This insightful text looks at key risk factors identified with drug use among Hispanic, African-American, and White non-Hispanic adolescents, expanding on current models of drug research to account for the unique experiences of these young people. The model underlying the research draws components from three theoretical models: self-derogation/self-esteem; acculturation stress; and perceptions of racial and cultural prejudice and discrimination.
An interesting aspect of Fluid Mechanics is the often surprising connection betwee
seemingly disparate problems. The similarity between radionuclide migration an
wood charring may not be immediately obvious, but the radial basis functio
approach described in the next chapter underscores the connection between the two
In these problems, the interface between the fluid and the solid boundary changes i
time according to events within the fluid.
Harrison's Internal Medicine Chapter 16. Back and Neck Pain
Back and Neck Pain: Introduction The importance of back and neck pain in our society is underscored by the following: (1) the cost of back pain in the United States is ~$100 billion annually, including direct health care expenses plus costs due to loss of productivity; (2) back symptoms are the most common cause of disability in those
The book begins with real world cases of botnet attacks to underscore the need for action. Next the book will explain botnet fundamentals using real world examples. These chapters will cover what they are, how they operate, and the environment and technology that makes them possible. The following chapters will analyze botnets for opportunities to detect, track, and remove them. Then the book will describe intelligence gathering efforts and results obtained to date.
If the saturated phenomenon encompasses excessive phenomena, it can also
account for extremely empty and poor phenomena. This process of inversion and
turnaround between two extremes in perception is certainly due to the ‘negative’
qualities of Marion’s philosophy and of the French phenomenological new wave in
. Poor phenomena become saturated into an equilibrium system between the
empty and the full, the excess and the lack.
This report explores key trends and challenges to the right of all individuals to seek,
receive and impart information and ideas of all kinds through the Internet. The Special
Rapporteur underscores the unique and transformative nature of the Internet not only to
enable individuals to exercise their right to freedom of opinion and expression, but also a
range of other human rights, and to promote the progress of society as a whole.
PHP comes ready-made with dozens of predefined constants that you generally will be unlikely to use as a beginner to PHP. However, there are a few—known as the magic constants—that you will find useful. The names of the magic constants always have two underscores at the beginning and two at the end, so that you won’t accidentally try to name one of your own constants with a name that is already taken. They are detailed in Table 3-5. The concepts referred to in the table will be introduced in future chapters.