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  • The Evolution of Luxury

    1st Edition

    By Ian Malcolm Taplin

    This book offers a unique analysis of how our definitions of luxury have changed over the ages, and with that the role and actions of both suppliers and buyers of luxury products. It traces the way luxury was seen as avarice and emblematic of morally corrosive behavior in past societies to being…

    Paperback – 2019-11-13 
    Routledge

  • Water for Food Security, Nutrition and Social Justice

    1st Edition

    By Lyla Mehta, Theib Oweis, Claudia Ringler, Barbara Schreiner, Shiney Varghese

    This book is a comprehensive and holistic assessment of water for human food security and nutrition (FSN), focusing on technical, institutional, socio-economic, cultural and political dimensions. It proposes a paradigm change in the way water is managed in agriculture as well as addressing complex…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Pathways to Sustainability

  • The Political Economy of Natural Gas

    1st Edition

    By Ferdinand E. Banks

    Originally published in 1987 this book presents a comprehensive survey of the global natural gas industry: it looks at the problems of supply, the pattern of demand, the economics of the industrya nd how the industry in the 1980s was being affected by changes in other energy sectors. As a key…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • Alaskan Oil

    Alternative Routes and Markets, 1st Edition

    By Charles J. Cicchetti

    Originally published in 1972, this volume, supplemented extensively with maps and tables, and employing sophisticated institutional and empirical analyses, discusses a number of important issues relating to the viability of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline and the natural environment. The author concludes…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge

  • The Coal Problem

    A Survey: 1910-1936, 1st Edition

    By J. P. Dickie

    Focussing on a period of rapid and significant change in the coal industry, this volume, originally published in 1936, sets out the economic facts of the industry and discusses the extent to which politics and industry became interwoven during the years 1910-1936. As well as covering key events…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • The British Coal Industry

    1st Edition

    By H. Townshend-Rose

    Originally published in 1951, this book is a straightforward account of the British nationalized coal industry in the first half of the twentieth century. An introductory chapter gives the history of the industry during the inter-war years and subsequent chapters discuss the complex organization by…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • High-cost Oil and Gas Resources

    1st Edition

    By Jerome Davis

    Originally published in 1981, this book discusses the development of higher cost North Sea gas and oil fields. Starting with the perceived need to develop these higher cost fields, the book focuses on their role in the policy interplay between government and industry. What is high cost, it is…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Energy Economics

  • Employee Retention and Turnover

    Why Employees Stay or Leave, 1st Edition

    By Peter W. Hom, David G. Allen, Rodger W. Griffeth

    This exploration of what employee turnover is, why it happens and what it means for companies and employees draws together contemporary and classic theories and research to present a well-rounded perspective on employee retention and turnover. The book uses models such as job embeddedness theory,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Applied Psychology Series

  • The Academy of Management Annals, Volume 6

    1st Edition

    Edited by Royston Greenwood, James P. Walsh, Arthur P. Brief

    The Academy of Management is proud to announce the sixth volume of the Academy of Management Annals. This exciting series follows one guiding principle: The advancement of knowledge is possible only by conducting a thorough examination of what is known and unknown in a given field. Such assessments…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    The Academy of Management Annals

  • Industrial Maintenance

    Techniques, Stores, and Cases, 1st Edition

    By José Baptista

    This book explains the tools and processes that allow changes in the way maintenance works. It allows you to learn industrial maintenance and reliability concepts and how to improve the maintenance performance, so you can move from reactive maintenance to proactive maintenance. This book includes…

    Hardback – 2019-11-01 
    CRC Press

  • Our House

    Visual and Active Consulting, 2nd Edition

    By Antony Williams

    For consultants, facilitators or OD specialists, a house’s familiar image will help their clients see, feel and act their way to surface and solve their business issues. No need for dry and hard-to-remember management schemas. The striking visual and active methods shown here deeply engage clients…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Additive Manufacturing

    Fundamentals and Advancements, 1st Edition

    By Manu Srivastava, Sandeep Rathee, Sachin Maheshwari, TK Kundra

    There is a growing need for manufacturing optimization all over the world. The immense market of Additive Manufacturing (AM) technologies dictates a need for a book that will provide knowledge of the various aspects of AM for anyone interested in learning about this fast-growing topic. This book…

    Hardback – 2019-10-30 
    CRC Press

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