hn Sedlak is a Microsoft "Most Valuable Professional" for his work in the XNA/DirectX community and has created numerous games since first learning Visual Basic 5. Through the development of these games he became to know and love both the .NET and XNA frameworks for empowering programmers to realize their ideas quickly.
James Silva is the creator of The Dishwasher: Dead Samurai, winner of the Microsoft Dream Build Play XNA development contest.
Ideal for overseas students studying at English-medium colleges and universities, this practical writing course enables international students to meet the required standard of writing and use an appropriate style for essays, exams and dissertations. Newly revised and updated to include extra exercises and material suggested by teachers and students, Academic Writing explains and demonstrates all the key writing skills and is ideal for use in the classroom or for independent study.
The Universal Verification Methodology (UVM) is a standardized methodology for verifying integrated circuit designs. UVM is derived mainly from the OVM (Open Verification Methodology) which was, to a large part, based on the eRM (e Reuse Methodology) for the e Verification Language developed by Verisity Design in 2001. The UVM class library brings much automation to the SystemVerilog language such as sequences and data automation features (packing, copy, compare) etc.
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When I set out to write about the diagnostic process, I envisioned a text
that could both complement classroom teaching and provide a guide for independent
study. That was before I undertook a completely unscientific
survey of practicing health care professionals, to learn how they had
learned about mental health diagnosis. What I found surprised me.
For most of the practitioners I surveyed, training in the refined art of
diagnosis was—well, no training at all.
ELTS Express is a two-level preparation course for students at Intermediate (4-5.5) and Upper-intermediate (5.5-7) levels. IELTS-type tasks, with practice activities, provide students with the key skills, language, and confidence needed for exam success. Both books are an ideal choice for short preparation courses of 30-40 hours and can easily be extended for courses up to 90 hours.
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This handbook is organized around the seven-step process for guiding public health
communicators in planning and implementing effective media communication shown in
FIGURE ONE. Its primary focus is on relations with the news media (both print and broadcast)
during a public health emergency – “media communication” can be taken to mean “news
media communication”. Many cultures, however, rely on folk and traditional
means of mass
communication which typically originate from the beliefs, culture and customs of a specific
The Bundesbank is in practice the only means - other than relying on their competitors - for smaller
private banks without a giro network of their own to execute payments intended for other banks on
behalf of their customers.
Since 1982 a combined private national payment transaction company has existed for the German
banking sector, Gesellschaft für Zahlungssysteme mbH (GZS). This is an independent processing
company which ensures the low-cost handling of card-protected payments and develops new
electronic payment systems.
This paper reviews current marketing practices in the pharmaceutical sector, examining both consumer and doctor-oriented promotion. It presents examples of marketing practices and their impact on consumer and doctor behaviour. It identifies negative impacts of these practices which include misleading advertising, disease mongering and escalating costs. It goes on to argue the need for an independently-monitored code of practice for marketers in the pharmaceutical sector and a greater degree of consumer education for both end-users and those prescribing drugs.
This book is intended for use in two different ways. Firstly, we hope that it will
prove a valuable guide to students undertaking independent research projects in
human geography in the form of undergraduate or master’s-level dissertations.
Secondly, the book may be used as an accompanying text for taught courses that
aim to introduce students to research methods. The text is unusual in its coverage
of both quantitative and qualitative approaches to the subject, and does not
set out to endorse any particular set of research methodologies at the expense
of any other.