Adult Learning and Development: Multicultural Stories / Edition 1 by Sharan B. Merriam | 9781575240978 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Adult Learning and Development: Multicultural Stories / Edition 1

Adult Learning and Development: Multicultural Stories / Edition 1

by Sharan B. Merriam
     
 

ISBN-10: 1575240971

ISBN-13: 9781575240978

Pub. Date: 12/28/1999

Publisher: Krieger Publishing Company

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781575240978
Publisher:
Krieger Publishing Company
Publication date:
12/28/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
292
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Prefacevii
Acknowledgmentsxiii
About the Editorsxv
About the Authorsxvii
Part 1.Identity1
A Sistah Outsider8
Are You Writing A Book?24
Flip-Flops27
You're Short, Besides31
A Dictionary of Japanese-American Terms39
Three Steps A Minute45
How I Got to Be Jewish52
Dear Aunt Nanadine63
Part 2.The Importance of Work71
Learning to Work77
Sweetheart85
Piece Work91
Part 3.Intimacy95
The Linden Tree101
Church114
Is This the Reward of A Catholic Girlhood?124
Between129
First Love142
Part 4.The Family Life Cycle155
The Management of Grief161
This Place176
The Storyteller190
1895 Honeymoon Hotel204
Groom Service212
Part 5.Physical Development, Health and Aging225
What I Know from Noses231
Finch the Spastic Speaks235
Combustion247
The Hector Quesadilla Story249
Part 6.Learning in Adulthood261
La Tortillera267
Talking to the Dead271
Mountain Biking and the Pleasures of Balance281
References287
Acknowledgment for Permissions291

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