Work-Family Enrichment by Jennifer Shein, Charles P. Chen

By Jennifer Shein, Charles P. Chen

This publication goals to advertise members' own and vocational well being via an elevated know-how at the helpful nature of the optimistic position interplay among paintings and relatives contexts. outfitted upon wealthy theoretical and empirical facts within the latest literature, the publication provides a study examine concentrating on the build of work-family enrichment, one of many constructs representing the optimistic interdependencies of labor and family members roles. It illustrates vividly how the mental means of enrichment occurs, demonstrating pursuits and correlations among quite a few variables and dynamics within the method. via a serious eye, findings of the present learn give a contribution to larger figuring out of the confident linkages among paintings and kin function participation. The publication concludes with a synopsis of the newly accelerated, leading edge, and entire framework of worklife and kin existence enrichment, highlighting the results for idea, examine, and perform. Researchers, students, and practitioners in numerous walks of social sciences can profit shape this booklet, in particular those that paintings in components of vocational and occupation psychology, organizational and commercial psychology, future health psychology, counselling psychology, human source administration and improvement, and different similar fields. however, readers do not need to be specialists in those human prone geographical regions in simple terms. Lay employees throughout professions can benefit from the insights and intelligence from this booklet for his or her personal work-family wellness.

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Tell Along Tales! Playing with Participation Stories by Dianne de Las Casas

By Dianne de Las Casas

Storytelling predates examining. Storytelling is a colourful culture in approximately each tradition on the earth. and naturally, storytelling serves as an ideal medium for teaching youngsters and early readers.Specifically meant for trouble-free university and public librarians, academics, storytellers, and camp counselors, inform alongside Tales!: fiddling with Participation tales includes 25 tailored stories from Czechoslovakia, Germany, eire, Korea, Norway, Spain, and West Africa which are acceptable for kindergarten via 6th grade scholars. those tales are associated with criteria and are filled with enjoyable viewers participation, making them ideal for the library, school room, camp, or domestic. The publication will remove darkness from the easiest equipment for telling a story, describe quite a few kinds of viewers participation and the way to inspire it, establish components in a narrative that offer chance for participation, clarify whilst to incorporate viewers participation, and percentage the author's confirmed viewers administration concepts.

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Ignatian spirituality in a secular age by George Schner

By George Schner

Whereas the textual concentration of this selection of essays is the Spiritual Exercise of Ignatius of Loyola, the essays are even more than textual analyses; they take care of the culture and associations linked to Ignatian spirituality, with old and philosophical views on Ignatian spirituality, with the modern look for non secular existence. furthermore, the query of the connection of the modern believer to prior occasions is addressed, in addition to the query of the connection among spirituality and ministry. The powerful and potent mixture of historic and modern issues, in addition to of textual and religious matters, ends up in a quantity of value to scholars of non secular background and of spirituality. The research of the Exercises and the dialogue of religious path may also be of significant worth to ministers and pastors―and to all these pursuing "spiritual lifestyles in a mundane age."

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The lion and the lamb : evangelicals and Catholics in by William M. Shea

By William M. Shea

Some of the most exciting questions in modern American Christianity is whether or not the new warming of relatives among Catholics and conservative evangelicals delivers a thaw within the ice age that has lasted because the 16th century. American evangelical Protestants and Roman Catholics have hated and suspected each other on account that colonial instances. within the 20th century, despite the fact that, every one neighborhood has skilled radical swap, and this has resulted in a metamorphosis within the courting among the two.
In this e-book William Shea examines the background of this bothered courting and the symptoms of power reconciliation. His springboard is the hot exposure given to the 1993 rfile Evangelicals and Catholics Together, during which numerous recognized figures from every one camp, appearing as participants, signed an announcement maintaining even more universal theological and social flooring than the other American Catholic-evangelical staff had ever performed. on reflection, Shea surveys the lengthy and intensely sour background of released recriminations that experience flown from side to side among Catholics and plenty of varieties of Protestants because the sixteenth century. He makes the case that Catholics and conservative Protestants reacted alongside parallel strains to western "modernity" - particularly naturalistic evolution and better feedback of the Bible). That deeper historical past leads him to the newer heritage that has in part conquer the serious Catholic-evangelical antagonisms. right here he specializes in the increase of "neo-evangelicals" linked to Billy Graham and the nationwide organization of Evangelicals and at the alterations with the Catholic church for the reason that Vatican II. He is going directly to provide systematic interpretations of modern evangelical literature on Catholics and Catholic literature on evangelicals.
The e-book ends with a few historic, but additionally theological, social and private conclusions. This available, groundbreaking, and well timed learn can be crucial examining for all drawn to the spiritual panorama of the United States at the present time.

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Improving Teaching and Learning in Physical Education by Harvey Grout

By Harvey Grout

The textual content is an excellent reflective strategy for actual schooling trainees within the components of making plans, guideline, administration, evaluation, and suggestions. The content material is aligned with present overseas examine and united kingdom pondering for the nationwide curriculum. It additionally promotes hugely approved pedagogical practices during the education eventualities and reader questions in every one bankruptcy to aid trainee comprehension. additionally, it really is pertinent that the textual content makes a speciality of instructor development in an effort to interact pupil studying development with an inclusive philosophy. net activates, expertise studying reduction feedback, and instructor self-observation notes are valuable specialist instruction modes. I hugely suggest the textual content for actual schooling trainee curriculum/pedagogy courses and in addition latest practitioner mirrored image. Allan Sander, college of North Florida Coordinator of actual schooling, usa "Improving instructing and studying in actual schooling is a really necessary textual content for preliminary instructor running shoes and their trainees alike. It offers with key concerns dealing with brand new expert, is definitely set out making it effortless to stick to and consequently an invaluable source for ITT. I quite just like the method it refers back to the QTS criteria highlighting each one subject matters relevance in gaining certified academics prestige. however the spotlight for me is the best way the author's relate the subject to attainable interview questions that trainees may well feasibly anticipate to come across whilst employing for his or her first post." Julie Armstrong, PGCE PE direction chief, Durham college “The major energy of the publication is that it truly is a simple to learn, sensible textual content that relates direct to lecture room perform. The excerpts from training actual schooling lecturers first and foremost of every bankruptcy supply an invaluable creation to the subject matter that's to be explored. There are hyperlinks to the nationwide Curriculum and different present options, which helps the robust specialise in instructing and studying in present actual schooling weather that's obvious during the publication. The layout of the e-book with possibilities for mirrored image, case stories, transparent hyperlinks to perform, exemplar lesson plans and signposted additional readings makes the booklet appropriate for an individual education as a secondary college actual schooling teacher.” Paul Carney, Programme Director BA/BSc actual schooling and recreation & workout technology Canterbury Christ Church collage “The authors are to be congratulated on reaching a consistency of favor, content material and rigour around the chapters with a few participants. Their gift is a ebook that may be super invaluable to be used by means of trainee lecturers of their trip in the direction of certified instructor prestige and access to the educating profession.” Mick Abrahams, afPE Lead nearby actual schooling topic Adviser do you need to understand extra concerning the key elements of training PE? do you want assist in making plans powerful PE classes? do you want to start to enhance your personal own instructing philosophy? Then this is often the fundamental advisor for you! This booklet will help you on your preliminary instructor education programme and past, taking you thru the wide variety of concerns you want to think about to be able to develop into a winning instructor and increase profitable beginners. each one bankruptcy appears at very important features of PE instructing and relates it on to the PE lesson and the way students study. It covers key components, together with: making plans review Lesson association handling student behaviour well-being and protection ICT there's a pattern lesson plan on the finish of each bankruptcy which indicates the reader find out how to contain points of the PE nationwide Curriculum into every one lesson. mirrored image initiatives are incorporated all through to motivate trainee academics to seriously research their very own perform. this can be supported with genuine lifestyles examples of instructor and trainee reports of training PE in secondary colleges. The publication additionally presents information to the trainee instructor making use of for his or her first publish in a faculty. The authors supply universal interview inquiries to aid the reader formulate and justify a private philosophy of educating PE so one can be very important to their own improvement, in addition to the interview strategy itself. This e-book is key examining for all trainee and working towards secondary college PE lecturers.

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Constructing Antichrist: Paul, Biblical Commentary, and the by Hughes Kevin, Visit Amazon's Kevin L. Hughes Page, search

By Hughes Kevin, Visit Amazon's Kevin L. Hughes Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Kevin L. Hughes,

The determine of Antichrist has gripped the Christian mind's eye for 2 thousand years. yet Antichrist doesn't spring absolutely from the pages of Scripture. fairly, he emerges over a millennium of mirrored image on tricks and clues scattered all through Scripture and Christian culture. specifically, just like Antichrist is tied in a necessary technique to the fellow medieval Christians knew easily as 'the Apostle'―St. Paul.

Constructing Antichrist engages readers with the query: what does Paul need to do with the Antichrist? Integrating new scholarship in apocalypticism and the historical past of exegesis, this e-book is the 1st longitudinal examine of the position of Paul in apocalyptic proposal. Readers will achieve new appreciation for the theological weight of medieval exegesis in most cases and for the patience of apocalypticism within the medieval Christian mind's eye because it dared to check the Adversary.

The writer argues that the western doctrines of Antichrist and the final Days are entwined with the improvement of medieval New testomony exegesis. the second one Letter to the Thessalonians―a short and much-debated apocalyptic textual content within the New Testament―is an important locus for doctrinal hypothesis approximately Antichrist and the arrival finish. the writer rigorously examines commentaries on 2 Thessalonians from the fourth to the 12th centuries and unearths that they supply the 'architecture' for the constructing doctrine of Antichrist because it is portrayed in later medieval paintings and literature. by way of the 12th century, this practice of mirrored image distills from a few of the early interpretations a vintage, man made knowing of Antichrist and the top that kinds an authoritative consensus for hundreds of years.

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Narrative Inquiry in Music Education: Troubling Certainty by Margaret S. Barrett, Sandra L. Stauffer

By Margaret S. Barrett, Sandra L. Stauffer

This textual content offers a discussion board for the presentation and dialogue of narrative inquiry methods to analyze in song schooling, and contextualizes this paintings in the higher conversations of track schooling study and perform. In an cutting edge dialogic procedure the textual content is split into three components, every one offering a unique point of view at the makes use of and reasons of narrative in and for tune schooling. part I explores the origins of narrative examine throughout various fields of inquiry and provides a belief of narrative inquiry as "resonant work". part II presents 7 examples of narrative inquiry learn, every one of that's observed through a reflective remark. The commentaries offer an interpretive standpoint of the narrative money owed, recommend extra questions that come up from the inquiry, and supply perception into the capability makes use of of the narrative account for the speculation and perform of tune schooling. part III brings jointly the views of 2 eminent theorists and practitioners.

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From Willow Creek to Sacred Heart : rekindling my love for by Chris Haw

By Chris Haw

Motion (with a few contemplation) -- From mass to megachurch -- From type to streets -- From streets to jungle -- From jungle to warfare -- From struggle to concrete jungle -- Contemplation (with a few motion) -- homicide and the mass -- Pagan Christianity -- look for no accessory: or, the impossibility of nondenominationalism -- On being a part of a poor association: or, how you can deal with the church like a (dysfunctional) kinfolk -- artwork and apocalypse

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Mayan Voices for Human Rights: Displaced Catholics in by Christine Kovic

By Christine Kovic

Within the final many years of the 20 th century, hundreds of thousands of Mayas have been expelled, usually violently, from their houses in San Juan Chamula and different highland groups in Chiapas, Mexico, through fellow Mayas allied with the ruling Institutional innovative social gathering (PRI). kingdom and federal specialists normally grew to become a blind eye to those human rights abuses, downplaying them as neighborhood conflicts over non secular conversion and security of cultural traditions. The expelled have prepared themselves to struggle not just for spiritual rights, but additionally for political and monetary justice in line with a large realizing of human rights. This pioneering ethnography tells the intertwined tales of the hot groups shaped by way of the Mayan exiles and their ongoing efforts to outline and safeguard their human rights. targeting a neighborhood of Mayan Catholics, the publication describes the method in which the innovative Diocese of San Cristobal and Bishop Samuel Ruiz Garcia turned strong allies for indigenous humans within the merchandising and safeguard of human rights. Drawing at the phrases and insights of displaced Mayas she interviewed in the course of the Nineties, Christine Kovic finds how the exiles have created new groups and lifeways in line with a shared experience of religion (even among Catholics and Protestants) and their very own thought of human rights and dignity. She additionally uncovers the underlying political and fiscal elements that drove the expulsions and indicates how the Mayas who have been expelled for now not being "traditional" sufficient are actually basing their new groups on conventional values of accountability and reciprocity.

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