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How Internet Filters Impact Student Learning in High Schools
Lynn Sutton
ISBN: 9781934043073

A required reference for all involved in education, particularly intellectual freedom. A pioneering study of how internet controls impact student learning and teaching effectiveness. Read More..

American Libraries and the Internet:

The Social Construction of Web Appropriation and Use
Bin Li
ISBN: 9781934043875

This innovative study provides an in-depth understanding how librarians have perceived the World Wide Web from its early implementation to 2003, and how the Web is appropriated and used in libraries. Read More..

Anticipating and Managing Crime, Crisis, and Violence in our Schools:

A Practical Guide
Jo Campbell
ISBN: 9781934043370

This indispensable guide for educators is deemed essential by Diana Ohman, Director of Department of Defense Education Activity. 170 Read More..

Applying Andragogical Principles to Internet Learning

Susan Isenberg
ISBN: 9781934043196

The most rigorous account and investigation of online adult learning ever conducted. This book is must reading for scholars and students to understand this critical field. Read More..

The Bilingual Acquisition of English and Mandarin:

Chinese Children in Australia
Ruying Qi
ISBN: 9781604977745

“A detailed, fascinating account of Mandarin-English bilingual first language acquisition that not only provides rich and unique empirical data but also addresses a range of theoretical and methodological questions that are central to the study of language acquisition, bilingualism, and child development. It will no doubt become a key reference ...” – Professor Li Wei, University of London Read More..

Chatting to Learn:

The Changing Psychology and Evolving Pedagogy of Online Learning
James M. Hudson
ISBN: 9781934043721

A pioneering study, this monograph examines the broader implications for the design of conversational environments, whether for educational or business use. Read More..

The Challenge of Change in Africa's Higher Education in the 21st Century

Kenneth Kaoma Mwenda and Gerry Nkombo Muuka
ISBN: 9781604976106

This is a book written from and with twenty-first century realities, making it a significant addition to the continuing and urgent search for solutions to the continent’s development dilemma. It is therefore critical reading and research material for many stakeholders including students, professors, universities and research libraries on the one hand, and higher education ministries in Africa on the other. Read More..

Charles Dupin (1784–1873) and His Influence on France:

The Contributions of a Mathematician, Educator, Engineer, and Statesman
Margaret Bradley
ISBN: 9781604977516

This is the first published study of Charles Dupin and his entire life’s work. It illuminates his work and contribution in so many spheres, as well as his contacts with other scientists and educators. It showcases Dupin’s important contributions during a period of tremendous changes in France. Read More..

Comparing American and British Legal Education Systems:

Lessons for Commonwealth African Law Schools
Kenneth K. Mwenda
ISBN: 9781934043516

What is the difference between a law degree in the US and the UK? Dr. Kenneth Mwenda, a well-seasoned international lawyer and academic, guides us through the specific details and illuminates the core differences. Read More..

The Construction of Femininity in a Postcolonial State:

Girls’ Education in Singapore
Ee Moi Kho
ISBN: 9781604978513

"Kho examines issues of gender equality with a penetrating and critical eye. In this study, she explores the contradictions over time of the goevernment's socialization goals and in the messages they sought to send about what it means to be a female in Singapore. ... Readers interested in the role of schools in constructing ideology, as well as those interested in the development of Singapore, will find this an engaging and well-written book." —Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education Read More..

 

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