Major Figures and Developments
The term ‘systems theory’ is used to characterize a set of disparate yet related approaches to fields as varied as information theory, cybernetics, biology, sociology, history, literature, and philosophy. What unites each of these traditions of systems theory is a shared focus on general features...
To Be Published November 30th 2013 by Routledge
Presenting the theoretical and practical developments of an autonomous decision-making methodology, this work describes the strides made by intelligent systems and soft computing for the control of industrial systems. It uses practical examples of qualitative control techniques tested in industry...
Published December 19th 2010 by CRC Press
Essays in Honour of Wm Roger Louis
These stimulating essays reassess the meaning of British imperialism in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. They are written by leading authorities in the field and range in scope from the aftermath of the American revolution to the liquidation of the British empire, from the Caribean to the...
Published September 28th 1999 by Routledge
The Challenge of English in the National Curriculum considers how particular aspects of a national curriculum can be reconciled with the best practice of the English teaching tradition. The authors are all practising teachers who look at the lessons of the past as well as their hopes for the future...
Published July 12th 1995 by Routledge