This book forms the Proceedings of the International Conference organised by the Commission of European Communities. The first part covers earthquakes, volcanoes, storms, floods, landslides and wildfires. The second part deals with key themes in civil protection: risk communication, planning,...
Published April 20th 2014 by CRC Press
This book applies concepts from ethics, justice, and political philosophy to five sets of contemporary energy problems cutting across time, economics, politics, geography, and technology. In doing so, the authors derive two key energy justice principles from modern theories of distributive...
Published December 12th 2013 by Routledge
Fundamental Elements and Issues, 2nd Edition
Negotiating the Complexities of Qualitative Research in Higher Education illuminates the complex nature of qualitative research, while attending to issues of application. This text addresses the fundamentals of research through discussion of strategies, ethical issues, and challenges in higher...
Published July 4th 2013 by Routledge
Reconstructive Surgery: Anatomy, Technique, and Clinical Applications & The Art of Aesthetic Surgery: Principles and Techniques, Second Edition - Two Volume Set
Together, these books will give you the complete information you need for mastering aesthetic and reconstructive techniques and providing your patients with the procedures they are requesting. It’s a win-win situation for all! Reconstructive Surgery: Anatomy, Technique, and Clinical Applications (2...
Published June 30th 2012 by CRC Press
Series: Ethics and Sport
Is the role of the sports coach simply to improve sporting performance? What are the key ethical issues in sports coaching practice? Despite the increasing sophistication of our understanding of the player-sport-coach relationship, the dominant perspective of the sports coach is still an...
Published November 30th 2010 by Routledge
A Handbook of Acoustics and Sound System Design for the Church
Whether you are designing a new system or need to update and get the most out of the one in place Sound of Worship will offer essential information to guide and inform you choices. Written to give the context to help you focus your choices as well as the technical information to understand...
Published September 8th 2010 by Focal Press
Series: European Public Policy Series
Previously published as a special issue of the Journal of European Public Policy, this book draws on the insights of the existing literature on agenda setting and policy changes to explore the dynamics of attention allocation and its consequences. Attention is a crucial variable in understanding...
Published February 19th 2009 by Routledge
An Approach to User-Centered Design
Enhancing Situation Awareness (SA) is a major design goal for projects in many fields, including aviation, ground transportation, air traffic control, nuclear power, and medicine, but little information exists in an integral format to support this goal. Designing for Situation Awareness helps...
Published July 16th 2003 by CRC Press
Key Topics in Urology gives a broad, up-to-date understanding of common urological conditions. Each topic addresses the mode of presentation, management and outcome of these conditions. As well as being relevant for specific examinations, the book provides a review of conditions frequently...
Published June 14th 2002 by CRC Press