- xi, 208 p. ; 24 cm.
- Additional Authors
- Jones, William R.,Moseley, Russell.Thomas, Geoffrey
- Contents: Introduction: university continuing education 1981-2006 / Richard Taylor and Bill Jones -- University adult education: the first century / Janet Coles -- University adult education and the shift to mass higher education / Gareth Parry -- The impact on university continuing education departments / Russell Moseley -- The role of the Universities Association for Lifelong Learning / Bill Jones -- University continuing education: changing concepts and perceptions / Bill Jones and Geoffrey Thomas -- Vocationalism and the rise of continuing vocational education / Geoffrey Chivers -- Case study 1. Lifelong learning at Cardiff University / Geoffrey Thomas -- Case study 2. University of Glasgow, Department of Adult Continuing Education / Bill Jones -- Case study 3. Adult and continuing education at the University of Leeds / Janet Coles -- Case study 4. Lifelong learning at the University of Leicester / Bill Jones -- Case study 5. Adult and continuing education at the University of Liverpool / Janet Coles -- Case study 6. Continuing education at Oxford / Richard Taylor -- Case study 7. Lifelong learning at the University of Sheffield / Helen Mathers -- Case study 8. Lifelong learning at the University of Warwick / Jackie Dunne -- The future of university continuing education: lessons from this study / Jackie Dunne.Includes bibliographical references and index.