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New and Published Books

  1. Managing Sustainability in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry

    Paradigms and Directions for the Future

    Edited by Vinnie Jauhari

    Series: Advances in Hospitality and Tourism

    This new book focuses on the important concern of sustainability in tourism and hospitality industry. As the world’s natural resource base is limited, the world is looking for solutions in the domains of energy, water, alternate building materials, resource redeployment, and sustainable livelihoods...

    Published April 14th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  2. Food Safety

    Researching the Hazard in Hazardous Foods

    Edited by Barbara Almanza, Richard Ghiselli, Mahmood A. Khan

    Series: Advances in Hospitality and Tourism

    The book provides a thorough review of current food safety and sanitation information with practical applications of current research findings included. The book surveys and examines the prevailing research and applications and reviews specific operational issues such as power or water emergencies....

    Published March 31st 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  3. Sustainability, Social Responsibility and Innovations in the Hospitality Industry

    By H. G. Parsa, Vijaya (Vi) Narapareddy

    A reference on sustainability, social responsibility, and green practices in hospitality and tourism, this book presents innovative research methods in sustainability, state-of-the-art research by leading internationally recognized scholars on this topic, providing an excellent source of...

    Published March 29th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  4. Agribusiness Supply Chain Management

    By N. Chandrasekaran, G. Raghuram

    The agribusiness supply chain includes a number of processes such as supply management, production management, and demand management to customers through a competitive distribution channel. Each step of the way can be plagued with issues such as diversity of production and demand, bulkiness of...

    Published March 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Lighting & Controls

    Transitioning to the Future

    By Stan Walerczyk, CLEP, HCLP, LC

    This book helps you make good lighting decisions and will be a very useful hands-on tool for anyone involved with engineering, maintenance, purchasing, specification, retrofits, remodels, and new construction for interior or exterior lighting applications. It gives very practical ways to maintain...

    Published March 20th 2014 by Fairmont Press

  6. Creating a Strategic Energy Reduction Plan

    By Scott Offermann, CEM, CFM, MBIFM

    This book outlines a simple and easy-to-follow process for auditing building operation to identify and reduce energy consumption. It explains the operational and cost-based opportunities, assessing the current conditions, analyzing the opportunities, and reporting the findings and documenting the...

    Published March 5th 2014 by Fairmont Press

  7. Infrastructure Planning and Finance

    A Smart and Sustainable Guide

    By Vicki Elmer, Adam Leigland

    Infrastructure Planning and Finance is a non-technical guide to the engineering, planning, and financing of major infrastucture projects in the United States, providing both step-by-step guidance, and a broad overview of the technical, political, and economic challenges of creating lasting...

    Published December 9th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Skins, Envelopes, and Enclosures

    Concepts for Designing Building Exteriors

    By Mayine L. Yu

    Integrate the best building envelope construction methods, materials science, and structural principles in your work using this book as a resource to help you… With more than seventy significant case studies located in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia from prehistory to the present,...

    Published November 17th 2013 by Routledge

  9. High-Performance Buildings

    A Guide for Owners & Managers

    By Anthony Robinson, MS

    This book provides a blueprint for action for readers making decisions about how to improve the energy efficiency and performance of new or existing buildings. Suitable for both seasoned veterans and new managers, it takes an objective and orderly approach to what is often a complex, costly, and...

    Published November 14th 2013 by Fairmont Press

  10. The Healthy Indoor Environment

    How to assess occupants' wellbeing in buildings

    By Philomena M. Bluyssen

    Despite policy directives, standards and guidelines, indoor environmental quality is still poor in many cases. The Healthy Indoor Environment aims to help architects, building engineers and anyone concerned with the wellbeing of building occupants to better understand the effects of spending time...

    Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge