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What is Intersection

Handbook of Research on Adult and Community Health Education: Tools, Trends, and Methodologies
Connection; joining; fitting together.
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Adult Education: The Intersection of Health and the Ageing Society
Linda Ellington (Palm Beach Atlantic University, USA)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-6260-5.ch012
This chapter analyzes literature in adult education at the intersection of health and the ageing society. In a contemporary context characterized by movement towards ageing societies, a current challenge of adult education planning can be attributed to the shifting global demographic profile; migration has resulted in higher percentages of older people throughout most of the world, as well as greater diversity within the older population (Grenier, 2012). Education about adult health must go beyond the traditional practice of knowledge dissemination, not only because of the sheer size of the 65+ age cohort, but knowing that this particular population does not want to lose their locus of control in their independent status within their society. Established literature illustrates the significance of adult health education and highlights the importance of medical, sociology, psychology, and social policy for not only stimulating the interest of senior adults, but of society in whole.
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Fuzzy Expert System in Agriculture Domain
In set theory, an intersection between two sets contains elements shared by all sets. For example, the intersection of short men and tall men contains all men who are short and tall. In fuzzy set theory, an element may partly belong to both sets, and the intersection is the lowest membership value of the element in both sets.
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Simplified Systems Thinking: The PPE Approach in Post-Pandemic Online Education
Refers to the space where various system components meet and interact, which could reveal emergent system properties.
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