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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 31 new and published books in the subject of Geography — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. GIS Cartography

    A Guide to Effective Map Design, Second Edition

    By Gretchen N. Peterson

    In the five years since the publication of the first edition of A Guide to Effective Map Design, cartography and software have become further intertwined. However, the initial motivation for publishing the first edition is still valid: many GISers enter the field without so much as one hour of...

    Published May 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Climate Change Education

    Knowing, doing and being

    By Chang Chew Hung

    Climate change is a controversial topic; some people assert that climate change is not occurring, and others believe that reports are inaccurate, that whilst climate change is happening, it may not be caused by human activity. There are also climate alarmists who use IPCC reports to support their...

    Published May 1st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Black British Intellectuals and Education

    Multiculturalism’s hidden history

    By Paul Warmington

    Ask any moderately interested Briton to name a black intellectual and chances are the response will be an American name: Malcolm X or Barack Obama, Toni Morrison or Cornel West. Yet Britain has its own robust black intellectual traditions and its own master teachers, among them C.L.R. James,...

    Published February 18th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Geography in the Primary School (Routledge Revivals)

    By John Bale

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1987, this title provides primary school teachers with ideas by which geographical skills and ideas can be introduced in the primary school. John Bale shows how teachers can build on children’s ‘private geographies’ with practical learning strategies, examining approaches to the...

    Published September 25th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Effective Innovation in the Secondary Geography Curriculum

    A practical guide

    By Charles Rawding

    How up-to-date is your geographical thought? Are parts of your curriculum becoming tired and out-dated? Effective Innovation in the Secondary Geography Curriculum will help training and practising secondary school teachers understand how to evaluate and refresh their curriculum in order to ensure...

    Published May 16th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Debates in Geography Education

    Edited by David Lambert, Mark Jones

    Series: Debates in Subject Teaching

    Debates in Geography Education encourages student and practising teachers to engage with and reflect on key issues, concepts and debates in their specialist subject teaching. It aims to enable geography teachers to reach their own informed judgements and argue their point of view with deeper...

    Published December 5th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Technology, Literacy, and the Evolution of Society

    Implications of the Work of Jack Goody

    Edited by David R. Olson, Michael Cole

    Inspired by the seminal work of Jack Goody, a historical anthropologist specializing in the study of social structure and change, Technology, Literacy, and the Evolution of Society gathers diverse perspectives of 20 distinguished historians, anthropologists, psychologists, and educators to address...

    Published December 5th 2012 by Psychology Press

  8. Geography and Social Justice in the Classroom

    Edited by Todd W. Kenreich

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    The rise of critical discourses in the discipline of geography has opened up new avenues for social justice. Geography and Social Justice in the Classroom brings together contemporary research in geography and fresh thinking about geography’s place in the social studies curriculum. The book’s main...

    Published October 19th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Active Learning and Student Engagement

    International Perspectives and Practices in Geography in Higher Education

    Edited by Mick Healey, Eric Pawson, Michael Solem

    This book examines significant issues in geography teaching and learning from the perspectives of an international network of academic geographers and postgraduate students. Drawing on classroom experiences and research in a wide variety of educational settings, the authors describe conceptually...

    Published May 17th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Tackling Controversial Issues in the Primary School

    Facing Life's Challenges with Your Learners

    By Richard Woolley

    How do you broach family values with seven year olds? Can you help young children understand racism? Can you avoid bringing your own prejudices into the classroom? Talking effectively about controversial issues with young children is a challenge facing every primary school teacher. Tackling...

    Published June 24th 2010 by Routledge