Education: Adult Education and Lifelong Learning

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

    Lifelong Learning for Tourism

    Concepts, Policy and Implementation, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-09-14
    Routledge
    Advances in Tourism

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

    UNESCO’s Utopia of Lifelong Learning

    An Intellectual History, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-09-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education

  • Recognition of Prior Learning: Research from around the globe book cover

    Recognition of Prior Learning

    Research from around the globe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Per Andersson, Andreas Fejes, Fredrik Sandberg

    Recognition of prior learning (RPL) has emerged in recent decades as an important policy area and policy concept. It is a phenomenon with a certain variation in practices as well as contexts, concepts and conceptions. However, there is a basic idea about giving recognition to prior learning…

    Paperback – 2017-08-11
    Routledge

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

    Understanding Applied Learning

    Developing Effective Practice to Support All Learners, 1st Edition

    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 – 2017-07-18
    Routledge

  • 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, 1st Edition

    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, 1st Edition

    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, 1st Edition

    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

    1st Edition

    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

  • Transnational Migration and Lifelong Learning: Global Issues and Perspectives book cover

    Transnational Migration and Lifelong Learning

    Global Issues and Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shibao Guo

    Economic globalization, modern transportation, and advanced communication technologies have greatly enhanced the mobility of people across national boundaries. The resulting demographic, social, and cultural changes create new opportunities for development as well as new challenges for lifelong…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge

  • International Service Learning: Engaging Host Communities book cover

    International Service Learning

    Engaging Host Communities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marianne Larsen

    International service learning (ISL) programs are growing more popular with students looking to advance their skills and knowledge to become global citizens. While the benefits of these programs among students are well documented, little is known about the implications they have on host communities…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Routledge Handbook of International Education and Development book cover

    Routledge Handbook of International Education and Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Simon McGrath, Qing Gu

    This timely Handbook takes stock of the range of debates that characterise the field of international education and development, and suggests key aspects of a research agenda for the next period. It is deliberately divergent in its approach, recognising the major ideological and epistemological…

    Paperback – 2017-05-07
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Teaching Visual Methods in the Social Sciences book cover

    Teaching Visual Methods in the Social Sciences

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sal Watt, Caroline Wakefield

    Teaching Visual Methods in the Social Sciences presents a practical and theoretical framework for those wanting to introduce visual methods into their curricula. Drawing on the expertise of contributors from across the social sciences, the book provides a comprehensive introduction to visual…

    Paperback – 2017-05-02
    Routledge

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