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The 6 characteristics of andragogy…

Malcolm Knowles 6 characteristics of andrology

If we know why we are learning, and if the reason fits our needs as we perceive them, we will learn quickly and deeply.

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    1. Knowles, M. S. (1984). Andragogy in action. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
    2. Knowles, M. S., Swanson, R. A., Holton, E. F. III (2005). The adult learner: The definitive classic in adult education and human resource development (6th ed.). California: Elsevier Science and Technology Books.