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Forthcoming Open & Distance Education and eLearning Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Authentic Learning for the Digital Generation

    Realising the potential of technology in the classroom

    By Angela McFarlane

    Why should we use technology to support learning? Where does the responsibility lie to prepare young people to be active and successful cybercitizens? Can we go on confiscating pupils’ smartphones indefinitely? Authentic Learning for the Digital Generation is a vital examination of young people’s...

    To Be Published August 5th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Digital Video for Teacher Education

    Research and Practice

    Edited by Brendan Calandra, Peter J. Rich

    Digital video use is becoming prevalent in teacher education as a tool to help improve teaching and learning and for assessing effective teaching. Timely and comprehensive, this volume brings together top scholars from multiple disciplines to provide sound theoretical frameworks, research-based...

    To Be Published August 12th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Recent Progress in Mathematical Psychology

    Psychophysics, Knowledge Representation, Cognition, and Measurement

    Edited by Cornelia E. Dowling, Fred S. Roberts, Peter Theuns

    Series: Scientific Psychology Series

    Mathematical psychology is an interdisciplinary area of research in which methods of mathematics, operations research, and computer science in psychology are used. Now more than thirty years old, the field has continued to grow rapidly and has taken on a life of its own. This volume summarizes...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. Perspectives on Social Media

    A Yearbook

    Edited by Piet Kommers, Pedro Isaias, Tomayess Issa

    Perspectives on Social Media presents the most current research on the effectiveness of social media across sectors. Progress in finding better applications for social media relies on the difficult task of integrating media technologies into fields such as engineering, marketing, health, learning,...

    To Be Published August 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Activity Theory, Authentic Learning and Emerging Technologies

    Towards a transformative higher education pedagogy

    Edited by Vivienne Bozalek, Dick Ng’ambi, Denise Wood, Jan Herrington, Joanne Hardman, Alan Amory

    Series: Routledge Research in Higher Education

    Although emerging technologies are becoming popularised for teaching, learning and research, the relationship between their use and transformative effects on higher education remain largely unexplored. This edited collection seeks to fill this gap by providing a nuanced view, locating higher...

    To Be Published September 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Role of Technology in Distance Education (Routledge Revivals)

    By Tony Bates

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book, first published in 1984, provides a comprehensive review of the range of technology that was being used in distance education. Technological developments in word processing, video-disc and viewdata as well as computer-based learning had revolutionised the potential for distance education...

    To Be Published October 9th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Using Apps for Learning Across the Curriculum

    A Literacy-Based Framework and Guide

    By Richard Beach, David O'Brien

    How can apps be used to foster learning with literacy across the curriculum? This book offers both a theoretical framework for considering app affordances and practical ways to use apps to build students’ disciplinary literacies and to foster a wide range of literacy practices. Using Apps for...

    To Be Published October 21st 2014 by Routledge

  8. Parallels and Responses to Curricular Innovation

    Lessons on Posthumanistic Education

    By Brad Petitfils

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    This volume explores two radical shifts in history and subsequent responses in curricular spaces: the move from oral to print culture in the 15th century and the rise of he Jesuits (who created the first "global network" of education), and the move from print to digital culture in the 20th century...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  9. Inspiring the Secondary Curriculum with Technology

    Let the students do the work!

    By James Shea, Antony Stockford

    Are other teachers using technology in their lessons? Are you letting your own students down by not harnessing the power of your students’ technology knowledge in your lessons? Is your school asking you to show where you are developing ICT in your subject teaching? Technology in your subject does...

    To Be Published November 25th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Learning with Mobile and Handheld Technologies

    Inside and outside the classroom

    By John Galloway, Merlin John, Maureen McTaggart

    As technology evolves we are ever more reliant on the use of handheld and mobile devices, yet what do we know about their impact on learning? While there is a lot of interest in mobile technology, many schools still aren’t sure how to best use it for learning and teaching. Learning with Handhelds...

    To Be Published November 25th 2014 by Routledge