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- Berghahn Books 2014; US$ 85.00
A sea change has occurred in the Indian economy in the last three decades, spurring the desire to learn English. Most scholars and media venues have focused on English exclusively for its ties to processes of globalization and the rise of new employment opportunities. The pursuit of class mobility, however, involves Hindi as much as English in... more...
- Morgan & Claypool Publishers 2013; US$ 35.00
This book seeks to advance our understanding of the relationship between information and human values by synthesizing the complementary but typically disconnected threads in the literature, reflecting on my 15 years of research on the relationship between information and human values, advancing our intellectual understanding of the key facets of this... more...
- Berghahn Books 2013; US$ 90.00
School differentiates students-and provides differential access to various human and material resources-along a range of axes: from elected subjects and academic "achievement" to ethnicity, age, gender, or the language they speak. These categorizations, affected throughout the world by neoliberal reforms that prioritize market forces in transforming... more...
- Andrews UK 2013; US$ 21.49
The contributors discuss why character education is considered valuable, what character education is taken to mean, and identify and test hypotheses about various influences (schools, families, communities, employers) on the development of character through reporting on our research in UK schools, universities and businesses. more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 179.00
Humankinds progress has always been driven by two momentums: the pursuit of truth and the creation of value. But our understanding of value, and our ability to reflect on its complexity, has long lagged behind our constant search for truth. This has, in turn limited our grasp of the essence of truth.This book takes philosophical contemplations... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 46.95
Wherever I Go I'll Always Be a Loyal American is the story of how the Seattle public schools responded to the news of its Japanese American (Nisei) students' internment upon the signing of Executive Order 9066 by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on February 14, 1942. Drawing upon previously untapped letters and compositions written by the students... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
This book is an indispensable resource for use in both the classroom and assembly, providing a delightful collection of fifteen original themed stories and activities, designed to develop key values and skills. Using the power of story, it stimulates reflection and discussion on a range of topics. The material is presented to maximise fun in learning,... more...
Förderung des selbstregulierten Lernens in der Grundschule: Veränderung des Lehrerverhaltens durch Einführung einer konstruktivistischen UnterrichtseinheitDiplomica Verlag 2013; US$ 23.11
Das Konzept des selbstregulierten Lernens nimmt seit geraumer Zeit einen zunehmend bedeutsameren Stellenwert in der pädagogischen Diskussion ein. Vor dem Hintergrund lebenslanger Lernprozesse hat auch die Grundschule eine Erweiterung um Elemente Selbstregulierten Lernens erfahren. In einer quasi-experimentellen Interventionsstudie wurde die Wirksamkeit... more...