National Need and Priorities for Veterinarians in Biomedical Research
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National Need and Priorities for Veterinarians in Biomedical Research

The report identified various factors which contributed to creating an unfulfilled need for veterinarians in the biomedical research workforce, including an increase in the number of NIH grants utilizing animals and the burgeoning use of transgenic rodents, without a comparable change in the supply of appropriately-trained veterinarians. The committee developed strategies for recruiting more veterinarians into careers in biomedical r...

After the Czars and Commissars: Journalism in Authoritarian Post-Soviet Central Asia
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After the Czars and Commissars

From Czarism and Bolshevism to the current post-communist era, the media in Central Asia has been tightly constrained. Though the governments in the region assert that a free press is permitted to operate, research has shown this to be untrue. In all five former Soviet republics of Central Asia, the media has been controlled, suppressed, punished, and often outlawed. This enlightening collection of essays investigates the reasons why...

Modeling the '50s: The Glory Years of Rail
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Modeling the '50s: The Glory Years of Rail

Readers interested in modeling a realistic railroad of the 1950s will love this book based on a special 2005 issue of Model Railroader. This book provides historical information and photos covering locomotives, passenger equipment, freight cars, and trackside details. Featured layouts in a variety of scales show how to model Chicago’s Dearborn Station, move coal in the Appalachians, carry produce, and recreate Los Angeles of the 1950s.

"Gene Expression Profiling in Cancer" ed. by Dimitrios Vlachakis
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Gene Expression Profiling in Cancer

This book highlights recent developments, applications, and breakthroughs in the field of gene expression profiling in cancer. The contribution of modern-day genetics in designing efficient gene expression profiles for cancer is immense. The progress of technology and science in recent years provides the opportunity for discovery and application of new techniques for treating various diseases that affect humanity. Methods for finding...

Neural Control of Blood Pressure and Body Temperature During Heat Stress
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Neural Control of Blood Pressure and Body Temperature During Heat Stress

Environmental heat stress is associated with a marked decrease in orthostatic tolerance (OT), which is defined as the ability to stand or sit upright without symptoms of dizziness, lightheadedness, presyncope, or fainting. In most healthy humans, the autonomic nervous system makes rapid and balanced adjustments to heart rate and peripheral blood flow, such that most people are able to stand up "successfully" most of the time, in most...

Managing the Design Process-Implementing Design: An Essential Manual for the Working Designer
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Managing the Design Process-Implementing Design

Managing the Design Process—Implementing Design focuses on design implementation and execution. This is where design ideas become real, tangible goods in the marketplace and beyond. This book examines design management concepts and methods in real-world applications. Unlike other books on design management, this bookis visually stunning, featuring many image-rich case studies to illustrate the fundamentals of design management in a w...

Smokehouse Handbook: Comprehensive Techniques & Specialty Recipes for Smoking Meat, Fish & Vegetables
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Smokehouse Handbook: Comprehensive Techniques & Specialty Recipes for Smoking Meat, Fish & Vegetables

For backyard grilling enthusiasts, smoking has become an essential part of the repertoire. Butcher and charcuterie expert Jake Levin’s comprehensive guide, Smokehouse Handbook, guarantees mouthwatering results for producing everything from the perfect smoked salmon to a gorgeous smoked brisket. Levin demystifies the process of selecting the right combination of meat, temperature, and wood to achieve the ultimate flavor and texture. D...

The Anthem Companion to Auguste Comte
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The Anthem Companion to Auguste Comte

For most of the twentieth century, Auguste Comte, a controversial but highly influential nineteenth-century figure, and his vast treatises on positive philosophy, politics and religion were disregarded and largely ignored. More recently, however, Comte’s life and writings have been reexamined together with the project of social reform to which his intellectual labors were devoted, producing a much more complicated picture of his thou...

The Great Sex Secret: What Satisfied Women and Men Know That No One Talks about
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The Great Sex Secret: What Satisfied Women and Men Know That No One Talks about

Mutual satisfaction during lovemaking - true fulfillment for both partners - really matters, especially in long-term love relationships. But because of the way our bodies "interface" during straightforward intercourse, women are often left unsatisfied. Throughout history, one-sided sex has been the norm - male contentment and female frustration. Even today, with our improved understanding of sexual anatomy, many couples are still in ...

A MANUAL OF SEX MAGICK
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A MANUAL OF SEX MAGICK

Louis T Culling inherited his knowledge of sex magick from an obscure occult order known as G.'.B.'.G.'. who in turn inherited it from Aleister Crowley's Ordo Templo Orientis on the one hand, and Ida Craddock, a pioneer in female sexuality in the early 20th century on the other. Culling's main thrust in this book is that sex magick can be used to attain "Knowledge and conversation of the Holy Guardian Angel" (or as Culling terms it, ...