Conflict Between India and Pakistan: An Encyclopedia (Roots by Peter Lyon

By Peter Lyon

This updated encyclopedia examines the clash among India and Pakistan from Independence to the current day, with an authoritative remedy that provides the problems evenhandedly and from either international locations' perspectives.

• specific entries care for cities, towns, and geographic parts, together with Jammu, Srinigar, and the Siachen Glacier; significant figures thinking about the clash, together with basic Pervez Musharraf; the non secular divide among Hindus and Muslims; and the dispute over Kashmir

• a radical chronology presents year-by-year remedy of the most concerns in Indo-Pakistan relations

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Learning to Solve Problems: A Handbook for Designing by David H. Jonassen

By David H. Jonassen

This e-book offers a entire, up to date examine challenge fixing learn and perform over the last fifteen years. the 1st bankruptcy describes changes in kinds of difficulties, person transformations between problem-solvers, in addition to the area and context during which an issue is being solved. Part one describes six forms of difficulties and the tools required to resolve them. Part two is going past conventional discussions of case layout and introduces six diversified reasons or capabilities of instances, the construction blocks of problem-solving studying environments. It additionally describes tools for developing instances to help challenge fixing. Part three introduces a few cognitive talents required for learning situations and fixing difficulties. eventually, Part four describes numerous equipment for assessing challenge fixing. Key gains includes:

  • Teaching concentration – The publication isn't really basically a assessment of study. It additionally offers particular research-based suggestion on the best way to layout problem-solving studying environments.
  • Illustrative circumstances – A wealthy array of instances illustrates easy methods to construct problem-solving studying environments. Part two introduces six diverse features of instances and likewise describes the parameters of a case.
  • Chapter Integration – Key theories and ideas are addressed throughout chapters and hyperlinks to different chapters are made particular. the assumption is to teach how other kinds of difficulties, circumstances, talents, and exams are integrated.
  • Author services – A prolific researcher and author, the writer has been learning and publishing books and articles on studying to resolve difficulties for the past fifteen years.

This publication is acceptable for complex classes in tutorial layout and expertise, technology schooling, utilized cognitive psychology, considering and reasoning, and academic psychology. educational designers, particularly these serious about designing problem-based studying, in addition to curriculum designers who search new methods of structuring curriculum will locate it a useful reference tool.

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Professional Practice for Interior Designers by Christine M. Piotrowski

By Christine M. Piotrowski

This up to date variation of the main accomplished enterprise consultant for designers covers the inner layout occupation in a transparent and well-organized sort. From constructing a tradition to dealing with a venture, the reader progresses via all elements of the company, no matter if in a small or huge company. the hot variation contains additional info on ethics, in addition to a better half web site containing pattern kinds and different assets. This booklet is suggested by means of the NCIDQ as instruction for his or her specialist registration exam.

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Encyclopedia of Hip Hop Literature by Tarshia L. Stanley

By Tarshia L. Stanley

Hip Hop literature, often referred to as city fiction or road lit, is a kind of writing evocative of the cruel realities of lifestyles within the internal urban. starting with seminal works via such writers as Donald Goines and Iceberg slender and culminating in modern fiction, autobiography, and poetry, Hip Hop literature is exerting a similar form of impact as Hip Hop track, model, and tradition. via greater than one hundred eighty alphabetically prepared entries, this encyclopedia surveys the area of Hip Hop literature and locations it in its social and cultural contexts. Entries cite works for extra interpreting, and a bibliography concludes the volume.Coverage comprises authors, genres, and works, in addition to at the musical artists, style designers, administrators, and different figures who make up the context of Hip Hop literature. Entries cite works for additional interpreting, and the encyclopedia concludes with a particular, basic bibliography. scholars in literature periods will worth this advisor to an more and more well known physique of literature, whereas scholars in social reviews sessions will welcome its illumination of yankee cultural range.

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Encyclopedia Of Protestantism by J. Gordon Melton

By J. Gordon Melton

"Encyclopedia of Protestantism" explores the move that begun in Europe within the sixteenth century, confirmed itself towards the Roman Catholic Church, unfold all over the world, and this present day lives on in hundreds of thousands of person denominations and parachurch agencies. This accomplished connection with Protestantism covers its background, strategies, humans, occasions, and significant firms around the world. a different attempt has been made to additionally comprise these components of the area during which Protestantism didn't take carry till the nineteenth century, equivalent to Asia, Africa, and Oceania.The entries contain: Amish; Biblical feedback; Black theology; the basics; Hermeneutics; foreign Pentecostal Holiness Church; Jehovah's Witnesses; Laying on of palms; Neo-Orthodoxy; Nineth-five Theses; Ordination of ladies; Oriental undertaking Society; William Penn; Televangelism; and, Ulrich Zwingli.

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