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  • Architectures of Illusionby Francois Penz

    Intellect Books Ltd 2003; US$ 25.00

    The world of media production is in a state of rapid transformation. In this age of the Internet, interactivity and digital broadcasting, do traditional standards of quality apply or must we identify and implement new criteria? This profile of the work of the Cambridge University Moving Image Studio (CUMIS), presents a strong argument that new developments... more...

  • Gemeindebezogene Gesundheitsförderungby Holger Penz

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2008; US$ 46.65

    Dieses Buch ist der Abschluss eines mehrjährigen Projektes. Hintergrund bilden zwei parallele Entwicklungen, die in der vorliegenden Arbeit zu einer Verei- gung gefunden haben. Auf der einen Seite steht die Einführung eines flächen- ckenden Programmes zur Gesundheitsförderung in ländlichen Gemeinden, auf der anderen Seite der Start des Studienganges... more...

  • Migration, Refugee Policy, and State Building in Postcommunist Europeby Oxana Shevel

    Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 88.00

    This book is the first systematic comparative analysis explaining why similar postcommunist states vary in their receptivity to refugees. more...

  • Cinematic Aided Designby François Penz

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 53.95

    Cinematic Aided Design: An Everyday Life Approach to Architecture provides architects, planners, designer practitioners, politicians and decision makers with a new awareness of the practice of everyday life through the medium of film. This novel approach will also appeal to film scholars and film practitioners with an interest in spatial and architectural... more...

  • Urban Cinematicsby François Penz; Andong Lu

    Intellect Books Ltd 2011; US$ 25.00

    Urban Cinematics surveys the mechanisms by which cinema contributes to our understanding of cities to address two key issues: How do filmmakers make use of urban spaces, and how do urban spaces make use of cinema? Merging the disciplines of architecture, landscape design, and urban planning with film studies, this book explores the potential of cinema... more...

  • Cinematic Urban Geographiesby François Penz; Richard Koeck

    Palgrave Macmillan US 2017; US$ 106.20

    This book proposes new methodological tools and approaches in order to tease out and elicit the different facets of urban fragmentation through the medium of cinema and the moving image, as a contribution to our understanding of cities and their topographies. In doing so it makes a significant contribution to the literature in the growing field of... more...

  • Liquid Phase Oxidation via Heterogeneous Catalysisby Mario G. Clerici; Oxana A. Kholdeeva

    Wiley 2013; US$ 144.00

    Sets the stage for environmentally friendly industrial organic syntheses From basic principles to new and emerging industrial applications, this book offers comprehensive coverage of heterogeneous liquid-phase selective oxidation catalysis. It fully examines the synthesis, characterization, and application of catalytic materials for environmentally... more...

  • The Routledge Handbook of Ecolinguisticsby Alwin F. Fill; Hermine Penz

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 205.00

    The Routledge Handbook of Ecolinguistics is the first comprehensive exploration into the field of ecolinguistics, also known as language ecology. Organized into three sections that treat the different topic areas of ecolinguistics, the Handbook begins with chapters on language diversity, language minorities and language endangerment, with authors... more...

  • Displacement by Developmentby Peter Penz; Jay Drydyk; Pablo S. Bose

    Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 28.00

    Identifies ethical issues raised in displacing people through development, and how an allocation of responsibilities aids compensation and environmental stability. more...

  • Mathematical Modeling in Mechanics of Granular Materialsby Oxana Sadovskaya; Vladimir Sadovskii; Holm Altenbach

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 212.60

    This book covers numerical modeling of behavior of granular materials, building mixed-type models, describing the flow of granular materials in the presence of quasi-static deformation zones, with a numerical realization of models on multiprocessor computers. more...