An Introduction through the Senses
Too often, film and the cinema have been treated primarily as a visual medium, with the consequence that spectatorship has come to be regarded as a matter of the eye alone. In Film History: An Introduction through the Senses, Thomas Elsaesser and Michael Wedel put the other senses at the...
To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge
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 February 15th 2016 by CRC Press
The proliferation of technological capability, miniaturization, and demand for aerial intelligence is pushing unmanned aerial systems (UAS) into the realm of a multi-billion dollar industry. This book surveys the UAS landscape from history to future applications. It discusses commercial...
To Be Published December 15th 2015 by CRC Press
A Roadmap for Your Transformation
How many IT books have you read that are long on theory and short on practical application? They are interesting, but not very impactful. They provide a framework from which to think and understand, but lack a process from which to act. This book, The Lean IT Field Guide, addresses...
To Be Published November 6th 2015 by Productivity Press
Mental wellbeing is an integral part of being, and feeling, healthy, and it is estimated that one in four people will suffer from some form of mental illness during their lifetime. In spite of this, it is often overlooked in mainstream healthcare. The overall aim of this book is to provide...
To Be Published October 20th 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 September 30th 2015 by Routledge
Dialogues in Urban and Regional Planning, Volume 4 is a selection of some of the best scholarship in urban and regional planning from around the world. The internationally recognized authors of these award-winning papers take up a range of salient issues from the theory and practice of planning....
Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge
Analysis and Decision Making, 9th Edition
The new 9th edition of Sales Management continues the tradition of blending the most recent sales management research with real-life "best practices" of leading sales organizations. The authors teach sales management courses and interact with sales managers and sales management professors on a...
Published April 22nd 2015 by Routledge
Release, Exposure, and Human Hazards
The incorporation of nanomaterials into products can improve performance, efficiency, and durability in various fields ranging from construction, energy management, catalysis, microelectronics, plastics, coatings, and paints to consumer articles such as foods and cosmetics. But innovation never...
Published December 3rd 2014 by CRC Press
Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics
Understanding the conditions under which variability in performance may arise, and the processes related to its emergence, gives us insight into the development of techniques for improving the quality of performance. Variability in Human Performance details the scientific and the practical...
Published August 26th 2014 by CRC Press