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  • Ethics in Public Service Interpreting book cover

    Ethics in Public Service Interpreting

    1st Edition

    By Mary Phelan, Mette Rudvin, Hanne Skaaden, Patrick Kermit

    This is the first book to focus solely on ethics in public service interpreting. Four leading researchers from across Europe share their expertise on ethics, the theory behind ethics, types of ethics, codes of ethics, and what it means to be a public service interpreter. This volume is highly…

    eBook – 2019-10-16

  • An Introduction to Jewish Ethics book cover

    An Introduction to Jewish Ethics

    1st Edition

    By Louis Newman

    For courses in Religion, Judaism and Ethics. This text offers an overview of the Jewish ethical tradition as it has evolved from biblical times to the present. Provides an overview of the central beliefs of classical Judaism and the ways in which these frame traditional Jewish approaches to issues…

    eBook – 2019-10-16

  • Pastoral book cover


    2nd Edition

    By Terry Gifford

    Updated throughout, this new edition provides a clear and invaluable introduction to the study of pastoral. Terry Gifford traces the history of the genre from its classical origins through to contemporary writing and introduces the major writers and critical issues relating to pastoral. Gifford…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    The New Critical Idiom

  • Evangelical Religion and Popular Education: A Modern Interpretation book cover

    Evangelical Religion and Popular Education

    A Modern Interpretation, 1st Edition

    By John McLeish

    Under the influence of the evangelical movement in the 18th and early 19th centuries education, in one form or another, was brought to a vast number of people in England and Wales. Originally published in 1969, it is this phenomenon that forms the subject of Dr McLeish’s book. The two central…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Psychology Revivals

  • The Dirty Secret of Early Modern Capitalism: The Global Reach of the Dutch Arms Trade, Warfare and Mercenaries in the Seventeenth Century book cover

    The Dirty Secret of Early Modern Capitalism

    The Global Reach of the Dutch Arms Trade, Warfare and Mercenaries in the Seventeenth Century, 1st Edition

    By Kees Boterbloem

    This book shows how the Dutch accumulation of great wealth was closely linked to their involvement in warfare. By charting Dutch activity across the globe, it explores Dutch participation in the international arms trade, and in wars both at home and abroad. In doing so, it ponders the issue of how…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge Research in Early Modern History

  • (Inter)Facing Death: Life in Global Uncertainty book cover

    (Inter)Facing Death

    Life in Global Uncertainty, 1st Edition

    By Sam Han

    In modern times, death is understood to have undergone a transformation not unlike religion. Whereas in the past it was out in the open, it now resides mostly in specialized spaces of sequestration—funeral homes, hospitals and other medical facilities. A mainstay in so-called traditional societies…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • Codeswitching in the Classroom: Critical Perspectives on Teaching, Learning, Policy, and Ideology book cover

    Codeswitching in the Classroom

    Critical Perspectives on Teaching, Learning, Policy, and Ideology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeff MacSwan, Christian J. Faltis

    Bringing together sociolinguistic, linguistic, and educational perspectives, this cutting‐edge overview of codeswitching examines language mixing in teaching and learning in bilingual classrooms. As interest in pedagogical applications of bilingual language mixing increases, so too does a need for…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Language Education Tensions in Global and Local Contexts

  • Semiotic Subjectivity in Education and Counseling: Learning with the Unconscious book cover

    Semiotic Subjectivity in Education and Counseling

    Learning with the Unconscious, 1st Edition

    By Inna R. Semetsky

    Semiotic Subjectivity in Education and Counseling demonstrates the importance of addressing the concept of the unconscious in learning. Exploring the innovative concept of edusemiotics, it challenges the received notion of learning as solely academic and linguistic, instead offering an…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Models of Communication: Theoretical and Philosophical Approaches book cover

    Models of Communication

    Theoretical and Philosophical Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mats Bergman, Kęstas Kirtiklis, Johan Siebers

    Models of Communication offers a timely reassessment of the significance of modelling in media and communication studies. From a rich variety of different perspectives, the collected essays explore the past, present, and future uses of communication models, in ordinary discourses concerning…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge Studies in European Communication Research and Education

  • The Tradition of the Chicago School of Sociology book cover

    The Tradition of the Chicago School of Sociology

    1st Edition

    By Luigi Tomasi

    The value of the book lies in its reassessment of the distinctive features of the Chicago School, of its contributions in the theoretical and methodological fields and of its influence on the growth of sociology throughout the world and in America in particular. The book pays particularly close…

    eBook – 2019-10-16

  • Stereotypes and the Construction of the Social World book cover

    Stereotypes and the Construction of the Social World

    1st Edition

    By Perry R. Hinton

    Stereotypes and the Construction of the Social World explores the complexity of stereotypes, guiding the reader through issues of definition and theoretical explanations from psychology and other disciplines. The book examines why people use stereotypes, which have often been represented as…

    eBook – 2019-10-16

  • Practical Multivariate Analysis book cover

    Practical Multivariate Analysis

    6th Edition

    By Abdelmonem Afifi, Susanne May, Robin Donatello, Virginia A. Clark

    This is the sixth edition of a popular textbook on multivariate analysis. Well-regarded for its practical and accessible approach, with excellent examples and good guidance on computing, the book is particularly popular for teaching outside statistics, i.e. in epidemiology, social science, business…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Texts in Statistical Science

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