By Elizabeth M. Williams
This two-volume set is a extensive compendium of the legislation, guidelines, and felony affects that have an effect on the nutrition on our plates today.
• Alphabetically prepared entries describe subject matters with regards to the intersection of legislation and meals
• An appendix bargains examples of laws, lawsuits, rules, and foreign treaties with regards to food
• A timeline indicates the advance of the legislation of foodstuff within the United States
• A bibliography lists extra fabrics for reference
By Raymond E Kirk; Donald F Othmer; Martin Grayson; David Eckroth; et al
By Cynthia L. Clark
In line with a piece initially released in 2003, the yank financial system: A old Encyclopedia, Revised version has been completely up-to-date with info at the accounting scandals of the early 2000s and the recession of 2008, together with the govt. stimulus and bailout courses and the recession's influence on key markets. With greater than six hundred brief entries, 31 longer essays, and 32 basic resource records, the encyclopedia spans American background from colonial instances to the current. Researchers will notice distinct details on humans, occasions, and govt activities that experience formed our financial system, with entries on such seminal matters as slavery, migration styles, the welfare nation, the increase of the town, and the improvement of economic associations. all through, detailed recognition is paid to the interdependence of economics with political, social, and cultural forces. overlaying every little thing from the nationwide debt to financial coverage, legislations, unemployment, inflation, and government/business kinfolk, this paintings is the perfect go-to source for speedy solutions, in-depth research, or course for additional learn.
By Alan Bryman
This significant inter-disciplinary assortment, edited through of the simplest revered figures within the box, presents an exceptional basic creation to this topic. Chapters contain discussions of fieldwork technique, interpreting discourse, the benefits and pitfalls of crew techniques, the makes use of of pcs, and the purposes of qualitative information research for social coverage. sensible and insightful, the gathering should be required analyzing for college kids of the newest considering on study equipment.
By Peter P. Calow
The Encyclopedia of Ecology and Environmental Management addresses the center definitions and matters in natural and utilized ecology. it's neither a brief access dictionary nor a protracted access encyclopedia, yet lies someplace in among. the aggregate of brief access definitions and lengthy access essays provides a accomplished and updated alphabetical consultant to over 3000 issues, and permits any topic to be accessed to various degrees of element; whereas the longer entries offer common studies of matters, the quick definitions supply particular information on extra specialized components. an enormous function of the Encyclopedia which units it except different comparable works is the great cross-referencing.
- The such a lot finished and up to date reference paintings in natural and utilized ecology.
- Definitions disguise the complete spectrum of natural and utilized ecological examine.
- Distinguished editorial board: Dr Peter Moore, Professor John Grace, Professor Bryan Shorrocks, Professor Steven Stearns, Professor Don Falk.
- International staff of uncommon authors - over 2 hundred individuals from 20 international locations.
- 3000 headwords outlined.
- Over 250 lengthy entries evaluation significant subject matters.
- Heavily illustrated, with a bit of color plates.
- Complete one quantity advisor to natural and utilized ecology.
- Presents leading edge definitions in rising fields in addition to grounding in well-established parts of ecology.
By Simon Holland
Не в фантастических мирах, не в далеком прошлом, а прямо сейчас, на нашей планете существует
КОРОЛЕВСТВО, ГДЕ БРОДЯТ НАСТОЯЩИЕ ДРАКОНЫ!
Эта великолепно иллюстрированная книга из научно-популярнойсерии EYE ask yourself приглашает читателей познакомиться с чудесами не вымышленного, а реально существующего мира, в котором обитают летающие змеи, подводные ящерицы и другие близкие родственники динозавров. Речь идёт о мире рептилий.
Данная книга является одновременно энциклопедией и фотоальбомом, органично объединяя богатство фактов с уникальными высокопрофессиональными фотографиями.
Издание на английском языке, однако большую его часть составляют очень интересные иллюстрации.
By Claudia V. Angelelli
Throughout the improvement of a sound and trustworthy software, this booklet units out to review the function that interpreters play within the numerous settings the place they paintings, i.e. the courts, the hospitals, company conferences, foreign meetings, and faculties. It provides interpreters’ perceptions and ideology approximately their paintings in addition to statements in their behaviors approximately their perform. For the 1st time, the management and result of a survey administered throughout languages in Canada, Mexico and the U.S. provide the reader a glimpse of the interpreters' perspectives of their personal phrases. It additionally discusses the strain among expert ideology and the truth of interpreters at paintings. This ebook has implications for the speculation and perform of examining throughout settings.
By Barry Keith Grant
This reference offers a accomplished and obtainable advent to movie and picture stories, masking such features as creation, nationwide traditions, studios, genres, serious concept and picture heritage. nearly 2 hundred entries disguise particular issues, together with performing, censorship, enhancing, lights and others. additionally incorporated are greater than 230 occupation profiles, putting person achievements within the context of particular issues (for instance, Robert Altman is featured within the article on "Sound"). extra beneficial properties comprise a finished index; an inventory of extra studying assets; 350 black-and-white and a hundred and fifty complete colour photos; and extra.