Asymmetric Planetary Nebulae VII

Asymmetric Planetary Nebulae VII
Author: Quentin A. Parker,Noam Soker
Publsiher: MDPI
Total Pages: 204
Release: 2019-03-21
Genre: Science
ISBN: 9783038976400

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This book contains the best and most up-to-date contributions in the field of late stage stellar evolution, as presented at the APNVII conference in Hong Kong in December 2017. A total of 60 scientists from 20 countries gathered to present, listen, interact and discuss the most current issues and problems in planetary nebulae and related objects research. The emphasis of this influential series of meetings, which was the seventh occasion over the last 20 years, has always been on the hypothesized and observed physical shaping mechanisms of the ejected nebulae that have such wonderful and intriguing forms. This special Galaxies conference issue of fully refereed contributions brings together a representative compilation of the meeting presentations in paper form. It captures the current “snap shot” status of this research field in some real sense. Such proceedings are well received and can be used as a reference material by both participants and all others working in the field for years to come.

Avoiding War with China

Avoiding War with China
Author: Amitai Etzioni
Publsiher: University of Virginia Press
Total Pages: 216
Release: 2017-05-02
Genre: Political Science
ISBN: 9780813940045

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Are the United States and China on a collision course? In response to remarks made by Donald Trump’s secretary of state, China’s state-run newspaper Global Times asserted, "Unless Washington plans to wage a large-scale war in the South China Sea, any other approaches to prevent Chinese access to the [disputed] islands will be foolish." Some experts contend that conflict is inevitable when an established power does not make sufficient room for a rising power. In this timely new work, renowned professor of international relations Amitai Etzioni explains why this would be disastrous and points to the ways the two nations can avoid war. The United States is already preparing for a war with China, Etzioni reveals. However, major differences of opinion exist among experts on the extent of military commitment required, and no plan has been formally reviewed by either Congress or the White House, nor has any been subjected to a public debate. Etzioni seeks here to provide a context for this long overdue discussion and to explore the most urgent questions: How aggressive is China? How powerful is it? Does it seek merely regional influence, or regional dominance, or to replace the United States as the global superpower? The most effective means of avoiding war, several experts argue, requires integrating China into the prevailing rule-based, liberal, international order. Etzioni spells out how this might be achieved and considers what can be done to improve the odds such an integration will take place. Others call for containing or balancing China, and Etzioni examines the risk posed by our alliances with various countries in the region, particularly India and Pakistan. With insight and clarity Etzioni presents our best strategy to reduce tension between the two powers, mapping out how the United States can accommodate China’s regional rise without undermining its core interests, its allies, and the international order.

Semantics Analytics Visualization Enhancing Scholarly Data

Semantics  Analytics  Visualization  Enhancing Scholarly Data
Author: Alejandra González-Beltrán,Francesco Osborne,Silvio Peroni
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 153
Release: 2017-05-08
Genre: Computers
ISBN: 9783319536378

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Semantics, Analytics, Visualization,- Enhancing Scholarly Data,- SAVE-SD 2016, held in Montreal, QC, Canada, in April 2016. The 5 full papers, 6 demo and poster papers and 2 position papers, were carefully reviewed and selected from 16 submissions. The papers are organized in two topical sections: "Extracting Knowledge from Research Publications" and "Semantic Technologies for Citation and Topic Analysis".

Palmer s Index to The Times Newspaper

Palmer s Index to  The Times  Newspaper
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1902
Genre: Newspapers
ISBN: PSU:000059243649

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Asteroseismology in the Kepler Era

Asteroseismology in the Kepler Era
Author: Andrzej S. Baran,Anthony Eugene Lynas-Gray,Karen Kinemuchi
Publsiher: Frontiers Media SA
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2021-10-13
Genre: Science
ISBN: 9782889714773

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The Cobham Journals

The Cobham Journals
Author: Caroline Molesworth
Publsiher: Cambridge University Press
Total Pages: 206
Release: 2015-03-05
Genre: Science
ISBN: 9781108077682

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This 1880 publication provides a record of the ecology and environment of a Surrey garden over twenty-five years from 1825.

Democracy May Not Exist but We ll Miss It When It s Gone

Democracy May Not Exist  but We ll Miss It When It s Gone
Author: Astra Taylor
Publsiher: Metropolitan Books
Total Pages: 192
Release: 2019-05-07
Genre: Political Science
ISBN: 9781250179852

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What is democracy really? What do we mean when we use the term? And can it ever truly exist? Astra Taylor, hailed as a “New Civil Rights Leader” by the Los Angeles Times, provides surprising answers. There is no shortage of democracy, at least in name, and yet it is in crisis everywhere we look. From a cabal of plutocrats in the White House to gerrymandering and dark-money compaign contributions, it is clear that the principle of government by and for the people is not living up to its promise. The problems lie deeper than any one election cycle. As Astra Taylor demonstrates, real democracy—fully inclusive and completely egalitarian—has in fact never existed. In a tone that is both philosophical and anecdotal, weaving together history, theory, the stories of individuals, and interviews with such leading thinkers as Cornel West and Wendy Brown, Taylor invites us to reexamine the term. Is democracy a means or an end, a process or a set of desired outcomes? What if those outcomes, whatever they may be—peace, prosperity, equality, liberty, an engaged citizenry—can be achieved by non-democratic means? In what areas of life should democratic principles apply? If democracy means rule by the people, what does it mean to rule and who counts as the people? Democracy's inherent paradoxes often go unnamed and unrecognized. Exploring such questions, Democracy May Not Exist offers a better understanding of what is possible, what we want, why democracy is so hard to realize, and why it is worth striving for.

Theatre History Studies 2017

Theatre History Studies 2017
Author: Sara Freeman
Publsiher: University of Alabama Press
Total Pages: 370
Release: 2017-12-12
Genre: Performing Arts
ISBN: 9780817371111

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Theatre History Studies is a peer-reviewed journal of theatre history and scholarship published annually since 1981 by the Mid-American Theatre Conference (MATC), a regional body devoted to theatre scholarship and practice.

The Mark Lane Express Agricultural Journal c

The Mark Lane Express  Agricultural Journal  c
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1899
Genre: Agriculture
ISBN: UIUC:30112062249823

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The Gardeners Chronicle

The Gardeners  Chronicle
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1875
Genre: Gardening
ISBN: RUTGERS:39030033906282

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The Routledge Handbook of Animal Ethics

The Routledge Handbook of Animal Ethics
Author: Bob Fischer
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 584
Release: 2019-12-18
Genre: Philosophy
ISBN: 9781351602365

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There isn’t one conversation about animal ethics. Instead, there are several important ones that are scattered across many disciplines.This volume both surveys the field of animal ethics and draws professional philosophers, graduate students, and undergraduates more deeply into the discussions that are happening outside of philosophy departments. To that end, the volume contains more nonphilosophers than philosophers, explicitly inviting scholars from other fields—such as animal science, ecology, economics, psychology, law, environmental science, and applied biology, among others—to bring their own disciplinary resources to bear on matters that affect animals. The Routledge Handbook of Animal Ethics is composed of 44 chapters, all appearing in print here for the first time, and organized into the following six sections: I. Thinking About Animals II. Animal Agriculture and Hunting III. Animal Research and Genetic Engineering IV. Companion Animals V. Wild Animals: Conservation, Management, and Ethics VI. Animal Activism The chapters are brief, and they have been written in a way that is accessible to serious undergraduate students, regardless of their field of study. The volume covers everything from animal cognition to the state of current fisheries, from genetic modification to intersection animal activism. It is a resource designed for anyone interested in the moral issues that emerge from human interactions with animals.

Chase s Calendar of Events 2015

Chase s Calendar of Events 2015
Author: Editors of Chase's Calendar of Events
Publsiher: McGraw Hill Professional
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2014-10-17
Genre: Business & Economics
ISBN: 9780071835459

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Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. 12,500 entries. 196 countries. 365 days. Find out what's going on any day of the year, anywhere across the globe! If you're looking to tie a promotional event to a special month, travel to a music festival halfway around the world, blog about a historical milestone or do a celebrity birthday round-up on your radio show or Twitter feed, Chase's Calendar of Events is the one resource that has it all. For broadcasters, journalists, event planners, public relations professionals, librarians, editors, writers or simply the curious, this is one reference you can't do without! Chase's Calendar of Events 2015 brings you: Major sporting events such as the FIFA Women's World Cup (June 6), the Pan American Games (July 10) and the 48th Transpacific Yacht Race (July 13). Milestones such as the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta, 200th anniversary of Waterloo, 150th anniversary of Lincoln's assassination, 75th anniversary of Dunkirk and the Battle of Britain, 150th birth anniversary of poet W.B. Yeats and much more. New birthday entries for news makers like the new king of Spain, Felipe VI of Bourbon and Greece (Jan 30), or political activist Nadezhda Tolokonnikova (Nov 7); sports stars such as Meryl Davis (Jan 1) and Johnny Manziel (Dec 6); and entertainers Lupita Nyong'o (Mar 1), Chiwetel Ejiofor (July 10), Jamie Dornan (May 1), Dakota Johnson (Oct 4), Lorde (Nov 7) and Macklemore (June 19). New special days such as Take Your Poet to Work Day (July 15), National Black Women in Jazz and the Arts Day (Mar 1), National Biscotti Day (Sept 29), Runner's Selfie Day (June 23), No Selfies Day (Mar 16) and many more. New! Get exclusive access to the Chase's Calendar of Events companion website with: What's on Today? All the holidays, events, anniversaries, celebrity birthdays, and so on for the current day Advanced Search: customize your search--date ranges, location, key word, category, attendance--however you want! Unique Festivals of the World: a new, interactive map of the world--click on a country and discover its major festivals Tabbed pages for Major Awards, About the Holidays, Spotlight for 2015, Glossary of Calendar Terms and Special Months For information on the url and password of the companion website, please see details inside the book.

Adipose Tissue Which Role in Aging and Longevity

Adipose Tissue  Which Role in Aging and Longevity
Author: Antonello Lorenzini,Aurelia Santoro,Daniela Monti
Publsiher: Frontiers Media SA
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2020-09-18
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 9782889660322

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Resting Places

Resting Places
Author: Scott Wilson
Publsiher: McFarland
Total Pages: 452
Release: 2016-08-22
Genre: Social Science
ISBN: 9780786479924

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In its third edition, this massive reference work lists the final resting places of more than 14,000 people from a wide range of fields, including politics, the military, the arts, crime, sports and popular culture. Many entries are new to this edition. Each listing provides birth and death dates, a brief summary of the subject's claim to fame and their burial site location or as much as is known. Grave location within a cemetery is provided in many cases, as well as places of cremation and sites where ashes were scattered. Source information is provided.

The Cultivator Country Gentleman

The Cultivator   Country Gentleman
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1888
Genre: Agriculture
ISBN: PRNC:32101050720265

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