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Forthcoming Open & Distance Education and eLearning Books

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  1. 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

  2. Building Blocks for Game Design and Learning

    By Casper Harteveld

    Series: Digital Games and Learning

    As scholars increasingly recognize the utility of digital games as tools for learning, there is a growing need for knowledge in two related areas: first, how do players learn from games and second, what specific design techniques ensure meaningful learning outcomes for the player? In...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Using Games and Simulations for Teaching and Assessment

    Edited by Harold F. O'Neil, Eva Baker, Ray S. Perez

    Using Games and Simulations for Teaching and Assessment comprises a multidisciplinary investigation into the issues that arise when using games for educational purposes. Both theoretical and empirical in its analysis, this collection examines cognitive, motivational, and psychometric issues with a...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Digital Discourse

    New Directions for Technology-Enhanced Learning

    By Denise Whitelock

    Written to promote e-learning excellence, Digital Discourse outlines and illustrates the effectiveness of computer mediated discourse in teaching and technology-enhanced learning courses. It offers a coherent and effective teaching approach through the use of digital discourses. This approach has...

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Technology, e-Learning and the Knowledge Society

    3rd Edition

    By A.W. (Tony) Bates

    Series: Routledge Studies in Distance Education

    This definitive guide on how best to deliver e-learning materials clearly weighs the pros and cons of using different media in learning environments. Unlike books that just focus on good design or define teaching with technology as merely incoporating the internet and learning management systems,...

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Academic Bildung in Net-based Higher Education

    Moving beyond learning

    Edited by Trine Fossland, Helle Mathiasen, Mariann Solberg

    Series: Routledge Research in Higher Education

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge

  7. Improving Case Based Learning in Higher Education

    Utilizing Semantic Web Technologies

    By Patrick Carmichael, Katy Jordon, Frances Tracy, Kate Litherland, Simon Morris, Agustina Martinez Garcia, Uma Patel

    Learning with cases lets students engage with authentic and complex problems and gain experience with diverse and unpredictable outcomes. Emerging technologies can support and enhance case-based learning, letting teachers and students develop learning environments as never before – but this will...

    To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Aesthetics and Design for Game-based Learning

    By Michele D. Dickey

    Series: Digital Games and Learning

    Aesthetics and Design for Game-based Learning provides learning designers with insight into how the different elements that comprise game aesthetics can inform the design of game-based learning. Regardless of the cognitive complexities involved, games are essentially entertainment media and...

    To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. International Handbook of E-Learning Volume 1

    Theoretical Perspectives and Research

    Edited by Badrul H. Khan, Mohamed Ally

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks of Education

    To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge