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  • The Struggle for Influence in the Middle East

    The Arab Uprisings and Foreign Assistance

    Edited by Federica Bicchi, Benoit Challand, Steven Heydemann

    This collection of research papers explores the impact of the Arab uprisings on the politics and political economy of foreign aid provision in the MENA region. Contributions focus on the foreign assistance policies and strategies of key donors (United States, Europe, Gulf countries and Turkey), and…

    Hardback – 2015-12-09 
    Routledge

  • Organisational Performance Management in Sport

    By Ian O'Boyle

    Effective performance management systems are essential in any successful organisation. In both commercial sport business and not-for-profit sport organisations, the pressure to follow international best practice in performance management has grown significantly in recent years. Organisational…

    Hardback – 2015-11-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport Business and Management

  • Rethinking Corporate Governance in Financial Institutions

    By Demetra Arsalidou

    There are many deep-seated reasons for the current financial turmoil but a key factor has undoubtedly been the serious failings within the corporate governance practices of financial institutions. There have been shortcomings in the risk management and incentive structures; the boards’ supervision…

    Hardback – 2015-11-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Corporate Law

  • Ethics and Governance in Sport

    The future of sport imagined

    Edited by Yves Vanden Auweele, Elaine Cook, Jim Parry

    What is, or what should be, the function of sport in a globalized, commercialized world? Why does sport matter in the 21st century? In Ethics and Governance in Sport: the future of sport imagined, an ensemble of leading international experts from across the fields of sport management and ethics…

    Hardback – 2015-11-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Introduction to Executive Protection, Third Edition

    By Dale L. June

    At a time when personal security risks are on the rise internationally, Introduction to Executive Protection, Third Edition takes readers beyond "the wizard’s curtain" of fear, unawareness, and surprise to give them the tools to sharpen or renew their skills so those they are tasked with…

    Hardback – 2015-11-16 
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Handbook of Theory in Sport Management

    Edited by George B. Cunningham, Janet S. Fink, Alison Doherty

    Theory is an essential element in the development of any academic discipline and sport management is no exception. This is the first book to trace the intellectual contours of theory in sport management, and to explain, critique and celebrate the importance of sport management theory in academic…

    Hardback – 2015-10-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Creative Safety Solutions, Second Edition

    By Thomas D Schneid

    In today's rapidly changing workplace, safety and loss prevention professionals cannot always "go by the book" for the answers to new and unique problems and issues. When there is no tried-and-true solution to a problem, safety and loss prevention professionals must think outside of the box of…

    Hardback – 2015-10-07 
    CRC Press
    Occupational Safety & Health Guide Series

  • Global Information Warfare

    The New Digital Battlefield, Second Edition

    By Andrew Jones, Gerald L. Kovacich

    Since the turn of the century much has happened in politics, governments, spying, technology, global business, mobile communications, and global competition on national and corporate levels. These sweeping changes have nearly annihilated privacy anywhere in the world and have also affected how…

    Hardback – 2015-10-06 
    Auerbach Publications

  • Regimes of Value in Tourism

    Edited by Emilie Crossley, David Picard

    Drawing from ethnographic work in five continents, this book demonstrates how different regimes of value in tourism can coexist, collide, and compete across a varied geographic terrain. Much theory in tourism economics defines ‘value’ as a measure of monetary worth, a concept governing commodity…

    Hardback – 2015-09-24 
    Routledge

  • Creative Milieux

    How Urban Design Nurtures Creative Clusters

    Edited by Quentin Stevens

    The so-called ‘creative industries’ are increasingly being presented as an important tool of urban regeneration and economic development. Until now, research on the clustering of such activities has been limited to economics, geography and urban policy. This book is the first to gather together…

    Hardback – 2015-09-21 
    Routledge

  • Servitization, IT-ization and Innovation Models

    Two-Stage Industrial Cluster Theory

    Edited by Hitoshi Hirakawa, Kaushalesh Lal, Shinkai Naoko, Norio Tokumaru

    This book looks at two-stage industrial cluster theory and new innovation models in the context of the IT-ization and servitization of products. The formation of industrial clusters, such as export processing zones and special economic zones, has been the preferred mechanism for developing…

    Paperback – 2015-08-14
    Routledge

  • Smart Grid Planning and Implementation

    By Clark W. Gellings, P.E.

    This book is intended for electric utility managers, directors, and power system planners, regulators, and policy makers interested in the steps needed to realize the value of a modern power delivery system. This book describes the elements needed in planning and implementing a "Smart Grid" by…

    Hardback – 2015-08-06
    Fairmont Press

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