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    • Painting with data: from a computational history of urban models to an alternative urban computing 

      Olascoaga, Sandoval; Emilio, Carlos; Stiny, George (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2016)
      The world is continuous: the number of elements acting upon cities is numerous, interconnected, and in constant transformation. In these terms, we can think of the city as a problem of organized complexity. As such, the ...
    • The Palgrave Handbook of Biology and Society 

      Meloni, Maurizio (Palgrave Macmillan UK, 2018)
      This comprehensive handbook synthesizes the often-fractured relationship between the study of biology and the study of society. Bringing together a compelling array of interdisciplinary contributions, the authors demonstrate ...
    • The Palgrave Handbook of Feminism and Sport, Leisure and Physical Education 

      Mansfield, Louise (Palgrave Macmillan UK, 2018)
      This handbook provides an original, comprehensive and unparalleled overview of feminist scholarship in sport, leisure and physical education. It captures the complexities of past, current and future developments in feminism ...
    • The Palgrave Handbook of Indicators in Global Governance 

      Malito, Debora Valentina; Umbach, Gaby; Bhuta, Nehal (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This volume brings together both academic and institutional perspectives to examine the production, use and contestation of indicators in global governance. It provides a unique and comprehensive guide to the latest research ...
    • The Palgrave Handbook of Political Elites 

      Best, Heinrich; Higley, John (Palgrave Macmillan UK, 2018)
      This handbook presents a comprehensive view of the current theory and research surrounding political elites, which is now a pivotal subject for academic study and public discourse. In 40 chapters by leading scholars, it ...
    • The Palgrave Handbook of Relational Sociology 

      Dépelteau, François (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This handbook on relational sociology covers a rapidly growing approach in the social sciences—one which is connected to the interests of a large, diverse pool of researchers across a range of disciplines. Relational ...
    • The Palgrave Handbook of Research Design in Business and Management 

      Strang, Kenneth D. (Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)
      Any research study needs a solid design before data collection or analysis can begin. This design ensures that any experimental evidence obtained by a researcher serves its purpose in making the researcher's argument more ...
    • The Palgrave Handbook of Survey Research 

      Vannette, David L.; Krosnick, Jon A. (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This handbook is a comprehensive reference guide for researchers, funding agencies and organizations engaged in survey research. Drawing on research from a world-class team of experts, this collection addresses the challenges ...
    • The Palgrave Handbook of the History of Surgery 

      Schlich, Thomas (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This handbook covers the technical, social and cultural history of surgery. It reflects the state of the art and suggests directions for future research. It discusses what is different and specific about the history of ...
    • The Panarion of Epiphanius of Salamis, Books II and III: De Fide 

      Williams, Frank (Brill Academic Publishers, 2013)
      n 376 Epiphanius, chief bishop of Cyprus, published, in three Books, an historical encyclopedia of heretical sects, with the arguments, chiefly scriptural, needed to counter them, and called it the "Panarion" (Medicine ...
    • A Panorama of Discrepancy Theory 

      Chen, William; Srivastav, Anand; Travaglini, Giancarlo (Springer, 2014)
      This is the first work on Discrepancy Theory to show the present variety of points of view and applications covering the areas Classical and Geometric Discrepancy Theory, Combinatorial Discrepancy Theory and Applications ...
    • Paper Cutting Book Contemporary Artists, Timeless Craft 

      Heyenga, Laura (Chronicle Books, 2011)
      Theres a renaissance underway in the art form of cut paper, with an explosion of raw talent and an abundance of amazing work produced in the medium in recent years. This gorgeous volume features work from 26 contemporary ...
    • Papillon Người Tù Khổ Sai 

      Charriere, Henry (2006)
      Cuốn sách "Papillon – người tù khổ sai" ra đời như một sự bung nổ làm chấn động Paris. Thắng lợi vượt xa dự tính của tác giả, riêng ở Pháp đã phát hành hơn một triệu bản (1969). Chỉ vài năm sau, Papillon được dịch ở 25 nước.
    • The paradox of hope: journeys through a clinical borderland 

      Mattingly, Cheryl (University of California Press, 2010)
      Grounded in intimate moments of family life in and out of hospitals, this book explores the hope that inspires us to try to create lives worth living, even when no cure is in sight. The Paradox of Hope focuses on a group ...
    • The Paradox of Ukrainian Lviv: A Borderland City between Stalinists, Nazis, and Nationalists 

      Amar, Tarik Cyril (Cornell University Press, 2015)
      In The Paradox of Ukrainian Lviv, Tarik Cyril Amar reveals the local and transnational forces behind the twentieth-century transformation of one of East Central Europe's most important multiethnic borderland cities into a ...
    • Parallel Programming with Microsoft Visual C++: Design Patterns for Decomposition and Coordination on Multicore Architectures (Patterns and Practices) 

      Campbell, Colin; Miller, Ade (Microsoft Press, 2011)
      Your CPU meter shows a problem. One core is running at 100 percent, but all the other cores are idle. Your application is CPU-bound, but you are using only a fraction of the computing power of your multicore system. Is ...
    • Parallel Scientific Computing: Theory, Algorithms, and Applications of Mesh Based and Meshless Methods 

      Trobec, Roman; Kosec, Gregor (Springer International Publishing, 2015)
      This book is concentrated on the synergy between computer science and numerical analysis. It is written to provide a firm understanding of the described approaches to computer scientists, engineers or other experts who ...
    • A Parametric Framework for Modelling of Bioelectrical Signals 

      Mughal, Yar Muhammad (Springer, 2016)
      This book examines non-invasive, electrical-based methods for disease diagnosis and assessment of heart function. In particular, a formalized signal model is proposed since this offers several advantages over methods that ...
    • Paranoid Pedagogies: Education, Culture, and Paranoia 

      Sandlin, Jennifer A.; Wallin, Jason J. (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)
      This edited book explores the under-analyzed significance and function of paranoia as a psychological habitus of the contemporary educational and social moment. The editors and contributors argue that the desire for ...
    • Parental influence on begging call structure in zebra finches 

      Villain, Avelyne S.; Boucaud, Ingrid C.A.; Bouchut, Colette (2015)
      Begging calls are signals of need used by young birds to elicit care from adults. Different theoretical frameworks have been proposed to understand this parent–offspring communication. But relationships between parental ...