Paths International Ltd is a UK registered company established in 2002 Paths established with the purpose of bringing high quality academic and professional content written and developed in Asia to Europe and North America Paths International Ltd is now making available eBooks written by Chinese authors from some of the most prestigious universities and institutions in the country It offers a view of China from experts in China Change in China is not a single event, it is a process and many of these eBooks bring clarity to the blur of recent and ongoing change in that country.
Founded in 1949, Rowman & Littlefield is an independent press committed to an editorial mission increasingly sacrificed in a publishing era marked by corporate takeovers and university budget constraints. With the freedom to determine their own financial goals, Rowman & Littlefield devote their resources to cultivating superb scholarship and innovative teaching in the academic disciplines they serve. Rowman & Littlefield’s renowned publishing tradition demonstrates that the caliber of authors, bookmaking, distribution, and creative interaction with scholars brings success.
In 1922, six nurses founded Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, today known as Sigma, at the Indiana University Training School for Nurses, which is now the Indiana University School of Nursing, in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. Sigma supports it’s values through numerous professional development products and services that focus on the core areas of education, leadership, career development, evidence-based nursing, research, and scholarship. These products and services advance the learning and professional development of members and all nurses who strive to improve the health of the world’s people.
The Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) is a professional organization of over 35,000 registered nurses and other healthcare providers dedicated to excellence in patient care, education, research and administration in oncology nursing. It provides information and education to nurses around the world. In addition, the Society plays an active role in advocacy activities at the local, state, national, and international levels.
Founded in 1986, National Book Network (NBN) is a dynamic, service-oriented sales, marketing, and distribution company servicing North American and overseas publishers of commercial fiction and nonfiction books and audio titles. National Book Network is a subsidiary of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., one of North America’s largest academic publishers.
For over 60 years, Springer Publishing Company has grown and thrived as an independent publisher singularly committed to serving the healthcare and helping professions. Pioneers in nursing, gerontology, and rehabilitation, it also serves the academic and professional communities in psychology, public health, social work, and counseling. Springer Publishing’s books have won numerous awards, from the American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Awards, to the ALA Choice Awards and the highly selective AAP PROSE Awards.
EPP actively provides a objective information on China from first hand sources From a base in Asia, they reach a vast audience which extends to the United States and Europe By publishing titles in English, the EPP team is able to shape opinion on a global scale through the dissemination of the work of Chinese economic leaders.
The Osamu Tezuka manga comics are created by the ‘God of Comics’, Osamu Tezuka himself. Tezuka pioneered a new way of drawing stories by creating a sense of motion with his page layouts – and is able to bring out movie-going experience to the printed page. His stories are widely read today, in Japan, Asia, the Americas, and Europe. The Manga digital library consolidates Tezuka’s notable anime work, namely Astro Boy, Buddha, Black Jack, Apollo’s Song and Dororo. All these are now available in Japanese, English and Chinese through our Manga digital library as subscription-based.
Alpha Science International (ASI) was formed in 2000 by a group of experienced international publishers with a combined experience of more than 80 years in the publishing industry. ASI is a British based publisher of textbooks and professional and postgraduate books in all areas of science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine. ASI is proud to be in a business purveying the fruit of human knowledge to the international scientific community and it aims to make its products available throughout the globe.
Berrett-Koehler (BK) was established in 1992 and as an independent publisher. It is dedicated to an ambitious mission: Creating a World That Works for All. BK is an American publisher that publishes non-fiction topics on business, self-help, current events and personal growth. BK’s book theme “Opening Up New Space” challenges conventional thinking, introduce new ideas and foster positive change to the mindset of its readers.