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ERIC Number: EJ268025
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Aug
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Participation Motives of Older Adults in Higher Education: The Elderhostel Experience.
Romaniuk, Jean Gasen; Romaniuk, Michael
Gerontologist, v22 n4 p364-68 Aug 1982
Studied participation in Elderhostel, an innovative on-campus educational experience for older adults. Investigated the motivations for initial and returning participation among a statewide survey sample of 496 elderhostelers. Results indicated that opportunities for acquiring new knowledge, traveling to new places, and trying new experiences were most often cited. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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