Cradle of northern Europe's later urban and industrial pre-eminence, medieval Flanders was a region of immense political and economic importance -- and already, as so often later, the battleground of foreign powers. Yet this book is, remarkably, the first comprehensive modern history of the region....
Published January 29th 2015 by Routledge
Issues and Tensions in an Era of Evolving Expectations
What constitutes a high quality teacher education program and what standards teacher candidates should meet before receiving their teaching credential? This volume advances deep understanding of the nature and sources of policy affecting the preparation of teachers in the U.S. and the conflicts or...
Published April 7th 2011 by Routledge
Examines just how the important goals of educating for democracy can be achieved from the perspective of those working in teacher education and in P-12 schools....
Published January 25th 2005 by Routledge
From Late Antiquity to the Early Fourteenth Century
The first part of David Nicholas's massive two-volume study of the medieval city, this book is a major achievement in its own right. (It is also fully self-sufficient, though many readers will want to use it with its equally impressive sequel which is being published simultaneously.) In it,...
Published April 17th 1997 by Routledge
Society, Government & Thought in Europe 312-1500
This ambitious and wide-ranging study of the European Middle Ages respects the complexity and richness of its subject; always accessible, it is never merely superficial or over-simplistic. Stressing the long-term factors of continuity, evolution and change throughout, David Nicholas discusses the...
Published December 13th 1992 by Routledge