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  • Edmund Burke Volume I, 1730–1784 

    Lock, F. P. (Oxford University Press Inc., 1998)
    When Sir Walter Elliot, in Jane Austen’s Persuasion, decides to let his ancestral home and retire to a more economical life at Bath, he is gratified that his prospective tenant is an admiral. No friend to the carrière ouverte ...
  • International handbook of historical archaeology 

    Majewski, Teresita; Gaimster, David (Springer Science + Business Media, LLC, 2009)
    ‘‘Historical archaeology’’ is one of the most fast-changing and dynamic fields of study in the archaeological discipline. This collection of essays by researchers and practitioners from around the world charts the field’s ...
  • Seeing what's next : Using the theories of innovation to predict industry change 

    Christensen, M. Clayton; Anthony, D. Scon; Roth, A. Erik (Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation, 2004)
    The seeds of Seeing What's Next were sown almost a decade ago with the publication of the first article describing the phenomenon of disrup tive innovation. Readers sensed that the concepts of disruptive innova tion were ...
  • Education management, education theory and education application 

    Wang, Yuanzhi (Springer, 2011)
    We are delighted to invite you to participate 2011 2nd International Conference on Education and Educational Technology (EET 2011) in Chengdu, China, October 1–2. Chengdu is the capital of Sichuan Province, which is known ...
  • Tourism, security and safety : From theory to practice 

    Mansfeld, Yoel; Pizam, Abraham (Elsevier Inc., 2006)
    well as by the accumulated experiences of numerous destinations that were afflicted by security crises. Second, it provides a multidimensional discussion on managing security crises in affected tourist destinations. In ...
  • Travel marketing, tourism economics and the airline product : An introduction to theory and practice 

    Camilleri, M. Anthony (Springer International Publishing, 2018)
    An ever-increasing number of destinations have opened up to and invested in tourism,turningthisindustryintoakeydriverforsocio-economicprogress.Overthe past six decades, tourism has experienced continued expansion and ...
  • Multinational financial management 

    Shapiro, C. Alan (John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 2013)
    ThebasicthrustofthistentheditionofMultinationalFinancialManagement(MFM)istoprovide a conceptual framework within which the key financial decisions of the multinational firm can be analyzed. The approach is to treat international ...
  • Environmental economics and management : Theory, policy, and applications 

    Callan, J. Scott; Thomas, M. Janet (Cengage learning, 2013)
    How fascinating it was to learn in 2011 that an earth-like planet was identified some 600 light-years away as part of NASA’s Kepler project. Called Kepler-22b, this newly discovered planet orbits a sun similar to our own ...
  • Managing and organisations : An introduction to theory and practice 

    Clegg, Stewart; Kornberger, Martin; Pitsis, Tyrone (Sage publications ltd, 2011)
    Welcome to the new world of management and organization theory! We will take you on a trip through some main roads, back streets, secret places, and exciting viewpoints, to explore management thinking and practice. But let ...
  • Leadership in education 

    Brundrett, Mark; Burton, Neil; Smith, Robert (Sage publications Inc, 2003)
    Over the period of a generation, leading educational researchers have attempted to discover the factors that can enhance school effectiveness and, for many, the term ‘leadership’ has become centrally synonymous with school ...
  • Curriculum framework : Education for sustainable development 

    Schreiber, Jörg-Robert; Siege, Hannes (Engagement global , Bonn, 2016)
    The Curriculum Framework for Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) helps to implement the national strategy “from project to structure”. It is a contribution to the new UNESCO Global Action Programme on Education for ...
  • Ethics in psychotherapy and counseling : A practical guide 

    Pope, S. Kenneth; Vasquez, J. T. Melba (Wiley Publishing, Inc, 2011)
    This book addresses ethical issues encountered by psychologists functioning as psychotherapists, other kinds of therapists (e.g., behavior therapists), and counselors. For the sake of brevity and convenience, we have often ...
  • The Routledge international handbook of the sociology of education 

    Apple, M. W.; Ball, S. J.; Gandi, L. A. (Routledge, 2010)
    The sociology of education is a diverse, messy, dynamic, somewhat elusive and invariably disputatious field of work. Reflecting this Lather (1988) suggests that the names that sociologists use to represent themselves are ...
  • The Routledge handbook of applied linguistics 

    Simpson, James (Routledge, 2011)
    This Handbook is a reference work covering key topics in applied linguistics. Each chapter provides an accessible introductory overview of an area of the field. The book is intended for a diverse audience, but is firmly ...