Selections representing critical theory, phenomenology, and feminist theory are included in this edition.. Further, new material reflecting more traditional
philosophical traditions has been added, such as selections from Bloom's The Closing of the American Mind, Nadler and Nadler's Developing Human Resources, and Mezirow's Fostering Critical Reflection in Adulthood. These and other additions complement "classic" selections by Dewey, Lindeman, Skinner, Freire, and others. **Target audience: Students in graduate programs in adult education. Graduate students in related areas of education and practitioners in adult education,
administration, social work and health fields.