|| COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, PROGRAMS AND DATA
|| 1 Vacca, John R (ed)
Computer and information security handbook / John R Vacca
--2nd ed-- Waltham: Morgan Kaufmann, 2013.
xxviii,1171p. , 28cm.
ISBN : 9780123943972.
005.8 VAC 141585
This book provides a complete overview of computer
security and privacy. It offers coverage of security
theory, technology, and practice as they relate to
established technologies as well as recent advances. The
book explores practical solutions to many security
** Computer networks -- Security measures
|| SPECIAL COMPUTER METHODS
|| 2 Felfernig, Alexander (ed)
Knowledge-based configuration : from research to business
cases / Alexander Felfernig and others.-- Amsterdam:
Morgan Kaufmann, 2014.
xxiii, 357p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780124158177.
006.33 FEL 141590
This book incorporates knowledge representation
formalisms to capture complex product models and
reasoning methods to provide intelligent interactive
behavior with the user.
** Expert systems (Computer science) , Expert Systems
3 Krum, Randy
Cool infographics : effective communication with data
visualization and design / Randy Krum.-- Indiana: Wiley,
xix, 348p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9781118582305.
006.6 KRU 141596
Make information memorable with creative visual design
techniques Research shows that visual information is more
quickly and easily understood, and much more likely to be
remembered. This book presents the design process and the
best software tools for creating infographics that
communicate. It offers graphic designers, marketers, and
business professionals vital information on the most
effective ways to present data.
** Computer graphics , Charts, diagrams, etc. -- Design ,
|| LIBRARY OPERATIONS
|| 4 Suman, Aparajita
From knowledge abstraction to management : using
Ranganathan-s faceted schema to develop conceptual
frameworks for digital libraries / Aparajita Suman.--
Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2014.
xvi, 254p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9781843347033.
025.04 SUM 141632
This book of information in the contemporary world
entails demand for efficient knowledge management (KM)
systems, a logical method of information organization
that will allow proper semantic querying to identify
things that match meaning in natural language.
** Digital libraries , Information organization ,
Information storage and retrieval systems , Semantic Web
|| 5 Cohen, Jonathan R
Science, culture, and free spirits : a study of
Nietzsche-s Human, All-Too-Human / Jonathan R Cohen.--
New York: Humanity Books, 2010.
305p. , 21cm.
ISBN : 9781591026808.
128 NIE 141582
In this book, the author argues that -Human, All Too
Human- (1878) represents the crucial watershed for
Nietzsche-s philosophical development, the moment at
which he becomes who he is. He establishes the overall
framework of his later philosophy as the overcoming of
metaphysical barriers to the emergence of free spirits
who will be the avant-garde of culture. His use of
science to accomplish this goal gives this work a
positivistic slant unique in his corpus. The author
explains Nietzsche-s turnabout from his earlier
philosophy, analyzes the argumentative tactics by which
Nietzsche deploys science to undercut traditional
metaphysics, describes the character of the free spirits,
and examines the division of labor scheme that Nietzsche
prescribes for cultural progress.
** Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, -- 1844-1900. --
Menschliches, Allzumenschliches , Human beings
|| 6 Skorupski, John (ed)
The Routledge companion to ethics / John Skorupski.--
London: Routledge, 2013.
xxiv, 850p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780415415163.
170 SKO 141549
This book opens with a comprehensive historical overview
of ethics, including chapters on Plato, Aristotle, Hume,
and Kant, and ethical thinking in China, India and the
Arabic tradition. The second part covers the domain of
meta-ethics. The third part covers important challenges
to ethics from the fields of anthropology, psychology,
sociobiology and economics. The fourth and fifth sections
cover competing theories of ethics and the nature of
morality respectively, with entries on consequentialism,
Kantian morality, virtue ethics, relativism, evil, and
responsibility amongst many others. A comprehensive final
section includes the most important topics and
controversies in applied ethics, such as rights, justice
and distribution, the end of life, the environment,
poverty, war and terrorism. .
** Ethics , Philosophy
7 Eggleston, Ben (ed)
The Cambridge companion to utilitarianism / Ben Eggleston
and Dale E Miller.-- New York: Cambridge University Press
xiii, 387p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9781107656710.
171.5 EGG 141500
The book offers a comprehensive overview of one of the
most important and frequently discussed accounts of
8 Rao, G P
Remaking ourselves, enterprise and society : an Indian
approach to human values in management / G P Rao.--
Surrey: Gower Publishing, 2014.
xx, 264p. , 25cm.
ISBN : 9781409448846.
174.4 RAO 141617
This book is about adherence to human values at an
institutional level, and its starting point is the belief
that human beings have basic goodness, which in turn is
reflected in the desire to be of help to others and to do
** Management -- Moral and ethical aspects -- India ,
Business ethics -- India
|| SOCIOLOGY and ANTHROPOLOGY
|| 9 Vidal, Laurent
Anthropology in the making : research in health and
development / Laurent Vidal.-- New York: Routledge, 2014.
x, 181p. , 23cm.
(Routledge studies in anthropology, 16).
ISBN : 9780415717823.
301.01 VID 141556
This book investigates the -science of otherness- across
four multi-disciplinary research projects in Africa,
examining the practices of health workers, the behaviors
of patients, and the organization and management of
health systems struggling with AIDS, tuberculosis, and
malaria. Balancing epistemological considerations with
the practical concerns thrown up by real-life situations,
the author explores the researcher-s choices - of method,
objective, and terrain.
** Anthropology -- Philosophy , Anthropology -- Africa,
Sub-Saharan -- Case studies , SOCIAL SCIENCE / Research
|| SOCIAL INTERACTION
|| 10 Parker, Ian
Psychology after psychoanalysis : psychosocial studies
and beyond / Ian Parker.-- London: Routledge, 2015.
x, 124p. , 21cm.
(Psychology after critique, 4).
ISBN : 9781848722132.
302 PAR 141685
This book is about the impact of psychoanalysis on
critical debates in psychology. It includes a clear
account of psychoanalysis, and the different varieties of
the approach that are at work inside and outside the
discipline of psychology. It explores the status of
psychoanalysis as a series of concepts and as a
methodology, and shows how its clinical practice is
crucial to the way that it operates now in an academic
context. In doing so, the book sheds light on the
arguments currently occurring inside psychoanalysis, with
discussion of its relation to critical psychology,
psychosocial research, the health professions, culture
and social theory.
** Psychoanalysis , Critical psychology , Social
11 Bhavani, K Durga (ed)
Woman as spectator and spectacle : essays on women and
media / K Durga Bhavani and C Vijayasree.-- Bangalore:
Foundation Books, 2010.
xiv, 106p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9788175967687.
302.23082 BHA 141624
This book explores the role of women both as objects of
media representations as well as the producers and
consumers of it. The articles interweave the regional and
linguistic reading of media texts with global feminist
** Women in mass media -- Congresses , Mass media --
India -- Congresses , Mass media
|| SOCIAL GROUPS
|| 12 Roy, Rahul
A Little book on men / Rahul Roy.-- New Delhi: Yoda Press
, 2012. 25cm.
ISBN : 9788190363488.
305.31 ROY 141637
-A Little Book on Men-, a graphic book, attempts to
address many of the issues and questions that surround
masculinity in a creative and reader-friendly manner
through drawings, text and video frames.
** Men-s studies -- India , Masculinity -- India , Men --
India -- Attitudes
13 Chatterjee, Piya (ed)
States of trauma : gender and violence in South Asia /
Piya Chatterjee, Manali Desai and Parama Roy.-- New Delhi
: Zubaan, 2009.
viii, 342p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9788189884116.
305.420954 CHA 141619
** Women -- Violence against -- South Asia , Feminism --
South Asia , Violence -- South Asia
14 Gottschalk, Peter
Beyond Hindu and Muslim : multiple identity in narratives
from village India / Peter Gottschalk.-- Oxford: Oxford
University Press, 2000.
xviii, 215p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780195189155.
305.80095412 GOT 141701
Questioning the conventional depiction of India as a
nation divided between religious communities, Gottschalk
shows that individuals living in India have multiple
identities, some of which cut across religious
boundaries. The stories narrated by villagers living in
the northern state of Bihar depict everyday social
interactions that transcend the simple divide of Hindu
** India -- Ethnic relations , Group identity -- India ,
Ethnicity -- India
|| CULTURE and INSTITUTIONS
|| 15 Chakravorty, Sanjoy
Fragments of inequality : social, spatial and
evolutionary analyses of income distribution / Sanjoy
Chakravorty.-- New York: Routledge, 2014.
xi, 263p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780415952965.
306.3 CHA 141644
This book argues that social fragmentation and spatial
fragmentation are the principal sources of income
inequality, and shows how these factors change and
thereby effect changes in distributional patterns.
** Income distribution , Equality
16 Revathi, A
Our lives, our words : telling Aravani lifestories / A
Revathi.-- New Delhi: Yoda Press, 2011.
xii, 80p. , 21cm.
ISBN : 9789380403069.
306.76 REV 141615
** Eunuchs -- India -- Tamil Nadu -- Biography , Tamil
Nadu (India) -- Biography , Eunuchs
17 Gupta, Sunil
Wish you were here : memories of a gay life / Sunil Gupta
-- New Delhi: Yoda Press, 2008.
128p. , 21cm.
ISBN : 9788190666800.
306.7660222 GUP 141623
Part of the first rank of a creative -migrant- generation
which became increasingly visible on the global visual
art scene in the 1980s, Sunil Gupta welds together a new
language of aesthetics, art, and politics in his work.
This book is more than just a memoir of a life, it is a
journey through the creation of a new visual vocabulary
that transformed words like diaspora, sexuality, sex,
migration, home, AIDS, and disease into images that
revealed and provoked other ways of seeing and
understanding. Documenting how the intimate and the
personal became political in places as different and as
similar as Delhi, London, San Francisco and Tilonia, it
is a fiercely contemporary work which will define new
directions in Indian visual art as well as in ongoing
debates about difference and sexuality.
** Gupta, Sunil, -- 1953- -- Friends and associates ,
Gupta, Sunil, -- 1953- -- Family , Gay men in art
|| 18 Bolchover, Joshua
Rural urban framework : transforming the Chinese
countryside / Joshua Bolchover and John Lin.-- Basel:
192p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9783038214496.
307.720951 BOL 141609
Rural Urban Framework is a work group at the University
of Hong Kong that not only researches the far-reaching
changes of the last thirty years in China-s rural areas,
but has also realized concrete projects aimed at
improving supply and infrastructure on site. In this
publication, the authors present the results of their
** Rural renewal -- China , Rural development -- China ,
China -- Rural conditions
19 Miles, Malcolm (ed)
The City cultures reader / Malcolm Miles, Tim Hall and
Iain Borden.-- London: Routledge, 2000.
xii, 338p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780415207348.
307.76 MIL 141612
This is a collection of 60 texts on the cultural aspects,
frameworks and perceptions of cities, reflecting the
concerns about diversity and difference rather than
conventional notions of universality.
** Cities and towns , City and town life , Culture
20 Taylor, Peter J (ed)
Cities in globalization : practices, policies and
theories / Peter J Taylor and others.-- London: Routledge
xvi, 330p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780415409841.
307.76 TAY 141707
This book covers four key themes beginning with the
different ways of measuring a -world city network-,
ranging from analyses of corporate structures to airline
** Cities and towns , Globalization
|| SYSTEMS OF GOVERNMENTS and STATES
|| 21 Kim, Sungmoon
Confucian democracy in East Asia : theory and practice /
Sungmoon Kim.-- New York: Cambridge University Press,
xii, 321p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9781107641211.
321.8095 KIM 141528
This book explores a mode of democracy that is culturally
relevant and socially practicable in the contemporary
pluralistic context of historically Confucian East Asian
societies, by critically engaging with the two most
dominant theories of Confucian democracy - Confucian
communitarianism and meritocratic elitism. It constructs
a mode of public reason (and reasoning) that is morally
palatable to East Asians who are still saturated in
Confucian customs by reappropriating Confucian
familialism and using this perspective to theorize on
Confucian democratic welfarism and political meritocracy.
** Democracy -- East Asia , East Asia -- Politics and
government , POLITICAL SCIENCE / History and Theory ,
Confucianism and state
|| INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
|| 22 Bayly, C A
Empire and information : intelligence gathering and
social communication in India, 1780-1870 / C A Bayly.--
New Delhi: Cambridge University Press, 2014.
xiv, 412p. 22cm.
(Cambridge studies in Indian history and society, 1).
ISBN : 9788175960657.
327.1241054 BAY 141641
This book shows how networks of Indian spies were
recruited by the British to secure military, political
and social information about their subjects. The author
also examines the social and intellectual origins of
these -native informants-, and considers how the colonial
authorities interpreted and often misinterpreted the
information they supplied.
** Intelligence service -- India -- History ,
Communication -- Social aspects -- India -- History ,
India -- Politics and government -- 1765-1947
23 Houben, Marc
International crisis management : the approach of
European states / Marc Houben.-- London: Routledge, 2012.
xxi, 315p. , 23cm.
(Routledge studies in governance and change in the global
ISBN : 9780415655248.
327.4 HOU 141565
This book offers a comparative analysis of the
preconditions and constraints nine European states place
on their participation in international crisis management
operations and the important consequences of such
decisions, and provides a theoretical framework to help
the reader understand this complex decision-making
** Europe, Western -- Foreign relations -- 1989- ,
Europe, Western -- Foreign relations -- Decision making ,
National security -- Europe, Western
|| 24 Dewan, Ritu (ed)
Macroeconomics and gender / Ritu Dewan and K Seeta Prabhu
-- New Delhi: Zubaan, 2009.
vi, 236p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9788189884512.
338.954 DEW 141638
** Women in economic development -- India , Budget
process -- India , Macroeconomics
|| MACROECONOMICS and RELATED TOPICS
|| 25 Shome, Parthasarathi (ed)
The G20 macroeconomic agenda : India and the emerging
economies / Parthasarathi Shome.-- New Delhi: Cambridge
University Press, 2014.
xii, 304p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9781107051102.
339.5091724 SHO 141505
This book corresponds to the major themes of the G20
agenda. It explores the purpose and evolution of global
governance groupings such as the G7 and G8, and also
discusses the progress of G20 financial sector reform
initiatives - global standards such as Basel III and
macro prudential framework and tools.
** Group of Twenty countries , International economic
relations , International finance
|| PRIVATE LAW
|| 26 Narrain, Arvind (ed)
Law like love : queer perspectives on law / Arvind
Narrain and Alok Gupta.-- New Delhi: Yoda Press, 2011.
lvi, 590p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9789380403144.
346.54013 NAR 141635
With the landmark Delhi High Court victory in July 2009,
sexuality and the law entered mainstream, legal and
public discourse in India inviting both celebration and
resistance. How do we understand this conversation? The
July judgement stands on the shoulders of a much longer
history, argue the writers in this contemporary and
critical volume on queering the law. A longer history
that shapes, unsettles and challenges both legal and
queer histories and begins new conversations on the
intersections between bodies, politics, activism,
sexuality, identity and law. Some playful, some critical
and others reflective and irreverent, this unique
collection of pieces brings the life, structures and
institutions of law alive and shine with relevance in the
** Sexual minorities -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- India
, Sex and law -- India , Queer theory -- India
|| GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATIO
|| 27 D-Agostino, Maria J (ed)
Women in public administration : theory and practice /
Maria J D-Agostino and Helisse Levine.-- London: Jones
and Bartlett Learning, 2011.
xxiv, 333p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780763777258.
352.6082 DAG 141583
This book provides a comprehensive exploration of the
gender dimension in public administration through a
unique collection of writings by women in the field.
** Women in public life , Women in public life -- United
States , Women public officers
|| SOCIAL PROBLEMS and SOCIAL WELFARE IN GENERAL
|| 28 Steinberg, Dominique Moyse
A Mutual-aid model for social work with groups /
Dominique Moyse Steinberg.--3rd ed-- London: Routledge,
xiii, 266p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780415703222.
361.4 STE 141684
This book examines the role of mutual aid groups and
social workers in helping members of oppressed,
vulnerable, and resilient populations regain control over
their lives. The chapters reveal the ways in which mutual
aid processes help individuals overcome social and
emotional trauma in contemporary society by reducing
isolation, universalizing individual problems, and
** Social group work -- United States , Self-help groups
- United States , Life cycle, Human
29 Sirovatka, Tomas (ed)
Innovation in social services : the public-private mix in
service provision, fiscal policy and employment / Tomas
Sirovatka and Bent Greve.-- Surrey: Ashgate Publishing,
xviii, 278p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9781409463474.
361.94 SIR 141634
This book provides readers with new knowledge and
evidence of the options regarding social innovation in
social services. Furthermore, it provides a comparative
European perspective on how the interplay between a
public and private mix of social service on the one hand
might help in creating jobs, and, on the other, be a way
of coping with the needs and expectations of higher level
of services in the core areas of the welfare state.
** Social service -- Europe , Public-private sector
cooperation -- Europe , Europe -- Social policy
|| SOCIAL WELFARE PROBLEMS and SERVICES
|| 30 Burns, Lawton Robert (ed)
India-s healthcare industry : innovation in delivery,
financing, and manufacturing / Lawton Robert Burns.-- New
Delhi: Cambridge University Press, 2014.
xx, 580p. , 25cm.
ISBN : 9781107044371.
362.10954 BUR 141510
This book analyzes the historical development and current
state of India-s healthcare industry using some
interesting case studies.
** Medical care -- India , Biomedical engineering --
India , Health facilities -- India
|| OTHER SOCIAL PROBLEMS and SERVICES
|| 31 Harrison, Rodney
Heritage : critical approaches / Rodney Harrison.--
London: Routledge, 2013.
xv, 268p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780415591973.
363.69 HAR 141548
This book provides a critical account of the emergence of
heritage studies as an interdisciplinary field of
academic study. This is presented as part of a broader
examination of the function of heritage in late modern
societies, with a particular focus on the changes which
have resulted from the globalisation of heritage during
the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries.
** Cultural property , Historic preservation , Culture
|| PUBLIC POLICY ISSUES IN EDUCATION
|| 32 Hertzog, Esther
Patrons of women : literacy projects and gender
development in rural Nepal / Esther Hertzog.-- Delhi:
Foundation Books, 2013.
xvii, 259p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9789382264613.
379.24095496 HER 141616
This book demonstrates that the professed goal of women-s
empowerment is a pretext for promoting economic
organizational goals and the interests of local elites.
The author shows how a project intended to benefit women,
through teaching them literary and agricultural skills,
fails to provide them with any of the promised resources.
She draws attention to the complexity of the process and
the active role played by the Nepalese rural women who
pursue their own interests and aspirations within this
** Literacy programs -- Nepal , Rural women -- Nepal --
Social conditions , Women in rural development -- Nepal
|| TRANSPORTATION; GROUND TRANSPORTATION
|| 33 Small, Kenneth A
The Economics of urban transportation / Kenneth A Small
and Erik T Verhoef.-- London: Routledge, 2007.
xvi, 276p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780415285155.
388.4 SMA 141704
This book covers areas such as parking policies,
reliability of travel times, and the privatization of
transportation services, as well as updated treatments of
congestion modelling, environmental costs, and transit
subsidies. It includes various basic topics needed for
any application of economics to transportation.
** Urban transportation -- Economic aspects , Urban
transportation , Urban transportation -- Research
|| GENERAL CUSTOMS
||34 Claflin, Kyri W (ed)
Writing food history : a global perspective / Kyri W
Claflin and Peter Scholliers.-- London: Berg, 2012.
viii, 296p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9781847888082.
394.12 CLA 141705
This book examines the contribution of food history to
the development of food studies, exploring the ways
multidisciplinary research has advanced food history.
Written by prominent scholars, tackling ancient to modern
food history writing across the globe, this is a unique
addition to the growing literature on food history.
** Food habits -- History , Food preferences -- History ,
Dinners and dining -- History
|| 35 Baker, Mona (ed)
Routledge encyclopedia of translation studies / Mona
Baker and Gabriela Saldanha.--2nd ed-- London: Routledge,
xxii,674p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780415609845.
418.0203 BAK 141550
This book also examines the history of translation in
major linguistic/cultural communities. There are entries
on a wide range of languages which include Russian,
French, Arabic, Japanese, Chinese and Finnish.
** Translating and interpreting -- Encyclopedias
|| OTHER LANGUAGES
|| 36 Bachner, Andrea
Beyond sinology : Chinese writing and the scripts of
culture / Andrea Bachner.-- New York: Columbia University
xii, 282p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780231164528.
495.111 BAC 141543
The story of Chinese writing as told by the author is
traversed by necrophilia, hallucination, fetishism,
patriotism, identity/alterity politics, new age
mediality, and multiple other passions, it is also one in
which the controversial protagonist, the sinograph, has
resiliently stood its ground.
** Chinese language -- Writing -- History , Chinese
characters -- History , Inscriptions, Chinese -- History
|| 37 Kumar, Neelam (ed)
Gender and science : studies across cultures / Neelam
Kumar.-- Delhi: Foundation Books, 2012.
xxx, 323p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9788175969254.
500.82 KUM 141633
** Women in science , Women scientists , Science --
|| PROBABILITIES and APPLIED MATHEMATICS
|| 38 Fuller, Wayne A
Introduction to statistical time series / Wayne A Fuller.
New York: John Wiley, 1976.
ix, 470p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 0471287156.
519.55 FUL 141680
This book provides a lucid introduction to the field of
probability and statistics and covers the important
advances of recent years, including nonstationary models,
nonlinear estimation, multivariate models, state space
representations, and empirical model identification.
** Time-series analysis , Regression analysis
|| EARTH SCIENCES and GEOLOGY
|| 39 Rohli, Robert V
Climatology / Robert V Rohli and Anthony J Vega.--3rd ed-
Burlington: Jones and Bartlett Learning, 2015.
xix, 443p. , 28cm.
ISBN : 9781284028775.
551.5 ROH 141577
This book provides a comprehensive foundation of the
climatic system. It begins with an overview of
climatology basics, including a discussion on climatology
versus meteorology and an introduction to the atmosphere.
|| 40 Parment, Anders
Auto brand : building successful car brands for the
future / Anders Parment.-- London: Kogan Page, 2014.
ix, 254p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780749469290.
629.2220688 PAR 141692
An insightful analysis of how in today-s environmentally
aware, financially challenging and globalised world
leading car brands have survived and thrived, and a
strategic guide to future success.
** Automobiles -- Marketing , Automobile industry and
|| GENERAL MANAGEMENT
|| 41 Keillor, Bruce D
Understanding the global market : navigating the
international business environment / Bruce D Keillor.--
California: Praeger, 2013.
x, 180p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9781440803017.
658.049 KEI 141621
This book provides business people with the tools
necessary to accurately analyze the complex global
environment and the perspective to be successful in
** International economic relations , International trade
, International business enterprises
42 Hamilton, Lindsay (ed)
Contemporary issues in management / Lindsay Hamilton,
Laura Mitchell and Anita Mangan.-- Cheltenham: Edward
xv, 218p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9781783470013.
658.1511 HAM 141610
This book offers a critical perspective on organisational
behaviour and the sociology of work. It also offers an up
to-date view of the complex problems and dilemmas facing
managers and workers in the contemporary world. Providing
a fresh analysis and overview of several core themes, the
chapters focus on applied ethics, social issues,
diversity, continuity and change.
** Managerial accounting
43 Frost, Stephen J
The Inclusion imperative : how real inclusion creates
better business and builds better societies / Stephen J
Frost.-- London: Kogan Page, 2014.
xiii, 333p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780749471293.
658.3008 FRO 141697
This book presents the inspiring commitment to inclusion
the London Olympic and Paralympic Games- organizing
committee espoused, and details the techniques and
frameworks that enabled it to truly deliver a -Games for
everyone- at London 2012.
** Diversity in the workplace , Multiculturalism ,
44 Harvard Business Essentials
Coaching and mentoring : how to develop top talent and
achieve stronger performance.-- Boston: Harvard Business
School Press, 2004.
xv, 155p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9781591394358.
658.3124 HAR 141682
This book offers managers comprehensive advice on how to
help employees grow professionally and achieve their
goals. It covers the full spectrum of effective mentoring
and the nuts and bolts of coaching. Managers learn how to
master special mentoring challenges, improve listening
skills, and provide ongoing support to their employees.
** Mentoring in business , Coaching
45 Martocchio, Joseph J
Strategic compensation : a human resource management
approach / Joseph J Martocchio.--8th ed-- Boston: Pearson
xvii, 389p. , 26cm.
ISBN : 9780133457100.
658.322 MAR 141605
This book illustrates the art and science of
compensation practice and its role in promoting a
company-s competitive advantage.
** Compensation management
46 Berney, Catherine
The Enlightened organization : executive tools and
techniques from the world of organizational psychology /
Catherine Berney.-- London: Kogan Page, 2014.
ix, 210p. 23cm.
ISBN : 9780749470272.
658.40019 BER 141696
This book explores how individual leaders can develop
their own skills to contribute to the success of the
business by developing an engaged, empowered and
transparent organization. It discusses the organization
and its responsibility to enable success by putting in
place processes that support an "enlightened" culture
where people are involved and invested in the
organization.Using tools and techniques from
organizational psychology, this book shows how to develop
a way of working that develops enlightened and successful
** Organizational behavior , Corporate culture ,
47 Lehmann, Carl F
Strategy and business process management : techniques for
improving execution, adaptability, and consistency / Carl
F Lehmann.-- Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2012.
xxv, 267p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9781439890233.
658.401 LEH 141541
This book prepares readers to master an IT and managerial
discipline quickly gaining momentum in organizations of
all sizes -- Business Process Management (BPM). It
describes how BPM treats processes as a portfolio of
strategic assets that create and deliver customer and
shareholder value and adapt, when necessary, enabling
competitive advantage through consistent performance.
** BUSINESS and ECONOMICS -- Management Science , BUSINESS
and ECONOMICS -- Project Management , Business logistics
48 Campbell, Helen
Managing organizational change : a practical toolkit for
leaders / Helen Campbell.-- London: Kogan Page, 2014.
ix, 291p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780749470838.
658.406 CAM 141698
This book brings together all the different roles and
functions within an organisation that a leader has to
manage effectively to ensure successful and sustainable
** Organizational change , Leadership
49 Pavie, Xavier
Responsible innovation : from concept to practice /
Xavier Pavie, Victor Scholten and Daphne Carthy.-- New
Jersey: World Scientific Publishing, 2014.
xviii, 168p. 23cm.
ISBN : 9789814525077.
658.4063 PAV 141618
This book presents the challenges and issues of
responsible innovation for leaders and managers. It also
provides a process for implementing responsible
innovation into an organization while improving
** Technological innovations -- Management , Diffusion of
innovations -- Management , Organizational effectiveness
50 Harvard Business School
Power, influence, and persuasion : sell your ideas and
make things happen.-- Boston: Harvard Business School
xv, 168p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9781591396314.
658.4092 HAR 141681
This book offers must-know methods for commanding
attention, changing minds, and influencing decision
makers up and down the organizational ladder. It provides
comprehensive advice, personal coaching, background
information, and guidance on the most relevant topics in
** Power (Social sciences) , Influence (Psychology) ,
51 Zehndorfer, Elesa
Leadership : a critical introduction / Elesa Zehndorfer.-
London: Routledge, 2014.
x, 297p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780415625944.
658.4092 ZEH 141639
Leadership is crucial to the success of any organisation.
But how can one seek to most effectively develop the
leadership ability of both themselves, and others? This
book addresses such fundamental questions via a
comprehensive and critical approach to the discussion of
key leadership theories. The text encourages the reader
to consider the role of both follower and leader in the
leadership process, and to recognise the emergence of
both effective, and destructive, leadership.
** Leadership , Industrial management
52 Packowski, Josef
Lean supply chain planning : the new supply chain
management paradigm for process industries to master
today-s VUCA world / Josef Packowski.-- Boca Raton: CRC
xxxviii, 455p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9781482205336.
658.701 PAC 141636
This book introduces a new paradigm and a new approach to
managing variability, uncertainty, and complexity in
today-s planning processes and systems. It presents
powerful methods developed by leading research
institutes, process industry champions, and supply chain
experts. It explains how readers can change their
approach to the fundamental planning paradigms in a
manner that will help their organizations achieve higher
levels of responsiveness, improved levels of customer
service, and substantial increases in cost-efficiencies.
** Business logistics , Lean manufacturing , Supply Chain
53 McDonald, Malcolm
The Complete marketer : 60 essentials concepts for
marketing excellence / Malcolm McDonald and Mike Meldrum.
-- London: Kogan Page, 2013.
xiii, 322p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780749466763.
658.8 MAC 141581
This book is a source of hard intelligence about the
marketing discipline, broken down into over 60
constituent chapters - including internet marketing,
understanding consumers, market audits, segmentation,
advertising and PR, and managing a sales team. It applies
the authors- marketing know-how to every aspect of the
54 Loshin, David
Using information to develop a culture of customer
centricity : customer centricity, analytics, and
information utilization / David Loshin and Abie Reifer.--
Waltham: Morgan Kaufmann, 2013.
xv, 86p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780124105430.
658.812 LOS 141594
This book sets the stage for understanding the holistic
marriage of information, socialization, and process
change necessary for transitioning an organization to
customer centricity. It begins with an overview list of 8
10 precepts associated with a business-focused view of
the knowledge necessary for developing customer-oriented
business processes that lead to excellent customer
experiences resulting in increased revenues.
** Customer relations , Business planning , Consumers --
55 Ng, Irene C L
Creating new markets in the digital economy : value and
worth / Irene C L Ng.-- Delhi: Cambridge University Press
xx, 238p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9781107461703.
658.872 NGI 141529
This book provides practical advice to help readers
innovate and identify new business models, products and
services within the connected digital economy.
** Information technology -- Economic aspects ,
Technological innovations -- Economic aspects , New
56 Ryan, Damian
The Best digital marketing campaigns in the world II /
Damian Ryan.-- London: Kogan Page, 2014.
xii, 253p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780749469689.
658.872 RYA 141693
This book presents an international showcase of the most
successful digital marketing campaigns in recent history,
analysing what they did right and their impact. It also
explores how businesses and agencies, large and small,
have harnessed social media, blogs, video, email, mobile
and search to boost their brand and attract customers.
** Internet marketing -- Case studies , Advertising
campaigns -- Case studies , Social media
|| 57 Crocker, Robert (ed)
Motivating change : sustainable design and behaviour in
the built environment / Robert Crocker and Steffen
Lehmann.-- London: Earthscan, 2013.
xxxi, 434p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780415829786.
720.47 CRO 141567
This book focuses on the collective influences that can
be seen to shape change. It explores the diversity of
current approaches to change, and the multiple ways in
which behaviour can be understood as an enactment of
values and beliefs, standards and habitual practices in
daily life, and more broadly in the urban environment.
** Sustainable architecture , Sustainable design ,
Sustainable urban development
58 Fleming, Rob
Design education for a sustainable future / Rob Fleming.-
London: Routledge, 2013.
xxvii, 235p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780415537667.
720.47071 FLE 141563
This book argues for a great leap forward in design
education- from an individualistic and competitive model
casually focused on greening to a new approach defined by
an integral consciousness, shaped by the values of
inclusivity and cooperation.
** Sustainable design -- Study and teaching (Higher)
|| SPORTS,GAMES and ENTERTAINMENT
|| 59 Gutekunst, Christina
Voice into acting : integrating voice and the
Stanislavski approach / Christina Gutekunst and John
Gillett.-- London: Bloomsbury, 2014.
xxi, 384p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9781408183564.
792.028 GUT 141553
The authors unite their depth of experience in voice
training and acting to create an integrated and
comprehensive approach informed by Stanislavski and his
successors - the acting approach widely taught to actors
in drama schools throughout the world.
** Voice culture , Elocution , Method acting
|| LITERATURE,RHETORIC and CRITICISM
|| 60 Gikandi, Simon (ed)
The Routledge encyclopedia of African literature / Simon
Gikandi.-- London: Routledge, 2009.
xiv, 629p. , 25cm.
ISBN : 9780415549622.
809.89603 GIK 141570
This book contains over 600 alphabetically arranged
entries that cover major and less established African
authors and texts, criticism and theory, and African
Literature-s development as a field of scholarship.
** African literature -- Encyclopedias , Engels
|| ENGLISH and OLD ENGLISH LITERATURES
|| 61 Black, Joseph (ed)
The Broadview anthology of British literature / Joseph
Black and others.-- Ontario: Broadview Press, 2006.
lxiii, 857p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9781551116129.
820.8 BLA 141578,V.4
The Broadview Anthology of British Literature presents
British literature in a truly distinctive light. This
book includes Jane Austen-s Lady Susan, a lesser-known
but wonderfully readable epistolary short novel, "A Hymn
to Narayena" by Sir William Jones, and, in an exception
to the anthology-s general policy of including works in
their entirety, Mary Shelley is represented by the last
two chapters of The Last Man and by a selection of
** English literature -- 18th century , English
literature -- 19th century , Romanticism -- Great Britain
|| OTHERS LITERATURES
|| 62 Kamala, N (ed)
Translating women : Indian interventions / N Kamala.--
New Delhi: Zubaan, 2009.
xxvi, 164p. , 22cm.
ISBN : 9788189884680.
891.4 KAM 141620
While women-s language, women-s writings, and women-s
views about the world we live in have all been the focus
of much debate and study, this book explores the
translation of these experiences and these writings in
the context of India, with its multifaceted, multilingual
** Indic literature -- Women authors -- Translations --
History and criticism , Indic literature -- Women authors
-- Translations into English -- History and criticism ,
Women in literature , Women and literature
|| HISTORY OF EUROPE
|| 63 Eglezou, Georgia
The Greek media in world war I and its aftermath : the
Athenian press and the Asia Minor crisis / Georgia
Eglezou.-- London: Tauris Academic Studies, 2009.
xix, 261p. , 22cm.
(International library of war studies, 12).
ISBN : 9781845117870.
940.4009495 EGL 141613
This book presents the events of the Asia Minor Campaign
through a different perspective: the role and content of
the Athenian press as a means of propaganda. It renders
the reporting of the pro- and anti-government press to
provide insights into why a delusory policy was pursued
to the bitter end.
** World War, 1914-1918 -- Greece , World War, 1914-1918
- Press coverage -- Greece , Greco-Turkish War, 1921-1922
64 Sakwa, Richard
Putin : Russia-s choice / Richard Sakwa.--2nd ed-- London
: Routledge, 2008.
xi, 388p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9780415407663.
947.086092 PUT 141568
This book provides the biographical and political context
needed to explain his astonishing rise from anonymous KGB
apparatchik to leader of one of the world-s most
significant and fascinating countries.
** Russia (Federation) -- Politics and government -- 1991
, Putin, Vladimir Vladimirovich, -- 1952-
|| HISTORY OF ASIA
|| 65 Weber, Thomas
Gandhi as disciple and mentor / Thomas Weber.-- New Delhi
: Cambridge University Press, 2012.
xiv, 279p. , 23cm.
ISBN : 9788175964327.
954.035092 GAN 141645
This book offers new and intriguing insights into the
life and thought of one of the best known and most
significant figures of the twentieth century. Whereas
previous literature has tended to focus on Gandhi-s
political legacy, the author explores the spiritual and
philosophical richness of his relationships through
biographical reflections on people who influenced Gandhi,
and those who were, in turn, influenced by him.
** Gandhi, -- Mahatma, -- 1869-1948 , Gandhi, -- Mahatma,
-- 1869-1948 -- Friends and associates , Gandhi, --
Mahatma, -- 1869-1948 -- Influence
66 Parratt, Saroj Nalini Arambam
The Court chronicle of the kings of Manipur : the
Cheitharon Kumpapa / Saroj Nalini Arambam Parratt.--
London: Routledge, 2014.
xi, 227p. , 24cm.
ISBN : 9780415344302.
954.17 PAR 141646
This book contains a copy of the original text of the
Cheitharon Kumpapa, the Court Chronicle of the Kings of
Manipur which is authorised by the Palace, and the
English translation from the original composed in archaic
Manipuri script (Meetei Mayek).
** Manipur (India) -- History