Unlike many studies of social attitudes, which are based on large scale quantitative surveys, or which focus on the attitude of elites, this book considers the views of ordinary people, and is based on in-depth, qualitative interviews. This approach results in rich, nuanced data, and is especially...
To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge
To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge
The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Architecture is an innovative and critical reference work bringing together over 40 newly commissioned articles on major emerging themes. The contributors cover ‘ancient’ (dynastic) and ‘modern’ (republican, socialist and contemporary) developments, privileging an...
To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge
Principles and Techniques, Two-Volume Set
Aesthetic Plastic Surgery in Asians: Principles and Techniques offers a comprehensive guide to all aspects of cosmetic surgery in Asians, focusing on the differences in surgical techniques and general principles when treating these patients. With special emphasis on minimally-invasive techniques...
To Be Published June 18th 2015 by CRC Press
Infrastructure, Service, and Applications
Identifies Recent Technological Developments Worldwide The field of grid computing has made rapid progress in the past few years, evolving and developing in almost all areas, including concepts, philosophy, methodology, and usages. Grid Computing: Infrastructure, Service, and Applications reflects...
Published April 16th 2009 by CRC Press
International Hospitality Management: concepts and cases brings together the latest developments in global hospitality operations with contemporary management principles. It develops a critical view of the management practices and the traditional theories, analysing how appropriate they are to the...
Published June 19th 2007 by Routledge
Numerical Analysis of Finite Volume Methods
This text presents a comprehensive mathematical theory for elliptic, parabolic, and hyperbolic differential equations. It compares finite element and finite difference methods and illustrates applications of generalized difference methods to elastic bodies, electromagnetic fields, underground water...
Published January 3rd 2000 by CRC Press