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New and Published Books

  1. Spatial Reasoning in the Early Years

    Principles, Assertions, and Speculations

    By Brent Davis, Spatial Reasoning Study Group

    Over the past several years, "spatial reasoning" has gained renewed prominence among mathematics educators, as spatial skills are proving to be not just essential to mathematical understanding but also strong predictors of future success beyond the classroom in fields such as science, technology,...

    Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. International Handbook of E-Learning Volume 1

    Theoretical Perspectives and Research

    Edited by Badrul H. Khan, Mohamed Ally

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks of Education

    The International Handbook of e-Learning, Volume 1 provides a comprehensive compendium of research and theory in all aspects of e-learning, one of the most significant ongoing global developments in the entire field of education. Covering history, design models, instructional strategies, best...

    Published March 24th 2015 by Routledge

  3. International Handbook of E-Learning Volume 2

    Implementation and Case Studies

    Edited by Mohamed Ally, Badrul H. Khan

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks of Education

    The International Handbook of e-Learning, Volume 2 provides a comprehensive compendium of implementation and practice in all aspects of e-learning, one of the most significant ongoing global developments in the entire field of education. Covering the integration, challenges, implications, and...

    Published March 24th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Rethinking Learning in an Age of Digital Fluency

    Is being digitally tethered a new learning nexus?

    By Maggi Savin-Baden

    Series: Current Debates in Educational Psychology

    "This is a book that I am going to have to own, and will work to find contexts in which to recommend. It cuts obliquely through so many important domains of evidence and scholarship that it cannot but be a valuable stimulus" -Hamish Macleod, University of Edinburgh Digital connectivity is a...

    Published March 13th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Knowledge and Knowers

    Towards a realist sociology of education

    By Karl Maton

    We live in ‘knowledge societies’ and work in ‘knowledge economies’, but accounts of social change treat knowledge as homogeneous and neutral. While knowledge should be central to educational research, it focuses on processes of knowing and condemns studies of knowledge as essentialist. This book...

    Published March 4th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Style Differences in Cognition, Learning, and Management

    Theory, Research, and Practice

    Edited by Stephen Rayner, Eva Cools

    This book aims to mark fifteen years of contributions to the field of style research in cognition and learning presented at the annual conference of the European Learning Styles Information Network. The style field is a multidisciplinary, global community made up of researchers in several domains...

    Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Informal and Incidental Learning in the Workplace (Routledge Revivals)

    By Victoria J. Marsick, Karen Watkins

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Today, rapid change is a constant challenge in the workplace, and thousands of individuals need to be involved in continuous learning. Traditional training approaches, however, do not emphasise informal and incidental learning. Furthermore, since informal learning us seldom designed, learning...

    Published February 13th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Adult Learner

    The definitive classic in adult education and human resource development, 8th Edition

    By Malcolm S. Knowles, Elwood F. Holton III, Richard A. Swanson

    How do you tailor education to the learning needs of adults? Do they learn differently from children? How does their life experience inform their learning processes? These were the questions at the heart of Malcolm Knowles’s pioneering theory of andragogy which transformed education theory in the...

    Published February 10th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Understanding Student Learning (Routledge Revivals)

    By Noel Entwistle, Paul Ramsden

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1983, Understanding Student Learning provides an in-depth analysis of students’ learning methods in higher education, at the time. It examines the extent to which these learning methods reflected the teaching, assessment and individual personalities of the students involved. The...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Creativity: A Crtitical Realist Perspective

    By Lee Martin

    Series: Ontological Explorations (Routledge Critical Realism)

    Creativity: A Critical Realist Perspective challenges conventional wisdom on how we define and understand the emergence of creativity. Enhancing creativity is increasingly being suggested as critical to resolving 21st century challenges such as climate change, population growth and enabling...

    Published December 30th 2014 by Routledge