Roy harris shows that the theory of writing adopted in modern linguistics is deeply flawed. Reversing the orthodox priorities, the author argues that writing is a far more powerful mode of linguistic communication than speech could ever be.
ashgate publishing group ashgate publishing limite ashgate publishing group
In thresholds, marcel cobussen rethinks the relationship between music and spirituality. The point of departure is the current movement within contemporary classical music known as new spiritual music, with as its main representatives arvo p...
Duncan garrow editor , chris gosden editor , j.d. Hill editor early celtic art - typified by the iconic shields, swords, torcs and chariot gear we can see in places such as the british museum - has been studied in isolation fr...
palgrave macmillan Unknown Brand
Angelique du toit, stuart sim coaching is being proposed as the best method to encourage a change in the ideologies that have brought about the credit crunch. The authors concern is to show how coaching can widen its intellectual range to bec...
New museum of contemporary art, susan cahan editor , zoya kocur editor addresses the role of art within multicultural education. This book is suitable for art educators and students in need of resources for social justice-oriented lesso...
Kevin p gallagher
Ian wellard editor , richard bailey
Hans-rudolf wicker editor
nova science publishers inc
Kenneth a. Vellis editor
nova science publishers inc
Baris karapina editor , fikret adaman editor , gokhan ozetan editor
palgrave macmillan Unknown Brand
Antonio costa pinto editor many of the foremost experts in the study of european fascism unite to provide a contemporary analysis of the theories and historiography of fascism. Essays discuss the most recent debates on the subject and how chan...
Robert k. Barney editor an anthology of essays that addresses key themes in the scholarly study of the games. It presents seven articles devoted to olympic history the games legacy from antiquity, their modern evolution, and the most c...
Martin d. Stringer
sos free stock
Louis rosenblatt drawing on research and theory in science education, literacy, and educational psychology, as well as the history and philosophy of science, to make its case for transforming the way science is taught, this book address...
continuum publishing corporation Unknown Brand
Donna t. Haverty-stacke editor , daniel j. Walkowitz editor provides a reassessment of the growth and the various directions in us labor history. This title focuses on the relationship of class and culture the link between workers e...
0 stephen g. Walker editor , akan malici editor , mark schafer editor
Offers a range of perspectives on major transformations in the research of labor in africa contexts over the years. This book offers a broad range of perspectives on major transformations in the research of labor in africa contexts over the last...
With the increasing worldwide problems of migration, research into its causes and effects become ever more urgent. This volume takes stock of recent advancements that social science research in both europe and the united states has made to.a...
Celebrating the twenty-fifth anniversary of the publication of gayle rubins groundbreaking essay, thinking sex notes for a radical theory of the politics of sexuality
sage publications ltd
This is a new overview of the strategy field, with internationally renowned contributors summarizing the latest directions and developments in strategic management theory in the context of their theoretical roots in economics, organization the...
The new atlantic history has hitherto focused predominantly on the british atlantic empire. This volume, by contrast, explores intellectual history and political processes during the final democratic revolutions of the eighteenth century.a...
Prevalent among classicists today is the notion that greeks, romans, and jews enhanced their own self-perception by contrasting themselves with the so-called other - egyptians, phoenicians, ethiopians, gauls, and other foreigners...
bloomsbury publishing plc hodder arnold
For its admirers, the russian revolution is a milestone in human progress for its critics, it is a catastrophe of monstrous proportions. Edward actons stimulating study combines an introduction to the momentous events of 1917 with an analys...
Teachers in higher education have had to become more professional in their approach to teaching, matching their professionalism in research. The strength of this book is that it provides a sound theoretical basis for designing and using learni...
David h.j. Morgan
state university of new york press
Introduction 1pt. I phenomenology and facticity 1 from phenomenological immortality to natality by anthony j. Steinbock 252 on the genesis of heideggers formally indicative hermeneutics of facticity by theodore kisiel 413 factical life and th...
cambridge university press
This book explains why performance measurement remains a vexing problem for business firms and other kinds of organisations. Performance measurement remains a vexing problem for business firms and other kinds of organisations. This book explai...
From two of the worlds leading postmodern historians, this collection of fourteen innovative and experimental pieces of historical writing examines fascinating and important new ways of thinking, writing and engaging with the past today.
This book explores the psychological aspects of aggression and violence to try and understand what motivates a player to embrace aggressive and violent behaviour, and to explore some of the moral and behavioural issues that surround the topic.
Matthew j. Streb
This work seeks to rethink anti-racism both in light of recent social changes and also of new theoretical debates about citizenship, multiculturalism, hybridity, diaspora and social movements.
Written by a group of international scholars, this illustrated collection of essays investigates the current state of architectural historiography, looking at changes across the broad field of methodological, theoretical and geographical plu...
This book brings together the core writings on architecture by key philosophers and cultural theorists of the twentieth century - the very best theoretical writings on the ideas which have shaped our cities and experiences of architecture.
This collection honours the work of the eminent economist josef steindl. This collection charts the thinking of one of the leading economic theorist of the twentieth century.
This is the first book to cover theory, policy and practice in all sectors of careers education and guidance provision. It is an essential text for students in initial training, those engaged in in-service and higher degree work.
This book seeks to locate the province as an administrative level in the chinese state, through an examination of historic, economic, social and political developments of these units.iT contains extensively researched empirical data.
Moving away from the traditional approach of providing descriptive accounts of third world geographical issues, this book offers a stimulating critical introduction to the changing geographies of global development.
This book explodes the myths concerning domestic violence and explores how the responses of social workers and probation officers to the people involved need to be far better coordinated and more effective.
Tirthankar roy turns his attention to labour and livelihood and the nature of economic change in the indian subcontinent, challenging prevailing wisdom and formulating new views.
Conluding that power must be restored as the centrepiece of empowerment and in order to provide meaningful ammunition for dealing with the challenges of an increasingly unequal, and often sexist, global local world.
This new volume moves beyond the limits of current debate to show how todays foreign policy is increasingly about values rather than interests and why ethics are now playing a central role in its formation.
Globalization and migration are pressuring nations around the world to change their ethnic self-definition and to treasure diversity not homogeneity. This book explores the growing gap between modern nations and their dominant ethnic groups.
The book examines major social transformations in europe from the perspective of social theory. It offers an intriguing alternative to studies of the eu which emphasise the replacement of the nation-state by a supra-national authority.
Provides rare insights into visitor perceptions, this book explores the way natural history museum audiences imagine their evolutionary heritage and gives a fuller understanding about how to improve the relationship between museums and communiti...
Through interdisciplinary research, key gandhian concepts are revisited by tracing their genealogies in multiple histories of world contact and by foregrounding their relevance to contemporary struggles to regain the humane in the midst of globa...
This book highlights the need for students and researchers to recognise a fuller range of social and cultural influences on young peoples experience of sport. Ian wellard explores issues including gender, ability, expectations and human rig...
Argues that we must rethink the struggle for knowledge, space and power and that the concept of geopolitics needs to be reconceptualized for the twenty-first century.
This new volume presents innovative approaches to the fundamental issues of the global political economy, in particular post cold war development, analyses of capital and negative aspects of globalization.
Health promotion creates conditions that promote rather than damage health by bringing about changes in policy on a local, national and international level. This book outlines clearly the function and position of health promotion.
Korea is a nation that has addressed issues of both internal and external injustices from past wrongs that were committed in times of colonialism, war and dictatorship. Using examples of this injustice, this book focuses on korea and looks t...
Drawing on developments in philosophy, literary and critical theory, and politics, this introduction to the discipline of history takes the reader through the debates that surround historical thinking and allows them to draw their own conclu...
This study offers a radical and multidisciplinary method of examining household formation and recognizes residence as the critical determinant of all household forming practices.
Examining the creative and academic works of a number of influential japanese thinkers, this volume is a major reconsideration of japanese late modernity and national hegemony.
Encompassing a detailed evolutionary examination, this original book is a wide-ranging, radical and highly innovative critique of the prevailing orthodoxies within industrial relations and human resource management.
john paul kawalek
This important text challenges the current orthodoxy of information systems and juxtaposes it with new alternatives. It lays down the reasons for the need for change, and outlines a set of methodological principles for the future.
The increasing interaction of multinational corporations, international organizations and transnational interest groups, such as greenpeace and amnesty international are analyzed in relation to the global political economy.
Based on the authors twenty years research experience, this book provides a holistic picture of the factors that enable architecture, construction and engineering organizations to explore the potential of it to improve their businesses and ach...
Distance learning is becoming an increasingly popular way of studying, and most universities now provide courses using this method. This book considers the changing needs and demands of distance education students.
Rethinks the aims and methods of contemporary linguistics. Uses integrationist theory to exemplify how langauge users become language makers.
This bold thought book re-positions military history at the beginning of the twenty-first century, reveals the main trends in the practice and approach to military history and proposes a new manifesto for the subject to move forward.
Explores the topic of nuclear power in the united states. This book compares the cost of two-fuel cycle alternatives for the current generation of thermal reactors - one alternative being direct disposal, and the other reprocessing. It i...
This book looks at how teachers can attempt to give good quality pastoral care, whether as a form tutor in the first instance or in a managerial role further along in their development.
Packed full with case studies from multi disciplines and with a helpful appendix of tools and resources, this book is an essential guide to effective design and implementation of sound e-learning activities.
This informative book provides a challenging re-evaluation of one of the crucial ideas of western civilization - the notion of progress. The contributors, from all over the world, present their diversified perspectives on its fate.
Contributors from a wide variety of researchers, activists and sex workers re-examine prostitution. Covers male and female sex workers their status in law drugs health changing nature of sex work pimps the potential for redefining prostitution
In this updated second edition kevin moloney challenges conventional public relations thinking, thoroughly investigates topical issues, and expands and updates the arguments put forward in the successful first edition.
brett st louis
This book assesses the oeuvre of trinidadian activist-intellectual c.l.r. James in its entire polymath range, analyzing his writings across disciplines and genres as well as his varied political and cultural concerns.
Taking a collection of seminal articles from the journal of curriculum studies, this book sheds fresh light on the ways of thinking about teaching, curricula and schools.
This book examines learning as both a social and strategic process, invariably linked to emotions and politics that are mobilised by attempts at learning and organizing.
In an era of political, economic and epistemological uncertainty, this book provides an accessible, critical and thorough analysis of the difficulties that beset teacher education.
This essential reference for all students of architecture, design and the built environment provides a convenient single source for all the key texts in the recent literature on architecture and technology.
robert louis flood
Explains the ideas of the fifth discipline and critiques the ideas in straightforward terms. Flood establishes crucial developments in this area in the context of the learning organisation, including creativity and organisational change.
This textbook shows how the key concepts from business strategy literature can be applied to create successful global business.
Karsh contends that the influence of the great powers has not been the primary force behind the middle easts political development, nor the main cause of its famous volatility.
Combines the benefits of local detailed area study south east england in the 1980s with a broader analysis of issues of place identity and political critique.
This is an important and timely book, and should be read by all educationists and policy-makers concerned about the future of the curriculum.
With case studies of the cinemas of india, iran and hong kong, and with contributors addressing the most challenging questions it poses, this important anthology addresses established notions about third cinema theory, and the cinema pract...
An invaluable aid in increasing teachers understanding of the new technological media, showing how it can improve student learning and teaching efficiency.
A uniquely comprehensive overview of this fascinating and rapidly changing country, dealing with the politics, economics and society of vietnam from the doi moi reforms of market socialism in 1986 to the present day.
dr paul johnston
This is a comprehensive account of wittgensteins work on the subject and presents a forceful challe nge to contemporary views. Written in a non-techni cal style, it throws new light on wittgensteins work on the problem of the inner self.
Robert shannan peckham editor
Turkish agriculture has been experiencing a period of unique policy experiment over the years. A world bank-initiated project, called the agricultural reform implementation project arip , has been at the forefront of policy change. This...
sage publications ltd
Jonathan a. Smith editor , rom harre editor , luk van langenhove editor
Jeremy e. Taylor
mit press ltd
Kim plunkett, jeffrey l. Elman
Lucy king editor , christina moutsou editor
oxford university press
Covering a long span, from the vedic period to twelfth century ad, this volume explores key aspects of early indian history-political ideas and institutions economic patterns and developments social orders and practices and the transition...