The Concept of Utopia

Author: Ruth Levitas

Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing

ISBN: 9781906165338

Category: Utopian socialism

Page: 264

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This classic text, first published in 1990, analyses the contested concept of utopia and examines how it has been used by commentators and social theorists.

Re-theorizing Discipline in Education

Problems, Politics, & Possibilities

Author: Zsuzsa Millei (Ed),Tom G. Griffiths,Robert John Parkes

Publisher: Peter Lang

ISBN: 9781433109669

Category: Education

Page: 192

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Teachers Investigate Their Work

An Introduction to Action Research across the Professions

Author: Allan Feldman,Herbert Altrichter,Peter Posch,Bridget Somekh

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 131539880X

Category: Education

Page: 354

View: 1956

Now in its third edition, Teachers Investigate Their Work introduces both the theoretical concepts and the practical methods necessary for readers wishing to develop their action research. Drawing from studies carried out by teachers and other professionals, as well as from the authors’ own international practical experience, the book provides detail on multiple educational contexts from primary education to university training and beyond. It contains over 50 practical methods and strategies to put into action, and explores key areas, such as: the purpose, roots, and varieties of action research collaborating with a critical friend, research participants, or your peers choosing a data collection method observing and documenting situations making sense of your data action research for professional development. This key text also provides crucial tools, such as: a simple ‘quick start’ nine step guide a toolbox for producing written reports a criteria for guiding the quality of action research. A concise yet thorough introduction to action research, Teachers Investigate Their Work is an essential, practical, and easily accessible handbook for teachers, senior staff, and researchers who want to engage in innovation and improve their practice.

Synopsis: An Annual Index of Greek Studies, 1993, 3

Author: Andrew D. Dimarogonas

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9789057025624

Category: Social Science

Page: 508

View: 1898

Presents 12,860 entries listing scholarly publications on Greek studies. Research and review journals, books, and monographs are indexed in the areas of classical, Hellenistic, Biblical, Byzantine, Medieval, and modern Greek studies., but no annotations are included. After the general listings, entries are also indexed by journal, text, name, geography, and subject. The CD-ROM contains an electronic version of the book. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Germanic Notes

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Publisher: N.A


Category: Germanic philology

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Books in Print

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Category: American literature

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Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.


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