Spatial Planning for Future Prosperity and Sustainability
Series: Regions and Cities
The world’s mega-cities are forming megaregions, which stretch hundreds of miles across countries. As more people and economic activities are expected to continue to concentrate in these regions, countries are developing policies to secure the competitive advantages of these regions necessary for...
To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge
Emerging Issues, Legal Policy and Public Health
Emerging drugs such as synthetic marijuana and bath salts present critical problems not only for the public but also for law enforcement, public health officials, policy makers, and educators. This book serves both as an introduction to the world of these novel drugs as well as a guide for better...
To Be Published June 14th 2015 by CRC Press
Perspectives on language and literature
Michael O’Sullivan is an Associate Professor of English at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. David Huddart is an Associate Professor of English at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Carmen Lee is an Associate Professor of English at The Chinese University of Hong...
To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge
This unique collection of data includes concise definitions and explanations relating to all aspects of the European Union. It explains the terminology surrounding the EU and outlines the roles and significance of the institutions, member countries, foreign relations, programmes and policies,...
To Be Published April 5th 2015 by Routledge
A Reasonable Public Servant: Constitutional Foundations of Administrative Conduct in the United States
Constitutional Foundations of Administrative Conduct in the United States
An essential text for PA courses on Human Resource Management as well as Public Management and Law, this book illuminates the role of the reasonable public servant, who strives to perform authorized functions efficiently, yet in a manner that aligns with constitutional values embodied in the Bill...
Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge
A Text and E-book
With a large volume of ultrasound images and teaching videos, Pleural Ultrasound for Clinicians: A Text and E-book is a print and interactive digital resource that provides practical guidance for all those undertaking pleural ultrasound investigations and procedures. With clear, precise...
Published April 1st 2014 by CRC Press
Investigating Digital Texts and Practices
In Language Online, David Barton and Carmen Lee investigate the impact of the online world on the study of language. The effects of language use in the digital world can be seen in every aspect of language study, and new ways of researching the field are needed. In this book the authors look at...
Published April 17th 2013 by Routledge
This unique collection of data includes concise definitions and explanations on all aspects of the European Union. It explains the terminology surrounding the EU and outlines the roles and significance of the institutions, member countries, programmes and policies, treaties and personalities. It...
Published February 17th 2013 by Routledge
While the interdisciplinary field of materials science and engineering is relatively new, remarkable developments in materials have emerged for biological and medical applications, from biocompatible polymers in medical devices to the use of carbon nanotubes as drug delivery vehicles. Exploring...
Published March 20th 2012 by CRC Press
A Companion to School Experience, 3rd Edition
What is the role of mathematics in the secondary classroom? What is expected of a would-be maths teacher? How is mathematics best taught and learnt? Learning to Teach Mathematics in the Secondary School combines theory and practice to present a broad introduction to the opportunities and challenges...
Published August 10th 2010 by Routledge