Football, or soccer, is unquestionably the world’s most popular and influential sport. There is no corner of the globe in which the game is not played or followed – indeed, more countries are affiliated to FIFA, football’s governing body, than to the United Nations – and it has therefore become a...
To Be Published April 15th 2015 by Routledge
Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series
Focusing on robust rank-based nonparametric methods, this book covers rank-based fitting and testing for models ranging from simple location models to general linear models for uncorrelated and correlated responses. Illustrated with real data examples using R, each chapter includes a short problem...
To Be Published October 21st 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Connectionist modelling and neural network applications had become a major sub-field of cognitive science by the mid-1990s. In this ground-breaking book, originally published in 1995, leading connectionists shed light on current approaches to memory and language modelling at the time. The book is...
Published April 24th 2014 by Psychology Press
Is the study of language ideologically neutral? If so, is this study objective and autonomous? One of the most cherished assumptions of modern academic linguistics is that the study of language is, or should be, ideologically neutral. This professed ideological neutrality goes hand-in-hand with...
Published November 21st 2013 by Routledge
Ferdinand de Saussure (1857–1913) is widely recognized as the founder of twentieth-century language science. In his lifetime he published an important work on Indo-European philology but it was his Course in General Linguistics, published posthumously in 1916, that paved the way for a genuinely...
Published October 9th 2013 by Routledge
Handbook of Survival Analysis presents modern techniques and research problems in lifetime data analysis. This area of statistics deals with time-to-event data that is complicated by censoring and the dynamic nature of events occurring in time. With chapters written by leading researchers in the...
Published July 22nd 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Principles and Practices
Tissue engineering research continues to captivate the interest of researchers and the general public alike. Popular media outlets like The New York Times, Time, and Wired continue to engage a wide audience and foster excitement for the field as regenerative medicine inches toward becoming a...
Published December 11th 2012 by CRC Press
The continual growth in the significance of mass-mediated communication makes it essential that we are able to reflect upon and critically appreciate the semiotic processes that are involved in their impact upon social and cultural life. This edited collection showcases a range of diverse...
Published May 17th 2012 by Routledge
A Concise Guide, 3rd Edition
This book and extensive video library provide a practical guide to the clinical neurological examination, an essential tool in the diagnosis of common and unusual neurological conditions encountered in the outpatient clinic and hospital ward. Each chapter covers a different condition and uses a...
Published February 24th 2012 by CRC Press
1862 - 1871
Series: Longman Annotated English Poets
The Poems of Robert Browning is a multi-volume edition of the poetry of Robert Browning (1812 -1889) resulting from a completely fresh appraisal of the canon, text and context of his work. The poems are presented in the order of their composition and in the text in which they were first published,...
Published January 26th 2012 by Routledge