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Subject Guide to Children s Books In Print 1996

Author : R R Bowker Publishing
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Subject Guide to Children s Books in Print 1997

Author : R R Bowker Publishing
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" basic to libraries as shelves."--AMERICAN REFERENCE BOOKS ANNUAL. "There is no excuse for any library lacking this one."--RQ. Indexing the over 1 million nonfiction titles from BOOKS IN PRINT under more than 77,000 Library of Congress subject headings, this indispensable tool helps you & your patrons find the latest books on everything from gentrification to immunodiagnosis. And the 1995-96 edition brings you: * a stand-alone Subject Thesaurus - listing & cross-referencing all headings from the SUBJECT GUIDE. * the same authoritative bibliographic, ordering & publisher information found in BOOKS IN PRINT. * informative Publisher Provided Annotations. When you need the most trusted research & collection development aid in the book industry, turn to SUBJECT GUIDE TO BOOKS IN PRINT.

Children s Books from Other Countries

Author : Carl M. Tomlinson
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An annotated bibliography of 724 children's titles originally published outside of the United States between 1950 and 1996

Guides to Collection Development for Children and Young Adults

Author : John Thomas Gillespie
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Offers 600 entries for bibliographies

The World Through Children s Books

Author : Susan Stan
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Collects international titles published between 1996 and 2000, and provides an annotated bibliography organized by the more than seventy countries represented.

Inside Stories

Author : Janice Montgomery
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Educational title for gifted and advanced learners.

The Routledge Companion to Children s Literature

Author : David Rudd
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The Routledge Companion to Children’s Literature is a vibrant and authoritative exploration of children’s literature in all its manifestations. It features a series of essays written by expert contributors who provide an illuminating examination of why children’s literature is the way it is. Topics covered include: the history and development of children's literature various theoretical approaches used to explore the texts, including narratological methods questions of gender and sexuality along with issues of race and ethnicity realism and fantasy as two prevailing modes of story-telling picture books, comics and graphic novels as well as ‘young adult’ fiction and the ‘crossover’ novel media adaptations and neglected areas of children’s literature. The Routledge Companion to Children’s Literature contains suggestions for further reading throughout plus a helpful timeline and a substantial glossary of key terms and names, both established and more cutting-edge. This is a comprehensive and up-to-date guide to an increasingly complex and popular discipline.

Understanding Young Children s Behaviour

Author : Jillian Rodd
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This book shows how children's behaviour is related to developmental stages and discusses the implications of children's limited understanding of right and wrong. It suggests a range of positive strategies for managing inappropriate behaviour and shows how to develop flexible individualised approaches.

Children s Literature

Author : Peter Hunt
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This practical guide provides a comprehensive and inviting introduction to English-language children's literature from the eighteenth-century to 2000. The book opens with a discussion of the often controversial theory and history of this influential and entertaining subject, and explores the ways in which it can be approached. The Guide includes: * Detailed critical surveys of the work of forty major authors, from Mrs Sherwood to J. K. Rowling, Louisa May Alcott to Dr Seuss, Mary Grant Bruce to Margaret Mahy, and Quentin Blake to Ted Hughes. * Studies of over twenty key texts, placing each in its historical and generic context: books include the pioneering A Little Pretty Pocket Book (1744), classics such as Tom Brown's Schooldays, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, and Seven Little Australians, modern classics from The Hobbit and C. S. Lewis's 'Narnia' books, to Charlotte's Web and Harriet the Spy, as well as influential translations, such as Emil and the Detectives. * Discussion of important issues, themes and genres, including censorship, postcolonialism, fantasy, gender, illustration, and literacy. All of the entries are supported by up-to-date critical bibliographies. Children's Literature offers a helpful and inspiring foundation for further study, and will be an essential resource for students from disciplines as varied as literature, history, education, cultural studies, and the general reader.

The Voice Of The Child

Author : Graham Upton
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This collection provides a guide to the legal requirements surrounding children's rights. The book discusses the practicalities and problems of listening to the child in educational, social and health settings.

A Textbook of Children s and Young People s Nursing E Book

Author : Dr Jim Richardson
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nurse for life – electronic access only Get to all of the high-quality content from Elsevier faster than ever! Your favourite textbooks are now available as e-books through nurse for life, allowing you to: Electronically search the book Create and share notes and highlights Save time with automatic referencing Load it up and change the way you learn! What do I get? You will be emailed a PIN code that will give you perpetual access to the electronic version of the book through nurse for life. Book description This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. Covering the full age and specialty spectrum this text brings together for the first time, individual chapters from among the most respected children's nurses. This textbook is rooted in child-centred health care within a family context and draws upon best contemporary practice throughout the UK and further afield. This innovative text harnesses new design parameters in enquiry-based/problem-based learning, providing up-to-date information on a wide range of topics. In an exciting addition each chapter offers readers additional material on an Evolve website. Full Microsoft PowerPoint presentations augment the written chapters and provide extra information that includes case studies, moving image, photographs and text. Each chapter offers readers additional material on an Evolve website. Full Microsoft PowerPoint presentations augment the written chapters and provide extra information that includes case studies, moving image, photographs and text. Aims, objectives, learning outcomes, a summary box in each chapter and key points assist learning and understanding Professional conversation boxes enliven the text on the page and make it more interesting to dip into Suggestions for seminar discussion topics to help teachers Case studies help to relate theory to practice Prompts to promote reflective practice Activity boxes/suggested visits Evidence based practice boxes which highlight key research studies, annotated bibliographies including details of web-sites and full contemporary references to the evidence base Resource lists including recommended web-site addresses

Myths and Hero Tales

Author : Alethea Helbig
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An annotated guide to recently published myths and hero tales focuses on stories from non-European cultures

Simon Schuster Children s Guide to Insects and Spiders

Author : Jinny Johnson
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Provides an introduction to more than 100 insects and arachnids, giving general information about family characteristics and habits, and more specific facts about some species.

Mommy Don t Go

Author : Elizabeth Crary
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Illustrates the use of problem-solving skills, critical thinking, and conflict resolution through an example of mother-child separation.

Freedom of Information Act Guide and Privacy Act Overview 1996

Author : DIANE Publishing Company
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Green Weddings that Don t Cost the Earth

Author : Carol Reed-Jones
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Guide to Hong Kong Medical Health and Welfare Libraries and Information Resources

Author : Grace Cheng
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This comprehensive guide includes detailed information on the policies, services and facilities of about 80 libraries, and is a valuable resource for all those involved in medical, health and social welfare services in Hong Kong.

Where Did I Come From

Author : Peter Mayle
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Describes the reproductive process from intercourse to birth.

Shrinking Violets and Caspar Milquetoasts

Author : Patricia McDaniel
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Since World War II Americans’ attitudes towards shyness have changed. The women’s movement and the sexual revolution raised questions about communication, self-expression, intimacy, and personality, leading to new concerns about shyness. At the same time, the growth of psychotherapy and the mental health industry brought shyness to the attention of professionals who began to regard it as an illness in need of a cure. But what is shyness? How is it related to gender, race, and class identities? And what does its stigmatization say about our culture? In Shrinking Violets and Caspar Milquetoasts, Patricia McDaniel tells the story of shyness. Using popular self-help books and magazine articles she shows how prevailing attitudes toward shyness frequently work to disempower women. She draws on evidence as diverse as 1950s views of shyness as a womanly virtue to contemporary views of shyness as a barrier to intimacy to highlight how cultural standards governing shyness reproduce and maintain power differences between and among women and men.

Keeping Your Child Healthy with Chinese Medicine

Author : Bob Flaws
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Discusses 38 common paediatric diseases and their treatment using Chinese medicine and alternative therapies