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The Rise and Fall of Adult Education Institutions and Social Movements

The Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on the History of Adult Education

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Anthony J. Cooke and Ann MacSween

Contents: Anthony Cooke: Editor’s Introduction – Lalage Bown: Mobilisation, Popular Participation and Sustainable Development: Themes in the Recent History of Adult Education in Poor Countries – Barry Hake: Social Movements and Adult Education in a Cross Cultural Perspective – Franz Pöggeler: Historical Reasons for the Rise and Fall of European Adult Education Institutions and Social Movements – Katarina Popovik: Adult Education Institutions within the Context of Political Change – Laszlo Petho: The Challenge of Modernisation: Education and Adult Education Policy in Hungary, 1950 to the Present – Jurij Jug: People’s Universities, University Extension and Folk High Schools in Slovenia – Ilija Lavrnja and Anita Klapan: The Development of Adult Education in Croatia, 1820 to 1990 – Hywel Francis and Colin Trotman: A Continuity of Purpose? Education and the South Wales Miners – Bjorn Paape and Karl Pútz: REVAG - An Association for the Social and Cultural Education of Miners – Seppo Sivonen: Adult Education Movements in Finnish Universities from 1870 to the Present – Mairtin O’Fathaigh and Denis O’Sullivan: Five Decades of Adult Education at University College Cork 1948-1998: from Roman Catholic Social Reconstruction to Community Partnerships and Empowerment – John Field: Alternative Living, Alternative Learning: The Grith Fyrd Movement in England in the 1930s – Martha Friedenthal Haase: Mediating an Institutional and Professional Identity between Reich and Region: the Thuringian Association of Folk High Schools in the Weimar Republic 1919-1933 – Darryl Dymock: The Legacy of Mansbridge Down Under: the WEA in New South Wales 1913-1953 – Anna Spackman and Shona Paul: Education for Women in Late Victorian Dundee – Jane Elliot: The Relationship Between Adult Education as a Social Movement and the Women’s Movement with particular reference to South Wales – Elizabeth Meilhammer: Non Aligned Popular Education versus National Socialism: the Decline of the Thuringian Folk High School 1930-1933 – Tadeusz Aleksander: The Rise and Fall of the Community School Society in Poland 1891-1939 – Sabine Nagel: The Protestant Academy of Thuringia - Idea and Reality in a Totalitarian Context – WMK Wijetunga: The Relationship between Adult Education Movements and Existing Social, Political and Economic Systems: the University Workers’ Movement in Sri Lanka – Martin Counihan: The Rise and Fall of the Public Understanding of Science – Anthony Cooke: Scotland and the 1919 Report – Linda Merricks: Technical and Vocational - a Challenge to the Hegemony of Adult Liberal Education? – Alan Ducklin and Stuart Wallace: Ivory Tower or Wasted Asset? Why did Residential Adult Education fail to take root in Scotland? – Nick Small: A Policy Initiative: the Advisory Council for Adult and Continuing Education, 1977-1983 – Tom Stehlik: The Australian Association of Adult and Community Education - The Evolution of an Adult Education Movement – Mahmoud Alimohammadi: The Development of Distance Education in Iran – Marion Spöring: Training Interventions for the Unemployed since the 1980s - Bremen and Dundee compared – Sang-O Lee: The Adult Education Movement for Literacy in South Korea since 1945 – Yan Fung Mok: Adult Education Development in Hong Kong since the War – Balazs Németh: The Development of Adult Education and its Training Institutions in Hungary since 1989.