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Wilderness and Waterpower

How Banff National Park Became a Hydroelectric Storage Reservoir Vol. 5

 

University of Calgary Press, 2013.

Título de la serie/colección: Energy, Ecology, and the Environment series. ISSN 1919-7144,

ISBNs 9781552386347 9781552386361 9781552386378

Colección: Directory of Open Access Books

Resumen (en inglés): This engaging book explores how the need for electricity at the turn of the century affected and shaped Banff National Park. Today's conservationists and energy researchers will find much to think about in this tale of Alberta's early need for electricity, entrepreneurial greed, debates over aboriginal ownership of the river, moving park boundaries to accommodate hydro-electric initiatives, the importance of water for tourism, rural electrification, and the ultimate diversion to coal-produced electricity. It is also a lively national story, involving the irrepressible and impetuous Max Aitkin (later Lord Beaverbook), R.B. Bennett (local legal advisor and later prime minister), and a series of local politicians and bureaucrats whose contributions confuse and conflate issues along the way.


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21768

Windows Forensic Analysis

 

Syngress, 2007.

ISBNs 9781597491563

Colección: ScienceDirect

Resumen (en inglés):

The only book available on the market that addresses and discusses in-depth forensic analysis of Windows systems. Windows Forensic Analysis DVD Toolkit takes the reader to a whole new, undiscovered level of forensic analysis for Windows systems, providing unique information and resources not available anywhere else. This book covers both live and post-mortem response collection and analysis methodologies, addressing material that is applicable to law enforcement, the federal government, students, and consultants. This book also brings this material to the doorstep of system administrators, who are often the front line troops when an incident occurs, but due to staffing and budgets do not have the necessary knowledge to effectively respond.

All disc-based content for this title is now available on the Web.


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9693

Wireless Mesh Networks

Architectures and Protocols

 

13th ed. Boston, MA: Springer Science+Business Media, 2008.

ISBNs 9780387688381 9780387688398

Colección: SpringerLink


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21784

Wireshark & Ethereal Network Protocol Analyzer Toolkit

 

Syngress, 2006.

ISBNs 9781597490733

Colección: ScienceDirect

Resumen (en inglés): Ethereal is the #2 most popular open source security tool used by system administrators and security professionals. This all new book builds on the success of Syngress’ best-selling book Ethereal Packet Sniffing.

This book provides complete information and step-by-step Instructions for analyzing protocols and network traffic on Windows, Unix or Mac OS X networks. First, readers will learn about the types of sniffers available today and see the benefits of using Ethereal. Readers will then learn to install Ethereal in multiple environments including Windows, Unix and Mac OS X as well as building Ethereal from source and will also be guided through Ethereal’s graphical user interface. The following sections will teach readers to use command-line options of Ethereal as well as using Tethereal to capture live packets from the wire or to read saved capture files. This section also details how to import and export files between Ethereal and WinDump, Snort, Snoop, Microsoft Network Monitor, and EtherPeek. The book then teaches the reader to master advanced tasks such as creating sub-trees, displaying bitfields in a graphical view, tracking requests and reply packet pairs as well as exclusive coverage of MATE, Ethereal’s brand new configurable upper level analysis engine. The final section to the book teaches readers to enable Ethereal to read new Data sources, program their own protocol dissectors, and to create and customize Ethereal reports.

Ethereal is the #2 most popular open source security tool, according to a recent study conducted by insecure.org

Syngress' first Ethereal book has consistently been one of the best selling security books for the past 2 years

The companion Web site for the book provides readers with dozens of open source security tools and working scripts


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21785

WISC-V Assessment and Interpretation

Scientist-Practitioner Perspectives

 

Academic Press, 2016.

ISBNs 9780124046979

Colección: ScienceDirect

Resumen (en inglés):

The Wechsler Intelligence Scale is the most widely used intelligence test for children worldwide. WISC-V introduces new subtests, composite scores, process scores, error scores, and scaled scores as a more complex and accurate means of assessing cognitive abilities. WISC-V Assessment and Interpretation provides practical information for clinicians on selection of subtest measures, administration, and interpretation.

New subtests are described along with tips for accurate administration and scoring. Full Scale IQ is identified as important for predicting relevant behaviors, and primary index scores for characterizing the child’s strengths and weaknesses. Classroom indicators of low scores on each of these abilities are identified, with suggested interventions, accommodations, and instructional strategies for low scorers. Coverage includes ethnic differences for the Full Scale IQ and each primary index score, along with evidence of the profound influence of parental attitudes and expectations. Several other societal and contextual factors relevant to understanding racial/ethnic differences are presented. Two chapters review use of the WISC-V for identifying learning disabilities, testing of individuals with dyslexia, and best-practice recommendations to ensure accurate diagnosis and intervention. Concluding chapters describe advances in the Q-interactive system platform allowing administration of the WISC-V on iPads and other tablets and how clinicians can tailor assessment using select WISC-V subtests and features.

  • Authored by the creators of the WISC-V
  • Describes the new subtests, revised test structure, and test extensions
  • Advises clinicians on test selection and custom tailoring of assessment measures
  • Provides best practice recommendations for accurate administration and scoring
  • Addresses electronic administration via tablets and comparison to print scores
  • Reviews social/contextual factors for understanding racial/ethnic differences
  • Translates scores to predict behaviors and identify child strengths and weaknesses
  • Suggests interventions, accommodations, and instructional strategies for low scorers


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Wisdom, Knowledge, and Management

A Critique and Analysis of Churchman's Systems Approach Vol. 2

 

13th ed. New York, NY: Springer Science+Business Media, 2006.

Título de la serie/colección: C.West Churchman and Related Works Series.

ISBNs 9780387353890 9780387365060

Colección: SpringerLink


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22608

Wissen Macht Geschlecht

Ein ABC der transnationalen Zeitgeschichte

 

Edition Open Access, 2016.

Título de la serie/colección: Proceedings 9: Max Planck Research Library for the History and Development of Knowledge.

ISBNs 9783945561126

Colección: Directory of Open Access Books


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Wissenschaftliches Publizieren. Zwischen Digitalisierung, Leistungsmessung, Ökonomisierung und medialer Beobachtung

 

De Gruyter, 2016.

ISBNs 9783110448115 9783110448207

Colección: Directory of Open Access Books


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26672

With a Critical Eye

An Intellectual and His Times

 

Newfound Press, 2009.

ISBNs 0979729246 9780979729249

Colección: Directory of Open Access Books


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22224

With the Benefit of Hindsight

Valedictory Reflections from Departmental Secretaries, 2004-11

 

ANU E Press, 2012.

Título de la serie/colección: Australia and New Zealand School of Government (ANZSOG).

ISBNs 9781921862748 9781921862731

Colección: JSTOR

Resumen (en inglés): Secretaries of government departments in Australia are the bureaucratic leaders of their generation. They are ambitious, highly-talented executives who have risen to the very pinnacle of their chosen vocation - public service to the Australian nation - usually after having spent most, if not all, of their professional careers dedicated to the public service. They serve governments as their top advisers and in policy terms are often some of the most important decision-makers in the country. This collection brings together the valedictory speeches and essays from a departing group of secretaries (and one or two other equivalent agency heads) who left the Australian Public Service between 2004 and 2011. Over this period of time it gradually became accepted that departing secretaries and heads of significant agencies would present a valedictory address to their peers at a public farewell function. The first two speeches in this collection were initiated informally and given at functions organised by their agencies; in 2005 the process was formalised with the Australian Public Service Commission acting as organiser. These contributions contain reflections, commentaries, occasional fond memories or key turning-points in careers, critiques of changes that have occurred and an outline of the remaining challenges their successors will face as the public administrators of tomorrow. From the outset it is clear that there is no uniform message, no single narrative levelled either in praise or in criticism, other than pride in the public service and strong belief in the contribution it makes to the Australian community. They have their own personal 'takes' on how the public service looks to them, on its performance and on the challenges confronting public administration into the future. Most spend some time looking back, reflecting on the extent of change that has occurred over the length of their careers; but equally importantly they look forward, anticipating future policy dilemmas and capacity challenges. John Wanna holds the Sir John Bunting Chair of Public Administration at the Research School of Social Sciences at The Australian National University and is director of research for the Australian and New Zealand School of Government (ANZSOG). Andrew Podger is professor of public administration at The Australian National University and adjunct professor at Griffith University and Xi'an Jiao Tong University. A former Australian Public Service Commissioner and secretary of the departments of Health and Aged Care, Housing and Regional Development, and Administrative Services, he retired from public service in 2004. Sam Vincent is a Canberra-based freelance journalist who contributes to The Sydney Morning Herald, The Sun-Herald, The Age and Inside Sport magazine.

Licencia de uso: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International


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