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Adult learning, critical intelligence and social change

Adult learning, critical intelligence and social change

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Published by National Institute of Adult Continuing Education .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adult education -- Aims and objectives,
  • Adult education -- Social aspects.,
  • Social change.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Marjorie Mayo and Jane L. Thompson.
    ContributionsMayo, Marjorie., Thompson, Jane L.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination289 p. ;
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21264586M
    ISBN 101872941613

    Youth can change the world when they use critical thinking to decide whether someone’s opinions, ideas or wisdom is just, fair and right. The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically Intelligence plus character, that is the goal of true education.


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Adult Learning, Critical Intelligence and Social Change. Mayo, Marjorie, Ed.; Thompson, Jane, Ed. This collection of 21 essays reviews the context of developments in adult education in Cited by: Adult Learning.

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