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  1. April 2013: Textbook of the Month

    Teaching Language Arts to English Language Learners
    2nd Edition

    By Anete Vásquez, Angela L. Hansen, Philip C. Smith

    Published March 11th 2013 by Routledge – 232 pages

    Series: Teaching English Language Learners across the Curriculum

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    Complimentary Exam Copy 

    This thoroughly revised and updated edition of Teaching Language Arts to English Language Learners provides readers with the comprehensive understanding of both the challenges that face ELLs and ways in which educators might address them in the language arts classroom.  

  2. When Modern Was Green wins the 2013 SAH Elisabeth Blair MacDougall Book Award

    Every year the Society of Architectural Historians presents six awards to honor the most distinguished publications in architectural history (Hitchcock), urban history (Kostof), landscape history (MacDougall), preservation (Downing), and architectural exhibition catalogs (Johnson) that have been published in the previous two years. SAH also presents the Founders' Award for the best JSAH article written by an emerging scholar in the previous two years.

    The Elisabeth Blair MacDougall Book Award was established by the SAH Board in 2005 to recognize annually the most distinguished work of scholarship in the history of landscape architecture or garden design. Named for SAH Past President and landscape historian Elisabeth MacDougall, the award honors the late historian's role in developing this field of study.

    This year this was won by David H. Haney's book, When Modern Was Green: Life and work of landscape architect Leberecht Migge, Routledge, 2010

  3. Thatcher and Thatcherism, 3rd edition

    Thoughts on a Passing: the controversies of Thatcherism

    Margaret Thatcher’s most powerful legacy has perhaps come from the economic change she oversaw from 1979 to 1990. Yet she is oftentimes most popularly associated with conflict in the Falklands and strikes in mining communities. What all have in common is the controversy they caused, as Eric J. Evans explains today …

  4. Featured Education Series: April 2013

    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

    Series Editor: Norman G. Lederman

    This series brings together theoretical and practical scholarship emanating from a wide range of research approaches and paradigms on an equally wide variety of topics.

  5. Routledge Education Authors of the Month, April:  Marvin Lynn & Adrienne D. Dixson

    Marvin Lynn and Adrienne Dixson's Handbook of Critical Race Theory in Education was published by Routledge in late March.

    This handbook illustrates how education scholars employ Critical Race Theory (CRT) as a framework to bring attention to issues of race and racism in education.

    Dr. Marvin Lynn is an internationally recognized expert on race and education. His research examines the work and lives of African American male teachers as well as the impact of teacher beliefs on African American students. He serves as an editorial board member of several journals, and has published more than two-dozen research articles and book chapters in reputable outlets.

    Dr. Adrienne D. Dixson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Education Policy, Organization and Leadership and the Interim Director of the Center for Education in Small Urban Communities at College of Education - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

  6. Sex/Gender

    Sex/Gender - Listen to the WOMR Radio Interview!

    Listen to the recent radio interview by WOMR - The Lowdown with Ira Wood - Sex an Gender Identity with our author of Sex/Gender, Anne Fausto-Sterling.
     

  7. The Social Psychology of Religion (Psychology Revivals)

    Originally published in 1975, this book is a completely rewritten, revised version of Michael Argyle’s standard work, Religious Behaviour, first published in 1958. A great deal of new research had appeared since that date, which threw new light on the nature and origins of religious behavior, beliefs and experience.

  8. Social Skills and Health (Psychology Revivals)

    The efficiency of an organization and the well-being of those working within it are oftentimes dependent to a large extent on the social skills deployed by certain key personnel. The analysis of these skills and the training of people in their use had reached a stage of considerable sophistication.

  9. Thatcher and Thatcherism, 3rd edition

    Thoughts on a Passing: Thatcher at home and abroad

    The second in our series of reflections on Thatcher and Thatcherism, today Eric J. Evans explores the impact and standing of Margaret Thatcher at home and abroad. From the United States to the USSR, from Northern England to successive Conservative Cabinets, she was a political leader who split opinion …

  10. Inquiries in Psychiatry (Psychology Revivals)

    Originally published in 1967 this volume reports the outcome of research in a variety of fields. Of the numerous clinical investigations, those into depressive states are dealed with most fully. Social studies, which had been the main concern of the Medical Research Council Unit of which Professor Lewis was for seventeen years Honorary Director, deals with themes of unemployment, environmental adjustment, and ecology. Today it can be read and enjoyed in its historical context.

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