This topical book describes the results of a large industry and government funded research project aimed at developing design guidelines for novel foundations for offshore wind turbines, presenting the current state-of-the-art in offshore wind turbine design. It begins by exploring some of...
Published April 21st 2014 by CRC Press
The state of the art
For the past two decades, ‘complexity’ has informed a range of work across the social sciences. There are diverse schools of complexity thinking, and authors have used these ideas in a multiplicity of ways, from health inequalities to the organization of large scale firms. Some understand...
Published August 9th 2013 by Routledge
Series: Critical Concepts in Sociology
Edited by a leading scholar in the field, this new title in the Routledge Major Works series, Critical Concepts in Sociology, is a four-volume collection of canonical and cutting-edge research on the intellectual origins and the development of ‘socal exclusion’, a critical concept in the social...
Published August 5th 2008 by Routledge
Chaos and complexity are the new buzz words in both science and contemporary society. The ideas they represent have enormous implications for the way we understand and engage with the world. Complexity Theory and the Social Sciences introduces students to the central ideas which surround the chaos/...
Published October 1st 1998 by Routledge