By Susan Stanford Friedman
Friedman has noticeable the post-modern destiny. This publication ostensibly addresses feminists, however it spends so little time truly addressing this viewpoint that it self-demonstrates the extra inclusive, globalistic, humanistic that it posits. I relatively favored the combining of literary evaluate with this new international social conception of identification formation. My in simple terms feedback will be that the hugely really expert jargon Friedman makes use of can at first appear obstructive. total, precious.
By Ngoc Thanh Nguyen, Bogdan Trawiński, Raymond Kosala
The two-volume lawsuits of the ACIIDS 2015 convention, LNAI 9011 + 9012, constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the seventh Asian convention on clever info and Database structures, held in Bali, Indonesia, in March 2015. the whole of 117 complete papers authorized for e-book in those lawsuits was once rigorously reviewed and chosen from 332 submissions. they're geared up within the following topical sections: semantic net, social networks and suggestion structures; textual content processing and data retrieval; clever database structures; clever details platforms; determination help and regulate platforms; computer studying and knowledge mining; a number of version method of computer studying; techniques in clever platforms and purposes; bio-inspired optimization strategies and their purposes; computing device studying in biometrics and bioinformatics with purposes; complex information mining recommendations and purposes; collective clever structures for e-market buying and selling, expertise chance discovery and collaborative studying; clever details structures in protection and safeguard; research of photo, video and movement info in existence sciences; augmented truth and 3D media; cloud established suggestions; web of items, titanic information and cloud computing; and synthetic clever concepts and their program in engineering and operational research.
By Timothy Bickmore, Stacy Marsella, Candace Sidner
This publication constitutes the court cases of the 14th overseas convention on clever digital brokers, IVA 2014, held in Boston, MA, united states, in August 2014. The 14 complete and 24 brief papers offered have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from seventy eight submissions. moreover, the quantity contains 25 demo and poster papers that have been on exhibit throughout the convention. The papers hide many facets of clever digital agent conception and alertness with a different specialize in their use in healthcare.
By Martin E. Franklin
Trichotillomania has been defined within the literature for no less than 100 years, yet has purely some time past decade got severe medical cognizance. even though now a "higher profile" ailment, there's nonetheless scant scientific details on trichotillomania. A full-length cognitive-behavioral therapy handbook, Treating Trichotillomania (TTM) fills that want. Designing the booklet for optimum usefulness, authors Franklin and Tolin proportion their enormous services in treating body-focused repetitive habit issues (not basically hair-pulling yet skin-picking and nail-biting in addition) in an obtainable, clinically legitimate reference.
Treating Trichotillomania rigorously defines TTM, differentiating the illness from different stipulations akin to OCD, reviewing the numerous scientific kinds it could actually take, and starting off its diagnostic standards. remedy chapters are usually not one-size-fits-all, yet supply an evidence-based framework to aid practitioners in designing the main applicable process remedy around the developmental spectrum, from little toddlers to elders. The authors supply the reader:
- Comprehensive dialogue of evaluate and remedy methods.
- Key parts of therapy, together with knowledge education, behavior reversal, and upkeep techniques.
- Helpful principles for treating consumers with different issues as well as TTM.
- "What can we have to Know?" bankruptcy, addressing consumers’ and households’ commonly asked questions.
- Adjunctive cognitive-behavioral techniques, together with relations and staff interventions.
- Resources for clinicians, consumers, and families.
With the expanding popularity of body-focused repetitive habit issues and their detrimental impression upon the lives of victims, the scientific psychologist, psychiatrist, social employee, counselor, or university practitioner wishes the broadest knowing of the matter, which might be present in this reader-friendly volume.
By Theo R. Payk
Die Psychopathologie beschreibt und ordnet krankhaft veränderte psychische Funktionen und Eigenschaften. Der Schwerpunkt liegt auf der Darstellung der Symptome, - der subjektiven Erscheinungen, objektiven Leistungen und körperlichen Begleit- und Folgeerscheinungen psychischer Störungen. Darüber hinaus werden psychische Syndrome und Krankheitsbilder beschrieben. Denn erst das richtige Erkennen und Benennen eines signs erlaubt die korrekte Diagnosestellung. Die "Psychopathologie" gibt dazu den Schlüssel in die Hand: Nach Funktionsbereichen gegliedert (Bewusstsein, Denken, Gefühle, Aufmerksamkeit etc.) werden Symptome psychischer Störungen und Syndrome, deren Vorkommen und entsprechende Untersuchungsmethoden vorgestellt. Mit praktischen Zusammenfassungen und 70 anschaulichen Abbildungen. - Psychopathologie: Symptome verstehen, Symptome erkennen.
By Dirk Revenstorf, Burkhard Peter
Das Buch hat sich inzwischen zu einem Standardwerk der modernen Hypnotherapie in allen Anwendungsfeldern entwickelt. Ärzte und Psychotherapeuten erhalten praktische Anleitungen für die hypnotherapeutische Behandlung einzelner Störungen und werden mit den theoretischen Grundlagen vertraut gemacht.
Zugleich ist es ein Ausbildungsmanual für klinische und medizinische Hypnose und ist daher für Ausbildungskandidaten und für Praktiker geeignet. Für die Neuauflage wurden alle Kapitel grundlegend aktualisiert und überarbeitet.
Aus dem Inhalt
- Allgemeine Prinzipien
- Allgemeine Methoden
- Verhaltensstörungen, Neurosen, Psychosen, Persönlichkeitsstörungen
- Hypnose bei Kindern und Jugendlichen
Professor Dr. Dirk Revenstorf, Universität Tübingen
Dipl.-Psych. Dr. Burkhard Peter, MEG-Stiftung München
By Norbert Streitz, Achilles Kameas, Irene Mavrommati
“The-computer-as-we-know-it” may have no position in our destiny daily lives. this is often the placement taken during this publication which elaborates the way it can be changed by means of a brand new new release of applied sciences, relocating computing off the computing device and finally integrating it with genuine international items and daily environments. Computing turns into therefore an inseparable a part of our daily actions whereas concurrently disappearing into the heritage. It turns into a ubiquitous software taking over a task just like electrical energy – an permitting yet invisible and pervasive medium revealing its performance on request in an unobtrusive method and assisting people’s daily activities.
As participants of the steerage workforce of the EU-funded Disappearing desktop examine initiative, the editors of this publication effectively assembled a suite of thirteen tricky chapters and 3 forewords that deal with the problems and demanding situations during this region. All authors are well known researchers who set out investigating, constructing and deploying destiny, people-centred shrewdpermanent environments. This publication presents a special blend of recommendations, tools and prototypes of ubiquitous and pervasive computing reflecting the present curiosity in clever environments and ambient intelligence.
Excerpts from the 3 forewords for the publication:
Thierry van der Pyl and Thomas Skordas from the ecu fee country that: The Disappearing laptop initiative expected and pioneered the idea that of ambient intelligence … and allowed to boost the bounds of what's attainable with the pc this day.
Gregory Abowd from GeorgiaTech within the US writes approximately this learn: whereas enormous development was once proven at the construction of data artefacts, it's the new behaviors and person studies that promise long term impression.
Finally, Emile Aarts from Philips learn reviews at the courting of ambient know-how and people’s habit: "This present quantity surely offers a tremendous contribution to replenish this hole of knowledge."
By Antonio Jose Mendes, Isabel Pereira, Rogerio Costa
Realize the most recent examine at the program of data and verbal exchange applied sciences (ICTs) within the box of schooling. one of many components lined, the booklet examines the most recent options within the layout, improvement, and assessment of leading edge academic environments. You’ll additionally notice how ICTs aid specified schooling, collaborative studying, and distance studying. eventually, key social elements of ICTs in schooling are tested.
By Ken Finnigan
Over 60 recipes for development portals with GateIn together with person safeguard, instruments, and purposes with frameworks evaluate All you must increase and deal with a GateIn portal and all to be had portlets. Thorough aspect at the inner structure had to use the elements. deal with portal assets on a command line; decide upon the authentication process, configure clients and teams and migrate portlets from different portals. intimately firm content material administration is an more and more very important desire for firms and agencies. GateIn will give you the option to successfully deal with files and assets. GateIn is an entire open resource ECM portal for corporations’ wishes. The "GateIn Cookbook" offers the answer no matter if you are making plans to advance a brand new GateIn portal, migrate a portal, or simply have to resolution a particular question, those recipes are ideal for any state of affairs. it's choked with chunk dimension recipes for speedy and straightforward challenge solution. starting to finish it is going to advisor you thru the method of configuring and securing a portal, coping with content material and assets, and constructing portlets for it. starting with install and configuration, the ebook rapidly strikes directly to discussing content material, clients, and safety. the second one part covers the entire features of constructing on a portal comparable to portlets, contraptions, migration, and integration The objective of the e-book is to teach GateIn as a portlet box and ECM process piece by means of piece. beginning with uncomplicated recipes, you'll find all info analyzed with code examples and photographs, you are going to then development to complicated recipes. The "GateIn Cookbook" might help you with a short method of writing portal home windows. what is going to you research from this publication research the deploy and configuration of GateIn with numerous program servers deal with the contents, subject matters, navigation, pages and all files at the portal throughout the UI or XML documents combine your present consumer administration, reminiscent of LDAP, into the portal for authentication and authorization realize how the localization of portlets works in GateIn move occasions and messages among portlets within the portal, regardless of how they're deployed regulate web page names and portal constitution in the course of the administration part command line combine and deal with the Google devices on your portal strategy The cookbook sort is a sequence of functional recipes which symbolize strategies to difficulties and well known actions in a concise yet precise demeanour. Who this ebook is written for Portal builders will desire an introductory realizing of portals and portlets, and the way they interact to create pages of cohesive content material as ECMs, to utilize this e-book. a few Java adventure is believed.
By Frederick Hayes-Roth
End-user expectancies will battle through a thorough swap in the subsequent 10 years. do not omit the wave--rearchitect services now.
Provides insights into new know-how developments, enterprise situations and paradigms and explains destiny paradigms of computing in laymen's terms.
Explains the applied sciences in the back of the following new release of the web. indicates how new enterprise might be generated in the course of the construction of me-centric devices.
This ebook is ready switch. Me-Centric computing will revolutionize how we technique computing and home equipment of all kinds. actually, we will not need to technique them in any respect. every now and then they'll "know" what it really is we'd like them to do. during this e-book, know-how and company strategists the best way to make me-centric computing paintings for them. until eventually lately, the expansion of desktop utilization has been pushed essentially round the skill of pcs to crunch numbers, deal with textual content, and edit records and slide displays. pcs within the backroom have been invisible to us. productiveness earnings have been modest in the beginning and doubtless reached diminishing returns it slow in the past. the realm is ready to be grew to become the other way up, notwithstanding. This new expertise is named "me-centric" since it suits into the individual's existence in a typical means, conforming to personal tastes and specifications, taking orders, and acting various delegated projects. In me-centric computing, each equipment turns into a part of my setting, my crew, my extension. i am getting elevated energy, shop time, have extra enjoyable, do fewer menial initiatives as the monstrous strength of desktops, communications, and software program is operating in live performance to do my bidding.