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South Africa's Post-Apartheid Military: Lost in Transition and Transformation (Advanced Sciences and Technologies for Security Applications)
South Africa's Post-Apartheid Military: Lost in Transition and Transformation (Advanced Sciences and Technologies for Security Applications)
This timely book examines how the South African National Defence Force has adapted to the country’s new security, political and social environment since 1994. In South Africa’s changed political state, how has civilian control of the military been implemented and what does this mean for ‘defence in a democracy’? This...
Proceedings of the International Conference of Sustainable Production and Use of Cement and Concrete: ICSPCC 2019 (RILEM Bookseries)
Proceedings of the International Conference of Sustainable Production and Use of Cement and Concrete: ICSPCC 2019 (RILEM Bookseries)
This volume gathers the latest advances, innovations and applications presented by leading international researchers and engineers at the International Conference on Sustainable Production and Use of Cement and Concrete (ICSPCC 2019), held in Villa Clara, Cuba on June 23-30, 2019. It covers highly diverse topics, including sustainable production...
Freedom and Evolution: Hierarchy in Nature, Society and Science
Freedom and Evolution: Hierarchy in Nature, Society and Science
The book begins with familiar designs found all around and inside us (such as the ‘trees’ of river basins, human lungs, blood and city traffic). It then shows how all flow systems are driven by power from natural engines everywhere, and how they are endlessly shaped because of freedom. Finally, Professor Bejan explains...
Hydraulic Structures
Hydraulic Structures

This graduate/upper-division undergraduate textbook provides a solid grounding in the theory underlying the design and analysis of hydraulic structures, including spillways, energy dissipators, culverts, flow measuring structures and others. It describes well-established theory and procedures, as well as recent developments gleaned...

European E-Democracy in Practice (Studies in Digital Politics and Governance)
European E-Democracy in Practice (Studies in Digital Politics and Governance)
This open access book explores how digital tools and social media technologies can contribute to better participation and involvement of EU citizens in European politics. By analyzing selected representative e-participation projects at the local, national and European governmental levels, it identifies the preconditions, best practices...
Senior Cohousing: A New Way Forward for Active Older Adults (SpringerBriefs in Aging)
Senior Cohousing: A New Way Forward for Active Older Adults (SpringerBriefs in Aging)
This book presents a concise description and qualitative exploration of a new residential option for older adults: senior cohousing. It describes the practical, structural and communal aspects of senior cohousing and shares the lived experiences of actual residents. Pursuing an existential-phenomenological approach, the authors visited...
E-waste Recycling and Management: Present Scenarios and Environmental Issues (Environmental Chemistry for a Sustainable World)
E-waste Recycling and Management: Present Scenarios and Environmental Issues (Environmental Chemistry for a Sustainable World)

This book gives up-to-date information and broad views on e-waste recycling and management using the latest techniques for industrialist and academicians. It describes the problems of e-waste generated by all global living communities and its impact on our ecosystems and discusses recycling techniques in detail to reduce its effect...

The Average Consumer in Confusion-based Disputes in European Trademark Law and Similar Fictions
The Average Consumer in Confusion-based Disputes in European Trademark Law and Similar Fictions

This book contends that, with regard to the likelihood of confusion standard, European trademark law applies the average consumer incoherently and inconsistently. To test this proposal, it presents an analysis of the horizontal and vertical level of harmonization of the average consumer. The horizontal part focuses on similar...

Talker Quality in Human and Machine Interaction: Modeling the Listener’s Perspective in Passive and Interactive Scenarios (T-Labs Series in Telecommunication Services)
Talker Quality in Human and Machine Interaction: Modeling the Listener’s Perspective in Passive and Interactive Scenarios (T-Labs Series in Telecommunication Services)

The book discusses subjective ratings of quality and preference of unknown voices and dialog partners – their likability, for example. Human natural and artificial voices are studied in passive listening and interactive scenarios. In this book, the background, state of research, and contributions to the assessment and...

Challenges in Social Network Research: Methods and Applications (Lecture Notes in Social Networks)
Challenges in Social Network Research: Methods and Applications (Lecture Notes in Social Networks)

The book includes both invited and contributed chapters dealing with advanced methods and theoretical development for the analysis of social networks and applications in numerous disciplines. Some authors explore new trends related to network measures, multilevel networks and clustering on networks, while other contributions deepen...

Orchestrating Local Climate Policy in the European Union: Inter?Municipal Coordination and the Covenant of Mayors in Germany and France ... Energy Policy and Climate Protection)
Orchestrating Local Climate Policy in the European Union: Inter?Municipal Coordination and the Covenant of Mayors in Germany and France ... Energy Policy and Climate Protection)
Can we sidestep tedious climate policy negotiations and forge a coalition of the willing instead? Many international organizations and scholars hope to spur local climate action by orchestration, indirect and voluntary governance arrangements. Lena Bendlin looks beyond the apparent success of voluntary initiatives using the example of the...
Digital Cultural Heritage
Digital Cultural Heritage
This book provides an overview of various application spheres and supports further innovations needed in information management and in the processes of knowledge generation. The professions, organizations and scientific associations involved are unusually challenged by the complexity of the data situation.

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