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ERIC Number: EJ449562
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-1045-1595
The Disappearing Student: The Attrition Problem in Adult Basic Education.
Quigley, B. Allan
Adult Learning, v4 n1 p25-26,31 Sep-Oct 1992
A study of two adult basic education centers compared 17 reluctant learners (early dropouts) with 20 persisters and found that, although reluctant learners value education, they have negative attitudes and experiences of schooling and drop out because of dissatisfaction with the lack of challenge and attention they receive. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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