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Davenport, J., and Davenport, J.A. (1985). A chronology and analysis of the andragogy debate. Adult Education Quarterly, 35, 152-159.

Knowles, M.S. (1970). The Modern Practice of Adult Education: Andragogy versus Pedagogy. New York: Association Press.

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