Adult Education and Lifelong Learning Products

  • Learning in Landscapes of Practice

    Boundaries, identity, and knowledgeability in practice-based learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Etienne Wenger-Trayner, Mark Fenton-O'Creevy, Steven Hutchinson, Chris Kubiak, Beverly Wenger-Trayner

    If the body of knowledge of a profession is a living landscape of practice, then our personal experience of learning can be thought of as a journey through this landscape. Within Learning in Landscapes of Practice, this metaphor is further developed in order to start an important conversation about…

    Paperback – 2014-06-22
    Routledge

  • Understanding Employer Engagement in Education

    Theories and evidence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Mann, Julian Stanley, Louise Archer

    This collection focuses on employer engagement in education, how it is delivered and the differentiated impact it has on young people in their progression through schooling and higher education into the labour market. The focus is not narrowly on vocational or technical education or work-related…

    Paperback – 2014-05-22
    Routledge

  • Curriculum, Personal Narrative and the Social Future

    1st Edition

    By Ivor F. Goodson

    Recent writing on education and social change, and a growing number of new governmental initiatives across Western societies have proceeded in denial or ignorance of the personal missions and biographical trajectories of key public sector personnel. This book stems from an underpinning belief that…

    Paperback – 2014-05-22
    Routledge

  • Learning to Learn

    International perspectives from theory and practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Deakin Crick, CRISTINA STRINGHER, Kai Ren

    Learning to Learn provides a much needed overview and international guide to the field of learning to learn from a multidisciplinary lifelong and lifewide perspective. A wealth of research has been flourishing on this key educational goal in recent years. Internationally, it is considered to be one…

    Paperback – 2014-04-28
    Routledge

  • Reconceptualising Professional Learning

    Sociomaterial knowledges, practices and responsibilities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tara Fenwick, Monika Nerland

    This book presents leading-edge perspectives and methodologies to address emerging issues of concern for professional learning in contemporary society. The conditions for professional practice and learning are changing dramatically in the wake of globalization, new modes of knowledge production,…

    Paperback – 2014-03-06
    Routledge

  • Teaching, Learning and Education in Late Modernity

    The Selected Works of Peter Jarvis, 1st Edition

    By Peter Jarvis

    Peter Jarvis has spent over 30 years researching, thinking and writing about some of the key and enduring issues in education. He has contributed well over 30 books and 200 papers and chapters in books on learning theory, adult education and learning, continuing professional education, nurse…

    Paperback – 2014-02-27
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • The Confessing Society

    Foucault, Confession and Practices of Lifelong Learning, 1st Edition

    By Andreas Fejes, Magnus Dahlstedt

    "I highly appreciate the quality of Fejes’ and Dahlstedt’s research and writing. They manage to present in a comprehensible way some essential concepts of Foucault that help us to understand better what practices of lifelong learning, in a broad sense, are emerging nowadays in advanced liberal…

    Paperback – 2014-01-17
    Routledge

  • A Practical Guide to Career Learning and Development

    Innovation in careers education 11-19, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Bassot, Anthony Barnes, Anne Chant

    A Practical Guide to Career Learning and Development is an essential guide for all those involved in careers education, either with sole responsibility or as part of a team.  With a focus on career happiness, resilience and growth, this exciting book offers effective pedagogical strategies,…

    Paperback – 2013-12-11
    Routledge

  • Technology-Enhanced Professional Learning

    Processes, Practices, and Tools, 1st Edition

    Edited by Allison Littlejohn, Anoush Margaryan

    Technology-Enhanced Professional Learning addresses the need for continuous workplace learning that derives from the emergence of new, specialized, and constantly changing work practices. While continuous learning is fundamental to enabling individuals to function in and productively shape…

    Paperback – 2013-10-23
    Routledge
    Advancing Technology Enhanced Learning

  • Challenging Professional Learning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Crowley

    Teachers and trainers are dual-professionals – they are required to have up-to-date industry skills and also skills in teaching and learning. The issue of professional identity, and the promotion of maintaining and building pedagogic expertise in relation to their vocational work, is therefore an…

    Paperback – 2013-10-21
    Routledge

  • Re-engaging Young People in Education

    Learning from alternative schools, 1st Edition

    By Martin Mills, Glenda McGregor

    Many young people failed by the school system are those who face a range of social and economic challenges due to multiple forms of injustice. This book provides an insight into the educational practices that work to re-engage young people who have become disenchanted with traditional schooling. It…

    Paperback – 2013-10-17
    Routledge

  • Theories, Policy, and Practice of Lifelong Learning in East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Weiyuan Zhang

    As the centre of the world economy is moving to Asia, lifelong learning in Asia is attracting a great deal of attention in the educational field worldwide. Asia not only provides the largest education market, but also plays an increasingly important role in educational globalization. However, until…

    Paperback – 2013-09-13
    Routledge

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