Historical Perspectives, Current Practices, and Future Directions
Cognitive and Intellectual Disabilities: Historical Perspectives, Current Practices, and Future Directions provides thorough coverage of the causes and characteristics of cognitive and intellectual disabilities (formerly known as mental retardation) as well as detailed discussions of the validated...
To Be Published August 11th 2014 by Routledge
Selected Writings on Science, Industry and Social Organisation
Keith Taylor has undertaken a thorough study of the full range of writings by the brilliant French thinker Henri Saint-Simon (1760–1825), including his unpublished manuscripts, and the result is the first comprehensive and truly representative selection in English from the works of this founding...
To Be Published August 4th 2014 by Routledge
George Taylor's Town Planning for Australia was the first dedicated book on the subject of urban planning published in Australia. Journalistic and ideological in style, it sets out a robust vision for a specifically Australian approach to planning and development of towns in a young country.&...
To Be Published June 30th 2014 by Routledge
Maths Activities and Games for Ages 5–14, 2nd Edition
'This book is fantastic! Just what I needed to make me want to teach maths again. After being given many boring recommendations for maths teaching, it has reminded me that creativity in maths makes it fun. Lots of kinaesthetic games, and plenty of cool tricks using the interactive whiteboard for me...
To Be Published June 24th 2014 by Routledge
Why Authority Matters
When Organization Fails develops an entirely new field area of investigation, the study: of authority., which is only now beginning to be recognized as an area where a new generation of scholars can make their reputation as experts. The As a topic, of authority is has rarely rarelyif ever been...
To Be Published June 4th 2014 by Routledge
Location and Latin American Net Art
This volume explores one of the central issues that has been debated in internet studies in recent years: locality, and the extent to which cultural production online can be embedded in a specific place. The particular focus of the book is on the practices of net artists in Latin America, and how...
To Be Published May 22nd 2014 by Routledge
Contested Imaginaries in Post-9/11 Cultural Practice
Following a long historical legacy, Muslim women’s lives continue to be represented and circulate widely as a vehicle of intercultural understanding within a context of the "war on terror." Following Edward Said’s thesis that these cultural forms reflect and participate in the power plays of empire...
To Be Published May 1st 2014 by Routledge
Causes, Consequences and Responses
Whether it is the stranding of tens of thousands of migrant workers at the Libyan–Tunisian border or the large-scale displacement triggered by floods in Pakistan and Colombia, hardly a week goes by in which humanitarian crises have not precipitated human movement. While people move internally,...
To Be Published April 23rd 2014 by Routledge
From the Margins to the Centre
Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology
As the scholarly and interdisciplinary study of human/animal relations becomes crucial to the urgent questions of our time, notably in relation to environmental crisis, this collection explores the inner tensions within the relatively new and broad field of animal studies. This provides a platform...
To Be Published March 23rd 2014 by Routledge