Adult Education and Lifelong Learning Products

  • The Journal of Education for Teaching at 40

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Gilroy

    In 2015, the Journal of Education for Teaching celebrated 40 years of original contributions on the subject of international teacher education with the publication of an anniversary virtual special issue. Its unique contribution to debates about the preparation and lifelong learning of teachers in…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge

  • Essays on Employer Engagement in Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Mann, Prue Huddleston, Elnaz Kashefpakdel

    Building on new theories about the meaning of employability in the twenty-first century and the power of social and cultural capital in enabling access to economic opportunities, Essays on Employer Engagement in Education considers how employer engagement is delivered and explores the employment…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge

  • Power, Politics, and Adult Educational Administration

    The Case of a Liberal Arts Institution, 1st Edition

    By John Kokolus

    This book seeks to draw out the impacts of power, politics, and critical theory on the growth of adult learning in a small liberal arts college setting. Using critical theory as an analytical tool to investigate questions around budgeting, academic quality, and student access, this volume shows how…

    Hardback – 2019-01-21
    Routledge

  • Planning Adult Learning

    Issues, Practices and Directions, 1st Edition

    Edited by William M. Rivera

    Originally published in 1987, this book challenged readers to consider the political issues, agency practices, and social directions of planning adult learning programs and services at the time. It confronts the subject of planning from the perspective of federally constituted countries where…

    Hardback – 2019-01-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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

  • Supporting Self-Directed Learning in Science and Technology Beyond the School Years

    1st Edition

    By Léonie J. Rennie, Susan M. Stocklmayer, John K. Gilbert

    While much has been written about science education from pre-K through to postgraduate study, interaction with science and technology does not stop when schooling ends. Moving beyond scholarship on conventional education, this book extends the research and provides an original in-depth look at…

    Paperback – 2019-01-07
    Routledge
    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

  • Learning Liberation

    Women's Response to Men's Education, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Toward New Horizons for Women in Distance Education

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    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,…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • New Futures

    Changing Women's Education, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Education and Gender

  • Educational Gerontology

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frank Glendenning

    Originally published in 1985, this book was the first book in the UK to provide an overview of educational gerontology and examine the needs for educational opportunities for older adults. The book draws on developments and experience from the UK, Denmark and the USA and should be of interest to…

    Hardback – 2018-11-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Adult Education

  • Working and Educating for Life

    Feminist and International Perspectives on Adult Education, 1st Edition

    By Mechthild Hart

    Originally published in 1992, this book presents an alternative view of adult education. The author moves the analysis from the usual focus in adult education literature on skills and skill deficits, and concentrates instead on the educational potential of work itself. By linking issues of gender…

    Hardback – 2018-11-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Adult Education

  • Self-direction in Adult Learning

    Perspectives on Theory, Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Ralph G. Brockett, Roger Hiemstra

    Originally published in 1991, this book provides the reader with a comprehensive synthesis of developments, issues and practices related to a self-direction in learning. it presents strategies for facilitating self-directed learning as an instructional method and for enhancing learner…

    Hardback – 2018-11-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Adult Education

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