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How Should I Behave?

How Should I Behave?

by: Mick Manning

 

Taking a friendly and practical look at manners and the appropriate way to react and conduct yourself in a particular situation, this title examines a range of scenarios. It covers the simple effectiveness of please and thank you and mealtime manners, to the rather more scary situations of how to...


ISBN: 9780749661182

Publisher: Hachette Children's Books

Subject: Children, Social Studies

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Powerful People

Powerful People

by: Rosie McCormick

 

Following on from the first four "Shooting Stars" titles on science, this volume is one of four titles which focus on personal, social and health education. These look at some of the everyday issues children deal with now and in the future. This volume explores personal development and features a...


ISBN: 9781841384306

Publisher: Anova Books

Subject: Children, Social Studies

Readership level: From 10 To 12

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Fundamentalism

Fundamentalism

by: Alex Woolf

 

Fundamentalism is a belief in the literal truth of a sacred text, and fundamentalists are found in all the world's major religions. The term fundamentalism originated in America in the early part of the twentieth century. It was originally used to describe a movement in the Protestant Church but...


ISBN: 9780750243667

Publisher: Hachette Children's Books

Subject: Children, Social Studies

Readership level: Teenagers

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The Guru's Family: A Story About Guru Nanak's Birthday

The Guru's Family: A Story About Guru Nanak's Birthday

by: Pratima Mitchell

 

When Baljit visits the Panjab, he realises that his family is scattered around the world. When he returns home to Coventry he uses the internet to keep in touch with his cousin, Priti, in the Panjab. They discuss the different ways that they're going to celebrate Guru Nanak's Birthday and form a...


ISBN: 9780750236621

Publisher: Hachette Children's Books

Subject: Children, Social Studies

Readership level: From 10 To 12

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Newspapers and Magazines

Newspapers and Magazines

by: Julian Petley

 

This book looks at the worlds of newspaper and magazine publishing - at the differences and similarities between them, and the techniques of news-gathering and news dissemination. It also looks at the work of the design and production departments, and at how newspapers and magazines are printed,...


ISBN: 9780750240499

Publisher: Hachette Children's Books

Subject: Children, Social Studies

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Why Do People Bully?

Why Do People Bully?

by: Adam Hibbert

 

Forever a common problem in all sectors of life, this book takes a look at what bullying is and why some people become bullies. The book describes how bullies operate and provides some useful practical tips and techniques on coping with bullying. It also includes case studies and quotes from...


ISBN: 9780750243278

Publisher: Hachette Children's Books

Subject: Children, Social Studies

Readership level: From 10 To 12

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Why are People Terrorists?

Why are People Terrorists?

by: Alex Woolf

 

This book explains what terrorism means, and examines why some people are prepared to kill innocent civilians, and sometimes even themselves, in the name of a political or religious cause. With information about the history of terrorism and the threats that the world faces today after the horror...


ISBN: 9780750243254

Publisher: Hachette Children's Books

Subject: Children, Social Studies

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Nationalism

Nationalism

by: Richard Tames

 

Nationalism has been a major force in world history since the time of the French Revolution in 1789. It is a powerful force which taps into people's feelings of pride, fear and hatred and has been behind the formation of nation states, the collapse of colonialism and the creation of new...


ISBN: 9780750243681

Publisher: Hachette Children's Books

Subject: Children, Social Studies

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Stand Up, Speak Out

Stand Up, Speak Out

 

"The story of how the Convention on the Right of the Child has been ratified by the most countries in the history of the United nations would be an inspiring one in the hands of any author; told by children themselves, it is especially moving, as it reminds us how far we still have to go to...


ISBN: 9781854348876

Publisher: Two-Can Publishing Ltd

Subject: Children, Social Studies

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Citizenship

Citizenship

by: P. Steele

 

This text examines what it is to be a citizen in the 21st century, the relationship between a citizen and society, and how as citizens, we go about finding the right balance between being an individual and a member of society. It includes thought-provocking questions and ideas for group...


ISBN: 9780237524319

Publisher: Evans Publishing Group

Subject: Children, Social Studies

Readership level: Teenagers

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