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Letters to a Young Academic: Seeking Teachable Moments

Letters to a Young Academic: Seeking Teachable Moments (Hardback)

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In this book, Guy R. McPherson feeds a sophisticated audience hungry for practical, inspirational, and witty advice. He begins by answering the question, 'Why choose academia?,' then addresses the fundamental nature of the 'life of mind' before addressing questions that deal with the 'how' and 'what' of teaching. Finally, McPherson turns to issues of career advancement and professional service. Each topics is described in a series of personal letters that will evoke laughter, reflection, and contemplation for young scholars.

Education Publisher: ScarecrowEducation Publication Date: 20/02/2006 ISBN-13: 9781578863372  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Printed to order. Despatched in 2-3 weeks.  

Guy R. McPherson is an award-winning teacher and researcher. A lifelong academician, his scholarly efforts focus on conservation of biological diversity. He has written six books dozens of articles.

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