Koblik, Stephen R. Graubard. New Brunswick, U.S.A : Transaction Publishers, c2000 (2003 printing).
LA 227.4 Lew 2007 Excellence without a soul : does liberal education have a future? / Harry R. Lewis. New York : PublicAffairs, c2007.