Accounting and Empire

Accounting and Empire

This book brings together, for the first time, studies of the professionalization of accountancy in key constituent territories of the British Empire.

The Politics of War Trauma

The Politics of War Trauma

This important study compares the policies and attitudes towards the health consequences of WWII in eleven European countries: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, .

Praying for Your Prodigal Daughter

Praying for Your Prodigal Daughter

Offering hope, help, and encouragement to hurting parents of prodigal daughters, author Janet Thompson shares out of her own experience as a prodigal .

Twain's Feast

Twain's Feast

One young food writer's search for America's lost wild foods, from New Orleans croakers to Illinois prairie hens, with Mark Twain as his guide. .

Crossroads of the Natural World

Crossroads of the Natural World

Crossroads of the Natural World: Exploring North Carolina with Tom Earnhardt

The Professional Services Firm Bible

The Professional Services Firm Bible

Spanning everything from legal firms and architects to fundraisers and dentists, the professional services industry continues to experience spectacular .

Theo: Growing Up Fast

Theo: Growing Up Fast

When the name of Theo Walcott was included in the England squad for the 2006 World Cup, shock waves ran through the football world. But no one was .

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Speed Reading

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Speed Reading

On your marks, get set, read! Most adults today are working with antiquated skills and ingrained beliefs about their reading abilities, or lack .

Web 2 0 & Semantic Web

Web 2 0 & Semantic Web

Web 2.0 describes the trend in Web technology and design that aims to enhance creativity, information sharing, and, especially, collaboration among users. .

Rush

Rush

Relaxation makes us stupid You think that downtime will make you happy. You may even dream about getting out of the rat race for good. But Todd Buchholz?a .

Tommyland

Tommyland

I am Tommy Lee, born Thomas Lee Bass in Athens, Greece, on October 3, 1962, and raised in a suburb of California by an American father and a Greek mother. .

The Moral Imagination

The Moral Imagination

The Moral Imagination describes how some of the most provocative thinkers of modern times, coming from different traditions, responding to different .

Oracle Discoverer Handbook

Oracle Discoverer Handbook

Learn to write effective ad hoc queries and perform data analysis easily with Discoverer--Oracle's award-winning, powerful query and analysis tool. This .

New SubUrbanisms

New SubUrbanisms

Historically, we see the city as the cramped, crumbling core of development and culture, and the suburb as the vast outlying wasteland ? convenient, .

The Leading Edge In Quality Function Deployment

The Leading Edge In Quality Function Deployment

The leading edge in QFD: pushing the boundaries. QFD or, to use its full title, Quality Function Deployment, was originally developed in the 1960s in .

The Columbia History of American Television

The Columbia History of American Television

Richly researched and engaging, The Columbia History of American Television tracks the growth of TV into a convergent technology, a global industry, .

American Taxation, American Slavery

American Taxation, American Slavery

For all the recent attention to the slaveholding of the founding fathers, we still know remarkably little about the influence of slavery on American .

Natural Treatments for Arthritis

Natural Treatments for Arthritis

More than nine million people in the UK have arthritis and there are over 200 kinds of rheumatic disease. While it is not clear what causes arthritis, .

Religion in Contemporary China

Religion in Contemporary China

Before the modernist transformations of the twentieth century, China had one of the richest and most diverse religious cultures in the world. The radical .

Powers of the Mind

Powers of the Mind

It is one thing to lament the financial pressures put on universities, quite another to face up to the poverty of resources for thinking about what .

Creative Intelligence

Creative Intelligence

Offering insights from the spheres of anthropology, psychology, education, design, and business, Creative Intelligence by Bruce Nussbaum, a leading .