• Humanities & Social Sciences
      October 2019

      A Little Gay History of Wales

      by Daryl Leeworthy

      A Little Gay History of Wales tells the compelling story of Welsh LGBT life from the Middle Ages to the present day. Drawing on a rich array of archival sources from across Britain, together with oral testimony and materi

    • Teaching, Language & Reference

      The Activist WPA

      Changing Stories about Writing and Writers

      by Linda Adler-Kassner

      2010 Best Book AwardCouncil of Writing Program Administrators In a time when writing teachers and admi

    • Education

      Activist and Socially Critical School and Community Renewal

      Social Justice in Exploitative Times

      by Smyth, J.

      Activist and Socially Critical School and Community Renewal comes about at an incredibly important point in history, and it offers a genuinely new paradigm. This book attempts what few others have tried—to bring together knowledge and literature around sc

    • July 2010

      be the change

      teacher, activist, global citizen

      by Rita Verma

      This book examines the ways young people engage in action, dialogue, and activism, and how they become global citizens. The essays in the book illustrate how young people with deep convictions on how to change the world make a difference in their communit

    • June 2011

      Activist Art in Social Justice Pedagogy

      Engaging Students in Glocal Issues through the Arts

      by Barbara Beyerbach, R. Deborah Davis

      Artists have always had a role in imagining a more socially just, inclusive world – many have devoted their lives to realizing this possibility. In a culture ever more embedded in performance and the visual, an examination of the role of the arts in multi

    • December 2012

      How the Dreamers are Born

      Struggles for Social Justice and the Identity Construction of Activist Educators in Brazil

      by Julio Diniz Pereira

      This book discusses the identity construction of activist educators or, as one of the research participants poetically summarizes it, «how the dreamers are born.» The dreamers, in the case of this research, are eleven women, activist educators w

    • August 2014

      The World of Stephanie St. Clair

      An Entrepreneur, Race Woman and Outlaw in Early Twentieth Century Harlem

      by Shirley Stewart

      Born in Guadeloupe in 1897, Stephanie St. Clair entered the United States thirteen years later. By 1923 at the age of twenty-six she would create and manage a highly lucrative policy bank in Harlem – earning a quarter of a million dollars a year. To this

    • March 2015

      Becoming Activist

      Critical Literacy and Youth Organizing

      by Elizabeth Bishop

      Becoming Activist is a revolutionary study of youth human rights activism and literacy learning. The book follows five urban youth organizers from the Drop Knowledge Project in New York City. Intentionally polyvocal, the voices of the five youth are featu

    • October 2017

      Activist Art in Social Justice Pedagogy

      Engaging Students in Glocal Issues Through the Arts, Revised Edition

      by Barbara Beyerbach, R. Deborah Davis, Tania Ramalho

      Artists have always had a role in imagining a more socially just, inclusive world—many have devoted their lives to realizing this possibility. In a culture ever more embedded in performance and the visual, examining the role of arts in multicultural teach

    • Public administration
      March 2011

      Activist Scholar

      Selected Works of Marilyn Gittell

      by Gittell, Ross J.; Newman, Kathe;

      Activist Scholar: Selected Works of Marilyn Gittell features seminal writings by Marilyn Gittell, a preface by Sara Miller McCune (Founder and Executive Chairman, SAGE Publications), a general introduction by Ross Gittell and Kathe Newman, and part introd

    • Public administration
      March 2011

      Activist Scholar

      Selected Works of Marilyn Gittell

      by Gittell, Ross J.

      Activist Scholar: Selected Works of Marilyn Gittell features seminal writings by Marilyn Gittell, a preface by Sara Miller McCune (Founder and Executive Chairman, SAGE Publicati

    • May 2008

      Fooling Some of the People All of the Time, A Long Short Story

      by David Einhorn, Joel Greenblatt

      A revealing look at Wall Street, the financial media, and financial regulators by David Einhorn, the President of Greenlight Capital Could 2008's credit crisis have been minimized or even avoided? In 2002, David Einhorn-one of the country's top

    • July 2012

      Investment Philosophies

      Successful Strategies and the Investors Who Made Them Work

      by Aswath Damodaran

      The guide for investors who want a better understanding of investment strategies that have stood the test of time This thoroughly revised and updated edition of Investment Philosophies covers different investment philosophies and reveal t

    • April 2004

      The One-Hour Activist

      The 15 Most Powerful Actions You Can Take to Fight for the Issues and Candidates You Care About

      by Christopher Kush

      No matter what your political persuasion, The One-Hour Activist is your guide to influencing lawmakers, candidates, and reporters. The One-Hour Activist reveals fifteen powerful, proven grassroots actions that persuade lawmakers and candidat

    • August 2016

      Species Conservation in Managed Habitats

      The Myth of a Pristine Nature

      by Werner Kunz

      Written by an author with longstanding experience in the ecology of insects and birds and with a stellar academic record in molecular life sciences, this is a welcome challenge to the widely held beliefs in conventional environmental policies. Werner Kunz

    • July 2017

      How to Be Heard

      Ten Lessons Teachers Need to Advocate for their Students and Profession

      by Celine Coggins

      THE BOOK FOR EVERY TEACHER WHO HAS EVER BEEN FRUSTRATED BY THE DECISIONS MADE OUTSIDE THEIR SCHOOL THAT AFFECT THE STUDENTS INSIDE THEIR SCHOOL. How to Be Heard offers every teacher 10 ways to successfully amplify his or her voice,

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