ERIC Number: EJ648372
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: 0
Rousing the People on the Land: The Roots of the Educational Organizing Tradition in Extension Work.
Peters, Scott J.
Journal of Extension, v40 n3 Jun 2002
In the early decades of the Extension system, agents' core work was to organize rural people in order to address practical problems and issues. This educational organizing fostered instrumental, communicative, and emancipatory learning. Understand the historical foundations and evolution of the educational organizing tradition can help Extension engage with communities. (Contains 35 references.) (SK)
Descriptors: Activism, Community Organizations, Educational History, Extension Education, Higher Education, School Business Relationship, Social Action, Universities
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A