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Construction Print Reading in the Field
  • Author : N.a
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : N.a
  • ISBN : UVA:X004815025
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  • Genre : Engineering drawings
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    Findings of the National Longitudinal Survey of Young Americans, 1979
  • Author : N.a
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 592
  • ISBN : UCR:31210024941609
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  • Genre : Business and education
  • Read and download full book Findings of the National Longitudinal Survey of Young Americans, 1979

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    Trinity River Division Features of the Central Valley Project, California
  • Author : United States. Bureau of Reclamation
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 440
  • ISBN : IND:30000090557103
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  • Genre : Water resources development
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    Construction Drawings and Details for Interiors
  • Author : Rosemary Kilmer,W. Otie Kilmer
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Pages : 484
  • ISBN : 9781119714347
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  • Genre : Architecture
  • CONSTRUCTION DRAWINGS AND DETAILS FOR INTERIORS DISCOVER FOUNDATIONAL CONCEPTS AND THE LATEST DEVELOPMENTS IN INTERIOR CONSTRUCTION DOCUMENTS In the newly revised Fourth Edition of Construction Drawings and Details for Interiors, distinguished interior design professors Rosemary Kilmer and W. Otie Kilmer deliver a comprehensive and practical perspective on the preparation and understanding of construction documents. The authors use a highly visual presentation and offer extensive sample drawings and details, as well as photographs, to show readers the fundamentals of drafting, drawing types, plans, and schedules, and computer-aided design. The Fourth Edition includes new sections on contract administration, field measuring tools, safety and security, and smart systems and controls. A companion website offers PowerPoint lecture slides, an instructor’s manual, activities, test questions, and solutions. New appendices feature examples of interior design projects and common symbols for construction drawings. The book also includes: A thorough introduction to drawing communication, equipment, and classification systems, including information about Building Information Modeling and building certification programs for sustainability A discussion of green building certification programs An exploration of the design process, including concept development, hand sketching, design development, preliminary designs, sketches, and presentations A practical review of contract documents, including specifications, contracts, construction drawings, as-built drawings and demolition plans, and floor plans An in-depth examination of structural, mechanical, and plumbing systems Construction Drawings and Details for Interiors is perfect for interior design students, early-career professionals hoping to improve their understanding of project drawing conventions, or anyone studying for the NCIDQ exam.

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    The illustrated Gaelic dictionary
  • Author : E. Dwelly
  • Publisher : Рипол Классик
  • Pages : N.a
  • ISBN : 9781178019896
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  • Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
  • The illustrated Gaelic dictionary, specially designed for beginners and for use in schools, including every Gaelic word in all the other Gaelic dictionaries as an immense number never in print before

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    Spiers and Surenne's French and English Pronouncing Dictionary
  • Author : Alexander Spiers
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 1462
  • ISBN : COLUMBIA:0035539291
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  • Genre : English language
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    Patents for Inventions
  • Author : Great Britain. Patent Office
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 368
  • ISBN : UCLA:L0063004907
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  • Genre : Patents
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    English-Tibetan Dictionary of Modern Tibetan
  • Author : Melvyn C. Goldstein,Ngawangthondup Comp Narkyid,Snar-skyid Ngag-dbang-don-grub
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Pages : 514
  • ISBN : 9780520051577
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  • Genre : History
  • This English-Tibetan dictionary contains 16,000 main entries and subentries, a total of 45,000 lexical items. The dictionary is primarily oriented to spoken communication and was designed to be semantically sensitive, bridging the semantic gap between Tibetan and English. Tibetan terms corresponding to submeanings of English subterms are specified, and each entry in the dictionary includes both the Tibetan orthography and a phonemic notation to indicate pronunciation. Grammatical features are noted, and all examples of usage are presented with the romanization of the Tibetan and phonemic notation of the spoken forms. An introductory essay outlines the main features of Tibetan grammar. (MSE)

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    Calculus
  • Author : Dr. Pragati Gautam, Dr. Arvind & Saumya Agarwal
  • Publisher : K.K. Publications
  • Pages : 622
  • ISBN : N.a
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  • Genre : Mathematics
  • this book has especially been designed to cater to the needs of the students who study ‘Calculus’ in the first semester of B.Sc.( Hons), Mathematics in the University of Delhi and other Central Universities where the CBCS curriculum is being offered. The text introduces the fundamentals of Calculus to the readers in the easiest form and is supplemented with solved examples. The Content of the book is divided into Eleven Chapters. The first chapter introduces the students to the hyperbolic trigonometric functions. Becoming familiar with the circular trigonometric functions, a student will thus connect with the book through this chapter very easily. The second chapter is an introduction to higher-order derivatives followed by a chapter on applications of the derivative. The second and third chapters later connect with chapter seven on Reduction formulae, while the fourth chapter on L’Hopital rule, fifth on Parametric curves and the sixth one on Polar Coordinates may be studied independently. Chapters five and six together offer a good introduction to the methods of Tracing of curves and are further applied to the study of Conic sections in chapter nine. Chapters eight and eleven are applications of the derivative and integrals in computing Area and Volume and Modeling ballistic and Planetary motions respectively. These modeling methods would utilize almost everything the reader has studied from chapters one to nine, and hence offering a (viii) panoramic view of the concepts of calculus. The tenth chapter provides a quick introduction to the methods of calculus for Vector-Valued functions and gives a foundation for the study of multivariate calculus which they will study in the next semester.

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    Official Gazette of the United States Patent Office
  • Author : United States. Patent Office
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 1504
  • ISBN : PSU:000064090696
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  • Genre : Patents
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    FCI Manager (Civil Engineering) Exam Phase I Plus Phase II eBook
  • Author : Chandresh Agrawal,nandini books
  • Publisher : Chandresh Agrawal
  • Pages : 1312
  • ISBN : N.a
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  • Genre : Technology & Engineering
  • SGN.the eBook FCI Manager (Civil Engineering) Exam Phase I Plus Phase II Covers All Sections Of The Exam.

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    The Study of Language
  • Author : George Yule
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Pages : 339
  • ISBN : 9781139486767
  • Reader Reviews : 2
  • Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
  • This best-selling textbook provides an engaging and user-friendly introduction to the study of language. Assuming no prior knowledge in the subject, Yule presents information in short, bite-sized sections, introducing the major concepts in language study – from how children learn language to why men and women speak differently, through all the key elements of language. This fourth edition has been revised and updated with twenty new sections, covering new accounts of language origins, the key properties of language, text messaging, kinship terms and more than twenty new word etymologies. To increase student engagement with the text, Yule has also included more than fifty new tasks, including thirty involving data analysis, enabling students to apply what they have learned. The online study guide offers students further resources when working on the tasks, while encouraging lively and proactive learning. This is the most fundamental and easy-to-use introduction to the study of language.

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    Dictionary of Louisiana French
  • Author : Albert Valdman,Kevin J. Rottet
  • Publisher : Univ. Press of Mississippi
  • Pages : 933
  • ISBN : 9781604734041
  • Reader Reviews : 1
  • Genre : Electronic books
  • The Dictionary of Louisiana French (DLF) provides the richest inventory of French vocabulary in Louisiana and reflects precisely the speech of the period from 1930 to the present. This dictionary describes the current usage of French-speaking peoples in the five broad regions of South Louisiana: the coastal marshes, the banks of the Mississippi River, the central area, the north, and the western prairie. Data were collected during interviews from at least five persons in each of twenty-four areas in these regions. In addition to the data collected from fieldwork, the dictionary contains material compiled from existing lexical inventories, from texts published after 1930, and from archival recordings. The new authoritative resource, the DLF not only contains the largest number of words and expressions but also provides the most complete information available for each entry. Entries include the word in the conventional French spelling, the pronunciation (including attested variants), the part of speech classification, the English equivalent, and the word's use in common phrases. The DLF features a wealth of illustrative examples derived from fieldwork and textual sources and identification of the parish where the entry was collected or the source from which it was compiled. An English-to-Louisiana French index enables readers to find out how particular notions would be expressed in la Louisiane .

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    A comprehensive Indonesian-English Dictionary
  • Author : Alan M. Stevens
  • Publisher : PT Mizan Publika
  • Pages : 1132
  • ISBN : 9794333875
  • Reader Reviews : 1
  • Genre : Books
  • Read and download full book A comprehensive Indonesian-English Dictionary

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    Workbook for Elsevier's Veterinary Assisting Textbook - E-Book
  • Author : Margi Sirois
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9780323291613
  • Reader Reviews : 1
  • Genre : Medical
  • Corresponding chapter-by-chapter to Elsevier’s Veterinary Assisting Textbook by Margi Sirois, this Workbook offers exercises and activities to help you master key veterinary assisting concepts and skills. Challenging review questions, engaging case presentations, and practical clinical application activities prepare you for success in the classroom and in clinical practice Reinforce your understanding of text content with activities that include: Review questions Case presentations Definitions of key terms Comprehension exercises (short essay) Matching questions Illustration labeling and identification Fill-in-the-blank questions Multiple-choice questions Clinical applications

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    Preservation, Packaging, and Packing of Military Supplies and Equipment
  • Author : N.a
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 376
  • ISBN : UIUC:30112106754218
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  • Genre : Military supplies
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    Workbook for Principles and Practice of Veterinary Technology - E-Book
  • Author : Margi Sirois
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Pages : 336
  • ISBN : 9780323291620
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  • Genre : Medical
  • Master the content from your textbook with this helpful study tool! Corresponding to the chapters in Principles and Practice of Veterinary Technology, 3rd Edition, this workbook helps you understand and apply material with exercises, games, review questions, and more. Learning activities include definitions of key terms, comprehension exercises (short essays), matching questions, photo quizzes, completion questions (fill-in-the-blank), multiple-choice questions, case presentations, clinical applications, word searches, and crosswords puzzles. Chapter objectives match those in the textbook to help you focus on important concepts and understand how the material applies to the veterinary clinic setting.

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    Graphic Design as Communication
  • Author : Malcolm Barnard
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN : 9781136477225
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  • Genre : Design
  • What is the point of graphic design? Is it advertising or is it art? What purpose does it serve in our society and culture? Malcolm Barnard explores how meaning and identity are at the core of every graphic design project and argues that the role and function of graphic design is, and always has been, communication. Drawing on a range of theoretical approaches including those of Derrida, Saussure, Foucault, and Barthes, and taking examples from advertising, magazines, illustration, website design, comics, greetings cards and packaging, Graphic Design as Communication looks at how graphic design contributes to the formation of social and cultural identities. Malcolm Barnard discusses the ways in which racial/ethnic groups, age groups and gender groups are represented in graphic design, as well as how images and texts communicate with different cultural groups. He also explores how graphic design relates to both European and American modernism, and its relevance to postmodernism and globalisation in the twenty-first century and asks why, when graphic design is such an integral part of our society and culture, it is not acknowledged and understood in the same way that art is.

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    Language in Scotland
  • Author : Wendy Anderson
  • Publisher : Rodopi
  • Pages : 299
  • ISBN : 9789401209748
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  • Genre : Computers
  • The chapters in this volume take as their focus aspects of three of the languages of Scotland: Scots, Scottish English, and Scottish Gaelic. They present linguistic research which has been made possible by new and developing corpora of these languages: this encompasses work on lexis and lexicogrammar, semantics, pragmatics, orthography, and punctuation. Throughout the volume, the findings of analysis are accompanied by discussion of the methodologies adopted, including issues of corpus design and representativeness, search possibilities, and the complementarity and interoperability of linguistic resources. Together, the chapters present the forefront of the research which is currently being directed towards the linguistics of the languages of Scotland, and point to an exciting future for research driven by ever more refined corpora and related language resources.

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    Annals of Cleveland--1818-1935
  • Author : United States. Work Projects Administration (Ohio)
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 1022
  • ISBN : UOM:39015070222727
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  • Genre : American newspapers
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    Treescape A Semester Course Book 5 Sem 1
  • Author : SK Gupta
  • Publisher : S. Chand Publishing
  • Pages : N.a
  • ISBN : 9789352838073
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  • Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
  • LAN004000 [BISAC]; LAN000000 [BISAC]; SOC000000 [BISAC]; SCI000000 [BISAC]; MAT000000 [BISAC]

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    A First Course in Complex Analysis with Applications
  • Author : Dennis Zill,Patrick Shanahan
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Pages : 471
  • ISBN : 9780763757724
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  • Genre : Mathematics
  • The new Second Edition of A First Course in Complex Analysis with Applications is a truly accessible introduction to the fundamental principles and applications of complex analysis. Designed for the undergraduate student with a calculus background but no prior experience with complex variables, this text discusses theory of the most relevant mathematical topics in a student-friendly manor. With Zill's clear and straightforward writing style, concepts are introduced through numerous examples and clear illustrations. Students are guided and supported through numerous proofs providing them with a higher level of mathematical insight and maturity. Each chapter contains a separate section on the applications of complex variables, providing students with the opportunity to develop a practical and clear understanding of complex analysis.

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    Basic Insights In Vector Calculus: With A Supplement On Mathematical Understanding
  • Author : Zine Boudhraa,Sanjay Rai,Terrance J Quinn
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Pages : 252
  • ISBN : 9789811222580
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  • Genre : Mathematics
  • Basic Insights in Vector Calculus provides an introduction to three famous theorems of vector calculus, Green's theorem, Stokes' theorem and the divergence theorem (also known as Gauss's theorem). Material is presented so that results emerge in a natural way. As in classical physics, we begin with descriptions of flows.The book will be helpful for undergraduates in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, in programs that require vector calculus. At the same time, it also provides some of the mathematical background essential for more advanced contexts which include, for instance, the physics and engineering of continuous media and fields, axiomatically rigorous vector analysis, and the mathematical theory of differential forms.There is a Supplement on mathematical understanding. The approach invites one to advert to one's own experience in mathematics and, that way, identify elements of understanding that emerge in all levels of learning and teaching.Prerequisites are competence in single-variable calculus. Some familiarity with partial derivatives and the multi-variable chain rule would be helpful. But for the convenience of the reader we review essentials of single- and multi-variable calculus needed for the three main theorems of vector calculus.Carefully developed Problems and Exercises are included, for many of which guidance or hints are provided.

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    Electricity, Magnetism, and Light
  • Author : Wayne M. Saslow
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 800
  • ISBN : 9780080505213
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  • Genre : Science
  • A very comprehensive introduction to electricity, magnetism and optics ranging from the interesting and useful history of the science, to connections with current real-world phenomena in science, engineering and biology, to common sense advice and insight on the intuitive understanding of electrical and magnetic phenomena. This is a fun book to read, heavy on relevance, with practical examples, such as sections on motors and generators, as well as `take-home experiments' to bring home the key concepts. Slightly more advanced than standard freshman texts for calculus-based engineering physics courses with the mathematics worked out clearly and concisely. Helpful diagrams accompany the discussion. The emphasis is on intuitive physics, graphical visualization, and mathematical implementation. Electricity, Magnetism, and Light is an engaging introductory treatment of electromagnetism and optics for second semester physics and engineering majors. Focuses on conceptual understanding, with an emphasis on relevance and historical development. Mathematics is specific and avoids unnecessary technical development. Emphasis on physical concepts, analyzing the electromagnetic aspects of many everyday phenomena, and guiding readers carefully through mathematical derivations. Provides a wealth of interesting information, from the history of the science of electricity and magnetism, to connections with real world phenomena in science, engineering, and biology, to common sense advice and insight on the intuitive understanding of electrical and magnetic phenomena

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    The Badger
  • Author : N.a
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : N.a
  • ISBN : UIUC:30112114126318
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  • Genre : School yearbooks
  • Read and download full book The Badger

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    Music in Childhood Enhanced: From Preschool through the Elementary Grades, Spiral bound Version
  • Author : Patricia Shehan Campbell,Carol Scott-Kassner
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Pages : 480
  • ISBN : 9781337671637
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  • Genre : Education
  • MUSIC IN CHILDHOOD: FROM PRESCHOOL THROUGH THE ELEMENTARY GRADES, Enhanced 4th Edition, equips teachers with the research, knowledge and resources to develop musically and pedagogically as they help children's grow from musical intuition to musical mastery. Combining current research with years of experience, Campbell and Scott-Kassner use practical strategies, imaginative scenarios and examples from worldwide musical resources to inspire the best possible teaching methods. The text emphasizes contemporary theories and practices of music education, including strategies for developing pitch, vocal, rhythmic, instrumental, listening, movement and creative responses in children. Numerous lesson plans and various curricular units offer plenty of examples to help readers create plans specifically tailored to the unique needs of their own classrooms. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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    Compact Oxford-Hachette French Dictionary
  • Author : Marie-Hélène Corréard
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Pages : 1042
  • ISBN : 9780199663118
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  • Genre : Foreign Language Study
  • A compact, intermediate-level dictionary covering over 90,000 words and phrases, and 120,000 translations ideal for the home, office, or school.

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    Code of Federal Regulations
  • Author : N.a
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 932
  • ISBN : OSU:32437123233096
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  • Genre : Administrative law
  • Special edition of the Federal Register, containing a codification of documents of general applicability and future effect ... with ancillaries.

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    Optimality Theory
  • Author : Rene Kager
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Pages : N.a
  • ISBN : 9781139425360
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  • Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
  • This is an introduction to Optimality Theory, whose central idea is that surface forms of language reflect resolutions of conflicts between competing constraints. A surface form is 'optimal' if it incurs the least serious violations of a set of constraints, taking into account their hierarchical ranking. Languages differ in the ranking of constraints; and any violations must be minimal. The book does not limit its empirical scope to phonological phenomena, but also contains chapters on the learnability of OT grammars; OT's implications for syntax; and other issues such as opacity. It also reviews in detail a selection of the considerable research output which OT has already produced. Exercises accompany chapters 1-7, and there are sections on further reading. Optimality Theory will be welcomed by any linguist with a basic knowledge of derivational Generative Phonology.

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    The Oxford Desk Dictionary and Thesaurus
  • Author : Elizabeth Jewell
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Pages : 1026
  • ISBN : 9780195159349
  • Reader Reviews : 1
  • Genre : Reference
  • Integrates a dictionary and thesaurus in one volume by combining meanings and related words in one entry.

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    Torpedoes and Torpedo Warfare
  • Author : Charles William Sleeman
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 574
  • ISBN : HARVARD:32044014454391
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  • Genre : Torpedoes
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    Dictionnaire général français-anglais
  • Author : Alexander Spiers
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 622
  • ISBN : BSB:BSB10582319
  • Reader Reviews :
  • Genre : English language
  • Read and download full book Dictionnaire général français-anglais

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    Normal Forms, Bifurcations and Finiteness Problems in Differential Equations
  • Author : Yulij Ilyashenko,Christiane Rousseau,Gert Sabidussi
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Pages : 548
  • ISBN : 1402019297
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  • Genre : Mathematics
  • Proceedings of the Nato Advanced Study Institute, held in Montreal, Canada, from 8 to 19 July 2002

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    New Learning Composite Mathematics 5
  • Author : S.K. Gupta & Anubhuti Gangal
  • Publisher : S. Chand Publishing
  • Pages : N.a
  • ISBN : 9789352834464
  • Reader Reviews :
  • Genre : Mathematics
  • MAT000000 [BISAC]; MAT008000 [BISAC]

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    Void
  • Author : Xiyun Liu
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Pages : 50
  • ISBN : 9781499093100
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  • Genre : Fiction
  • An incomplete online chatting record shows that a 16-year-old boy gets completely tired of life owing to his own view of the world, calling it all a distortion yet daring not to commit suicide due to his incapability to disprove a religious doctrine that a suicide’s soul goes to hell. To kill time, he arranges a trip to Bermuda to search for the No Man’s Land with his friends and meanwhile feeds them with his view that what he calls the Universitus Absolutus is essentially composed of carriers and information, and that the fragmentation of carriers leads to the distortion of information. Not long after he and his friends set foot on Bermuda did he get drawn into a mysterious battle...

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    Manpower Research Monograph
  • Author : N.a
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 1080
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105129143363
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  • Genre : Labor supply
  • Read and download full book Manpower Research Monograph

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    Career Thresholds
  • Author : Ohio State University. Center for Human Resource Research
  • Publisher : N.a
  • Pages : 958
  • ISBN : UOM:39015009195549
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  • Genre : Government publications
  • Read and download full book Career Thresholds

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    The Secret Lives of Numbers
  • Author : Alfred S. Posamentier
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Pages : 249
  • ISBN : 9781633887619
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  • Genre : Mathematics
  • We see numbers on automobile license plates, addresses, weather reports, and, of course, on our smartphones. Yet we look at these numbers for their role as descriptors, not as an entity in and unto themselves. Each number has its own history of meaning, usage, and connotation in the larger world. The Secret Lives of Numbers takes readers on a journey through integers, considering their numerological assignments as well as their significance beyond mathematics and in the realm of popular culture. Of course we all know that the number 13 carries a certain value of unluckiness with it. The phobia of the number is called Triskaidekaphobia; Franklin Delano Roosevelt was known to invite and disinvite guests to parties to avoid having 13 people in attendance; high-rise buildings often skip the 13th floor out of superstition. There are many explanations as to how the number 13 received this negative honor, but from a mathematical point of view, the number 13 is also the smallest prime number that when its digits are reversed is also a prime number. It is honored with a place among the Fibonacci numbers and integral Pythagorean triples, as well as many other interesting and lesser-known occurrences. In The Secret Lives of Numbers, popular mathematician Alfred S. Posamentier provides short and engaging mini-biographies of more than 100 numbers, starting with 1 and featuring some especially interesting numbers –like 6,174, a number with most unusual properties –to provide readers with a more comprehensive picture of the lives of numbers both mathematically and socially.

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    Conversational UX Design
  • Author : Robert J. Moore,Raphael Arar
  • Publisher : Morgan & Claypool
  • Pages : 316
  • ISBN : 9781450363044
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  • Genre : Computers
  • With recent advances in natural language understanding techniques and far-field microphone arrays, natural language interfaces, such as voice assistants and chatbots, are emerging as a popular new way to interact with computers. They have made their way out of the industry research labs and into the pockets, desktops, cars and living rooms of the general public. But although such interfaces recognize bits of natural language, and even voice input, they generally lack conversational competence, or the ability to engage in natural conversation. Today’s platforms provide sophisticated tools for analyzing language and retrieving knowledge, but they fail to provide adequate support for modeling interaction. The user experience (UX) designer or software developer must figure out how a human conversation is organized, usually relying on commonsense rather than on formal knowledge. Fortunately, practitioners can rely on conversation science. This book adapts formal knowledge from the field of Conversation Analysis (CA) to the design of natural language interfaces. It outlines the Natural Conversation Framework (NCF), developed at IBM Research, a systematic framework for designing interfaces that work like natural conversation. The NCF consists of four main components: 1) an interaction model of “expandable sequences,” 2) a corresponding content format, 3) a pattern language with 100 generic UX patterns and 4) a navigation method of six basic user actions. The authors introduce UX designers to a new way of thinking about user experience design in the context of conversational interfaces, including a new vocabulary, new principles and new interaction patterns. User experience designers and graduate students in the HCI field as well as developers and conversation analysis students should find this book of interest.

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    KPTCL-Karnataka Power Transmission Ltd-Assistant Engineer (Civil) Exam Ebook
  • Author : Chandresh Agrawal,nandini books
  • Publisher : Chandresh Agrawal
  • Pages : 650
  • ISBN : N.a
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  • Genre : Technology & Engineering
  • SGN.The Ebook KPTCL-Karnataka Power Transmission Ltd-Assistant Engineer (Civil) Exam Covers Civil Engineering Objective Questions Asked In Various Competitive Exams.