ERIC Number: ED423393
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Vocational Education and Training--The European Research Field. Background Report. Volume I. First Edition.
European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training, Thessaloniki (Greece).
This document contains 12 papers on vocational education and training (VET) and related research that were developed for a 1998 European research report titled "Training for a Changing Society." The following papers are included: "Foreword" (Stavros Stavrou, Manfred Tessaring); "Institutional Framework Conditions and Regulation of Initial Vocational Training Using Germany, France, and Great Britain as Examples" (Richard Koch, Jochen Reuling); "Financing of Vocational Education and Training" (Folkmar Kath); "Demography, Labour and Training: State of Research and European Developments" (Gert Hullen); "Employment Structures and Labour Market Aspects Related to VET" (James Tatch, Cliff Pratten, Paul Ryan); "Technical Change, Work Organisation and Skills: Theoretical Background and Implications for Education and Training Policies" (Eve Caroli); "New Technologies and Work Organization--Impact on Vocational Education and Training" (Gisela Dybowski); "Costs and Benefits of Vocational Training" (Ulrich Van Lith); "Costs and Benefits of Vocational Education and Training at the Microeconomic Level" (Winand Kau); "Sector-Specific, Intermediate and High Skills and Their Impact on Productivity and Growth in Manufacturing Sectors of the European Union" (Frank Corvers); "The Future of Work and Skills--Visions, Trends and Forecasts" (Manfred Tessaring); "Information Needs for Individual Career Decisions" (Bernd-Joachim Ertelt, Gerhard Seidel); and "Apprenticeship: Dead-End Sectors and Occupations? Implications of Structural Change and New Employment Possibilities for Apprenticeship Training" (Arie Gelderblom). (MN)
Descriptors: Apprenticeships, Career Choice, Comparative Analysis, Cost Effectiveness, Demography, Education Work Relationship, Educational Needs, Educational Policy, Educational Practices, Educational Research, Educational Trends, Emerging Occupations, Employment Opportunities, Employment Patterns, Employment Qualifications, Financial Support, Foreign Countries, Futures (of Society), Industrial Structure, Information Needs, Job Skills, Labor Market, Manufacturing Industry, Microeconomics, Policy Formation, Postsecondary Education, Productivity, Secondary Education, State of the Art Reviews, Technological Advancement, Theory Practice Relationship, Trend Analysis, Vocational Education
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Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Reports - Research
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Authoring Institution: European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training, Thessaloniki (Greece).