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Adult civic engagement in adult learning

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

New directions for adult and continuing education ; no. 135, Jossey-Bass, San Francisco, p.95 (2012)

Call Number:

Cubb LC1091 .A33 2012

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/10085744

Keywords:

Adult education--United States, Adult learning--United States, Civics--Study and teaching--United States, Democracy and education--United States, Service learning--United States

Abstract:

Contents: Civic engagement in the United States: roots and branches / Susan Imel -- Deliberative democracy and adult civic education / Martín Carcasson, Leah Sprain -- Dimensions of immigrant integration and civic engagement: issues and exemplary programs / Heide Spruck Wrigley -- Exploring the meaning of civic engagement in the United States: Mexican immigrants in central Texas / Linda Muñoz -- Civic engagement and environmental literacy / Robert J. Hill -- Learning from the grassroots: exploring democratic adult learning opportunities connected to grassroots organizations / Patricia A. Gouthro -- Critically minded shopping as a process of adult learning and civic engagement / Kaela Jubas -- Blog, chat, edit, text, or tweet?: using online tools to advance adult civic engagement / Laura W. Black -- The varieties of adult civic engagement in adult learning / Linda Muñoz, Heide Spruck Wrigley.

Publication Language:

eng