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Global issues and adult education

perspectives from Latin America, Southern Africa, and the United States

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Published by Jossey-Bass in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America.,
  • Africa, Southern.,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Adult education -- Latin America.,
    • Adult education -- Africa, Southern.,
    • Adult education -- United States.,
    • Globalization.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementSharan B. Merriam, Bradley C. Courtenay, and Ronald M. Cervero, editors ; foreword by Gail McClure.
      ContributionsMerriam, Sharan B., Courtenay, Bradley C., Cervero, Ronald M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC5255.A2 G56 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3420130M
      ISBN 100787978108
      ISBN 109780787978105
      LC Control Number2005036848

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