Series: IRA's Literacy Studies Series
Until now, there has been no systematic analysis or review of the research on gender and literacy. With all the media attention and research surveys surrounding gender bias and the inequities that continue to flourish in education, a synthesis of the research studies was needed to raise awareness...
Published July 31st 2002 by Routledge
While usually not life threatening, headaches can be debilitating. And they are often a symptom more serious conditions. With pictures obtained from PET, CT, MRI, and other modern imaging techniques An Atlas of Headache presents full color illustrations and a clinician's review on the diagnosis and...
Published June 25th 2002 by CRC Press
This book offers a practical step-by-step guidance to deal effectively with the problem of bullying. It inspires positive action to reduce the incidence of bullying. It offers appropriate measures to be taken when bullying occurs, plus supporting the bullied, the bully and bystanders....
Published May 31st 2002 by David Fulton Publishers
Zen Buddhism and Psychotherapy
Buddhism first came to the West many centuries ago through the Greeks, who also influenced some of the culture and practices of Indian Buddhism. As Buddhism has spread beyond India, it has always been affected by the indigenous traditions of its new homes. When Buddhism appeared in America and...
Published April 10th 2002 by Routledge
Current Issues, Research, and Interventions
These timely intervention strategies make your school safer for everyone!Bullying Behavior: Current Issues, Research, and Interventions provides the most up-to-date reports on the dynamics of bullying, including who bullies and why, who the victims are, and how depression and anxiety are correlated...
Published April 8th 2002 by Routledge
Almost all of us would agree that the experience of art is deeply rewarding. Why this is the case remains a puzzle; nor does it explain why many of us find works of art much more important than other sources of pleasure. Art and Knowledge argues that the experience of art is so rewarding because...
Published August 29th 2001 by Routledge
Integrating the Environment and the Economy?
Series: Environmental Politics
The Emergence of Ecological Modernisation offers a wealth of empirical research material from an international perspective, bringing together previously scattered sources for the first time. It addresses a series of theoretical issues that are of key contemporary relevance, such as the relationship...
Published December 13th 2000 by Routledge
From childhood through to adulthood, retirement and finally death, The Economic Psychology of Everyday Life uniquely explores the economic problems all individuals have to solve across the course of their lives.Webley, Burgoyne, Lea and Young begin by introducing the concept of economic behaviour...
Published November 8th 2000 by Psychology Press
Integrity, Wisdom, Transcendence
At the threshold of the 21st Century many people are faced with a spiritual dilemma, where neither secularism nor religion seem adequate.The Psychology of Mature Spirituality addresses this dilemma. In each of the book's three sections - integrity, wisdom, and transcendence - distinguished...
Published September 27th 2000 by Routledge