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Plumb, Donovan – New Horizons in Adult Education & Human Resource Development, 2009
This article suggests that thinking about the nature of intimacy, especially sexual intimacy, is a good way of deepening our understanding of how deep-seated psychic vulnerabilities play an important role in adult education contexts. Drawing on psychoanalytic accounts of human development, the paper outlines how the capacity for ethical action in…
Descriptors: Adult Education, Intimacy, Adult Educators, Ethics
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Cooper, Mary – New Horizons in Adult Education & Human Resource Development, 2008
John Henschke is a lifelong learner who studied with Malcolm Knowles and who interviewed and knew such adult educators as Cyril Houle and his contemporaries. John has devoted his life to service both in the ministry and in education; he has traveled the globe with a view to encouraging lifelong learning and the concepts of andragogy for all. His…
Descriptors: Lifelong Learning, Adult Educators, Andragogy, Work Experience
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Armstrong, Joseph; Hyslop-Margison, Emery – New Horizons in Adult Education & Human Resource Development, 2006
Building on the framework of Peters and Armstrong's (1998) three Types of Teaching/Learning, this article explores the use of dialogue to foster a collaborative and democratic learning experience. There are three conditions under which dialogue can be facilitated as a part of the collaborative learning experience: (a) intent, (b) a dialogical…
Descriptors: Cooperative Learning, Adult Educators, Learning Experience, Adult Education