From the earliest contributions of Native Americans in the colonial period to the workforce preparation crisis in the 1980s, this book explores the patterns, themes, and changing ideologies of learning and education in adulthood.
"Stubblefield and Keane have brought a high degree of organization and coherence to the very complex history of adult education in the United States. No one who is serious about the study of adult learning can afford to be without this thoroughly researched volume."
?David W. Stewart, director of program development, the Center for Adult Learning and Educational Credentials, American Council on Education
Part One: Adult Education in Early America.
Part Two: The Early National and Antebellum Eras.
Part Three: Adult Education in an Era of Modernization.
Part Four: The Nation Amid Crisis and Recovery.
Part Five: America at the Peak of World Power.
Series: Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education (Hardcover)
Number Of Pages: 416
Published: 10th November 1994
Publisher: JOSSEY BASS
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.4 x 16.35
Weight (kg): 0.68
Edition Number: 1