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  1. Making Sense of Lifelong Learning

    By Norman Evans

    Making Sense of Lifelong Learning looks beyond the rhetoric about lifelong learning (LLL), and asks long overdue questions such as, Who is actually in need of LLL? What are the motives of institutions, employers and the Government in promoting LLL? And, who says what is and what is not LLL?In the...

    Published June 4th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Lifelong Learning in Action

    Transforming Education in the 21st Century

    By Norman Longworth

    Since the concept of lifelong learning came to prominence much excellent work has been undertaken but, as Professor Longworth's new book shows, major change in some areas is still needed if the concept of learning from cradle to grave is to become a true reality. Using his unique vantage point from...

    Published February 28th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Lifelong Learning

    Education Across the Lifespan

    Edited by John Field, Mal Leicester

    'Lifelong Learning' is a hot issue for educators across the world, as societies everywhere are concerned with developing a literate, skilled and flexible workforce and to widen participation in education at all levels and for all age-groups. This book covers all the major issues, with well-known...

    Published February 5th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Key Concepts in Adult Education and Training

    2nd Edition

    By Malcolm Tight

    As adults, we are all continually involved in learning, with increasing numbers of us engaged in more formalized forms of learning; that is, in education or training. All those involved in the broad field of adult education and training will come into contact with many specialist ideas or concepts....

    Published October 23rd 2002 by Routledge

  5. Work Process Knowledge

    By Nicholas Boreham, Martin Fischer, Renan Samurçay

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Resource Development

    Work Process Knowledge brings together the findings of twenty-four leading researchers on new forms of work and the demands these place on workers' knowledge and skill. Their findings, based on a new set of investigations in a wide range of manufacturing and service industries, identify the kinds...

    Published September 11th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Learning to Teach Adults

    An Introduction

    By Nicholas Corder

    First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 19th 2002 by Routledge

  7. An International Dictionary of Adult and Continuing Education

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Jarvis

    Containing over 5000 essential references to people, organisations, words and concepts in the field of adult education, this thorough and comprehensive volume represents the standard reference for anyone seeking information on the education of adults....

    Published December 31st 2001 by Routledge

  8. Supporting Lifelong Learning

    Volume I: Perspectives on Learning

    By Julia Clarke, Ann Hanson, Roger Harrison, Fiona Reeve

    This Open University Reader examines the practices of learning and teaching which have been developed to support lifelong learning, and the understanding and assumptions which underpin them. The selection of texts trace the widening scope of academic understanding of learning and teaching, and...

    Published November 21st 2001 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. 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