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Culture

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Adult learning in and through the arts 2002 This Digest discusses adult lifelong learning in the arts and addresses current issues in adult arts education. Referenc...
African Americans and self-help education: the missing link in adult education 2000 This digest recognizes the significant role of the field of self-help education and self-help literature in the lives of...
Considering culture in the selection of teaching approaches for adults 2001 This Digest examines the different dimensions of culture that are relevant to the adult learning context in the United S...
Cultural considerations in adult literacy education 1991 In this digest, the main themes of a broad interpretation of literacy are set forth, and examples of approaches in use a...
Cultural diversity and teamwork 1994 The digest examines cultural beliefs, attitudes, and practices as they influence communication style. It presents strat...
Cultural orientation for refugees March 2006 Preparing refugees for life in the United States requires effort by both overseas and U.S. cultural orientation [CO] tra...
Culturally relevant practice June 2008 This digest explores issues of culture and culturally relevant practice in adult education programs and suggests strateg...
Diversity training 1998 The Alert summarizes issues related to workplace diversity training (DT) initiatives. Definitions and the characteristi...
Multicultural work force [1990] The current work force in the United States is no longer a majority of white males, and women and minorities will be an ...
Promoting intercultural understanding 1998 The Alert highlights some of the trends in the literature related to intercultural understanding. Resources are include...
Sociocultural aspects of literacy 1990 The mini-bibliography contains four articles and seven documents on the subject of sociocultural aspects of literacy.
Understanding how African Americans experience adult literacy education [1996] This research report presents the results of a pilot study for a dissertation study concerned with understanding how Afr...
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