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The Science of Adolescent Risk-Taking:: Workshop Report

Institute of Medicine, Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Committee on the Science of Adolescence, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council - Social Science - 2011 - 144 pages
Adolescence is a time when youth make decisions, both good and bad, that have consequences for the rest of their lives. Some of these decisions put them at risk of lifelong ...
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Understanding and Preventing Violence, Volume 1

Panel on the Understanding and Control of Violent Behavior, National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education - Social Science - 1993 - 480 pages
By conservative estimates, more than 16,000 violent crimes are committed or attempted every day in the United States. Violence involves many factors and spurs many viewpoints ...
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Youth, Pornography, and the Internet

Committee to Study Tools and Strategies for Protecting Kids from Pornography and Their Applicability to Other Inappropriate Internet Content, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board - Social Science - 2002 - 480 pages
The Internet has changed the way we access the world. This is especially true for kids, who soak up new technologies like eager little sponges. They have access to an enormous ...
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Embedded, Everywhere:: A Research Agenda for Networked Systems of Embedded ...

Committee on Networked Systems of Embedded Computers, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board - Computers - 2001 - 236 pages
Advances in the miniaturization and networking of microprocessors promise a _day when networked computers are embedded throughout the everyday world. However, our current ...
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Making IT Better:: Expanding Information Technology Research to Meet Society ...

Committee on Information Technology Research in a Competitive World, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, National Research Council - Computers - 2000 - 272 pages
The flood of information technology (I.T.) products and services entering the market place often obscures the need to nurture the research enterprise. But as I.T. becomes ...
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The Internet's Coming of Age

Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Committee on the Internet in the Evolving Information Infrastructure, National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences - Computers - 2001 - 256 pages
What most of us know as "the Internet" is actually a set of largely autonomous, loosely coordinated communication networks. As the influence of the Internet continues to grow ...
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America Becoming:: Racial Trends and Their Consequences, Volume 1

National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education - Social Science - 2001 - 560 pages
The 20th Century has been marked by enormous change in terms of how we define race. In large part, we have thrown out the antiquated notions of the 1800s, giving way to a more ...
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Adolescent Risk and Vulnerability:: Concepts and Measurement

Institute of Medicine, Board on Children, Youth, and Families, National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education - Social Science - 2001 - 164 pages
Adolescents obviously do not always act in ways that serve their own best interests, even as defined by them. Sometimes their perception of their own risks, even of survival to ...
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Research Recommendations to Facilitate Distributed Work

Technology and Telecommunications: Issues and Impacts Committee, National Research Council, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board - Computers - 1994 - 84 pages
This book sets out technological research topics designed to facilitate and expand distributed work--including telecommuting, working while mobile, and working in ...
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