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  1. Law Textbooks Guide 2014

    2014 Law Textbooks

    Our new and upcoming titles for 2014 cover a wide range of LLB and LLM modules; complete with new editions of classic textbooks, such as Slapper & Kelly and Hudson's Equity and Trusts, and brand new titles, including Contract in Context and Beginning Human Rights Law.

  2. Now Available- Russian: From Intermediate to Advanced

    "This four-skill textbook is truly the key to mastery for intermediate and advanced students since it focuses on independent language production through the ability to narrate, describe, compare, and explain." - Irina Six, The University of Kansas, USA 

    Russian: From Intermediate to Advanced is a vibrant and modern course designed to help students achieve advanced proficiency in Russian. Offering a flexible modular approach structured around contemporary themes, the course further develops reading, listening, speaking, and writing skills while also expanding the student’s cultural literacy. This title also comes with a companion website

    More information can be found here and instructors can request an e-inspection copy here

  3. Now available in Paperback - Gender and Genetics

    Sociology of the Prenatal
    By Kate Reed

    Prenatal screening for genetic disorders is becoming an increasingly widespread phenomenon across the globe. While studies have highlighted the importance of women’s experiences of such screening, little is known about men’s roles and direct involvement in this process. With a focus on the experiences of both women and men, this text offers an innovative and passionate account of the gendered nature of prenatal screening... Read more...

  4. The Routledge Guide to Working in Criminal Justice

    Employability skills and careers in the Criminal Justice sector
    By Ester Ragonese, Anne Rees, Jo Ives and Terry Dray

    Every year thousands of people compete for employment in the UK. Employability and the ability to demonstrate the skills, attributes and behaviours required in a full-time job have become integral to securing employment and developing a career. This book aims to offer a one-stop guide to becoming employable and to careers in the Criminal Justice Sector and beyond... Read more...

  5. Transforming Scholarship

    Why Women's and Gender Studies Students Are Changing Themselves and the World, 2nd Edition
    By Michele Tracy Berger and Cheryl L Radeloff

    This book will support students to think critically about what they know, how to demonstrate what they know, and how to prepare for life both personally and professionally after the degree. Transforming Scholarship is a practical guide for students interested in women’s and gender studies that targets advanced undergraduates... Read more...

  6. Social Problems in the UK: An Introduction

    By Stuart Isaacs, David Blundell, Anne Foley, Norman Ginsburg, Brian McDonough, Dan Silverstone and Tara Young

    Social Problems in the UK: An Introduction is the first textbook on contemporary social issues to contextualise social problems within the disciplines of sociology, social policy, criminology and applied social science. Drawing on the research and teaching experience of academics in these areas, this much-needed textbook brings together a comprehensive range of expertise... Read more...

  7. The Making of Criminal Justice Policy

    By Sue Hobbs and Christopher Hamerton

    This new textbook will provide students of criminology with a better understanding of criminal justice policy and, in doing so, offers a framework for analyzing the social, economic and political processes that shape its creation. The book adopts a policy-oriented approach to criminal justice, connecting the study of criminology to the wider study of British government, public administration and politics... Read more... 

  8. Marine Biodiversity Conservation

    A Practical Approach
    By Keith Hiscock 

    Effective marine biodiversity conservation is dependent upon a clear scientific rationale for practical interventions. This book is intended to provide knowledge and tools for marine conservation practitioners and to identify issues and mechanisms for upper-level undergraduate and Masters students. It also provides sound guidance for marine biology field course work and professionals... Read more... 

  9. September 2014 Textbook of the Month: Financing Public Schools

    Financing Public Schools
    Theory, Policy, and Practice
    By Kern Alexander, Richard G. Salmon, F. King Alexander 

    Request your Complimentary Exam Copy Today!

  10. Early Medieval Europe 300-1500: The Birth of Western Society

    David Rollason on How the Study of Early Medieval Europe Can Extend Far Beyond the Classroom

    Teaching history at the university level does not have to be limited to a broad chronological framework.

    David Rollason, author of Early Medieval Europe 300-1050: The Birth of Western Society, discusses the larger aims of teaching history and how the study of early medieval Europe can help students not only in the classroom but also in future studies. Read the full article here.

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