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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 in Adulthood : a Comprehensive Guide (3RD 07 Edition)
Learning in Adulthood : a Comprehensive Guide (3RD 07 Edition)
by Sharan B. Merriam
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Since it was first published in 1991, Learning in Adulthood has been lauded as the most authoritative and comprehensive guide to adult learning. The revised and expanded third edition reflects the latest research and practice in adult learning, making it... (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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The Power of Critical Theory: Liberating Adult Learning and Teaching
The Power of Critical Theory: Liberating Adult Learning and Teaching
by Stephen D. Brookfield
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"This is a sophisticated and comprehensive treatment of the power of Socratic questioning of dogmas and a prophetic witness against the conservative status quo. As an educational praxis it is a must-read for all seriously engaged teachers." —Cornel... (read more)

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Transformative Dimensions of Adult Learning (91 Edition)
Transformative Dimensions of Adult Learning (91 Edition)
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 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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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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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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New Patterns of Adult Learning: A Six-Country Comparative Study
New Patterns of Adult Learning: A Six-Country Comparative Study
by P. Belanger
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In post-industrial societies some workers will have stable, good jobs in knowledge and learning-intensive workplaces, while many others will be underemployed or locked into a series of precarious, low-skill jobs in the periphery of the economy. In such a... (read more)

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Learning in Adulthood: A Comprehensive Guide (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education)
Learning in Adulthood: A Comprehensive Guide (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education)
by Sharan B Merriam
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Since it was first published in 1991, Learning in Adulthood has been lauded as the most authoritative and comprehensive guide to adult learning. The revised and expanded third edition reflects the latest research and practice in adult learning, making it... (read more)

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The Politics of Cultural Knowledge
The Politics of Cultural Knowledge
by Njoki Wane
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The advent and implementation of European colonialism have disrupted innumerable epistemological geographies around the globe. Countless cultural ways of knowing and local educational practices have in some way been displaced and dislocated within the... (read more)

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Handbook of Adult and Continuing Education
Handbook of Adult and Continuing Education
by Carol E. (edt) Kasworm
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An authoritative overview of the current state of the field of adult and continuing education Drawing on the contributions of 75 leading authors in the field, this 2010 Edition of the respected Handbook of Adult and Continuing Education provides adult... (read more)

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