Mechanical, Structural, and Earthquake Engineering Applications
Most textbooks on random vibrations are very mathematically intensive, and are often difficult for senior/graduate students to digest in the learning period of a single semester course. This book is designed to focus on basic methodologies to handle random process in engineering practices. Based on...
To Be Published April 14th 2015 by CRC Press
The third edition of an internationally renowned, award-winning reference, this book features a detailed yet succinct basic science section to support understanding of the physiological and pathophysiological mechanisms that underlie diseases of the pleura. It then provides a wide-ranging series of...
To Be Published March 26th 2015 by CRC Press
As new digital forms of informal and formal learning proliferate, however, there is an increasing need to better understand how people in different regions of the world are implementing massive open online courses (MOOCs) and other forms of open educational resources (OERs). Educators, researchers,...
To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge
A Text and E-book
With a large volume of ultrasound images and teaching videos, Pleural Ultrasound for Clinicians: A Text and E-book is a print and interactive digital resource that provides practical guidance for all those undertaking pleural ultrasound investigations and procedures. With clear, precise...
Published April 2nd 2014 by CRC Press
Theory, Research, and Practice
The evolution and history of adventure therapy, as chronicled in the second chapter of this book, well demonstrates how far this field has evolved from a “divergent therapy” into an efficacious form of therapy that engages clients on cognitive, affective, and behavioral levels. Adventure Therapy is...
Published January 31st 2012 by Routledge
Applications in Seismic Response Modification
Rapid advances have been made during the past few decades in earthquake response modification technologies for structures, most notably in base isolation and energy dissipation systems. Many practical applications of various dampers can be found worldwide and, in the United States, damper design...
Published November 21st 2011 by CRC Press
Each year, too many law enforcement officers die in the line of duty and too many people are killed by the police. Yet, can any of these deaths be avoided? To answer this we must investigate the nature and causes of these deaths in an unbiased and objective manner to highlight and expose weaknesses...
Published December 8th 2010 by CRC Press
Written by experts in the dermatology field, the new Third Edition of Moderate-to-Severe Psoriasis discusses the current use of biologics and new pharmacologic and phototherapy treatments for moderate-to-severe psoriasis. With 80 high quality color figures and full color throughout, this...
Published December 22nd 2008 by CRC Press
This internationally renowned reference work is a fully updated and expanded second edition of the most comprehensive title available on pleural diseases. Building on the many strengths of the highly respected first edition, the book features a detailed yet lucid basic science section to support...
Published April 25th 2008 by CRC Press