• Complex Systems Dynamics (volume Ii) book cover

    Complex Systems Dynamics (volume Ii)

    1st Edition

    By Gerard Weisbuch

    This book provides an accessible introduction to complex systems viewed as networks of automata, using primarily examples drawn from the physics of disordered systems, neural networks, and the origins of life. It is helpful for readers with a university education in science or engineering.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    CRC Press

  • America And Europe In An Era Of Change book cover

    America And Europe In An Era Of Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Helga Haftendorn

    What will the new world order look like-a tripole, a layer cake, a concert hall? Will Europe and the United States continue in their tradition of interdependence and admiration or emerge as economic rivals, political strangers, and cultural antipodes as the rest of the world-notably Japan-moves…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    Routledge

  • Deathright: Culture, Medicine, Politics And The Right To Die book cover

    Deathright

    Culture, Medicine, Politics And The Right To Die, 1st Edition

    By James M. Hoefler

    Right-to-die issues are no longer confined to the back corridors of hospitals or the front pages of newspapers that trumpet news of Dr. Kevorkian's latest assisted suicide. A perverse combination of high-tech medicine, consumerism, demographic trends, and economic realities is forcing increasing…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    Routledge

  • From Vision To Reality: Implementing Europe's New Security Order book cover

    From Vision To Reality

    Implementing Europe's New Security Order, 1st Edition

    Edited by Trine Flockhart

    From Vision to Reality takes the reader past the fixation with political decision-making by focusing on the process of implementation that follows important policy decisions. The book identifies the intentions behind a collection of key policy decisions for establishing Europe's new security order…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    Routledge

  • Am I A Murderer?: Testament Of A Jewish Ghetto Policeman book cover

    Am I A Murderer?

    Testament Of A Jewish Ghetto Policeman, 1st Edition

    By Calel Perechodnik

    This book presents the chronicles of the life of a young Polish Jew, Calel Perechodnik, under the Nazis, including the tragedy of his decision to become a ghetto policeman in a small town near Warsaw in the vain hope of protecting himself and his family from the Nazis.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    Routledge

  • Bridges To The Future: Prospects For Peace And Security In Southern Africa book cover

    Bridges To The Future

    Prospects For Peace And Security In Southern Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hans-Joachim Spanger

    With the ending of white minority rule in South Africa, the democratic elections in Mozambique and the renewed efforts at a negotiated settlement of civil war in Angola, Southern Africa has entered a new era. Much more is required, however, to ensure lasting peace and security. The states on the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    Routledge

  • Human Impact On The Environment: Ancient Roots, Current Challenges book cover

    Human Impact On The Environment

    Ancient Roots, Current Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Judith E. Jacobsen

    This book explores the way in which human culture and technology have altered the environment through time. The contributors, drawn from a wide variety of disciplines, including anthropology, biology, history, physics and atmospheric science, explore the relationship between humans and the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    Routledge

  • Development Postponed: The Political Economy Of Central America In The 1980s book cover

    Development Postponed

    The Political Economy Of Central America In The 1980s, 1st Edition

    By Richard E. Feinberg

    The collapse of political institutions and the failure of economic development models in Central America have turned the region into an ideological battleground. Central Americans are now debating— and fighting over—different conceptions of how to constitute society, the best way to organize…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    Routledge

  • Nato's Eastern Dilemmas book cover

    Nato's Eastern Dilemmas

    1st Edition

    Edited by David G. Haglund

    The contributors to this book set out to show that NATO's post-Cold War troubles are largely self-generated and almost exclusively "eastern". They focus in particular on the issue of what to do with the former Yugoslavia.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    Routledge

  • Facing Limits: Ethics And Health Care For The Elderly book cover

    Facing Limits

    Ethics And Health Care For The Elderly, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gerald R. Winslow

    Advances in medical technology and the rapidly increasing population of older Americans are causing people to question the ethical limits of life-extending interventions. How do we weigh issues involving equity, efficiency, autonomy, natural life span, and responsibility for the financial burdens…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    Routledge

  • Chiang Kai-shek's Secret Past: The Memoir Of His Second Wife, Ch'en Chieh-ju book cover

    Chiang Kai-shek's Secret Past

    The Memoir Of His Second Wife, Ch'en Chieh-ju, 1st Edition

    By Ch'en Chieh-ju

    This engrossing memoir tells the fascinating story of one of China's great leaders during the Nationalist revolution of the 1920s and of the woman who paid a staggering price so that he could attain his ambition. The tale begins in 1919 when the thirty-two-year-old Chiang Kai-shek met the naïve…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    Routledge

  • Christianity And Democracy In Global Context book cover

    Christianity And Democracy In Global Context

    1st Edition

    By John Witte

    In the past, Christianity has had both positive and negative influences on democracy. Christian churches have served as benevolent agents of welfare and catalysts of political reform. But they have also served as belligerent allies of repression and censors of human rights. Christian theology has…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03
    Routledge

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