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The Politics of International Health: The Children's Vaccine Initiative and the Struggle to Develop Vaccines for the Third World
The Politics of International Health: The Children's Vaccine Initiative and the Struggle to Develop Vaccines for the Third World

Tracing the history of the Children's Vaccine Initiative (CVI), this book examines its successes and failures in promoting the development of both new and improved vaccines for the Third World. The CVI has achieved many successes, including making vaccination a top international public sector pri...

Reliability of the CVI range: A functional vision assessment for children with cortical visual impairment.
Reliability of the CVI range: A functional vision assessment for children with cortical visual impairment.

Children identified as visually impaired under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) need to have a functional vision assessment to determine how the visual impairment affects educational performance. Most current functional vision assessments have been based on the needs of chil...

Battle for Grace: A Memoir of Pain, Redemption and Impossible Love
Battle for Grace: A Memoir of Pain, Redemption and Impossible Love

Battle for Grace is about a seven-year-old girl who sees Funny Girl and has a dream. To act, to dance and to sing.It's also about how she becomes a woman whose life is virtually destroyed by a crippling mystery illness and how she fights the institutions that failed her. A woman who has lived a...

Advances in Cryogenic Engineering, Vol. 41, Part B
Advances in Cryogenic Engineering, Vol. 41, Part B

The Hyatt Regency Hotel, Columbus, Ohio was the venue for the 1995 Cryogenic Engineering Conference. The meeting was held jointly with the International Cryogenic Materials Conference. Jim Peeples, of CVI, Inc., was conference chairman. Columbus is the home of the Battelle Memorial Institute, a p...

Noninvasive Peripheral Arterial Diagnosis
Noninvasive Peripheral Arterial Diagnosis

"Noninvasive Peripheral Arterial Diagnosis" is the newest definitive text on the current techniques used in assessing vascular disorders. Readers will receive authoritative information and will be guided through the establishment and accreditation of a vascular laboratory and introduced to the ph...

Sehstorungen bei Kindern: Diagnostik und Fruhforderung (German Edition)
Sehstorungen bei Kindern: Diagnostik und Fruhforderung (German Edition)

Dieses Buch beschä-ftigt sich mit der Entwicklung und den Stö-rungen der visuellen Wahrnehmung bei Kindern. Die einzelnen Kapitel befassen sich mit der Organisation und Funktionsweise des Zentralnervensystems, insbesondere des visuellen Systems und der Okulomotorik, der Entwicklung der ve...

Choices
Choices

More than a quarter of a million people have completed the Core Values Index(CVI), and they have received a description of their most innate unchanging nature. They acknowledge the CVI as the first instrument to give them a real understanding of who they really are. Now in Choices, the creator of...

Current Trends in the Physics of Materials: Proceedings of the International School of Physics Enrico Fermi, Course Cvi 20 June-
Current Trends in the Physics of Materials: Proceedings of the International School of Physics Enrico Fermi, Course Cvi 20 June-

The last ten years have witnessed considerable developments in new materials and in experimental techniques for their preparation, characterization and study. Various new fundamental phenomena have been discovered and new directions for applications have come to life - e.g. quantum wells and supe...

Ordinary Man, Extraordinary Mission: The Life and Work of E. Stanley Jones
Ordinary Man, Extraordinary Mission: The Life and Work of E. Stanley Jones

2007 John Pollock Award for Christian Biography (Beeson Divinity School, Samford University)For more than half a century, E. Stanley Jones (1884-1973) was arguably the most widely known and universally admired Christian missionary and evangelist of the twentieth century. He went to India as a mis...

Electrostatic Motors: Their History, Types and Principles of Operation
Electrostatic Motors: Their History, Types and Principles of Operation

The most authoritative and comprehensive book on the subject of using high voltage electric charge to power a motor. The book shows the type of electrostatic motor that was first invented by Ben Franklin in 1748. It also reviews and illustrates electric pendulum motors, electric wind motors, Fran...