Adult education: social change or status quo?
Series or Serial: Digest 176
Publisher: The Ohio State University
Published At: Columbus, OH
Date Published: 1996
Distributor: ERIC Clearinghouse on Adult, Career, and Vocational Education, Center on Education and Training for Employment, The Ohio State University
Source Address: 1900 Kenny Road
Source City/State/Zip: Columbus OH 43210
Material Type: Research/Technical Report
Intended Audience: Mentor/Teacher/Trainer
Physical Media: Print
Physical Description: 2 p
Subjects: Journal Writing; Adult Education; Adult Learning; Adult Literacy; English (Second Language)
This digest examines the debate over the mission of adult education: is it to transform individuals or society? It looks at whether adult education functions as a means of empowerment in a democratic society or as an instrument for maintaining the status quo. References are included.
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