Education (3): Adult

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1. Pamphlet ‘The Countryman's College: Britain Advances’ by H. C. Dent, published for The British Council, 1943.
2. Pamphlet ‘Further Education’, published by the Ministry of Education, 1947.
3. Pamphlet ‘Centres for Adult Education’, published by the Educational Centres Association, 1948.
4. Article 'Education for Democracy' by Ronald Hope, from The Seafarer, January 1948.
5. Article 'Our Education Level a generation hence', from The Statistical Bulletin, June 1948.
6. Article 'Education into Democracy' by John Middleton Murry, from Further Education, June - August 1948 [entire issue included].
7. Article ‘London’s System of Further Education’ by J. W. Bispham, from Foundation Papers: A Bulletin of Adult Education, volume 6, September 1948 [entire issue included]; with leaflet ‘Men’s Institutes, Session 1946-47’ issued by London County Council, and timetable of the Huntingfield Recreational Institute, 1947-1948.
8. Article 'The State and Adult Education' by C. R. Badger, from The Common Room, October 1948 [entire issue included].
9. Article 'Adult Education and Personal Relationships' by John H. Nicholson, from The Common Room, Winter 1949 [entire issue included].
10. Pamphlet ‘Adult Education: What Now?’ by Sir Fred Clarke, published by the National Adult School Union, 1949.
11. National Institute for Adult Education ‘A Report and Financial Statement’, 1949-1950.
12. ‘Adult Education: A Quarterly Review Issued by the National Institute of Adult Education’, March 1950.
13. Prospectus and reports of particular centres: The Village College, Impington 1946-1950; YMCA College for Adults at Broadstairs, 1948-1949; Swarthmore Settlement syllabus, 1949-1950; Extra-Mural Department, Manchester University, List of Residential Courses, 1947-1949; London County Council Guide to Evening Classes, 1947-1948; and Westham House, Warwickshire, promotional leaflet, no date.
14. Aide-memoire of meeting between G. R. Lavers and William Hazelton of the Community Education Trust on 5 January 1948.
15. Notes for meeting with Sir Philip Morris concerning adult education, 22 January 1948.
16. Report on Enrolments at Institutes of Further Education, prepared by the City of Plymouth Education Committee, 1949.
17. Press cutting ‘Village Culture Centre’, from the News Chronicle, 1937; news cutting ‘Education in Democracy: Work of the People’s Colleges in Britain’, from The British Weekly, 8 January 1948.

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