ERIC Number: ED317829
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1987-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Education and Training for Unemployed Adults in the Mid-Life Years. Report of the Conference (Bonn, West Germany, November 23-27, 1987).
de Wijs, Ruth, Ed.; Keijzer, Jose, Ed.
Presentations and presenters include "What Are the Effects of Courses with Unemployed Adults in Their Mid-Life Years?" (Weinberg); "Combining Education and Training of Unemployed Adults " (Sellin); "The Changing Role of Adult Education in the Post-Industrial Society" (Jocher); "The REPLAN Programme in England and Wales--Part 1" (Uden); "The REPLAN Programme in England and Wales--Part 2" (Purdey); "New Challenges to Adult Education with Unemployed Women" (Oels); "Unemployed Migrant Workers at the Munich Volkshochschule" (Vogel); "The Principal Training Schemes and Re-employment Programmes for Unemployed People in the Mid-life Years" (Faure); and "Experiences with Local High Schools for the Unemployed or 'How to Re-establish Self-Confidence'" (Raslow). The names of working groups and those who reported on them are "Educational Provision for Unemployed Adults from Ethnic Minority Communities" (Gerritsen); "Educational Provision for Unemployed Women" (Clark); "Guidance and Counseling of Unemployed Adults" (Eagleson); and "Job Creation" (Walters). Comments on the conference are provided by van Herwijnen, Walters, Szasz, Clarke, Desnos, Purdey, Eagleson, and Nierman. Reflections on the conference are provided by Walters and van Herwijnen. Appendices contain the conference agenda; names and addresses of participants, speakers, and guests; and discussion points for the working groups. (CML)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
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Authoring Institution: German Adult Education Association, Bonn (West Germany).; European Bureau of Adult Education, Amersfoort (Netherlands).