ERIC Number: ED364476
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Study Circles, Collaborative Learning, and Participatory Democracy. Annotated Bibliography.
Topsfield Foundation, Pomfret, CT. Study Circles Resource Center.
This bibliography is useful to those interested in the intersection of collaborative learning concerns and enhanced citizen participation. In addition to an introduction, there are five parts: (1) general information on study circles and small group discussion (8 references); (2) the theory of collaborative learning in small groups and study circles (14 references); (3) history and current-day examples of study circles and other discussion programs (62 references); (4) the how-to's of study circles and small group discussion (33 references); and (5) participatory democracy and social change--the context for study circles (37 references). Each citation may contain the following information: author, title, publisher, publication date, relevant pages, and publication description. (NLA)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Annotated Bibliographies, Citizenship Education, Cooperative Learning, Group Discussion, Participative Decision Making, Public Affairs Education, Study Skills
Study Circles Resource Center, P.O. Box 203, Pomfret, CT 06258 (free).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Community; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Topsfield Foundation, Pomfret, CT. Study Circles Resource Center.