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Prominent Adult Learning Theories

A condensed literature review for a leadership cognitive study

Dr Mehmet Yildiz
Feb 14, 2020 · 10 min read
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Purpose of this article

Overview of Adult Learning Theories

Theory 1: Characteristics of Adults as Learners

Theory 2: Connectionism

Theory 3: Andragogy

Theory 4: Experiential Learning

Theory 5: Constructivism

Theory 6: Information Processing Theory

Theory 7: Situated Learning Theory

Conclusion

References

Further reading

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