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New and Published Books

  1. The Role of Technology in Distance Education (Routledge Revivals)

    By Tony Bates

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book, first published in 1984, provides a comprehensive review of the range of technology that was being used in distance education. Technological developments in word processing, video-disc and viewdata as well as computer-based learning had revolutionised the potential for distance education...

    Published September 1st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Digital Video for Teacher Education

    Research and Practice

    Edited by Brendan Calandra, Peter J. Rich

    Digital video use is becoming prevalent in teacher education as a tool to help improve teaching and learning and for assessing effective teaching. Timely and comprehensive, this volume brings together top scholars from multiple disciplines to provide sound theoretical frameworks, research-based...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Perspectives on Social Media

    A Yearbook

    Edited by Piet Kommers, Pedro Isaias, Tomayess Issa

    Perspectives on Social Media presents the most current research on the effectiveness of social media across sectors. Progress in finding better applications for social media relies on the difficult task of integrating media technologies into fields such as engineering, marketing, health, learning,...

    Published August 12th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Recent Progress in Mathematical Psychology

    Psychophysics, Knowledge Representation, Cognition, and Measurement

    Edited by Cornelia E. Dowling, Fred S. Roberts, Peter Theuns

    Series: Scientific Psychology Series

    Mathematical psychology is an interdisciplinary area of research in which methods of mathematics, operations research, and computer science in psychology are used. Now more than thirty years old, the field has continued to grow rapidly and has taken on a life of its own. This volume summarizes...

    Published August 12th 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. Authentic Learning for the Digital Generation

    Realising the potential of technology in the classroom

    By Angela McFarlane

    Why should we use technology to support learning? Where does the responsibility lie to prepare young people to be active and successful cybercitizens? Can we go on confiscating pupils’ smartphones indefinitely? Authentic Learning for the Digital Generation is a vital examination of young people’s...

    Published July 31st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Reusing Open Resources

    Learning in Open Networks for Work, Life and Education

    Edited by Allison Littlejohn, Chris Pegler

    Series: Advancing Technology Enhanced Learning

    Every day, learners use and reuse open, digital resources for learning. Reusing Open Resources offers a vision of the potential of these open, online resources to support learning. The book follows on from Reusing Online Resources: A Sustainable Approach to E-learning. At that time focus was on the...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Tools for Teaching in an Educationally Mobile World

    By Jude Carroll

    Series: Internationalization in Higher Education Series

    Tools for Teaching in an Educationally Mobile World examines the challenges that undergraduate and postgraduate teachers often encounter when working with students from different national and cultural backgrounds. It focuses on the consequences for interactive teaching and for course design in a...

    Published June 27th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Managing Complex Change in School

    Engaging pedagogy, technology, learning and leadership

    By Alejandro Salcedo Garcia, Keith Morrison, Ah Chung Tsoi, Jinming He

    Leading and managing change in schools is a complex topic. In this timely book the authors take the reader through a journey of how to lead and manage multidimensional change in order to create engaged learners, teachers, leaders and managers. They provide a readable and straightforward account of...

    Published June 11th 2014 by Routledge

  9. An Education in Facebook?

    Higher Education and the World's Largest Social Network

    Edited by Mike Kent, Tama Leaver

    An Education in Facebook? examines and critiques the role of Facebook in the evolving landscape of higher education. At times a mandated part of classroom use, at others an informal network for students, Facebook has become an inevitable component of college life, acting alternately as an...

    Published May 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Distance Learning and Online Education in Social Work

    Edited by Paul A. Kurzman, R.Paul Maiden

    This edited collection focuses on the early development, gradual evolution, and present status of distance learning and online education in the social work profession. Relevant for social work students and educators in baccalaureate, masters and doctoral programs, this book is an authoritative...

    Published May 9th 2014 by Routledge