Adult Learners, Education, and Training: A Reader

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Richard Edwards, Sandy Sieminski, David Zeldin
Psychology Press, 1993 - Education - 286 pages
Drawing on the experiences of a wide range of European countries, this book addresses major themes in the education of adults, such as participation, education and training, economic development and social movements.
 

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Contents

List of figures
13
Tables
23
Selfplanned learning and major personal change
31
maintaining a broad vision
62
Adult literacy and basic education in Europe and North
75
training policy in the UK
91
Vocational training and new production concepts
112
technology 1985
116
From new vocationalism to the culture of enterprise
159
postFordism in work and learning
176
Social movements and change in education
187
Adult education and community action
205
Canadian workers education in
219
a study of four organizations
235
Yemeni unity at home and overseas
250
Adult education community development and older people
265

Skills mismatch and policy response
129

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