Migration, Borders and Regional Stability
The collapse of the Soviet Union has had profound and long-lasting impacts on the societies of Eastern Europe, the South Caucasus and Central Asia, impacts which are not yet fully worked through: changes in state-society relations, a comprehensive reconfiguration of political, economic and social...
To Be Published August 29th 2014 by Routledge
This book has been put together to celebrate 50 years of the Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies (COPSS). COPSS give out four awards each year and they have invited all past recipients of the awards to write a chapter on their own career, research area, and the past/present/future of...
To Be Published April 3rd 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
College and university faculty are asked to serve an increasingly diverse and at-risk population of students. They face disruptive and dangerous behaviors that range from speaking out of turn or misusing technology, to potentially agressive behavior. A Faculty Guide to Addressing Disruptive and...
Published August 22nd 2013 by Routledge
New Contexts for Regional Cooperation
After the collapse of the Soviet Union, there were high hopes of Russia’s "modernisation" and rapid political and economic integration with the EU. But now, given its own policies of national development, Russia appears to have ‘limits to integration’. Today, much European political discourse again...
Published September 17th 2012 by Routledge
Emphasizing a practical approach for engineers and scientists, A First Course in Differential Equations, Modeling, and Simulation avoids overly theoretical explanations and shows readers how differential equations arise from applying basic physical principles and experimental observations to...
Published May 17th 2011 by CRC Press
The Emotionally Focused Therapist Training Set offers two valuable products, Becoming an Emotionally Focused Couple Therapist: The Workbook and The Casebook at a discount of 10%. Written primarily by Sue Johnson, the originator of Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), her Workbook is an accessible...
Published March 23rd 2011 by Routledge
Environmental Consequences of Development
Any alteration of the natural processes occurring on a piece of land will have expected as well as unanticipated effects, and those effects have little regard for arbitrary human boundaries. Consequently, it is not enough for land managers to consider only how they might maintain the parcels for...
Published January 13th 2009 by CRC Press
Nature as Commodity in Douglas-Fir Country
Scott Prudham investigates a region that has in recent years seen more environmental conflict than perhaps anywhere else in the country--the old-growth forests of the Pacific Northwest. Prudham employs a political economic approach to explain the social and economic conflicts arising from the...
Published December 3rd 2004 by Routledge
Published March 22nd 2004 by CRC Press