TITLE

Conceptualizing Training in the Radical Adult Education Tradition

AUTHOR(S)
Hoist, John D.
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Adult Education Quarterly;Aug2009, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p318
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reviews contemporary definitions of training in adult education literature with a focus on the narrowing of what is generally considered and not considered to be training today. The article then provides a number of historical and contemporary examples of training within the radical tradition, It argues that in the radical tradition, training is not conceived so narrowly and the terms training and education are at times used interchangeably to refer to a democratic and participatory form of education. The article concludes with a thematic summary of training conceptualized within the radical adult education tradition.
ACCESSION #
43927328

 

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