Download Computers and Education: Towards Educational Change and by Antonio Jose Mendes, Isabel Pereira, Rogerio Costa PDF

By Antonio Jose Mendes, Isabel Pereira, Rogerio Costa

Detect the most recent study at the software of data and verbal exchange applied sciences (ICTs) within the box of schooling. one of the parts lined, the ebook examines the most recent recommendations within the layout, improvement, and review of leading edge academic environments. You’ll additionally observe how ICTs aid targeted schooling, collaborative studying, and distance studying. ultimately, key social features of ICTs in schooling are tested.

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Download Hotel Bosphorus (Kati Hirschel, Book 1) by Esmahan Aykol PDF

By Esmahan Aykol

"What issues is that [Esmahan] Aykol makes use of the style to inform us a bit extra concerning the global than we’re used to listening to from extra advertisement writers."—Newsday

"A excellent novel approximately Istanbul. The Turkish lifestyle, prejudices, males, politics, corruption—Esmahan Aykol writes approximately some of these with a mild and funny touch."—Petros Markaris, writer of Che devoted Suicide and Zone Defence

"Bubbling with hedonism, enthusiasm, love of lifestyles and books, this could be vital studying for these holidaying in Turkey, viewers to Istanbul, and enthusiasts of crime novels."—Hamburger Abendblatt

This debut via a tender Turkish girl novelist is decided in her liked Istanbul. The heroine, Kati Hirschel, is a foreigner and proud proprietor of the single secret book place on the town. whilst the director of a movie starring an old style pal is located murdered in his lodge room, Kati can't withstand the temptation to begin her personal maverick research. in spite of everything, her good friend Petra is the police's significant suspect, and examining all these detective novels should have taught Kati something.

This suspenseful story of homicide encompasses a heroine who's humorous, feisty and undresses males in her brain extra frequently than she would prefer. It makes use of humor, social observation, or even erotic delusion to show Western prejudices approximately Turkey, in addition to Turkish stereotyping of alternative Europeans.

Esmahan Aykol used to be born in 1970 in Edirne, Turkey. She used to be a journalist for a couple of Turkish courses and radio stations. After a stint as a bartender she became to fiction writing. Hotel Bosphorus is her first novel and should be by way of others that includes Kati Hirschel.

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Download The Armenian Rebellion at Van by Justin McCarthy PDF

By Justin McCarthy

Before international conflict I, the traditional urban of Van in southeastern Anatolia had a inhabitants of roughly 100,000 humans, whereas the inhabitants of Van Province was once approximately 500,000. Armenians shaped a wide minority, with Kurdish tribes and Turks within the majority.

The Armenian uprising at Van presents a long-overdue exam of Van from the 1870s to 1919. because the authors country, "The Armenian insurrection used to be a vital part of the nice catastrophe that overcame the folks of the Ottoman East. The slaughter of Muslims that observed the Armenian rebel in Van Province inexorably led first to Kurdish reprisals at the Armenians, then to a basic and mutual bloodbath of the folk of the East."

The activities at Van provide a window into the far-reaching occasions that quickly in different components of Anatolia.

 

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Download The Unwelcome Neighbour: Turkey's Kurdish Policy (Culture by Asa Lundgren PDF

By Asa Lundgren

Asa Lundgren explores Turkish coverage in the direction of northern Iraq from the start of the Nineteen Nineties to the US-led invasion of Iraq in 2003 and attracts very important conclusions concerning the relation among nation-building and international coverage. the writer argues that there's a the most important interaction among the security of nation borders, overseas coverage perform and the development of nationwide id. Turkey's coverage in the direction of northern Iraq over the last decade might be defined as a balancing act the place the integrity of the Turkish-Iraqi border was once firmly defended by way of Ankara, whereas while it was once continuously violated via Turkish army incursions opposed to a perceived Kurdish danger and via the everlasting army presence of the Turkish military on Iraqi territory. The paradoxes of Turkey's coverage can basically be understood within the gentle of an ongoing fight over the definition of Turkish nationwide id. The author's hugely unique proposition is that Ankara's coverage competition to all makes an attempt to wreck up Iraq alongside ethnic strains was once a reflect picture of a priority with the solidarity of the Turkish country kingdom.

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Download Learn JavaFX 8: Building User Experience and Interfaces with by Kishori Sharan PDF

By Kishori Sharan

Examine JavaFX eight exhibits you the way to begin constructing rich-client machine functions utilizing your Java talents and offers complete insurance of JavaFX 8's beneficial properties. each one bankruptcy starts off with an advent to the subject handy, through a step by step dialogue of the subject with small snippets of code. The e-book comprises a variety of figures supporting readers in visualizing the GUI that's outfitted at each step within the dialogue. The publication starts off with an advent to JavaFX and its historical past. It lists the method necessities and the stairs to begin constructing JavaFX purposes. It indicates you ways to create a hi international software in JavaFX, explaining each line of code within the method. Later within the publication, writer Kishori Sharan discusses complicated subject matters resembling 2nd and 3D pictures, charts, FXML, complex controls, and printing. the various complicated controls similar to TableView, TreeTableView and WebView are lined at size in separate chapters. This e-book offers whole and entire insurance of JavaFX eight beneficial properties; makes use of an incremental method of educate JavaFX, assuming no previous GUI wisdom; comprises code snippets, entire courses, and images; covers MVC styles utilizing JavaFX; and covers complex issues reminiscent of FXML, results, changes, charts, photographs, canvas, audio and video, DnD, and extra. So, after studying and utilizing this ebook, you will come away with a entire advent to the JavaFX APIs as present in the recent Java eight platform.

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Download Turkish Foreign Policy: Islam, Nationalism, and by H. Kösebalaban PDF

By H. Kösebalaban

This e-book explores how Turkey's contested nationwide id has affected its overseas policysince the overdue Ottoman period. The booklet takes a constructivist process, announcing that id issues for overseas coverage judgements, however it separates itself from statist methods by way of bringing identification query into family politics.

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