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The Spatial Humanities: GIS and the Future of Humanities Scholarship

by David J. Bodenhamer, John Corrigan & Trevor M. Harris

Geographic information systems (GIS) have spurred a renewed interest in the influence of geographical space on human behavior and cultural development. Ideally GIS enables humanities scholars to discover relationships...


Integrated Water Resources Manageme

by Asit K. Biswas, Benedito P.F. Braga & Cecilia Tortajada

It is now widely accepted that the world is likely to face a major water crisis unless the present management practices are improved very significantly. Promoted extensively by donors and international institutions...


Water Resources Management China -

by Xuetao Sun, Robert Speed & Dajun Shen

Chinese water resource managers face a challenge that is both immense and unique. They must balance limited water supplies against the needs of the world's largest population; demands for rapid economic growth...


Comfort in a Lower Carbon Society -

by Elizabeth Shove, Heather Chappells & Loren Lutzenhiser

Current expectations and standards of comfort are almost certainly unsustainable and new methods and ideas will be required if there is to be any prospect of a significantly lower carbon society. This collection...


Critical Perspectives in Rural Deve

by Saturnino M. Borras Jr.

Agrarian transformations within and across countries have been significantly and dynamically altered during the past few decades compared to previous eras, provoking a variety of reactions from rural poor communities...


Improving Water Policy & Governance

by Cecilia Tortajada & Asit K. Biswas

Old forms of governance in both public and private sectors are becoming increasingly irrelevant because of rapidly changing conditions. Because of these changes, both governance processes and the scope of the...


The New Enclosures: Critical Perspectives on Corporate Land Deals

by Ben White, Saturnino M. Borras Jr. & Ruth Hall

This collection explores the complex dynamics of corporate land deals from a broad agrarian political economy perspective, with a special focus on the implications for property and labour regimes, labour processes...


Whales and Dolphins: Cognition, Culture, Conservation and Human Perceptions

by Philippa Brakes & Mark Peter Simmonds

Whales and dolphins are icons for the conservation movement. They are the most conspicuous ambassadors for entire marine ecosystems and possibly even for the biosphere as a whole. Concurrent with our realisation...


The Vitamin A Story

by B. Koletzko

This book shows how vitamin A deficiency - before the vitamin was known to scientists - affected millions of people throughout history. It is a story of sailors and soldiers, penniless mothers, orphaned infants,...


Thermodynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans

by Judith A. Curry & Peter J. Webster

Atmospheric and climatological studies are becoming more and more important in day-to-day living. Winds and ocean current owe their existence to the thermodynamic imbalances that arise from the differential...


Coupled Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical-Chemical Processes in Geo-systems

by Ove Stephansson, John Hudson & Lanru Jing

Among the most important and exciting current steps forward in geo-engineering is the development of coupled numerical models. They represent the basic physics of geo-engineering processes which can include...


Paleomagnetism: Continents and Oceans

by Michael W. McElhinny, Phillip L. McFadden & Renata Dmowska

Paleomagnetism is the study of the fossil magnetism in rocks. It has been paramount in determining that the continents have drifted over the surface of the Earth throughout geological time. The fossil magnetism...


Bioprocess Engineering Principles

by Pauline M. Doran

The emergence and refinement of techniques in molecular biology has changed our perceptions of medicine, agriculture and environmental management. Scientific breakthroughs in gene expression, protein engineering...


Handbook of Infra-red Detection Technologies

by M. Henini & M Razeghi

The use of lasers which emit infra-red radiation and sophisticated detectors of IR radiation is increasing dramatically: they are being used for long-distance fibre-optic communications and remote environmental...


Cosmic Rays at Earth

by P.K.F. Grieder

In 1912 Victor Franz Hess made the revolutionary discovery that ionizing radiation is incident upon the Earth from outer space. He showed with ground-based and balloon-borne detectors that the intensity of the...


The Parathyroids: Basic and Clinical Concepts

by John P. Bilezikian, John T., Jr. Potts & Robert Marcus

Written by world experts, this books follows upon the monumental success of the first edition of The Parathyroids, which was universally acclaimed as the best text on the subject. An authoritative reference...


Pneumatic Handbook

by A. Barber

Accepted as the standard reference work on modern pneumatic and compressed air engineering, the new edition of this handbook has been completely revised, extended and updated to provide essential up-to-date...


Fundamentals of Equilibrium and Steady-State Thermodynamics

by N.W. Tschoegl

This book summarizes the salient features of both equilibrium and steady-state thermodynamic theory under a uniform postulatory viewpoint. The emphasis is upon the formal aspects and logical structure of thermodynamic...


Pediatric Bone: Biology & Diseases

by John M. Pettifor, Harald Juppner & Francis H. Glorieux

Pediatric Bone is the first book to be published to deal exclusively with the biology and diseases of bone as they affect children. Rapid advances have been made in our understanding of the mechanisms and factors...


Great White Sharks: The Biology of Carcharodon carcharias

by A. Peter Klimley & David G. Ainley

Now available in paperback, the first comprehensive reference on Great White sharks separates fact from fiction and presents real evidence of the ecology and behavior of these remarkable animals. The volume...