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Service-Learning in Higher Education: Concepts and Practices / Edition 1

by Barbara Jacoby and Associates
     
 

ISBN-10: 0787902918

ISBN-13: 9780787902919

Pub. Date: 09/28/1996

Publisher: Wiley

Our communities depend on our ability to make the connection between education and democracy. This book can breathe new life into colleges and universities that want to reinforce their public service mission. Jacoby and her colleagues tell us how to do it.
—Dolores E. Cross, president, Chicago State University

Combining the most current theory

Overview

Our communities depend on our ability to make the connection between education and democracy. This book can breathe new life into colleges and universities that want to reinforce their public service mission. Jacoby and her colleagues tell us how to do it.
—Dolores E. Cross, president, Chicago State University

Combining the most current theory and practice in the field of service-learning with many examples from actual campuses, Service-Learning in Higher Education is a comprehensive guide to developing high-quality service-learning experiences both in the curriculum and through student affairs programs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787902919
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/28/1996
Series:
Higher & Adult Education
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.34(w) x 9.29(h) x 1.35(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword, Thomas Ehrlich.

FOUNDATIONS AND PRINCIPLES OF SERVICE-LEARNING.

1. Service-Learning in Today's Higher Education (Barbara Jacoby).

2. Principles of Good Practice in Service-Learning (Suzanne D. Mintz & Garry W. Hesser).

3. Enhancing Student Learning and Development Through Service-Learning (Marylu K. McEwen).

4. Developing Campus-Community Relationships (Catherine R. Gugerty & Erin D. Swezey).

DESIGNING A SPECTRUM OF SERVICE-LEARNING EXPERIENCES.

5. One-Time and Short-Term Service-Learning Experiences (Mark D. McCarthy).

6. Ongoing Cocurricular Service-Learning (Cesie Delve Scheuermann).

7. Service-Learning in the Curriculum (Sandra L. Enos & Marie L. Troppe).

8. Intensive Service-Learning Experiences (Gail Albert).

9. Integrating Service-Learning Experiences into Postcollege Choices (Irene S. Fisher).

ORGANIZATIONAL, ADMINISTRATIVE, AND POLICY ISSUES.

10. Starting a Service-Learning Program (Diana A. Bucco & Julie A. Busch).

11. Administering Successful Service-Learning Programs (Penny Rue).

12. Issues Related to Integrating Service-Learning into the Curriculum (Keith Morton).

13. Institutionalizing Service-Learning (Sharon Rubin).

14. Securing the Future of Service-Learning in Higher Education: A Mandate for Action (Barbara Jacoby).

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