By Stefan Schaltegger (auth.), Dr. S. Schaltegger, A. Braunschweig, K. Büchel, F. Dinkel, R. Frischknecht, C. Maillefer, M. Ménard, D. Peter, C. Pohl, M. Ros, A. Sturm, B. Waldeck, P. Zimmermann (eds.)
LCA - Quo vadis? discusses overarching subject matters, new advancements and significant difficulties of existence Cycle evaluation (LCA), and compares LCA with site-specific environmental administration. The textual content earnings from years of interdisciplinary, coordinated learn actions of the concern Programme surroundings of the Swiss nationwide technology starting place.
How may still procedure limitations of a product existence cycle be drawn? ·
How can environmental interventions be allotted to items? ·
How are historical past stock facts gathered and used? ·
How can imprecision within the LCA procedure be ascertained and checked? ·
How can appropriate environmental interventions be exotic from inappropriate ones? ·
What necessities should still a software program device for LCA meet?§ an idea of site-specific LCA is proposed in keeping with feedback of the present procedure of LCA. moreover, managerial eco-controlling - the rising approach to site-specific environmental administration - is mentioned. The booklet concludes with an outlook of attainable paths sooner or later improvement of LCA.
By Russell Waugh
Rasch versions are used for analysing facts from exams to degree issues reminiscent of talents, attitudes, and character features. for instance, they're used to estimate a student's studying skill from solutions to questions about a analyzing evaluation, or the extremity of a person's angle to capital punishment from responses on a questionnaire. Rasch types are quite utilized in psychometrics, the sector keen on the idea and means of mental and academic dimension.
By Denys Breysse (auth.), Denys Breysse (eds.)
This booklet offers details on non damaging innovations for evaluation of concrete buildings. It synthesizes the easiest of foreign wisdom approximately what thoughts can be utilized for assessing fabric houses (strength) and structural houses (geometry, defects...). It describes how the ideas can be utilized on the way to resolution a sequence of ordinary questions, highlighting their services and boundaries, and supplying advices for a greater use of options. It additionally specializes in attainable mixtures of suggestions for you to increase the evaluation. it truly is according to many illustrative examples and provides in every one case references to criteria and guidelines.
By Mary T. Nett, James N. Carleton, and Joseph H. Massey (Eds.)
content material: PREFACE; 1. examine at the destiny of insecticides utilized to Turfgrass: A point of view through a Scientist, Administrator and Emeritus - Al Smith; 2. Aesthetics and perform of preserving the best garden in Peachtree urban, GA - Ted L. Gragson, Andrew G. Keeler; three. results of Turf insecticides on Aquatic Invertebrates - Jay P. Overmyer; four. decision of Transferable Residues of Carbaryl from Turf - Michael E. Krolski, Joseph R. Hudson, Vicky Standart, Curt Lunchick, James ok. Campbell; five. floor ingesting Water evaluate and tracking for Oxadiazon Herbicide on golfing classes - Ujjana B. Nandihalli, Russell L. Jones, Richard Allen, Tharacad S. Ramanarayanan, George J. Sabbagh; 6. comparability of Regulatory approach predicted ingesting Water publicity Concentrations with tracking effects from floor Water consuming provides - Scott H. Jackson, John J. Jones, John Hanzas; 7. . Turfgrass Dissipation of Cyazofamid - Jerome L. Wiedmann; eight. box layout and quality controls issues for Turfgrass Runoff reviews carried out for Modeling reasons - Joseph H. Massey, Peter A. Y. Ampim, Barry R. Stewart, Mark J. Carroll, M. Cade Smith; nine. Modeling procedure for Regulatory review of Turf and golfing path Pesticide Runoff - James N. Carleton, Cheryl Sutton, James Lin, Mark Corbin; 10. the improvement of a typical Turf Scenario:Notes of an exterior assessment of the USEPA Turf state of affairs - Adrian M. Wadley, Mary T. Nett; eleven. Modeling 2,4-D shipping in Turfgrass, Thatch and Soil - S. Raturi, R.L. Hill, M.J. Carroll; 12. local Analyses of Pesticide Runoff from Turf - Douglas A. Haith, Matthew W. Duffany, Antoni Magri; thirteen. improvement and checking out of a entire version of Pesticide Losses from Turf - Antoni Magri, Douglas A. Haith, A. Martin Petrovic, Laosheng Wu, Robert L. Green
By Catherine Hezser
This booklet is the 1st complete research of Jewish attitudes in the direction of slavery in Hellenistic and Roman occasions. opposed to the conventional opinion that once the Babylonian Exile Jews shunned utilizing slaves, Catherine Hezser exhibits that slavery remained an important phenomenon of old Jewish way of life and generated a discourse which resembled Graeco-Roman and early Christian perspectives whereas whilst keeping particularly Jewish nuances. Hezser examines the influence of family slavery at the historical Jewish family and on relatives relationships. She discusses the perceived merits of slaves over different kinds of hard work and evaluates their position in the historical Jewish economic system. the traditional Jewish adventure of slavery turns out to were so pervasive that slave photos additionally entered theological discourse. Like their Graeco-Roman and Christian opposite numbers, old Jewish intellectuals didn't suggest the abolition of slavery, yet they used the biblical culture and their very own decisions to ameliorate the established order.
By S. A. Cook, F. E. Adcock, M. P. Charlesworth
By Dafydd Ap Gwilym, Richard Morgan Loomis
Dafydd ap Gwilym, 14th cent. Dafydd ap Gwilym: the poems. Translation and remark through Richard Morgan Loomis; illustrations by means of Mary Guerriere Loomis. Binghamton, N.Y.: heart for Medieval & Early Renaissance experiences, 1982, 346 p, notes, bib, word list, index, illus, maps. first-class, fresh tight replica.
By Alex F. Roche, Shumei S. Sun
This entire connection with the sector for researchers and execs contains tips on how to degree dimension and adulthood; the judgement and interpretation of recorded information; reviews of affects on development and the importance of irregular development. it really is a necessary resource of knowledge for pediatricians, human biologists, medical experts, nutritionists, epidemiologists and others answerable for the health and wellbeing and welfare of youngsters.