ERIC Number: ED143332
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Trends in Counseling and Information Services for the Adult Learner.
Ironside, Diana J.; Jacobs, Dorene E.
This review of the literature on the topic of counselling and information services for adult learners was commissioned by UNESCO in autumn 1974. Topics addressed include (1) social context of adult education in the 1970's, (2) need for services, (3) trends in counselling, (4) trends in information services, (5) services to women and the disadvantaged, and (6) innovations in the field. An extensive annotated bibliography covers the above topics as well as vocational and career counselling; services to families, single men, professionals, the aged, and handicapped; and nontraditional forms of learning. (STS)
Descriptors: Adult Counseling, Adult Education, Adult Programs, Adult Students, Adult Vocational Education, Annotated Bibliographies, Counseling Services, Disadvantaged, Educational Innovation, Experimental Programs, Information Services, International Educational Exchange, Needs Assessment, Professional Continuing Education, State of the Art Reviews
Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, 252 Bloor Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1V6
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).
Authoring Institution: Ontario Inst. for Studies in Education, Toronto. Dept. of Adult Education.
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