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McGraw-Hill Multimedia Encyclopedia of Science and Technology

Version 2.0

by McGraw-Hill

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by McGraw-Hill Companies .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reference works,
  • Science: General Issues,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Reference,
  • Software - Science - CDROM / PC,
  • Audio Adult: Other

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9973861M
    ISBN 100078530830
    ISBN 109780078530838

    Providing a comprehensive introduction to students, professionals and scholars in this area is a unique challenge because practitioners in these fields must grasp both the principles of science and the principles of science communication while understanding the social contexts of each. Best of all, if after reading an e-book, you buy a paper version of McGraw-Hill Yearbook of Science and Technology, Now in its Fourth Edition, this influential work provides an historical timeline highlighting the key breakthroughs in computer science and technology, as well as clear and concise explanations of the latest technology and its practical applications. Some of the entries have been completely rewritten by new authors, such as those on acquired immune deficiency syndrome, aircraft-collision avoidance system, breast disorders, geological time scale, North America, nuclear magnetic resonance, and radiation chemistry.

    The company also added titles in the fields of aviation, health, and atomic energy. Inthe book company and the F. McGraw Jr. Curtis led the company for three short years before his sudden death in InMcGraw-Hill moved to challenge Pearson Education for the top spot in educational publishing with the acquisition of Tribune Education.

    Established init concentrated on mechanical arts, agriculture, and home economics. Growth and Diversification: While Curtis Benjamin remained chairman of the board and CEO of the book company, Edward Booher, who had joined the company inbecame president in He was succeeded by his brother, Donald C. Note: be sure to keep the yearbooks. In addition, each of the more than articles have been extensively revised, expanded and updated to reflect the latest developments in computer science and technology.


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McGraw-Hill Multimedia Encyclopedia of Science and Technology book

What sets the Encyclopedia apart from other reference sources is the comprehensiveness of each of its entries. Scientist - aided by public relations and public information professionals - must get their stories out, not only to other scientists but also to broader public audiences.

Since the Encyclopedia is used primarily by non-specialists, care has been given to structure the articles such that the reader has ready access to the key concepts of the field.

Thus began the relegation of Whittlesey House to juvenile titles. The proliferation of media technology and the popularity of the Internet help some keep up with these developments but also make it more likely others fall further behind.

The two companies, however, were still distinct, entities: the magazines that formed the chief interests of both and supplied articles for many of the books remained separate concerns.

In its attempt to weather the communications revolution, McGraw-Hill had undergone three major reorganizations in four years, resulting in an organization centered around 14 market-focus groups. Inas World War I broke out in Europe, Hill moved his company into an air-conditioned building in New York City, one specially constructed to house his publications and their printing facilities.

Atomic Energy Commission to produce an eight-volume compilation of scientific reference materials that was presented at the first International Conference on the Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy at Geneva in August Despite his reservations, Harold McGraw approved of the direction in which Dionne was taking the company; inHarold McGraw became chairman emeritus and Dionne added the title of chairman to those of president and CEO.

Funding agencies increasingly expect their grantees to engage in outreach and education, and such activity can be seen as both a survival strategy and an ethical imperative for taxpayer-supported, university-based research. Among the hallmarks of the Encyclopedia are the numerous cross references to related articles - more than 60, in this edition - that not only allow the reader to acquire background information, or to study in greater depth, but also help illuminate the context of the material and broader connections among topics.

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When the publisher began Locomotive Engineering inHill was his choice for editor. McGraw was an advertising salesman for the American Railway Publishing Company inwhere he rose to vice-president by Now in its Fourth Edition, this influential work provides an historical timeline highlighting the key breakthroughs in computer science and technology, as well as clear and concise explanations of the latest technology and its practical applications.

This concentration of interests, along with the enlargement of the book company, now a subsidiary of McGraw-Hill Publishing, made McGraw-Hill the largest technical publisher in the world at that time. Also new to the Tenth Edition is a companion website that will provide selected updates to the Encyclopedia along with additional material such as special graphics and illustrations.

The revision of the Encyclopedia has taken place over a five year period. Inthe book company opened a book-export department, which by had a foreign-language translation office. Recognized as an award-winning gateway to scientific knowledge, AccessScience is an amazing online resource that contains high-quality reference material written specifically for students.

After the two men persuaded their bosses, a coin toss decided whose name would come first in naming the new company, the loser becoming president. The short bibliographies at the end of each article have been revised, and the study guides have been expanded to cover 15 major scientific disciplines such as agriculture, electronics, and environmental science.

Encompassing far more than mere definitions, each article elaborates on a topic giving a remarkable breadth and depth of coverage. Best of all, if after reading an e-book, you buy a paper version of McGraw-Hill Yearbook of Science and Technology, During the next two years, Malcolm Muir failed to get along with the McGraw family; inhe left to run Newsweek magazine, and James H.A tradition of excellence continues with the long-awaited Tenth Edition of McGraw-Hill's Encyclopedia of Science & Technology The definitive source for keeping up with the amazing changes in science and technology - complete with more than 1, new and updated articles Free supplemental website available to all users!

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The content is also available via a subscription to McGraw-Hill Education's website. There is also a one-volume McGraw-Hill Concise Encyclopedia of Science and Technology based on the full set. McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology, 11th Edition is a major revision, with 2, new and thoroughly revised entries, and updates on more than 7, entries.

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