Lakota Woman

Lakota Woman by Mary Crow Dog, Richard Erdoes
English | November 18th, 2014 | ASIN: B00V8SSBCM, ISBN: 0802145426, 0060973897, 0942688953 | 290 Pages | EPUB | 4.60 MB
Mary Brave Bird grew up fatherless in a one-room cabin, without running water or electricity, on the Rosebud Indian Reservation in South Dakota. Rebelling against the aimless drinking, punishing missionary school, narrow strictures for women, and violence and hopeless of reservation life, she joined the new movement of tribal pride sweeping Native American communities in the sixties and seventies.

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Optimization and Dynamics with Their Applications

Optimization and Dynamics with Their Applications: Essays in Honor of Ferenc Szidarovszky By Akio Matsumoto
English | PDF | 2017 | 353 Pages | ISBN : 9811042136 | 9 MB
This book presents a variety of advanced research papers in optimization and dynamics written by internationally recognized researchers in these fields. As an example of applying optimization in sport, it introduces a new method for finding the optimal bat sizes in baseball and softball.

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Children in the Anthropocene Rethinking Sustainability and Child Friendliness in Cities

Children in the Anthropocene: Rethinking Sustainability and Child Friendliness in Cities By Karen Malone
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 294 Pages | ISBN : 1137430907 |13.84 MB
This book elaborates the need, in a rapidly urbanizing world, for recognition of the ecological communities we inhabit in cities and for the development of an ethics for all entities (human and non-human) in this context. Children and their entangled relations with the human and more-than-human world are located centrally to the research on cities in Bolivia and Kazakhstan, which investigates the future challenges of the Anthropocene.

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