• Documentary, Performance and Risk book cover

    Documentary, Performance and Risk

    1st Edition

    By James Lyons

    Documentary, Performance and Risk explores how some of the most significant recent American feature documentaries use performance to dramatically animate major categories of risk. The fact that these documentaries do rely on such performance is revealing both in terms of trends in American…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge

  • Squatters in the Capitalist City: Housing, Justice, and Urban Politics book cover

    Squatters in the Capitalist City

    Housing, Justice, and Urban Politics, 1st Edition

    By Miguel Martinez

    To date, there has been no comprehensive analysis of the disperse research on the squatters’ movement in Europe. In Squatters in the Capitalist City, Miguel A. Martínez presents a critical review of the current research on squatting and of the historical development of the movements in European…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge
    Housing and Society Series

  • The Iberian World: 1450–1820 book cover

    The Iberian World

    1450–1820, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fernando Bouza, Pedro Cardim, Antonio Feros

    The Iberian World: 1450–1820 brings together, for the first time in English, the latest research in Iberian studies, providing in-depth analysis of fifteenth to early nineteenth century Portugal and Spain, their European possessions and the African, Asian, and American peoples that were under their…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Worlds

  • Models and Modelling in the Sciences: A Philosophical Introduction book cover

    Models and Modelling in the Sciences

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen M. Downes

    Models now drive much of the research in climate science, economics, molecular biology, and several other fields in the natural and social sciences. Yet how models work as tools of forecasting, representation, and explanation remains unclear, inviting closer philosophical analysis. In this book,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Hate Speech Laws book cover

    The Politics of Hate Speech Laws

    1st Edition

    By Alexander Brown, Adriana Sinclair

    This book examines the complex relationship between politics and hate speech laws, domestic and international. How do political contexts shape understandings of what hate speech is and how to deal with it? Why do particular states enact hate speech laws and then apply, extend or reform them in the…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge

  • Design and Optimization of Thermal Systems, Third Edition book cover

    Design and Optimization of Thermal Systems, Third Edition

    3rd Edition

    By Yogesh Jaluria

    Providing systematic approaches to thermal systems design, Design and Optimization of Thermal Systems, Third Edition, delivers the guidance needed to solve design problems. It presents concepts and procedures for conceptual design, formulation, modeling, simulation, feasible design, and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 
    CRC Press
    Mechanical Engineering

  • Microbial Biofilms in Bioremediation and Wastewater Treatment book cover

    Microbial Biofilms in Bioremediation and Wastewater Treatment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Y. V. Nancharaiah, Vayalam P. Venugopalan

    Biofilms represent the natural living style of microbial communities and plays a pivotal role in biogeochemical cycles and natural attenuation. Biofilms can be engineered for biodegradation and biotransformation of organic and inorganic contaminants, for both in situ bioremediation and ex situ…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 
    CRC Press

  • Corrosion Preventive Materials and Corrosion Testing book cover

    Corrosion Preventive Materials and Corrosion Testing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sundeep Kuman Dhawan, Brij M. S. Bisht, Hema Bhandari, Gazala Ruhi

    This book is a condensed summary of conjugated polymer-based corrosion resistant composite systems. It includes introduction of corrosion, their classification and measurement, theory of conjugated polymers and their composites, synthesis/designing of polymer composites, investigation and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 
    CRC Press

  • Pavement Drainage: Theory and Practice book cover

    Pavement Drainage: Theory and Practice

    1st Edition

    By G L Sivakumar Babu, Prithvi S. Kandhal, Nivedya Mandankara Kottayi, Rajib Basu Mallick, Amirthalingam Veeraragavan

    SUMMARY This book provides complete coverage of surface and subsurface drainage of all types of pavements for highways, urban roads, parking lots, airports, and container terminals. It provides up-to-date information on the principles and technologies for designing and building drainage systems and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 
    CRC Press

  • Neanderthals in the Classroom book cover

    Neanderthals in the Classroom

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Marie Watts

    This book discusses evolution as the intersection where religious beliefs meet science. This unique interplay has led to an active anti-evolution movement in the US, which causes widespread confusion among the general American public and acts as a seed for students' misconceptions about the theory…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 
    CRC Press

  • Kissinger, Angola and US-African Foreign Policy: The Unintentional Realist book cover

    Kissinger, Angola and US-African Foreign Policy

    The Unintentional Realist, 1st Edition

    By Steven O'Sullivan

    Analysing US foreign policy towards Angola during the Ford administration, this book provides an intriguing insight into one of the most avoidable and unfortunate episodes in Cold War history and explores the impact on Henry Kissinger’s much vaunted reputation for being guided by realist principles…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in US Foreign Policy

  • Using R for Item Response Theory Model Applications book cover

    Using R for Item Response Theory Model Applications

    1st Edition

    By Insu Paek, Ki Cole

    Item response theory (IRT) is widely used in education and psychology and is expanding its applications to other social science areas, medical research, and business as well. Using R for Item Response Theory Model Applications is a practical guide for students, instructors, practitioners and…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge

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