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HERBART AND HERBARTIANISM: AN EDUCATIONAL GHOST STORY (NO DUSTJACKET)

By: Dunkel, Harold B.

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: University Of Chicago Press: 1970

Seller ID: RWARE0000036523

ISBN: 0226172198

Condition: Very Good


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STUDYING FOR A DEGREE

By: Dunleavy, Patrick

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan: 1986

Seller ID: RWARE0000006805

ISBN: 0333418425

Condition: Very Good


This is the first study skills book written directly for students on degree courses in the humanities and social sciences. It is intended to help stud ents to make their studying more systematic and efficient and the primary f ocus is on subjects where essay-writing forms the basis of student work and course assessment. View more info

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ISSUES IN LATINO EDUCATION: RACE, SCHOOL CULTURE, AND THE POLITICS OF ACADE MIC SUCCESS

By: Espinoza-Herold, Mariella

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Pearson: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000023231

ISBN: 020535131X

Condition: Very Good


Educators and social researchers spend considerable time and effort studyin g issues in multicultural/bilingual education, but have few opportunities t o experience the subjective realities of the students themselves, this book compares these realities to a variety of viewpoints offered by high school teachers on matters of community, learning, race, culture, and school poli tics. The book transports aspiring teachers and others interested in race r elations, educational sociology and anthropology, and Latino/Chicano studie s into the daily school life of Latino high school students, revealing... View more info

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STUDYING PART TIME WITHOUT STRESS

By: Fazio, Teresa De

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Allen & Unwin: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000027041

ISBN: 1865086460

Condition: Near Fine


A tight clean softcover, no markings throughout, Not an ex-lib edition. A user-friendly guide to part-time study for university and college students. View more info

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BEYOND DECONSTRUCTION: THE USES AND ABUSES OF LITERARY THEORY

By: Felperin, Howard

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000025327

ISBN: 0198128967

Condition: Very Good


A tight clean softcover, no markings throughout: The past two decades have seen swift and radical change in the way literature is perceived and taught in this country and abroad, as numerous new schools of theory have blossomed, particularly at Yale, Johns Hopkins, and Cambridge. Intended as an introduction to these new theories, Beyond Deconstruction offers a balanced and lively overview that steers clear of technicalities as it explains, explores, and occasionally takes issue with the large movements that have followed the so-called "practical" criticism of F.R. Leavis and others. Fe... View more info

NUCLEAR ENERGY: WHAT EVERYONE NEEDS TO KNOW©

By: Ferguson, Charles D.

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2011

Seller ID: RWARE0000039534

ISBN: 0199759464

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Originally perceived as a cheap and plentiful source of power, the commerci al use of nuclear energy has been controversial for decades. Worries about the dangers that nuclear plants and their radioactive waste posed to nearby communities grew over time, and plant construction in the United States vi rtually died after the early 1980s. The 1986 disaster at Chernobyl only rei nforced nuclear power's negative image. Yet in the decade prior to the Japa n... View more info

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TEACHERS DOING RESEARCH: PRACTICAL POSSIBILITIES

By: Fischer, Joseph

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Lawrence Erlbaum: 1996

Seller ID: RWARE0000015306

ISBN: 0805822542

Condition: Near Fine


A tight clean copy. Teachers are often reluctant to change their practices in response to each new staff development workshop that appears on the horizon. What then compels a teacher to explore teaching and learning in his or her own classroom and then implement change that affects the life of that classroom? What is the nature of the collaborative process that can engender teacher research leading to subsequent change? How can educational leaders facilitate this process? These are central questions addressed in Teachers Doing Research. View more info

INFORMATION: A VERY SHORT INTRODUCTION (VERY SHORT INTRODUCTIONS)

By: Floridi, Luciano

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: OUP Oxford: 2010

Seller ID: RWARE0000044467

ISBN: 0199551375

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. We live an information-soaked existence - information pours into our lives through television, radio, books, and of course, the Internet. Some say we suffer from 'infoglut'. But what is information? The concept of 'informatio n' is a profound one, rooted in mathematics, central to whole branches of s cience, yet with implications on every aspect of our everyday lives: DNA pr ovides the information to create us; we learn through the information fed t o... View more info

PEACE AND DEVELOPMENT IN THE PACIFIC HEMISPHERE

By: Galtung, Johan

Price: ¥2,000.00

Publisher: Univ of Hawaii Pr: 1989

Seller ID: RWARE0000035695

ISBN: 082481262X

Condition: Very Good


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MODULAR MATHEMATICS FOR GCSE

By: Gaulter, Brian

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000009217

ISBN: 0199145733

Condition: Very Good+


A clean copy, no inscriptions/markings, not an ex-lib; Designed specifically for the SEG Modular Mathematics Exam, this coursebook has been updated to meet the requirements of the revised syllabus which will be taught from 1993/4 onwards. View more info

HOMESCHOOL YOUR CHILD FOR FREE: MORE THAN 1,200 SMART, EFFECTIVE, AND PRACT ICAL RESOURCES FOR HOME EDUCATION ON THE INTERNET AND

By: Gold, LauraMaery

Price: ¥1,800.00

Publisher: Three Rivers Press: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000017995

ISBN: 0761525130

Condition: Fine


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: For Families Who Want to Splurge on Education but Scrimp on Spending Are you considering homeschooling your child, but don't know where to go fo r the best educational resources? The Internet is an open door to the bigge st library/laboratory the world has ever seen-and it's all at your fingerti ps for free! This never-ending source of information, adventure, and educat ional experiences for the entire family is now compiled in a complete curri culum for any age in Homeschool Your Child for Free. This invaluable guide to all the best in free edu... View more info

HERMANN HESSE'S STEPPENWOLF & SIDDHARTHA (BARRON'S BOOK NOTES)

By: Goode, Ruth

Price: ¥900.00

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series: 1985

Seller ID: RWARE0000030870

ISBN: 0764191241

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. A lively, in-depth discussion of STEPPENWOLF AND SIDDHARTHA. Students are taken on an exciting journey of discovery through every scene or chapter. Also included are unique text notes, ideas for term papers, notes on the author's life as well as a glossary. View more info

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THE ANTI 9-TO-5 GUIDE: PRACTICAL CAREER ADVICE FOR WOMEN WHO THINK OUTSIDE THE CUBE

By: Goodman, Michelle

Price: ¥900.00

Publisher: Seal Press: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000013212

ISBN: 1580051863

Condition: As New


Snappy and practical, this guide to quitting your job at the "e-mail-satura ted, meeting-happy cube farm" will prove indispensable to any young profess ional itching to strike out on her own. Goodman, a successful freelance wri ter, aims her book at women between 25 and 35, but young men will likely fi nd her advice (always send a thank you note after an informational intervie w; play it cool if you snort coffee out your nose) just as relevant. From " sussing out the gigs" to guidance on taxes and health insurance to battling "the inertia that binds one's derriere to the so... View more info

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MCLUHAN FOR BEGINNERS (WRITERS AND READERS DOCUMENTARY COMIC BOOK, 82)

By: Gordon, W. Terrence

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Writers & Readers: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000025319

ISBN: 0863162312

Condition: Very Good


A tight clean softcover, no markings throughout: Marshall McLuhan pioneered the study of the media and is now making a comeback, despite the fact that he died in 1980. McLuhan was a professor of English who loved James Joyce, hated television, played himself in Woody Allen's Annie Hall, and fired off ideas like a machine gun. If he were alive today, he would want to continue infuriating a world moving into the 21st century with 19th century perceptions. This book is described as a "documentary comic book" that explains his ideas but doesn't take itself too seriously. View more info

HARBRACE COLLEGE WORKBOOK: FORM 8A

By: Graham, Sheila

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt P.: 1977

Seller ID: RWARE0000036153

ISBN: 0155318284

Condition: Good


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A COMPLETE GCSE MATHEMATICS

By: Greer, A.

Price: ¥2,000.00

Publisher: Nelson Thornes Ltd: 1992

Seller ID: RWARE0000009204

ISBN: 0748713891

Condition: Near Fine


A tight clean copy, no inscriptions or markings; Completing a set of three books for students taking GCSE in mathematics, this volume is designed for those aiming for higher levels. View more info

AMERICAN HIGHER EDUCATION IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY: SOCIAL, POLITICAL, A ND ECONOMIC CHALLENGES

By: Gumport, Patricia J. (Editor)

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Pre: 2011

Seller ID: RWARE0000044421

ISBN: 0801899060

Condition: Very Good


First published in 1998, American Higher Education in the Twenty-First Cent ury offers a comprehensive entree to the central issues facing American col leges and universities today. This thoroughly revised edition brings the vo lume up to date on key topics of enduring interest. Placing higher education within its social and political contexts, leading scholars discuss finance, federal and state governance, faculty, students, curriculum, and academic leadership. Contributors also address major change s in higher education, especially the influence and incorporation of the la test technologies... View more info

FICTION: POCKET ANTHOLOGY PENGUIN ACADEMIC SERIES / EDITION 4

By: Gwynn, R.S.

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: 9780321244444: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000040011

ISBN: 0321244443

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The perfect alternative to lengthy fiction anthologies, this brief, inexpensive, and diverse collection of 40 short stories provides a concise yet complete introduction to the study of fiction. View more info

JOURNALISM: A VERY SHORT INTRODUCTION (VERY SHORT INTRODUCTIONS)

By: Hargreaves, Ian

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2014

Seller ID: RWARE0000036998

ISBN: 0199686874

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Journalism entered the twenty-first century caught in a paradox. The world had more journalism, across a wider range of media, than at any time since the birth of the western free press in the eighteenth century. Western jour nalists had found themselves under a cloud of suspicion: from politicians, philosophers, the general public, anti-globalization radicals, religious gr oups, and even from fellow journalists. Critics argued that the news indust ry... View more info

ENDANGERED MINDS: WHY CHILDREN DON'T THINK AND WHAT WE CAN DO ABOUT IT

By: Healy, Jane

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000045848

ISBN: 067174920X

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Dr. Healy examines the decline in schools and offers concrete advice for improving our students' endangered minds. A fascinating assessment which argues that children in today's fast-paced electronic world use their brains differently than did children in past generations. View more info