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  • Exploring Dual and Mixed Mode Provision of Distance Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tony John Mays, Folake Ruth Aluko, M. H. A. Combrinck

    This book explores issues related to people, policy, and places of teaching and learning resulting from the trend towards dual and multi-mode provision of distance education. It explores reasons for the trend as well as some of the opportunities and challenges which may arise. In many developing…

    Hardback – 2019-12-16 

  • Adult Education in China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carman St John Hunter, Martha McKee Keehn

    Originally published in 1985. China is currently making a massive effort to educate its workforce in a formal and structured system. A good deal has been written about China’s attempts, since 1949, to eradicate illiteracy and to universalise primary and secondary school education but the subject of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-01 
    Routledge Library Editions: Comparative Education

  • Ecologies for Learning and Practice

    Emerging Ideas, Sightings and Possibilities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ronald Barnett, Norman Jackson

    Ecologies for Learning and Practice provides the first systematic account of the ideas of learning ecologies and ecologies of practice and locates the two concepts within the context of our contemporary world. It focuses on how individuals and society are being presented with all manner of learning…

    Paperback – 2019-11-26 

  • MOOCs and Open Education in the Global South

    Challenges, Successes, and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ke Zhang, Curtis J Bonk, Thomas C Reeves, Thomas H Reynolds

    With e-learning technologies evolving and expanding at high rates, organizations and institutions around the world are integrating massive open online courses (MOOCs) and other open educational resources (OERs). MOOCs and Open Education in the Global South explores the initiatives that are…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 

  • The Whats of a Scientific Life

    1st Edition

    By John R. Helliwell

    This book completes a scientific life trilogy of books following on from the Hows (i.e. skills) and the Whys is now the Whats of a scientific life. Starting with just what is science, then on to what is physics, what is chemistry and what is biology the book discusses career situations in terms of…

    Hardback – 2019-11-07 
    CRC Press
    Global Science Education

  • The Lecturer's Toolkit

    A Practical Guide to Assessment, Learning and Teaching, 5th Edition

    By Phil Race

    The fifth edition of The Lecturer’s Toolkit addresses the needs and aspirations of all lecturers teaching in tertiary education. With a focus on practical, implementable strategies to enhance learning experiences and ensure best practice, it covers all of the need-to know information crucial to…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17 

  • Managing Online Learning

    The Life-Cycle of Successful Programs, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Vivolo

    Managing Online Learning is a comprehensive guide to planning and executing effective online learning programs. Featuring contributions from experienced professionals across operations in university and corporate settings, this all-in-one resource provides leaders and administrators with informed…

    Paperback – 2019-10-14 

  • 21st Century Innovation in Music Education

    Proceedings of the 1st International Conference of the Music Education Community (INTERCOME 2018), October 25-26, 2018, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kun Setyaning Astuti, Gary McPherson, Bambang Sugeng, Nila Kurniasari, Tutut Herawan, Christopher Drake, Ashadi, Endah Retnowati, Adi Cilik Pierewan

    Music is an expression of feelings of the soul conveyed through the medium of sound. But not all sounds are music. It might be said that only an organised sound or series of sounds can be called music. Thus, music is connected to the eternal and constant flow and order of the universe, to the laws…

    Hardback – 2019-10-09 

  • The Essentials of Instructional Design

    Connecting Fundamental Principles with Process and Practice, 4th Edition

    By Abbie H. Brown, Timothy D. Green

    The Essentials of Instructional Design, 4th Edition introduces the fundamental elements, principles, and practice of instructional design (ID) to students new to ID. Key procedures within the ID process—learner analysis, task analysis, needs analysis, developing goals and objectives, organizing…

    Paperback – 2019-10-04 

  • A Critical Auto/Ethnography of Learning Spanish

    Intercultural competence on the gringo trail?, 1st Edition

    By Phiona Stanley

    The premise that intercultural contact produces intercultural competence underpins much rationalization of backpacker tourism and in-country language education. However, if insufficiently problematized, pre-existing constructions of cultural 'otherness' may hinder intercultural competence…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 

  • Improving Competitiveness through Human Resource Development in China

    The Role of Vocational Education, 1st Edition

    By Min Min, Ying Zhu

    This book looks at the development of vocational education and training in China and how it is crucial to human resource development and improving competitiveness. It briefly outlines the contextual issues related to vocational education and training in China, the importance of vocational education…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27 
    Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

  • Informal Learning and Literacy among Maasai Women

    Education, Emancipation and Empowerment, 1st Edition

    By Taeko Takayanagi

    Informal Learning and Literacy among Maasai Women highlights the importance and role of informal education in the emancipation and development of Maasai village women in Kenya. At present, knowledge and research on the impact of informal learning and literacy on community development is limited,…

    Hardback – 2019-09-24 
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

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