ERIC Number: ED338900
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Adult Education. The Quality of Life. ASPBAE Courier No. 52.
ASPBAE Courier, n52 Oct 1991
This issue of the "Courier" examines the quality of life as it can be improved by adult education, especially in the countries of Asia, Africa, and the South Pacific. It also looks at the need for women's education. The following six articles are included: (1) "The Future of the Family" (Federico Mayor); (2) "Her Words on His Lips: Gender Popular Education in South Africa" (Shirley Walters); (3) "Literacy among Women in India" (Nishat Farooq); (4) "Second Cycle Development Problems and the Role of Adult Education: A Case Study of Sri Lanka" (Mohottige U Sedere); (5) "Rural Nonformal Education in China" (Dong Mingchuan); and (6) "The Adult Basic Education Society of Pakistan" (Vincent A. David). (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Education, Adult Literacy, Developing Nations, Economic Development, Educational Needs, Family Influence, Family Role, Family (Sociological Unit), Foreign Countries, Literacy Education, Nonformal Education, Quality of Life, Sex Discrimination, Sex Fairness, Womens Education
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Asian - South Pacific Bureau of Adult Education.
Identifiers: Africa; Asia Pacific Region; China; India; Pakistan; South Africa; Sri Lanka