Resources and Publications


Resources

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 Problem Brief About Action Learning 9 Ways to Kill Action Learning Critically Reflective Action Learning S4C


Publications

Recent books include Mike and Christine's Facilitating Action Learning: A practitioner's guide (Maidenhead: Open University Press 2013); Mike's Action Learning in Practice 4th Edition (Farnham: Gower 2011) and Action Learning for Managers 2nd Edition (Farnham: Gower 2008)

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Other papers and reports

Brook C, Pedler M, Abbott C & Burgoyne J (2016) "On stopping doing those things that are not getting us to where we want to be: Unlearning, wicked problems and critical action learning" Human Relations 2016, Vol. 69(2) 369–389

Wang J, Bloodworth M (2016) ‘First time facilitator’s experience: designing and facilitating an action learning programme in China’ Action Learning Research and Practice 2016, Vol, 13 (12) 176-183 

Pedler M, Shih-wei Hsu (2014) Unlearning, Critical Action Learning and Wicked Problems. Action Learning Research and Practice 11(3) pg 296-310

Bloodworth M, (2014) Moving from opportunism to expediency when introducing action learning into an organisation. Action Learning Reseacrh and Practice 11(3) 352-360 

Pedler M, Abbott C, Brook C & Burgoyne J (2013) 'Improving social work practice through critically reflective action learning' Final Report to Skills for Care, Contract Number SLA13-CEN-12002 March

Abbott C, Mayes C. (2014) Action Learning for Professionals Action Learning Research and Practice 11 (1) 72-80

Abbott C, Burtney L, Wall C (2013) Buiding capacity in Social Care Action Learning Research and Practice 10 (2) 168-177

Pedler M (2012) "All in a knot of one another's labours: self-determination, network organising and learning" Action Learning Research and Practice 9(1) 5 - 28

Pedler M & Attwood M (2011) "How can action learning contribute to social capital?" Action Learning Research and Practice 8(1) 27-39

Pedler M & Abbott C (2008) "Lean and learning: action learning for service improvement" Leadership in Health Service 21(2) 87-98

Pedler M & Abbott C (2008) "Am I doing it right? Facilitating action learning for service improvement" Leadership in Health Service 21(3) 185-199