By Richard G. Gann (Eds.)
content material: an outline of Halon 1301 platforms / Charles L. Ford --
The relevance of basic reviews of flame inhibition to the advance of criteria for the halogenated extinguishing agent platforms / Myron J. Miller --
CF₃Br suppression of turbulent, class-B gasoline fires / Norman J. Alvares --
Mechanistic reviews of halogenated flame retardants : the antimony-halogen process / John W. Hastie and C.L. McBee --
impact of CF₃Br on counterflow combustion of liquid gas with diluted oxygen / ok. Seshadri and F.A. Williams --
Halomethane and nitrogen quenching of hydrogen and hydrocarbon diffusion and premixed flames / R.F. Kubin, R.H. Knipe, and Alvin S. Gordon --
The impression of halogens at the blowout features of an hostile jet stabilized flame / R.W. Schefer, N.J. Brown, and R.F. Sawyer --
The impression of CF₃Br on a CO-H₂-O₂-Ar diffusion flame / L.W. Hunter, C. Grunfelder, and R.M. Fristrom --
The impact of CF₃Br on radical focus profiles in methane flames / Joan C. Biordi, Charles P. Lazzara, and John F. Papp --
Inhibition of the hydrogen-oxygen response by way of CF₃Br and CF₂BrCF₂Br / Gordon B. Skinner --
preliminary reactions in flame inhibition by means of halogenated hydrocarbons / Richard G. Gann --
Halogen kinetics pertinent to flame inhibition : a evaluate / N.J. Brown --
Halogenated fireplace extinguishants : flame suppression through a actual mechanism? / Eric R. Larsen --
The position of ions and electrons in flame inhibition through halogenated hydrocarbons : perspectives / Edward T. McHale and Alexander Mandl --
Theoretical research of inhibition phenomena in halogenated flames / Serge Galant and J.P. Appleton.
By Ronald van der Linden (auth.), Jean Lilensten (eds.)
This e-book exhibits the state-of-the-art in Europe on a truly new self-discipline, area climate. This self-discipline lies on the aspect among technology and undefined. This ebook displays any such place, with theoretic papers and applicative papers in addition. it really is divided into five chapters. every one bankruptcy begins with a brief creation, which indicates the coherence of a given area. Then, four to five contributions written by means of the easiest experts in Europe provide distinctive tricks of a sizzling subject in house weather.
From the studying of this booklet, it turns into glaring that area climate is a dwelling self-discipline, jam-packed with delivers and already packed with awesome realizations. The energy of Europe is apparent in the course of the ebook, however it is additionally transparent that this self-discipline is all over the world.
By Arul Chib, Julian May, Roxana Barrantes
The moment quantity within the SIRCA e-book sequence investigates the effect of data society tasks via extending the limits of educational learn into the world of perform. international in scope, it contains contributions and learn initiatives from Asia, Africa and Latin the US. The overseas scholarly group has taken various techniques to query the effect of knowledge society tasks on populations within the international South. This publication addresses facets— effect of study: How is the learn on ICTs within the worldwide South enjoying a job in developing a data society? (e.g. coverage formula, media insurance, implementation in perform) and learn on influence: what's the facts for the influence of ICTs on society? (i.e. the goals of socio-economic development). This quantity brings jointly a multiplicity of voices and ways from social clinical examine to provide an interesting quantity for various stakeholders together with lecturers, researchers, practitioners, policy-makers and people within the company and civil sectors of society.
By Dennis Howitt
Accomplished, common and transparent, creation to analyze equipment in Psychology, third version is the basic pupil consultant to figuring out and venture quantitative and qualitative study in psychology. up to date all through to incorporate new themes corresponding to the most recent advancements in on-line aid for undertaking study and information administration, this re-creation keeps to supply a radical, available and recent assurance of the sector. The ebook is supported via a better half site that includes a variety of assets to aid scholars cost and extra their figuring out of the topic. stopover at www.pearsoned.co.uk/howitt to determine extra. "Howitt and Cramer's creation to investigate equipment (Third version) bargains the clearest and so much accomplished assurance of analysis tools for first yr psychology scholars out there. certainly, it's a useful resource of recommendation and knowledge on learn layout for college students all through their undergraduate profession, or even into postgraduate study." Ronnie Wilson, college of Ulster
By Silvio Garattini (auth.), S. Garattini, D. W. van Bekkum (eds.)
Scientists are coming lower than expanding strain from activist teams to prevent animal experimentation, branded as merciless and pointless for bettering human healthiness. this angle, in spite of the fact that, stems from an unrealistic review of the location and distorted information regarding current medical wisdom. there isn't any query that the majority scientific development - possibly all, in fac- has been attained via wisdom derived at the start from experiments in quite a few animal species. there's virtually no manner of changing animals in those investigations and so-called 'alternative tools' are in fact in basic terms complementary. Tissue cultures, cellphone, microorganisms, enzymes, membranes, mathematical versions - all are important for initial screening assessments and for trying out hypotheses, however the complexity of a dwelling organism is such that during vivo stories are crucial prior to any attempt can responsibly be made in guy. This booklet offers the court cases of a world symposium prepared in Strasbourg (October 24-25, 1988), with the purpose of assessing present-day specifications as regards animal experimentation in study regarding significant scientific and toxicological difficulties nonetheless expecting solutions.
By H. W. Faulkner, Liz Fredline, Leo Jago, Bill Faulkner, Christopher P. Cooper
Professor invoice Faulkner was once the daddy of tourism examine in Australia, having spent two decades within the box, first inside executive after which in academe. He was once a visionary whose effect at the tourism study box prolonged way past Australia. This paintings encompasses a number of Faulkner's guides grouped thematically lower than the headings "Methods", "Events", "Destinations" and "Research Agenda". The sections reveal how his pondering developed through the years and encouraged the highbrow improvement of the sector itself. An introductory bankruptcy describes Faulkner's existence and the contribution that he made to the sphere of tourism examine.
By Professor Dr. Davor Solter, D. Beyleveld, M. B. Friele, J. Hołówka, H. Lilie, R. Lovell-Badge, C. Mandla, U. Martin, R. Pardo Avellaneda (auth.)
Recent advances in options and realizing within the fields of genetics, embryology and reproductive biology have unfolded new how you can deal with quite a lot of clinical difficulties. they vary from new ideas for infertility therapy and pre-implantation genetic prognosis to stem-cell-based remedies for debilitating ailments. seeing that a majority of these techniques contain the manipulation of human gametes, embryos or embryonic cells, and will additionally allow extra contentious makes use of, they've got inspired a debatable debate as to what goals are fascinating and to what quantity experiments on human embryos are morally permissible, if permissible in any respect. the location is additional complex via the truth that clinical initiatives are more and more learned via foreign co-operation and that sufferers are more and more able to search morally contentious clinical remedy anyplace it truly is on hand and hence to avoid nationwide laws. In view of this case the Europäische Akademie assembled a short lived interdisciplinary undertaking team within which scientists from universities and non-university study corporations in Europe engaged on the appropriate topics have been introduced jointly and charged with setting up an information base and delivering feedback for long term recommendations that might be appropriate for society. offered listed here are the result of this undertaking, starting from a dialogue of the theoretical and sensible probabilities in human-embryo experimentation and its choices in examine on grownup stem cells, a comparability of the events and customers of legislation of embryo examine in Europe, a survey of eu public attitudes, and a philosophical research of the arguments and argumentative suggestions utilized in the debate.
By Baldassare Di Bartolo, John Collins, Luciano Silvestri
This e-book offers a accomplished evaluation of nano-optics, together with uncomplicated conception, scan and purposes, quite in nanofabrication and optical characterization. The contributions in actual fact show how advances in nano-optics and photonics have inspired growth in nanoscience and -fabrication, and vice versa. Their specialist authors deal with themes similar to third-dimensional optical lithography and microscopy past the Abbe diffraction restrict, optical diagnostics and sensing, optical information- and telecommunications, energy-efficient lights, and effective solar power conversion. Nano-optics emerges as a key permitting know-how of the twenty first century. This paintings will entice a large readership, from physics via chemistry, to biology and engineering. The contributions that seem during this quantity have been provided at a NATO complex research Institute held in Erice, 4-19 July, 2015.
By Carla Willig, Wendy Stainton-Rogers
This guide covers the qualitative equipment utilized in psychology combining 'how-to-do-it' summaries with exam of ancient and theoretical foundations. Examples from contemporary learn are used to demonstrate how each one process has been utilized, the knowledge analysed and the insights gained.
content material: part I. tools --
Ethnography / Christine Griffin and Andrew Bengry-Howell --
motion learn / Carolyn Kagan, Mark Burton and Asiya Siddiquee --
dialog research / Sue Wilkinson and Celia Kitzinger --
Discursive psychology / Sally Wiggins and Jonathan Potter --
Foucauldian discourse research / Michael Arribas-Ayllon and Valerie Walkerdine --
Psychoanalytic ways to qualitative psychology / Stephen Frosh and Lisa Saville younger --
reminiscence paintings / Niamh Stephenson and Susan Kippax --
Narrative psychology / David Hiles and Ivo Čermák --
Phenomenological psychology / Amedeo P. Giorgi and Barbro Giorgi --
Interpretative phenomenological research / Virginia Eatough and Jonathan A. Smith --
Social representations / Uwe Flick and Juliet Foster --
Q technique / Paul Stenner, Simon Watts and Marcia Worrell --
Grounded conception / Kathy Charmaz and Karen Henwood --
part II. views and methods --
Ethics in qualitative mental examine / Svend Brinkmann and Steinar Kvale --
Qualitative tools in feminist psychology / Mary Gergen --
visible techniques: utilizing and studying photographs / Paula Reavey and Katherine Johnson --
utilizing the net for qualitative study / Alison Evans, Jonathan Elford and Dick Wiggins --
utilizing laptop applications in qualitative learn / Christina Silver and Nigel Fielding --
blending qualitative and quantitative equipment: a practical technique / Lucy Yardley and Felicity Bishop --
part III. functions --
Social psychology / Steven D. Brown and Abigail Locke --
overall healthiness psychology / Kerry Chamberlain and Michael Murray --
Developmental psychology / Erica Burman --
scientific psychology / David Harper --
Counselling and psychotherapy / Joseph G. Ponterotto, Geena Kuriakose and Yevgeniya Granovskaya --
academic psychology / Andy Miller, Tom Billington, Victoria Lewis ... et al. --
paintings and organizational psychology / Jo Silvester --
Forensic psychology / Peter Banister --
group psychology / Carrie E. Hanlin, Kimberly Bess, Patricia Conway ... et al. --
Cultural psychology / Leslie Swartz and Poul Rohleder --
Cognitive psychology / Thomas C. Ormerod and Linden J. Ball --
Postcolonialism and psychology / Catriona Macleod and Sunil Bhatia --
assessment and prospect / Wendy Stainton-Rogers and Carla Willig.
By Sandra L. Faulkner
This ebook is a memoir in poetry approximately family members tales, mother-daughter relationships, women's paintings, mothering, writing, kinfolk secrets and techniques, and styles of verbal exchange in shut relationships. Faulkner knits connections among a DIY (do-it-yourself) price, economics, and relatives tradition by utilizing poems and photographs, which current 4 generations of girls in her kinfolk and hassle "women's paintings" of mothering, cooking and crafting. relations tales anchor kin tradition and supply perception into relational and family members lifestyles. This paintings can be utilized as a instructing device to get us to consider the tales that we inform and do not inform in households and the significance of the way kin is created, maintained, and changed in our tales. The poetry voices the topics of financial and collective family members self-reliance and speaks to cultural discourses of feminist resistance and resilience, relational and private identities. This booklet may be learn for excitement as a suite of poetry or used as a springboard for mirrored image and dialogue in classes akin to kinfolk communique, sociology of gender and the kinfolk, psychology of girls, relational verbal exchange, and women's reports.