The adult learner : the definitive classic in adult education and human resource development
Publisher/Date:New York, NY : Routledge, 2012
Note:Includes bibliographical references (p. 345-389) and index.
Summary: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.