ERIC Number: EJ415376
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Adult Education as Socialization: Implications for Personal and Social Change.
Minnis, John R.
Journal of Educational Thought/Revue de la Pensee Educative, v24 n2 p88-94 Aug 1990
Argues that the process of education, including adult education, involves the adoption and possibly the transmission of values. Applies concepts of socialization theory and curriculum theory to adult education, focusing on the work of Brim, Berger and Luckmann, and Bourdieu. Discusses the relationship between adult education and social change. (DMM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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