The Science of Planets around Stars, Second Edition
Since the publication of the popular first edition, stellar and planetary scientists have produced numerous new observations, theories, and interpretations, including the "demotion" of our former ninth planet Pluto as a dwarf planet. Covering all of these new discoveries, Planetary Science: The...
Published June 10th 2013 by CRC Press
Implications of the Work of Jack Goody
Inspired by the seminal work of Jack Goody, a historical anthropologist specializing in the study of social structure and change, Technology, Literacy, and the Evolution of Society gathers diverse perspectives of 20 distinguished historians, anthropologists, psychologists, and educators to address...
Published December 5th 2012 by Psychology Press
Case Studies in Infectious Disease presents forty case studies featuring the most important human infectious diseases worldwide. Written for students of microbiology and medicine this book describes the natural history of infection from point of entry of the pathogen through pathogenesis, followed...
Published March 27th 2009 by Garland Science
A Special Double Issue of Mind, Culture, and Activity
The articles presented in this special issue focus on a cultural-historical approach to the study of mind, culture, and activity—that is to view individual human development as the emergent outcome of phylogeny, cultural history, and microgenesis. A combination of data is presented, some...
Published February 28th 2006 by Routledge
A Dialogue with The Making of Mind
Alexander Luria was one of the most influential psychologists of the 20th century. His official autobiography was written as a citizen of the Soviet Union, and while it provides a compelling story of his lifelong devotion to developing a comprehensive theory of the biological and cultural...
Published September 19th 2005 by Psychology Press
In Memory of Jan Hawkins:a Special Issue of mind, Culture, and Activity
This special issue provides a set of articles written by former colleagues and friends of Jan Hawkins--a member of a talented group of graduate students who participated in the weekly seminars held in what was then referred to as the Institute for Comparative Development during the mid-1970s. The...
Published September 1st 2003 by Psychology Press
This book is the definitive work on the theory and practice of pharmaceutical tablet and pellet coating. It describes both the practical and theoretical aspects of tablet coating, including the equipment and methods used in laboratory development, scale-up and production systems, More...as well as...
Published October 27th 1995 by CRC Press