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"Inverse Coordination Chemistry: A Novel Chemical Concept" presents the fascinating array of inverse coordination complexes, from monoatomic centres to those with organic molecules as centres, in a systematic manner with full-colour illustrative examples. This book is a timely and comprehensive introduction to this largely overlooked field of inverse coordination in inorganic chemistry.
"Staying Safe at Work: A Guide to Occupational Safety & Health" provides an insight into the various theories on how accidents occur, the establishment of relevant laws and organisations, and the current applications of workplace safety measures. The book also dedicates a chapter to mental health management in the workplace written by Dr Alvin Ng Lai Oon.
What are emotions and why do we experience them? Psychological science has shed light on the essence of what makes us human--yet, the science of emotions remains mostly inaccessible to the curious reader.
Drawing on the rich psychological research on emotions, this book invites you to revisit your emotions and to better appreciate and understand how feelings states define us and our humanity.
This book provides a compact guide to good management practice in contemporary higher education. It covers key topics in day-to-day academic management including managing academic staff, handling students as customers, thinking and acting entrepreneurially and strategically, and dealing with some of the most challenging issues faced by academic managers in 21st-century universities.
This short guide to career development for academics provides sensible and practical advice on how to rise to the top in the highly competitive world of higher education. Drawing on the author's wealth of experience, the book is packed with tactics and strategies for building a successful academic career and growing a strong personal brand as a leading and highly respected academic.