By Peter Pirolli (auth.), Ulrike Cress, Vania Dimitrova, Marcus Specht (eds.)
This booklet constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the 4th ecu convention on expertise more suitable studying, EC-TEL 2009, held in great, France in September/October 2009.
The 35 revised complete papers, 17 brief papers, and 35 posters offered have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from 136 paper submissions and 22 poster submissions. The papers are equipped in topical sections on model and personalization, interoperability, semantic net, internet 2.0., info mining and social networks, collaboration and social wisdom development, studying groups and groups of perform, studying contexts, challenge and project-based studying, inquiry, studying, studying layout, motivation, engagement, studying video games, and human elements and evaluation.
By Michael J Hill (auth.), Michael J Hill DSc, FRCPath, Attilio Giacosa MD (eds.)
The ecu association for Cooperation in melanoma Prevention reports (ECP) was once confirmed in 1981 to advertise collaboration among scientists operating within the a variety of ecu international locations on melanoma causation and prevention. so as to do so target, a number of operating staff- to accommodate particular cancers or elements of melanoma aetiology, and to discover the possibilities for advances on a cooperative ecu foundation - have been verified. It was once additionally determined to carry annual symposia to attract normal awareness to fields within which there appeared to be many possibilities for growth in issues of prevention. those symposia were dedicated to subject matters of excessive precedence to melanoma prevention: "Tobacco and melanoma" (1983), "Hormones and Sexual elements in Human melanoma Aetiology" (1984), "Diet and Human Carcinogenesis" (1985), "Concepts and Theories in Carcinogenesis" (1986)," Preventive thoughts for melanoma with regards to Immune Deficiencies" (1987), "Gastric Carcinogenesis" (1988), and "Breast, Ovarian and Endometrial melanoma: Aetiological and Epidemiological Relationships" (1989). This quantity comprises the complaints of the 1990 ECP symposium held in Heidelberg, FRG, on the Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum (DKFZ), on April 2-3 on "Causation and Prevention of Human Cancer". we're indebted to the audio system for his or her contribution through the symposium and for his or her urged submission of manuscripts. we're thankful to the sponsors, SmithKline Diagnostics and Rohm Pharma. Our specified thank you visit Dr M.C. stanei-Gueur for getting ready and typing the digital camera different types of all manuscripts.
By Working Group Safety of the COST Action B 14 Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
By Boris Defourny, Damien Ernst, Louis Wehenkel (auth.), Sertan Girgin, Manuel Loth, Rémi Munos, Philippe Preux, Daniil Ryabko (eds.)
This booklet constitutes revised and chosen papers of the eighth ecu Workshop on Reinforcement studying, EWRL 2008, which came about in Villeneuve d'Ascq, France, in the course of June 30 - July three, 2008.
The 21 papers offered have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from sixty one submissions. they're devoted to the sector of and present researches in reinforcement studying.
By Donatella della Porta, Tiina Silvasti, Sakari Hänninen, Martti Siisiäinen
This quantity addresses problems with precariousness in a large, interdisciplinary point of view, taking a look at socio-economic alterations in addition to the id formation and political organizing of precarious humans. the gathering bridges empirical study with social idea to problematize and examine the precariat.
By Didier Dubois, Hélène Fargier, Régis Sabbadin (auth.), Thomas Dyhre Nielsen, Nevin Lianwen Zhang (eds.)
This publication constitutes the refereed court cases of the seventh eu convention on Symbolic and Quantitative techniques to Reasoning with Uncertainty, ECSQARU 2003, held in Aalborg, Denmark in July 2003.
The forty seven revised complete papers provided including 2 invited survey articles have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen for inclusion within the publication. The papers are geared up in topical sections on foundations of uncertainty techniques, Bayesian networks, algorithms for uncertainty inference, studying, selection graphs, trust services, fuzzy units, probability thought, default reasoning, trust revision and inconsistency dealing with, logics, and tools.
By Bettina Becker, Stephen G. Hall (auth.), Elias G. Carayannis, George M. Korres (eds.)
Economic integration is likely one of the so much noteworthy matters in foreign fiscal coverage on the finish of the 20th century. the new examples of the ecu Union (EU) and the North American loose alternate organization (NAFTA) have raised vital questions about the commercial integration technique and the prospective institution of financial unions in different elements of the area. opposed to the backdrop of the monetary difficulty in Europe and clients of accelerating integration in Asia, this quantity showcases learn from a global array of researchers to supply a simple figuring out of the present concerns, difficulties, demanding situations, and possibilities for attaining integration, addressing either empirical and theoretical facets of such subject matters as financial union, social coverage reform and social union, public finance and expertise coverage. The chapters partially 1 are centred totally on financial concerns, whereas half 2 covers on social coverage, the welfare country, and political reforms, with a specific emphasis at the eu Union. one of the questions addressed:
- What are the most determinants and implications for socio-economic integration?
- How can financial coverage effect the expansion and integration process?
- Why is innovation very important for neighborhood financial development?
- What has been the coverage reaction up to now and what classes have we discovered from it?
- And ultimately, what are our motion strains for the future?
By John Stevenson
The "Dictionary of British and ecu historical past seeing that 1914" is a entire and up to date compendium of knowledge on all of the significant occasions, contributors, political groupings and problems with the 20 th century. in addition to offering crucial reference fabric for college students, lecturers and all people with an curiosity in contemporary historical past, this dictionary breaks new floor in delivering a advisor to present pondering on vital historic issues and personalities in the interval and providing a consultant to additional examining.
By Colin Newsome, Annabel Newsome (auth.), Colin Newsome, Annabel Newsome, Nicola Newsome, Valerie Newsome, Andrew Stone (eds.)
Colin Wainwright Director & Secretary, The British Chemical vendors & investors organization Ltd (BCDTA) Sec. Gen., Federation of eu Chemical investors & vendors (FECC) chemical compounds are the construction blocks of just about all minimal possibility to either guy and the surroundings. different industries and it's a truth of existence 3rd occasion vendors, if concerned, must also be a threat worth, although low, will be put on social gathering to this operating courting. so much chemical substances. no matter what structures are in position, while the leading accountability and legal responsibility falls on there'll regularly be damaging waste and the disposer - either manufacturers and providers have unexpected injuries. shared liabilities and it's the responsiblity of all Chemical brands have already got cradle-to concerned to be convinced of the pro and grave, product stewardship and dependable Care potent disposal of the waste concerned - through regulations in position which should still include waste incineration or landfill. within the united states, there's a legislations minimisation, keep an eye on and disposal. those platforms making sure that liabilities revert again to these whose don't, as but, cross all of the manner downstream. waste has entered a domain and protecting the price of respected vendors or brokers both have those cleaning-up the site.
By Peter Auer, Javier Caro Reina, Göz Kaufmann
The eighteen contributions during this quantity are in line with papers provided on the sixth overseas convention on Language version in Europe (ICLaVE 6), which was once held on the collage of Freiburg, Germany, from June 29 to July 1, 2011. the amount comprises plenaries through Sjef Barbiers (‘Where is syntactic variation?’) and Arnulf Deppermann/ Stefan Kleiner & Ralf Knöbl (‘Standard usage’: in the direction of a pragmatic belief of spoken normal German). moreover, the editors have chosen sixteen papers ranging over a large box of languages/varieties and issues. The languages and kinds coated are Belarusian, British English, Catalan, Dutch, Gaelic, Gallo-Italic, Greek, Italian, Occitan, Rhaeto-Romance, Russian, Scottish English, Swedish, Turkish, and several other different types of German. the vast majority of the papers care for phonetic and phonological version (Caro Reina; Deppermann, Kleiner and Knöbl; Katerbow; Moosmüller and Scheutz; Schützler; Schleef; West; Zeller; Ziegler), yet morphological version (Cornips and Hulk; Dal Negro), morphosyntactic edition (Melissaropoulou, Themistocleous, Tsiplakou and Tsolakidis), and syntactic version (Barbiers; Håkansson; Rothmayr) also are represented. extra papers care for code-switching.