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  1. Hotel Law

    Hotel Law, Transactions, Management and Franchising presents a practical guide to the issues that face lawyers and industry leaders working in the hospitality field. It aims to develop the reader’s understanding of the acquisition process and the complex relationships in management and franchise deals that dominate the hotel industry. Read more...

  2. Q&A with David Chappell, Author of Construction Contracts: Questions and Answers, 3rd Edition

    David Chappell, author of Construction Contracts: Questions and Answers, 3rd Edition, discusses what's new in his recently published edition and the experiences that led him to write the book.

  3. Interview with Caroline O’Donnell, Author of “Niche Tactics”

    Caroline O'Donnell, author of Niche Tactics, discusses her new book and what she hopes readers will take away from it.

  4. The Arts and Community Development and the Challenge of Equitable Social Change

    Max Stephenson Jr. and Scott Tate, editors of Arts and Community Change: Exploring Cultural Development Policies, Practices and Dilemmas, discuss the themes of their new book in light of recent civil unrest throughout the US.

  5. The American Dream?

    Roger Staiger, author of Foundations of Real Estate Financial Modelling, questions whether the ability to live as a Walmart greeter and sustain a desired lifestyle can be a possible success.

  6. Conflict, Consensus and Collaboration

    Jeff Bishop, author of The Craft of Collaborative Planning, discusses the common shortfalls of land use planning and how his recently published book raises a solution.

  7. Interview with Eric Bruun, Author of “Better Public Transit Systems”

    Eric Bruun, author of Better Public Transit Systems, answers a few questions about his book and makes suggestions on transit systems analysis.

  8. Q&A with David Rockwood, Author of ‘Bamboo Gridshells’

    David Rockwood, author of Bamboo Gridshells, discusses his new book and it's relevance to ecologically sound building materials.

  9. Interview with Christopher Day, Author of “Places of the Soul”

    Christopher Day, author of Places of the Soul, discusses architecture's role in the debate between the human spirit and nature versus nurture.

  10. Battery Technology for Electric Vehicles

    Public science and private innovation
    By Albert N. Link, Alan C. O'Connor, and Troy J. Scott

    Electric drive vehicles (EDVs) are seen on American roads in increasing numbers. Related to this market trend and critical for it to increase are improvements in battery technology. Battery Technology for Electric Vehicles examines in detail at the research support from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for the development of nickel-metal-hydride (NiMH) and lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries used in EDVs. Read more

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