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Glossary of Adult Learning in Europe

  • August 1999

A glossary, regardless of which discipline it relates to, constitutes a tool linked to a precise historical period or a current of thought. This is particularly true for adult education. The fact that the first terminologies of the seventies are used today in compiling encyclopaedias, dictionaries, and glossaries is a sign of the times. In all the member-states of the European Union, adult education is leaving behind its image as an underestimated sector, under the care of well meaning people.

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  • Author/Editor: Federighi; Paolo; Bax; Willem; Bosselars; Lucien
  • Glossary of Adult Learning in Europe
  • UIE; European Association for the Education of Adults; European Commission, 1999
  • ISBN
    92-820-1103-8
  • Available in: English, French