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PRAGMATIC THINKING & LEARNING: REFACTOR YOUR WETWARE
Written by Andy Hunt.
Stock no. 1821127
Published by The Pragmatic Bookshelf. 1st 2008. Very good condition.

A journey through learning and behavioral theory, as well as cognitive and neuroscience. Surprising aspects of how brains work and see how to beat the system, improving your own learning and thinking skills. Pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 9781934356050. Some highlighting throughout.

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PROFIT FROM SOFTWARE ECOSYSTEMS
Written by Karl Michael Popp; Ralf Meyer.
Stock no. 1821126
Published by Synomic. 1st 2010. Very good condition.

Professional edition. Business Models, Ecosystems and Partnerships in the Software Industry. Pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 9783842300514. Covers scuffed and a little creased. Contents clean.

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CONTINUOUS DELIVERY
Written by Jez Humble; David Farley.
Stock no. 1821123
Published by Addison-Wesley. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

Software Engineering. Reliable software releases through build, test, and deployment automation. The Addison-Wesley Signature Series. Pictorial glazed boards. ISBN: 9780321601919. Remains of label to rear board. A few top corner creases to contents. Contents otherwise fine although it is possible that there may be infrequent annotation not noticed in initial inspection.

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WORKING EFFECTIVELY WITH LEGACY CODE
Written by Michael C. Feathers.
Stock no. 1821122
Published by Prentice-Hall. 1st 2005. Very good condition.

Software Engineering. Strategies for working more effectively with large, untested legacy code bases. Pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 0131177052. Some highlighting of text and margins.

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MODELLING EXTREMAL EVENTS FOR INSURANCE AND FINANCE
Written by Paul Embrechts; Claudia Kluppelberg; Thomas Mikosch.
Stock no. 1821073
Published by Springer. 2003. Slightly better than very good condition.

Applications of Mathematics 33. Yellow & red matt pictorial boards. Presenting a comprehensive treatment of extreme value methodology for random walk models, time series, certain types of continuous-time stochastic processes and compound Poisson processes, all standard models that occur in applications in insurance mathematics and mathematical finance. ISBN: 3540609318. Corrected fourth printing. Rear board lightly scuffed. Possible infrequent annotation not noticed in first inspection.

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UNCERTAINTY: A GUIDE TO DEALING WITH UNCERTAINTY IN QUANTITATIVE RISK AND POLICY ANALYSIS
Written by M. Granger Morgan; Max Henrion; Mitchell Small.
Stock no. 1821072
Published by Cambridge University Press. Circa 1991. Almost very good condition.

A risk analysis textbook that serves as a basic text for students as well as a reference work for practitioners and researchers. Beige boards, black titles. ISBN: 0521365422. Ex-lib with usual library marks and labels. Top edge cut a little close to text (by printer) but not obliterating any text (top margin is minimal). A few marks to contents and biro annotation to a few margins.

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THE MOTIVATION TO WORK
Written by Frederick Herzberg; Bernard Mausner; Barbara Bloch Snyderman.
Stock no. 1319666
Published by Transaction Publishers. 2010. Slightly better than very good condition.

Thirty years of motivational research in job-related areas. Cardwraps. 157 pages. ISBN: 9781560006343. Twelfth printing. Slight rubbing to corners.

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DEMANDING WORK - THE PARADOX OF JOB QUALITY IN THE AFFLUENT ECONOMY
Written by Francis Green.
Stock no. 1319662
Published by Princeton University Press. Circa 2007. Good condition.

Using an interdisciplinary approach, Demanding Work shows how aspects of job quality of work life stem from technological change and transformations in the politico-economic environment. Cardwraps. 225 pages. ISBN: 9780691134413. Second printing, first paperback edition. Ex-lib with usual stamps and labels. Covers have been covered with laminate.

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HARD LANDING
Written by Thomas Petzinger.
Stock no. 2134099
Published by Aurum Press. 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The epic contest for power and profits that plunged the airlines into chaos. B/w illustrations. 520 pages. ISBN: 1854103792. Some fading to spine.

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HELPING OUT: CHILDREN'S LABOR IN ETHNIC BUSINESSES
Written by Miri Song.
Stock no. 1816343
Published by Temple University Press. 1st 1999. Very good condition.

What jobs do children perform in ethnic businesses and on behalf of their parents? How do they understand and experience their labor? This book addresses the centrality of children's labor participation in various family-based ethnic enterprises, especially the case of Chinese families running take-out food businesses in Britain. Cardwraps. ISBN: 156639709X. Covers a little creased, text block a little grubby. A few pencil highlights.

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THE JUBILEE HISTORY OF THE LEIGH FRIENDLY CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETY LIMITED 1857-1907
Written by T. Boydell.
Stock no. 1814831
Published by Co-Operative Printing Sociaty Limited. 1st 1907. Very good condition.

With an introduction, giving a brief description of Leigh before co-operation, and an account of the trials and sufferings of the old silk weavers. Green cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations and fold-out plan. 323 pages. Boards a little marked. Bookplate to front pastedown and inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few grubby margin marks. Some hinges pulled. Binding feels a little loose.

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CMMI FOR DEVELOPMENT
Written by Mary Beth Chrissis; Mike Konrad; Sandy Shrum.
Stock no. 1812805
Published by Addison-Wesley. 3rd 2012. Nearly fine condition.

Third Edition. Guidelines for Process Integration and Product Improvement. SEI Series in Software Engineering. Matt blue boards with white titles. xxiv and 650 pages including index plus publisher adverts to rear. ISBN: 9780321711502. Second printing of the third edition. Boards slightly scuffed, contents fine.

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