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Women's Retreat : Voices of Female Faculty in Higher Education.

Author/Creator:
Seto, Atsuko.
Publication:
Lanham, MD : UPA, 2013.
Format/Description:
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1 online resource (186 pages)
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Subjects:
Women college teachers -- Professional relationships -- United States.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
This book offers inspiration and support to female faculty members in higher education who are at various stages of their professional development. Twenty-four educators share both their intuitive voices and practical knowledge on the topics of career development, balancing personal and professional life, cultural and individual identity, and spirituality.
Contents:
Intro
Preface
Acknowledgments
Section One Career Development
Chapter 1 Parallel Play at the Mad Hatter's Tea House: Writing-In-Relation
Chapter 2 Passionate About Teaching
Chapter 3 A Photograph of Women in Academe: "Dr. Mom"
Chapter 4 Mentoring: Authentic Connections and Pathways
Section Two Balancing Personal and Professional Life
Chapter 5 Dancing Backward in High Heels: Balancing Traditionally Male Academia within Feminine Life
Chapter 6 Professional Expectations and Partnership: Perspectives from the Beginning, Middle, and End
Chapter 7 Can You Have It All? The Competing Worlds of Women Balancing Motherhood With an Academic Career in Counselor Education
Chapter 8 Balancing Personal Life and Career
Chapter 9 Living in Two Worlds: Personal Perspectives in the Long-Distance Commuter Relationship
Section Three Cultural and Individual Identity
Chapter 10 Transitions: A Woman on the Move!
Chapter 11 Fostering Inclusivity in Counselor Education for Culturally Diverse Women
Chapter 12 Leaving Home: Relationships and Experiences of a Lifetime
Chapter 13 An Agnostic in Full Bloom
Section Four Spirituality
Chapter 14 Centrality of the Relationship in Counselor Education: Our Clients, Our Students, Ourselves
Chapter 15 Weaving a Life Fabric-Faith, Family, and Career
Chapter 16 Soul Work: Who Am I? What Do I Stand For? Where Am I Going?
About the Authors.
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Contributor:
Bruce, Mary Alice.
Other format:
Print version: Seto, Atsuko Women's Retreat
ISBN:
9780761861140
9780761861133
OCLC:
861081008