ISBN: 0415505127, 9780415505123
Authors: Philip D. Morgan,
Publisher: Routledge
Keywords: slavery, maritime
Pages: 208
Published: 2012-06-26
List Price: 125.00 USD

Think of maritime slavery, and the notorious Middle Passage – the unprecedented, forced migration of enslaved Africans across the Atlantic – readily comes to mind. This so-called ‘middle leg’ – from Africa to the Americas – of a supposed trading triangle linking Europe, Africa, and the Americas naturally captures attention for its scale and horror. After all, the Middle Passage was the largest forced, transoceanic migration in world history, now thought to have involved about 12.5 ......
ISBN: 0984156747, 9780984156740
Authors: May McGoldrick,
Publisher: May McGoldrick Books
Keywords: thames, ghost
Pages: 376
Published: 2011-06-24
List Price: 14.99 USD

A stranger—led back from the shadowy edges of death by a ghost—finds herself cold and bloody on the filthy banks of a river in a city she does not know… From opium-drenched hovels and rat-infested warehouses of Limehouse to the glistening facades of West End mansions, a woman—known only as Sophy—searches for her identity. But the mist-shrouded alleys of Victorian England hold grave dangers for the friendless. Captain Edward Seymour, the last of a long line of distinguished Royal ......
ISBN: 0415603919, 9780415603911
Authors: Rod Parker-Rees,
Publisher: Routledge
Keywords: beliefs, values, practices, exploration, kindergartens, child, steiner, meeting
Pages: 152
Published: 2011-06-01
List Price: 120.00 USD

What can early years practitioners learn from Steiner kindergartens? What is distinctive about Steiner kindergarten teachers’ ways of getting to know children? As demands for accountability in early years settings continue to grow, external pressure to assess children and to measure their progress can disrupt the development of informal and intimate relationships between teachers and children. The contributors to this book, who include both experienced Steiner educators and early ......
ISBN: 0557552389, 9780557552382
Authors: Larry A. Jones,
Publisher: Lulu.com
Keywords: justice, disability, doing
Pages: 350
Published: 2010-09-08
List Price: 19.96 USD

"Please don't throw me away, Daddy.  Don't throw me away."  So begged the boy hiding in the closet after overhearing the psychologist say to put the boy in an institution and forget him. For 75 years families have supported each other and advocated for better lives for people with developmental and intellectual disabilities.  Beginning in a time when institutions were the answer that professionals gave, and continuing today when the Americans with Disabilities Act promises justice, family ......
ISBN: 0968533027, 9780968533024
Authors: Ellen G. Levine,
Publisher: EGS Press
Keywords: amp, creativity, therapy, art, fire, studies, tending
Pages: 190
Published: 2004-11-28
List Price: 34.95 USD
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Exploring the arts in therapy, this book investigates the concept that creativity is an essential element of psychotherapy. A process of "tending the fire" of the arts in therapy allows play and experimentation to enter the therapeutic space and enlighten the experience for both client and therapist. Through the author's own personal art-making journal, an outlining of the aspects of the theory of creativity in the therapeutic process, and the author's practical application of expressive arts ......
ISBN: 0749427728, 9780749427726
Authors: Robin Birn,
Publisher: Kogan Page
Keywords: management, business, guide, research, market, effective
Pages: 164
Published: 1999-09-01
Category: Management, Management & Leadership, Business & Investing,
List Price: 29.95 USD

More and more companies today are using market research techniques, not only to find new markets, products and customers, but also to measure customer satisfaction and improve management and marketing decision making. "The Effective Use of Market Research" examines this widening application of research techniques, looking at the circumstances in which market research is necessary, explaining what management can expect to gain from research, and analyzing the type of management and marketing ......
ISBN: 0697219488, 9780697219480
Authors: American Chemical Society,
Publisher: Brown (William C.) Co ,U.S.
Keywords: chemistry, society, context, applying
Pages: 400
Published: 1994-12
Category: Engineering, Professional & Technical,
List Price: Unknown

Aims to present chemistry in the context of everyday life, emphasizing the real-world relevance of the subject. An ACS-approved and sponsored textbook for non-science majors chemistry courses, the book uses case studies to illustrate chemical concepts.
ISBN: 0517124459, 9780517124451
Authors: Katie Hamilton,
Publisher: Random House Value Publishing
Keywords: repair, home, fix, quick
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1994-11-01
List Price: 9.99 USD
ISBN: 0686836529, 9780686836520
Authors: Karle W. Baker,
Publisher: Elliots Books
Keywords: coins, old
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1923-06
Category: Poetry, Literature & Fiction,
List Price: 29.50 USD