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Book cover: Deep Mapping the Media CityDeep Mapping the Media City
by - University of Minnesota
Using techniques like excavation and mapping to discover the modern city's roots in time, Shannon Mattern advocates for urban media archaeology, a multisensory approach to investigating the material history of networked cities.
(submitted on 2018-10-22)
Book cover: Holographic Quantum MatterHolographic Quantum Matter
by - arXiv.org
We present a review of theories of states of quantum matter without quasiparticle excitations. Solvable examples of such states are provided through a holographic duality with gravitational theories in an emergent spatial dimension.
(submitted on 2018-10-22)
Book cover: Facing the Other: Novel Theories and Methods in Face Perception ResearchFacing the Other: Novel Theories and Methods in Face Perception Research
by - Frontiers Media SA
Humans possess the ability to recognise thousands of people very quickly without effort. The serious social difficulties that follow abnormalities of the face recognition system underline the importance of typical face skills in our everyday life.
(submitted on 2018-10-22)
Book cover: Understanding Flexbox: Everything you need to knowUnderstanding Flexbox: Everything you need to know
by
This tutorial has been prepared for beginners to make them understand the basics of Flexbox library. It will help the readers in aligning the contents of a webpage easily. It is assumed that the readers have a prior knowledge of CSS and HTML.
(submitted on 2018-10-22)

Book cover: Rich RelativesRich Relatives
by - M. Secker
The incredible followup novel by the author of Poor Relations, about Jasmine Grant, eighteen and an orphan who was 'given a home' by four families of rich relatives. Full of wit and humor and profound knowledge of human nature.
(submitted on 2018-10-22)
Book cover: Android Notes for ProfessionalsAndroid Notes for Professionals
- Goalkicker.com
Contents: Getting started; Android Studio; TextView; Layouts; ViewPager; Design Patterns; Material Design; Data Binding Library; FileIO with Android; Camera and Gallery; Dialog; Notifications; AlarmManager; Interfaces; Location; and much more.
(submitted on 2018-10-15)
Book cover: Fractional Calculus: Theory and ApplicationsFractional Calculus: Theory and Applications
by - MDPI AG
Fractional calculus is allowing integrals and derivatives of any positive order. It can be considered a branch of mathematical physics that deals with integro-differential equations, where integrals are of convolution type ...
(submitted on 2018-10-15)
Book cover: Resemblance and Representation: An Essay in the Philosophy of PicturesResemblance and Representation: An Essay in the Philosophy of Pictures
by - Open Book Publishers
The strategy of the book is to argue that the apparently compelling objections raised against the platitude that depiction is mediated by resemblance are manifestations of more general problems, which are familiar from the philosophy of language.
(submitted on 2018-10-15)
Book cover: Norse MythologyNorse Mythology
by - Hourly History
An introduction to Norse Mythology can be so packed with details as to put one off, or so vague, that one is none the wiser for having read it. This text manages a balance, succeeds in whetting the appetite and supplying excellent resources.
(submitted on 2018-10-15)
Book cover: The Male ResponseThe Male Response
by - The Galaxy Publishing Corporation
Written at the peak of the swinging sixties, this is an ironic, hilarious and frank investigation of sexual politics and the male sex drive. Brian Aldiss is a fiction and science fiction writer, poet, playwright, critic, memoirist and artist.
(submitted on 2018-10-15)
Book cover: Past and Present Energy SocietiesPast and Present Energy Societies
by - De Gruyter Open
Focussing on a range of energy types, this volume analyzes the social, cultural and political concepts of energy and their implementation and materialization within technical systems, applications, media representations and consumer practice.
(submitted on 2018-10-12)
Book cover: The Propagation Of Disturbances In Dispersive MediaThe Propagation Of Disturbances In Dispersive Media
by - Cambridge University Press
Table of contents: Simple groups and group velocity; The velocity of light; The Kelvin method for wave groups; Illustrations of group analysis; Action of a prism upon white light; The flow of energy; Propagation of wavefronts with discontinuities.
(submitted on 2018-10-12)
Book cover: Selected Problems of Contemporary ThermomechanicsSelected Problems of Contemporary Thermomechanics
by - InTech
Thermomechanics is a discipline which investigates the behavior of bodies under the action forces and heat input. Thermomechanical phenomena commonly occur in the human environment, from the action of solar radiation to the technological processes.
(submitted on 2018-10-12)
Book cover: Hacking with ReactHacking with React
by - Leanpub
A hands-on introduction to making a web app using React 0.14, React Router 1.0, ES6, Jest and more. Each chapter is very short, it takes about 5 minutes to complete, although a handful might take 10 minutes because they cover more complicated topics.
(submitted on 2018-10-12)
Book cover: CarnivalCarnival
by - D. Appleton and Company
In the novel Carnival, Compton MacKenzie offers historical fiction fans the best of both worlds: a sweeping drama that brings to life the rural Scottish countryside and a gripping emotional account of the coming of age of one remarkable young girl.
(submitted on 2018-10-12)
Book cover: Beginning StatisticsBeginning Statistics
by - lardbucket.org
This book is meant to be a textbook for a standard one-semester introductory statistics course for general education students. Our motivation for writing it is to provide a low-cost alternative to many existing popular textbooks on the market.
(submitted on 2018-10-11)
Book cover: Facebook DemocracyFacebook Democracy
by - Routledge
Drawing on a number of disciplines and an ethnographic analysis of 250 Facebook political groups, Marichal explores how Facebook's emphasis on social connection impacts key dimensions of political participation: e.g. mobilization, deliberation, etc.
(submitted on 2018-10-11)
Book cover: Welcome to the BeatlesWelcome to the Beatles
by - VT Publishing
The book represents our collective contribution to the larger scholarship on the most important band in rock history. The chapters of this book build upon the Lewisohn narrative and take into account the recurring issues in Beatles historiography.
(submitted on 2018-10-11)
Book cover: Exploring ReasonML and Functional ProgrammingExploring ReasonML and Functional Programming
by - ReasonML Hub
This book teaches the programming language ReasonML by Facebook. It is also an introduction to functional programming. Especially people familiar with C-style languages (Java, JavaScript, C#, etc.) will profit from ReasonML's familiar syntax.
(submitted on 2018-10-11)
Book cover: The Vanity GirlThe Vanity Girl
by - Harper & Brothers
Novel of a young woman who realizes the limitations of a West Kensington middle-class life and seeks a life on the London stage. Compton Mackenzie was a prolific writer of fiction, biography, histories and a memoir, as well as a cultural commentator.
(submitted on 2018-10-11)
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