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EHRD 630 - Adult Learning

Databases Recommended

Database Searching TIPs
The interface of a database usually consists of three search boxes. If you are looking for articles about ADULT EDUCATION and THEORY & PRACTICE, enter each concept into each box:
         [ adult education]
theory and practice ]

where AND is already provided by the search interface. You don't have to key in the connector AND. You can click on the link below to re-run the search to see how it looks like, or you could erase the sample keywords and enter your own topic keyword to start your search.
adult education and theory and practice   [Firefox]
adult education and theory and practice [Chrome]

Required Texts

American Psychological Association (APA). (2009). Publication manual of the American psychological association. (APA). (6th ed.). (2nd printing). Washington, DC.: American Psychological Association.

Merriam, S. B., & Associates (2007). Non-Western perspectives on learning and knowing. Malabar, FL: Krieger [ISBN13: 978-1-57524-208-4 & ISBN10: 1-57524-280-X].

Merriam, S. B., & Caffarella, R. S., & Baumgartner, L. M.  (2007). Learning in adulthood: A comprehensive guide (3rd edition). San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.

Note: These texts are available at the TAMU Memorial Student Center bookstore.


Daniel Xiao