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  • The ethics of warby A. J. Coates

    Manchester University Press 2016; US$ 29.95

    The ethics of war explores the moral limits and possibilities of conflict. The argument proceeds from a just war standpoint which balances rules or principles against the moral capacities and dispositions of belligerents and the particular circumstances in which they act.In this enlarged second edition, a new introduction reflects on the impact of... more...

  • Women, Men and Everyday Talkby J. Coates

    Palgrave Macmillan UK 2013; US$ 46.04

    Bringing together a selection of some of the author's key papers on language and gender, this book provides an overview of the development of language and gender studies over the last 30 years, with particular emphasis on conversational data and on single sex friendship groups. more...

  • Cambodia Nowby Karen J. Coates

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2005; US$ 39.95

    Cambodia has never recovered from its Khmer Rouge past. The genocidal regime of 1975-1979 and the following two decades of civil war ripped the country apart. This work examines Cambodia in the aftermath, focusing on Khmer people of all walks of life and examining through their eyes key facets of Cambodian society, including the ancient Angkor legacy,... more...

  • L-Functions and Arithmeticby J. Coates; M. J. Taylor

    Cambridge University Press 1991; US$ 84.00

    This volume will be of lasting value to students and researchers working in this area. more...

  • Huygens' Principle and Hyperbolic Equationsby Gunther Paul; J. Coates; S. Helgason

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 93.95

    Huygens' Principle and Hyperbolic Equations is devoted to certain mathematical aspects of wave propagation in curved space-times. The book aims to present special nontrivial Huygens' operators and to describe their individual properties and to characterize these examples of Huygens' operators within certain more or less comprehensive classes of general... more...

  • Managing Forests as Complex Adaptive Systemsby Christian Messier; Klaus J. Puettmann; K. David Coates

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 52.26

    This book links the emerging concepts of complexity, complex adaptive system (CAS) and resilience to forest ecology and management. It explores how these concepts can be applied in various forest biomes of the world with their different ecological, economic and social settings, and history. Individual chapters stress different elements of these concepts... more...

  • Promoting Adolescent Healthby Thomas J. Coates; Anne C. Petersen; Cheryl Perry

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 93.95

    Promoting Adolescent Health: A Dialog on Research and Practice is a collection of essays that discusses the insights provided by professionals into the problems of encouraging adolescent health. The book presents the open dialog between the views of pediatrics, cardiologists, psychologists, health educators, sociologists, and nutrition scientists.... more...

  • Analytic Properties of Automorphic L-Functionsby Stephen Gelbart; Freydoon Shahidi; J. Coates; S. Helgason

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 31.95

    Analytic Properties of Automorphic L-Functions is a three-chapter text that covers considerable research works on the automorphic L-functions attached by Langlands to reductive algebraic groups. Chapter I focuses on the analysis of Jacquet-Langlands methods and the Einstein series and Langlands’ so-called “Euler products. This chapter explains how... more...

  • Don Troiani's Civil War Soldiersby Don Troiani; Earl J. Coates; Jennifer Locke Jones

    Stackpole Books 2017; US$ 38.00

    America’s most respected historical artist In the world of historical painting, Don Troiani stands alone, universally acclaimed for his depictions of America’s past. This new collection of Troiani’s work includes his signature battle paintings, detailed paintings of soldiers, and photographs of uniforms, equipment, and artifacts to give... more...

  • A Critique of Silvicultureby Klaus J. Puettmann; K. David Coates; Christian C. Messier

    Island Press 2012; US$ 29.99

    The discipline of silviculture is at a crossroads. Silviculturists are under increasing pressure to develop practices that sustain the full function and dynamics of forested ecosystems and maintain ecosystem diversity and resilience while still providing needed wood products. A Critique of Silviculture offers a penetrating look at the currstate of... more...