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  • RDA Around the World book cover

    RDA Around the World

    Edited by Marie-France Plassard, Gordon Dunsire

    This book provides a snapshot of the implementation in various countries around the world of the international cataloging standard RDA: resource description and access. All stages of implementing a new standard are covered, from initial assessment and impact analysis through translation, staff…

    Paperback – 2017-08-20 
    Routledge

  • Participatory archives in a world of ubiquitous media book cover

    Participatory archives in a world of ubiquitous media

    Edited by Natalie Pang, Kai Khiun Liew, Brenda Chang

    The media environment of today is characterised by two critical factors: the development and adoption of ubiquitous mobile devices, and the strengthening of connectivity enabled by advances in ICT infrastructure and social media platforms. These developments have changed interactions and…

    Paperback – 2017-07-13 
    Routledge

  • Compan Cont Music Thought 2vol book cover

    Compan Cont Music Thought 2vol

    By John Paynter

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Perspectives in Medical Geography: Theory and Applications for Librarians book cover

    Perspectives in Medical Geography

    Theory and Applications for Librarians

    Edited by Amy J. Blatt

    Medical geography is a fascinating area of rapidly evolving study that aims to analyse and improve worldwide health issues based on the geographical factors which have an impact on them. Perspectives in Medical Geography will appeal to both novice and seasoned researchers looking to be informed on…

    Paperback – 2017-06-18 
    Routledge

  • Consumer Protection and Online Auction Platforms: Towards a Safer Legal Framework book cover

    Consumer Protection and Online Auction Platforms

    Towards a Safer Legal Framework

    By Christine Riefa

    Online auctions have undergone many transformations and continue to attract millions of customers worldwide. However these popular platforms remain understudied by legal scholars and misunderstood by legislators. This book explores the legal classification of online auction sites across a range of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-06 
    Routledge

  • Money's Fiscal Dictionary book cover

    Money's Fiscal Dictionary

    By L.G. Chiozza Money

    Money’s Fiscal Dictionary details information about fiscal terms in encyclopaedic format in relation to British industry in 1910 when originally published. This text originally began as a column in The Morning Leader but was expanded upon to present this information in a more accessible and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Companion Encyclopedia of the History and Philosophy of the Mathematical Sciences book cover

    Companion Encyclopedia of the History and Philosophy of the Mathematical Sciences

    Edited by Ivor Grattan-Guinness

    * Examines the history and philosophy of the mathematical sciences in a cultural context, tracing their evolution from ancient times up to the twentieth century * 176 articles contributed by authors of 18 nationalities* Chronological table of main events in the development of mathematics* Fully…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Companion Encyclopedias

  • International Encyclopedia of Military History book cover

    International Encyclopedia of Military History

    Edited by James C. Bradford

    With its impressive breadth of coverage – both geographically and chronologically – the International Encyclopedia of Military History is the most up-to-date and inclusive A-Z resource on military history. From uniforms and military insignia worn by combatants to the brilliant military…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge

  • (Dis)Placing Empire: Renegotiating British Colonial Geographies book cover

    (Dis)Placing Empire

    Renegotiating British Colonial Geographies

    By Michael M. Roche

    Edited by Lindsay J. Proudfoot

    While there has been for the past two decades a lively and extensive academic debate about postcolonial representations of imperialism and colonialism, there has been little work which focuses on 'placed' materialist or critical geographical perspectives. The contributors to this volume offer such…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

  • The Routledge Handbook of Planning for Health and Well-Being: Shaping a sustainable and healthy future book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Planning for Health and Well-Being

    Shaping a sustainable and healthy future

    Edited by Hugh Barton, Susan Thompson, Sarah Burgess, Marcus Grant

    Urban planning is deeply implicated in both the planetary crisis of climate change and the personal crises of unhealthy lifestyles. Worldwide health issues such as obesity, mental illness, growing health inequalities and climate vulnerability cannot be solved solely by medicines but also by…

    Paperback – 2017-04-28
    Routledge

  • Public Sector Records Management: A Practical Guide book cover

    Public Sector Records Management

    A Practical Guide

    By Kelvin Smith

    Records management has undergone significant change in recent years, owing to the introduction of freedom of information legislation as well as the development of e-government and e-business and the need to manage records effectively in both the private and public sector. There are very few purely…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

  • Art Practice in a Digital Culture book cover

    Art Practice in a Digital Culture

    Edited by Hazel Gardiner, Charlie Gere

    Much as art history is in the process of being transformed by new information communication technologies, often in ways that are either disavowed or resisted, art practice is also being changed by those same technologies. One of the most obvious symptoms of this change is the increasing numbers of…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

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