Experiential Education and Adolescents’ Personal and Spiritual Development

A Mixed-Method Study in the Secondary School Context of Hong Kong

Authors: Chung, Ronald

  • A mixed-method study in the secondary school context

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Adventure-based programs have become prevailing in the schools in Hong Kong. Due to the little empirical examination to the frequent use of experiential education, Chung Kwan Ackie Cheung uses mixed methods to establish its first phenomenal picture, addressing the scale of the use of experiential education and the impact of it on adolescents’ development with regard to the globalizing phenomenon of Hong Kong. The findings show that experiential education, esp. adventure-based program, has been widely-spread and there is positive impact in the specified aspects self-concept, self-efficacy, learning climate and spiritual dimension of its adolescent learners.

About the authors

Chung Kwan Ackie Cheung has engaged in the work of pastoral care, teaching, counseling and adventure activities since 1999. At present, she continues teaching courses in Hong Kong at various welfare organizations and universities.

Table of contents (5 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Cheung, Chung Kwan Ackie

    Pages 19-34

  • Literature review and clarification of research question

    Cheung, Chung Kwan Ackie

    Pages 35-69

  • Methodology and methods of data collection

    Cheung, Chung Kwan Ackie

    Pages 70-90

  • Findings: Case record in layers

    Cheung, Chung Kwan Ackie

    Pages 91-132

  • Discussion and conclusion

    Cheung, Chung Kwan Ackie

    Pages 133-189

Buy this book

eBook $54.99
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Softcover $69.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-531-18575-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Experiential Education and Adolescents’ Personal and Spiritual Development
Book Subtitle
A Mixed-Method Study in the Secondary School Context of Hong Kong
Authors
Copyright
2013
Publisher
VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften
Copyright Holder
Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden
eBook ISBN
978-3-531-19120-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-531-19120-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-531-18575-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
206
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