Linking Adults with Community: Promoting Civic Engagement Through Community Based Learning available in Paperback
Employing community-based learning with adults presents uniquechallenges and opportunities; it requires an analysis of theadult-learning literature as well as identification ofservice-learning practices that will be effective with adults. Inthis volume, drawing upon adult-learning and service-learningliterature and case studies, scholars and practitioners articulatebest practices in community-based adult learning and illustrate itsimplementation. Adults are increasingly called upon to becomeinvolved in the body politic
- Strengthening their communities
- promoting change
- enlivening our democracy
This is the 118th volume in the Jossey-Bass quarterly reportseries New Directions for Adult and ContinuingEducation, an indispensable series that explores issues ofcommon interest to instructors, administrators, counselors, andpolicymakers in a broad range of adult and continuing educationsettings, such as colleges and universities, extension programs,businesses, libraries, and museums.
|Series:||J-B ACE Single Issue Adult & Continuing Education Series|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)|
About the Author
Susan C. Reed is associate professor in the School for New Learning, DePaul University, where she employs community based learning to teach about access to health care.
Catherine Marienau, Ph.D., is professor and faculty mentor in the School for New Learning, DePaul University, where she works with adult undergraduate and graduate students.