Kenneth Wood, 1948-1968
In Designing the British Post-War House Fiona Fisher explores the development of domestic design and re-consider its significance for the progress of architectural modernism in Britain, through a detailed study of successful modernist architectural and design practice, Kenneth Wood Associates. The...
To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge
A Guide to Passing Objective Structured Public Health Examinations
This essential guide to the day-to-day practical skills needed for working in public health demonstrates how to maximise interactions with a range of stakeholders in a variety of scenarios. It is structured to meet the requirements of the Membership of the Faculty of Public Health Part B exam...
To Be Published May 14th 2015 by CRC Press
A History and Theory Reader, 2nd Edition
This newly expanded and revised second edition of New Media, Old Media brings together contemporary and classic essays that explore the tensions of old and new in digital culture. Touching on software studies, media archeology, surveillance, data, and more this refreshed critical anthology is...
To Be Published March 14th 2015 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, rooftop farms and other viable habitats capable of...
To Be Published February 16th 2015 by Routledge
Developmental, Usability, and Design Considerations for Making Games for Kids
When making games for kids, it’s tempting to simply wing-it on the design. We were all children once, right? The reality is that adults are far removed from the cognitive changes and the motor skill challenges that are the hallmark of the developing child. Designing Games for Children, helps you...
To Be Published February 11th 2015 by Focal Press
This well established text provides a comprehensive and sophisticated analysis of state and local government public finance practices and issues using the basic tools of economics. Throughout the book, there is a focus on the most important services provided in the state-local sector – education,...
To Be Published January 31st 2015 by Routledge
International Perspectives and Promising Strategies
Violence against women is a global problem and despite a wealth of knowledge and inspiring action around the globe, it continues unabated. Bringing together the very best in international scholarship with a rich variety of pedagogical features, this innovative new textbook on violence against women...
To Be Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge
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 October 31st 2014 by Routledge
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 19th 2014 by CRC Press
This volume, originally published in 1968, is in two parts. The first covers various geographical aspects of the internal structure and the external relationships of states and introduces some of the concepts which are examined in specific regional context in the case studies in Part 2....
To Be Published October 15th 2014 by Routledge