Lifelong Learning Products

  • How Non-Permanent Workers Learn and Develop

    Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    By Helen Bound, Karen Evans, Sahara Sadik, Annie Karmel

    How Non-Permanent Workers Learn and Develop is an empirically based exploration of the challenges and opportunities non-permanent workers face in accessing quality work, learning, developing occupational identities and striving for sustainable working lives. Based on a study of 100 non-permanent…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education

  • Identity and Resistance in Further Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pete Bennett, Rob Smith

    In recent years, Further Education has reached a crossroads, with questions being asked about its function, aims and focus, as well as querying the role of the FE teacher, the key aspects of the curriculum and which values should inform FE pedagogy. Identity and Resistance in Further Education…

    Hardback – 2018-02-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Vocational Education

  • Reflections on Knowledge, Learning and Social Movements

    History's Schools, 1st Edition

    Edited by Aziz Choudry, Salim Vally

    How do educators and activists in today’s struggles for change use historical materials from earlier periods of organizing for political education? How do they create and engage with independent and often informal archives and debates? How do they ultimately connect this historical knowledge with…

    Hardback – 2017-12-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Lifelong Learning for Tourism

    Concepts, Policy and Implementation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Violet V. Cuffy, David Airey, Georgios C. Papageorgiou

    Since the middle of the last century tourism has demonstrated almost continual growth, with international tourist arrivals now recorded in excess of one billion per annum. Given the global socio-economic significance of tourism, it is imperative to develop educational opportunities for those…

    Hardback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge
    Advances in Tourism

  • Conferences as Sites of Learning and Development

    Using participatory action learning and action research approaches, 1st Edition

    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

  • Landscapes of Specific Literacies in Contemporary Society

    Exploring a social model of literacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vicky Duckworth, Gordon Ade-Ojo

    This volume makes a timely contribution to our understanding of literacy as a multi-faceted, complexly situated activity. Each chapter provides the reader with a fresh perspective into a different site for literate behaviour, approaches, design and relationships, and offers an exploration into the…

    Hardback – 2014-12-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Vocational Education of Female Entrepreneurs in China

    A multitheoretical and multidimensional analysis of successful businesswomen's everyday lives, 1st Edition

    By Mary Ann Maslak

    This book examines the ways in which formal and non-formal education can contribute to women’s successful design, development and operation of small businesses in rural settings. Calling on varied, pertinent social theories, the book examines profitable businesses operated by Dongxiang Muslim women…

    Hardback – 2014-11-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education

  • Participation in Community Work

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anne Karin Larsen, Vishanthie Sewpaul, Grete Oline Hole

    Participation is a key community work method and this text, written by an international selection of authors, covers innovative approaches in community based education and practice. Including real-life case studies of participatory practice, it offers new definitions of community work, organisation…

    Hardback – 2013-09-05
    Routledge

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2012-09-10
    Routledge

  • Knowledge and Innovation

    A Comparative Study of the USA, the UK and Japan, 1st Edition

    By Helen Brown

    This new book presents case studies from the US, the UK and Japan. Packed full of vignettes from cases studies and subscribing to a socio-cultural approach rather than the often tacit assumption that knowledge and ‘technology transfer’ is a logistical problem, this excellent volume illuminates the…

    Hardback – 2007-10-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

  • Flexibility and Lifelong Learning

    Policy, Discourse, Politics, 1st Edition

    By Katherine Nicoll

    What can the politics of discourse tell us about the discourse of politics? How are flexibility and lifelong learning positioned within policy? Flexibility and lifelong learning have become key aspects of education policy in nation states and bodies such as the European Union and Organisation…

    Hardback – 2006-08-10
    Routledge

  • From Adult Education to the Learning Society

    21 Years of the International Journal of Lifelong Education, 1st Edition

    By Peter Jarvis

    This unique text provides a valuable route map to the development of thinking in adult education and lifelong learning. It includes more than twenty-five seminal articles from the first two decades of the International Journal of Lifelong Education, written by leading authors in the field from the…

    Hardback – 2005-12-15
    Routledge
    Education Heritage

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