The British police have pioneered many aspects of policing. We explore how and why and how the service is shaping up to the 21st century.
Defence is vital and often in the news. How does it operate in a time of new challenges and tight budgets?
An emerging superpower, India embraces many different peoples. Nowhere has older or deeper cultures, or so much diversity.
This clear, comprehensive guide is a must for anyone interested in the world of work.
English Law has spread its influence to many countries. How does it work, how is it changing? How does the legal profession operate?
Wine is a luxury that is enjoyed by many, but understood by few. Quicklook@Wine helps you to get to grips with the subject.
Millions of us care for animals and vets are familiar and reassuring figures. Find out about the tremendous scope of their work.
Property (real estate) is the ultimate base for wealth and the economy. Many careers depend on it. Learn how the world of property operates.
There are over seven million dog owners in the UK. Find out why we share such a strong bond with dogs.
Accountancy is the backbone of most organisations and one of the world's leading professions.
This is the most comprehensive short guide to the business world that you are likely to find.
Medicine is important to us all throughout our lives. This short, easy to read, guide covers the main points.
Flying has shrunk the world. How has flying developed? How does a plane work? What is happening in aviation now? How safe is it?
This clear, layman friendly, guide is a must read for anyone looking for a 'spin free' guide to pensions.
A short guide to the vital subject of education, covering pre school to post graduate.
Every organisation needs to be managed. Part art, part science, part seat of the pants, there are many approaches.