Resilience to Disasters for Sustainable Communities
With its emphasis on individual and community responsibility, empowerment and activism, ESD has particular relevance for Japan, where NGOs and some other civil society organizations remain relatively weak and the public has traditionally trusted in the government to make the decisions that protect...
To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge
Responses to Displacement from Asia Pacific
Displacements in the Asia Pacific region are escalating. The region has for decades experienced more than half of the world’s natural disasters and, in recent years, a disproportionately high share of extreme weather-related disasters, which displaced 19 million people in 2013 alone. This volume...
To Be Published August 29th 2015 by Routledge
Medical And Psychological Aspects
To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge
Between ancient Greece and modern psyche lies a divide of not only three thousand years, but two cultures that are worlds apart in art, technology, economics and the accelerating flood of historical events. This unique collection of essays from an international selection of contributors offers...
To Be Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge
A Practitioner's Guide to Multi-level Prevention, Assessment, Intervention, and Postvention
Series: School-Based Practice in Action
Suicide in Schools provides school-based professionals with practical, easy-to-use guidance on developing and implementing effective suicide prevention, assessment, intervention and postvention strategies. Utilizing a multi-level systems approach, this book includes step-by-step guidelines for...
Published December 8th 2014 by Routledge
Teaching to Learn, Learning to Teach, 4th Edition
Now in its 4th edition, this popular text for secondary social studies methods courses integrates discussions of educational goals and the nature of history and social studies with ideas for organizing social studies curricula, units, lessons, projects, and activities. A major theme throughout is...
Published October 7th 2014 by Routledge
Family members provide the majority of care for individuals with disabilities in the United States. Recognition is growing that family caregiving deserves and may require societal support, and evidence-based practices have been established for reducing stress associated with caregiving. Despite the...
Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge