ERIC Number: EJ643741
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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A Sense of Community. Editorial.
Buck, George H.
Alberta Journal of Educational Research, v47 n4 p291-93 Win 2001
Universities arose because a supportive and protective environment conducive to face-to-face learning, scholarship, and debate was needed. Predictions that various technologies, including television, teaching machines, and Internet-based instruction and distance learning, would replace universities have not been realized. For 800 years, nothing has supplanted the community of scholars. (Contains 20 references.) (TD)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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