Delta State University

SOC 423/523 COD 523

Fall Semester 2007

Education & Participatory Community Development

Discussion Leaders
 

Wk.

Date

Topic

Readings

Discussion Leader

3

8/28 Participation and Facilitation in Community Development Cohen & Uphoff (1980)
Van Riezen (1996)
Ewert, Yaccino & Yaccino (1994)
Gaventa (2004)
Carolyn Newsome
Jennifer Barnett

4

9/4 Introduction to
Paulo Freire
Blackburn (2000)
Ramdas (1997)
Schugurensky (1998)
Eric Atchison
Chandra Brown

5

9/11 Paulo Freire:
Critical Consciousness
Freire (1973), pp. 158 Juanita Sims
Sharon Nguyen

6

9/18 Robert Chambers:
Defining Rural Development
Chambers (1983), Ch. 13,
pp. 1
74
Chrystal Early
Lillie Price

7

9/25 Robert Chambers:
Addressing Rural Development
Chambers (1983), Ch. 46,
pp. 75
167
Carolyn Newsome
Eric Atchison

8

10/2 Robert Chambers:
Enacting Rural Development
Chambers (1983), Ch. 78,
pp. 168
218
Jennifer Barnett
Chrystal Early

9

10/9 Paulo Freire:
Extension Education
Freire (1973), pp. 93164 Chandra Brown
Sharon Nguyen

10

10/16 Robert Chambers:
The Professional Approach to Rural Development
Chambers (1997), Ch. 14,
pp. 1
75
Juanita Sims
Lillie Price

11

10/23 Robert Chambers:
Incorporating a Local Vision into Rural Development
Chambers (1997), Ch. 57,
pp. 76
161
Carolyn Newsome
Chandra Brown

12

10/30 Robert Chambers:
Empowerment and Rural Development
Chambers (1997), Ch. 810,
pp. 1
62240
Eric Atchison
Chrystal Early

13

11/6 Paulo Freire:
Democracy and Freedom
Freire (2001), Ch. 1 & 2,
pp. 21
48
Jennifer Barnett
Lillie Price

14

11/13 Paulo Freire:
Teaching for Democracy
Freire (2001), Ch. 3, pp. 4984 Juanita Sims

15

11/27 Paulo Friere:
Teaching for Humanity
Freire (2001), Ch. 4, pp. 85129 Sharon Nguyen