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  1. Power for the People: Protecting States' Energy Policy Interests in an Era of Deregulation

    Protecting States' Energy Policy Interests in an Era of Deregulation

    By Mary M. Timney

    Power for the People examines the tension between the social and political interests of states and the market in the case of energy policy. The author has conducted extensive research on California's experience with electricity restructuring, and assesses how the diverging interests of the market...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Fashion Design for Living

    Edited by Alison Gwilt

    Fashion Design for Living explores the positive contribution that the contemporary fashion designer can make within society. The book seeks to reveal new ways of designing and making fashion garments and products that not only enhance and enrich our lives, but also are mindful of social and...

    Published November 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Ethical Principles for the Information Age

    By Richard Severson

    This text presents the author's model of following principled ethics together with by chapters on each of the guiding principles: respect for intellectual property, principle of fair representation, privacy, and the principle of nonmalfeasance. It avoids the use of technical jargon....

    Published November 13th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Handbook of Urban Services: A Basic Guide for Local Governments

    A Basic Guide for Local Governments

    By Charles K. Coe

    City and county governments provide a wide array of highly technical urban services. Gaining a rudimentary understanding of them can be a daunting challenge for students as well as new and inexperienced public servants. "Handbook of Urban Services" is designed to help meet this challenge.In...

    Published November 12th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Industry and Firm Studies

    4th Edition

    By Victor J. Tremblay, Carol Horton Tremblay

    The fourth edition of this acclaimed text is a rich resource for undergraduate and graduate courses in industrial organization, applied game theory, and management strategy. It incorporates game theory into industry analysis by studying the behavior of successful and failing firms as well as the...

    Published November 11th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Foundations of Airline Finance

    Methodology and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Bijan Vasigh, Kenneth Fleming, Barry Humphreys

    In recent years the airline industry has experienced severe volatility in earnings, with airlines recording periods of substantial profits that are closely followed by periods of financial distress. This trend has continued into the new millennium, with numerous examples of airlines across the...

    Published November 10th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Forest Tenure Reform in Asia and Africa

    Local Control for Improved Livelihoods, Forest Management, and Carbon Sequestration

    Edited by Randall Bluffstone, Elizabeth J.Z. Robinson

    Series: Environment for Development

    Forest tenure reforms are occurring in many developing countries around the world. These reforms typically include devolution of forest lands to local people and communities, which has attracted a great deal of attention and interest. While the nature and level of devolution vary by country, all...

    Published November 5th 2014 by RFF Press

  8. Water Management and Climate Change

    Dealing with Uncertainties

    Edited by Cecilia Tortajada, Asit K. Biswas, Avinash Tyagi

    Series: Routledge Special Issues on Water Policy and Governance

    To plan successfully and manage the increased uncertainties posed by likely future climate change, knowledge needs to advance much more for the water profession beyond what it is now available. Meeting these challenges does not depend exclusively on advances in climatological-hydrologic models....

    Published October 30th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Physical Security and Safety

    A Field Guide for the Practitioner

    Edited by Truett A. Ricks, Bobby E. Ricks, Jeffrey Dingle

    Series: Occupational Safety & Health Guide Series

    How-To Guide Written By Practicing Professionals Physical Security and Safety: A Field Guide for the Practitioner introduces the basic principles of safety in the workplace, and effectively addresses the needs of the responsible security practitioner. This book provides essential knowledge on the...

    Published October 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Depolarizing Food and Agriculture

    An Economic Approach

    By Andrew Barkley, Paul W. Barkley

    Series: Earthscan Food and Agriculture

    Many issues in food and agriculture are portrayed as increasingly polarized. These include industrial vs. sustainable agriculture, conventional vs. organic production methods, and global vs. local food sourcing, to name only three. This book addresses the origins, validity, consequences, and...

    Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge