Perspectives, Places, Players
Football is an incredibly powerful case study of globalization and an extremely useful lens through which to study and understand contemporary processes of international migration. This is the first book to focus on the increasingly complex series of migratory processes that contour the...
Published September 22nd 2014 by Routledge
The Guided Reader to Teaching and Learning History draws on extracts from the published work of some of the most influential history education writers, representing a range of perspectives from leading classroom practitioners to academic researchers, and highlighting key debates surrounding a...
Published September 23rd 2013 by Routledge
A Cognitive Psychology of Mass Communication is the go-to text for any course that adopts a cognitive and psychological approach to the study of mass communication. In its sixth edition, it continues its examination of how our experiences with media affect the way we acquire knowledge about the...
Published July 15th 2013 by Routledge
Drawing upon more than 30 years of experience in working with statistics, Dr. Richard J. Harris has updated A Primer of Multivariate Statistics to provide a model of balance between how-to and why. This classic text covers multivariate techniques with a taste of latent variable approaches....
Published June 3rd 2013 by Psychology Press
History, Geography, Religious Studies and Citizenship
What is the role of the humanities in the modern school? Should geography, history, RE and Citizenship teachers remain faithful to long-standing subject cultures and pedagogies? Or is there another way to consider how the curriculum, and the notion of individual subjects and teachers’ pedagogy,...
Published September 28th 2011 by Routledge
Statistics are important tools for validating theory, making predictions and engaging in policy research. They help to provide informed commentary about social and environmental issues, and to make the case for change. Knowledge of statistics is therefore a necessary skill for any student of...
Published May 19th 2011 by Routledge
Behavioral and Physiological Considerations
A complex interplay of social, economic, psychological, nutritional and physiological forces influence ingestive behavior and demand an integrated research approach to advance understanding of healthful food choices and those that contribute to health disorders including obesity-related chronic...
Published February 21st 2008 by CRC Press
The Challenges of Access to Data
This highly technical work is at the leading edge of spatial analysis. It covers the Global Monitoring for Environment and Security (GMES) initiative in the international context of access to environmental data. This book identifies the data policy issues, such as intellectual property rights,...
Published January 15th 2005 by Routledge-Cavendish
This book shows how to make learning of history an enjoyable and challenging experience for each individual pupil. It encourages teachers to identify and reflect on the needs of every learner. Underpinning the ideas is an absolute refusal to 'dumb down' history in order to make learning inclusive....
Published October 31st 2004 by David Fulton Publishers
Cognitive Engineering, Intelligent Agents, and Virtual Reality, Volume 1
Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics
This three volume set provides the complete proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction held August, 2001 in New Orleans. A total of 2,738 individuals from industry, academia, research institutes, and governmental agencies from 37 countries submitted their work...
Published August 1st 2001 by CRC Press