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ERIC Number: ED534581
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Pages: 120
Abstractor: As Provided
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ISBN: ISBN-978-1-2670-0838-1
An Evaluation of a Short-Term Service-Learning Study Abroad Program to Ghana, West Africa
Foster, Patricia A.
ProQuest LLC, Ed.D. Dissertation, Edgewood College
This was a study of a short-term service-learning study abroad program to Ghana, West Africa. The research examined 7 participants' attitudes about and behavioral changes in response to study abroad. How the short-term study abroad experience enhanced and broadened the participants' exposure to other cultures was also studied. The purpose of the research was to help the University of Wisconsin-Platteville evaluate its short-term service-learning study abroad program. The assessment determined that the 7 participants' attitudes and behaviors changed as a result of the short-term study abroad program to Ghana, West Africa. [The dissertation citations contained here are published with the permission of ProQuest LLC. Further reproduction is prohibited without permission. Copies of dissertations may be obtained by Telephone (800) 1-800-521-0600. Web page:]
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Publication Type: Dissertations/Theses - Doctoral Dissertations
Education Level: Higher Education
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Ghana; Wisconsin