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  1. Adult Learning in the Digital Age

    Information Technology and the Learning Society

    By Neil Selwyn, Stephen Gorard, John Furlong

    This engaging book sheds light on the ways in which adults in the twenty-first century interact with technology in different learning environments. Based on one of the first large-scale academic research projects in this area, the authors present their findings and offer practical...

    Published September 21st 2005 by Routledge

  2. Adult Literacy as Social Practice

    More Than Skills

    By Uta Papen

    Series: New Approaches to Adult Language, Literacy and Numeracy

    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...

    Published July 13th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Training in Developing Nations: A Handbook for Expatriates

    A Handbook for Expatriates

    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...

    Published May 30th 2005 by Routledge

  4. 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

    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...

    Published January 11th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Conflicting Paradigms in Adult Literacy Education

    In Quest of a U.S. Democratic Politics of Literacy

    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...

    Published November 18th 2004 by Routledge

  6. 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

    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...

    Published April 5th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Globalizing Education for Work

    Comparative Perspectives on Gender and the New Economy

    Edited by Richard D. Lakes, Patricia A. Carter

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    This book explores how changes in the new world economy are affecting the education of male and female workers. Authors from Australia, Africa, Brazil, Europe, North America, and South Korea use methodologies--such as literature reviews, case studies, legislative analysis, evaluations of model...

    Published March 30th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Motivation and Learning Strategies for College Success

    A Self-management Approach, 2nd Edition

    By Helena Seli, Myron H. Dembo, Myron H. Dembo

    A motivation and learning strategies textbook that bridges research and practice!Motivation and Learning Strategies for College Success, Second Edition teaches college students how to become more self-directed learners. Study skills are treated as a serious academic course. Students learn about...

    Published March 4th 2004 by Routledge

  9. The Benefits of Learning

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

    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,...

    Published February 25th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Reading Work

    Literacies in the New Workplace

    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...

    Published January 20th 2004 by Routledge