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  • Familie und öffentliche Erziehungby Jutta Ecarius; Carola Groppe; Hans Malmede

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 49.99

    Im Zentrum der Beiträge des Sammelbandes steht die Familie als erste Erziehungs- und Sozialisationsinstanz und ihr Verhältnis zu öffentlicher Erziehung. Aufgegriffen und dargestellt werden unterschiedliche Theorieansätze aus der soziologischen und historischen Forschung und in ihrem Erkenntniswert für die Institution Familie und das Verhältnis von... more...

  • Familienbildung mit benachteiligten Adressatenby Melanie Mengel

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2008; US$ 39.99

    Familienbildung als Unterstützung für Eltern erfährt derzeit hohe Aufmerksamkeit. Doch nutzen nicht alle Erziehenden die Angebote gleichermaßen: Von der so genannten 'Mittelschichtorientierung' der Institutionen ist die Rede, für Familien in benachteiligten Lebenslagen erscheint die 'Teilhabe' an Familienbildung erschwert. Melanie Mengel untersucht,... more...

  • Family, Community, and Higher Educationby Toby S. Jenkins

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    This book explores social topics and experiences that illustrate the various ways in which the family unit influences and impacts college students. In the text, the authors not only explore family memories, but also challenge the traditional lack of inclusion and appreciation for ?family? as knowledge producers and educational allies. This book spotlights... more...

  • Family-School Linksby Alan Booth; Judith F. Dunn

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 47.95

    Based on the presentations and discussions from a national symposium on family-school links held at the Pennsylvania State University, this volume brings together psychologists, sociologists, educators, and policymakers studying the bidirectional effects between schools and families. This topic -- the links between families and schools, and how these... more...

  • The Family, Education and Society (RLE Edu L Sociology of Education)by Frank Musgrove

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95

    In this provocative study the author challenges many contemporary assumptions about the modern family, the circumstances of home life which lead to academic success and the proper relationship between home and school. The modern family is not ?in decline?; its history is a success story. It is stable, unsociable, emotionally potent. Over the past... more...

  • From the Rearview Mirrorby Bill Milliken

    Hay House 2012; US$ 15.95

    From the Rearview Mirror is the story of Bill Milliken’s journey from an affluent Pittsburgh suburb to the streets of Harlem and the Lower East Side of New York City in the 1960s, on to communal living in Georgia in the 1970s, to working with multiple presidential administrations in Washington, D.C. He struggled with an undiagnosed learning disability... more...

  • Für immer? Ja!by Matthias Hipler

    Brendow & Sohn 2013; US$ 7.56

    Was können wir tun, um öfter gemeinsam glücklich zu sein? Das ist die Frage, die die Paare bewegt, die ihr Projekt ?Liebe? aktiv und bewusst neu anpacken wollen. Der erfahrene Paartherapeut und Theologe Matthias Hipler hat mit ?Für immer? Ja!? einen kurzweiligen, kompetenten und kreativen Workshop für Paare entwickelt, der dazu beiträgt, die Partnerschaft... more...

  • Global Universities and Urban Development: Case Studies and Analysisby Wim Wiewel; David C. Perry

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    The editors of "The University as Urban Developer" now extend that work's groundbreaking analysis of the university's important role in the growth and development of the American city to the global view. Linking the fields of urban development, higher education, and urban design, "Global Universities and Urban Development" covers universities and communities... more...

  • Handbook of School-Family Partnershipsby Sandra L. Christenson; Amy L. Reschly

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 125.95

    Family-school partnerships are increasingly touted as a means of improving both student and school improvement. This recognition has led to an increase in policies and initiatives that offer the following benefits: improved communication between parents and educators; home and school goals that are mutually supportive and shared; better understanding... more...

  • Higher Education Service-Learning Sourcebookby Robin Crews

    ABC-CLIO 2001; US$ 134.00

    Service-learning in higher education symbiotically combines community service and academic study--that both fields strengthen in the union is one reason for the movement's increasing popularity. This comprehensive guide to service-learning in colleges and universities includes: ? A-Z encyclopedia of terms and concepts ? Directory of service-learning... more...