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  1. Vein Pattern Recognition

    A Privacy-Enhancing Biometric

    By Chuck Wilson

    As one of the most promising biometric technologies, vein pattern recognition (VPR) is quickly taking root around the world and may soon dominate applications where people focus is key. Among the reasons for VPR’s growing acceptance and use: it is more accurate than many other biometric methods, it...

    Published March 10th 2010 by CRC Press

  2. Private Security and the Investigative Process, Third Edition

    By Charles P. Nemeth

    Detailing best practices and trade secrets for private sector security investigations, Private Security and the Investigative Process, Third Edition provides complete coverage of the investigative process. Fully updated, this edition covers emerging technology, revised legal and practical...

    Published February 9th 2010 by Auerbach Publications

  3. Energy for the 21st Century

    A Comprehensive Guide to Conventional and Alternative Sources, 2nd Edition

    By Roy Nersesian

    A compendium of current knowledge about conventional and alternative sources of energy. It clarifies complex technical issues, enlivens history, and illuminates the policy dilemmas we face today. This revised edition includes new material on biofuels, an expanded section on sustainability and...

    Published February 1st 2010 by Routledge

  4. Energy Security and Global Politics

    The Militarization of Resource Management

    Edited by Daniel Moran, James A. Russell

    Series: Routledge Global Security Studies

    This book analyses the strategic dimensions of energy security, particularly where energy resources have become the object of military competition. The volume explores the risks that may arise from conditions of increasing economic competition and resource scarcity, and the problems that may...

    Published January 26th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Aeromobilities

    Edited by Saulo Cwerner, Sven Kesselring, John Urry

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    Aeromobilities is a collection of essays that tackle in many different ways the growing importance of aviation and air travel in our hypermobile, globalized world. Providing a multidisciplinary focus on issues ranging from global airports to the production of airspace, from airline work to...

    Published January 20th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Arts Management

    2nd Edition

    By Derrick Chong

    Series: Mastering Management in the Creative and Cultural Industries

    The second edition of Arts Management has been thoroughly revised to provide an updated, comprehensive overview of this fast-changing subject. Arts managers and students alike are offered a lively, sophisticated insight into the artistic, managerial and social responsibilities necessary for those...

    Published December 21st 2009 by Routledge

  7. Flying Off Course IV

    Airline economics and marketing

    By Rigas Doganis

    The airline industry presents an enigma. High growth rates in recent decades have produced only marginal profitability. This book sets out to explain, in clear and simple terms, why this should be so. It provides a unique insight into the economics and marketing of international airlines. Flying...

    Published December 17th 2009 by Routledge

  8. The Legacy of Ireland's Economic Expansion

    Geographies of the Celtic Tiger

    Edited by Peadar Kirby, Padraig Carmody

    Ireland underwent a dramatic economic and social transformation from the 1990s onwards, earning it the title the "Celtic Tiger". Rapid economic growth was accompanied by substantial in-migration. However in the later 2000s Ireland is also experiencing a severe economic recession. This book examines...

    Published December 7th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Reigniting the Labor Movement

    Restoring means to ends in a democratic Labor Movement

    By Gerald Friedman

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    A century of union growth ended in the 1980s. Since then, declining union membership has undermined the Labor Movement’s achievements throughout the advanced capitalist world. As unions have lost membership, declining economic clout and political leverage has left them as weak props upholding wages...

    Published November 24th 2009 by Routledge