The Adult Learner Journal

The Adult Learner - the only peer reviewed Irish Journal of Adult and Community Education. Founded in the mid-1980s this long established, highly regarded journal is essential reading for anyone interested in or studying adult learning. 

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The Adult Learner, the Irish Journal of adult and community education is a valuable resource that documents the growth and development of adult learning policy and practice. It provides a forum for critical reflection on the practices of teaching and learning, giving priority to subject matter that addresses disadvantage, social exclusion, equality, workplace learning and the study of the teacher/student relationship.

LATEST JOURNALS

Adult Learner Journal 2020

This complete pdf of The Adult Learner 2020

Section 1 - 2020

Section 1 of The Adult Learner 2020 - Perspectives on Community and Lifelong Learning

Section 2 - 2020

Section 2 of The Adult Learner 2020 - Book and Policy Reviews

All editions of the Irish Journal of Adult and Community Education, The Adult Learner,
from 1985 – 2019, are available free of charge for download here.

Niamh O'Reilly

Niamh O'Reilly

Chair of Editorial Board

Niamh O'Reilly

Chair of Editorial Board

Rosemary Moreland

Rosemary Moreland

Editor, Ulster University

Rosemary Moreland

Editor, Ulster University

Jane O'Kelly

Jane O'Kelly

Dublin City University

Jane O'Kelly

Dublin City University

Luke Murtagh

Luke Murtagh

Luke Murtagh

Helen Murphy

Helen Murphy

Waterford Institute of Technology

Helen Murphy

Waterford Institute of Technology

Maria Slowey

Maria Slowey

Dublin City University

Maria Slowey

Dublin City University

David Mallows

David Mallows

University College London

David Mallows

University College London

Nuala Glanton

Nuala Glanton

Cork Education and Training Board (ETB)

Nuala Glanton

Cork Education and Training Board (ETB)

Bairbre Fleming

Bairbre Fleming

University College Dublin

Bairbre Fleming

University College Dublin

Deirdre Lynskey

Deirdre Lynskey

Queen’s University Belfast

Deirdre Lynskey

Queen’s University Belfast