Post-Compulsory Education Products

  • Study!

    A Guide to Effective Learning, Revision and Examination Techniques, 2nd Edition

    By Robert Barrass

    Whether entering higher education straight from school, or returning to study later in life, students need to develop effective study skills to get the most out of a course. Whatever the subject, this book will help to achieve the aims of the student by offering practical advice and useful…

    Paperback – 2002-01-17

  • Access and Equity in Postsecondary Education

    A Special Issue of the peabody Journal of Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by M. Christopher Brown II

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2002-01-01

  • Understanding Human Resource Development

    A Research-based Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jim McGoldrick, Jim Stewart, Sandra Watson

    This edited volume contains original chapters by some of the leading researchers and writers in HRD. It provides a definitive work on the design and conduct of research in HRD and identifies and examines the possibilities and limitations of particular methods and techniques. Emerging debates on the…

    Paperback – 2001-10-11
    Routledge Studies in Human Resource Development

  • Youth, Education and Risk

    Facing the Future, 1st Edition

    By Peter Dwyer, Johanna Wyn

    Youth, Education and Risk: Facing the Future provides a provocative and valuable insight into how the dramatic social and economic changes of the last twenty years have affected the lives of Western youth. Covering young people's attitudes towards relationships and health, the authors provide a…

    Paperback – 2001-07-26

  • Choosing Futures

    1st Edition

    By Nicholas Foskett, Jane Hemsley-Brown

    Education is becoming more competitive - choice in education is now a key issue. This book will help parents, schools, colleges, universities and policy makers understand how education and training markets work. Choosing Futures offers a wide ranging perspective on how young people, and their…

    Paperback – 2001-03-29

  • How to Get an MBA

    1st Edition

    By Morgen Witzel

    How to Get an MBA is a short handbook for either prospective MBA students wanting to know more about what is involved, or students seeking to prepare themselves for the experience to come. As the first step on the road to a managerial career and lifelong learning, the MBA is one of the most…

    Paperback – 2000-12-01

  • Education, Work and Social Capital

    Towards a New Conception of Vocational Training, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Winch

    This book provides an integrated treatment of the relationship between political economy and vocational education at the beginning of the twenty-first century. Approaching the subject from a philosophical perspective the author engages with debates about* the work-related aims of education * the…

    Hardback – 2000-09-21
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Training for a Smart Workforce

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rod Gerber, Colin Lankshear

    In the hypercompetitive context of the new global economy, building a smart workforce is widely regarded as a key strategy for enterprises. But is this any more than another 'fast capitalist' slogan? What substance can be given to the idea? What are its associated values and practices? This book…

    Paperback – 2000-05-25

  • Research and Knowledge at Work

    Prospectives, Case-Studies and Innovative Strategies, 1st Edition

    By John Garrick, Carl Rhodes

    This fascinating and controversial text makes sense of the complexities of research in the workplace and how 'working' knowledge is constructed. Featuring experts from Britain, Japan, North America and Australia, it is an outstanding contribution to the literature of Human Resource Management (HRM)…

    Paperback – 2000-05-04

  • Moving On in Your Career

    A Guide for Academics and Postgraduates, 1st Edition

    By Lynda Ali, Barbara Graham

    In today's highly competitive job market a higher degree will not necessarily lead to a career in higher education. Researchers need to know how to enhance their career prospects and how to look further into the wide range of career options open to them elsewhere.Moving On in Your Career shows…

    Paperback – 2000-02-17

  • Further Education Re-formed

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pamela Robinson, Alan Smithers

    After more than a century of being undervalued, further education has been thrust into the limelight. How have the colleges fared? How have they been shaped by the new arrangements for funding, governance, inspection and the new qualifications framework? What do those running the colleges and…

    Paperback – 1999-12-16

  • Microbiology and Chemistry for Environmental Scientists and Engineers

    1st Edition

    By Jason Birkett, John Lester

    Biological and chemical processes play a key role in the treatment of domestic wastewater and are becoming increasingly important in tackling the problems caused by industrial wastes. The first edition of this popular text focused on microbial systems and wastewater processes that are implemented…

    Paperback – 1999-09-23
    CRC Press

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