Annotated Suggested Readings

Jarvis, P. and Parker, S. (2009) Human Learning: An Holistic Approach. London: Routledge.

An attempt to bring together different planes of focus in thinking about how we learn.


Pike, E. and Beames, S. (2013) Outdoor Adventure and Social Theory. London: Routledge.

A smorgasbord of social theorists and theory with an outdoor learning focus.


Waite, S. and Pratt, N. (2015) Situated learning (learning in situ). In: James D. Wright (editor-in-chief), International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, 2nd edition, Vol. 22. Oxford: Elsevier, pp. 5–12.

Highlights theory and contexts of sociocultural and place-based concepts of learning outside the classroom.