Taylor & Francis India: Social Sciences

  • Medicine and Evolution: Current Applications, Future Prospects book cover

    Medicine and Evolution

    Current Applications, Future Prospects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Elton, Paul O'Higgins

    Can an evolutionary perspective be integrated in day-to-day practice and is it of value in medical education and training? If so, when and how? Highlighting exciting areas of research into the evolutionary basis of health and disease, Medicine and Evolution: Current Applications and Future…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press

  • Knowledge Discovery for Counterterrorism and Law Enforcement book cover

    Knowledge Discovery for Counterterrorism and Law Enforcement

    1st Edition

    By David Skillicorn

    Most of the research aimed at counterterrorism, fraud detection, or other forensic applications assumes that this is a specialized application domain for mainstream knowledge discovery. Unfortunately, knowledge discovery changes completely when the datasets being used have been manipulated in order…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27 
    CRC Press
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery Series

  • Big Data: A Beginner's Introduction book cover

    Big Data

    A Beginner's Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Saswat Sarangi, Pankaj Sharma

    Big Data is everywhere. It shapes our lives in more ways than we know and understand. This comprehensive introduction unravels the complex terabytes that will continue to shape our lives in ways imagined and unimagined. Drawing on case studies like Amazon, Facebook, the FIFA World Cup and the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26 
    Routledge India

  • Traditional and Indigenous Knowledge for the Modern Era: A Natural and Applied Science Perspective book cover

    Traditional and Indigenous Knowledge for the Modern Era

    A Natural and Applied Science Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by David R. Katerere, Wendy Applequist, Oluwaseyi M. Aboyade, Chamunorwa Togo

    While there is talk of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, old and new challenges bedevil the world – climate change, nutrition, and health poverty being at the top of the list. In seeking solutions to these and other problems which afflict the modern era, it is worthwhile to look into our collective…

    Hardback – 2019-09-25 
    CRC Press

  • The Gambling Establishment: Challenging the Power of the Modern Gambling Industry and its Allies book cover

    The Gambling Establishment

    Challenging the Power of the Modern Gambling Industry and its Allies, 1st Edition

    By Jim Orford

    There are now signs that, after decades of phenomenal growth, the era of unrestrained gambling liberalisation may be coming to an end. However, the power of the Gambling Establishment is formidable, and it will certainly fight back. Drawing on research and policy examples from around the world…

    Paperback – 2019-09-25 
    Routledge

  • Sporting Capital: Transforming Sports Development Policy and Practice book cover

    Sporting Capital

    Transforming Sports Development Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas F. Rowe

    In a world of competing public policy priorities, economic challenges and political uncertainty, sports development organisations and initiatives need to adapt to survive. This book makes the case for 'Sporting Capital' as a new conceptual model of sports participation with the potential to…

    Paperback – 2019-09-25 
    Routledge

  • Anthropology of Nursing: Exploring Cultural Concepts in Practice book cover

    Anthropology of Nursing

    Exploring Cultural Concepts in Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen Holland

    This book aims to introduce nurses and other healthcare professionals to how anthropology can help them understand nursing as a profession and as a culture. Drawing on key anthropological concepts, the book facilitates the understanding and critical consideration of nursing practice, as seen…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24 
    Routledge

  • Trends in Corrections: Interviews with Corrections Leaders Around the World, Volume Three book cover

    Trends in Corrections

    Interviews with Corrections Leaders Around the World, Volume Three, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dilip K. Das, Philip Birch

    With a fresh set of interviews exploring cross-cultural differences and similarities, Volume Three of this book includes lessons from practitioners in a diverse array of countries including Honduras, Japan, Lithuania, the Philippines, Thailand, the Slovak Republic, South Africa, and the United…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24 
    Routledge
    Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons

  • Sport, Politics and the Charity Industry: Running for Water book cover

    Sport, Politics and the Charity Industry

    Running for Water, 1st Edition

    By Kyle Bunds

    Sport is commonly used by charities and philanthropic organisations as a way of acquiring donors and fundraisers. In this ground-breaking study, Kyle Bunds examines the nexus of sport, politics and the charity industry through an investigation of water development agencies that raise funds in the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24 
    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…

    Paperback – 2019-09-23 
    Routledge

  • Indigenous Courts, Self-Determination and Criminal Justice book cover

    Indigenous Courts, Self-Determination and Criminal Justice

    1st Edition

    By Valmaine Toki

    In New Zealand, as well as in Australia, Canada and other comparable jurisdictions, Indigenous peoples comprise a significantly disproportionate percentage of the prison population. For example, Maori, who comprise 15% of New Zealand’s population, make up 50% of its prisoners. For Maori women, the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-20
    Routledge
    Indigenous Peoples and the Law

  • International Safeguards for Children in Sport: Developing and Embedding a Safeguarding Culture book cover

    International Safeguards for Children in Sport

    Developing and Embedding a Safeguarding Culture, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Rhind, Frank Owusu-Sekyere

    Safeguarding should be a central concern for any sports organisation working with children or young people. This significant new study examines the development, implementation and impact of the International Safeguards for Children in Sport; a set of guidelines drawn up by a working group of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-20
    Routledge

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