Strategies for Excellence in Maintenance Management, Third Edition
Uptime, describes the combination of activities that deliver fewer breakdowns, more productive capacity, lower costs, and improved environmental performance. This third edition of a bestseller reveals how to deal with increasingly complex technologies, such as mobile and cloud computing, to support...
To Be Published May 15th 2015 by Productivity Press
Power, Knowledge and the South Pacific
Small Island Developing States are often depicted as being among the most vulnerable of all places to the effects of climate change, and they are a cause celebre of many involved in climate science, politics and the media. Yet while small island developing states are much talked about, the...
To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge
Suicide remains one of the most pressing public health concerns across the world. Expensive in terms of the human cost and associated suffering, the economic costs, the social costs and the spiritual costs, it affects millions of people every year. This important reference work collects together a...
Published October 4th 2013 by Routledge
Grand Illusions in the Horn of Africa
In 1998 a bloody war erupted in The Horn of Africa between Ethiopia and Eritrea. During the war Ethiopia arrested and expelled 70,000 of its citizens, and stripped another 50,000-plus of their citzenship on the basis of their presumed ethnicity. Nationalism, Law and Statelessness: Grand Illusions...
Published July 2nd 2013 by Routledge
Optimizing Equipment Life-Cycle Decisions, Second Edition
Series: Mechanical Engineering
During the eight years since the publication of Maintenance Excellence: Optimizing Equipment Life-Cycle Decisions the business environment has changed drastically. Globalization, consolidation, and changes in technology challenge asset management and maintenance professionals to be more efficient....
Published November 19th 2010 by CRC Press
Following in the tradition of its popular predecessor, the Manual of Geospatial Science and Technology, Second Edition continues to be the authoritative volume that covers all aspects of the field, both basic and applied, and includes a focus on initiating, planning, and managing GIS projects. This...
Published March 5th 2010 by CRC Press
Largely reorganised and much expanded in this second edition, Practice and Procedures brings together in a single volume general methods of pain assessment and presents the wide range of therapies that can be provided by a range of health care disciplines. Authored by a multidisciplinary team of...
Published September 26th 2008 by CRC Press
Strategies for Excellence in Maintenance Management, Second Edition
In today's competitive marketplace, the flow of goods and services to customers must not be hindered by obstacles such as maintenance downtime. To stay on top, managers must implement strategies that keep operations performing at high levels. Uptime, 2nd Edition, is an updated and expanded version...
Published March 25th 2006 by Productivity Press
Cyberspace, Gay Male Sexuality, and Embodied Identity
Learn how gay men use Internet technologies to connect with others sharing their erotic desires and to forge affirming communities online! Getting It On Online: Cyberspace, Gay Male Sexuality, and Embodied Identity examines the online embodied experiences of gay men. At once scholarly and sensual,...
Published April 28th 2004 by Routledge
Beginning in the early 1980s and continuing through the middle 1990s, the U.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences (ARI) sponsored a comprehensive research and development program to evaluate and enhance the Army's personnel selection and classification procedures. This...
Published April 1st 2001 by Psychology Press