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  1. Developments in Electoral Geography (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    Edited by Ron Johnston, Fred M. Shelley, Peter J. Taylor

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    The essays in this collection show how electoral geography has shifted from empiricist activity towards a closer involvement with the wider issues addressed by social scientists. They illustrate the potential contributions that electoral geographers can make towards the understanding of global,...

    Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Geography of Elections (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)

    By Peter J. Taylor, Ron Johnston

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography

    Within an international framework, this work provides a fully comprehensive approach to the geographical coverage of elections. Numerous applications of ideas and concepts from human geography are incorporated into a new political context, illustrating the manner in which electoral patterns reflect...

    Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Adventure Tourism

    Meanings, experience and learning

    Edited by Steve Taylor, Peter Varley, Tony Johnston

    Series: Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

    Adventure tourism is an increasingly widespread phenomenon, appealing to an expanding proportion of the population who seek new destinations and new experiences. This timely, edited volume offers new theoretical perspectives of this emerging subset of Tourism. it uses philosophical and cutting...

    Published January 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  4. Working in Mental Health

    Practice and Policy in a Changing Environment

    Edited by Peter Phillips, Tom Sandford, Claire Johnston

    A paradigm shift in the ways in which mental health services are delivered is happening—both for service users and for professional mental healthcare workers. The landscape is being changed by a more influential service user movement, a range of new community-based mental healthcare programmes...

    Published March 21st 2012 by Routledge

  5. Learning to Teach Mathematics in the Secondary School

    A Companion to School Experience, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Sue Johnston-Wilder, Peter Johnston-Wilder, David Pimm, Clare Lee

    Series: Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series

    What is the role of mathematics in the secondary classroom? What is expected of a would-be maths teacher? How is mathematics best taught and learnt? Learning to Teach Mathematics in the Secondary School combines theory and practice to present a broad introduction to the opportunities and challenges...

    Published August 10th 2010 by Routledge

  6. The Education-Drug Use Connection

    How Successes and Failures in School Relate to Adolescent Smoking, Drinking, Drug Use, and Delinquency

    By Jerald G. Bachman, Patrick M. O'Malley, John E. Schulenberg, Lloyd D. Johnston, Peter Freedman-Doan, Emily E. Messersmith

    Does success in school protect teenagers from drug use? Does drug use impair scholastic success? This book tackles a key issue in adolescent development and health - the education-drug use connection. The authors examine the links and likely causal connections between educational experiences,...

    Published August 19th 2007 by Psychology Press

  7. Learning to Teach Mathematics in the Secondary School

    A Companion to School Experience, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Sue Johnston-Wilder, Peter Johnston-Wilder, David Pimm

    Series: Learning to Teach Subjects in the Secondary School Series

    Learning to Teach Mathematics in the Secondary School covers a wide range of issues in the teaching of mathematics and gives supporting activities to students to enable them to translate theory into practice. Topics covered include: mathematics in the National Curriculum different teaching...

    Published March 30th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Fluid Sterilization by Filtration

    3rd Edition

    By Peter R. Johnston

    Completely revised and updated, Fluid Sterilization by Filtration, Third Edition discusses the use of gas and fluid filtration systems in sterilization technology. Packed with information useful to both the novice and the expert, it includes line-drawing illustrations, filtration setups, and plots...

    Published December 14th 2003 by CRC Press

  9. Fragile Evidence

    A Critique of Reading Assessment

    By Sharon Murphy, With Patrick Shannon, Peter Johnston, Jane Hansen

    Fragile Evidence--a critique of reading assessment informed by newly emerging conceptualizations of validity and reliability--brings psychometric theory, reading theory, and social critique to bear on reading assessment. Taking its lead from contemporary psychological theory and other fields which...

    Published February 28th 1998 by Routledge

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