A Guide for Beginning and Intermediate Users, 6th Edition
To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Focal Press
Challenges for justice, equality and human rights
Sustainability and food production represent a major challenge to society, with both consumption and supply sides posing practical and ethical dilemmas. This book shows that food governance issues can occur in many ways and at many points along the food chain. The risks and impacts, particularly...
To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge
A Marxist Perspective
This book offers an original Marxist critique of the football business. It argues that the Marxist account of the difference between profits and surplus value is crucial to an understanding of the fluid and contradictory nature of the commodification of football. Section one analyses the nature of...
To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge
Of the many issues facing special education (and general education) today, it is difficult to imagine one more important or timely than response to intervention (RTI). Almost overnight RTI has become standard practice across the nation. Unfortunately, RTI remains ill-defined, falls far short of its...
To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge
The Islamic Near East from the 6th to the 11th Century, 3rd Edition
Series: A History of the Near East
The Prophet and the Age of Caliphates is an accessible history of the Near East from c.600-1050AD, the period in which Islamic society was formed. Beginning with the life of Muhammad and the birth of Islam, Hugh Kennedy goes on to explore the great Arab conquests of the seventh century and the...
To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge
The Routledge Handbook of Identity and the Environment in the Classical and Medieval Worlds explores how environment was thought to shape ethnicity and identity, discussing developments in early natural philosophy and historical ethnographies. Defining ‘environment’ broadly to include not only...
To Be Published November 6th 2015 by Routledge
Series: Asia-Europe Education Dialogue
This book is concerned with the social and political aspects of regional groupings, particularly how citizenship education fares in regional contexts. The European Union (EU) has revolutionised its political and economic aims into more encompassing social and political goals. The Association of...
To Be Published October 26th 2015 by Routledge
A Political History
Series: Routledge Revivals
The early Abbasid Caliphate was an important period for Islam. The dynasty, based in Baghdad, ruled over a vast Empire, stretching from the Indus Valley and Southern Russia to the East to Tunisia in the West; and presided over an age of brilliant cultural achievements. This study, first published...
To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge
This book presents a roadmap for successful implementation of innovation for those companies and businesses working as subcontractors/suppliers for the federal government. How to achieve sustained innovation success within the federal government is covered along with many relevant examples and a...
To Be Published September 1st 2015 by CRC Press
Influences and Actions
This new collection of essays by a panel of established international scholars sheds new light on what some of those influences were and what actions were taken as a result of Britain's Far Eastern commitments. Not only are new evidence and approaches to those issues addressed presented, but new...
To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge