ERIC Number: EJ579847
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Community On-Line: New Professional Environments for Higher Education.
Di Petta, Tony
New Directions for Teaching and Learning, n76 p53-66 Win 1998
The traditional concept of community is considered and redefined in relation to the new phenomenon of virtual community, which offers an expansion, and significant changes, in professional relationships and activities. Perspectives are offered on community within organizations and professional groups, the role of professional community in higher education, online environments, and the building and relevance of virtual communities. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "The Impact of Technology on Faculty Development, Life, and Work."