Education: Adult Education and Lifelong Learning

  • Transitions from Education to Work: Workforce ready challenges in the Asia Pacific book cover

    Transitions from Education to Work

    Workforce ready challenges in the Asia Pacific

    Edited by Roslyn Cameron, Subas Dhakal, John Burgess

    Labour markets are becoming more dynamic in response to pressures from globalisation, new technologies and trade agreements, as well as cross-border migration, inter-generation differences, changing education imperatives and employer expectations. By focusing on several Asia Pacific countries, this…

    Hardback – 2017-11-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

  • Career Guidance for Social Justice: Contesting Neoliberalism book cover

    Career Guidance for Social Justice

    Contesting Neoliberalism

    Edited by Tristram Hooley, Ronald Sultana, Rie Thomsen

    This edited collection examines the intersections between career guidance, social justice and neo-liberalism. Contributors offer an original and global discussion of the role of career guidance in the struggle for social justice and evaluate the field from a diverse range of theoretical positions.…

    Hardback – 2017-11-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Education, Neoliberalism, and Marxism

  • Citizen Science for Coastal and Marine Conservation book cover

    Citizen Science for Coastal and Marine Conservation

    Edited by John A. Cigliano, Heidi L. Ballard

    In recent years, citizen science has emerged as a powerful new concept to enable the general public, students, and volunteers to become involved in scientific research. A prime example is in biodiversity conservation, where data collection and monitoring can be greatly enhanced through citizen…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Neoliberalism and Education: Rearticulating Social Justice and Inclusion book cover

    Neoliberalism and Education

    Rearticulating Social Justice and Inclusion

    Edited by Kalwant Bhopal, Farzana Shain

    Neoliberalism and Education: Rearticulating Social Justice and Inclusion offers a critical reflection on the establishment of neoliberalism as the new global orthodoxy in the field of education, and considers what this means for social justice and inclusion. It brings together writers from a number…

    Paperback – 2017-11-08 
    Routledge

  • Creativity and Learning in Later Life: An Ethnography of Museum Education book cover

    Creativity and Learning in Later Life

    An Ethnography of Museum Education

    By Shari Sabeti

    Creativity and Learning in Later Life examines how processes such as ‘creativity’ and ‘inspiration’ are experienced by writers who engage with the visual arts, and questions how age is perceived in relation to these processes. The author’s careful analysis challenges many of the assumptions on…

    Hardback – 2017-11-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Academic Writing and Dyslexia: A Visual Guide to Writing at University book cover

    Academic Writing and Dyslexia

    A Visual Guide to Writing at University

    By Adrian J. Wallbank

    This book presents a unique visual approach to academic writing and composition tailored to the needs of dyslexic students in higher education. It will help them to successfully structure and articulate their ideas, get to grips with critical reading, thinking and writing and fulfil their full…

    Paperback – 2017-10-16 
    Routledge

  • Life and Learning of Korean Artists and Craftsmen: Rhizoactivity book cover

    Life and Learning of Korean Artists and Craftsmen

    Rhizoactivity

    By Dae Joong Kang

    This book brings out the need for lifelong learning theory and explores how it is possible from a postmodern perspective. The book uses life history that has gained its popularity in social science research to overcome the dichotomy between individual and society or between agency and structure.…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education

  • Nonformal Education and Civil Society in Japan book cover

    Nonformal Education and Civil Society in Japan

    Edited by Kaori H. Okano

    Nonformal Education and Civil Society in Japan critically examines an aspect of education that has received little attention to date: intentional teaching and learning activities that occur outside formal schooling. In the last two decades nonformal education has rapidly increased in extent and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • Citizen Inquiry: Synthesising Science and Inquiry Learning book cover

    Citizen Inquiry

    Synthesising Science and Inquiry Learning

    Edited by Christothea Herodotou, Mike Sharples, Eileen Scanlon

    Citizen Inquiry: Synthesising Science and Inquiry Learning is the first book of its kind to bring together the concepts of citizen science and inquiry-based learning to illustrate the pedagogical advantages of this approach. It shifts the emphasis of scientific investigations from scientists to the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02 
    Routledge

  • Perspectives on the Internationalisation of Higher Education book cover

    Perspectives on the Internationalisation of Higher Education

    Edited by David Law, Michael Hoey

    Internationalisation of the contemporary university has become a pervasive and powerful development theme during the past three decades. In many countries, higher education is now a major export industry. The UK has longstanding experience of overseas student recruitment, international partnerships…

    Hardback – 2017-09-28 
    Routledge

  • Intercultural Interventions in Study Abroad book cover

    Intercultural Interventions in Study Abroad

    Edited by Jane Jackson, Susan Oguro

    As a consequence of globalization and internationalization, there has been a dramatic increase in the number and diversity of students who are gaining international educational experience. Making connections between contemporary study abroad research, theory, and practice, Intercultural…

    Paperback – 2017-09-25 
    Routledge
    Internationalization in Higher Education Series

  • Teachers and Teaching in Vocational and Professional Education book cover

    Teachers and Teaching in Vocational and Professional Education

    By Sai Loo

    Teachers and Teaching in Vocational and Professional Education introduces a critical understanding of how teachers deliver occupational or vocational courses at various academic levels. Including wider coverage of work-related programmes and based on empirical research, this book uses the term…

    Hardback – 2017-09-18 
    Routledge

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