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Sports books

The Coaching Process, A Practical Guide to Becoming an Effective Sports Coach

This title develops an ‘athlete-centred approach’ to sports coaching, which allows athletes to take ownership of their learning, strengthening their ability to retain key skills and to make effective decisions during competition.

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Sports books

The Big Three’s Takeover of Sport

In the The “Big-Three’s” Takeover of Sport, Dr. Zeigler argues that such a take-over of competitive sport by capitalism, nationalism, and democracy has become a very serious problem that gradually became a crisis as the twentieth century wore on. The main purpose of this book-to show that the “commandeering,” or take-over, of sport by the…

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Educational books

Experience And Education

Experience and Education is the best concise statement on education ever published by John Dewey, the man acknowledged to be the pre-eminent educational theorist of the twentieth century. Written more than two decades after Democracy and Education (Dewey’s most comprehensive statement of his position in educational philosophy), this book demonstrates how Dewey reformulated his ideas…

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Educational books

Philosophy of Education

The first edition of Nel Noddings’ Philosophy of Education was acclaimed as the ‘best overview in the field’ by the journal Teaching Philosophy and predicted to ‘become the standard textbook in philosophy of education’ by Educational Theory. This classic text, originally designed to give the education student a comprehensive look at philosophical thought in relation…

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Scientific books

Early Childhood Studies, A Social Science Perspective

Early Childhood Studies: A Social Science Perspective explores key issues in early childhood studies from a variety of social science disciplines, including psychology, sociology, social policy and education. Each chapter considers a different social science discipline, identifying, analysing and critically assessing how that particular discipline enriches early years provision and research. User-friendly student features are…

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Educational books

School, A Monthly Record of Educational Thought and Progress

School

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Educational books

On Becoming a Scholar, Socialization and Development in Doctoral Education

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Educational books

Education in India

Education in India

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Educational books

Higher Education and Sustainable Development, Paradox and Possibility

The ‘Key Issues in Higher Education’ series aims to raise both awareness and the standards of debate on the fundamental issues that lie at the very heart of higher education and intends to assist national and international debate. Higher Education and Sustainable Development examines whether it is actually possible to mandate, plan, monitor and evaluate…

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Educational books

The Education of Man

In this classic of childhood education, Froebel identifies the fundamentals of his now-ubiquitous kindergarten system, including how to channel child’s play and integrate it into the development of intelligence and social skills.