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  • Active Ageing, Active Learningby Gillian Boulton-Lewis; Maureen Tam

    Springer 2011; US$ 159.00

    This book is concerned with the general issues of ageing, learning and education for the elderly and then with the more specific issues of why, how and what elders want to learn. This monograph consists of 10 chapters written by various internationally renowned researchers and scholar-practitioners in the field. more...

  • Lernen und Bildung Erwachsenerby Horst Siebert

    W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2012; US$ 18.58

    How do adults learn? How well and effectively do they acquire knowledge? Horst Siebert explains the foundations of adult education in a comprehensible and scientifically substantiated manner. He combines renowned theories with new findings: from the history of research into learning and the brain, the concept of competence, group dynamics and coaching... more...

  • The Persons in Relation Perspectiveby Colin Kirkwood

    Springer 2012; US$ 69.95

    • People are constituted by their relationships, past and present, inner and outer, conscious and unconscious. • People are agents who experience, know and act on the world. At the heart of your agency is your self: positive, puzzling, and problematic. Colin Kirkwood explores these and other ideas of John Macmurray, Ian Suttie, Ronald Fairbairn,... more...

  • Lernen und Lernberatungby Joachim Ludwig

    W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2012; US$ 32.59

    This publication combines the research relating to learning and learning consultancy within the field of literacy with the research relating to adult education. First of all, the publication offers an up-to-date and systematic overview of the literacy research along the research lines within research relating to adult education. Secondly, the results... more...

  • LEARNING WITH ADULTSby Leona M. English; Peter Mayo

    Springer 1900; US$ 69.95

    This book is written at a time when our own field of adult education is under assault from a variety of capitalist and neoconservative forces pressuring us... to turn away from the causes of criticality, lifelong learning, and education for freedom. Rather than succumb to these pressures, we have hope that our long term goals of education for life... more...

  • Ganztagsschulen in lokalen Bildungsnetzwerkenby Ulrike Baumheier; Claudia Fortmann; Günter Warsewa

    Springer 2013; US$ 39.99

    Mit der Einrichtung von Ganztagsschulen verbindet sich ein enormes Potenzial: Schulen könnten mit ihren Kompetenzen und Kapazitäten zur Aufwertung von Stadtteilen beitragen, könnten Bildungsverständnis und soziales Kapital verstärken und moderne Lebensstile und Lebensformen unterstützen. Umgekehrt könnten die Öffnung... more...

  • Interkulturelle Kompetenz und Kulturelle Erwachsenenbildungby Andrea Hoffmeier; Dolores Smith

    W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2013; US$ 27.92

    For people of migratory backgrounds certain areas within adult education have been hardly accessible to date. This group of people is particularly underrepresented as participants and educators within the area of cultural education. The development project "intercultural competences within further professional development in the area of cultural... more...

  • Self-directed Learningby Rob Collin; Merryl Hammond

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 205.00

    Aimed at those educators who wish to make their practice more consistent with progressive educational principles, namely helping learners to take greater control over planning and managing their own learning. The book contains a balance of theory and practical suggestions. more...

  • Vom Studentenberg zum Schuldenberg?by Andrea Adams; Andreas Keller

    W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2008; US$ 27.92

    Die gedruckte Ausgabe des Buches ist leider vergriffen und wird nicht wieder aufgelegt. Der Titel ist aber weiterhin als E-Book erhältlich. Folgen Sie einfach dem Link weiter unten. Der Tagungsband dokumentiert die Ergebnisse der Wissenschaftskonferenz "Vom Studentenberg zum Schuldenberg?". Für die kommenden Jahre rechnet die Kultusministerkonferenz... more...

  • Evaluation in der Erwachsenenbildungby Ekkehard Nuissl

    W. Bertelsmann Verlag 2013; US$ 18.58

    Evaluations are widely used within the University and school sector and are also becoming more and more self-evident within adult education. For adult education students it is therefore the more important to systematically deal with evaluations and their results. The study text introduces the reader to the political and scientific debate within further... more...