This is a collection of the 10 best stories written for and by Karen children in refugee camps over 10 years of the Drum Publication Group's annual story writing competition for Children. In Sgaw... More > Karen language< Less
An Earth Science reference book in Sgaw Karen language containing information on the 50 most significant discovers of all time in earth science. Aimed at middle to high school students and written a... More > who, what, where, when, how format.< Less
“The approach we took to creating this book was of my own devising" says editor David de Young. "Kari pulled a rune daily and wrote about it as it seemed to apply to the day it was... More > selected. His editing took the same approach. "This methodology caused this book to come alive for us long before it was complete.” Even writing deadlines were ritualized, on the solar quarters and cross quarters.
Humor and artistic license create a fun and personal read, though the scholarship is solid. For example, in her choice of rune names was based on the musicality of the words as she has used them in almost two decades of song and spiritual practice. The book is at once personal and universal, inspired and academic, humorous and full of serious thought. de Young has called the book “a sort of guidebook for the human spirit.”< Less
Ten original short stories in Sgaw Karen language illustrating various aspects of tradition Karen culture. Written by teachers in refugees camps, these stories are the winning entries of the Drum... More > Publication Group's 2008 story writing competition.< Less
A collection of over 100 traditional Karen sayings and their meanings expressing indigenous knowledge in the areas of environmental conservation, moral teachings, weather predictions, animist beliefs... More > and more. In Sgaw Karen language< Less
Written by members of the Karen community largely as part of Karen literature workshops held both within Burma and the Thai border refugee camps, this collection includes over 60 original stories for... More > young children in Sgaw Karen language.< Less
A collection of math and logic puzzles in Sgaw Karen to help stimulate more interest in mathematics. This includes word problems and logic puzzles, etc. and will help promote critical thinking while... More > bringing fun and practical activities to the math's classroom< Less
Transmedia Storytelling explores the theories and describes the use of the imagery and techniques shared by producers, authors and audiences of the entertainment, information and brand communication... More > industries as they create and develop their stories in this new, interactive ecosystem.< Less
"Superb. Substantial. Entertaining. Informative." An essential read for anyone who finds themself counseling, coaching, or working with others. Takes you step by step... More > through a process that lends itself to the most profound therapeutic transformation and yet can be used informally at home, at work, or in the queue for the bus. Science, psychology, philosophy, and a vibrating peach are all part of the story in this far-reaching but readily accessible guide to the practice of Clean questioning, a knowledge of which will enable you to enter another person's world almost unnoticed and once there to tread very, very lightly. And what happens is that the person you facilitate will get to know - and change, and heal, if that is their aim - themself.< Less
"A fascinating, brilliant book on an extremely important subject," as one reviewer has said. Philip Harland is uniquely placed to write it, having worked for an... More > extended period with the originator of the approach, the innovative and highly regarded therapist, the late David Grove, creator of Clean Language and Therapeutic Metaphor.
What is EMERGENT KNOWLEDGE, what are the POWERS OF SIX, and what role do they play in therapy, counseling, coaching, and self-development? In this account by a leading authority in the field, you will learn a great deal that is new about the psychology and the step-by-step practicality of change. When conventional commonsense or intelligence fail us, the Power of Six is a means of tapping into the reservoirs of our own wisdom.
More information at www.powersofsix.com< Less
TEFL is the acronym for Teaching English as a Foreign Language, or simply, English language instruction for non-native speakers. Also known as Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)... More > or English Language Teaching (ELT), the field of TEFL/TESOL is one of the fastest growing educational fields in the world, presenting thousands of excellent professional opportunities in all corners of the globe to native and fluent English speakers who achieve their TEFL/TESOL certification.< Less
This book is one of the most powerful LinkedIn books you'll ever read! Not only is this comprehensive guide practical and easy to understand, it also has an online video tutorial lesson plan with... More > over 80 short videos. You can get the first 12 videos FREE at www.DreamJobUniversity.com.< Less
"Entertainment Engineering." You may ask, "what has Engineering to do with Entertainment, other than the design of roller coasters?" The reality is that engineering lies behind... More > almost every type of entertainment, from the press that printed this book, through special effects in many movies, to the creation of "rides" based upon flight simulators and industrial robots.
Entertainment has more influence on popular culture than almost anything you can name. In this book we begin in Part 1 by looking at the entertainment industry in general, with a focus on delighting the customers. We ask what is unique/special about the domain Entertainment, we look at the broad scope of Entertainment, and end by asking the reader to think about their own entertainment preferences. In Part 2 we examine exactly how the behind-the-scenes engineering contributes to many specific types of entertainment.< Less
In this book, we begin the work of articulating the challenges and possibilities for non-verbal communication in virtual worlds. Drawing on a wide range of disciplines and perspectives, we consider... More > the past, present, and future of human communication online.< Less
Defining Terrorism is a challenge, several efforts at making meanings out of what pushes men to unleash terror on fellow men always ended
in creating more questions than answers. Boko Haram Islamic... More > sect in Nigeria has since 2002 torment the people of Northern Nigeria and by
2010 became the most challenging security issue in Nigeria necessitating a state of emergency declaration in the area.
Four years after, the end of hostilities in this area is not in sight and the casualties continue to rise giving rooms for questioning the policy and operation in the Sahel. Haram is the number one security challenge in Nigeria War on Terror. The Challenge to security of lives and properties in the Northeast region of the country has been on for over 4 years, with over 5,000 death and the end of this reign of terror not in sight.< Less
A Playful Path, the new book by games guru and fun theorist Bernard De Koven, serves as a collection of ideas and tools to help us bring our playfulness back into the open. When we find ourselves... More > forgetting the life of the game or the game of life, the joy of form or the content, the play of brain or mind, body or spirit, this book can help us return to that which our soul is heir.< Less
he Journal of Instructional Pedagogies (JIP) publishes original academic research related to contemporary instructional techniques and education issues. Educational topics related to delivery... More > methods, implementation of classroom technologies, distance learning, class activities and assessment are typical topics.< Less