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.
LC 985 Gas 2010 General education & liberal learning : principles of effective practice / by Paul L. Gaston with J. Elizabeth Clark ... [et al.]. Washington, DC : Association of American Colleges and Universities, c2010.
LC 985 Ewe 2004 General education and the assessment reform agenda / by Peter Ewell. Washington, D.C. : Association of American Colleges and Universities, c2004.
LB 2366.2 Nic General education assessment for improvement of student academic achievement : guidance for academic departments and committees / by James O. Nichols and Karen W. Nichols. New York : Agathon Press, c2001.
LB1025 GEN General education in a free society
HM 1261 Lea 2009 Leadership and the liberal arts : achieving the promise of a liberal education / edited by J. Thomas Wren, Ronald E. Riggio, and Michael A. Genovese. New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
eBook Liberalism, communitarianism and education [electronic resource] : reclaiming liberal education / Patrick Keeney. Aldershot, England Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub. Ltd., c2007.
LC 985 Gaf New life for the college curriculum : assessing achievements and furthering progress in the reform of general education / Jerry G. Gaff. San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 1991.
LC 1011 Nus 2010 Not for profit : why democracy needs the humanities / Martha C. Nussbaum. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2010.
LC 1011 Rec 2007 Reclaiming the public university : conversations on general & liberal education / edited by Judith Summerfield & Crystal Benedicks. New York : Peter Lang, c2007.
eBook Rethinking liberal education [electronic resource] / edited by Nicholas H. Farnham and Adam Yarmolinsky. New York : Oxford University Press, 1996.
LC 980 Gas 2009 Revising general education--and avoiding the potholes / by Paul L. Gaston and Jerry G. Gaff. Washington, DC : Association of American Colleges and Universities, c2009.
LC 985 Rev Revitalizing general education in a time of scarcity : a navigational chart for administrators and faculty / Sandra L. Kanter... [et al.] foreword by Frederick Rudolph. Boston : Allyn and Bacon, c1997.
LB 2361.5 Mil The meaning of general education : the emergence of a curriculum paradigm / Gary E. Miller. New York : Teachers College Press, Teachers College, Columbia University, c1988.
LC 980 How Theories of general education : a critical approach / Craig C. Howard. New York : St. Martin's Press, 1992.
LC 1011 Roc 2010 Why choose the liberal arts? / Mark William Roche. Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c2010.
LA1056 WOR Work and general education UNESCO Regional Office, 1985
LC 1024 C5 Jen 2007 人文通識講演錄. 人文教育卷 / 陸挺, 徐宏主編. 北京市 : 文化藝術出版社, 2007.
LC 1024 H7 Cha 人文與通識 / 張燦輝著. 香港 : 突破出版社, 1995.
LC 1024 T28 Ta 1993 大學通識教育的理論與實際研討會論文集 / 林耀福編輯. 台北 : 臺灣大學文學院, 1994.
LC 985 Hua 1999 美國大學的通識教育 : 美國心靈的攀登 / 黃坤錦著. 台北市 : 師大書苑, 1999.
LA 205 Chi 美國高等和中等教育發展過程 / 江紹倫著. 香港 : 三聯, 1980.
BJ 965 Wan 2005 倫理與通識 / 王立文, 孫長祥, 仲崇親著. 台北市 : 文史哲出版社, 2005.
LC 980 Hsi 通識教育 : 理論與實務 / 謝文英著. 台北市 : 五南, 2001.
LC 980 Tso 2006 通識教育與經典詮釋 : 一個教育社會學的反省 / 鄒川雄著. 嘉義縣 : 南華大學教育社會學研究所, 2006.