By Johanna Zmud,Martin Lee-Gosselin,Juan Antonio Carrasco,Marcela A. Munizaga
By Robert B. Shaw,Paul Montgomery
In this new, entire Guide to Texas Grasses, Robert B. Shaw and the workforce on the Texas A&M college Institute of Renewable usual assets offer an fundamental connection with the world’s such a lot economically vital plant relatives. After discussing the effect of grass on our daily lives as nutrition, biofuels, land recovery, erosion keep watch over, and water turn into ever extra pressing concerns worldwide—the booklet then provides:a description of the constitution of the grass plant;details of the category and distribution of Texas grasses;brief species accounts;distributional maps;color photographs;plus black-and-white drawings of 670 grass species—native, brought, and decorative. medical keys support determine the grasses to staff, genera, and species, and an alphabetized list contains info on: beginning (native or introduced); toughness (annual or perennial);growth season (cool or hot season); endangered status;and incidence (by ecological zone).
A word list, literature citations, and a brief index to genera around out the book.
Guide to Texas Grasses is a finished remedy of Texas grasses intended to aid scholars, botanists, ecologists, agronomists, variety scientists, naturalists, researchers, extension brokers, and others who paintings with or have an interest in those very important plants.
By Howard Lune,Bruce L. Berg
For classes in study equipment in Political technological know-how and Sociology, and in Qualitative learn Methods
Raising questions, instead of giving answers
Qualitative learn tools for the Social Sciences is written with the popularity that various researchers in several fields each one convey their very own wishes and intentions to the method. Authors Howard Lune and Bruce Berg objective to lead the reader in the course of the means of learn making plans, undertaking one’s tasks, and making experience of the consequences. every one bankruptcy offers examples of the easiest and worst ways to the categories of questions that come up with every one type of study, in addition to discussions of what makes an process winning or now not. Like its predecessors, the Ninth Edition stresses the significance of ethics in study and admire for subjects.
By David Hancock
By Institute of Medicine,National Academy of Engineering,National Academy of Sciences,Engineering, and Public Policy Committee on Science,Committee on Ensuring the Utility and Integrity of Research Data in a Digital Age
Ensuring the Integrity, Accessibility, and Stewardship of analysis info within the electronic Age examines the implications of the alterations affecting examine info with recognize to 3 matters - integrity, accessibility, and stewardship-and unearths a necessity for a brand new method of the layout and the administration of analysis tasks. The file recommends that each one researchers obtain applicable education within the administration of analysis info, and calls on researchers to make all examine facts, tools, and different info underlying effects publicly available in a well timed demeanour. The booklet additionally sees the stewardship of analysis facts as a severe long term job for the examine firm and its stakeholders. person researchers, study associations, examine sponsors, expert societies, and journals eager about clinical, engineering, and scientific study will locate this e-book a vital advisor to the rules affecting examine facts within the electronic age.
By Sudhir Warier
•To assessment the level of deployment of competency mapping and administration options in Indian Organizations
•An in-depth examine of the deployed frameworks/models/techniques with a view in their picking shortcomings
•Suggest compatible interventions to mitigate pointed out shortcomings within the competency mapping and administration projects of Indian Organizations.
The secondary examine targets contain the following:
•To verify the influence of organizational competency mapping and administration on its enterprise functionality & EVA
•Evaluate acceptable platforms, tools and strategies for the effective program and usage of organizational competencies.
•To advance a competency version in line with the research of the information amassed in the course of the management of a established nonstandard questionnaire
This booklet, that's precise in its content material, constitution and presentation, may end up to be a useful source to all ‘C’ point executives, coverage makers, HR managers, Doctoral scholars, publish graduate and administration students.
By Shifra Shvarts,Zipora Shehory-Rubin
The e-book focuses as a rule at the special activity of the participants of the Hadassah Women’s association, who took upon themselves the venture of creating glossy public future health prone for the Jewish neighborhood in Palestine lower than British rule, in line with their American adventure in that field.
During those first ten years, public wellbeing and fitness providers have been supplied to 46,000 pregnant ladies, 53,000 babies, 700,000 apartment visits have been made by means of nurses, and 1.7 million visits have been made to the forty four maternal and youngster welfare facilities that supplied providers nationwide.
Thanks to those providers, baby mortality within the Jewish group dropped considerably from 144:1000 in 1922 to 54:1000 in 1939 (compared to 50:1000 within the U.S. and 53:1000 within the U.K.). No different related pastime has completed such extraordinary ends up in any such brief time period. All public future health prone supplied less than the umbrella of Hadassah have been equivalent to all, together with the Arab neighborhood. The undertaking used to be established normally at the Zionist ideology of creating a brand new country fit in physique and mind.
The public future health challenge of those American ladies used to be a vital part of the Zionist project and actions at the moment. besides the fact that, in contrast to different fields of Zionist job in Palestine in this interval, it was once led thoroughly and basically via girls. This publication is the tale of those decided American Zionist girls and their amazing achievements and contributions to the healthiness of the Jewish group in Palestine, which used to be the early offspring of a kingdom in building.
The Hadassah ebook additionally comprises unique photos that have been came upon just a couple of years in the past in a single of the outdated Hadassah garage rooms in Jerusalem via Prof. Yoel Donchin, and they're at the moment displayed at a different exhibition within the Jerusalem Theater.
About the Authors
Shifra Shvarts, Ph.D., is an affiliate Professor of the historical past of drugs at Ben-Gurion college, and a researcher on the Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and overall healthiness coverage study, Sheba scientific middle. She focuses on the social heritage of medication and public overall healthiness in nineteenthto twentieth-century Israel. She has released six books at the improvement and background of the Israeli healthiness care process. She is additionally the writer of the Israeli HMO indices within the Israeli scientific Encyclopedia and within the Encyclopedia Judaica.
Zipora Shehory-Rubin, Ph.D., is a Senior Lecturer at Kaye educational collage of schooling in Beer- Sheva, Israel, the place she teaches the background of schooling and Hebrew language. She acquired her Ph.D. in background from Ben-Gurion collage of the Negev after finishing her dissertation on Hadassah’s academic organizations and well-being actions in the course of British necessary rule over Palestine. Her guides contain books and articles on a number of points of the historical past of schooling and the historical past of medicine.
Prof. Yoel Donchin, M.D., is a scientific Professor of Anesthesia and in depth Care on the Hadassah scientific heart, Hebrew collage, Jerusalem. After graduating from Hadassah clinical university, he endured his residency at Hadassah, the place he's now the pinnacle of the sufferer security middle. He additionally rescued and preserved greater than 1,000 images from Hadassah’s early years and flicks created in the course of that interval. at the moment he's the president of the Israeli Society of the heritage of Medicine.
By Tom Wengraf
Unique in its conceptual coherence and the extent of sensible aspect, this publication offers a entire source for these desirous about the perform of semi-structured interviewing, the main universal interview procedure in social study, and particularly for in-depth, biographic narrative interviewing. It covers the whole diversity of practices from the identity of issues via to techniques for writing up examine findings in varied ways.
By Russell Belk,Russell W. Belk,Linda Price,Lisa Penaloza
By Michael O'Rourke,Stephen Crowley,Sanford D. Eigenbrode,J. D. Wulfhorst