Learning Society Stiglitz

Creating a Learning Society: A New Approach to Growth, Development, and Social Progress

Creating a Learning Society: A New Approach to Growth, Development, and Social Progress (Kenneth J. Arrow Lecture Series) by Joseph E. Stiglitz, Bruce C. Greenwald, Philippe Aghion and Kenneth J. Arrow
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0231152140 | ISBN-13: 9780231152143 | 680 pages | EPUB | 19 MB

It has long been recognized that most standard of living increases are associated with advances in technology, not the accumulation of capital. Yet it has also become clear that what truly separates developed from less developed countries is not just a gap in resources or output but a gap in knowledge.

Globalization, Lifelong Learning and the Learning Society  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at April 1, 2016
Globalization, Lifelong Learning and the Learning Society

Globalization, Lifelong Learning and the Learning Society: Sociological Perspectives: 2 by Peter Jarvis
English | 1 Feb. 2007 | ISBN: 0415355427, 0415355435 | 256 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

This book critically assesses the learning that is required and provided within a learning society and gives a detailed sociological analysis of the emerging role of lifelong learning with examples from around the globe. Divided into three clear parts the book:…

Globalization, Lifelong Learning and the Learning Society  

Posted by yousufhunk at July 23, 2011
Globalization, Lifelong Learning and the Learning Society

Globalization, Lifelong Learning and the Learning Society
Routledge | March 14, 2007 | ISBN-10: 0415355435 | 256 pages | PDF | 2 MB

This book critically assesses the learning that is required and provided within a learning society and gives a detailed sociological analysis of the emerging role of lifelong learning with examples from around the globe. Divided into three

Learning Society and People With Learning Difficulties  

Posted by Den1985s at Jan. 20, 2010
Learning Society and People With Learning Difficulties

Learning Society and People With Learning Difficulties
Publisher: Policy Press | ISBN: 1861342233 | edition 2001 | PDF | 255 pages | 1 mb

There is a growing concern about the social exclusion of a range of minority groups, including people with learning difficulties. Lifelong learning is seen as one of the central means of challenging the exclusion of this group, but also of enhancing their economic status. This book demonstrates that policy based on human capital premises has produced forms of lifelong learning which exacerbate the marginalisation of people with learning difficulties.
Creating a Learning Society?: Learning Careers and Policies for Lifelong Learning

Creating a Learning Society?: Learning Careers and Policies for Lifelong Learning By Stephen Gorard, Gareth Rees
Publisher: Policy Press 2002-12 | 192 Pages | ISBN: 1861342861 | PDF | 1.5 MB

Lifelong learning is a key government strategy - both in the UK and internationally - to promote economic growth and combat social exclusion. This book presents a highly innovative study of participation in lifelong learning and the problems which need to be overcome if lifelong learning policies are to be successful…

Machine Learning for Cyber Physical Systems  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Dec. 3, 2016
Machine Learning for Cyber Physical Systems

Machine Learning for Cyber Physical Systems
Springer | Engineering | December 29, 2016 | ISBN-10: 3662538059 | 72 pages | pdf | 2.87 mb

Editors: Beyerer, Jürgen, Niggemann, Oliver, Kühnert, Christian (Eds.)
Selected papers from the International Conference ML4CPS 2016
Includes the full proceedings of the 2016 ML4CPS – Machine Learning for Cyber Physical Systems Conference
Presents recent and new advances in automated machine learning methods
Provides an accessible and succinct overview on machine learning for cyber physical systems

Russian Society and the Orthodox Church: Religion in Russia after Communism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Dec. 1, 2016
Russian Society and the Orthodox Church: Religion in Russia after Communism

Russian Society and the Orthodox Church: Religion in Russia after Communism (BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies) by Zoe Knox
English | Nov. 4, 2004 | ISBN: 0415320534 | 270 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Russian Society and the Orthodox Church examines the Russian Orthodox Church's social and political role and its relationship to civil society in post-Communist Russia. It shows how Orthodox prelates, clergy and laity have shaped Russians' attitudes towards religious and ideological pluralism, which in turn have influenced the ways in which Russians understand civil society, including those of its features - pluralism and freedom of conscience - that are essential for a functioning democracy.

The Wiley Handbook of Psychology, Technology and Society  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Dec. 1, 2016
The Wiley Handbook of Psychology, Technology and Society

The Wiley Handbook of Psychology, Technology and Society by Larry D. Rosen, Nancy Cheever, L. Mark Carrier
English | June 2, 2015 | ISBN: 1118772024 | EPUB | 592 pages | 4.9 MB

Learning From Data - Introductory Machine Learning Course  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Nov. 28, 2016
Learning From Data - Introductory Machine Learning Course

Learning From Data - Introductory Machine Learning Course
HDRips | MP4/AVC, ~222 kb/s | 1280x720 | Duration: 23:36:03 | English: AAC, 96 kb/s (2 ch) | 3.22 GB
Genre: Science

This introductory computer science course in machine learning will cover basic theory, algorithms, and applications. Machine learning is a key technology in Big Data, and in many financial, medical, commercial, and scientific applications. It enables computational systems to automatically learn how to perform a desired task based on information extracted from the data. Machine learning has become one of the hottest fields of study today and the demand for jobs is only expected to increase. Gaining skills in this field will get you one step closer to becoming a data scientist or quantitative analyst.

Encyclopedia of Play in Today's Society [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Nov. 28, 2016
Encyclopedia of Play in Today's Society [Repost]

Encyclopedia of Play in Today's Society: A Social History by Rodney P. Carlisle
English | 10 Jun. 2009 | ISBN: 1412966701 | 991 Pages | PDF | 53 MB

The Encyclopedia of Play: A Social History explores the concept of play in history and modern society in the United States and internationally.