Understanding Learning at Work
Work now invariably requires a continual focus on learning: to improve productivity, to enhance the flexibility of employees and to develop and transform organizations. This volume brings together leading experts from the United States, Britain, Australia and New Zealand to critically evaluate the current debates on workplace learning and to propose directions for future developments in both research and practice. Topics covered include:
* expectations of learning at work into the twenty-first century
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... learning and other forms of life-long education; • international developments in competency-based approaches to learning and assessment; • the influence of language, power, culture and gender upon the 'construction' of learning.
... of workplace learning PAUL HAGER 6 Past the guru and up the garden path: the new organic management learning DAVID BECKETT vii viii 13 15 29 45 47 65 83 7 Gender workers and gendered work: implications for women's learning Contents.
7 Gender workers and gendered work: implications for women's learning BELINDA PROBERT PARTIII Issues in practice 8 10 11 12 Culture and difference in workplace learning NICKY SOLOMON 9 Technologising equity: the politics and practices ...
In the end we opted for a strong focus on the contexts of learning, the location of learning in workplace cultures and the influences of management, difference and gender. Building on and celebrating difference is a vital concern for ...
In addition it examines particular perspectives on management learning, gender issues and the types of learning opportunities obtained through work. The notion of 'fusing' learning and work is explored by Judy Matthews and Phil Candy ...