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書名 Transitions from education to work [electronic resource] : new perspectives from Europe andbeyond / edited by Rachel Brooks
出版項 Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, c2009
國際標準書號 9780230235403 (ebook)
0230235409 (ebook)
9780230201637 (hardback)
0230201636 (hardback)
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (xvi, 259 p.) : ill
附註 Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-254) and index
Description based on print version record
Changing transitions? School-to-work in the 1990s : Modelling transitions with large-scale datasets -- Interrogating the notion of transition : learner experiences of multiple transitions between the vocational- and higher-eduction sectors -- Making transitions. Social capital keyfor successful school-to-work transitions? Analyzing migrant youths' trajectories and social networks -- Living with poor basic skills? The role of 'skills for life' in education-to-work transitions -- Stories ofsurvival : the struggle for resiliency in the post-institutional life course of former residential-education students-- Emerging sites of transition. The relevance of university education and fears ofunemployment : perceptions of university students making transitions to the world of work in Ghana -- Gap year travel: youth transition or youth transformation? -- The role of volunteering in transitions from higher education to work -- Rethinking transitions. Education, transition and e-portfolios: smoothing out the bumps -- Governing school-to-work transitions :shaping the future worker -- 'Mind the gap' : reassessing transitions to adulthood using young people's accounts of undertaking short-term employment
Bringing together new empirical research from scholars across the world, this book helps us to understand the changing nature of young people's transitions from education to work. The book is structured around four main themes, each of which encourages us to rethink some of our assumptions about pathways from education into employment in contemporarysociety
Palgrave
鏈接 Print version: Transitions from education to work. Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009 9780230201637 (DLC) 2009284738 (OCoLC)316431055
主題 School-to-work transition -- Cross-cultural studies
Vocational education -- Cross-cultural studies
Education, Cooperative -- Cross-cultural studies
Electronic books. local
Alt Author Brooks, Rachel, 1971-
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