Konfrontative Pädagogik: Konfliktbearbeitung in Sozialer by Jens Weidner, Rainer Kilb

By Jens Weidner, Rainer Kilb

Konfrontative P?dagogik bleibt ein hoffnungsvoller, innovativer pattern in Sozialer Arbeit und Erziehungswissenschaft und stellt eine gute Erg?nzung zur akzeptierenden Toleranz der 68er-P?dagogik dar. Die konfrontative P?dagogik soll in der Arbeit mit mehrfach auff?lligen jungen Menschen helfen und wirken.

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Understanding Child Maltreatment: An Ecological and by Maria Scannapieco

By Maria Scannapieco

Baby maltreatment execs from all disciplines fight to discover larger methods of figuring out and treating the households and youngsters plagued by maltreatment. because the mid-1960s, the "battered baby syndrome," and up to date high-profile abuse situations, a plethora of analysis and literature on baby maltreatment has emerged, but this can be the 1st quantity to provide a entire built-in research for figuring out, assessing, and treating baby maltreatment in the ecological framework in a developmental context. This framework systematically organizes and integrates the complicated empirical literature in baby maltreatment and improvement, together with the often-overlooked interval of adolescence.

Viewing baby maltreatment from an ecological standpoint, this quantity identifies the chance and protecting components correlated with abuse and overlook. The authors current a entire overview framework, addressing the a number of developmental and environmental elements certain to every case. This framework absolutely considers chance and protecting elements and their dating to members, households, and environmental parts, proposing a much-needed viewpoint for state-of-the-art baby protecting prone staff. Understanding baby Maltreatment is the 1st of its style. whereas so much books generally deal with the developmental effects of maltreatment, this quantity is going extra through presenting review and intervention techniques in keeping with a deep figuring out of every degree of a kid's improvement. Interventions middle at the caregiver and the relations, with specific realization to parenting talents and the demanding situations the kid may well adventure inside his or her developmental degree. each one bankruptcy emphasizes empirically dependent interventions and encompasses a case representation that courses readers in utilising those thoughts to their very own perform. supplying a complete, nuanced point of view on maltreatment, this booklet may be beneficial to scholars, researchers, and professionals.

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Chess for Success: Using an Old Game to Build New Strengths by Maurice Ashley

By Maurice Ashley

Maurice Ashley immigrated to long island from Jamaica on the age of twelve, merely to be faced with the tough realities of city lifestyles. yet he discovered his idea for a greater lifestyles after stumbling upon a chess e-book and turning into hypnotized by way of the sport. He might finally holiday the chess world's colour strains through turning into a global Grandmaster in 1999.

Ashley learned that chess recommendations will be used as a tutorial software to assist kids stay away from the pitfalls usually linked to starting to be up. during this e-book, he serves up compelling anecdotes approximately how chess has absolutely affected younger gamers. He additionally deals tips about procedure, how one can make the sport enjoyable for kids of every age and degrees, and the way to beat the parable that chess is not cool. via his information, readers will know how chess recommendations can increase a kid's psychological agility, creativity, and problem-solving abilities. Chess for Success is a much-anticipated source for folks, academics, counselors, formative years staff, and chess fanatics.

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Child Social Work Policy & Practice by Derek Kirton

By Derek Kirton

This ebook deals an authoritative assessment of kid care coverage and perform within the united kingdom. The publication displays the complexity and contested nature of children’s wishes, rights, and pursuits and relationships among family members and kingdom. It analyzes correct debates and study and highlights perform matters and dilemmas. Readers also are directed to resources of additional details on subject matters they might desire to discover in additional intensity. on the finish of every bankruptcy, there's assistance for additional examining, assets for perform and questions for dialogue.

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The Intuitive Sources of Probabilistic Thinking in Children by H. Fischbein

By H. Fischbein

About a 12 months in the past I promised my good friend Fischbein a preface to his ebook of which I knew the French manuscript. Now with the printer's proofs less than my eyes i love the booklet even larger than I did then, due to, and stimulated by means of, new reports meanwhile, and clean techniques that crossed my brain. Have I been prompted by means of what I remembered from the manuscript? if that is so, it should have occurred unconsciously. yet after all, what struck me during this paintings a 12 months in the past, struck a responsive chord in my very own brain. long ago, arithmetic educating conception has strongly been encouraged by way of a view on arithmetic as a heap of options, and on studying arithmetic as innovations attainment. arithmetic instructing perform has been jeopardised by way of this theoretical strategy, which in its most threatening shape expresses itself as an intensive atomism. To options attainment Fischbein opposes acquisition of intuitions. In my very own courses I kept away from the note "intuition" as a result of number of its meanings throughout languages. For it slow i've got used the time period "constitution of mathematical objects", which i believe ability similar to Fischbein's "acquisition of intuitions" - certainly as I view it, constituting a psychological item precedes its conceptualising, and below this standpoint i attempted to watch mathematical actions of younger children.

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Children and Social Policy by Paul Daniel, J Ivatts

By Paul Daniel, J Ivatts

This ebook presents a serious account of British social coverage considering the fact that 1945 from the viewpoint of the kid. utilizing the UN conference at the Rights of the kid as a yardstick, it examines a variety of coverage components together with healthiness, schooling, housing, social safeguard, baby care and defense. It concludes with feedback for making coverage extra child-centred. it is going to be of curiosity to quite a lot of pros and to somebody who's desirous about kid's welfare.

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Using Language: The Structures of Speech Acts by John T. Kearns

By John T. Kearns

In a pioneer research of the way language is absolutely used, Dr. Kearns combines the rigor of formal good judgment with a close research of ordinary language styles. via this double concentration, he develops synthetic languages which are syntactically extra just like the spoken notice than first-order language itself. a number of diagrams illustrate the evolution of those man made languages, which signify an important contribution to either the fields of linguistics and logic.

The e-book starts by way of delineating a idea of the constructions of intentional acts after which applies this to the distinctive case of linguistic acts. Given an knowing of the meanings of part expressions, we will be able to use our wisdom of linguistic constitution to figure out the that means of a fancy expression. An cutting edge dialogue of semantics is subdivided into theories of 3 "semantic dimensions": representational that means, inferential which means, and fact stipulations. Drawing upon those analyses the speech act idea of this publication reasons that the which means of a sentence (sentential act) is to be defined utterly when it comes to the meanings of part expressions (acts) and the constitution of the sentence.

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21st Century Jocks: Sporting Men and Contemporary by E. Anderson

By E. Anderson

Drawing on enormous quantities of interviews with 15-22 12 months previous instantly and homosexual male athletes in either the USA and the uk, this e-book explores how jocks have redefined heterosexuality, and now not worry being idea homosexual for behaviors that limited males of the former iteration.

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The Economics of Investing in Universal Preschool Education by Lynn A. Karoly

By Lynn A. Karoly

Elevated curiosity in California and different states in supplying common entry to publicly funded preschool schooling is at the back of this study's goals to investigate the commercial returns from making an investment in high quality preschool schooling in California.

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Translating Childhoods: Immigrant Youth, Language, and by Marjorie Faulstich Orellana

By Marjorie Faulstich Orellana

Translating Childhoods, a special contribution to the examine of immigrant adolescence, explores the ""work"" youngsters practice as language and tradition agents. little ones shoulder uncomplicated and extra advanced verbal exchanges for non-English talking adults. Readers pay attention, via kid's personal phrases, what it ability be the ""keys to communication"" that adults another way may lack. From ethnographic facts and examine, Marjorie Faulstich Orellana's research expands the definition of kid hard work via assessing kid's roles as translators and considers how sociocultural studying and improvement is formed therefore.

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