Filip Dochy, David Gijbels, Mien Segers, Piet Van den Bossche – Theories of Workplace Learning

Theories of Workplace Learning in Changing Times (2nd edition)

Authors: Filip Dochy, David Gijbels, Mien Segers, Piet Van den Bossche
Publishing Company: Routledge
Price: $39.95 (paperback), $160.00 (hardcover)
ISBN: (paperback) 978-1032035314, (hardcover) 978-1032035307
Published: August 26, 2021

This book is an expansion and major updating of the highly successful Theories of Learning for the Workplace, first published in 2011. It offers fascinating overviews into some of the most important theories of learning and how they are practically applied to organizational or workplace learning. Each chapter is co-authored by an academic researcher and an expert in business or industry, providing practical case studies combined with a thorough analysis of theories and models of learning. Key figures in education, psychology and cognitive science present a comprehensive range of conceptual perspectives on learning theory, offering a wealth of new insights to support innovative research directions and innovation in learning, training and teaching for the upcoming post-Covid decades. Containing overviews of theories from Schön, Argyris, Senge, Engeström, Dochy & Segers, Decuyper, Raes & Boon, Ericsson, Kolb, Mezirow, Lave & Wenger, and Van den Bossche, this book discusses: