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ERIC Number: EJ613212
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0190-2946
The Community in the Classroom.
Jay, Gregory
Academe, v86 n4 p33-37 Jul-Aug 2000
Describes how the University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee is restructuring its core curriculum in its Milwaukee Idea effort to build bridges between the university and the community. Discusses the interdisciplinarity of the effort; development of an alternative general education curriculum focused on "cultures and communities"; curriculum emphasis on community pluralism; and the curriculum development process, including content determination and obstacles encountered. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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