Modern Advances in Applied Intelligence: 27th International by Moonis Ali, Jeng-Shyang Pan, Shyi-Ming Chen, Mong-Fong Horng

By Moonis Ali, Jeng-Shyang Pan, Shyi-Ming Chen, Mong-Fong Horng (eds.)

The quantity set LNAI 8481 and 8482 constitutes the refereed convention court cases of the twenty seventh overseas convention on business, Engineering and different functions of utilized clever platforms, IEA/AIE 2014, held in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, in June 2014. the complete of 106 papers chosen for the court cases have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from a number of submissions. The papers take care of a variety of subject matters from functions of utilized clever platforms to unravel real-life difficulties in all parts together with engineering, technology, undefined, automation and robotics, enterprise and finance, drugs and biomedicine, bioinformatics, our on-line world and human-machine interaction.

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The Queens Regnant of Navarre: Succession, Politics, and by Elena Woodacre

By Elena Woodacre

The 5 queens of Navarre have been the most important crew of woman sovereigns in a single ecu realm in the course of the center a long time, yet they're mostly unknown past a neighborhood viewers. This survey fills this scholarly lacuna, focusing fairly on problems with lady succession, business enterprise, and power-sharing dynamic among the queens and their male consorts.

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Interpreting Newton. Critical Essays by Andrew Janiak, Eric Schliesser

By Andrew Janiak, Eric Schliesser

This selection of specially-commissioned essays through top students offers new learn on Isaac Newton and his major philosophical interlocutors and critics. The essays study Newton's relation to his contemporaries, specially Barrow, Descartes, Leibniz and Locke, and talk about the ways that a huge diversity of figures, together with Hume, Maclaurin, Maupertuis, and Kant, reacted to his inspiration. the big variety of issues mentioned comprises the legislation of nature, the idea of strength, the relation of arithmetic to nature, Newton's argument for common gravitation, his perspective towards philosophical empiricism, his use of "fluxions," his technique towards dimension difficulties, and his idea of absolute movement, including new interpretations of Newton's subject concept. the quantity concludes with a longer essay that analyzes the adjustments in physics wrought by means of Newton's Principia. a considerable creation and bibliography offer crucial reference publications.

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Modern Perl by chromatic

By chromatic

The simplest Perl Programmers Use glossy Perl In 1987, Perl 1.0 replaced the realm. within the many years in view that then, the language has grown from an easy device for approach management someplace among shell scripting and C programming to a robust, common goal language steeped in a wealthy historical past. nevertheless, such a lot Perl five courses on this planet take some distance too little good thing about the language. you could write Perl five courses as though they have been Perl four courses (or Perl three or 2 or 1), yet courses written to exploit every thing striking the global Perl five neighborhood has invented, polished, and stumbled on are shorter, speedier, extra strong, and more uncomplicated to take care of than their possible choices. They remedy tricky issues of velocity and magnificence. They benefit from the CPAN and its unheard of library of reusable code. They get issues performed. This productiveness could be yours, no matter if you've dabbled with Perl for a decade or somebody simply passed you this booklet and acknowledged "Fix this code via Friday." sleek Perl is acceptable for programmers of each point. It's greater than a Perl tutorial-only glossy Perl makes a speciality of Perl 5.12 and 5.14, to illustrate the most recent and most appropriate time-saving gains. simply glossy Perl explains how and why the language works, to allow you to liberate the complete strength of Perl. Hone your talents. Sharpen your wisdom of the instruments and methods that make Perl so potent. grasp every thing Perl has to provide. if you have to resolve an issue now, achieve for Perl. when you've got to unravel an issue correct, achieve for contemporary Perl.

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Gurdjieff unveiled: an overview and introduction to the by Seymour B. Ginsburg

By Seymour B. Ginsburg

Gurdjieff Unveiled is a concise evaluation and creation to Gurdjieff's instructing meant for 'the starting pupil, the inquiring seeker and the easily curious'. From the beginning the scholar can combine theoretical wisdom with useful event and achieve a style of what it skill to paintings on oneself by way of following Ginsburg's six classes.

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Vital Guide to Modern Warships by Leo Marriott

By Leo Marriott

By way of nature, the trendy warship needs to primarily struggle in 3 separate environments - at the floor of the ocean, lower than the outside and within the air above. this can be a concise, particular and color-illustrated advisor to fashionable warships from world wide. to provide a balanced photo it's not basically the most important vessels which are defined but in addition consultant examples of smaller craft corresponding to quickly corvettes, assault craft and mine sweepers. For comfort and straightforwardness of reference the ships are grouped in keeping with the subsequent vast classifications - plane providers, Submarines, significant Warships, Destroyers and Frigates, Small Warships, Amphibious battle and Logistic help Vessels. information comprise Displacement, size, Draught, strength Plant, velocity and diversity, supplement, Missiles Carried, weapons and Sensors.

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