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ERIC Number: EJ619164
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1352-8580
Older People in Higher Education: A Personal Perspective.
Jones, Sidney
Education and Ageing, v15 n3 p339-51 2000
The likely demand for college degrees among adults over 50 will come from already-educated persons seeking specialist knowledge, those denied opportunities when young, and those who believed university was not for them. Formal study may appeal to retirees because it includes aspects of working life (structure, achievement, social stimulation) they may lack. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom