About the Author
John Field is Professor Emeritus in the Institute of Education, University of Stirling. He has published widely on socio-economic aspects of lifelong learning, including previous specialist studies of social capital and adult learning. He is Honorary Professor of Continuing Education at the University of Warwick and Gastprofessor at the University of Cologne.
Table of Contents
1. The Genesis of a Concept
2.The Power of Connections
3. Walk on the Dark Side
4. Is the Internet Killing Social Capital?
5. Social Capital in Policy and Practice