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  1. Mountaineering Tourism

    Edited by Ghazali Musa, Anna Thompson- Carr, James Higham

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    This book provides a critical and comprehensive analysis of all pertinent aspects and issues related to the development and the management of the growth area of mountaineering tourism. By doing so, it explores the meaning of adventure and special reference to mountain-based adventure, the...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Sport, Difference and Belonging

    Conceptions of Human Variation in British Sport

    By James Rosbrook-Thompson

    Series: Routledge Advances in Ethnography

    This book combines historical and ethnographic components in examining the ideas about human variation subscribed to by coaches, commentators and sportspeople themselves. The book begins by interrogating the idea of the ‘impulsive’ black sportsman (and the ‘impulsive’ black male more generally),...

    Published June 18th 2014 by Routledge

  3. New Directions in Memory and Aging (PLE: Memory)

    Proceedings of the George A. Talland Memorial Conference

    Edited by Leonard W. Poon, James Fozard, Laird S. Cermak, David Arenberg, Larry W. Thompson

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Memory

    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

  4. Contested Agronomy

    Agricultural Research in a Changing World

    Edited by James Sumberg, John Thompson

    Series: Pathways to Sustainability

    The dramatic increases in food prices experienced over the last four years, and their effects of hunger and food insecurity, as well as human-induced climate change and its implications for agriculture, food production and food security, are key topics within the field of agronomy and agricultural...

    Published March 15th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Communication and Aging

    2nd Edition

    By Jon F. Nussbaum, Loretta L. Pecchioni, James D. Robinson, Teresa L. Thompson

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This text employs a communication perspective to examine the aging process and the ability of individuals to adapt successfully to aging. It continues the groundbreaking work of the first edition, emphasizing a life-span approach toward understanding the social interaction that occurs during later...

    Published April 12th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Communication and Aging

    2nd Edition

    By Jon F. Nussbaum, Loretta L. Pecchioni, James D. Robinson, Teresa L. Thompson

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This text employs a communication perspective to examine the aging process and the ability of individuals to adapt successfully to aging. It continues the groundbreaking work of the first edition, emphasizing a life-span approach toward understanding the social interaction that occurs during later...

    Published March 1st 2000 by Routledge

  7. Mentally Ill and Homeless: Special Programs for Special Needs

    By William R Breakey, James W Thompson

    Rapidly growing numbers of mentally ill homeless present a significant challenge for care- givers everywhere. A practical guide to assist individuals starting programs to address the needs of this population, Mentally Ill and Homeless presents six research demonstration projects arising from the...

    Published March 23rd 1998 by Psychology Press

  8. Child Safety: Problem and Prevention from Pre-School to Adolescence

    A Handbook for Professionals

    Edited by Bill Gillham, James Thompson

    Child safety is everybody's concern, but much professional activity is misinformed or based on a misrepresentation of the facts, and preventative action is rarely adequately evaluated. Written and edited by leading researchers with an active role in social policy, this new book challenges both our...

    Published April 4th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Advances in Behavioral Pharmacology

    Volume 7

    Edited by Travis Thompson, Peter B. Dews, James A. Barrett

    This volume continues to document and summarize developments, trends, and emergent interdisciplinary research in behavioral psychopharmacology. For researchers and graduate students in psychopharmacology, behavioral pharmacology, toxicology, and the neurosciences. This seventh volume continues to...

    Published December 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

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