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Download From Child Welfare to Child Well-Being: An International by Alfred J. Kahn (auth.), Sheila B. Kamerman, Shelley Phipps, PDF

By Alfred J. Kahn (auth.), Sheila B. Kamerman, Shelley Phipps, Asher Ben-Arieh (eds.)

This special and bold assortment is an exceptional tribute to Al Kahn, essentially the most influential researchers on baby welfare within the 20th century.

The ebook presents an outstanding chance to "experience" the historical past of the prior 50 years of kid welfare in addition to its present prestige and destiny. It takes the reader during the stream, from a deficit-oriented coverage to a developmental version, from a exact and selective technique to a common method, and from baby welfare to baby health. Written by way of popular specialists, the chapters are geared up into 5 clusters. the 1st one contains Al Kahn’s final written contribution to the sphere and appears at how kids and households have replaced over the years as has the learn on their wellbeing and fitness. the following clusters concentrate on the conventional baby welfare approach and on varied theoretical views. The fourth and 5th clusters concentrate on monetary help for baby and kinfolk future health and a dialogue of present baby good- being issues.

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Download Land Reclamation: Extending the Boundaries : Proceedings of by International Affiliation of Land Reclamationists. PDF

By International Affiliation of Land Reclamationists. International Conference and Moore, H.M. and Fox, H.R. and Elliott, S.

Trying to expand the limits of land reclamation, this booklet is a set of convention papers addressing a number issues from the sensible demanding situations of cleansing up the main conaminated websites to the production of recent landscapes and the moral concerns surrounding land recovery.

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Download Service-Oriented Computing: Agents, Semantics, and by Roberto Confalonieri, Sergio Álvarez-Napagao (auth.), PDF

By Roberto Confalonieri, Sergio Álvarez-Napagao (auth.), Ryszard Kowalczyk, Michael Huhns, Matthias Klusch, Zakaria Maamar, Quoc Bao Vo (eds.)

This e-book constitutes the refereed court cases of the overseas Workshop on Service-Oriented Computing: brokers, Semantics, and Engineering, SOCASE 2008, held in Estoril, Portugal, as an linked occasion of AAMAS 2008, the most overseas convention on self reliant brokers and multi-agent systems.

The eleven revised complete papers awarded have been rigorously reviewed and chosen for inclusion within the ebook. The papers deal with a number of subject matters on the intersection of service-oriented computing, semantic expertise, and clever multiagent structures, resembling: carrier description and discovery; making plans, composition and negotiation; semantic procedures and repair brokers; and applications.

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Download Differential and Difference Equations with Applications: by Ondřej Došlý, Simona Fišnarová (auth.), Sandra Pinelas, PDF

By Ondřej Došlý, Simona Fišnarová (auth.), Sandra Pinelas, Michel Chipot, Zuzana Dosla (eds.)

The quantity comprises rigorously chosen papers offered on the foreign convention on Differential & distinction Equations and purposes held in Ponta Delgada – Azores, from July 4-8, 2011 in honor of Professor Ravi P. Agarwal. the target of the collection was once to collect researchers within the fields of differential & distinction equations and to advertise the alternate of rules and study. The papers disguise all parts of differential and distinction equations with a distinct emphasis on applications.

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Download Virginia Woolf's Bloomsbury, Volume 2: International by Gina Potts, Lisa Shahriari PDF

By Gina Potts, Lisa Shahriari

This quantity collects essays by means of eminent and rising Woolf students from world wide, concentrating on Virginia Woolf's and Bloomsbury's politics. issues comprise battle, freedom of the clicking, economics and cultural construction, the Hogarth Press, the worldwide movement of principles, and differences to the general public sphere.

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Download Rough Sets and Current Trends in Computing: 7th by Katia Sycara (auth.), Marcin Szczuka, Marzena Kryszkiewicz, PDF

By Katia Sycara (auth.), Marcin Szczuka, Marzena Kryszkiewicz, Sheela Ramanna, Richard Jensen, Qinghua Hu (eds.)

This publication constitutes the refereed court cases of the seventh overseas convention on tough units and present traits in Computing, RSCTC 2010, held in Warsaw, Poland, in June 2010.

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Download Typed Lambda Calculi and Applications: 11th International by Simon Peyton-Jones (auth.), Masahito Hasegawa (eds.) PDF

By Simon Peyton-Jones (auth.), Masahito Hasegawa (eds.)

This ebook constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the eleventh foreign convention on Typed Lambda Calculi and functions, TLCA 2013, held in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, in June 2013 as a part of RDP 2013, the seventh Federated convention on Rewriting, Deduction, and Programming, including the twenty fourth overseas convention on Rewriting innovations and purposes, RTA 2013, and several other comparable occasions.
The 15 revised complete papers awarded have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from forty-one submissions. The papers supply winning study effects on all present features of typed lambda calculi, starting from theoretical and methodological concerns to purposes in a variety of contexts addressing a wide selection of issues similar to proof-theory, semantics, implementation, kinds, and programming.

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Download Rough Set and Knowledge Technology: 5th International by Deyi Li (auth.), Jian Yu, Salvatore Greco, Pawan Lingras, PDF

By Deyi Li (auth.), Jian Yu, Salvatore Greco, Pawan Lingras, Guoyin Wang, Andrzej Skowron (eds.)

TheInternationalConferenceonRoughSetandKnowledgeTechnology(RSKT) has been held each year due to the fact that 2006. RSKT serves as an immense discussion board that brings researchers and practitioners jointly to debate and planned on basic problems with wisdom processing and administration and knowled- extensive sensible options within the present wisdom age. specialists from worldwide meet to provide cutting-edge scienti?c effects, to nurture educational and business interplay, and to advertise collaborative study in tough units and information expertise. The ?rst RSKT used to be held in Chongqing, China, f- lowed via RSKT 2007 in Toronto, Canada, RSKT 2008 in Chengdu, China and RSKT 2009 in Gold Coast, Australia. RSKT 2010, the fifth within the sequence, used to be held in Beijing, China, October 15–17, 2010. This quantity includes ninety eight papers chosen for presentation at RSKT 2010. Following the good fortune of the former meetings, RSKT 2010 endured the culture of a truly rigorous reviewing technique. each submission used to be reviewed byatleasttworeviewers.Moreover,RSKT2010invitedseveralareachairsto- pervise the overview means of each submission. so much submissions have been reviewed by means of 3 specialists. this system Committee individuals have been deeply fascinated about a hugely enticing choice procedure with discussions between reviewers and region chairs. while worthy, extra specialist stories have been sought. therefore, merely most appropriate papers have been selected for presentation on the convention, together with forty nine typical papers (acceptance expense of 28%) and 25 brief papers (acceptance expense of 14.3%). we want to thank all of the authors for contributing their top papers. with out their help, this convention wouldn't have been possible.

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Download The Institutional Position of Seaports - An International by H. Stevens PDF

By H. Stevens

The Institutional place of Seaports bargains with the common sense and functioning of overseas seaport management. This quantity not just includes attention-grabbing studying for private and non-private port directors and bosses yet can provide through its foreign comparisons suitable insights for the deregulation, privatisation, liberalisation and deconcentration of former executive tasks. each seaport hosts diverse port actions within which private and non-private actors engage in altering kin. there's a everlasting query of the way tasks between public port directors and the personal clients of the port were divided and institutionally anchored.
the original version of research as utilized in this examine has been equipped up by means of the excellence in 4 various regulate family among country and industry. through this institutional version the department of tasks for nautical regulate, port making plans and port providers may be decided. The reader may also research through this version concerning the particular stipulations which are had to turn on the training features of the several port actions.
The version of research could be utilized to each seaport on this planet.
Audience: This booklet is key for everybody who's in a public or inner most handling or policy-making place in a seaport. it could actually even be of significant support to scholars in disciplines like maritime economics, strategic administration, social geography and public management; for instance, to lead them to extra conscious of the explicit position divisions and mechanisms among kingdom and marketplace in overseas seaports.

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Download The Semantic Web - ISWC 2008: 7th International Semantic Web by Vania Dimitrova, Ronald Denaux, Glen Hart, Catherine PDF

By Vania Dimitrova, Ronald Denaux, Glen Hart, Catherine Dolbear, Ian Holt, Anthony G. Cohn (auth.), Amit Sheth, Steffen Staab, Mike Dean, Massimo Paolucci, Diana Maynard, Timothy Finin, Krishnaprasad Thirunarayan (eds.)

This publication constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the seventh foreign Semantic net convention, ISWC 2008, held in Karlsruhe, Germany, in the course of October 26-30, 2008.

The quantity comprises forty three revised complete learn papers chosen from a complete of 261 submissions, of which an extra three papers have been spoke of the semantic net in-use tune; eleven papers out of 26 submissions to the semantic net in-use music, and seven papers and 12 posters authorized out of 39 submissions to the doctorial consortium.

The subject matters lined within the study music are ontology engineering; information administration; software program and repair engineering; non-standard reasoning with ontologies; semantic retrieval; OWL; ontology alignment; description logics; consumer interfaces; internet information and information; semantic internet companies; semantic social networks; and principles and relatedness. The semantic internet in-use song covers wisdom administration; company functions; purposes from domestic to area; and providers and infrastructure.

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