The German navy’s experiences under the Third Reich are explored in depth in this comprehensive history (originally published in 1990) of the Kriegsmarine. The author draws on a wide range of sources to illuminate for the first time the crucial relationship between the naval officer corps, one of...
Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge
Strategic Foundations for Volatile Times
The key difference between success and failure for most governance systems is adaptation, specifically the ability to resolve the existing social, cultural, economic and environmental challenges that constrain adaptation. Local, regional and national systems differ in how they are designed to...
Published April 8th 2014 by Routledge
Local Crises and Foreign Interventions
Series: Routledge African Studies
Africa has been and currently is the site of numerous conflicts and crises. Authors previously wrote of these as specifically African problems or the problems of Europeans in Africa, but newer scholarship on other aspects of Africa has come to stress the interconnectness of Africa and the wider...
Published November 12th 2013 by Routledge
A "Scholars' Initiative" Assesses Some of the Controversies
The dissolution of Yugoslavia and the tragic wars that followed continue to engage scholars throughout the region and the world. Ever since the fall of Slobodan Miloševic, the Scholars’ Initiative, an international consortium of over 250 scholars, has endeavored to study the period 1986-2000 as...
Published July 2nd 2006 by Routledge
Focusing on bone biology, Bone Tissue Engineering integrates basic sciences with tissue engineering. It includes contributions from world-renowned researchers and clinicians who discuss key topics such as different models and approaches to bone tissue engineering, as well as exciting clinical...
Published October 13th 2004 by CRC Press
Demonstrating the quantum leap genomics represents in technology, this book documents the initial research strategies, the development of genomic tools and resources, and the legume-community consensus on the research objectives that will guide the genomic characterization of major legume crops....
Published July 29th 2004 by AOCS Publishing
Legal, Political, and Social Challenges in Global Perspective
New Religious Movements in the 21st Century is the first volume to examine the urgent and important issues facing new religions in their political, legal and religious contexts in global perspective. With essays from prominent NRM scholars and usefully organized into four regional areas covering...
Published January 20th 2004 by Routledge
This is the second volume in a clinical series designed to examine the myriad approaches used in spine surgery today. Each volume of Controversies in Spine Surgery concentrates on a new set of 8-10 clinical problems, ranging from the most common to the most complex, and offers treatment strategies...
Published June 30th 2002 by CRC Press
the Internet, and Scholarship: Tools and Trends Converging
This title analyzes contemporary trends and tools that affect how information is created, stored, discovered and used in a progressive technological environment. It presents a framework for librarians to tailor their services and resources, in-house expertise and organizational identities to...
Published March 21st 2002 by CRC Press