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Researcher: Bell, R (Dr Rowena Bell)

Fields of Research

Other education
Curriculum and pedagogy
Technical, further and workplace education
Environmental education and extension
Educational psychology
Urban geography
Small business organisation and management

Research Objectives

Other education and training
Management and productivity
Work and labour market

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Effective farmer groups for defining best practices for sustainable agriculture; APEN 2003 National Forum, Extending Extension: beyond traditional boundaries, methods and ways of thinking
Sharing the Driving Seat: Involving everyone in a family business; Rural Society
Sharing the Driving Seat: tackling the hard issues; Country Matters - A national conference on the role of the social sciences in developing policy and programs for Australia's rural industries
Small business and networks: Aspects of social capital in a small rural town
Support Networks and Trust: How Social Capital Facilitates Economic Outcomes; Learning Communities, Regional Sustainability and the Learning Society
Support networks and trust: How social capital facilitates learning outcomes for small businesses; Learning Communities, Regional Sustainability and the Learning Society
The role of group learning in building social capital; Journal of Vocational Education and Training
Vocational education and training in rural and remote Australia; NCVER
Vocational Education and Training in Rural Schools: Education for the community; Vocal - The Australian Journal of Vocational Education and Training in Schools
Vocational Education and Training in rural schools: education for the community (March); Third National Conference of the Australian Vocational Education and Training Research Association (AVETRA)
Vocational Education and Training in Tasmanian Rural Schools: Education for the Community (September); ACEA Conference
What's different away from the rat race? Issues for VET in non-metropolitan Australia; Australian Vocational Education and Training Research Association

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision