Lifelong Learning by John Field
Education Across the Lifespan

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'Lifelong Learning' is a hot issue for educators across the world, as societies everywhere are concerned with developing a literate, skilled and flexible workforce and to widen participation in education at all levels and for all age-groups. This book covers all the major issues, with well-known academic contributors working in the field and covering the topics of theoretical, global and curriculum perspectives, widening participation and the industrial university.
Topics covered include:
* Community education
* Popular education
* Higher education
* The corporate university
* The school curriculum
* Vocational studies.
With contributors from China, Africa, USA, Canada, UK and other European countries, Lifelong Learning offers a comprehensive and challenging account of issues arising from varying lifelong learning decisions, and exposes the impact these decisions have on such a large majority of the population.
 

About John Field

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John Field is an accomplished author and former English teacher at Westminster School. His previous books include illustrated histories of Westminster Abbey and Westminster School.
 
Published January 4, 2002 by Routledge. 352 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Political & Social Sciences, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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