ERIC Number: ED377304
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Rethinking Adult Education for Development II. Conference Proceedings (Ljubljana, Slovenia, October 6-9, 1993).
Svetina, Metka, Ed.
This book contains papers, reports, and opening and closing speeches presented at a worldwide conference of adult education experts. The document begins with the following: an introduction (Jelenc); a reprinted article, "Time to Collectively Rethink Our Field" (Franklin W. Spikes); and opening speeches by various adult education officials (Jelenc, Gaber, Charters, Belanger, Vio Grossi, Krajinc). The following papers and reports are included: "Rethinking Adult Education for Development" (Jelenc); "The System of Adult Education and Learning--Definition, Concept, Areas, Terminology" (Workgroup Report); "Pedagogy and Andragogy: Relation between the Education of Children and the Education of Adults" (Workgroup Report); "The Status of Adult Education in Different National Policies and Worldwide" (Workgroup Report); "Basic Institutions/Organizations Influencing the Need and the Progress of Adult Education, Their Role, and Their Possibilities" (Workgroup Report); "Final Report" (Jelenc); "Adult Education, the African Crisis, and the Role of African Association for Literacy and Adult Education" (Wangoola); "Adult Education for Export" (Gelpi); "Consumer Education: Empowering for Development" (Charters); "Historical Development of Adult Education: A Focus on Africa" (Draper); "Reconceptualizing Adult Education: The Perspective of Adult Undergraduate Higher Education" (Kasworm); "Adult Education and Working People: A Critical Reappraisal" (Law); "Euro-Delphi: A Comparative Study on the Future of Adult Education in 14 Countries 1993-1995" (Leirman); "Adult Education in Thailand" (Poompaisal); "Women and Adult Education: Rethinking Androcentric Research" (Stalker); and closing speeches by Jelenc and Puhar. Appendixes include the following: reviews of the compendium, reports of several other conferences, letters, and a list of participants with addresses. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adult Students, Andragogy, Comparative Education, Consumer Education, Cultural Influences, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Economic Development, Educational Attitudes, Educational Philosophy, Educational Practices, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Womens Education
Slovene Adult Education Centre, Smartinska 134a, 61000 Ljubljana, Slovenia (Deutsche mark 35).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Slovenia Ministry of Science and Technology, Ljubljana.
Authoring Institution: Slovene Adult Education Centre, Ljubljana (Slovenia).
Note: For Part I, see CE 067 532.