MACE Press (Maynooth Adult and Community Education) is the Department's publication house which specialises in Radical Research Practice & Theory in Adult and Community Education.
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Writing your thesis - A guide for postgraduate students


Writing a thesis can appear very daunting particularly if you’ve been away from formal learning for many years. This book is specifically designed for students returning to learning at postgraduate level in the arts and social sciences. It demystifies thesis construction and explains how to research and write a thesis.

Edited by Anne Ryan and Tony Walsh



Further Education and Training: History, Politics, Practice
(MACE Press: Maynooth, 2014)

Edited by Michael Murray, Bernie Grummell and Anne Ryan

Book Review by Aontas:
  The Adult Learner 2015 Book Review of Further Education & Training: History, Politics and Practice


Building a Better Future: Contributions by the Irish Defence Forces
(Mace Press: Maynooth, 2012)

Edited by Tony Walsh

Original Sins: New Irish Writing
(MACE Press: Maynooth, 2011)

Edited by Suzanne Power and John MacKenna

Radical Learning for Liberation 2
(MACE Press: Maynooth, 2007)

Edited by Bríd Connolly, Ted Fleming, David McCormack, and Anne Ryan


Unsettling the horses: Interrogating adult education perspectives.
(MACE Press: Maynooth, 2004)

Edited by Anne Ryan and Tony Walsh