An Inquiry Into the Plans Progress and Policy of the American Mining CompaniesAn Inquiry Into the Plans Progress and Policy of the American Mining Companies

By these costly means and this laborious process , the ore was at length obtained
, and here the business of the American miner has hitherto terminated . The ores
were sold at the pit's mouth to the smelter , or amalgamator . The expenses of ...

Author: Benjamin Disraeli


ISBN: BL:A0024337373


Page: 135

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Promises Or ProgressPromises Or Progress

The MINER Act One Year Later : Hearing Before the Subcommittee on
Employment and Workplace Safety of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor
, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, First
Session, ...

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Subcommittee on Employment and Workplace Safety


ISBN: PSU:000065525708


Page: 56

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A Survey of Insect Problems and the Research Progress in General AMericaA Survey of Insect Problems and the Research Progress in General AMerica

At present , no work on the leaf miner is in progress , since this insect is scarce in
nature due to the rainy season . They have tried to rear this insect on living coffee
plants , but have not been successful . When the rearing method of the insect in ...


Publisher: Bib. Orton IICA / CATIE




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Data Mining and Decision SupportData Mining and Decision Support

analysts to better understand and standardize the knowledge discovery process ,
which would - as a side effect - demonstrate to prospective customers that data
mining was sufficiently mature to be adopted as a key element of their business .

Author: Dunja Mladenic

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1402073887


Page: 275

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Data mining deals with finding patterns in data that are by user-definition, interesting and valid. It is an interdisciplinary area involving databases, machine learning, pattern recognition, statistics, visualization and others. Decision support focuses on developing systems to help decision-makers solve problems. Decision support provides a selection of data analysis, simulation, visualization and modeling techniques, and software tools such as decision support systems, group decision support and mediation systems, expert systems, databases and data warehouses. Independently, data mining and decision support are well-developed research areas, but until now there has been no systematic attempt to integrate them. Data Mining and Decision Support: Integration and Collaboration, written by leading researchers in the field, presents a conceptual framework, plus the methods and tools for integrating the two disciplines and for applying this technology to business problems in a collaborative setting.

One Pilgrim s ProgressOne Pilgrim s Progress

And I believe we can further enhance any team process by adding prayer and
seeking the Lord's guidance. I have mentioned Dr. James Miner previously as
our primary nutritionist, but Dr. Miner was also our senior vice president of live ...

Author: Lonnie Pilgrim

Publisher: Thomas Nelson

ISBN: 9781418517014


Page: 256

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Bo Pilgrim had no college education, but he did have a big dose of Texas courage and a heavenly calling that led him to start his own business after World War II. Reggie Wallace, who worked with Pilgrim for fifty years, describes it this way: "All we had in the beginning was a two-wheel buggy, a shovel, some burlap sacks, and Bo's big ideas." Today, Pilgrim's Pride is a multi-billion-dollar enterprise that employs more than 40,000 people and processes 30 million chickens a week. In One Pilgrim's Progress, Pilgrim shares the essential values he learned as a boy that are the foundation of his business success.

Department of the Interior and Related Agencies Appropriations for 1991Department of the Interior and Related Agencies Appropriations for 1991

The Bureau has aggressively pursued research on using computer assisted
technologies in mining Progress has ... for machine controt computer control of a
mining system . diagnostics systems for a continuous miner , and detection of the

Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Dept. of the Interior and Related Agencies


ISBN: STANFORD:36105119532120



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Lisette s ListLisette s List

Miners of progress were paid by the distance we picked in a day. One meter was
a good day.” Louise waved her hand as though she were sweeping away a fly. “
All right, all right, Maurice. They don't need to know that. You will have to excuse

Author: Susan Vreeland

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9780812996852


Page: 448

View: 714

From Susan Vreeland, bestselling author of such acclaimed novels as Girl in Hyacinth Blue, Luncheon of the Boating Party, and Clara and Mr. Tiffany, comes a richly imagined story of a woman’s awakening in the south of Vichy France—to the power of art, to the beauty of provincial life, and to love in the midst of war. In 1937, young Lisette Roux and her husband, André, move from Paris to a village in Provence to care for André’s grandfather Pascal. Lisette regrets having to give up her dream of becoming a gallery apprentice and longs for the comforts and sophistication of Paris. But as she soon discovers, the hilltop town is rich with unexpected pleasures. Pascal once worked in the nearby ochre mines and later became a pigment salesman and frame maker; while selling his pigments in Paris, he befriended Pissarro and Cézanne, some of whose paintings he received in trade for his frames. Pascal begins to tutor Lisette in both art and life, allowing her to see his small collection of paintings and the Provençal landscape itself in a new light. Inspired by Pascal’s advice to “Do the important things first,” Lisette begins a list of vows to herself (#4. Learn what makes a painting great). When war breaks out, André goes off to the front, but not before hiding Pascal’s paintings to keep them from the Nazis’ reach. With German forces spreading across Europe, the sudden fall of Paris, and the rise of Vichy France, Lisette sets out to locate the paintings (#11. Find the paintings in my lifetime). Her search takes her through the stunning French countryside, where she befriends Marc and Bella Chagall, who are in hiding before their flight to America, and acquaints her with the land, her neighbors, and even herself in ways she never dreamed possible. Through joy and tragedy, occupation and liberation, small acts of kindness and great acts of courage, Lisette learns to forgive the past, to live robustly, and to love again. Praise for Lisette’s List “Vreeland’s love of painters and painting, her meticulous research and pitch-perfect descriptive talents . . . are abundantly evident in her new novel.”—The Washington Post “This historical novel’s . . . great strength is its lovingly detailed setting. . . . Readers will enjoy lingering in the sun-dappled, fruit-scented Provençal landscape that Vreeland brings to life.”—The Boston Globe

Coal Mining Safety in the Progressive PeriodCoal Mining Safety in the Progressive Period

MINER worked in a highly competitive, labor-intensive industry, in which
operators routinely met their competition by ... of the coal-mining safety
movement which defined progress as increased supervision of the miner at the
working face.

Author: William Graebner

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

ISBN: 9780813163192


Page: 256

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Through the first decade of the twentieth century, Americans looked upon industrial accidents with callous disregard; they were accepted as an unfortunate but necessary adjunct to industrial society. A series of mine disasters in December 1907 (including one in Monongah, West Virginia, which took a toll of 361 lives) shook the public, at least temporarily, out of its lethargy. In this award-winning study, author William Graebner traces the development of mine safety reform in the years immediately following these tragic events. Reform activities during the Progressive period centered on the Bureau of Mines and an effort to obtain uniform state legislation; the effect of each was minimal. Mr. Graebner concludes that these idealistic solutions of the time were at once the great hope and the great failure of the Progressive coal-mining safety movement.

The Cambridge Economic History of Modern BritainThe Cambridge Economic History of Modern Britain

Britain had no formal mining schools before the 1850s but it had developed a
highly efficient informal system of ... Under-managers, drawn mainly from the
ranks of working miners, could progress by stages to overall 'captain' status, and

Author: Roderick Floud

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 0521527368


Page: 552

View: 663

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Ai 2004 Advances In Artificial IntelligenceAi 2004 Advances In Artificial Intelligence

This paper presents an improvement ant colony optimization algorithm for mining
classification rule called ACO-Miner. ... Data mining is a progress to extract
implicit, nontrivial, previously unknown and potentially useful information (such
as ...

Author: Geoffrey Webb

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9783540240594


Page: 1272

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 17th Australian Conference on Artificial Intelligence, AI 2004, held in Cairns, Australia, in December 2004. The 78 revised full papers and 62 revised short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 340 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on agents; biomedical applications; computer vision, image processing, and pattern recognition; ontologies, knowledge discovery and data mining; natural language and speech processing; problem solving and reasoning; robotics; and soft computing.

Hydraulic mining D bris in the Sierra NevadaHydraulic mining D bris in the Sierra Nevada

... and clay — was excavated by the miners The latest estimate that makes use of
first - hand and started toward or down the ... of the earlier estimates were
complete knowledge that the field remaining made during the progress of the
mining .

Author: Grove Karl Gilbert


ISBN: UOM:39015026502867


Page: 154

View: 909

Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful KnowledgePenny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

... them there are trivance are necessary at every step of the miner's progress , in
many coal - fields extremely productive ... From the geoknowledge in mining ,
there is a wide scope for the applica- logical indications of cual and the known ...



ISBN: WISC:89094393394



View: 306

V.1-20 are, like missing vols. 21-26, also freely available online at the the China-America Digital Academic Library (CADAL), & can be accessed with the following individual urls: Note: Click to view v.1 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.2 via CADAL Note: Click to view v.3 via CADAL Note: Click to view v.4 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.5 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.6 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.7 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.8 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.9 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.10 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.11 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.12 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.13 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.14 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.15 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.16 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.17 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.18 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.19 via CADAL. -- Note: Click to view v.20 via CADAL.

Progress in Applications of Boolean FunctionsProgress in Applications of Boolean Functions

itemset mining.This algorithm is based on the LCM (Linear time Closed itemset
Miner)[20], one of the most efficient state-of-the-art techniques for itemset mining.
The LCM over ZDDs algorithm can directlygeneratecompact outputdata ...

Author: Tsutomu Sasao

Publisher: Morgan & Claypool Publishers

ISBN: 9781608451814


Page: 139

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This book brings together five topics on the application of Boolean functions. They are 1. Equivalence classes of Boolean functions: The number of n-variable functions is large, even for values as small as n = 6, and there has been much research on classifying functions. There are many classifications, each with their own distinct merit. 2. Boolean functions for cryptography: The process of encrypting/decrypting plain text messages often depends on Boolean functions with specific properties. For example, highly nonlinear functions are valued because they are less susceptible to linear attacks. 3. Boolean differential calculus: An operation analogous to taking the derivative of a real-valued function offers important insight into the properties of Boolean functions. One can determine tests or susceptibility to hazards. 4. Reversible logic: Most logic functions are irreversible; it is impossible to reconstruct the input, given the output. However, Boolean functions that are reversible are necessary for quantum computing, and hold significant promise for low-power computing. 5. Data mining: The process of extracting subtle patterns from enormous amounts of data has benefited from the use of a graph-based representation of Boolean functions. This has use in surveillance, fraud detection, scientific discovery including bio-informatics, genetics, medicine, and education. Written by experts, these chapters present a tutorial view of new and emerging technologies in Boolean functions. Table of Contents: Equivalence Classes of Boolean Functions / Boolean Functions for Cryptography / Boolean Differential Calculus / Synthesis of Boolean Functions in Reversible Logic / Data Mining Using Binary Decision Diagrams

Reports on the Progress of Applied ChemistryReports on the Progress of Applied Chemistry

Vith Int . Miner . Process . Congr . , 1963 , p . 541 ( 21 ) Linke , W . F . , & Booth , R
. B . , Paper to AIME Convention , 1959 , 14 pp . ( Stamford , Conn . : American
Cyanamid Co . ) ( 22 ) La Mer , V . K . , & Healy , T . W . , Rev . pure appl . Chem .

Author: Society of Chemical Industry (Great Britain)


ISBN: UOM:39015067306376



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Introduction to Data Mining and Its ApplicationsIntroduction to Data Mining and Its Applications

The recent progress and development of data mining and data warehousing has
made available powerful data mining and data warehousing systems. Many
successful data mining systems can handle very large data files like the Web log

Author: S. Sumathi

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9783540343509


Page: 828

View: 387

This book explores the concepts of data mining and data warehousing, a promising and flourishing frontier in data base systems and new data base applications and is also designed to give a broad, yet in-depth overview of the field of data mining. Data mining is a multidisciplinary field, drawing work from areas including database technology, AI, machine learning, NN, statistics, pattern recognition, knowledge based systems, knowledge acquisition, information retrieval, high performance computing and data visualization. This book is intended for a wide audience of readers who are not necessarily experts in data warehousing and data mining, but are interested in receiving a general introduction to these areas and their many practical applications. Since data mining technology has become a hot topic not only among academic students but also for decision makers, it provides valuable hidden business and scientific intelligence from a large amount of historical data. It is also written for technical managers and executives as well as for technologists interested in learning about data mining.

From Development to DictatorshipFrom Development to Dictatorship

Miners,. Housewives,. and. the. Hostage. Crisis. at. Siglo. XX. Central to the
Alliance for Progress in Bolivia was the idea that ... Indian and miner blood was
shed at Irupata in the name of rapid modernization, and Kennedy officials
consistently ...

Author: Thomas C. Field

Publisher: Cornell University Press

ISBN: 9780801470448


Page: 296

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During the most idealistic years of John F. Kennedy’s Alliance for Progress development program, Bolivia was the highest per capita recipient of U.S. foreign aid in Latin America. Nonetheless, Washington’s modernization programs in early 1960s Bolivia ended up on a collision course with important sectors of the country’s civil society, including radical workers, rebellious students, and a plethora of rightwing and leftwing political parties. In From Development to Dictatorship, Thomas C. Field Jr. reconstructs the untold story of USAID’s first years in Bolivia, including the country’s 1964 military coup d’état. Field draws heavily on local sources to demonstrate that Bolivia’s turn toward anticommunist, development-oriented dictatorship was the logical and practical culmination of the military-led modernization paradigm that provided the liberal underpinnings of Kennedy’s Alliance for Progress. In the process, the book explores several underappreciated aspects of Cold War liberal internationalism: the tendency of "development" to encourage authoritarian solutions to political unrest, the connection between modernization theories and the rise of Third World armed forces, and the intimacy between USAID and CIA covert operations. At the same time, the book challenges the conventional dichotomy between ideology and strategy in international politics, and it engages with a growing literature on development as a key rubric for understanding the interconnected processes of decolonization and the Cold War.