The purpose of this qualitative research was to compile and compare comments about adult learners from actual adult learners to research on characteristics of adult learners to validate self-perceptions. Participants were selected using a readily accessible population from the course. References were actually provided by the participants.
Whiteman, Jo Ann M. and Hudson, Larry R. Ph.D.
"Characteristics of an Adult Learner,"
Journal of Health Occupations Education: Vol. 14
, Article 7.
Available at: http://stars.library.ucf.edu/jhoe/vol14/iss1/7