Quaker Brotherhood: Interracial Activism and the American Friends Service Committee, 1917-1950

Quaker Brotherhood: Interracial Activism and the American Friends Service Committee, 1917-1950 by Allan W. Austin
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0252037049 | 272 pages | PDF | 1,3 MB
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Making the European Monetary Union: The Role of the Committee of Central Bank Governors and the Origins of the European...

Making the European Monetary Union: The Role of the Committee of Central Bank Governors and the Origins of the European Central Bank by Harold James and Mario Draghi
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0674066839, 0674416805 | 592 pages | PDF | 3,6 MB
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Facing Hazards and Disasters by Committee on Disaster Research in the Social Sciences

Facing Hazards and Disasters:: Understanding Human Dimensions by Committee on Disaster Research in the Social Sciences: Future Challenges and Opportunities
English | Aug 10, 2006 | ISBN: 0309101786 | 408 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

Social science research conducted since the late 1970s has contributed greatly to society's ability to mitigate and adapt to natural, technological, and willful disasters. However, as evidenced by Hurricane Katrina, the Indian Ocean tsunami, the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States, and
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Legal Pluralism in Action Dispute Resolution and the Kurdish Peace Committee

Legal Pluralism in Action: Dispute Resolution and the Kurdish Peace Committee by Latif Tas
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1472422082 | 207 pages | PDF | 1,3 MB



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Controlling the Quantum World: The Science of Atoms, Molecules, and Photons by Committee on AMO2010

Controlling the Quantum World: The Science of Atoms, Molecules, and Photons (Physics 2010) by Committee on AMO2010
English | May 23, 2007 | ISBN: 0309102707 | 245 Pages | PDF | 12 MB

As part of the Physics 2010 decadal survey project, the Department of Energy and the National Science Foundation requested that the National Research Council assess the opportunities, over roughly the next decade, in atomic, molecular, and optical (AMO) science and technology.
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Microelectromechanical Systems by Committee on Advanced Materials

Microelectromechanical Systems: Advanced Materials and Fabrication Methods by Committee on Advanced Materials
National Academies Press | December 8, 1997 | English | ISBN: 0309059801 | 75 pages | PDF | 6 MB

Microelectromenchanical systems (MEMS) is a revolutionary field that adapts for new uses a technology already optimized to accomplish a specific set of objectives. The silicon-based integrated circuits process is so highly refined it can produce millions of electrical elements on a single chip and define their critical dimensions to tolerances of 100-billionths of a meter.
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Preventing Childhood Obesity by Committee on Prevention of Obesity in Children and Youth

Preventing Childhood Obesity:: Health in the Balance by Committee on Prevention of Obesity in Children and Youth
English | Jan 31, 2005 | ISBN: 0309091969, 0309093155 | 435 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Childrens health has made tremendous strides over the past century. In general, life expectancy has increased by more than thirty years since 1900 and much of this improvement is due to the reduction of infant and early childhood mortality.
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