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ERIC Number: ED419947
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Pages: 548
Abstractor: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-8204-3267-9ISBN-3-631-31531-7
ISSN: ISSN-0934-3695
Personality and Biography: Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on the History of Adult Education. Volume II: Biographies of Adult Educators from Five Continents.
Friedenthal-Haase, Martha, Ed.
This volume contains 36 biographies: "I.T.A. Wallace-Johnson and Radical Adult Education (AE) in Sierra Leone in the Years 1938/1939" (Turay); "Frank C. Laubach as the Father of the Adult Literacy Movement in India" (Ghosh); "A Historical Study on the Theory and Practice of Social and AE in Korea" (Lee); "Integrative Adult Educators" (Yaron); "Contribution of Mother Aline to the Interfaith Dialogue in the Palestinian-Israeli Encounter" (Sant); "Dissenter in the History of AE" (Kett); "Shaping the Democratic Personality" (Stubblefield); "Contributions of Alexander N. Charters to the Field of AE" (Siddiqui); "Reflections on Mainstreaming of AE into the Academic Life of Syracuse University 1948-1973" (Charters); "Contribution of David Unaipon to Aboriginal Culture and Education" (Bin-Sallik); "Contribution of Dr. Rudolf Steiner to AE" (Stehlik); "Drei 'Bundesstaatliche Volksbildungsreferenten' als Grundungsvater der Volksbildung nach 1945 [Three 'Federal Advisers for Popular Education']" (Blaschek); "Alfred Adler (1870-1937)" (Filla); "Georg Wieninger (1859-1925)" (Friedl-Sieglhuber); "Professor Assen Zlatarov (1885-1936) and the Spreading of Knowledge in Bulgaria" (Golovinsky); "Straddling Political Projects and Uncommon Personalities" (Caspar); "Biographical Aspects of the French Didactic Approach Known as 'Entrainement mental'" (Matalik); "German Jewish Adult Educator Franz Rosenzweig and His 'Posthumous' Emigration" (Volkmann); "Outstanding Women in AE" (Ziegler); "Baron Jozsef Eotvos und die Erwachsenenbildung in Ungarn [Baron Jozsef Eotvos and AE in Hungary]" (Felkai); "Erwin Szabo and Sandor Karacsony" (Soos); "N.F.S. Grundtvig (1783-1872) and M. Valancius (1801-1875)" (Treciokiene); "Tonko Ten Have and the Construction of Dutch Andragogy" (van Gent); "Nicolae Iorga and Dimitrie Gusti" (Sacalis); "Pawel Florenski (1882-1937)" (Nagel); "Juraj Fandly and Samuel Tesedik" (Cornanicova); "Personlichkeit und Biographie des Dr. Janez Bleiweis (1808-1881) [Personality and Biography of Dr. Janez Bleiweis (1808-1881)]" (Bezensek); "Slovenian AE as Revealed through the Life of Matija Vertovec" (Findeisen et al.); "Dr. Franjo Zgec" (Jug); "Anton Martin Slomsek (1800-1862)" (Lipnik); "History of AE in Slovenia during the Period 1750-1850" (Serse); "Travels from 1843 to 1858 of Karl Stellan Soderstrom, Bookbinder and Journeyman" (Engstrom);"James Stuart and the Origins of English University Extension" (Cooke); "Educating Active Citizens" (Field); and "Collective Political Biography of Four Influential British Adult Educators" (Fieldhouse). (YLB)
Peter Lang Publishing, 275 Seventh Avenue, 28th Floor, New York, NY 10001-6708; 800/770-5264; e-mail: (volumes I-II bound together: $85.95).
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
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Language: English
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Note: For volume I (pages 1-383), see CE 076 596. Published as volume 38 in the series "Studies in Pedagogy, Andragogy and Gerontagogy." Based on papers from the International Conference on the History of Adult Education (6th, Jena, Germany, September 2-5, 1996).