Satellites, oceanograghy and society by David Halpern (Eds.)

By David Halpern (Eds.)

The e-book exhibits how the recent observations from satellites required advances in thought and prompted societal decision-making. Chapters have a evaluate with an intensive reference record, making the e-book an outstanding resource of knowledge for organic and actual oceanographers and atmospheric scientists.A huge diversity of state-of-the artwork functions of satellite tv for pc facts (altimeter, colour, infrared radiometer, scatterometer, artificial aperture radar) seen in regional-to-global scale ocean experiences integrating satellite tv for pc and in-situ measurements with movement versions are coated within the ebook. matters contain forecasting of floor waves, either swell and windsea, and floor wind; El Ni?o/La Ni?a; alternate of water plenty among ocean basins, Rossby waves; eddies and filaments; fisheries; coastal ocean dynamics; phytoplankton dynamics; and concepts to degree sea floor salinity.

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Landscapes of Globalization: Globalized Development in the by Philip F. Kelly

By Philip F. Kelly

During this severe and complex research, Philip F. Kelly demanding situations the traditional definition of globalization as an impossible to resist and inevitable strength to which societies needs to succumb. via tracing the results of worldwide financial integration within the Philippines, he argues that worldwide methods are constituted, accommodated, mediated and resisted in social procedures at a number of scales, from the nationwide economic climate to the village and the family.

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Understanding Dynamics of Geographic Domains by Kathleen S. Hornsby, May Yuan

By Kathleen S. Hornsby, May Yuan

Even supposing the dynamic point of the area is widely known, details structures have lagged of their skill to symbolize those dynamics and supply aid for clients and analysts, specially those that paintings with dynamic geographic domain names. a set of peer-reviewed articles, realizing Dynamics of Geographic domain names showcases new study and views on theoretical features of geographic dynamics and together with novel facts modeling and visualization-related reports. Multidisciplinary ebook Brings jointly revered experts Editors Kathleen Stewart Hornsby and will Yuan collect favorite and revered experts to create a multidisciplinary publication that mixes assurance of issues from the views of GIS, laptop technological know-how, photo processing, and knowledge and information processing. Containing an 8-page colour insert, the booklet is split into 3 sections that discover the conceptual and cognitive underpinnings of geographic dynamics and knowledge modeling issues; the comparable analytical and computational techniques; and issues in terms of the visualization and simulation of geographic dynamics. A Milestone for examine advancements a short evaluation of the contents and members finds the breadth and intensity of information supplied. Incorporating theoretical, cognitive, methodological, and utilized articles, the insurance is heavily with regards to the nationwide learn schedule on Geographic details technology proposed by way of the college Consortium of Geographic details technological know-how (UCGIS). certainly, the principles for this booklet all started with a workshop co-sponsored through the UCGIS relating to geographic dynamics. This makes the ebook not just a top-notch reference but additionally a milestone for examine advancements within the box.

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Discursive Geographies Geographies discursives. Writing by Jeanne Garane

By Jeanne Garane

The current choice of essays follows within the wake of contemporary paintings in cultural geography demanding the concept that maps are scientifically impartial entities, or that area, in contrast to time, is motionless. In defining house, position and geography as different types of textuality, the essays gathered during this quantity study the ways that postcolonial and metropolitan literary and filmic texts in French can right now inscribe and convey position and area, and thereby perform different types of “discursive geographies.” members: Fran?ois Bon; Alexandre Dauge-Roth; Habiba Deming; Zakaria Fatih; Jeanne Garane; Patricia Geesey; Greg Hainge; Sir?ne Harb; Jean-Luc Joly; Chantal Kalisa; Michel Laronde; Val?rie Loichot; Mary McCullough; Michael O’Riley; Pascale Perraudin; Walter Putnam; Antoine St?phani; Abdourahman A. Waberi. Contents Acknowledgements Jeanne GARANE: advent Greg HAINGE: Allegorical Geographies: Topographical Transposition and Allegorical functionality in Louis-Ferdinand C?line’s Aesthetic areas Walter PUTNAM: Raging opposed to the evening: C?line’s African Episode Pascale PERRAUDIN : Le devoir de violence de Yambo Ouologuem: pictures et kingdom au degr? z?ro Sir?ne HARB: Translation, Resistance, and Revision in Evelyne Accad’s Coquelicot du bloodbath Val?rie LOICHOT: Saint-John Perse’s Imagined shield : J’habiterai mon nom Mary MCCULLOUGH: cohesion, house and Sisterhood in Assia Djebar’s Ombre sultane and Fatima Mernissi’s desires of Trespass Abdourahman A. WABERI: Eloge du nomadisme Jeanne GARANE : remark faire exister son will pay sur los angeles plan?te litt?rature: Entretien avec Abdourahman A. Waberi Zakaria FATIH : Postcolonial Nomads in Alien Landscapes, or the Treasure Hunt in Tahar Ben Jelloun’s Les yeux baiss?s Michael O’RILEY : Orientalist Remainders and Postcolonial photos of France and Algeria Chantal KALISA: area, Violence, and data in Gis?le Pineau’s L’esp?rance macadam Habiba DEMING: Espaces coloniaux et identit?s linguistiques au Maghreb Patricia GEESEY : ‘Faites comme chez vous’: Spatial Appropriation in Franco-Maghrebi Cinema Michel LARONDE : l. a. Fontaine et Salut cousin! : Le st?r?otype scolaire comme sociocritique Jean-Luc JOLY : L’Ecriture cartographique de Georges Perec Alexandre DAUGE-ROTH : Du non-lieu au lieu-dit: Plaidoyers de Fran?ois Bon pour une urbanit? contemporaine Fran?ois BON et Antoine ST?PHANI : Billancourt (extrait) Notes on members Index

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Sinus Headache - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

In March 2001, the nationwide Institutes of health and wellbeing issued the next caution: "The variety of sites providing health-related assets grows on a daily basis. Many websites supply beneficial info, whereas others can have info that's unreliable or misleading." additionally, as a result of speedy raise in Internet-based details, many hours might be wasted looking out, determining, and printing.This booklet used to be created for doctors, scholars, and contributors of most people who are looking to behavior clinical study utilizing the main complicated instruments to be had and spending the smallest amount of time doing so.

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Indomethacin - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

It is a 3-in-1 reference booklet. It provides a whole clinical dictionary masking hundreds of thousands of phrases and expressions with regards to indomethacin. It additionally supplies huge lists of bibliographic citations. ultimately, it offers details to clients on the best way to replace their wisdom utilizing a variety of web assets. The booklet is designed for physicians, clinical scholars getting ready for Board examinations, scientific researchers, and sufferers who are looking to familiarize yourself with examine devoted to indomethacin. in the event that your time is effective, this ebook is for you. First, you won't waste time looking out the net whereas lacking loads of appropriate info. moment, the e-book additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. ultimately, you won't waste time and cash printing enormous quantities of web content.

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Appendectomy - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and by Icon Health Publications

By Icon Health Publications

This can be a 3-in-1 reference publication. It provides an entire clinical dictionary masking 1000's of phrases and expressions with regards to appendectomy. It additionally offers wide lists of bibliographic citations. eventually, it presents details to clients on tips to replace their wisdom utilizing a number of net assets. The e-book is designed for physicians, scientific scholars getting ready for Board examinations, clinical researchers, and sufferers who are looking to familiarize yourself with study devoted to appendectomy. in case your time is efficacious, this e-book is for you. First, you won't waste time looking out the web whereas lacking loads of appropriate info. moment, the booklet additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. ultimately, you won't waste time and cash printing thousands of websites.

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BodySpace: Destabilizing Geographies of Gender and Sexuality by Nancy Duncan

By Nancy Duncan

BodySpace brings jointly the very best recognized geographers writing on gender and sexuality this present day. jointly they discover the position of area and position within the functionality of gender and sexuality. The e-book takes a large standpoint on feminism as a theoretical critique, and goals to floor - and destabilize - notions of citizenship, paintings, violence, "race" and incapacity of their geographical contexts. The publication explores the assumption of information as embodied, engendered and embedded in position and area. Gender and sexuality are explored - and destabilized - during the methodological and conceptual lenses of cartography, fieldwork, resistance, transgression and the divisions among local/global and public/private area. members: Linda Martin Alcoff, Kay Anderson, Vera Chouinard, Nancy Duncan, J.K. Gibson-Graham, Ali supply, Kathleen Kirby, Audrey Kobayashi, Doreen Massey, Linda McDowell, Wayne Myslik, Heidi Nast, Gillian Rose, Joanne Sharp, Matthew Sparke, Gill Valentine

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