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  • Citizen Science for Coastal and Marine Conservation

    1st Edition

    Edited by John A. Cigliano, Heidi L. Ballard

    In recent years, citizen science has emerged as a powerful new concept to enable the general public, students, and volunteers to become involved in scientific research. A prime example is in biodiversity conservation, where data collection and monitoring can be greatly enhanced through citizen…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Life and Learning of Korean Artists and Craftsmen

    Rhizoactivity, 1st Edition

    By Dae Joong Kang

    This book brings out the need for lifelong learning theory and explores how it is possible from a postmodern perspective. The book uses life history that has gained its popularity in social science research to overcome the dichotomy between individual and society or between agency and structure.…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Citizen Inquiry

    Synthesising Science and Inquiry Learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christothea Herodotou, Mike Sharples, Eileen Scanlon

    Citizen Inquiry: Synthesising Science and Inquiry Learning is the first book of its kind to bring together the concepts of citizen science and inquiry-based learning to illustrate the pedagogical advantages of this approach. It shifts the emphasis of scientific investigations from scientists to the…

    Paperback – 2017-09-19
    Routledge

  • Intercultural Interventions in Study Abroad

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Jackson, Susan Oguro

    As a consequence of globalization and internationalization, there has been a dramatic increase in the number and diversity of students who are gaining international educational experience. Making connections between contemporary study abroad research, theory, and practice, Intercultural…

    Paperback – 2017-09-19
    Routledge
    Internationalization in Higher Education Series

  • UNESCO’s Utopia of Lifelong Learning

    An Intellectual History, 1st Edition

    By Maren Elfert

    With a focus on lifelong learning, this book examines the shifts that UNESCO’s educational concepts have undergone in reaction to historical pressures and dilemmas since the founding of the organization in 1945. The tensions between UNESCO’s humanistic worldview and the pressures placed on the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education

  • Recognition of Prior Learning

    Research from around the globe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Per Andersson, Andreas Fejes, Fredrik Sandberg

    Recognition of prior learning (RPL) has emerged in recent decades as an important policy area and policy concept. It is a phenomenon with a certain variation in practices as well as contexts, concepts and conceptions. However, there is a basic idea about giving recognition to prior learning…

    Paperback – 2017-08-11
    Routledge

  • Understanding Applied Learning

    Developing Effective Practice to Support All Learners, 1st Edition

    By Tanya Ovenden-Hope, Sonia Blandford

    Understanding Applied Learning enables teachers, lecturers and educators to facilitate applied learning effectively with learners in schools, colleges and universities. It introduces teachers to the concept of applied learning in practice, cutting across any vocational and academic divide to show…

    Paperback – 2017-07-18
    Routledge

  • Substance Use in Social Work Education and Training

    Preparing for and supporting practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hilda Loughran, Wulf Livingston

    Substance use has become an increasingly common concern for all aspects of social work practice, and especially when working with mental health and vulnerable families. This requires all social workers to have sufficient education and training in alcohol and other drugs across a range of settings.…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • East and West in Comparative Education

    Searching for New Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Soong Hee Han, Peter Jarvis

    Sparked by global capitalism’s demand for new knowledge and new commodities, as well as new logistical systems to deliver them, the nature of education has changed significantly. Universities, in striving to become a part of this knowledge society, have focused on responding to these demands, at…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Reinventing Paulo Freire

    A Pedagogy of Love, 1st Edition

    By Antonia Darder

    One of the most influential critical educators of the twentieth century, Paulo Freire challenged those educational inequalities and conditions of injustice faced by oppressed populations. In this new edition of Reinventing Paulo Freire, Antonia Darder re-examines his legacy through reflections on…

    Paperback – 2017-06-05
    Routledge

  • Fifty Years of Comparative Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michele Schweisfurth

    This edited collection was produced to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the journal Comparative Education, one of the most established and prestigious journals in the field. Each chapter was written by a leading scholar of comparative and international education. The collection marks a creative…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge

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