Why Adult Educators Should be Concerned with Civil Society

Publication Year:
1999
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Repository URL:
http://newprairiepress.org/aerc/1999/symposia/6
Author(s):
Hall, Budd; McKnight, John; Pandak, Carol
Tags:
Adult and Continuing Education Administration; Education
article description
The concept of civil society has gained currency over the past twenty-five years. This paper provides a local, national and global perspective of civil society, identifies the types of organizational forms found within it, and explores the role of adult educators and adult education in shaping it.