Meanings, experience and learning
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
Practice and Policy in a Changing Environment
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
A Companion to School Experience, 3rd Edition
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
How Successes and Failures in School Relate to Adolescent Smoking, Drinking, Drug Use, and Delinquency
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
A Companion to School Experience, 2nd Edition
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
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
A Companion to School Experience
Published April 28th 1999 by Routledge
A Critique of Reading Assessment
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