A competency framework
This book presents a new model, the competency framework, which aims to broaden students’ understanding of the knowledge, skills, and attitudes that are necessary to increase innovation and entrepreneurship both in the individual, and on the strategic, organizational level. Entrepreneurship is...
To Be Published December 30th 2014 by Routledge
Policies and Institutions Since Stalin
This book provides a comprehensive survey of the successes and failures of education and training in the Khrushchev and Breshnev years. The author gives an objective assessment of the accessibility of the main types of institution, of the contents of courses and of Soviet attempts to marry the...
To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge
Political, Socio-economic and Environmental Perspectives
This book aims to provide a basin-wide analysis of the political, socio-economic and environmental perspectives of hydropower development in the Mekong Basin. The Mekong Basin is one of the world’s most important areas of biodiversity and home to over 70 million people, significant proportions of...
To Be Published November 29th 2014 by Routledge
Creativity, Tourism, Leisure
This edited collection will examine the way in which cities are imagined, experienced and shaped by those who reside within them, those who manage or govern them, and those who, as visitor, tourist or traveller, pass through them. Attention will be paid to the influence that these various...
To Be Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge
The Contribution of History and Philosophy of Science, 20th Anniversary Revised and Expanded Edition
Science Teaching explains how history and philosophy of science contributes to the resolution of persistent theoretical, curricular, and pedagogical issues in science education. It shows why it is essential for science teachers to know and appreciate the history and philosophy of the subject they...
To Be Published August 24th 2014 by Routledge
This document aims to provide a basic understanding of the complex set of phenomena governing durability and long-term performance of concrete structures and how this forms a basis for service-life design. While consideration is given to concrete as a material, the focus is on the behaviour of the...
To Be Published July 29th 2014 by IHS BRE Press
Equity, Opportunity and Education in Postcolonial Southeast Asia addresses the ways in which colonial histories, nationalist impulses and forces of globalization shape equity and access to education in Southeast Asia. Although increasingly identified as a regional grouping (ASEAN), Malaysia,...
Published March 23rd 2014 by Routledge
Buddhism has become a major religion in Canada over the last half-century. The 'ethnic Buddhism' associated with immigrant Asian people is the most important aspect, but there is also a growing constituency of Euro-Canadian Buddhists seriously interested in the faith. This insightful study&...
Published February 17th 2014 by Routledge