Disordered Personalities and Crime seeks to better understand how we respond to those individuals who have been labelled at various points in time as ‘morally insane’, ‘psychopathic’ or ‘personality disordered’. Individuals whose behaviour is consistent with these diagnoses present challenges to...
To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge
A Risk Based Approach
In response to the recently introduced European Union directives controlling the permitting and design of landfill facilities, the UK Environment Agency has established the use of two risk assessment models (LandSim and GasSim) to aid designers in assessing hydrogeological risks and developing gas...
Published April 21st 2014 by CRC Press
The New Era of Activism
Never in history has central banking been more important or the activities of central bankers more creative and daring. The Bank of Japan's efforts to raise the inflation rate to stimulate a long deflated economy, the European Central Bank's response to the sovereign debt crises of Eurozone members...
Published January 30th 2014 by Routledge
From small law offices to federal agencies, all entities within the justice system are governed by complicated economic factors and face daily financial decision-making. A complement to Strategic Finance for Criminal Justice Organizations, this volume considers the justice system from a variety of...
Published October 28th 2013 by CRC Press
Making Change Stick in the Contemporary Organization
Being change capable is the "new normal" for today’s growth-minded organizations. The "do more with less" strategies of the past are no longer effective in preparing organizations to meet the increasing challenges for growth, competitiveness and innovation required of them in this new era. Business...
Published May 15th 2013 by Routledge
Series: Debates in Subject Teaching
Debates in Geography Education encourages student and practising teachers to engage with and reflect on key issues, concepts and debates in their specialist subject teaching. It aims to enable geography teachers to reach their own informed judgements and argue their point of view with deeper...
Published December 5th 2012 by Routledge
Pack: Book and CDInternationally, full-scale accelerated pavement testing, either on test roads or linear/circular test tracks, has proven to be a valuable tool that fills the gap between models and laboratory tests and long-term experiments on in-service pavements. Accelerated pavement testing is...
Published October 8th 2012 by CRC Press
Multilateralism, Development and Globalisation
The UN is often questioned about its ongoing relevance and overall effectiveness in the 21st century, particularly in its involvement with educational policy and co-operation around the globe. This ground-breaking book examines the four key agencies within the UN system that share the vital role of...
Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge
Education in Times of Transition
Series: World Yearbook of Education
With contributions from international authors, this text demonstrates that education systems, and what it is to be educated, are in transition and that societies and economies are changing dramatically. The contributors explore expanding university systems, financial responsibilities and curricula....
Published March 25th 2012 by Routledge