ERIC Number: EJ630362
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Australian Circuses as Cooperative Communities.
Moriarty, Beverley J.
International Journal of Educational Research, v33 n3 p297-307 2000
Studied how circus personnel of all ages interact in Australian circuses to preserve traditional circus lifestyles and entertainment. Interviews with 30 personnel from 4 circuses show the importance of learning to be a member of a cooperative society through immersion. Results provide information about the education of a community of occupational travelers. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Australia