Resources, Use and Conservation
Fundamental and interdisciplinary textbook on natural stone properties, occurrence, exploration, use, decay and conservation. Primary information source for third-year students and professionals using natural stone in the built environment. Intended for a wide academic and professional...
To Be Published June 30th 2015 by CRC Press
Spasticity and Contractures in Clinical Practice and Research
This work combines coverage of both spasticity and contractures as these two phenomena are often closely interrelated. Current researchers do not differentiate between these individual impairments and, as a result, there is significant confusion in the literature. This book discusses both...
To Be Published June 14th 2015 by CRC Press
From Policy to Practice
Given the importance of secondary English education as the central feature for continuing development of target language and culture in English language teaching in Asia, this book describes and critically analyses the current status and diversity of secondary English education in Bangladesh, China...
To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge
Law, Economics, and Politics, 2nd Edition
Series: Global Institutions
The World Trade Organization (WTO) is one of the most important international organizations in existence today. It contains a set of disciplines that affect the ability of governments to impose trade restrictions, and has helped to support the steady expansion of international trade since the 1950s...
To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge
Introduction to Computational Linear Algebra introduces the reader with a background in basic mathematics and computer programming to the fundamentals of dense and sparse matrix computations with illustrating examples. The textbook is a synthesis of conceptual and practical topics in "Matrix...
To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
This book reclaims postcolonial theory, addressing persistent limitations in the geographical, disciplinary, and methodological assumptions of its dominant formations, and emerging from an investment in the future of postcolonial studies and a commitment to its basic premise; namely the conception...
To Be Published January 8th 2015 by Routledge
Human Cognitive Models in Systems Design
The leading thinkers from the cognitive science tradition participated in a workshop sponsored by Sandia National Laboratories in July of 2003 to discuss progress in building their models. The goal was to summarize the theoretical and empirical bases for cognitive systems and to present exemplary...
To Be Published December 18th 2014 by Psychology Press
Advances and Issues
Be a better researcher when studying drug abuse among minorities! Conducting Drug Abuse Research with Minority Populations: Advances and Issues brings you the voices of drug abuse researchers who discuss the most important concerns about conducting research in drug-taking minority populations. In...
To Be Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge
In the 1960s and 1970s there was a remarkable development of interest in political education not only in Britain but also in other countries, namely the USA, Germany and Australia. This volume provides scholars and teachers in this field with a picture of British work in the area of political...
To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge