Beyond the Mother Tongue

Monolingualism–the idea that having just one language is the norm–is only a recent invention, dating to late-eighteenth-century Europe. Yet it has become a dominant, if overlooked, structuring principle of modernity. According to this monolingual paradigm, individuals are imagined to…

Model Making for Architects

Model making is a beautiful and skilful craft, and architectural model making is a vital part of the building process. This title captures the excitement of the architect’s vision and also reveal unforeseen difficulties. Model making is a beautiful…

Drugs of Abuse

Introducing the basic principles of neuroscience and pharmacology, The Pharmacology of Drugs of Abuse educates students on the chemical mechanisms and physiological effects of commonly abused drugs. Covering stimulants and depressants, chapters cover neurophysiology and neurochemistry as well as…

Bruce Springsteen in Focus 1980-2012

Rothenberg captures the energy of Bruce Springsteen and his connection to audiences around the world. For thirty-two years, Debra has photographed Bruce, in small clubs along the Jersey shore, and in national and international arenas and stadiums. The power…

Teaming with Nutrients

The book that every environmentally-responsible gardener needs to understand the science behind plant nutrition and the best ways to make it work sustainably for both their plants and the wider environment.

Teaching as the Practice of Wisdom

In the spirit of Paulo Freire, this inspiring book deconstructs many of the ‘gods’ that define contemporary life, then offers hope through sources of traditional wisdom. It addresses important contemporary discourses in the political and social sciences in ways…

Critical Narrative as Pedagogy

Ivor Goodson and Scherto Gill analyse and discuss a series of trans-disciplinary case studies from diverse cultures and argue that narrative is not only a rich and profound way for humans to make sense of their lives, but also…

The Beatles, God & the Bible

Not too many people know that John Lennon met Paul McCartney while at a church function, or that John was a choirboy. Nor do they know that at the height of their fame in 1965, all four Beatles professed…

The Gift

“The Gift” brilliantly argues for the importance of creativity in our increasingly money-driven society. Reaching deep into literature, anthropology and psychology for striking examples, the heart of Lewis Hyde’s modern masterpiece is the simple and important idea that a…

Essential MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists

The fifth edition of Essential MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists provides a concise,  balanced overview of MATLAB’s functionality that facilitates independent learning, with coverage of both the fundamentals and applications. The essentials of MATLAB are illustrated throughout, featuring…

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  • Beyond the Mother Tongue

    Monolingualism–the idea that having just one language is the norm–is only a recent invention, dating to late-eighteenth-century Europe. Yet it has become a dominant, if overlooked, structuring principle of modernity. According to this monolingual paradigm, individuals are imagined to…

  • Model Making for Architects

    Model making is a beautiful and skilful craft, and architectural model making is a vital part of the building process. This title captures the excitement of the architect’s vision and also reveal unforeseen difficulties. Model making is a beautiful…

  • Drugs of Abuse

    Introducing the basic principles of neuroscience and pharmacology, The Pharmacology of Drugs of Abuse educates students on the chemical mechanisms and physiological effects of commonly abused drugs. Covering stimulants and depressants, chapters cover neurophysiology and neurochemistry as well as…

  • Bruce Springsteen in Focus 1980-2012

    Rothenberg captures the energy of Bruce Springsteen and his connection to audiences around the world. For thirty-two years, Debra has photographed Bruce, in small clubs along the Jersey shore, and in national and international arenas and stadiums. The power…

  • Teaming with Nutrients

    The book that every environmentally-responsible gardener needs to understand the science behind plant nutrition and the best ways to make it work sustainably for both their plants and the wider environment.

  • Teaching as the Practice of Wisdom

    In the spirit of Paulo Freire, this inspiring book deconstructs many of the ‘gods’ that define contemporary life, then offers hope through sources of traditional wisdom. It addresses important contemporary discourses in the political and social sciences in ways…

  • Critical Narrative as Pedagogy

    Ivor Goodson and Scherto Gill analyse and discuss a series of trans-disciplinary case studies from diverse cultures and argue that narrative is not only a rich and profound way for humans to make sense of their lives, but also…

  • The Beatles, God & the Bible

    Not too many people know that John Lennon met Paul McCartney while at a church function, or that John was a choirboy. Nor do they know that at the height of their fame in 1965, all four Beatles professed…

  • The Gift

    “The Gift” brilliantly argues for the importance of creativity in our increasingly money-driven society. Reaching deep into literature, anthropology and psychology for striking examples, the heart of Lewis Hyde’s modern masterpiece is the simple and important idea that a…

  • Essential MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists

    The fifth edition of Essential MATLAB for Engineers and Scientists provides a concise,  balanced overview of MATLAB’s functionality that facilitates independent learning, with coverage of both the fundamentals and applications. The essentials of MATLAB are illustrated throughout, featuring…

  • Buying America Back

    Cynics suggest that American manufacturing has reached the end of its road and is the price we pay for “globalization.” Alan Uke sees it differently. In Buying America Back he outlines solutions to put control back in the hands…

  • Flash CS5.5: The Missing Manual

    You can build everything from simple animations to full-fledged iOS and Android apps with Flash CS5.5, but learning this complex program can be difficult unless you have this fully updated, bestselling guide. Learn how to create gorgeous Flash effects…

  • A Walk in the Park

    Lara Carson returns to Bath and lives are set to change as a result. She left her family and boyfriend Flynn 18 years ago without a word to anyone. Why has no-one heard from her since, and how will…

  • Skeletal Radiology

    Written by an acknowledged master in the field, Skeletal Radiology: The Bare Bones is a succinct, focused, clinically oriented textbook in musculoskeletal radiology. It presents the core knowledge base in musculoskeletal imaging necessary for radiology residents and practitioners. Major…

  • Vertical Agreements in EU Competition Law

    This book gives comprehensive coverage of EU distribution law and the law relating to vertical agreements. Now in its second edition, it is the only book to provide a detailed and practice oriented analysis of the entire scope of…

  • Surgical Intensive Care Medicine

    We are honored to present the second edition of Surgical Intensive Care Medicine. Our first edition was considered to be an important contribution to the critical care literature and received excellent reviews from Critical Care Medicine, Chest, and Anesthesiology….

  • Bhutan

    Shoe-horned into the Grand Himalayas, Bhutan – Land of the Peaceful Thunder Dragon – is a fiercely independent kingdom that celebrated its centenary in 2008. This title presents an introduction to Bhutanese culture and history.

  • Strategic Entrepreneurism

    Every entrepreneur’s dream is to create the next big name success story like Amazon.com, or Google. While everyone should dream big, the reality is that most startups fail precisely because they’re trying to become the next big name success….

  • The Pardoner’s Prologue and Tale

    Six-hundred-year-old tales with modern relevance. As well as the complete text of the Pardoner’s Prologue and Tale, the student will find illustrated information on Chaucer’s world, including a map of the Canterbury pilgrimage, a running synopsis of the action,…

  • The Six SIGMA Way

    Six Sigma was originally developed at Motorola in the 1980’s and has become one of the most widely discussed and reported trends in business over the past two years, thanks largely to the phenomenal successes of the Six Sigma…

  • Mental Math for Pilots

    Being able to easily perform math calulations in your head is a skill that every pilot strives for. If (like many!) you struggle a bit with this process, or, if you are simply looking for a way to improve…

  • Reclaiming Style

    Adam Hills and Maria Speake, the partners behind architectural salvage and design business Retrouvius, combine their salvage work with one of the most sought-after interior design practices in Britain. Reclaiming Style goes with them behind the scenes, from the…

  • Global Sales and Contract Law

    Although the 1980 United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG) is one of the most successful international conventions to date, it remains the case that those involved in the international sale of goods must…

  • She Landed by Moonlight

    On the night of the 22 September 1943 Pearl Witherington, a twenty-nine-year-old British secretary and agent of the Special Operations Executive (SOE), was parachuted from a Halifax bomber into Occupied France. Like Sebastian Faulks’ heroine, Charlotte Gray, Pearl had…