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SOA eBook: Patterns, Mashups, Governance, Service Modeling, and MoreSOA eBook: Patterns, Mashups, Governance, Service Modeling, and More
- Pearson e ducation, Inc.
This volume is a collection of chapters from eight popular books, comprehensive tutorials that teach fundamental and advanced SOA design principles, supplemented with detailed case studies and technologies used to implement SOAs in the real world.
(submitted on 2015-04-20)

The Cult of the Market : Economic Fundamentalism and its DiscontentsThe Cult of the Market : Economic Fundamentalism and its Discontents
by Lee Boldeman - ANU Press
'The Cult of the Market' disputes the practical value of the shallow, all-encompassing, dogmatic, economic fundamentalism espoused by policy elites in recent public policy debates, along with their gross simplifications and sacred rules.
(submitted on 2015-04-20)

Fundamentals of Global StrategyFundamentals of Global Strategy
by Cornelis de Kluyver - The Saylor Foundation
Creating a global competitive advantage has become a key strategic issue for many companies. Crafting a global strategy requires making decisions about which strategy elements can and should be globalized and to what extent.
(submitted on 2015-04-20)

The Little Go BookThe Little Go Book
by Karl Seguin - OpenMyMind.net
An introduction to Google's Go programming language. It's aimed at developers who might not be quite comfortable with the idea of pointers and static typing. It's longer than the other Little books, but hopefully still captures that little feeling.
(submitted on 2015-04-20)

Software and Mind: The Mechanistic Myth and Its ConsequencesSoftware and Mind: The Mechanistic Myth and Its Consequences
by Andrei Sorin - Andsor Books
Addressing general readers and software practitioners, the author discusses the fallacies of the mechanistic ideology and the degradation of minds caused by it. Mechanistic ideology has turned most of our activities into pseudoscientific pursuits.
(submitted on 2015-04-20)

The Red Rat's DaughterThe Red Rat's Daughter
by Guy Boothby - Ward, Lock and Co. ltd
John Grantham Browne uttered a cry of horror. The girl had wandered off the path, slipped down the bank, and was now clinging to a tree only a few feet removed from the brink of one of the most terrible precipices along the Norwegian coast ...
(submitted on 2015-04-13)

From Chaos to Consciousness: A Brief History of the UniverseFrom Chaos to Consciousness: A Brief History of the Universe
by Mike Corwin - Bookboon
A textbook intended for a one-semester course in Astronomy. After introductory chapters on the history of astronomy, it is narrowly focused on material directly and chronologically related to the eventual rise of conscious beings in the universe.
(submitted on 2015-04-13)

Finding Your Power to Be HappyFinding Your Power to Be Happy
by D.E. Hardesty - Smashwords
Learn to find the happiness that is natural to you, and enjoy better relationships, health, success and a longer life. The practices we look at in this book incorporate both old and new wisdom to help you learn how to turn on happiness in your life.
(submitted on 2015-04-13)

Investing in the Health and Well-Being of Young AdultsInvesting in the Health and Well-Being of Young Adults
by R.J. Bonnie, C. Stroud, H. Breiner (eds.) - National Academies Press
This volume describes what is meant by the term young adulthood, who young adults are, what they are doing, and what they need. This study recommends actions to help young adults make a successful transition from adolescence to adulthood ...
(submitted on 2015-04-13)

Differential CalculusDifferential Calculus
by Shanti Narayan - S. Chand And Company
This book is meant for students preparing for the B.A. and B.Sc. examinations. The treatment of the subject is rigorous but no attempt has been made to state and prove the theorems in generalised forms and under less restrictive conditions.
(submitted on 2015-04-13)

Autism Spectrum DisorderAutism Spectrum Disorder
by Michael Fitzgerald (ed.) - InTech
This volume covers speech and language pathology, speech and language assessment instruments, occupational therapy, improving functional language development in autism with natural gestures, communication boards, theory of mind, and more.
(submitted on 2015-04-08)

Tone Relations in PaintingTone Relations in Painting
by Arthur Upham Pope - Harvard university press
This pamphlet has been written primarily for the needs of the students in the courses in drawing and painting in Harvard University and Radcliffe College; but as an elementary statement of the theory of tone relations, it may be of use to others.
(submitted on 2015-04-08)

Beyond the Witch Trials: Witchcraft and Magic in Enlightenment EuropeBeyond the Witch Trials: Witchcraft and Magic in Enlightenment Europe
by Owen Davies, Willem De Blecourt (eds.) - Manchester University Press
An important collection of essays on the nature of witchcraft and magic in European society during the Enlightenment. The book is innovative because it provides the reader with a challenging variety of different approaches and sources of information.
(submitted on 2015-04-08)

What is Life: Sub-cellular Physics of Live MatterWhat is Life: Sub-cellular Physics of Live Matter
by Antti J. Niemi - arXiv
Proteins are the workhorses of all living organisms. From this perspective life is indeed something that can be modelled and understood using both known and still to be revealed laws that govern sub-cellular physics of live matter ...
(submitted on 2015-04-08)

Changing anarchism: Anarchist theory and practice in a global ageChanging anarchism: Anarchist theory and practice in a global age
by Jonathan Purkis, James Bowen (eds.) - Manchester University Press
The authors raise challenging questions about the complex nature of power and resistance to it. The areas covered include: sexuality and identity; psychological dependency on technology; libertarian education; religion and spirituality; etc.
(submitted on 2015-04-08)

Focusing on Organizational ChangeFocusing on Organizational Change
by William Judge - The Saylor Foundation
This book offers an alternative to the traditional approach by focusing on building the change capacity of the entire organization in anticipation of future pressures to change. It offers a method for diagnosing your organizational change capacity.
(submitted on 2015-04-06)

An Anarchist FAQAn Anarchist FAQ
by Iain McKay - Anarchist Writers
This FAQ was written by anarchists across the world in an attempt to present anarchist ideas and theory to those interested in it. It will present arguments on why you should be an anarchist as well as refuting common arguments against anarchism ...
(submitted on 2015-04-06)

The Race of LifeThe Race of Life
by Guy Boothby - F. M. Buckles and Company
It was nearly nightfall when that little party made their appearance at the head station. Dick had sent the ration cart out some miles to meet them, so that my mother was spared the pain of seeing the body of her husband brought in upon his horse ...
(submitted on 2015-04-06)

What Is War?What Is War?
by G. Lowell Tollefson - Smashwords
Based on G. Lowell Tollefson's experiences as a U.S. Marine in Vietnam and his philosophical reflections since then, this book has implications for America's current and future conflicts. It asks us to look honestly at the hard questions about war...
(submitted on 2015-04-06)

Deformations of Algebras in Noncommutative GeometryDeformations of Algebras in Noncommutative Geometry
by Travis Schedler - arXiv
In these notes, we give an example-motivated review of the deformation theory of associative algebras in terms of the Hochschild cochain complex as well as quantization of Poisson structures, and Kontsevich's formality theorem in the smooth setting.
(submitted on 2015-04-06)