Teaching Environmental Ethics

Author: Clare Palmer
Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN: 9789004150058
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This collection explores a variety of questions, both of a theoretical and practical nature, raised by teaching environmental ethics. Questions considered move from asking whether teaching environmental ethics should include environmental advocacy, to practical issues about texts, syllabi and teaching techniques.

Environmental Ethics

Author: Clare Palmer
Publisher: Abc-Clio Incorporated
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Examines 20 timely environmental issues and presents biographical sketches of key individuals who have explored the values and concerns underlying those issues.

Evidence Based Lsp

Author: Khurshid Ahmad
Publisher: Peter Lang
ISBN: 9783039111879
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This book presents a number of different perspectives on the central theme of 'evidence' and its interpretation in the study of specialist languages and their various uses. The principal topics include text corpora, citation patterns, some challenging dichotomies, terminology and knowledge management, and specialist translation. Each topic is presented in one of five parts, each with its own introduction. The volume includes contributions from established and new researchers in the field, as well as well-known scholars from other disciplines who bring a fresh eye to LSP studies. The book presents selected papers from LSP2003, the 14th European Symposium on Language for Special Purposes held at the University of Surrey, Guildford, in co-operation with the AILA Scientific Commission on Language for Special Purposes.

The Imf And Its Critics

Author: David Vines
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781139449755
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The IMF is the first economic institution in line to protect countries from the effects of financial crises and to insulate the world economy from possible systemic risk. However, many argue that the IMF is insufficiently equipped to do this job, while others argue almost the opposite: the IMF's well-intentioned actions induce other countries to take risks which increase their exposure from both universities and the multilateral agencies, combines rigourous economic analysis with insider perspectives on key policy debates. It analyses the Asian and Argentine financial crises of the late 1990s, issues of policy ownership, the more general quest for financial stability and governance of the IMF. It is an essential reference for anyone interested in the role of international financial institutions in our globalised economy.

Language Primer Beginners Lessons In Speaking And Writing English

Author: William Swinton
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Animal Viruses

Author: Thomas C. Mettenleiter
Publisher: Horizon Scientific Press
ISBN: 1904455220
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The study of animal viruses contributes to the general understanding of the molecular basis of viral infection. The emergence of the SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) virus in the human population, coming from an animal source, highlights the importance of animals in harboring infectious agents. In addition, it has been recognized recently that influenza viruses, which persist in their natural avian host, can directly infect humans. In this book, an international panel of leading virologists provide a state-of-the-art overview of the field, comprehensively detailing the current understanding of viruses, their replication, evolution, and interaction with the host. The authors emphasize strategic and methodological aspects of current research, and provide key related references. Topics include foot-and-mouth disease virus, Pestivirus, Arteriviridae, Coronaviruses (including SARS), Herpesviridae, Paramyxoviridae, influenza viruses, Reoviridae, porcine circoviruses, Asfarviridae and much more.

How To Start A Home Based Landscaping Business

Author: Owen E. Dell
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1630760978
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Have you ever dreamed of starting your own landscaping business? Have you been hesitant to put your plans into action? This comprehensive guide contains all the necessary tools and strategies you need to successfully launch and grow your business. Using a friendly, entertaining approach, Owen E. Dell shares his experiences and down-to-earth advice on every aspect of setting up and running a thriving home-based landscaping business. He shows you how to purchase the right tools, estimate start-up costs, price services, and stay profitable once in business. From painless recordkeeping to cost-efficient management techniques, Dell’s step-by-step methods are practical, innovative, and easy to understand. Special features and workbook pages include: - Business Plan Worksheet - Material and Labor Records - Cost Worksheets - Tips on social media, SEO, and making the Internet work for you - Profit-and-Loss Worksheet

The Magical World Of Poetry

Author: Mark James Wooding
Publisher: Booksurge Publishing
ISBN: 9781419666995
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Poetry is an art form in which powerful ideas and emotions can be conveyed with just a few words. While a picture may be worth a thousand words, a poem can reveal the intricacies of the human heart with a clarity that pictures can seldom match. This collection contains over one hundred ninety works, from all-time favorites such as "Annabel Lee", "Paul Revere's Ride", and "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock", to many lesser known gems. Included herein are poems by Geoffrey Chaucer, William Shakespeare, Edgar Allan Poe, Sara Teasdale, Edgar Guest, Eugene Field, Emily Dickinson, Walt Whitman, T.S. Eliot, Robert Frost, Frances E. W. Harper, George Moses Horton, and many others.Edited by Mark James Wooding

The Book Of Privileges Of The Merchant Adventurers Of England 1296 1483

Author: Anne F. Sutton
Publisher: OUP/British Academy
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This edition of the trading privileges granted to the merchants of England by the princes of the Low Countries reveals the increasing value of cross-Channel trade throughout the 14th and 15th centuries. French, Latin, and Dutch texts are accompanied by the 15th century English translations, forming a unique historical and linguistic tool.

Dinosaur Search

Author: Rob Waring
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781424010707
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'Dinosaurs' are animals that lived long ago. Scientists often study dinosaur 'bones', or the hard parts inside the body. A team of scientists is looking for dinosaur parts but they're hard to find. Will the team find bones, or something else?