A Guide to Passing Objective Structured Public Health Examinations
To Be Published February 14th 2015 by CRC Press
International Perspectives and Promising Strategies
Bringing together the very best in international scholarship with a rich variety of pedagogical features, this innovative new textbook on violence against women is specifically designed to provoke debate, interrogate assumptions and encourage critical thinking. This book presents a range of...
To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge
Developmental, Usability, and Design Considerations for Making Games for Kids
To Be Published November 2nd 2014 by Focal Press
This book illustrates how the key analytical technique, NMR spectroscopy, may be used to determine the abundance, size, shape, and function of organic molecules. It provides the reader with a physical picture for the NMR technique used (pictorial rather than mathematical), indicating the most...
To Be Published October 7th 2014 by CRC Press
Reframing Ekphrasis in Contemporary American Poetry
This interdisciplinary study participates in the ongoing critical conversation about postwar American poetry and visual culture, while advancing that field into the arena of the museum. Turning to contemporary poems about the visual arts that foreground and interrogate a museum setting, the book...
To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge
Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics
This book introduces a comprehensive framework for understanding human performance variability in terms of how human control of behavior is closely tied to design factors in the performance environment. Empirical evidence, as well as practical examples and application areas, introduced in support...
To Be Published August 13th 2014 by CRC Press
Research and Innovation for Development
This volume reviews the evolution of ten years’ learning and discovery about water scarcity, livelihoods, and food security within the CGIAR Challenge Program on Water and Food. It draws on the experiences of over 100 projects conducted in ten river basins in the developing world. ...
To Be Published August 6th 2014 by Routledge
How Planting Trees Strengthens the Roots of Democracy
Once considered the antithesis of a verdant and vibrant ecosystem, cities are now being hailed as highly efficient and complex social ecological systems. Emerging from the streets of the post-industrial city are well-tended community gardens, forested parks and woodlands, rooftop farms,...
To Be Published July 31st 2014 by Routledge
Series: Transitional Justice
This book presents a varied and critical picture of how the Arab Spring demands a re-examination and re-conceptualization of issues of transitional justice. It demonstrates how unique features of this wave of revolutions and popular protests that have swept the Arab world since December 2010 give...
To Be Published June 10th 2014 by Routledge
Mineralizing and Democratizing Trends in Artisanal Production
After more than three decades of economic malaise, many African countries are experiencing an upsurge in their economic fortunes linked to the booming international market for minerals. Spurred by the shrinking viability of peasant agriculture, rural dwellers have been engaged in a massive search...
Published April 14th 2014 by Routledge