ERIC Number: EJ607564
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Publication Date: 2000
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Learning on Their Own: Vocationally Oriented Self-Directed Learning Projects. [and] Invited Reaction: Learning on Their Own.
Clardy, Alan; Willis, Verna J.
Human Resource Development Quarterly, v11 n2 p105-25,127-31 Sum 2000
In Clardy's study, 56 employees described 109 vocationally oriented self-directed learning projects undertaken. Projects were categorized as induced (spurred by imbalance between job expectations and capability), voluntary (fueled by personal motivation), or synergistic (combined motivation with the spark of workplace circumstances). Willis' reaction comments on methodological issues. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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