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    The Norton Trilogy by Jack L. August    Preservation, Tourism and Nationalism: The Jewel of the German Past by Joshua Hagen    Driving Tourism through Creative Destinations and Activities by Kir    How to Self Publish Inexpensive Books and Ebooks by William Allan    Famous Brand Names and Their Origins by Kathy Martin    Security and Privacy: Volume III by Joseph Savirimuthu    Financial Inclusion Growth and Governance by Dr. Deepali Pant Joshi    Oil Sparks in the Amazon: Local Conflicts, Indigenous Populations, and Natural Resources by Patricia Vasquez    Red, White, and Black Make Blue: Indigo in the Fabric of Colonial South Carolina Life by Andrea Feeser    A Common Thread: Labor, Politics, and Capital Mobility in the Textile Industry by Beth English    All Hands Working Together: Cruise for a Week: Meet 79 Cultures by Jackie Chase    Eskom: Electricity and Technopolitics in South Africa by Alain Dubresson & Sylvy Jaglin    Strategies for Media Reform: International Perspectives by Jonathan Obar    Nursing and Informatics for the 21st Century: An International Look at Practice, Education and EHR Trends, Second Edition by Charlotte Weaver & Connie Delaney & Patrick Weber    Trance Mediums and New Media: Spirit Possession in the Age of Technical Reproduction by Anja Dreschke    A Word from Our Sponsor: Admen, Advertising, and the Golden Age of Radio by Cynthia Meyers    Beyond Broadband Access: Developing Data-Based Information Policy Strategies by Richard Taylor    Fueling Up: The Economic Implications of America's Oil and Gas Boom by Trevor Houser & Shashank Mohan    Hit Makers: The Science of Popularity in an Age of Distraction by Derek Thompson    The Underground Culinary Tour: How the New Metrics of Today's Top Restaurants Are Transforming How America Eats by Damian Mogavero & Joseph D'Agnese    Audience Evolution: New Technologies and the Transformation of Media Audiences by Philip M. Napoli    The Fourth Industrial Revolution by Klaus Schwab    Food Fight: GMOs and the Future of the American Diet by McKay Jenkins    In Defence of Serendipity by Seb Olma    The Case Against Sugar by Gary Taubes    Lean Transformations for Small and Medium Enterprises: Lessons Learned from Italian Businesses by Arnaldo Camuffo    Wheelchair Skills Assessment and Training by R. Lee Kirby    Risk Analysis and Management of Repetitive Actions: A Guide for Applying the OCRA System (Occupational Repetitive Actions), Thir by Daniela Colombini & Enrico Occhipinti    Introduction to Smart eHealth and eCare Technologies by Sari Merilampi    The Content Trap: A Strategist's Guide to Digital Change by Bharat Anand    Events Project Management by Hanya Pielichaty & Georgiana Els & Ian Reed    Designing Mobility and Transport Services: Developing traveller experience tools by Mike Tovey    Tourism, Travel, and Blogging: A discursive analysis of online travel narratives by Deepti Ruth Azariah    The Routledge Handbook of Health Tourism by Melanie Kay Smith    Agricultural Growth, Productivity and Regional Change in India: Challenges of globalisation, liberalisation and food insecurity by Surendra Singh & Prem Chhetri    The Routledge Handbook of Hospitality Studies by Conrad Lashley    Heritage, Culture and Society: Research agenda and best practices in the hospitality and tourism industry by Salleh Mohd Radzi    Branding with Brains: The science of getting customers to choose your company by Tjaco Walvis    Inside the Video Game Industry: Game Developers Talk About the Business of Play by Judd Ruggill & Ken McAllister & Randy Nichols    How to Start & Run Your Own Bed & Breakfast Inn by Carl Glassman & Ripley Hotch    Handbook of Research on Holistic Optimization Techniques in the Hospitality, Tourism, and Travel Industry by Pandian Vasant    Sustainability in the Hospitality Industry: Principles of sustainable operations by Willy Legrand & Philip Sloan & Joseph S. Chen    Religion and Resistance in Appalachia: Faith and the Fight against Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining by Joseph D. Witt    The Tourism Coach: Make Money from Tourism - A Practical Guide by Shaun van Eck    Hotels and Resorts: An investor's guide by David Harper    One World Health: An Overview of Global Health by Lord Nigel Crisp    Restaurant OSHA Safety and Security: The Book of Restaurant Industry Standards & Best Practices by Howard Cannon & Shirley Walters    Your Body, Your Style: Simple Tips on Dressing to Flatter Your Body Type by Rani St. Pucchi    Who Really Invented the Automobile? Skulduggery at the Crossroads by David R. Beasley    Renewable and Alternative Energy: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications by Information Reso Management Association

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Feeding the World: Agricultural Research in the Twenty-First Century

Gale A. Buchanan

Feeding the World: Agricultural Research in the Twenty-First Century by Gale A. BuchananThe astounding success of agricultural research has enabled farmers to produce increasingly more??"and more kinds??"of food throughout the world. But with a projected 9 billion people to feed by 2050, veteran researcher Gale Buchanan fears that human confidence in this ample supply, especially in the US, has created unrealistic expectations for the future. Without a working knowledge of what types and amounts of research produced the bounty we enjoy today, we will not be prepared to support the research necessary to face the challenges ahead, including population growth, climate change, and...
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High Street Heroes: The Story of British Retail in 50 People

John Timpson

High Street Heroes: The Story of British Retail in 50 People by John TimpsonHugely successful businessman John Timpson surveys the 50 people who have made British retail great
2016 / 4 / 24
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Phake: The Deadly World of Falsified and Substandard Medicines

Roger Bate

Phake: The Deadly World of Falsified and Substandard Medicines by Roger BateRoger Bate has spend years on the trail of counterfeit medicines in Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, learning the anatomy of a nebulous, far-reaching black market that has resulted in countless deaths and injuries around the world. Phake: The Deadly World of Falsified and Substandard Medicines is the culmination of Bate's research and travels??"both a fascinating first hand account of the counterfeit drug trade and an incisive policy analysis with important ramifications for decision makers in the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the international World Health Organization.
2016 / 4 / 21
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BUILD YOUR TRIBE: The new marketing manifesto for restaurants, bars and caf

Susanne Currid

BUILD YOUR TRIBE: The new marketing manifesto for restaurants, bars and caf by Susanne Currid

Most food and drink retailers market to the crowd. Smart restaurant, bar and café businesses learn how to attract and build a tribe of raving fans around their brand. In this thought-provoking book, Susanne Currid introduces you to the concept of tribe-building and explains how you can integrate this dynamic new strategy into your restaurant, bar or café marketing plan. This book will also show you how to: engage with your most valuable customers online, in venue and at events, create your marketing dream team, identify the best social media channels for your business, turbo-charge your marketing...

2016 / 4 / 21
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The M-factor: Media confidence for business leaders and managers

Tom Maddocks

The M-factor: Media confidence for business leaders and managers by Tom MaddocksThe ability to communicate a clear message, and deal with questions from the media, is now a vital skill for almost any Chief Executive or senior manager. Yet many in the business world fear the media; instead of seeing an opportunity they seem to be much more worried that they will be misquoted, and think reporters' only aim is to catch them out. This highly practical, down-to-earth book reveals the secrets of how to understand the media mindset, know what journalists are looking for, give a good press or broadcast interview, deal with a crisis, and understand the impact of social media.
2016 / 4 / 20
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Catching the Chameleon: The Everyday Mistakes Retailers Make

Lynn Allison

Catching the Chameleon: The Everyday Mistakes Retailers Make by Lynn AllisonCatching the Chameleon is the story of how, every day, retailers fail to grasp opportunities for sales, because they misunderstand customers' constantly changing chameleon-like needs. A straightforward and personal insight into real behaviour, Catching the Chameleon explains what the world is like according to customers.
2016 / 4 / 20
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A Decent Bottle of Wine in China

Chris Ruffle

A Decent Bottle of Wine in China by Chris RuffleWhen Yorkshireman Chris Ruffle decided to build a vineyard complete with a Scottish castle in the midst of the countryside in eastern China, he was expecting difficulties, but nothing on the scale he encountered. But build it he did, and the wine is now flowing. A Decent Bottle of Wine in China tells the unique story of an adventurer determined to make his dream come true regardless of what strange and formidable obstacles are placed in his path.
2016 / 4 / 18
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The Fall and Rise of Nuclear Power in Britain: A History

Simon Taylor

The Fall and Rise of Nuclear Power in Britain: A History by Simon TaylorIn the 1950s, Britain was a pioneer in civil nuclear power and there were high hopes that this could be a source of cheap electricity and a valuable export opportunity. In The Fall and Rise of Nuclear Power in Britain, Simon Taylor looks at why these hopes were never realised, and how we have come to see a new rise in nuclear power in recent years. Throughout the book, Taylor looks at energy policy, economics, politics, and changing environmental priorities. Will this new nuclear energy turn out to be a heroic story of UK leadership on a matter of global importance, or will prove a hugely costly...
2016 / 4 / 18
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Handbook of Research on Promotional Strategies and Consumer Influence in the Service Sector

Upendra Singh Panwar

Handbook of Research on Promotional Strategies and Consumer Influence in the Service Sector by Upendra Singh PanwarEconomic growth is directly impacted by a multitude of different industries; in recent years, the service industry has emerged as a significant contributor to the global economy. As such, the effective management of this sector has become a widely studied topic. The Handbook of Research on Promotional Strategies and Consumer Influence in the Service Sector is an authoritative reference source for the latest research on emerging methods for innovative service design and delivery, examining how growing customer expectations and global competition has influenced this industry. Featuring quality...
2016 / 4 / 17
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Winners, Losers & Microsoft: Competition and Antitrust in High Technology

Stan J. Liebowitz & Stephen E. Margolis

Winners, Losers & Microsoft: Competition and Antitrust in High Technology by Stan J. Liebowitz & Stephen E. MargolisFew issues in high technology are as divisive as the current debate over competition, innovation, and antitrust. Analyzing famous examples of economic “lock-in” by dominant corporations of supposedly inferior products, this book makes the case that free markets in high technology industry deliver better products to consumers, at lower prices, without government intervention. This publication's careful scholarship, well-founded hypotheses, and refutations of previously accepted theories??"extending far beyond the Microsoft case??"make this publication a vital piece of understanding for the...
2016 / 4 / 15
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Global Marketing Strategies for the Promotion of Luxury Goods

Fabrizio Mosca

Global Marketing Strategies for the Promotion of Luxury Goods by Fabrizio MoscaVast markets for high-symbolic-value goods serve as an expansive worldwide arena where luxury brands and products compete for consumer attention. As global luxury markets have grown and continue to grow, uncovering successful methods for maintaining brand image and consumer desire is critical to the success of high-end brands. Global Marketing Strategies for the Promotion of Luxury Goods explores the latest promotional trends, business models, and challenges within the luxury goods market. Focusing on strategies for achieving competitive advantage, new market development, as well as the role...
2016 / 4 / 13
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Communication the Cleveland Clinic Way: How to Drive a Relationship-Centered Strategy for Exceptional Patient Experience: How to

Adrienne Boissy MD & Timothy Gilligan MD

Communication the Cleveland Clinic Way: How to Drive a Relationship-Centered Strategy for Exceptional Patient Experience: How to by Adrienne Boissy MD & Timothy Gilligan MD

The proven strategy for driving patient satisfaction, physician engagement, and better clinical outcomes with improved doctor-patient communication-from the thought leaders at Cleveland Clinic Clinic

This book outlines Cleveland Clinic's pioneering, nationally-recognized REDE to CommunicateSM program, which the legendary hospital system has used to become a world leader in relationship-centered communication.

It reveals why the Clinic made effective communication a top strategic priority and how it successfully overcame obstacles to implementing it, including internal resistance from physicians,...

2016 / 4 / 8
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The No-Nonsense Guide to World Food: New Edition

Wayne Roberts

The No-Nonsense Guide to World Food: New Edition by Wayne RobertsThe world food system is put under the microscope in this updated edition of The No-Nonsense Guide to World Food.
2016 / 4 / 8
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The Network: The Battle for the Airwaves and the Birth of the Communications Age

Scott Woolley

The Network: The Battle for the Airwaves and the Birth of the Communications Age by Scott Woolley

The astonishing story of America??s airwaves, the two friends??"one a media mogul, the other a famous inventor??"who made them available to us, and the government which figured out how to put a price on air.

This is the origin story of the airwaves??"the foundational technology of the communications age??"as told through the forty-year friendship of an entrepreneurial industrialist and a brilliant inventor.

David Sarnoff, the head of RCA and equal parts Steve Jobs, Jack Welch, and William Randolph Hearst, was the greatest supporter of his friend Edwin Armstrong, developer of the first amplifier,...

2016 / 4 / 6
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Enabling the Business of Agriculture 2016: Comparing Regulatory Good Practices

World Bank Group

Enabling the Business of Agriculture 2016: Comparing Regulatory Good Practices by World Bank GroupEnabling the Business of Agriculture 2016 provides a tool for policy makers to identify and analyze legal barriers for the business of agriculture and to quantify transaction costs of dealing with government regulations. Building on an earlier progress report published in November 2014, this volume presents the main results for 40 countries, for the first time using indicator scores to showcase good practices among countries in different stages of agricultural development. It also presents interesting results on the relationship between efficiency and quality of regulations, discriminatory practices...
2016 / 4 / 5
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Worldwide Destinations: The geography of travel and tourism

Brian Boniface & Robyn Cooper & Chris Cooper

Worldwide Destinations: The geography of travel and tourism by Brian Boniface & Robyn Cooper & Chris Cooper

Worldwide Destinations: The Geography of Travel and Tourism is a unique text that explores tourism demand, supply, organisation and resources for a comprehensive range of destinations and every country worldwide. The seventh edition is brought up to date with features such as:

  • An exploration of current issues such as climate change, sustainability, mobilities, emerging markets, demographic changes and the social impacts of tourism.
  • New and updated case studies throughout
  • More emphasis on emerging countries in Africa and Asia.
  • Improved full colour presentation, packed with useful learning resources...
2016 / 4 / 2
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The Economics of Resource Allocation in Health Care: Cost-utility, social value, and fairness

Andrea Klonschinski

The Economics of Resource Allocation in Health Care: Cost-utility, social value, and fairness by Andrea Klonschinski

The question of how to allocate scarce medical resources has become an important public policy issue in recent decades. Cost-utility analysis is the most commonly used method for determining the allocation of these resources, but this book counters the argument that overcoming its inherent imbalances is simply a question of implementing methodological changes.

The Economics of Resource Allocation in Health Care represents the first comprehensive analysis of equity weighting in health care resource allocation that offers a fundamental critique of its basic framework. It offers a critique of health...

2016 / 4 / 2
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Plunkett's Transportation, Supply Chain & Logistics Industry Almanac 2016

Jack W. Plunkett

Plunkett's Transportation, Supply Chain & Logistics Industry Almanac 2016 by Jack W. PlunkettThe immense, global transportation and logistics sector is vital to businesses of all types. This carefully-researched book covers exciting trends in supply chain and logistics management, transportation, just in time delivery, warehousing, distribution, intermodal shipment systems, airlines, trains, marine transport, courier services, logistics services, purchasing and advanced technologies such as RFID. This reference tool includes thorough market analysis as well as our highly respected trends analysis. It contains thousands of contacts for business and industry leaders, industry associations,...
2016 / 4 / 1
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Lean Execution: The Basic Implementation Guide for Maximizing Process Performance

Clifford Fiore

Lean Execution: The Basic Implementation Guide for Maximizing Process Performance by Clifford Fiore

Many books explain how to construct a value stream map, but few explain the process conditions and characteristics required to ensure a value stream map can be completed successfully. Lean Execution: The Basic Implementation Guide for Maximizing Process Performance fills this need.

Although the book explains Lean methods and tools that maximize process performance, its main focus is on providing readers with detailed guidelines, process conditions, and helpful tips for ensuring successful implementation.

Based on Clifford Fiore's insights and experiences gained through years of firsthand application...

2016 / 3 / 31
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An Introduction to Nursing Informatics: Evolution and Innovation

Sue Houston

An Introduction to Nursing Informatics: Evolution and Innovation by Sue HoustonThis book is the ideal gateway to all the professional possibilities this continuously evolving discipline has to offer. Describing the evolution of nursing informatics from its origins to current practice in today's complex, diverse healthcare environment, this book offers the next generation of nurse informaticists a keen understanding of the discipline, best practices, and its scope of influence in healthcare. The book also explores Nursing Informatics as it is practiced today, including technology creation and implementation and the development of influential policies and best practices....
2016 / 3 / 31
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