Back to School Booklist

A pile of Hopkins Press higher education and college guide books.

Hopkins Press publishes insightful books on education for every audience: teachers, students, parents, university administrators, college faculty, and more. Browse our back to school booklist below for the perfect book for the upcoming fall semester. 

College Guides and Books for Students

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The Black Family's Guide to College Admissions
A Conversation about Education, Parenting, and Race
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The Truth about College Admission
A Family Guide to Getting In and Staying Together
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The Truth about College Admission Workbook
A Family Organizer for Your College Search
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Connections Are Everything
A College Student's Guide to Relationship-Rich Education
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Equity, Justice, and Inclusion in the Academy

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Black Scholarship in a White Academy
Perseverance in the Face of Injustice
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Transforming Hispanic-Serving Institutions for Equity and Justice
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Reparative Universities
Why Diversity Alone Won't Solve Racism in Higher Ed
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Nine Guiding Principles for Women in Higher Education
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Unraveling Faculty Burnout
Pathways to Reckoning and Renewal
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LGBTQ Leadership in Higher Education
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The History of Education

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Shortchanged
How Advanced Placement Cheats Students
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Report Cards
A Cultural History
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Vaccine Wars
The Two-Hundred-Year Fight for School Vaccinations
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American Higher Education in the Twenty-First Century
Social, Political, and Economic Challenges
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A History of American Higher Education
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The Role of Democracy in Education

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Can Schools Save Democracy?
Civic Education and the Common Good
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What Universities Owe Democracy
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Written by: Kris Lykke
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