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Adults as learners : increasing participation and facilitating learning

Author: K Patricia Cross
Publisher: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, [1991], ©1981.
Series: Jossey-Bass classics.; Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st ed., PB [i.e. pbk.] printView all editions and formats
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cross, K. Patricia (Kathryn Patricia), 1926-
Adults as learners.
San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, [1991], ©1981
(OCoLC)734922090
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: K Patricia Cross
ISBN: 1555424457 9781555424459
OCLC Number: 25837475
Notes: Reprint (with a new preface).
Description: xxx, 300 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Pref. to the Classic Paperback --
Pref. --
1. Growth of the learning society --
2. Issues in recruiting adult learners --
3. Who participates in adult learning --
4. Why adults participate and why not --
5. Toward a model of adult motivation for learning --
6. Implications for increasing participation --
7. Patterns of adult learning and development --
8. How and what adults learn and want to learn --
9. Facilitating learning.
Series Title: Jossey-Bass classics.; Jossey-Bass higher and adult education series.
Other Titles: Adults as learners :
Responsibility: K. Patricia Cross.
Local System Bib Number:
84041
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