art, academic and non-fiction books
publishers’ Eastern and Central European representation

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Well Worth Saving American Universities' Life-and-Death Decisions on Refugees from Nazi Europe
ISBN: HB: 9780300243871, Yale University Press, January 2020
368 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 22 black&white illus.
The United States' role in saving Europe's intellectual elite from the Nazis is often told as a tale of triumph, which in many ways it was. America welcomed Albert Einstein and Enrico Fermi, Hannah Arendt and Herbert Marcuse, Rudolf Carnap and Richar...
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£20,00
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Creating Culture through Health Leadership
ISBN: HB: 9781947602601, University of Chicago Press, University of Cincinnati Press, January 2020
150 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm
The essays in "Creating Culture through Health Leadership" focus on community organizing, building and resourcing through community action, organizing, and education. The contributors share their experiences of building networks and working with loca...
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£30,00
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Activity-Based Teaching in the Art Museum Movement, Embodiment, Emotion
ISBN: PB: 9781606066171, Getty Publications, January 2020
184 pp., 25.4x20.3 cm, illus.
An essential resource for museum professionals, teachers, and students, the award-winning "Teaching in the Art Museum" (Getty Publications, 2011) set a new standard in the field of gallery education. This follow-up book blends theory and practice to...
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£25,00
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Caste of Merit Engineering Education in India
ISBN: HB: 9780674987883, Harvard University Press, December 2019
336 pp., 23.5x15.5 cm
Just as Americans least disadvantaged by racism are most likely to endorse their country as post?racial, Indians who have benefited from their upper-caste affiliation rush to declare their country post?caste. In "The Caste of Merit", Ajantha Subraman...
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£39,95
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Teachers and Teaching on Stage and on Screen Dramatic Depictions
ISBN: PB: 9781789380675, Intellect, December 2019
240 pp., 24.7x17.1 cm, 1 halftone
Why are educators and their profession the focus of so much film and theater? In this volume, Diane Conrad and Monica Prendergast bring together scholars and practitioners in education to answer this very question. Films such as "Freedom Writers", "B...
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£39,00
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Productivity in Higher Education
ISBN: HB: 9780226574585, University of Chicago Press, NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research, December 2019
392 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 96 line drawings, 72 tables
How do the benefits of higher education compare with its costs, and how does this comparison vary across individuals and institutions? These questions are fundamental to quantifying the productivity of the education sector. The studies in "Productivi...
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£98,00
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Requirements for Certification of Teachers, Counselors, Librarians, Administrators for Elementary and Secondary Schools Eighty-Fourth Edition, 2019-2020
ISBN: HB: 9780226666280, University of Chicago Press, December 2019
320 pp., 27.9x21.6 cm
This annual volume offers the most complete and current listings of the requirements for certification of a wide range of educational professionals at the elementary and secondary levels. Requirements for Certification is a valuable resource, making...
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£64,00
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Suddenly Diverse How School Districts Manage Race and Inequality
ISBN: PB: 9780226675367, ISBN: HB: 9780226675220, University of Chicago Press, December 2019
192 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm
For the past five years, American public schools have enrolled more students identified as Black, Latinx, American Indian, and Asian than white. At the same time, more than half of US school children now qualify for federally subsidized meals, a mark...
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£22,00
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£62,00
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Prague University Town
ISBN: PB: 9788024640532, University of Chicago Press, Karolinum Press, November 2019
216 pp., 26.6x20.3 cm, 141 colour plates, 1 halftone,
Not for sale in the Czech Republic and the Slovak Republic! Prague has been a center of university education for centuries, and in this book, Josef Petran and Lydia Petranova guide us through the history and architecture of Prague's diverse univers...
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£23,00
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200 Years of the University of Cincinnati Three Volume Set with Slip Case
ISBN: SET: 9781947602489, University of Chicago Press, University of Cincinnati Press, November 2019
187 pp., 25.4x17.7 cm, 56 colour plates
This limited edition three-volume slipcased set celebrates the bicentennial of the University of Cincinnati. The set consists of hardback editions of "In Service to the City: A History of the University of Cincinnati", by urban historian David Stradl...
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£98,00
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