ALARj: Action Learning and Action Research Journal. Volume 20 Number  2. December 2014.
ALARj: Action Learning and Action Research Journal. Volume 20 Number 2. December 2014.
ISSN: 1326-964X

ALARA is a strategic network of people interested or involved in using action learning or action research to generate collaborative learning, research and action to transform workplaces, schools, colleges, universities, communities, voluntary organisations, governments and businesses.

ALARA's vision is that action learning and action research will be widely used and publicly shared by individuals and groups creating local and global change for the achievement of a more equitable, just, joyful, productive, peaceful and sustainable society.


  • Editorial, Susan Goff
  • Adapting the Learning History approach for use in inter-organisational contexts: Learnings from a problem gambling project, Carlene Boucher and Wayne Fallon
  • Can Action Research improve project results? Results from a study of an Agile Project Management framework for an SME IT environment, Daniel O?Sheedy
  • Reflexive study of the Continuous Practice Improvement of a Global Marketeer, Michael M. Dent
  • Special Notice from the Faculty of Design Architecture and Building at the University of Technology, Sydney: Collaborative Action Research Laboratory (CARLab), Chivonne Alegro and Shankar Sankaran
  • 'Ngulluck Katitj Wah Koorl Koorliny/ Us mob going along learning to research together': Drawing on Action Research to develop a Literature Review on Indigenous gendered health and wellbeing, Bronwyn Fredericks, Kathleen Clapham, Roxanne Bainbridge et al.
  • Implementing the Action Research approach in the context of Swedish municipal care: A facilitator?s reflections, Zada Pajalic, Lena Persson and Claudia Gillberg
  • Empowerment in Participatory Action Research conducted in Malaysia, Fariza Puteh-Behak
  • Capturing the proven experience through Action Learning: The systematic work of developing Quality in Swedish leisure-time centres, Maria Hjalmarsson and Asa Soderstrom
  • ALARA membership information and article submissions