Education: Adult Education and Lifelong Learning

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 – 2017-09-19 
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Lifelong Learning for Tourism: Concepts, Policy and Implementation book cover

    Lifelong Learning for Tourism

    Concepts, Policy and Implementation

    Edited by Violet V. Cuffy, David Airey, Georgios C. Papageorgiou

    Since the middle of the last century tourism has demonstrated almost continual growth, with international tourist arrivals now recorded in excess of one billion per annum. Given the global socio-economic significance of tourism, it is imperative to develop educational opportunities for those…

    Hardback – 2017-09-11 
    Routledge
    Advances in Tourism

  • The Journal of Education for Teaching at 40 book cover

    The Journal of Education for Teaching at 40

    Edited by Peter Gilroy

    In 2015, the Journal of Education for Teaching celebrated 40 years of original contributions on the subject of international teacher education with the publication of an anniversary virtual special issue. Its unique contribution to debates about the preparation and lifelong learning of teachers in…

    Hardback – 2017-08-29 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Applied Learning: Developing Effective Practice to Support All Learners book cover

    Understanding Applied Learning

    Developing Effective Practice to Support All Learners

    By Tanya Ovenden-Hope, Sonia Blandford

    Understanding Applied Learning enables teachers, lecturers and educators to facilitate applied learning effectively with learners in schools, colleges and universities. It introduces teachers to the concept of applied learning in practice, cutting across any vocational and academic divide to show…

    Paperback – 2017-08-21 
    Routledge

  • UNESCO’s Utopia of Lifelong Learning: An Intellectual History book cover

    UNESCO’s Utopia of Lifelong Learning

    An Intellectual History

    By Maren Elfert

    With a focus on lifelong learning, this book examines the shifts that UNESCO’s educational concepts have undergone in reaction to historical pressures and dilemmas since the founding of the organization in 1945. The tensions between UNESCO’s humanistic worldview and the pressures placed on the…

    Hardback – 2017-07-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education

  • Substance Use in Social Work Education and Training: Preparing for and supporting practice book cover

    Substance Use in Social Work Education and Training

    Preparing for and supporting practice

    Edited by Hilda Loughran, Wulf Livingston

    Substance use has become an increasingly common concern for all aspects of social work practice, and especially when working with mental health and vulnerable families. This requires all social workers to have sufficient education and training in alcohol and other drugs across a range of settings.…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • East and West in Comparative Education: Searching for New Perspectives book cover

    East and West in Comparative Education

    Searching for New Perspectives

    Edited by Soong Hee Han, Peter Jarvis

    Sparked by global capitalism’s demand for new knowledge and new commodities, as well as new logistical systems to deliver them, the nature of education has changed significantly. Universities, in striving to become a part of this knowledge society, have focused on responding to these demands, at…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Reinventing Paulo Freire: A Pedagogy of Love book cover

    Reinventing Paulo Freire

    A Pedagogy of Love

    By Antonia Darder

    One of the most influential critical educators of the twentieth century, Paulo Freire challenged those educational inequalities and conditions of injustice faced by oppressed populations. In this new edition of Reinventing Paulo Freire, Antonia Darder re-examines his legacy through reflections on…

    Paperback – 2017-06-05
    Routledge

  • Fifty Years of Comparative Education book cover

    Fifty Years of Comparative Education

    Edited by Michele Schweisfurth

    This edited collection was produced to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the journal Comparative Education, one of the most established and prestigious journals in the field. Each chapter was written by a leading scholar of comparative and international education. The collection marks a creative…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge

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