Download Women, War, and Violence: Personal Perspectives and Global by Robin M. Chandler, Linda K. Fuller, Lihua Wang PDF

By Robin M. Chandler, Linda K. Fuller, Lihua Wang

Girls, warfare, and Violence: own views and worldwide Activism attracts upon a large worldwide group of activists, students, NGOs, and clinicians to extend the definition of ways conflict and its violent underpinnings impacts daily ladies and households all over the world. taking advantage of first-hand study and definitive tests of gender-based violence interventions, it invitations diversified views of interdisciplinary documentation and storytelling past conventional educational writing. Reflecting on anti-militarist activism, structural violence, post-war atrocities, executive commissions and coverage suggestions, WWV sheds new gentle on war-related gender oppression on the intersections of race, nationwide identification, faith, and social category and the necessity to advertise a brand new paradigm of the equality of guys and girls.

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Download The hard life: an exegesis of squalor by Flann O'Brien PDF

By Flann O'Brien

Subtitled "An Exegesis of Squalor," The difficult existence is a sober farce from a grasp of Irish comedian fiction. Set in Dublin on the flip of the century, the unconventional does contain squalor--illness, alcoholism, unemployment, physically capabilities, crime, illicit sex--but additionally investigates such assorted themes as Church background, tightrope strolling, and the urgent want for public bathrooms for women. The not easy lifestyles is straight-faced leisure that conceals in laughter its personal devious and depraved satire by way of the most effective identified Irish writers of the twentieth century.

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Download Human Modelling in Assisted Transportation: Models, Tools by Erik Hollnagel (auth.), P. Carlo Cacciabue, Magnus PDF

By Erik Hollnagel (auth.), P. Carlo Cacciabue, Magnus Hjälmdahl, Andreas Luedtke, Costanza Riccioli (eds.)

In sleek society, the person is the primary component of the layout technique of non-fully automatic regulate and defense method, in addition to the most important resource and contributor to injuries. for this reason, accounting for human modelling is critical in layout approaches and in defense checks, to be able to be certain acceptable attention of human elements. those concerns are relatively precise for the area of transportation, the place safeguard similar features are of paramount significance for his or her effect on citizen health, in attention of the easy undeniable fact that nearly everyone makes day-by-day utilization of private and non-private transportation structures.

Even notwithstanding the behavioural and cognitive technology has handled this challenge for many years, the problem of modelling human behaviour continues to be important to the subject of layout of human-machine platforms. To take on this factor, 3 ecu Co-funded initiatives, ISi-PADAS, ITERATE and HUMAN, will offer, in numerous domain names, total versions of the joint cognitive structures, represented via the human on top of things, the ruled laptop and the operating surroundings. those types, as well as supplying a stronger figuring out of the interactions among human and machines in a layout standpoint, permit the honour of human errors in risk-based techniques and the advance of acceptable countermeasures.

The target of this ebook, that is the outcome the Workshop “Human Modelling in Assisted Transportation” (HMAT), is to supply an outline of the state-of-the-art of the matter of human behaviour modelling in transportation structures, and to confront types, tools and instruments built inside those 3 tasks with the continuing learn conducted worldwide.

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Download Grandmaster Repertoire 4: The English Opening Vol. 2 by Mihail Marin PDF

By Mihail Marin

Grandmaster Repertoire is a brand new sequence of top of the range books according to the most traces, written by way of powerful grandmasters. the purpose is to supply the reader with a whole repertoire at a degree more than enough for elite tournaments, and positively additionally for the membership championship. Grandmaster Repertoire presents a repertoire to final a life-time. Mihail Marin s popularity as a chess writer is unsurpassed. during this ebook he finds his personal white repertoire with 1.c4, the English establishing. quantity One unveiled the 1st half the repertoire, masking 1.c4 e5. Now in quantity Marin completes his repertoire by way of overlaying all Black s different replies to 1.c4. the speculation is state of the art with many novelties recommended, yet Most worthy of all are Marin s lucid factors of ways to play the ensuing positions.

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Download Channel 4: The Early Years and the Jeremy Isaacs Legacy by Dorothy Hobson PDF

By Dorothy Hobson

In 1982, Channel four burst onto British tv screens. Charged through Parliament to entice tastes and pursuits no longer typically catered for via ITV, to be cutting edge, experimental, and academic, the recent channel needed to allure audiences and make an area for brand new voices.  Did it satisfy its brief?  released at the twenty fifth Anniversary of Channel four, this booklet tells the tale of its early years below Jeremy Isaacs, its inspirational--and fundamental--first leader Executive. It additionally assesses the legacy of the channel and asks:  has it replaced the character of British tv, and has the enfant negative grown up, or is it nonetheless a younger rebel? 

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