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ERIC Number: EJ1092271
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2016-Mar
Pages: 12
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1052-2891
Understanding Adult Learning in the Midst of Complex Social "Liquid Modernity"
Nicolaides, Aliki; Marsick, Victoria J.
New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education, n149 p9-20 Mar 2016
This chapter describes the changing nature of adult education theory and practice in the face of complex, disruptive change and explores theories that are suited to tectonic shifts in a period of what we describe as "liquid modernity" in the midst of complex sociocultural-economic-political change in a global environment.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Adult Education
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Language: English
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