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Discussion as a way of teaching : tools and techniques for democratic classrooms

Author
Brookfield, Stephen.
Title
Discussion as a way of teaching : tools and techniques for democratic classrooms / Stephen D. Brookfield, Stephen Preskill.
Format
Book
Edition
2nd ed.
Published
San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, c2005.
Description
xxv, 308 p. ; 24 cm.
URL
<Table of contents> http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0510/2005008307.html
Other contributors
Preskill, Stephen, 1950-
Series
Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Discussion in a democratic society
  • How discussion helps learning and enlivens classrooms
  • Preparing for discussion
  • Getting discussion started
  • Keeping discussion going through questioning, listening, and responding
  • Keeping discussion going through creative grouping
  • Discussion in culturally diverse classrooms
  • Discussing across genders differences / written with Eleni Roulis
  • Keeping students' voices in balance
  • Keepings teachers' voices in balance
  • Understanding the dynamics of online discussion
  • Creating the conditions for online discussion
  • How theory informs the practice of discussion
  • Discussion groups as democratic learning laboratories
  • Evaluating discussion.
Subject headings
College teaching.
Discussion--Study and teaching.
Forums (Discussion and debate)
ISBN
0787978086 (alk. paper)
Standard Identifier
9780787978082

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Blmgtn - Education Library
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LB2331 .B679 2005
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Indpls - IUPUI University Library
Call Number
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