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 August 30th 2015 by Routledge
Introduction to Gangs is a practical guide and handbook for anyone dealing with gang violence, including police, courts, prisons, community police psychologists, and more. It includes case studies, illustrations of gang graffiti, gang terminology, gang identification, maps or illustrations, summary...
To Be Published July 14th 2015 by CRC Press
An Evidence-based Approach
Valued for its resistance to heat and acid, asbestos is used worldwide. The health-related effects of asbestos have long been mired in controversy, with industry playing a significant role. In this regard, there are many similarities to the history of tobacco-related disease. This book provides a...
To Be Published April 14th 2015 by CRC Press
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 December 2nd 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...
Published October 8th 2014 by Routledge
Law, Diplomacy and Politics 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...
Published August 20th 2014 by Routledge
9 Rules for Success
Although the nature of service delivery varies significantly from profession to profession, the way the service is delivered tends to be fairly consistent among professions—or, at least, it should be. A step-by-step guide, Managing Professional Service Delivery—9 Rules for Success describes in...
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
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