Other Pages: Also See Results in: All Books Online Reading

Engagement Free eBooks (1)

ISBN: 0821382241, 9780821382240
Author: Unknown
Source: publications.worldbank.org
Keywords: india, nigeria, russian, federation, brazil, cases, bank, engagement, state, level, world
Formats: Read Online And/Or Other Formats
Copyrights: Copyrighted

Independent Evaluation Group Studies English; Paperback; 115 pages; 8.375x10.75Published April 21, 2010 by World BankISBN: 978-0-8213-8224-0; SKU: 18224 This report is a pilot cross-country study that summarizes 10 years(1998-2008) of the World Bank’s engagement at the state level inselected large federal countries and combines elements of a countryassistance evaluation and a thematic revi......
Author: Michael D. Miller
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: engagement, missile, ballistic, satellite, geometry
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

This Note describes in mathematical terms the dynamic geometry between a constellation of satellites deployed for ballistic missile defense (BMD) and the missiles the satellites are engaging. Formulas, readily translatable into computer code, are given for such engagement parameters as slant range, closing velocity, and line-of-sight incidence angle in terms of satellite and missile position and v......
ISBN: 1585661813, 9781585661817
Authors: Maj R. Greg Brown, Usaf
Source: aupress.au.af.mil
Keywords: military, strategy, disengagement, preeminence, leave, learning
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

Clausewitz posited centuries ago that “no one starts a war—or rather, no one in his senses ought to do so—without first being clear in his mind what he intends to achieve by that war and how he intends to conduct it.” Centuries later Robert Mandel cautioned that “perhaps the least understood, and certainly the least studied, aspect of war is how they end.” Most recently, in Learning to......
ISBN: 0833041843, 9780833041845
Authors: Laura Zakaras, Julia F. Lowell
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: arts, state, policy, engagement, learning, demand, cultivating
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

To shed light on the decline in demand for the nonprofit arts, the authors describe what it means to cultivate demand for the arts, examine how well U.S. institutions are serving this function, and discuss whether it is in the public interest to make such cultivation a higher priority than it has been in the past. The authors propose that a strong cultural sector is characterized by three conditio......
Authors: Edward O'connell, Cheryl Benard
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: disengagement, prevention, strategy, new
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

The insurgency in Iraq is increasingly carried out by paid-for-hire recruits and youth. The authors of this piece believe that to counter this, U.S. forces must focus their efforts at preventing the enemy foot-soldiers from enjoining the battle and, on the other end, disengaging them — or dissuading, deterring, and turning them when possible. Only such a novel and proactive approach will yie......
Author: Peter Chen
Source: www.e-booksdirectory.com
Keywords: sector, managers, public, guide, engagement, electronic
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: General Copyright

Electronic Engagement: A Guide for Public Sector Managersby Peter ChenPublisher: ANU E Press 2007ISBN-13: 9781921313103Number of pages: 122Description:This guide is written for managers who have an interest in expanding their approach to public engagement, rather than IT professionals. It assesses the value that new communications and computing technology can bring to interactions with a range of ......
ISBN: 0309131065, 9780309131063
Authors: Committee On Strengthening, Expanding The Department Of Defense Cooperative Threat Program
Source: www.nap.edu
Keywords: cooperative, threat, reduction, model, new, security, engagement, global
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

The government's first Cooperative Threat Reduction (CTR) programs were created in 1991 to eliminate the former Soviet Union's nuclear, chemical, and other weapons and prevent their proliferation.The programs have accomplished a great deal: deactivating thousands of nuclear warheads, neutralizing chemical weapons, converting weapons facilities for peaceful use, and redirecting the work of former ......
ISBN: 0833041878, 9780833041876
Authors: James Dobbins, Sarah Harting, Dalia Dassa Kaye
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: conference, report, engagement, containment, iran, confrontation, coping
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

On March 21, 2007, the RAND Corporation held a public conference on Capitol Hill, “Coping with Iran: Confrontation, Containment, or Engagement?” featuring high-level experts and hosted by the director of the RAND International Security and Defense Policy Center. More than 300 guests attended, including former ambassadors, members of Congress and senior staffers, senior journalists, Pen......
ISBN: 0309149932, 9780309149938
Authors: Leighanne Olsen, Robert S. Saunders,, J. Michael Mcginnis, Editors, Rapporteurs; The Learning Health System Series; Institute Of Medicine
Source: www.nap.edu
Keywords: health, system, workshop, summary, learning, engagement, charting, course, citizen, patients
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

As past, current, or future patients, the public should be the health care system's unwavering focus and serve as change agents in its care. Taking this into account, the quality of health care should be judged not only by whether clinical decisions are informed by the best available scientific evidence, but also by whether care is tailored to a patient's individual needs and perspectives. However......
Authors: R. L. Spicer,
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: dogfight, engagements, simulation, computer, maneuver, logic, tactics
Formats:PDF
Copyrights: Copyrighted

A description of maneuver logic for fighter aircraft for computer simulation of one-on-one, close-in air combat.The objective of the logic is to require each aircraft to attempt to achieve a weapon firing opportunity against the other aircraft, primarily within the opponent's rear hemisphere, while denying the opponent any firing opportunities, if possible. The technique used involves directing ea......
(Total 7 ) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Next