Tuyển tập những bài báo cáo nghiên cứu khoa học hay nhất được đăng trên tạp chí JOURNAL OF FOREST SCIENCE đề tài: Multifunctional forestry practices as a land use strategy to meet increasing private and public demands in modern societies...
Everything we heard is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is an perspective, not the truth.
Some people believe in the traditional idea that the woman’s place is in the home, while others say that idea is outdated and that women should play an increasingly important role in the workplace of the future. What is your opinion?
Majority of people nowadays value equal rights between men and women. Undoubtedly these modern societies believe women are as capable as men.
In this study of architecture's role in present-day consumer society, architect Antti Ahlava argues that the attempt to study the ever-more individualistic needs of consumers in architecture is a vain act. With an approach based on the theories of French sociologist Jean Baudrillard, Ahlava argues the calls for satisfaction, indivisualisation, personalisation and creativity are actually the very core of a "magical" manipulation and "mythical" control within the socio-economic system of the culture industry.
For anyone who might still doubt the existence
of an overall European culture and its
coexistence in permanent dialogue with
national cultures, the history of restoration, as
presented by architect Jukka Jokilehto, should
be a convincing demonstration.
The modern concept of restoration, fruit of
a long historical process, was shaped in the
eighteenth century with the development of
Western historical thought and as a result of
tension between the rationalism of the
Enlightenment and pre-Romantic and Romantic
In June 2006, seventeen scientists and educators selected by the National
Academies, the Academy of Sciences of Iran, and the Académie des Sciences
of France held a workshop at the estate of the Fondation des Treilles in
France, to discuss issues concerning the role of science in the development
of modern societies. This location was an idyllic setting for relaxed conversations,
while simplifying travel and visa arrangements for the participants.
The Internet is arguably one of the greatest innovations of modern society—allowing for countless new businesses to thrive and dramatically altering the way society operates. The Internet has enabled a global marketplace to flourish with lightning-quick communication and an unparalleled access to information.
Chapter 1 - The corporation and its stakeholders. In this chapter, you will learn: Understanding the relationship between business and society, and the ways in which they are part of an interactive system; considering the purpose of the modern corporation; knowing what is a stakeholder and who a corporation’s market and nonmarket and internal and external stakeholders are;...
Chapter 2 - Managing public issues and stakeholder relationships. In this chapter, students will be able to: Evaluating public issues and their significance to the modern corporation, applying available tools or techniques to scan an organization’s multiple environments, describing the steps in the issue management process and determining how to make the process most effective,...
The Second Industrial Revolution transformed the Western industrialized societies. Cities grew, mass forms of culture and politics emerged, and the revolutionary ideas of Marx, Darwin, Freud, and others left an enduring mark. Chapter overviews: The growth of Industrial Prosperity, The Emergence of Mass Society, the national state and democracy, toward the modern consciousness.
Our global environment now consists of numerous natural and artificial metals.
Metals have played a critical role in industrial development and technological
advances. Most metals are not destroyed; indeed, they are accumulating at an
accelerated pace, due to the ever-growing demands of modern society. A fine
balance must be maintained between metals in the environment and human
health. It is with this view in mind that this book has been written to address
diverse issues surrounding heavy metals in the environment.
Polymers are materials of very high molecular weight that are found to have
multifarious applications in our modern society. They usually consist of several
structural units bound together by covalent bonds [1,2]. For example, polyethy-
lene is a long-chain polymer and is represented by
The planet is a marvelous place with its blue skies, wild storms,
deep lakes, and rich and diverse ecosystems. The tides ebb and
flow, baby animals are born in the spring, and tropical rain
forests harbor an astonishing array of life. The Earth sustains living
things and provides humans with the resources they need to maintain
a bountiful way of life. These resources include water, soil, and nutrients
to grow food, and the mineral and energy resources to build and
fuel modern society, among many other things....
The field of indoor air science is of growing interest and concern given that
modern society spends the better part of each day indoors. Since the indoor air
environment is a major, continual exposure medium for occupants, it is important
to study what is present and if and how it affects the health and comfort of occupants.
In a matter of seconds we can communicate with other people all over the world, either in writing or by the spoken word. Unfortunately,
however, in such a 'high tech' society, it is easy to lose sight of the basics, and it should always be remembered that it is just as important
as ever to be able to write a good business letter.
Fortunately for us all, the modern business letter is a simple document to compose and display. At last it is widely recognised that the
best kind of letter is the one that adopts a 'no frills' approach, saying just what is...
The planet is a marvelous place: a place with blue skies, wild
storms, deep lakes, and rich and diverse ecosystems. The tides
ebb and flow, baby animals are born in the spring, and tropical
rain forests harbor an astonishing array of life. The Earth sustains
living things and provides humans with the resources to maintain a
bountiful way of life: water, soil, and nutrients to grow food, and the
mineral and energy resources to build and fuel modern society, among
many other things.
Modern western societies have a paradoxical relationship with risks. On the
one hand, there is the utopian quest for a zero-risk society. On the other
hand, human activities may increase risks of all kinds, from collaterals of new
technologies to global impacts on the planet. The characteristic multiplication
of major risks in modern society and its reﬂexive impact on its development
is at the core of the concept of the “Risk Society”
Scientists and mathematicians of the nineteenth century laid the foundation of telecommunication and wireless technology, which has affected all facets of modern society. In 1864, James C. Maxwell put forth fundamental relations of electromagnetic ®elds that not only summed up the research ®ndings of Laplace, Poisson, Faraday, Gauss, and others but also predicted the propagation of electrical signals through space. Heinrich Hertz subsequently veri®ed this in 1887 and Guglielmo Marconi successfully transmitted wireless signals across the Atlantic Ocean in 1900...
English is proved to be a vehicle for international communication. In order to meet the
demands of modern society, language teachers should not focus on reciting but should teach
from their own understanding of language learning and help learners gain more competence
with confidence. However, it is not a easy work, especially teaching pronunciation. It isn't
difficult to appreciate the reasons for this: in spoken interaction, pronunciation is often the first
barrier to intelligibility, and uncertainty about pronunciation is often a major reason for
learners' lack of confidence in speaking....
The material presented is intended to serve as a basis for a critical study of the fundamentals
of elasticity and several branches of solid mechanics, including advanced
mechanics of materials, theories of plates and shells, composite materials, plasticity
theory, finite element, and other numerical methods as well as nanomechanics and