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  1. Education, Work and Social Capital

    Towards a New Conception of Vocational Training

    By Christopher Winch

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    This book provides an integrated treatment of the relationship between political economy and vocational education at the beginning of the twenty-first century. Approaching the subject from a philosophical perspective the author engages with debates about* the work-related aims of education * the...

    Published September 20th 2000 by Routledge

  2. Learning in Groups

    A Handbook for Face-to-Face and Online Environments, 3rd Edition

    By David Jaques

    Published August 31st 2000 by Routledge

  3. Training for a Smart Workforce

    Edited by Rod Gerber, Colin Lankshear

    In the hypercompetitive context of the new global economy, building a smart workforce is widely regarded as a key strategy for enterprises. But is this any more than another 'fast capitalist' slogan? What substance can be given to the idea? What are its associated values and practices? This book...

    Published May 24th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Research and Knowledge at Work

    Prospectives, Case-Studies and Innovative Strategies

    Edited by John Garrick, Carl Rhodes

    This fascinating and controversial text makes sense of the complexities of research in the workplace and how 'working' knowledge is constructed. Featuring experts from Britain, Japan, North America and Australia, it is an outstanding contribution to the literature of Human Resource Management (HRM)...

    Published May 3rd 2000 by Routledge

  5. Moving On in Your Career

    A Guide for Academics and Postgraduates

    By Lynda Ali, Barbara Graham

    In today's highly competitive job market a higher degree will not necessarily lead to a career in higher education. Researchers need to know how to enhance their career prospects and how to look further into the wide range of career options open to them elsewhere.Moving On in Your Career shows...

    Published February 16th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Further Education Re-formed

    Edited by Pamela Robinson, Alan Smithers

    After more than a century of being undervalued, further education has been thrust into the limelight. How have the colleges fared? How have they been shaped by the new arrangements for funding, governance, inspection and the new qualifications framework? What do those running the colleges and...

    Published December 15th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Microbiology and Chemistry for Environmental Scientists and Engineers

    By Jason Birkett, John Lester

    Biological and chemical processes play a key role in the treatment of domestic wastewater and are becoming increasingly important in tackling the problems caused by industrial wastes. The first edition of this popular text focused on microbial systems and wastewater processes that are implemented...

    Published September 22nd 1999 by CRC Press

  8. Government, Markets and Vocational Qualifications

    An Anatomy of Policy

    By Peter Raggatt, Steve Williams

    During the 1980s and 1990s the elaboration of a reformed system of vocational qualifications was perhaps the most controversial of all the governments efforts to improve the provision of vocational education and training. Based largely on interviews with nearly 100 individuals who were closely...

    Published September 8th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Understanding Learning at Work

    Edited by David Boud, John Garrick

    Work now invariably requires a continual focus on learning: to improve productivity, to enhance the flexibility of employees and to develop and transform organizations. This volume brings together leading experts from the United States, Britain, Australia and New Zealand to critically evaluate the...

    Published March 24th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Hospitality Management Education

    By Kaye Sung Chon, Clayton W Barrows, Robert H Bosselman

    Help students succeed now and in the future in any aspect of the hospitality field!Hospitality Management Education focuses on the academic aspect of hospitality--the mechanisms of hospitality education programs, their missions, their constituents, and the outcomes of their efforts. This book...

    Published March 1st 1999 by Routledge