From its very inception the Soviet state valued the merits and benefits of physical culture, which included not only sport but also health, hygiene, education, labour and defence. Physical culture propaganda was directed at the Soviet population, and even more particularly at young people, women and peasants, with the aim of transforming them into ideal citizens. By using physical culture and sport to assess social, cultural and political developments within the Soviet Union, this book provides a new addition to the historiography of the 1920s and 1930s as well as to general sports history studies.
The Cambridge International AS & A Level Economics Revision Guide helps students apply their knowledge, understanding and skills to succeed in their course. This endorsed Cambridge International AS and A Level Economics Revision Guide has been designed to further develop students' skills for their Cambridge International AS and A Level Economics course. Revised to meet the latest syllabus (9708) this book is packed full of guidance to reinforce students' understanding and skills to succeed in their course. Written in a clear style by an experienced examiner this Revision Guide is perfect for international learners and accompanies the Cambridge International AS and A Level Economics Coursebook (third edition).
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Covers the Cambridge IGCSE syllabus (0455) and the Cambridge O Level syllabus (2281), first examination from 2020. This series helps students understand economic theory, terminology and principles. It matches the Cambridge IGCSE and O Level Economics syllabuses. The coursebook helps students apply tools of economic analysis, make judgements on economic issues, use basic economic numeracy and literacy, and take greater part in decision-making processes in everyday life. Sample questions provide opportunities for students to develop their evaluative skills. It provides a foundation for advanced study in Economics such as A Level. Answers to the coursebook and workbook questions are in the teacher's resource.
Endorsed by Cambridge International Examinations, Cambridge O Level Economics Workbook is designed to help learners develop their understanding of economics, to build up skills and to enable them to assess their progress. The workbook can be used in conjunction with the Cambridge O Level Economics textbook (ISBN 9781107612358) by the same author but may also be used independently. It is divided into eight sections which correspond to the sections of the syllabus and the textbook. Each section, in turn, is divided into ten parts.
This student book provides full coverage of economic theory for all AS and A level Economics syllabuses. It is in line with the AS/A level specifications starting September 2000. Students should like the easy-to-follow text, written in an accessible style, with plenty of diagrams to illustrate theory. The chapters are structured in the same way throughout to enable students to become quickly familiar with the approach. The first half of the book covers AS level Economics, whilst the second half prepares students for their A level examination. Each chapter is split into small units which follow the same pattern, containing: a list of what is covered in the unit; a glossary of key terms used; the economic theory; and activities at the end to reinforce learning. Theory and skills are developed progressively throughout the book to motivate and encourage students. There are plenty of topical case studies and exam practice activities to help students get the best possible grade.