Recent Studies in Bioclimatology: A Group by C. W. Thornthwaite, J. R. Mather, W. G. Wellington, J. D.

By C. W. Thornthwaite, J. R. Mather, W. G. Wellington, J. D. Findlay, L. P. Herrington, H. F. Blum, C. Monge M., G. Duell, B. Duell, F. Sargent II, H. Landsberg, K. Buettner, J. M. May, J. H. Foulger (auth.), F. Sargent II, R. G. Stone (eds.)

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By C. W. Thornthwaite, J. R. Mather, W. G. Wellington, J. D. Findlay, L. P. Herrington, H. F. Blum, C. Monge M., G. Duell, B. Duell, F. Sargent II, H. Landsberg, K. Buettner, J. M. May, J. H. Foulger (auth.), F. Sargent II, R. G. Stone (eds.)

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Location-Based Social Media: Space, Time and Identity by Leighton Evans

By Leighton Evans

This publication appears extends present understandings of the consequences of utilizing locative social media on spatiality, the adventure of time and identification. this can be a pertinent and well timed subject given the rise in possibilities humans now need to explicitly and implicitly proportion their place via electronic and cellular applied sciences. there's a becoming physique of study on locative media, a lot of this literature has focused on spatial matters. examine the following has explored how locative media and location-based social media (LBSN) are used to speak and coordinate social interactions in public house, affecting how humans strategy their atmosphere, turning traditional lifestyles “into a game”, and changing how cellular media is fascinated by realizing the realm. This booklet deals a severe research of the influence of utilization of locative social media on id via an engagement with the present literature on spatiality, a unique serious research of the temporal results of LBSN use and a view of id as stimulated via the spatio-temporal results of interacting with position via LBSN. Drawing on phenomenology, post-phenomenology and important conception on social and locative media, along confirmed sociological frameworks for impending spatiality and the town, it offers a finished account of the consequences of LBSN and locative media use.

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By Leighton Evans

This publication appears extends present understandings of the consequences of utilizing locative social media on spatiality, the adventure of time and identification. this can be a pertinent and well timed subject given the rise in possibilities humans now need to explicitly and implicitly proportion their place via electronic and cellular applied sciences. there's a becoming physique of study on locative media, a lot of this literature has focused on spatial matters. examine the following has explored how locative media and location-based social media (LBSN) are used to speak and coordinate social interactions in public house, affecting how humans strategy their atmosphere, turning traditional lifestyles “into a game”, and changing how cellular media is fascinated by realizing the realm. This booklet deals a severe research of the influence of utilization of locative social media on id via an engagement with the present literature on spatiality, a unique serious research of the temporal results of LBSN use and a view of id as stimulated via the spatio-temporal results of interacting with position via LBSN. Drawing on phenomenology, post-phenomenology and important conception on social and locative media, along confirmed sociological frameworks for impending spatiality and the town, it offers a finished account of the consequences of LBSN and locative media use.

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From the Local to the Global: Theories and Key Issues in by Charles Quist-Adade

By Charles Quist-Adade

Injustice at any place is a probability to justice everywhere.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

Be the switch you need to see within the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Thought with out perform is blind; perform with out notion is empty.” –Kwame Nkrumah

These costs aptly seize the spirit, the essence, and succeed in of this booklet. From the neighborhood to the worldwide: Theories and Key matters in worldwide Social Justice explores and explains the relationships among social justice because it is conceived, built, understood and carried out in the community and globally. It does so by means of reading social justice from a theoretical and great standpoint. It takes the viewpoint that social justice is a multifaceted, dialectical, intersectional, and cross-cultural phenomenon with either neighborhood and international interfaces and implications.

The booklet is predicated on 4 premises: (1) international Social Justice (GSJ) acknowledges the commonality of the human situation. (2) GSJ is a deeply and inextricably an area and international phenomenon; one can't exist in isolation from the opposite. In different phrases, the advertising or denial of social justice in the neighborhood has either rapid and remote/future implications globally. The opposite is both actual; social justice promoted or demoted in a miles flung nook of the realm devalues social justice at domestic. (3) GSJ is transnational, transcending nationwide and cultural obstacles. (4) GSJ is either a family and international normative significant spotting interstices of race, gender, category, sexuality, age, and (dis)ability.

The writer argues that the overriding challenge of world inequality needs to be addressed as an important situation for fixing difficulties of future health care, debt, racism, homophobia, sexism, ageism, terrorism, and different severe concerns dealing with voters nationally and globally. additionally, the writer posits that real-world strategies to social difficulties, be they neighborhood or worldwide require collective worldwide efforts.

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By Charles Quist-Adade

Injustice at any place is a probability to justice everywhere.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

Be the switch you need to see within the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Thought with out perform is blind; perform with out notion is empty.” –Kwame Nkrumah

These costs aptly seize the spirit, the essence, and succeed in of this booklet. From the neighborhood to the worldwide: Theories and Key matters in worldwide Social Justice explores and explains the relationships among social justice because it is conceived, built, understood and carried out in the community and globally. It does so by means of reading social justice from a theoretical and great standpoint. It takes the viewpoint that social justice is a multifaceted, dialectical, intersectional, and cross-cultural phenomenon with either neighborhood and international interfaces and implications.

The booklet is predicated on 4 premises: (1) international Social Justice (GSJ) acknowledges the commonality of the human situation. (2) GSJ is a deeply and inextricably an area and international phenomenon; one can't exist in isolation from the opposite. In different phrases, the advertising or denial of social justice in the neighborhood has either rapid and remote/future implications globally. The opposite is both actual; social justice promoted or demoted in a miles flung nook of the realm devalues social justice at domestic. (3) GSJ is transnational, transcending nationwide and cultural obstacles. (4) GSJ is either a family and international normative significant spotting interstices of race, gender, category, sexuality, age, and (dis)ability.

The writer argues that the overriding challenge of world inequality needs to be addressed as an important situation for fixing difficulties of future health care, debt, racism, homophobia, sexism, ageism, terrorism, and different severe concerns dealing with voters nationally and globally. additionally, the writer posits that real-world strategies to social difficulties, be they neighborhood or worldwide require collective worldwide efforts.

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Preventing Low Birthweight: Summary by coll.

By coll.

Written for a wide viewers, together with software directors, policymakers, academics, scholars, and overall healthiness care execs and their patients--anyone with an curiosity in fighting low birthweight--this precis is a condensation of the whole record, Preventing Low Birthweight. It basically and concisely covers lots of the subject matters mentioned within the complete volume.
2-9 copies, $4.00 every one; 10 or extra copies, $2.50 each one (no different savings apply).

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By coll.

Written for a wide viewers, together with software directors, policymakers, academics, scholars, and overall healthiness care execs and their patients--anyone with an curiosity in fighting low birthweight--this precis is a condensation of the whole record, Preventing Low Birthweight. It basically and concisely covers lots of the subject matters mentioned within the complete volume.
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Viking by Carrie Love, Lorrie Mack

By Carrie Love, Lorrie Mack

Этот том детской энциклопедии из серии «Eye ask yourself» рассказывает об одном из интереснейших периодов мировой истории, получившему название «Эпоха викингов». Книга описывает как военные походы «королей морей», их завоевания, вооружение, открытие ими новых земель, так и повседневный быт, предметы обихода и образ жизни «северных людей». Здесь же рассматриваются религиозные верования и мифология викингов. До нашего времени дошли лишь неполные и недостоверные легенды. В человеческой памяти сохранился только образ этих внезапно появлявшихся из-за моря воинов-язычников, варваров, жадных до крови. И при этом люди забыли, чем мир обязан викингам. Именно они населили многочисленные острова, такие как Фарерские и Шетлендские, Исландию, а также основали такое государство, как герцогство Нормандское. Книга снабжена красочными иллюстрациями и уникальными постановочными фотографиями, которые во всех деталях воспроизводят сцены из жизни викингов. Книга рассчитана как на детей,так и на самый широкий круг читателей, интересующихся историей.

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By Carrie Love, Lorrie Mack

Этот том детской энциклопедии из серии «Eye ask yourself» рассказывает об одном из интереснейших периодов мировой истории, получившему название «Эпоха викингов». Книга описывает как военные походы «королей морей», их завоевания, вооружение, открытие ими новых земель, так и повседневный быт, предметы обихода и образ жизни «северных людей». Здесь же рассматриваются религиозные верования и мифология викингов. До нашего времени дошли лишь неполные и недостоверные легенды. В человеческой памяти сохранился только образ этих внезапно появлявшихся из-за моря воинов-язычников, варваров, жадных до крови. И при этом люди забыли, чем мир обязан викингам. Именно они населили многочисленные острова, такие как Фарерские и Шетлендские, Исландию, а также основали такое государство, как герцогство Нормандское. Книга снабжена красочными иллюстрациями и уникальными постановочными фотографиями, которые во всех деталях воспроизводят сцены из жизни викингов. Книга рассчитана как на детей,так и на самый широкий круг читателей, интересующихся историей.

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Governance, Domestic Change, and Social Policy in China: 100 by Jean-Marc Blanchard, Kun-Chin Lin

By Jean-Marc Blanchard, Kun-Chin Lin

This ebook constitutes the 1st complete retrospective on 100 years of post-dynastic China and compares enduring demanding situations of governance within the interval round the cave in of the Qing dynasty in 1911 to these of up to date China. The authors research 3 key components of family swap and coverage model: social welfare provision, neighborhood political institutional reform, and social and environmental results of significant infrastructure initiatives. Demonstrating impressive parallels among the quick post-Qing period and the new part of chinese language reform because the late-1990s, the e-book highlights universal demanding situations to the political management via tracing dynamics of nation activism in crafting new social area and phrases of engagement for problem-solving and exploring social forces that proceed to undermine the centralizing impetus of the state.

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By Jean-Marc Blanchard, Kun-Chin Lin

This ebook constitutes the 1st complete retrospective on 100 years of post-dynastic China and compares enduring demanding situations of governance within the interval round the cave in of the Qing dynasty in 1911 to these of up to date China. The authors research 3 key components of family swap and coverage model: social welfare provision, neighborhood political institutional reform, and social and environmental results of significant infrastructure initiatives. Demonstrating impressive parallels among the quick post-Qing period and the new part of chinese language reform because the late-1990s, the e-book highlights universal demanding situations to the political management via tracing dynamics of nation activism in crafting new social area and phrases of engagement for problem-solving and exploring social forces that proceed to undermine the centralizing impetus of the state.

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Demanding Justice in The Global South: Claiming Rights by Jean Grugel, Jewellord Nem Singh, Lorenza Fontana, Anders

By Jean Grugel, Jewellord Nem Singh, Lorenza Fontana, Anders Uhlin

The politics of saying rights and techniques of mobilisation exhibited through marginalised social teams lie on the center of this quantity. Theoretically, the authors goals to foster a holistic and multi-faceted knowing of ways social and fiscal justice is alleged, both via formal, corporatist or organised mechanisms, or via advert hoc, casual, or individualised practices, in addition to the results of those certain activist options. the gathering emphasises either the problems of political mobilisation and the designated equipment hired by way of a number of social teams throughout numerous contexts to reply and triumph over those demanding situations. Crucially, the authors’ strategy contains a conceptualisation of social activities and native mobilisation by way of the language of rights and justice claims-making via extra organised in addition to daily political practices. In so doing, the ebook bridges the literature on contentious politics, the politics of saying social justice, and daily politics of resistance.

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By Jean Grugel, Jewellord Nem Singh, Lorenza Fontana, Anders Uhlin

The politics of saying rights and techniques of mobilisation exhibited through marginalised social teams lie on the center of this quantity. Theoretically, the authors goals to foster a holistic and multi-faceted knowing of ways social and fiscal justice is alleged, both via formal, corporatist or organised mechanisms, or via advert hoc, casual, or individualised practices, in addition to the results of those certain activist options. the gathering emphasises either the problems of political mobilisation and the designated equipment hired by way of a number of social teams throughout numerous contexts to reply and triumph over those demanding situations. Crucially, the authors’ strategy contains a conceptualisation of social activities and native mobilisation by way of the language of rights and justice claims-making via extra organised in addition to daily political practices. In so doing, the ebook bridges the literature on contentious politics, the politics of saying social justice, and daily politics of resistance.

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Biomaterials for Musculoskeletal Regeneration: Concepts by Bikramjit Basu

By Bikramjit Basu

This booklet covers the fundamentals of the biomaterials technological know-how its purposes to bone tissue engineering. The introductory part describes the main invaluable techniques and strategies regarding the mobile and molecular biology with a specific specialize in comparing the biocompatibility estate. The structure of this booklet enables more straightforward knowing of the realm of bone tissue engineering. The ebook integrates the fabrics technology and organic technological know-how. It covers processing and simple fabric homes of assorted biocompatible metals and ceramics-based fabrics, in vitro and in vivo biocompatibility and toxicity evaluation within the context of bone tissue engineering, and processing and homes of metal-, ceramic- and polymer-based biocomposites, together with the fabrication of porous scaffold fabrics. The booklet can be utilized as a textbook for senior undergraduate and graduate coursework. it's going to even be an invaluable reference for researchers and pros operating within the area.

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By Bikramjit Basu

This booklet covers the fundamentals of the biomaterials technological know-how its purposes to bone tissue engineering. The introductory part describes the main invaluable techniques and strategies regarding the mobile and molecular biology with a specific specialize in comparing the biocompatibility estate. The structure of this booklet enables more straightforward knowing of the realm of bone tissue engineering. The ebook integrates the fabrics technology and organic technological know-how. It covers processing and simple fabric homes of assorted biocompatible metals and ceramics-based fabrics, in vitro and in vivo biocompatibility and toxicity evaluation within the context of bone tissue engineering, and processing and homes of metal-, ceramic- and polymer-based biocomposites, together with the fabrication of porous scaffold fabrics. The booklet can be utilized as a textbook for senior undergraduate and graduate coursework. it's going to even be an invaluable reference for researchers and pros operating within the area.

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