26 Aug '11, 7am

7 Out of 10 College Students Don't Buy Textbooks | Care2 Causes

Sadly, many of the textbooks are 'professor vanity' now, and it runs the price up even more, because each professor has 'their own'. I graduated from college in 60, and ALL the World Civilization books used on campus were the same. The state university manadated this. My Russian History book was done by my professsor and it was well enough done, a number of other universities used it. He did not put out a new edition each year. I moved from one Sociology professor the first semester to a different one the second semester and continued in the same book. Books in my subject area that I felt would be valuable in my job I did keep..and used in my classrooms. I would sell those I had no further use for. Our geography professors kept us up to date on mapping information by xeroxing the newest maps..and we had them available to make changes on ourselves. Studies are now beginning...

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