Narrative Perspectives on Adult Education: New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education

Narrative Perspectives on Adult Education: New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education

by Marsha Rossiter
     
 

This volume presents a variety of perspectives on the role ofnarrative in adult learning and explores how those perspectives canbe translated into practice. Interest in narrative among adulteducators has been a continuing strand of our professional dialoguefor some time, and it continues to grow as we become increasinglyappreciative of the multifaceted views of

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This volume presents a variety of perspectives on the role ofnarrative in adult learning and explores how those perspectives canbe translated into practice. Interest in narrative among adulteducators has been a continuing strand of our professional dialoguefor some time, and it continues to grow as we become increasinglyappreciative of the multifaceted views of adult learning that arerevealed through the narrative lens. The range of narrativeapplications, implications, and perspectives in adult education ispractically limitless. The perspectives included in thissourcebook, while not an exhaustive review, do convey something ofthe rich variety and scope a narrative approach offers adultlearning.

This is the 126th volume of the Jossey-Bass higher educationquarterly report series New Directions for Adult andContinuing Education. Noted for its depth of coverage,New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education isan indispensable series that explores issues of common interest toinstructors, administrators, counselors, and policymakers in abroad range of adult and continuing education settings, such ascolleges and universities, extension programs, businesses,libraries, and museums.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470874653
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/13/2010
Series:
J-B ACE Single Issue Adult & Continuing Education Series, #102
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.30(d)

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