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ERIC Number: EJ458073
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Education for the Elderly: New Directions in a Changing Europe.
Niederfranke, Annette
International Review of Education/Internationale Zeitschrift fuer Erziehungswissenschaft/Revue Internationale de Pedagogie, v38 n4 p327-41 Jul 1992
Considers education for the elderly an important issue for the European Community. Discusses demographic, social, and political factors arising from structural changes affecting older adult education. Suggests that education of the elderly emphasize self-reliance, communication skills, experience, and life changes. Reviews literature on the capacity and willingness to learn of the elderly. (DMM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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