Governance and the sustainability dilemma in global cities
Increased urbanization coupled with demand for water has placed the provision of a sustainable supply of clean water high on the agenda for large cities. The approach of this book is to describe various contexts in a range of global cities, starting with many of the larger cities in Asia,...
To Be Published April 30th 2016 by Routledge
To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge
"Assuring That What We Count Counts" in Language Assessment
As one of the most recognized names in the fields of language assessment and applied linguistics, Lyle F. Bachman has published extensively and contributed a very high volume of journal articles, books, and conference presentations to the field. These writings have strongly influenced the...
To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Routledge
Inflation, Wealth and the Exchange Rate
This analysis of macroeconomic policy, originally published in 1989, argues that key government objectives, such as reduced inflation, decreased unemployment and an adequate level of national saving can be achieved only by employing both monetary and fiscal policies, in conjunction with supply-side...
To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge
Foundations for a Contemporary Understanding, 4th Edition
The fourth edition of Psychopathology is the most up-to-date text about the etiology and treatment of the most important psychological disorders. Intended for first-year graduate students in clinical psychology, counseling psychology, and related programs, this new edition, revised to be consistent...
To Be Published August 25th 2015 by Routledge
A Life of Science and Friends
This book is a scholarly biography of Paul John Flory, who received the Nobel Prize in chemistry in 1974. Virtually every aspect of polymer science has been influenced by Flory. Gary Patterson is a professional historian of chemistry and is uniquely qualified for this project, as he was one of...
To Be Published August 12th 2015 by CRC Press
Theory and Practice, 3rd Edition
Series: Routledge Communication Series
Media Economics: Theory and Practice focuses on the basic principles of economics in the business sector and applies them to contemporary media industries. This text examines the process of media economics decision making through an exploration of key topics, such as industrial restructuring,...
To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge
An Evaluation of the Mead-freeman Controversy
In 1928, Margaret Mead published her first book, entitled Coming of Age in Samoa, in which she described to the Western world an exotic culture where people "came of age" with a minimum of "storm and stress." In 1983, Derek Freeman, an Australian anthropologist, published a book in which he...
To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Psychology Press
A Simplified Approach
The concept of identity is one of the most important ideas the social sciences have investigated in recent years, yet no introductory textbooks are available to those who want to gain a sense of this burgeoning field. The first of its kind, this text provides an introduction to the scientific study...
To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Psychology Press
Developmental Self & Object Relations Self Psychology Short Term Dynamic
Based on two workshops held February 1990 in New York and March 1990 in San Francisco. Following the presentation and discussion of three clinical case histories, psychotherapists James F. Masterson, Marian Tolpin, and Peter E. Sifneos compare and contrast developmental, self, and object relations...
Published February 5th 2015 by Routledge