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- Briefing on the situation in Afghanistan. Regehr, Ernie // Ploughshares Monitor;12/1/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p1
The article presents a discussion on the situation in Afghanistan adapted in the article that was presented to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development in Ottawa, Ontario on November 8, 2006.
- The Outlook for the Economy and Inflation, and the Case for Federal Reserve Independence. Yellen, Janet L. // FRBSF Economic Letter;3/29/2010, Vol. 2010 Issue 10, p1
The article provides an outlook for the U.S. economy and inflation and discusses the case for Federal Reserve independence, adapted from a presentation made by the president and chief executive officer (CEO) of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco to Town Hall Los Angeles in California on...
- Kosovo: Unraveling the Knot. Mason, Whit // World Policy Journal;Fall2006, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p87
The article discusses the conditions of Kosovo, Serbia, after the 1998 Civil War, adapted from the book "Peace at Any Price: How the World Failed Kosovo," by Ian King and Whit Mason.
- The second lives club. Schwarzbaum, Lisa // Entertainment Weekly;11/08/96, Issue 352, p59
Suggests four novels worth reading that have been made into movies. Truman Capote's `The Grass Harp'; Thomas Hardy's `Jude the Obscure'; `The Chamber,' by John Grisham; `The First Wives Club,' by Olivia Goldsmith.
- Why good enough beats best: Or, if they were so clever, why weren't they rich? Bigio, Robert // Flutist Quarterly;Summer2008, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p30
The article presents a discussion of ingenious inventions of the 19th century, adapted from a presentation given at the National Flute Association (NFA) 2007 Convention in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
- Antitrust Regime Takes Shape. // China Business Review;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p18
The article presents a discussion of antitrust regime, adapted from a report that first appeared in "China Market Intelligence."
- Magnitudes and Mechanisms of Shoot-damage Compensation in Annual Species of Linum (Linaceae) in Iowa. King, Elizabeth G.; Eckhart, Vincent M.; Mohl, Emily C. // American Midland Naturalist;Jan2008, Vol. 159 Issue 1, p200
The effect of shoot damage on plant performance depends partly on a plant's ability to recover by growth compensation. Plant populations in tallgrass prairie likely experience, or historically experienced, high risks of damage and therefore might be expected to have evolved significant...
- Short subjects. Nathan, Paul // Publishers Weekly;12/5/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 49, p22
Reports on developments concerning the television or motion picture adaptations of various books. Television or theater adaptation of Noreen Ayres' books `A World the Color of Salt' and `The Carcass Trade'; Christmas showing of the television adaptation of the book `A Christmas Romance,' by...
- THE ISLAND THAT TIME FORGOT. Sanderson, Eric W. // New York;4/20/2009, Vol. 42 Issue 13, p48
The article presents a discussion of Manhattan, New York, adapted from the book "Mannahatta: A Natural History of New York City," by Eric W. Sanderson.