Racist abuse may at one time have been hurled across the sports stadium or scrawled on a wall. But in today’s social media world it can be published to millions, from almost anywhere, in an instant. Sport, Racism and Social Media provides the first significant, academic account of how social media...
Published September 1st 2014 by Routledge
An Operational Research Approach to the Processes of Public Planning
Series: Routledge Revivals
First published in 1969, this book is concerned with the processes of policy-making in local government. The authors address themselves to the basic challenge of planning in a democracy and consider issues such as how those elected to exercise choice on our behalf can preserve and expand their...
Published May 13th 2014 by Routledge
Beginning with a theoretical discussion of race, sport and media, this book critically examines issues of race, racism and sports journalism and offers practical advice on sports reporting, including a discussion of guidelines for ethical journalism. In a series of case studies, representations of...
Published April 11th 2012 by Routledge
Ecotourism: Impacts, Potentials and Possibilities analyses the impacts of mainstream tourism in first, second and third world countries, and argues the benefits of adopting the philosophical approaches of ecotourism to create a more sustainable tourism industry in every country around the world....
Published February 26th 2009 by Routledge
Principles for Practice
Leading schools is becoming almost daily a more complex and demanding job. Connecting Leadership and Learning reassesses the purpose of schools, the nature of learning and the qualities of leadership that make schools authentic places of learning. Starting with a review of what we can claim to know...
Published July 24th 2008 by Routledge
Information Technology and the Learning Society
This engaging book sheds light on the ways in which adults in the twenty-first century interact with technology in different learning environments. Based on one of the first large-scale academic research projects in this area, the authors present their findings and offer practical...
Published September 21st 2005 by Routledge
British Employment Relations 1980-98, Portrayed by the Workplace Industrial Relations Survey Series
This book is the latest publication reporting the results of a series of workplace surveys conducted by the Department of Trade and Industry, the Economic and Social Research Council, the Advisory Conciliation and Arbitration Service and the Policy Studies Institute. It addresses such contemporary...
Published April 26th 2000 by Routledge
In Celebration of M.m. Rao's 65th Birthday
"Covers the areas of modern analysis and probability theory. Presents a collection of papers given at the Festschrift held in honor of the 65 birthday of M. M. Rao, whose prolific published research includes the well-received Marcel Dekker, Inc. books Theory of Orlicz Spaces and Conditional...
Published January 1st 1997 by CRC Press
Intergovernmental Approaches to Hazards and Sustainability
Problems for environmental management are taking on a new urgency. This book addresses aspects of environmental management that raise fundamental questions about governmental roles and the relationship of humans to the environment. It examines the interaction of local and national governments and...
Published August 21st 1996 by Routledge
Co-ordinating Learning in the Primary School
Written by experienced teachers and teacher trainers, this book focuses on: *the issues which curriculum co-ordinators need to consider *how best to manage the learning of pupils within the school *how to promote a quality curriculum across the key stages *factors affecting the wider curriculum...
Published May 8th 1996 by Routledge