During the period of the economy-style transformation,the development of the adult higher education has been affected negatively by some of the external system environment,involving the immature marketing economy,uncompleted law system and unorderly management system.
Under the Deng Xiaoping theory,three represents,and scientific development,the modern adult education has seen great reforms,and progress in research achievements in educational thoughts,system,managerial system,and operational mechanisms.
The self-defense and self-renewal inside the system of adult education should start with the three origins of quality crises,which should take developing students' learning ability and vocational level as the training objects,reinforce the educational resources of adult higher education and strengthen supervision and administration of the education process.
This study investigated the instructional preferences of full time adult credential students after they took a live course called Principles of Adult Education at California State University, Long Beach, (CSULB) in the fall semester of 2002.
Towards a typology of general aims of Christian adult education
This article deals with the variety of general aims of Christian adult education in a pluralist society.
The authors propose a theoretical framework of possible aims to Christian adult education.
This framework consists of two dimensions: a formal dimension consisting of the goals or orientations of Christian adult education, and a material dimension that concerns the content of the (religious) identity formed by the education process.