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A history of adult education in Great Britain

Author: Thomas Kelly
Publisher: Liverpool : University of Liverpool, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd ed.View all editions and formats
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For this third edition of Thomas Kelly's standard, comprehensive work, the author has written a substantial Prologue which reviews the many developments in the field of adult education in Great  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kelly, Thomas, 1909-
History of adult education in Great Britain.
Liverpool : University of Liverpool, 1992
(OCoLC)608578253
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Kelly
ISBN: 0853234078 9780853234074
OCLC Number: 29258532
Notes: "From the middle ages to the twentieth century"--Cover.
GB92-
Description: liv, 425 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword by Brian SimonPrefacePreface to the second editionPreface to the Third EditionPrologueThe Middle Ages1 Education for salvationThe Sixteenth Century2 The Reformation and RenaissanceThe Seventeenth Century3 The Impact of Puritanism4 The Impact of Modern ScienceThe Eighteenth Century5 The Education of the Illiterate6 Coffee-House's, Clubs and Societies7 Science for the CitizenThe Nineteenth Century8 The Ag eof Mechanic' Institutes9 The Radical Opposition10 Fundamental Education11 The Instruments of Adult Education12 Working Men's Colleges and Institutes13 Changing Scenes14 The Universities enter the FieldThe Twentieth Century15 The Universities and Working-Class Organisations16 Liberal Adult Education between the Wars17 The Widening Circle18 The Auxiliaries of Adult Education19 The Second World War20 The Post-War Pattern21 The Fourfold PartnershipBibliographical NoteIndex
Responsibility: by Thomas Kelly.
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