RESOURCES ON CLASSROOM INCIVILITIES
Below is a short list of resources on incivility in the classroom. For
recent research on this topic, see the "Civility in the Classroom Survey"
report from Indiana University - Bloomington, available from this link:
- Amada, Gerald. (1999). Coping with Misconduct in the College
Practical Model. Asheville, NC: College Administration Publications.
- Boice, R. (1996). "Classroom incivilities." Research in Higher
37(4). Reprinted in K.A. Feldman & M.B. Paulson (Eds.). (1998) Teaching
Learning in the College Classroom (2nd ed.). pp 347-369. Needham Heights,
MA: Simon & Schuster.
- Boice, R. (1996). First-Order Principles for College Teachers. Anker
- Carbone, E. (1999). "Students behaving badly in large classes." In
Richardson (Ed.). Promoting Civility: A Teaching Challenge. New
Directions for Teaching and Learning. Vol. 77. pp. 35-43. San Francisco:
- Eble, K.E. (1988). "Cheating, confrontations, and other
K.E. Eble, The Craft of Teaching. (Second ed.), pp. 164-180. San
- McKeachie, W.J. (1994). "Problem situations and problem students." In
McKeachie, Teaching Tips: Strategies, Research and Theory for College and
University Teachers (Ninth ed.) pp 251-261. Lexington, MA: D.C. Heath.
- Richardson, Steven M. (Ed.) (1999). Promoting Civility: A Teaching
Challenge. New Directions for Teaching and Learning. Vol. 77. San
- Sorcinelli, M.D. (1994). "Dealing with troublesome behaviors in the
classroom." In K.W. Prichard & R.M. Sawyer (Eds.), Handbook of College
Teaching: Theory and Applications, 365-373. Westport, CT: Greenwood
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