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Being Mediatized: 3+8
This book attempts to show McLuhan's tetrad at work in society. It builds an everyday-applicable model that integrates media as metaphors comprising three literary forms (synechdoche, metonymy and... More > irony), which stand in relationship with eight divergent dimensions.
Media make the social environment more diverse in time and space, but limit this diversity because we don't understand their functionality. Secondly, even though it seems as though Facebook profiles are a lesser version of self, self benefits evolutionarily from the extra confrontation with the 'real', making it more diverse (more selves) in time as well as in space.< Less
OPERATIONAL AMPLIFIERS: BASIC CONCEPTS and COOKBOOK
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Understanding Operational Amplifiers (OA) is an important “brain-tool” in a growing number of scientific studies. However the student frequently feels the first approach to OA as a shock.... More > Several textbooks in fact require a great effort before the benefit/cost ratio becomes favorable, e.g. starting with a discouraging introduction on transistors. The transistor is the basic element in OA, but learning its working principle is not necessary for learning OA. In the modern analog electronic circuits, on the other hand, the basic building block is now the OA, not the transistor. Therefore here we start describing the AO and its most important applications, leaving a simplified description of diodes and transistors behavior in an optional Appendix. The goal of this book is to help the novice to acquire familiarity with the essential elements of analog electronics, making possible the understanding of many practical circuits.< Less
75 Assorted Recipes for Eat to Live
The idea of Eat to Live is to eat foods that have a very high nutrition to calorie ratio and avoid foods that don't provide much nutrition for the calories they contain, for example Fruits and... More > vegetables pack the most nutrition, so the diet is based on them. Also a diet high in fibre (as vegan eating usually is) leads to healthier bowel movements.
Eating dense nutrient diet means you will be satisfied with fewer calories and will be able to shed weight effortlessly. With the weight loss comes health benefits.
If a person doesn’t have time to do any extra activity, then the only way to manage weight is by watching what a person might eat and keep it at maintenance intake.
By reducing the amount of saturated fats from our diet, we can improve our health tremendously, especially when it comes to cardiovascular heat.
This Recipe Book will change the way you want to eat. Most of all, though, Eat to live will enable you to lose more weight than you ever thought possible.< Less