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Building Bridges: The Allyn & Bacon Student Guide to Service-Learning

By Doris Hamner

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jul 5, 2001

Table of Contents



1. Benefits of Service-Learning for the Student.


2. Benefits of Service-Learning for the Community.


3. Costs for the Service-Learner: Strategies for Avoiding Difficulties.


4. Finding a Placement.


5. Helpful Skills for the Service-Learner.


6. Tips on Doing Field Research: A How-To Guide on Participant Observation.


7. Writing Service-Learning Papers: What Is Reflection, Exactly?


8. Writing Service-Learning Papers: On Avoiding Some Common Mistakes.


9. Working in Groups.


Appendix: Resources for Service-Learners.

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