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Learning and Change in the Adult Years (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education)
Learning and Change in the Adult Years (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education)
by Mark Tennant
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Does the capacity to learn increase or decrease over time? How does the sense of self and identity change over the adult years? What are the educational implications of that change? And how can teachers acknowledge the experience their adult students... (read more)

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The Oxford Handbook of Lifelong Learning (Oxford Library of Psychology)
The Oxford Handbook of Lifelong Learning (Oxford Library of Psychology)
by Manuel London
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One of the "Best Books of 2011" from the Center for Optimal Adult Development Amid fluctuations in today's job markets and economies, the importance of learning across the lifespan has become a point of emphasis for governments and employers throughout... (read more)

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Learning To Listen, Learning To Teach : the Power of Dialogue in Educating Adults (Rev 02 Edition)
Learning To Listen, Learning To Teach : the Power of Dialogue in Educating Adults (Rev 02 Edition)
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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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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Kids' Stuff #62-5: If You're Trying to Teach Kids How to Write: You've Gotta Have This Book!
Kids' Stuff #62-5: If You're Trying to Teach Kids How to Write: You've Gotta Have This Book!
by Marjorie Frank
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Updated for the 90s with all-new chapters on revising and editing, using writing portfolios in the classroom, and assessing student growth, this is "the" one-stop manual for understanding and working with the writing process, find fresh ideas for... (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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Jossey-bass Reader on Contemporary... (11 Edition)
Jossey-bass Reader on Contemporary... (11 Edition)
by Sharan B. 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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Becoming Critically Reflective Teacher (95 Edition)
Becoming Critically Reflective Teacher (95 Edition)
by Stephen D. Brookfield
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Building on the insights of his highly acclaimed earlier work, The Skillful Teacher, Stephen D. Brookfield offers a very personal and accessible guide to how faculty at any level and across all disciplines can improve their teaching. Applying the... (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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Adult Student's Guide To Survival and Success (6TH 08 Edition)
Adult Student's Guide To Survival and Success (6TH 08 Edition)
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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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 Ace
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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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