Ugly's Electrical References

Author: George V. Hart
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780962322945
Category: Electrical engineering
Page: 144
View: 1826
The most popular pocket-sized electrical book in America used by electricians, engineers, designers and maintenance workers. This unique book explains, everything from bending conduit to complex electrical formulas. This 2002 edition contains all the electrical material that has made this reference famous, but also reflects 2002 NEC changes and new color coded wiring diagrams. Also includes a Basic Math Review and a General First Aid Section.

Handbook of Veterinary Nursing

Author: Hilary Orpet,Perdi Welsh
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111827945X
Category: Medical
Page: 312
View: 2461
Handbook of Veterinary Nursing presents essential guidance and helpful tips on developing and delivering high quality nursing care and skills. Fully updated, this easy-to-follow guide reflects recent changes to veterinary nursing qualifications, current terminology and drugs in use. The emphasis is on the importance of working methodically, using high quality procedures, to help the whole veterinary team ensure the most successful outcomes in animal care. Written in note form for quick reference by veterinary nurses and technicians at all stages of their training and career, this will be invaluable for both exam revision and quick reference in clinic. Contents include: The nursing process in veterinary care, physical assessment of the patient, managing the hospital environment, managing the operating room, surgical nursing activities, anaesthesia, diagnostic imaging, diagnostic tests, triage and emergency procedures, and essential calculations for drugs, fluids, nutrition and radiographic exposures. Key features: •Gives clinical advice quickly and simply •Written by authors with many years experience of veterinary nurse training and education •Contains essential calculations •Illustrated in colour throughout

Qualitative Research Methods

Collecting Evidence, Crafting Analysis, Communicating Impact
Author: Sarah J. Tracy
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111837858X
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Page: 368
View: 8827
Qualitative Research Methods is a comprehensive, all-inclusive resource for the theory and practice of qualitative/ethnographic research methodology. Serves as a “how-to” guide for qualitative/ethnographic research, detailing how to design a project, conduct interviews and focus groups, interpret and analyze data, and represent it in a compelling manner Demonstrates how qualitative data can be systematically utilized to address pressing personal, organizational, and social problems Written in an engaging style, with in-depth examples from the author’s own practice Comprehensive companion website includes sample syllabi, lesson plans, a list of helpful website links, test bank and exam review materials, and exercises and worksheets, available upon publication at

Donkeys--miniature, Standard, and Mammoth

A Veterinary Guide for Owners and Breeders
Author: Stephen R. Purdy
Publisher: Trafalgar Square Pub
ISBN: 9781570764189
Category: Medical
Page: 160
View: 5293
Addressing a common misconception, this handbook explains that donkeys are not horses and that the two kinds of animals are genetically and anatomically quite different. Carefully laying out the special physiological and environmental needs of donkeys, the book educates owners, would-be owners, and breeders about how best to care for their charges while also providing clear technical information on donkey anatomy and behavior, diseases, breeding, and general husbandry. Written with affection for donkeys and their antics, the book goes a long way toward preventing common and sometimes dire mistakes in caring for these interesting animals.

Flow measurement engineering handbook

Author: Richard W. Miller
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780070423664
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 1168
View: 2497
Engineer precision liquid, gas, and steam flow measurement Here's the first place to turn to select, install calibrate, and take full advantage of today's most popular flowmeters--including the latest "V:-Cone, Wedge, Gilflo, Thermal mass, and laminar devices. Flow expert R.W. Miller has completely updated Flow Measurement Engineering Handbook, Third Edition, to develop vanguard ISO (including ISO 9000), ASME, and ANSI standards into hands-on US and SI unit engineering equations for everything from water to natural gas. You get state-of-the-art solutions on: fluid properties; measurement; accuracy; influence quantities; selection; installation; differential producers; volumetric and mass flow rate equations; design; fixed geometry devices; computation; critical flow; linear flowmeters; meter influence quantities; and more.

Working memory and learning

a practical guide for teachers
Author: Susan E. Gathercole,Tracy Packiam Alloway
Publisher: Sage Publications Ltd
Category: Education
Page: 144
View: 7994
A good working memory is crucial to becoming a successful leaner, yet there is very little material available in an easy-to-use format that explains the concept and offers practitioners ways to support children with poor working memory in the classroom. This book provides a coherent overview of the role played by working memory in learning during the school years, and uses theory to inform good practice. Topics covered include: " the link between working memory skills and key areas of learning (such as literacy & numeracy) " the relationship between working memory and children with developmental disorders " assessment of children for working memory deficits " strategies for supporting working memory in under-performing children This accessible guide will help SENCOs, teachers, teaching assistants, speech and language therapists and educational psychologists to understand and address working memory in their setting

Linux Network Administrator's Guide

Author: Olaf Kirch,Terry Dawson
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781565924000
Category: Computers
Page: 474
View: 5144
This introduction to networking on Linux now covers firewalls, including the use of ipchains and Netfilter, masquerading, and accounting. Other new topics in this second edition include Novell (NCP/IPX) support and INN (news administration).

A Pastoral Leader's Handbook

Strategies for Success in the Secondary School
Author: Marilyn Nathan
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1441106391
Category: Education
Page: 304
View: 6790
The roles and responsibilities of the pastoral leader have changed significantly in recent years. A Pastoral Leader's Handbook provides a comprehensive survey of the pastoral leader's role in secondary school in the current climate and practical guidance on how to do the job. It includes information and guidance on: becoming effective in your role as a pastoral leader; how to get the best out of your tutor team; your role in managing pupil behaviour; working with a range of external agencies; using data to raise pupil achievement; handling difficult or hard to reach parents; the impact of current research findings on how you do the job. Case studies with real examples of both good and bad practice feature throughout, so that it is easy to relate to the experiences described. Questions throughout aid personal reflection or group discussion, and summaries of recent research, references and relevant web links provide springboards to further support where needed.

Reeds Skipper's Handbook

Author: Malcolm Pearson
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408156296
Category: Transportation
Page: 208
View: 1862
The Reed's Skipper's Handbook, now in its 6th edition, has been a bestseller since first publication. A handy pocket size, it is an aide-memoire of everything a boater would need to know at sea. Packed with a wide range of information in a concise form it is frequently recommended by Yachtmaster Instructors as a quick reference guide and as a revision aid for anyone taking their Day Skipper and Yachtmaster certificates. The 6th edition has been expanded with helpful new material on boat handling, tides, ropework and general seamanship. 'A terrific little volume' Motorboat & Yachting 'A brilliant guide for beginners and an excellent refresher for more advanced skippers... a top rate book' Waterstones 'Everything you would need to know when going to sea in a yacht or small boat...a humdinger of a little book' Nautical Magazine Reeds Skipper's Handbook is a must for anyone going to sea in any size of boat - be they novice or old hand. Many thousands of skippers and crew have found it invaluable as a memory jogger and fresher whether at sea or on land.

Pastoral Care 11-16

A Critical Introduction
Author: Noel Purdy
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1441127488
Category: Education
Page: 216
View: 8904
A critical guide to effective pastoral care provision, exploring a range of issues including bereavement, bullying, child abuse, domestic violence, separation/divorce, self-harm and suicide.

Instrument Engineers' Handbook, Fourth Edition, Volume Two

Process Control and Optimization
Author: Bela G. Liptak
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781420064001
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 2464
View: 4202
The latest update to Bela Liptak's acclaimed "bible" of instrument engineering is now available. Retaining the format that made the previous editions bestsellers in their own right, the fourth edition of Process Control and Optimization continues the tradition of providing quick and easy access to highly practical information. The authors are practicing engineers, not theoretical people from academia, and their from-the-trenches advice has been repeatedly tested in real-life applications. Expanded coverage includes descriptions of overseas manufacturer's products and concepts, model-based optimization in control theory, new major inventions and innovations in control valves, and a full chapter devoted to safety. With more than 2000 graphs, figures, and tables, this all-inclusive encyclopedic volume replaces an entire library with one authoritative reference. The fourth edition brings the content of the previous editions completely up to date, incorporates the developments of the last decade, and broadens the horizons of the work from an American to a global perspective. Béla G. Lipták speaks on Post-Oil Energy Technology on the AT&T Tech Channel.

The Professional Handbook of the Donkey

Author: Elisabeth D. Svendsen,James Duncan,David Hadrill
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781873580684
Category: Donkeys
Page: 438
View: 1860

Human Stem Cell Manual

A Laboratory Guide
Author: Suzanne Peterson,Jeanne F. Loring
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 0123854741
Category: Science
Page: 656
View: 6438
This manual is a comprehensive compilation of "methods that work" for deriving, characterizing, and differentiating hPSCs, written by the researchers who developed and tested the methods and use them every day in their laboratories. The manual is much more than a collection of recipes; it is intended to spark the interest of scientists in areas of stem cell biology that they may not have considered to be important to their work. The second edition of the Human Stem Cell Manual is an extraordinary laboratory guide for both experienced stem cell researchers and those just beginning to use stem cells in their work. Offers a comprehensive guide for medical and biology researchers who want to use stem cells for basic research, disease modeling, drug development, and cell therapy applications. Provides a cohesive global view of the current state of stem cell research, with chapters written by pioneering stem cell researchers in Asia, Europe, and North America. Includes new chapters devoted to recently developed methods, such as iPSC technology, written by the scientists who made these breakthroughs.

Musical Theatre Song

A Comprehensive Course in Selection, Preparation, and Presentation for the Modern Performer
Author: Stephen Purdy
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472595106
Category: Drama
Page: 312
View: 2346
Musical Theatre Song is a handbook for musical theatre performers, providing them with the wide-ranging skill set they need for success in today's competitive musical theatre environment. Breaking down the process into knowing how to select your song material based upon your individuality and how to prepare and perform it in a manner that best highlights your attributes, Stephen Purdy provides a succinct and personalized trajectory toward presentation, taking the reader through a series of challenges that is designed to evoke original, personal and vibrant song performances. Written by renowned Broadway and West End vocal and audition coach Stephen Purdy, Musical Theatre Song is a must-have guide for all performers who are looking to succeed in the musical theatre industry.

Handbook of Research Methods in Experimental Psychology

Author: Stephen F. Davis
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470756721
Category: Psychology
Page: 520
View: 626
The Handbook of Research Methods in Experimental Psychology presents a comprehensive and contemporary treatment of research methodologies used in experimental psychology. Places experimental psychology in historical context, investigates the changing nature of research methodology, experimental design, and analytic procedures, and features research in selected content areas. Provides an excellent source of potential research ideas for advanced undergraduate and beginning graduate students. Illustrates the range of research methodologies used in experimental psychology. Contains contributions written by leading researchers. Now available in full text online via xreferplus, the award-winning reference library on the web from xrefer. For more information, visit

The Condensed Handbook of Measurement and Control

Author: N. E. Battikha
Publisher: Isa
ISBN: 9781556178504
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 319
View: 1521
Selecting and implementing measurement and control devices for process automation applications is made easier with this bestselling reference. Newly updated, this clear and concise handbook provides quick access to ISA symbology, instrument and control valve selection criteria, and conversion guidelines, with new selections on analyzers, programmable electronic systems, alarm and trip systems, control centers, enclosures, and engineering documentation.

Loop Checking

A Technician's Guide
Author: Harley Jeffery
Publisher: ISA
ISBN: 9781556179105
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 141
View: 2876
In today ‚'s competitive markets, manufacturers strive to continually improve manufacturing performance to meet their business needs and goals. As process control loops have a major impact on a plant ‚'s financial performance, focusing on loop performance is critical. This technician ‚'s guide defines loop checking in the broader scope of control loop performance in addition to the more traditional terms of the plant startup. It discusses general methods and practices that can be applied across many processes/industries. Featured topics include: loop checking basics, factory acceptance testing, wiring and loop checks, performance benchmarking, and sustaining performance.

Test Instruments

Author: Glen Mazur
Publisher: Amer Technical Pub
ISBN: 9780826913258
Category: Education
Page: 406
View: 2352
Test Instruments is a comprehensive instructional tool and reference that provides an overview of typical electrical test instruments used for installation tests, process equipment operation, quality control, and troubleshooting activities. Common electrical measurements are presented with an overview of measurement principles and procedures that feature: over 80 common test instruments with various applications ; large, full-color illustrations that detail key concepts ; personal protective equipment based on National Fire Protection Association standard NFPA 70E, Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace ; photographs that depict applications typically found in the field ; informative factoids, technical tips, and safety tips that complement content presented.