Education: Adult Education and Lifelong Learning

  • Theories, Policy, and Practice of Lifelong Learning in East Asia book cover

    Theories, Policy, and Practice of Lifelong Learning in East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Weiyuan Zhang

    As the centre of the world economy is moving to Asia, lifelong learning in Asia is attracting a great deal of attention in the educational field worldwide. Asia not only provides the largest education market, but also plays an increasingly important role in educational globalization. However, until…

    Paperback – 2013-09-13
    Routledge

  • How to be a Brilliant FE Teacher: A practical guide to being effective and innovative book cover

    How to be a Brilliant FE Teacher

    A practical guide to being effective and innovative, 1st Edition

    By Vicky Duckworth

    How to be a Brilliant FE Teacher is a straightforward, friendly guide to being an effective and innovative teacher in post-compulsory education. Focussing on practical advice drawn from the author’s extensive and successful personal experience of both teaching and training teachers, it offers sound…

    Paperback – 2013-08-27
    Routledge

  • Moral Learning: Integrating the Personal, Professional and Political book cover

    Moral Learning

    Integrating the Personal, Professional and Political, 1st Edition

    Edited by Monica J. Taylor

    As moral educators we are more used to teaching others and researching their learning and moral development than reflecting on and writing formally about our own moral learning. We are not just professionals with an interest and supposedly some expertise in morality and education, we also have…

    Hardback – 2013-07-22
    Routledge

  • Transformative Learning through Creative Life Writing: Exploring the self in the learning process book cover

    Transformative Learning through Creative Life Writing

    Exploring the self in the learning process, 1st Edition

    By Celia Hunt

    Arising from a research project conducted over two years, Transformative Learning through Creative Life Writing examines the effects of fictional autobiography on adult learners’ sense of self. Starting from a teaching and learning perspective, Hunt draws together ideas from psychodynamic…

    Paperback – 2013-07-01
    Routledge

  • Lifelong Learning in the UK: An introductory guide for Education Studies book cover

    Lifelong Learning in the UK

    An introductory guide for Education Studies, 1st Edition

    By Anne O'Grady

    Written specifically for Education Studies students, this accessible text offers a clear introduction to lifelong learning and the impact it has on all areas of society. Assuming no prior knowledge of the subject, it explores what lifelong learning is, where learning can and does take place and who…

    Paperback – 2013-05-28
    Routledge

  • Global Perspectives on Higher Education and Lifelong Learners book cover

    Global Perspectives on Higher Education and Lifelong Learners

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hans Schuetze, Maria Slowey

    The global expansion of participation rates in higher education continue more or less unabated. However, while the concept of lifelong learning has figured prominently in national and international educational policy discourse for more than three decades, its implications for the field of higher…

    Paperback – 2013-05-20
    Routledge

  • Reconceptualising Feedback in Higher Education: Developing dialogue with students book cover

    Reconceptualising Feedback in Higher Education

    Developing dialogue with students, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Merry, Margaret Price, David Carless, Maddalena Taras

    Feedback is a crucial element of teaching, learning and assessment. There is, however, substantial evidence that staff and students are dissatisfied with it, and there is growing impetus for change. Student Surveys have indicated that feedback is one of the most problematic aspects of the student…

    Paperback – 2013-05-09
    Routledge

  • Learning and Living 1790-1960: A Study in the History of the English Adult Education Movement book cover

    Learning and Living 1790-1960

    A Study in the History of the English Adult Education Movement, 1st Edition

    By J F C Harrison

    Originally published in 1961, the book charts the dynamics of successive phases of the adult education movement and shows the social origin and development of the ideas and attitudes of those involved with it.…

    Paperback – 2013-05-08
    Routledge

  • Challenges and Inequalities in Lifelong Learning and Social Justice book cover

    Challenges and Inequalities in Lifelong Learning and Social Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Jackson

    The connections and interactions of lifelong learning and social justice are complex and contested. Both are seen as a means to unconditional good, with little account taken of the inequalities and equalities located in constructions of power. This book develops critical ways to engage with…

    Hardback – 2013-05-07
    Routledge

  • Feedback in Higher and Professional Education: Understanding it and doing it well book cover

    Feedback in Higher and Professional Education

    Understanding it and doing it well, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Boud, Elizabeth Molloy

    Learners complain that they do not get enough feedback, and educators resent that although they put considerable time into generating feedback, students take little notice of it. Both parties agree that it is very important. Feedback in Higher and Professional Education explores what needs to be…

    Paperback – 2012-11-29
    Routledge

  • University Teaching in Focus: A learning-centred approach book cover

    University Teaching in Focus

    A learning-centred approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lynne Hunt, Denise Chalmers

    University Teaching in Focus provides a foundational springboard for early career academics preparing to teach in universities. Focusing on four critical areas - teaching, curriculum, students, and quality/leadership - this succinct resource offers university teachers a straightforward approach to…

    Paperback – 2012-11-05
    Routledge

  • Developing Narrative Theory: Life Histories and Personal Representation book cover

    Developing Narrative Theory

    Life Histories and Personal Representation, 1st Edition

    By Ivor F. Goodson

    We live in an age of narrative: life stories are a crucial ingredient in what makes us human and, in turn, what kind of human they make us. In recent years, narrative analysis has grown and is used across many areas of research. Interest in this rapidly developing approach now requires the firm…

    Paperback – 2012-09-10
    Routledge

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