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Global Creative Ecosystems: A Critical Understanding of Sustainable Creative and Cultural Production (2023)
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Virani, T. E. (Ed.). (2023). Global Creative Ecosystems: A Critical Understanding of Sustainable Creative and Cultural Production. Palgrave Macmillan (part of Springer Nature). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-33961-5

This book reorients the lens of global creative economies in order to focus on ecological articulations of cultural production ecosystems. While numerous volumes and studies exist of how cities and regions all over the world produce culture, this vol... Read More about Global Creative Ecosystems: A Critical Understanding of Sustainable Creative and Cultural Production.

Ink for Printmaking (2023)
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Hoskins, S. (in press). Ink for Printmaking. London: Bloomsbury Publishing

European Solidarity - Interdisciplinary Perspectives (2023)
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Quenivet, N., & Tava, F. (2023). F. Tava, & N. Quenivet (Eds.). European Solidarity - Interdisciplinary Perspectives. ECPR PRess

What is solidarity and what makes us think it is something important? Is it just an abstract idea or something more like a prosocial practice that can grow to inform legal regulations and political decisions? How is it that solidarity is so widesprea... Read More about European Solidarity - Interdisciplinary Perspectives.

The Atlas of Car Design (2023)
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Barlow, J., Bird, G., & Berk, B. (2023). P. Barker (Ed.). The Atlas of Car Design. Phaidon

A fresh take on an eternally popular subject, charting car design's evolution across centuries and continents

Understanding and Responding to Sibling Sexual Abuse (2023)
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McCartan, K., King-Hill, S., Gilesnan, A., Beavis, J., & Adams, A. (2023). Understanding and Responding to Sibling Sexual Abuse. Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-34010-9

Sibling sexual abuse is believed to be the most common and long-lasting form of all intra-familial abuse, with estimates suggesting that it is five times more prevalent than parent-child sexual abuse. This book draws on unique research from two studi... Read More about Understanding and Responding to Sibling Sexual Abuse.

Public Health Crisis Management and Criminal Liability of Governments (2023)
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Bohlander, M., Kemp, G., & Webster, M. (Eds.). (in press). Public Health Crisis Management and Criminal Liability of Governments. United Kingdom: Hart Publishing. https://doi.org/10.5040/9781509946341

The focus of this book is the possible criminal liability of senior government officials, and in appropriate contexts, the possible criminal responsibility of corporate entities. The chapter on epidemiology aims to give an overview of the origins and... Read More about Public Health Crisis Management and Criminal Liability of Governments.

The University Master Plan: How to Get the Marks You Deserve and Smash Your Degree (2023)
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Liddiatt, J. (2023). The University Master Plan: How to Get the Marks You Deserve and Smash Your Degree. Kindle Direct Publishing

Starting or returning to university can be a daunting and costly step. It is important to ensure that you maximize your chances of success and achieve the classification that you desire. So, let’s take this next step together. Having studied vari... Read More about The University Master Plan: How to Get the Marks You Deserve and Smash Your Degree.

The Pandemic in Britain: COVID-19, British Exceptionalism and Neoliberalism (2023)
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Creaven, S. (2023). The Pandemic in Britain: COVID-19, British Exceptionalism and Neoliberalism. London and New York: Taylor & Francis (Routledge)

This book is to a large degree an attempt to examine the reasons for the UK government’s internationally suboptimal performance in addressing the novel coronavirus pandemic. As such, this is conceived as a work of political and social critique. The t... Read More about The Pandemic in Britain: COVID-19, British Exceptionalism and Neoliberalism.

Nurturing Professional Judgement (2023)
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Knight, B. (in press). I. Menter (Ed.), Nurturing Professional Judgement. St Albuns: Critical Publishing

Guides teacher educators and early carer teacher mentors how to nurture professional judgement in the complex, dynamic and unpredictable environments of classrooms. In-the-moment dilemmas and situation awareness are central to teachers' work, but... Read More about Nurturing Professional Judgement.

Why Elephants Cry: How Observing Unusual Animal Behaviours Can Predict the Weather (and other Environmental Phenomena) (2023)
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Hancock, J. (2023). Why Elephants Cry: How Observing Unusual Animal Behaviours Can Predict the Weather (and other Environmental Phenomena). Taylor & Francis (Routledge)

Why Elephants Cry is a fascinating frolic through the literature and evidence surrounding the use of unusual behavior of animals to measure and predict the environment. The role of animals, from the smallest ant to the biggest elephant, as predictors... Read More about Why Elephants Cry: How Observing Unusual Animal Behaviours Can Predict the Weather (and other Environmental Phenomena).

Organised Crime, Financial Crime, and Criminal Justice: Theoretical Concepts and Challenges (2023)
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Jasinski, D., Phillips, A., & Johnston, E. (Eds.). (2023). Organised Crime, Financial Crime, and Criminal Justice: Theoretical Concepts and Challenges. Taylor & Francis (Routledge)

Organised crime and financial crime are pressing global problems, increasingly recognised as policy priorities both by national governments and international bodies and corporations. This proudly interdisciplinary collection is built on the premise t... Read More about Organised Crime, Financial Crime, and Criminal Justice: Theoretical Concepts and Challenges.

Handbook of Construction Safety, Health and Well-being in the Industry 4.0 Era (2023)
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Manu, P., Gao, S., Bartolo, P. J. S., Francis, V., & Sawhney, A. (Eds.). (2023). Handbook of Construction Safety, Health and Well-being in the Industry 4.0 Era. London: Taylor & Francis (Routledge). https://doi.org/10.1201/9781003213796

This Handbook seeks to examine and advance current understanding of the confluence of construction health, safety and well-being and the broad range of Industry 4.0 technologies in use in the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industry.... Read More about Handbook of Construction Safety, Health and Well-being in the Industry 4.0 Era.

Ethics and Integrity in the Rule of Law and International Law (2023)
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Nartey, M. (2023). Ethics and Integrity in the Rule of Law and International Law. (1). Cambridge Scholarly press: Cambridge Scholarly Press

This book examines the ethics and integrity approach to modelling the rule of law and the international law process by investigating different factors that influence legal and governance systems in society. It explores the foundations of the rule of... Read More about Ethics and Integrity in the Rule of Law and International Law.

Social Imaginary and the Metaphysical Discourse: On the Fundamental Predicament of Contemporary Philosophy and Social Sciences (2023)
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Bouzanis, C. (2023). Social Imaginary and the Metaphysical Discourse: On the Fundamental Predicament of Contemporary Philosophy and Social Sciences. Taylor & Francis (Routledge). https://doi.org/10.4324/9780429201349

This book departs from approaches to truth in social science and ideas in philosophy that connect truth to the ability of language to fulfil certain ‘real-world’ conditions of objectivity. Pointing to an extra-linguistic level in our cognition at whi... Read More about Social Imaginary and the Metaphysical Discourse: On the Fundamental Predicament of Contemporary Philosophy and Social Sciences.

Autism and Criminal Justice The Experience of Suspects, Defendants and Offenders in England and Wales (2023)
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Smith, T. (2023). Autism and Criminal Justice The Experience of Suspects, Defendants and Offenders in England and Wales. Routledge

This collection presents a summary of current knowledge regarding autistic suspects, defendants and offenders in the criminal justice system of England and Wales. The volume examines the interaction between each stage of the criminal justice process... Read More about Autism and Criminal Justice The Experience of Suspects, Defendants and Offenders in England and Wales.

Voice, Agency and Resistance: Emancipatory Discourses in Action (2023)
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Nartey, M. (Ed.). (2023). Voice, Agency and Resistance: Emancipatory Discourses in Action. Taylor & Francis (Routledge)

Drawing on data from Africa, Latin America, North America, and the Arab Levant, this book demonstrates how members of marginalized (disempowered) groups sculpt a positive image for themselves, engage in solidarity formation for group empowerment, and... Read More about Voice, Agency and Resistance: Emancipatory Discourses in Action.

Black Everyday Lives, Material Culture and Narrative: Tings in de House (2023)
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Sobers, S. (2023). Black Everyday Lives, Material Culture and Narrative: Tings in de House. Oxon: Routledge

This book is an exploration of everyday life as experienced through the lens of Black British cultural history and creative practice. The structure of Black Everyday Life, Material Culture and Narrative: Tings In The House examines everyday life... Read More about Black Everyday Lives, Material Culture and Narrative: Tings in de House.

Exploring Leadership: Individual, organizational and societal perspectives, 2nd Edition (2023)
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Bolden, R., Gosling, J., & Hawkins, B. (2023). Exploring Leadership: Individual, organizational and societal perspectives, 2nd Edition. (2nd Edition). Oxford: Oxford University Press

What is leadership and why does it matter? Why do people willingly follow some leaders and not others? How can we develop more inclusive and effective leadership? Leadership is one of the most talked about yet least understood concepts in busine... Read More about Exploring Leadership: Individual, organizational and societal perspectives, 2nd Edition.