An investors' guide
Hotels and Resorts: An investors’ guide presents a comprehensive analysis of how hotels, golf courses, spas and resorts are developed, operate and are valued. Drawing on over 15 years’ experience in the leisure property industry, David Harper provides invaluable advice on to how to buy, develop and...
To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge
An Enquiry into the Growth of Knowledge
Enterpreneurship is central to the market process, and yet most theories of it fail to tackle the problem of how economic agents learn from their experience. This book redresses this by systematically applying the ideas of Karl Popper. It treats the entrepeneur as a theorist who develops...
Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge
Policy, Practice and Evaluation in Urban Schools
There has always been considerable debate about the best solutions to deal with disruptive behaviour in schools. On the one hand is the strategy of segregating disruptive pupils while on the other is a commitment to keeping such pupils in the ordinary school. This book advocates the latter...
Published March 25th 2014 by Routledge
Biology, Applications, and Control
Viruses: Biology, Application, and Control is a concise textbook for advanced undergraduate and graduate students covering the essential aspects of virology included in biomedical science courses. It is an updated and expanded version of David Harper’s Molecular Virology, Second Edition. Focusing...
Published June 20th 2011 by Garland Science
This book provides detailed, up-to-date knowledge that will help property professionals become successful in the hotel market. The book includes a range of valuation practices and shows the reader the most effective way to read, manage and work their way through this highly competitive market. The...
Published February 18th 2008 by Estates Gazette
This well-written book is the first to deal with entrepreneurship in all its aspects. It considers the economic, psychological, political, legal and cultural dimensions of entrepreneurship from a market-process perspective. David A Harper has produced a volume that analyses why some people are...
Published September 17th 2007 by Routledge
An Ethnographic Perspective
Financial organizations, like many others, are undergoing radical change. This is affecting both their organizational processes and the technology that supports those processes. This book reports on the use of sociological ethnography in helping guide these changes, both in terms of helping better...
Published December 23rd 1999 by Routledge