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Human Learning

An Holistic Approach

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Human Learning
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Learning is among the most basic of human activities. The study of, and research into, learning forms a central part of educational studies. The well-respected and established authors, Jarvis and Parker, not only focus on the psychological processes of human learning, but they also examine the importance of the relationship between the body and the mind. For the first time, this book considers how our neurological, biological, emotional and spiritual faculties all impact on human learning. Topics covered include: * the biology of learning * personality and human learning * thinking and learning styles * gender and human learning * life cycle development and human learning * emotional intelligence and learning * morality and human learning * learning in the social context. Drawing on material from the worlds of science and social science, and with contributions from international authors, this book will be of interest to academics in a wide range of disciplines.

Author Biography

Peter Jarvis is Professor of Continuing Education at the University of Surrey in which he was Head of Department of Educational Studies for a number of years. He is the author and editor of about thirty books, amongst his most recent being The Theory and Practice of Learning; and Adult Education and Lifelong Learning: Theory and Practice (Third Edition). He is founding editor of The International Journal of Lifelong Education, which he co-edits with Stella Parker. Stella Parker is now Emeritus Professor at the University of Nottingham and an independent consultant. Her regular activities include being the Independent Academic Advisor to the Police Promotions Examinations Board and a lay chair for the National Clinical Assessment Authority. Stella is the co-editor of the International Journal of Lifelong Education with Professor Peter Jarvis.
Release date NZ
March 22nd, 2007
Contributors
Edited by Peter Jarvis Edited by Stella Parker
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
14 black & white tables, 7 black & white line drawings
Imprint
Routledge
Pages
240
Dimensions
156x234x13
ISBN-13
9780415432184
Product ID
1683539

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