ERIC Number: ED032482
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969
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Adult Education: The Open Door.
Axford, Roger W.
This introductory textbook in adult education devotes chapters to the history and pioneers of the adult education movement; adult educators; adult learners; programing and evaluating adult education programs; counseling of adult learners; and discussion of the philosophy of and need for research in adult education. Appendixes include evaluative criteria for public school adult education programs, and information on residential adult education programs in the United States and Great Britain. Each chapter includes a bibliography, and the chapter on evaluation includes forms used for student evaluations of programs. The author cites numerous cases and anecdotes from his own experience. (mf)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adult Educators, Bibliographies, History, Residential Institutions, Textbooks
International Textbook Company, Scranton, Pa. 18515
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Great Britain)