21st Century

GMOs, Consumerism and the Global Politics of Biotechnology: Rethinking Food, Bodies and Identities in Africa's 21st Century

GMOs, Consumerism and the Global Politics of Biotechnology: Rethinking Food, Bodies and Identities in Africa's 21st Century by Munyaradzi Mawere, Artwell Nhemachena
English | 2017 | ISBN: 9956762350 | 264 Pages | PDF | 6.4 MB

Despite sustained continental and national struggles for autonomy, sovereignty and independence in postcolonial Africa, the continent is increasingly embattled by the forces of globalisation which threaten African identity that is at the core of African struggles for continental and national unity.

21st Century Sociology: A Reference Handbook, Volume I (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Feb. 18, 2018
21st Century Sociology: A Reference Handbook, Volume I (Repost)

Clifton D. Bryant, Dennis L. Peck, "21st Century Sociology: A Reference Handbook, Volume I"
English | 2006 | ISBN: 1412916089 | PDF | pages: 738 | 6.2 mb
Dilemmas of a Trading Nation: Japan and the United States in the Evolving Asia-Pacific Order (Geopolitics in the 21st Century)

Dilemmas of a Trading Nation: Japan and the United States in the Evolving Asia-Pacific Order (Geopolitics in the 21st Century) by Mireya Solís
English | August 1st, 2017 | ASIN: B01NAXOW9P, ISBN: 0815729197 | 293 pages | EPUB | 8.17 MB

The balancing of competing interests and goals will have momentous consequences for Japan—and the United States—in their quest for economic growth, social harmony, and international clout.

Coal in the 21st Century : Energy Needs, Chemicals and Environmental Controls  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Feb. 17, 2018
Coal in the 21st Century : Energy Needs, Chemicals and Environmental Controls

Coal in the 21st Century :
Energy Needs, Chemicals and Environmental Controls

by R. E. Hester and R. M. Harrison
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1782628606 | 245 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

Assessing EFL Writing in the 21st Century Arab World: Revealing the Unknown  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Feb. 17, 2018
Assessing EFL Writing in the 21st Century Arab World: Revealing the Unknown

Assessing EFL Writing in the 21st Century Arab World: Revealing the Unknown By Abdelhamid Ahmed
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 331 Pages | ISBN : 3319641034 | 5.37 MB

This book empirically explores assessment of EFL (English as a Foreign Language) writing in different Arab world contexts at the university level, which often presents a challenge for teachers and students alike. Analysing a number of different practices throughout the chapters including peer assessment, self-assessment, e-rubrics and writing coherence, the authors highlight different issues and challenges that affect the assessment of EFL writing in the Arab world, and provide valuable insights into how it can be improved. This book is sure to become an important practical resource for practitioners, researchers, professors and graduate students working on EFL writing in this region.
Surviving the 21st Century: Humanity's Ten Great Challenges and How We Can Overcome Them

Surviving the 21st Century: Humanity's Ten Great Challenges and How We Can Overcome Them By Julian Cribb
English | EPUB | 2017 | 255 Pages | ISBN : 3319412698 | 1.43 MB

The book explores the central question facing humanity today: how can we best survive the ten great existential challenges that are now coming together to confront us? Besides describing these challenges from the latest scientific perspectives, it also outlines and integrates the solutions, both at global and individual level and concludes optimistically.
Kings and Presidents: Saudi Arabia and the United States since FDR (Geopolitics in the 21st Century)

Kings and Presidents: Saudi Arabia and the United States since FDR (Geopolitics in the 21st Century) by Bruce Riedel
English | November 7th, 2017 | ASIN: B01MYEHK3B, ISBN: 081573137X | 259 pages | EPUB | 6.68 MB

An insider's account of the often-fraught U.S.-Saudi relationship

Adoption in the Digital Age: Opportunities and Challenges for the 21st Century  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Feb. 14, 2018
Adoption in the Digital Age: Opportunities and Challenges for the 21st Century

Adoption in the Digital Age: Opportunities and Challenges for the 21st Century By Julie Samuels
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 170 Pages | ISBN : 3319704125 | 2.27 MB

Adoption in the Digital Age explores the transformation of adoption due to social and digital media technologies. The most prolific of these changes can be seen within contact arrangements, particularly those that are not managed by an intermediary, between adopted minors and their biological kin.
Flower Breeding and Genetics: Issues, Challenges and Opportunities for the 21st Century

Neil O. Anderson, "Flower Breeding and Genetics: Issues, Challenges and Opportunities for the 21st Century"
2006 | pages: 843 | ISBN: 1402065698 | PDF | 12,6 mb

Harnessing Light: Optical Science and Engineering for the 21st Century  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at Feb. 10, 2018
Harnessing Light: Optical Science and Engineering for the 21st Century

Harnessing Light: Optical Science and Engineering for the 21st Century
National Research Council; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications; Committee on Optical Science and Engineering
Language: English | 1998 | ISBN: 0309059917 | 360 pages | PDF | 11 MB

Optical science and engineering affect almost every aspect of our lives. Millions of miles of optical fiber carry voice and data signals around the world. Lasers are used in surgery of the retina, kidneys, and heart. New high-efficiency light sources promise dramatic reductions in electricity consumption.