Education: Adult Education and Lifelong Learning

  • Education, Work and Leisure (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Education, Work and Leisure (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Harold Entwistle

    First published in 1970, this book considers the alleged distinction between ‘education for life’ and ‘education for work’ and exposes the fallacies on which this and other similar distinctions are based. It shows that ideas on this subject are inextricably intertwined with wider views on the…

    Paperback – 2014-09-26
    Routledge Revivals

  • Organizational Learning and Development: From an Evidence Base book cover

    Organizational Learning and Development

    From an Evidence Base, 1st Edition

    By Paul Kearns

    It is now widely accepted that organizational maturity is dependent on being able to reorganize on a continuous basis and learn faster and more effectively than your competitors. Organizations that want to be sure they are competing at the highest level need clear indicators that their…

    Paperback – 2014-09-24

  • Participation in Community Work: International Perspectives book cover

    Participation in Community Work

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anne Karin Larsen, Vishanthie Sewpaul, Grete Oline Hole

    Participation is a key community work method and this text critically engages with its theoretical and conceptual underpinnings before drawing on international examples and perspectives. Including real-life case studies of participatory practice, this book will challenge and inspire all those…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12

  • Education and Incarceration book cover

    Education and Incarceration

    1st Edition

    Edited by Erica R. Meiners, Maisha T. Winn

    The United States of America is in possession of the largest prison population in the world, with 2.3 million people currently behind bars. This number is predominantly and disproportionately made up of communities of colour and poverty. Between 1987 and 2007, the U.S. prison population tripled;…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12

  • Foucault and a Politics of Confession in Education book cover

    Foucault and a Politics of Confession in Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andreas Fejes, Katherine Nicoll

    In liberal, democratic and capitalist societies today, we are increasingly invited to disclose our innermost thoughts to others. We are asked to turn our gaze inwards, scrutinizing ourselves, our behaviours and beliefs, while talking and writing about ourselves in these terms. This form of…

    Paperback – 2014-07-28

  • Reusing Open Resources: Learning in Open Networks for Work, Life and Education book cover

    Reusing Open Resources

    Learning in Open Networks for Work, Life and Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Allison Littlejohn, Chris Pegler

    Every day, learners use and reuse open, digital resources for learning. Reusing Open Resources offers a vision of the potential of these open, online resources to support learning. The book follows on from Reusing Online Resources: A Sustainable Approach to E-learning. At that time focus was on the…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
    Advancing Technology Enhanced Learning

  • Teaching Psychology: A Step-By-Step Guide, Second Edition book cover

    Teaching Psychology

    A Step-By-Step Guide, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Sandra Goss Lucas, Douglas A. Bernstein

    This volume provides thoroughly updated guidelines for preparing and teaching an entire course in psychology. Based on best principles and effective psychological and pedagogical research, it offers practical suggestions for planning a course, choosing teaching methods, integrating technology…

    Paperback – 2014-06-26
    Psychology Press

  • Learning in Landscapes of Practice: Boundaries, identity, and knowledgeability in practice-based learning book cover

    Learning in Landscapes of Practice

    Boundaries, identity, and knowledgeability in practice-based learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Etienne Wenger-Trayner, Mark Fenton-O'Creevy, Steven Hutchinson, Chris Kubiak, Beverly Wenger-Trayner

    If the body of knowledge of a profession is a living landscape of practice, then our personal experience of learning can be thought of as a journey through this landscape. Within Learning in Landscapes of Practice, this metaphor is further developed in order to start an important conversation about…

    Paperback – 2014-06-22

  • Understanding Employer Engagement in Education: Theories and evidence book cover

    Understanding Employer Engagement in Education

    Theories and evidence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Mann, Julian Stanley, Louise Archer

    This collection focuses on employer engagement in education, how it is delivered and the differentiated impact it has on young people in their progression through schooling and higher education into the labour market. The focus is not narrowly on vocational or technical education or work-related…

    Paperback – 2014-05-22

  • Curriculum, Personal Narrative and the Social Future book cover

    Curriculum, Personal Narrative and the Social Future

    1st Edition

    By Ivor F. Goodson

    Recent writing on education and social change, and a growing number of new governmental initiatives across Western societies have proceeded in denial or ignorance of the personal missions and biographical trajectories of key public sector personnel. This book stems from an underpinning belief that…

    Paperback – 2014-05-22

  • Learning to Learn: International perspectives from theory and practice book cover

    Learning to Learn

    International perspectives from theory and practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Deakin Crick, CRISTINA STRINGHER, Kai Ren

    Learning to Learn provides a much needed overview and international guide to the field of learning to learn from a multidisciplinary lifelong and lifewide perspective. A wealth of research has been flourishing on this key educational goal in recent years. Internationally, it is considered to be one…

    Paperback – 2014-04-28

  • Learning Outside the Academy: International Research Perspectives on Lifelong Learning book cover

    Learning Outside the Academy

    International Research Perspectives on Lifelong Learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Edwards, Jim Gallacher, Susan Whittaker

    This book weaves together different strands of research in the area of lifelong learning that concentrates particularly on learning in alternative settings and ways, such experiential learning and informal and community learning. Drawing upon international research, the book examines how…

    Paperback – 2014-04-10

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