ERIC Number: ED192012
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Education and the World of Work. The Annual Conference of the Australian College of Education (20th, Perth, Western Australia, 1979).
Duffy, N., Ed.; And Others
A selection of papers presented a the Twentieth Annual Conference of the Australian College of Education, this delineates the present philosophies of education and work, and their connection, and suggests how some of these ideas are changing and must change to fit the society of the future. Part 1 presents twelve papers organized loosely under three themes: "The Changing World of Work,""The Individual and the World of Work," and "Education and the World of Work." Selected comments from group discussions and conference reviews also are presented. Part 2 examines the subthemes "From School to Work,""Post-School Education," and "Career Education" via five papers selected from the many submitted. A list of contributors with vitae is included. (KC)
Descriptors: Career Education, Career Guidance, Curriculum Evaluation, Education Work Relationship, Employed Women, Employment Potential, Futures (of Society), Job Satisfaction, Job Skills, Nontraditional Education, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Social Status, Student Characteristics, Technological Advancement, Unemployment, Values, Vocational Adjustment, Work Attitudes, Youth Employment
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Australian Coll. of Education, Carlton, Victoria.
Identifiers: Australia; Linked Courses