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  1. Explorations in Urban and Regional Dynamics

    By Joel Dearden, Alan Wilson

    Series: Regions and Cities

    This book aims to provide the foundations of a science of cities and regions. The current state of this science is rather fragmented and the objective here is to draw a number of themes together, linked through the power of computer visualisation. The main themes are: - the use of...

    To Be Published October 4th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Urban Systems (Routledge Revivals)

    Contemporary Approaches to Modelling

    Edited by C S Bertuglia, G. Leonardi, S. Occelli, G. A. Rabino, R. Tadei, Alan Wilson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This edited collection, first published in 1987, provides a comparative analysis of different approaches to urban modelling, and lays the foundations for the possibility of integration and a more unified field. The first part contextualises the development of the field of urban systems modelling,...

    Published June 20th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Liberalising the Accounting Curriculum in University Education

    Edited by Alan Sangster, Richard M.S. Wilson

    This book presents the views of accounting educators, accounting education policy-makers, and accounting practitioners from across the world on the challenging topic of liberalising the accounting curriculum within university education. Accounting is a relatively new subject within universities and...

    Published March 25th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Entropy in Urban and Regional Modelling (Routledge Revivals)

    By Alan Wilson

    First published in 1970, this groundbreaking investigation into Entropy in Urban and Regional Modelling provides an extensive and detailed insight into the entropy maximising method in the development of a whole class of urban and regional models. The book has its origins in work being carried out...

    Published November 18th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Catastrophe Theory and Bifurcation (Routledge Revivals)

    Applications to Urban and Regional Systems

    By Alan Wilson

    Mathematical models have long been used by geographers and regional scientists to explore the working of urban and regional systems, via a system where the equilibrium point changes slowly and smoothly as the parameters change slowly and smoothly. However, this all changed with the advent of...

    Published October 21st 2012 by Routledge

  6. Urban Modelling

    Edited by Alan Wilson

    Series: Critical Concepts in Urban Studies

    The study of cities is one of the grand challenges of twenty-first-century science, and mathematical modelling—in this case, urban modelling—provides a crucial contribution to scholarly and practical projects fully to comprehend their workings, evolution, and associated planning problems. There...

    Published September 7th 2012 by Routledge

  7. The Handbook of Work Analysis

    Methods, Systems, Applications and Science of Work Measurement in Organizations

    Edited by Mark Alan Wilson, Winston Bennett, Jr., Shanan Gwaltney Gibson, George Michael Alliger

    Series: Applied Psychology Series

    This new handbook, with contributions from experts around the world, is the most comprehensive treatise on work design and job analysis practice and research in over 20 years. The handbook, dedicated to Sidney Gael, is the next generation of Gael’s successful Job Analysis Handbook for Business...

    Published April 11th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Galbraith's Building and Land Management Law for Students

    6th Edition

    By Anne Galbraith, Michael Stockdale, Steve Wilson, Rebecca Mitchell, Russell Hewitson, Simon Spurgeon, Mick Woodley, Alan Davenport

    Ideal for first year undergraduate students taking law modules on construction, surveying, planning and engineering courses, Galbraith’s Building and Land Management Law for Students is an excellent overview of the key legal issues in the construction industry. Clearly written and with wide...

    Published November 14th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Knowledge Power

    Interdisciplinary Education for a Complex World

    By Alan Wilson

    Success in the twenty-first century demands knowledge power – for individuals, organisations, cities, regions and countries. This book offers a map showing the structure of the knowledge space in a contemporary context. The routes beyond traditional disciplines are charted, in part based on the...

    Published February 9th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos

    Where do we go from here?

    Edited by J Hogan, A.R Krauskopf, Mario di Bernado, R. Eddie Wilson, Hinke. M Osinga, Martin. E Homer, Alan. R Champneys

    Nonlinear dynamics has been successful in explaining complicated phenomena in well-defined low-dimensional systems. Now it is time to focus on real-life problems that are high-dimensional or ill-defined, for example, due to delay, spatial extent, stochasticity, or the limited nature of available...

    Published July 31st 2002 by Taylor & Francis

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