Ira Harkavy

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Director, Barbara and Edward Netter Center for Community Partnerships, University of Pennsylvania
Associate Vice President, University of Pennsylvania

Contact information
133 South 36th Street, Suite 519
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104-3246
Office: (215) 898-5351
BA (History)
University of Pennsylvania, 1970.
MA (History)
University of Pennsylvania, 1973.
PhD (History)
University of Pennsylvania, 1979.
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Selected Publications

Ira Harkavy and Josef Huber: Higher Education and Democratic Culture: Citizenship, Human Rights and Civic Responsibility. Council of Europe Publishing, 2007.

Ira Harkavy, Lee Benson, and John Puckett: Dewey’s Dream: Universities and Democracies in an Age of Education Reform. Temple University Press, 2007.

Ira Harkavy: The Role of Universities in Advancing Citizenship and Social Justice in the 21st Century. Education, Citizenship and Social Justice 1(1): 5-37, 2006.

Ira Harkavy, Matthew Hartley and Lee Benson: Building Franklin’s Truly Democratic, Engaged University: Twenty Years of Practice at the University of Pennsylvania. Metropolitan Universities 17(3): 23-37, 2006.

Ira Harkavy: Foreword. Creating a New Kind of University: Institutionalizing Community-University Engagement. Stephen L. Percy, Nancy L. Zimpher, and Mary Jane Brukhardt (eds.). Boston: Anker, Page: viii-xvi, 2006.

Ira Harkavy and Nick Longo: Problem Solving with Local Communities: Using University-Community-School Partnerships and Place-based Education to Help Revitalize Urban America. Democracy and Education 16(2): 16-23, 2006.

Ira Harkavy and Bill Donovan: Connecting Past and Present: Models of Service Learning in History. American Association for Higher Education, 2000.

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Last updated: 08/22/2013
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