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The Future of Learning

Insights and Innovations from Executive Development

Editors: Voller, S., Blass, E., Culpin, V. (Eds.)

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Based on research-informed 'future-scoping' and emerging practice in the field of executive education this bookis split into three parts: Future Context, Future Learning and Future Learners. With a short editorial introducing each part, it will appeal to anyone working in the field of adult and higher education and training.

About the authors

SHIRINE VOLLER holds an MA in Natural Sciences from Cambridge University, UK, and is in the process of completing a Masters by Research at Cranfield University. She has worked in primary education, organisation consulting and grant management and is currently Research Manager at Ashridge Business School.
 
EDDIE BLASS started her academic career lecturing in HRM after a period of time training in industry. She completed her Doctorate at Durham on 'The Future University' and combines her research interests in adult learning, HE and leadership development in her current job role at the University of Hertfordshire in the School of Education.
 
VICKI CULPIN studied Psychology at Manchester University, UK, followed by an MPhil and PhD in Psychology from Lancaster University and an MSc in Applied Forensic Psychology from Leicester University. She spent nine years working in academia before moving to Ashridge Business School where she is currently Research Director.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

Table of contents (14 chapters)
  • Future Context: Section Editorial

    Pages 3-5

    Culpin, Vicki

  • Learning to Lead in Uncertain Times through Storytelling and Improvisation

    Pages 6-16

    Pruyne, Ellen (et al.)

  • The Shifting Landscape of Global Challenges in the 21st Century, What This Means for What Businesses Want From Tomorrow’s Leaders, and the Implications for Management Learning

    Pages 17-32

    Gitsham, Matthew

  • The Future of HE: What Will the Sector Look Like in 25 Years Time and What Does This Mean for Executive Education?

    Pages 33-45

    Blass, Eddie (et al.)

  • Future Learning: Section Editorial

    Pages 49-52

    Voller, Shirine

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Future of Learning
Book Subtitle
Insights and Innovations from Executive Development
Editors
  • S. Voller
  • E. Blass
  • V. Culpin
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-30635-6
DOI
10.1057/9780230306356
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-24053-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-31649-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 184
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