ERIC Number: ED432162
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
Colleges and Universities as Citizens.
Bringle, Robert G., Ed.; Games, Richard, Ed.; Malloy, Edward A., Ed.
This collection of 10 essays focuses on the role of colleges and universities as engaged citizens seeking to better their communities. The essays include: (1) "Colleges and Universities as Citizens: Issues and Perspectives" (Robert G. Bringle, Richard Games, and Edward A. Malloy); (2) "Ernest L. Boyer: Colleges and Universities as Citizens" (Charles E. Glassick); (3) "Promoting Leadership, Service, and Democracy: What Higher Education Can Do" (Alexander W. Astin); (4) "From Murky to Meaningful: The Role of Mission in Institutional Change" (Barbara A. Holland); (5) "Strategies for Building the Infrastructure That Supports the Engaged Campus" (Mary L. Walshok); (6) "Pedagogy and Engagement" (Edward Zlotkowski); (7) "Organizational Structures for Community Engagement" (Sharon Singleton, Deborah Hirsch, and Catherine Burack); (8) "Habits of Living: Engaging the Campus as Citizen One Scholar at a Time" (William M. Plater); (9) "Effective Assessment: A Signal of Quality Citizenship" (Barbara L. Cambridge); and (10) "Colleges and Universities as Citizens: Reflections" (Robert G. Bringle, Richard Games, and Edward A. Malloy). Each essay contains references. (MDM)
Descriptors: Citizenship Responsibility, College Role, Colleges, Community Responsibility, Higher Education, Institutional Evaluation, Leadership Responsibility, Organizational Change, Planning, School Community Relationship, Teaching Methods, Universities
Allyn and Bacon, 160 Gould Street, Needham Heights, MA 02494-2315 ($26.99).
Publication Type: Books
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Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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