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Purpose and religion in adult education

Willis, Frank Sir.

Purpose and religion in adult education

being the National Adult School lecture delivered in Bristol, 7th October 1950.

by Willis, Frank Sir.

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Published by National Adult School Union in London .
Written in English


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ContributionsNational Adult School Union.
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Open LibraryOL13986568M

Religion is a cultural system that establishes symbols that relate humanity to spirituality and moral values. Many religions have narratives, symbols, traditions and sacred histories that are intended to give meaning to life or to explain the origin of life or the universe. 1 The purpose of this essay is to study the historical background of Christian education, theological and secular concepts of education, discover current trend, then give a biblical prescription. _____ 1. D.G. Hard and R. Albert Mogler, Jr., Education in Evangelical Tradition, Baker Books, , See Size: KB.

ago, "lifelong education" was used in the literature interchangeably with "continuing education," "post-secondary education," and "adult education," although many writers (Hesburgh, ; Houle, ; Jessup, ) seemed to inject more of a flavor of continuity of learning than is necessarilyFile Size: KB. Books shelved as religious-education: Essex Conversations: Visions for Lifespan Religious Education by Unitarian Universalist Association, Gift Of Faith.

In reality, all religious education in the pure sense is a preparation for the future because it is preparing you to live a life that represents your true purpose and will. Yet how rare this is! You can see this very clearly, yet it is so hard to find in the world because most people are looking backwards and therefore cannot see the future.   Beyond Transformative Learning in African-American Adult Education book. Religion, Health, and Permeated Learning as a New Model of Adult Learning. By Gerald D. Redwine. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 12 November Pub. location New : Gerald D. Redwine.


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