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ERIC Number: ED409494
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Pages: 238
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-951-34-0989-9
Social Change and Adult Education Research. Adult Education Research in Nordic Countries 1996.
Remes, Pirkko, Ed.; And Others
The 13 papers in this yearbook discuss 4 broad subject areas: questions of competence, evaluating quality, professional cultures, and learning and trends in adult education. The following papers are included: "Human Resource Development (HRD) Practitioners Analyzing Their Work"(Tuija Valkeavaara); "Life Competence in a World of Change" (Margaretha Balle-Petersen); "Different Schools, Different Priorities" (Heidi Engesbak, Odd Helge Lindseth); "Learning from Change?" (Glenn Hultman, Alger Klasson); "Quality of Adult Learning" (Seppo Kontiainen, Jyri Manninen); "The Modernization of Minds--Qualification and Adult Education in the Transformation of the Welfare State" (Kirsten Weber); "Different Access to Education and Training in Mother Tongue Reinforces Differences between Professional Cultures" (Anne-Lise Hostmark Tarrou);"Learning in Order to Control" (Jan Holmer); "The Challenge to Working Life Education" (Bengt Petersson, Per Olof Thang); "Work and Learning" (Palle Rasmussen); "From Philanthropy to Deinstitutionalisation" (Paul N. Gooderham, Sigvart Tosse); "Knowles' Andragogy, Pedagogy, and Self-Directed Learning" (Bjorn-Emil Madsen); and "Knowledge and Democracy--Old and New Social Movements as Learning Environments in the Post-War Welfare State" (Lars Arvidson, Jorun M. Stenoien). (YLB)
Institute for Educational Research, University of Jyvaskyla, P.O. Box 35, SF-40351 Jyvaskyla, Finland; e-mail:; world wide web: (35 Finnish marks).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Jyvaskyla Univ. (Finland). Inst. for Educational Research.