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  • 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

  • Autism Works

    A Guide to Successful Employment across the Entire Spectrum, 1st Edition

    By Adam Feinstein

    People with autism are being left behind today, with only 16 per cent in full-time employment. This inspiring book addresses the lack of understanding of the wonderful contributions people across the autism spectrum can make to the workplace, drawing attention to this vast untapped human…

    Paperback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge

  • Global Networks, Local Actions

    Rethinking adult education policy in the 21st century, 1st Edition

    By Marcella Milana

    Global Networks, Local Actions: Rethinking adult education policy in the 21st century examines public policy developments in adult education, exploring the policy framing of adult education practice in a range of socio-cultural contexts, and contributing to the development of policy research from…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education

  • Policy Discourses in Malaysian Education

    A nation in the making, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suseela Malakolunthu, Nagappan C. Rengasamy

    Since independence in 1957, Malaysia has become a globally-recognised industrial trading partner. With a 60% Muslim population, it also enjoys the reputation of being a moderate and peaceful nation. However, with just a short time left to realising its Vision 2020 of developed nationhood, the…

    Paperback – 2018-05-11
    Routledge

  • Time and the Rhythms of Emancipatory Education

    Rethinking the temporal complexity of self and society, 1st Edition

    By Michel Alhadeff-Jones

    Time and the Rhythms of Emancipatory Education argues that by rethinking the way we relate to time, we can fundamentally rethink the way we conceive education. Beyond the contemporary rhetoric of acceleration, speed, urgency or slowness, this book provides an epistemological, historical and…

    Paperback – 2018-05-08
    Routledge
    Theorizing Education

  • Numeracy as Social Practice

    Global and Local Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keiko Yasukawa, Alan Rogers, Kara Jackson, Brian V. Street

    Learning takes place both inside and outside of the classroom, embedded in local practices, traditions and interactions. But whereas the importance of social practice is increasingly recognised in literacy education, Numeracy as Social Practice: Global and Local Perspectives is the first book to…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Vocational Education of Female Entrepreneurs in China

    A multitheoretical and multidimensional analysis of successful businesswomen's everyday lives, 1st Edition

    By Mary Ann Maslak

    This book examines the ways in which formal and non-formal education can contribute to women’s successful design, development and operation of small businesses in rural settings. Calling on varied, pertinent social theories, the book examines profitable businesses operated by Dongxiang Muslim women…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Distance Learning and Online Education in Social Work

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul A. Kurzman, R.Paul Maiden

    This edited collection focuses on the early development, gradual evolution, and present status of distance learning and online education in the social work profession. Relevant for social work students and educators in baccalaureate, masters and doctoral programs, this book is an authoritative…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge

  • Philosophy of Lifelong Education

    1st Edition

    By Kenneth Wain

    This book, first published in 1987, provides a rigorous philosophical analysis of lifelong education. The author presents his arguments simply and directly so that the book is accessible to students who are new to philosophy and adult education.…

    Paperback – 2018-03-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Education

  • Creating Impact Through Future Learning

    The High Impact Learning that Lasts (HILL) Model, 1st Edition

    By Filip Dochy, Mien Segers

    Organisations today operate in a fascinating world where change is constant, fast and continues to accelerate. It is the combination of evolving developments such as technological advancements, globalisation and new ways of communicating through multimedia technologies that drive us to reorganise…

    Paperback – 2018-02-15
    Routledge

  • Vocationalism in Further and Higher Education

    Policy, Programmes and Pedagogy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sai Loo, Jill Jameson

    Vocationalism in Further and Higher Education presents a collection of research-based papers on the ‘English model’ of vocationalism and higher education. It argues that negative societal and political perceptions have hindered the debate about the significance and relevance of vocational education…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Informal Learning at Work

    Triggers, Antecedents, and Consequences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gerhard Messmann, Mien Segers, Filip Dochy

    Informal Learning at Work reflects the growing interest in changing the way the workplace encourages and enhances learning and professional development. Due to societal, economic, and technological developments, organisations face the pressure of growing knowledge-intensity and the need for…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge
    New Perspectives on Learning and Instruction

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