Managing and Limiting Aesthetic Impacts
The future of energy is in renewables, and this has already affected hundreds of thousands of acres of land, with much having been essentially converted into industrial landscapes with little concern for the aesthetic impact on the landscape. Managers and regulators presently lack an objective,...
To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge
A Guide to Ensuring Student Success
Black Men in Higher Education bridges theory to practice in order to better prepare practitioners in their efforts to increase the success of Black male students in colleges and universities. In this comprehensive but manageable text, leading researchers J. Luke Wood and Robert T. Palmer highlight...
Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, young people aged 18 to 25 are at a significant risk for acquiring and transmitting HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) and other STIs (sexually transmitted infections). Primary developmental processes that place college students...
Published October 10th 2014 by Routledge
Examining Underrepresented Racial and Ethnic Minorities
As United States policymakers and national leaders are increasing their attention to producing workers skilled in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), community colleges are being called on to address persistence of minorities in these disciplines. In this important volume,...
Published June 5th 2013 by Routledge
The Role of Minority Serving Institutions
To maintain competitiveness in the global economy, United States policymakers and national leaders are increasing their attention to producing workers skilled in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Given the growing minority population in the country, it is critical that...
Published November 7th 2012 by Routledge
Implications for HBCUs and Beyond
Black Men in College provides vital information about how to effectively support, retain, and graduate Black male undergraduates. This edited collection centers on the notion that Black male collegians are not a homogenous group; rather, they are representative of rarely acknowledged differences...
Published December 6th 2011 by Routledge
Processes of globalization, economic restructuring and urban redevelopment have placed events at the centre of strategies for change in cities. Events offer the potential to achieve economic, social, cultural and environmental outcomes within broader urban development strategies. This volume:...
Published April 23rd 2010 by Routledge