The essays in this volume serve as a marker of the current state of studies in the history of science, technology and medicine in Japa, fields which remain small, despite Japan's reputation for technological innovation and solid record of Nobel Prize laureates in both science and medicine. The...
To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge
A Colour Handbook, Second Edition
There has been a large increase in the commercial use of integrated crop/pest management methods for pest and disease control on a wide range of crops throughout the world since the first edition of this book. The completely revised second edition of the bestselling Biological Control in Plant...
Published April 29th 2014 by CRC Press
A compilation of decades of knowledge spanning the author's career as a mechanical engineer specializing in heat transfer and thermodynamics in the solar and aerospace industries, this book is instantly practicable. Topics include definitions of energy terms, relationship of the sun and earth,...
Published March 14th 2012 by Fairmont Press
Darwin, Dharma, and Design
Series: Routledge Hindu Studies Series
Providing new insights into the contemporary creationist-evolution debates, this book looks at the Hindu cultural-religious traditions of India, the Hindu Dharma traditions. By focusing on the interaction of religion and science in a Hindu context, it offers a global context for understanding...
Published January 18th 2012 by Routledge
Knowledge, Ritual, and Art
Buddhist Manuscript Cultures explores how religious and cultural practices in premodern Asia were shaped by literary and artistic traditions as well as by Buddhist material culture. This study of Buddhist texts focuses on the significance of their material forms rather than their doctrinal contents...
Published January 19th 2011 by Routledge
Series: The Medieval World
The European Middle Ages have long attracted popular interest as an era characterised by violence, whether a reflection of societal brutality and lawlessness or part of a romantic vision of chivalry. Violence in Medieval Europe engages with current scholarly debate about the degree to which...
Published August 16th 2010 by Routledge
A Guide To Reflective Institutional Practice
The role of the writing program administrator is one of diverse activities and challenges, and preparation for the position has traditionally come through performing the job itself. As a result, uninitiated WPAs often find themselves struggling to manage the various requirements and demands of the...
Published April 30th 2002 by Routledge