Junior Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Canadian Provinces by Timothy L. Gall, Susan B. Gall

By Timothy L. Gall, Susan B. Gall

Prepared by way of forty constant subheadings so scholars can quick evaluate evidence, this complete source presents updated info on all of Canada's provinces and territories. clients will simply locate information on Canada's arts, weather, executive, health and wellbeing, languages, awesome individuals, ethnic teams and masses extra. additionally featured are: seventy two photographs 24 charts A 20-page evaluation of Canada an issue index and a thesaurus new profiles 1998 inhabitants, monetary, and election figures websites incorporated within the bibliographies (19970501)

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Encyclopedia of Sport and Exercise Psychology by Robert C. Eklund, Gershon Tenenbaum

By Robert C. Eklund, Gershon Tenenbaum

How do athletes triumph over fears, slumps, psychological blocks, or accidents? How do they care for rigidity and nervousness, be it from rivals, teammates, audiences, mom and dad, coaches, or themselves? What mental concepts end up potent in psychological education for height functionality, retaining focus, motivation, and aggressive force? How can an athlete increase his or her dedication to a coaching routine, or how may well the typical individual greater adhere to a application of health and workout? Readers will locate solutions to those questions and extra within the Encyclopedia of recreation and workout Psychology.

good points & Benefits:

  • Entries discover the speculation, study, and alertness of psychology because it pertains to game and health in a fashion that's obtainable and jargon-free to assist readers higher comprehend human habit in recreation and workout settings.
  • From own elements to situational elements influencing functionality to express mental innovations for boosting functionality, this paintings offers entire assurance of the sector through nearly 350 to four hundred signed entries.
  • Entries finish with cross-references and proposals for extra readings to lead scholars additional of their learn trip.

Available in print and on-line, this huge paintings is edited by way of best figures within the box with a distinctive overseas Editorial Advisory Board to pick and assign entries, ensuring authoritative content material readers can trust.

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Archaeology of food : an encyclopedia by Beaudry, Mary Carolyn; Metheny, Karen Bescherer

By Beaudry, Mary Carolyn; Metheny, Karen Bescherer

What are the origins of agriculture? In what methods have technological advances regarding nutrition affected human improvement? How have meals and foodways been used to create id, converse that means, and manage society? during this hugely readable, illustrated quantity, archaeologists and different students from around the globe discover those questions and more.

The Archaeology of foodstuff offers greater than 250 entries spanning geographic and temporal contexts and lines fresh discoveries along the result of a long time of study. The individuals offer overviews of present wisdom and theoretical views, elevate key questions, and delve into myriad medical, archaeological, and fabric analyses so as to add intensity to our knowing of nutrition. The encyclopedia serves as a reference for students and scholars in archaeology, meals experiences, and similar disciplines, in addition to interesting interpreting for culinary historians, foodstuff writers, and foodstuff and archaeology enthusiasts.

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The Central Intelligence Agency [2 volumes]: An Encyclopedia by Jan Goldman Ph.D.

By Jan Goldman Ph.D.

The critical Intelligence organisation is key within the struggle to maintain the United States secure from overseas assaults. This two-volume paintings lines via evidence and records the heritage of the CIA, from the folk concerned to the operations performed for nationwide security.

• Covers the historical past of the CIA from its days ahead of international conflict II, whilst it was once often called the workplace of Strategic prone (OSS), offering entire, aim details in a handy prepared reference

• offers files previously categorised as "top mystery" and an intensive bibliography to permit additional examine by means of students

• comprises contributions from approximately dozen specialists of their box of research, starting from a psychologist describing CIA "mind experiments" to former practitioners and historians writing on covert operations throughout the chilly conflict

• presents basic files comparable to the oldest previously categorised rfile held through the CIA (how to make invisible ink, 1918) and intelligence studies that Osama bin weighted down used to be making plans to assault the us (2001)

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The Encyclopedia of Aerodynamics by Frank Hitchens

By Frank Hitchens

The Encyclopedia of Aerodynamics used to be written for pilots in any respect degrees from deepest pilot to airline pilot, army pilots and scholars of aerodynamics as an entire reference guide to aerodynamic terminology. common aerodynamic textual content books for pilots are particularly constrained of their scope whereas aerodynamic textual content books for engineering scholars contain complicated calculus. The references during this ebook, The Encyclopedia of Aerodynamics, are truly defined and in simple terms simple algebra is utilized in a number of references yet is totally with out any calculus - a bonus to many readers. Over 1400 references are incorporated with substitute phrases used the place applicable and cross-referenced all through. The textual content is illustrated with 178 images and ninety six diagrams. The Encyclopedia of Aerodynamics is a perfect aerodynamic reference handbook for any pilot’s bookshelf.

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