Desire, transgression and the filmic fantasy of pedagogy
Series: Theorizing Education
The image of teaching projected in the media has always suffered from polarized division: on the one hand, teachers appear as selfless heroes, and on the other, teachers are society’s failures, whose ambition and desires introduce moral contagion to our places of formal learning. This book explores...
To Be Published April 20th 2016 by Routledge
Inflation, Wealth and the Exchange Rate
This analysis of macroeconomic policy, originally published in 1989, argues that key government objectives, such as reduced inflation, decreased unemployment and an adequate level of national saving can be achieved only by employing both monetary and fiscal policies, in conjunction with supply-side...
To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge
Bridging America's Gulf Between Police and Populace
"It pulls no punches, shuns no controversial topic, and glosses over no issues or problems that beset America’s law enforcement community in our day. For those who may be prone to suspect the motives of these self-confessed lovers of cops and warriors, the title of this book…should be sufficient to...
To Be Published August 24th 2015 by CRC Press
The UN-backed Principles for Responsible Investment initiative has led to around a third of the world’s financial assets being managed with a commitment to invest in a way that considers environmental, social or governance (ESG) criteria. The responsible investment trend has increased dramatically...
To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Routledge
Predicting Performance in the White House, 4th Edition
Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge
Proceedings of the George A. Talland Memorial Conference
Originally published in 1980, this book contains the proceedings from a memorial conference held in honour of George A. Talland, who made a significant contribution to the area of memory and aging. The major objective of the volume was to stimulate research towards a more comprehensive...
Published April 24th 2014 by Psychology Press
Micro and Nano-Scale Sensors
Expanding the scope of the bestselling Handbook of Multisensor Data Fusion, this volume introduces nine new chapters and updates others to focus on the most recent developments in the fusion of data in a variety of applications from military to automotive to medical. It provides much needed...
Published April 21st 2014 by CRC Press
The Akhbar Majmu'a
The Akhbar majmu‘a, or 'Collected Accounts', deal with the Muslim conquest of the Iberian peninsula in 711 and subsequent events in al-Andalus, down to and including the reign of ‘Abd al-Rahman III (912-961), founder of the Umayyad caliphate of al-Andalus . No Arabic text dealing with the early...
Published March 10th 2014 by Routledge
Series: CRC Marine Biology Series
Following the success of the bestselling third edition, this newly updated and completely revised fourth edition of The Physiology of Fishes provides comprehensive coverage of the most important aspects of the form and function of fishes. It covers the most recent advances as well as fundamental...
Published November 25th 2013 by CRC Press
The Rise and Fall of DADT
Throughout history, homosexuality has been a complicating factor for men and women electing to serve in the armed forces of the United States. The right to serve became increasingly complicated when the Department of Defense responded to congressional legislation in 1993 by adopting a policy that...
Published October 1st 2013 by Routledge