ERIC Number: EJ210403
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Mar
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The American Lyceum and Adult Education.
Shawen, Neil M.
Lifelong Learning: The Adult Years, v2 n7 p8-11,27 Mar 1979
Describes the American lyceum movement in the nineteenth century, which embodied many principles now included in adult learning theory. The lyceum was a sort of adult learning center, mostly at the village level, which used the lecture-teaching-learning approach with community study circles to share experience and knowledge. (MF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Reports - Descriptive
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