Education: Adult Education and Lifelong Learning

  • 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
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge

  • Bridge Employment: A Research Handbook book cover

    Bridge Employment

    A Research Handbook, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carlos-María Alcover, Gabriela Topa, Emma Parry, Franco Fraccaroli, Marco Depolo

    With the long-term trend toward earlier retirement slowing, and the majority of older workers remaining in employment up to and beyond statutory retirement age, it is increasingly important that we understand how to react to these changes. Bridge employment patterns and activities have changed…

    Hardback – 2014-04-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Resource Development

  • Multimodal Approaches to Research and Pedagogy: Recognition, Resources, and Access book cover

    Multimodal Approaches to Research and Pedagogy

    Recognition, Resources, and Access, 1st Edition

    Edited by Arlene Archer, Denise Newfield

    This book brings together social semiotics, cultural studies, multiliteracies, and other approaches in order to theorize very different learning environments, giving visibility to the modal effect in a range of disciplines. It highlights the ideological nature of discursive practices, examines…

    Hardback – 2014-03-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Reconceptualising Professional Learning: Sociomaterial knowledges, practices and responsibilities book cover

    Reconceptualising Professional Learning

    Sociomaterial knowledges, practices and responsibilities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tara Fenwick, Monika Nerland

    This book presents leading-edge perspectives and methodologies to address emerging issues of concern for professional learning in contemporary society. The conditions for professional practice and learning are changing dramatically in the wake of globalization, new modes of knowledge production,…

    Paperback – 2014-03-06
    Routledge

  • Teaching, Learning and Education in Late Modernity: The Selected Works of Peter Jarvis book cover

    Teaching, Learning and Education in Late Modernity

    The Selected Works of Peter Jarvis, 1st Edition

    By Peter Jarvis

    Peter Jarvis has spent over 30 years researching, thinking and writing about some of the key and enduring issues in education. He has contributed well over 30 books and 200 papers and chapters in books on learning theory, adult education and learning, continuing professional education, nurse…

    Paperback – 2014-02-27
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • The Confessing Society: Foucault, Confession and Practices of Lifelong Learning book cover

    The Confessing Society

    Foucault, Confession and Practices of Lifelong Learning, 1st Edition

    By Andreas Fejes, Magnus Dahlstedt

    "I highly appreciate the quality of Fejes’ and Dahlstedt’s research and writing. They manage to present in a comprehensible way some essential concepts of Foucault that help us to understand better what practices of lifelong learning, in a broad sense, are emerging nowadays in advanced liberal…

    Paperback – 2014-01-17
    Routledge

  • A Practical Guide to Career Learning and Development: Innovation in careers education 11-19 book cover

    A Practical Guide to Career Learning and Development

    Innovation in careers education 11-19, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Bassot, Anthony Barnes, Anne Chant

    A Practical Guide to Career Learning and Development is an essential guide for all those involved in careers education, either with sole responsibility or as part of a team.  With a focus on career happiness, resilience and growth, this exciting book offers effective pedagogical strategies,…

    Paperback – 2013-12-11
    Routledge

  • Global Reconstructions of Vocational Education and Training book cover

    Global Reconstructions of Vocational Education and Training

    1st Edition

    Edited by James Avis

    Vocational education and training (VET) can be difficult to define since it is set in a turbulent and volatile environment marked by national and regional specificities. It can be delivered at different levels and by a variety of providers, including community colleges, colleges of further…

    Hardback – 2013-10-30
    Routledge

  • Technology-Enhanced Professional Learning: Processes, Practices, and Tools book cover

    Technology-Enhanced Professional Learning

    Processes, Practices, and Tools, 1st Edition

    Edited by Allison Littlejohn, Anoush Margaryan

    Technology-Enhanced Professional Learning addresses the need for continuous workplace learning that derives from the emergence of new, specialized, and constantly changing work practices. While continuous learning is fundamental to enabling individuals to function in and productively shape…

    Paperback – 2013-10-23
    Routledge
    Advancing Technology Enhanced Learning

  • Challenging Professional Learning book cover

    Challenging Professional Learning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Crowley

    Teachers and trainers are dual-professionals – they are required to have up-to-date industry skills and also skills in teaching and learning. The issue of professional identity, and the promotion of maintaining and building pedagogic expertise in relation to their vocational work, is therefore an…

    Paperback – 2013-10-21
    Routledge

  • Re-engaging Young People in Education: Learning from alternative schools book cover

    Re-engaging Young People in Education

    Learning from alternative schools, 1st Edition

    By Martin Mills, Glenda McGregor

    Many young people failed by the school system are those who face a range of social and economic challenges due to multiple forms of injustice. This book provides an insight into the educational practices that work to re-engage young people who have become disenchanted with traditional schooling. It…

    Paperback – 2013-10-17
    Routledge

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