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  1. Film: The Essential Study Guide

    Edited by Ruth Doughty, Deborah Shaw

    Providing a key resource to new students, Film: The Essential Study Guide introduces all the skills needed to succeed on a film studies course. This succinct, accessible guide covers key topics such as: Using the library Online research and resources Viewing skills How to watch and study...

    Published October 30th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Passing Your Weak Subjects

    You are much better than you think!

    By Richard Palmer

    Do you have a weak subject you just have to pass? Ideal for students of any subject, this highly accessible and practical study guide gives you quick and easy strategies to help you make decisive progress in the subjects you find difficult or uninteresting, leaving you free to concentrate on the...

    Published June 20th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Minority Status, Oppositional Culture, & Schooling

    Edited by John U. Ogbu

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    This book is the definitive and final presentation of John Ogbu’s cultural ecological model and the many debates that his work has sparked during the past decade. The theory and empirical foundation of Ogbu’s scholarship, which some have mistakenly reduced to the "acting white hypothesis," is fully...

    Published February 15th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Learning to Teach Adults

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Nicholas Corder

    Learning to Teach Adults is an indispensable guide for anyone who teaches, or is planning to teach adults. This comprehensive yet light-hearted book gives sensible advice on the business of teaching and training, and is relevant for any subject taught, be it archery or zoology. Writing with passion...

    Published November 8th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Dyslexia at College

    3rd Edition

    By T. R. Miles, Dorothy Gilroy, Elizabeth Ann Du Pre

    This fully updated third edition contains practical and useful advice that will be invaluable for students with dyslexia, their parents and all of those involved in teaching and supporting them in their studies. Including the latest research into dyslexia, changes in legislation and information...

    Published July 26th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Studying Creatively

    A Creativity Toolkit to Get Your Studies Out of a Rut

    By Brian Clegg

    Are you stuck in a rut? Short of inspiration? Looking for a study guide that’s a break from the norm? This innovative book will give you the tools and techniques you need to work a bit of creative magic into every aspect of your studying. Clegg’s easy-to-read, entertaining book will show you:...

    Published June 28th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Thinking from A to Z

    3rd Edition

    By Nigel Warburton

    What is ‘humpty-dumptying’? Do ‘arguments from analogy’ ever stand up? How do I know when someone is using ‘weasel words’? What’s the difference between a ‘red herring’ and a ‘straw man’? This superb book, now in its third edition, will help anyone who wants to argue well and think critically....

    Published June 27th 2007 by Routledge

  8. A Guide to Early Years Practice

    3rd Edition

    By Sandra Smidt

    This is a practical, accessible guide to early years practice. The author examines current theories about how children learn best and focuses on how we can support and extend the learning of young children. This fully revised edition discusses Birth to Three Matters, the new Childcare Bill and...

    Published February 8th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Just Write

    An Easy-to-Use Guide to Writing at University

    By Bill Kirton, Kathleen M McMillan

    This is a basic, short guide that helps students make the transition to writing at college or university as simple as possible, providing them with the basic skills they need to write in an effective academic style. The authors draw on their own work to demystify the academic writing process that...

    Published December 7th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Punctuation Matters

    Advice on Punctuation for Scientific and Technical Writing, 4th Edition

    By John Kirkman

    Punctuation Matters gives straight answers to the queries raised most frequently by practitioners in computing, engineering, medicine and science as they grapple with day-to-day tasks in writing and editing. The advice it offers is based on John Kirkman’s long experience of providing courses on...

    Published October 5th 2006 by Routledge