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Regardless of the massive, becoming curiosity in on-line schooling, so much stories have targeted in basic terms at the scholars point of view. simply a handful of reports have tried to deal with the academics views and little has been released at the on-line educating event itself.

Expectations and calls for in on-line educating: useful Experiences deals a greater realizing of ways academics adventure the web atmosphere by means of exploring numerous dimensions of on-line educating, together with type education, approach effectiveness and caliber, and expertise usage. The publication assists academic establishment directors aiding on-line schooling increase their knowing of the way academics adventure on-line educating, and of the problems those academics face of their teaching.

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Download E-books Über den derzeitigen Stand der Bauarbeiten am Tauernkraftwerk Kaprun (Schriftenreihe des Österreichischen Wasserwirtschaftsverbandes) (German Edition) PDF

By Hans Böhmer

Die Hohen Tauern sind del' o, stliche Teil del' Zentralalpenkette, die den hochalpinen Charakter dieses vom lVIittellandischen Moor bis zur Donau ooichenden Hauptkammes des Mitteleuropa beherr schenruen graB-en Gebirgszuges a, ufweist. Sie sind das einzige caught diesel' Kette, das in seiner G& samterstreckung in osterreich lilegt, und bedecken 2 eine Fhiche von uber 5700 km Ihre Hohenaus dehnung erstreckt sich von nahezu 4000 m (Grofl g10ckner 3798 m U. A.) bis unter' 500 m ii. A. (Drau am Pegel Villa, ch 4867 m U. A.). Die Nieder schlagshohe steigt in ihl'en Hochgebirgsregionen auf iiber 2000mm/Jahr. Del' Berei, ch der Hohen Tauern gehort daher zu den wlchtigsten 6sterreichischen Wasserkraf't g'1ebieten und es ist durchaus hegreiflich, dafl die Wasserkrafttechniker Is, chon friihzeitig ihr Augen merk auf seine Ammutzung gelenkt haben; die aircraft fUr v.erschiedene Groflkraftprojekie l'eichen denn auch auf Jahrzehnte zuriick. Urn 1920 cntstanden die ersten airplane zur mehr odieI' weniger tJotalen Erfassung des gesamten Ge bicies, die in zwei auf einander diamPJtral gegen iiberstehenden Grundsahen aufgebauten Bchnen Konkurrenzentwiirfen urn das J ahr 1930 ihren. vor laufigen Abschlufl fanden. Gemeint sind das auf' dem Grundsatz einer volligen Zentralisierung des gesamten Wasserauf lwrnrnens in einer einzigen Kraftwasserstrafle three l' fuBende Projekt der Allgemeinen Elektrizitat& gesellschaft Berlin und der auf dem Grundsatz der Abarbeitung des Wasserschatzes nach den vier Eck.en des Gebietes fuGende Aushauvorschlag der Osberreichischen Kraftwerke A. G. Linz.

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Download E-books Hillier's Fundamentals of Motor Vehicle Technology (Book 1), 5th Edition PDF

By Victor Hillier, Peter Coombs

Hillier's recognized sequence of motorized vehicle know-how texts were thoroughly revised and up to date. counseled by means of the IMI, those 3 texts are a good source for apprentices in addition to informed pros

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Download E-books Advances in Information Technology and Education: International Conference, CSE 2011, Qingdao, China, July 9-10, 2011, Proceedings, Part I PDF

By Hai Sun, Ling Lin (auth.), Honghua Tan, Mark Zhou (eds.)

This two-volume set (CCIS 201 and CCIS 202) constitutes the refereed court cases of the foreign convention on desktop technological know-how and schooling, CSE 2011, held in Qingdao, China, in July 2011. The 164 revised complete papers offered in either volumes have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from a lot of submissions. The papers deal with a lot of examine themes and purposes: from synthetic intelligence to desktops and knowledge expertise; from schooling structures to tools examine and different comparable concerns; reminiscent of: database know-how, desktop structure, software program engineering, special effects, keep watch over know-how, structures engineering, community, communique, and different complex know-how, laptop schooling, and life-long education.

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Download E-books Advances in Design for Cross-Cultural Activities Part I (Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics Series) PDF

This reference makes a speciality of decision-making types inside cultures. It makes a speciality of cooperative, collaborative, avoidant, aggressive, and dominant sorts of determination making, and discusses how each one approach is changed via the tradition. The members study matters inside tradition that have an effect on choice making, resembling individualism and collectivism, thought of crucial impacts in determination making. This reference is certainly one of 10 envisioned to be derived from the 2012 Applied Human components and Ergonomics (AHFE) Conference.

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Download E-books The Inner History of Devices (MIT Press) PDF

By Sherry Turkle

For greater than 20 years, in such landmark stories as The moment Self and Life at the Screen, Sherry Turkle has challenged our collective mind's eye together with her insights approximately how know-how enters our deepest worlds. In The internal background of Devices, she describes her method, an method that unearths how what we make is woven into our methods of seeing ourselves. She brings jointly 3 traditions of listening -- that of the memoirist, the clinician, and the ethnographer. each one informs the others to compose an internal heritage of units. We examine items starting from cellphones and video poker to prosthetic eyes, from sites and tv to dialysis machines.

In an introductory essay, Turkle makes the case for an "intimate ethnography" that demanding situations traditional knowledge. One computer proprietor tells Turkle: "This laptop capability every thing to me. it really is the place I placed my hope." Turkle explains that she started that dialog pondering she may learn the way humans placed pcs to paintings. by way of its finish, her query has replaced: "What was once there approximately own pcs that provided such deep connection? What did a working laptop or computer have that provided hope?" The internal historical past of Devices teaches us to hear for the reply.

In the memoirs, ethnographies, and scientific instances amassed during this quantity, we examine an American scholar who involves phrases along with her conflicting identities as she contemplates a cellular phone she utilized in Japan ("Tokyo sat trapped within it"); a afflicted sufferer who makes use of electronic mail either to criticize her therapist and to be reassured through her; a compulsive gambler who doesn't are looking to win gradually at video poker simply because a trend of wasting and profitable retains her extra attached to the physique of the desktop. In those writings, we listen untold tales. We study that got knowledge by no means is going a ways enough.

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Download E-books Cereal Grains: Assessing and Managing Quality (Woodhead Publishing Series in Food Science, Technology and Nutrition) PDF

By Colin Wrigley, Ian Batey, Diane Miskelly

Cereal Grains: Assessing and handling caliber, moment Edition, offers a well timed replace to this key reference paintings. completely revised from the 1st version, this quantity examines the most recent study and advances within the box. New chapters were extra on replacement grains, together with old grains and pseudocereals, biosecurity, and commercial processing of grains, among others.

Quality and foodstuff defense are very important in the course of the value-addition chain, from breeding, creation, harvest, garage, shipping, processing, and advertising. in any respect levels, research is required in order that caliber administration can continue intelligently. those concerns are tested for every of the foremost cereal species, together with wheat (common and durum), rye and triticale, barley and oats, rice, maize (corn), pseudocereal species, sorghum, and the millets. Divided into 5 sections, the ebook analyses those for the diversity of cereal species earlier than a last part summarizes key findings.

  • Documents the most recent study in cereal grains, from their nutraceutical and antioxidant characteristics, to novel detection methods
  • Provides an entire and thorough replace to the 1st version, examining the variety of significant cereal species
  • Presents targeted suggestion at the administration of cereal caliber at every one level of creation and processing

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