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Brookfield, Steve – Adult Education (London), 1979
Discusses a program in which adult groups (that meet regularly for educative discussion in settings other than educational institutions) can be given support through an academic department's provision of resource materials. Provides an example of support provided to the National Housewives Register, a group which discusses issues and social…
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adult Learning, Adult Programs, Discussion Groups
Stamper, Anne – Adult Education (London), 1986
The Women's Institutes of Great Britain and Canada have for many years been important providers of education for rural women. The author shows how the scope of this educational work has come to extend beyond rural and domestic crafts to encompass the changing needs and roles of women. (Author/CT)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adult Learning, Adult Students, Females
Smith, Douglas – Adult Education (London), 1982
This report examines what is being done in London in world development education and suggests how the process can be extended and made more effective. (Author/CT)
Descriptors: Adult Literacy, Basic Skills, Developing Nations, Health Education
Akinpelu, J. A. – Adult Education (London), 1980
In a critique of the government of Nigeria's policy statement on education, the author highlights funding and implementation, literacy programs, and integration of formal and nonformal education as the major concerns for adult education in that country. (SK)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Educational Policy, Financial Support, Foreign Countries
Stuart, Francis – Adult Education (London), 1979
Describes the Gateway Clubs, which work with local authorities to provide the mentally handicapped with opportunities for the enjoyment of leisure and recreation facilities. Makes recommendations for further developing voluntary and statutory authorities' collaboration, raising the general level of provision and leadership, and allocating…
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adults, Agency Cooperation, Guidelines