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  • Jewish Topographies

    Visions of Space, Traditions of Place, 1st Edition

    By Julia Brauch, Anna Lipphardt

    How have Jews experienced their environments and how have they engaged with specific places? How do Jewish spaces emerge, how are they contested, performed and used? With these questions in mind, this anthology focuses on the production of Jewish space and lived Jewish spaces and sheds light on…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Courtyard Housing and Cultural Sustainability

    Theory, Practice, and Product, 1st Edition

    By Donia Zhang

    Cultural sustainability is a very important aspect of the overall sustainability framework and is regarded as the fourth pillar alongside the other three: environmental, economic, and social sustainability. However, the concept is neither fully explored, nor widely accepted or recognized. This book…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Design and the Built Environment

  • Beyond Anitkabir: The Funerary Architecture of Atatürk

    The Construction and Maintenance of National Memory, 1st Edition

    By Christopher S. Wilson

    There have been five different settings that at one time or another have contained the dead body of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, organizer of the Turkish War of Independence (1919-1923) and first president of the Republic of Turkey. Narrating the story of these different architectural constructions -…

    Paperback – 2016-10-28
    Routledge

  • 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…

    Paperback – 2016-10-28
    Routledge
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

  • Culture, Heritage and Representation

    Perspectives on Visuality and the Past, 1st Edition

    By Steve Watson

    Edited by Emma Waterton

    The 'visual' has long played a crucial role in forming experiences, associations, expectations and understandings of heritage. Images convey meaning within a range of practices, including tourism, identity construction, the popularization of the past through a variety of media, and the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-28
    Routledge
    Heritage, Culture and Identity

  • Electronic Commerce and International Private Law

    A Study of Electronic Consumer Contracts, 1st Edition

    By Lorna E. Gillies

    Electronic Commerce and International Private Law examines the maximization of consumer protection via the consumer's jurisdiction and law. It discusses the proposition that a new connecting factor be used to improve the efficiency of juridical protection for consumers who contract with foreign…

    Paperback – 2016-10-28
    Routledge

  • Understanding Information and Computation

    From Einstein to Web Science, 1st Edition

    By Philip Tetlow

    The World Wide Web is truly astounding. It has changed the way we interact, learn and innovate. It is the largest sociotechnical system humankind has created and is advancing at a pace that leaves most in awe. It is an unavoidable fact that the future of the world is now inextricably linked to the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-26
    Routledge

  • Digital Identity Management

    Technological, Business and Social Implications, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Birch

    For almost every organization in the future, both public and private sector, identity management presents both significant opportunities and risks. Successfully managed, it will allow everyone to access products and services that are tailored to their needs and their behaviours. But successful…

    Paperback – 2016-10-26
    Routledge

  • Sport, Leisure and Culture in the Postmodern City

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Wagg, Peter Bramham

    The widespread concept of the 'postmodern city' is frequently linked to the decline of traditional manufacturing industries and a corresponding wane of white working-class culture. In place of these appear flexible working practices, a diversified workforce, and a greater emphasis on consumption,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-26
    Routledge

  • Text Editing, Print and the Digital World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathryn Sutherland, Marilyn Deegan

    Traditional critical editing, defined by the paper and print limitations of the book, is now considered by many to be inadequate for the expression and interpretation of complex works of literature. At the same time, digital developments are permitting us to extend the range of text objects we can…

    Paperback – 2016-10-26
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • The Blitz and its Legacy

    Wartime Destruction to Post-War Reconstruction, 1st Edition

    By Peter J. Larkham

    Edited by Mark Clapson

    Triggered in part by contemporary experiences in the Balkans, the Middle East and elsewhere, there has been a rise in interest in the blitz and the subsequent reconstruction of cities, especially as many of the buildings and areas rebuilt after the Second World War are now facing demolition and…

    Paperback – 2016-10-26
    Routledge

  • British Librarianship and Information Work 2001–2005

    1st Edition

    Edited by J.H. Bowman

    This important reference volume covers developments in aspects of British library and information work during the five year period 2001-2005. Over forty contributors, all of whom are experts in their subject, provide an overview of their field along with extensive further references which act as a…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

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