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Engendering habits of mind and heart through integrative learning.

Subjects: *LEARNING; *EDUCATION; *STUDENTSTAYLOR, Simone Himbeault

  • Source: About Campus. Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p13-20. 8p. 1 Diagram.

  • Abstract: Students are often exposed to an almost breathtaking array of curricular and cocurricular learning experiences, but how do we help them make meaning of their ... Copyright of About Campus is the property of Sage Publications Inc. and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or ...

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Non-Formal Education with a Movement in Mind.

Subjects: *EDUCATION; *CATALYSTSSLOVAKIAHRUBO, Peter

  • Source: Common Ground Journal. Mar2011, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p43-49. 7p.

  • Abstract: Peter Hrubo's essay gives us a view into the mind of a country strategist. In his role as the director of ... Copyright of Common Ground Journal is the property of Common Ground Journal and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites ...

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Dewey’s neglected psychology: Rediscovering his transactional approach.

Subjects: *PSYCHOLOGY; *PHILOSOPHY; *EDUCATIONDEWEY, John, 1859-1952

  • Source: Theory & Psychology. Jun2011, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p298-317. 20p.

  • Abstract: Unlike his ideas about education and philosophy, John Dewey’s psychology has been largely neglected. This article begins the rediscovery of ... Copyright of Theory & Psychology is the property of Sage Publications, Ltd. and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or ...

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Mindfulness in schools.

Subjects: *MEDITATION; *WELL-being; *RESILIENCE (Personality trait)GREAT BritainVIRGINIA Commonwealth University...

  • Source: Psychologist. Oct2011, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p736-739. 4p.

  • Abstract: The article focuses on the benefits of mindfulness in boosting the well-being and resilience of students in Great Britain. It states that educators may have ...

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Aloneness and the Complicated Selves of Donald M. Murray.

Subjects: *SOLITUDE; *AUTHORSHIP; *EXPRESSIVISM (Ethics)MURRAY, Donald Morison, 1924-2006

  • Source: Composition Studies. Fall2011, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p45-60. 16p.

  • Abstract: This article examines Donald M. Murray's ideas about what he considered the essential solitude of all writing and what happens within that solitude. Murray, a ... Copyright of Composition Studies is the property of Composition Studies and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted ...

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Reading ''Voyages and Travels'': Jane West, Patriotism and the Reformation of Female Sensibility.

Subjects: *TRAVEL in literature; *TRAVEL writing; *SENSITIVITY (Personality trait)LETTERS to a Young Lady (Book)WEST, Jane

  • Source: Romanticism. 2011, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p240-250. 11p.

  • Abstract: The article offers literary criticism of the book "Letters to a Young Lady" by Jane West. Particular focus is given to the book's treatment of ...

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Education and management of diabetes at The University of Tokyo Hospital.

Subjects: *FAT content of food; *PHYSICAL activity; *PSYCHOLOGICAL stress -- PreventionTOKYO Daigaku

  • Source: Journal of Diabetes. Jun2011, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p104-108. 5p.

  • Abstract: Along with reduced physical activity, increased fat intake, and intensified psychological stresses associated with work and social life, the number of diabetic patients and diabetes-related ... Copyright of Journal of Diabetes is the property of Wiley-Blackwell and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted ...

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Exploration of Instruments Measuring Concepts of Graduateness in a Research University Context.

Subjects: *MATHEMATICS education; *EFFECTIVE teaching; *UNDERGRADUATE programs

  • Source: Educational Research Quarterly. Mar2011, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p40-66. 27p.

  • Abstract: The local Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undegraduate Programs (GEARUP) partnership serves 11 K-8 schools with the lowest achievement scores and the highest poverty rates ... Copyright of Educational Research Quarterly is the property of Educational Research Quarterly and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites ...

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The Lingering Impact of Colonization on Pakistan: Negative or Positive?

Subjects: *COLONIZATION; *EDUCATION; *RAILROAD design & constructionPAKISTAN; INDIA

  • Source: South Asian Studies (1026-678X). Jul2011, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p401-410. 10p.

  • Abstract: The British rule had a lasting Impact on the lives of the Indian people. They exploited the Indian territory for their own interests and left ... Copyright of South Asian Studies (1026-678X) is the property of University of the Punjab, Centre for South Asian Studies and its content may ...

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Power and oppression from the perspective of the sociology of engagements: a comparison with Bourdieu's and Dewey's critical approaches to practical activities.

Subjects: *OPPRESSION (Psychology); *POWER (Social sciences); *CRITICAL analysisBOURDIEU, Pierre, 1930-2002; DEWEY, John, 1859-1952

  • Source: Irish Journal of Sociology. 2011, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p35-67. 33p.

  • Abstract: This paper draws a parallel between the classical works of John Dewey and Pierre Bourdieu with regard to their critical analyses of power which, in ... Copyright of Irish Journal of Sociology is the property of Sage Publications Inc. and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple ...

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