Local development, community and adult learning 2Evans, Rob
Duisburg: nisaba Verl., 2010; 240 S., ISBN 978-3-941379-02-2; Kongress: International Seminar of the ESRA Research Network "Between global and local: adult learning & development"; 3 (Magdeburg) : 2009.05.28-30
Rob Evans, born in London, teaches Academic English at the University of Magdeburg, Germany. He studied Russian in the Leeds and Tübingen, obtaining his first degree from the University of Leeds. After many years in adult, further and higher education, he gained an MA and Doctorate in Education. His main research interests include biography research methods, conversation analysis and discourses of learning. Recent publications include "Learning Discourse. Learning Biographies, Embedded Speech and Discourse Identity in Students' Talk" (2004), Peter Lang, and "L'entretien auto/biographique et les paroles" (2008), Pratiques de formations (Analyses), 55, Université Paris VIII.