This volume focuses on the medical and biological applications of nanotechnology in our lives. Part One of the text presents three areas of basic science that change drastically as one moves from the everyday bulk scale to the meso-scale and the nanoscale. The second section covers fabrication and...
To Be Published July 14th 2015 by CRC Press
An international exploration
Women's careers have been a topic of research and discussion in many disciplines including sociology, business, industrial, organisational and vocational psychology, and career guidance. Despite the introduction of equal employment legislation in many countries, women’s patterns of career...
To Be Published January 12th 2015 by Routledge
Imperial Activism and Borderland Management at the Turn of the Nineteenth Century
Series: Asian States and Empires
The many instances of regional insurgency and unrest that erupted on China’s borderlands at the turn of the nineteenth century are often regarded by scholars as evidence of government disability and the incipient decline of the imperial Qing dynasty. This book, based on extensive original research,...
Published August 25th 2014 by Routledge
The growth of events and festivals has been significant over the last decade and a wide range of skills are essential to ensure those events are successful. This requirement has been instrumental in stimulating the creation of more tertiary education opportunities to develop events management...
Published August 20th 2014 by Routledge
Teaching Science and Technology in the Early Years (3-7) celebrates young children’s amazing capabilities as scientists, designers and technologists. Research-based yet practical and accessible, it demonstrates how scientific, designing and making activities are natural to young children, and have...
Published April 15th 2014 by Routledge
Written for photographers of all levels, PaintShop Pro X6 for Photographers is packed with inspirational, full-color images and easy-to-follow step-by-step projects that will have you producing great images in PaintShop Pro in no time! Everything you need to enhance and improve your digital...
Published February 6th 2014 by Focal Press
Persistent Analytics and Practices
Many observers have portrayed the Oslo Process as a milestone in the peacemaking process between Palestinians and Israelis. In this controversial and groundbreaking new work, McMahon challenges the interpretation of the Oslo Process as a breakthrough or new beginning in Palestinian-Israeli...
Published December 10th 2013 by Routledge
At Home and Abroad
The aim of this book is to analyse why and how states respond to human security, both at home and abroad. Although states still define security as "the defense of territory" from military attack, increasingly security pertains to the protection of human beings from violence. This violence can...
Published November 12th 2013 by Routledge
Kant’s Pragmatist Legacy
In this book, McMahon argues that a reading of Kant’s body of work in the light of a pragmatist theory of meaning and language (which arguably is a Kantian legacy) leads one to put community reception ahead of individual reception in the order of aesthetic relations. A core premise of the book is...
Published August 7th 2013 by Routledge