Ten Skills You Really Need to Succeed in College by John LanganTen Skills You Really Need to Succeed in College by John Langan

Ten Skills You Really Need to Succeed in College

byJohn Langan

Paperback | May 21, 2002

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This first joint-publishing venture between McGraw-Hill and John Langan's Townsend Press is a guide book to the essential skills necessary for students to make the transition from high school to college.
John Langan has taught reading and writing at Atlantic Community College near Atlantic City, New Jersey, for over twenty years. The author of a popular series of college textbook on both reading and writing, he enjoys the challenge of developinging materials that teach skills in an especially clear and lively way. Before teaching, he...
Title:Ten Skills You Really Need to Succeed in CollegeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 10.9 × 8.6 × 0.4 inPublished:May 21, 2002Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0072819553

ISBN - 13:9780072819557

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Table of Contents

1. Looking Inside Yourself

2. Thinking Clearly

3. Reading for Pleasure and Power

4. Managing Your Time

5. Taking Notes in Class

6. Improving Your Memory and Study Power

7. Reading Textbooks and Taking Notes

8. Taking Tests

9. Achieving Basic Goals in Writing

10. Understanding the Writing Process

Final Matters

Essay Writing in a Nutshell

Research in a Nutshell

A Brief Note on Fitness

A Skill for Living Well: Kindness