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ERIC Number: EJ507792
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0260-1370
The Science(s) of Adult Education.
Pastuovic, Nikola
International Journal of Lifelong Education, v14 n4 p273-91 Jul-Aug 1995
Using criteria to determine whether a discipline is a science, the author defines andragogy as a technological discipline that applies principles discovered by the sciences of adult education--educational psychology, sociology, economics, and anthropology. He suggests that andragogy could become the general science of adult education by studying its systems. (SK)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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