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  • Symplectic Methods for the Symplectic Eigenproblemby Heike Fassbender

    Springer US 2007; US$ 130.64

    The solution of eigenvalue problems is an integral part of many scientific computations. For example, the numerical solution of problems in structural dynamics, electrical networks, macro-economics, quantum chemistry, and c- trol theory often requires solving eigenvalue problems. The coefficient matrix of the eigenvalue problem may be small to medium... more...

  • Numbers, Language, and the Human Mindby Heike Wiese

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 46.00 US$ 37.72

    This 2003 book discusses the relationship between numerical thinking and the human language faculty. more...

  • Heavy Metals in the Environmentby Heike Bradl

    Elsevier Science 2005; US$ 190.00

    Excessive levels of heavy metals can be introduced into the environment, for example, by industrial waste or fertilizers. Soil represents a major sink for heavy metals ions, which can then enter the food chain via plants or leaching into groundwater. In Heavy Metal Ions in the Environment, the author looks at where heavy metals ions come from, how... more...

  • Bildung, Erziehung und Religion in Europaby Heike Lindner

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 163.25

    Since 11th September 2001, religious formation and education have again been up for discussion. The challenges of contemporary society not only demand enlightenment in religious matters, but also require education in practical tolerance for dialogue to take place between religions, without suspending the issue of truth. In a critical evaluation... more...

  • English Literary Sexologyby Heike Bauer

    Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 100.00

    It is well known that much of our modern vocabulary of sex emerged within nineteenth-century German sexology. But how were the 'German ideas' translated and transmitted into English culture? This study provides an examination of the formation of sexual theory between the 1860s and 1930s and its migration across national and disciplinary boundaries. more...

  • Ocean Modelling for Beginnersby Jochen Kämpf

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2009; US$ 108.86

    This book introduces computer-based modeling of oceanic processes. It contains over twenty practical exercises, using freely available open-Source software, and covers a wide range of topics, from long surface waves to general wind-driven circulation. more...

  • Corpora in Language Acquisition Researchby Heike Behrens

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2008; US$ 128.00

    Corpus research forms the backbone of research on children's language development. Leading researchers in the field present a survey on the history of data collection, different types of data, and the treatment of methodological problems. Morphologically and syntactically parsed corpora allow for the concise explorations of formal phenomena, the quick... more...

  • Dasein für Andere - Dasein als Andere in Europaby Heike Wagner

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2010; US$ 50.31

    1 Mónica aus Ecuador ist 39 Jahre alt, hat drei Kinder und arbeitet seit zwei Jahren in Madrid als Hausarbeiterin. Sie wohnt bei ihrer Arbeitsstelle und ihre Aufgaben bestehen aus einem ?Rund-um-Service? von Pflege eines bettlägerigen alten M- nes, Putzen, Kochen, Waschen für 600 Euro im Monat. Es handelt sich um eine körperlich anstrengende und, da... more...

  • Partizipative Governanceby Heike Walk

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2008; US$ 33.84

    Heike Walk greift drei aktuelle Themen der politikwissenschaftlichen Forschung auf: die Partizipations- und Governancedebatte sowie die Klimapolitik. Die Autorin setzt sich mit der demokratietheoretischen Relevanz von Governanceprozessen auseinander und legt die vielfältigen Beteiligungsformen nichtstaatlicher Akteure auf den verschiedenen Ebenen der... more...

  • Kinder und Jugendliche aus Migrantenfamilien im deutschen Bildungssystemby Heike Diefenbach

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2008; US$ 15.55

    Die Situation von Kindern und Jugendlichen aus Migrantenfamilien im deutschen Schulsystem ist zuletzt im Zusammenhang mit der Veröffentlichung der Ergebnisse der PISA-Studie aus dem Jahr 2000 (OECD 2001) und ? weniger pointiert ? der PISA-Studie von 2003 in das Bewusstsein der Öffentlichkeit und der Bildungspolitiker gerückt. Für die schlechten Ergebnisse,... more...