By Martijn H. Vastenburg, Thomas Visser, Marieke Vermaas, David V. Keyson (auth.), Emile Aarts, James L. Crowley, Boris de Ruyter, Heinz Gerhäuser, Alexander Pflaum, Janina Schmidt, Reiner Wichert (eds.)
This e-book constitutes the refereed court cases of the second one eu convention on Ambient Intelligence, AmI 2008, held in Nuremberg, Germany, in November 2008.
The 22 revised complete papers provided have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from a number of submissions for inclusion within the publication. The papers are approximately categorised into teams on wellbeing and fitness and care, and mobility and logistics respectively; they're prepared in topical sections on service-oriented clever and comfy houses for greater activity and rest time, clever and cooperative household units for shrewdpermanent domestic and procuring environments, navigation and counsel in unknown environments and strange occasions, context-oriented future health tracking and alerting structures for a carefree life.
By Bernd Remmele, Martina Schmette, Günther Seeber
Entrepreneurship zählt zu den acht Schlüsselkompetenzen, die die european als Ziel des ‚Lebenslangen Lernens’ gesetzt hat. Fragen des Entrepreneurship und der Entrepreneurship schooling gewinnen deshalb auf nationaler und internationaler Ebene zunehmend an Bedeutung.
Die Beitragsautoren dieses Bandes untersuchen den theoretischen Zusammenhang zwischen Konzepten des Entrepreneurship und adäquaten Unterrichtsformen. Die Beiträge bieten exemplarische Einblicke in politische Strategien zur Förderung des Unternehmertums, in spezifische didaktische Mittel und in konkrete Bildungsangebote. Es kommen nicht nur deutsche, sondern auch belgische und norwegische Autoren zu Wort und erlauben damit einen Blick über den nationalen Tellerrand. Es wird deutlich, dass Entrepreneurship eine kreative Haltung gegenüber der Umwelt darstellt und daher auch die Unterrichtsmethodik Kreativität und Selbstorganisationsprozessen Raum lassen bzw. diese fördern soll.
By Peter Auer, Javier Caro Reina, Göz Kaufmann
The eighteen contributions during this quantity are according to papers offered on the sixth foreign convention on Language edition in Europe (ICLaVE 6), which used to be held on the college of Freiburg, Germany, from June 29 to July 1, 2011. the amount contains plenaries through Sjef Barbiers (‘Where is syntactic variation?’) and Arnulf Deppermann/ Stefan Kleiner & Ralf Knöbl (‘Standard usage’: in the direction of a pragmatic belief of spoken ordinary German). moreover, the editors have chosen sixteen papers ranging over a large box of languages/varieties and themes. The languages and forms coated are Belarusian, British English, Catalan, Dutch, Gaelic, Gallo-Italic, Greek, Italian, Occitan, Rhaeto-Romance, Russian, Scottish English, Swedish, Turkish, and several other sorts of German. the vast majority of the papers care for phonetic and phonological version (Caro Reina; Deppermann, Kleiner and Knöbl; Katerbow; Moosmüller and Scheutz; Schützler; Schleef; West; Zeller; Ziegler), yet morphological edition (Cornips and Hulk; Dal Negro), morphosyntactic edition (Melissaropoulou, Themistocleous, Tsiplakou and Tsolakidis), and syntactic edition (Barbiers; Håkansson; Rothmayr) also are represented. extra papers take care of code-switching.
By Amandine Orsini
Given that its production, the eu Union (EU) has been a player within the actions of alternative overseas enterprises (IOs) or has been operating including them. nonetheless, little details is accessible on what this long term involvement with(in) IOs capability for diplomacy and eu reports. Why has the european been concerned with(in) IOs on one of these long term foundation? How? With what influence? those 3 key learn questions are addressed during this leading edge quantity, in a bid to discover the continuity of ecu motion with(in) IOs. whereas written via a variety of authors (from ecu experiences or from diplomacy, Europeans or non-Europeans) and from a variety of disciplines (in specific legislations and Political Science), each one bankruptcy of the amount elaborates on 3 universal political thoughts derived from three-fold wondering: dedication (for the why question), consistency (for the how question), and results (for the query of impact). including a half constitution, the booklet is focussed partially I on extra normal developments of the EU's long term participation with(in) IOs - with contributions through A.Wetzel, P.Debaere, F.De Ville, J.Orbie, B.Saenen and J.Verschaeve, and P. Nedergaard and M.D.Jensen - and partly II on extra special case reports on labour criteria, public prone, flexicurity, human trafficking and safety - with contributions by means of R.Kissack, A.Crespy, E.Xiarchogiannopoulou and D.Tsarouhas, B.Simmons and A.DiSilvestro, and N. Graeger. hugely beneficial for college students, lecturers and specialists, this quantity combines a transparent and easy-to-use framework with new empirical information.
By Carlo Carraro, Domenico Siniscalco (auth.), Carlo Carraro, Domenico Siniscalco (eds.)
The prospective advent of a carbon tax in Europe is an argument which has attracted the eye of various economists and policymakers. the issues below debate quandary the consequences of the tax at assorted degrees: what expenditures, when it comes to GDP progress, should be paid by means of every one ecu nation? Will the consequences on source of revenue distribution be greater than these on source of revenue point? may still the carbon tax be coordinated one of the eu international locations or wouldn't it be greater to impose a uniform tax fee on carbon emissions? Can Europe introduce the tax unilaterally or may still this be performed together, with the opposite industrialised nations? This booklet presents solutions to such questions. It analyses the consequences of the ecu carbon tax on either a family and at a world point.
By Michael K. Glenday
This can be a learn revealing Saul Bellow's perspectives at the decline of humanism. With chapters on every one of Bellow's novels from "Dangling" to "More Die of Heartbreak", the writer argues that Bellow's imaginative and prescient of contemporary American tradition denies the potential of humanist enlightenment for his heroes. faced through the materially-driven, spiritually impoverished truth of yank lifestyles, they're more and more pressured into withdrawal and isolation from the fallen neighborhood round them.
By Masaya Yasuda, Jun Yajima, Takeshi Shimoyama, Jun Kogure (auth.), Sabrina De Capitani di Vimercati, Chris Mitchell (eds.)
This booklet constitutes the completely refereed post-conference lawsuits of the ninth eu Workshop, EuroPKI 2012, held in Pisa, Italy, in September 2012. The 12 revised complete papers awarded have been conscientiously chosen from 30 submissions and canopy themes akin to Cryptographic Schemas and Protocols, Public Key Infrastructure, instant Authentication and Revocation, certificates and relied on Computing, and electronic Structures.