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Book Review: Translanguaging At Work: Approaches To Dynamic Bilingualism, Meral Kaya Oct 2019

Book Review: Translanguaging At Work: Approaches To Dynamic Bilingualism, Meral Kaya

Journal of Multilingual Education Research

Book Reviewed:

García, O., Johnson, S. I., & Seltzer, K. (2017). The Translanguaging Classroom: Leveraging Student Bilingualism for Learning. Philadelphia, PA: Caslon, Inc., 196 pages, ISBN978-1-934000-19-9 (Softcover: $ 39.95.); ISBN978-1-934000-19-9 (eText: $29.95-$36.95 depending on days used).


Toil Of The Firestarters, Peter A. Alces Sep 2019

Toil Of The Firestarters, Peter A. Alces

Peter A. Alces

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Breakbeat Pedagogy: Hip Hop And Spoken Word Beyond The Classroom Walls, Drew Emanuel Berkowitz Apr 2019

Book Review: Breakbeat Pedagogy: Hip Hop And Spoken Word Beyond The Classroom Walls, Drew Emanuel Berkowitz

Journal of Media Literacy Education

This review explores and critiques Breakbeat Pedagogy: Hip Hop and Spoken Word Beyond the Classroom Walls, a book that presents not only auto-ethnographic observations about the author's own approach to critical media literacy pedagogy, but also his views on the role straight, white, cisgender male educators play in the media literacy education of increasingly-diverse high school student bodies.


A Cordial Reply To Matthew Tuininga, Keith Sewell Mar 2019

A Cordial Reply To Matthew Tuininga, Keith Sewell

Pro Rege

Editor's Note: This article is Dr. Keith Sewell's rejoinder to an ongoing, friendly debate between himself and Dr. Matthew Tuininga, a debate that began with Sewell's review of Tuininga's book, Calvin's Political Theology and the Public Engagement of the Church: Christ's Two Kingdoms (Cambridge U. Press, 2017) in Pro Rege 46:3 (March 2018).


Christian Hospitality And Muslim Immigration In An Age Of Fear (Book Review), Abby M. Foreman Mar 2019

Christian Hospitality And Muslim Immigration In An Age Of Fear (Book Review), Abby M. Foreman

Pro Rege

Reviewed Title: Christian Hospitality and Muslim Immigration in an Age of Fear by Matthew Kaemingk. Grand Rapids, Michigan: Eerdmans, 2018. 296 pp. ISBN: 9780802874580.


Applying Student Development Theories Holistically: Exemplar Programming In Higher Education (Book Review), Abigail Meert Jan 2019

Applying Student Development Theories Holistically: Exemplar Programming In Higher Education (Book Review), Abigail Meert

Georgia Journal of College Student Affairs

Book review of Applying Student Development Theories Holistically: Exemplar Programming in Higher Education by Abigail Meert.

Abigail Meert is graduate student pursuing her M.Ed. in Higher Education Administration at Georgia Southern University where she serves as a Graduate Resident Director in University Housing. Her bachelor’s degree is in history from Armstrong State University, now named the Armstrong Campus of Georgia Southern University, where she assisted students in her role as a Resident Advisor, First-Year Peer Mentor, and Honors Ambassador for three years. Abigail’s research interests include higher education law and policy, university systems, and the consolidation of ...


Book Review: Mcgraw-Hill's Chinese Dictionary & Guide To 20,000 Essential Words, Hong Zhan Dec 2018

Book Review: Mcgraw-Hill's Chinese Dictionary & Guide To 20,000 Essential Words, Hong Zhan

Hong Zhan

Chinese Dictionary & Guide to 20,000 Essential Words is a concise dictionary specially designed for learners of Chinese as a foreign or a second language. This dictionary distinguishes itself from other Chinese language dictionaries by its unconventional character look-up system, a system that searches for a character by counting the total number of “broken marks” (not linked or unlinked strokes) of each character.


A Review Of Robert Sweetman's Tracing The Lines: Spiritual Exercise And The Gesture Of Christian Scholarship, Calvin Seerveld Jun 2018

A Review Of Robert Sweetman's Tracing The Lines: Spiritual Exercise And The Gesture Of Christian Scholarship, Calvin Seerveld

Pro Rege

Reviewed Title: Tracing the Lines: Spiritual Exercise and the Gesture of Christian Scholarship by Robert Sweetman. Eugene, Oregon: Wipf & Stock Publishers, 2016. 177 pp. ISBN: 9781498296830


Review Of "The Age Of The Crisis Of Man: Thought And Fiction In America, 1933-1973", Tim Lacy Apr 2018

Review Of "The Age Of The Crisis Of Man: Thought And Fiction In America, 1933-1973", Tim Lacy

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "1177 B.C. The Year Civilization Collapsed", Jessica Mills Apr 2018

Review Of "1177 B.C. The Year Civilization Collapsed", Jessica Mills

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "Eclipse Of Man, Human Extinction And The Meaning Of Progress", Michael Palmer Apr 2018

Review Of "Eclipse Of Man, Human Extinction And The Meaning Of Progress", Michael Palmer

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "A War For The Soul Of America: A History Of The Culture Wars", Tim Lacy Apr 2018

Review Of "A War For The Soul Of America: A History Of The Culture Wars", Tim Lacy

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "A Lakota War Book From The Little Bighorn: The Pictographic "Autobiography Of Half Moon"", Rowena Mcclinton Apr 2018

Review Of "A Lakota War Book From The Little Bighorn: The Pictographic "Autobiography Of Half Moon"", Rowena Mcclinton

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "The Federal Reserve And The Financial Crisis", Scott Walla Apr 2018

Review Of "The Federal Reserve And The Financial Crisis", Scott Walla

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "Where The Conflict Really Lies: Science, Religion, And Naturalism", Matthew Schunke Apr 2018

Review Of "Where The Conflict Really Lies: Science, Religion, And Naturalism", Matthew Schunke

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "Beat Box: A Drum Machine Obsession", Lincoln Lounsbury Apr 2018

Review Of "Beat Box: A Drum Machine Obsession", Lincoln Lounsbury

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "River Of Dark Dreams: Slavery And Empire In The Cotton Kingdom", Bryan Jack Apr 2018

Review Of "River Of Dark Dreams: Slavery And Empire In The Cotton Kingdom", Bryan Jack

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "Excellence For All: How A New Breed Of Reformers Is Transforming America’S Public Schools", Michelle Stacy Apr 2018

Review Of "Excellence For All: How A New Breed Of Reformers Is Transforming America’S Public Schools", Michelle Stacy

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "Uncivil Rights: Teachers, Unions, And Race In The Battle For School Equity", Lindon Ratliff Apr 2018

Review Of "Uncivil Rights: Teachers, Unions, And Race In The Battle For School Equity", Lindon Ratliff

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "Teaching Economics In Troubled Times: Theory And Practice For Secondary Social Studies", Scott Walla Apr 2018

Review Of "Teaching Economics In Troubled Times: Theory And Practice For Secondary Social Studies", Scott Walla

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "The Challenge Of Rethinking History Education: On Practices, Theories, And Policy", Michelle Stacy Apr 2018

Review Of "The Challenge Of Rethinking History Education: On Practices, Theories, And Policy", Michelle Stacy

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "The Long Road To Antietam: How The Civil War Became A Revolution", Stephen Hansen Apr 2018

Review Of "The Long Road To Antietam: How The Civil War Became A Revolution", Stephen Hansen

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "The 1970s: A New Global History From Civil Rights To Economic Inequality", Christopher Babits Apr 2018

Review Of "The 1970s: A New Global History From Civil Rights To Economic Inequality", Christopher Babits

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "Maps Of Time: An Introduction To Big History", James Sabathne Apr 2018

Review Of "Maps Of Time: An Introduction To Big History", James Sabathne

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "Fateful Lightning: A New History Of The Civil War And Reconstruction", Christopher Babits Apr 2018

Review Of "Fateful Lightning: A New History Of The Civil War And Reconstruction", Christopher Babits

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "Cartographies Of Time: A History Of The Timeline", Robert Paulett Apr 2018

Review Of "Cartographies Of Time: A History Of The Timeline", Robert Paulett

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln And American Slavery", Mary Lopez Apr 2018

Review Of "The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln And American Slavery", Mary Lopez

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "Blood Work: A Tale Of Medicine And Murder In The Scientific Revolution", Michelle Stacy Apr 2018

Review Of "Blood Work: A Tale Of Medicine And Murder In The Scientific Revolution", Michelle Stacy

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "The Last Pagans Of Rome", Keith Baker Apr 2018

Review Of "The Last Pagans Of Rome", Keith Baker

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.


Review Of "The Roman Guide To Save Management: A Treatise By Nobleman Marcus Sidonius Falx", Allison Thomason Apr 2018

Review Of "The Roman Guide To Save Management: A Treatise By Nobleman Marcus Sidonius Falx", Allison Thomason

The Councilor: A Journal of the Social Studies

No abstract provided.