This book is largely an introductory survey of adult education and does a good job of providing a summary and overview of major themes in American history. However, if you are searching for an in-depth look at a particular area I read this book as part of my master's program for a class entitled The History of Adult Education/5. This book, Adult Education in the American Experience; From the Colonial Period to the Present by Stubblefield and Keane, has introduced events, activities, and occurrences during this period that are connected to the adult education field of today. Stubblefield and Keane also have organized themes around diverse social movements, social Cited by:
Although written as a historical book about adult education, "Adult Education in the American Experience: From the Colonial Period to the Present" by Subblefield and Keane focuses on the societal effects of adult education on the development of the American people. The book is well documented and thorough, yet an easy and interesting read/5(12). This item: Adult Education in the American Experience: From the Colonial Period to the Present Developing Teaching Style in Adult Education (Hardcover $) Cannot be combined with any other offers.