The Garfield Show 6 Apprentice Sorcerer

Author: Jim Davis
Editor: Papercutz
ISBN: 9781629914503
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Garfield's kinda, sort of friend, Nermal—that annoying cute cat-- is paranoid a skunk might cost him the victory in the Cutest Pet Contest. Upon hearing this, Garfield disguises himself as a skunk-- stench and all! How far will Garfield go with this stinky stunt? Plus four more tales of everyone's favorite lasagna-loving cat!

Proteomics In Domestic Animals From Farm To Systems Biology

Author: Andre Martinho de Almeida
Editor: Springer
ISBN: 3319696823
Size: 15,73 MB
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Proteomics, like other post-genomics tools, has been growing at a rapid pace and has important applications in numerous fields of science. While its use in animal and veterinary sciences is still limited, there have been considerable advances in this field in recent years, in areas as diverse as physiology, nutrition and food of animal origin processing. This is mainly as a consequence of a wider availability and better understanding of proteomics methodologies by animal and veterinary researchers. This book provides a comprehensive, state-of-the-art account of the status of farm-animal proteomics research, focusing on the principles behind proteomics methodologies and its specific applications and offering clear example.

The Weight Of The World

Author: Pierre Bourdieu
ISBN: 9780804738446
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Under the direction of Pierre Bourdieu, a team of 22 researchers spent three years studying and analyzing the new forces of social suffering that characterize contemporary societies.

Nutritional Management Of Digestive Disorders

Author: Bhaskar Banerjee
Editor: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781420086553
Size: 17,56 MB
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Thanks to new tools of research and the heightened scientific rigor with which they are applied, medical science has reached a far more heightened understanding of nutrition’s complex relation with digestive disease. Nutritional Management of Digestive Disorders bring together the contributions of leading experts in nutrition and digestion to provide readers with a concise yet thorough record of the advances made in this area of research. In addition to discussing traditional areas of nutrition, it presents essential findings on more recent and novel therapies. Specific Therapeutic Approaches to Specific Digestive Concerns Among the specific topics, it describes celiac disease and eosinophilic esophagitis and their management through diet. It considers the role of nutrition in treating acute pancreatitis and liver disease, the role of macro- and micronutrients in preventing colon cancer, and the role of nutrition and dietary supplements in inflammatory bowel disease. Among emerging topics, it considers — Guidelines for the use of probiotics to ease irritable bowel syndrome and antibiotic-associated diarrhea Bariatric surgery for the treatment of obesity Short bowel syndrome and small intestinal transplantation Expanding metal stents used to overcome malignant obstructions of the upper gastrointestinal (GI) tract Nutrition’s role in treating acute pancreatitis and liver disease Chapters in the book are dedicated to modern approaches to nutritional assessment, parenteral nutrition, and home nutritional support. Putting those recent developments into perspective, the book begins with a chapter that recounts the history of nutritional therapy in gastrointestinal disorders. Offering a cutting edge look at the field, Nutritional Management of Digestive Disorders provides researchers with critical data needed to conduct further research, while also providing clinicians with a look at new approaches to effective treatment.

Damron Men S Travel Guide 2002

Author: Gina M. Gatta
Editor: Publisher Distribution Company
ISBN: 9780929435411
Size: 17,43 MB
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The original gay travel guide with over 12,000 listings of gay-friendly hotels, bars nightclubs, restaurants, gyms & much more.

Damron Men S Travel Guide 2004

Author: Gina M. Gatta
Editor: Publisher Distribution Company
ISBN: 9780929435480
Size: 16,71 MB
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The Damron Men's Travel Guide 2004 proves that some things really do improve with age. With the release of this historic 39th edition, the perennial best-selling gay travel guide has bulked up to over 700 pages and sports a sexy new cover design that says the Damron Men's Travel Guide is proudly gay and here to stay. Inside, Damron continues to list the latest information on over 12,000 gay and gay-friendly accommodations, bars, nightclubs, restaurants, retail shops, bookstores, gyms, info lines, social groups, publications, men's clubs, and cruisy areas across North America, the Caribbean, Central America, and Europe.

The Getty Villa

Author: Marion True
Editor: Getty Publications
ISBN: 9780892368419
Size: 16,91 MB
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The original Getty Museum, housed in a replica of a Roman Villa on a site overlooking the Pacific Ocean, is one of Los Angeles's most treasured landmarks. Closed for almost ten years while renovations were made to the building and the site itself was transformed into a center for the study of antiquities and conservation, the Getty Villa is now set to open late in 2005. The Getty Villa is a lively history of the Getty Museum, its renowned antiquities collections, and its growth from a small museum in a ranch house in Malibu to its first home in a building designed to replicate what we know of the Villa dei Papiri, an ancient Roman villa partially uncovered in Herculaneum. Most engagingly, this book records the ten-year adventure in reconfiguring a beautiful, but topographically challenging, site into one that could continue to accommodate the splendid Museum building and also provide for an outdoor theater, laboratories for conservation work and research, offices for staff and visiting scholars, and an education program for adults and children. This is a story of architectural imagination, geographical challenges, and legal hurdles, all of which have resulted in a truly unique and beautiful site. The story is an enlightening and rewarding one for anyone interested in architecture and in the difficulties posed by building on a grand scale in the twenty-first century. Beautifully illustrated throughout, the book includes 250 reproductions of works of art, photographs of both the old and the new Getty Museum, site plans, and architectural elevations.

Emerging Intersections

Author: Bonnie Thornton Dill
Editor: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813546516
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The United States is known as a "melting pot" yet this mix tends to be volatile and contributes to a long history of oppression, racism, and bigotry. Emerging Intersections, an anthology of ten previously unpublished essays, looks at the problems of inequality and oppression from new angles and promotes intersectionality as an interpretive tool that can be utilized to better understand the ways in which race, class, gender, ethnicity, and other dimensions of difference shape our lives today. The book showcases innovative contributions that expand our understanding of how inequality affects people of color, demonstrates the ways public policies reinforce existing systems of inequality, and shows how research and teaching using an intersectional perspective compels scholars to become agents of change within institutions. By offering practical applications for using intersectional knowledge, Emerging Intersections will help bring us one step closer to achieving positive institutional change and social justice.

Being Single On Noah S Ark

Author: Leonard Cargan
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742559592
Size: 13,67 MB
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Cargan provides a brief history of marriage and family life and the changes occuring in them between 1950 and 2005. This book further evaluates the stereotypes that are applied to singles, noting changes that have occured in these beliefs.

Non Invasive Diagnostic Techniques In Clinical Dermatology

Author: Enzo Berardesca
Editor: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3642321097
Size: 12,34 MB
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This book is a comprehensive but compact guide to the latest technical and technological developments in the growing field of non invasive diagnosis in clinical dermatology. Information is provided on the practical and technical characteristics of a wide range of equipment and methods for in vivo measurements that aid in the investigation of skin function, the evaluation of topically applied products and the monitoring of skin disease. Individual sections are devoted to imaging techniques, skin analysis, superficial skin analysis, skin mechanics, water and stratum corneum hydration and erythema and blood flow. All of the authors are experts in the field, with detailed knowledge of the techniques they describe. Non Invasive Diagnostic Techniques in Clinical Dermatology will be of value for all dermatologists, whether they are engaged in delivering patient care or in research programs, for cosmetic scientists and for biologists involved in skin research and product assessment.