For social scientists, it is often confusing how to determine when missing data is a problem in analyses and how to handle it. This book presents a comprehensive overview of the available methods, focusing on which method should be used for specific problems. It features numerous real and simulated...
To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Age, Education and the Production of Knowledge
This is the first research-based book-length English language study of intergenerational learning. Here the authors define intergenerational learning broadly, as the migration of knowledge and skills between different generations across the life course. This is an important topic for education...
To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge
Policy to Practice
Series: Routledge Research in Education
Educational research often discounts the uniqueness and ubiquity of software and the hidden political, economic and epistemological ways it impacts teaching and learning in K-12 settings. Drawing on theories and methodologies from English education, critical discourse analysis, multimodal semiotics...
To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge
A Comparative and Interdisciplinary Study
Series: Political Violence
This book examines the politicisation of victims of terrorism and the reality of the victimisation experience within the broader field of terrorism and the resulting conflict. Victims of terrorism are a unique group of individuals whose experience is overlooked in the current literature on...
Published September 15th 2014 by Routledge
This Abridged edition of Blackshield and Williams provides students with a concise and compact version of Australia’s leading constitutional law text. It has been customised to reflect the content of constitutional law subjects taught over one semester and reproduces only the essential chapters and...
Published May 8th 2014 by Federation Press
Series: Democratization Special Issues
It is two decades since the ‘third wave’ of democratization began to roll across sub-Saharan Africa in the early 1990s. This book provides a very timely investigation into the progress and setbacks over that period, the challenges that remain and the prospects for future democratization in Africa.&...
Published April 23rd 2014 by Routledge
In the 1980s, philosophical, historical and social studies of science underwent a change which later evolved into a turn to practice. Analysts of science were asked to pay attention to scientific practices in meticulous detail and along multiple dimensions, including the material, social and...
Published April 1st 2014 by Routledge