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Download A nation deceived: how schools hold back America’s brightest by Nicholas Colangelo, Susan G. Assouline, Miraca U. M. Gross PDF

By Nicholas Colangelo, Susan G. Assouline, Miraca U. M. Gross

In may possibly 2003 on the collage of Iowa a summit was once hung on acceleration. Educators and students from round the nation have been invited to aid formulate a file on acceleration. They deliberated approximately what faculties want to know to be able to make the simplest judgements on instructing hugely able scholars. the colourful discussions resulted in this ebook. (Description via http-mart)

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Download Pay attention to Daniel's prophecy by Watchtower Bible and Tract Society PDF

By Watchtower Bible and Tract Society

A lot of the e-book of Daniel specializes in the subject matter of worldwide rulership, a topic that's of paramount hindrance at the present time. The prophetic parts of Daniel construct religion by way of exhibiting that Jehovah understands the process background centuries-even millenniums-in improve. The narrative portions-among the main bright within the Bible-show that Jehovah God will bless and take care of those that hold their integrity to him.

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Download Martin Luther King, Jr.: Apostle of Militant Nonviolence by James A Colaiaco PDF

By James A Colaiaco

In this exemplary paintings of scholarly synthesis the writer lines the process occasions from the emergence of Martin Luther King, Jr. as a countrywide black spokesman in the course of the Montgomery bus boycott to his radical critique of yank society and overseas coverage over the past years of his existence. He additionally offers the 1st in-depth research of King's well-known Letter from Birmingham penal complex - a manifesto of the yankee civil rights move and an eloquent defence of non-violent protest.

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Download Advances in Biomembranes and Lipid Self-Assembly, Volume 23 by Ales Iglic, Chandrashekhar V. Kulkarni, Michael Rappolt PDF

By Ales Iglic, Chandrashekhar V. Kulkarni, Michael Rappolt

The Elsevier e-book sequence Advances in Biomembranes and Lipid Self-Assembly (previously titled Advances in Planar Lipid Bilayers and Liposomes), offers an international platform for a large group of experimental and theoretical researchers learning cellphone membranes, lipid version membranes, and lipid self-assemblies from the micro- to the nanoscale. Planar lipid bilayers are greatly studied because of their ubiquity in nature and locate their software within the formula of biomimetic version membranes and within the layout of synthetic dispersion of liposomes.

Moreover, lipids self-assemble right into a wide variety of different constructions together with micelles and the liquid crystalline hexagonal and cubic levels. Consensus has been reached that curved membrane stages do play an incredible position in nature besides, particularly in dynamic tactics comparable to vesicles fusion and phone communique. Self-assembled lipid constructions have huge, immense strength as dynamic fabrics starting from synthetic lipid membranes to mobile membranes, from biosensing to managed drug supply, from pharmaceutical formulations to novel foodstuff items to say a couple of. An collection of chapters during this quantity represents either unique examine in addition to entire stories written by means of international prime specialists and younger researchers.

  • Surveys fresh theoretical and experimental effects on lipid micro- and nanostructures
  • Presents capability makes use of of purposes like clinically correct diagnostic and healing techniques, biotechnology, pharmaceutical engineering, and nutrition products
  • Provides either unique learn in addition to entire reports written by way of global best specialists and younger researchers
  • Provides an international platform for a huge group of experimental and theoretical researchers learning cellphone membranes, lipid version membranes, and lipid self-assemblies from the micro- to the nanoscale.

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Download Intervention Research: A Practical Guide for Developing by Nyanda McBride PDF

By Nyanda McBride

This publication bargains a step by step consultant to intervention examine, together with the tools and strategies that researchers, larger measure learn scholars and others can use whilst pursuing intervention learn in faculties and different settings. Guided by means of the Intervention learn Framework, it additionally presents functional info on linking a software constructed utilizing a entire, evidence-based technique, to investigate and assessment methods. The guide additionally illustrates the right way to pick out a suitable examine pattern for learn; the right way to improve legitimate and trustworthy tools for measuring swap, together with the way to devise applicable measures for assessing behavioural switch; tips to recruit and negotiate with faculties (and different settings) for study related to youngsters; easy methods to degree and include measures of constancy of implementation to appreciate dose reaction and behaviour switch; and the way to optimize facts assortment and dissemination. the advance and longitudinal overview of the multi award-winning institution healthiness and Alcohol damage aid venture (SHAHRP) – the 1st alcohol damage aid learn to evaluate the impression of a school-based school room intervention on alcohol use, alcohol-related behaviors and alcohol-related damage utilizing a damage relief paradigm – offers a realistic instance of the intervention study strategies defined during this guide.

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Download Graham Greene’s Conradian Masterplot: The Arabesques of by Robert Pendleton PDF

By Robert Pendleton

From the guy inside of (1929) to The Captain and the Enemy (1988), Graham Greene engaged in a lifelong discussion with Joseph Conrad's political, mental and melodramatic fictions. Repressing Conrad's political anxieties, his early paintings displaces the protagonist's existential hassle into the shape of the mystery or - on the other hand -the 'Catholic' novel. After The Quiet American (1955), besides the fact that, Greene's novels go back to politics, introducing comedian adaptations which remodel Conrad's 'masterplot' right into a combined style uniquely his personal, a method charted during this e-book, the 1st full-length research of the subject.

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Download G protein-coupled receptors : signaling, trafficking and by Arun K. Shukla PDF

By Arun K. Shukla

G-Protein-Coupled Receptors: Signaling, Trafficking, and Regulation, a brand new quantity within the Methods in phone Biology sequence maintains the legacy of this foremost serial with caliber chapters authored through leaders within the box. This quantity covers learn tools in G-Protein-Coupled Receptors, and contains sections on such subject matters signaling, trafficking and regulation.

  • Covers the more and more favored telephone biology box of G-protein-coupled receptors
  • Includes either confirmed and new technologies
  • Contributed through specialists within the field
  • Covers themes corresponding to signaling, trafficking, and regulation

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Download Designing for Scalability with Erlang/OTP: Implementing by Francesco Cesarini, Steve Vinoski PDF

By Francesco Cesarini, Steve Vinoski

Layout and construct complicated, scalable commercial-grade structures with the Open Telecom Platform (OTP), the open resource process built via Ericsson and written in Erlang. With this hands-on e-book, you will how to observe OTP libraries and strategies to boost concurrent, fault-tolerant platforms with out unmarried aspect of failure. Written via the authors of O'Reilly's Erlang Programming, together with a member of OTP's R1 unencumber crew, this advisor takes you thru the fundamentals of OTP and Erlang layout styles, and demonstrates how the platform can be utilized in quite a lot of industries. when you've got Erlang adventure, you will the right way to conquer key stumbling blocks in OTP that experience thwarted many different builders.

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Download Clinician’s Guide to Antiepileptic Drug Use by Michael D. Privitera MD;Jennifer Cavitt MD;David M. Ficker PDF

By Michael D. Privitera MD;Jennifer Cavitt MD;David M. Ficker MD;Jerzy P. Szaflarski MD PhD;Timothy E. Welty PharmD FCCP BCPS;Marcia J. Kaplan MD

Designed for speedy point-of-care reference, this guide bargains evidence-based guidance on use of antiepileptic medicinal drugs for seizures, psychiatric problems, ache, and headache. Chapters hide all medications, together with the lately licensed drug pregabalin. for every drug, the authors checklist FDA-approved symptoms and summarize the facts for efficacy and tolerability from scientific trials for epileptic, psychiatric, ache, and headache symptoms. additionally incorporated are strategies from expert societies akin to the yankee Academy of Neurology, American Psychiatric organization, and organization for the research of Headache. Tables within the ultimate bankruptcy summarize those ideas and point out the authors' collection of drug in quite a few scientific situations.

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