Michael Newman writes about adult education and social and political action. This website has been set up to provide free access to three of his books, and to provide information on some of his other publications. The books you can access free of charge are:


Maeler's Regard book cover

MAELER’S REGARD: Images of Adult Learning

defining the enemy cover

DEFINING THE ENEMY: Adult Education in Social Action

the third contract cover

 THE THIRD CONTRACT: Theory and Practice in Trade Union Training

The books are presented in PDF file. Click on the title for a description of each book and information on how to download it.

The site also carries information on Mike’s book TEACHING DEFIANCE: Stories and Strategies for Activist Educators. Click on the  title for information about the book and how to buy it.

Teaching Defiance - Michael Newman

TEACHING DEFIANCE: Stories and Strategies for Activist Educators

You can find a list of Mike’s books, details about some articles he has written and information about Mike himself.