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Quality Management in Higher Education

by SAGE Publications

A timely intervention as higher education in India begins to pay equal importance to Quality, alongside Access and Equity. Indian higher education is the third largest in the world. It is undergoing unprecedented expansion and reforms. Yet, no Indian university figures among the World’s Top 100! The problem lies primarily with the quality of ...;


Replacing Common Core: Choices and Tradeoffs

by The Heartland Institute

The coerced adoption of Common Core State Standards (CCSS) by 46 states across the United States, often without public input, has generated tremendous controversy, concern, and efforts to repeal the standards.;


The Future of Social Security

by The Heartland Institute

The future of Social Security will be among the top issues in the 2016 presidential election. Ferrara, who has been writing about Social Security since the 1980s, thinks the time for reform is fast approaching: Under what the government’s actuaries call “intermediate” economic assumptions, the [Social Security] trust funds will ...;


Why Scientists Disagree about Global Warming

by The Heartland Institute

The most important fact about climate science, often overlooked, is that scientists disagree about the environmental impacts of the combustion of fossil fuels on the global climate. There is no survey or study showing “consensus” on the most important scientific issues, despite frequent claims by advocates to the contrary.;


HR Manager`s Guide to Managing Information Systems

by Carswell - a Thomson Reuters Business

Provides a detailed outline of human resource information management systems (HRMS) or (HRIS) as used for HR management, payroll management, and time management. This book will provide practitioners and students with the strategic perspective and practical considerations necessary to assess, search for and select, and use a HRMS.  It ...;


CLV Special Report - The Regulation of Picketing: An Employer`s Primer to Labour Injunctions, Third Edition

by Carswell - a Thomson Reuters Business

Nothing evokes trade unionism as clearly as the sight of striking workers walking the picket line. And it is on the picket line that the interests of employers and unionized workers are most clearly and diametrically opposed. Unfortunately, this also means that potential for unlawful activity is greater than at any other point in the ...;


Bills of Lading: The Law and Practice

by Carswell - a Thomson Reuters Business

Bills of Lading – The Law and Practice is the first and only Canadian text to offer a detailed guide to the nature and uses of bills of lading. It can be used in conjunction with the companion title Letters of Credit for a fuller understanding of international trade issues.;


Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research

by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.

Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research is the only peer-reviewed open access journal dedicated to the scientific, medical, and psychosocial exploration of clinical cannabis, cannabinoids, and the endocannabinoid system. The Journal publishes a broad range of human and animal studies including basic and translational research; clinical studies; ...;


BioResearch Open Access Journal

by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.

BioResearch Open Access is a peer-reviewed open access journal that provides a rapid-publication forum for a broad range of scientific topics including but not limited to molecular and cellular biology, tissue engineering and biomaterials, bioengineering, regenerative medicine, stem cells, gene therapy, systems biology, genetics, ...;


Geopolitical Atlas of the Oceans

by Editions TECHNIP

Richly illustrated with outstanding maps, this book is the first of its kind to address all major issues related to the oceans as well as questions dealing with delimitation of maritime boundaries in territorial seas and areas under juridiction (exclusive economic zones, protected fishing zones, protected ecological zones and continental shelves). ...;


Drilling Data Handbook

by Editions TECHNIP

The first edition of the Drilling Data Handbook was published in 1950. Over the more than six following decades the book has been constantly improved, adding lots of new technologies and equipment over the course of its eight updated editions. But its key principle is to remain familiar and friendly to users.;


Limnology and Oceanography e-Lectures

by Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO)

Developing a new aquatic science course? Time to refresh some aquatic science presentations and are looking for ideas? Need inspiration regarding how to translate key aquatic science issues in a straightforward manner to a diverse or non-specialist audience?;


Bioterrorism : A Guide for Facility Managers

by The Association of Energy Engineers (AEE)

In the current climate of terrorism, the facility manager is in a more critical position than ever before. Protecting the organization's building and its occupants from chemical, biological and radiological (CBR) attacks that are designed to disrupt and/or destroy business operation is becoming an increasingly important priority for facility ...;


Boiler Operator`s Handbook, 2nd Edition

by The Association of Energy Engineers (AEE)

This book was written specifically for boiler plant operators and supervisors who want to learn how to lower plant operating costs, as well as how to operate plants of all types and sizes more wisely. This newly revised edition provides guidelines for HRSGs, combined cycle systems, and environmental effects of boiler operation. Also included is a ...;


Surgical Infections Case Reports

by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.

Surgical Infections Case Reports is a new, online-only, open access forum for sharing clinically interesting and educational case reports on the prevention and management of post-operative infections, including complex cases.   A sister journal to the flagship journal Surgical Infections, Surgical Infections Case Reports provides rap;


The Shale Oil and Gas Debate

by Editions TECHNIP

In the space of six years, the united States have reduced their dependence on oil by a third and have become almost self-sufficient in terms of gas supply. This “shale oil and gas revolution”, a sudden and unexpected earthquake in the energy world, enabled the US to become one of the most competitive countries in the world. Exporting ...;


Limnology and Oceanography

by Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO)

Limnology and Oceanography(L&O; print ISSN 0024-3590, online ISSN 1939-5590) publishes original research articles, reviews, and comments about all aspects of limnology and oceanography. The journal's unifying theme is the understanding of aquatic systems. Submissions are judged on their originality and intellectual contribution to the fields ...;


Metalriciclo Glossary

by Edimet Spa

It is a new initiative by Edimet the “Glossary of Metalriciclo - Terms, Abbreviations and the Processing Chains in the Recycling of Metals', an essential tool for many operators of recycling, as well as for the general public interested in better understanding this reality.;


Alternative Fuels: The Future Of Hydrogen, 3rd Edition

by The Association of Energy Engineers (AEE)

Revised throughout, this book addresses many of the factors impacting our energy use, including the availability and desirability of various fuels – especially the use of hydrogen. The new edition examines new hydrogen-based technology developments, fuel cell technology breakthroughs, ultra low emission transportation applications, and ...;


Transgender Health

by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.

Transgender Health is the first peer-reviewed, open access journal dedicated to addressing the healthcare needs of transgender individuals throughout the lifespan and identifying gaps in knowledge as well as priority areas where policy development and research are needed to achieve healthcare equity.;

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