The Resource Adult learning, by Edward L. Thorndike, Elsie O. Bregman, J. Warren Tilton, and Ella Woodyard

Adult learning, by Edward L. Thorndike, Elsie O. Bregman, J. Warren Tilton, and Ella Woodyard

Label
Adult learning
Title
Adult learning
Statement of responsibility
by Edward L. Thorndike, Elsie O. Bregman, J. Warren Tilton, and Ella Woodyard
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1874-1949
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thorndike, Edward L.
Dewey number
374
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LC5215
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-
  • 1891-1977
  • 1878-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bregman, Elsie Oschrin
  • Tilton, J. W.
  • Woodyard, Ella
Series statement
Studies in adult education
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adult education
  • Ability, Influence of age on
  • Psychophysiology
  • Ability, Influence of age on
  • Adult education
  • Psychophysiology
Label
Adult learning, by Edward L. Thorndike, Elsie O. Bregman, J. Warren Tilton, and Ella Woodyard
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Facts of adult learning reported in the general literature of psychology and education -- Comparisons of adult and youthful learning -- New experiments on adult learning : learning by adults of superior intellect -- Learning by adults of inferior intellect -- Learning of high school subjects by adults in evening high schools -- Learning by adults in secretarial schools -- Corroborative experiments -- Age differences in sheer modifiability -- Testimony concerning adult learning -- The causes of the age changes in ability to learn, and in amount learned -- Age and qualitative differences in learning -- Appendices. The curve of ability in relation to ages for groups differing in amount of ability ; The relation of ability to learn to age : in Hollingworth's data ; Detailed results in wrong-handed writing and typewriting ; learning a logical system ; Data and procedures for comparing the learning of adult prisoners with that of children ; The technique of partial correlations ; The relation of ability to learn to age in adult prisoners ; The relation of retention and transfer to age in adult prisoners ; Estimating the gains of various evening high school groups in terms of the tests' scores ; Detailed facts concerning learning in secretarial schools ; Details concerning the experiment in connecting numbers with nonsense syllables ; Data on drawing lines : main experiment ; Data on drawing lines : corroborative experiments ; Data of Dr. Calvin Stone on the relation of ability to learn to age in animals ; Memory losses of young and old ; Age differences in the ration of omissions plus errors
Control code
590859648
Extent
1 online resource (x, 335 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)590859648
Label
Adult learning, by Edward L. Thorndike, Elsie O. Bregman, J. Warren Tilton, and Ella Woodyard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Facts of adult learning reported in the general literature of psychology and education -- Comparisons of adult and youthful learning -- New experiments on adult learning : learning by adults of superior intellect -- Learning by adults of inferior intellect -- Learning of high school subjects by adults in evening high schools -- Learning by adults in secretarial schools -- Corroborative experiments -- Age differences in sheer modifiability -- Testimony concerning adult learning -- The causes of the age changes in ability to learn, and in amount learned -- Age and qualitative differences in learning -- Appendices. The curve of ability in relation to ages for groups differing in amount of ability ; The relation of ability to learn to age : in Hollingworth's data ; Detailed results in wrong-handed writing and typewriting ; learning a logical system ; Data and procedures for comparing the learning of adult prisoners with that of children ; The technique of partial correlations ; The relation of ability to learn to age in adult prisoners ; The relation of retention and transfer to age in adult prisoners ; Estimating the gains of various evening high school groups in terms of the tests' scores ; Detailed facts concerning learning in secretarial schools ; Details concerning the experiment in connecting numbers with nonsense syllables ; Data on drawing lines : main experiment ; Data on drawing lines : corroborative experiments ; Data of Dr. Calvin Stone on the relation of ability to learn to age in animals ; Memory losses of young and old ; Age differences in the ration of omissions plus errors
Control code
590859648
Extent
1 online resource (x, 335 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)590859648

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