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ERIC Number: ED492459
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Feb
Pages: 7
Abstractor: Author
The Free Rider and Cooperative Learning Groups: Perspectives from Faculty Members
McArdle, Geri; Clements, Kimberly D.; Hutchinson-Lendi, Kim
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Free riders are individuals who decide not to participate in cooperative learning group activities and often lower the group's morale, productivity, and effectiveness. This research paper presents a review of free riding and the results of a research study to examine the perspectives of faculty members about free riders and how they address them. Implications for human resource development and adult education will be discussed.
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: Adult Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A