This comprehensive bioprocessing textbook deals with the fundamentals, basic concepts, definitions, methods, and applications of the use of biological catalysts to produce products of high value and utility, from alcohol to recombinant monoclonal antibodies to common day use fuel. It covers all...
To Be Published May 14th 2015 by CRC Press
Civil Societies at Crossroads
Series: Development in Practice Books
Eruptions, Initiatives and Evolution in Citizen Activism is the result of a collaborative research project spanning Asia, Africa, Latin America, and Europe. The book analyses internal and external challenges to civil society in more than twenty countries. It investigates through...
To Be Published September 28th 2014 by Routledge
A Handbook for Practice Today
In the last two decades, new communication technologies have dramatically changed the world in which mental health professionals and their patients live. Developments such as e-mail, online chat groups, Web pages, search engines, and electronic databases are directly or indirectly affecting most...
Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge
This book examines the transformations of rural society and economy in the UK and US during the last half-century, and explores the significance of these trends and changes for community sustainability, quality of life and the environment. While both the UK and US are highly urbanised, rural people...
Published April 8th 2014 by Routledge
Virtue Ethics, Exemplarity, and Cognitive Neuroscience
Series: Routledge Studies in Religion
The past decade has witnessed a renaissance in scientific approaches to the study of morality. Once understood to be the domain of moral psychology, the newer approach to morality is largely interdisciplinary, driven in no small part by developments in behavioural economics and evolutionary biology...
Published October 15th 2012 by Routledge
This book contextualizes the complexity of sexual violence within its broader context – from war to the resolution of interpersonal disputes – and covers a wide span including sexual harassment, bullying, rape and murder as well as domestic violence. Written by leading academics from a variety...
Published October 18th 2011 by Routledge
The Education of Black Males in a ‘Post-Racial’ World examines the varied structural and discursive contexts of race, masculinities and class that shape the educational and social lives of Black males. The contributing authors take direct aim at the current discourses that construct Black males as...
Published August 21st 2011 by Routledge
There have been many recent developments in the research, theory, and practice of supervision in counseling, but few reliable resources are available for practitioners seeking to expand their knowledge in these areas. Culbreth and Brown have assembled a group of leading researchers, scholars,...
Published October 18th 2009 by Routledge
Culture, Science, and Technology of Food in the 21st Century
Food is the sustenance of life. But while we understand that a secure supply of food has been affected by many factors over the course of history, we do not often allow ourselves to entertain the idea that a lack of adequate food worldwide is a very real and dangerous possibility. While soil...
Published February 11th 2009 by CRC Press
This comprehensive 6-volume reference library provides an economical training, research, and reference resource for professionals involved in the non-technical aspects of energy management. It comprises six valuable references, Dictionary of Energy Efficiency Technologies, Handbook of Financing...
Published August 17th 2005 by Fairmont Press