ERIC Number: EJ375989
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Impact of Anomia and Life Satisfaction on Older Adult Learners.
Fisher, James C.
Educational Gerontology, v14 n2 p137-46 1988
Examined relationship between attitudes of older adults and their participation in education-related activities. Results indicated that self-directed learning participation was correlated with one's affirmation of self and its accomplishments, sense of satisfaction and pleasure, and high level of enthusiasm and ego involvement in activities. Suggests need for strong social dimension in education-related activities. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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