Solid Phase Extraction (SPE) has become a powerful and extensively used technique in the clean-up and concentration of samples in a wide variety of analytical techniques. This volume explains the principles behind SPE and provides protocols to help readers master extraction problems. These detailed...
To Be Published March 25th 2015 by CRC Press
Authored by a team of experts, the new edition of this bestseller presents practical techniques for managing inventory and production throughout supply chains. It covers the current context of inventory and production management, replenishment systems for managing individual inventories within a...
To Be Published March 15th 2015 by CRC Press
As new digital forms of informal and formal learning proliferate, however, there is an increasing need to better understand how people in different regions of the world are implementing massive open online courses (MOOCs) and other forms of open educational resources (OERs). Educators, researchers,...
To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge
Country and Regional Perspectives
Changing global contexts force HRD scholars and practitioners to confront international, comparative, and cross-cultural analysis – something already in evidence in other social science disciplines. It is clear from the literature that significant country and regional variations in notions of HRD...
To Be Published February 20th 2015 by Routledge
Theory and Prevention of Technology-Enabled Offenses
Series: Crime Science Series
The research literature on cybercrime has increased dramatically over the last decade as scholars from criminology, sociology, computer science/engineering, and information security have examined these issues from both technical and social science perspectives. This book offers a comprehensive...
To Be Published February 15th 2015 by Routledge
The emergence of the World Wide Web, smartphones, and Computer-Mediated Communications (CMCs) profoundly affect the way in which people interact online and offline. Individuals who engage in socially unacceptable or outright criminal acts increasingly utilize technology to connect with one another...
To Be Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge
Innovative Methods of Soil Fertility Restoration, Carbon Sequestration, and Reversing CO2 Increase
Conventional solutions to ecosystem loss, such as protected areas and parks, are far too small to make a meaningful difference. Large-scale restoration of damaged ecosystems is essential if climate is to be stabilized. This book covers innovative new technologies for restoring the most productive...
To Be Published December 17th 2014 by CRC Press
A Pedagogy of Equity and Opportunity
Currently, both the status quo of public education and the "No Excuses" Reform policies are identical. The reform offers a popular and compelling narrative based on the meritocracy and rugged individualism myths that are supposed to define American idealism. This volume will refute this ideology by...
Published June 18th 2014 by Routledge
The World's Government Leaders
This new work of biographical reference presents succinct narrative biographies of every serving head of state and head of government.Its content covers approximately 200 countries and territories and provides over 300 biographical profiles.Each country section contains:* A brief explanation of its...
Published June 3rd 2014 by Routledge
This book investigates the role of wealth in achieving sustainable rural economic development. The authors define wealth as all assets net of liabilities that can contribute to well-being, and they provide examples of many forms of capital – physical, financial, human, natural, social, and others....
Published May 19th 2014 by Routledge