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Forthcoming Books

  1. Technology and Human Development

    By Ilse Oosterlaken

    Series: The Routledge Human Development and Capability Debates

    This book introduces the capability approach – in which wellbeing, agency and justice are the core values – as a powerful normative lens to examine technology and its role in development. This approach attaches central moral importance to individual human capabilities, understood as effective...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Intelligence-Based Security in Private Industry

    By Thomas A. Trier

    In Intelligence-Based Security in Private Industry, Thomas A. Trier identifies the inherent need and desire for intelligence-based security that exists throughout the private security industry. He provides a general overview of intelligence-based security and specific implementation guidelines to...

    To Be Published June 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Network Security and Communication Engineering

    Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Network Security and Communication Engineering (NSCE2014), Hong Kong, December 25–26, 2014.

    Edited by Kennis Chan

    The conference on network security and communication engineering is meant to serve as a forum for exchanging new developments and research progresss between scholars, scientists and engineers all over the world and providing a unique opportunity to exchange information, to present the latest...

    To Be Published June 16th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. Multilevel Modeling of Secure Systems in QoP-ML

    By Bogdan Księżopolski

    In order to perform effective analysis of today’s information security systems, numerous components must be taken into consideration. This book presents a well-organized, consistent solution created by the author, which allows for precise multilevel analysis of information security systems and...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Auerbach Publications

  5. Representation and Processing of Spatial Expressions

    Edited by Patrick Olivier, Klaus-Peter Gapp

    Coping with spatial expressions in a plausible manner is a crucial problem in a number of research fields, specifically cognitive science, artificial intelligence, psychology, and linguistics. This volume contains a set of theoretical analyses as well as accounts of applications which deal with the...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. The Future of Internet Policy

    Edited by Peter Decherney, Victor Pickard

    All of the short essays in this volume look past the rhetoric of technological determinism and reliance on the natural logic of the market to consider the power of law and policy to steer new media in one direction or another. Many of the essays look backwards through history or outwards across...

    To Be Published July 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Networks of Power in Digital Copyright Law and Policy

    Political Salience, Expertise and the Legislative Process

    By Benjamin Farrand

    In this book, Benjamin Farrand employs an interdisciplinary approach that combines legal analysis with political theory to explore the development of copyright law in the EU. Farrand utilises Foucault’s concept of Networks of Power and Culpepper’s Quiet Politics to assess the adoption and...

    To Be Published July 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Cognitive Systems

    Human Cognitive Models in Systems Design

    Edited by Chris Forsythe, Michael L. Bernard, Timothy E. Goldsmith

    The leading thinkers from the cognitive science tradition participated in a workshop sponsored by Sandia National Laboratories in July of 2003 to discuss progress in building their models. The goal was to summarize the theoretical and empirical bases for cognitive systems and to present exemplary...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Touchless Fingerprint Biometrics

    By Ruggero Donida Labati, Vincenzo Piuri, Fabio Scotti

    Series: Series in Security, Privacy and Trust

    Touchless fingerprint recognition systems are recent biometric-based enabling technologies that are able to achieve less-constrained and accurate person recognition. This book overviews the related state of the art, and describes relevant industrial applications. In addition, it presents original...

    To Be Published August 20th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. Business Continuity Planning

    A Project Management Approach

    By Ralph L. Kliem, Gregg D. Richie

    Earthquakes. Tsunamis. Pandemics. Firestorms. Hacker attacks. Not only do such events have socio-political impact but financial impacts, too, to firms of all sizes in all industries. Yet, the number of firms that do not prepare themselves is unbelievable. This book presents an integrated approach...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Auerbach Publications