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ERIC Number: EJ675764
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-1366-5626
Learning from Others at Work: Communities of Practice and Informal Learning.
Boud, David; Middleton, Heather
Journal of Workplace Learning, v15 n5 p194-202 2003
Interviews in four worksites with tiling teachers, educational planners, human resources officers, and off-campus trainers found that learning was strongly influenced by the nature of the work and workplace. However, only some of the learning networks fit the concept of communities of practice; other conceptualizations are needed to reflect the process accurately. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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