ERIC Number: ED052412
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1961
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Adult Education in Sweden; An Introduction.
This monograph aims to: (1) provide the reader with an overview of how Sweden uses adult education to help people to grow and mature; (2) motivate the professional reader to examine further the extensive literature in adult education, and to make a study also in Sweden; and (3) order and present facts learned during a visit to Sweden and state ideas resulting from observation and study. Swedish adult education is discussed in the following sections: I. Purpose of Swedish Adult Education; II. Historical Development of Adult Education in Sweden; III. Eleven Representative Swedish Adult Education Institutions; IV. Swedish Universities and Adult Education; V. The Study Circle; VI. General Views of the Swedish State on Adult Education; and VII. Suggestions for Further Study of Swedish Adult Education. (DB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Curriculum Design, Educational Attitudes, Government Role, Teaching Methods
Bureau of Studies in Education, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana (No price quoted)
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Authoring Institution: Indiana Univ., Bloomington. Bureau of Studies in Adult Education.
Note: Indiana University Monograph Series in Adult Education