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Product Description: Active Vision explores important themes emerging from the active vision paradigm, which has only recently become an established area of machine vision. In four parts the contributions look in turn at tracking, control of vision heads, geometric and task planning, and architectures and applications, presenting research that marks a turning point for both the tasks and the processes of computer vision...read more
By Andrew Blake and Alan Yuille (editor)

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9780262023511 | Mit Pr, December 1, 1992, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Active Vision explores important themes emerging from the active vision paradigm, which has only recently become an established area of machine vision.
9780312234119, titled "Economic Incentives: Proceedings of a Conference Held by the International Economic Association at Kiel, West Germany" | Palgrave Macmillan, May 1, 1986, cover price $49.95 | also contains Economic Incentives: Proceedings of a Conference Held by the International Economic Association at Kiel, West Germany

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9780262518901 | Mit Pr, November 12, 1992, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Active Vision explores important themes emerging from the active vision paradigm, which has only recently become an established area of machine vision.

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Product Description: This book reflects on current thinking in development economics and on what may happen over the next two decades. As well as studying development economics in retrospect, the volume explores the current debates and challenges and looks forward at the problems that affect the global capacity to achieve the Millennium Development Goals...read more

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9780230019027 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 9, 2007, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: This book reflects on current thinking in development economics and on what may happen over the next two decades.

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9780230019041 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 9, 2007, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: This book reflects on current thinking in development economics and on what may happen over the next two decades.

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Product Description: Papers adapted from entries to the 1975 George and Cynthia Mitchell Prize and from presentations before the 1975 Alternatives to Growth Conference, held at The Woodlands, Texas.

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9780884100690 | Ballinger Pub Co, October 1, 1977, cover price $18.50 | About this edition: Papers adapted from entries to the 1975 George and Cynthia Mitchell Prize and from presentations before the 1975 Alternatives to Growth Conference, held at The Woodlands, Texas.

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Product Description: The Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics (ABCDE) brings together the world's finest development thinkers to present their perspectives and ideas. In recent years, a parallel, second conference has been held in Europe with the same goal of expanding the flow of ideas between thinkers, practitioners, and policymakers in the field of international development...read more
By Francois Bourguignon (editor), Boris Pleskovic (editor) and Andre Sapir (editor)

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9780821360194 | World Bank, March 25, 2005, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics (ABCDE) brings together the world's finest development thinkers to present their perspectives and ideas.

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Product Description: The Annual Bank Conference on Development Economics (ABCDE) is one of the world's best known series of conferences for the presentation and discussion of new knowledge about development. First held at World Bank headquarters in Washington D...read more
By Francois Bourguignon (editor) and Boris Pleskovic (editor)

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9780821360217 | World Bank, June 30, 2005, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The Annual Bank Conference on Development Economics (ABCDE) is one of the world's best known series of conferences for the presentation and discussion of new knowledge about development.

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Product Description: The Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics is one of the world's best-known series of conferences for the presentation and discussion of new knowledge on development. The conference provides a forum for the world's leading development thinkers to share new knowledge and ideas...read more
By Francois Bourguignon (editor), Jacques Van Der Gaag (editor) and Boris Pleskovic (editor)

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9780821361078 | World Bank, May 15, 2006, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics is one of the world's best-known series of conferences for the presentation and discussion of new knowledge on development.

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Product Description: The Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics (ABCDE) brings together the world's finest development thinkers to present their perspectives and ideas. In recent years, a parallel, second conference has been held in Europe with the same goal of expanding the flow of ideas between thinkers, practitioners, and policymakers in the field of international development...read more
By Ivar Kolstad (editor), Nicholas Stern (editor) and Bertil Tungodden (editor)

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9780821353882 | World Bank, May 1, 2004, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: The Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics (ABCDE) brings together the world's finest development thinkers to present their perspectives and ideas.

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Product Description: The fifth ABCDE-Europe was held in Paris, France, on May 15-16, 2003. The conference was co-organized by France's Agence française de développement (AfD), the Conseil d'Analyse Économique (CAE), and the World Bank. The theme of the conference was "Economic Integration and Social Responsibility...read more
By Francois Bourguignon (editor), Pierre Jacquet (editor) and Boris Pleskovic (editor)

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9780821361030 | World Bank, April 1, 2007, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The fifth ABCDE-Europe was held in Paris, France, on May 15-16, 2003.

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Product Description: Explores the many facets of a globalised world economy At the Global Crossroads explores the many facets of a globalised world economy. This collection ranges from discussions of the global economic challenges of the twenty-first century to the particular economic opportunities for Canada and Latin America; from recession in the globalised economy to humanitarian aid for people displaced by conflict within their own country...read more
By Peter White and Michael Wilson (foreword by)

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9780773526372 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, February 1, 2004, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Explores the many facets of a globalised world economy At the Global Crossroads explores the many facets of a globalised world economy.

Product Description: This volume contains plenary addresses to the Eighth World Congress of the International Economic Association, held in Delhi. The authors are distinguished scholars from India, Japan, the Soviet Union, the United Kingdom and the United States...read more

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9780312023782 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 1, 1988, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: This volume contains plenary addresses to the Eighth World Congress of the International Economic Association, held in Delhi.

'The essays in this book propose new ways of reducing inequality, not by growth-inhibiting transfers and regulations, but by enhancing efficiency--eliminating consumption subsidies for the wealthy, increasing the productivity of the poor, and shifting toa more labor-and-skill-demanding growth path ... [They] draw on discussions at a conference sponsored by the IDB and the MacArthur Foundation, titled 'Inequality-Reducing Growth in Latin America,' held in Washington, D.C. in January 1997'--Foreword.

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9780815791294 | Brookings Inst Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $22.95

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9780815709213 | Brookings Inst Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: 'The essays in this book propose new ways of reducing inequality, not by growth-inhibiting transfers and regulations, but by enhancing efficiency--eliminating consumption subsidies for the wealthy, increasing the productivity of the poor, and shifting toa more labor-and-skill-demanding growth path .

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Product Description: Following the approach of R. M. Hartwell, the influential historian of the British Industrial Revolution, these essays explore the cultural contexts and institutional constraints that have shaped growth and development over the past two centuries...read more
By John A. James and Mark Thomas (editor)

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9780226391984 | Univ of Chicago Pr, December 15, 1994, cover price $56.00 | About this edition: Following the approach of R.

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Product Description: A best-selling, topically organized child development text, Berk’s Child Development is relied on in classrooms worldwide for its clear, engaging writing style, exceptional cross-cultural and multi-cultural focus, rich examples, and long-standing commitment to presenting the most up-to-date scholarship while also offering students research-based, practical applications that they can relate to their personal and professional lives...read more

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9780205615599 | 8 edition (Prentice Hall, July 18, 2008), cover price $183.40 | About this edition: Child Development book I bought for a class and never opened it.
9780205630974 | 8 har/psc edition (Prentice Hall, July 18, 2008), cover price $183.40
9780205449132 | 7 edition (Allyn & Bacon, October 15, 2005), cover price $142.00 | About this edition: Long considered the gold standard, the Seventh Edition of this best-selling topical approach to child development continues its tradition of being the most current and comprehensive text available.
9789990135404 | Addison-Wesley, October 15, 2005, cover price $0.02
9780205355044 | 6 edition (Allyn & Bacon, August 1, 2002), cover price $111.00 | About this edition: Readers are provided with an especially clear and coherent understanding of the sequence and underlying processes of child development, and the effective topical organization emphasizes to readers the way in which all of the domains of development relate - physical, cognitive, emotional, and social-throughout the book.
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9780205854363, titled "Child Development: Books a La Carte Edition" | 9 pck unbn edition (Prentice Hall, April 5, 2012), cover price $139.33 | About this edition: A best-selling, topically organized child development text, Berk’s Child Development is relied on in classrooms worldwide for its clear, engaging writing style, exceptional cross-cultural and multi-cultural focus, rich examples, and long-standing commitment to presenting the most up-to-date scholarship while also offering students research-based, practical applications that they can relate to their personal and professional lives.
9780205287161 | 4 student edition (Allyn & Bacon, November 1, 1997), cover price $84.00 | also contains Confederate Generals of North Carolina: Tar Heels in Command | About this edition: Long considered the gold standard, the Seventh Edition of this best-selling topical approach to child development continues its tradition of being the most current and comprehensive text available.
9780205154685 | 3 edition (Prentice Hall, March 1, 1994), cover price $22.00 | also contains The Many Faces of Neutron Stars | About this edition: Long considered the gold standard, the Seventh Edition of this best-selling topical approach to child development continues its tradition of being the most current and comprehensive text available.

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Product Description: Interest in the concept of civil society has undergone a remarkable renaissance in the 1990s. It is currrently seen as a potential tool to overcome some of the main theoretical and political stalemates. But what exactly does the concept of civil societ (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Amanda Bernard (editor), Henny Helmich (editor) and Percy B. Lehning (editor)

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9789264161177 | Organization for Economic, August 1, 1998, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Interest in the concept of civil society has undergone a remarkable renaissance in the 1990s.

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Product Description: Modernization has been a profound change of human civilizations — a worldwide phenomenon and trend since the 18th century. It includes not only the great change and transformation from traditional to modern politics, economy, society and culture, but also all human development and the rational protection of the natural environment at present...read more
By Nikolay Lapin (editor)

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9789814603515 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, October 13, 2014, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Modernization has been a profound change of human civilizations — a worldwide phenomenon and trend since the 18th century.

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Product Description: The livelihood of Third World farmers conflicts with saving the remaining tropical forests. The advantages of growing cocoa in cleared primary forest drive from the fertility of virgin soils and low concentrations of weeds, pests and diseases...read more

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9780312158477 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 1, 1996, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: The livelihood of Third World farmers conflicts with saving the remaining tropical forests.
9780333628126 | McMillin Pub Llc, July 1, 1996, cover price $47.50 | About this edition: The livelihood of Third World farmers conflicts with saving the remaining tropical forests.

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9781349249039 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 14, 2014, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The livelihood of Third World farmers conflicts with saving the remaining tropical forests.

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Product Description: Outlining development strategies for small islands within increasingly integrated regional and global economies, this book offers intriguing lessons in the culture, economics, and management of a sustainable pattern of development based on an island's locally proven, home-grown "good sense...read more
By Godfrey Baldacchino (editor) and Robert Greenwood (editor)

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9780919013230 | Univ of Prince Edwards Island, July 1, 1998, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Outlining development strategies for small islands within increasingly integrated regional and global economies, this book offers intriguing lessons in the culture, economics, and management of a sustainable pattern of development based on an island's locally proven, home-grown "good sense.

Product Description: In this text economists, lawyers, political philosophers and social theorists examine the borderline between traditional economic theory and the particular problems of developing countries. The ethics of redistribution, and the impact on the development process of the interaction between national state bureaucracy and international institutions are thus considered in an interdisciplinary approach...read more

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9780333565919 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 1, 1993, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: In this text economists, lawyers, political philosophers and social theorists examine the borderline between traditional economic theory and the particular problems of developing countries.

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Product Description: This IEA volume brings together a set of essays written by leading authors on themes relevant to the study of economic development. The book covers a range of topics many of which are relevant to policy issues. The contributors bring new insights from empirical research in a range of economies with chapters including discussions of the UN development agenda, fiscal policy in Latin America, poverty data in Africa and Jordan, and monetary policy in South Africa...read more
By Timothy Besley (editor)

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9781137529732 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 20, 2015, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: This IEA volume brings together a set of essays written by leading authors on themes relevant to the study of economic development.

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9781137579447 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 20, 2015, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: This IEA volume brings together a set of essays written by leading authors on themes relevant to the study of economic development.

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Recounts the story of Eleanor of Aquitaine, the twelfth-century queen and mother of Richard the Lionhearted, who generated a family battle that deeply affected the English throne. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.

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9780399132940 | Putnam Pub Group, December 1, 1987, cover price $18.95
9780080313092, titled "Disarmament and World Development" | 2 sub edition (Pergamon Pr, April 1, 1986), cover price $44.00 | also contains Disarmament and World Development | About this edition: Discusses the connections between economic development and the scaling back of military forces worldwide, considering the costs of preparedness, the 'peace dividend,' the military mindset, and other factors

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9781400082506, titled "The Courts of Love: The Story of Eleanor of Aquitaine" | Reprint edition (Broadway Books, May 23, 2006), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Recounts the story of Eleanor of Aquitaine, the twelfth-century queen and mother of Richard the Lionhearted, who generated a family battle that deeply affected the English throne.

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9780307347077, titled "The Courts of Love: The Story of Eleanor of Aquitaine" | Crown Pub, May 23, 2006, cover price $15.00

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