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Creative Chaos: Learning Lessons on Inclusion and InnovationCreative Chaos: Learning Lessons on Inclusion and Innovation
by Drew Davidson et al. - ETC Press
The book describes the dynamic process of collaborative design and development within interdisciplinary teams as they work to create something together. It provides an overview of our research on how diversity, inclusion and innovation are related.
(submitted on 2017-01-18)

Basic Category TheoryBasic Category Theory
by Tom Leinster - arXiv
This introduction to category theory is for readers with relatively little mathematical background. At its heart is the concept of a universal property, important throughout mathematics. For each new concept a generous supply of examples is provided.
(submitted on 2017-01-18)

The TelescopeThe Telescope
by Louis Bell - McGraw-Hill
This book is written for the many observers, who use telescopes for study or pleasure and desire more information about their properties. It attempts neither exhaustive technicalities nor popular descriptions of great observatories and their work.
(submitted on 2017-01-18)

The Land of OzThe Land of Oz
by L. Frank Baum - The Reilly & Lee Co.
Return to wonder and magic of Oz in The Land of Oz the sequel to the Wonderful Wizard of Oz. Race through the countryside with Tip and Jack Pumpkinhead as they flee the wicked witch Mobi meeting many of your favorite Oz characters on the way.
(submitted on 2017-01-18)

A Practical Introduction to APL 1 and APL 2A Practical Introduction to APL 1 and APL 2
by Graeme Donald Robertson - Robertson Pub
APL is a high-level, general-purpose, intuitive programming language which is designed to be easy on the programmer even if consequently hard on the computer - through power, not inefficiency. APL is essentially simple and easy to learn.
(submitted on 2017-01-18)

Mental Disorders and Genetics: Bridging the Gap Between Research and SocietyMental Disorders and Genetics: Bridging the Gap Between Research and Society
- U.S. Government Printing Office
Technological advances in genetics drive the search for mental disorder genes. Although the research results have been complicated, some important discoveries have emerged. Researchers have identified genes associated with A1zheimer's disease ...
(submitted on 2017-01-16)

A Practical Introduction to APL 3 and 4A Practical Introduction to APL 3 and 4
by Graeme Donald Robertson - Robertson Pub
Table of Contents: Notation and Conventions; Objects and their Properties; Methods and Events; Dot Syntax; The Session Object; Control Structures; In-Process OLE Servers; OLE Clients; ActiveX Controls; C Function Access; Stand-Alone Applications; etc
(submitted on 2017-01-16)

Drawing Futures: Speculations in Contemporary Drawing for Art and ArchitectureDrawing Futures: Speculations in Contemporary Drawing for Art and Architecture
by Laura Allen, Luke Caspar Pearson - UCL Press
This volume brings together international designers and artists for speculations in contemporary drawing for art and architecture. It focuses on how the field of drawing expands synchronously alongside technological and computational developments.
(submitted on 2017-01-16)

Bats in the Anthropocene: Conservation of Bats in a Changing WorldBats in the Anthropocene: Conservation of Bats in a Changing World
by Christian C. Voigt, Tigga Kingston - Springer
This book focuses on central themes related to the conservation of bats. It details their response to land-use change and management practices, and intensified urbanization. Increasing interactions between humans and bats are explored in depth.
(submitted on 2017-01-16)

Population Aging and the Generational Economy: A Global PerspectivePopulation Aging and the Generational Economy: A Global Perspective
by Ronald Lee, Andrew Mason - Edward Elgar Pub
Lee and Mason have done a magnificent service by undertaking this comprehensive, compelling, and supremely innovative examination of the economic consequences of changes in population age structure. The book will be a must read for the next decade.
(submitted on 2017-01-16)

Open Content: A Practical Guide to Using Creative Commons LicencesOpen Content: A Practical Guide to Using Creative Commons Licences
by Till Kreutzer - Wikimedia
The intention is to provide interested individuals and organisations with practical guidelines for the use and application of open content licences: How do open content licences work? How do I choose the most suitable licence for my individual needs?
(submitted on 2017-01-09)

Early and late selection: Effects of load, dilution and salienceEarly and late selection: Effects of load, dilution and salience
by Tal Makovski, Glyn Humphreys, Bernhard Hommel - Frontiers Media SA
Our visual system is constantly bombarded by a variety of stimuli, of which only a small part is relevant to the task at hand. As a result, goal-directed behavior requires a high degree of selectivity at some point in the processing stream ...
(submitted on 2017-01-09)

Opera MagistrisOpera Magistris
by Vincent Isoz - Sciences.ch
This is a compendium of undergraduate and graduate applied mathematics for engineers. It explains the basics of Applied Mathematics, supplies instructions on how to use several families of models, and gives an overview of the Applied Mathematics.
(submitted on 2017-01-09)

SQL TutorialSQL Tutorial
- fresh2refresh.com
In this SQL tutorial, you will learn how to use the SQL language to: Store, retrieve and manipulate data in SQL server; Select, insert, update and delete rows in SQL tables; Create database and tables in SQL server and all other SQL concepts.
(submitted on 2017-01-09)

A Brief History of Human Behaviour and How to Become an Enlightened Global CitizenA Brief History of Human Behaviour and How to Become an Enlightened Global Citizen
by John Preece - Smashwords
This book presents an entirely new approach to the analysis of human behaviour. It reverts to the bedrock evidence of human history, and prehistory as mirrored in primatology, to construct a user friendly text which readers can readily understand.
(submitted on 2017-01-09)

Databases, Types, and The Relational Model: The Third ManifestoDatabases, Types, and The Relational Model: The Third Manifesto
by C.J. Date, Hugh Darwen - Addison Wesley
This is a book on database management based on an earlier book by the same authors. It can be seen as an abstract blueprint for the design of a DBMS and the language interface to such a DBMS. It serves as a basis for a model of type inheritance.
(submitted on 2016-12-21)

Why Icebergs Float: Exploring Science in Everyday LifeWhy Icebergs Float: Exploring Science in Everyday Life
by Andrew Morris - UCL Press
The author takes examples from the science we see every day and uses them as entry points to explain a number of fundamental scientific concepts in ways that anyone can grasp. This book encourages us to reflect on our own relationship with science.
(submitted on 2016-12-21)

Public Debt, Inequality, and PowerPublic Debt, Inequality, and Power
by Sandy Hager - University of California Press
This book is the first comprehensive historical analysis of public debt ownership in the United States. It reveals that ownership of federal bonds has been increasingly concentrated in the hands of the 1 percent over the last three decades.
(submitted on 2016-12-21)

Surface Chemistry and CatalysisSurface Chemistry and Catalysis
by Michalis Konsolakis (ed.) - MDPI AG
The book covers some of the recent advances in the field of heterogeneous catalysis that can be obtained by advanced characterization techniques, computational calculations and time-resolved methods, with emphasis on structure-activity relationships.
(submitted on 2016-12-21)

Mind, Body, Motion, MatterMind, Body, Motion, Matter
by Mary Helen McMurran, Alison Conway - University of Toronto Press
'Mind, Body, Motion, Matter' investigates the relationship between the eighteenth century's two predominant approaches to the natural world -- mechanistic materialism and vitalism -- in the works of leading British and French writers.
(submitted on 2016-12-21)