Conclusions and recommendations

Boeren, E. and James, N. (2019) Conclusions and recommendations. In: Boeren, E. and James, N. (eds.) Being an Adult Learner in Austere Times: Exploring the Contexts of Higher, Further and Community Education. Palgrave Macmillan: Cham, pp. 199-210. ISBN 9783319972077 (doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-97208-4_9)

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The main aim of this book has been to present an account of how austerity has had an impact on the adult education sector in Britain, and to bring together chapters which are useful to those teaching and researching in the field, as well as policymakers and practitioners As discussed in the first part of this book, society is characterised by deep inequalities, the marginalisation of disadvantaged groups and too many people living in ‘left behind’ communities.

Item Type:Book Sections
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Boeren, Professor Ellen
Authors: Boeren, E., and James, N.
College/School:College of Social Sciences > School of Education
Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan
Published Online:18 December 2018

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