TITLE

Adult Education

AUTHOR(S)
Jones, Bill
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Adults Learning;Sep2005, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks back at issues and events featured in the autumn 1955 issue of "Adult Education." Highlights of the Annual Conference of the Association of Tutors; Problems in budget constraints for adult education in Great Britain; Proposals of the Ashby Report.
ACCESSION #
18153489

 

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