Electronic Books

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25 Years of Transformations of Higher Education Systems in Post-Soviet Countries

This open access book is a result of the first ever study of the transformations of the higher education institutional landscape ...

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Achievement Evaluation of IFI Assistance Loans to China (1981-2002)

This book represents the first comprehensive study done in China to evaluate the overall performance of IFI assistance to ...

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Agricultural Biodiversity and Biotechnology in Economic Development

The topics addressed in this book are of vital importance to the survival of humankind. Agricultural biodiversity, encompassing ...

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An Energy Analysis of Household Consumption

The book presents a novel socio-economic approach to analysing the - ergy system and energy consumption in India from a household ...

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Applying the Kaizen in Africa

At present, how to develop industries is a burning issue in Africa, where population growth remains high and economic development ...

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Arts of Allusion: Object, Ornament, and Architecture in Medieval Islam / Margaret S. Graves

The art of the object reached unparalleled heights in the medieval Islamic world, yet the deep intellectual dimensions of ...

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Biofuels, Solar and Wind as Renewable Energy Systems : Benefits and Risks

With shortages of fossil energy, especially oil and natural gas, and heavy biomass energy use occurring in both developed ...

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Bringing Pain Relief to Children

In Bringing Pain Relief to Children: Treatment Approaches, a panel of prominent clinician-scientists comprehensively reviews ...

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Building a Resilient and Sustainable Agriculture in Sub-Saharan Africa

What are the challenges and action points for agricultural sustainability in Sub-Saharan Africa? This collection of papers ...

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Cancer in the Arab World

Over the past few decades, the Arab world has witnessed a swift evolution in healthcare provision. Nonetheless, Arab countries ...

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Capital Markets, Globalization, and Economic Development

The progression of globalization is having profound effects on the capital markets and economic development. The major issues ...

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Concepts and Practice of Humanitarian Medicine

As major events like war, epidemics, and climate change continue to push global health issues to the fore, the international ...

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Designers' Guide to EN 1993-2 Eurocode 3: Design of Steel Structures: Part 2 : Steel Bridges

Describes the principles and requirements for safety, serviceability and durability of concrete bridges. This Designers' ...

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Designers' Guide to Eurocode 1: Actions on Bridges: EN 1991-2, EN 1991-1-1, -1-3 TO -1-7 and EN 1990 Annex A2

Provides comprehensive guidance in the form of design aids, indications for the most convenient design procedures and worked ...

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Education for Children with Disabilities in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

This book presents insights into the lived realities of children with disabilities in primary schools in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. ...

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Education for Sustaining Peace through Historical Memory

This is a necessary exercise in deconstruction and reconstruction that challenges conventional and critical approaches to ...

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Efficient Management of Wastewater : Its Treatment and Reuse in Water-Scarce Countries

The book highlights non-conventional solutions within the field of wastewater treatment and reuse predominantly for professionals ...

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Encyclopaedia of the History of Science, Technology, and Medicine in Non-Western Cultures

The second edition of this landmark encyclopaedia will contain approximately 1000 entries dealing in depth with the history ...

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Ethics and Drug Resistance: Collective Responsibility for Global Public Health

This book provides in-depth analysis of the wide range of ethical issues associated with drug-resistant infectious diseases.

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Finance for Food : Towards New Agricultural and Rural Finance

This book reflects the current state of discussion about agricultural and rural finance in developing and transition countries. ...

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