Adult Education and Lifelong Learning Products

  • University Teaching in Focus

    A learning-centred approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lynne Hunt, Denise Chalmers

    University Teaching in Focus provides a foundational springboard for early career academics preparing to teach in universities. Focusing on four critical areas - teaching, curriculum, students, and quality/leadership - this succinct resource offers university teachers a straightforward approach to…

    Paperback – 2012-11-05
    Routledge

  • Developing Narrative Theory

    Life Histories and Personal Representation, 1st Edition

    By Ivor F. Goodson

    We live in an age of narrative: life stories are a crucial ingredient in what makes us human and, in turn, what kind of human they make us. In recent years, narrative analysis has grown and is used across many areas of research. Interest in this rapidly developing approach now requires the firm…

    Paperback – 2012-09-10
    Routledge

  • Learning in the Workplace

    A Toolkit for Facilitating Learning and Assessment in Health and Social Care Settings, 2nd Edition

    By Joan Mulholland, Chris Turnock

    This toolkit is designed for preparing health and social care practitioners for their role in facilitating learning in their workplace. It enables readers to recognise learning opportunities, communicate their professional knowledge, provide students with appropriate support, judge performance,…

    Paperback – 2012-09-04
    Routledge

  • Knowledge and Innovation

    A Comparative Study of the USA, the UK and Japan, 1st Edition

    By Helen Brown

    This new book presents case studies from the US, the UK and Japan. Packed full of vignettes from cases studies and subscribing to a socio-cultural approach rather than the often tacit assumption that knowledge and ‘technology transfer’ is a logistical problem, this excellent volume illuminates the…

    Paperback – 2012-06-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

  • Gender, Masculinities and Lifelong Learning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marion Bowl, Robert Tobias, Jennifer Leahy, Graeme Ferguson, Jeffrey Gage

    Gender, Masculinities and Lifelong Learning reflects on current debates and discourses around gender and education, in which some academics, practitioners and policy-makers have referred to a crisis of masculinity. This book explores questions such as: Are men under-represented in education? Are…

    Paperback – 2012-05-31
    Routledge

  • Women, War, Violence and Learning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shahrzad Mojab

    This anthology provides fresh theorization of gendered dimensions of learning, war, and violence, with a view to offering new insights on the impact of violence on women’s learning and well being. The collection is an important contribution to emerging interdisciplinary approaches to the role and…

    Paperback – 2012-05-17
    Routledge

  • Toward Defining and Improving Quality in Adult Basic Education

    Issues and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alisa Belzer

    This volume revisits, problematizes, and expands the meaning of quality in the context of adult basic education. Covering a wide range of relevant topics, it includes contributors from the realms of both policy and practice and encompasses both the major instructional areas – reading, writing, and…

    Paperback – 2012-05-11
    Routledge

  • Changing Spaces of Education

    New Perspectives on the Nature of Learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Brooks, Alison Fuller, Johanna Waters

    In today’s modern climate, education and learning take place in multiple and diverse spaces. Increasingly, these spaces are both physical and virtual in nature. Access to and use of information and communication technologies, and the emergence of knowledge-based economies necessitate an…

    Paperback – 2012-05-10
    Routledge

  • World Yearbook of Education 2007

    Educating the Global Workforce: Knowledge, Knowledge Work and Knowledge Workers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lesley Farrell, Tara Fenwick

    The 2007 edition of this respected international volume considers the challenges facing work related education arising from the rapid expansion of the global economy and the impact of this on labour markets and individual workers. Including perspectives from the US, UK, Canada, Australia, Africa,…

    Paperback – 2012-03-26
    Routledge
    World Yearbook of Education

  • Local Literacies

    Reading and Writing in One Community, 1st Edition

    By David Barton, Mary Hamilton

    Local Literacies is a unique detailed study of the role of reading and writing in people’s everyday lives. By concentrating on a selection of people in a particular community in Lancaster, England, the authors analyse how they use literacy in their day-to-day lives. It follows four people in detail…

    Paperback – 2012-02-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Linguistics Classics

  • From Adult Education to the Learning Society

    21 Years of the International Journal of Lifelong Education, 1st Edition

    By Peter Jarvis

    This unique text provides a valuable route map to the development of thinking in adult education and lifelong learning. It includes more than twenty-five seminal articles from the first two decades of the International Journal of Lifelong Education, written by leading authors in the field from the…

    Paperback – 2011-12-15
    Routledge
    Education Heritage

  • Making Dyslexia Work for You

    2nd Edition

    By Vicki Goodwin, Bonita Thomson

    Written for dyslexic adults or anyone who thinks they might be dyslexic, this bold and imaginative book is deliberately concise and easy to dip into. User-friendly, essential guide to the world of study and work for anyone with dyslexia; Identifies the key needs of adults and young people who…

    Paperback – 2011-11-21
    Routledge

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