A comprehensive introduction to adult education and vocational training from leading international educators.
Part I. Our approach -- 1. Introduction : The state of adult education and learning / Griff Foley -- 2. The new professional and vocational education / Andrew Gonczi -- 3. The educational nature of feminist action / Nelly P. Stromquist -- Part II. Core knowledge and skills -- 4. Understanding adult learners / Tara Fenwick & Mark Tennant -- 5. Teaching adults / Tom Nesbit, Linda Leach & Griff Foley -- 6. Program development in adult education and training / Thomas Sork & Mike Newman -- Part III. Social context, policy and research -- 7. Histories of adult education / Bob Boughton, Lucy Taksa & Mike Welton -- 8. Economics, politics and adult education / Shirley Walters ... [et al.] -- 9. Policy formation in adult education and training / Kjell Rubenson & Francesca Beddie -- 10. Research in adult education and training / John McIntyre & Nancy Grudens-Schuck -- Part IV. Innovations and issues -- 11. On-line adult learning / Bruce Spencer -- 12. Rethinking "organisational" learning / Laurie Field -- 13. Workplace learning / Keith Forrester & Paul McTigue -- 14. Vocational education and training / Damon Anderson, Mike Brown & Peter Rushbrook -- 15. Radical adult education and learning / Joce Jesson & Mike Newman -- 16. Problem-based learning / Peter Stephenson & Vernon Galloway -- 17. Culture, equity and learning / Barbara Sparks & Shauna Butterwick.
Number Of Pages: 352
Published: 21st December 2012
Edition Number: 1