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Author: Ravi Prabhu
Publisher: CIFOR
Keywords: forest, management, developer, reference, sustainable, indicators, developing, testing, selecting, criteria, guidelines
Number of Pages: 183
Published: 1999
ISBN-10: 9798764242
ISBN-13: 9789798764240

Preparing for C&I testing. C&I testing procedures. Follow-up analysis. The conceptual basis of C&I development. Three case studies. Literature and further reading.
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Author: Janna D. Fox
Publisher: University of Ottawa Press
Keywords: reconsidered, testing, language
Number of Pages: 192
Published: 2007-06-01
ISBN-10: 0776606573
ISBN-13: 9780776606576

Language Testing Reconsideredprovides a critical update on major issues that have engaged the field of language testing since its inception. Anyone who is working in, studying or teaching language testing should have a copy of this book. The information, discussions, and reflections offered within the volume address major developments within the field over the past decades, enlivened by current "takes" on these issues. The real value of this collection, however, lies in its consideration of the past as a means of defining the future agenda of language testing.
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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: testing, gene, understanding
Number of Pages: 39
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788130005
ISBN-13: 9780788130007

Everything you've ever wanted to know about genes in an easy-to-understand format. Explains what genes are & how they are linked to diseases. All aspects of gene testing are also covered including their uses & benefits. Topics include: risks of gene testing, the role of genetic counseling, predictive gene tests for cancer, the relationship between genes & cancer, & the limitations of gene testing. Illustrated.
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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: biodegradation, remedy, selection, cercla, studies, conducting, treatability, guide
Number of Pages: 85
Published: 1995-11-01
ISBN-10: 0788123734
ISBN-13: 9780788123733

Provides standard guidance for designing & implementing a biodegradation treatability study in support of remedy selection testing. Describes a three-tiered approach that consists of: 1) remedy screening testing, 2) remedy selection testing, & 3) remedial design/remedial action testing. Describes & discusses the applicability & limitations of biodegradation technologies, & defines the prescreening & field measurement data needed to determine if treatability testing is required. 30 charts, tables & graphs.
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Author: William M. Solis
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: results, test, procedures, needed, fielding, armor, army, support, independent, expert, assessment, warfighter
Number of Pages: 110
Published: 2010-02
ISBN-10: 1437924409
ISBN-13: 9781437924404

The Army has issued soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan personal body armor, comprising an outer protective vest and ceramic plate inserts. The author observed Preliminary Design Model testing of new plate designs, which resulted in the Army's awarding contracts in Sept. 2008 valued at over $8 billion to vendors of the designs that passed that testing. Between Nov. and Dec. 2008, the Army conducted further testing, called First Article Testing, on these designs. This is a report on the degree to which the Army followed its established testing protocols during these two tests. The author analyzed
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Author: Diederik Lohman
Publisher: Human Rights Watch
Keywords: testing, counseling, campaign, hiv, lesotho, challenge, experience, universal
Number of Pages: 67
Published: 2008
ISBN-10: 1564324079
ISBN-13: 9781564324078
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Author: Margaret Sleeboom-Faulkner
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
Keywords: testing, asia, genetic, predictive, choice, frameworks
Number of Pages: 273
Published: 2010-07-15
ISBN-10: 9089641653
ISBN-13: 9789089641656

The first study of its kind in English, "Frameworks of Choice" provides a comprehensive overview of predictive and genetic testing in China, Japan, India, and Sri Lanka. The volume sheds light on the resources available in each of these countries; analyzes the social, political, and economic backgrounds of those choosing or choosing not to undergo testing; and discusses genetic testing in relation to genetic discrimination, biomedical exploitation, the distribution of health care resources, and nationalism.
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