Designing for Human Use, Second Edition
The second edition of a bestseller, this book examines a select but widely utilized group of psychological ergonomics methods. Completely revised and updated, it provides practitioners with valuable insight into how, where, and why each of the methodologies cited in the book has its unique utility...
To Be Published June 25th 2014 by CRC Press
Conversion, Culture, and Caste
This volume offers insights into the current ‘public-square’ debates on Indian Christianity. Drawing on ethnographic fieldwork as well as rigorous analyses, it discusses the myriad histories of Christianity in India, its everyday practice and contestations and the process of its indigenisation. It...
To Be Published May 30th 2014 by Routledge India
What is the meaning of life? In today's secular, post-religious scientific world, this question has become a serious preoccupation. But it also has a long history: many major philosophers have thought deeply about it, as Julian Young so vividly illustrates in this thought-provoking second edition...
To Be Published May 25th 2014 by Routledge
Step into the 21st century with Rick Young's Easy Guide to Final Cut Pro X (XX) and learn the essential editing techniques you need to know to master this software. In this step-by-step guide, Young clearly explains the key concepts and ways to achieve results quickly, regardless of the skill level...
To Be Published April 30th 2014 by Focal Press
It has long been recognised that specialised knowledge is at the core of what distinguishes professions from other occupations. The privileged status of professions in most countries, however, together with their claims to autonomy and access to specialised knowledge, is being increasingly...
To Be Published April 29th 2014 by Routledge
Hegemony or community?
Series: Politics in Asia
With featuring far-reaching diversities and disparities among the regional states in their political, economic and social systems and cultural and religious orientations, East Asia is a microcosm of international society at large. Nevertheless, there are unique dynamics unfolding in East Asia at...
Published February 19th 2014 by Routledge
The purpose of this book is to describe the intellectual process by which Real Business Cycle models were developed. The approach taken focuses on the core elements in the development of RBC models: (i) building blocks, (ii) catalysts, and (iii) meta-syntheses. This is done by detailed examination...
Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge
A Guide for System Designers and Installers (FB 59)
Low-temperature systems can improve energy efficiency and hence reduce fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. There is growing interest in low-temperature hydronic central heating systems, ie those where water is used as the medium to distribute heat around the building, and in which the water leaving...
Published December 11th 2013 by IHS BRE Press
Interviews and Commentaries
This collection of interviews offers unprecedented insight into the plays and creative works of Suzan-Lori Parks, as well as being an important commentary on contemporary theater and playwriting, from jazz and opera to politics and cultural memory. Suzan-Lori Parks in Person contains 18...
Published November 25th 2013 by Routledge
Law, Crime and the Urban Imagination
What is street art? Who is the street artist? Why is street art a crime? Since the late 1990s, a distinctive cultural practice has emerged in many cities: street art, involving the placement of uncommissioned artworks in public places. Sometimes regarded as a variant of graffiti, sometimes called...
Published November 17th 2013 by Routledge