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We Make the Road by Walking
We Make the Road by Walking
by myles horton
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"We Make the Road by Walking is a book of compelling passion, politics, and hope. The dialogue between Horton and Freire opens up new insights into the meaning of pedagogy, social criticism, and collective struggle. This book offers hope by... (read more)

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Learning to Listen, Learning to Teach: The Power of Dialogue in Educating Adults (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education Series)
Learning to Listen, Learning to Teach: The Power of Dialogue in Educating Adults (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education Series)
by Jane Vella
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In this updated version of her landmark book Learning to Listen, Learning to Teach, celebrated adult educator Jane Vella revisits her twelve principles of dialogue education with a new theoretical perspective gleaned from the discipline of quantum... (read more)

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Enhancing Adult Motivation to Learn: A Comprehensive Guide for Teaching All Adults
Enhancing Adult Motivation to Learn: A Comprehensive Guide for Teaching All Adults
by Raymond J. Wlodkowski
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In the more than two decades since its original publication, Enhancing Adult Motivation to Learn has become the classic reference for understanding adult motivation in educational and training settings. It has remained a work of enduring value to both... (read more)

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Promoting Diversity and Social Justice: Educating People from Privileged Groups, Second Edition
Promoting Diversity and Social Justice: Educating People from Privileged Groups, Second Edition
by Diane J. Goodman
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Promoting Diversity and Social Justice provides theories, perspectives, and strategies that are useful for working with adults from privileged groups those who are in a more powerful position in any given type of oppression. The thoroughly revised... (read more)

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Powerful Techniques for Teaching Adults
Powerful Techniques for Teaching Adults
by Stephen D Brookfield
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Praise for Powerful Techniques for Teaching Adults "Stephen Brookfield has used his gifts for clear thinking and lucid writing to produce this theoretically informed, immensely practical book on how the dynamics of power and adult teaching intersect.... (read more)

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Taking Learning to Task: Creative Strategies for Teaching Adults (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education)
Taking Learning to Task: Creative Strategies for Teaching Adults (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education)
by Jane Vella
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Known for her work in popular education and her worldwide teaching experience, Jane Vella has significantly changed the way we view adult learning. In Learning to Listen, Learning to Teach, she introduced twelve principles of learning-centered education;... (read more)

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Transformative Dimensions of Adult Learning (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education)
Transformative Dimensions of Adult Learning (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education)
by Jack Mezirow
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Transformative Dimensions of Adult Learning describes the dynamics of how adults learn--and how their perceptions are transformed by learning--as a framework for formulating educational theory and practice. It presents an in-depth analysis of the ways in... (read more)

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The Jossey-Bass Reader on Contemporary Issues in Adult Education
The Jossey-Bass Reader on Contemporary Issues in Adult Education
by Sharan B. (edt) Merriam
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With contributions from leading experts in the field, The Jossey-Bass Reader on Contemporary Issues in Adult Education collects in one volume the best previously published literature on the issues and trends affecting adult education today. The volume... (read more)

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The Adult Learner's Companion: A Guide for the Adult College Student
The Adult Learner's Companion: A Guide for the Adult College Student
by Deborah Davis
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Adult learners face unique challenges--work, family, and the numerous responsibilities and obligations that they must juggle while pursuing a degree. With limited time and financial resources, adult learners need to know where and how to get help quickly... (read more)

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The Algebra Survival Guide Workbook (Algebra Survival Guide)
The Algebra Survival Guide Workbook (Algebra Survival Guide)
by Josh Rappaport
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- Thousands of practice problems, and their answers, help children master the skills essential for pre-algebra and Algebra 1.- Problem sets focus on the very concepts that children have the most trouble with, thereby giving them the help they need to... (read more)

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The Adult Student's Guide to Survival & Success (Adult Student's Guide to Survival & Success)
The Adult Student's Guide to Survival & Success (Adult Student's Guide to Survival & Success)
by Al Siebert
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Whether enrolling in college for the first time or returning after an extended absence, this motivational guide provides adult students with a wealth of practical guidance. This thorough handbook explores not only how to succeed academically while... (read more)

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Adult Learning: Linking Theory and Practice
Adult Learning: Linking Theory and Practice
by Sharan B. Merriam
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Solidly grounded in theory and research, but concise and practice-oriented, Adult Learning: Linking Theory and Practice is perfect for graduate students and practitioners alike. The expert authors have infused each chapter with teaching and... (read more)

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Exploring Spirituality and Culture in Adult and Higher Education (03 Edition)
Exploring Spirituality and Culture in Adult and Higher Education (03 Edition)
by Elizabeth J. Tisdell
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Exploring Spirituality and Culture in Adult and Higher Education is written from the unique perspective of teacher, researcher, and author Elizabeth Tisdell who has extensive experience dealing with culture, gender, and educational equity issues in... (read more)

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Education in the Asia-Pacific Region: Issues, Concerns and P #20: Achieving Quality Education for All: Perspectives from the Asia-Pacific Region and Beyond
Education in the Asia-Pacific Region: Issues, Concerns and P #20: Achieving Quality Education for All: Perspectives from the Asia-Pacific Region and Beyond
by Phillip (edt) Hughes
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Due to the development of the international Education for All and Education for Sustainable Development movements, for which UNESCO is the lead agency, there has been an increasing emphasis on the power of education and schooling to help build more just... (read more)

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Continuing Education in Colleges and Universities: Challenges and Opportunities: New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education, Number 140 (J-B Ace Single Issue Adult & Continuing Education)
Continuing Education in Colleges and Universities: Challenges and Opportunities: New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education, Number 140 (J-B Ace Single Issue Adult & Continuing Education)
by Ronald G. (edt) White
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These are times of great opportunity and challenge for continuing education (CE) programs in colleges and universities. While lifelong learning remains central to CE's mission, means of promoting and delivering adult education programs through distance... (read more)

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Our Stories, Ourselves: The Embodyment of Women's Learning in Literacy
Our Stories, Ourselves: The Embodyment of Women's Learning in Literacy
by Mev Miller
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A volume in the series: Adult Education Special Topics, Research & Practice in Lifelong Learning, Series Editor: Kathleen P. KingWomen's lives are often written on our bodies. Yet very little is made of the impacts of embodiment for women in literacy... (read more)

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Curriculum Development in Nursing Education: An Integrated Framework
Curriculum Development in Nursing Education: An Integrated Framework
by Carroll L Iwasiw
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This book addresses curriculum theory and practical applications that guide nurse educators in creating nursing curricula.... (read more)

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Applying Andragogical Principles To Internet Learning (07 Edition)
Applying Andragogical Principles To Internet Learning (07 Edition)
by Susan Isenberg
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In this comprehensive study, Isenberg provides a rigorous account and investigation of online adult learning. Utilizing an Internet-based destination site called Virtual Health Coach, this study uses interpretive inquiry methods to assess how adults... (read more)

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Transitions and Transformations in Learning and Education
Transitions and Transformations in Learning and Education
by P. Ivi Tynj L.
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The breakneck speed of change in today's societies creates enormous challenges for educational institutions at all levels. This volume explores ways... (read more)

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Non-Formal Education, Poverty Reduction and Life Enhancement: A Comparative Study
Non-Formal Education, Poverty Reduction and Life Enhancement: A Comparative Study
by Julia Preece
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This book details the findings of a comparative study which sought to explore the extent to which selected non-formal education programmes in five different countries (Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Nigeria and Scotland) are improving the lives and... (read more)

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