Historical Ecology

Historical Dictionary of Colonial America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Nov. 22, 2017
Historical Dictionary of Colonial America

Historical Dictionary of Colonial America (Historical Dictionaries of U.S. Politics and Political Eras) by William A. Pencak
English | July 15, 2011 | ISBN: 0810855879 | EPUB | 492 pages | 5.2 MB

Capitalism : The Reemergence of a Historical Concept  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Nov. 21, 2017
Capitalism : The Reemergence of a Historical Concept

Capitalism : The Reemergence of a Historical Concept
by Jurgen Kocka and Marcel van der Linden
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1474271049 | 292 Pages | PDF | 2.3 MB

The Routledge Companion to Historical Studies [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Nov. 21, 2017
The Routledge Companion to Historical Studies [Repost]

Alun Munslow - The Routledge Companion to Historical Studies
Published: 2000-01-06 | ISBN: 0415184959, 0415184940 | PDF | 288 pages | 1.67 MB
Historical Development of Human Cognition: A Cultural-Historical Neuropsychological Perspective

Historical Development of Human Cognition: A Cultural-Historical Neuropsychological Perspective By Alfredo Ardila
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 184 Pages | ISBN : 9811068860 | 4.97 MB

This book addresses a central question: how did cognition emerge in human history? It approaches the question from a cultural-historical, neuropsychological perspective and analyses evidence on the historical origins of cognitive activity; integrates information regarding cross-cultural differences in neuropsychological performance; and discusses how adopting a historical and cultural perspective in the behavioural neurosciences can help to arrive at a better understanding of cognition. Lastly, it proposes general guidelines for future research in the area.

China: A Historical Geography of the Urban  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 20, 2017
China: A Historical Geography of the Urban

China: A Historical Geography of the Urban By Yannan Ding
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 256 Pages | ISBN : 3319640410 | 7.36 MB

This book offers a unique contribution to the burgeoning field of Chinese historical geography. Urban transformation in China constitutes both a domestic revolution and a world-historical event.

Radio Telescope Reflectors: Historical Development of Design and Construction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 20, 2017
Radio Telescope Reflectors: Historical Development of Design and Construction

Radio Telescope Reflectors: Historical Development of Design and Construction By Jacob W.M. Baars
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 282 Pages | ISBN : 3319651471 | 24.45 MB

This book demonstrates how progress in radio astronomy is intimately linked to the development of reflector antennas of increasing size and precision. The authors describe the design and construction of major radio telescopes as those in Dwingeloo, Jodrell Bank, Parkes, Effelsberg and Green Bank since 1950 up to the present as well as millimeter wavelength telescopes as the 30m MRT of IRAM in Spain, the 50m LMT in Mexico and the ALMA submillimeter instrument.

Photos - Ecology Concepts 27  Graphics

Posted by posterb at Nov. 20, 2017
Photos - Ecology Concepts 27

Photos - Ecology Concepts 27
5 JPG | 5000x3500 - 7359x5220 | 33 Mb

Comparing Globalizations: Historical and World-Systems Approaches  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 18, 2017
Comparing Globalizations: Historical and World-Systems Approaches

Comparing Globalizations: Historical and World-Systems Approaches By Thomas D. Hall
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 190 Pages | ISBN : 3319682180 | 4.13 MB

This work explores essential debates on globalization and world-systems analysis. It begins with a review of theoretical insights from world-systems analysis and explains the evolution of its terminology. The book subsequently seeks to answer several important questions: When did globalization begin and what insights into contemporary globalization may be gained from older forms? How does globalization differ in different places, and how can different instances of globalization be compared? Who is affected by globalization, how are they affected, and how do these effects vary, if at all, over time and space?
Walking Brooklyn: 30 walking tours exploring historical legacies, neighborhood culture, side streets, and waterway, 2nd Edition

Walking Brooklyn: 30 walking tours exploring historical legacies, neighborhood culture, side streets, and waterwaysby Adrienne Onofri, 2nd Edition by Adrienne Onofri
English | October 10th, 2017 | ISBN: 0899978037 | 237 Pages | EPUB | 16.10 MB

The new second edition of the popular book Walking Brooklyn: 30 Tours Exploring Historical Legacies, Neighborhood Culture, Side Streets, and Waterways provides a unique guide to Brooklyn’s diverse communities, notable sights, and ever-evolving streetscape. Author Adrienne Onofri has crafted 30 exceptional tours showcasing the borough’s history, architecture, parks, arts venues, college campuses, places made famous by pop culture, and more.

Contemporary Issues in African Society: Historical Analysis and Perspective  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 16, 2017
Contemporary Issues in African Society: Historical Analysis and Perspective

Contemporary Issues in African Society: Historical Analysis and Perspective By George Klay Kieh, Jr.
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 275 Pages | ISBN : 3319497715 | 3.83 MB

This book examines the twin critical processes of state-building and nation-building in Africa and the confluence of major domestic and global issues that shape them. The book covers topics such as the expansive role of non-governmental organizations, the growing influence of charismatic Pentecostalism, ethnic conflicts in East Africa, the failure of the African Union’s peacekeeping efforts in Sudan’s Darfur region, and Africa's expanding relations with the European Union.