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The Resource Handbook of adult and continuing education, edited by Carol E. Kasworm, Amy D. Rose, Jovita M. Ross-Gordon

Handbook of adult and continuing education, edited by Carol E. Kasworm, Amy D. Rose, Jovita M. Ross-Gordon

Label
Handbook of adult and continuing education
Title
Handbook of adult and continuing education
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carol E. Kasworm, Amy D. Rose, Jovita M. Ross-Gordon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
374
Index
index present
LC call number
LC5251
LC item number
.H28 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kasworm, Carol E
  • Rose, Amy D
  • Ross-Gordon, Jovita M
  • American Association for Adult and Continuing Education
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adult education
  • Continuing education
Label
Handbook of adult and continuing education, edited by Carol E. Kasworm, Amy D. Rose, Jovita M. Ross-Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A publication of the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Adult and continuing education as an intellectual commons -- 1. Adult learners -- 2. Access and participation -- 3. Adult learning -- 4. Adult development -- 5. Group and organizational learning -- 6. Theoretical frameworks for understanding the field -- 7. Histories of adult education: constructing the past -- 8. International and comparative adult and continuing education -- 9. Policy and adult learning and education -- 10. Sociology of adult and continuing education: some key understandings for the field of practice -- 11. Professionalization of the field of adult and continuing education -- 12. Professional identity -- 13. Facilitation and design of learning -- 14. Planning and delivering of programs -- 15. Assessment and evaluation -- 16. Management and leadership -- 17. Adult basic education -- 18. English language learning for adults -- 19. Adult education for the empowerment of indviduals and communities -- 20. Adults in four year colleges and universities: moving from the margin to mainstream? -- 21. The learning landscape of community colleges -- 22. Employer-sponsored learning in the workplace -- 23. Workers' education for the twenty-first century -- 24. Military contributions to adult education -- 25. Continuing professional education -- 26. Spirituality and adult education -- 27. Adult education for health and wellness -- 28. Environmental adult education: a many-voiced landscape -- 29. Distance education in the age of the internet -- 30. Adult education in cultural institutions: libraries, museums, parks, and zoos -- 31. Social justice in adult and continuing education: laboring in the fields of reality and hope -- 32. Struggles for utopia(s)? gender and sexuality in adult and continuing education -- 33. Chasing the American dream: race and adult and continuing education -- 34. Adult and continuing education for an aging society -- 35. Perspectives on disability in adult and continuing education -- 36. Class and place in adult and continuing education -- 37. Globalization and the role of adult and continuing education: challenges and opportunities -- 38. Paradox and promise in the knowledge society -- 39. Informal learning in a virtual era -- 40. Creating and re-creating community -- Conclusion: Looking back, looking forward
Control code
464584656
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
2010 ed.
Extent
xvi, 493 pages
Isbn
9781412960502
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2009050795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)464584656
Label
Handbook of adult and continuing education, edited by Carol E. Kasworm, Amy D. Rose, Jovita M. Ross-Gordon
Publication
Note
"A publication of the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Adult and continuing education as an intellectual commons -- 1. Adult learners -- 2. Access and participation -- 3. Adult learning -- 4. Adult development -- 5. Group and organizational learning -- 6. Theoretical frameworks for understanding the field -- 7. Histories of adult education: constructing the past -- 8. International and comparative adult and continuing education -- 9. Policy and adult learning and education -- 10. Sociology of adult and continuing education: some key understandings for the field of practice -- 11. Professionalization of the field of adult and continuing education -- 12. Professional identity -- 13. Facilitation and design of learning -- 14. Planning and delivering of programs -- 15. Assessment and evaluation -- 16. Management and leadership -- 17. Adult basic education -- 18. English language learning for adults -- 19. Adult education for the empowerment of indviduals and communities -- 20. Adults in four year colleges and universities: moving from the margin to mainstream? -- 21. The learning landscape of community colleges -- 22. Employer-sponsored learning in the workplace -- 23. Workers' education for the twenty-first century -- 24. Military contributions to adult education -- 25. Continuing professional education -- 26. Spirituality and adult education -- 27. Adult education for health and wellness -- 28. Environmental adult education: a many-voiced landscape -- 29. Distance education in the age of the internet -- 30. Adult education in cultural institutions: libraries, museums, parks, and zoos -- 31. Social justice in adult and continuing education: laboring in the fields of reality and hope -- 32. Struggles for utopia(s)? gender and sexuality in adult and continuing education -- 33. Chasing the American dream: race and adult and continuing education -- 34. Adult and continuing education for an aging society -- 35. Perspectives on disability in adult and continuing education -- 36. Class and place in adult and continuing education -- 37. Globalization and the role of adult and continuing education: challenges and opportunities -- 38. Paradox and promise in the knowledge society -- 39. Informal learning in a virtual era -- 40. Creating and re-creating community -- Conclusion: Looking back, looking forward
Control code
464584656
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
2010 ed.
Extent
xvi, 493 pages
Isbn
9781412960502
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2009050795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)464584656

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