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Educating older adults: discourses, ideologies and policies 1999 to 2005
(University of Canterbury. Continuing and Bridging Education, 2006)
This article tells the story of policies relevant to education, ageism and older adults betweeen 1999 and 2005. It follows an article published in a previous New Zealand Journal of Adult Learning that described and ...
Educational participation by adults, 1978-1996: a survey of surveys
(University of Canterbury. Continuing and Bridging Education, 2007)
This paper reviews several surveys of educational participation by adults in Aotearoa New Zealand between the mid-1970s and mid-1990s. Selected methodological and substantive issues are addressed. It concludes, among other ...
Participation by older people in educational activities in New Zealand - theoretical perspectives and policies
(University of Canterbury. Adult Education Teaching and Research, 1991)
In this article a range of explanations for the patterns of educational participation by older people in New Zealand are examined. These include explanations that focus on the impact of historical changes, the physiological ...
Education & Older Adults: discourse, ideologies and policies from the 1980s to 2001
(University of Canterbury. Continuing and Bridging Education, 2005)
The aim of this paper is to describe and critique key policies and policy documents relevant to older adults’ learning and education from the 1980s to 2001. It engages in a critique of these policies and documents in the ...