ERIC Number: ED455388
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: 92-896 0035-7
Training in Europe: Second Report on Vocational Training Research in Europe, 2000. Background Report. Volumes 1-3. CEDEFOP Reference Series.
Descy, Pascaline, Ed.; Tessaring, Manfred, Ed.
These three volumes comprise the background publication of the second report on vocational education and training (VET) research in Europe. The two parts of Volume 1 contain 10 papers; Volume 2 contains 11 papers in two parts; and there are 10 papers in the two parts and annex of Volume 3. In Volume 1 are the following: "Steering, Networking, and Profiles of Professionals in VET" (Lassnigg); "Financing VET" (Green et al.); "How to Improve the Standing of Vocational Compared to General Education" (Lasonen, Manning); "Certification and Legibility of Competence" (Bouder et al.); "Changing Institutional and Political Role of Nonformal Learning" (Bjornavold); "Problems Raised by the Changing Role of Trainers in a European Context" (Brugia, de Blignieres); "Lifelong Learning" (Cheallaigh); "Training for New Jobs" (Onstenk); "Vocational Training and Innovative Practices in the Environmental Sector" (Loos); and "Company-Based Learning in the Context of New Forms of Learning and Differentiated Training Paths" (Dehnbostel, Dybowski). Volume 2 contains these papers: "Globalization, Division of Labor, and Training Needs from a Company View" (Dejonckheere, Van Hootegem); "Training, Mobility, and Regulation of the Wage Relationship" (Hanchane); "Employment and Training Practices of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises" (Trouve); "Human Resource Development in Europe" (Nyhan); "Reporting on Human Capital" (Westphalen); "Vocational Training Research on the Basis of Enterprise Surveys" (Bellmann); "Skills Market" (Planas et al.); "Economic Performance of Education and Training" (Barrett); "Unemployment and Skills from a Dynamic Perspective" (Bollens); "Overqualification" (Buchel); and "Forecasting Skill Requirements at National and Company Levels" (Wilson). Volume 3 and its Annex contain these papers: "Training and Individual Performance" (Pfeiffer); "Effect of National Institutional Differences on Education/Training to Work Transitions in Europe" (Hannan et al.); "Education and Labor Market Change" (Hannan, Werquin); "Selection, Social Exclusion, and Training Offers for Target Groups" (Vranken, Frans); "Training and Employment Perspectives for Lower Qualified People" (Brandsma); "Research on VET at the Crossroads of Transition in Central and Eastern Europe" (Strietska-Ilina); "VET Research in Other European and Non-European Countries" (Lauterbach et al.); "Research on VET in the Current Research Framework of the European Commission" (Van den Brande); "Synopsis of Selected VET-Related Projects Undertaken in the Framework of the Leonardo da Vinci I Program"; and "Targeted Socioeconomic Research." (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Comparative Education, Cost Effectiveness, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Education Work Relationship, Educational Certificates, Educational Finance, Educational Research, Employment Opportunities, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Human Capital, Inplant Programs, Job Skills, Job Training, Labor Force Development, Labor Market, Labor Relations, Lifelong Learning, Nonformal Education, Outcomes of Education, Partnerships in Education, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Skill Development, Student Certification, Supply and Demand, Underemployment, Unemployment, Vocational Education, Wages
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Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training, Thessaloniki (Greece).