What does it mean when a hit that knocks a human being unconscious is experienced as pleasurable by viewers? When these athletes and their families are suffering long-term damage from this harm and yet such suffering is rarely put into narrative? And when a players tattoos or social media...
To Be Published January 3rd 2016 by Routledge
An Introduction for Forensic Investigators
With numerous examples from infamous, historical cases to recent overdoses by musicians and movie stars, this book examines the myriad substances, dosages, and contexts that can result in death by chemical. Written in an engaging, rapid-fire style, it offers the layman and professional alike...
To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Auerbach Publications
Focused on the teaching and learning argumentative writing in grades 9-12, this important contribution to literacy education research and classroom practice offers a new perspective, a set of principled practices, and case studies of excellent teaching. The case studies illustrate teaching and...
To Be Published June 26th 2015 by Routledge
Moving beyond Structure
Focused on teaching and learning argumentative writing in grades 9-12, this book offers a new perspective, a set of principled practices, and case studies of excellent teaching to guide educators in using research-based knowledge to foster thoughtful writing and analytic thinking in high school...
Published January 1st 2015 by Routledge
Language Change and the Spread of the Market
This study seeks to demonstrate the subtle ways in which changes in the language associated with economic issues are reflective of a gradual but quantifiable conservative ideological shift. In this rigorous analysis, David George uses as his data a century of word usage within The New York Times,...
Published August 22nd 2014 by Routledge
Family members provide the majority of care for individuals with disabilities in the United States. Recognition is growing that family caregiving deserves and may require societal support, and evidence-based practices have been established for reducing stress associated with caregiving. Despite the...
Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge
Written specifically for urological trainees by a distinguished team of contributors, this third edition of The Scientific Basis of Urology provides the reader with a thorough coverage of urology. Every area, function, illness and treatment of the urinary tract, along with specific...
Published July 26th 2010 by CRC Press
In the past two decades many developing countries have embraced the challenge of globalization by rushing to dismantle trade barriers and to promote increasingly liberal market-oriented policies. However, a broader response to globalization is both necessary and possible if countries are...
Published August 20th 2009 by Routledge
Series: Medical Psychiatry Series
Currently, there are a limited amount of guidelines to help clinicians manage patients with obesity and comorbid mental disorders. This expertly written source fills the gap in the literature by providing a clear overview of obesity and its relationship to mental illness while reviewing the most...
Published January 13th 2006 by CRC Press
Chemistry, Risk, and Management
The presence of cyanide is a significant issue in industrial and municipal wastewater treatment and management, in remediation of former manufactured gas plant sites and aluminum production waste disposal sites, in treatment and management of residuals from hydrometallurgical gold mining, and in...
Published December 9th 2005 by CRC Press