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            Seeking Solutions: Maximizing American Talent by Advancing Women of Color in Academia: Summary of a Conference

            Seeking Solutions: Maximizing American Talent by Advancing Women of Color in Academia: Summary of a Conference (Paperback)

            By Research Council, National; Policy and Global Affairs; Committee on Women in Science, Engineering, and Medicine; Committee on Advancing Institutional Transformation for Minority Women in Academia; Edited by Matchett, Karin

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            Presents the summary of a 2013 conference convened by the Committee on Women in Science, Engineering and Medicine of the National Research Council to discuss the current status of women of color in academia.

            ISBN 9780309295918
            Published 15 December 2013 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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            From Generation to Generation: The Health and Well-Being of Children in Immigrant Families

            From Generation to Generation: The Health and Well-Being of Children in Immigrant Families (Hardback)

            By Committee on the Health and Adjustment of Immigrant Children and Families; Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education; Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education; National Research Council and Institute of Medicine; Academy of Sciences, National

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            Explores what we know about the development of white, black, Hispanic, and Asian children and youth from numerous countries of origin. Describing the status of immigrant children and youth as severely understudied, this book both draws on and supplements existing research to char ...

            ISBN 9780309065610
            Published 15 January 1999 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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            Examination of the U.S. Air Force's Aircraft Sustainment Needs in the Future and Its Strategy to Meet Those Needs

            Examination of the U.S. Air Force's Aircraft Sustainment Needs in the Future and Its Strategy to Meet Those Needs (Paperback)

            By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Force Studies Board, Air; Committee on Examination of the U.S. Air Force's Aircraft Sustainment Needs in the Future and Its Strategy to Meet Those Needs

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            The ability of the United States Air Force (USAF) to keep its aircraft operating at an acceptable operational tempo, in wartime and in peacetime, has been important to the Air Force since its inception. This is a much larger issue for the Air Force today, having effectively been ...

            ISBN 9780309215206
            Published 15 October 2011 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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            Investing in the National Research Initiative: An Update of the Competitive Grants Program in the U.S. Department of Agriculture

            Investing in the National Research Initiative: An Update of the Competitive Grants Program in the U.S. Department of Agriculture (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Research Council, National; on Agriculture, Board; Academy of Sciences, National

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            Reaffirms recommendations made by the Board on Agriculture (BA) for the US Department of Agriculture supported competitive grants program in its 1989 report. This book features a discussion of competitively awarded grants as a mechanism to support high-quality research related to ...

            ISBN 9780309052351
            Published 15 January 1994 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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            Enhancing the Effectiveness of Sustainability Partnerships: Summary of a Workshop

            Enhancing the Effectiveness of Sustainability Partnerships: Summary of a Workshop (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Research Council, National; Policy and Global Affairs; Science and Technology for Sustainability Program; Edited by Vollmer, Derek

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            Sustainable development---meeting human needs while nurturing and restoring the planet's life support systems---requires a continuous process of scientific innovation, new knowledge and learning, and collaborative approaches to implementing technologies and policies. To address t ...

            ISBN 9780309129930
            Published 15 July 2010 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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            2009-2010 Assessment of the Army Research Laboratory

            2009-2010 Assessment of the Army Research Laboratory (Paperback)

            By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Assessments Board, Laboratory; Army Research Laboratory Technical Assessment Board

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            Issues for 2013/2014- cataloged as a serial in LC

            ISBN 9780309211406
            Published 15 April 2011 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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            The New Americans: Economic, Demographic, and Fiscal Effects of Immigration

            The New Americans: Economic, Demographic, and Fiscal Effects of Immigration (Hardback)

            By Panel on the Demographic and Economic Impacts of Immigration; on Population, Committee; Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education; Research Council, National; Edited by Smith, James P.

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            Examines what immigrants gain by coming to the United States and what they contribute to the country, the skills of immigrants and those of native-born Americans, and the experiences of immigrant women. This book includes information on topics such as immigration policies and pra ...

            ISBN 9780309063562
            Published 15 January 1999 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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            Small-Area Income and Poverty Estimates: Priorities for 2000 and Beyond

            Small-Area Income and Poverty Estimates: Priorities for 2000 and Beyond (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By on National Statistics, Committee; Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education; Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education; Panel on Estimates of Poverty for Small Geographic Areas; Research Council, National

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            Trends in federal policies for social and economic programs have increased the demand for accurate estimates of income and poverty for states, counties, and even smaller areas. This book from the National Research Council provides guidance for improving the Census Bureau's progra ...

            ISBN 9780309071468
            Published 15 January 2001 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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            Policy Implications of Greenhouse Warming

            Policy Implications of Greenhouse Warming (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Policy Implications of Greenhouse Warming-Synthesis Panel; Committee on Science, Engineering and Public Policy; Academy of Sciences, National; Policy and Global Affairs; Academy of Engineering, National

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            Offers an analysis of the major issues surrounding greenhouse warming, and presents the authoring panel's recommendations for US policy. This book analyzes understanding of greenhouse gas accumulation and its effect on climate; prospects for human, animal, and plant adaptation to ...

            ISBN 9780309044400
            Published 15 January 1991 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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            The Role of Public Agencies in Fostering New Technology and Innovation in Building

            The Role of Public Agencies in Fostering New Technology and Innovation in Building (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Committee on New Technology Innovation in Building; Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Research Council, National; Edited by Dibner, David R.

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            Explores innovation in the US construction-related industries and recommends a strategy for fostering technology. These industries account for about ten percent of the US economy; federal agencies themselves spend some $15 billion annually on construction.

            ISBN 9780309047838
            Published 15 January 1992 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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            Series Studies in Management of Building Technology: A Series
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