Richard Y Pei Free eBooks (1)

ISBN: 140994588X, 9781409945888
Authors: Sir Richard Blackmore, Introduction By Richard C. Boys, Commentaries By Joseph Addison
Source: www.bookdepository.com
Keywords: richard, blackmore, boys, joseph, addison, sir, wit, dodo, press, essay
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

Title Essay Upon Wit (Dodo Press)Authors and contributors By (author) Sir Richard Blackmore, Introduction by Richard C. Boys, Commentaries by Joseph AddisonPhysical properties Format: PaperbackNumber of pages: 48Width: 152 mmHeight: 229 mmThickness: 2 mmWeight: 85 gAudience General/tradeISBN ISBN 13: 9781409945888ISBN 10: 140994588XClassifications Nielsen BookScan Product Cla......
ISBN: 0833034243, 9780833034243
Authors: Richard Hundley, Robert H. Anderson, Tora K. Bikson, C. Richard Neu
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: themes, regional, variations, recurring, revolution, course, information, global
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

Advances in information technology are heavily influencing ways in which business, society, and government work and function throughout the globe, bringing many changes to everyday life, in a process commonly termed the "information revolution." This book paints a picture of the state of the information revolution today-in its technological, business and financial, governmental, and social and cul......
ISBN: 0833028502, 9780833028501
Authors: Richard Hundley, Robert H. Anderson, Tora K. Bikson, James A. Dewar, Jerrold D. Green, Martin C. Libicki, C. Richard Neu
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: consequences, proceedings, international, conference, social, economic, course, information, revolution, political, global
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

RAND has embarked on a three-year effort, sponsored by the National Intelligence Council's Strategic Estimates Program, to chart the course of changes brought about by the information revolution over the next 10 to 20 years. As a first step, RAND convened in November 1999 an international conference on political/governmental, business/financial, and social/cultural trends. Across the diverse confe......
ISBN: 0309048370, 9780309048378
Authors: richard A. Rettig, Laurence E. Earley,, Richard A. Merrill, Editors; Committee To Study The Use Of Advisory Committees, Institute Of Medicine
Source: www.nap.edu
Keywords: committees, advisory, administration, drug, food
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

Like many other agencies of the federal government, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) relies extensively on external advisory committees for independent scientific and technical advice.Recognizing that the existing advisory committee system is essentially sound, this volume recommends ways of enhancing the use of these committees in the evaluation of drugs, biological materials, and medical d......
ISBN: 0833024981, 9780833024985
Authors: Paul K. Davis, Richard L. Kugler, Richard Hillestad
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: review, qdr, defense, quadrennial, issues, options, strategic
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

This briefing develops and examines a wide range of strategic options for the defense program and posture. It evaluates them in a new planning framework that considers options for their contributions to contingency capability, environment shaping, and strategic adaptiveness. The options developed range from evolutionary development of the current forces to options involving substantial reengineeri......
Authors: Richard Henry Ball, Richard G. Salter, Stephen H. Dole, B. Frederich, Morlie Hammer Graubard, W. E. Mooz, R. A. Papetti, G. Richards
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: plant, siting, power, planning, electricity, quandary, california
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

An analysis of California's need for long-range planning for electric power plants.The "quandary" is over how to construct enough power plants to meet projected future electricity demand without undue environmental pollution, radioactivity hazard, and depletion of resources.Besides measures to slow the growth in electricity demand, the state needs to establish an agency to ensure that legitimate d......
Authors: Albert P. Williams, Grace M. Carter, Alvin J. Harman, Emmett B. Keeler, Willard G. Manning, C. Richard Neu, L. Pearce, Richard A. Rettig
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: research, biomedical, federal, analysis, policy
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

An essay addressing two questions:First, is it possible to perform analysis--cost benefit analysis--that will provide answers to the questions of how much and where the federal government should make its investment in biomedical research?Second, if outright answers are not possible, is it possible to perform analysis that will lead to better informed judgments as to how much, where, and in what ma......
ISBN: 0833031287, 9780833031280
Authors: Richard Hundley, Robert H. Anderson, Tora K. Bikson, Maarten Botterman, Jonathan Cave, C. Richard Neu, Michelle Norgate, Renee Cordes
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: international, conference, proceedings, europe, information, revolution, future
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

This report contains the proceedings of a conference focused on the information revolution in Europe, that was held in Limelette, Belgium, in April 2001. Participants in this conference argued that the information revolution is following a somewhat different course inEurope than in America:the process of creative destruction by which new technologies and business paradigms replace their predecesso......
Authors: Stuart S. Olmsted, Kristen V. Khanna, Erina M. Ng, Steven T. Whitten, Owen N. Johnson, Richard B. Markham, Richard A. Cone, Thomas R. Moench
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: associated, cell, hiv, mouse, model, transmission, prevents, immobilizes, kills, human, leukocytes, low
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

Background: Both cell-associated and cell-free HIV virions are present in semen and cervical secretions of HIV-infected individuals. Thus, topical microbicides may need to inactivate both cell-associated and cell-free HIV to prevent sexual transmission of HIV/AIDS. To determine if the mild acidity of the healthy vagina and acid buffering microbicides would prevent transmission by HIV-infected leuk......
ISBN: 0833033182, 9780833033185
Authors: Charles T. Kelley, Paul K. Davis, Bruce W. Bennett, Elwyn Harris, Richard Hundley, Eric V. Larson, Richard Mesic, Michael D. Miller
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: operational, goals, rsquo, review, quadrennial, defense, metrics
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

The Department of Defense has adopted an approach to defense planning that is based on capabilities rather than specific scenarios or threats. It is using this approach for transforming the U.S. military to meet newly emerging national security challenges. The recent Quadrennial Defense Review highlighted what it called six operational goals for the focus of the transformation: o Project and susta......
(Total 136 ) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Next