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Adult Learner

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ISBN-10: 0415739020

ISBN-13: 9780415739023

Edition: 8th 2015 (Revised)

Authors: Malcolm S. Knowles, Elwood F. Holton III, Richard A. Swanson

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How do you tailor education to the learning needs of adults? Do they learn differently from children? How does their life experience inform their learning processes? These were the questions at the heart of Malcolm Knowles' pioneering theory of andragogy which transformed education theory in the 1970s. The resulting principles of a self-directed, experiential, problem-centred approach to learning have been hugely influential and are still the basis of the learning practices we use today. Understanding these principles is the cornerstone of increasing motivation and enabling adult learners to achieve. The 8th edition of The Adult Learner has been revised and updated. Holton and Swanson have…    
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Book details

List price: $34.99
Edition: 8th
Copyright year: 2015
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
Publication date: 1/26/2015
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 402
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.232
Language: English