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The Resource Higher education and civic engagement : comparative perspectives, edited by Lorraine McIlrath, Ann Lyons, and Ronaldo Munck, (electronic book)

Higher education and civic engagement : comparative perspectives, edited by Lorraine McIlrath, Ann Lyons, and Ronaldo Munck, (electronic book)

Label
Higher education and civic engagement : comparative perspectives
Title
Higher education and civic engagement
Title remainder
comparative perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lorraine McIlrath, Ann Lyons, and Ronaldo Munck
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Higher Education and Civic Engagement provides an original and challenging contribution to contemporary debates on the civic purpose of higher education, exploring its manifestations through the practices of teaching and research. The chapters offer critical perspectives on the role of higher education institutions in terms of realizing civic missions, especially in current global market conditions
Member of
Cataloging source
UKPGM
Dewey number
361.3/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LC220.5
LC item number
.H54 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McIlrath, Lorraine
  • Lyons, Ann
  • Munck, Ronaldo
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Service learning
  • Civics
  • Education, Higher
  • Community and college
  • United States
Label
Higher education and civic engagement : comparative perspectives, edited by Lorraine McIlrath, Ann Lyons, and Ronaldo Munck, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
PART I: Framing Debates * Civic Engagement in a Cold Climate: Higher Education after the Boom -- Ronnie Munck * Higher Education as a Force for Societal Change in the 21st Century -- Brenda Gourley * The Walls -- Mary O'Malley * Education for Active Citizenship: Citizens for Country and Conscience -- Sr. Stanislaus Kennedy * Embedding Public Engagement within higher education: lessons from the Beacons for Public Engagement -- Paul Manners * Survey of Civic Engagement within Higher Education in Ireland -- Ann Lyons * PART II: Pedagogy and Civic Engagement * Civic Engagement: What, How, and Why? -- Robert Bringle * Teaching and learning for civic engagement: sustainability though alignment -- Josephine Boland * Academic excellence and community engagement: reflections on the Latin American experience -- Maria Nieves * Turning the Inside outside: Risks as perceived by Community University Partners in Service Learning -- Lorraine McIlrath * State of Service-Learning at the University of Granada (Spain) -- Još L. Arco * PART III: Scholarship and Community-Based Research *€A 'civic mission' for the university: history, international trends and institutional responses -- Michael Cuthill * Critical reflections on how community-based research challenges organizational culture within the academy -- Tomas de Búrn, Anne McFarlane and Mary O'Reilly-de Búrn * Talking the talk, then walking the walk: how community research partnerships really work -- Maura Adshead
Control code
SPR796995843
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 268 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137074829
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Higher education and civic engagement : comparative perspectives, edited by Lorraine McIlrath, Ann Lyons, and Ronaldo Munck, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
PART I: Framing Debates * Civic Engagement in a Cold Climate: Higher Education after the Boom -- Ronnie Munck * Higher Education as a Force for Societal Change in the 21st Century -- Brenda Gourley * The Walls -- Mary O'Malley * Education for Active Citizenship: Citizens for Country and Conscience -- Sr. Stanislaus Kennedy * Embedding Public Engagement within higher education: lessons from the Beacons for Public Engagement -- Paul Manners * Survey of Civic Engagement within Higher Education in Ireland -- Ann Lyons * PART II: Pedagogy and Civic Engagement * Civic Engagement: What, How, and Why? -- Robert Bringle * Teaching and learning for civic engagement: sustainability though alignment -- Josephine Boland * Academic excellence and community engagement: reflections on the Latin American experience -- Maria Nieves * Turning the Inside outside: Risks as perceived by Community University Partners in Service Learning -- Lorraine McIlrath * State of Service-Learning at the University of Granada (Spain) -- Još L. Arco * PART III: Scholarship and Community-Based Research *€A 'civic mission' for the university: history, international trends and institutional responses -- Michael Cuthill * Critical reflections on how community-based research challenges organizational culture within the academy -- Tomas de Búrn, Anne McFarlane and Mary O'Reilly-de Búrn * Talking the talk, then walking the walk: how community research partnerships really work -- Maura Adshead
Control code
SPR796995843
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 268 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137074829
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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