Ambitious and Anxious book contents


1. Ambitious and Anxious: Chinese Undergraduates in the United States
2. A Love for Separation: Study Abroad as the New Education Gospel in Urban China
3. “From Hello to Harvard”: The Pathways to American Higher Education
4. Navigating and Comparing Chinese and American Education Systems
5. Protective Segregation: Chinese Students Hanging Out Among Themselves
6. College Major Choices, Rationales, and Dilemmas
7. Think Before Speak: A Real Conundrum for Classroom Participation?
8. Changes and Reflections
9. Stay vs. Return: That Is the Question
10. What American Higher Education Needs to Know About Chinese Undergraduates