Analysis of the Issues Affecting Adult Education in Lebanon and Nigeria


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Analysis of the Issues Affecting Adult Education in Lebanon and Nigeria
Nature of the Issues
Lebanon, which in ancient times was known as Phoenecia, has a long history of supporting what we now call adult education. Even in the ancient world, Phoenecia had a reputation for being a center of vocational opportunity, particularly in maritime professions; people from many nations, including Egypt and Greece, traveled to Phoenecia in order to learn seacraft, for example (Rawlinson, 1889, p. 190). This legacy of vocational excellence never left Lebanon; even in 1987, at the height of Lebanon’s war with Israel, the country had 130 technical and vocational schools, separate from vocational schools for young learners (Federal Research...
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