Dynamics of National Identity and Interest
As two Asian giants and rising power, the interactions between India and China have global significance. This book analyses the multifaceted and multi-layered character of Sino-Indian relations since the beginning of the 21st century in a period marked by cooperation and competition. Positioned in...
To Be Published June 30th 2016 by Routledge
A compilation of years of research, this reference and textbook provides information necessary to systematically understand Chinese tourist resources, industry, and culture. The book begins with a discussion on the general theory and practice of Chinese tourism and geography and the tourist...
To Be Published June 15th 2016 by CRC Press
Due to its huge bandwidth and high reliability, optical networking has received increased attention from the research community. An Introduction to Optical Interconnects describes the unique challenges in designing optical interconnects from all aspects and presents state-of-the-art solutions to...
To Be Published May 15th 2016 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
To Be Published May 15th 2016 by CRC Press
To Be Published April 26th 2016 by CRC Press
State Control vs. Marketization
Since the Teacher Education Act was in place in 1994, student teachers were educated through diverse educational institutions instead of the traditional normal schools (Taiwan’s equivalent of teachers’ colleges). But such market-based teacher education has been altered by politics, society and...
To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge
Series: China Policy Series
Market reform in China has led not just to economic growth, but also to a momentous transformation of Chinese society, with the simple, enclosed, rigid peasant hierarchy of the Mao era being replaced by an open, modern and evolving system. Most studies of social change in China have focused on...
To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge
Series: Routledge Humanitarian Studies
This book aims at making lessons learnt from previous disasters available and comprehensible to students of disaster medicine, disaster public health and humanitarian studies. Readers will gain insight and theoretical understanding of the public health issues related to disaster and medical...
To Be Published March 30th 2016 by Routledge
With contributions from prominent researchers, this is a comprehensive review of state-of-the-art architectures, protocols, technologies and applications in pervasive computing and wireless networking. It covers existing and emerging communications and computing models, design architectures, mobile...
To Be Published March 26th 2016 by CRC Press