Exploring The Black Box Technology Economics And History

Author: Nathan Rosenberg
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521459559
Size: 30.85 MB
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This book presents a unique account of how technological change is generated and the processes by which improved technologies are introduced into economic activity. The central theme of the book is the idea that technological changes are often "path dependent": their form and direction tend to be influenced strongly by the particular sequence of earlier events out of which a new technology has emerged. Individual chapters explore the particular features of new technologies in different historical and sectoral contexts.

Exploring Child Welfare A Practice Perspective 6th Edition Advancing Core Competencies

Author: Cynthia Crosson-Tower
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: 0205819923
Size: 47.80 MB
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A comprehensive view of the field of child welfare

 

This text provides a comprehensive view of the field of child welfare, including the services offered and their rationale for the best interests of the child.  It takes a practice perspective important for future professionals.

 

Learning Goals

Upon completing this book, students will be able to:

  • Consider the full range of services available for children and families
  • See how services can be viewed from the perspective of supplementing family life, supporting family life, or substituting for family life
  • Understand how students might be impacted by the various services
  • Imagine how they might use their own personal talents as future child welfare workers

 


Exploring Sacred Space A Vast Quest

Author: Kristen Ann
Publisher: VastQuest Ventures
ISBN: 0615498906
Size: 27.21 MB
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The book that answers and clearly explains life's deepest mysteries. It is a book of true accounts that you will find fascinating and incredibly informative. No other book gives such clear answers to so many of life's deeper issues including spirituality, life after death and in the spiritual world, extraterrestrial life and so much more.

Why Did Jesus Die? What The Bible Says About The Cross Exploring Faith Today

Author: Dick Tripp
Publisher: Wipf & Stock
ISBN: 1625642423
Size: 26.24 MB
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It is surprising . . . how few books on the cross have stood the test of time. During the twentieth century, James Denny's Death of Christ (1903), Leon Morris's Apostolic Preaching of the Cross (1955), and John Stott's The Cross of Christ (1986) are among the few outstanding works. Now in Dick Tripp's Why Did Jesus Die? we have a work of outstanding and lasting worth-an amazingly comprehensive reference to all the biblical texts that point to Christ's death, its meaning and significance for today's church . . . . Throughout, there is constant cross-reference to both Testaments, to the church's commentators throughout history, and to contemporary Christian writers. A mine of fact and interpretation to inspire the heart of any preacher and teacher of Scripture. I unreservedly commend this book to pastors as a study guide for preaching on the cross and to all who seek to live out in daily life Jesus Christ, as Saviour and Lord -Bruce Nicholls, editor of the Asia Bible Commentary Series (from the foreword) "Dick Tripp combs the Scriptures to find and focus every reference to history's most momentous event. Does a more thorough analysis of the biblical data exist anywhere? I doubt it" -James I. Packer, Board of Governors's Professor of Theology, Regent College, Vancouver "Dick Tripp's treatment of the cross of Christ is comprehensive and readable. Students and seasoned preachers alike will find this book, and the way the material is arranged, most helpful" -Derek Eaton, former Bishop of Nelson and Assistant Bishop of Cairo

Engage Exploring Nonviolent Living

Author: Ken Butigan
Publisher: Pace e Bene Press
ISBN: 0966978315
Size: 22.47 MB
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Engage, a project of Pace e Bene Nonviolence Service, is a study program for learning, practicing, and experimenting with the power of creative nonviolence to transform our lives and our world. Engage can help you and your organization tap into that power to make the positive changes we need to improve our lives and our community. Full of stories, exercises and resources, Engage is a workbook to learn, study and practice the nonviolent options available to us. It offers a guide for groups on how to strengthen and deepen their action for justice and peace in the midst of war, injustice, and our threatened environment. Engage is ideal for advocacy organizations, citizen action leagues, campus networks and any group seeking to work together to create a society committed to justice, democracy, peace, sustainability and equality. Engage is based on 500 workshops Pace e Bene has led with people throughout the US and around the world working for change.

Complexity Theory Exploring The Limits Of Efficient Algorithms

Author: Ingo Wegener
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3540210458
Size: 57.28 MB
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Reflects recent developments in its emphasis on randomized and approximation algorithms and communication models


All topics are considered from an algorithmic point of view stressing the implications for algorithm design


Exploring The Black Box

Author: Nathan Rosenberg
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521459556
Size: 36.99 MB
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This book presents a unique account of how technological change is generated and the processes by which improved technologies are introduced into economic activity.

Exploring The Black Box

Author: Lindsay Ray
Publisher:
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This study examined how print coverage of depression and antidepressants changed during the time period from 2002 to 2006 in regards to the FDA's 2004 decision to include black box warning labels on antidepressants.

Inside The Black Box

Author: Nathan Rosenberg
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521273671
Size: 63.16 MB
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The separate chapters of this book reflect a primary concern with some of the distinctive aspects of industrial technologies in the twentieth century, such as the increasing reliance upon science, but also the considerable subtlety and ...

Darwin S Black Box

Author: Michael J. Behe
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743214854
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In a major new Afterword for this edition, Behe explains that the complexity discovered by microbiologists has dramatically increased since the book was first published.

The Black Box Society

Author: Frank Pasquale
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674967100
Size: 30.33 MB
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But who connects the dots about what firms are doing with all this information? Frank Pasquale exposes how powerful interests abuse secrecy for profit and explains ways to rein them in.

Fairness And Groups

Author: Margaret Ann Neale
Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing
ISBN: 0857241613
Size: 62.20 MB
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This volume introduces cutting-edge theorizing and research at the intersection of justice and groups.