Making Use of the CMMS Database
Providing a complete introduction to condition based maintenance, Reality-Centered Knowledge describes the database attributes required for reliability analysis and addresses smart condition based maintenance. The text features EXAKT software, available for download on the web, that applies the...
To Be Published April 14th 2014 by CRC Press
A Mathematical Introduction to Robotic Manipulation presents a mathematical formulation of the kinematics, dynamics, and control of robot manipulators. It uses an elegant set of mathematical tools that emphasizes the geometry of robot motion and allows a large class of robotic manipulation problems...
To Be Published March 25th 2014 by CRC Press
A Contradiction in Terms?
This descriptive overview chronicles the author's unique experience in working with Islamic and Muslim women in policing. The book fills a void in this area, providing statistics and details wherever possible and identifying issues and problems that Islamic women deal with when they are involved in...
To Be Published March 14th 2014 by CRC Press
English language teachers need to understand the theory and practice of developing curricula that most effectively promote student learning. Designed for pre-service and new teachers at all levels and in various international contexts, this text describes the historical and political contexts...
To Be Published February 28th 2014 by Routledge
Geographies of Globalization offers a lively exploration of the geographical impacts of globalization and the distinctive contribution of human geography to studies and debates in this field. Fully up-to-date and engaging, this work: critically appraises the concept and processes of...
To Be Published January 29th 2014 by Routledge
The Biological Basis of Prevention
Physical activity and exercise combined with proper nutrition bring therapeutic benefits to individuals diagnosed with chronic disease. This book presents a systems biology approach to exercise and nutritional aspects of chronic disease treatment, management, and prevention. Each chapter presents...
To Be Published January 14th 2014 by CRC Press
A social processes approach to academic writing
Series: Research into Higher Education
Writing in Social Spaces addresses the problem of making time and space for writing in academic life and work. Even those who want to write, who know how to write well and who have quality publications, report that they cannot find enough time for writing. Many supervisors are unsure about how to...
To Be Published January 14th 2014 by Routledge
Public Relations, Simulations and Communications
This book examines the relationship between police, media and the public and analyses the shifting techniques and technologies through which they communicate. In a critical discussion of contemporary and emerging modes of mediatized police work, Lee and McGovern demonstrate how the police engage...
To Be Published November 14th 2013 by Routledge
A Practical Approach
First published in 1997...
To Be Published September 29th 2013 by David Fulton Publishers