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  1. Research Methods for Sport Management

    By James Skinner, Allan Edwards and Ben Corbett

    This is the first introductory research methods textbook to focus exclusively on sport management. Click here to read more.

  2. Now Available- Basic Polish: A Grammar and Workbook, 2nd Edition

    Basic Polish presents concise explanations of grammar with related exercises, to build confidence in using the modern language.

    Assuming no previous knowledge of Polish, the book’s step-by-step approach guarantees a thorough grounding in the basics of grammar. Each of the forty units introduces particular grammar points. Clear and concise explanations are supported by a wide range of examples and exercises to allow students to practise and consolidate their learning. Later units also reinforce material taught in earlier ones. 

    Request a complimenatry e-inspection copy or read more

  3. Note from Gerard Seijts, author of Good Leaders Learn

    The concept of "the born leader" suggests that good leadership is just a function of natural selection. But talent or aptitude is a necessary but not sufficient ingredient for leadership success. Situational factors such as taking on the role of captain of a sports team, serving on student council, volunteering in a church group, workplace learning programs and many other formative and transformative experiences can foster the development of leadership competencies and character.

    How do leaders go through the learning process? How do individuals learn to become leaders or better leaders? What are the formative experiences that influence leaders? The book Good Leaders Learn seeks to answer this question through in-depth interviews with senior leaders in North America, Asia and India.

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  4. Cultural Tourism

    AUTHOR INTERVIEW: Cultural Tourism, 2nd edition

    Leading authors of upcoming edition of Cultural Tourism, 2e tell us about its new features and highlight what the benefits are to staff and students using their book.

    Click here to read the interview

  5. Interview with Stephen John Quaye and Shaun R. Harper: Student Engagement in Higher Education, 2e!

    Stephen John Quaye is on the faculty in the Student Affairs in Higher Education Program at Miami University. Shaun R. Harper is on the faculty in the Graduate School of Education and Executive Director of the Center for the Study of Race and Equity in Education at the University of Pennsylvania. 

    To learn more about their new textbook, please click here.

  6. Criminological Research for Beginners

    A Student's Guide
    By Laura Caulfield and Jane Hill

    Criminological Research for Beginners is a comprehensive and engaging guide to research methods in Criminology. Written specifically for undergraduate students and novice researchers, this book has been designed as a practical guide to planning, conducting, and reporting research in the subject...

  7. Environmental Ethics for the Long Term - Request a Complimentary Exam Copy

    Broad in scope, this introduction to environmental ethics considers both contemporary issues and the extent of humanity’s responsibility for distant future life. John Nolt, a logician and environmental ethicist, interweaves contemporary science, logical analysis, and ethical theory into the story of the expansion of ethics beyond the human species and into the far future. Read more...

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  8. Introduction to Gender

    Social Science Perspectives, 2nd Edition
    By Jennifer Marchbank and Gayle Letherby

    Thoroughly updated in this second edition, Introduction to Gender offers an interdisciplinary approach to the main themes and debates in gender studies. This comprehensive and contemporary text explores the idea of gender from the perspectives of history, sociology, social policy, anthropology... Read more...

  9. Criminology: A Sociological Introduction (3rd Edition)

    By Eamonn Carrabine, Pamela Cox, Pete Fussey, Dick Hobbs, Nigel South, Darren Thiel and Jackie Turton

    Building on the success of the second edition, Criminology: A Sociological Introduction offers a comprehensive overview of the study of criminology, from early theoretical perspectives to pressing contemporary issues such as the globalization of crime, crimes against the environment and state crime... Read more...

    Watch an interview with the authors here >>>

  10. Reproduction and Society: Interdisciplinary Readings

    Edited by Carole Joffe and Jennifer Reich

    A collection of essays, framed with original introductions, Reproduction and Society helps students to think critically about reproduction as a social phenomenon. Divided into six rich and varied sections, this book offers students and instructors a broad overview of the social meanings of reproduction and offers opportunities to explore...

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