Adult Education and Lifelong Learning Products

  • Learning to Teach Adults

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Corder

    First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2002-06-20
    Routledge

  • An International Dictionary of Adult and Continuing Education

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Jarvis

    Containing over 5000 essential references to people, organisations, words and concepts in the field of adult education, this thorough and comprehensive volume represents the standard reference for anyone seeking information on the education of adults.…

    Paperback – 2002-01-01
    Routledge

  • Supporting Lifelong Learning

    Volume I: Perspectives on Learning, 1st Edition

    By Julia Clarke, Ann Hanson, Roger Harrison, Fiona Reeve

    This Open University Reader examines the practices of learning and teaching which have been developed to support lifelong learning, and the understanding and assumptions which underpin them. The selection of texts trace the widening scope of academic understanding of learning and teaching, and…

    Paperback – 2001-11-22
    Routledge

  • Supporting Lifelong Learning

    Volume III: Making Policy Work, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Edwards, Nod Miller, Nick Small, Alan Tait

    This volume of the Open University Reader for Supporting Lifelong Learning looks at policy development in lifelong learning at local, regional, national and supra-national levels. Using an international team of contributors, it explores and examines the policy context for lifelong learning, the…

    Paperback – 2001-11-15
    Routledge

  • Supporting Lifelong Learning

    Volume II: Organising Learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marion Cartwright, Richard Edwards, Fiona Reeve

    This Reader examines the ways in which learning is organized in a diverse range of lifelong learning environments. If we are to harness the full potential of this learning, the structures of organizations and providers will have to change.The book also examines the shift away from the…

    Paperback – 2001-11-15
    Routledge

  • Separate But Equal?

    Academic and Vocational Education Post-16, 1st Edition

    By Tony Edwards, Carol Fitz-Gibbon, Frank Hardman, Roy Haywood, Nick Meagher

    This book looks in detail at the strong contrasts in the provision traditionally made for 'academically' and 'vocationally' minded students, and looks at differences and similarities in practice. The chapters report evidence of how students on both sides think they have been taught. They also…

    Paperback – 1997-11-13
    Routledge

  • Psychology and Adult Learning

    2nd Edition

    By Mark Tennant

    This book examines the role of psychology in informing adult education practice. It acknowledges the psychological dimension of adult education work, and explores this dimension in the context of the concerns of adult educators. The approach is to examine the most important traditions of some key…

    Paperback – 1997-02-13
    Routledge

  • Adult Education and the Postmodern Challenge

    Learning Beyond the Limits, 1st Edition

    By Ian Bryant, Rennie Johnston, Robin Usher

    This book offers some suggestions as to ways forward from this dilemma. Drawing on the new intellectual frameworks of critical pedagogy, feminism and postmodernism and their impact upon educational theory, practice and research, the book focuses on the changing contexts of adult education. By…

    Paperback – 1996-12-12
    Routledge

  • Key Concepts in Adult Education and Training

    1st Edition

    As adults, we are all continually involved in learning, with increasing numbers of us engaged in more formalized forms of learning; that is, in education or training. All those involved in the broad field of adult education and training will come into contact with many specialist ideas or concepts.…

    Hardback – 1996-04-04
    Routledge

  • Boundaries of Adult Learning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Edwards, Ann Hanson, Peter Raggatt

    Until relatively recently, adult learning in the UK was largely recognised as being situated mainly within the LEA adult education centre, university extra-mural departments and the WEA. However, this picture has changed. The major change has been a shift from 'education' to 'learning' as the key…

    Paperback – 1995-11-30
    Routledge

  • The Learning Society: Challenges and Trends

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Richard Edwards, Peter Raggatt, Nick Small

    The 'learning society' is not a new idea, although its popularity has grown in recent years with the suggestion that lifelong learning is a condition for economic competitiveness in a global economy, replacing the earlier conception of it as a condition for democratic citizenship. This reader,…

    Paperback – 1995-11-23
    Routledge

  • Developing Professional Knowledge And Competence

    1st Edition

    By Michael Eraut

    This volume analyzes different types of knowledge and know-how used by practising professionals in their work and how these different kinds of knowledge are acquired by a combination of learning from books, learning from people and learning from personal experience.; Drawing on various examples,…

    Paperback – 1994-09-05
    Routledge

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