Learning Later / Edition 1

Learning Later / Edition 1

by Brian Findsen
     
 

ISBN-10: 1575242184

ISBN-13: 9781575242187

Pub. Date: 09/28/2004

Publisher: Krieger Publishing Company

Findsen (adult and continuing education, University of Glasgow, UK) explores the issue of social context in adult learning for older adults. Combining international perspectives drawn from adult education, sociology, social gerontology, and critical theory, he investigates the social and material circumstances of older adults' lives, arguing that educators and

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Findsen (adult and continuing education, University of Glasgow, UK) explores the issue of social context in adult learning for older adults. Combining international perspectives drawn from adult education, sociology, social gerontology, and critical theory, he investigates the social and material circumstances of older adults' lives, arguing that educators and practitioners can better understand older adults' learning by more fully addressing the social construction of aging, older adults' interactions with social institutions, and the social issues they face. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781575242187
Publisher:
Krieger Publishing Company
Publication date:
09/28/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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