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Learning Communities: Reforming Undergraduate Education

Learning Communities is a groundbreaking book that shows how learning communities (LCs) can be a flexible and effective approach to enhancing student learning, promoting curricular coherence, and revitalizing faculty. Written by Barbara Leigh Smith, Jean MacGregor, Roberta S. Matthews, and Faith Gabelnick acclaimed national leaders in the learning communities movement this important book provides the historical, conceptual, and philosophical context for LCs and clearly demonstrates that they can be a key element in institutional transformation.

Reference Information

  • Author(s)

    Barbara Leigh Smith and Jean {MacGregor} and Roberta Matthews and Faith Gabelnick

  • Edition

    1

  • Publisher

    {Jossey-Bass}

  • Title

    Learning Communities: Reforming Undergraduate Education

  • Year

    2004