Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||[by] Christopher Duke and Stuart Marriott.|
|Series||Leeds studies in adult education|
|Contributions||Marriott, Stuart, joint author.|
|LC Classifications||LC5256.G7 D84|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||301|
|LC Control Number||74160145|
Depicting the ways that adult education has evolved as society has changed and how it has been incorporated into lifelong learning, this is a truly unique set that puts a stamp on an exciting field and important, far-reaching issues. These five volumes represent a great advance to scholars, as this is the first comprehensive overview of the set draws on books, journals, reports and. At War with the Word: Literary Theory and Liberal Education By R. V. Young ISI Books, Read preview Overview How to Read a Book: The Art of Getting a Liberal Education By Mortimer J. Adler Simon and Schuster, If you’re really determined, you can complete the entire Liberal Arts canon in about 4 years by reading a book every weeks (some larger books will take longer to read though) However, for most people this education may stretch on for decades as you read the books on the list that most interest you (and I’ve also created a 21st Century. Adult learners complained about cost of education. However, some of them were supported financially by their employers. Time, on the other hand, was also a challenge for many students as most of them had either worked parallel to their studies or had family and/or community responsibilities.
Inappropriate The list (including its title or description) facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author. Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional. Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the title of the book). Details *. Adult education can provide a number of skills and learning experiences that have a number of benefits and purposes: from basic skills to language learning, from leisure courses to vocational training, from family learning to health provision, adult education can provide a number of ways that will support individuals throughout their careers and lives. The Cyril O. Houle Award was established in to honor the scholarship and memory of Cyril O. Houle, Professor of Adult Education at the University of Chicago. It is given annually by the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE) for a book published in English in the previous year that reflects universal concerns of. The Trivium: The Liberal Arts of Logic, Grammar, and Rhetoric – The classic book by Sister Miriam Joseph teaches the Trivium and how it can be used to improve your intelligence and reasoning. 5. The History of Modern Schooling – Legendary teacher John Taylor Gatto’s epic series on critical thinking, self-education and the history of.
"The Case for a Traditional Liberal Education," Journal of Blacks in Higher Education, n13 (Aut ): Abstract: Examines the controversy over what some consider liberal education's shortcoming in a multicultural society: that it is predominantly an exclusive white male, Europe and North American centered curriculum. Within the last decade, institutions and programs geared toward serving adult students have been profiled in a number of sources, including Lifelong Learning at Its Best: Innovative Practices in Adult Credit Programs (Maehl ) and volumes of New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education, including one on accelerated learning (Wlodkowski. Inspired by the past, focused on the future: The Basic Program of Liberal Education for Adults 70th Anniversary On November 17th, the Graham School celebrate. Liberal arts education (from Latin liberalis "free" and ars "art or principled practice") is the traditional academic program in Western higher education. Liberal arts generally covers three areas: sciences, arts, and central academic disciplines include philosophy, logic, linguistics, literature, history, political science, sociology, and psychology.