ERIC Number: EJ206059
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Adult Education in Saudi Arabia: Development Plans in an Emerging Society.
Hamidi, Abulrahman S.
Lifelong Learning: The Adult Years, v2 n5 p30-33 Jan 1979
Describes adult education efforts in Saudi Arabia's national program to eliminate the country's high illiteracy rate. Includes discussions of literacy training on television and in institutions, new schools and practices, the importance of economic and social implications, need for skilled manpower, and other adult education problems and goals. (MF)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Adult Vocational Education, Developing Nations, Educational Development, Educational Programs, Educational Technology, Illiteracy, Literacy Education, National Programs, Program Descriptions, Social Development, Social Stratification, Socioeconomic Influences
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Saudi Arabia