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Talking about leaving

Elaine Seymour

Talking about leaving

why undergraduates leave the sciences

by Elaine Seymour

  • 2 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • College dropouts -- United States,
    • Science -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States,
    • Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States,
    • Engineering -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States,
    • College students -- United States -- Attitudes

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [403]-422) and indexes.

      StatementElaine Seymour and Nancy M. Hewitt.
      ContributionsHewitt, Nancy M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC148.2 .S49 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 429 p. ;
      Number of Pages429
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL625922M
      ISBN 100813389267
      LC Control Number96226099
      OCLC/WorldCa35908599

      In her excellent childhood memoir and first book in English, Leaving Mother Lake, she expresses herself as a complicated and layered character; a spiritual storyteller with perfect pitch and such an intense yearning to leave her village that she is willing to sacrifice her relationship with her family to do so. Namu has performed a neat trick. Fannie Flagg. Random. pages. $ But Elner Shimfizzle, one of the notable residents of Fannie Flagg’s fictional (and delightful) Elmwood Springs, Missouri, has a few things figured out.

        Just when the rest of the world seems to be falling in love with New York Brooklyn, the unthinkable has begun to happen—New Yorkers are all talking about leaving New York. At first I thought it was just something happening with the people I know, too anecdotal and specific to my group of friends for me to turn it into any kind of larger : Kristin Iversen. Talking About Leaving: Why Undergraduates Leave the Sciences Elaine Seymour, Nancy M. Hewitt Westview Press Boulder, CO This books examines at the results of a three-year, multi-campus survey about the reasons why undergraduate students switch from science, mathematics, and engineering majors to nonscience majors.

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