People throughout the world are now commemorating the centenary of the start of the First World War. For historians of international business and finance, it is an opportunity to reflect on the impact of the war on global business activity. The world economy was highly integrated in the early...
To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge
A compendium of ideas about process and performance
To Be Published April 15th 2016 by Focal Press
The last two decades has witnessed a proliferation of qualitative research in sport and exercise, both in terms of the number of research studies and their relative importance. In some sub-disciplines, such as the sociology of sport or sport psychology, qualitative studies have become perhaps the...
To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Routledge
Using Public Spaces as Event Venues
Cities are staging more events than ever. Within this macro-trend, there is another less acknowledged trend: more events are being staged in public spaces. Some events have always been staged in parks, streets and squares, but in recent years organisers have tried to bring events out of traditional...
To Be Published December 20th 2015 by Routledge
From Process to Product
Qualitative forms of inquiry are a dynamic and exciting area within contemporary research in sport, exercise and health. Students and researchers at all levels are now expected to understand qualitative approaches and be able to employ them in their work. In this comprehensive and in-depth...
Published September 23rd 2013 by Routledge
The Strategic Use of Events to Revitalise Cities
In recent years, major sporting and cultural events such as the Olympic Games have emerged as significant elements of public policy, particularly in efforts to achieve urban regeneration. As well as opportunities arising from new venues, these events are viewed as a way of stimulating investment,...
Published January 20th 2012 by Routledge
Traditionally, architecture has been preoccupied with the resolution of form. That concern helps to make photogenic buildings, which have received a great deal of attention. This book looks instead at the idea of the flows, which connects things together and moves between things. It is more...
Published September 2nd 2011 by Routledge
Mammals of Russia and Adjacent Regions
This book is a continuation of the series of monographs on different orders of mammals. This volume is devoted to the description of the order Lagomorpha, which is represented by two extant families?Leporidae and Ochotonidae. All descriptions of groups and species are given according to the scheme...
Published January 1st 2009 by CRC Press
Providing a pictorial representation of this common and chronic disorder of the nervous system, this revision of the best-selling Atlas of Epilepsy complements existing textbooks. Covering diagnosis by EEG, pathology and neuroimaging, plus valuable material on prognosis and management, the second...
Published October 12th 2006 by CRC Press
Linking Technology, Identity, & Culture, 2nd Edition
Series: Routledge Communication Series
Online Communication provides an introduction to both the technologies of the Internet Age and their social implications. This innovative and timely textbook brings together current work in communication, political science, philosophy, popular culture, history, economics, and the humanities to...
Published August 5th 2004 by Routledge