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 January 5th 2016 by CRC Press
As new digital forms of formal and informal learning proliferate, 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 June 28th 2015 by Routledge
Mechanical, Structural, and Earthquake Engineering Applications
Focuses on the Basic Methodologies Needed to Handle Random Processes After determining that most textbooks on random vibrations are mathematically intensive and often too difficult for students to fully digest in a single course, the authors of Random Vibration: Mechanical, Structural, and...
To Be Published April 28th 2015 by CRC Press
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 May 27th 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 30th 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 20th 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 7th 2010 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 24th 2008 by CRC Press
Bridging the gap between human-computer engineering and control engineering, Human Behavior Learning and Transfer delineates how to abstract human action and reaction skills into computational models. The authors include methods for modeling a variety of human action and reaction behaviors and...
Published September 5th 2005 by CRC Press