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Author Peters, John M. (John Marshall), 1941-

Title Adult education : evolution and achievements in a developing field of study / John M. Peters, Peter Jarvis, and associates
Edition First edition
Published San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 1991


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Description xxxii, 491 pages ; 24 cm
Series Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series
Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series.
Contents Growth and challenges in the study of adult education / Peter Jarvis -- Changing relationships between theory and practice / Ronald M. Cervero -- How research produces knowledge / Sharan B. Merriam -- Evolution of a formal knowledge base / Huey B. Long -- The impact of intellectual leadership / William S. Griffith -- Disseminating and using adult education knowledge / Ralph G. Brockett -- Growth and future of graduate programs / John M. Peters, Burton W. Kreitlow -- The psychology of adult teaching and learning / Mark Tennant -- Educational leadership and program administration / Alan B. Knox -- A critical perspective on sociology and adult education / Colin Griffin -- Philosophical foundations / Kenneth H. Lawson
Relationships with political science / Alan M. Thomas -- Learning from the discipline of history / Harold W. Stubblefield -- International influences on the development of knowledge / Phyllis M. Cunningham -- Social, professional, and academic issues / David Deshler -- Advancing the study of adult education : a summary perspective / John M. Peters
Analysis Adult education Study and teaching
Adult education Study and teaching (Graduate)
Adult education teachers Training of
Notes "Sponsored by the American Association of [sic] Adult and Continuing Education"--T.p. verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Adult education teachers -- Training of.
Adult education -- Study and teaching (Graduate)
Adult education -- Study and teaching.
Author Jarvis, Peter, 1937-
American Association for Adult and Continuing Education.
LC no. 91013977
ISBN 1555423817