Taking Steps — Formal Adult Education
Taking Steps. Formal Adult Education in Private and Organisational Life. A Comparative View.
Studies in Lifelong Learning 5. Wien: Lit-Verlag
This book — as the first monograph on formal adult education — clarifies the concept’s origin, develops a theory on and a typology of formal adult education, discusses individual participation patterns and considers its role within companies’ training cultures. Finally, it explores opportunity structures for formal adult education in the United States, Great Britain, Germany, Austria, France and Japan.