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The State of Adult Education

Fleming, Ted (2004) The State of Adult Education. The Adult Learner, 21. pp. 9-17. ISSN 0790-8040

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I want to look at the state of adult education in Ireland. I am suggesting that the state here means both the condition in which we now find adult education and the role of the Irish State in adult education. I will briefly outline • some recent developments in adult education; • make some critical comments on the state of adult education; • look at the links between the State and the economy and civil society that have important implications for adult education.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Aontas; Adult Education; Ireland; NALA.
Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Adult and Community Education
Item ID: 1071
Depositing User: Dr Ted Fleming
Date Deposited: 28 Oct 2008 12:28
Journal or Publication Title: The Adult Learner
Publisher: The National Association of Adult Education
Refereed: No

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