Multidisciplinary perspectives on the cultural and evolutionary foundations of children's attachment relationships and on the consequences for education, counseling, and policy.
Computing is usually viewed as a technology field that advances at the breakneck speed of Moores Law. If we turn away even for a moment, we might miss a game-changing technological breakthrough or...
ISBN: 9780262518765 Autor: Vaclav Smil Wydawnictwo: MIT Press Massachusets Institute of Tech nology Ilość stron: 272
The many books on globalization published over the past few years range from claims that the world is flat to an unlikely rehabilitation of Genghis Khan as a pioneer of global commerce. Missing...
A rigorous analysis of the role played aby globalization in key episodes in the development of the Israeli economy, from hyperinflation crisis to high-tech surge.
This new edition of the widely read Evolution in four Dimensions has been revised to reflect the spate of new discoveries in bilogy since the book was first published in 2005. The auhors...
On a visit to Auschwitz-Birkenau, Georges Didi-Huberman tears three pieces of bark from birch trees on the edge of the site. Looking at these pieces after his return home, he sees them as letters,...
A theory of control, equally grounded in syntax and semantics, that argues that obligatory control is achieved either through predication or through logophoric anchoring.
ISBN: 9780262610339 Autor: Krauss, Rosalind E.
Studies major works aby important sculptors since Rodin in the light of different approaches to general sculptural issues to reveal the logical progressions from nineteenth-century figurative works...
A proposal that a single linguistic/cognitive system, "targeting," underlies two domains of reference, anaphora (speech-internal) and deixis (speech-external).
What it means for global sustainability when environmentalism is dominated by the concerns of the affluent--eco-business, eco-consumption, wilderness preservation.
Contending Economic Theories offers a unique comparative treatment of the three main theories in economics as it is taught today: neoclassical, Keynesian, and Marxian. Each is developed and...
ISBN: 9780262516051 Autor: Isozaki, Arata / Stewart, David B.
Japanese architect Arata Isozaki sees buildings not as dead objects but as events that encompass the social and historical context -- not to be defined forever żeby their "everlasting...
ISBN: 9780262700603 Autor: Tschumi, Bernard
Avant-garde theorist and architect Bernard Tschumi is equally well known for his writing and his practice. Architecture and Disjunction, which brings together Tschumi's essays from 1975 to...
ISBN: 9780262036016 Autor: Plasencia, Adolfo
Science today is more a process of collaboration than moments of individual "eurekas.ż This book recreates that kind of synergy aby offering a series of interconnected dialogues with leading...
From a zebra's stripes to a spider's web: an engaging examination of patterns in nature and the mathematics that underlie them.
Formal ways of representing uncertainty and various logics for reasoning about it; updated with new material on weighted probability measures, complexity-theoretic considerations, and other topics.
This book offers a general overview of the physics, concepts, theories, and models underlying the discipline of aerodynamics. A particular focus is the technique of velocity field representation...
Neuroscience research has exploded, with more than fifty thousend neuroscientists applying increasingly advanced methods. A mountain of new facts and mechanisms has emerged. And yet a principled...
What it means when media moves from the new to the habitual--when our bodies become archives of supposedly obsolescent media, streaming, updating, sharing, saving.
Science today is more a process of collaboration than moments of individual "eurekas." This book recreates that kind of synergy żeby offering a series of interconnected dialogues with...