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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
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.
31 Days of Depression: Inside the Depressed Mind
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 20,820. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
This is a story, my story. This is my struggle with depression. One of the things that make depression hard for us is the lack of understanding people have of it. They simply have no idea what it is like.
Uncommon Core
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Parent participation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
While government legislation surrounding Common Core, high-stakes standardized testing and teacher evaluations based on student performance on those tests have combined to create a perfect storm that hurts students and teachers alike, there is still one resource that can help heal the breach. That resource is parental involvement in their child’s education.
MasterLife - Human Behaviour Decoded
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
The Great Secret have been found in the oral traditions, in literature, in religions and philosophies throughout the centuries. For the first time, all the pieces of Human Behaviour come together in an incredible revelation that will be life-transforming for all who experience it.
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!!
The Religion is Simple Volume 3
Series: The Religion is Simple, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,800. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Theology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
The religion is simple teaches the rationale of the six principles of faith (eeman) in Islaam: Belief in God, His angles, His books, His prophets, life after death, and fate and judgment passed (qadhaak and qadar).
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?
Prema Vahini
Series: Vahini, Book 1. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 25,490. Language: British English. Published: May 3, 2014 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
Sathya (truth), Dharma (righteousness, code of duties, essential nature of a being or thing), Shanti (peace), and Prema (Love) are the Four Pillars of the new World of the Sai Era and under Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba’s guidance, humanity has to discover Shanti, through Prema. For that task, this book will be of great help.
Scholarship: Two Convocation Addresses on University Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,210. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014 by Christian's Library Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Education / General
MORE THAN A HUNDRED YEARS AGO Abraham Kuyper and his followers recognized that knowledge (curriculum) and behavior (pedagogy) are embedded in everyone’s core beliefs about the nature of God, humanity, and the world. Kuyper delivered the two convocation addresses included in this volume to the students of the Vrije Universiteit (Free University) in Amsterdam in 1889 and 1900.
Tests de Educación Permanente
Price: $4.35 USD. Words: 62,220. Language: Spanish. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Esta obra está compuesta de un enorme compendio de cuestiones relativas a la Educación Permanente y de adultos y, que se ajustan a las asignaturas de Grado relativas a las Ciencias de la Educación, Psicopedagogía, Pedagogía, Educación Social, etc. En esta obra encontrará más de 1.700 cuestiones verdadero/falso que le serán de extrema utilidad.
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.
The Burden of Excellence
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 45,390. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013 by Plowshare Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / charter schools, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
This stirring memoir tells the story of Cecil Lytle's five-year struggle to establish a model college-preparatory public charter school for children from underrepresented backgrounds on the campus of a major state university. It was a long and contentious process, far more difficult than anyone could foresee when it began, and far more successful than anyone had expected
Teaching Philosophy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by Justice Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Do you need a guide for teaching philosophy? This book gives you some basic discussion questions, essay questions, assignments, and even includes grading rubrics! Includes are notes on Thomas Hobbes, Renee Descartes, and John Locke. This book gives you enough material to teach an introductory philosophy class. Whether you teach in an institution, or home school, you will find this book to be