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ERIC Number: EJ578968
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-1352-8580
Education in a Life Course Perspective: Continuities and Discontinuities.
Jamieson, Anne; Miller, Allison; Stafford, Julia
Education and Ageing, v13 n3 p213-28 1998
Survey of 90 participants in a residential summer school and interviews with 13 aged 62-90 revealed diverse life experiences that correlated with multiple meanings and motivations for educational activity. Low participation of the elderly was associated with early negative experiences. Educational outcomes for older adults did not lend themselves to conventional assessment. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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