Education: Adult Education and Lifelong Learning

  • 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

  • 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, 1st Edition

    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

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

    Creativity and Learning in Later Life

    An Ethnography of Museum Education, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Citizen Science for Coastal and Marine Conservation book cover

    Citizen Science for Coastal and Marine Conservation

    1st Edition

    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 – 2017-11-01
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

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

    Life and Learning of Korean Artists and Craftsmen

    Rhizoactivity, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • Nonformal Education and Civil Society in Japan book cover

    Nonformal Education and Civil Society in Japan

    1st Edition

    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 – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • Citizen Inquiry: Synthesising Science and Inquiry Learning book cover

    Citizen Inquiry

    Synthesising Science and Inquiry Learning, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-09-19
    Routledge

  • Intercultural Interventions in Study Abroad book cover

    Intercultural Interventions in Study Abroad

    1st Edition

    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 – 2017-09-19
    Routledge
    Internationalization in Higher Education Series

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