Friday, 24 March, 2017

The Adult Learner 2010

The Adult Learner 2010

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Summary

Contents


7 Editorial Comment
Rob Mark, Queen's University Belfast

Section 1 - Peer Reviewed Articles
13 Progression measurement in adult guidance in Ireland: a contested discourse
Lucy Hearne, University of Limerick


29 Institutional racism in Irish adult education: fact or fiction?

Fiona O'Connor , Waterford Institute of Technology

 

53 Professionalism in community work and its implications for radicalcommunity education
Camilla Fitzsimons, NUI, Maynooth

72 Literacy learning care: exploring the role of care in literacy learning with survivors of abuse in Irish industrial schools
Maggie Feeley, University College Dublin


91 The role of spirituality in Irish Adult Education in culturally responsive teaching
Elizabeth J Tisdell, Penn State University, Harrisburg, Usa


105 Building a strategic framework for lifelong learning: insights from 'Learning Through Life'
Tom Schuller, National Institute for Adult & Continuing Education, England & Wales

 

Section 2 - Practice Articles
121 Using the Women's Community Education approach to deliver Community Employment Training: a case study from Longford
Women's Link
Lorne Patterson and Kathleen Dowd, Women's Community Education project, Longford


132 Return to Education for recovering drug addicts: the Soilse Project

Dereck Barter. Soilse, Dublin


Section 3 - Book reviews
153 Flower Power: guide to best practice of women's community education , AONTAS (2010)


156 Adult Education and Lifelong Learning, Co. Cork VEC Adult Education Service


159 Beyond the Workplace: an investigation into older men's learning and well-being inNorthern Ireland


162 Adult Teaching & Learning: developing your practice