CIVIC ENGAGEMENT: Ships Passing in the Night?

Mathews, David
June 2009
Journal of Community Engagement & Scholarship;Jun2009, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p12
Academic Journal
The article focuses on institutions driving civic engagement movements in the U.S. It explores the civic education of college students in the history of civic movement, and mentions the involvement of faculty members in the education system as body of groups helping drive institutions for civic education management. It discusses the challenges faced by higher education with regards to unstable social unity and engagement movement. It explains that colleges and universities have been part of the broad experiment from the American Revolution through the civil rights movement.


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