ERIC Number: EJ606026
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000-May
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James John Harpell: An Adult Education Pioneer.
Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education, v14 n1 p89-112 May 2000
In early 20th-century Canada, James John Harpell began correspondence courses and study clubs and was instrumental in the cooperatives movement. He used small businesses to promote social and educational innovations and was an advocate for self-study and lifelong learning. (SK)
Descriptors: Adult Educators, Cooperatives, Correspondence Study, Foreign Countries, Independent Study, Lifelong Learning, Social Action
Department of Adult Education, Xavier Hall, St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2W5, Canada.
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Canada