Mentor: Guiding the Journey of Adult Learners / Edition 1

Mentor: Guiding the Journey of Adult Learners / Edition 1

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by Laurent A. Daloz
     
 

ISBN-10: 0787940720

ISBN-13: 9780787940720

Pub. Date: 08/20/1999

Publisher: Wiley

Revised and updated from the award-winning classic Effective Teaching and Mentoring, this second edition is a practical, engaging exploration of mentoring and its power to transform learning. Filled with inspiring vignettes, Mentor shows how anyone who teaches can become a successful mentor.

"Nowhere else are learning, development, and mentoring so vividly and

Overview

Revised and updated from the award-winning classic Effective Teaching and Mentoring, this second edition is a practical, engaging exploration of mentoring and its power to transform learning. Filled with inspiring vignettes, Mentor shows how anyone who teaches can become a successful mentor.

"Nowhere else are learning, development, and mentoring so vividly and engagingly written about than in Daloz's book. . . . Already a classic in the field, this second edition updates us all on the awesome power and responsibility inherent in the mentor's role."
—Sharan B. Merriam, professor, Department of Adult Education, University of Georgia

"Essential reading.... This book will help more of us grow into one of the most life-giving relationships we can have with another person, one that will bring deep fulfillment to our own souls. Daloz has given a great gift to all who teach and learn."
—Parker J. Palmer, author of The Courage to Teach

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787940720
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
08/20/1999
Series:
Higher and Adult Education Series
Edition description:
Subsequent
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.78(d)

Table of Contents

ADULT LEARNING AS DEVELOPMENT.

First Shards: The Search for Meaning as a Motive for Learning.

Mentors, Myths, and Metamorphosis: Education as a Transformational Journey.

Maps of Transformation: How Adults Change and Develop.

LEARNING AS A TRANSFORMATIVE JOURNEY.

The Deep and Savage Way: The Unsettling First Steps of an Educational Journey.

The Dynamic of Transformation: How Learning Changes the Learner.

Returning Home: Helping Adults Integrate New Insights.

FOSTERING ADULT LEARNING.

The Ecology of Adult Learning: Barriers and Incentives to Learning and Growth.

The Yoda Factor: Guiding Adults Through Difficult Transitions.

The Art of the Mentor: Limits and Possibilities.

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