Books published by John Wiley & Sons

The Handbook of Language, Gender, and Sexuality

John Wiley & Sons | October 2, 2017 | 688 pages
Significantly expanded and updated, the second edition of The Handbook of Language, Gender and Sexuality brings together a team of the leading specialists in the field to create a comprehensive overview of key historical themes and issues, along with methodologies and cutting-edge research topics.  More Info

The Handbook of Language and Globalization

John Wiley & Sons | September 17, 2012 | 672 pages
The Handbook of Language and Globalization brings together important new studies of language and discourse in the global era, consolidating a vibrant new field of sociolinguistic research.  More Info

Falling Upward

John Wiley & Sons | January 22, 2013 | 208 pages
"A fresh way of thinking about spirituality that grows throughout life. In Falling Upward, Fr. Richard Rohr seeks to help readers understand the tasks of the two halves of life and to show them that those who have fallen, failed, or "gone down" are the only ones who understand "up." Most of us tend... More Info


John Wiley & Sons | September 9, 2014 | 248 pages
Few philosophers have left a legacy like that of Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz. He has been credited not only with inventing the differential calculus, but also with anticipating the basic ideas of modern logic, information science, and fractal geometry. He made important contributions to such diverse... More Info

E-Learning and the Science of Instruction

John Wiley & Sons | March 21, 2016 | 528 pages
Fully revised with two new chapters and sixteen updated chapters, e-Learning and the Science of Instruction: Proven Guidelines for Consumers and Designers of Multimedia Learning is your essential reference for evidence-based guidelines for designing, developing and evaluating asynchronous and... More Info

Introduction to Chemical Engineering Computing

John Wiley & Sons | May 12, 2014 | 402 pages
Step-by-step instructions enable chemical engineers to master key software programs and solve complex problems Today, both students and professionals in chemical engineering must solve increasingly complex problems dealing with refineries, fuel cells, microreactors, and pharmaceutical plants, to... More Info

52 Ways to Wreck Your Retirement

John Wiley & Sons | October 11, 2011 | 310 pages
Retirement planning isn't something that happens at a specific point in time or at a specific age - we are all affecting our retirement plans every day with every decision we do or don't make. Canadians are living longer, and the average retiree in the future may have as much as 30 years of... More Info

The Essential Retirement Guide

John Wiley & Sons | December 2, 2015 | 288 pages
"The Essential Retirement Guide will detail saving for retirement-- when, why, how, and how much. There is much miscommunication and false information about retirement planning. Inconsistences such as retirement target percentages of final pay, the amount of retirement income needed, and the use of... More Info

PCs For Dummies

John Wiley & Sons | December 2, 2015 | 360 pages
The bestselling PC reference on the planet—now available in its 13th edition Completely updated to cover the latest technology and software, the 13th edition of PCs For Dummies tackles using a computer in friendly, human terms. Focusing on the needs of the beginning computer user, while also... More Info

Mindfulness-integrated CBT for Well-being and Personal Growth

John Wiley & Sons | February 16, 2015 | 304 pages
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What is the History of Knowledge

John Wiley & Sons | January 19, 2016 | 160 pages
What is the history of knowledge? This engaging and accessible introduction explains what is distinctive about the new field of the history of knowledge (or, as some scholars say, ‘knowledges in the plural’) and how it differs from the history of science, intellectual history, the sociology of... More Info

Philosophy of Nature

John Wiley & Sons | July 5, 2016 | 288 pages
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War and Conflict in Africa

John Wiley & Sons | June 13, 2016 | 400 pages
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Humanitarian Intervention

By Weiss
John Wiley & Sons | February 19, 2016 | 272 pages
A singular development in the post–Cold War era is the use of military force to protect human beings. From Rwanda to Kosovo, Sierra Leone to East Timor, and Libya to Côte d’Ivoire, soldiers have rescued civilians in some of the world′s most notorious war zones. But what about Syria? Why have... More Info

Parallax of Growth

By Bjerg
John Wiley & Sons | February 19, 2016 | 304 pages
Contemporary capitalism is caught in a dual crisis of economy and ecology. Central to both dimensions of this crisis is the issue of growth. On the one hand, capitalist economies must exhibit perpetual growth in order to function properly. On the other hand, the expansion of capitalist production... More Info

Return to Cold War

John Wiley & Sons | March 4, 2016 | 144 pages
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Queer Wars

By Altman
John Wiley & Sons | February 12, 2016 | 120 pages
The claim that "LGBT rights are human rights" encounters fierce opposition in many parts of the world, as governments and religious leaders have used resistance to 'LGBT rights' to cast themselves as defenders of traditional values against neo-colonial interference and moral corruption. Queer Wars... More Info

What Is Sexual History?

By Weeks
John Wiley & Sons | April 29, 2016 |
Until the 1970s the history of sexuality was a marginalised and neglected practice, largely ignored by the historical profession as a whole. Today it is a flourishing and well–populated field, increasingly integrated into the mainstream and producing innovative and exciting insights into the ways... More Info

Encountering Difference

John Wiley & Sons | April 1, 2016 | 200 pages
In the face of the destructive possibilities of resurgent nationalisms, unyielding ethnicities and fundamentalist religious affinities, there is hardly a more urgent task than understanding how humans can learn to live alongside one another. This fascinating book shows how people from various... More Info

Derrida Now

John Wiley & Sons | January 4, 2016 | 200 pages
For more than 30 years and until his death in 2004, Jacques Derrida remained one of the most influential contemporary philosophers. It may be difficult to evaluate what forms his legacy will take in the future but Derrida Now provides some provocative suggestions. Derrida’s often–controversial... More Info

Philosophical Anthropology

John Wiley & Sons | December 30, 2015 | 304 pages
How do human beings become human? This question lies behind the so-called ï¿1⁄2human sciences.ï¿1⁄2 But these disciplines are scattered among many different departments and hold up a cracked mirror to humankind. This is why, in the view of Paul Ricoeur, we need to develop a philosophical... More Info

What is Urban History

John Wiley & Sons | December 21, 2015 | 184 pages
Urban history is a well-established and flourishing field of historical research. This short introduction to the field, written by a leading scholar, demonstrates how urban history draws upon a wide variety of methodologies and sources, and has been integral to the rise of inter-disciplinary and... More Info

The Philosophy of Design

John Wiley & Sons | December 14, 2015 | 176 pages
First published in 2005 by MBI Publishing Company LLC.  More Info

Future War

John Wiley & Sons | November 23, 2015 | 244 pages
Will tomorrow's wars be dominated by autonomous drones, land robots and warriors wired into a cybernetic network which can read their thoughts? Will war be fought with greater or lesser humanity? Will it be played out in cyberspace and further afield in Low Earth Orbit? Or will it be fought more... More Info

Lacan on Love

John Wiley & Sons | October 23, 2015 | 288 pages
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John Wiley & Sons | September 1, 2015 | 232 pages
There is more sugar in the world s diet than ever before, but life is far from sweet for the exploited producers making nature s white gold and the unhealthy consumers eating it. Why has the billion-dollar sugar trade created such inequities? In this insightful analysis, Ben Richardson argues that... More Info

Great Myths of the Brain

John Wiley & Sons | November 17, 2014 | 352 pages
Explores commonly-held myths of the brain through the lens of scientific research, backing up claims with studies and other evidence from the literature Looks at enduring myths such as "Do we only use 10% of our brain?", "Pregnant women lose their mind", "Right-brained people are more creative" and... More Info

Of God and Man

John Wiley & Sons | September 15, 2015 | 180 pages
In this engaging dialogue, Zygmunt Bauman, sociologist and philosopher, and Stanislaw Obirek, theologian and cultural historian, explore the place of spirituality and religion in the world today and in the everyday lives of individuals. Their conversation ranges from the plight of monotheistic... More Info

The ADHD Book of Lists

John Wiley & Sons | June 15, 2015 | 528 pages
"The newly updated ADHD Book of Lists will be a comprehensive, reliable source of answers, practical strategies, and tools written in a convenient list format"--  More Info

Networks of Outrage and Hope

John Wiley & Sons | April 13, 2015 | 328 pages
Revised edition of the author's Networks of outrage and hope published in 2012.  More Info

The Existentialist Moment

John Wiley & Sons | August 10, 2015 | 240 pages
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The Triumph of Religion

By Lacan
John Wiley & Sons | July 17, 2015 | 96 pages
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Essential Maths for Geoscientists

John Wiley & Sons | May 5, 2014 | 216 pages
Essential Maths for Geoscientists: An Introduction is an accessible, student-friendly introduction to the mathematics required by those students taking degree courses within the geosciences. Clearly structured throughout, this book carefully guides students step by step through the first... More Info

The Leadership Contract

John Wiley & Sons | July 29, 2013 | 224 pages
Argues that an effective and trustworthy leadership culture is the key to success in business, and outlines four conditions that make a sucessful leader.  More Info

Geology of the Alps

John Wiley & Sons | June 9, 2014 | 368 pages
The Alps, with their outstanding outcrop conditions, represent a superb natural laboratory for many geological processes, and have played a crucial role in the history of geology. This book gives an up-to-date and holistic overview of the key aspects of Alpine geology. After a brief presentation of... More Info

Your Brain On Nature

John Wiley & Sons | April 24, 2012 | 256 pages
Details how the human brain is linked to the natural world and offers nature-based methods for reducing stress, improving cognitive powers and boosting the efficiency of exercise.  More Info