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Authors:John Gunn, Robert John Steedman, Richard Ryder,
Publisher: CRC Press
Keywords: ecosystems, changing, environment, trout, lake, shield, watersheds, boreal
Number of Pages: 528
Published: 2003-08-27
List price: $162.95
ISBN-10: 1566706467
ISBN-13: 9781566706469

Boreal Shield Watersheds: Lake Trout Ecosystems in a Changing Environment brings together the work of a renowned international group of scientists who specialize in aquatic science and environmental management. They explore the functioning of Boreal Shield ecosystems, focusing on the lake trout, the classic coldwater species of northern glaciated lakes, using it as an indicator of environmental change and as a model to measure the effectiveness of management actions. This book demonstrates how boreal waters have served as a crucible for decades of environmental research into the impacts of nu

Authors:C.E. Reynolds, J.C. Steedman,
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Keywords: buildings, concrete, reinforced, design, examples
Number of Pages: 320
Published: 1992-08-01
List price: $126.00
ISBN-10: 0419170006
ISBN-13: 9780419170006

The latest edition of this well-known book makes available to structural design engineers a wealth of practical advice on effective design of concrete structures. It covers the complete range of concrete elements and includes numerous data sheets, charts and examples to help the designer. It is fully updated in line with the relevant British Standards and Codes of Practice.

Author: Mark Steedman
Publisher: The MIT Press
Keywords: communication, speech, language, process, syntactic
Number of Pages: 344
Published: 2001-09-01
List price: $23.00
ISBN-10: 0262692686
ISBN-13: 9780262692687

"This is the book about Combinatory Categorial Grammar (CCG) that the community has been waiting for!" -- Mark Johnson, Brown University In this book Mark Steedman argues that the surface syntax of natural languages maps spoken and written forms directly to a compositional semantic representation that includes predicate-argument structure, quantification, and information structure, without constructing any intervening structural representation. His purpose is to construct a principled theory of natural grammar that is directly compatible with both explanatory linguistic accounts

Author: Carolyn Kay Steedman
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
Keywords: encounters, history, cultural, archive, dust
Number of Pages: 208
Published: 2002-02-01
List price: $23.95
ISBN-10: 0813530474
ISBN-13: 9780813530475

Authors:Martin Currie, Ian Steedman,
Publisher: Manchester University Press
Keywords: theory, economic, problems, time, wrestling
Number of Pages: 290
Published: 1990-01-18
List price: unknow
ISBN-10: 0719028019
ISBN-13: 9780719028014

This book looks at the attempts economists have made to understand the significance and implications of time for economic theory. It primarily considers the role of time in microeconomic theory and does so by examining its role in the work of major economists who have considered it either implicitly or explicitly. Among mainstream economists, it looks at the work of Marshall, Walras, Hicks and Debreu, but it also reassesses the contribution of economists outside the mainstream, including Lindahl, Shackle and Lachmann. The book examines issues fundamental to all economic analysis, among them th

Authors:Anthony J. Threlfall, James C. Steedman, Charles E.
Publisher: Spon Press
Keywords: handbook, designer, concrete, reinforced, reynolds
Number of Pages: 416
Published: 2007-09-12
List price: $75.00
ISBN-10: 0419258302
ISBN-13: 9780419258308

This classic and essential work has been thoroughly revised and updated in line with the requirements of new codes and standards which have been introduced in recent years, including the new Eurocode as well as up-to-date British Standards. It provides a general introduction along with details of analysis and design of a wide range of structures and examination of design according to British and then European Codes. Highly illustrated with numerous line diagrams, tables and worked examples, Reynolds’s Reinforced Concrete Designer’s Handbook is a unique resource providing compreh

Authors:John A. Ausink, Jr., Robert Clemence, Robert Howe, Sh
Publisher: RAND Corporation
Keywords: technology, field, information, planning, approach, workforce, optimization
Number of Pages: 96
Published: 2002-12-19
List price: $20.00
ISBN-10: 0833032585
ISBN-13: 9780833032584

To balance the competing goals of reduced infrastructure and enhanced information technology (IT) skills, the Army must manage all its workforces in the IT field. Using Fort Bragg as a test case, this report shows how a linear programming framework helps gauge the impact of decisions that change the IT workforce. With a determination of who can do what in the IT field, the authors conclude that with linear programming the effects of policy changes can be quantified and better understood, various policies can be studied, and the approach can be extended beyond the installation level.
  
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