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Lifelong learning: Emergent enactments

Edwards R (2010) Lifelong learning: Emergent enactments, Pedagogy, Culture and Society, 18 (2), pp. 145-157.

This article represents four emergences through which to explore the significance of lifelong learning. Drawing in particular on complexity theory and actor-network theory, it seeks to develop an understanding of the reductions and emergences, and purifications and translations to which lifelong learning is subject. To do this, the article also seeks to mobilise the logic of the rhizome as articulated by Deleuze and Guattari. As such, it seeks to add further enactments of lifelong learning to those that already exist.

Lifelong learning; Complexity; Actor-network theory; Emergence; Translation; Responsibility

AuthorsEdwards Richard
Publication date07/2010
PublisherTaylor & Francis (Routledge)
ISSN 1468-1366

Pedagogy, Culture and Society: Volume 18, Issue 2 (2010)

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