ERIC Number: EJ476404
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Public Schools and the Search for Community.
Craig, Robert P.
Journal of Educational Thought/Revue de la Pensee Educative, v27 n3 p301-11 Dec 1993
Argues that public schools can be a means of developing and nurturing community. Discusses two forms of community: rule-oriented, contract-bound (gesellschaft) and personal-sharing oriented (gemeinschaft). Suggests modes of skill development necessary for educational leaders. Reflects on ways of integrating homeless children and new immigrants into schools to enhance community. (AC)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A