2008 Conference Online Proceedings
for the
Twenty-seventh Annual National Conference

Thinking Beyond Borders: Global Ideas, Global Values

L'Association Canadienne pour l'Etude de l'Education des Adultes (ACÉÉA)
Canadian Association for the Study of Adult Education (CASAE)
at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C. Canada

June 1 to 3, 2008

Name and Title                                                                                                                                                     Page


Rachel Farabakhsh and Al Lauzon                                                                                                  87

Exploring the Impact of Participatory Health Literacy Programs: A Case Study of Old

 Colony Rural Mennonite Women Immigrants in South-Western Ontario

Mark Federman and Marilyn Laiken                                                                                                            94
                Structure versus Emergence in the Leadership of On-Line Distance 
Andreas Fejes                                                                                                                                                     101 
                Assistant Nurses Under Construction: Reflection as a Governing Technology

Tara Fenwick                                                                                                                                                       107        

What is ‘Responsibility’ in Social Responsibility? Tensions in                                                 

Workplace Learning


George Ferreira and Al Lauzon                                                                                                                       113

Supporting the Learning of Policy-Makers through Community Produced Videos:

 The Case of Remote Aboriginal Communities


Jean Flynn                                                                                                                                                           120 
      Thinking Beyond Prison Borders: Rehabilitation as an Educational 'Project'

Armindo Fontana                                                                                                                                                 127

Dangerous Contradictions

Tara Gibb and Tara Fenwick                                                                                                                            134
                Older' Professionals' Learning in an Ageist Culture: Beneath and Between
                the Borders
Anne Goodman                                                                                                                                                     140

Peacebuilding Across Borders and Boundaries: Creating Global Community


Patricia Gouthro                                                                                                                                                 146

                Learning for Participatory Democracy: Exploring Connections Between Active

Citizenship, Community Organizations and Governance in Canada


Janet Groen and Tara Hyland-Russell                                                                                                            152                     
      Authenticity: Honouring Self and Others in Practice


Shibao Guo                                                                                                                                                           159

Exploring Community Response to the Devaluation of Immigrants’ Foreign

Credentials and Prior Work Experience

Lyn Hartley                                                                                                                                                         165 
                Using Contemplative Practices to Open Space for Adult Learning
Debra Hauer and Maurice Taylor                                                                                              	171  
“That's how people learn. It's through the connection"
Collaborative Learning in an Aboriginal Adult Literacy Centre

Heather Hodkinson and Phil Hodkinson                                                                                                        177

Participation in and Involvement with Adult Education in the UK


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