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New and Published Books

  1. Critical Realism, Environmental Learning and Social-ecological Change

    Edited by Leigh Price, Heila Lotz-Sistka

    Series: Ontological Explorations (Routledge Critical Realism)

    The contemporary social-ecological condition is characterized by powerful changes in the way that we relate to each other and to the environment. The field of environmental education has been engaging with these ideas for some time, but with significant difficulties due to underlying commitments to...

    Published January 31st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Bridge Employment

    A Research Handbook

    Edited by Carlos-María Alcover, Gabriela Topa, Emma Parry, Franco Fraccaroli, Marco Depolo

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Resource Development

    With the long-term trend toward earlier retirement slowing, and the majority of older workers remaining in employment up to and beyond statutory retirement age, it is increasingly important that we understand how to react to these changes. Bridge employment patterns and activities have changed...

    Published January 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Personal Transferable Skills in Accounting Education RPD

    Edited by Kim Watty, Beverley Jackling, Richard M.S. Wilson

    Series: Special issue books from 'Accounting Education: an international journal'

    The development of generic skills (often referred to as ‘soft skills’) in accounting education has been a focus of discussion and debate for several decades. During this time employers and professional bodies have urged accounting educators to consider and develop curricula which provide for the...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Interface of Accounting Education and Professional Training

    Edited by Elaine Evans, Roger Juchau, Richard M.S. Wilson

    Series: Special issue books from 'Accounting Education: an international journal'

    Over many decades the global development of professional accounting education programmes has been undertaken by higher education institutions, professional accounting bodies, and employers. These institutions have sometimes co-operated and sometimes been in conflict over the education and/or...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Promoting Health and Well-being in Social Work Education

    Edited by Beth R. Crisp, Liz Beddoe

    Social work educators can play an important part in ensuring that the promotion of health and well-being is firmly on the social work agenda for service users, as well as for students and educators. Nevertheless, this has not been a priority within social work education and presents a challenge...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Neill of Summerhill (Routledge Revivals)

    The Permanent Rebel

    By Jonathan Croall

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    A. S. Neill was arguably the most famous child educator of the twentieth century. He was certainly the most controversial. All over the world, countless parents and teachers have been shocked, delighted or inspired by his subversive ideas about education, or by a visit to ‘that dreadful school’...

    Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  7. Audit Education

    Edited by Karen A. Van Peursem, Elizabeth A. Monk, Richard M.S. Wilson, Ralph W. Adler

    Series: Special issue books from 'Accounting Education: an international journal'

    Audit professionals are valued members of society and are expected to be both skilled and ethical in their decision-making. The role of the auditor extends far beyond that of counting beans by demanding a social and political awareness, a technical knowledge, ethical principles and relationship...

    Published January 29th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Workplace Learning in Context

    Edited by Alison Fuller, Anne Munro, Helen Rainbird

    As policy makers increasingly focus on workplace learning as a way of improving organizational performance, the debate about the learning organization has grown. Counterbalancing the often over-optimistic assumptions made about the future of work and learning, this book argues that without a...

    Published January 21st 2004 by Routledge

  9. Flexible Learning, Human Resource and Organisational Development

    Putting Theory to Work

    Edited by John Garrick, Viktor Jakupec

    Recent challenges facing higher and tertiary education such as the impact of globalisation and the emergence of new technologies, have called for a radical reconceptualisation of the teaching-learning nexus.This book addresses contemporary contexts of flexible learning and its practices, and...

    Published September 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  10. 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