SynergiCity: Reinventing the Postindustrial City

SynergiCity: Reinventing the Postindustrial City

SynergiCity: Reinventing the Postindustrial City proposes a new and invigorating vision of urbanism, architectural design, and urban revitalization in twenty-first-century America. Culling transformative ideas from the realms of historic preservation, sustainability, ecological urbanism, and the innovation economy, Paul Hardin Kapp and Paul J. Armstrong present a holistic vision for restoring industrial cities suffering from population decline back into stimulating and productive places t…

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Impossible to Ignore: Creating Memorable Content to Influence Decisions

Impossible to Ignore: Creating Memorable Content to Influence Decisions

A groundbreaking approach to creating memorable messages that are easy to process, hard to forget, and impossible to ignore―using the latest in brain science
Audiences forget up to 90% of what you communicate. How can your employees and customers decide to act on your message if they only remember a tenth of it? How do you know which tenth they’ll …

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Mastering Software Project Management: Best Practices, Tools and Techniques

Mastering Software Project Management: Best Practices, Tools and Techniques

Written from the standpoint of a project manager working in a software development organization, this unique guide explains software project management in its entirety, including project acquisition and execution with backward linkages to concepts that play a facilitation role in successful project management. It provides all the guidance, best practices, tools and techniques needed to master software project management and achieve superior results. Key Features: –Presents best practices and…

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Building God’s Kingdom Inside the World of Christian Reconstruction

Building God’s Kingdom Inside the World of Christian Reconstruction

For the last several decades, at the far fringes of American evangelical Christianity, has stood an intellectual movement known as Christian Reconstructionism. The movement was founded by theologian, philosopher, and historian Rousas John Rushdoony, whose near-2000-page tome The Institutes of Biblical Law (1973) provides its foundation.
Reconstructionists believe that the Bible provides a coherent, internally consistent, and all-encompassing worldview, and they seek to remake the entiret…

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Air Raid Shelters of the Second World War: Family Stories of Survival in the Blitz

Air Raid Shelters of the Second World War: Family Stories of Survival in the Blitz

This book features the design, creation and use of air raid shelters, including interviews with people who used them during the Second World War. The different types of bunkers/air raid shelters (both public and in people’s gardens) are covered and the strength and weakness of their designs discussed, using original designs and primary material. The nostalgia/social history of the book covers people’s experiences of staying in the air raid shelters. These are divided into topics, including ge…

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Beginning Mac Programming: Develop with Objective-C and Cocoa

Beginning Mac Programming: Develop with Objective-C and Cocoa

Beginning Mac Programming takes you through concrete, working examples, giving you the core concepts and principles of development in context so you will be ready to build the applications you’ve been imagining. It introduces you to Objective-C and the Cocoa framework in clear, easy-to-understand lessons, and demonstrates how you can use them together to write for the Mac, as well as the iPhone and iPod.
You’ll explore crucial developer tools like Xcode and Interface Builder, and learn the …

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Physiological Aspects of Legged Terrestrial Locomotion: The Motor and the Machine

Physiological Aspects of Legged Terrestrial Locomotion: The Motor and the Machine

This book offers a succinct but comprehensive description of the mechanics of muscle contraction and legged terrestrial locomotion. It describes on the one hand how the fundamental properties of muscle tissue affect the mechanics of locomotion, and on the other, how the mechanics of locomotion modify the mechanism of muscle operation under different conditions.
Further, the book reports on the design and results of experiments conducted with two goals. The first was to describe …

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Beyond the Textbook: Using Trade Books and Databases to Teach Our Nation’s History, Grades 7–12

Beyond the Textbook: Using Trade Books and Databases to Teach Our Nation’s History, Grades 7–12

This collection of standards-based lessons will guide middle and high school teachers while teaching the nation's history in a user-friendly, ready-made fashion.

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Software Pipelines and SOA: Releasing the Power of Multi-Core Processing

Build Breakthrough Performance into Any SOA or Advanced Computing Application
To meet unprecedented demand, IT organizations must improve application performance by an order of magnitude. Improving performance is even more crucial in SOA environments, which demand far more computing power than older architectures. Today’s multi-core servers can deliver the performance businesses require, but few applications take full advantage of them. Now, software innovator Cory Isaacson introduces an eas…

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