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Author: Peter Conrad
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: form, literary, opera, romantic
Number of Pages: 204
Published: 1977
ISBN-10: 0520032586
ISBN-13: 9780520032583

Romantic Opera and Literary Form is a provocative and provoking book on appear. It's idiosyncratic essay about the transformation of literature through music forces the reader to re-examine some of his own convictions about opera and drama.

Author: Peter Choynowski
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: electricity, pay, willingness, measuring
Number of Pages: 26
Published: 2008-05
ISBN-10: 1437900542
ISBN-13: 9781437900545

The measurement of willingness to pay for electricity relies critically on a reliable estimate of the demand for electricity function. Empirical work tends to assume that the demand for electricity has no satiation point. Many electricity demand models assume a constant price elasticity, which implies infinite demand at low prices. This report proposes a plausible functional form for the demand of electricity. The proposed functional form is consistent with two properties of electricity demand functions for households & firms, namely, the negative relationships between price & quantity, & the

Author: United States. Energy Information Administration.
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: forms, collection, data, energy, directory
Number of Pages: 76
Published: 1994-02-01
ISBN-10: 0788104969
ISBN-13: 9780788104961

Provides an authoritative listing of selected public use forms currently used as basic energy information gathering tools by the U.S. Energy Dept. Detailed description of each form, including: form's use, its respondents, and the data collected. Also shown are certain frequently requested items of information.

Author: Richard Reeder
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: development, assistance, rural, delivery, targeting, issues, geographic
Number of Pages: 33
Published: 2010-09
ISBN-10: 1437933025
ISBN-13: 9781437933024

Discuss potential tradeoffs for distressed rural areas when shifting from one form of rural development assist. to another, particularly when shifting to greater use of gov¿t.-guaranteed loans. The study also uses correlation analysis to document the extent of targeting rural development programs to highly rural areas and to rural areas experiencing distress in the form of poverty, low employ., and population decline. Findings indicate that distressed rural areas might fare worse than other non-metro areas with some kinds of shifts, such as reducing grants and direct gov¿t. loans to fund inc

Author: John B. Stephenson
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: environmental, information, available, communities, reduce, could, chemical, releases, epa, actions, toxic
Number of Pages: 90
Published: 2008-07-01
ISBN-10: 1437901980
ISBN-13: 9781437901986

Fed. law requires certain facilities that manufacture, process, or use any of 581 toxic chemicals to report annually to EPA and their state on the amount of those chemicals released into the air, water, or soil. It also requires EPA to make this info. publicly available. Facilities must either: submit a detailed TRI Form R for each designated chemical used in excess of certain thresholds; or file a simpler Form A certifying that they need not do so. To reduce co. burden, EPA issued a Dec. 2006 rule to expand Form A eligibility for certain facilities and chemicals. This report analyzed: (1) how

Author: Barry Leonard
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: december, status, competition, telephone, local
Number of Pages: 36
Published: 2011-05
ISBN-10: 1437945031
ISBN-13: 9781437945034

The third in a series of reports about local telephone service in the U.S. that includes comprehensive info. about subscribership to interconnected Voice over Internet Protocol (żinterconnected VoIPż) service as well as comprehensive info. about the more traditional telephone service lines. The report summarizes data collected by the FCC Form 477 as of December 31, 2009. The report includes certain ZIP Code-based info. in the report. At present, there is no Form 477 requirement to report any telephone service info. at the census tract level of detail. The report also updates summary statisti

Author: Paul E. Doutrich
Publisher: DIANE Publishing Inc.
Keywords: constitution, pennsylvania, federal, union, perfect, form
Number of Pages: 28
Published: 2007-08
ISBN-10: 1422314995
ISBN-13: 9781422314999

Describes Pennsylvaniażs role in the formation & adoption of the Constitution of the U.S. This document was prepared as part of Pennsylvaniażs observance of the Constitutionżs bicentennial in 1987-1989. Contents: To Form a More Perfect Union: The Federal Constitution & Pennsylvania; Pennsylvaniażs Early Contribution; An Early Attempt at American Union; The Articles of Confederation; The Constitutional Convention; Later Debates; Ratification in Pennsylvania; Pennsylvania & the Bill of Rights; Suggested Sources of Further Reading; & The Constitution Created. Illustrations.
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