Adult Learner: A Neglected Species / Edition 4

Adult Learner: A Neglected Species / Edition 4

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by Malcolm Shepherd Knowles
     
 

ISBN-10: 0884151077

ISBN-13: 9780884151074

Pub. Date: 01/28/1990

Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology Books

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780884151074
Publisher:
Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date:
01/28/1990
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
294
Product dimensions:
5.96(w) x 8.89(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Ch. 1Introduction1
Pt. 1The Roots of Andragogy6
Ch. 2Exploring the World of Learning Theory7
Ch. 3Theories of Learning18
Ch. 4A Theory of Adult Learning: Andragogy35
Ch. 5Theories of Teaching73
Pt. 2Advancements in Adult Learning114
Ch. 6Adult Learning Within Human Resource Development115
Ch. 7New Perspectives on Andragogy133
Ch. 8Beyond Andragogy153
Ch. 9Andragogy in Practice180
Pt. 3Practice in Adult Learning184
Ch. 10Whole-Part-Whole Learning Model185
Ch. 11From Teacher to Facilitator of Learning198
Ch. 12Making Things Happen by Releasing the Energy of Others202
Ch. 13Some Guidelines for the Use of Learning Contracts211
Ch. 14Core Competency Diagnostic and Planning Guide217
Ch. 15Training Delivery Problems and Solutions: An Analysis of Novice and Expert Trainers226
Ch. 16A Model for Developing Employee Work Effectiveness in New Roles and Environments239
Ch. 17Linking Learning and Performance in HRD252
Bibliography264
Index300

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The Adult Learner: The Definitive Classic in Adult Education and Human Resource Development 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
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I was required to buy this for a class in my Masters in Adult Edcation program but it's a great read!
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A valuable text book for the new learner to the field of adult education
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