Education: Adult Education and Lifelong Learning

  • Expanding Horizons in Open and Distance Learning book cover

    Expanding Horizons in Open and Distance Learning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Roberts, Mutuota Kigotho, Adrian Stagg

    This book brings together a collection of articles that were presented at the Open and Distance Learning Association of Australia (ODLAA) conference in February 2017. The authors share the common agenda of creating meaningful research in the field of distance education. Distinct themes in…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge

  • Educating for Well-Being in Law: Positive Professional Identities and Practice book cover

    Educating for Well-Being in Law

    Positive Professional Identities and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rachael Field, Caroline Strevens

    Bringing together the current international body of knowledge on key issues for educating for well-being in law, this book offers comparative perspectives across jurisdictions, and utilises a range of theoretical lenses (including socio-legal, psychological and ethical theories) in analysing…

    Hardback – 2019-07-08 
    Routledge
    Emerging Legal Education

  • Rethinking Pedagogy for a Digital Age: Principles and Practices of Design book cover

    Rethinking Pedagogy for a Digital Age

    Principles and Practices of Design, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Helen Beetham, Rhona Sharpe

    Rethinking Pedagogy for a Digital Age examines contemporary issues in the design and delivery of effective learning through a critical discussion of the theoretical and professional perspectives informing current digital education practice. This third edition has been thoroughly revised to address…

    Paperback – 2019-07-03 
    Routledge

  • Conferences as Sites of Learning and Development: Using participatory action learning and action research approaches book cover

    Conferences as Sites of Learning and Development

    Using participatory action learning and action research approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ortrun Zuber-Skerritt

    This book applies and expands upon the concept of the ‘learning conference’ as a site of learning and development, using the paradigm and methodologies of participatory action learning and action research (PALAR). Making a significant contribution to the field, this is the first book to outline the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-18 
    Routledge

  • Perspectives on the Internationalisation of Higher Education book cover

    Perspectives on the Internationalisation of Higher Education

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-06-15 
    Routledge

  • Teaching STEM Education through Dialogue and Transformative Learning: Global Significance and Local Interactions in Mexico and the UK book cover

    Teaching STEM Education through Dialogue and Transformative Learning

    Global Significance and Local Interactions in Mexico and the UK, 1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine Montgomery, Juan Manuel Fernández-Cárdenas

    This book focuses on reconceptualising the teaching of STEM education through dialogue and transformative learning, presenting examples of research from Mexico and the UK. It centres on research which introduces critical pedagogies in the teaching of STEM, where in the past there has been an…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11 
    Routledge

  • Cross-cultural Literacy: Ethnographies of Communication in Multiethnic Classrooms book cover

    Cross-cultural Literacy

    Ethnographies of Communication in Multiethnic Classrooms, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steven F. Arvizu, Marietta Saravia-Shore

    Originally published in 1992. This book advocates and demonstrates the benefits of an anthropological approach that recognizes the centrality of culture in the educational process. This approach encompasses knowledge and understanding of other cultures’ patterns of interaction, values, institutions…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Protean Literacy: Extending the Discourse on Empowerment book cover

    Protean Literacy

    Extending the Discourse on Empowerment, 1st Edition

    By Concha Delgado-Gaitan

    Originally published in 1996. During the author's decade of critical ethnography in Carpinteria, California, she has illuminated the intricate relationships between Latino families as together they build a sociopolitical community to bridge family and school alliances. How they extend their…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Reading to Learn book cover

    Reading to Learn

    1st Edition

    By Sheila Harri-Augstein, Michael Smith, Laurie Thomas

    Originally published in 1982. This book is concerned with the new kinds of demands on our reading ability made by the work we undertake for A-level, or in college, or at university, or indeed at work. It is not a speed reading book, or a reading skills book. Anyone with a lot of reading to get…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Towards the Creative Teaching of English book cover

    Towards the Creative Teaching of English

    1st Edition

    By Maggie Melville, Lydia Langenheim, Mario Rinvolucri, Lou Spaventa

    Edited by Lou Spaventa

    Originally published in 1980. This book is a collection of language learning activities in the area of drama, mime, roleplay, problem solving, group work, music and song – all classroom tested and ready for use in teaching English, no matter the level. The exercises are designed to promote and…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Embedding Service Learning in European Higher Education: Developing a Culture of Civic Engagement book cover

    Embedding Service Learning in European Higher Education

    Developing a Culture of Civic Engagement, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pilar Aramburuzabala, Lorraine McIlrath, Héctor Opazo

    Service learning brings together students, academics and the community whereby all become teaching resources, problem solvers and partners. In addition to enhancing academic and real-world learning, the overall purpose of service learning is to instil in students a sense of civic engagement and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-16 
    Routledge

  • Young People and Leisure book cover

    Young People and Leisure

    1st Edition

    By John Leigh

    First published in 1971. The purpose of this study is to examine the relationship which exists between the education services and the leisure time of the people they attempt to serve. The author explores education and provision for leisure and the problems of schools, youth services and adult…

    Hardback – 2019-05-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Leisure Studies

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