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ERIC Number: EJ1046960
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0963-8253
A Retiring Education: On Continuing to Learn for Its Own Sake
Halpin, David
FORUM: for promoting 3-19 comprehensive education, v56 n3 p567-570 2014
This article reflects on a fairly recent continuing education experience, seeking to identify some general principles for getting the most out of an approach to learning that has objectives which celebrate the acquisition of new knowledge" for its own sake," rather than with a specific end in view, such as the attainment of a qualification.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
Education Level: Adult Education
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)
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