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2017 Mirovaya Ekonomika i Mezhdunarodnye Otnosheniya  
The first launch of the Safir expendable launch vehicle in a test called Kavoshgar-1 on 4 February 2008 coincided with the inauguration of a new space center west of Tehran.  ...  Brazil signed an agreement with Russia in 2008 to develop a family of launch vehicles based on Russia's new Angara rocket, which will be part of Brazil's Cruzeiro do sul (Southern Cross) program.  ...  This orbit is generally a transfer path after launch to LEO by launch vehicles carrying a payload to GEO. Apogee and Perigee refer to the distance from the Earth to the satellite.  ... 
doi:10.20542/0131-2227-2017-61-10-51-56 fatcat:n5fghvivevgo7ow7pumzepsu6y

INTANGIBLE MATTER (prevention of the arms race in the outer space)
УСКОЛЬЗАЮЩАЯ МАТЕРИЯ (предотвращение гонки вооружений в космическом пространстве)

A. Arbatov
2019 Mirovaya Ekonomika i Mezhdunarodnye Otnosheniya  
Ukraine, was launched onboard a Dnepr-1 launch vehicle on 17 April 2007.  ...  Prior to 1998 the typical insurance rate for a launch plus 12 months of on-orbit coverage was about seven percent of the satellite and launch vehicle value; after that date a sharp increase in on-orbit  ... 
doi:10.20542/0131-2227-2019-63-1-5-17 fatcat:i2nvx4nd3zcrfbkgimfs2tttey

The Fault is Not in Our Stars: Avoiding an Arms Race in Outer Space

David A. Koplow
2017 Social Science Research Network  
-William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar, act 1, sc. 2 The world is on the precipice of a new arms race in outer space, as China, Russia, the United States, and others undertake dramatic new initiatives in  ...  Importantly, each of these three ideas has deep roots in other sectors of arms control, where they have served both to restore a measure of stability and to catalyze even more ambitious agreements in the  ...  these systems could be based on Earth, on aircraft, or on satellites.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.3057583 fatcat:egherhbbbjb6dnwe3xpt3dmmci

Fossil capitalism, climate capitalism, energy democracy: the struggle for hegemony in an era of climate crisis

William K. Carroll
2019 Socialist Studies/Études Socialistes  
In these circumstances, a regime of obstruction, with a distinctive political-economic architecture, has taken shape.  ...  With the highest per capita carbon emissions among the G20, Canada presents the interesting case of a climate laggard and, in some respects, a first-world petro-state.  ...  Our mapping of share ownership of leading Canada-based fossil-capital corporations reveals a confluence of Canadian capitalist ownership -via families and financial institutions -and foreign ownership  ... 
doi:10.18740/ss27275 fatcat:z4hfrh27wbenzf57xocqgpblpe

"I Am Not Co-op!": The Struggle over Middle-Class Housing in 1970s New York

Benjamin Holtzman
2017 Journal of Urban History  
Acknowledgments: A version of this article was presented at the American History Seminar,  ...  Chronopoulos and Jonathan Soffer for their comments that strengthened this article, and to Sarah Camacho, Cindy I-Fen Cheng, Charles Hughes, Haley Pollack, and William Cronon for reading and commenting on  ...  renew the city as a node for a global economy increasingly based on information and finance.  ... 
doi:10.1177/0096144217714759 fatcat:i52ntqykrfec3cv5ssmn6qhjzm

Space Junk [chapter]

Alice Gorman
2020 Earth 2020  
This is no longer a geography, which maps places on Earth, but an orbitography.  ...  F or the first two decades after Earth Day, all industrialized countries started down the path of controlling pollution with a focus on science-based regulations and policy.  ...  One widespread criticism was based on the erroneous interpretation of the study as predicting the depletion of non-renewable resources within a few decades -a  ... 
doi:10.11647/obp.0193.27 fatcat:zadldbhlm5b2xhfx7tpaq7bx74

10. Kuwait [chapter]

Fatima Alsalem
2021 The Image of Africa in Ghana's Press  
January 2020, he promised to hold workshops and engage in dialogue with journalists before launching a media reform.  ...  The Arab-German Young Academy of Science and Humanities (AGYA) has provided generous financial support for the preparation of this book.  ...  This entailed a "modernization" drive for Saudi television, resulting in the 2003 launch of Al-Arabiya, a pan-Arab news channel owned by the MBC Group and based in Dubai, and the 2004 launch of Al-Ekhbariyya  ... 
doi:10.11647/obp.0238.10 fatcat:o5tvbtlh7zgrrgbrq2q4gno664

SIENNA D4.4: Ethical Analysis of AI and Robotics Technologies

Philip Jansen, Philip Brey, Alice Fox, Jonne Maas, Bradley Hillas, Nils Wagner, Patrick Smith, Isaac Oluoch, Laura Lamers, Hero Van Gein, Anaïs Resseguier, Rowena Rodrigues (+2 others)
2020 Zenodo  
A secondary aim of this report has been to convey the results of SIENNA's "country studies" of the national academic and popular media debate on the ethical issues in AI and robotics in twelve different  ...  While these country study results have only formed a minor contribution to the overall identification and analysis of the ethical issues in this report, they are expected to play a larger role in future  ...  DARPA has launched a project to improve explainability of AI based on post-hoc explainability. 254 Generally, a system that is explainable should support several resulting traits, which are confidence,  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4068082 fatcat:xiucqv6opng6rbit25lyfemzm4

Rejuvenating transatlantic strategic culture: Towards a new Atlanticism [article]

Joe Burton
2020 Zenodo  
Book chapter in EUISS edited volume  ...  also a vehicle for change.  ...  in the areas of atmospheric and climate change, has been one of the most successful aspects of the EU-US partnership for decades.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6138769 fatcat:jizrtgl6hbg5lmg5sulwvw653e

Study of Plasmid-Mediated Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamase-Producing Strains of Enterobacteriaceae, Isolated from Diabetic Foot Infections in a North Indian Tertiary-Care Hospital

Mohammad Zubair, Abida Malik, Jamal Ahmad
2012 Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics  
Subjects and Methods: A prospective study was conducted on 162 DFU inpatients treated in a multidisciplinarybased diabetes and endocrinology center at during the period of December 2008-March 2011.  ...  The detection of ESBL should be done on a routine basis. and anaerobes (Bacteroides sp. and Peptostreptococcus sp.). [3][4][5][6] Enterobacteriaceae are an important pathogenic group in community and hospital-acquired  ...  Nahid Zaidi, residents of the department of Medicine, JNMC, Aligarh Muslim University. Conflict of interest The authors declare that there are no conflicts of interest. Source of funding None.  ... 
doi:10.1089/dia.2011.0197 pmid:22225456 fatcat:lvm52fx5u5flvkvv7o5wjyzehi

AUSTRAL: v.2, n.3 (2013)

Paulo Visentini
2013 Austral  
All of the contributions will be subjected to a scientific review.  ...  The journal will try, through its publication policy, to ensure that each volume has at least one author from each of the great southern continents (Asia, Latin America, Africa), in order to stimulate  ...  Council building on the Zone and in tandem with a more robust IBSAMAR.  ... 
doi:10.22456/2238-6912.37107 fatcat:z3didvoykvagrkrzql5qzet7lu

Services of General Economic Interest (SGEI) and Universal Service Obligations (USO) as an EU Law Framework for Curative Health Care

Wolf Sauter
2007 Social Science Research Network  
Services of general economic interest (SGEI) and universal service obligations (USO) as an EU law framework for curative healthcare Sauter, Wolf  ...  Acknowledgements The present report contains the proceedings from the RECON workshop on 'Conflict of Laws and Laws of Conflict in Europe and Beyond -Patterns of Supranational and Transnational Juridification  ...  ', which I organised and convened in September  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1013261 fatcat:5gmxlknafrdarbuafkst4qfbe4

The scramble for the Eastern Mediterranean. Energy and Geopolitics [article]

Valeria Talbot
2021 Zenodo  
Indeed, natural gas is just one of the factors that contribute to shaping security and geopolitical dynamics in the Eastern Mediterranean, which has emerged as a crucial strategic area in the broader Mediterranean  ...  What are the implications on the regional security context of the moves and policies of regional and international powers?  ...  heart… we cannot draw boundaries to our heart, nor do we allow it". 23 It was not long before maps of the Blue Homeland started circulating in Turkish media as well. 24 Based on this doctrine, in 2019  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5555862 fatcat:4j673bmexrb7zku62enpwerdv4

Fall 2017

Editorial Board
2017 Cornell international affairs review  
atmosphere in Cuba today.  ...  However, it should be noted that Chaebol control mechanisms are not perfect or always robust.  ...  engaged in Rhodesia and to disengage from South Africa had a significant impact on the economic and political life of the two apartheid regimes.  ... 
doi:10.37513/ciar.v11i1.501 fatcat:3f44bykmyfdhhdyjex7oux3ada

Broadening Asia's Security Discourse and Agenda: Political, Social, and Environmental Perspectives

Bert Chapman
2005 Government Information Quarterly  
The University operates through a worldwide network of research and postgraduate training centres, with its planning and coordinating headquarters in Tokyo.  ...  Its activities focus mainly on the areas of peace and governance, environment and sustainable development, and science and technology in relation to human welfare.  ...  Acknowledgements The origins of this book lie in a research project on Non-Traditional Security in Asia, generously supported by the Ford Foundation.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.giq.2004.09.005 fatcat:ebmyau4wmbhdxbnznulz6meote
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