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    C&T Publishing 2002; US$ 15.99

    Take inspiration from nature, then use color, shape, and texture to translate the world around you into amazing works of quilted art! more...

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    SynergEbooks 2011; US$ 5.98

    Since that horrible night a year ago, when I killed my sister, I dream a lot about running with wolves. In my heart, I experience the joy of breaking free from human bonds and traveling the shadow land with my pack.Last night the dream in which I roamed the wilderness with my brothers and sisters, morphed into a nightmare. A silver alpha male trotted... more...

  • It Should Never Happen Againby Dr Mike Lauder

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 119.95

    In It Should Never Happen Again, Dr Mike Lauder questions the value of public inquiries. Every day, we hear about another inquiry being set up, or why the last one failed to deliver the hoped for outcomes. A great deal of time and taxpayers? money is spent on inquiries and even more on implementing their recommendations, but the author suggests that... more...

  • In Pursuit of Foresightby Dr Mike Lauder

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 119.95

    Many inquiry reports blame managers for the failures of foresight. These reports are founded on the premise that, with a little more thought, these oversights, which enabled the crisis to occur, would have been avoided. Is it really that simple? These inquiry reports then go on to offer recommendations that may have prevented the events that occurred... more...

  • It Should Never Happen Againby Mike Lauder

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 119.95

    In It Should Never Happen Again, Dr Mike Lauder questions the value of public inquiries. Every day, we hear about another inquiry being set up, or why the last one failed to deliver the hoped for outcomes. A great deal of time and taxpayers? money is spent on inquiries and even more on implementing their recommendations, but the author suggests that... more...

  • In Pursuit of Foresightby Mike Lauder

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 119.95

    Many inquiry reports blame management for their failures of foresight . These reports are based on the premise that, with a little more thought, these oversights, and so the crisis, would have been avoided. Is it really that simple? The important question is whether, without hindsight, it would have even been possible to identify the actual factors... more...

  • Capitalism and Social Progressby Phillip Brown; Hugh Lauder

    Palgrave Macmillan 2001; US$ 46.00

    Why are America and Britain wealthier than ever but millions of children live in poverty, neighbourhoods want for basic amenities and the middle classes fear for their families, jobs and futures? The answer is not to be found in globalization, technological innovation, or our personal failings to adapt to changing circumstances as we are so often told.... more...

  • Trading in Futuresby David Hughes; Hugh Lauder

    McGraw-Hill Education 1999; US$ 47.00

    Aiming to show that the faith in educational markets is misplaced, this book seeks to test the key assumptions underlying the faith in markets by linking an analysis of parental choice to flows of students between schools. It is useful for students of educational policy, sociology of education and school effectiveness. more...

  • Explaining Inequalities in School Achievementby Roy Nash; Professor Hugh Lauder

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2012; US$ 149.95

    Inequalities in educational opportunity have been a persistent feature of all school systems for generations, with conventional explanations of differences in educational attainment tending to be reduced to either quantitative or non-quantitative 'list' theories. In this groundbreaking book, Roy Nash argues that a realist framework for the sociological... more...

  • Education (RLE Edu L Sociology of Education)by Phillip Brown; Hugh Lauder

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95

    What unites the contributors to this book is an opposition to Thatcherite policies on education and an agreement upon the need for the development of democracy in education. This volume highlights the importance of an area of neglected theoretical and practical concern: the development of a critique of the philosophy and policies of the new Right,... more...