Mentoring College Students: A Critical Review of the Literature Between 1990 and 2007

  title={Mentoring College Students: A Critical Review of the Literature Between 1990 and 2007},
  author={G. Crisp and Irene Cruz},
  journal={Research in Higher Education},
  • G. Crisp, Irene Cruz
  • Published 2009
  • Sociology
  • Research in Higher Education
  • In response to the mounting national support provided to mentoring programs and initiatives in higher education, the present article updates a review article written by Jacobi (Rev Educ Res 61(4):505–532, 1991). The article revisits the mentoring literature in an attempt to re-frame and update the definition and characteristics of mentoring provided by Jacobi. It also synthesizes and critically analyzes empirical literature specific to mentoring college students published between 1990 and 2007… CONTINUE READING
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