Education: Post-Compulsory Education

  • Understanding Human Resource Development: A Research-based Approach book cover

    Understanding Human Resource Development

    A Research-based Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jim McGoldrick, Jim Stewart, Sandra Watson

    This edited volume contains original chapters by some of the leading researchers and writers in HRD. It provides a definitive work on the design and conduct of research in HRD and identifies and examines the possibilities and limitations of particular methods and techniques. Emerging debates on the…

    Paperback – 2001-10-11
    Routledge Studies in Human Resource Development

  • Youth, Education and Risk: Facing the Future book cover

    Youth, Education and Risk

    Facing the Future, 1st Edition

    By Peter Dwyer, Johanna Wyn

    Youth, Education and Risk: Facing the Future provides a provocative and valuable insight into how the dramatic social and economic changes of the last twenty years have affected the lives of Western youth. Covering young people's attitudes towards relationships and health, the authors provide a…

    Paperback – 2001-07-26

  • Choosing Futures book cover

    Choosing Futures

    1st Edition

    By Nicholas Foskett, Jane Hemsley-Brown

    Education is becoming more competitive - choice in education is now a key issue. This book will help parents, schools, colleges, universities and policy makers understand how education and training markets work. Choosing Futures offers a wide ranging perspective on how young people, and their…

    Paperback – 2001-03-29

  • How to Get an MBA book cover

    How to Get an MBA

    1st Edition

    By Morgen Witzel

    How to Get an MBA is a short handbook for either prospective MBA students wanting to know more about what is involved, or students seeking to prepare themselves for the experience to come. As the first step on the road to a managerial career and lifelong learning, the MBA is one of the most…

    Paperback – 2000-12-01

  • Education, Work and Social Capital: Towards a New Conception of Vocational Training book cover

    Education, Work and Social Capital

    Towards a New Conception of Vocational Training, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Winch

    This book provides an integrated treatment of the relationship between political economy and vocational education at the beginning of the twenty-first century. Approaching the subject from a philosophical perspective the author engages with debates about* the work-related aims of education * the…

    Hardback – 2000-09-21
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Learning in Groups: A Handbook for Face-to-Face and Online Environments book cover

    Learning in Groups

    A Handbook for Face-to-Face and Online Environments, 3rd Edition

    By David Jaques

    Paperback – 2000-09-01

  • Training for a Smart Workforce book cover

    Training for a Smart Workforce

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rod Gerber, Colin Lankshear

    In the hypercompetitive context of the new global economy, building a smart workforce is widely regarded as a key strategy for enterprises. But is this any more than another 'fast capitalist' slogan? What substance can be given to the idea? What are its associated values and practices? This book…

    Paperback – 2000-05-25

  • Research and Knowledge at Work: Prospectives, Case-Studies and Innovative Strategies book cover

    Research and Knowledge at Work

    Prospectives, Case-Studies and Innovative Strategies, 1st Edition

    By John Garrick, Carl Rhodes

    This fascinating and controversial text makes sense of the complexities of research in the workplace and how 'working' knowledge is constructed. Featuring experts from Britain, Japan, North America and Australia, it is an outstanding contribution to the literature of Human Resource Management (HRM)…

    Paperback – 2000-05-04

  • Moving On in Your Career: A Guide for Academics and Postgraduates book cover

    Moving On in Your Career

    A Guide for Academics and Postgraduates, 1st Edition

    By Lynda Ali, Barbara Graham

    In today's highly competitive job market a higher degree will not necessarily lead to a career in higher education. Researchers need to know how to enhance their career prospects and how to look further into the wide range of career options open to them elsewhere.Moving On in Your Career shows…

    Paperback – 2000-02-17

  • Further Education Re-formed book cover

    Further Education Re-formed

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pamela Robinson, Alan Smithers

    After more than a century of being undervalued, further education has been thrust into the limelight. How have the colleges fared? How have they been shaped by the new arrangements for funding, governance, inspection and the new qualifications framework? What do those running the colleges and…

    Paperback – 1999-12-16

  • Microbiology and Chemistry for Environmental Scientists and Engineers book cover

    Microbiology and Chemistry for Environmental Scientists and Engineers

    1st Edition

    By Jason Birkett, John Lester

    Biological and chemical processes play a key role in the treatment of domestic wastewater and are becoming increasingly important in tackling the problems caused by industrial wastes. The first edition of this popular text focused on microbial systems and wastewater processes that are implemented…

    Paperback – 1999-09-23
    CRC Press

  • Government, Markets and Vocational Qualifications: An Anatomy of Policy book cover

    Government, Markets and Vocational Qualifications

    An Anatomy of Policy, 1st Edition

    By Peter Raggatt, Steve Williams

    During the 1980s and 1990s the elaboration of a reformed system of vocational qualifications was perhaps the most controversial of all the governments efforts to improve the provision of vocational education and training. Based largely on interviews with nearly 100 individuals who were closely…

    Paperback – 1999-09-09

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