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Trade Union Education : Transforming the World.

Author/Creator:
Seal, Mike.
Publication:
La Vergne : New Internationalist, 2018.
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1 online resource (275 pages)
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Electronic books.
Summary:
This collection of essays challenges us to move trade union education forward through new theory and examples of best practice.
Contents:
Intro
Title Page
Copyright
Contents
Introduction
Notes from the editor
Section One: Key concepts and historical development
Introduction to Section One
1. What do we mean by 'trade union education'?
2. Key concepts in popular education
3. History and context of UK trade union education
4. The development of popular informal and community education, and youth and community work in the UK
Section Two: Contexts and challenges
Introduction to Section Two
5. Social movement unionism in New Zealand and the UK: the need for contextualized engagement
6. Backstory: a Unite approach to political education
7. The future of community education: what role for trade unions in promoting the co-production of knowledge and culture and supporting democratic institutionalization?
8. Reconnecting trade union education, politics and self-reliance
Section Three: Implementing critical education in the classroom and beyond
Introduction to Section Three
9. Seeing education in everything we do
10. Getting it right and mixing it up: practical ideas for helping learners to get the best out of the education we provide
11. Responding to social-movement trade unionism within education
12. General Federation of Trade Unions youth festivals: critical education in action
13. Popular education in practice: a case study of radical educational praxis in a contemporary UK university
14. The Northern College: social-purpose mission and pedagogy
Section Four: Learning from the world
Introduction to Section Four
15. A comet in the night: Julio Antonio Mella and the genesis of popular education in Cuba
16. Learning from Latin America: experiences of training in ESNA
About the authors
Acknowledgements
References
Reading and resources
Index.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Seal, Mike Trade Union Education
ISBN:
9781780264264
OCLC:
1124588539