Turning Points from Kitty Hawk to Kosovo
Series: Studies in Air Power
he 20th century saw air power transformed from novelists' fantasy into stark reality. From string and canvas to precision weaponry and stealth, air power has progressed to become not only the weapon of first political choice, but often the only conceivable option. This rapid development has given...
Published May 30th 2002 by Routledge
Responding to the Challenge of Difficult Pupil Behaviour in Schools
Difficult pupil behaviour presents a number of issues for teachers, parents, other pupils as well as for children themselves. Inevitably it raises a number of emotions and challenges people's sense of their own personal effectiveness.This edited collection of short, concise chapters provides advice...
Published November 28th 2001 by Routledge
Teacher support, practical techniques and policy development
Difficult pupil behaviour can reflect and exacerbate stresses within a school, increasing the potential for conflicts among teachers, parents and support staff. The need to acknowledge and overcome this in practice is fully recognised and is a central challenge addressed by this book. Challenging...
Published July 20th 1994 by Routledge
Child Abuse Tragedies Revisited
What can we learn from inquiries into cases of fatal child abuse? Beyond Blame offers a new way of looking at such cases and shows that it is possible to draw important lessons from them. The authors, all three experienced in child protection work, summarise thirty-five major inquiries since 1973,...
Published March 3rd 1993 by Routledge