Transformative Dimensions of Adult Learning / Edition 1

Transformative Dimensions of Adult Learning / Edition 1

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by Jack Mezirow
     
 

ISBN-10: 1555423396

ISBN-13: 9781555423391

Pub. Date: 05/07/1991

Publisher: Wiley

Transformative Dimensions of Adult Learning describes the dynamics of how adults learn—and how their perceptions are transformed by learning—as a framework for formulating educational theory and practice. It presents an in-depth analysis of the ways in which adults learn, how they make meaning of the learning experience, and how their lives can be

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Transformative Dimensions of Adult Learning describes the dynamics of how adults learn—and how their perceptions are transformed by learning—as a framework for formulating educational theory and practice. It presents an in-depth analysis of the ways in which adults learn, how they make meaning of the learning experience, and how their lives can be transformed by it.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555423391
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
05/07/1991
Series:
Higher and Adult Education Series
Edition description:
1st edition
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
668,561
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.75(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Making Meaning: The Dynamics of Learning.

2. Meaning Perspectives: How We Understand Experience.

3. Intentional Learning: A Process of Problem Solving.

4. Making Meaning Through Reflection.

5. Distorted Assumptions: Uncovering Errors in Learning.

6. Perspective Transformation: How Learning Leads to Change.

7. Fostering Transformative Adult Learning.

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Transformative Dimensions of Adult Learning 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I've met Jack at several workshops while doing my doctorial study at Teachers College, Columbia University; his presentations were always well received and praised by everyone for his honesty and mastery of his work in transformational learning. This book captures that same essence.