Adult Education and Lifelong Learning Products

  • Learning Liberation

    Women's Response to Men's Education

    By Jane Thompson

    Originally published in 1983, this book not only dissects the intrinsic and oppressive sexism of conventional adult and continuing education, but also argues the case for women-centred education with a powerful and compelling logic. A challenging and controversial book of the time, mixing…

    Hardback – 2017-06-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Toward New Horizons for Women in Distance Education

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Karlene Faith

    Originally published in 1988. This book provides an overview of women’s experience, access and needs in distance education. It includes contributions on distance learning programmes in Holland, Canada, the South Pacific, West Germany, Australia, New Zealand, Israel, Kenta, Great Britain, India,…

    Hardback – 2017-06-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • New Futures

    Changing Women's Education

    By Mary Hughes, Mary Kennedy

    Originally published in 1985. This book explores issues around education for women and uses the British experience as an example of what adult education in its variety can offer to women in breaking traditional moulds. The text raises questions about where women are, where they might be, and how…

    Hardback – 2017-06-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Teaching Visual Methods in the Social Sciences

    Edited by Sal Watt, Caroline Wakefield

    Teaching Visual Methods in the Social Sciences presents a practical and theoretical framework for those wanting to introduce visual methods into their curricula. Drawing on the expertise of contributors from across the social sciences, the book provides a comprehensive introduction to visual…

    Paperback – 2017-05-09 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of International Education and Development

    Edited by Simon McGrath, Qing Gu

    This timely Handbook takes stock of the range of debates that characterise the field of international education and development, and suggests key aspects of a research agenda for the next period. It is deliberately divergent in its approach, recognising the major ideological and epistemological…

    Paperback – 2017-05-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Graduate Attributes in Higher Education

    Attitudes on Attributes from Across the Disciplines

    Edited by Carey Normand, Lorraine Anderson

    Graduate Attributes in Higher Education illuminates the value of graduate attributes for students, graduates and lecturers in higher education. A coherent, intelligent, subtle and important enhancement to the field, this text guides readers through a theoretical and historical analysis of graduate…

    Paperback – 2017-04-27 
    Routledge

  • The Handbook of Career and Workforce Development

    Research, Practice, and Policy

    Edited by V. Scott H. Solberg, Saba Rasheed Ali

    The Handbook of Career and Workforce Development provides educators, researchers, and policy makers with information on evidence-based programs and activities. Chapters describe ways that current research can be used to promote the design of more effective career development programs and services…

    Paperback – 2017-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Conferences as Sites of Learning and Development

    Using participatory action learning and action research approaches

    Edited by Ortrun Zuber-Skerritt

    This book applies and expands upon the concept of the ‘learning conference’ as a site of learning and development, using the paradigm and methodologies of participatory action learning and action research (PALAR). Making a significant contribution to the field, this is the first book to outline the…

    Hardback – 2017-02-08
    Routledge

  • Spirituality, Community, and Race Consciousness in Adult Higher Education

    Breaking the Cycle of Racialization

    By Timothy Paul Westbrook

    Drawing on the lived experiences of Black students in adult degree completion programs at predominantly White, Christian institutions in the southern United States, this book presents a model for reimagining adult higher education. Westbrook explores the reasons students enrolled in degree programs…

    Hardback – 2017-01-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Women's Career Development Throughout the Lifespan

    An international exploration

    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

  • Global Networks, Local Actions

    Rethinking adult education policy in the 21st century

    By Marcella Milana

    Global Networks, Local Actions: Rethinking adult education policy in the 21st century examines public policy developments in adult education, exploring the policy framing of adult education practice in a range of socio-cultural contexts, and contributing to the development of policy research from…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education

  • Teaching in Post-Compulsory Education

    Policy, Practice and Values, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Anthony Coles, Karen McGrath

    The post-compulsory education and training sector plays a critical role in both the vocational and academic education of our young people. At the heart of its philosophy has been widening participation through the encouragement of under represented groups. As such, teachers have a critical role to…

    Paperback – 2016-12-01
    Routledge

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