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  • Education Contested

    Changing Relations between State, Market and Civil Society in Modern European Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jules L. Peschar, Marieke van der Wal

    This text discusses the relationship between state, market, civil society and education, examining such topics as: development in education inspectorates; the way in which universities are stimulated to support themselves financially; and the way education prepares students for citizenship.…

    Hardback – 2000-01-01
    Taylor & Francis

  • Reluctant Europeans

    Britain and European Integration 1945-1998, 1st Edition

    By David Gowland, Arthur Turner

    During the past fifty years few issues in British politics have generated such heated controversy as Britain's approach to European integration. Why has Europe had such an explosive impact on British politics? What impelled British policymakers to embrace a European destiny and why did they take…

    Paperback – 1999-10-13

  • Introduction to Social Security

    Policies, Benefits and Poverty, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Ditch

    Social Security forms a major area of government policy and social expenditure. Government activity in this area impacts directly on all citizens, and consequently social security policy is the focus for much debate. People are affected by social security whether by funding it through taxation, or…

    Paperback – 1999-09-23

  • Thirteenth Labor

    1st Edition

    By Eric J . Chaisson

    This book is emerged from an insightful essay by the American Nobel chemist Dudley Herschbach, speculating about how the mythological Hercules might have tackled a hypothetical, monumental task, or "thirteenth labor," such as weighing the Earth's atmosphere.…

    Paperback – 1999-06-23
    CRC Press
    The World Futures General Evolution Studies

  • Modern Political Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By Richard Hudelson

    An introduction to the topics and issues in political philosophy, from the Enlightenment to Postmodernism. The author presents both the historical background of, and a systematic discussion of contemporary issues relating to the major traditions within political philosophy.…

    Paperback – 1999-05-31

  • Technocracy in the European Union

    1st Edition

    By Claudio M. Radaelli

    One of the most common and strongest criticisms of the EU is that power is held by a select few who are unaccountable technocrats sitting in Brussels who without consultation formulate policies.A fresh and innovative new series, written by leading authorities, providing students and researchers…

    Paperback – 1999-04-21
    Political Dynamics of the European Union

  • Constitutional Law for the Criminal Justice Professional

    1st Edition

    By Carl J. Franklin

    Written in a simple, straightforward manner, this book will help today's criminal justice student better understand con law issues as well as the complicated development of constitutional rights and law. In its simple, easy to understand format, this book is a must for both current criminal…

    Hardback – 1999-03-16

  • Information Technologies

    Teaching to Use—Using to Teach, 1st Edition

    By Frank B Raymond Iii, Leon Ginsberg, Debra Gohagan

    This insightful volume explores examples of the use of technology to teach social work knowledge, values, and skills across the curriculum. The chapters cover a wide range of perspectives, including international views of the role of information technology in Great Britain and Malaysia, training…

    Hardback – 1999-03-04
    CRC Press

  • School Effectiveness

    1st Edition

    By Pamela Sammons

    This volume explores the influence of students' background on educational outcomes, ways of contextualising school performance, and current issues and developments in school effectiveness research. Also investigated is how the research contributes to understanding of school and classroom processes.…

    Paperback – 1999-01-01
    Taylor & Francis
    Contexts of Learning

  • Legitimacy and the European Union

    1st Edition

    By David Beetham, Christopher Lord

    Most of the contemporary debates about the European Union - about its role, its institutional arrangements, its development dynamic, its expansion and possible futures - revolve around the issue of political legitimacy. Legitimacy and the European Union addresses the fundamental issues at the heart…

    Paperback – 1998-09-14
    Political Dynamics of the European Union

  • The History and Function of the Target Cities Management Information Systems

    1st Edition

    By Matthew G Hile

    In The History and Function of the Target Cities Management Information Systems, you?ll travel to six major cities in the “Target Cities” demonstration project sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration?s Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT). You?…

    Hardback – 1998-05-04
    CRC Press

  • IT for Learning Enhancement

    1st Edition

    By Moira Monteith

    This volume considers the ways in which IT promotes learning and examines how research can perform a useful function by encouraging reflection on the part of teachers and the development and sharing of good practice. Examples of current research are included.…

    Hardback – 1998-01-01
    Taylor & Francis

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