Learning to manage change: developing regional communities for a local-global millennium

Printer-friendly versionPrinter-friendly version

Permanent URL for this page: http://hdl.voced.edu.au/10707/133777.

Author: Falk, Ian

Corporate author:

National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER)


The theme of this publication is that Australia should become a learning society in order to build capacity and manage regional change for the social and economic benefit of all. It has the intention of illustrating the theoretical, practical and strategic background to community and regional change with, as the key theme, the value of lifelong learning to community capacity building where learning is taken as the integration of formal, nonformal and informal education and training at all levels. The book sets out the rationale of a constructive approach to developing communities and...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Lifelong learning; Teaching and learning; Economics; Culture and society; Demographics; Equity

Keywords: Learning culture; Learning society; Community development; Community; Rural; Economic development; Social change; Social capital; Regional; Socioeconomic background

Geographic subjects: Oceania; Australia

Published: Adelaide, South Australia: NCVER, 2001

Physical description: 243 p.

Access item:


ISBN: 0873977521

Statement of responsibility: Edited by Ian Falk

The contents page for this publication, with links to individual chapters, may be found on the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) website at: http://www.ncver.edu.au/pubs/falk2001/index.htm

Resource type: Book

Call number: TD/TNC 66.79

Show Extra Info
QR Code for http://www.voced.edu.au/content/ngv%3A16198