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Author: Diana G. Oblinger
Publisher: EDUCAUSE
Keywords: technologies, information, education, changers, game
Number of Pages: 400
Published: 2012-04-26
ISBN-10: 1933046007
ISBN-13: 9781933046006

This book is dedicated to education. We need more education, deeper education, more effective education, more access to education, and more affordable education. While education works well for millions of learners, it doesn’t work for everyone. There are millions more whose lives could be transformed by education. For education to do better we cannot just keep doing the same things. This book is also dedicated to finding the game changers that will help us move education to the next level, whether those game changers are information technology, new models, or institutional vision. Con

Author: Murray N. Rothbard
Publisher: Ludwig von Mises Institute
Keywords: scholar, state, economy, man
Number of Pages: 1438
Published: 2009
ISBN-10: 1933550996
ISBN-13: 9781933550992

Rothbards great treatise and its complementary text are now combined into a single 4.5"x7" pocket edition. The full 1,500 page treatise in an easy to read and super convenient package. It might not seem possible but it is done and it works. It makes a great companion volume to Misess Human Action in pocket size, as well as the Bastiat Collection in pocket size. Murray N. Rothbards great treatise provides a sweeping presentation of Austrian economic theory, a reconstruction of many aspects of that theory, a rigorous criticism of alternative schools, and an inspiring look at a science of libert

Author: Thomas Campbell
Publisher: Lightning Strike Books
Keywords: unifying, philosophy, physics, metaphysics, trilogy, workings, awakening, discovery, inner, toe
Number of Pages: 824
Published: 2007-12-09
ISBN-10: 0972509461
ISBN-13: 9780972509466

My Big TOE, written by a nuclear physicist in the language of contemporary Western culture, unifies science and philosophy, physics and metaphysics, mind and matter, purpose and meaning, the normal and the paranormal. The entirety of human experience (mind, body, and spirit) including both our objective and subjective worlds, are brought together under one seamless scientific understanding. If you have a logical, open, and inquisitive mind - an attitude of scientific pragmatism that appreciates the elegance of fundamental truth and the thrill of breakthrough - you will enjoy this journey of pe

Author: Maureen F. McHugh
Publisher: Small Beer Press
Keywords: stories, monsters, mothers
Number of Pages: 271
Published: 2006-06-01
ISBN-10: 1931520194
ISBN-13: 9781931520195

  * Story Prize finalist. * A Book Sense Notable Book.Nancy Pearl selected Mothers & Other Monsters as a "Books for a Rainy Day" on Morning Edition on NPR. In her luminous, long-awaited debut collection, award-winning novelist Maureen F. McHugh wryly and delicately examines the impacts of social and technological shifts on families. Using beautiful, deceptively simple prose, she illuminates the relationship between parents and children and the expected and unexpected chasms that open between generations.— A woman introduces her new lover to her late brother.— A teenager

Author: Martha Ainsworth
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: child, reduce, malnutrition, developing, countries, interventions, review, nutrition, impact, evaluations, lessons, learn
Number of Pages: 102
Published: 2010-08-27
ISBN-10: 0821384066
ISBN-13: 9780821384060

Evaluation SummaryWhat Can We Learn from Nutrition Impact Evaluations?High levels of child malnutrition in developing countries contribute to mortality and have long-term consequences for children 's cognitive development and earnings as adults. Recent impact evaluations show that many different interventions have had an impact on children 's anthropometric outcomes (height, weight, and birth weight), but there is no simple answer to the question What works to address the problem. Similar interventions have widely different results in different settings, owing to differences in local context,

Author: James Stephenso
Publisher: Entrepreneur Pre
Keywords: income, retirement, supplement, ways
Number of Pages: 320
Published: 2005-10-18
ISBN-10: 1932531661
ISBN-13: 9781932531664

The New Encyclopedias for Supplemental Income Filled with 202 proven money-making opportunities, each book in this popular series outlines a multitude of ways you can supplement your income. The current trend of active retirement is growing. This book shows you what you can do in retirement to make extra cash. Plus, it includes the essentials on getting started, with valuable tips in all areas of business and an extensive resource list. CONTENTSPreface _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ xviiCHAPTER 1Getting Started _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

Author: William E. Shotts Jr.
Publisher: No Starch Pre
Keywords: introduction, complete, line, command, linux
Number of Pages: 480
Published: 2012-01-14
ISBN-10: 1593273894
ISBN-13: 9781593273897

You’ve experienced the shiny, point-and-click surface of your Linux computer—now dive below and explore its depths with the power of the command line. The Linux Command Line takes you from your very first terminal keystrokes to writing full programs in Bash, the most popular Linux shell. Along the way you’ll learn the timeless skills handed down by generations of gray-bearded, mouse-shunning gurus: file navigation, environment configuration, command chaining, pattern matching with regular expressions, and more. In addition to that practical knowledge, author William Shotts
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