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Peace: A New Intent
My Generation has lived in the fogs of war and violence, scratched only by pots of peace. Few governments have decided to overcome this tragedy, but their periods and efforts have proved insufficient. Poverty and inequality show changes in numbers at a time, but in reality they maintain their devast...
Ways of living in urban Africa. Living in the city
Africa Big Change Big Chance shows the architecture and transformations taking place in Africa. These changes affect the control of large numbers and show huge movements of people, pressure caused by urbanisation, inappropriate use of natural resources and territories. The transformation, Big Change...
Playing well together: the coordination activities of large-scale online role play players
MMORPG, massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Games, appeared at the end of the 90s. Based on games of strategies and a fantasy heroid universe, they offer the same imaginary and guardianship environment to players connected around the world. Many players have now spent thousands of hours of pla...
ONLINE LEARNING IMPLEMENTATION
ABSTRACT This research aimed to find out how online learning implementation affected learning practices in a senior high school in an undeveloped regency in West Kalimantan Province. Descriptive quantitative method was applied in this research. To collect the data, students’ and teachers’ questio...
El e-commerce como herramienta de Relaciones Públicas en la empresa de moda española / E-commerce as a Public Relations Tool in the Spanish Fashion Industry
ResumenEl comercio electrónico se ha convertido en una oportunidad de negocio rentable para todos aquellos emprendedores que desean desarrollar su actividad empresarial a través de Internet. La venta online es actualmente uno de los segmentos con mayor crecimiento a pesar de la difícil coyuntura eco...
PROSPEK DAN TANTANGAN INDUSTRI PENERBITAN JURNAL DAN PROSIDING MELALUI TEKNOLOGI E-PUBLISHING DI ERA DIGITAL
This study aims to determine: (1) the publication of journals and proceedings using e-publishing technology; (2) the prospect of the industry in publishing journals and proceedings in the digital era in the Indonesian context; (3) challenges and efforts to disseminate e-journal and e-proceeding. The...
Maladies of Development in India - Protest against Large Scale Dams: A Case of Hirakud Dam
Development for whom, who get the benefits etc. became principal agenda in the present development discourses. It not limited to the development practitioners, politicians but also among the intellectuals. Major developmental projects which required larger areas of land such as dams projects, unable...
Siting of Carsharing Stations Based on Spatial Multi-Criteria Evaluation: A Case Study of Shanghai EVCARD
Carsharing is one of the effective ways to relieve the problems of traffic jams, parking difficulties, and air pollution. In recent years, the numbers of carsharing services and their members have remarkably increased around the world. The project of electric carsharing in Shanghai, called EVCARD, h...
Real-Time Spatial Queries for Moving Objects Using Storm Topology
With the rapid development of mobile data acquisition technology, the volume of available spatial data is growing at an increasingly fast pace. The real-time processing of big spatial data has become a research frontier in the field of Geographic Information Systems (GIS). To cope with these highly...
HESS Opinions: Socio-economic and ecological trade-offs of flood management – benefits of a transdisciplinary approach
<p>In light of climate change and growing numbers of people inhabiting riverine floodplains, worldwide demand for flood protection is increasing, typically through engineering approaches such as more and bigger levees. However, the well-documented “levee effect” of increased floodplain use following...
A numerical model for meltwater channel evolution in glaciers
Meltwater channels form an integral part of the hydrological system of a glacier. Better understanding of how meltwater channels develop and evolve is required to fully comprehend supraglacial and englacial meltwater drainage. Incision of supraglacial stream channels and subsequent roof closure...
MACHINE MAINTENANCE MANAGER SELECTION PROCESS WITH FUZZY TOPSIS TECHNIQUE: AN EMPIRICAL APPLICATION
Because of the fact that today human resources has been accepted as one of the most important source of competitive advantage of an organization, finding the right person for the job has become as a vital human resource management function. In this context, determining the approach to be used in the...
Inter-Library Loans and Document Supply Services in Italy Appear to Supplement Journal Subscriptions Rather Than Replace Them. A Review of: Bernardini, E., & Mangiaracini, S. (2011). The relationship between ILL/document supply and journal subscriptions. Interlending and Document Supply, 39(1), 9-25. doi: 10.1108/02641611111112101]
<b>Objectives</b> – To examine patterns of Inter-Library Loans and Document Supply (ILL) in a large network of libraries over a period of five years, in order to establish whether ILL services are being used to replace journal subscriptions. The authors also aimed to establish which journal titles w...
El jazz: una aproximación a su estudio como producto artístico y como elemento argumental transmedia
New York, New York (1977) is the only audiovisual contribution to the musical genre from Martin Scorsese. This film can be understood as an update of a forgotten genre thanks to a big quantity of musical numbers with new and old songs, but these elements are almost the only memory to the classical H...
Climate risks, digital media, and big data: following communication trails to investigate urban communities' resilience
<p>Today, when extreme weather affects an urban area, huge numbers of digital data are spontaneously produced by the population on the Internet. These “digital trails” can provide insight into the interactions existing between climate-related risks and the social perception of these risks. Accordin...
Potencjał polskich miast pod względem zabytkowych tramwajów i ich wykorzystanie w turystyce
Technical heritage in recent years is becoming more and more popular and more often is a subject of tourist interest. The article focuses on historic tramcars, with survived in great numbers in some of Polish cities and are a record of changes in the organisation of public transport. Moreover, they...
The Analysis of Geospatial Information for Validating Some Numbers of Islands in Indonesia
This article discusses a comparison of various numbers of islands in Indonesia; and it addresses a valid method of accounting or enumerating numbers of islands in Indonesia. Methodology used is an analysis to compare the different number of islands from various sources. First, some numbers of Indo...
IN THIS ISSUE: Food Systems Resilience
In this combined spring and summer issue of JAFSCD we highlight the growing interest in food systems resilience, as depicted on our cover by the design of the Hyperions project by Vincent Callebaut Architectures. Strategies to promote food system resilience come in many forms, as we reveal in this i...
Una aproximación para una propuesta metodológica híbrida entre lo cuantitativo y lo cualitativo para el estudio de las retransmisiones deportivas en la radio española. (An approach to a hybrid methodological proposal between quantitative and the qualitative techniques for the study of the sport broadcastings in the Spanish radio.)
<b>Resumen</b><p align="justify">Actualmente, en España, las audiencias de radio de las retransmisiones deportivas están aumentando vertiginosamente. Sirva como dato que, según los números referentes a la primera oleada de 2008 del Estudio General de Medios (EGM), el Carrusel Deportivo de la cadena...
Numerical Analysis of Flow Around a Cylinder in Critical and Subcritical Regime
Modeling the wind flow around cylindrical buildings is one of the problems within urban physics. Despite the simple geometry of the cylinder, it is an interesting physical phenomenon. Partial knowledge of flow field properties can be found in the literature, but in terms of their use for practical t...
Ursula Ganz-Blättler. “Signs of time: Cumulative narrative in broadcast television fiction”
TV series are one of the very few ‘traditional’ media formats that continue to thrive in the current media landscape. In Europe, the format of TV series (i.e. serial audio-visual fictional narratives) has been surging for some time in terms of numbers of suppliers and consumers, as well as in shares...
Art Music by Caribbean Composers: St. Kitts and Nevis
Steel pans, arriving from Trinidad in the 1940s, quickly became popular and a wealth of steel bands proliferated (Cramer-Armony & Robinson, 2008). Steel bands became “the musical ensemble of choice for public dances and private parties, concerts and street jamming, displacing the pre-eminence of th...
Characterizing Tourism Destination Image Using Photos’ Visual Content
“A picture is worth a thousand words”. Analysis of the visual content of tourist photos is an effective way to explore the image of tourist destinations. With the development of computer deep learning and big data mining technology, identifying the content of massive numbers of tourist photos by con...
The Correlation between Internet Literacy and Passive Vocabulary Size
This research aimed at describing the correlation between students’ internet literacy and their passive vocabulary size. The findings of this research were expected to predict how much the two variables correlate. This research was beneficial as inter internet users in Indonesia were growing in numb...