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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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Enhancing Adult Motivation To Learn : Comprehensive Guide for Teaching All Adults (3RD 08 Edition)
Enhancing Adult Motivation To Learn : Comprehensive Guide for Teaching All Adults (3RD 08 Edition)
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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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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Transformative Learning Through Creative Life Writing: Exploring the Self in the Learning Process
Transformative Learning Through Creative Life Writing: Exploring the Self in the Learning Process
by Celia Hunt
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Arising from a research project conducted over four years, Creative Life Writing as a Tool for Transformative Learning, examines the effect of creative writing on learners, in terms of their personal development and individual sense of self. The... (read more)

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John Lonergan Painter
John Lonergan Painter
by Liza Elliott
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Discover the journey of a boy who lived to draw to his triumph as a master painter and revered teacher. These pages, including vintage family photos and beautiful color images from a lifetime of painting, reveal the man and his passion for beauty... (read more)

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The Mentor's Guide: Facilitating Effective Learning Relationships (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education)
The Mentor's Guide: Facilitating Effective Learning Relationships (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education)
by Lois J Zachary
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Thoughtful and rich with advice, The Mentor's Guide explores the critical process of mentoring and presents practical tools for facilitating the experience from beginning to end. Now managers, teachers, and leaders from any career, professional, or... (read more)

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Global Issues and Adult Education: Perspectives from Latin America, Southern Africa, and the United States (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education)
Global Issues and Adult Education: Perspectives from Latin America, Southern Africa, and the United States (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education)
by Sharan B. Merriam
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Global Issues and Adult Education shows how adult education can be used to support the positive outcomes of globalization that lead to greater good and to thwart the outcomes that produce negative consequences. The contributors discuss the importance of... (read more)

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Becoming a Critically Reflective Teacher (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education)
Becoming a Critically Reflective Teacher (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education)
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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Learning in Adulthood: A Comprehensive Guide (Jossey-Bass Higher & Adult Education)
Learning in Adulthood: A Comprehensive Guide (Jossey-Bass Higher & 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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New Directions in Adult and Community Education (08 Edition)
New Directions in Adult and Community Education (08 Edition)
by Sharan B. Merriam
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This Third Update on Adult Learning Theory follows two earlier volumes on the same topic, the first published in 1993 and the second in 2001. Only one topic, transformative learning theory, can be found in all three updates, representing the continuing... (read more)

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Planning Programs for Adult Learners: A Practical Guide
Planning Programs for Adult Learners: A Practical Guide
by Rosemary S. Caffarella
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The third edition of Planning Programs for Adult Learners explores the development of adult education programs in clear and specific detail. The book offers a popular step-by-step guide that contains information on every area of program planning... (read more)

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Leadership for the Emerging Age: Transforming Practice in Adult and Continuing Education (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education)
Leadership for the Emerging Age: Transforming Practice in Adult and Continuing Education (Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education)
by Jerry Apps
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Jerold W. Apps draws on twenty-five years of experience researching and teaching leadership and leadership development to provide adult educators with a blueprint for developing a profoundly different approach to leadership--one that is all-embracing of... (read more)

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Learning in Real Time: Synchronous Teaching and Learning Online (Jossey-Bass Online Teaching and Learning)
Learning in Real Time: Synchronous Teaching and Learning Online (Jossey-Bass Online Teaching and Learning)
by Jonathan E. Finkelstein
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Learning in Real Timeis a concise and practical resource for education professionals teaching live and online or those wanting to humanize and improve interaction in their online courses by adding a synchronous learning component. The book offers keen... (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 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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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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International Perpectives on Competence Development: Developing Skills and Capabilities
International Perpectives on Competence Development: Developing Skills and Capabilities
by Knud (edt) Illeris
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In today's complex and ever-changing world it has become obvious that even highly developed knowledge and skills are no longer sufficient to meet new challenges, situations and problems facing individuals, organisations and nations. This raises an... (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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