By Iain Mac Labhrainn,Iain, Mr Mac Labhrainn,Lorraine, Ms McIlrath
This quantity offers an unique and robust contribution to debates in regards to the civic function of upper schooling. It means that universities can most sensible become aware of their civic challenge by way of making it primary to their coverage and perform. Bringing jointly researchers from 3 continents, the ebook bargains a global standpoint dependent basically upon first-hand pedagogical adventure. A transatlantic evaluation of the aim, position and perform of 1 such pedagogy (service studying) is supplied and its capability as a beginning for civic engagement assessed.
In its final part the e-book strikes from the speculation of citizenship to functional issues. In doing so, the publication deals suggestion on setting up civic engagement to all these concerned about instructing and studying inside better education.
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Higher Education and Civic Engagement: International Perspectives (Corporate Social Responsibility Series) by Iain Mac Labhrainn,Iain, Mr Mac Labhrainn,Lorraine, Ms McIlrath