Adult Learning and Development Multicultural Stories

ISBN-10: 1575240971

ISBN-13: 9781575240978

Edition: 2000

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Recognizing the role of sociocultural and psychological factors in shaping people's lives, this is an anthology of culturally diverse stories and poems. It illustrates six themes of adult development: intimacy; the family cycle; physical development; health and ageing; and learning in adulthood.
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Book details

List price: $28.50
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Krieger Publishing Company
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 292
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

Sharan B. Merriam is professor of adult education at the University of Georgia.Ralph G. Brockett is professor of adult education at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

Prefacep. vii
Acknowledgmentsp. xiii
About the Editorsp. xv
About the Authorsp. xvii
Identityp. 1
A Sistah Outsiderp. 8
Are You Writing A Book?p. 24
Flip-Flopsp. 27
You're Short, Besidesp. 31
A Dictionary of Japanese-American Termsp. 39
Three Steps A Minutep. 45
How I Got to Be Jewishp. 52
Dear Aunt Nanadinep. 63
The Importance of Workp. 71
Learning to Workp. 77
Sweetheartp. 85
Piece Workp. 91
Intimacyp. 95
The Linden Treep. 101
Churchp. 114
Is This the Reward of A Catholic Girlhood?p. 124
Betweenp. 129
First Lovep. 142
The Family Life Cyclep. 155
The Management of Griefp. 161
This Placep. 176
The Storytellerp. 190
1895 Honeymoon Hotelp. 204
Groom Servicep. 212
Physical Development, Health and Agingp. 225
What I Know from Nosesp. 231
Finch the Spastic Speaksp. 235
Combustionp. 247
The Hector Quesadilla Storyp. 249
Learning in Adulthoodp. 261
La Tortillerap. 267
Talking to the Deadp. 271
Mountain Biking and the Pleasures of Balancep. 281
Referencesp. 287
Acknowledgment for Permissionsp. 291
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