Originally published in 1985 this book is a critique and comparison of the nature, structure and provision of university adult education in England and the USA The focus is both contemporary twentieth century and historical and is interdisciplinary, involving both social scientific and historical modes of enquiry and analysis A central concern of the book is the liberal tradition as it has operated in its different ways and the erosion of this tradition and its consequences for the contemporary structure of university adult education form a large part of the book s discussion. New Read University Adult Education in England and the USA: A Reappraisal of the Liberal Tradition [ By ] Richard Taylor [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – bluevapours.co.uk
Richard Taylor is a professor of English and currently serves as Kenan Visiting Writer at Transylvania University A former Kentucky poet laureate, he is the author of six collections of poetry, two novels, and several books of non fiction, mostly relating to Kentucky history A former dean and teacher in the Governor s Scholars Program, he was selected as Distinguished Professor at Kentucky State University in 1992 He has won two creative writing fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and an Al Smith Creative Writing Award from the Kentucky Arts Council He and his wife Lizz own Poor Richard s Books in Frankfort, Kentucky.
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- University Adult Education in England and the USA: A Reappraisal of the Liberal Tradition
- Richard Taylor
- 11 November 2018 Richard Taylor