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  • Radar Equations for Modern Radarby David K. Barton

    Artech House 2012; US$ 149.00

    Based on the classic Radar Range-Performance Analysis from 1980, this practical volume extends that work to ensure applicability of radar equations to the design and analysis of modern radars. This unique book helps you identify what information on the radar and its environment is needed to predict detection range. Moreover, it provides equations and... more...

  • The Forensic Case Filesby David Barton Smith

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2009; US$ 109.00

    This book provides unique insights into the current heated healthcare reform debate in the United States and the expanding US$2 trillion industry that is the focus of public concern. The author's extensive experience as an educator, consultant, researcher and author of five well-received books on that system provides a unique resource of largely... more...

  • Letter Writing as a Social Practiceby David Barton; Nigel Hall

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2000; US$ 158.00

    This book explores the social significance of letter writing. Letter writing is one of the most pervasive literate activities in human societies, crossing formal and informal contexts. Letters are a common text type, appearing in a wide variety of forms in most domains of life. More broadly, the importance of letter writing can be seen in that the... more...

  • Beyond Communities of Practiceby David Barton; Karin Tusting

    Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 27.00

    This book consists of a set of studies exploring the concept of 'communities of practice'. more...

  • Local Literaciesby David Barton; Mary Hamilton

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95

    Local Literacies is a unique detailed study of the role of reading and writing in people?s everyday lives. By concentrating on a selection of people in a particular community in Lancaster, England, the authors analyse how they use literacy in their day-to-day lives. It follows four people in detail examining how they use local media, their participation... more...

  • Language Onlineby David Barton; Carmen Lee

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 39.95

    In Language Online, David Barton and Carmen Lee investigate the impact of the online world on the study of language. The effects of language use in the digital world can be seen in every aspect of language study, and new ways of researching the field are needed. In this book the authors look at language online from a variety of perspectives,... more...

  • Situated Literaciesby David Barton; Mary Hamilton; Roz Ivanic

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 59.95

    Situated Literacies is a rich and varied collection of key writings from leading international scholars in the field of literacy. Each contribution, written in a clear, accessible style, makes the link between literacies in specific contexts and broader social practices. Detailed ethnographic studies of a wide variety of specific situations, all... more...

  • Expanding the Criminological Imaginationby Alana Barton; Karen Corteen; David Scott; Dave Whyte

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 50.95

    This book brings together a series of writings on the problems facing contemporary criminology, highlighting the main theoretical priorities of critical analysis and their application to substantive case studies of research in action. Its main aim is to establish the conceptual and practical foundations for a new generation of studies in criminology,... more...

  • Monopulse Principles and Techniquesby Samuel M. Sherman; David K. Barton

    Artech House 2011; US$ 109.00

    Monopulse is a type of radar that sends additional information in the signal in order to avoid problems caused by rapid changes in signal strength. Monopulse is resistant to jamming which is one of the main reasons it is used in most radar systems today. This updated and expanded edition of an Artech House classic offers you a current and comprehensive... more...

  • Literacy Lives and Learningby David Barton; Roz Ivanic; Yvon Appleby; Rachel Hodge; Karin Tusting

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 51.95

    Demonstrating what it is like to be an adult learner in today?s world, this book focuses on language, literacy and numeracy learning. The authors explore the complex relationship between learning and adults? lives, following a wide range of individual students in various formal learning situations, from college environments to a young homeless project,... more...