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Table of Contents
Contents: Preface: mentoring as myth and reality: evidence and ambiguity, Cedric Cullingford; A decade of change? Mentor groups acting as communities of learners, Sue Warren; A status report on teacher mentoring programmes in the United States, Tom Ganser; The balancing act of mentoring: mediating between newcomers and communities of practice, Marion Jones; Introducing mentoring systems in a centrally controlled state: a case study, Mohammad Momany with Cedric Cullingford; Mentoring in the induction system of five countries: a sum greater than its parts, Ted Britton; Learning mentorship in the primary school, Christine Farmery; Sitting with Nellie? Subject knowledge and the role of the mentor, Dina Al-Jamal with Cedric Cullingford; Mentoring in the academic world, Ulla Lindgren; Mentoring new academic staff in higher education, Gillian Trorey and Chris Blamires; Mentoring on-line: rethinking the tutor/student experience, Val Tarbitt; Afterword, Cedric Cullingford; Indexes.