A Comparative Perspective, Seventh Edition
This is the seventh edition of the late Ferrel Heady's definitive work on comparative public administration. The expanded and updated volume includes Heady's last thoughts on the methodological direction of CPA as well as work from three leading scholars. The text features additional and expanded...
To Be Published February 28th 2015 by CRC Press
Models, Methods, and Findings
To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge
Science and Technology, Third Edition
Like the bestselling original, this second edition of Microlithography is a self-contained text detailing both elementary and advanced aspects of submicron microlithography, offering a balanced treatment of theoretical and operating practices. Reflecting recently developed technologies, this...
To Be Published January 14th 2015 by CRC Press
To Be Published January 4th 2015 by Routledge
Important developments from academia and industry in non-photo rendering (NPR). Combines traditional techniques and detailed presentations of NPR algorithms to describe methods for analyzing shape features, viewing, rendering, and the internal workings of NPR production systems....
To Be Published December 31st 2014 by A K Peters/CRC Press
Theory and practice
This accessible new textbook offers a detailed overview of the key concepts and current issues in international security studies. We are all interested in "security". We search for it, we constantly pursue it, we deny it to others, and when we achieve it for ourselves, we relish it....
To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge
Software Defined Radio and Cognitive Radio will revolutionize wireless communications. Consequently, commercial, governmental, and academic organizations around the world face daunting technical challenges. This book provides detailed knowledge of modern RF signal processing power amplifiers, which...
To Be Published November 30th 2014 by CRC Press
Challenges for Sustainable Development
Series: The Earthscan Forest Library
Globally rainforests are under threat on numerous fronts, including clearing for agriculture, harvesting for timber and urban expansion. Yet they have a crucial role in biodiversity conservation, climate change mitigation and providing other ecosystem services. Rainforests are also attractive...
To Be Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge
Practical Applications for Safe and Reliable Operations
This book covers the basics of process safety that are applicable to plant engineering in a targeted, practical way. It assists plant engineers working with process safety systems that impact their daily work and helps them contribute to plant safety, operations, and reliability. Many process...
To Be Published November 14th 2014 by CRC Press
The Rise and Fall of the Open Door Policy
The Open Door Policy in China was proposed by the U.S. government in 1899. Although adopted to stop the foreign partition of China, it was condemned as economic imperialism during the Cold-War period. With the People’s Republic of China (PRC) embracing market reforms, encouraging foreign investment...
To Be Published October 30th 2014 by Routledge