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    Redleaf Press 2017; Not Available

    Creative ideas for three-dimensional STEM learning that are developmentally appropriate and exemplified through children’s literature more...

  • Rediscovering the History of Psychologyby Adrian Brock; Johann Louw; Willem van Hoorn

    Springer US 2006; US$ 102.77

    For the last 25 years, Kurt Danziger's work has been at the center of developments in history and theory of psychology. This volume makes Danziger's work the focal point of a variety of contributions representing several active areas of research. The authors are among the leading figures in history and theory of psychology from North America, Europe... more...

  • Biometricsby Anil K. Jain; Ruud Bolle; Sharath Pankanti

    Springer US 2006; US$ 99.35

    Biometrics: Personal Identification in Networked Society is a comprehensive and accessible source of state-of-the-art information on all existing and emerging biometrics: the science of automatically identifying individuals based on their physiological or behavior characteristics. In particular, the book covers: *General principles and ideas... more...

  • Contested Citizenshipby Ruud Koopmans; Paul Statham; Marco Giugni

    University of Minnesota Press 2005; US$ 75.00

    Presenting an unprecedented wealth of empirical research, Contested Citizenship compares collective actions by migrants, xenophobes, and antiracists in Germany, Britain, France, the Netherlands, and Switzerland. Revealing striking cross-national differences in how immigration and diversity are contended by different national governments, these authors... more...

  • Meeting Diversity in Ergonomicsby Ruud N. Pikaar; Ernst Koningsveld; Paul Settels

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 255.00

    Meeting Diversity in Ergonomics contains 17 groundbreaking, expanded and fully edited professional contributions from the 2006 16th Triennial World Congress of the International Ergonomics Association (IEA) identified by the IEA Program Committee. It presents the latest developments in physical, cognitive and organizational ergonomics. This work... more...

  • Enhancing Human Capacitiesby Julian Savulescu; Ruud ter Meulen; Guy Kahane

    Wiley 2011; US$ 109.75

    Enhancing Human Capacities is the first to review the very latest scientific developments in human enhancement. It is unique in its examination of the ethical and policy implications of these technologies from a broad range of perspectives. Presents a rich range of perspectives on enhancement from world leading ethicists and scientists from Europe... more...

  • Origin Managementby Anne van de Heetkamp; Ruud Tusveld

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 102.77

    This volume sets out a holistic approach that allows companies operating internationally to secure reduced import duties in Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) through the creation of a single, auditable, global platform that facilitates preferential origin claims. more...

  • Governance, Democracy and Sustainable Developmentby James Meadowcroft; Oluf Langhelle; Audun Ruud

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00

    This insightful book deals with governance of the environment and sustainable development. The contributors explore the difficulties developed countries are experiencing in coming to terms with environmental limits and the resultant challenges to the democratic polity. They engage with different dimensions of the governance challenge including norms,... more...

  • Autonomic Nervous Systemby Ruud M. Buijs; Dick F. Swaab

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 275.00

    Autonomic Nervous System provides an introduction to the latest science and detailed chapters on advances in the clinical diagnosis and treatment of autonomic system disorders. The autonomic nervous system controls all involuntary actions within the human nervous system. Core body functions regulated by the autonomic system include breathing,... more...

  • Taxation, Bank Leverage, and Financial Crisesby Ruud A. de Mooij; Michael Keen; Masanori Orihara

    International Monetary Fund 2013; US$ 9.00

    That most corporate tax systems favor debt over equity finance is now widely recognized as, potentially, amplifying risks to financial stability. This paper makes a first attempt to explore, empirically, the link between this tax bias and the probability of financial crisis. It finds that greater tax bias is associated with significantly higher aggregate... more...