The Ideological Roots of Intelligence Testing
The nature of intelligence and how it can be measured has occupied psychologists, educationalists, biologists and philosophers for hundreds of years. However, there has been little investigation into the rise of the traditional dominant educational ideology that intelligence and IQ have innate...
Published February 9th 2006 by Routledge
The Selected Works of John White
Series: World Library of Educationalists
John White has spent the last thirty-five years researching, teaching, thinking and writing about some of the key and enduring issues in philosophy of education. He has contributed over thirty books and 140 articles to the field. In this book he brings together sixteen of his key...
Published September 15th 2005 by Routledge
Its Organization and Role in the Ecosystem, Third Edition
The Fungal Community: Its Organization and Role in the Ecosystem, Third Edition addresses many of the questions related to the observations, characterizations, and functional attributes of fungal assemblages and their interaction with the environment and other organisms. This edition promotes...
Published May 24th 2005 by CRC Press
Values, Aims and Purposes
In 2000, the school curriculum in England was equipped - for the first time in the country's history - with an extensive set of aims and purposes. In this book, leading experts in the teaching of school subjects examine the significance of the new aims for the reform of the curriculum.In two...
Published September 25th 2003 by Routledge
How does a child's mind work? And what should parents know about it to help them in their daily interaction with children?This book is a fascinating, non-technical introduction to the mental life of the child. Written in a simple, accessible way for those without an academic background in...
Published June 27th 2002 by Routledge
'The Organic Chemistry of Museum Objects' makes available in a single volume, a survey of the chemical composition, properties and analysis of the whole range of organic materials incorporated into objects and artworks found in museum collections. The authors cover the fundamental chemistry of the...
Published December 16th 1999 by Routledge
Enzymes, which work as organic catalysts for chemical reactions, are of interest to a wide range of scientific disciplines. The Source Book of Enzymes provides a worldwide listing of commercially available enzymes, offering the widest possible selection of enzyme products for specific applications...
Published July 10th 1997 by CRC Press
Literature and Migration
International migration has long been a dominant feature of world literature from both post-industrial and developing countries. The increasing demands of the global economic system and continued political instability in many of the world's region have highlighted this shifting map of the world's...
Published October 12th 1995 by Routledge