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Voyages and beaches : Pacific encounters, 1769-1840 / edited by Alex Calder, Jonathan Lamb, and Bridget Orr.
Voyages and beaches : Pacific encounters, 1769-1840 / edited by Alex Calder, Jonathan Lamb, and Bridget Orr.
Estensione 1 online resource (viii, 344 pages) : illustrations, map
Disciplina 995
Accesso persona Calder, Alex, editor
Lamb, Jonathan, 1945-editor
Orr, Bridget, editor
Accesso convegno David Nichol Smith Memorial Seminar (9th : 1993 : University of Auckland)
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
Congressen (vorm)
ISBN 0585239312
9780585239316
9780824865511
0824865510
9780824820398
0824820398
Classificazione 15.90
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Introduction : postcoloniality and the Pacific / Alex Calder, Jonathan Lamb and Bridget Orr -- Nature and history, self and other : European perceptions of world history in the age of encounter / J.G.A. Pocock -- South Pacific mythology / 'I.F. Helu -- The postmodern legacy of a premodern warrior goddess in modern Samoa / Malama Meleisea -- Myth and history / 'Okusitino Māhina -- A history lesson : Captain Cook finds himself in the state of nature / Stephen Turner -- Myth, science and experience in the British construction of the Pacific / David Mackay -- A tribal encounter : the presence and properties of common-law language in the discourse of colonization in the early modern period / P.G. McHugh -- Liberty and license : the Forsters' accounts of New Zealand sociality / Nicholas Thomas -- Early contact ethnography and understanding : an evaluation of the Cook expeditionary accounts of the Grass Cove conflict / Ian G. Barber -- My musket, my missionary and my Mana / Pat Hohepa -- Enlightenment anthropology and the ancestral remains of Australian aboriginal people / Paul Turnbull -- Missionaries on Tahiti, 1797-1840 / Rod Edmond -- Augustus Earle's The meeting of the artiest and the wounded Chief Hongi, Bay of Islands, New Zealand, 1827 and his depictions of other New Zealand encounters : contexts and connections / Leonard Bell -- Categorical weavings : European representations of the architecture of Hakari / Sarah Treadwell -- Pacific colonialism and the formation of literary culture / Simon During -- The canon on the beach : H.T. Kemp translating Robinson Crusoe and The pilgrim's progress / Mark Houlahan -- Tuku Whenua and land sale in New Zealand in the nineteenth century / Margaret Mutu.
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Global computing : programming environments, languages, security, and analysis of systems : IST/FET International Workshop, GC 2003, Rovereto, Italy, February 9-14, 2003 : revised papers / Corrado Priami, ed.
Global computing : programming environments, languages, security, and analysis of systems : IST/FET International Workshop, GC 2003, Rovereto, Italy, February 9-14, 2003 : revised papers / Corrado Priami, ed.
Creatore [GC 2003 (2003 : Rovereto, Italy)]
Estensione 1 online resource (xviii, 253 pages) : illustrations.
Disciplina 005
Accesso persona Priami, Corrado
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
ISBN 9783540400424
3540400427
3540205837
9783540205838
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto UML for Global Computing -- Reflecting Mobile Ambients into the?-Calculus -- Extensible Objects: A Tutorial -- The Klaim Project: Theory and Practice -- Ambient Calculi with Types: A Tutorial -- Facets of Security -- A Study about Trade-Off between Performance and Security in an Internet Audio Mechanism -- Performance Evaluation for Global Computation.
Record Nr. NYU-005691752
[GC 2003 (2003 : Rovereto, Italy)]  
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Coping with Methuselah : the impact of molecular biology on medicine and society / Henry J. Aaron, William B. Schwartz, editors
Coping with Methuselah : the impact of molecular biology on medicine and society / Henry J. Aaron, William B. Schwartz, editors
Estensione 1 online resource (ix, 296 pages) : illustrations
Disciplina 304.6/45
Accesso persona Aaron, Henry J.
Schwartz, William B., 1922-2009.
Accesso ente Brookings Institution
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
ISBN 0815796307
9780815796305
9780815700401
0815700407
9780815700395
0815700393
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Introduction / Henry J. Aaron and William B. Schwartz -- The impact of the revolution in biomedical research on life expectancy by 2050 / John T. Potts and William B. Schwartz. Comment by Nicholas Wade -- Our uncertain demographic future / Henry J. Aaron and Benjamin H. Harris. Comment by Stephen Goss -- The changing face of health care / Alan M. Garber and Dana P. Goldman -- Labor market effects of dramatic longevity improvement / Gary Burtless. Comment by Dora L. Costa -- The impact of major improvements in life expectancy on the financing of Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid / John B. Shoven. Comment by William G. Gale -- Ethical aspects of major increases in life span and life expectancy / Alexander M. Capron. Comment by Margaret P. Battin -- Increased life expectancy: a global perspective / Barry P. Bosworth and Benjamin Keys. Comment by Martin Baily.
Record Nr. NYU-005691962
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Philanthropy, patronage, and civil society : experiences from Germany, Great Britain, and North America / edited by Thomas Adam
Philanthropy, patronage, and civil society : experiences from Germany, Great Britain, and North America / edited by Thomas Adam
Estensione 1 online resource (x, 228 pages) : illustrations.
Disciplina 361.7/4
Accesso persona Adam, Thomas, 1968-
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
History
ISBN 0253110866
9780253110862
0253343135
9780253343130
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Philanthropy and the shaping of social distinctions in nineteenth-century U.S., Canadian, and German cities / Thomas Adam -- "The glue of civil society" : a comparative approach to art museum philanthropy at the turn of the twentieth century / Karsten Borgmann -- Self-help and philanthropy : the emergence of cooperatives in Britain, Germany, the United States, and Canada from mid-nineteenth to mid-twentieth century / Brett Fairbairn -- Patronage and the great institutions of the cities of the United States : questions and evidence, 1800-2000 / David C. Hammack -- Philanthropy and science in Wilhelmine Germany / Eckhardt Fuchs and Dieter Hoffmann -- The serious matter of true joy : music and cultural philanthropy in Leipzig, 1781-1933 / Margaret Eleanor Menninger -- Changing perceptions of philanthropy in the voluntary housing field in nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century London / Susannah Morris -- Rabbinic study, self-improvement, and philanthropy : gender and the refashioning of Jewish voluntary associations in Germany, 1750-1870 / Maria Benjamin Baader -- Ethnic difference and civic unity : a comparison of Jewish communal philanthropy in nineteenth-century German and U.S. cities / Tobias Brinkmann -- Bürgerlichkeit, patronage, and communal liberalism in Germany, 1871-1914 / Simone Lässig.
Record Nr. NYU-005692384
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Branching processes and their applications / Inés M. del Puerto, Miguel González, Cristina Gutiérrez, Rodrigo Martínez, Carmen Minuesa, Manuel Molina, Manuel Mota, Alfonso Ramos, editors
Branching processes and their applications / Inés M. del Puerto, Miguel González, Cristina Gutiérrez, Rodrigo Martínez, Carmen Minuesa, Manuel Molina, Manuel Mota, Alfonso Ramos, editors
Estensione 1 online resource.
Disciplina 519.234
Accesso persona Puerto, Inés M. del, editor
González, Miguel Velasco, editor
Gutiérrez, Cristina, editor
Martínez, Rodrigo, editor
Minuesa, Carmen, editor
Molina, Manuel, editor
Mota, Manuel, editor
Ramos, Alfonso, editor
Accesso convegno Workshop on Branching Processes and their Applications (3rd : 2015 : Badajoz, Spain)
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
ISBN 9783319316413
3319316419
3319316397
9783319316390
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Coalescence in branching proceses -- A multi-type A-coalescent -- Onthe number of positive eigenvalues of the evolutionary operator of branching random walk -- Branching structures within random walks and their applications -- Somoe aymptotic results for strongly critical branching processes with immigration in varying environment -- Subcritical branching processes in random environment -- The theorem of envelopment and directives of control in resource dependent branching processes -- From size to age and type structure dependent branching: a first step to sexual reproduction in general population processes -- Supercritical sevastyanov branching processes with non-homoenous poisson immigration -- Crump-mode-Jagers branching processes: a numerical approach -- Bayesian analysis for controlled branching processes -- Recurrence and transience of near-critical multivariate growth models: criteria and examples -- The weighted branching process -- A special family of Galton-Watson processes with explosions -- Total progeny of Crump-mode-Jagers branching processes: an application to vaccination in epidemic modelling -- Inference for emerging epidemics among a community of households -- Extinction probability of some recessive alleles of X-linked genes in the context of two-sex branching processes -- Two-sex branching processes with several mating and reproduction strategies: extinction versus survival -- On two-type decomposable branching processes in continuous time and time to escape extinction.
Part I Coalescent Branching Processes: Coalescence in Branching Processes -- A Multi-type Λ-coalescent -- Part II Branching Random Walks: On the Number of Positive Eigenvalues of the Evolutionary Operator of Branching Random Walk -- Branching Structures Within Random Walks and Their Applications -- Part III opulation Growth Models in Varying and Random Environments: Some Asymptotic Results for Strongly Critical Branching Processes With Immigration in Varying Environment -- Subcritical Branching Processes in Random Environment -- Part IV Size/Density/Resource-Dependent Branching Models: The Theorem of Envelopment and Directives of Control in Resource Dependent Branching Processes -- From Size to Age and Type Structure Dependent Branching – A First Step to Sexual Reproduction in General Population Processes -- Part V Age-dependent Branching Models: Supercritical Sevastyanov Branching Processes With Non-homogeneous Poisson Immigration -- Crump-Mode-Jagers Branching Process – A Numerical Approach -- Part VI Special Branching Models: Bayesian Analysis for Controlled Branching Processes -- Recurrence and Transience of Near-critical Multivariate Growth Models – Criteria and Examples -- The Weighted Branching Process -- A Special Family of Galton-Watson Processes With Explosions -- Part VII Applications in Epidemiology: Total Progeny of Crump-Mode-Jagers Branching Processes – An Application to Vaccination in Epidemic Modeling -- Inference for Emerging Epidemics Among a Community of Households -- Part VIII Applications in Biology and Genetics: Extinction Probability of Some Recessive Alleles of X-linked Genes in the Context of two-sex Branching Processes -- Two-sex Branching Processes With Several Mating and Reproduction Strategies – Extinction Versus Survival -- On two–Type Decomposable Branching Processes in Continuous Time and Time to Escape Extinction.
Record Nr. NYU-005732582
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Fragile families and the marriage agenda / Lori Kowaleski-Jones, Nicholas Wolfinger, editors
Fragile families and the marriage agenda / Lori Kowaleski-Jones, Nicholas Wolfinger, editors
Creatore [Rocco C. and Marion S. Siciliano Forum (2003 : University of Utah)]
Estensione 1 online resource (xvi, 238 pages) : illustrations
Disciplina 306.85/60973090511
Accesso persona Kowaleski-Jones, Lori
Wolfinger, Nicholas H., 1966-
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
ISBN 9780387258843
0387258841
0387260250
9780387260259
9780387681733
0387681736
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Fragile families and the marriage agenda / Sara S. McLanahan -- Marrying for America / Dawne Moon and Jaye Cee Whitehead -- Teen childbearing and public policy / Brent C. Miller, Rayna A. Sage and Bryan Winward -- Fragile families and family law -- Lynn D. Wardle -- Family structure and child well-being: the role of parental social connections / Rachel E. Dunifon and Lori Kowaleski-Jones -- Shifting fortunes in a changing economy: trends in the economic well-being of divorced women / Matthew McKeever and Nicholas H. Wolfinger -- Family structure and adolescent labor market participation: examining the motives for and effects of at-risk students' work for pay during high school / Mikaela J. Dufur and Kelly P. Troutman -- Maybe someday: marriage and cohabitation among low income fathers / Renata Forste -- Fatherhood as a transformative process: unexpected successes among high risk fathers / Paul Florsheim and Le Q. Ngu.
Record Nr. NYU-005693126
[Rocco C. and Marion S. Siciliano Forum (2003 : University of Utah)]  
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Coping with violence in the new testament / edited by Pieter De Villiers & Jan Willem van Henten
Coping with violence in the new testament / edited by Pieter De Villiers & Jan Willem van Henten
Estensione 1 online resource (x, 305 pages).
Disciplina 225.8/3036
Accesso persona De Villiers, Pieter
Van Henten, Jan Willem
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
Criticism, interpretation, etc
ISBN 9789004221055
9004221050
9789004221048
9004221042
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Religion, Bible and violence / Jan Willem van Henten -- Violence in the New Testament and the Roman Empire: Ambivalence, othering, agency / Jeremy Punt -- Paul's version of "turning the other cheek": Rethinking violence and tolerance / Andries van Aarde -- Violence in the Letter to the Galatians? / Francois Tolmie -- A godfighter becomes a fighter for God / Rob van Houwelingen -- Jesus and violence: an ideological-critical reading of the tenants in Mark 12:1-12 and Thomas 65 / Ernest van Eck -- The use of violence in punishing adultery in biblical texts : (Deuteronomy 22:13-29 and John 7:53-8:11) / Wim J.C. Weren -- Violence in a gospel of love / Jan van der Watt and Jacobus Kok -- Images of war and creation, of violence and non-violence in the Revelation of John / Paul B. Decock -- Unmasking and challenging evil: Exegetical perspectives on violence in Revelation 18 / Pieter G.R. de Villiers -- The eschatological battle according to the book of Revelation: Perspectives on Revelation 19:11-21 / Tobias Nicklas -- Hermeneutical perspectives on violence in the New Testament / Pieter G.R. de Villers.
Record Nr. NYU-005899056
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The eudemian ethics on the voluntary, friendship, and luck : the Sixth S.V. Keeling Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy / edited by Fiona Leigh
The eudemian ethics on the voluntary, friendship, and luck : the Sixth S.V. Keeling Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy / edited by Fiona Leigh
Creatore [S.V. Keeling Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy (6th : 2005 : University College London)]
Estensione 1 online resource.
Disciplina 171/.3
Accesso persona Leigh, Fiona
Soggetto-Autore Aristotle. Eudemian ethics -- Congresses
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
ISBN 9789004231207
900423120X
9789004225367
9004225366
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione gre
eng
Record Nr. NYU-005899221
[S.V. Keeling Colloquium in Ancient Philosophy (6th : 2005 : University College London)]  
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Kidding Around : the Child in Film and Media
Kidding Around : the Child in Film and Media
Creatore [Howe, Alexander N.]
Estensione 1 online resource (249 pages)
Disciplina 302.23083791.43/6523791.436523
Accesso persona Yarbrough, Wynn
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
ISBN 9781623560546
1623560543
9781623560560
162356056X
1501308629
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto FC; Half title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Representations and Renegotiations: Childhood and Its Uses Wynn Yarbrough and Alexander N. Howe; Part 1 Rites of Passage and Impasse; 1 Betwixt and Between: The Child in M. Night Shyamalan's Films Kevin A. Wisniewski; 2 The Monstrous Masculine: Abjection and Todd Solondz's Happiness Adam P. Wadenius; 3 Only a Child: Spectacles of Innocence in the Lolita Films Brian Walter; Part 2 Childhood as Text.
4 The "Rubbing Off" of "Art and Beauty": Child Citizenship, Literary Engagement, and the Anglo-American Playground and Play Center Movement Michelle Beissel Heath5 "The Studio World Surprised and Disturbed Ruth": The Diffident Stage Mother and the Difficult Child in a Post-War Novel by Noel Streatfeild Sally Sims Stokes; 6 Building a Mystery: Relative Fear and the 1990s Autistic Thriller Chris Foss; 7 Pundit Knows Best: The Self-Help Boom, Brand Marketing, and The O'Reilly Factor for Kids Michelle Ann Abate; Part 3 Disney and Its Progeny.
8 Power to the Princess: Disney and the Creation of the Twentieth-Century Princess Narrative Bridget Whelan9 Surreal Estate: Building Self-Identity in Monster House Michael Howarth; 10 The Wild and the Cute: Disney Animation and Environmental Awareness David Whitley; Conclusion: Criticism and Multicultural Children's Films Iris Shepard and Ian Wojcik-Andrews; Notes on Contributors; Index.
Record Nr. NYU-005721195
[Howe, Alexander N.]  
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Little Words : Their History, Phonology, Syntax, Semantics, Pragmatics, and Acquisition
Little Words : Their History, Phonology, Syntax, Semantics, Pragmatics, and Acquisition
Creatore [Leow, Ronald P.]
Estensione 1 online resource (259 pages).
Disciplina 415
Accesso persona Campos, Hctor
Lardiere, Donna
Genere/Forma Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
ISBN 9781589015968
1589015967
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; Chapter 1. Introduction; PART I: HISTORY; Chapter 2. From "Two" to "Both": Historical Changes in the Syntax and Meaning of Oba in Slavic; Chapter 3. When Small Words Collide: Morphological Reduction and Phonological Compensation in Old Leonese Contractions; PART II: PHONOLOGY; Chapter 4. Distinguishing Function Words from Content Words in Children's Oral Reading; Chapter 5. Motivating Floating Quantifiers; PART III: SYNTAX; Chapter 6. Applicative Phrases Hosting Accusative Clitics; Chapter 7. The Little DE of Degree Constructions.
Chapter 8. The Complementizer TheChapter 9. What Is There When Little Words Are Not There?: Possible Implications for Evolutionary Studies; Chapter 10. Spanish Personal a and the Antidative; PART IV: SEMANTICS; Chapter 11. Predicting Argument Realization from Oblique Marker Semantics; Chapter 12. Aspect Selectors, Scales, and Contextual Operators: An Analysis of by Temporal Adjuncts; Chapter 13. Distributive Effects of the Plural Ma.
Record Nr. NYU-005774291
[Leow, Ronald P.]  
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