ERIC Number: ED024001
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Abstracts of Papers Presented to the National Seminar on Adult Education Research, February 11-13, 1968 in Chicago.
Syracuse Univ., NY. ERIC Clearinghouse on Adult Education.
Abstracts are presented of 23 research papers on attitude changes resulting from supervisory training; nonparticipation in vocational retraining; methods and techniques (including mass media, small group discussion, correspondence study, and the use of programed instruction for health personnel and in human relations training); preferred adult educational methods among potential participants; adoption of new agricultural practices; dental health instruction and counseling; information systems development; program administration; attitudes and performance of extension agents; information needs and information seeking; faculty attitudes toward programs of continuing higher education; regional planning; homemaking education; effects of structure and sequence on adult learning; and professional career patterns. Basic adult education information sources, current information sources, and other publications of the ERIC Clearinghouse on Adult Education are also listed. (ly)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Adoption (Ideas), Adult Education, Adult Learning, Attitude Change, Correspondence Study, Health Education, Home Economics, Information Sources, Mass Media, Motivation, Participation, Professional Personnel, Program Administration, Programed Instruction, Research, Retraining, Supervisory Training, Testing
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Syracuse Univ., NY. ERIC Clearinghouse on Adult Education.