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The Interrelationship of Bias and Conflict: Addressing Bias in Conflict and Dispute Resolution Settings
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
This book discusses the interrelationship between bias and conflict and suggests various approaches to avoid or reduce the potentially negative effect of bias in conflict situations. The scope of this book considers four types of bias based on their source, examines four core biases that affect judgment and that are pervasive in conflict situations, and suggests ways of avoiding and reducing bias,
Reframing and Its Uses: An Effective Tool in Dispute and Conflict Resolution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
This book discusses the mediation and dispute/conflict resolution tool, called "reframing." The scope of this book is limited to the technique of rephrasing statements and concepts in order to advance the goal of reaching an agreement and resolving conflicts and disputes. The book will review six reasons for using the reframing tool and provide relevant examples for its use.
Phronesis: educational problems and solutions
Series: The Eightfold Path. Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 50,550. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016 by Danny H Jorgensen. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
A study of educational problems & solutions, including: How do we learn? Why do people struggle in various stages of education? Why don’t people develop through their education? What is the relationship of sensitive mothering to development? What are the major theories of child development? Home school vs school; what’s the difference? Nature, nurture and child psychology The articulation gap
The System and Humanity
Price: Free! Words: 13,780. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
This book is about politics, Religion and humanity. It brings a simple solution to change and stop some of our day by day divergences with the government. The solution is already in practice and has show good results in other country's.
Теория эталонного имиджа
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,480. Language: Russian. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Пособие по базовой теории формирования персонального эталонного имиджа клиента для практикующих имиджмейкеров, а также для тех, кто формирует свой имидж самостоятельно.
A Primer for Culture X Goes to School: Public Education and the American Culture
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,610. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
This inexpensive PRIMER introduces the cultural identity crisis in the United States and the myth of educational reform as explored, explained, and opened for dialogue in “Culture X Goes to School: Public Education and the American Culture.” The Primer allows the reader to “test the waters” by providing Preface; Prologue; each chapter’s Introduction, key points, Final Words; and the Epilogue.
Moral Dilemmas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Ideal for small group classes or private lessons, this collection of moral dilemmas provide English language teachers with great ideas for sparking conversation and making their learners think. Topics such as money, theft, cheating, love, friendship death and crime are all covered via short moral dilemmas that can be presented to the class for discussion.
No More Turning Away, A Revolution In Education, Solutions For a Violent World, Second Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,720. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
They say if you look for something hard enough, you just might find it. “No More Turning Away” tells the story of a small group of educators who—after decades of watching their schools and communities become overcome by alienation, drugs, homelessness and violence—decided to do something about it. What they learned was shocking in it’s effectiveness and scope.
The Philosophy of Education and Work
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
With education and work being two chief and influential elements in modern society, it is important to understand and explore their purpose, contributions and how they are impacted by other factors such as gender. It is the task of Philosophy to investigate these all-important questions, as it is a field of study in which people question and create theories about the nature of reality.
You are God
Price: Free! Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
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Your Search for God stops here!!
Education, Curriculum and Educology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,620. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
What is curriculum? How does curriculum fit with education? What elements does any sound curriculum have? What curriculum issues arise from ambiguity? From value conflicts? What major perspectives have historically shaped curriculum? What knowledge base is available to use in curriculum design?
Most Treasured Thankful Quotes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
A beautifully illustrated book, with 78 hand picked pictures and 123 famous quotes on Gratitude. Kindness, Marriage and many other subjects which you can use in a card to show your appreciation, toast a special occasion or just to read and reflect on feelings of gratitude and joy. The careful combination of pictures and quotes makes this book very unique and one of a kind! Uplifting & Inspiring.
Kelestarian Sistem Pendidikan Bersepadu - Model Pusat Pendidikan Al-Amin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,250. Language: Malay. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Buku kecil ini menghimpunkan beberapa artikel yang memberi pandangan dan pengalaman dalam sistem pendidikan Islam. Pengalaman menguruskan sebuah sekolah swasta yang memperkasakan sistem pendidikan bersepadu dikongsi dalam penulisan ini. Penulis-penulis ini adalah terdiri daripada guru, pengetua, guru besar dan ahli-ahli lembaga Pusat Pendidikan Al-Amin (PPAA) dan PIBG.
A Course in Biblical Mysticism
Price: Free! Words: 20,920. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
The aim of this course is to fully establish the outline of differences between the common Western viewpoint and that of the biblical Hebrew mysticism. We trace the development of each view in some detail.
Education, Knowledge and Educology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,030. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
An examination of the questions of (1) what is education, (2) what is knowledge about education and (3) how can that knowledge be organized so that it can be used fruitfully to take rational action in the educational process to pursue and achieve worthwhile intentions and purposes. Techniques of ordinary language analysis are used to illustrate how to address and answer these questions sensibly.
Some Will Win, Some Will Lose (and Some are Born to Sing the Blues)
Series: Mulling Over School and Life, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
This book considers the following questions that anyone might ask at one or more points in their life. Will I be a success? Am I a success? Was I a success? The intended audience consists of (primarily) the general reader who is interested in education and (secondarily) the student of schooling, who is often an aspiring, current or former teacher.
Overcoming Loneliness
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
If you are feeling lonely as you are reading this, you are not alone. The reason why I put this e-book together is because I know what it is like. Loneliness is a topic that is very close to my heart because I have been through the depths of empty, meaningless feelings many times and I am not new to that kind of feeling.
Reality:A Matter of Perception
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by The Florida Hoosier. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
I have found over the years that there is no such thing as reality, it is only how we perceive it. Each of us may have a different view of it because of our different beliefs and experiences. Two individuals can be sitting side by side, looking at the same event and “see” two entirely different outcomes based on their individual perceptions.
Understanding Sartre: Existentialism is a Humanism
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
In 'Existentialism is a Humanism', Jean-Paul Sartre defended existential philosophy from a wide range of criticisms, including a popular perception that many of its key tenets were overly pessimistic. This essay-length guide explains many of the arguments Sartre presented in the lecture, including key concepts such as abandonment, and existence preceding essence.
Lynching Willie
Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
The book “Lynching Willie” was written to inform today’s youth about the schemes put in place to thwart the progress of African Americans in America. We can rebuild the family structure, and focus on financial empowerment and the restoration of sound morals. Destructive thinking and behavior has overwhelmed the potential of our youth throughout the inner cities of the U.S.