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Byzantium, Latin Romania and the Mediterranean (Variorum by David Jacoby

By David Jacoby

This number of essays offers essentially with the Byzantine quarter of Romania from the tenth to the fifteenth century. a number of of the essays are considering the Empire usually or, extra in particular, with its capital, Asia Minor or Crete. different essays discover the Byzantine territories conquered through the Latins within the early thirteenth century and articles additionally supply info on, and insights into Romania's family with the West, the crusader states, and Egypt.

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Zeolites and Microporous Crystals: Proceedings of the by Tadashi Hattori

By Tadashi Hattori

This quantity includes the complaints of the foreign Symposium on Zeolites and Microporous Crystals (ZMPC '93). At this assembly growth within the following components used to be mentioned: crystal chemistry; synthesis; ion alternate and amendment; adsorption and diffusion; intercalation and cross-linking; host-guest interplay; catalysis; functions.

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Social Partnership at Work: Workplace Relations in the New by Carola Frege

By Carola Frege

This booklet presents the 1st comparative, in-depth research of place of work kin in East and West Germany. the writer examines the luck of the institutional move of West German labour agencies to East German places of work with a purpose to deal with questions imperative to the dialogue of office family in transitional economies, together with: * can capitalist labour associations be imposed on a former communist crew? * what stipulations verify the luck or failure of those associations? * can 'social partnership' among capital and labour be realized?

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What Counts in Teaching Mathematics: Adding Value to Self by Sandy Schuck, Peter Pereira

By Sandy Schuck, Peter Pereira

In this e-book, the world over regarded students and practitioners synthesise present perform and examine advancements within the quarter of arithmetic instructor schooling and arithmetic schooling. The book’s sections learn the position and importance of collaborations and important pals within the self-study of arithmetic instructing and instructor schooling; and the rising conflicts, dilemmas and incongruities coming up from the learn of arithmetic schooling practices. The e-book considers the insights won from self-analysis in regards to the practitioner themselves, in addition to their pedagogical content material, scholars and ways. The contributions spotlight the complexity, features and contours of arithmetic schooling. The chapters demonstrate nuances in instructing and studying which are of specific relevance in arithmetic schooling. furthermore, the e-book includes rules and proposals on the right way to increase the educating of mathematical content material to pre-service lecturers. therefore, the e-book appeals to a large viewers of educators—including schooling lecturers, academics, scholar academics and researchers. As instructor educators taken with arithmetic schooling, mirrored image on perform and engagement in practitioner examine is changing into more and more very important in our efforts to augment our educating. academics and scholar lecturers additionally achieve from the insights bobbing up from such mirrored image. the information and event encapsulated during this ebook offers a lot for the maths schooling neighborhood to construct on.

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The Third Sector in Europe: Continuity and Change (Routledge by Stephe Osborne

By Stephe Osborne

The function of the 3rd quarter inside eu society is an incredibly topical topic, as either governments and the ecu proceed to think about the position those businesses can play in supplying crucial public providers. This e-book provides modern study into this rising quarter, exploring the contribution of this significant region to eu society in addition to the major demanding situations that the sphere and its elements businesses face in making this contribution. This quantity brings jointly for the 1st time a number of tough views upon the function and import of the 3rd zone for eu society from a number of disciplines – together with economics, sociology, political technology, administration and public coverage. parts coated contain the 3rd quarter civil society and democracy, relationships with govt, its impression on social and public coverage, the expansion of social company and of hybrid corporations as key parts of the field and the long run demanding situations for the sphere in Europe.

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Incredible LEGO Technic: Cars, Trucks, Robots & More! by Paweł "Sariel" Kmieć

By Paweł "Sariel" Kmieć

From tanks to tow vans, the entire types showcased during this e-book use LEGO Technic gears, pulleys, pneumatics, and electrical automobiles to truly movement. You’ll locate the various world’s most sensible fan-created LEGO super­cars, development apparatus, monster vehicles, watercraft, and extra, in addition to layout notes and breakaway perspectives of the really great mechanisms inside.

Look heavily, and you’ll find out how professional developers use differentials, suspensions, linkages, and intricate gearing structures of their creations.

Whether you’re a starting builder or an established LEGO fan, really good LEGO Technic bargains a different examine the artistry and engineering that may make your LEGO creations come alive.

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Learning Power: Organizing for Education And Justice (John by John Rogers, Martin Lipton Jeannie Oakes

By John Rogers, Martin Lipton Jeannie Oakes

In towns around the country, low-income African American and Latino mom and dad desire that their kid's schooling will deliver a greater existence. yet their colleges, normally, are overcrowded, unwell built, and shamefully under-staffed. until issues switch dramatically, greater than part the scholars won't ever graduate and lots of will face a lifetime of poverty-wage paintings. studying energy records a thorough method of institution reform that incorporates: grassroots public activism educated through social inquiry because the top method to discover Brown v. Board of Education's promise of "education on equivalent terms"; activist adolescents, lecturers, mom and dad, and group corporations operating to enhance colleges in our nation's poorest neighborhoods; the voices, photos, and activities of people that are organizing to struggle for higher colleges; and a complete critique of the existing common sense of yankee education and an alternate common sense in accordance with justice and participatory democracy. listed below are the easiest arguments opposed to those that are looking to surrender on public colleges in the United States. learn studying energy for transparent examples of the way traditional humans can impact education via their organizing and social critique.

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