Books

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Books

 

To be included in this collection the publication must meet the Higher Education Research Data Collection (HERDC) definition of research and:

  • be a major work of scholarship
  • be offered for sale as bound hard copies, packaged CD-ROMs or subscription/fee based e-books
  • have an International Standard Book Number (ISBN)
  • be written entirely by a single author, or by joint authors who share responsibility for the whole book
  • have been published by a commercial publisher

The types of books that may meet the criteria include:

  • critical scholarly texts (e.g. music, medieval or classical texts)
  • new interpretations of historical events
  • new ideas or perspectives based on established research findings

The types of books that are unlikely to meet the criteria include:

  • textbooks
  • anthologies
  • edited books
  • creative works such as novels
  • translations
  • revisions or new editions

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  • Iedema, RA; Mesman, J; Carroll, KE (Radcliffe, 2013-01)
    Why is it that in spite of all the health policy reforms, clinical practice innovations, increasing inter-sectoral inter-dependencies and new medical and information technologies, so little has changed in the way we research ...
  • Cranny-Francis, A (Palgrave Macmillan, 2013-01)
    Technology and Touch addresses the development of a range of new touch technologies, both technologies that we reach out to touch (such as keyboards and consoles) and technologies that touch us (such as new prosthetics, ...
  • Jeffreys, E (Routledge, 2012-01)
    Prostitution Scandals in China presents an examination of media coverage of prostitution-related scandals in contemporary China. It demonstrates that the subject of prostitution is not only widely debated, but also that ...
  • Pennycook, AD (Multilingual Matters, 2012-01)
    This book looks at language in unexpected places. Drawing on a diversity of materials and contexts, including farewell addresses to British workers in colonial India, letters written from parents to their children at home, ...