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  1. Life, Work and Learning

    By David Beckett, Paul Hager

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    In both paid and unpaid work contexts adults learn powerfully from their experiences. In this book, the authors argue that this should be the basis for a new perception of what is truly educational in life. Drawing on the works of Aristotle, Wittgenstein and Russell, along with contemporary...

    Published November 14th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Supporting Lifelong Learning

    Volume III: Making Policy Work

    Edited by Richard Edwards, Nod Miller, Nick Small, Alan Tait

    This volume of the Open University Reader for Supporting Lifelong Learning looks at policy development in lifelong learning at local, regional, national and supra-national levels. Using an international team of contributors, it explores and examines the policy context for lifelong learning, the...

    Published November 14th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Supporting Lifelong Learning

    Volume II: Organising Learning

    Edited by Marion Cartwright, Richard Edwards, Fiona Reeve

    This Reader examines the ways in which learning is organized in a diverse range of lifelong learning environments. If we are to harness the full potential of this learning, the structures of organizations and providers will have to change.The book also examines the shift away from the...

    Published November 14th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Using Learning Technologies

    International Perspectives on Practice

    Edited by Elizabeth J. Burge, Margaret Haughey

    Series: Routledge Studies in Distance Education

    This collection of first-hand accounts from experienced and accomplished learning technology practitioners highlights issues in using learning technologies for flexible, distance and open learning. Drawing on their own experience, the authors identify and explore the most practical and complex...

    Published August 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  5. Citizenship Through Secondary Geography

    Edited by David Lambert, Paul Machon

    This book reveals the potential of geography to engage with citizenship. It provides: theoretical signposts in the form of short, digestible explanations for key ideas such as racism, values, identity, community and social exclusion a number of inset activities 'for further thinking' a critique of...

    Published August 22nd 2001 by Routledge

  6. Higher Education and Lifelong Learning

    International Perspectives on Change

    Edited by Hans Schuetze, Maria Slowey

    Responding to the emerging needs of lifelong learners arguably represents one of the most fundamental challenges facing higher education systems of the countries of the developing world. At the start of the new century the concept of Lifelong Learning may indeed be counted as one of the the key...

    Published January 10th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Participatory Practices in Adult Education

    Edited by Pat Campbell, Barbara Burnaby

    Although there has been a great deal of rhetoric about learner empowerment in educational and community development circles, this book is the first to offer detailed examples of successful participatory practices in adult education spanning a wide range of program settings, such as schools,...

    Published December 31st 2000 by Routledge

  8. Reflection in Learning and Professional Development

    Theory and Practice

    By Jennifer A. Moon

    Reflection is a technique for aiding and reinforcing learning, used in education and professional development. This volume offers practitioners and students guidance that cuts across theoretical approaches, enabling them to understand and use reflection to enhance learning in practice....

    Published October 31st 2000 by Routledge

  9. Illegal Alphabets and Adult Biliteracy

    Latino Migrants Crossing the Linguistic Border

    By Tomás Mario Kalmar

    Illegal Alphabets and Adult Biliteracy--based on four years of intensive fieldwork in a small rural community in Southern Illinois--is a landmark work in the area of adult literacy, combining insights from linguistics, anthropology, literacy studies, and education in a culturally situated...

    Published October 31st 2000 by Routledge

  10. Distance Training

    Taking Stock at a Time of Change

    By Desmond Keegan

    Despite the massive potential of distance learning on the internet, the field of distance training is little known or understood. This guide addresses this knowledge gap and: *presents research into four models of distance education, into which it is claimed nearly all provision world-wide...

    Published September 6th 2000 by Routledge