ERIC Number: EJ586115
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Generating Ideals and Transforming Lives: A Contemporary Case for the Residential Liberal Arts College.
Hersh, Richard H.
Daedalus, v128 n1 p173-94 Win 1999
Residential liberal arts colleges provide the most important form of undergraduate education for the 21st century, by virtue of their primary focus on teaching, small size, residential nature, quest for genuine community, engagement of students in active learning, concern for a general and coherent education, and emphasis on development of the whole person. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Distinctively American: The Residential Liberal Arts Colleges." Journal availability: Daedalus Business Office, 136 Irving St., Ste. 100, Cambridge, MA 02138.