A Course in Error Correcting Codes

A Course in Error-Correcting Codes (EMS Textbooks in Mathematics)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Aug. 26, 2014
A Course in Error-Correcting Codes (EMS Textbooks in Mathematics)

A Course in Error-Correcting Codes (EMS Textbooks in Mathematics) by Jørn Justesen and Tom Høholdt
European Mathematical Society | January 15, 2004 | English | ISBN: 3037190019 | 192 pages | PDF | 1 MB

This book is written as a text for a course aimed at advanced undergraduates. Only some familiarity with elementary linear algebra and probability is directly assumed, but some maturity is required. The students may specialize in discrete mathematics, computer science, or communication engineering. The book is also a suitable introduction to coding theory for researchers from related fields or for professionals who want to supplement their theoretical basis. It gives the coding basics for working on projects in any of the above areas, but material specific to one of these fields has not been included.
American Crescent: A Muslim Cleric on the Power of His Faith, the Struggle Against Prejudice [Repost]

American Crescent: A Muslim Cleric on the Power of His Faith, the Struggle Against Prejudice, and the Future of Islam and America by Hassan Qazwini
Random House; First Edition | October 9, 2007 | English | ISBN: 1400064546 | 304 pages | PDF | 9 MB

In this inspiring narrative, one of this country’s most important Muslim leaders reveals the story of his life and his faith, and why Islam is good for America. As the religious leader of the Islamic Center of America in Dearborn, Michigan, Imam Hassan Qazwini serves the largest Muslim congregation in the United States. His dramatic journey to these shores began in 1971, when his father’s anti-Baathist views forced his family to flee from Saddam’s Iraq to Kuwait and then to war-torn Iran.

American Carrier Air Power at the Dawn of a New Century  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 11, 2014
American Carrier Air Power at the Dawn of a New Century

American Carrier Air Power at the Dawn of a New Century by Benjamin S. Lambert
RAND Corporation | May 22, 2006 | English | ISBN: 0833038427 | 138 pages | PDF | 416 KB

Recent campaigns in Afghanistan and Iraq have demonstrated that American carrier air power can conduct coordinated deepstrike missions well beyond coastal reaches, providing around the clock target coverage, consistently accurate target attack, and multiple successful targer attacks per sortie.

All the Power in the World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 11, 2014
All the Power in the World

All the Power in the World by Peter Unger
Oxford University Press | December 1, 2005 | English | ISBN: 0195155610, 0195339347 | 670 pages | PDF | 26 MB

This bold and original work of philosophy presents an exciting new picture of concrete reality. Peter Unger provocatively breaks with what he terms the conservatism of present-day philosophy, and returns to central themes from Descartes, Locke, Berkeley, Hume and Russell.

A New Conservation Politics: Power, Organization Building and Effectiveness  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 11, 2014
A New Conservation Politics: Power, Organization Building and Effectiveness

A New Conservation Politics: Power, Organization Building and Effectiveness by David Johns
Wiley-Blackwell; 1 edition | April 20, 2009 | English | ISBN: 1405190140 | 408 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Despite many successes in the field of conservation, species extinction rates continue to climb and wild areas and habitats continue to be lost. Many look to more (or better) biology and ecology to solve the problem but the obstacles are not just scientific but political. To stop the 6th great extinction the conservation movement must become much stronger, more tenacious, and more effective.

A Designer's Log: Case Studies in Instructional Design  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 11, 2014
A Designer's Log: Case Studies in Instructional Design

A Designer's Log: Case Studies in Instructional Design by Michael Power
University of Washington Press | February 15, 2010 | English | ISBN: 1897425619 | 266 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Books and articles on instructional design in online learning abound but rarely do we get such a comprehensive picture of what instructional designers do, how they do it, and the problems they solve as their university changes. Michael Power documents the emergence of an adapted instructional design model for transforming courses from single-mode to dual-mode instruction, making this designer's log a unique contribution to the field of distance education.

A CMOS Self-Powered Front-End Architecture for Subcutaneous Event-Detector Devices  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 11, 2014
A CMOS Self-Powered Front-End Architecture for Subcutaneous Event-Detector Devices

A CMOS Self-Powered Front-End Architecture for Subcutaneous Event-Detector Devices: Three-Electrodes Amperometric Biosensor Approach by Pere MIRIBEL
Springer; 2011 edition | February 26, 2011 | English | ISBN: 9400706855 | 200 pages | PDF | 7 MB

A CMOS Self-Powered Front-End Architecture for Subcutaneous Event-Detector Devices presents the conception and prototype realization of a Self-Powered architecture for subcutaneous detector devices.

A Century of Spin: How Public Relations Became the Cutting Edge of Corporate Power  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 11, 2014
A Century of Spin: How Public Relations Became the Cutting Edge of Corporate Power

A Century of Spin: How Public Relations Became the Cutting Edge of Corporate Power by William Dinan
Pluto Press | December 20, 2007 | English | ISBN: 0745326897 | 240 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Uncovers the secret history of the PR industry. This book charts the relentless rise of the public relations industry and how it has transformed our society. Revealing the roots of the PR movement in the years leading up to the First World War.

101 Most Powerful Verses in the Bible  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 11, 2014
101 Most Powerful Verses in the Bible

101 Most Powerful Verses in the Bible by Steve
FaithWords; English Language edition | February 11, 2004 | English | ISBN: 0446532169 | 256 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Through an examination of the Bible's most powerful verses, the newest installment in the 101 Most Powerful series reminds us that we are not alone in this world. In the Old Testament, God spoke through patriarchs, poets, and prophets. In the new Testament, he reaches out through Christ and Christ's disciples. Highlighting some of the key verses of the Bible, Steve and Lois Rabey demonstrate how God constantly communicates his will and his love to his children.

101 Most Powerful Proverbs in the Bible  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 11, 2014
101 Most Powerful Proverbs in the Bible

101 Most Powerful Proverbs in the Bible (101 Most Powerful Series) by Steve
FaithWords | February 11, 2004 | English | ISBN: 0446532150 | 256 pages | PDF | 2 MB

101 MOST POWERFUL PROVERBS IN THE BIBLE takes the best of the proverbs and details them for us. Filled with illustrations of daily life, it seeks to remind us of what's truly important–living wisely, kindly, and well.