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  • How to Write an Emergency Plan

    How to Write an Emergency Plan

    By David Alexander

    The world is becoming more hazardous as natural and social processes combine to create complex situations of increased vulnerability and risk. There is increasing recognition that this trend is creating exigencies that must be dealt with. The common approach is to delegate the task of preparing an...

    Paper - 9781780460130 - $ 48.00

  • Early Intervention

    Early Intervention

    Supporting and strengthening families

    Edited by: Sharon Vincent

    Early investment in vulnerable families - both in terms of the timing of early support or at the onset of issues - is more effective and cheaper than specialist support, which is offered only once problems become complex. One of the best ways...

    Paper - 9781780460369 - $ 32.00

  • Introducing Mineralogy

    Introducing Mineralogy

    By John Mason

    People have been fascinated by minerals since prehistory. The attractions lies in their colors, their beautiful crystal formations, the discoveries of their uses, and the metals that can be obtained from them. Minerals receive attention from a wide variety of people - mining executives, collectors, prospectors, and...

    Paper - 9781780460284 - $ 24.50

  • A Systems Approach to Environmental Management

    A Systems Approach to Environmental Management

    It's not easy being Green

    By Tim O'Higgins, Mohammed Saif Al-Kalbani

    Human activity increasingly dominates the global environment. Effective environmental management - to use, conserve, and maintain natural capital - is a major challenge worldwide. Managing the environment involves juggling a complex set of ecological, economic, and social objectives and...

    Paper - 9781780460260 - $ 24.50

  • A Systems Approach to Environmental Management

    A Systems Approach to Environmental Management

    It's not easy being Green

    By Tim O'Higgins, Mohammed Saif Al-Kalbani

    Human activity increasingly dominates the global environment. Effective environmental management - to use, conserve, and maintain natural capital - is a major challenge worldwide. Managing the environment involves juggling a complex set of ecological, economic, and social objectives and...

    Cloth - 9781780460550 - $ 48.95

  • Adoption and Fostering in Scotland

    Adoption and Fostering in Scotland

    Policy & Practice in Health and Social Care No. 16

    By Gary Clapton, Pauline Hoggan

    Adoption and fostering practice in Scotland is much the same as elsewhere in the UK, especially in relation to: social and demographic changes * developing policies and practices, such as post-adoption information exchanges * responding...

    Paper - 9781906716356 - $ 32.00

  • Alcohol

    Alcohol

    Policy & Practice in Health and Social Care No. 15

    By Ken Barrie

    This book considers alcohol use and its problems in the UK, taking account of mounting concerns about health and anti-social behavior in the early years of the 21st century. These concerns are set against the decreasing price of...

    Paper - 9781906716318 - $ 32.00

  • Almeria

    Almeria

    By Adrian Harvey, Anne Mather

    Spain's Almeria exhibits superb structural geology (especially the fault system). It also includes a complete Neogene sedimentary sequence (itself rare), involving an enormous range of sedimentary environments and classic dry land geomorphology. Exposure of the sedimentary sequences is excellent. The area is spectacular and...

    Paper - 9781780460376 - $ 40.00

  • American Scots

    American Scots

    The Scottish Diaspora and the USA

    By Duncan Sim

    Some 30 million people worldwide claim Scottish ancestry, making the Scots one of the world's largest diasporas. There are few countries around the globe without a Caledonian Society, a Burns Club, a Scottish country dance society, or some similar organization expressing the...

    Cloth - 9781906716332 - $ 44.50

  • Asset-Based Approaches

    Asset-Based Approaches

    Their Rise, Role and Reality

    By Fiona Garven, Jennifer McLean, Lisa Pattoni

    To achieve a fair and just society with positive outcomes for all, there is an imperative to examine both the structural causes of poverty and inequality and the role that public services play in mitigating and reducing...

    Paper - 9781780460529 - $ 32.00