• Ceramic Fibers and their Applications book cover

    Ceramic Fibers and their Applications

    1st Edition

    Edited by Toshihiro Ishikawa

    To date, many types of polymer-derived ceramic fibers have been developed all over the world. Of these, SiC fibers synthesized from polycarbosilane and its derivatives have achieved the highest heat-resistance along with their excellent mechanical properties. Using these type of SiC fibers for the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Jenny Stanford Publishing

  • Care Communication: Making a home in a Japanese eldercare facility book cover

    Care Communication

    Making a home in a Japanese eldercare facility, 1st Edition

    By Peter Backhaus

    This book studies communication in institutional eldercare. It is based on audio-recorded interactions between residents and staff in a Japanese care facility. The focus is on the morning care routines, which include getting the residents out of bed and ready for the day. Combining quantitative and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Law, Religion and Love: Seeking Ecumenical Justice for the Other book cover

    Law, Religion and Love

    Seeking Ecumenical Justice for the Other, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Babie, Vanja-Ivan Savić

    Increasingly, the modern neo-liberal world marginalises any notion of religion or spirituality, leaving little or no room for the sacred in the public sphere. While this process advances, the conservative and harmful behaviours associated with some religions and their adherents exacerbate this…

    Paperback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Handbook of East Asian Entrepreneurship book cover

    Handbook of East Asian Entrepreneurship

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tony Fu-Lai Yu, Ho-Don Yan

    With the shift of the global economic gravity toward emerging economies and the roaring economic growth of the past three decades in China, East Asian catching-up growth strategies have profound implications for latecomer economies. While there are many handbooks on entrepreneurship in general,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Substance Misuse and Young People: Critical Issues book cover

    Substance Misuse and Young People

    Critical Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ilana Crome, Richard Williams

    Substance Misuse and Young People: Critical Issues is a comprehensive source of information on young people’s requirements for assessment, treatment and other interventions because of their misuse of substances. It highlights approaches that enhance understanding of the routes that lead young…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    CRC Press

  • Bioclimatic Double-Skin Facades book cover

    Bioclimatic Double-Skin Facades

    1st Edition

    By Mary Ben Bonham

    Visually enriched with over 250 photographs and drawings, Bioclimatic Double-Skin Façades is an essential reference guide for understanding the types and functions of double-skin facades. Author Mary Ben Bonham examines the history and continuing potential of double-skin architecture, informing on…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge

  • Whole Life Costing for Sustainable Building book cover

    Whole Life Costing for Sustainable Building

    1st Edition

    By Mariana Trusson

    Whole life costing is now integral to building procurement, both for new buildings and major refurbishments. It is key when assessing investment scenarios for estates as well as individual buildings, and has become a tool for justifying higher capital cost items. Standard whole life costing methods…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge

  • Researching Language, Gender and Sexuality: A Student Guide book cover

    Researching Language, Gender and Sexuality

    A Student Guide, 1st Edition

    By Helen Sauntson

    Researching Language, Gender and Sexuality leads students through the process of undertaking research in order to explore how gender and sexuality are represented and constructed through language. Drawing on international research, Sauntson incorporates a fluid understanding of genders and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Giftedness: A guide for parents and educators book cover

    Understanding Giftedness

    A guide for parents and educators, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Assunta Zanetti, Gianluca Gualdi, Michael Cascianelli

    This concise, accessible guide explores the different models behind the concept of giftedness, examining the criteria for evaluating and identifying gifted children, in order to provide a deeper understanding of the lives of children and young people with high cognitive potential. It offers…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge
    Understanding Atypical Development

  • Mindful Ethnography: Mind, Heart and Activity for Transformative Social Research book cover

    Mindful Ethnography

    Mind, Heart and Activity for Transformative Social Research, 1st Edition

    By Marjorie Faulstich Orellana

    Conjoining ethnography with mindfulness, this book aims to support the best aspects of ethnography by enhancing the capacity to listen more deeply, see more expansively, keep a check on our biases, and connect more compassionately with others. Ethnography, with all its limitations, has as its…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge

  • Vaginal Pessaries book cover

    Vaginal Pessaries

    1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa Tam, Matthew F. Davies

    With mesh surgery for prolapse sometimes proving problematic, there has been a resurgence of professional medical interest in more traditional methods for the management of prolapse and of stress urinary incontinence. This concise guide to the practical aspects of pessary use will be of interest to…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    CRC Press

  • Postnational Memory: Peace, War: Making Pasts Beyond Borders book cover

    Postnational Memory

    Peace, War: Making Pasts Beyond Borders, 1st Edition

    By Nigel Young

    This book examines the phenomenon of modern memory as a reaction to total war, an aspiration to truth-seeking provoked by the independent forces of modern war and collective violence which is transnational, or postnational, in character. Using examples from prose and poetry, film and theatre,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge
    Memory Studies: Global Constellations

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