In this volume, Li Wei brings together contributions from well-known and emerging scholars in socio- and anthropological linguistics working on different linguistic and communicative aspects of the Chinese diaspora. The project examines the Chinese diasporic experience from a global, comparative...
To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge
Beyond New Regionalism, Beyond Global Production
China’s miraculous rise has been spearheaded by selected coastal city regions, and their development models and trajectories have generated considerable scholarly attention, especially the three well-known models of industrial districts and regional development--the Sunan model, the Wenzhou model,...
To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge
To Be Published June 25th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
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 May 31st 2015 by Routledge
Principles and Applications
This book features the latest advances and directions in next-generation packet optical transport networks with primary focuses on programmable optical coherent communications, multi-layer packet optical transport system integration, and transport network virtualizations....
To Be Published May 25th 2015 by CRC Press
How companies communicate with investors
Financial Communication is the fastest growing discipline within the corporate communication function, particularly in the resilient markets and financial hubs of Asia. The need for talent and for a professional body of knowledge is high. Very frequently, financial journalists and public relations...
To Be Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge
Decision support processes are used to identify and protect critical ecological resources. This book introduces index-based geospatial decision models used in natural resource management. It covers widely used models, as well as models based on unique principles and techniques. It provides an...
To Be Published March 14th 2015 by CRC Press
Beyond Crystals, Noncrystals, and Quasicrystals
Containing comprehensive, cutting-edge coverage of metamaterials—a hot topic in radar, antenna, and microwave engineering with next-generation applications in the aerospace and communications industries—this book provides readers with a solid understanding of essential concepts, from microcosmic...
To Be Published January 14th 2015 by CRC Press
Drug combination research has become increasingly important as multi-drug treatments may overcome disease resistance to monotherapies given the heterogeneous nature of complex diseases, such as cancer. To screen for potential candidates, rigorous statistical methods must used to avoid a high...
To Be Published January 4th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Foundations, Development, and Applications
Mobile electronic commerce technologies and solutions have already influenced critical aspects of many sectors and quality of people's lives. The goal of this book is to answer how industrial and systems engineering as well as information communication technology perspectives, such as systems...
To Be Published November 12th 2014 by CRC Press