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Edward Elgar Publishing

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  • System Innovation and the Transition to Sustainabilityby B. Elzen; F.W. Geels; K. Green

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2004; US$ 40.00

    Modern societies face several structural problems such as transport congestion and greenhouse gas emissions due to the widespread use of fossil fuels. To address these important societal problems and achieve sustainability in the broad sense, major transformations are required, but this poses an enormous challenge given the complexity of the processes... more...

  • Women and Minorities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematicsby R.J. Burke; M.C. Mattis

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2007; US$ 40.00

    Scientific and technological advances and innovations are critical to the economic performance of developed countries and the standard of living of the citizens. This book discusses the nature and size of the problem and shows why increasing the number of women and minorities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics industries is vital. more...

  • Towards the Third Generation Universityby J.G. Wissema

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2009; US$ 40.00

    Shows that universities are subject to fundamental change, evolving from science-based, monodisciplinary institutions into transfunctional and 'international know-how hubs'. This book explores the combination of forces that propel this dramatic change, tracing the historic development of universities, and exploring technology-based enterprises. more...

  • Ethics and Organizational Practiceby Sara Louise Muhr; Bent Meier Sorensen; Steen Vallentin

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2010; US$ 40.00

    A collection of critical explorations and discussions of managerial ethics and their moral foundations. It covers topics from corporate social responsibility and individual morality to primatology, psychopathology and corruption. It presents a philosophically informed critique of simplified notions of managerial and organizational ethics. more...

  • Why I, Too, Am Not a Conservativeby James M. Buchanan

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2006; US$ 40.00

    Nobel Laureate James Buchanan collects in this volume original and recent hard-to-find essays exploring liberalism and conservatism as distinct ways of looking and thinking about the realm of human interaction. Classical liberalism is presented here as a coherent political and economic position, as distinguished from both modern liberalism and conservatism. more...

  • The Economic Valuation of Patentsby Federico Munari; Raffaele Oriani

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2011; US$ 40.00

    The Economic Valuation of Patents provides an original and essential analysis of patent valuation, presenting the main methodologies to value patents in different contexts. Starting with an analysis of the relevance of patent valuation from a strategic, economic and legal perspective, the book undertakes a thorough review of the existing financial... more...

  • The Competitive Dynamics of Entrepreneurial Market Entryby Gideon Markman; Phillip H. Phan

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2011; US$ 40.00

    Research on general market entry usually focuses on large enterprises. Often, however, small entrants can alter the competitive dynamics of an industry. This volume brings together the most prominent thought leaders and the best research on the asymmetric entrant-incumbent dynamics. The ideas presented offer a more nuanced perspective on how, when,... more...

  • The Water–Energy Nexus in the American Westby Douglas S. Kenney; Robert Wilkinson

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2011; US$ 40.00

    The nexus between water and energy raises a set of public policy questions that go far beyond water and energy. Economic vitality and management of scarce and precious resources are at stake. This book contributes to the body of knowledge and understanding regarding water, energy, and the links between the two in the American West and beyond. The research... more...

  • Public International Lawby Gideon Boas

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2012; US$ 40.00

    Public International Law offers both a comprehensive understanding of international law as well as a fresh and highly accessible approach. While explaining the theory and development of international law, this work also examines how it functions in practice. Case studies and recent examples are infused in the discussion on each topic, and critical... more...

  • Furthering Environmental Impact Assessmentby Anastassios Perdicoulis; Bridget Durning; Lisa Palframan

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2012; US$ 40.00

    The environmental impact of development projects is currently studied and mitigated from two distinct perspectives: before and after project implementation, with environmental impact assessment (EIA) and environmental management systems (EMS) being the main instruments on the respective sides. This double perspective creates a discontinuity in the... more...