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  1. International Perspectives on Competence Development

    Developing Skills and Capabilities

    Edited by Knud Illeris

    In today’s complex and ever-changing world it has become obvious that even highly developed knowledge and skills are no longer sufficient to meet new challenges, situations and problems facing individuals, organisations and nations. This raises an enormous and potentially confusing issue for...

    Published May 18th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Disaster Recovery

    By Brenda D. Phillips

    Disaster recovery is often unplanned for in the emergency management life cycle. Yet recovery is the key stage where funds, programs, professional expertise, and volunteer efforts are applied to affected cities, states, and regions to get them up and running again. Providing a unique perspective on...

    Published May 6th 2009 by Auerbach Publications

  3. Port Economics

    By Wayne K. Talley

    Port Economics is the study of the economic decisions (and their consequences) of the users and providers of port services. A port is an "engine" for economic development by providing employment, worker incomes, business earnings and taxes for its region. The book provides a detailed discussion of...

    Published April 30th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Culture and Economics

    On Values, Economics and International Business

    By Eelke de Jong

    Series: Routledge Advanced Texts in Economics and Finance

    Since the early 1990s, culture, in the sense of norms and values, has entered economic analysis again, whereas it was totally absent from mainstream economics during most of the second half of the twentieth century. The disappointing results of mainstream economics and developments in the world...

    Published April 30th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Hong Kong Film, Hollywood and New Global Cinema

    No Film is An Island

    Edited by Gina Marchetti, Tan See Kam

    Series: Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

    In recent years, with the establishment of the Hong Kong Film Archive and growing scholarly interest in the history of Hong Kong cinema, previously neglected historical documents and difficult-to-access films have offered new research materials. As Hong Kong film history comes into sharper focus,...

    Published April 30th 2009 by Routledge

  6. China and India

    A Tale of Two Economies

    By Dilip K. Das

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    The economies of the People’s Republic of China and India are emerging-market economies, which account for more than a third of the global population. These two economies share many similarities in that they are large populous neighbours, who were regarded as abjectly poor countries until the 1980s...

    Published April 29th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Improving Working as Learning

    By Alan Felstead, Alison Fuller, Nick Jewson, Lorna Unwin

    Series: Improving Learning

    Interest in learning at work has captured the attention of many people around the world, often taking centre stage in policy debates about improving economic performance, prosperity and well-being. This book is about the learning that goes on in workplaces – ranging from offices, factories and...

    Published April 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  8. Information Security Management Metrics

    A Definitive Guide to Effective Security Monitoring and Measurement

    By W. Krag Brotby, CISM

    Spectacular security failures continue to dominate the headlines despite huge increases in security budgets and ever-more draconian regulations. The 20/20 hindsight of audits is no longer an effective solution to security weaknesses, and the necessity for real-time strategic metrics has never been...

    Published March 30th 2009 by Auerbach Publications

  9. Ethics and Integrity in Public Administration: Concepts and Cases

    Concepts and Cases

    By Raymond W Cox

    "Ethics and Integrity in Public Administration" presents cutting-edge perspectives on the role of ethics in public sector management - what it is and where it is going. The contributors include a cross-section of authoritative authors from around the globe, and from both the academy and government....

    Published March 27th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Multinationals, Technology and Localization in Automotive Firms in Asia

    Edited by Rajah Rasiah, Yuri Sadoi, Rogier Busser

    East Asia has led rapid economic growth in the last few decades with India joining them over the last five years. Automotive parts manufacturers have been an important component of domestic production in all these economies. Experts with several years of multi-disciplinary research experience on...

    Published February 23rd 2009 by Routledge