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  • Tradition, Culture and Development in Africa

    Historical Lessons for Modern Development Planning, 1st Edition

    By Ambe J Njoh

    The fact that Africa continues to lag behind all regions of the world on every indicator of development is hardly contentious. However, there is fierce debate on why this should be the case, despite national and international efforts to reverse this situation. While this book does not attempt to…

    Hardback – 2006-11-28
    Routledge
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

  • British Librarianship and Information Work 1991–2000

    1st Edition

    Edited by J.H. Bowman

    This important reference volume covers developments in almost every aspect of British library and information work during the ten-year period 1991-2000. Some forty contributors, all of whom are experts in their subject, provide a robust overview of their specialities along with extensive further…

    Hardback – 2006-11-28
    Routledge

  • Consumer Protection in the Age of the 'Information Economy'

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jane K. Winn

    To date, there have been few theoretical inquiries into the relationship between the technological innovation and basic objectives of consumer protection laws. This book addresses this need by considering the impact of technological innovation on the foundations of consumer advocacy, contracting…

    Hardback – 2006-10-28
    Routledge

  • Culture, Urbanism and Planning

    1st Edition

    By Manuel Guardia

    Edited by Javier Monclus

    The relationship between culture and urbanism has been the focus of much discussion and debate in recent years. While globalisation tends towards a homogeneity, successful 'global cities' have a strong individual - and particularly cultural - identity. The economic value of the culture of cities…

    Hardback – 2006-10-28
    Routledge
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

  • Reference Assessment and Evaluation

    1st Edition

    Learn effective ways to assess and evaluate reference services in YOUR libraryInnovation and the constant evolution of technology continually spur academic librarians to find superior ways to deliver high quality reference service to students, faculty, and researchers. Reference Assessment and…

    Hardback – 2006-10-17
    Routledge

  • Preservation, Tourism and Nationalism

    The Jewel of the German Past, 1st Edition

    By Joshua Hagen

    Since its discovery by German romantics and nationalists, Rothenburg has been an established icon of the German nation and its medieval past. By tracing Rothenburg's historical development as a place of national importance, this book examines the cultural politics of historical preservation and…

    Hardback – 2006-07-28
    Routledge
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

  • Subject Librarians

    Engaging with the Learning and Teaching Environment, 1st Edition

    By Penny Dale

    Edited by Matt Holland

    The university subject librarians' role is at the centre of new models of teaching and learning, yet further debate and published contributions are still needed to shape its future direction. Subject Librarians: Engaging with the Learning and Teaching Environment assesses trends and challenges in…

    Hardback – 2006-06-02
    Routledge

  • Globalization and International Investment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fiona Beveridge

    This volume brings together a broad range of articles on international law and foreign investment which together provide a contemporary overview of the diverse range of issues and perspectives which continue to exercise policy-makers and scholars alike. Central to this collection is the tension…

    Hardback – 2005-12-23
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays on Globalization and Law

  • Digital Applications for Cultural and Heritage Institutions

    1st Edition

    Edited by James Hemsley, Vito Cappellini, Gerd Stanke

    Electronic imaging and digital applications have brought numerous benefits for museums, galleries, archives and other organizations in the arts, culture and heritage sectors. Bringing together leading international practitioners from different disciplines, the EVA (Electronic Imaging and the Visual…

    Hardback – 2005-10-28
    Routledge

  • Making Knowledge Visible

    Communicating Knowledge Through Information Products, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Orna

    This ground-breaking book opens up new territory for knowledge and information management. The only way we can make what we know visible to other people is by putting it into Information Products - the products, in any medium, where users meet the information they need, and gain access to the…

    Hardback – 2005-08-16
    Routledge

  • (Dis)Placing Empire

    Renegotiating British Colonial Geographies, 1st Edition

    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…

    Hardback – 2005-06-20
    Routledge
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

  • Senses of Place: Senses of Time

    1st Edition

    By G.J. Ashworth

    Edited by Brian Graham

    Bringing together case studies from Ireland, the Netherlands, Canada, Germany and Mexico, this book examines the link between senses of place and senses of time. It suggests that not only do place identities change through time, but imagined pasts also provide resources which the present selects…

    Hardback – 2005-04-18
    Routledge
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

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