Defence, Diplomacy and Development in Action
Series: Whitehall Papers
Between 1991 and 2002, Sierra Leone was wracked by a devastating civil war and the complete collapse of state institutions. Since then, however, the UK’s contribution to post-war reconstruction has been widely held up as an example of successful stabilisation and state-building – particularly of...
Published December 9th 2014 by Routledge
An Introduction, 2nd Edition
This textbook draws on academic theory, field research and policy developments to provide an overview of the connections between security and development, before, during and after conflict. This 2nd edition is revised and updated to take account of changes that have occurred in both policy and...
Published November 6th 2014 by Routledge
Assessing Forests at a Landscape Scale
Series: The Earthscan Forest Library
Deforestation is frequently a topic of discussion in the environmental arena, but it is not just the number of trees that matters; the quality of the forest is also important. Even where the forest area is stable or increasing, there are often rapid changes in its character. Natural forests are...
Published September 1st 2006 by Routledge
Series: Routledge eBusiness
This comprehensive textbook considers all of the key business, management and technical issues of e-Business, examining and explaining how technologies can help organizations in both the public and private sectors conduct business in new ways.After addressing the changing nature of the e-Economy...
Published May 29th 2003 by Routledge
As the growth in teleworking, 'virtual teams', and 'virtual enterprises' has shown, the economic landscape is increasingly characterized by an ability to work across spatial and organizational boundaries. Only with this re-design of working methods and business processes can the promise of the...
Published September 6th 2001 by Routledge
A Handbook for Students of German
Intermediate students and their teachers will find this compact manual an invaluable resource for essay-writing and debate in German. Thirty sections provide questions and vocabulary on a range of contemporary issues guaranteed to stimulate thought and discussion. Includes introductory notes on...
Published December 16th 1999 by Routledge
Social and Organisational Dynamics
This book addresses the social and organisational dynamics which underlie recent technological and work developments within organisations. often referred to as 'virtual working'. It seeks to go beyond a mere description of this new work phenomenon in order to provide more rigorous ways of analysing...
Published July 22nd 1999 by Routledge
New International Perspectives From Telecommuting to the Virtual Organisation
Teleworking is an up-to-date, groundbreaking and comprehensive assessment of teleworking. It includes * multidisciplinary contributions drawing on sociology, management science, economics, philosophy and information technology* analysis of post-modern and post-industrial theoretical contexts* a...
Published March 5th 1998 by Routledge