Praise for the Previous Editions"This is the first book in our field that addresses specifically the topic of adult motivation for learning . . . . so clearly written, so comprehensive, and so thoroughly based on scholarship that it will become a classic in the literature of our field." -Malcolm S. Knowles"A straightforward, practical approach to adult motivation for learning . . . an excellent reference guide for instructors, teachers, and trainers." -Training News"Well planned, easy to read, and rich in insight. The author delivers what he promises, avoids jargon and psychobabble, is not afraid of using humor, and provides abundant examples." -Training and Development Journal"A major step toward a vastly improved and more holistic frame of reference that will truly help to enhance the quality of adult life." -Journal of Higher EducationRaymond J. Wlodkowski is the author of 'Enhancing Adult Motivation to Learn: A Comprehensive Guide for Teaching All Adults', published 2008 under ISBN 9780787995201 and ISBN 0787995207.