Citrus Oils: Composition, Advanced Analytical Techniques, by Giovanni Dugo, Luigi Mondello

By Giovanni Dugo, Luigi Mondello

Global creation of citrus culmination continues to be starting to be. at this time, approximately 30 percentage of that yield is dedicated to commercial creation, mostly on these crucial oils and juices utilized in meals, prescribed drugs, and cosmetics. overlaying learn pronounced within the literature during the last ten years, this e-book provides the most up-tp-date study to be had at the research, composition, and organic job of citrus items, in addition to issues with adulteration and contaminants. The examine team at present coordinated through the editors on the college of Messina has been investigating citrus crucial oils because the 80s and is understood around the globe for its development of chromatographic research equipment.

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The Feminist Encyclopedia of Italian Literature by Rinaldina Russell

By Rinaldina Russell

Over the past twenty years, there was an expanding curiosity in feminist perspectives of the Italian literary culture. whereas feminist concept and method were permitted by way of the tutorial neighborhood within the united states, the location is especially diverse in Italy, the place such paintings has been performed mostly outdoors the academy. between nonspecialists, wisdom of feminist techniques to Italian literature, or even of the life of Italian girls writers, continues to be scant. This reference paintings, the 1st of its sort on Italian literature, is a better half quantity for all who desire to examine Italian literary tradition and writings, either by means of ladies and through males, in gentle of feminist idea. incorporated are alphabetically prepared entries for authors, faculties, pursuits, genres and kinds, figures and kinds, and related issues regarding Italian literature from the center a long time to the current. each one access is written through a professional contributor and summarizes feminist proposal at the topic. Entries offer short bibliographies, and the quantity concludes with a particular, normal bibliography of significant stories.

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Encyclopedia of Gender in Media by Mary E. Kosut

By Mary E. Kosut

The media strongly impacts our daily notions of gender roles and our innovations of gender id. The Encyclopedia of Gender in Media critically examines the function of the media in permitting, facilitating, or not easy the social building of gender in our society. The paintings addresses quite a few leisure and information content material in print and digital media and explores the social development of masculinity in addition to femininity. as well as representations of gender in the media, we additionally examine gender matters on the topic of media possession and the media crew. regardless of an abundance of textbooks, anthologies, and collage press monographs with regards to gender in media, before no accomplished reference paintings has tackled this subject of perennial curiosity in pupil learn and papers.

Features and merits:

  • 150 signed entries (each with go References and extra Readings) are equipped in A-to-Z style to offer scholars easy accessibility to the whole diversity of issues inside gender in media.
  • A thematic Reader's consultant within the entrance subject teams similar entries by way of large topical or thematic components to make it effortless for clients to discover comparable entries at a look, with issues together with "Discrimination & Media Effects," "Media Modes," "New Media," "Media Portrayals & Representations," "Biographies," and extra.
  • In the digital model, the Reader's consultant combines with an in depth Index and the go References to supply clients with powerful search-and browse capacities.
  • A Chronology within the again topic is helping scholars positioned person occasions into broader ancient context.
  • A thesaurus presents scholars with concise definitions to keywords within the box.
  • A source consultant to vintage books, journals, and sites (along with the extra Readings accompanying every one access) is helping consultant scholars to additional assets for his or her learn trips.
  • An Appendix offers clients with a few studies regarding gender in media.

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The Encyclopedia of Science, Technology, and Ethics by Carl Mitcham

By Carl Mitcham

The Encyclopedia of technological know-how, expertise, and Ethics has advert a number of origins. It used to be whilst contributing an editorial at the philosophy of know-how to the pioneering first variation of the Encyclopedia of Bioethics (1978), that i started to dream of a extra common encyclopedic creation to problems with expertise and ethics. encouraged via the point of view of students as different as Jacques Ellul and Hans Jonas, bioethics seemed in basic terms a part of a accomplished have to grapple intellectually with the more and more technological global within which we are living. this concept used to be pursued in a state-of-the-field bankruptcy on ‘‘Philosophy of Technology’’ in A advisor to the tradition of technology, know-how, and drugs (1980) edited through certainly one of my mentors, Paul T. Durbin. therefore while Stephen G. publish, the editor of the 3rd version of the Encyclopedia of Bioethics (2004), recommended to Macmillan the belief of a extra common ‘‘Encyclopedia of Technoethics,’’ with me as strength editor, i used to be primed to be enthusiastic— even supposing I additionally argued that the sector may still now be elevated to incorporate ethics when it comes to either technological know-how and know-how.

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The encyclopedia of applied linguistics by Carol A. Chapelle

By Carol A. Chapelle

This ground-breaking reference paintings, to be had on-line or as a 10-volume print set, is a complete source overlaying the hugely different box of utilized linguistics.
- Brings jointly ancient and rising components of analysis inside utilized linguistics
- Combines person entries starting from 1,500 to 4,000 phrases, with longer, essay-style contributions giving an in depth assessment of key advancements and ideas
- comprises over 1,100 entries written via a global staff of students from over forty countries
- Covers 27 key components of the sector, together with Language studying and educating, Bilingual and Multilingual schooling, evaluate and checking out, Corpus Linguistics, dialog research, Discourse, Cognitive moment Language Acquisition, Language coverage and making plans, Literacy, and know-how and Language
- positive factors over two hundred entries at the philosophy and historical past of utilized linguistics and biographies of key utilized linguists
- perfect for college students, lecturers, researchers, and practitioners within the interdisciplinary box of utilized linguistics

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Companion Encyclopedia of Anthropology by Tim Ingold

By Tim Ingold

Книга предлагает всесторонний обзор современных идей в биологической, социальной и культурной антропологии, закладывающих основу для будущего развития и интеграции. Основная идея «Энциклопедического справочника» - в необходимости преодоления разделения и фрагментации узких специализаций гуманитарных наук и естествознания в подходах к антропологии. В книге подчеркивается взаимосвязи между разделами науки о человечестве, и определяются перспективы её развития.
Книга состоит из трех частей – «Человечество», «Культура» и «Социальная жизнь», включающие в себя около forty больших статей. В первой части рассматриваются вопросы человеческой эволюции и разнообразии человеческих популяций, особенности отличий разных популяций, процессы приспособления популяций к изменяющейся окружающей среде, и, в свою очередь, преобразование окружающие среды. Во второй части говорится о происхождении и структуре человеческой культуры, и о роли культуры в восприятии, познании и различной деятельности. В третьей части исследуются различные аспекты отношений и процессов, протекающих между индивидуумами и коллективами в ходе социальной жизни.Образцы сканов: Содержание:

Preface ix
General introduction
Tim Ingold xiii
The members xxiii
PART I: HUMANITY 1
1. advent to humanity
Tim Ingold 3
2. Humanity and animality
Tim Ingold 14
3. The evolution of early hominids
Phillip V.Tobias 33
4. Human evolution: the final a million years
Clive Gamble 79
5. The origins and evolution of language
Philip Lieberman 108
6. instruments and power behaviour
Thomas Wynn 133
7. area of interest building, evolution and culture
F.J.Odling-Smee 162
8. Modes of subsistence: looking and amassing to agriculture and pastoralism
Roy Ellen 197
9. The nutrition and meals of human populations
Igor de Garine 226
10. Demographic enlargement: reasons and consequences
Mark N.Cohen 265
11. affliction and the destruction of indigenous populations
Stephen J.Kunitz 297
PART II: tradition 327
12. advent to culture
Tim Ingold 329
13. Why animals have neither tradition nor history
David Premack and Ann James Premack 350
14. Symbolism: the root of culture
Mary LeCron Foster 366
15. Artefacts and the that means of things
Daniel Miller 396
16. Technology
François Sigaut 420
17. Spatial association and the equipped environment
Amos Rapoport 460
18. Perceptions of time
Barbara Adam 503
19. features of literacy
Brian V.Street and Niko Besnier 527
20. Magic, faith and the rationality of belief
Gilbert Lewis 563
21. fantasy and metaphor
James F.Weiner 591
22. Ritual and performance
Richard Schechner 613
23. The anthropology of art
Howard Morphy 648
24. tune and dance
Anthony Seeger 686
25. The politics of tradition: ethnicity and nationalism
Anthony D.Smith 706
PART III: SOCIAL lifestyles 735
26. advent to social life

Tim Ingold 737
27. Sociality between people and non-human animals
R.I.M.Dunbar 756
28. principles and prohibitions: the shape and content material of human kinship
Alan Barnard 783
29. realizing intercourse and gender
Henrietta L.Moore 813
30. Socialization, enculturation and the advance of private identity
Fitz John Porter Poole 831
31. Social facets of language use
Jean DeBernardi 861
32. paintings, the department of labour and co-operation
Sutti Ortiz 891
33. alternate and reciprocity
C.A.Gregory 911
34. Political domination and social evolution
Timothy Earle 940
35. legislation and dispute processes
Simon Roberts 962
36. Collective violence and customary security
Robert A.Rubinstein 983
37. Inequality and equality
André Béteille 1010
38. The state country, colonial growth and the modern international order
Peter Worsley 1040
Index 1067

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Doing a Literature Review in Health and Social Care by Helen Aveyard

By Helen Aveyard

"This publication is excellent it explains the full strategy of writing a literature assessment very sincerely. It covers every little thing from why literature reports are vital to the right way to current the evaluation. you may learn and extremely basically laid out. it's a step-by-step consultant to writing a overview that's super precious because the prospect of reviewing literature could be very daunting. This e-book has been a very worthy textual content when learning for my measure and that i may haven't any difficulties recommending it to somebody ... i'd suggest this publication to a person who's approximately to embark on writing a literature evaluate because it will make the full approach less daunting. Vicky Bain, scholar Nurse, college of Nottingham, united kingdom "Many academics could be conversant in the fear of scholars attempting to make clear what's intended by means of a literature evaluation: this e-book does simply that... The publication has a logical movement yet can be dipped out and in of, depending on the fashion of literature overview to be undertaken. it's basically laid out and simple to stick with, and the sections are essentially defined... there's a valuable word list defining universal phrases. i'd suggest this book." British magazine of Occupational treatment "A accomplished, effortless to learn advisor in an effort to support scholars to appreciate tips to adopt a literature evaluation, and the way to exploit the consequent info effectively." Anne-Marie Warnes, college of vital Lancashire "A very beneficial little booklet that solutions all of the questions that scholars ask." Irene Mabbott "A sturdy step by step advisor on easy methods to produce a entire piece of work." Simone Bedford, Swansea collage "This is a really priceless, good and good organised piece of labor and scholars will make the most of it enormously." Peter Jones, London South financial institution collage Why do a literature evaluation? What literature is suitable to my evaluate? How do I appraise my findings? How do I current my literature evaluation? This e-book is a step by step advisor to doing a literature evaluate in well-being and social care. it will be significant interpreting for all these venture their undergraduate or postgraduate dissertation or any examine module which contains a literature evaluate. This student-friendly publication: Simplifies the advanced means of systematically reviewing released literature presents a advisor to looking, appraising and evaluating literature to handle a study query starting with a dialogue of the adaptation among a scientific and narrative evaluate, you're then suggested the right way to behavior a literature evaluation, beginning with defining the query, through techniques for looking the literature and emphasising the main parts that must be thought of whilst reviewing each one type of learn. through the ebook, there are functional how to write up a literature evaluation. Doing a Literature evaluate is vital studying for all undergraduate scholars who're writing a literature dependent dissertation in the future health and social care box, or as an introductory textual content for postgraduate learn. it's also an invaluable textual content should you are new to reviewing and appraising literature within the look for solutions to questions that come up in perform.

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The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Latino Literature Three by Nicolás Kanellos

By Nicolás Kanellos

From East L.A. to the barrios of latest York urban and the Cuban neighborhoods of Miami, Latino literature, or literature written through Hispanic peoples of the us, is the written observe of North America's vivid Latino groups. rising from the fusion of Spanish, North American, and African cultures, it has continuously been a part of the yankee mosaic. Written for college students and basic readers, this encyclopedia surveys the mammoth panorama of Latino literature from the colonial period to the current. Aiming to be as extensive and inclusive as attainable, the encyclopedia covers all of local North American Latino literature in addition to that created through authors originating in almost each nation of Spanish the US and Spain. incorporated are greater than seven hundred alphabetically prepared entries written through approximately 60 specialist individuals. whereas many of the entries are on writers, reminiscent of Julia Alvarez, Sandra Cisneros, Lorna Dee Cervantes, Oscar Hijuelos, and Piri Thomas, others disguise genres, ethnic and nationwide literatures, hobbies, ancient themes and occasions, topics, techniques, institutions and organisations, and publishers and magazines. precise realization is given to the cultural, political, social, and historic contexts within which Latino literature has constructed. Entries cite works for extra interpreting, and the encyclopedia closes with a specific, basic bibliography.Entries cite works for extra analyzing, and the encyclopedia closes with a specific, basic bibliography. The encyclopedia provides designated awareness to the social, cultural, ancient, and political contexts of Latino literature, therefore making it an amazing instrument to aid scholars use literature to profit approximately historical past and cultural range.

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