Microalgae are of particular interest as sources for biofuel because they do not compete with agriculture for resources. This book reviews the latest technologies of algal biomass production, including strain selection, algal culture, harvesting, and processing, as well as an economic analysis of...
To Be Published September 14th 2015 by CRC Press
In recent times, especially under the influence of postmodernism, culture has often been construed as a critique of modernity. This wide-ranging and comprehensive collection of readings shows that such issues have always been at the centre of thought about the relationship between culture and...
To Be Published January 4th 2015 by Routledge
An Assessment of Franco-German Popular Contacts
This book is about the relationships between peoples. There are chapters on youth and academic exchanges, educational co-operation, the national cultural programmes of France and Germany, business and trade union contacts, twin-towning and the work of private societies dedicated to fostering...
Published December 9th 2014 by Routledge
A Nation in the World
Authored by a team of North American university professors who specialize in the subject, Britain since 1688: A Nation in the World has been specifically written for students in the United States, or from other countries where pre-existing knowledge of the history of Britain cannot be taken for...
Published November 9th 2014 by Routledge
A Festschrift for Gordon H. Bower
A comprehensive overview of the current state of research on memory and mind, this book captures the career and influence of Gordon H. Bower (as told by 22 of his students and colleagues), showing how Bower's research and mentoring of students has broadly and deeply affected modern research. In...
Published November 9th 2014 by Psychology Press
An Holistic Approach
Contemporary sports coaching studies have moved beyond simple biophysical approaches to more complex understandings of coaching as a set of social relationships and processes. This is the first book to examine what that means in the context of one major international sport, rugby union. Drawing on...
Published September 24th 2014 by Routledge
Theoretical Perspectives and Practical Approaches for Diverse Populations, 2nd Edition
Student Engagement in Higher Education fills a longstanding void in the higher education and student affairs literature. In the fully revised and updated edition of this important volume, the editors and chapter contributors explore how diverse populations of students experience college differently...
Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge
The teaching of games is a central component of any physical education or youth sport programme. Contemporary Developments in Games Teaching brings together leading international researchers and practitioners in physical education and sports coaching to examine new approaches in games teaching and...
Published August 26th 2013 by Routledge
Improving Emergency Management and Climate Change Adaptation, 2nd Edition
Disasters both natural and human-induced are leading to spiralling costs in terms of human lives, lost livelihoods and damaged assets and businesses. Yet these consequences and the financial and human crises that follow catastrophes can often be traced to policies unsuited to the emerging scales of...
Published January 3rd 2013 by Routledge