Guide to Information Sources in Mathematics and Statistics by Martha A. Tucker

By Martha A. Tucker

This e-book is a reference for librarians, mathematicians, and statisticians occupied with collage and learn point arithmetic and statistics within the twenty first century. we're in a time of transition in scholarly communications in arithmetic, practices that have replaced little for 100 years are giving solution to new modes of getting access to details. the place journals, books, indexes and catalogs have been as soon as the actual illustration of a very good arithmetic library, cabinets have given technique to desktops, and clients are frequently getting access to info from overseas. half I is a historic survey of the prior 15 years monitoring this large transition in scholarly communications in arithmetic. half II of the e-book is the bibliography of assets instructed to aid the disciplines of arithmetic and data. those are grouped by means of kind of fabric. booklet dates variety from the 1800's onwards. hundreds of thousands of digital resources-some on-line, either dynamic and static, a few in fastened media, are indexed one of the paper assets. Amazingly a majority of indexed digital assets are unfastened.

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A Bibliography of Female Economic Thought to 1940 by Kirsten Madden, Michele Pujol, Janet Seiz

By Kirsten Madden, Michele Pujol, Janet Seiz

Contributions to lady financial idea have come from prolific students, top social reformers, monetary reporters and govt officers besides many different girls who contributed just one or works to the sphere. it's possibly for that reason accomplished bibliographic assortment has didn't look, until eventually now.

This cutting edge ebook brings jointly the main complete assortment thus far of references to women’s financial writing from the 1770s to 1940. It comprises millions of contributions from greater than 1,700 ladies from the united kingdom, the united states and plenty of different nations. This bibliography is a vital reference paintings for systematic inquiry into questions of gender and the historical past of monetary thought.

This quantity is a worthwhile source and should curiosity researchers on women's contributions to financial idea, the sociology of economics, and the lives of girl social scientists and activist-authors. With a accomplished editorial advent, it fills a long-standing hole and may be greeted warmly through students of the historical past of financial idea and people thinking about feminist economics.

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Foundations for effective school library media programs by Ken Haycock

By Ken Haycock

How are you going to make your university library media programme extra profitable? This ebook identifies present developments and considering library media experts as switch brokers and their roles in class development, curriculum layout, collaboration with lecturers, and development info literacy. Reprinted from contemporary problems with "Emergency Librarian", 39 articles provide stimulating discussions on studying theories, versatile scheduling, new applied sciences, thematic devices, new partnerships and extra. Articles are geared up into seven sections - foundations, the college context, position explanation, info literacy, collaborative making plans and educating, programme improvement, and responsibility.

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Wie der Mensch seine Welt neu erschaffen hat by Ernst Peter Fischer

By Ernst Peter Fischer

„Wissenschaft wird von Menschen gemacht“

Mit diesem Zitat des Physikers und Humanisten Werner Heisenberg leitet Ernst Peter Fischer sein Buch über die „zweite Erschaffung der Welt“ ein. Seiner Auffassung nach nehmen wir diesen einfachen und an sich selbstverständlichen Satz nicht zur Kenntnis und ernst, wie die Naturforscher mit ihren naturwissenschaftlichen und medizinischen Erträgen seit dem 17. Jahrhundert maßgeblich ihr und damit unser aller gegenwärtiges Leben geprägt und praktisch gestaltet haben. Er schreibt: "Tatsächlich ist es so, dass sich europäische Gesellschaften – nicht zuletzt die deutsche – im frühen 21. Jahrhundert nahezu vollständig und unumkehrbar in Abhängigkeit von wissenschaftlich-technischen Fortschritten etwa bei der Ressourcennutzung, der Energiegewinnung, der Krankenversorgung oder der Kommunikation entfaltet haben. Und ihre Geschichte – ihr Vorwärtsstreben in die derzeitige Lage und ihr Aussehen – kann guy nur verstehen, wenn guy die dazugehörige Dynamik berücksichtigt, wenn guy additionally die Geschichte der Wissenschaften und der mit ihren Kenntnissen möglichen Technik zur Kenntnis nimmt, die in ihrer relevanten und aktuellen shape im frühen 17. Jahrhundert begonnen und den europäischen Sonderweg zum Wohlstand bereitet hat, den viele Millionen Menschen ganz selbstverständlich in wachsender Zahl genießen, ohne zu fragen, woher er kommt und welchen Ideen sie ihn zu verdanken haben."

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Dysphagia - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

This can be a 3-in-1 reference publication. It provides a whole scientific dictionary overlaying countless numbers of phrases and expressions with regards to dysphagia. It additionally offers huge lists of bibliographic citations. ultimately, it presents details to clients on the way to replace their wisdom utilizing quite a few web assets. The booklet is designed for physicians, clinical scholars getting ready for Board examinations, clinical researchers, and sufferers who are looking to familiarize yourself with study devoted to dysphagia. in case your time is effective, this publication is for you. First, you won't waste time looking the net whereas lacking loads of appropriate info. moment, the booklet additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. eventually, you won't waste time and cash printing 1000s of web content.

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Men and Aging: A Selected, Annotated Bibliography by Edward H. Thompson

By Edward H. Thompson

Until eventually lately, older males weren't a social phenomenon commanding nice cognizance. Older males are a different minority between males, accounting for 15 percentage of the grownup male inhabitants. between elders, older males are nonetheless outnumbered via older girls 3 to 2, and there are just males for each 5 girls over age eighty five. besides the fact that, the significance of gender to age, and age to gender, is being said by way of gerontologists in addition to gender students. This paintings is the 1st thorough examine of the learn interpreting older males as men.Thompson was once capable of find greater than 750 articles, that are prepared by means of topic (Gendered getting older, future health and overall healthiness, Sexuality, Suicide and Alcohol, Religiosity and Spirituality, Stereotypes and Social structures, Relationships and Social lifestyles, relations relatives, Caregiving, Economics and Retirement, residing preparations, and assets and wishes) and selectively annotated. entry is usually aided by way of vast topic and writer indexes. This groundbreaking quantity could be of serious curiosity to gerontologists, sociologists, and all researchers interested by gender matters.

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Index of English Literary Manuscripts by Peter Beal

By Peter Beal

This quantity, the 3rd within the sequence, discusses the works of eleven British 18th-century writers, offering details at the nature of the MS, date, variation title(s), nation crowning glory, provenance and placement, date and primary kind of ebook, any scholarly use of the MS, and the life of any released facsimiles. details is drawn from fabric in libraries, checklist workplaces and personal collections in the course of the international. The directory of every author's manuscripts is preceded via an creation. The booklet documents many hitherto unrecorded manuscripts. The writers thought of are: Laurence Sterne, Jonathan speedy, James Thomson, Hester Lynch Thrale, Horace Walpole, Joseph Warton, Thomas Warton the more youthful, Isaac Watts, Anne Finch, Mary Wollstonecraft and Edward younger.

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Strukturen der Komplexität: Eine Morphologie des Erkennens by Rupert Riedl

By Rupert Riedl

Nicht zuletzt durch die analytischen Leistungen der Naturwissenschaften wurde unser Weltbild in immer mehr und kleinere Fraktionen zerlegt. So magazine es nützen, sich wieder um das Komplexe und Ganzheitliche zu kümmern, um Interdisziplinarität und Synoptik. In seinem neuesten Buch untersucht Rupert Riedl die Struktur- und Funktionszusammenhänge, die wir als "komplex" bezeichnen. Er analysiert auf brilliante artwork und Weise die Bestimmung, das Auftreten, die Bedeutung und letztlich den fachlichen Umgang mit der Komplexität.

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Stem Cells - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

This can be a 3-in-1 reference publication. It offers a whole clinical dictionary masking 1000s of phrases and expressions on the subject of stem cells. It additionally provides broad lists of bibliographic citations. eventually, it offers details to clients on find out how to replace their wisdom utilizing numerous net assets. The booklet is designed for physicians, clinical scholars getting ready for Board examinations, clinical researchers, and sufferers who are looking to familiarize yourself with examine devoted to stem cells. in the event that your time is efficacious, this publication is for you. First, you won't waste time looking the net whereas lacking loads of correct info. moment, the booklet additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. eventually, you won't waste time and cash printing countless numbers of web content.

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