• The Louvre and Versailles: The Evolution of the Proto-typical Palace in the Age of Absolutism book cover

    The Louvre and Versailles

    The Evolution of the Proto-typical Palace in the Age of Absolutism, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Tadgell

    This book traces the evolution of the great palaces of the Louvre and Versailles, from the medieval background to Pierre Lescot’s designs for expanding the former in the mid-16th century and to the successive grands projets for the transformation of the latter over the course of the 18th…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Architectural Colossi and the Human Body: Buildings and Metaphors book cover

    Architectural Colossi and the Human Body

    Buildings and Metaphors, 1st Edition

    By Charalampos Politakis

    The human body has been used as both a model and metaphor in architecture since antiquity. This book explores how it has been an inspiration for the exterior form of architectural colossi through the years. It considers the body as a source of architectural and artistic representation and in doing…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Colloidal Synthesis of Plasmonic Nanometals book cover

    Colloidal Synthesis of Plasmonic Nanometals

    1st Edition

    Edited by Luis Liz-Marzán

    Noble metal nanoparticles have acquired an enormous scientific and technological interest due to their unique optical properties, which are related to surface plasmon resonances. This peculiar interaction of light with nanometals can be widely tuned through the morphology and the assembly of the…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Jenny Stanford Publishing

  • Small Bite, Big Threat: Deadly Infections of the Aedes Aegypti book cover

    Small Bite, Big Threat

    Deadly Infections of the Aedes Aegypti, 1st Edition

    By Jagriti Narang, Manika Khanuja

    Mosquitoes are significant vectors that transmit various pathogens to humans and other mammals. Mosquitoes seem to be omnipresent and easily breed in climates favourable to them. Life cycle of the Aedes species of mosquitoes is similar to others of its genera. This book focuses on Aedes mosquitoes…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Jenny Stanford Publishing

  • Microfluidics and BioMEMS: Devices and Applications book cover

    Microfluidics and BioMEMS

    Devices and Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tuhin Subhra Santra

    This book compiles cutting-edge research on cell manipulation, separation, and analysis using microfluidics and bio-MEMS. It illustrates the use of micro-robots for biomedical applications, vascularized microfluidic organs-on-a-chip and their applications, as well as DNA gene microarray biochips…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Jenny Stanford Publishing

  • Promoting Property: Insight, Experience and Best Practice book cover

    Promoting Property

    Insight, Experience and Best Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Penny Norton, Liz Male

    This book explores the wide-ranging elements of property PR in the UK, with a strong emphasis on communications theory, strategy and technique. The editors begin with an introduction to the property cycle and the role of property PR within it; consideration of the changes and challenges facing the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge

  • A for Adoption: An Exploration of the Adoption Experience for Families and Professionals book cover

    A for Adoption

    An Exploration of the Adoption Experience for Families and Professionals, 1st Edition

    By Alison Roy

    The experience of adoption—both adopting and being adopted—can stir up deep emotional pain, often related to loss and early trauma. A for Adoption provides insight and support to those families and individuals facing these complex processes and challenges. Drawing on both a psychoanalytic,…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Tavistock Clinic Series

  • Love Under the Skin: Interracial Marriages in the American South and France book cover

    Love Under the Skin

    Interracial Marriages in the American South and France, 1st Edition

    By Cécile Coquet-Mokoko

    The rising visibility of interracial couples calls for increased attention to the overlapping of culture and race, in safe spaces centered on small-group dynamics, or in public spaces where peoples of African descent are under the public gaze. This comparative study seeks to de-center the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    New Critical Viewpoints on Society

  • Molecular Dynamics of Nanostructures and Nanoionics book cover

    Molecular Dynamics of Nanostructures and Nanoionics

    1st Edition

    By Junko Habasaki

    Nanostructured materials with multiple components and complex structures are the current focus of research and are expected to develop further for material designs in many applications in electrochemical, colloidal, medical, pharmaceutical, and several other fields. This book discusses complex…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Jenny Stanford Publishing

  • French Perspectives in African Studies: A Collection of Translated Essays book cover

    French Perspectives in African Studies

    A Collection of Translated Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pierre Alexandre

    Originally published in 1973, this volume presents some of the main approaches that were developed by French Africanists during the 1940s, 50s and 60s. The book covers social structure, kinship systems, economic change, ethnography, language, history and archaeology in West Africa.…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    African Ethnographic Studies of the 20th Century

  • Modern Migrations in Western Africa book cover

    Modern Migrations in Western Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Samir Amin

    Originally published in 1974, this volume deals with studies of migration from census and other data, variations in scale, distance and duration of various types of migration, social relations of migrant populations with their home areas and their host communities, and expectations and valuation of…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    African Ethnographic Studies of the 20th Century

  • The Basuto: A Social Study of Traditional and Modern Lesotho book cover

    The Basuto

    A Social Study of Traditional and Modern Lesotho, 1st Edition

    By Hugh Ashton

    Originally published in 1952 and as a second edition in 1967 this volume provides a systematic and comprehensive account of the Basuto people and their changing culture, and reviews the developments and changes leading up to 1966 when Basutoland achieved independence as Lesotho. It describes…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    African Ethnographic Studies of the 20th Century

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