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Product Description: Transforming Post-Catholic Ireland is the first major book to explore the dynamic religious landscape of contemporary Ireland, north and south, and to analyze the island's religious transition. It confirms that the Catholic Church's long-standing "monopoly" has well and truly disintegrated, replaced by a mixed, post-Catholic religious "market" featuring new and growing expressions of Protestantism, as well as other religions...read more

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9780198745785 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 25, 2016, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Transforming Post-Catholic Ireland is the first major book to explore the dynamic religious landscape of contemporary Ireland, north and south, and to analyze the island's religious transition.

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Product Description: In 1993, the United States signed the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC), an international treaty outlawing the production, stockpiling, and use of chemical weapons. The chemical weapons stockpiles at five of the U.S. chemical weapons storage sites have now been destroyed...read more
By National Academy Press (corporate author)

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9780309376402 | Natl Academy Pr, October 5, 2015, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: In 1993, the United States signed the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC), an international treaty outlawing the production, stockpiling, and use of chemical weapons.

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Product Description: This expanded and updated second edition book is written for scientists who want to learn more about how science education research is done and how to get started in discipline-based education research. It provides the reader with an introduction to the philosophical and practical differences between more familiar traditional scientific research and the more unfamiliar domain of sociological research...read more

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9781515024569 | 2 edition (Createspace Independent Pub, July 16, 2015), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: This expanded and updated second edition book is written for scientists who want to learn more about how science education research is done and how to get started in discipline-based education research.

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Product Description: This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.
By National Research Council (other contributor)

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9781514295205 | Createspace Independent Pub, June 11, 2015, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.

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By National Research Council (corporate author)

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9780441000135, titled "The Darklight Grimoire" | Ace Books, February 1, 1994, cover price $4.99 | also contains The Darklight Grimoire

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Product Description: The signals are everywhere that our planet is experiencing significant climate change. It is clear that we need to reduce the emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases from our atmosphere if we want to avoid greatly increased risk of damage from climate change...read more
By National Research Council (other contributor)

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9780309305297 | Natl Academy Pr, August 31, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The signals are everywhere that our planet is experiencing significant climate change.

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Product Description: Over the past few decades there have been major successes in creating evidence-based interventions to improve the cognitive, affective, and behavioral health of children. Many of these interventions have been put into practice at the local, state, or national level...read more

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9780309313162 | Natl Academy Pr, February 12, 2015, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: Over the past few decades there have been major successes in creating evidence-based interventions to improve the cognitive, affective, and behavioral health of children.

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Product Description: Introduces the most common bird in the world by presenting facts about its physical characteristics, what it eats, where it lives, and the eggs which it lays.
By National Research Council (corporate author)

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9780516201146, titled "Chickens" | Childrens Pr, May 1, 1996, cover price $13.25 | also contains Chickens | About this edition: Introduces the most common bird in the world by presenting facts about its physical characteristics, what it eats, where it lives, and the eggs which it lays.

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Product Description: The Science of Responding to a Nuclear Reactor Accident summarizes the presentations and discussions of the May 2014 Gilbert W. Beebe Symposium titled "The Science and Response to a Nuclear Reactor Accident". The symposium, dedicated in honor of the distinguished National Cancer Institute radiation epidemiologist who died in 2003, was co-hosted by the Nuclear and Radiation Studies Board of the National Academy of Sciences and the National Cancer Institute...read more
By Ourania Kosti (editor)

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9780309316590 | Natl Academy Pr, December 22, 2014, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: The Science of Responding to a Nuclear Reactor Accident summarizes the presentations and discussions of the May 2014 Gilbert W.

By National Research Council (other contributor)

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9780309305860 | Natl Academy Pr, December 15, 2014, cover price $55.00

By National Research Council (other contributor)

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9780309305259 | Natl Academy Pr, December 15, 2014, cover price $54.95

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Product Description: Recent serious and sometimes fatal accidents in chemical research laboratories at United States universities have driven government agencies, professional societies, industries, and universities themselves to examine the culture of safety in research laboratories...read more
By National Research Council (other contributor)

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9780309300919 | Natl Academy Pr, November 15, 2014, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Recent serious and sometimes fatal accidents in chemical research laboratories at United States universities have driven government agencies, professional societies, industries, and universities themselves to examine the culture of safety in research laboratories.

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Product Description: U.S. Arctic waters north of the Bering Strait and west of the Canadian border encompass a vast area that is usually ice covered for much of the year, but is increasingly experiencing longer periods and larger areas of open water due to climate change...read more
By National Research Council (other contributor)

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9780309298865 | Natl Academy Pr, October 15, 2014, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: U.

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Product Description: Once ice-bound, difficult to access, and largely ignored by the rest of the world, the Arctic is now front and center in the midst of many important questions facing the world today. Our daily weather, what we eat, and coastal flooding are all interconnected with the future of the Arctic...read more
By National Academy of Sciences (corporate author)

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9780309301831 | Natl Academy Pr, October 15, 2014, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Once ice-bound, difficult to access, and largely ignored by the rest of the world, the Arctic is now front and center in the midst of many important questions facing the world today.

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By National Research Council (other contributor)

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9780309306560 | 1 edition (Natl Academy Pr, October 14, 2014), cover price $64.00

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Product Description: We depend on information and information technology (IT) to make many of our day-to-day tasks easier and more convenient. Computers play key roles in transportation, health care, banking, and energy. Businesses use IT for payroll and accounting, inventory and sales, and research and development...read more
By Thomas Berson (editor), David Clark (editor) and Herbert S. Lin (editor)

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9780309303187 | Natl Academy Pr, July 29, 2014, cover price $44.00 | About this edition: We depend on information and information technology (IT) to make many of our day-to-day tasks easier and more convenient.

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Product Description: Convergence of the life sciences with fields including physical, chemical, mathematical, computational, engineering, and social sciences is a key strategy to tackle complex challenges and achieve new and innovative solutions. However, institutions face a lack of guidance on how to establish effective programs, what challenges they are likely to encounter, and what strategies other organizations have used to address the issues that arise...read more
By National Research Council (other contributor)

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9780309301510 | Natl Academy Pr, July 15, 2014, cover price $44.00 | About this edition: Convergence of the life sciences with fields including physical, chemical, mathematical, computational, engineering, and social sciences is a key strategy to tackle complex challenges and achieve new and innovative solutions.

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Product Description: Proposed Revisions to the Common Rule for the Protection of Human Subjects in the Behavioral and Social Sciences examines how to update human subjects protections regulations so that they effectively respond to current research contexts and methods...read more
By National Research Council (other contributor)

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9780309298063 | Natl Academy Pr, June 30, 2014, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Proposed Revisions to the Common Rule for the Protection of Human Subjects in the Behavioral and Social Sciences examines how to update human subjects protections regulations so that they effectively respond to current research contexts and methods.

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Product Description: Assessments, understood as tools for tracking what and how well students have learned, play a critical role in the classroom. Developing Assessments for the Next Generation Science Standards develops an approach to science assessment to meet the vision of science education for the future as it has been elaborated in A Framework for K-12 Science Education (Framework) and Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)...read more
By Alexandra S. Beatty (editor), Judith A. Koenig (distributor), James W. Pellegrino (editor) and Mark R. Wilson (editor)

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9780309289511 | Natl Academy Pr, June 30, 2014, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Assessments, understood as tools for tracking what and how well students have learned, play a critical role in the classroom.

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Product Description: The Bureau of Justice Statistics' (BJS) National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) measures the rates at which Americans are victims of crimes, including rape and sexual assault, but there is concern that rape and sexual assault are undercounted on this survey...read more
By National Research Council (other contributor)

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9780309297370 | Natl Academy Pr, May 30, 2014, cover price $54.00 | About this edition: The Bureau of Justice Statistics' (BJS) National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) measures the rates at which Americans are victims of crimes, including rape and sexual assault, but there is concern that rape and sexual assault are undercounted on this survey.

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Product Description: The Evidence for Violence Prevention Across the Lifespan and Around the World is the summary of a workshop convened in January 2013 by the Institute of Medicine's Forum on Global Violence Prevention to explore value and application of the evidence for violence prevention across the lifespan and around the world...read more

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9780309289061 | 1 edition (Natl Academy Pr, April 1, 2014), cover price $44.00 | About this edition: The Evidence for Violence Prevention Across the Lifespan and Around the World is the summary of a workshop convened in January 2013 by the Institute of Medicine's Forum on Global Violence Prevention to explore value and application of the evidence for violence prevention across the lifespan and around the world.

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Product Description: In the United States (U.S.), the Fishery Conservation and Management Act of 1976, now known as the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (MSFCMA), was the first major legislation to regulate federal fisheries in the U...read more
By National Research Council (other contributor)

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9780309292306 | Natl Academy Pr, March 30, 2014, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: In the United States (U.

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