By Richard Noss (auth.), Andrew Ravenscroft, Stefanie Lindstaedt, Carlos Delgado Kloos, Davinia Hernández-Leo (eds.)
This publication constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the seventh ecu convention on know-how more suitable studying, EC-TEL 2012, held in Saarbrücken, Germany, in September 2012.
The 26 revised complete papers awarded have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from a hundred thirty submissions. The ebook additionally comprises 12 brief papers, sixteen demonstration papers, eleven poster papers, and 1 invited paper. in particular, the programme and organizing constitution was once shaped throughout the topics: cellular studying and context; critical and academic video games; collaborative studying; organisational and office studying; studying analytics and retrieval; personalized and adaptive studying; studying environments; educational studying and context; and, studying facilitation by means of semantic means.
By João Loureiro (auth.), Jürgen von Hagen (eds.)
Monetary coverage within the ecu financial Systems (EMS) presents the reader with a serious review of the EMS operation, concentrating on key matters like intervention in funds and foreign currencies markets and credibility of EMS alternate price bands. The e-book additionally reopens the dialogue at the "EMS discipline-credibility speculation" and the thought of "New EMS", checking out either with an unique technique. The clash among inner and exterior goals is made transparent and the empirical effects express the alternatives made by way of the person international locations and the ensuing implications. The publication is written with an empirical orientation in keeping with a unifying information description framework.
By Andrew Blyth BSc, MSc, PhD, Iain Sutherland BSc, MSc, PhD (auth.)
This ebook comprises the complaints of the second one ecu convention on computing device community Defence that came about in December 2006 on the college of complex know-how, collage of Glamorgan, within the UK.
The subject of the convention used to be the safety of laptop networks, with contributions from either nationwide and foreign members reporting on study advancements, in addition to delivering precious insights during this area.
The booklet additionally accommodates the court cases of the 1st Annual Workshop on electronic Forensics and Incident research (WDFIA 2006), held along with EC2ND 2006.
Topics and matters mentioned include:
Computer community Operations
Computer community Attack
Network software Security
Vulnerability administration and Tracking
Wireless and cellular Security
Network Discovery and Mapping
Intrusion Detection Systems
Incident reaction and Management
Computer Forensics Practice
Malicious software program Analysis
Network Architectures and Management
Legal and moral Issues
The papers provided contain contributions from best figures within the fields of community safety and desktop forensics, and are a necessary resource of reference for either researchers and practitioners.
By Thomas Sødring, Alan F. Smeaton (auth.), Fabio Crestani, Mark Girolami, Cornelis Joost van Rijsbergen (eds.)
The annual colloquium on details retrieval learn offers a chance for either new and tested researchers to give papers describing paintings in growth or ?nal effects. This colloquium was once verified by means of the BCS IRSG(B- tish machine Society info Retrieval professional Group), and named the once a year Colloquium on details Retrieval learn. lately, the site of the colloquium has alternated among the uk and continental Europe. To re?ect the turning out to be ecu orientation of the development, the colloquium was once renamed “European Annual Colloquium on info Retrieval examine” from 2001. because the inception of the colloquium in 1979 the development has been hosted within the urban of Glasgow on 4 separate events. although, this was once the ?rst time that the association of the colloquium were together undertaken via 3 separate desktop and data technological know-how departments; a sign of the collaborative nature and variety of IR learn in the universities of the West of Scotland. The organizers of ECIR 2002 observed a pointy raise within the variety of move- caliber submissions in resolution to the decision for papers over prior years and as such fifty two submitted papers have been every one allotted three individuals of this system committee for double blind assessment of the manuscripts. a complete of 23 papers have been finally chosen for oral presentation on the colloquium in Glasgow which gave an attractiveness cost of under forty five% and ensured a really excessive typical of the papers presented.
By Milada Anna Vachudova
Europe Undivided explores how the leverage of an enlarging ecu has facilitated a convergence towards liberal democracy between credible destiny participants of the ecu in crucial and jap Europe. It finds how adaptations in household festival placed democratizing states on diverse political trajectories after 1989, and illuminates the altering dynamics of the connection among the ecu and candidate states from 1989 to accession, and past. Albeit no longer via layout, the main strong and profitable instrument of ecu international coverage has grew to become out to be european enlargement--and this publication is helping us to appreciate why, and the way, it really works.
By Prof Svein Andersen, Professor Kjell A Eliassen
Taking as its start line the most important problems with democracy that are the continued issues of each liberal Western political method, this quantity bargains a wide-ranging assessment of democracy within the eu Union. It treats the european as a brand new form of political process in the culture of parliamentary democracies, a method that's neither federal nor intergovernmental, and which accordingly has certain difficulties of ways to deal with democratic standards. half One offers with the 2 significant demanding situations of curiosity articulation within the ecu, political events and lobbying. the second one half discusses how democracy turns into the main aspect within the linkage among the european and its member states, targeting France, Italy and Belgium the place the r
By Francesca Billiani
Modes of Censorship and Translation articulates quite a few scholarly and disciplinary views and provides the reader entry to the widening cultural debate on translation and censorship, together with cross-national kinds of cultural fertilization. it's a examine of censorship and its styles of operation throughout a number disciplinary settings, from media to cultural and literary experiences, attractive with frequently ignored genres and media comparable to radio, cinema and theatre.
Adopting an interdisciplinary and transnational method and bringing jointly contributions in line with fundamental study which regularly attracts on unpublished archival fabric, the amount analyzes the multi-faceted courting among censorship and translation in several nationwide contexts, together with Italy, Spain, nice Britain, Greece, Nazi Germany and the GDR, concentrating on the political, ideological and aesthetic implications of censorship, in addition to the hermeneutic play fostered through any translational act. through providing cutting edge methodological interpretations and stimulating case experiences, it proposes new readings of the operational modes of either censorship and translation. The essays accrued right here problem present notions of the accessibility of tradition, even if in brazenly ideological and politically repressive contexts, or in doubtless 'neutral' cultural scenarios.
By Hansjörg Drewello, Bernd Scholl
The problem of development in delivery, particularly in freight delivery, and scarce assets in funds, panorama and native competition opposed to new infrastructure funding require new strategies from shipping coverage. This ebook bargains with those concerns taking for instance the delivery hall Rotterdam-Genoa, the most seriously utilized in Europe. In 2010 the INTERREG venture Code24 with companions from 5 eu international locations all started with the purpose to strengthen a transnational technique to improve and to enhance the hall. the most target was once to speed up and together strengthen the shipping skill of the full hall by way of making sure optimum financial advantages and spatial integration whereas lowering adverse affects at the atmosphere at neighborhood and neighborhood point. those concerns are highlighted within the booklet from an interdisciplinary viewpoint, bearing in mind spatial, financial, environmental and political aspects.