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  • Diversity, Transformative Knowledge, and Civic Education: Selected Essays book cover

    Diversity, Transformative Knowledge, and Civic Education

    Selected Essays, 1st Edition

    By James A. Banks

    The essays collected in this book, by James A. Banks, a foundational figure in the field of multicultural education, illuminate the interconnection between the author’s work on knowledge construction and civic education. In pieces both poignant and personal, Banks shares some of his most…

    eBook – 2020-03-12
    Routledge

  • Human Rights Education for Psychologists book cover

    Human Rights Education for Psychologists

    1st Edition

    Edited by Polli Hagenaars, Marlena Plavšić, Nora Sveaass, Ulrich Wagner, Tony Wainwright

    This ground-breaking book is designed to raise awareness of human rights implications in psychology, and provide knowledge and tools enabling psychologists to put a human rights perspective into practice. Psychologists have always been deeply engaged in alleviating the harmful consequences human…

    eBook – 2020-03-12
    Routledge

  • STEM Education in Primary Classrooms: Unravelling Contemporary Approaches in Australia and New Zealand book cover

    STEM Education in Primary Classrooms

    Unravelling Contemporary Approaches in Australia and New Zealand, 1st Edition

    Edited by Angela Fitzgerald, Carole Haeusler, Linda Pfeiffer

    If you were to peer into a primary school classroom somewhere across Australia and New Zealand, you would be forgiven for thinking that science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education is synonymous with coding and digital technologies. However, while these aspects are important,…

    eBook – 2020-03-12
    Routledge

  • Abundance for What? book cover

    Abundance for What?

    1st Edition

    By David Riesman

    This classic collection of essays by David Riesman discusses the implications of affluence in America. Riesman maintains that the question that should be raised by wealth has shifted over time from how to obtain wealth to how to make use of it. Another key theme concerns issues relevant to higher…

    eBook – 2020-03-12
    Routledge

  • Nations in Transit - 2000-2001: Civil Society, Democracy and Markets in East Central Europe and Newly Independent States book cover

    Nations in Transit - 2000-2001

    Civil Society, Democracy and Markets in East Central Europe and Newly Independent States, 1st Edition

    By Alexander Motyl

    How are democracy and market reforms faring in East Central Europe and the former Soviet Union? Is civil society expanding or shrinking? Are the media free or fettered by official constraints? To what degree are nations governed by the rule of law? Are human rights respected? Do taxation and trade…

    eBook – 2020-03-12
    Routledge

  • Grass Lark: Study of Lafcadio Hearn book cover

    Grass Lark

    Study of Lafcadio Hearn, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Stevenson

    It is remarkable how persistent a "minor" writer may be. He may lack the large vision and universal message of the great writer, but instead possess a clear, true, intense view of particular places, peoples, and situations that renders hi work unique and irreplacable. Lafcadio Hearn (1850-1904) is…

    eBook – 2020-03-12
    Routledge

  • History of Higher Education Annual: 1998: The Land-Grant ACT and American Higher Education: Contexts and Consequences book cover

    History of Higher Education Annual: 1998

    The Land-Grant ACT and American Higher Education: Contexts and Consequences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roger L. Geiger

    Published in 1998, this is Volume 18 of the Perspectives on the History of Higher Education annual which includes a collection of 7 articles on The Land-Grant Act and American Higher Education: Context and Consequences.…

    eBook – 2020-03-12
    Routledge

  • The Safety of Elderly Drivers: Yesterday's Young in Today's Traffic book cover

    The Safety of Elderly Drivers

    Yesterday's Young in Today's Traffic, 1st Edition

    By J. Peter Rothe

    By the turn of the century, the elderly will comprise about 20 percent of the population in North America, and 28 percent of those who drive. Place this percentage in high-powered automobiles, and the need for planning and policy development becomes evident. Most standard research on elderly…

    eBook – 2020-03-12
    Routledge

  • Thinking Politically: Liberalism in the Age of Ideology book cover

    Thinking Politically

    Liberalism in the Age of Ideology, 1st Edition

    By Raymond Aron

    Thinking Politically brings together a series of remarkable interviews with Raymond Arn that form a political history of our time. Ranging over an entire lifetime, from his youthful experience with the rise of Nazi totalitarianism in Berlin to the dénouement of the cold war. Aron mediates on the…

    eBook – 2020-03-12
    Routledge

  • Caring for the Dying at Home: Companions on the Journey book cover

    Caring for the Dying at Home

    Companions on the Journey, 1st Edition

    By Keri Thomas

    This comprehensive resource book, the key text for the Gold Standards Framework (GSF) Programme, supports and enables all primary health professionals, and all those involved in palliative care, to make improvements in care provided for their patients, as recommended in the NICE guidance on…

    eBook – 2020-03-11
    CRC Press

  • Twisted Rails, Sunken Ships: The Rhetoric of Nineteenth Century Steamboat and Railroad Accident Investigation Reports, 1833-1879 book cover

    Twisted Rails, Sunken Ships

    The Rhetoric of Nineteenth Century Steamboat and Railroad Accident Investigation Reports, 1833-1879, 1st Edition

    By John R. Brockman

    Contemporary disaster investigation reports into the Shuttle, Three Mile Island, or the World Trade Centre did not happen by chance, but were the result of an evolution of the discourse communities involved with investigating technological accidents. The relationships of private companies, coroners…

    eBook – 2020-03-11
    Routledge

  • Development of Adult Thinking: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Cognitive Development and Adult Learning book cover

    Development of Adult Thinking

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Cognitive Development and Adult Learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eeva K. Kallio

    Development of Adult Thinking is a timely synthesis and evaluation of the current knowledge and emerging issues relating to adult cognitive development and learning. Focusing on psychological and educational cutting-edge research as well as giving an overview of the key theorists such as Piaget…

    eBook – 2020-03-11
    Routledge

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