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Stephen Brookfield (born 1949 in Liverpool, England) is an internationally acclaimed scholar in adult education who holds the title of Distinguished University Professor at the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota. Before that he was a Professor of Higher and Adult Education at Columbia University in New York for ten years. During 2002 he was a Visiting Professor at Harvard University.

In his teaching career Stephen Brookfield has worked in England, Canada, Australia, and the U.S., teaching in a variety of college settings. He has written ten books on adult learning, adult teaching, critical thinking, discussion methods and critical theory as well as critical pedagogy. He has won the Cyril O. Houle World Award for Literature in Adult Education four times (in 1986, 1989, 1996 and 2005). He also won the 1986 Imogene Okes Award for Outstanding Research in Adult Education. His work has been translated into several languages including German, Finnish and Chinese. In 2001 he received the Leadership Award from the Association for Continuing Higher Education (ACHE) for "extraordinary contributions to the general field of continuing education on a national and international level."

He has an honorary doctor of letters from the University System of New Hampshire in 1991 for his contributions to understanding adult learning, and in 2003 he was awarded an honorary doctor of letters degree from Concordia University (St. Paul, Minnesota). Currently he serves on various editorial boards of international educational journals.

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Total Books: 11
Powerful Techniques for Teaching in Lifelong Learning
2013 - Powerful Techniques for Teaching in Lifelong Learning (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780335244775
ISBN-10: 0335244777
Genre: Reference
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The Power of Critical Theory for Adult Learning And Teaching
The Power of Critical Theory for Adult Learning And Teaching
2005 - The Power of Critical Theory for Adult Learning and Teaching (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780335211333
ISBN-10: 033521133X
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Discussion As a Way of Teaching  Tools and Techniques for University Teachers
1999 - Discussion As a Way of Teaching Tools and Techniques for University Teachers (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780335201617
ISBN-10: 033520161X
Genre: Nonfiction
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The Skillful Teacher On Technique Trust and Responsiveness in the Classroom
1990 - The Skillful Teacher on Technique Trust and Responsiveness in the Classroom [The Jossey-Bass Higher Education Series] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781555422677
ISBN-10: 1555422675
Genre: Nonfiction
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Developing Critical Thinkers Challenging Adults to Explore Alternative Ways of Thinking and Acting
Learning Democracy Eduard Lindeman on Adult Education and Social Change
Learning Democracy Eduard Lindeman on Adult Education and Social Change [Croom Series on Theory and Practice of Adult Education in North America] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780709950172
ISBN-10: 0709950179
Genre: Nonfiction
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Adult learners adult education and the community
Adult Learners Adult Education and the Community (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780807727027
ISBN-10: 0807727024
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