Download E-books Digital Research in the Study of Classical Antiquity (Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities) PDF

This booklet explores the demanding situations and possibilities provided to Classical scholarship via electronic perform and assets. Drawing at the services of a neighborhood of students who use cutting edge tools and applied sciences, it indicates that generally rigorous scholarship is as crucial to electronic examine because it is to mainstream Classical reviews. The chapters during this edited assortment disguise many matters, together with textual content and knowledge markup, facts administration, community research, pedagogical conception and the Social and Semantic net, illustrating the variety of equipment that increase the numerous points of the research of the traditional global. This quantity exemplifies the collaborative and interdisciplinary nature that's on the center of Classical reports.

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Download E-books Research Advances in Alcohol and Drug Problems PDF

By Neal L. Benowitz (auth.), Howard D. Cappell, Frederick B. Glaser, Yedy Israel, Harold Kalant, Wolfgang Schmidt, Edward M. Seller

This, the 9th quantity within the sequence, looks a few thirteen years after the 1st. Like so much of its predecessors, quantity nine is intentionally eclectic, overlaying a number of themes that the editors imagine useful of inclusion. the various chapters, akin to the assessment of the literature on benzodiazepines, signify parts that experience bought particularly little recognition in earlier volumes-largely as the literature has now not formerly been "ripe" for assessment. Others symbolize literatures which have been reviewed long ago yet which proceed to strengthen in enough degree that their ripening by no means ceases. Shepard Siegel's contribution represents a relative rarity in past volumes: a bankruptcy no longer encumbered with a attention of present empirical paintings, yet a reflective essay designed to stir proposal with a few professional­ vocative rules. The editors belief that readers will proceed to discover study Advances to be a tremendous repository of information within the alcohol and drug fields. The Editors Toronto IX Contents 1. THE HUMAN PHARMACOLOGY OF NICOTINE Neal L. Benowitz 1. creation 2. Nicotine in Tobacco items 2 three. Phannacokinetics of Nicotine four four. Nicotine and Cotinine Blood degrees in the course of Tobacco Use 14 five. consumption of Nicotine in the course of Cigarette Smoking 18 6. Biochemical Markers of Nicotine consumption 18 7. legislation of Nicotine consumption in the course of Cigarette Smoking 23 eight. Phannacology of Nicotine 28 nine. value of Nicotine in Human ailment forty-one References forty five 2. BENZODIAZEPINES AS medicines OF ABUSE AND DEPENDENCE fifty three Howard D. Cappell, Edward M. dealers, and Usoa Busto 1.

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Download E-books Social-Ecological Restoration in Paddy-Dominated Landscapes (Ecological Research Monographs) PDF

By Nisikawa Usio, Tadashi Miyashita

With a spotlight on environmentally pleasant rice farming, this detailed e-book integrates either environment and human dimensions of ecological recovery to supply options to advertise sustainable agriculture and rural improvement. Paddy fields have a number of features past their position of manufacturing rice: They function shelter habitats for various natural world that when inhabited floodplain wetlands and comprise a couple of exact and threatened aquatic species. additionally they offer numerous environment prone for neighborhood groups similar to water retention, erosion keep an eye on, flood keep an eye on, fish tradition, and academic possibilities. even though, rice paddies are threatened world wide as a result modernization of agriculture and abandonment of farmland attributable to depopulation and the getting older of rural groups. for that reason, a number of ecological and sociological features has to be thought of within the ecological recovery of paddy fields. This booklet goals to take action through incorporating numerous disciplines of traditional and social sciences. thoughts for sustainable agriculture are reviewed, together with monetary incentives for farmers and using flagship natural world species equivalent to the crested ibis (toki) to advertise ecological recovery. With the expanding approval for environmentally pleasant rice farming in components of Asia and the western usa, this booklet deals version instances for sustainable administration of paddy-dominated landscapes.

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Download E-books Clinical and Observational Psychoanalytic Research: Roots of a Controversy - Andre Green & Daniel Stern PDF

There are few subject matters in psychoanalysis at the present time extra debatable than where of study in justifying or increasing upon analytic thought. this can be a choice of papers awarded at a convention held in London - with extra fabric - exploring the paintings of the relevant discussants, Andre eco-friendly and Daniel Stern.

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