Making 21st Century Knowledge Complexes

Making 21st Century Knowledge Complexes: Technopoles of the world revisited  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Jan. 16, 2016
Making 21st Century Knowledge Complexes: Technopoles of the world revisited

Julie Tian Miao, "Making 21st Century Knowledge Complexes: Technopoles of the world revisited"
English | ISBN: 0415727790 | 2015 | 322 pages | True PDF | 2 MB
Making 21st Century Knowledge Complexes: Technopoles of the world revisited (Regions and Cities)

Making 21st Century Knowledge Complexes: Technopoles of the world revisited (Regions and Cities) by Julie Tian Miao
English | 19 May 2015 | ISBN: 0415727790 | 322 Pages | EPUB/MOBI/PDF (conv) | 9.88 MB

The world has changed profoundly since the publication of the influential book Technopoles of the World. As policy-makers and practitioners attempt to harness science, technology and innovation to create dynamic and vibrant cities many wonder how relevant Manuel Castells and Peter Hall's messages are today.

Visions: How Science Will Revolutionize the 21st Century  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at June 19, 2017
Visions: How Science Will Revolutionize the 21st Century

Visions: How Science Will Revolutionize the 21st Century by Michio Kaku
English | May 25th, 2011 | ISBN: 0307794776 | 416 Pages | AZW3 | 3.89 MB

In Visions, physicist and author Michio Kaku examines the great scientific revolutions that have dramatically reshaped the twentieth century–the quantum mechanics, biogenetics, and artificial intelligence–and shows how they will change and alter science and the way we live.
Moby-Dick and Melville’s Anti-Slavery Allegory (American Literature Readings in the 21st Century)

Moby-Dick and Melville’s Anti-Slavery Allegory (American Literature Readings in the 21st Century) by Brian R. Pellar
English | 3 July 2017 | ISBN: 3319522663 | 235 Pages | PDF | 5.34 MB

This book unfurls and examines the anti-slavery allegory at the subtextual core of Herman Melville’s famed novel, Moby-Dick. Brian Pellar points to symbols and allusions in the novel such as the albinism of the famed whale,

Party Politics in Japan: Political Chaos and Stalemate in the 21st Century  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at June 12, 2017
Party Politics in Japan: Political Chaos and Stalemate in the 21st Century

Party Politics in Japan: Political Chaos and Stalemate in the 21st Century by Ronald J. Hrebenar and Akira Nakamura
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1138013935 | 226 pages | EPUB | 2 MB

Celebrity in the 21st Century: A Reference Handbook (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at June 11, 2017
Celebrity in the 21st Century: A Reference Handbook (repost)

Celebrity in the 21st Century: A Reference Handbook (Contemporary World Issues) by Larry Z Leslie
English | 2011 | ISBN-10: 1598844849 | PDF | 272 pages | 1 MB

Information Retrieval: Searching in the 21st Century (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at June 10, 2017
Information Retrieval: Searching in the 21st Century (repost)

Information Retrieval: Searching in the 21st Century by Ayse Goker and John Davies
English | 2010 | ISBN-10: 0470027622 | PDF | 320 pages | 3,8 MB
Rethinking Public Education Systems in the 21st Century Scenario: New and Renovated Challenges between Policies and Practices

Rethinking Public Education Systems in the 21st Century Scenario: New and Renovated Challenges between Policies and Practices By Felicitas Acosta, Sonia Nogueira
English | PDF | 2017 | 120 Pgaes | ISBN : 9463510184 | 3.4 MB

This book emanated from presentations at the World Congress of Comparative Education Societies (WCCES), held in Buenos Aires, Argentina in June 2013. The Congress theme of “New Times, New Voices” provided the broad frame of the post-Buenos Aires series of volumes including this one containing research contributions focusing on the situation of public education systems.
Lang Lang, China PO, Long Yu; Sophie Shao, 21st Century ChO, Ludwig Wicki - Howard Shore: Two Concerti (2016)

Howard Shore - Two Concerti: 'Ruin & Memory', 'Mythic Gardens' (2016)
Lang Lang, piano; The China Philharmonic Orchestra; Long Yu, conductor
Sophie Shao, cello; 21st Century Chamber Orchestra; Ludwig Wicki, conductor

EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue&Log) ~ 277 Mb | Scans included | Time: 00:53:32
Genre: Classical | Label: Sony Classical | # 88985348732

Howard Shore's is one of today’s most prolific and accomplished composers - his compositions are performed in concert halls around the world by the most prestigious orchestras & his numerous film scores are heard in cinemas across the globe. Most renowned for his score for the ‘The Lord of the Rings’ trilogy & 'The Hobbit’ series, these scores have garnered him three Academy Awards, four Grammy Awards, two Golden Globes, as well as numerous critics’ and festival Awards. Ruin & Memory: This piano concerto was written for Lang Lang in 2010 for Chopin’s 200th anniversary year & was commissioned by the Beijing Music Festival Arts Foundation & artistically supported by Long Yu, Chairman of the Artistic Committee of the Beijing Music Festival. The concerto has romantic touches, including a cadenza in the third movement, but its musical forces owe much to the classical era. Mythic Gardens: This Concerto for Violoncello & Orchestra (2012) was written for Sophie Shao & sits as a companion piece to ‘Ruin & Memory’. Sophie Shao is the winner of the prestigious Avery Fisher Career Grant & top prizes at the Rostropovich and Tchaikovsky competitions in recent years.
Inter-generational Financial Giving and Inequality: Give and Take in 21st Century Families [Repost]

Inter-generational Financial Giving and Inequality: Give and Take in 21st Century Families (Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life) by Karen Rowlingson
English | 28 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 1349950467 | 318 Pages | PDF | 3.66 MB

This book makes a major contribution to our understanding of 21st century families in Britain through an exploration of intergenerational relationships.