(BQ) The text places the management of tourism in a structured framework, ordered around four principal themes: Managing the Tourism System, Managing Tourism Businesses, Managing Tourism in its Environment, Contemporary Issues in Tourism Management. Each chapter is written by an acknowledged subject specialist, and highlights current challenges and appropriate management responses to its particular arena. At the same time, each chapter also includes an illustrative case study, and provides suggestions for further reading that offers a more general perspective.
(BQ) Part 2 book "Analyzing politics" has contents: Comparative politics I - Governmental systems - democracy and nondemocracy; comparative politics II - Interest groups, political parties, and elections; international relations I - Introduction; international relations II - Contemporary issues,... and other contents.
Meeting the challenge of attaining overall development has for a long time been the
preoccupation of all nations of the world. Because of the multi-faceted and allencompassing
nature of ‘development’, even the most advanced nations of the world
today are battling with many ‘developmental’ challenges. Suffice it to agree with the
notion that development is a process and not a destination.
Throughout all the editions of How to Cheat in Photoshop – a book which
will, incidentally, teach you how to use Photoshop – I’ve maintained a website
and reader forum to help readers with their photomontage-related problems.
This has included a regular weekly contest, the Friday Challenge. And I’ve
noticed that one of the major issues facing Photoshop artists is not how to
use the Curves dialog, or the Pen tool, or how to save work for the web. One
of the major stumbling blocks, it turns out, is the design process....
Th e Handbook of Employee Benefi ts and Administration is one of the fi rst books that
comprehensively covers the administration of employee benefi ts in public sector
organizations. Th ere is a rich array of chapters from leading scholars and practitioners
in the fi eld examining the contextual issues of employee benefi ts, health and
retirement benefi ts, fi nancial management and benefi ts, and contemporary issues in
employee benefi ts. Th is book is unique as it covers both the social aspects of employee
benefi ts and the fi nancial elements.
Massey’s International Business programme is offered by
the School of Management within the College of Business.
It offers a comprehensive range of papers, which cover
specialised skills and an innovative outlook. Together with
a focus on the impact of the global environment on the
functional areas of international business, the programme
considers areas such as cross-cultural management,
international business strategy, the political economy of
international business, regional economic integration and
contemporary issues relevant to the study of international
"Trust, Responsibility, and Control: The Ethics of Accounting and Finance,"
the Tenth National Conference on Business Ethics, was held on the
campus of Bentley College on October 17-18, 1994. The conference, which
was sponsored by the Center for Business Ethics with the advice and assistance
of members of the Bentley Department of Accountancy, covered a
variety of issues that are of central importance for contemporary businesses.
DOES THE SENSORY ORDER HAVE A USEFUL ECONOMIC FUTURE? Cognition and psychology have become central issues in economics. While this interest represents a radical change in economic theory, it does have a useful history that we believe is only partially recognized by contemporary economists
In open or laparoscopic radical prostatectomy, residual cancer relates with PSA failure. RTURPCa
is probably less invasive than radical prostatectomy and more flexible in the point that the
second operation can be indicated and easily done to eliminate residual cancer when PSA
shows a successive rise. The second RTUR-PCa was required in 46 patients. But this is
considered just a technical issue because the need for the second operation has decreased as
the surgeon has become experienced.
Women’s nutritional conditions differ widely among and within countries. Such conditions
are worst in the less-developed regions and countries of the world, where poverty, social
disparities, discrimination, and different kinds of malnutrition affect large populations.
Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies, by whatever name they are called, have existed from antiquity. Recognition of the widespread use of CAM by the people of the United States has given new emphasis to the need to better understand the effects of these treatments from the perspective of personal and public health.
It is a great pleasure for me to be the editor of the book Contemporary Pediatrics.
Nowadays; there is lot of classical pediatric text books describing various well-known
topics. In these kinds of text books, there have always been similar topics, which are
written with the same styles. Nevertheless, in this book volume, beyond classical
themes, a different approach was made to current pediatric issues and topics.
Great advances have been performed in the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of these
diseases but the search of specific protective or risk biomarkers is an unsolved field.
Since completion of the human genome project a rapid progress in genetics and
bioinformatics have enabled the development of multiple tools as well as a large public
databases, which include genetic and genomic data linked to clinical health data.
My goal in this book is to introduce the reader to the evidence,
both historical and contemporary, for how the reciprocal interactions
between people and nature have developed, the urgency for
action now to prevent truly disastrous consequences, and to make
suggestions as to how we might go about doing so. While the book
does not follow the usual organization for an introduction to human
ecology, cultural ecology, or ecological anthropology text, the book
covers much of this material in what I hope is a more engaging
This new issue of Law and Anthropology encapsulates a selection of the most
salient contributions presented at the International Expert Seminar on ‘Indigenous
Peoples, Constitutional States and Treaties or other Constructive Arrangements
between Peoples and States’, held in Seville under the auspices of the Universidad
Internacional de Andalucía and the Agencia Española de Cooperación
Internacional, on September 10-14, 2001.
(BQ) The Management of Tourism considers and applies management concepts, philosophies and practices to the business of tourism. The book goes beyond a conceptual discussion of tourism, to cover management perspectives both in operational and strategic terms. It has been written to provide students with an understanding of the fundamental business management aspects of tourism, together with the specific techniques required for successful management of the variety of tourism businesses.