Wilensky

Rich Democracies  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at May 16, 2016
Rich Democracies

Rich Democracies: Political Economy, Public Policy, and Performance by Harold L. Wilensky
English | July 1, 2002 | ISBN: 0520231767, 0520232798 | 922 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

In this landmark work, the culmination of 30 years of systematic, comprehensive comparison of 19 rich democracies, Wilensky answers two basic questions: (1) What is distinctly modern about modern societies–in what ways are they becoming alike? (2) How do variations in types of political economy shape system performance?

Speaking Minds: Interviews with Twenty Eminent Cognitive Scientists (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at July 1, 2016
Speaking Minds: Interviews with Twenty Eminent Cognitive Scientists (Repost)

Peter Baumgartner and Sabine Payr, "Speaking Minds: Interviews with Twenty Eminent Cognitive Scientists"
English | ISBN: 0691036780, 0691603200 | 1995 | 376 pages | PDF | 51 MB

An Introduction to Agent-Based Modeling  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Jan. 19, 2016
An Introduction to Agent-Based Modeling

An Introduction to Agent-Based Modeling: Modeling Natural, Social, and Engineered Complex Systems with NetLogo
MIT Press | Modelling & Simulation | April 3, 2015 | ISBN-10: 0262731894 | 504 pages | pdf | 19.5 mb

By Uri Wilensky and William Rand
The advent of widespread fast computing has enabled us to work on more complex problems and to build and analyze more complex models.

Graduate Medical Education That Meets the Nation's Health Needs  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Sept. 23, 2014
Graduate Medical Education That Meets the Nation's Health Needs

Graduate Medical Education That Meets the Nation's Health Needs by Jill Eden, Donald Berwick, Gail Wilensky
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0309303559 | 256 pages | PDF | 31 MB

Speaking Minds: Interviews with Twenty Eminent Cognitive Scientists  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at July 23, 2014
Speaking Minds: Interviews with Twenty Eminent Cognitive Scientists

Peter Baumgartner and Sabine Payr, "Speaking Minds: Interviews with Twenty Eminent Cognitive Scientists"
English | ISBN: 0691036780, 0691603200 | 1995 | 376 pages | PDF | 51 MB

The Cultural Context of Human Resource Development (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at April 12, 2014
The Cultural Context of Human Resource Development (repost)

The Cultural Context of Human Resource Development by Carol D. Hansen and Yih-teen Lee
English | ISBN: 0230551343 | 2009 | 279 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Culture is a powerful determinant in how human performance problems are perceived and how their solutions in the form of employee development interventions are created, implemented and evaluated. As a lens, cultural frames color both the role and importance of human resource development (HRD) as a field of scholarly endeavor and as a professional area of practice.

The Mind of a Chef (2012)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at June 14, 2013
The Mind of a Chef (2012)

The Mind of a Chef (2012)
14xFLV | AVC, ~904 kb/s | 640x360 | Duration: 14 x 20 mins | English: AAC, 48.0 KHz (2 ch) | 2.05 GB
Genre: Cooking

From ramen to rotting bananas, Copenhagen to Kansas City, pork buns to golf clubs, The Mind of a Chef combines travel, cooking, history, science, and humor into an unforgettable journey. Join executive producer and narrator Anthony Bourdain as he takes viewers over the course of 16 half-hour episodes inside the mind of noted Korean-American chef and restaurateur David Chang, a New York Times best-selling author and chef/owner of the Momofuku restaurant group. Chang brings a voracious appetite for food knowledge and a youthful exuberance to cooking and travel, whether cooking in his kitchens in New York and Australia or traveling for inspiration to Japan, Denmark, Spain or Montreal.

Planning and Understanding: A Computational Approach to Human Reasoning  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at June 5, 2013
Planning and Understanding: A Computational Approach to Human Reasoning

Robert Wilensky, "Planning and Understanding: A Computational Approach to Human Reasoning"
1983 | pages: 190 | ISBN: 0201095904 | DJVU | 7,4 mb

V.A. - Beginner's guide to tango (3CD, 2004)  Music

Posted by Speedyclick at Feb. 8, 2013
V.A. - Beginner's guide to tango (3CD, 2004)

V.A. - Beginner's guide to tango (3CD, 2004)
EAC Rip | FLAC (image & cue & log) & mp3 @ 320 kbps | tracks: 37 | Scans | 2:07:05 | ~ 628 Mb & 290 Mb
Label: Nascente | 5% recovery record | Original recordings | Tango, nu tango

From the quality series "Beginner's guide to…", this is a versatile 3CD collection of tangos from a wide time span covering almost a century. Each CD covers a different period of this beautiful and passionate music, dance and way of living that started in Argentina at the beginning of the 20th century and continues till today with the many new wonderful styles of tango nuevo. You will find original recordings of "classics" with legends like Carlos Gardel, Anibal Troilo and Astor Piazzola, but also in the last "Cotemporary" CD, some of the best chills of tango-electronica. Nice booklet included. Enjoy another gem in lossless.

The Cultural Context of Human Resource Development (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at May 31, 2012
The Cultural Context of Human Resource Development (Repost)

Carol D. Hansen, Yih-teen Lee, "The Cultural Context of Human Resource Development"
English | ISBN: 0230551343 | 2009 | 279 pages | PDF | 1 MB