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- Andrews UK 2013; US$ 17.99
Liberal education is not a theory. It is the tradition by which Western civilisation has preserved and enriched its inheritance for two and a half thousand years. Yet liberal education is a term that has fallen from use in Britain, its traditional meaning now freely confused with its opposite. This book is intended to correct that misapprehension,... more...
- Lexington Books 2013; US$ 79.99
In Civilizing the Child: Discourses of Race, Nation and Child Welfare in America , Katherine S. Bullard analyzes the discourse of child welfare advocates who argued for the notion of a racialized ideal child. This ideal child, limited to white, often native-born children, was at the center of arguments for material support to children and education... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2013; US$ 68.99
The past thirty years have seen an explosion of interest in Greek and Roman social history, particularly studies of women and the family. Until recently these studies did not focus especially on children and childhood, but considered children in the larger context of family continuity and inter-family relationships, or legal issues like legitimacy,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95
This accessible book provides a basic understanding of the structure and organization of education in the United Kingdom in a time of rapid change and devolved government. It is designed as an introductory guide and reference work for all with an interest in education, including trainee and newly qualified teachers, university lecturers, school-based... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 490.00
This volume forms part of a five volume set charting the progress of the nineteenth century movement, which was instrumental in establishing international guidelines for the teaching of modern languages. It was during this period that for the first time, co-operation between phoneticians and teachers culminated in the publication of works that were... more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 99.00
This books explores the relationships between learning, democratic citizenship and the public sphere from thee interconnected angles: theory, methodology and research. The main message of the book is that civic learning necessarily has a public character, as it is learning that emerges from engagement in democratic processes and practices that occur... more...
- University of New South Wales Press 2013; US$ 39.99
In 1913, four Australian teachers attended inspirational educator Dr. Maria Montessori?s first international training course in Rome. That same year Blackfriars School in Sydney was one of the first schools in the world to adopt the Montessori approach. A century later, Montessori continues to be at the forefront of innovative education in Australia,... more...
- Ch. Links Verlag 2013; US$ 17.12
Die Entwicklung der Atombombe war das größte geheime Unternehmen des 20. Jahrhunderts. Als der deutsche Physiker Otto Hahn Anfang 1939 die Entdeckung der Kernspaltung bekannt gab, stand der Beginn des Zweiten Weltkrieges kurz bevor. So war die weitere Atomforschung von dem Ziel geprägt, eine kriegsentscheidende Waffe zu entwickeln. Den dramatischen... more...
- University of Georgia Press 2013; US$ 26.95
Through the Arch captures UGAs colorful past, dynamic present, and promising future in a novel way: by surveying its buildings, structures, and spaces. These physical features are the universitys most visibleand some of its most valuableresources. Yet they are largely overlooked, or treated only passingly, in histories and standard... more...