Historical Perspectives on People with Learning Disabilities
From Idiocy to Mental Deficiency is the first book devoted to the social history of people with learning disabilities in Britain. Approaches to learning disabilities have changed dramatically in recent years. The implementation of 'Care in the Community', the campaign for disabled rights and the...
Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge
Surveillance in Europe is an accessible, definitive and comprehensive overview of the rapidly growing multi-disciplinary field of surveillance studies in Europe. Written by experts in the field, including leading scholars, the Companion’s clear and up to date style will appeal to a wide range of...
Published October 7th 2014 by Routledge
On the Sidelines
This book provides both a comprehensive introduction and a perceptive examination of Britain’s relations with the European Community and the European Union since 1945, combining an historical account with political analysis to illustrate the changing and multifaceted nature of British and European...
Published October 26th 2009 by Routledge
Culture, Class, Distinction is major contribution to international debates regarding the role of cultural capital in relation to modern forms of inequality. Drawing on a national study of the organisation of cultural practices in contemporary Britain, the authors review Bourdieu’s...
Published August 16th 2009 by Routledge
The Psychology of Deceptive Persuasion and Consumer Self-Protection
This is the first scholarly book to fully address the topics of the psychology of deceptive persuasion in the marketplace and consumer self-protection. Deception permeates the American marketplace. Deceptive marketing harms consumers’ health, welfare and financial resources, reduces people’s...
Published May 13th 2009 by Routledge
Health and medicine in colonial environments is one of the newest areas in the history of medicine, but one in which the Caribbean is conspicuously absent. Yet the complex and fascinating history of the Caribbean, borne of the ways European colonialism combined with slavery, indentureship, migrant...
Published April 5th 2009 by Routledge
Combining up-to-date research, innovative content and practical perspectives, this book is the benchmark by which all other strategic HRM reference works should be measured. Leading figures from around the globe survey the current state of the discipline, while also introducing and exploring new,...
Published November 19th 2008 by Routledge
Positive Teaching, Positive Behaviour, Positive Learning
A positive and calm classroom environment enriches the teaching and learning experience for teachers and children alike. Using his invaluable experience working in pupil referral units and as a head teacher, David Wright shows how the ideal primary classroom environment can be achieved through many...
Published March 30th 2006 by David Fulton Publishers
DYMAC 99 - Proceedings of the first international conference, Manchester, UK, 1-3 September 1999
The proceedings contain contributions from international experts and presents many advances in knowledge, ideas and new thinking. The papers are organised into sessions on advanced signal processing, applied mechanics, chaos theory, condition and process monitoring, vibration and noise control,...
Published December 31st 1998 by CRC Press