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- Intellect Books Ltd 2014; US$ 25.00
British playwright Howard Barker coined the term ?theatre of catastrophe? to describe his unique brand of complex, poetic, ambiguous, and often unsettling drama. Revered by many ? not least in continental Europe, North America and Australia ? as one of the greatest living dramatists in the English language, Barker is also a celebrated poet, theater... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95
This book provides an account of the distinctive way in which penal power developed outside the metropolitan centre. Proposing a radical revision of the Foucauldian thesis that criminological knowledge emerged in the service of a new form of power ? discipline ? that had inserted itself into the very centre of punishment, it argues that Foucault?s... more...
- Institute of Education Press 2012; US$ 37.95
Acclaimed theatre company Oily Cart presents a rich and illuminating picture of its three decades of skilled interactive theatre making for young children and for children and young adults with learning disabilities or on the spectrum of autism. more...
- Manchester University Press 2013; US$ 23.99
Paul Auster provides the first extended analysis of Auster's essays, poetry, fiction, films and collaborative projects. It explores his key themes of identity; language and writing; metropolitan living and community; and storytelling and illusion. By tracing how Auster's representations of New York and city life have matured from a position of urban... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2013; US$ 21.00
Long before the hit TV show E.R., emergency room doctor Mark Brown decided that the world just had to know about real life in a hospital's E.R. He canvassed 15,000 doctors and nurses across the country, asking them to contribute the stories, dramas, the ridiculous sagas, and the immensely humorous moments that make up their lives in the war zone, or... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 67.95
This highly controversial new book considers how the dangerous offender has become such a figure of collective anxiety for the citizens of rationalised Western societies. The authors consider: * ideas of danger and social threat in historical perspective * legal responses to violent criminals * attempts to predict dangerous behaviour * why particular... more...
- CRC Press 2008; US$ 6.95
A Simple Guide for Creating Efficient Winning Organizations Designed to help businesses understand the criteria for the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, this work is not about the award, but rather is a concise explanation about how to use the criteria to improve an organization. Employed by thousands of organizations around the world,... more...
- CRC Press 2009; US$ 35.95
Updated yearly to match changing requirement, this guide is designed to help you understand the criteria for the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award . Most organizations that use the Baldrige criteria have no interest in applying for, or winning, the award. It is not about the award, or how to win it. Rather, it is about how to interpret and... more...
- Springer London 2012; US$ 118.26
This volume presents a variety of papers bearing on the relation between deontic logics, logics of action, and normative systems, i.e. systems of or about interacting agents (computers, human beings, corporations, etc.) whose behaviour is subject to ideal constraints that may not always be fulfilled in practice. The papers range from theoretical studies... more...