Theorising Quality in Higher Education

  • Louise Morley
Britain now has the most heavily regulated higher education system in the world and institutions must deliver best educational value. This book explores the political and psychic economy of quality assurance in higher education and interrogates the discourse and practices associated with the audit culture in Britain.
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  • Louise Morley
Britain now has the most heavily regulated higher education system in the world and institutions must deliver best educational value. This book explores the political and psychic economy of quality assurance in higher education and interrogates the discourse and practices associated with the audit culture in Britain.

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Teaching in Further Education

New perspectives for a changing context

  • Norman Lucas
Norman Lucas contends that FE is fundamentally divided and that the practices of FE teachers are best understood by appreciating the diversity of needs of FE students. He shows that the tensions between the divisions, diversity and growing regulation are at the hub of the many challenges facing policy makers and FE teachers.
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New perspectives for a changing context

  • Norman Lucas
Norman Lucas contends that FE is fundamentally divided and that the practices of FE teachers are best understood by appreciating the diversity of needs of FE students. He shows that the tensions between the divisions, diversity and growing regulation are at the hub of the many challenges facing policy makers and FE teachers.

Price: £17.99

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Sensuality, Sustainability and Social Justice

Vocational education in changing times

  • Lorna Unwin
This lecture asks Britain to embrace vocational education and to celebrate its importance for all individuals and occupations, and for the furtherance of a civilised and humane society.
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Vocational education in changing times

  • Lorna Unwin
This lecture asks Britain to embrace vocational education and to celebrate its importance for all individuals and occupations, and for the furtherance of a civilised and humane society.

Price: £5.00

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Remaking Adult Learning

Essays on adult education in honour of Alan Tuckett

  • Jay Derrick
  • Ursula Howard
  • John Field
  • Peter Lavender
  • Sue Meyer
  • Ekkehard Nuissl von Rein
  • Tom Schuller
Charting challenges and successes in the sector, Remaking Adult Learning illustrates how taking part in well-thought-out adult learning programmes can have a positive and sometimes life-saving impact on people’s lives.
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Essays on adult education in honour of Alan Tuckett

  • Jay Derrick
  • Ursula Howard
  • John Field
  • Peter Lavender
  • Sue Meyer
  • Ekkehard Nuissl von Rein
  • Tom Schuller
Charting challenges and successes in the sector, Remaking Adult Learning illustrates how taking part in well-thought-out adult learning programmes can have a positive and sometimes life-saving impact on people’s lives.

Price: £23.95

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The Post-Dearing Agenda for Quality and Standards in HE

  • Roger Brown
This monograph describes the background to post-Dearing proposals on quality and standards, and looks at their potential impact on academic and institutional practice.
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  • Roger Brown
This monograph describes the background to post-Dearing proposals on quality and standards, and looks at their potential impact on academic and institutional practice.

Price: £6.95

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Post-Compulsory Education and Lifelong Learning across the United Kingdom

Policy, organisation and governance

  • Ann Hodgson
  • Ken Spours
  • Martyn Waring
This book brings together the perspectives of researchers, policy-makers and practitioners from across England, Wales and Scotland. It analyses each country’s approach to national policy, organisation, governance and practice.
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Policy, organisation and governance

  • Ann Hodgson
  • Ken Spours
  • Martyn Waring
This book brings together the perspectives of researchers, policy-makers and practitioners from across England, Wales and Scotland. It analyses each country’s approach to national policy, organisation, governance and practice.

Price: £19.99

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Policy-making and Policy Learning in 14-19 Education

  • David Raffe
  • Ken Spours
In this book, leading experts on 14-19 education and training explore the concept of policy-learning and examine recent policies and policy-making in England and Scotland. It will be of interest to all those involved in, or affected by, policy-making in the increasingly high-profile and politically charged field of 14-19 education.
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  • David Raffe
  • Ken Spours
In this book, leading experts on 14-19 education and training explore the concept of policy-learning and examine recent policies and policy-making in England and Scotland. It will be of interest to all those involved in, or affected by, policy-making in the increasingly high-profile and politically charged field of 14-19 education.

Price: £18.99

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Passion and Politics

Academics reflect on writing for publication

  • Eileen Carnell
  • Jacqui MacDonald
  • Bet McCallum
  • Mary Scott
This book examines interviews with educational and social research academic authors of renown to draw out insights into academic writing and publication. It aims to be a useful and inspiring work for both experienced and new academic writers.
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Academics reflect on writing for publication

  • Eileen Carnell
  • Jacqui MacDonald
  • Bet McCallum
  • Mary Scott
This book examines interviews with educational and social research academic authors of renown to draw out insights into academic writing and publication. It aims to be a useful and inspiring work for both experienced and new academic writers.

Price: £19.99

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Improving Intercultural Learning Experiences in Higher Education

Responding to cultural scripts for learning

  • Thushari Welikala
  • Chris Watkins
This text aims to investigate the learning experiences of international students at UK universities and to discuss how these experiences can be improved.
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Responding to cultural scripts for learning

  • Thushari Welikala
  • Chris Watkins
This text aims to investigate the learning experiences of international students at UK universities and to discuss how these experiences can be improved.

Price: £13.99

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History of Education for the Twenty-First Century

  • David Crook
  • Richard Aldrich
How should we promote the discipline of History of Education? How can we challenge the tendency to take the past for granted and focus solely on the future? This book provides an agenda for History of Education in the twenty-first century by exploring themes and opening up areas of further debate.
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  • David Crook
  • Richard Aldrich
How should we promote the discipline of History of Education? How can we challenge the tendency to take the past for granted and focus solely on the future? This book provides an agenda for History of Education in the twenty-first century by exploring themes and opening up areas of further debate.

Price: £15.99

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