• Design for a Sustainable Culture: Perspectives, Practices and Education book cover

    Design for a Sustainable Culture

    Perspectives, Practices and Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Astrid Skjerven, Janne Reitan

    As culture is becoming increasingly recognised as a crucial element of sustainable development, design competence has emerged as a useful tool in creating a meaningful life within a sustainable mental, cultural and physical environment. Design for a Sustainable Culture explores the relationship…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Culture and Sustainable Development

  • Hamas and the Media: Politics and Strategy book cover

    Hamas and the Media

    Politics and Strategy, 1st Edition

    By Wael Abdelal

    The Islamic resistance movement ‘Hamas’ is, arguably, one of the most important Palestinian organizations in recent decades. Since Hamas' establishment, it has extensively utilized media as a means of mobilization for its political and ideological agendas, and its tactics have undergone a…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • Persons and their Minds: Towards an Integrative Theory of the Mediated Mind book cover

    Persons and their Minds

    Towards an Integrative Theory of the Mediated Mind, 1st Edition

    By Svend Brinkmann

    Today’s approaches to the study of the human mind are divided into seemingly opposed camps. On one side we find the neurosciences, with their more or less reductionist research programs, and on the other side we find the cultural and discursive approaches, with their frequent neglect of the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
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    Cultural Dynamics of Social Representation

  • Education and the Limits of Reason: Reading Dostoevsky, Tolstoy and Nabokov book cover

    Education and the Limits of Reason

    Reading Dostoevsky, Tolstoy and Nabokov, 1st Edition

    By Peter Roberts, Herner Saeverot

    In recent decades, a growing body of educational scholarship has called into question deeply embedded assumptions about the nature, value and consequences of reason. Education and the Limits of Reason extends this critical conversation, arguing that in seeking to investigate the meaning and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • Researching Play from a Playwork Perspective book cover

    Researching Play from a Playwork Perspective

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pete King, Shelly Newstead

    Play is of critical importance to the well-being of children across the globe, a fact reflected in Article 31 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child. Yet existing literature on the subject is largely confined to discussing play from a developmental, educational or psychological…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Advances in Playwork Research

  • The Effectiveness of Mathematics Teaching in Primary Schools: Lessons from England and China book cover

    The Effectiveness of Mathematics Teaching in Primary Schools

    Lessons from England and China, 1st Edition

    By Zhenzhen Miao, David Reynolds

    The Effectiveness of Mathematics Teaching in Primary Schools: Lessons from England and China provides a unique insight into the mathematics classrooms of these two countries and arrives at a time when the world is eager to know how Chinese learners consistently excel at learning mathematics and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Families Bereaved by Alcohol or Drugs: Research on Experiences, Coping and Support book cover

    Families Bereaved by Alcohol or Drugs

    Research on Experiences, Coping and Support, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christine Valentine

    Individuals bereaved by the drug- or alcohol-related death of a family member represent a sizeable group worldwide. Families Bereaved by Alcohol or Drugs is the long-awaited result of an important and ambitious research project into the experiences commonly encountered by members of this…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Explorations in Mental Health

  • Financial Stability and Growth: Perspectives on financial regulation and new developmentalism book cover

    Financial Stability and Growth

    Perspectives on financial regulation and new developmentalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Luiz Carlos Bresser-Pereira, Jan Kregel, Leonardo Burlamaqui

    The 2008 global financial crisis took the world by surprise, not least because politicians, businessmen and economists believed that they had learned crucial lessons from the Great Depression of the 1930s. As a direct result of deregulated financial markets, financial crises occurred in both…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • The Informal Economy in Developing Countries book cover

    The Informal Economy in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jean-Pierre Cling, Stéphane Lagrée, Mireille Razafindrakoto, François Roubaud

    Informality is ubiquitous in most developing countries. Understanding the informal economy is therefore of utmost importance from a political, economic and social point of view. Paradoxically, despite its economic importance, knowledge is extremely limited regarding the informal economy. It remains…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
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  • Imagining Sustainability: Creative urban environmental governance in Chicago and Melbourne book cover

    Imagining Sustainability

    Creative urban environmental governance in Chicago and Melbourne, 1st Edition

    By Julie Cidell

    Cities, rather than nations, have become the key sites for enacting environmental policies. This is due to the combination of growing urban populations and increased action on the part of local governments (generally attributed to national governments’ failure to act on climate change). Imagining…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • A Political Economy of Attention, Mindfulness and Consumerism: Reclaiming the Mindful Commons book cover

    A Political Economy of Attention, Mindfulness and Consumerism

    Reclaiming the Mindful Commons, 1st Edition

    By Peter Doran

    The power of capital is the power to target our attention, mould market-ready identities, and reduce the public realm to an endless series of choices. This has far-reaching implications for our psychological, physical and spiritual well-being, and ultimately for our global ecology. In this consumer…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

  • Nuclear Waste Politics: An Incrementalist Perspective book cover

    Nuclear Waste Politics

    An Incrementalist Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Matthew Cotton

    The question of what to do with radioactive waste has dogged political administrations of nuclear-powered electricity-producing nations since the inception of the technology in the 1950s. As the issue rises to the forefront of current energy and environmental policy debates, a critical policy…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge

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