The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,687,217 members ⚫ 1,190,073 ebooks

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books

  • Areas of Learning Basic to Lifelong Educationby P. Lengrand

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    The study of lifelong education brings to light aspects of education which go beyond the purely intellectual sphere into all dimensions of being.These dimensions assume great importance for individuals seeking to develop capacities which will enable them to cope successfully with the challenges they will confront throughout life and to participate... more...

  • The Education Dilemmaby J. Simmons

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    The Education Dilemma: Policy Issues for Developing Countries in the 1980s focuses on the questions on the adequacy of the Western European and North American model of formal schooling exported to developing countries. The selection first offers information on an overview of the policy issues in the 1980s, future of formal education in developing countries,... more...

  • Coercive Concernby Reva Jaffe-Walter

    Stanford University Press 2016; US$ 27.95

    Many liberal-minded Western democracies pride themselves on their commitments to egalitarianism, the fair treatment of immigrants, and the right to education. These environments would seem to provide a best-case scenario for the reception of immigrant youth. But that is not always the case. Coercive Concern explores how stereotypes of Muslim immigrants... more...

  • Policy, Professionalization, Privatization, and Performance Assessmentby Theresa J. Gurl; Limarys Caraballo; Leslee Grey; John H. Gunn; David Gerwin; Héfer Bembenutty

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 46.80

    This volume reviews the background of mandated teacher performance assessment with an emphasis on policy, privatization, and professionalization. The authors discuss the potential impact of mandated teacher performance assessments on teacher education in the content areas of mathematics, English, and social studies. The perspectives and empirical... more...

  • Complex Dynamical Systems in Educationby Matthijs Koopmans; Dimitrios Stamovlasis

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 130.64

    This book capitalizes on the developments in dynamical systems and education by presenting some of the most recent advances in this area in seventeen non-overlapping chapters. The first half of the book discusses the conceptual framework of complex dynamical systems and its applicability to educational processes. The second half presents a set of... more...

  • Assessing Foreign Language Students? Spoken Proficiencyby Martin East

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 94.71

    This book presents an in?depth study of assessment innovation and its impact on teaching and learning. The context is New Zealand, and the focus is additional languages other than English and the recent introduction of a radical new assessment of students? spoken proficiency, called interact. The book crosses the traditional theoretical and methodological... more...

  • Politics and Educationby R. Murray Thomas

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    Politics and Education: Cases from eleven nations tackles the relationship between politics and education. The book presents several dimensions of the politics-education relationship, such as the use of education in achieving political agendas and the effects of the interest of a political group on educational policy. The book present cases from 11... more...

  • Messung akademisch vermittelter Kompetenzen von Studierenden und Hochschulabsolventenby Olga Zlatkin-Troitschanskaia; Hans Anand Pant; Christiane Kuhn; Miriam Toepper; Corinna Lautenbach

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 27.44

    Dieses systematische Review gibt einen Überblick über nationale und internationale Assessmentpraxis und bietet eine umfassende und exklusive Informationsgrundlage. Im Auftrag des BMBF haben die AutorInnen eine Synopse zum aktuellen Stand der nationalen und internationalen Forschung zur Erfassung von Kompetenzen bzw. Lernergebnissen (learning outcomes)... more...

  • Rorschach Assessment of Adolescentsby Shira Tibon-Czopp; Irving B. Weiner

    Springer New York 2016; US$ 94.71

    This book serves as an up-to-date Rorschach primer and elaborates on the various applications of Rorschach assessment for adolescents with respect to differential diagnosis, forensic consultation, and therapeutic assessment. It opens with three chapters that provide readers with a basic overview and introduction to the topics integrated throughout... more...

  • Ganzheitliches Bewerbercoachingby Hagen Rösler

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2015; US$ 21.03

    Dieses Buch ist der erste Praxisleitfaden für eine ganzheitliche Begleitung von Bewerbern durch alle Phasen des Bewerbungsprozesses. Das innovative Konzept verbindet bewährte Ansätze wie das Empowerment mit Elementen aus den Themenkomplexen Trauerarbeit, Unternehmensversteher und Steigerung von Nachhaltigkeit. Die Darstellung wendet sich an alle,... more...