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Escape from the ivory tower

student adventures in democratic experiential education

by David H. Lempert

  • 14 Want to read
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Published by Jossey-Bass Publishers in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Education, Higher -- Aims and objectives -- United States,
    • Active learning -- United States,
    • Field work (Educational method),
    • Education, Higher -- Social aspects -- United States,
    • Education, Higher -- United States -- Curricula,
    • Democracy -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 351-356) and indexes.

      StatementDavid H. Lempert, in association with Xavier N. de Souza Briggs, and contributors.
      SeriesThe Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series
      ContributionsDe Souza Briggs, Xavier N.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA227.4 .L45 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 372 p. ;
      Number of Pages372
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL789763M
      ISBN 100787901369
      LC Control Number95022192

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