An unrivalled introduction to the pioneers of educational theory that you won't be able to get through your studies without. This must-have book includes profiles on Vygotsky, Steiner, Montessori and Froebel, as well as 24 other theorists.
A readable discussion of the key ideas of child development and theory, including how children acquire language, the meaning of intelligence and creativity, as well as how best to teach children to read and write.
This book summarises the ideas of educational theorists and psychologists of the last 60 years, from Elinor Goldschmied to Tina Bruce. It also looks at the important contemporary issues in early years education, from whether boys and girls learn differently…
An IOC insider speaks out on creating a drug-free sports culture
With doping charges leveled at athletes in baseball, cycling, and in the Olympics, cheating has, to many onlookers, become the norm in pro sports. With implications far beyond…
…Pound’s Fascist Conversion
2. Approaching Pound’s Fascism: Development of an Ideologue
3. Unpaid Propaganda ‘for a Decent Europe’, 1935–40
No literary figure of the past century is comparable to Ezra Pound in the scope and depth of his exchange with China. In this book 162 previously unpublished letters between Pound and nine Chinese intellectuals, accompanied by introductions and notes,…
Table of contents
1. Introduction Hart Crane, Bridging, and History
2. The Lyric Mode of The Bridge: The I and the Other
3. The Epic Mode of The Bridge: The Other and the I
The context for understanding global climate change today lies in the records of Earth’s past. This is demonstrated by decades of paleoclimate research by scientists in organizations such as the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP), the Antarctic…
Nykynäkökulmasta fasismia ja kansallissosialismia pidetään absoluuttisen pahan edustajina. Maailmansotien välissä fasistiset liikkeet vetosivat kuitenkin niin eurooppalaiseen älymystöön kuin kansaankin. Miksi fasismi oli niin lumovoimainen aate?…
…Now you can easily whip up meals at home that will help you shed unwanted pounds and stay healthy with the Glycemic Index Cookbook For Dummies. 150 delicious and simple recipes with a glycemic index and glycemic load rating level for each Includes breakfast, lunch,…