World Library  

25 Most Recent Publications (Author Community)


 
  • Cover Image

The Mardons and the Pandemic

By: Austin Mardon, Editor; Catherine Mardon, Editor

Written by Mohathir Sheikh, Hannah Cho, Mya Colwell, Maisha Fahmida, Janani Rajendra, Neya Soraya, Gillyan Xu with editing by Alyssa Kulchisky and graphic design by Amy Zhao. In this book, Austin and Catherine delve into their background, and reflect on how the covid-19 pandemic has changed their lives as people with disabilities. Both share their individual hardships they faced due to their respective mental health issues, as well as the overall effect it had on their f...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Racialization of Coronavirus and Hate Crimes

By: Austin Mardon, Editor; Catherine Mardon, Editor

Written Fatima Arshad Syed, Faried Nasir and Yvette Mae with graphic design by Ethan Gabriel Saldana. In these turbulent times, xenophobic tendencies have taken root against specific minority groups around the globe. What this book aims to do is to explain the racialization of COVID-19 from a historical and sociological lens—exploring the history of hate crimes and how they can explain and possibly help combat the difficulties of COVID-19 bigotry.

Read More
  • Cover Image

A Pinch of Salt: Harm Reduction in the Pandemic

By: Austin Mardon, Editor; Catherine Mardon, Editor

Written by Samira Sunderji, Hannah Cho, Khushi Rathod, and Neha Sarova with graphic design by Ethan Gabriel. It is important to acknowledge how far research has come within the last few years and how salt has played a role in the SARS outbreak, the H1N1 virus outbreak, and now, COVID-19. Each new approach, study, trial, and prototype brings us a step closer to finding a treatment and cure for the global health crisis of the century. Salt and its extensive history, dating...

Read More
  • Cover Image

3D Printing PPE in the Age of COVID-19

By: Austin Mardon, Editor; Austin Mardon, Editor

Written by Olsen Chan, Armita Yousefi, Maisha Fahmida, and Anushka Hasija with graphic design by Laura Aisenstat. With the spread of COVID-19, the demand for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) has surged in the past several months. As governments from around the world attempt to contain the spread of the virus, global supply chains have been disrupted, thereby contributing to the widespread shortages of PPE. In order to meet this growing demand of PPE, many people have ...

Read More
  • Cover Image

COVID-19 and Robotics

By: Austin Mardon, Editor; Catherine Mardon, Editor

Written by Nicholas Lum, Maria Xiao and Danaeya Wolfe with graphic design by Laura Aisenstat. Throughout this book, we aim to provide information on robotics within the context of the current COVID-19 pandemic situation, as well as how robotics can play a role in everyday life. We also want to call attention to the current state of research, healthcare, and policy, and how it has impacted our response to COVID-19.

Read More
  • Cover Image

COVID-19 Through the Lens of an Individual with ASD: A Case Study

By: Austin Mardon, Editor; Catherine Mardon, Editor

Written by Mehvish Masood, Anne Fang, Maria Gonzalez, Olivia Meagan Wik, James Fischer with graphic design by Josh Harnack. COVID-19 has been destructive to the lives of many, especially for neurodivergent individuals. This book follows a young man diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and the unseen challenges he has faced both inside and outside of this pandemic. The intent of this book is to emphasize that neurotypical individuals and individuals diagnosed wit...

Read More
  • Cover Image

From Knowledge to Needle

By: Austin Mardon, Editor; Catherine Mardon, Editor

Written by Evangelea Touliopoulos, Ivan Quan, Ivy Quan, Jenny Gao with graphic design by Clare Dalton. As COVID-19 pandemic ravages the globe, eyes turn to vaccines as the most effective way to end the public health emergency. With the strict timeline set by the ever-deteriorating state of global health, COVID-19 vaccine development has seen some of the fastest, most innovative advances in the history of immunology. As our most powerful tool in returning us to the normal...

Read More
  • Cover Image

COVID-19 and the Environment

By: Austin Mardon, Editor; Catherine Mardon, Editor

Written by Ching Yuan, Chitrini Tandoran, Tenzin Yehshopa with graphic design by Fariha Khan. As the world settles into life amid the pandemic, and adjusts to the changes brought about by the lockdown, there is no question that the COVID-19 pandemic has brought with it tremendous change to the world as we know it. The question of immediate concern is how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting our present environment. Human activity is inextricable from the environment we liv...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Education during COVID-19

By: Austin Mardon, Editor; Catherine Mardon, Editor

Written by Jiahui Luo, Janani Rajendra, Mariann Roberts, Nicole Rapallo with graphic design by Fariha Khan. The year 2020 has undoubtedly been one of the most eventful years, to say the least. A virus outbreak that started in Wuhan, China in December 2019, quickly escalated into a global pandemic by march 2020. This outbreak impacted several industries among which was the education industry. Considerable modifications were abruptly made in order to keep up with the chaos...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Under the Weather: COVID-19 Biosocial System Dynamics

By: Austin Mardon, Editor; Catherine Mardon, Editor

Written by Tina Wu, Grace Lethbridge, Lily Liu, Miray Maher with graphic design by Jacob Rose. When a novel coronavirus hit the wet markets of China in December 2019, the world was not prepared. The virus spread like wildfire and within a few months, it had gone global. The pathophysiology of COVID-19 garners much attention in healthcare settings, but illness is not limited to its biological impact—the pandemic’s effects are a mosaic of social, economic, political, envir...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Pandemics: A History

By: Austin Mardon, Editor; Catherine Mardon, Editor

Written by Alex Elvidge, Mya Colwell, Sriraam Sivichandran, Michael Tang, Catherine Marson with graphic design by Jacob Rose. If there has been one constant throughout the history of human life, it’s disease. Disease-causing pathogens have always been present in our world and will undoubtedly continue to exist for the foreseeable future. This book examines the history of major plagues and pandemics from the 5th century CE to the present-day COVID-19 crisis. Each chapter ...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Healthcare Automation in Covid-19

By: Austin Mardon, Editor; Catherine Mardon, Editor

Written by Sharon He, Salman Ali, Iqra Chaudhry, Amy Paul with graphic design by Kiran Rai. The effects of COVID-19 are widespread, with significant impacts on research, politics, technology, and more. With the increasing use of robotics and artificial intelligence, its effects on the healthcare industry are here to stay. This book explores these technological advancements through the emergence of healthcare automation during COVID-19.

Read More
  • Cover Image

Captain Quark and the Time Cheaters : Donald Trump's Favorite Sci-...

By: William Shatspeare

Universes are colliding. Characters from a tangle of universes—Star Trek, Marvel Comics, Star Wars, Harry Potter, DC Comics, Middle Earth and more—are colliding in a reality that has gone mad.The evil, orange-skinned usurper, Uranus Blowhard, has hypnotized Amerricans with his mind-numbing MAGA chant. Blowhard is determined to collect the Time Cheaters that will make him the most powerful roach motel tycoon in the Infiniverse. The only thing standing in Blowhard’s way is...

"Once you delve into the illusions of orthodox history—such as, who deserves credit for discovering Amerrica—you will understand how the past can change, because..." Muddle’s pulse quickened, " ...you will have changed it!" Muddle fell back a step and held his breath. He had dropped his bombshell. The professor exhaled slowly and agonizingly. Down and down sank his chest and with it went Muddle's hopes. Instead of erupting into riotous applause Muddle's students looked ...

Read More
  • Cover Image

The Misinformation of COVID-19

By: Austin Mardon, Editor; Catherine Mardon, Editor

Written by Angela Kazmierczak, Hannah Schepian, Jake Schepian, Daniel Sperling, with graphic design by Kiran Rai and Josh Harnack. Misinformation isn’t a stranger to Canadians; it has been a slippery friend in need of boundaries for a long time. Since COVID-19 has appeared, its laid its fatal blow . . . Now, we’re countering this communication bacterium one squirt of sanitizer at a time

Read More
  • Cover Image

Roles of Technology During COVID-19

By: Austin Mardon, Editor

Written by Kanishtrayen Baskaran, Swati Anant, Nicholas Hamzea, Annie Li with graphic design done by Amy Zhao. The COVID-19 pandemic has had devastating impacts on every functional aspect of society, with hundreds of thousands dead and millions more infected in just a few short months. Although many countries and regions, such as Canada and most of Europe, have shown significant decreases in the number of active cases, the pandemic is far from over and, on a global level...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Am ajuns în Rai! Fotojurnal instantaneu din Polinezia Franceză

By: Florentin Smarandache

Am notat în jurnalul polinezian tot timpul, în avioane, în aeroporturi, în mașină, în autobuze, în pirogă, seara la hotel, ziua prin parcuri, în incinta muzeelor, prin restaurante, mergând pe stradă, după cum observam ceva interesant sau îmi venea vreo idee. Parodiindu-l pe Marcel Proust, aș zice: à la recherche du temps futur [în căutarea timpului viitor]: de aceea călătoresc. I wrote in the Polynesian diary all the time, in airplanes, in airports, in the car, in b...

Read More
  • Cover Image

PostDoc în Ţara Soarelui-Răsare. Fotojurnal instantaneu

By: Florentin Smarandache

Prof. univ. dr. Florentin Smarandache, de la Universitatea New Mexico din Statele Unite, descrie în această carte studiile şi cercetările sale ştiinţifice postdoctorale în matematică, precum şi seminariile şi conferinţa internaţională la care a participat în perioada 2012-2014, în Japonia. La Conferinţa Internaţională de Mecatronică, organizată de Universitatea de Agricultură şi Tehnologie din Tokyo în septembrie 2012, precum şi la seminariile susţinute la Universitatea ...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Frate cu meridianele și paralele. Eight Volume

By: Florentin Smarandache

Volumul cuprinde călătoriile autorului în perioada 2013-2014 în Arizona şi New Mexico (Statele Unite ale Americii), la conferinţe ştiinţifice în Madrid şi Salamanca (Spania), iar apoi la familie, prieteni şi colaboratori din România. O addenda fotografică completează jurnalul. The volume includes the author's travels in 2013-2014 in Arizona and New Mexico (United States of America), at scientific conferences in Madrid and Salamanca (Spain), and then with family, frien...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Frate cu meridianele și paralele. Seventh Volume

By: Florentin Smarandache

Volumul cuprinde călătoriile autorului în perioada 2011-2013 la Bucureşti pentru a primi Premiul „Traian Vuia” al Academiei Române, apoi la o conferinţă în Columbus (Ohio), mini-excursii în deşertul din Arizona şi New Mexico, relatarea teribilului său accident de maşină pe autostradă în care putea să-şi piardă viaţa, apoi în România cu o delegaţie de profesori chinezi, şi la conferinţele internaţionale din Istanbul şi Beijing. Addenda fotografică dă culoare acestei carţi...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Din Amazonia în Pampas. Fotojurnal instantaneu din Brazilia și Arg...

By: Florentin Smarandache

Fotojurnalul instantaneu “Din Amazonia în Pampas” relatează o excursie culturală pe ruta: Manaus – Rio de Janeiro – Sao Paolo – Cascadele Iguassu, Sao Paolo – Buenos Aires. “Să iau pulsul vieţii. Să intru în vorbă cu omul obişnuit. Să bat trotuarele ori să stau la o terasă privind trecătorii. Turismul ca un modus vivendi. Ca o adaptare continuă. Ca o aventură culturală. - Cum a fost vacanţa? M-a întrebat un prieten. - Prea scurtă!” (Florentin Smarandache)

Read More
  • Cover Image

A bit of metaphysics

By: Antonio Pinto Renedo

This book aims to seek the mysteries of the universe and understand its metaphysical meaning.

Read More
  • Cover Image

Un poco de metafísica

By: Antonio Pinto Renedo

Este libro tiene como finalidad buscar los misterios del universo y comprender su significado metafísico.

Read More
  • Cover Image

Cititorind. Balmeş. α-Lecturi instante

By: Florentin Smarandache

Un nou jurnal de lecturi instante, intenţional expeditive, marca Florentin Smarandache: acelaşi mozaic de notiţe la prima mână, fără adnotări, fără intervenţii personale sau personalizate, fără judecăţi de valoare asupra lecturilor, fără trimiteri sau analogii savante sau savantlâceşti. La foc de mitralieră, Florentin Smarandache conspectează un braţ de cărţi şi o căciulă de website-uri de conţinut variat şi, cum altfel?!, paradoxal/paradoxist. Cărţi de specialitate se a...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Cititorind. Hic et nunc. α-Lecturi instante

By: Florentin Smarandache

Lecturile ecletice propuse în acest jurnal de lecturi vorbesc, inevitabil, şi despre realizatorul selecţiei, profesorul Florentin Smarandache. Într-o lume academică în care libertatea de expresie are încă suficiente îngrădiri, într-o lume academică încă marcată de un discurs ex cathedra, care persiflează lecturi non-academice sau viziunile alternative, profesorul pare a zeflemisi (şi nu ar fi prima dată): nihil novi nisi commune consensu, unde consensul este deţinut (car...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Cititorind. Nousectomy. α-Lecturi instante

By: Florentin Smarandache

Acest jurnal de lecturi cuprinde notițe mai vechi și mai noi, în română și în engleză. Prima parte antologhează idei din patru autori, ordonați cronologic. Sunt gândurile directe ale acestora, transcrise instant, fără adaosuri subiective. Partea a doua conține notații indirecte pe marginea unor texte publicistice (unele din anii 80 ai secolului trecut, altele transgresând timpurile în căutarea de paradoxuri), sau mărunte comentarii despre câțiva autori. Partea a treia su...

Read More
 
1
Records: 1 - 25 of 25 - Pages: 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.