Education Under Siege

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  • Author : Arthur Shapiro
  • Publisher : R&L Education
  • Pages : 206 pages
  • ISBN : 1475803095
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Education Under Siege

Education Under Siege
  • Author : Arthur Shapiro
  • Publisher : R&L Education
  • Release : 21 October 2013
GET THIS BOOK Education Under Siege

This book analyzes each major reform--No Child Left Behind, Common Core State Standards, grading schools, evaluating teachers, failing students, vouchers, charters, online virtual charters-- and finds them seriously wanting. We conclude with reforms that work actually helping teachers, kids, parents and communities.

Economics Made Fun

Economics Made Fun
  • Author : N. Emrah Aydinonat,Jack J Vromen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 October 2017
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Best-selling books such as Freakonomics and The Undercover Economist have paved the way for the flourishing economics-made-fun genre. While books like these present economics as a strong and explanatory science, the ongoing economic crisis has exposed the shortcomings of economics to the general public. In the face of this crisis, many people, including well-known economists such as Paul Krugman, have started to express their doubts about whether economics is a success as a science. As well as academic papers, newspaper

The Shangri La Diet

The Shangri La Diet
  • Author : Seth Roberts
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 24 April 2007
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As seen in the New York Times and on Good Morning America-now updated by the author. Imagine a diet that's as easy as "a spoonful of sugar" (or extra-light olive oil) twice a day. A diet that actually reduces appetite and cravings. A diet that's based on a wealth of scientific findings but is simple enough for anyone to stick to. A diet with results that amaze almost everyone who tries it. Psychology professor Seth Roberts asks a simple question

Power and Inequality in Interpersonal Relations

Power and Inequality in Interpersonal Relations
  • Author : Eric Beasley
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 08 September 2017
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This book explores interpersonal situations in which weak or vulnerable people find themselves and the ways in which others help create, sustain, and eradicate such social dynamics. Vladimir Shlapentokh and Eric Beasley demonstrate that people can gain power over each other and then abuse this power because of unequal resource conditions. The authors define resources as the means necessary for satisfaction or achievement of needs or goals, such as wealth, physical strength, intellectual capacity and information, sexual attractiveness, and status.

World Class

World Class
  • Author : Teru Clavel
  • Publisher : Atria Books
  • Release : 20 August 2019
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An eye-opening firsthand exploration of why Asian students are outpacing their American counterparts, and how to help our children excel in today’s competitive world. When Teru Clavel had young children, the oldest barely two, she watched as her friends and fellow parents vied to secure a spot in the right New York City preschools. Following a gut feeling that a truly world-class education involves more than the privilege and ennui of elite private schools, Teru and her family moved

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  • Author : Gennaro F. Vito,Jeffrey R. Maahs,Ronald M. Holmes
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release : 04 December 2022
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Across America, crime is a consistent public concern. The authors have produced a comprehensive work on major criminological theories, combining classical criminology with new topics, such as Internet crime and terrorism. The text also focuses on how criminology shapes public policy.

The Social Security Crisis of 2037

The Social Security Crisis of 2037
  • Author : James LePage
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release : 12 December 2015
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The hope for this book is that it will help the millions of Americans counting on the Social Security System for financial support – now and in the future – understand why benefits paid by the System could either end or be significantly reduced after 2037. Trustees of the System say a 25 percent cut in benefits (or an increase in taxes) will be required by 2037 in order for the System to continue to operate. For the millions of Americans who currently depend on

Freakonomics

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  • Author : Steven D. Levitt,Stephen J. Dubner
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 20 September 2011
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The legendary bestseller that made millions look at the world in a radically different way returns in a new edition, now including an exclusive discussion between the authors and bestselling professor of psychology Angela Duckworth. Which is more dangerous, a gun or a swimming pool? Which should be feared more: snakes or french fries? Why do sumo wrestlers cheat? In this groundbreaking book, leading economist Steven Levitt—Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago and winner of the American

Shall We Wake the President

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  • Author : Tevi Troy
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 01 September 2016
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The history of presidential dealings with disasters shows that whatever their ideology, presidents need to be prepared to deal with unexpected crises. In recent years, the expectations have grown as the disasters seem to appear to be coming more frequently. Since 2001, numerous unpredictable crises, including terror attacks, massive storms, and an economic collapse, have shaken Americans to their core. It seems as if technology, for all of its beneficences, also provides mankind with increasingly powerful ways to wreak destruction, including

Brands and Branding

Brands and Branding
  • Author : Stephen Brown
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 17 August 2016
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Lecturers/Instructors - Request a free digital inspection copy here A fun and humorous introductory book, written in Stephen Brown's entertaining and highly distinctive style, that introduces curious readers to the key components of brands and helps them to begin to make sense of them - what they are, what they do, why and how - using plenty of examples and references drawn from a wide range brands such as Amazon, Apple, Google, Gucci, Nike, Nintendo, Starbucks, Swatch and The

Faithonomics

Faithonomics
  • Author : Torkel Brekke
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 15 October 2016
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Faithonomics uses economic theory to provide a new and unorthodox view of religion in today's world. Drawing on state-of-the-art research and on case studies from around the globe, this book shows that religion should be analysed as a market similar to markets for other goods and services, like bottled water or haircuts. Faithonomics is about today's religious markets, but in sweeping detours through the histories of Christianity, Islam, Buddhism and Hinduism, Brekke shows us the religious markets of the past,

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  • Author : David John Farmer
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 22 March 2021
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This book describes what is argued to be the most effective way of doing public administration thinking. Its aim is to encourage governments to govern fundamentally better in terms of policy and administration. A better understanding of context and identities, imaginization, epistemic pluralism, anti-administration, and the context of economics are examples of what is critical for high effectiveness. The pieces included in this book have been handpicked from the vast academic collection that David Farmer has authored over the last

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Carrots and Sticks
  • Author : Ian Ayres
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release : 21 September 2010
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Could you lose weight if you put $20,000 at risk? Would you finally set up your billing software if it meant that your favorite charity would earn a new contribution? If you’ve ever tried to meet a goal and came up short, the problem may not have been that the goal was too difficult or that you lacked the discipline to succeed. From giving up cigarettes to increasing your productivity at work, you may simply have neglected to give yourself