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  1. Creating and Managing Expansive Learning Environments

    Improving Vocational and Professional Education and Training

    By Alison Fuller, Lorna Unwin

    This book applies Fuller and Unwin’s increasingly influential concept of ‘expansive and restrictive learning environments’ to a range of settings engaged in education and training including, workplaces and educational institutions providing upper secondary, tertiary and higher education. "Expansive...

    To Be Published May 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Teaching and Learning in Further Education

    Diversity and change, 4th Edition

    By Prue Huddleston, Lorna Unwin

    Teaching and Learning in Further Education is established as an authoritative, wide-ranging introductory text for those training to work in the further education, post-compulsory education and lifelong learning sectors. It offers an easy to read picture of the practitioner’s everyday working life,...

    Published December 5th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Contemporary Apprenticeship

    International Perspectives on an Evolving Model of Learning

    Edited by Alison Fuller, Lorna Unwin

    Throughout the world, people understand the meaning of 'apprenticeship'. As a model of learning and skill formation, apprenticeship has adapted over the years to reflect changes in work, in technology, and in the types of knowledge that underpin occupational expertise. Apprenticeship serves the...

    Published December 5th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Improving Working as Learning

    By Alan Felstead, Alison Fuller, Nick Jewson, Lorna Unwin

    Series: Improving Learning

    Interest in learning at work has captured the attention of many people around the world, often taking centre stage in policy debates about improving economic performance, prosperity and well-being. This book is about the learning that goes on in workplaces – ranging from offices, factories and...

    Published April 22nd 2009 by Routledge

  5. Communities of Practice

    Critical Perspectives

    Edited by Jason Hughes, Nick Jewson, Lorna Unwin

    This benchmark text provides an accessible yet critical introduction to the theory and application of communities of practice and their use in a diverse range of managerial and professional contexts, from education to human resource development. This book charts the development of the idea of...

    Published October 3rd 2007 by Routledge

  6. Improving Workplace Learning

    By Karen Evans, Phil Hodkinson, Helen Rainbird, Lorna Unwin

    Series: Improving Learning

    Across the western world, there is a growing awareness of the importance of workplace learning, seen at the level of national and international policy, as well as in the developing practices of employers, training providers and Trades Unions. Authoritative, accessible, and appealing, it presents...

    Published August 30th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Teaching and Learning in Further Education

    2nd Edition

    By Prue Huddleston, Lorna Unwin

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 21st 2002 by Routledge

  8. Working to Learn

    Transforming Learning in the Workplace

    Edited by Karen Evans, Phil Hodkinson, Lorna Unwin

    The workplace is an important site for learning in today's society. This book examines the changing nature of the work and effect that this has on the skill and knowledge requirements of individuals, its implications for employment, and ways in which these changing requirements can be met....

    Published February 28th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Young People's Perspectives on Education, Training and Employment

    Realising Their Potential

    By Unwin, Lorna (Director, Centre for Post-Compulsory Education, University of Sheffield), Wellington, Jerry

    Based on interviews with over 150 young people in education and training, this volume reflects on their perspectives on the issues and challenges that education and training have to offer....

    Published October 31st 2000 by Routledge

  10. Change And Intervention

    Vocational Education And Training

    Edited by Peter Raggatt; Lorna Unwin both of The Open University.

    First published in 1991. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 14th 1991 by Routledge

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