By B. Schmeikal, H. Hogeweg-de Haart and W. Richter (Eds.)
This ebook includes a list of analysis initiatives at the effect of expertise on society. study during this box is of turning out to be value because the flood of technological innovation maintains. This survey exhibits massive task within the components of microelectronics and data expertise, yet with a necessity for extra consistency and stability. through construction jointly distinctive info on present learn, the quantity not just raises know-how of what has been performed, but additionally exhibits components desiring extra study
By Linda Sarver
Written through self-described "theatre junkies" if you happen to like to learn novels in regards to the theatre, a singular method of Theatre comprises over six hundred entries describing novels that experience theatrical settings or during which characters paintings within the theatre. Excluded from the paintings are novels which impressed performs, and people titles set solely on the earth of ballet, opera or film.A discovering device that's itself hugely readable and enjoyable, its entries are prepared less than one of many following different types: bio-novels, classics, fable, historic novels, secret, romance, westerns, and younger grownup. huge cross-references help the reader find the first access for the unconventional. For ease in finding copies of the books, the authors have incorporated ISBNs for all titles released after 1969 and layout references for these attracted to books on tape, movie or video. Indexes establish novels by means of writer, name and topic.
By Sara Shatford Layne
Making the circulation to RDA: A Self-Study Primer for Catalogers is geared toward catalogers operating within the MARC atmosphere who at the moment create files utilizing AACR2 and wish to transition to utilizing the hot regular, source Description and entry (RDA). on the grounds that either RDA’s constitution and content material vary from AACR2 in lots of respects, this primer info the improvement and cause for RDA in addition to its meant objectives, rules, and goals. It then explains RDA’s theoretical underpinnings—collectively often called the FRBR relatives of Models.
Framing the textual content alongside those strains offers readers the context for realizing the similarities and changes among AACR2 and RDA, either by way of content material and constitution. With this starting place in position, the e-book takes the reader on a survey of RDA parts used to explain bibliographic and authority documents and demonstrates how the MARC code has been increased to house new components. ultimately, it leads the reader field-by-field via MARC bibliographic documents for e-book and non-book assets in addition to via authority files for works, expressions, individuals, households, and company our bodies, describing the similarities and transformations among AACR2 and RDA for every field.
Examples are supplied through the textual content to assist the reader visualize the innovations presented.
By Oliver Jahraus, Armin Nassehi, Mario Grizelj, Irmhild Saake, Christian Kirchmeier, Julian Müller
In vielen Disziplinen kontrovers diskutiert, prägt Niklas Luhmanns Systemtheorie die intellektuellen Debatten weit über den universitären Bereich hinaus. Neben einem Einblick in die Biografie Luhmanns zeichnet das Handbuch die Grundlagen seines Denkens und verschiedene Theoriestränge nach. Darunter: Evolutions-, Kommunikations-, Medien- und Gesellschaftstheorie. Detailliert werden einzelne Werke und Werkgruppen besprochen. Weitere Kapitel erklären zentrale Begriffe der Systemtheorie, wie Autopoiesis, Code, Komplexität, method u. v. a.
By Heinrich MEIER
Nichts ist so umstritten im Denken von Leo Strauss und nichts ist so zentral für sein Verständnis wie das theologisch-politische challenge. Da es im Zentrum von Strauss' Politischer Philosophie steht, findet der Streit seinen Niederschlag in allen großen Kontroversen, die sein uvre umgeben. Heinrich Meiers theologisch-politisches Traktat ist die erste Schrift zu Strauss, die das challenge, von dem Strauss sagte, es sei das Thema seiner Untersuchungen gewesen, zu ihrem Thema macht. Neben dem programmatischen Vortrag "Das theologisch-politische Problem", der auf dem internationalen Leo Strauss Symposium in München im Juni 2002 große Beachtung fand, enthält sie den Kommentar "Zur Genealogie des Offenbarungsglaubens", der eine kühne genealogische Skizze von Strauss aus dem Nachlass zugänglich macht und argumentativ entfaltet, sowie den textual content "Der Tod als Gott. Eine Anmerkung zu Martin Heidegger", der den Blick auf einen Philosophen richtet, auf dessen Denken das theologisch-politische challenge seinen langen Schatten geworfen hat, ohne dass es bei ihm jemals ein Thema von Gewicht war.
By Kay Laughlin, Ann Branton, Pollyanne S. Frantz
During which songbook are you able to locate in case you are satisfied and also you realize it, Shake My Sillies Out, or The Teddy Bear's Picnic? Which Raffi booklet has The Shaving music? in case you have ever spent hours or perhaps days looking for a track name or phrases to remembered music, you are going to delight in this publication. It indexes approximately 2,000 songs in songbooks released among 1978 and 1993. The songs, basically within the English language, replicate Western tradition and are favourite in class and kid's courses. Alphabetical name and primary line indexes supply prepared entry to the songs; a whole topic index with 425 headings and cross-references is helping clients find songs for particular courses and different wishes. an inventory of the books listed, prepared alphabetically by means of writer, presents whole bibliographic info on each one track assortment.
By Penelope M. Allison
This publication includes catalogues, analyses, images and drawings of a few 2,000 archaeological artifacts excavated from the Insula of the Menander in Pompeii. The catalogues, and analyses are equipped via provenance--buildings, rooms, and placement inside of rooms--so that the reader can comprehend the artifacts as loved ones assemblages. The capabilities of artifacts and teams of artifacts are mentioned, as are the Latin names that are frequently given to those artifacts, and the relationships of those assemblages to the kingdom of occupancy of the constructions within the Insula over the past years of Pompeii. This learn, consequently, offers a wealth of data, not just at the variety and use of artifacts in Pompeian homes but additionally on Roman artifacts, and Roman society, extra regularly.
By Martha Hailey DuBose
Disappointingly, this asymmetric assortment specializes in quite marginal writers (e.g, Minette Walters rather than Elizabeth Peters), and has atypical emphases. Does the reader rather care in every one essay in regards to the non secular convictions, actual or speculated upon, of each unmarried writer? Charlotte Macleod is famous in simple terms as a biographer, and different overlooked authors are Sharyn McCrumb, Mary Stewart, Jane Haddam, Dell Shannon...oh, the checklist is never-ending!
By Ellin Klor
Teenager mom and dad and their little ones symbolize an underserved, high-need inhabitants in lots of groups. Libraries have the aptitude to noticeably impression the standard of lifestyles for teenager guardian households by way of delivering unfastened entry to details and assets, constructing particular courses, and serving as a secure, public studying setting. Serving youngster mom and dad: From Literacy to lifestyles abilities is helping library employees aid teenager mom and dad as their kid's first academics, certainly affecting generations instantly. The authors clarify tips to effectively converse with this staff and construct upon their expertise and strengths. they give most sensible practices, expert anecdotes, and step by step course on connecting with teenager mom and dad, participating with group companions, finding investment recommendations, and imposing profitable courses. This useful advisor is the main entire source at the moment on hand that without delay addresses the desires of librarians serving the teen-parent demographic.