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  • Management in Further Education: Theory and Practice book cover

    Management in Further Education

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Harriet Harper

    Originally published in 1997. This book provides people moving into management roles in Further Education with an understanding of management theory applied specifically to Further Education colleges. Good management skills have been identified by the inspectorate as crucial to the future of this…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education Management

  • Uneasy Transitions: Disaffection in Post-Compulsory Education and Training book cover

    Uneasy Transitions

    Disaffection in Post-Compulsory Education and Training, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jenny Corbett

    Originally published in 1990, this title offers a range of perspectives from practitioners, administrators and researchers, examining personal experiences of disaffection in students and staff within the context of national political, social, and economic change. The transitions include moves into…

    Paperback – 2019-10-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychology of Education

  • Teachers and Teaching in Vocational and Professional Education book cover

    Teachers and Teaching in Vocational and Professional Education

    1st Edition

    By Sai Loo

    Teachers and Teaching in Vocational and Professional Education introduces a critical understanding of how teachers deliver occupational or vocational courses at various academic levels. Including wider coverage of work-related programmes and based on empirical research, this book uses the term…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Vocational Education

  • Disability Research and Policy: Current Perspectives book cover

    Disability Research and Policy

    Current Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard J. Morris

    This book is based on research and scholarship produced by the Meyerson Disability Research Project (MDRP) at the University of Arizona. Its chapters are divided into two major sections: 1) Disability Research Areas and 2) Disability Policy Areas. The first section addresses some relatively new…

    Paperback – 2019-04-18
    Routledge

  • Career Guidance for Social Justice: Contesting Neoliberalism book cover

    Career Guidance for Social Justice

    Contesting Neoliberalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tristram Hooley, Ronald Sultana, Rie Thomsen

    This edited collection examines the intersections between career guidance, social justice and neo-liberalism. Contributors offer an original and global discussion of the role of career guidance in the struggle for social justice and evaluate the field from a diverse range of theoretical positions.…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

  • Adult and Lifelong Education: Global, national and local perspectives book cover

    Adult and Lifelong Education

    Global, national and local perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marcella Milana, John Holford, Vida A. Mohorčič Špolar

    Adult and Lifelong Education explores why politicians, researchers, and practitioners involved in educating post-school young people and adults have quietly abandoned the term ‘education’ in favour of ‘learning’. Bringing together contributions from experienced as well as younger scholars, and from…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge

  • Creative graduate pathways within and beyond the creative industries book cover

    Creative graduate pathways within and beyond the creative industries

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Bridgstock, Ben Goldsmith, Jess Rodgers, Greg Hearn

    Examining pathways from creative education to work, and preparation for these pathways within higher education programs, in the light of long standing labour debates, this book explores the creative launch experiences, destinations, and contributions of graduates emerging into an enormously diverse…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Career Exploration and Development in Childhood: Perspectives from theory, practice and research book cover

    Career Exploration and Development in Childhood

    Perspectives from theory, practice and research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Watson, Mary McMahon

    Career Exploration and Development in Childhood presents chapters from leading figures in the field of childhood career exploration and development. The first substantive edited collection of its kind, this book makes an important contribution to our understanding of children’s career development.…

    Paperback – 2018-05-08
    Routledge

  • The Development of the Mechanics’ Institute Movement in Britain and Beyond: Supporting further education for the adult working classes book cover

    The Development of the Mechanics’ Institute Movement in Britain and Beyond

    Supporting further education for the adult working classes, 1st Edition

    By Martyn Walker

    The Development of the Mechanics’ Institute Movement in Britain and Beyond questions the prevailing view that mechanics’ institutes made little contribution to adult working-class education from their foundation in the 1820s to 1890. The book traces the historical development of several mechanics’…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Nonformal Education and Civil Society in Japan book cover

    Nonformal Education and Civil Society in Japan

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kaori H. Okano

    Nonformal Education and Civil Society in Japan critically examines an aspect of education that has received little attention to date: intentional teaching and learning activities that occur outside formal schooling. In the last two decades nonformal education has rapidly increased in extent and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • Women's Career Development Throughout the Lifespan: An international exploration book cover

    Women's Career Development Throughout the Lifespan

    An international exploration, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jenny Bimrose, Mary McMahon, Mark Watson

    Women's careers have been a topic of research and discussion in many disciplines including sociology, business, industrial, organisational and vocational psychology, and career guidance. Despite the introduction of equal employment legislation in many countries, women’s patterns of career…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge

  • Strategic Planning in Higher Education: Implementing New Roles for the Academic Library book cover

    Strategic Planning in Higher Education

    Implementing New Roles for the Academic Library, 1st Edition

    By James F Williams Ii

    In this refreshing new volume, strategic planning of budget management is looked at with a broad, positive perspective. Whether because of cuts in funding, enrollment decline, or academic cutbacks, the necessity for strategic planning in a university comes out of unfavorable circumstances. The…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge

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