Effects on Brain and Development
This is the first volume that focuses on the lifespan neurobehavioral factors likely to determine susceptibility to alcohol abuse and its consequences. The chapters offer careful analysis of the effects of ethanol on the fetus, the infant, the adolescent, and the adult. The authors include...
Published March 14th 1999 by Psychology Press
Institutions, Law and Policy
All serious environmental threats are now international in scope and more than one thousand international environmental agreements already exist. Yet the prospects for international cooperation leading to the management of impacts on the planet remain grim. The Global Environment meets the need for...
Published February 28th 1999 by Routledge
This third collection in the Family History Series (Jane Austen and the Brontes have already been published), is a five-volume set which looks at the cultural and biographical background to Thomas Hardy, embracing rare and out-of-print books, pamphlets and journal articles.Together these original...
Published December 2nd 1998 by Routledge
Series: Lloyd's Commercial Law Library
"Interests in Goods" is a comprehensive work on personal property and details the practical issues of ownership of goods when under dispute. Personal property covers everything from information, mortgages and works of art to human tissue. This second edition features 14 new chapters including:...
Published November 30th 1998 by Informa Law from Routledge
Series: Regional History of England
Informative, vivid and richly illustrated, this volume explores the history of England's northern borders – the former counties of Northumberland, Cumberland, Durham, Westmorland and the Furness areas of Lancashire – across 1000 years. The book explores every aspect of this changing scene...
Published October 4th 1998 by Routledge
After a day's work is finished, take a look around at your company. Do standard production processes and day-to-day operations leave you with loaded trash bins from the front office to the factory floor-and every place inbetween?Such "solid waste" does far more than squander resources and imperil...
Published September 15th 1998 by CRC Press
This book explains the changes that have occurred in welfare states since the early 1970s and considers some of the policy dilemmas that have arisen. Each of the chapters begins with an introduction to set the scene, followed by an examination of the theoretical and conceptual perspectives of the...
Published August 10th 1998 by Routledge
In Guidebook to Managed Care and Practice Management Terminology, you’ll join the students, practitioners, clients, and patients who are currently bewildered by an array of acronyms, terms, and concepts associated with today’s managed care-dominated practice environment. You’ll learn to master the...
Published July 16th 1998 by Routledge
The perennially bestselling third edition of Norman A. Anderson's Instrumentation for Process Measurement and Control provides an outstanding and practical reference for both students and practitioners. It introduces the fields of process measurement and feedback control and bridges the gap between...
Published October 21st 1997 by CRC Press
A Guide for the Humanities and Social Sciences
In stark contrast to undergraduates, new PhD students often find no framework for study, few deadlines and little peer support.Working for a Doctorate:* Addresses the problems of the research process, such as finance and time-management* Offers practical guidance and specialist advice to both...
Published September 10th 1997 by Routledge