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Title Workplace learning in context / edited by Helen Rainbird, Alison Fuller, and Anne Munro.

Published London ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2004.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  658.3124 WORK    AVAILABLE
 UniM Giblin Eunson  658.3124 WORK    AVAILABLE
Physical description xv, 314 p. : 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Introduction and overview / Alison Fuller, Anne Munro and Helen Rainbird -- Pt. I. : The context of workplace learning -- 2. The political economy of workplace learning / David N. Ashton -- 3. The employment relationship and workplace learning / Helen Rainbird, Anne Munro and Lesley Holly -- 4. Work organization, 'fields of activities' and workers' competence: the case of Italian small firms / Saul Meghnagi -- 5. The context of learning in professional work environments: insights from the accountancy profession / Keith Hoskin and Fiona Anderson-Gough -- 6. The assessment of workers' 'basic skills': a critique based on evidence from the United States, Canada and England / Susan Hoddinott -- Pt. 2. : The workplace as a learning environment -- 7. Learning through work: workplace participatory practices / Stephen Billett -- 8. Expansive learning environments: integrating organizational and personal development / Alison Fuller and Lorna Unwin.
-- 9. The new generation of expertise: seven theses / Yrjo Engestrom -- 10. Supporting learning in advanced supply systems int he automotive and aerospace industries / Alan Brown, Ed Rhodes and Ruth Carter -- Pt. 3 : Skills, knowledge and the workplace -- 11. Conceptualizing vocational knowledge : some theoretical considerations / Michael Young -- 12. Transfer of knowledge between education and workplace settings / Michael Eraut -- 13. Learner biographies : exploring tacit dimensions of knowledge and skills / Karen Evans, Natasha Kersh and Akiko Sakamoto -- 14. The conceptualization and measurement of learning at work / Paul Hager -- 15. The complexities of workplace learning : problems and dangers in trying to measure attainment / Phil Hodkinson and Heather Hodkinson -- Pt. 4. : Research and policy -- 16. Evidence-based policy or policy-based evidence ? The struggle over new policy for workforce development in England / Frank Coffield -- 17. Conclusion / Alison Fuller, Anne Munro and Helen Rainbird.
Other author Fuller, Alison, 1957-
Rainbird, Helen.
Munro, Anne.
Subject Employees -- Training of.
ISBN 0415316308 (hardback)
0415316316 (pbk.)