By Claude Sammut, Geoffrey I. Webb
This accomplished encyclopedia, with over 250 entries in an A-Z layout, presents quick access to correct info for these looking access into any point in the large box of desktop studying. such a lot entries during this preeminent paintings contain helpful literature references.
Topics for the Encyclopedia of computing device Learning have been chosen by means of a exceptional overseas advisory board. those peer-reviewed, highly-structured entries comprise definitions, illustrations, functions, bibliographies and hyperlinks to similar literature, supplying the reader with a portal to extra specified details on any given topic.
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By Howard Moss
This e-book permits scholars who've already built a easy competence in Italian to expand and enhance their vocabulary and select between phrases with comparable meanings. it's the first booklet of Italian synonyms to be produced with the wishes of English audio system in brain. All entries are followed via examples of utilization and are graded to point their point of ritual, and there are indexes permitting clients to find phrases in Italian or English. this can be an important reference for intermediate and complex scholars and lecturers of Italian.
By Charles Arnold-Baker
This finished A-Z advisor to the background of england and its peoples should be vital studying for basic readers and scholars. It includes a few 1400 pages packed choked with attention-grabbing aspect on every little thing from Hadrian's Wall to the Black demise to Tony Blair. The better half to British History used to be assembled over greater than thirty years and was once first released in 1996 by way of Longcross Press to nice acclaim. the writer has comprehensively up to date it for the paperback variation.
By Steve Ellis
Covers the priorities and demanding situations dealing with firms who're more and more enthusiastic about 'knowledge work'; it really is written from a human family members - instead of a technological - standpoint. It makes use of actual circumstances, sponsored up via facts and research from an in depth examine into strategic wisdom dependent operating (KBW). The content material of the publication attracts on leader assets: the author's personal services in KBW built over 5 years of blue chip KBW consultancy, and the result of a formerly unpublished 5 12 months examine. The booklet deals transparent, step by step assistance to executives who have to comprehend, installation and enforce KBW.
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By Suzanne O'Dea Schenken
A finished and worthwhile compendium of biographies of major ladies in U.S. politics, previous and current, and an exam of the wide variety of women's movements.
• contains biographies of each lady U.S. consultant, senator, and cupboard member
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• Chronology of a hundred and fifty years of women's history
By S. Medlik
This re-creation combines inside of covers: * A dictionary of 2500 phrases * Descriptions of three hundred firms * A biographical dictionary of a hundred personalities * factors of 1200 acronyms and abbreviations * Key information for good over 2 hundred international locations * A concise bibliography directory greater than a hundred priceless assets of extra info The author's lengthy and huge adventure of those fields makes this an vital better half for college kids and academics, and people hired in suitable companies and agencies, in addition to for the guests, travelers and visitors who're the raison d'Ãªtre of all of it. comprises greater than 4000 entries, with over one thousand of them new to this variation Profiles a hundred striking personalities attached with shuttle, tourism and hospitality Describes three hundred overseas and nationwide agencies, with facts from over two hundred international locations
By Peter Byrne, Leslie Houlden, Rev Prof Leslie Houlden
The significant other Encyclopedia of Theology offers a entire consultant to trendy theological proposal. a world crew of theologians and practitioners of either the Christian and Jewish faiths examine and look at features of theology in forty eight self-contained articles. Neither partisan and denominational, nor indifferent and summary, this better half explores the assets and functions of theology within the mild of Christianity's position within the glossy world.The StructureThe spouse Encyclopedia of Theology is split into six elements. the 1st 3 care for significant foundational points of Western theological reflection:* the Hebrew and Christian Bible* the culture* the contribution of PhilosophyThe moment 1/2 the better half is anxious with application:* relating to Spirituality* relating to modern Ethics* in terms of concerns in and elements of present-day theological constructionThe forty eight essays are descriptive, informative and analytical; their wide-ranging content material is certain right into a unified standpoint through the editors' normal creation and the introductions to every of the six elements. on the finish of every article, there are feedback for extra analyzing and the paintings is concluded with a entire index.This better half Encyclopedia is a beneficial resource of reference for college kids, academics and either lay and clerical practitioners of Christian and Jewish theology.Key positive aspects* huge insurance - includes forty eight in-depth essays overlaying either the background and alertness of Western theological concept* foreign Authorship - written in non-technical language by means of a uncommon staff of editors and authors from either Christian and Jewish faiths* Balanced method - discusses and analyses the foremost concerns with out implementing any unmarried standpoint* truly awarded - on the finish of every article, there are feedback for additional analyzing and the paintings features a accomplished index
By Judith H. Bonner, Estill Curtis Pennington
From the Potomac to the Gulf, artists have been growing within the South even ahead of it was once well-known as a area. The South has contributed to America's cultural background with works as diversified as Benjamin Henry Latrobe's architectural plans for the nation's Capitol, the wares of the Newcomb Pottery, and Richard Clague's tonalist Louisiana bayou scenes. This entire quantity exhibits how, throughout the a long time and centuries, the artwork of the South increased from mimetic portraiture to stylish responses to nationwide and overseas activities. The essays deal with old and present traits within the visible arts and structure, significant collections and associations, and biographies of artists themselves. As top specialists at the region's artists and their paintings, editors Judith H. Bonner and Estill Curtis Pennington body the volume's contributions with insightful evaluation essays at the visible arts and structure within the American South.