The Adult Learner: The definitive classic in adult education and human resource development

The Adult Learner: The definitive classic in adult education and human resource development Author Malcolm S. Knowles
ISBN-10 0415739020
ISBN-13 9780415739023
Year 2015-01-04
Pages 402
Language English
Publisher Routledge
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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 Knowless pioneering theory of andragogy which transformed education theory in the 1970s The resulting principles of a self directed experiential problem centered 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 This eighth edition has been thoughtfully updated in terms of structure content and style On top of this online material and added chapter level reflection questions make this classic text more accessible than ever The new edition includes Two new chapters Neuroscience and Andragogy and Information Technology and Learning Updates throughout the book to reflect the very latest advancements in the field A companion website with instructor aids for each chapter If you are a researcher practitioner or student in education an adult learning practitioner training manager or involved in human resource development this is the definitive book in adult learning that you should not be without

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