eBooks

  • INTRODUCTION TO NANO SOLAR CELLS
    NING DAI
    This book presents the applications of nanomaterials and nanostructures in photovoltaic solar cells, elaborates how they can help achieve high photoelectric conversion efficiency, and introduces readers to the important work done in this field. It covers the basic physical properties of semiconductors and nanomaterials, as well as the formation and characteristics of the p–n ju...

    $2,999.00

  • HANDBOOK OF BAYESIAN, FIDUCIAL, AND FREQUENTIST INFERENCE
    JAMES BERGER
    The emergence of data science, in recent decades, has magnified the need for efficient methodology for analyzing data and highlighted the importance of statistical inference. Despite the tremendous progress that has been made, statistical science is still a young discipline and continues to have several different and competing paths in its approaches and its foundations. While ...

    $3,399.00

  • PRACTICAL PRESCRIBING FOR NURSES
    BARRY STRICKLAND-HODGE / REBECCA DICKINSON / HELEN BRADBURY
    Preparing nurses for prescribing with a complete overview of the knowledge, theory and skills for safe and effective practice. This accessible and engaging textbook covers the full spectrum of knowledge from the policy and legal aspects of working with medicines, through to the pharmacology of drugs as well as the practical skills required to make a diagnosis and work effective...

    $650.42

  • HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY
    DAVID F. MARKS / MICHAEL MURRAY / EMEE VIDA ESTACIO / RACHEL A. ANNUNZIATO / ABIGAIL LOCKE / GARETH J. TR
    Health Psychology takes a truly international and critical biopsychosocial approach, providing students with a holistic understanding of health behaviour, culture and change. Thoroughly updated with the latest research, this comprehensive introduction to foundational and cutting-edge topics in health psychology gives you the tools you need to critically appraise theory and rese...

    $924.28

  • GREATER EXPECTATIONS: ENABLING ACHIEVEMENT FOR DISADVANTAGED STUDENTS
    IAN WARWICK / ALEX CROSSMAN
    How can greater expectations lead to greater outcomes for schools and the students they teach? The London Academy of Excellence (LAE), Newham, is one of the leading sixth-form schools in the UK. The LAE’s mission is to combat disadvantage by providing ambitious young people from lower-income homes with an education on a par with the best available in the independent sector. In ...

    $511.41

  • CRIMINOLOGICAL AND FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY
    HELEN GAVIN
    A truly modern approach to criminological and forensic psychology, this engaging text explores all aspects of the field, from defining forensic psychology, through the psychological explanations of crime and specific crime types, to the application of psychology in detection and investigation, the court room, and prison. This new edition has been fully updated to include more c...

    $971.67

  • A HANDS-ON INTRODUCTION TO BIG DATA ANALYTICS
    FUNMI OBEMBE / OFER ENGEL
    This practical textbook offers a hands-on introduction to big data analytics, helping you to develop the skills required to hit the ground running as a data professional. It complements theoretical foundations with an emphasis on the application of big data analytics, illustrated by real-life examples and datasets. Containing comprehensive coverage of all the key topics in this...

    $920.53

  • DIGITAL CULTURE AND SOCIETY
    KATE ORTON-JOHNSON
    This book provides a critical introduction to the ways in which digital technologies have enabled new types of interactions, experiences and collaborations across a range of platforms and media, profoundly shaping our socio-cultural landscapes. These discussions are grounded in classical sociological concepts; community, the self, gender, consumption, power and exclusion and in...

    $698.92

  • UNDERSTANDING DEFI
    ALEXANDRA DAMSKER
    Decentralized finance (DeFi) is a rapidly growing field in fintech, having grown from $700 million to $100 billion over the past three years alone. But the lack of reliable information makes this area both risky and murky. In this practical book, experienced securities attorney Alexandra Damsker explains DeFi's role in both blockchain and finance. Ideal for developers looking t...

    $681.00

  • ZERO TRUST NETWORKS
    RAZI RAIS / CHRISTINA MORILLO / EVAN GILMAN / DOUG BARTH
    This practical book provides a detailed explanation of the zero trust security model. Zero trust is a security paradigm shift that eliminates the concept of traditional perimeter-based security and requires you to "always assume breach" and "never trust but always verify." The updated edition offers more scenarios, real-world examples, and in-depth explanations of key concepts ...

    $681.00

  • LEAN ANALYTICS
    ALISTAIR CROLL / BENJAMIN YOSKOVITZ
    Whether you're a startup founder trying to disrupt an industry or an entrepreneur trying to provoke change from within, your biggest challenge is creating a product people actually want. Lean Analytics steers you in the right direction. This book shows you how to validate your initial idea, find the right customers, decide what to build, how to monetize your business, and how t...

    $454.00

  • THE HANDBOOK OF MUSIC THERAPY
    LESLIE BUNT, SARAH HOSKYNS, SANGEETA SWAMY
    The Handbook of Music Therapy takes the reader on a journey through the historical and contemporary landscape of the field of music therapy, updated with the latest practical, sociocultural and theoretical perspectives and developments in music therapy. The second edition is divided into four parts: foundation and context; music therapy practice; learning and teaching; and prof...

    $799.00