EQUJUST

EquJust-group analyses objectives, definitions and processes of adult, vocational and higher education in relation to equality and justice, in the era of trans-nationalized politics and globalized markets. An essential aspect of the work in EquJust group is to collaborate with relevant national and international actors and networks. The members assume that this requires new spaces and methods in empirical, theoretical and conceptual research collaboration.

Research focus and goals

The group focuses on the following research themes:

1.Challenges of environmental, social and economic inequality and forced migration in adult, vocational and higher education.

2.Transforming relations between research, practice and politics of adult, vocational and higher education.

3.Transnationalization of adult, vocational and higher educational policies and practices

4.Transforming equality politics in adult, vocational and higher education.

5.Freedom and responsibility of popular adult education

 

The group aims at societal impact by joining researchers, practitioners and policymakers to:

1. Discuss research needs experienced among practitioners and policymakers of education

2. Draw conclusions for improving practices and policies

3. Publish synthesis reports based on analyses, discussions and conclusions

4. Promote adult, vocational and higher education for sustainable planetary equality and justice

 

More information about EquJust group from the website: https://equjust.wordpress.com/home/

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