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New and Published Books

  1. International Librarianship

    Edited by Ravindra N. Sharma

    Series: Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

    The International Federation of Library Associations was founded as early as 1927, but in recent years serious academic and practical work on and around international librarianship has flourished as never before. Now, this new title from Routledge’s Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies...

    Published May 20th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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...

    Published May 19th 2015 by Routledge

  3. RDA Around the World

    Edited by Marie-France Plassard, Gordon Dunsire

    This book provides a snapshot of the implementation in various countries around the world of the international cataloging standard RDA: resource description and access. All stages of implementing a new standard are covered, from initial assessment and impact analysis through translation, staff...

    Published May 19th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Informatics, Networking and Intelligent Computing

    Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Informatics, Networking and Intelligent Computing (INIC 2014), 16-17 November 2014, Shenzhen, China

    Edited by Jiaxing Zhang

    This proceedings volume contains selected papers presented at the 2014 International Conference on Informatics, Networking and Intelligent Computing, held in Shenzhen, China. Contributions cover the latest developments and advances in the field of Informatics, Networking and Intelligent Computing....

    Published May 6th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Information Technology and Career Education

    Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Information Technology and Career Education (ICITCE 2014), Hong Kong, 9-10 October 2014

    Edited by Fun Shao, Wise Shu, Tracy Tian

    Information Technology and Career Education contains the contributions presented at the 2014 International Conference on Information Technology and Career Education (ICITCE 2014, Hong Kong, China, 9–10 October 2014). The book is divided into two main topics: information technology and vocational...

    Published May 6th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. New Technology (Routledge Revivals)

    International Perspective on Human Resources and Industrial Relations

    Edited by Greg J. Bamber, Russell D. Lansbury

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1989, this book presents a unique comparative perspective on the relationship between technological change and human resource management. Following a detailed introduction, chapters deal with a variety of issues, including managing change, industrial democracy and employee...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Information Technology and Applications

    Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Information technology and Applications (ITA 2014), Xian, China, 8-9 August 2014

    Edited by Xiaolong Li

    Information Technology (IT) is the application of computers and telecommunications equipment to store, retrieve, transmit and manipulate data, often in the context of a business or other enterprise. IT has become one of the most fundamental technologies in today’s social life, and there are many...

    Published April 7th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Media History and the Archive

    Edited by Craig Robertson

    By the time readers encounter academic history in the form of books and articles, all that tends to be left of an author’s direct experience with archives is pages of endnotes. Whether intentionally or not, archives have until recently been largely thought of as discrete collections of documents,...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Participatory archives in a world of ubiquitous media

    Edited by Natalie Pang, Kai Khiun Liew, Brenda Chang

    The media environment of today is characterised by two critical factors: the development and adoption of ubiquitous mobile devices, and the strengthening of connectivity enabled by advances in ICT infrastructure and social media platforms. These developments have changed interactions and...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Governance in the Information Era

    Theory and Practice of Policy Informatics

    Edited by Erik W. Johnston

    Policy informatics is addressing governance challenges and their consequences, which span the seeming inability of governments to solve complex problems and the disaffection of people from their governments. Policy informatics seeks approaches that enable our governance systems to address...

    Published March 4th 2015 by Routledge