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International Journal of Adult Vocational Education and Technology

April 2010 Volume 1, Number 2

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Number of articles: 4

  1. Transformative Learning in an Online Environment

    Patricia Cranton, Penn State University at Harrisburg, United States

    The purpose of this article is to explore the potential for fostering transformative learning in an online environment. It provides an overview of transformative learning theory, including the... More

    pp. 1-9

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  2. Technology as Integral to a New Paradigm of Adult Education

    Judith Parker, Teachers College/Columbia University, United States

    Technology and adult education are often discussed as two separate subjects, yet just as it is impossible to live one day without the impact of technology, it is impossible to discuss adult... More

    pp. 10-18

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  3. The Relationship between Job Training and Job Satisfaction: A Review of Literature

    Steven Schmidt, East Carolina University, United States

    As stand-alone concepts, job satisfaction and job training have each been researched extensively. However, encouraged by researchers who have found a myriad of effects of job training on employee... More

    pp. 19-28

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  4. From the Teachings of Confucius to Western Influences: How Adult Education is Shaped in Taiwan

    Victor Wang & Lesley Farmer, California State University, United States

    This article reports the results of a study designed to determine whether the teachings of Confucius (liberal and behavioral teaching approaches) or Western teaching approaches (humanistic,... More

    pp. 29-45

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