ERIC Number: ED167799
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Proceedings: Lifelong Learning Research Conference (University of Maryland, January 10-11, 1979).
Whaples, Gene C.; Ewert, D. Merrill
The proceedings of the 1979 Lifelong Learning Research Conference held at the University of Maryland are reported in this document. Focusing upon non-formal adult education, the papers presented deal with environmental/leisure education issues, adult/continuing education concerns, community development, international education, volunteerism, and research methodology. The conference program is provided, along with a list of steering committee members and sponsors. Abstracts of papers presented at the conference are included, with authors' addresses for further information. Symposium topics and summaries then follow with attached references. The keynote address, "The Need for Bridging the Gap from Research to Practice in Lifelong Learning," by Donnie Dutton, is presented in full. Finally, a list of participants and their addresses is appended. (CT)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Maryland Univ., College Park. Conferences and Institutes Div.; Maryland Univ., College Park. Cooperative Extension Service.
Identifiers - Location: Maryland