Adult Learning

This book PDF is perfect for those who love Education genre, written by Sharan B. Merriam and published by John Wiley & Sons which was released on 03 September 2013 with total hardcover pages 320. You could read this book directly on your devices with pdf, epub and kindle format, check detail and related Adult Learning books below.

Adult Learning
Author : Sharan B. Merriam
File Size : 47,6 Mb
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Language : English
Release Date : 03 September 2013
ISBN : 9781118416310
Pages : 320 pages
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Adult Learning by Sharan B. Merriam Book PDF Summary

Solidly grounded in theory and research, but concise and practice-oriented, Adult Learning: Linking Theory and Practice is perfect for master’s-level students and practitioners alike. Sharan Merriam and Laura Bierema have infused each chapter with practical applications for instruction which will help readers personally relate to the material. The contents covers: Adult Learning in Today’s World Traditional Learning Theories Andragogy Self-Directed Learning Transformative Learning Experience and Learning Body and Spirit in Learning Motivation and Learning The Brain and Cognitive Functioning Adult Learning in the Digital Age Critical Thinking and Critical Perspectives Culture and Context Discussion questions and activities for reflection are included at the end of each chapter.

Adult Learning

Solidly grounded in theory and research, but concise and practice-oriented, Adult Learning: Linking Theory and Practice is perfect for master’s-level students and practitioners alike. Sharan Merriam and Laura Bierema have infused each chapter with practical applications for instruction which will help readers personally relate to the material. The contents

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