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ERIC Number: EJ411322
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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On the Normative Aspects of Adult Education Taxonomies.
Bagnall, Richard G.
Adult Education Quarterly, v40 n4 p229-36 Sum 1990
Taxonomies are unavoidably infused with recommendations of what ought or ought not to be. Thus, use of descriptive taxonomies may have a normatively conservative effect independent of user intentions. The importance of taxonomies to adult education necessitates a critical understanding of their normative features. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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