Adult Education and Lifelong Learning Products

  • A Portfolio Of Paintings And Drawings

    1st Edition

    By Robert Palevitz

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 2005-09-13
    Routledge

  • Adult Literacy as Social Practice

    More Than Skills, 1st Edition

    By Uta Papen

    With a radically new perspective on reading, writing and mathematics for adults, this refreshing and challenging book shows how teachers and curriculum developers have much to gain from understanding the role of literacy in learners' lives, bringing in their families, social networks…

    Paperback – 2005-07-14
    Routledge
    New Approaches to Adult Language, Literacy and Numeracy

  • Training in Developing Nations: A Handbook for Expatriates

    A Handbook for Expatriates, 1st Edition

    By John L. Daly

    This practical text offers students, consultants, and training specialists proven strategies for launching successful training initiatives in developing nations. While there are many resources available for trainers, no other book takes the expatriate perspective - to prepare international trainers…

    Paperback – 2005-05-31
    Routledge

  • Review of Adult Learning and Literacy, Volume 5

    Connecting Research, Policy, and Practice: A Project of the National Center for the Study of Adult Learning and Literacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Comings, Barbara Garner, Cristine Smith

    The Review of Adult Learning and Literacy: Connecting Research, Policy, and Practice, Volume 5 is the newest volume in a series of annual publications of the National Center for the Study of Adult Learning and Literacy (NCSALL) that address major issues, the latest research, and the best practices…

    Paperback – 2005-01-12
    Routledge

  • Conflicting Paradigms in Adult Literacy Education

    In Quest of a U.S. Democratic Politics of Literacy, 1st Edition

    By George Demetrion

    The book provides a historical overview of adult literacy theory, policy, practice, and research from the mid-1980s to the present. The main focus is a descriptive analysis of three distinctive schools of literacy: the Freirean-based participatory literacy movement grounded in oppositional politics…

    Paperback – 2004-11-19
    Routledge

  • Review of Adult Learning and Literacy, Volume 4

    Connecting Research, Policy, and Practice: A Project of the National Center for the Study of Adult Learning and Literacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Comings, Barbara Garner, Cristine Smith

    The Review of Adult Learning and Literacy: Connecting Research Policy, and Practice, Volume 4 is the newest addition to a series of annual publications of the National Center for the Study of Adult Learning and Literacy (NCSALL) that address major issues, the latest research, and the best practices…

    Paperback – 2004-04-06
    Routledge

  • The Benefits of Learning

    The Impact of Education on Health, Family Life and Social Capital, 1st Edition

    By Tom Schuller, John Preston, Cathie Hammond, Angela Brassett-Grundy, John Bynner

    How do education and learning really impact on people's lives?The Benefits of Learning is a detailed, systematic and vivid account of the impact of formal and informal education on people's lives. Based on extended interviews with adults of all ages, it shows how learning affects their health,…

    Paperback – 2004-02-26
    Routledge

  • Reading Work

    Literacies in the New Workplace, 1st Edition

    By Mary Ellen Belfiore, Tracy A. Defoe, Sue Folinsbee, Judy Hunter, Nancy S. Jackson

    Reading Work: Literacies in the New Workplace explores changing understandings of literacy and its place in contemporary workplace settings. It points to new questions and dilemmas to consider in planning and teaching workplace education. By taking a social perspective on literacies in the…

    Paperback – 2004-01-21
    Routledge

  • The University of Learning

    Beyond Quality and Competence, 1st Edition

    By John Bowden, Ference Marton

    Universities are rarely structured to facilitate learning and when they are, it is often done so in a limited way. This book looks at the theory and practice of learning and how universities can improve their quality and competence. It tackles the past failure of the quality and competence…

    Paperback – 2003-12-18
    Routledge

  • Learning, Curriculum and Employability in Higher Education

    1st Edition

    By Peter Knight, Mantz Yorke

    How can universities ensure that they are preparing their students for today's competitive job market?This book tackles the highly topical subject of graduate underemployment with insight and clarity. The authors argue the case for more sophisticated research into employability with passion and…

    Paperback – 2003-12-04
    Routledge

  • From Teaching to Mentoring

    Principles and Practice, Dialogue and Life in Adult Education, 1st Edition

    By Lee Herman, Alan Mandell

    What is mentoring? What makes a teacher a mentor?From Teaching to Mentoring is an argument for the power, practicality and the basic good of a simple educational idea. The authors advocate a sound, comprehensive and lifelong education, shifting the emphasis of the learning process to the needs of…

    Paperback – 2003-11-20
    Routledge

  • Reconstructing the Lifelong Learner

    Pedagogy and Identity in Individual, Organisational and Social Change, 1st Edition

    By Clive Chappell, Carl Rhodes, Nicky Solomon, Mark Tennant, Lyn Yates

    How is adult learning used to produce personal, organisational and social change?This interesting examination of adult learning for change illustrates through diverse case studies and theoretical perspectives that personal change is inextricably linked to broader organisational and social change.…

    Paperback – 2003-10-02
    Routledge

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