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ERIC Number: EJ1155075
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2012
Pages: 11
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1947-8607
Cross-Cultural Learning and Mentoring: Autoethnographical Narrative Inquiry with Dr. Malcolm Shepherd Knowles
Han, Pi-Chi; Henschke, John A.
International Journal of Adult Vocational Education and Technology, v3 n3 Article 3 p26-36 2012
Dr. Malcolm Shepherd Knowles popularized andragogy as the theory of adult learning and was referred to as the Father of Adult Education in the United States (US). As his doctoral students, the authors had extensive personal contacts with him. This paper utilizes the method of autoethnography to explore how cross-cultural learning and cross-cultural mentoring facilitate transformative learning with the development of intercultural competencies for sojourners when they interact with a significant human being in cross-cultural settings.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Adult Education
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Language: English
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