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ERIC Number: ED069943
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Pages: 253
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Group Discussion as Learning Process. A Sourcebook.
Flynn, Elizabeth W.; La Faso, John F.
Designed to be of practical assistance to those interested in improving their abilities for group discussion leadership and participation and their knowledge of learning-discussion groups, this book is organized so that the first seven chapters are concerned with theory and the last seven concern practical application. The chapter titles are as follows: 1. Group Discussion and Leadership; 2. The Learning Group Member; 3. Group Behavior and Dynamics; 4. Group Organization and Democratic Leadership; 5. The Leader as Trainer: The Group as Decision System; 6. Sources of Problems; 7. The Value of Group Discussion in Education; 8. Getting Started; 9. Questions and Answers; 10. Preparing to Lead; 11. Leading; 12. Democratic Leader's Goals and Means; 13. Overcoming Problems; and 14. Role-Playing and Other Simulations. A list of suggested reading, index of subjects and names, and description of materials for the first session are provided. (DB)
Paulist Press, 400 Sette Drive, Paramus, N. J. 07652 ($5.95)
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