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Download The Art of Smart Football by Chris B. Brown (.ePUB)+

The Art of Smart Football by Chris B. Brown (.ePUB)+

Educational | 102 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB or AZW3 Reader, 4.8MB Overview: Masterfully blending thought provoking analysis with engrossing storytelling, The Art of Smart Football examines football’s most innovative and enduring strategies and ideas, through the lens of the sport’s best coaches and players. The Art of Smart Football is an eye-opening, fascinating and accessible contribution to our understanding of America’s favorite sport. The Art of Smart Football features analysis of football's top...

Download India Unbound by Gurcharan Das (.ePUB)

India Unbound by Gurcharan Das (.ePUB)

Educational | 176 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: EPUB Reader | 534 KB Overview: India today is a vibrant free-market democracy, a nation well on its way to overcoming decades of widespread poverty. The nation's rise is one of the great international stories of the late twentieth century, and in India Unbound the acclaimed columnist Gurcharan Das offers a sweeping economic history of India from independence to the new millennium. Das shows how India's policies after 1947 condemned the nation to a hobbled economy until 1991, when the...

Download Food & Fuel by Andrew Heintzman, Evan Solomon (.ePUB)

Food & Fuel by Andrew Heintzman, Evan Solomon (.ePUB)

Educational | 171 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 2.1 MB Overview: The 21st century appears to be dominated by two major global crises: the scarcity of food and the disappearance of fuel. Through shortages and soaring costs, both have had detrimental effects on the environment and both have undermined the global economy — most importantly, both will continue to do so unless immediate action is taken. This timely and provocative collection of essays explores how and why these problems have developed and what can be done to...

Download The Cradle of Humanity by Mark Maslin (.PDF)

The Cradle of Humanity by Mark Maslin (.PDF)

Educational | 209 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: PDF Reader 4.2 MB Overview: One of the fundamental questions of our existence is why we are so smart. There are lots of drawbacks to having a large brain, including the huge food intake needed to keep the organ running, the frequency with which it goes wrong, and our very high infant and mother mortality rates compared with other mammals, due to the difficulty of giving birth to offspring with very large heads. So why did evolution favour the brainy ape? This question has been widely...

Download Cognitive, Social, & Individual... by Jeroen Claes (.ePUB)

Cognitive, Social, & Individual... by Jeroen Claes (.ePUB)

Educational | 177 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 6.1 MB Overview: The present volume tries to answer the question: What constrains morphosyntactic variation? By analyzing the variable agreement of presentational haber (‘there to be’) in Caribbean Spanish with advanced statistical tools and theoretical constructs of Cognitive Sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, and variationist sociolinguistics, it proposes an innovative theoretical model of the constraints that govern morphosyntactic variation. Genre: Non...

Download Police Misconduct by Cliff Roberson (.PDF)

Police Misconduct by Cliff Roberson (.PDF)

Educational | 117 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: PDF Reader 3.54 MB Overview: This book explores the different types of police misconduct including the use of excessive force. It also explores what types of officers become involved in illegal misconduct, steps jurisdictions may take to prevent such problems, and discusses who should police the police. Also included is a historical analysis of police misconduct, discussions on the legal restrictions designed to prevent police misconduct, and steps that the jurisdiction may take to limit...

Download AQA AS/A-level History by Alan Farmer (.ePUB)

AQA AS/A-level History by Alan Farmer (.ePUB)

Educational | 60 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 730 kb Overview: Target success in AQA AS/A-level History with this proven formula for effective, structured revision; key content coverage is combined with exam preparation activities and exam-style questions to create a revision guide that students can rely on to review, strengthen and test their knowledge. - Enables students to plan and manage a successful revision programme using the topic-by-topic planner - Consolidates knowledge with clear and focused content...

Download Neutron Diffusion by S. Chakraverty, Sukanta Nayak (.ePUB)

Neutron Diffusion by S. Chakraverty, Sukanta Nayak (.ePUB)

Educational | 162 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 5.2 MB Overview: This book is designed for a systematic understanding of nuclear diffusion theory along with fuzzy/interval/stochastic uncertainty. This will serve to be a benchmark book for graduate & postgraduate students, teachers, engineers and researchers throughout the globe. In view of the recent developments in nuclear engineering, it is important to study the basic concepts of this field along with the diffusion processes for nuclear reactor design. Also, it is known...

Download Liberal Learning as a Quest... by William M. Sullivan (.PDF)

Liberal Learning as a Quest... by William M. Sullivan (.PDF)

Educational | 176 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .PDF Reader | 1.6 MB Overview: In a remarkable experiment lasting over a decade, a group of 88 independent campuses, ranging from comprehensive universities to intimate colleges, have demonstrated the value of an emerging educational agenda focused on meaning and purpose. These programs have shown that college can provide emerging adults with an understanding of themselves within today's insecure and highly competitive world that enhances their ability to develop the "grit" needed...

Download Language, Sexuality, & Power by Erez Levon et al (.PDF)

Language, Sexuality, & Power by Erez Levon et al (.PDF)

Educational | 81 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .PDF Reader | 3.9 MB Overview: Language, Sexuality, and Power: Studies in Intersectional Sociolinguistics examines the diversity of sexuality as a social and linguistic phenomenon. Bringing together work on Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, North America and the Middle East, the volume explores how different ideologies of what it means to belong to a nation or culture influence how sexualities are both understood and linguistically expressed in a range of global locales. Contributions to...

Download Reconstructing Human Rights by Joe Hoover (.PDF)

Reconstructing Human Rights by Joe Hoover (.PDF)

Educational | 174 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .PDF Reader | 1.2 MB Overview: We live in a human-rights world. The language of human-rights claims and numerous human-rights institutions shape almost all aspects of our political lives, yet we struggle to know how to judge this development. Scholars give us good reason to be both supportive and sceptical of the universal claims that human rights enable, alternatively suggesting that they are pillars of cross-cultural understanding of justice or the ideological justification of a violent...

Download Speaking Our Minds by Thom Scott-Phillips (.ePUB)

Speaking Our Minds by Thom Scott-Phillips (.ePUB)

Educational | 207 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 699 KB Overview: Language is an essential part of what makes us human. Where did it come from? How did it develop into the complex system we know today? And what can an evolutionary perspective tell us about the nature of language and communication? Drawing on a range of disciplines including cognitive science, linguistics, anthropology and evolutionary biology, Speaking Our Minds explains how language evolved and why we are the only species to communicate in this way. Written...

Download Heavy by Helene A. Shugart (.PDF)

Heavy by Helene A. Shugart (.PDF)

Educational | 214 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .PDF Reader | 2.3 MB Overview: The current "obesity epidemic" has been at the top of the national and, increasingly, global public agenda for the last decade, the subject of extensive and intensive concern, scrutiny, and corrective efforts from various quarters. In the United States, much of this attention is predicated on the "official" discourse, or story, of obesity-that it is a matter of personal responsibility, specifically to the end of monitoring and ensuring...

Download Hidden Power by James Cockayne (.PDF)

Hidden Power by James Cockayne (.PDF)

Educational | 170 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .PDF Reader | 2.4 MB Overview: What should we make of the outsized role organized crime plays in conflict and crisis, from drug wars in Mexico to human smuggling in North Africa, from the struggle in Crimea to scandals in Kabul? How can we deal with the convergence of politics and crime in so-called 'mafia states' such as Guinea-Bissau, North Korea or, as some argue, Russia? Drawing on unpublished government documents and mafia memoirs, James Cockayne discovers the strategic logic of...

Download Censoring Hollywood by Aubrey Malone (.PDF)

Censoring Hollywood by Aubrey Malone (.PDF)

Educational | 90 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: PDF Reader | 2 MB Overview: Censorship has been an ongoing issue from the early days of filmmaking. One hundred years of film censorship, encompassing the entire 20th century, are chronicled in this work. The freewheeling nature of films in the early decades was profoundly affected by Prohibition, the Depression and the formation of the Legion of Decency--culminating in a new age of restrictiveness in the movies. Such powerful arbiters of public taste as Will H. Hays of the Motion Picture...

Download Encyclical on Climate Change... by Pope Francis (.ePUB)

Encyclical on Climate Change... by Pope Francis (.ePUB)

Educational | 129 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 1.8 MB Overview: In the Encyclical on Climate Change and Inequality, the beloved Pope exhorts the world to combat environmental degradation and its impact on the poor. In a stirring, clarion call that is not merely aimed at Catholic readers but rather at a wide, lay audience, the Pope cites the overwhelming scientific evidence of climate change, and does not hesitate to detail how it is the result of a historic level of unequal distribution of wealth. It is, in short, as the...

Download Plate Tectonics by Naomi Oreskes (.ePUB)

Plate Tectonics by Naomi Oreskes (.ePUB)

Educational | 95 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 8.3 MB Overview: Can anyone today imagine the earth without its puzzle-piece construction of plate tectonics? The very term, "plate tectonics," coined only thirty-five years ago, is now part of the vernacular, part of everyone's understanding of the way the earth works.The theory, research, data collection, and analysis that came together in 1967 to constitute plate tectonics is one of the great scientific breakthroughs of the 20th century. Scholarly books have been...

Download The Rejection of Continental Drift by Naomi Oreskes (.ePUB)

The Rejection of Continental Drift by Naomi Oreskes (.ePUB)

Educational | 117 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 12 MB Overview: In the early twentieth century, American earth scientists were united in their opposition to the new--and highly radical--notion of continental drift, even going so far as to label the theory "unscientific." Some fifty years later, however, continental drift was heralded as a major scientific breakthrough and today it is accepted as scientific fact. Why did American geologists reject so adamantly an idea that is now considered a cornerstone of the...

Download Cryptozoologicon: Volume I by John Conway et al (.ePUB)

Cryptozoologicon: Volume I by John Conway et al (.ePUB)

Educational | 192 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 1.6 MB Overview: Cryptozoologicon is a celebration of the myths, legends, evolution and biology of hidden animals. Always sceptical, but always willing to indulge in speculative fun, Cryptozoologicon aims to provide a new way to approach cryptozoology: as fictional biology. Genre: Non Fiction Science > Biological Sciences > Zoology Download link 1 Mirror: Download link 2...

Download Security in the Persian Gulf Region by Fatemeh Shayan (.PDF)

Security in the Persian Gulf Region by Fatemeh Shayan (.PDF)

Educational | 157 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .PDF Reader | 3.6 MB Overview: This book examines changes in the Persian Gulf security complex following the United States (US) invasion of Iraq in 2003, focusing on threats to the collective identities of two religious sects - Shia and Sunni. Although there is a growing body of literature examining security in the Persian Gulf, little focus has been given to the theoretical and methodological aspects of the problem. In this volume, Shayan analyses the causes behind the security changes...

Download Test Your IQ: 400 Questions by Philip Carter (.PDF)

Test Your IQ: 400 Questions by Philip Carter (.PDF)

Educational | 68 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: PDF Reader, 598 KB Overview: Test Your IQ contains IQ test questions written and compiled by IQ-test experts, complete with a guide to assessing individual performance. Working through the questions can help anyone develop powers of calculation and logical reasoning. By studying the different types of test, and recognizing the different types of question, readers can improve their test scores and increase their IQ rating. Test Your IQ is helpful those who have to take an IQ test, and it's...

Download Solitary Action: Acting on Our Own... by Ira J Cohen (.PDF)

Solitary Action: Acting on Our Own... by Ira J Cohen (.PDF)

Educational | 97 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: PDF reader, 1.48 Mb Overview: From a private nature walk to an engrossing novel, humans spend a vast amount of time engaged in solitary activities. However, despite the fact that individual activities are a prevalent part of everyday life, most scholarly research has been devoted to social interaction rather than solitary action. Ira Cohen's Solitary Action fills this intellectual void, identifying and discussing four basic forms of individual action: peripatetics, engrossments, regimens,...

Download Methods in Archaeology by Thomas R. Hester et al (.ePUB)

Methods in Archaeology by Thomas R. Hester et al (.ePUB)

Educational | 99 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader 42 MB Overview: Field Methods in Archaeology has been the leading source for instructors and students in archaeology courses and field schools for 60 years since it was first authored in 1949 by the legendary Robert Heizer. Left Coast has arranged to put the most recent Seventh Edition back into print after a brief hiatus, making this classic textbook again available to the next generation of archaeology students. This comprehensive guide provides an authoritative overview of...

Download OCR GCSE Computer Science... by George Rouse et al (.ePUB)

OCR GCSE Computer Science... by George Rouse et al (.ePUB)

Educational | 58 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 4.1 MB Overview: Manage your own revision with step-by-step support from experienced teachers and examiners Sean O'Byrne and George Rouse. Use specific case studies to improve your knowledge of Computer Science. Apply terms accurately with the help of definitions and key words. -Plan and pace your revision with the revision planner -Use the expert tips to clarify key points -Avoid making typical mistakes with key expert advice -Test yourself with end-of-topic questions and...

Download Bought & Paid For by Charles Gasparino (.ePUB)

Bought & Paid For by Charles Gasparino (.ePUB)

Educational | 109 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: EPUB Reader | 452 KB Overview: A top reporter exposes the deep ties between the Obama administration and the big banks that are bankrupting our country. As the recession continues, President Obama has chastised the "fat cats" who feast off government bailout money while unemployment remains high and smaller businesses struggle. But according to Gasparino, Obama is faking his outrage, and his calls for new policies to rein in banks that are "too big to fail" are just...

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