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  1. Risky Curves

    On the Empirical Failure of Expected Utility

    By Daniel Friedman, R. Mark Isaac, Duncan James, Shyam Sunder

    For several decades, the orthodox economics approach to understanding choice under risk has been to assume that each individual person maximizes some sort of personal utility function defined over purchasing power. This new volume contests that even the best wisdom from the orthodox theory has not...

    Published February 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Power of Place (RLE Social & Cultural Geography)

    Bringing Together Geographical and Sociological Imaginations

    Edited by John A. Agnew, James S Duncan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Social and Cultural Geography

    Reflecting the revival of interest in a social theory that takes place and space seriously, this book focuses on geographical place in the practice of social science and history. There is significant interest among scholars from a range of disciplines in bringing together the geographical and...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Biomedical Technology and Devices, Second Edition

    Edited by James E. Moore Jr, Duncan J. Maitland

    Series: Handbook Series for Mechanical Engineering

    Biomedical Technology and Devices, Second Edition focuses on the equipment, devices, and techniques used in modern medicine to diagnose, treat, and monitor human illnesses. Gathering together and compiling the latest information available on medical technology, this revised work adds ten new...

    Published June 25th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. World Yearbook of Education 1989

    Health Education

    Edited by Chris James, John Balding, Duncan Harris

    Series: World Yearbook of Education

    First published in 2012. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 26th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Writing Worlds

    Discourse, Text and Metaphor in the Representation of Landscape

    Edited by Trevor J. Barnes, James S. Duncan

    Writing Worlds represents the first systematic attempt to apply poststructuralist ideas to landscape representation. Landscape - city, countryside and wilderness - is explored through the discourse of economics, geopolitics and urban planning, travellers descriptions, propaganda maps, cartography...

    Published November 11th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Rapid Bioassessment of Stream Health

    By Duncan L. Hughes, James Gore, Michele P. Brossett, John R. Olson

    Tasked by the Clean Water Act to restore and maintain the integrity of their waters, state and local governments must develop systems for assessing the health of the streams within their borders. They quickly find that one size does not fit all when it comes to sampling. Rapid Bioassessment of...

    Published December 23rd 2009 by CRC Press

  7. Writes of Passage

    Reading Travel Writing

    Edited by James Duncan, Derek Gregory

    Writes of Passage explores the interplay between a system of "othering" which travelers bring to a place, and the "real" geographical difference they discover upon arrival. Exposing the tensions between the imaginary and real, Duncan and Gregory and a team of leading internationa contributors focus...

    Published December 3rd 1998 by Routledge

  8. Growth Management Principles and Practices

    By James Duncan

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 1st 1995 by APA Planners Press

  9. Place/Culture/Representation

    Edited by James S. Duncan, David Ley

    Spatial and cultural analysis have recently found much common ground, focusing in particular on the nature of the city. Place/Culture/Representation brings together new and established voices involved in the reshaping of cultural geography. The authors argue that as we write our geographies we are...

    Published June 24th 1993 by Routledge

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