416 pages , Penguin , 2011-01-20 A visionary game designer reveals how we can harness the power of games to boost global happiness. With 174 million gamers in the United States alone, we now live in a world where every generation will be a gamer generation. But why, Jane McGonigal asks, should games be used for escapist entertainment alone? In this groundbreaking book, s...[Read More]
213 pages , University of Michigan Press , 2008 Traveling to London, Seoul, and Reyjkavik, the topic of gaming and its effects on people around the world is discussed through a review of its impact on culture, technology, and education around the world.
The purpose of this booklet is to introduce some basic models in ecology based on differential equations. We assume little mathematical background. Readers need to know what the derivative of a function is.
2018-06-08T07:00:00Z Fire in California's Ecosystems describes fire in detail--both as an integral natural process in the California landscape and as a growing threat to urban and suburban developments in the state. Written by many of the foremost authorities on the subject, this comprehensive volume is an ideal authoritative reference tool and the foremost synthesis of knowledge...[Read More]