A Pedagogy of Equity and Opportunity
Currently, both the status quo of public education and the "No Excuses" Reform policies are identical. The reform offers a popular and compelling narrative based on the meritocracy and rugged individualism myths that are supposed to define American idealism. This volume will refute this ideology by...
Published June 17th 2014 by Routledge
Deep Structure, Discourse and Disguise
Shining new light onto an historically pivotal time, this book re-examines the Tudor commonwealth from a socio-political perspective and looks at its links to its own past. Each essay in this collection addresses a different aspect of the intellectual and cultural climate of the time, going beyond...
Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge
A Special Triple Issue of Human-Computer Interaction
Volume 16, Numbers 2, 3, and 4, 2001. Contents: EDITORIAL: T.P. Moran, P. Dourish, Introduction to This Special Issue on Context-Aware Computing. ANCHOR ARTICLE: A.K. Dey, G.D. Abowd, D. Salber, A Conceptual Framework and a Toolkit for Supporting the Rapid Prototyping of Context-Aware Applications....
Published April 20th 2014 by CRC Press
Skills for teaching assistants and early years practitioners, 2nd Edition
Successful Study is an essential guide for students embarking upon an education related Foundation Degree without previous study experience. The world of study at university can be a daunting and bewildering place for new students unfamiliar with the academic processes such as writing essays and...
Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge
Governments, big business and communities are coming under increased pressure to develop low carbon energy supply technologies. Within the context of the climate change debate a delicate balance has to be reached between local environmental protection and our need for reliable low carbon energy....
Published November 18th 2012 by Routledge
Skills in Neighbourhood Work is a practice textbook. It explains the skills, knowledge and techniques needed by community workers and other practitioners to work effectively in and with communities. While the principles and methods it describes have stood the test of time, the political, economic...
Published November 8th 2012 by Routledge
This study examines Marx’s disputes with, and attacks upon, those anarchist theoreticians he encountered at various stages of his career. Marx’s attacks on Stirner, Proudhon and Bakunin are shown to be of vital importance to his career as a theorist and revolutionist. The formative influences upon...
Published July 12th 2012 by Routledge
From Engels to Althusser
Engels declared at Marx’s funeral in Highgate Cemetery that "just as Darwin discovered the law of development of organic nature, so Marx discovered the law of development of human history". Scientific socialism was the term Engels used to describe Marx's socio-economic philosophy and many later...
Published May 31st 2009 by Routledge
Bell et al’s Environmental Psychology is considered to be the most authoritative textbook available for this course. It is the only environmental psychology book to appear in five editions. It is noted for its focus on the application of science and theory to the solution of...
Published December 28th 2005 by Psychology Press