IRRODL Issue 14(4)
International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning
Dear Colleagues,

Please find below the table of contents for issue 14(4) of The International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning.

As Athabasca University and Northern Alberta settle into fall, my co-editor, Professor Rory McGreal, and I are delighted to present you with a hefty new collection of research articles. As always, each article is available in a number of formats for your convenience.

Happy and useful reading!

Best wishes
Dianne Conrad

The International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning

Table of Contents


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Editorial: Volume 14, Number 4 HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
Dianne Conrad  

Research Articles

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Distance and e-learning, social justice, and development: The relevance of capability approaches to the mission of open universities HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
Alan William Tait  
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The extent of and reasons for non re-enrolment: A case of Korea National Open University HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
Hyoseon Choi, Yekyung Lee, Insung Jung, Colin Latchem  
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The adoption of open educational resources by one community college math department HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
John Levi Hilton III, Donna Gaudet, Phil Clark, Jared Robinson, David Wiley  
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Making distance visible: Assembling nearness in an online distance learning programme HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
Jen Ross, Michael Sean Gallagher, Hamish Macleod  
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Evaluation of the Vocational Education Orientation Programme (VEOP) at a university in South Africa HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
Lynette Jacobs, Corene De Wet  
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Measuring use and creation of open educational resources in higher education HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
Ross Charles McKerlich, Cindy Ives, Rory McGreal  
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Comparison of course completion and student performance through online and traditional courses HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
Thomas Wayne Atchley, Gary Wingenbach, Cynthia Akers  
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Mobile app design for teaching and learning: Educators’ experiences in an online graduate course HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
Yu-Chang Hsu, Yu-Hui Ching  
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Learning in a small, task–oriented, connectivist MOOC: Pedagogical issues and implications for higher education HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
Jenny Mackness, Marion Waite, George Roberts, Elizabeth Lovegrove  
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Virtual worlds: Relationship between real life and experience in Second Life HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
Scott P. Anstadt, Shannon Bradley, Ashley Burnette  
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The influence of e-learning on individual and collective empowerment in the public sector: An empirical study of Korean government employees HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
Mann Hyung Hur, Yeonwook Im  
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OERScout technology framework: A novel approach to open educational resources search HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
Ishan Sudeera Abeywardena, Chee Seng Chan, Choy Yoong Tham  
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Power distance in online learning: Experience of Chinese learners in U.S. higher education HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
Yi (Leaf) Zhang  
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Assessment of the effectiveness of internet-based distance learning through the VClass e-Education platform HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
Chadchadaporn Pukkaew  

Leadership in Open and Distance Learning Notes

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Editorial: Leadership in Open and Distance Learning Notes HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
Marti Cleveland-Innes  
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Leader-member exchange theory in higher and distance education HTML PDF MP3 EPUB
Robert Leo Power