Edited by:   R. P. Seymour

                  E. L. Edmonds

 

Contents

Editorial preface …………………………………..........................................................…………………………………………………………………… v

 

Part One:     Official Conference Opening ……………………………………………………. 1

                     Greetings …………………………………………………..............................……....… 1

                                     Nahit Metese

                       

                        Presidential Address …………………………………………………..…………..........… 3

                                     E. L. Edmonds

 

Part Two:     The Plenary Addresses ……………………………………………………….………… 14

                        Perspectives on Lifelong Education ………………………………………………………… 15

                                    George Vaideanu

 

                        Problems of the Contemporary World, the Curriculum, and

                             Lifelong Education (Supplementary paper) ………………………………………… 18

                                     George Vaideanu

 

                        Education for All, for Life and Throughout Life………………………………………… 25

                                    Pedro Orata

 

                        The Norwegian Folk High School Yesterday and Today …………………………… 36

                                    Lars Gallefoss

 

                        Learning as Adults: Towards a Social Pedagogy, Starting from

                             the Periphery …………………………………………………………………………………………… 47

                                     Jaime Diaz

 

                        Persons, Settings, and Curriculum……………………………………………………..……… 58

                                    Louise M. Berman

 

Part Three:  Assemblies ………………………………………………………………………………………………… 70

                        Lifelong Learning in Post-Industrial Societies: Beyond a Luxury

                             For the Elite ……………………………………………………………………………....………… 71

                                     William Georgiades, Carlos Ovando, and Roy Weaver

 

                        An Experimental Training Programme for Directors of Parent/

                            Early Childhood Programmes in Community Centres in Israel …...…… 80

                                    Miriam K. Rosenthal and Lynne Sperber Jasik


 

 

                        Lifelong Education in Developing Countries: A Proposal ……………....……. 87

                                    Daisy A. Graham

 

                        Two Indigenous Minority Groups Work Together Towards

                             Lifelong Education ………………………………………………………...……………………… 94

                                     Betty Brown.

 

                        Lifelong Education in a World Perspective: A Reconceptualisation

                             Of the World’s Cultural Pluralism …………………………………………………… 104

A.        El Mahdi Abdel-halim and Najiba A. Al-Khodari

 

 

Part Four:    The World Bank of Papers …………………………………….……………………… 115

                        The Lower Saxony Model for Social Education in Kindergartens …………… 116

                                     Frithjof-Manfred Oertel

 

                        Curriculum Development in Nigeria ………………………………………………....……… 121

                                    S. H. D. Tomori

 

                        The Continuing General Education of Young Workers:

                             General and Liberal Studies in British Technical and Further

                             Education Colleges …………………………………………………………………………… 130

                                    Roland P. Seymour

                                   

                        Large Scale Training of Teachers in Curriculum Innovation …………………… 140

                                    M. Fuat Turgut

 

                        The Theory of Islamic Education …………………………………………...………………… 148

                                    Izzat Jaradat

 

Appendices …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 151

  1. Programme Excerpts  ………………………………………………………………………………………………. 151
  2. World Bank of Papers ………………………………………………………………………………………………. 154
  3. Conference Committee ………………………………………………………………………………………….…. 156
  4. Conference Supporters ………………………………………………………………………………….…….…… 158
  5. WCCI Board of Directors ……………………………………………………………………………………..…… 159
  6. WCCI Standing Committee ………………………………………………………………………………………. 160
  7. List of Conference Participants ………………………………………………………………………………… 161