Author: Tariq Mehmood
Publisher: Satchel
Keywords: brother
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 2006-12-07
ISBN-10: 0955253934
ISBN-13: 9780955253935

Half Brother is a disabled boy who is teased by his arrogant brothers. One day their exasperated father orders them all into the jungle to fend for themselves. They get lost and end up being enticed into a house by a kind old lady. Six of the brothers scoff the food provided by the old lady and fall asleep, but Half Brother stays awake, suspecting that she is really a demon in disguise. Unique among folktales, Half Brother is the only disabled folk hero. He is at once beautiful and brave. What he lacks in physical strength he makes up for in intelligence and wit.

Author: Richard Pierce Bates
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: fruit, juice, processing, scale, medium, practices, small, principles
Number of Pages: 242
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 9251046611
ISBN-13: 9789251046616

While large-scale juice processing is the subject of many textbooks, this publication aims at the gap in information regarding juice processing at the small-and medium-scale agro-industry level. It presents technical and economic information designed to address issues affecting medium-size juice processors in developing countries.

Author: Giuseppe Iarossi
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: interpreting, results, influencing, respondents, surveys, managing, survey, design, user, guide, power
Number of Pages: 282
Published: 2006-01
ISBN-10: 0821363921
ISBN-13: 9780821363928

The wording of survey questions can have a dramatic effect on responses, often as much as a 30 per cent swing. Skewed responses are not limited to the wording of questions: comparing survey results across international boundaries is often done without considering and controlling for variable factors. This practical guide on all the steps involved with survey implementation covers survey management, questionnaire design, sampling, respondent's psychology and survey participation, and data management. It will also provide users of survey data with insight into what sorts of problems and biases t

Author: Paul Schachter
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: grammar, reference, tagalog
Number of Pages: 596
Published: 1982-12-27
ISBN-10: 0520049438
ISBN-13: 9780520049437

Author: Judith A. Johnson
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: cloning, human
Number of Pages: 27
Published: 2011-01
ISBN-10: 1437939317
ISBN-13: 9781437939316

This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find publication. Contents: (1) Background: Cloning Attempts in South Korea; Cloning Attempts in the United Kingdom and United States; Clonaid; Advanced Cell Technology; Others with Human Cloning Intentions; (2) Federal Policy Involving Human Embryo Research; Ethics Advisory Board; National Institutes of Health (NIH) Human Embryo Research Panel; Dickey Amendment; Actions During the second Bush Administration; (3) State Laws on Cloning; (4) Congressional Action; (5) Ethical and Social Issues; Issues Involved in Cloning for Reproductive Purposes; Is

Author: Klaus W. Deininger
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: sustainable, equitable, benefits, yield, farmland, global, interest, rising
Number of Pages: 266
Published: 2011-01-10
ISBN-10: 0821385917
ISBN-13: 9780821385913

This book aims to provide key pieces of information needed for informed debate about large-scale land acquisition by drawing on the experience from past land expansions, discussing predictions for potential future demand, and providing empirical evidence of what is happening on the ground in the countries most affected by the recent increase in demand for land. It complements demand side considerations with a detailed assessment of the amount of land, whether currently cultivated or not, that might potentially be available for agricultural cultivation at the global and country levels. It then

Author: Bruce G. Lindsay
Publisher: IMS
Keywords: applications, geometry, theory, models, mixture
Number of Pages: 180
Published: 1995
ISBN-10: 0940600323
ISBN-13: 9780940600324
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