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The Adult Learner 2012

The Adult Learner 2012

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Summary

Contents

Editorial comment
Rob Mark, editor

Section 1 - Peer Reviewed Articles
Engagement of older adults in higher education: International perspectives from New Zealand and Scotland. Brian Findsen, University of Waikaito, New Zealand


A window of wonder: An insight into intergenerational learning in the Irish second-level education system. Mary Surlis, National University of Ireland Galway


Assessing the relationship between community education, political efficacy and electoral participation: A case study of the asylum seeking community in Cork. Clodagh Harris & Philip Murphy, department of government, University College Cork


In pursuit of critical literacy: Understanding experiences of exclusion for adult literacy learners. Margaret Howard, city of Waterford vocational education committee & Anna Logan, St Patrick's college Drumcondra

An exploration of female Travellers' experiences of guidance counselling in adult education. Anne Doyle, Kerry education service & Lucy Hearne, department of Education & professional studies, University of Limerick

Improving pre-entry access to university: Towards a model transformational alignment. Bill Johnston, Tony Anderson & Alexandra McDonald,
University of Strathclyde


Section 2 - Practice Articles
Bringing it all back home: An innovative approach to the provision of tailored education and training to young people. Fergus Craddock, Tolka area partnership

An inclusive learning initiative at NUI Maynooth: The search for a model of best practice for integrating students with intellectual disability. Mary Noonan, National University of Ireland, Maynooth


An "Other" perspective: Emancipation in alterity? Majella Breen, Bray Travellers CDG

Section 3 - Book Reviews
Global Perspectives on Higher Education and Lifelong Learners. Edited by Maria Slowey & Hans G. Schuetze (2012)

Contemporary Issues in Lifelong Learning Vicky Duckworth & Jonathan Tummons (2010)

Lifelong Learning and Social Justice Communities: Work and Identities in a Globalised World Edited by Sue Jackson (2011)

Sowing the Seeds of Social Change Research Report Aontas (2011)

Call for papers 2013 Edition