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ERIC Number: EJ552451
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-1076-0180
Learning Peace? Creating a Class on Creating Community.
Herman, Lee; Shortell, Joy W.
Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning, v3 p128-38 Fall 1996
Describes creation and implementation of a college service-learning course on "Nonviolence, Peace and Community" in response to local social conflict. The facilitators attempted to create the course from the community, using community participation, collaborative self-directed learning, a Socratic approach to group discussion, and an open planning process. Outcomes included increased community-building skills and greater civic responsibility. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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