Theory and Practice, Second Edition
This latest edition of a bestseller adds new material and expands on previous work. The book includes new chapters on mathematics and physics for bloodstain pattern analysis, the application of the scientific method to bloodstain pattern analysis and experimentation, the forensic photography of...
To Be Published May 14th 2015 by CRC Press
Sports surface design is crucial for the successful performance of sports skills and the reduction of injury risk. Surfaces have developed from natural materials such as turf, clay and cinder, to synthetic surfaces such as acrylic tennis courts, artificial turf for soccer and synthetic running...
To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge
Series: Routledge Key Ideas in Education
Literacy and Education tells the story of how literacy—starting in the early 1980s—came to be seen not as a mental phenomenon, but as a social and cultural one. In this accessible introductory volume, acclaimed scholar James Paul Gee shows readers how literacy "left the mind and wandered out into...
To Be Published December 16th 2014 by Routledge
Circles of sustainability
Series: Advances in Urban Sustainability
Cities are home to the most consequential current attempts at human adaptation and they provide one possible focus for the flourishing of life on this planet. However, for this to be realized in more than an ad hoc way, a substantial rethinking of current approaches and practices needs to occur....
To Be Published October 12th 2014 by Routledge
Language, Reality, Virtual Worlds and Video Games
Discourse Analysis is becoming increasingly "multimodal", concerned primarily with the interplay of language, image and sound. Video Games allow humans to create, live in and have conversations with new multimodal worlds. In this ground-breaking new textbook, best-selling author and experienced...
Published June 16th 2014 by Routledge
Contributions to Educational Practice
This volume brings together theory, research and development in cognitive neuro-science. It investigates the neural processes involved in cognition and learning, using developments in computer technology to study the brain in action and other topographic brain mapping. Electrical activity patterns...
Published June 9th 2014 by Routledge
Psychological and Behavioural Approaches
Despite a growing contribution to climate change, tourist and traveller behaviour is currently not acknowledged as an important sector within the development of climate policy. Whilst tourists may be increasingly aware of potential impacts on climate change there is evidence that most are...
Published March 23rd 2014 by Routledge
Providing over 150 single best answer questions, this comprehensive question and answer guide provides candidates with the practice material necessary to successfully pass trauma examinations such as the ATLS or EMST. • The only SBA practice question title specifically for trauma examination...
Published February 23rd 2014 by CRC Press
A Toolkit, 2nd Edition
This bestselling textbook is the ideal companion to An Introduction to Discourse Analysis: Theory and Method, by leading author, James Paul Gee. Using a practical how-to approach, Gee provides the tools necessary to work with discourse analysis, with engaging step-by-step tasks featured throughout...
Published January 26th 2014 by Routledge
Theory and Method, 4th Edition
Discourse analysis considers how language, both spoken and written, enacts social and cultural perspectives and identities. Assuming no prior knowledge of linguistics, An Introduction to Discourse Analysis examines the field and presents James Paul Gee’s unique integrated approach which...
Published January 23rd 2014 by Routledge