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  • Enhancing The University Industry Interfaceby Douglas Weir; John O?Donaghue

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2005; US$ 199.00

    This special issue of the Journal of European Industrial Training is based around the Programme for University-Industry Interface (PUII) located at the University of Limerick (UL) in Ireland. The contributors are members of the project team and their associates and the editors are Douglas Weir, Chair of the project Academic Advisory Board and John... more...

  • A New World of Knowledgeby Sheryl L. Bond; Jean-Pierre Lemasson

    International Development Research Centre 1999; US$ 25.00

    A New World of Knowledge examines how globalization has obliged universities in Canada to reassess and rethink the international dimension of their mission and practice. All now include an international dimension in their mission statement. Is this a true statement of educational principles? Or is it simply a marketing message intended to position... more...

  • Learning, Teaching, and Communityby Lucinda Pease-Alvarez; Sandra R. Schecter

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 49.95

    This volume brings together established and new scholarly voices to explore how participatory and situated approaches to learning can contribute to educational innovation. The contributors' critical examinations of educational programming and engagements provide insights into how educators, youth, families, and community members understand and enact... more...

  • Alternative Schoolsby Brenda J. Conley

    ABC-CLIO 2003; US$ 45.00

    This volume describes the various components of alternative education and presents a comprehensive view of its impact on public education, particularly in urban school districts. It presents detailed descriptions of various alternative education models. more...

  • Girls and Literacy in Americaby Jane Greer; Miriam Forman-Brunell

    ABC-CLIO 2003; US$ 85.00

    This work offers a tour of the opportunities, obstacles and achievements in girls' education from the limited possibilities of colonial days to the wide-open potential of the Internet generation. It features six essays focused on particular historical periods. more...

  • Multicultural and Diversity Educationby Peter M. Appelbaum

    ABC-CLIO 2002; US$ 45.00

    This volume concentrates on the practical applications of diversity and multicultural education, their philosophical and social policy motivations and the historical development of various versions of the approach in North America. more...

  • Diverse Sexuality and Schoolsby David Campos

    ABC-CLIO 2003; US$ 45.00

    An overview of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender students in American schools - what they endure, their special needs and the programmes and groups that support them. It features a directory of organizations, associations and government agencies associated with GLBT youth. more...

  • Education for Intercultural Citizenshipby Geof Alred; Michael Byram; Mike Fleming

    Multilingual Matters 2006; US$ 49.95

    This book examines citizenship education from the perspective of interculturality in order to extend its meaning and significance within and beyond the nation state, and in education in the nation state. There are chapters which deal with theory and concepts and others which present country and international case studies. more...

  • Engaging Teachersby Trevor Gale; Kathleen Densmore

    McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 44.00

    Engaging Teachers makes a deliberate attempt to reclaim the education discourse captured by new right politics and connect it with a radical democratic agenda for schooling. On its agenda are education markets, policy, leadership, professionalism, and communities. Engaging with these is conceived on at least two levels. First, as an invitation to teachers... more...

  • Autonomy in Social Science Research, Volume 4by Malcolm Tight; Carole Kayrooz; Gerlese Akerlind

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2006; US$ 117.99

    This book examines how and why autonomy matters in contemporary social science research. It considers how autonomy impacts upon the individual researcher, the cultures and values of the university, and research motivation and sponsorship. The authors provide a better understanding of the interplay between individual and institutional autonomy, the... more...