By Prof. em. Dr. Hans?Dieter Jakubke, Prof. Dr. Norbert Sewald(auth.)
This mini-encyclopedia comprises greater than 1,500 alphabetical entries from the full box of peptide technological know-how in a single convenient quantity, in addition to the technical phrases, acronyms and ideas utilized in peptide chemistry. It additionally gains the entire series of greater than 800 peptides, a variety of illustrations and diverse cross-references.
components coated include:
- organic peptides and small proteins
- peptide hormones
- pharmaceutical peptides
- peptide antibiotics
- peptide inhibitors
- peptide reagents
- peptide tags
- structural classes
- synthesis and purification
- analytical methods
- proteomics and peptidomics.
Condensed but obtainable, in simple terms crucial info is displayed, widely associated through references to the new medical literature for extra study.Content:
By Edward Banning (auth.), Peter N. Peregrine, Melvin Ember (eds.)
By Gregory Fremont-Barnes
By Robert Palmieri
The Piano: An Encyclopedia used to be chosen in its first version as a decision extraordinary e-book and continues to be a desirable and unprecedented reference paintings. The tool has been on the centre of track historical past, with even composers of enormous symphonic works announcing that they don't write whatever with no sketching it out first on a piano; its obstacles and expressive means have performed a lot to form the contours of the Western musical idiom. in the scope of this straightforward consultant is every little thing from the acoustics and building of the piano to the heritage of the corporations that experience equipped them. The piano lover may also be stunned to discover an access for Thomas Jefferson, and may without doubt learn closely the passages concerning the altering historical past of the piano's position in the house. Uniformly good written and authoritative, this advisor will channel anyone's love for the software, via social, highbrow, artwork background and past into the digital age. The piano celebrated its three hundred birthday within the 12 months 2000 and to aid mark this occasion Routledge's a lot lauded Encyclopedia--the first variation used to be chosen as a decision remarkable Book--has been completely revised, up-to-date and elevated to incorporate new technological advances, scholarship and bibliographic details. This special reference paintings will fill the desires of each reader: u Performers who've an curiosity within the historical past, evolution, and technical points in their tool u Amateurs looking solutions to questions about pianos, live shows, and the way musicians and composers have relating to their tools u lecturers trying to find a competent connection with insure that they could locate whole details on pianos, composers, and the newest know-how u Researchers who desire a quickly, simply obtainable desk-top reference compliment for the 1st variation: "Comprehensive in scope ...Beautifully published and sure, this could be thought of a vital buy for all educational and massive public libraries." "Offers performers, students, academics, and basic readers alike an available examine this liked instrument...highly suggested addition to all educational and neighborhood library tune reference collections. " "Interesting, informative and well-written."-- Galpin Society magazine "A complete, informative, and vital work."-- Billy Joel Derek Adlam, united kingdom; David Anderson, Hiram collage, united states; Robert Andres, college of Kansas, united states; Ben Arnold, Emory college, united states; Eva Badura-Skoda, Austria; Peggy Flanagan Baird, united states; Daniel Barber, C
By Hari Singh Nalwa, Foreword by Richard E. Smalley
The Encyclopedia of historic typical Scientists is the 1st finished English language paintings to supply a survey of all historical common technological know-how, from its beginnings during the finish of past due Antiquity. A crew of over a hundred of the world’s specialists within the box have compiled this Encyclopedia, together with entries which aren't pointed out in the other reference paintings – leading to a distinct and highly bold source in order to turn out vital for a person looking the main points of the heritage of historical science.
Additional good points comprise a word list, Gazetteer, and Time-Line. The word list explains many Greek (or Latin) phrases tough to translate, when the Gazetteer describes the numerous locales from which scientists got here. The Time-Line indicates the quick upward push within the perform of technological know-how within the fifth century BCE and fast decline after Hadrian, as a result centralization of Roman energy, with consequent lack of a context in which technological know-how may flourish.
By Shae Irving
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By Marlene Weigel
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By Kenneth S. Goodman (auth.), Viv Edwards, David Corson (eds.)
Literacy is the second one quantity of the Encyclopedia of Language and Education, the 1st try to assessment a space which has emerged as a coherent and interesting box of analysis within the final twenty years. whereas forming a part of a sequence of 8 volumes, Literacy additionally stands by itself, drawing on a few 25 cutting-edge stories of present issues within the examine of literacy ready by way of top writers and researchers.
The ebook is organised in 4 major sections: interpreting, Writing, The Social Context of Literacy and Literacy instructing in chosen areas. The process is multidisciplinary, drawing on insights from fields as various as anthropology and laptop technology, sociolinguistics and psychology. The foreign flavour of the amount is mirrored not just within the selection of individuals from 11 varied nations but additionally within the emphasis all through at the effect of globalization on our figuring out of literacy.