This comprehensive handbook provides a global overview of ocean resources and management by focusing on critical issues relating to human development and the marine environment, their interrelationships as expressed through the uses of the sea as a resource, and the regional expression of these...
To Be Published November 29th 2014 by Routledge
The Work of Watching
Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology
Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras are a prominent, if increasingly familiar, feature of urbanism. They symbolize the faith that spatial authorities place in technical interventions for the treatment of social problems. CCTV was principally introduced to sterilize municipalities, to govern...
To Be Published September 29th 2014 by Routledge
Law, Diplomacy and Policy Governing Resource Security
Few nations rely upon the ocean as much as Japan for livelihood, culture and transport. The seas have long played a vital role for the Japanese, helping to support the economic and social life of a nation that possesses few resources and little arable land, and sustain a population that has nearly...
To Be Published August 19th 2014 by Routledge
Forty Years Since the Soviet Satellite
This book explores Russia's stunning success of ushering in the space age by launching Sputnik and beating the United States into space. It also examines the formation of NASA, the race for human exploration of the moon, the reality of global satellite communications, and a new generation of...
To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge
9 Rules for Success
A step-by-step guide, this book describes in detail how to achieve the internal discipline and control necessary to manage professional service engagements and long-terms success in the professional services industry. The authors draw on their many years of experience in the management field to...
To Be Published June 4th 2014 by CRC Press
Understanding and Addressing Racism in Schools
While racism continues to be a persistent and pervasive issue in our schools nationwide, the professionals charged with creating safe and nurturing educational environments have few resources available to address racism directly. Racialized Schools is on the leading edge of books that do just that...
Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge
Criticism and Debates
Medieval Literature: Criticism and Debates combines classic critical essays alongside new voices and approaches, highlighting vibrant debates on medieval literature that will continue to shape critical conversations for the coming decades. Holly A. Crocker and D. Vance Smith present a fascinating...
Published December 12th 2013 by Routledge
A Writing Process Workbook for the Profession, 2nd Edition
Using no-nonsense language, realistic examples, easy-to-follow steps and practical exercises, this book guides students through various types of public relations writing. A focus on ethical and legal issues is woven throughout, with examples and exercises that deal with public relations as...
Published October 17th 2013 by Routledge
An Annual Review, Volume 51
Ever-increasing interest in oceanography and marine biology and their relevance to global environmental issues creates a demand for authoritative reviews summarising the results of recent research. Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review has catered to this demand since its founding by...
Published August 27th 2013 by CRC Press
Personality has always been a predictor of performance. This book of original chapters is designed to fulfill a need for a contemporary treatment of human personality in work organizations. Bringing together top scholars in the field, this book provides a comprehensive study of the role of...
Published July 8th 2013 by Psychology Press