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  1. What is Land For?

    The Food, Fuel and Climate Change Debate

    Edited by Michael Winter, Matt Lobley

    In recent decades agricultural commodity surpluses in the developed world have contributed to a mantra of 'land surplus' in which set-aside, extensification, alternative land uses and 'wilding' have been key terms in debates over land. Quite suddenly all this has changed as a consequence of rapidly...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Water Management, Food Security and Sustainable Agriculture in Developing Economies

    Edited by M. Dinesh Kumar, M.V.K. Sivamohan, Nitin Bassi

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    This book addresses strategies for food security and sustainable agriculture in developing economies. The book focuses primarily on India, a fast developing economy, whose natural resource base comprising land and water supporting agricultural production is not only under enormous stress, but also...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Reshaping Technical Communication

    New Directions and Challenges for the 21st Century

    Edited by Barbara Mirel, Rachel Spilka

    This anthology brings together voices from industry and academia in a call for elevating the status, identity, value, and influence of technical communicators. Editors Barbara Mirel and Rachel Spilka assert that technical communicators must depart from their traditional roles, moving instead in a...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Electronics and Instrumentation for Audiologists

    By Paul James Moser

    This volume is the first electronics and instrumentation for audiology text and provides information on the variety of applications of electronics and audiology that are often omitted from science and engineering books. The book explains the operation of various instruments used in...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. The Russian Theory of Activity

    Current Applications To Design and Learning

    By Gregory Bedny, David Meister

    The opening of the former Soviet Union to the West has provided an opportunity to describe Russian human factors/ergonomics and to compare American theories and methods with it. Although this book is principally dedicated to describing the theory of activity as it applies to issues of design and...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Expertise and Technology

    Cognition & Human-computer Cooperation

    Edited by Jean-Michel Hoc, Pietro C. Cacciabue

    Technological development has changed the nature of industrial production so that it is no longer a question of humans working with a machine, but rather that a joint human machine system is performing the task. This development, which started in the 1940s, has become even more pronounced with the...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Lean Design Management

    Edited by Stephen Emmitt

    Series: Architectural Engineering and Design Management

    The fields of design management and lean construction appear to be developing independently. This volume brings together authors from four continents to argue that lean thinking should be integral to design management in the fields of architecture, engineering and construction (AEC). The...

    Published April 27th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Technological Change and Network Effects in Growth Regimes

    Exploring the Microfoundations of Economic Growth

    By Torsten Heinrich

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    In this new volume it is argued that network effects are much more common than usually assumed, and that they have a profound impact on many aspects of economic systems, especially technological change and economic growth. The analysis and modelling of this interrelationship is the central focus of...

    Published March 4th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Science, Technology, and Social Change (Routledge Revivals)

    By Steven Yearley

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1988, this book provides students with a way to increase their understanding of the role of science and technology in society. Steven Yearley draws on and develops ideas from research in the sociology and politics of science to address, in particular: the nature of scientific...

    Published January 19th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Organizational Cognition

    Computation and Interpretation

    Edited by Theresa K. Lant, Zur Shapira

    Series: Series in Organization and Management

    Organizational Cognition is a collection of chapters written by scholars from around the world. The editors outline the history of two approaches to the study of cognition in organizations, the computational approach and the interpretive approach. The chapters represent some of the most...

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Psychology Press