Education: Adult Education and Lifelong Learning

  • Vocationalism in Further and Higher Education: Policy, Programmes and Pedagogy book cover

    Vocationalism in Further and Higher Education

    Policy, Programmes and Pedagogy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sai Loo, Jill Jameson

    Vocationalism in Further and Higher Education presents a collection of research-based papers on the ‘English model’ of vocationalism and higher education. It argues that negative societal and political perceptions have hindered the debate about the significance and relevance of vocational education…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    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, 1st Edition

    By Adrian J. Wallbank

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

    Paperback – 2018-02-01
    Routledge

  • Food and Cooking Skills Education: Why teach people how to cook? book cover

    Food and Cooking Skills Education

    Why teach people how to cook?, 1st Edition

    By Anita Tull

    Food and Cooking Skills Education (FCSE) is a complex mix of policy and practicality, educational theory and pedagogy, classroom and government policy. This book shows how FCSE has been at the centre of a tussle between education and policy for decades. It reviews how FCSE has grappled with…

    Hardback – 2018-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Informal Learning at Work: Triggers, Antecedents, and Consequences book cover

    Informal Learning at Work

    Triggers, Antecedents, and Consequences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gerhard Messmann, Mien Segers, Filip Dochy

    Informal Learning at Work reflects the growing interest in changing the way the workplace encourages and enhances learning and professional development. Due to societal, economic, and technological developments, organisations face the pressure of growing knowledge-intensity and the need for…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge
    New Perspectives on Learning and Instruction

  • Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice book cover

    Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Carr

    Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice is a pioneering collection of essays focused on the place of character and virtue in professional practice. Professional practices usually have codes of conduct designed to ensure good conduct; but while such codes may be necessary and…

    Hardback – 2018-01-19
    Routledge

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

    Neoliberalism and Education

    Rearticulating Social Justice and Inclusion, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Enhancing the Wellbeing and Wisdom of Older Learners: A co-research paradigm book cover

    Enhancing the Wellbeing and Wisdom of Older Learners

    A co-research paradigm, 1st Edition

    By Tess Maginess

    Enhancing the Wellbeing and Wisdom of Older Learners: A Co-research Paradigm examines how lifelong learning, becoming wise, and sharing wisdom are integrally linked to older people’s wellbeing. The book highlights appropriate learning styles and pedagogies for older people, including research…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education

  • The Power of Numbers and Networks: Understanding the Mechanisms of Diffusion of Educational Models book cover

    The Power of Numbers and Networks

    Understanding the Mechanisms of Diffusion of Educational Models, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julia Resnik

    This book is an important contribution to the understanding of the complex education policies of the twenty-first century. It unites world renowned comparatists of education in an effort to respond to the challenges raised by the multidimensional and multi-scalar aspects of education policies. In…

    Hardback – 2017-12-18
    Routledge

  • Reflections on Knowledge, Learning and Social Movements: History's Schools book cover

    Reflections on Knowledge, Learning and Social Movements

    History's Schools, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aziz Choudry, Salim Vally

    How do educators and activists in today’s struggles for change use historical materials from earlier periods of organizing for political education? How do they create and engage with independent and often informal archives and debates? How do they ultimately connect this historical knowledge with…

    Hardback – 2017-12-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Networks for Learning: Effective Collaboration for Teacher, School and System Improvement book cover

    Networks for Learning

    Effective Collaboration for Teacher, School and System Improvement, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Brown, Cindy L. Poortman

    Educational researchers, policy-makers and practitioners are increasingly focusing their attention on Professional Learning Networks in order to facilitate teacher development and encourage school and school system improvement. However, despite the understanding that PLNs can contribute…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11
    Routledge

  • Community Literacies as Shared Resources for Transformation book cover

    Community Literacies as Shared Resources for Transformation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joanne Larson, George H. Moses

    Through multiple narratives reflecting the complexity of participatory action research partnerships for social justice, this book sheds light on the dialogic spaces that intentionally support community literacies and rhetorical practices for inquiry and change. Applying literacy as social practice,…

    Paperback – 2017-12-05
    Routledge
    Expanding Literacies in Education

  • Academic Writing: A Handbook for International Students book cover

    Academic Writing

    A Handbook for International Students, 5th Edition

    By Stephen Bailey

    Now in its fifth edition, Academic Writing helps international students succeed in writing essays and reports for their English-language academic courses. Thoroughly revised and updated, it is designed to let teachers and students easily find the topics they need, both in the classroom and for…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01
    Routledge

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