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  • The Solution of the K(Gv) Problemby Peter Schmid

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2007; US$ 94.00

    The k(GV) conjecture claims that the number of conjugacy classes (irreducible characters) of the semidirect product GV is bounded above by the order of V . Here V is a finite vector space and G a subgroup of GL(V) of order prime to that of V . It may be regarded as the special case of Brauer's celebrated k(B) problem dealing with p -blocks B... more...

  • The clinically organ-confined adenocarcinoma of the prostateby Hans-Peter Schmid

    Steinkopff 2012; US$ 129.00

    Dr. Hans-Peter Schmid has addressed in this monograph the basic dilemmas surrounding prostate cancer. These dilemmas include the 40 % histologic incidence of invasive cancer in men in comparison to a 3 % death rate, the extraordinary slow doubling time of four to five years for untreated early clinical stages (T1 and T2 cancers), the limited life span... more...

  • Das Leasinggeschäftby Bernd Peters; Klaus Schmid-Burgk

    Bank-Verlag 2012; US$ 46.37

    Die Finanz- und Wirtschaftskrise, die sich auch entsprechend auf die deutsche Leasingbranche auswirkt, hat an der Bedeutung der Investitionen mittels Leasing als wichtigem Wirtschaftsfaktor nichts geändert. Die Verfasser beschäftigen sich insbesondere mit den rechtlichen und steuerlichen Fragen, die auch im Zuge der (re-)Finanzierung des Leasinggebers... more...

  • Norm, Herrschaft und Vertrauenby Hans-Peter Müller; Michael Schmid

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2013; US$ 49.99

    Der Band führt die Beiträge einer Reihe namhafter soziologischer Theoretiker zusammen, die sich mit dem Werk über die "Grundlagen der Sozialtheorie" von James S. Coleman auseinandersetzten. Die Edition dokumentiert die Vielzahl der Themen, denen Colemans Theorieentwurf neue und wichtige Anregungen verdankt. Besonders nachdrücklich diskutieren die Kommentatoren... more...

  • Rationality and Commitmentby Fabienne Peter; Hans Bernhard Schmid

    Oxford University Press, UK 2007; US$ 109.99

    Thirteen leading philosophers and economists discuss the Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen's trenchant critique of rational choice theory, and propose their own answers to the question of how to account for the rationality of committed action. The volume concludes with a specially-written reply by Sen. - ;Rational choice theory forms the core of the economic... more...

  • Biologische Vielfalt Perspektiven für das Neue Jahrhundertby Gregor Klaus; Jörg Schmill; Bernhard Schmid; Peter Edwards

    Birkhäuser Basel 2013; US$ 54.99

    Die biologische Vielfalt unseres Planeten ist zum zentralen Thema für das Überleben der Menschheit geworden. Dieses leicht verständliche Buch beleuchtet den Wissensstand und stellt die aktuellen Forschungsresultate aus dem Schweizer Biodiversitätsprojekt vor. Darin haben über 50 Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler während acht Jahren Wege zur... more...

  • Frontiers in Statistical Quality Control 10by Hans-Joachim Lenz; Wolfgang Schmid; Peter-Th. Wilrich

    Physica-Verlag HD 2012; US$ 149.00

    The 10th International Workshop on Intelligent Statistical Quality Control took place in Seattle, USA, Aug 18-20, 2010. It was hosted by Professor C. M. Mastrangelo, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle. The workshop was jointly organized by Professors H. J. Lenz, C. M. Mastrangelo, W. Schmid and P.T.... more...

  • Frontiers in Statistical Quality Control 9by Hans-Joachim Lenz; Peter-Th. Wilrich; Wolfgang Schmid

    Physica-Verlag HD 2010; US$ 169.00

    The twenty-three papers in this volume are carefully selected, reviewed and revised for this volume, and are divided into two parts: Part 1: "On-line Control" with subchapters 1.1 "Control Charts" and 1.2 "Surveillance Sampling and Sampling Plans" and Part 2:"Off-line Control". more...

  • Handbook of Narratologyby Peter Hühn; John Pier; Wolf Schmid; Jörg Schönert

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 238.00

    This handbook in English provides a systematic overview of the present state of international research in narratology. Detailed individual studies by internationally renowned narratologists elucidate 34 central terms. The articles present original research contributions and are all structured in a similar manner. Each contains a concise... more...

  • The Old Fashionedby Albert W. A. Schmid; John Peter Laloganes

    The University Press of Kentucky 2013; US$ 14.95

    American tavern owners caused a sensation in the late eighteenth century when they mixed sugar, water, bitters, and whiskey and served the drink with rooster feather stirrers. The modern version of this "original cocktail," widely known as the Old Fashioned, is a standard in any bartender's repertoire and holds the distinction of being the only mixed... more...