1109. Tác giả chính: Susan C. Ziehl
Nhan đề: Population studies / Susan C. Ziehl Số phân loại : 304.6 S964; Đặc điểm vật lý: vii, 86Tr : Minh họa ; 24 cm
*Tóm tắt : The series introduces students to debates that are current and alive in modern sociology, especially those in southern Africa. As they move from topic to topic, students will build up an advanced repetoire of technical language and concepts. Discussions are always clear and accesible. Coherently structured with a developing and cumulative theme, each book is written in a lucid, logical, and organised way, promoting the fundamental skill of sequential argument that all students must learn at university level .
1110. Tác giả chính: Donald T. Rowland
Nhan đề: Demographic methods and concepts / Donald T. Rowland Số phân loại : 304.6072 D430; Đặc điểm vật lý: xiv, 546Tr : Minh họa ; 25 cm. + 1 optical computer disc (4 3/4 in.)
*Tóm tắt : Demographic Methods and Concepts presents the methods most commonly needed to work with statistical materials on population at national, regional, and local levels. Unlike other texts in the field, this book uses clear non-technical language throughout to make demographic techniques accessible to a diverse array of students, regardless of their background in mathematics. All the demographic techniques most relevant to the work of demographers, geographers, sociologists, and planners are covered. Demographic concepts and practical strategies important in the interpretation of population statistics are also included. The book is ideal for undergraduate courses in sociology, geography, economics, and statistics .
1111. Tác giả chính: Giovanni Andrea
Nhan đề: The mortality crisis in transitional economies / Giovanni Andrea Cornia, Renato Paniccia Số phân loại : 304.60947 G512; Đặc điểm vật lý: 456Tr : Minh họa ; 24 cm
Tác giả khác: Renato Paniccia
*Tóm tắt : This book is the first comprehensive assessment of the mortality crisis in transitional economies. Contributions by demographers, economists, sociologists, epidemiologists, and health experts provide a rigorous analysis of the upsurge in mortality rates, with the aim of contributing to the launch of vigorous policies to tackle the crisis .
1112. Tác giả chính: Zhongwei Zhao
Nhan đề: Transition and challenge : China’s population at the beginning of the 21st century / edited by Zhongwei Zhao and Fei Guo Số phân loại : 304.60951 Z431; Đặc điểm vật lý: xiv, 350 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Tác giả khác: Fei Guo
*Tóm tắt : This book, written by a group of leading experts, examines these profound changes in an effort to understand their long term impact and provide an up-to-date account of China's demographic reality. The volume provides a comprehensive and authoritative analysis of a wide range of issues such as China's unprecedented family planning program, the impact of falling birth rates coupled with increasing life expectancy, changes in marriage patterns, and increasing rural-urban migration. Anyone who is interested in China and its recent demographic changes will benefit from the rich materials and thorough analysis provided in this book .
1113. Tác giả chính: Ian Talbot
Nhan đề: People on the move : Punjabi colonial, and post-colonial migration / Ian Talbot, Shinder Thandi Số phân loại : 304.854552 I301; Đặc điểm vật lý: xx, 238 tr. ; 22 cm
Tác giả khác: Shinder Thandi
*Tóm tắt : The volume examines a century of Punjabi Migration. This has been marked by both the massive upheaval of the 1947 partition and economic migration arising from agricultural and urban development within the Punjab and a tradition of overseas migration that dates back to the army recruitment of the colonial era .
1114. Tác giả chính: Matt Cavanagh
Nhan đề: Against equality of opportunity / Matt Cavanagh Số phân loại : 305 M435; Đặc điểm vật lý: 223Tr : Minh họa ; 23 cm
*Tóm tắt : These days almost everyone seems to think it obvious that equality of opportunity is at least part of what constitutes a fair society. At the same time they are so vague about what equality of opportunity actually amounts to that it can begin to look like an empty term, a convenient shorthand for the way jobs (or for that matter university places, or positions of power, or merely places on the local sports team) should be allocated, whatever that happens to be .
1115. Tác giả chính: Patrick McGrath
Nhan đề: Accessing awareness and developing knowledge : foundations for skill in a multicultural society / Patrick McGrath, John A. Axelson Số phân loại : 305.076 P110; Đặc điểm vật lý: x, 244 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Tác giả khác: John A. Axelson
*Tóm tắt : This is a workbook designed for multicultural counseling courses in psychology, counselor education, social work, and the human service/mental health professions. The workbook can be used with or without the main text, COUNSELING AND DEVELOPMENT IN A MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY, 3RD, by John Axelson. The course is often a required component of a master's level program in counselor education .
1116. Tác giả chính: Leith Morton
Nhan đề: Modern Japanese culture : the insider view / Leith Morton Số phân loại : 305.0952 L201; Đặc điểm vật lý: v, 290Tr : Minh họa ; 23 cm
*Tóm tắt : This is the first detailed, comprehensive and critical overview of modern Japanese culture to be published in English. It provides readers with important insights into various dimensions of modern Japanese culture, focusing specifically upon a number of contemporary Japanese thinkers .
1117. Tác giả chính: Spencer A. Rathus
Nhan đề: Voyages in childhood / Spencer A. Rathus Số phân loại : 305.231 R110; Đặc điểm vật lý: xxxviii, 507, G1-11, R1-49, I1-18 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
*Tóm tắt : VOYAGES, a full-color, chronologically organized child development text, covers the cognitive, physical, social and emotional changes that occur in an individual's life, from the pre-natal period through middle childhood. In every chapter, Rathus communicates the joy inherent in the observation of child and adolescent development--without neglecting the scientific rigor of the field. Rathus' discussion of challenging issues that relate to the influence of ethnicity and gender on development enhance this text, ensuring that students will come away from their reading with a deeper understanding of human diversity. Key study-enhancing hallmarks of Rathus' texts, such as the PQ4R pedagogical method and a humorous, anecdotal writing style, are present in each chapter of the text. The in-chapter pedagogy also includes several distinctive boxed features: "Developing in the New Millennium," "Developing in a World of Diversity" and "A Closer Look". A comprehensive package of print and electronic ancillaries accompanies the text .
1118. Tác giả chính: Spencer A Rathus
Nhan đề: Childhood and adolescence : voyages in development / Spencer A Rathus Số phân loại : 305.231 S203; Đặc điểm vật lý: 1 v. (various pagings) : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm
*Tóm tắt : 1.What is child development - 2 Beginings - 3 infancy - 4 early childhood - 5 middle childhood - 6 adolescence .
1119. Tác giả chính: Laura E. Berk
Nhan đề: Landscapes of development : an anthology of readings / Laura E. Berk Số phân loại : 305.231 L111; Đặc điểm vật lý: 538 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
*Tóm tắt : In this engaging anthology, each chapter presents an article that focuses on a different child development issue. Using the cross-cultural approach, this reader explores child development in many cultures and offers aspects of early childhood through adolescent development. The articles themselves are the focus, unlike many readers which use quotations from articles with editorial narrative to explain the material to the student. Each article offers a theory or application about child development .
1120. Tác giả chính: Denise H. Daniels
Nhan đề: Understanding children : an interview and observation guide for educators / Denise H. Daniels, Lorrie J. Beaumont, Carol A. Doolin Số phân loại : 305.231 D107; Đặc điểm vật lý: xvi, 161 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Tác giả khác: Lorrie J. Beaumont; Carol A. Doolin
*Tóm tắt : This hands-on guide for interviewing and observing children in educational settings is a supplement for child development courses taken by elementary and middle school education majors. It includes a rationale for interviewing and observing children as a way to understand their behavior, learning, and development and makes connections to the work of major developmental theorists and educational researchers. It provides practical tips for incorporating observations and interviews of children into teachers’ busy schedules and discusses the analysis of observational data and its uses for guiding educational practices (e.g., instruction, cooperative grouping, and parent conferences). The guide’s organization follows the topical organization of most child development textbooks .