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AHDS Visual Data Service - Spanish Civil War Posters

Reviewer: Julian Freeman, Sussex Downs College, 2002


Art Bibliographies Modern (ABM)

Reviewer: Valerie Lodge, Arts Institute Bournemouth, 2002


Art, Community and Environment: Educational Perspectives

Reviewer: Steve Hanson, Hereford College of Arts, 2009

 

Benchmarking for Higher Education edited by Norman Jackson and Helen Lund 

Reviewer: David Buss, Kent Institute of Art and Design, 2001

 

Blended Learning in Higher Education

Reviewer: Marcus Hill, Craven College, 2008


Bradford Textile Archive

Reviewer: Anne Crowther, Bradford College, 2004


British Television: A Reader Edited by Edward Buscombe

Reviewer: Jane Barford, University of Central England, 2001

 

Building Local Initiatives for Learning, Skills and Employment

Reviewer: Marcus Hill, Craven College, 2006


ComAbstracts 

Reviewer: Matt Holland, Bournemouth University, 2002

 

A Companion to Cultural Studies

Reviewer: Dr Bernadette Casey, University College Plymouth St Mark and St John, 2006

 

Changing Higher Education

Reviewer: Jonathan Hewett, City University, 2006


Computers & Art

Reviewer: John Knight, Birmingham Institute of Art and Design, 2003


Computing and Visual Culture: Representation and Interpretation' CHArt Conference Proceedings, volume one 1999

Reviewer: Pauline Ridley, University of Brighton, 2000

 

Creating Digital Resource Reviews

Reviewer: Jason Whittaker, Falmouth College of Art, 2003

 

Creative Research: The theory and practice of research for the creative industries

Review: Philip Ely, University for the Creative Arts, 2011

 

Critical Dictionary of Film and Television Theory by Robert E. Pearson and Philip Simpson (eds.)

Reviewer: Paul McDonald, University of Surrey (Roehampton) 2001

 

Critical Studies in Art & Design Education

Reviewer: Steve Hanson, Hereford College of Arts, 2008

 

Culture and Power in Cultural Studies

Reviewer: Steve Hanson, Hereford College of Arts, 2010


A Curriculum for Artists

Reviewer: Prof. Jill Journeaux, University of Coventry, 2004

 

The Designer: Half a Century of Change in Image, Training and Techniques

Reviewer: Aidan Rowe, University of Alberta, Canada, 2008

 

Designers, Visionaries and Other Stories: a collection of sustainable design essays

Reviewer: Aidan Rowe, University of Alberta, Canada, 2008

 

Design and Applied Arts Index (daai)

Reviewer: Lynne Rutter, Bournemouth University, 2002


Design in Business. Strategic Innovation Through Design

Reviewer: Marina Economidou, City University, 2002

 

Design Futuring: Sustainability, Ethics and New Practice

Reviewer: Aidan Rowe, University of Alberta Canada, 2009

 

The Design History Reader

Reviewer: Mary Loveday-Edwards, Plymouth College of Art, 2010

 

Drip-dry Shirts: the evolution of the Graphic Designer

Reviewer: Aidan Rowe, University of Alberta Canada, 2005


Education and Creativity

Reviewer: Dr Olivia Sagan, University of the Arts London, 2009

 

Enhancing Curricula: using research and enquiry to inform student learning in the disciplines

Reviewer: Helen Burbidge, De Montfort University, 2009


Environment, Media and Communication

Reviewer: Dr Daniel Ashton, Bath Spa University, 2010

 

Exploring Media Discourse

Reviewer: Katharine Sarikakis, University of Leeds, 2003


Facilitating Reflective Learning in Higher Education

Reviewer: Barbara E Thomas, University of Bolton, 2008



Film Histories: An Introduction and Reader 

Reviewer: Millard Parkinson, St Helens College, 2006


Film Theory: An Introduction

Reviewer: Millard Parkinson, St Helens College, 2007

 

Future in Progress

Reviewer: Helen Burbidge, De Montford University, 2010

 

The Future of Art in a Digital Age: From Hellenistic to Hebraic Consciousness

Reviewer: Adam Brown, University College for the Creative Arts, Maidstone, 2008


Futures Past: Thirty Years of Arts Computing

Reviewer: Brett Aggersberg, Trinity College Carmarthen, 2008

 

The Global Studio

Reviewer: Aidan Rowe, University of Alberta, Canada, 2010


Gyromouse Ultra Suite

Reviewer: Marcus Hill, Craven College, 2007

 

An Introduction to Film Studies. 2nd edition. Jill Nelmes (ed.)

Reviewer: Jamie Medhurst, 2002

 

Harm and Offence in Media Content

Reviewer: Nic Groombridge, St Mary's University College, Twickenham, 2006

 

Higher Education and Social Justice

Reviewer: Steve Hanson, Hereford College of Arts, 2009

 

How do you use Iconic communication?

Reviewer: Marina Economidou, City University, 2001

 

How to Research

Reviewer: Jonathan Hewett, City University, 2006


Innovating in Higher Education: teaching and institutional cultures Andrew Hannan and Harold Silver

Reviewer: Jonathan Baldwin, Berkshire School of Art and Design, Reading College, 2001

 

Innovations in Transformative Learning: Space, Culture and the Arts
Reviewer: Daniel Ashton, Bath Spa University, 2009



Insight Out Learning

Reviewer: Annette Naudin, Birmingham Institute of Art and Design, 2007

 

Inspiring Writing in Art and Design: taking a line for a write

Reviewer: Jac Cattaneo, Northbrook College Sussex, 2010

 

Interactions: Studies in Communication and Culture, 2009, Volume 1, Number 1

Reviewer: Liam French, University College Plymouth St. Mark and St. John, 2010

 

International Dialogues about Visual Culture, Education and Art

Reviewer: Virginia Reay-Mills, 2008


Internet Detective

Reviewer: Nic Groombridge, St Mary's University College, Twickenham, 2006


Introducing Cultural Studies: Learning through Practice

Reviewer: Virginia Reay-Mills, 2008

 

Introduction to Research Methods in Education

Reviewer: Leslie Arthur, Nottingham Trent University 2010

 

Issues in Information and Media Literacy: Criticism, History and Policy

Reviewer: Dr Daniel Ashton, Bath Spa University, 2009

 

Issues in Information and Media Literacy: Education, Practice and Pedagogy

Reviewer: Liam French, University College Plymouth St. Mark and St. John, 2010

 

Journal of Writing in Creative Practice Vol. 1 issues 1.1 and 1.2

Reviewer: Claire Scanlon, Northbrook College, Sussex, 2009

 

 

Key Themes in Media Theory

Reviewer: Richard Berger, Bournemouth University, 2008

 

Learning, Teaching and Assessing in Higher Education: Developing Reflective Practice

Reviewer: Barbara E. Thomas, University of Bolton, 2007


Left to Right / the cultural shift from words to pictures

Reviewer: The Subject Centre, University of Brighton, 2006.


Managing Higher Education in Colleges (2007)

Reviewer: Philip Cowan, Harlow College, 2007

 

Media, Gender and Identity

Reviewer: Nic Groombridge, St Mary's University, Twickenham, 2007

 

Media Literacy

Reviewer: Daniel Ashton, Lancaster University, 2008

 

Media Studies: A Reader (third edition)

Reviewer: Millard Parkinson, St Helens College, 2010

 

Media Writing: A Practical Introduction

Reviewer: Millard Parkinson, St Helens College, 2011


Meeting the Challenge: Managing equality and diversity in higher education 

Reviewer: Alan Hogg, Arts Institute Bournemouth, 2003


Moral Panics and the Media

Reviewer: Stephen Cushion, Cardiff University, 2003

 

Museums and Design Education: Looking to Learn, Learning to See

Reviewer: Dr John Butcher, University of Northampton, 2010

 

A New Agenda for Higher Education: Shaping a Life of the Mind for Practice

Reviewer: Millard Parkinson, St Helens College, 2008


New Cultural Studies: Adventures in Theory

Reviewer: Liam French, College of St Mark and St John Plymouth, 2006

 

New Media: A Critical Introduction (second edition)

Reviewer: Julian McDougall, Newman University College, 2009



The New Media Theory Reader

Reviewer: Aidan Rowe, University of Alberta, Canada, 2008

 

On Becoming an Innovative University Teacher

Reviewer: Barbara Thomas, University of Bolton, 2006

 

Optimizing Teaching and Learning: Practicing pedagogical research

Reviewer: Marcus Hill, University of Leeds, 2009

 

 

Overcoming the Barriers to Higher Education

Reviewer: Marcus Hill, Craven College, 2008


Penfriend XL

Reviewer: Marcus Hill, Craven College, 2007

 

Podcasting for Learning in Universities

Reviewer: Brett Aggersberg, Trinity College Carmarthen, 2008



Practical Research Methods for Media and Cultural Studies

Reviewer: Nic Groombridge, St Mary's University College Twickenham, 2006



Radio Research DataBase [rrdb]

Reviewer: Matt Holland & Hugh Chignell, Bournemouth University, 2002

 

Researching Communications: A Practical Guide to Methods in Media and Cultural Analysis (2nd edition)

Reviewer: Liam French, UPC St. Mark and St. John, 2008

 

Researching Student Learning Approaches to studying in Campus-based and Distant Education by John T E Richardson

Reviewer: Bernadette Blair, Kingston University, 2001

 

Responding to Learners Voices: Resources for Widening Participation and Enabling Transition in FE and HE

Reviewer: Virginia Reay-Mills, 2005

 

Rethinking Media Education: Critical Pedagogy and Identity Politics

Reviewer: Daniel Ashton, Lancaster University, 2007

 

Screen Education: from film appreciation to media studies

Reviewer: Dr Daniel Ashton, Bath Spa University, 2009


SeeingDrawing a DVD ROM created by the London Institute

Reviewer: Karin Murray, Surrey Institute of Art and Design, 2000


Simventure

Reviewer: Marcus Hill, Craven College, 2007


Student Writing in Higher Education: New Contexts

Reviewer: Jonathan Baldwin, Berkshire College of Arts and Design, 2000

 

Sustainable Fashion and Textiles

Reviewer: Sarah E. Braddock Clarke, University College, Falmouth, 2008

 

Teachers' Academy Papers

Reviewer: Joanne Lee, Nottingham Trent University, 2007

 

Teaching Academic Writing in UK Higher Education: Theories, Practices and Models

Reviewer: Marcus Leaning, Trinity College Carmarthen, 2006

 

Teaching for Quality Learning at University

Reviewer: Jonathan Baldwin, Berkshire College of Arts and Design, 2001

 

Teaching International Students: Improving Learning for All

Reviewer: Marcus Leaning, Trinity College Carmarthen, 2005

 

Teaching Short Films

Reviewer: Lucy Frears, University College Falmouth, 2008

 

Television and Radio Index for Learning and Teaching (TRILT)

Reviewer: Matt Holland, Bournemouth University, 2002

The Gendered Cyborg

Reviewer: Fin McMorran, University of Northumbria, 2001

The Media Student's Book 2nd Edition by Gill Branston & Roy Stafford

Reviewer: Helen Kennedy, University of Gloucestershire, 2002

 

The New Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain Workbook by Betty Edwards 

Reviewer: Hannah Drayson, University of Brighton, 2003

The Online Learning Handbook - Developing and Using Web-Based Learning by Alan Joliffe, Jonathan Ritter and David Stevens

Reviewer: Nicos Souleles, Cumbria Institute, 2002

The Problem of Assessment in Art and Design

Reviewer: Dr Christine Hardy, Nottingham Trent University, 2007

 

The Travelling Companion

Reviewer: Lucy Frears, University College Falmouth, 2007

 

Screen Methods: Comparative Readings in Film Studies

Reviewer: Virginia Reay-Mills, 2006

 

The Silent Cinema Reader

Reviewer: Angela Devas

Understanding Media Theory

Reviewer: Philip Rayner, 2003

 

Understanding the Global TV Format

Reviewer: Dr Agnes Gulyas, Canterbury Christ Church University, 2006

 

The University of Google

Reviewer: Joanne Lee, Nottingham Trent University, 2008


Visual Assistant 2.0

Reviewer: Aidan Rowe, Surrey Institute of Art and Design, 2002

Visual Communication: From Theory to Practice

Reviewer: Aidan Rowe, University College for the Creative Arts, 2006


Visual Communication: More than Meets the Eye

Reviewer: Marcus Leaning, 2007

Visual Spatial Ability and Dyslexia: A Research Project and Artsdys-lex One Conference Book

Reviewer: Ann Brigden, Surrey Institute of Art and Design, 2000

 

Windows on the Sixties: Exploring Key Texts of Media and Culture

Reviewer: Dr Martin Barker, University of Sussex, 2000

 

Writing Matters.  The Royal Literary Fund Report on Student Writing in Higher Education

Reviewer: Marcus Hill, Craven College, 2006