Adult Education and Lifelong Learning Products

  • Adult Education and Cultural Development

    1st Edition

    By David Jones

    Originally published in 1988, this book examines the concept of culture and the transmission of cultural values in relations to adult education. It emphasizes the importance of perceiving culture as a social construct which is part of a specific value system and questions how cultural development…

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

  • Contemporary Theories of Career Development

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nancy Arthur, Mary McMahon

    In response to the complexities of social change that have become evident in the 21st century, there is a need for innovation in career theory that takes into account new perspectives and the fluctuating contexts of people’s lives. Contemporary Theories of Career Development: International…

    Paperback – 2018-11-22
    Routledge

  • Reversing the Cult of Speed in Higher Education

    The Slow Movement in the Arts and Humanities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Chambers, Stephannie S. Gearhart

    A collection of essays written by arts and humanities scholars across disciplines, this book argues that higher education has been compromised by its uncritical acceptance of our culture’s standards of productivity, busyness, and speed. Inspired by the Slow Movement, contributors explain how and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-25
    Routledge

  • Education and other modes of thinking in Latin America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Aman, Timothy Ireland

    After long periods of military dictatorships, civil wars, and economic instability, Latin America has changed face, and become the foremost region for counter-hegemonic processes. This book seeks to address contemporary paradigms of education and learning in Latin America. Although the production…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Data Visualization Made Simple

    Insights into Becoming Visual, 1st Edition

    By Kristen Sosulski

    Data Visualization Made Simple is a practical guide to the fundamentals, strategies, and real-world cases for data visualization, an essential skill required in today’s information-rich world. With foundations rooted in statistics, psychology, and computer science, data visualization offers…

    Paperback – 2018-10-15
    Routledge

  • The Whys of a Scientific Life

    1st Edition

    By John R. Helliwell

    The first in the Focus Series on Global Science Education, The Whys of a Scientific Life examines why scientists do what they do. Working from a diverse background in scientific research, including academic departments of physics and chemistry, as well as the scientific civil service, the author…

    Hardback – 2018-10-11
    CRC Press
    Global Science Education

  • Emerging Adulthood and Higher Education

    A New Student Development Paradigm, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph L. Murray, Jeffrey Jensen Arnett

    This important book introduces Arnett’s emerging adulthood theory to scholars and practitioners in higher education and student affairs, illuminating how recent social, cultural, and economic changes have altered the pathway to adulthood. Chapters in this edited collection explore how this theory…

    Paperback – 2018-10-02
    Routledge

  • Cooperative and Work-Integrated Education in Asia

    History, Present and Future Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yasushi Tanaka, Karsten Zegwaard

    It has been over a century since "Cooperative System of Education," a work-study programme for higher education, was initiated by Herman Schneider at University of Cincinnati in the United States. Today, it is known as "Cooperative Education" which is commonly included within the umbrella term of "…

    Hardback – 2018-10-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Routledge Revivals: The Social Context of Literacy (1986)

    1st Edition

    By Kenneth Levine

    First published in 1986, this book looks at the impact of mass literacy on everyday life, discussing the fundamental differences between traditional oral cultures and contemporary industrialised societies where most people rely on complex combinations of oral and literate communication. There is…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Language, Education and Society Series

  • Curriculum Theory in Adult and Lifelong Education

    1st Edition

    By Colin Griffin

    Originally published in 1983. Curriculum studies and curriculum theory have tended to be pursued almost exclusively in the context of the school. Developments in curriculum theory have therefore not found reflections in much theoretical work in adult education. This book points to the necessity of…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • Further Education, Professional and Occupational Pedagogy

    Knowledge and Experiences, 1st Edition

    By Sai Loo

    The further education (and skills) sector in England has been viewed as a backwater of educational research compared to the other sectors. This comparative lack of research and related publications may be due in part to the huge diversity of the sector. Further Education, Professional and…

    Hardback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education

  • Aesthetic Practices and Adult Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Darlene E. Clover, Kathy Sanford, Shauna Butterwick

    In the past, and over the last decade in particular, the arts and arts spaces have become integral to the research, theory and practice of adult education. This edited volume showcases the possibilities and challenges of work by adult educators in community settings, university classrooms and arts…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

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