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  • Cosmological Fine-Tuning Arguments: What (if Anything) Should We Infer from the Fine-Tuning of Our Universe for Life? book cover

    Cosmological Fine-Tuning Arguments

    What (if Anything) Should We Infer from the Fine-Tuning of Our Universe for Life?, 1st Edition

    By Jason Waller

    If the physical constants, initial conditions, or laws of nature in our universe had been even slightly different, then the evolution of life would have been impossible. This observation has led many philosophers and scientists to ask the natural next question: why is our universe so "fine-tuned"…

    eBook – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Philosophy of Religion

  • Revising and Editing for Translators book cover

    Revising and Editing for Translators

    4th Edition

    By Brian Mossop

    Revising and Editing for Translators provides guidance and learning materials for translation students and professional translators learning to revise the work of others or edit original writing, and those wishing to improve their self-revision ability. Revising and editing are seen as reading…

    eBook – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Translation Practices Explained

  • Reconstructing Agency in Developmental and Educational Psychology: Inclusive Systems as Concentric Space book cover

    Reconstructing Agency in Developmental and Educational Psychology

    Inclusive Systems as Concentric Space, 1st Edition

    By Paul Downes

    This book reconstructs the foundations of developmental and educational psychology and fills an important gap in the field by arguing for a specific spatial turn so that human growth, experience and development focus not only on time but space. This regards space not simply as place. Highlighting…

    eBook – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Psychology

  • Perspectives on Social Psychology: A Psychology of Human Being book cover

    Perspectives on Social Psychology

    A Psychology of Human Being, 1st Edition

    By Wendy Stainton Rogers

    This groundbreaking new textbook takes a different perspective on social psychology, focused on the social and cultural worlds we inhabit, and encompassing a wide range of core social psychology topics – from the self to relationships, gender to health, racism to mental distress. Taking a critical…

    eBook – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • Arctic Shipping: Climate Change, Commercial Traffic and Port Development book cover

    Arctic Shipping

    Climate Change, Commercial Traffic and Port Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frédéric Lasserre, Olivier Faury

    This book considers both the present state of Arctic shipping and possible future trends with reference to the various sectors of maritime transportation: cruise tourism, container traffic and bulk shipping. Ports are analysed as tools that support the strategies of coastal states to foster the…

    eBook – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Transport Analysis

  • Waterbirth Stories: Midwifery Reflections book cover

    Waterbirth Stories

    Midwifery Reflections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Paz Miranda, Sian Marie Barnard

    Drawing on years of midwifery experience of waterbirth, this collection of stories, based on real-life events, illuminates a rewarding way of birth and emphasises the theoretical knowledge, skills, understanding, and resilience needed to practice well. Waterbirth Stories includes chapters on the…

    eBook – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • Strategic Security Management: A Risk Assessment Guide for Decision Makers, Second Edition book cover

    Strategic Security Management

    A Risk Assessment Guide for Decision Makers, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Karim Vellani

    Strategic Security Management, Second Edition provides security leadership and decision-makers with a fresh perspective on threat, vulnerability, and risk assessment. The book offers a framework to look at applying security analysis and theory into practice for effective security program,…

    eBook – 2019-09-05
    CRC Press

  • Corruption in Latin America book cover

    Corruption in Latin America

    1st Edition

    By David Arellano-Gault

    In Corruption in Latin America the reader is presented with an alternative starting point for understanding corruption in this key region. The author asserts that corruption is a stable and rational social and organizational mechanism. Seen through this lens, we can begin to understand why it…

    eBook – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • American Chinese Restaurants: Society, Culture and Consumption book cover

    American Chinese Restaurants

    Society, Culture and Consumption, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jenny Banh, Haiming Liu

    With case studies from the USA, Canada, Chile, and other countries in Latin America, American Chinese Restaurants examines the lived experiences of what it is like to work in a Chinese restaurant. The book provides ethnographic insights on small family businesses, struggling immigrant parents, and…

    eBook – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • Informal Learning and Literacy among Maasai Women: Education, Emancipation and Empowerment book cover

    Informal Learning and Literacy among Maasai Women

    Education, Emancipation and Empowerment, 1st Edition

    By Taeko Takayanagi

    Informal Learning and Literacy among Maasai Women highlights the importance and role of informal education in the emancipation and development of Maasai village women in Kenya. At present, knowledge and research on the impact of informal learning and literacy on community development is limited,…

    eBook – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • The Interfaith Movement: Mobilising Religious Diversity in the 21st Century book cover

    The Interfaith Movement

    Mobilising Religious Diversity in the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Fahy, Jan-Jonathan Bock

    Although its beginnings can be traced back to the late 19th century, the interfaith movement has only recently begun to attract mainstream attention, with governments, religious leaders and grassroots activists around the world increasingly turning to interfaith dialogue and collective action to…

    eBook – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Social Movements in the 21st Century: New Paradigms

  • Improving Competitiveness through Human Resource Development in China: The Role of Vocational Education book cover

    Improving Competitiveness through Human Resource Development in China

    The Role of Vocational Education, 1st Edition

    By Min Min, Ying Zhu

    This book looks at the development of vocational education and training in China and how it is crucial to human resource development and improving competitiveness. It briefly outlines the contextual issues related to vocational education and training in China, the importance of vocational…

    eBook – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

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