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ERIC Number: EJ533622
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0158-037X
Learning that Comes from the Negative Interpretation of Life Experience.
Merriam, Sharan B.; And Others
Studies in Continuing Education, v18 n1 p1-23 1996
Interviews with 18 adults who identified negative outcomes from life experience learning showed that, if experience challenges self-definition, growth-inhibiting responses develop. When the threat to self is reduced, growth may result from negative experiences. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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