Ordering Info

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All Foundations and Trends® journals are easy to subscribe to, with a simple, straightforward usage agreement for online institutional subscriptions. This fast-track to access ensures that everyone at your university or company can quickly tap into the most up-to-date overviews of the subject.The standard subscription package includes both the enhanced online version and an archival paper version. You can choose, however, to subscribe to the electronic only or paper only editions at significant discounts. Access can also be set up directly with now or through your library supplier.


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Our prices do not include tax, shipping and handling fees, or VAT charges. Books usually ship within 7-10 business days. Pre-ordered books will be shipped to you within one week after the day of publication.

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