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  1. The Primordial Violence

    Why do parents hit those they love? What effect does it have on children? What can be done to end this pattern? These are some of the questions explored in The Primordial Violence. Featuring longitudinal data from over 7,000 U.S. families as well as results from a 32 nation study, the book presents the latest research on the extent to which spanking is used in different cultures and the subsequent effects of its use on children and on society. 

  2. Accelerated Expertise

    This book discusses the construct of ‘accelerated learning.’ It includes a review of the research literature on learning acquisition and retention, focus on establishing what works, and why. This includes several demonstrations of accelerated learning, with specific ideas, plans and roadmaps for doing so. The impetus for the book was a tasking from the Defense Science and Technology Advisory Group, which is the top level Science and Technology policy-making panel in the Department of Defense. However, the book uses both military and non-military exemplar case studies. 

  3. Contemporary Issues in Exploratory Data Mining in the Behavioral Sciences

    This book reviews the latest techniques in exploratory data mining (EDM) for the analysis of data in the social and behavioral sciences to help researchers assess the predictive value of different combinations of variables in large data sets.  

  4. Bullying in the Workplace

    Bullying in the workplace is a phenomenon that has recently intrigued researchers studying management and organizational issues, leading to such questions as why it occurs and what causes such harassment. This volume written by experts in a wide range of fields including Industrial and Organizational psychology, Counseling, Management, Law, Education and Health presents research on relational and social aggression issues which can result in lost productivity , employee turnover and costly lawsuits. Understanding this phenomenon is important to managers and employee morale. 

  5. Global Corruption Report: Education

    The Global Corruption Report (GCR) is Transparency International’s flagship publication, bringing the expertise of the anti-corruption movement to bear on a specific corruption issue or sector. The Global Corruption Report on education and research consists of more than 50 articles commissioned from experts in the fields of corruption and education, from universities, think-tanks, business, civil society and international organisations.

  6. Focal Press Monthly Photography Contest - August

    Image editing software becomes more powerful with each new software release, with capabilities that go way beyond simple photo editing - you can use it to create the impossible! This month we are celebrating the extraordinary with the theme surreal photography sponsored by Daniela Bowker’s book Surreal Photography: Creating the Impossible.  Daniela is also the guest judge this month.

  7. Video Tutorials for Adobe Photoshop CC - Now Available!

    New Photoshop CC video tutorials by Adobe Photoshop Hall-of-Famer and author of Adobe Photoshop CC for Photographers, Martin Evening are now available!

  8. Speedlights & Speedlites: Creative Flash Photography at Lightspeed, Second Edition

    Acclaimed photographers Lou Jones, Bob Keenan and Steve Ostrowski guide you through the technical and creative aspects of how to get the most out of Canon Speedlites and Nikon Speedlights, small off-camera flashguns that can provide big results - if you know how to use them properly. This indispensable guide is packed full of inspirational images and comprehensive diagrams of the lighting set ups used to capture them.

  9. Modern Recording Techniques, 8e

    Just published - a new edition of the bestselling book, Modern Recording Techniuqes. Now in its 8th edition, this authoritative guide to recording is still considered to be the must-have resource for audio engineers at all levels.  For a list of updates to this new edition, click here

  10. Exploring Climate Change Through Science And In Society

    We are pleased to present a new Earthscan from Routledge blog post written by Mike Hulme, author of Exploring Climate Change Through Science And In Society.

    With a new entry every fortnight, blog posts written by various Earthscan from Routledge authors will be displayed both on the Routledge website and on the Earthscan from Routledge Facebook page. Each post within Facebook will be open to comments so please feel free to voice your thoughts!

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