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Download Research Directions in Data and Applications Security XVIII: by Lawrence H. Cox (auth.), Csilla Farkas, Pierangela Samarati PDF

By Lawrence H. Cox (auth.), Csilla Farkas, Pierangela Samarati (eds.)

As info know-how turns into an essential component of our daily actions, starting from own use to govt and safeguard purposes, the necessity to boost high-assurance platforms raises. information and functions defense and privateness are an important parts in constructing such platforms.

Research instructions in information and functions safeguard XVIII provides unique unpublished examine effects, sensible reviews, and leading edge rules within the box of knowledge and purposes safeguard and privateness. subject matters provided during this quantity include:
-Database concept;
-Inference control;
-Data safeguard strategies;
-Distributed structures;
-Access regulate versions;
-Security coverage;
-Design and administration;
-Privacy;
-Network defense.

This publication is the eighteenth quantity within the sequence produced via the overseas Federation for info Processing (IFIP) operating workforce 11.3 on info and functions protection. It includes twenty-three papers and invited talks that have been offered on the Eighteenth Annual IFIP WG 11.3 convention on information and purposes safety, which was once backed through IFIP and held in Sitges, Catalonia, Spain in July 2004.

Research instructions in facts and purposes safety XVIII is a fine quality reference quantity that addresses numerous features of data safety, and is geared toward researchers, educators, scholars, and developers.

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Download CLASSROOMS AS LEARNING COMMUNITIES: WHAT'S IN IT FOR by Chris Watkins PDF

By Chris Watkins

In school rooms that function as studying groups, the social and studying reasons increase jointly via all individuals being concerned and engaged in development wisdom. This publication demonstrates a brand new method of seeing and dealing with school rooms via: an integration of what is top in studying and what is top within the social lifetime of study rooms a imaginative and prescient of the position of the instructor that's extra artistic and extra relating to the commitments of academics a extra attached view of faculties unlike the mechanistic view that at present dominates a solution to the momentary functionality pressures of politicians - higher functionality. The perform and imaginative and prescient of school rooms that function as studying groups is gifted in actual fact and  encourages lecturers to take steps in the direction of development a more desirable lecture room with the features of studying groups they decide on.

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Download Mutual Funds: Fifty Years of Research Findings by Seth C. Anderson Ph.D., Parvez Ahmed Ph.D. (auth.) PDF

By Seth C. Anderson Ph.D., Parvez Ahmed Ph.D. (auth.)

Mutual money are the dominant kind of funding businesses within the usa this day, with nearly $7 trillion in resources less than administration. during the last part century an enormous physique of educational study has addressed a number of matters concerning the nature of those businesses. those works concentrate on a variety of issues, together with fund functionality, funding type, and fee concerns, between others.

MUTUAL cash: Fifty Years of analysis Findings is designed for the educational researcher drawn to many of the matters surrounding mutual cash and for the practitioner drawn to cash for funding reasons. The authors in short hint the ancient evolution of cash, current very important features of the funding corporation Act of 1940, after which summarize a considerable section of the educational literature which has been written during the last 5 decades.

"This e-book offers a superb wealth of data on mutual cash in a remarkably readable structure. it truly is essentially the most finished paintings presently on hand on cash. The booklet sheds mild at the quite a few concerns surrounding mutual fund functionality and pricing and is a crucial source for any severe investor."

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Download Women, Research and Careers by Sue Hatt, Julie Kent, Carolyn Britton, Jo Campling (eds.) PDF

By Sue Hatt, Julie Kent, Carolyn Britton, Jo Campling (eds.)

This publication attracts upon the studies of a bunch of girls in social technological know-how who got here jointly for help and encouragement in turning into 'research active'. It identifies the most matters dealing with ladies in learn and may be precious to these contemplating, or already embarked upon a study profession in addition to contributing to debates approximately women's position within the educational international. This assortment breaks new floor through combining the reflections of tested researchers with self-assessment routines for power researchers.

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Download Monomial Algebras by Rafael Villarreal PDF

By Rafael Villarreal

An creation to the equipment used to check monomial algebras and their presentation beliefs, together with Stanley-Reisner earrings, subrings, and toric kinds. It emphasizes square-free quadratics and powerful computational tools, and applies a combinatorial description of the necessary closure of the corresponding monomial subring to graph concept.

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Download Practice-Driven Research on Enterprise Transformation: Third by Suzanne Haanappel, Roel Drost, Frank Harmsen, Sjaak PDF

By Suzanne Haanappel, Roel Drost, Frank Harmsen, Sjaak Brinkkemper (auth.), Frank Harmsen, Knut Grahlmann, Erik Proper (eds.)

This quantity constitutes the complaints of the 3rd operating convention on Practice-Driven study on company Transformation (PRET), held in Luxembourg, on September 6, 2011, because the commercial tune of the thirteenth IEEE convention on trade and company Computing (CEC 2011).

The 3rd variation of PRET marked a detailed collaboration among academia and perform. With the explicit function of mutual studying and go fertilization, best practitioners from have been invited to put up case reviews. to provide them sufficient room for presentation, merely 4 educational papers have been authorized. those papers have been submitted with a size of 25 pages to allow a extra certain insurance of the comparable study and to stimulate additional discussions throughout the convention. the themes coated are firm structure, enterprise and IT alignment, and company method administration and evaluation.

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Download Understanding Qualitative Research and Ethnomethodology by Paul Ten Have PDF

By Paul Ten Have

`The ebook makes a beneficial addition to the field…providing a truly resource for these comparing, accomplishing, or embarking on, learn' - Monika Buscher, division of Sociology, Lancaster college This ebook offers a dialogue of qualitative study equipment from an ethnomethodological point of view. precise but concise, Paul ten Have's textual content explores the advanced relation among the extra conventional equipment of qualitative social learn and the self-discipline of ethnomethodology. It attracts on examples from either ethnomethodological reports and the broader box of qualitative learn to debate severely an array of equipment for qualitative info assortment and research. Key positive factors of the e-book comprise: · A wide assurance - contains discussions of interviewing, using records, ethnography, and strategies of information research · An figuring out of alternative study traditions and illustrations of ways those can be utilized in perform · Concise bankruptcy summaries and additional examining sections to help pupil studying With a student-friendly constitution, this enticing booklet should be a useful source for either scholars and researchers around the social sciences.

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