A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power

By Jimmy Carter

Within the hugely acclaimed bestselling A name to Action, President Jimmy Carter addresses the world’s so much severe, pervasive, and missed violation of uncomplicated human rights: the continuing discrimination and violence opposed to girls and girls.

President Carter used to be inspired to jot down this ebook by way of a large coalition of leaders of all faiths. His pressing file covers a procedure of discrimination that extends to each kingdom. girls are disadvantaged of equivalent chance in wealthier international locations and “owned” by means of males in others, pressured to endure servitude, baby marriage, and genital slicing. the main weak and their little ones are trapped in struggle and violence.

A name to Action addresses the affliction inflicted upon ladies through a fake interpretation of conscientiously chosen non secular texts and a turning out to be tolerance of violence and war. Key verses are frequently passed over or quoted out of context via male spiritual leaders to exalt the prestige of fellows and exclude ladies. And in countries that settle for or maybe glorify violence, this perceived inequality turns into the foundation for abuse.

Carter attracts upon his personal stories and the testimony of brave ladies from all areas and all significant religions to illustrate that girls worldwide, greater than 1/2 all people, are being denied equivalent rights. this can be an educated and passionate cost a few devastating influence on fiscal prosperity and unconscionable human ache. It impacts us all.

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WordPress Multisite Administration

By Tyler L. Longren

A concise consultant to establish, deal with, and customise your weblog community utilizing WordPress multisite

Overview

  • Learn the right way to configure an entire, useful, and engaging WordPress Multisite
  • Customize your websites with WordPress subject matters and plugins
  • Set up, continue, and safe your weblog network

In Detail

WordPress is an exceptionally renowned running a blog platform. Few humans observe that the software program at the back of WordPress.com, that's a standalone WordPress with multisite enabled, is on the market at no cost, for a person to use. WordPress Multisite is a different “mode” outfitted into WordPress, which lets you create a community of a number of web content, all working on a unmarried install of WordPress.

WordPress Multisite management is an easy-to-understand ebook jam-packed with info, counsel, and top practices that will help you create and deal with a weblog community just like http://wordpress.com/, through the use of WordPress Multisite.

WordPress Multisite management will take you thru the entire steps essential to get WordPress Multisite put in and configured in your server. It covers every little thing from set up and preliminary configuration to customizations and a few priceless troubleshooting tips.

You also will how to construct your individual weblog listing that includes the authors on your WordPress Multisite community. The web publication listing is equipped via utilising WordPress baby issues, a very valuable factor to grasp the way to do.

You'll study every thing you must find out about operating and keeping a WordPress Multisite installation.

What you are going to study from this book

  • Create a WordPress multisite community, just like http://wordpress.com/
  • Learn subject matter and plugin activation and management
  • Make a customized weblog listing that includes community writer content
  • Secure your WordPress Multisite installation
  • Migrate a number of usual WordPress websites into one WordPress Multisite installation
  • Tips and most sensible practices for optimization
  • Update topics, plugins, and WordPress core
  • Create a easy WordPress baby subject matter for the weblog directory
  • Set up a number of websites in your WordPress multisite network

Approach

This is a straightforward, concise advisor with a step by step technique, choked with screenshots and examples to establish and deal with a community weblog utilizing WordPress

Who this ebook is written for

WordPress Multisite management is perfect for an individual eager to familiarize themselves with WordPress Multisite. you will want to grasp the fundamentals approximately WordPress, and having not less than a wide figuring out of HTML, CSS, and personal home page may help, yet is not required.

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Advanced Analytics with Spark: Patterns for Learning from Data at Scale

By Uri Laserson, Josh Wills

In this sensible ebook, 4 Cloudera information scientists current a collection of self-contained styles for acting large-scale information research with Spark. The authors deliver Spark, statistical equipment, and real-world facts units jointly to educate you ways to procedure analytics difficulties by means of example.

You’ll commence with an advent to Spark and its environment, after which dive into styles that observe universal techniques—classification, collaborative filtering, and anomaly detection between others—to fields similar to genomics, defense, and finance. when you have an entry-level realizing of desktop studying and facts, and also you application in Java, Python, or Scala, you’ll locate those styles priceless for engaged on your personal information applications.

Patterns include:

  • Recommending song and the Audioscrobbler info set
  • Predicting wooded area conceal with selection trees
  • Anomaly detection in community site visitors with K-means clustering
  • Understanding Wikipedia with Latent Semantic Analysis
  • Analyzing co-occurrence networks with GraphX
  • Geospatial and temporal facts research at the big apple urban Taxi journeys data
  • Estimating monetary hazard via Monte Carlo simulation
  • Analyzing genomics facts and the BDG project
  • Analyzing neuroimaging info with PySpark and Thunder

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Beginning Django E-Commerce

By James McGaw

Beginning Django E-Commerce publications you thru generating an e-commerce web site utilizing Django, the most well-liked Python net improvement framework. issues coated comprise the right way to make a buying cart, a checkout, and a cost processor; the right way to utilize Ajax; and search engine optimisation most sensible practices. in the course of the e-book, you'll take every one subject and use it on construct a unmarried instance website, and all of the whereas you’ll study the speculation at the back of what you're architecting.
* construct an absolutely practical e-commerce site.
* discover ways to architect your website accurately to outlive in an more and more aggressive on-line panorama with strong website positioning thoughts.
* turn into versed within the Django net framework and find out how you could utilize it to greatly lessen the quantity of labor you must do to get a domain up and operating quick.

<h3>What you'll learn</h3>
* comprehend Django top practices for architecting a website that would finally be placed into construction.
* Leverage Django templates to take care of a constant feel and appear throughout your site.
* study search engine marketing most sensible practices with seek engine–friendly URLs, metatags, and an autogenerated Google web site map.
* persist with most sensible practices for safety so the undesirable men don't get keep watch over of your website or compromise your facts.
* know about constructing and deploying your Python code at the Google App Engine.
* build an enterprise-level buying cart program that may truly obtain funds from Authorize.net and Paypal.

<h3>Who is that this e-book for?</h3>
This publication is for programmers seeking to how you can quick and successfully leverage the Django internet framework to construct light-weight, robust sites. whereas the e-book is geared toward builders drawn to growing e-commerce websites, the themes lined follow to the other website it's possible you'll construct with Django. You'll the right way to optimize your website for se's, safe your pages to thwart hackers, and set up your web site into production–all with Django. alongside the way in which, you'll construct a completely practical e-commerce module that might have you ever up and promoting stuff on the internet in no time!
<h3>About the Apress starting Series</h3>
The starting sequence from Apress is the fitting option to get the knowledge you must land that the most important entry–level activity. those books will train you a typical and demanding expertise from the floor up simply because they're explicitly designed to take you from “novice to professional.” You’ll commence your trip through seeing what you want to know—but with out useless concept and filler. You’ll construct your ability set via studying how you can prepare real–world initiatives step-by-step. So no matter if your objective is your subsequent occupation problem or a brand new studying chance, the start sequence from Apress will take you there—it is your relied on consultant via surprising territory!

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Professional WordPress

By Hal Stern, David Damstra, Brad Williams

An in-depth examine the internals of the WordPress process. because the most well liked running a blog and content material administration platform to be had at the present time, WordPress is a robust device. This interesting publication is going past the fundamentals and delves into the guts of the WordPress approach, delivering overviews of the useful features of WordPress in addition to plug-in and topic improvement.

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JavaScript Programming for the Absolute Beginner

This e-book not just academics JavaScript - an excellent programming 'gateway' language - it additionally teaches readers the elemental programming suggestions they should take hold of so as to research any computing device language. Plus, it makes use of online game production as a instructing instrument. The aim of the sequence is adaptive studying. Readers might be capable of make the most of those abilities while studying their subsequent programming language.

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Pro HTML5 Programming: Powerful APIs for Richer Internet Application Development (Expert's Voice in Web Development)

By Peter Lubbers, Frank Salim

HTML5 is the following, and with it, internet functions tackle an influence, ease, scalability, and responsiveness like by no means sooner than. during this publication, builders will how you can use the most recent state-of-the-art HTML5 net technology―available within the latest models of recent browsers―to construct net functions with unprecedented performance, pace, and responsiveness.

  • Explains how you can create real-time HTML5 functions that faucet the entire strength of recent browsers
  • Provides functional, real-world examples of HTML5 positive aspects in motion
  • Shows which HTML5 gains are supported in present browsers
  • Covers all of the new HTML5 APIs to get you up to the mark speedy with HTML5

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Phishing Exposed

By Lance James

Phishing uncovered unveils the thoughts phishers hire that permit them to effectively dedicate fraudulent acts opposed to the worldwide monetary undefined.

Also highlights the incentive, psychology and felony elements encircling this misleading artwork of exploitation. The exterior hazard review workforce will define cutting edge forensic innovations hired that allows you to unveil the identities of those geared up contributors, and doesn't hesitate to stay candid in regards to the felony issues that make prevention and apprehension so tricky at the present time.

This name offers an in-depth, high-tech view from either side of the enjoying box, and is a true eye-opener for the common web consumer, the complex safety engineer, on up during the senior govt administration of a bank. this is often the booklet to supply the intelligence essential to remain one step prior to the enemy, and to effectively hire a pro-active and assured method opposed to the evolving assaults opposed to e-commerce and its consumers.

* Unveils the thoughts phishers hire that permit them to effectively devote fraudulent acts
* deals an in-depth, high-tech view from each side of the enjoying box to this present epidemic
* remain one step prior to the enemy with the entire most recent info

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HTML, XHTML, and CSS For The Absolute Beginner

"HTML, XHTML, & CSS For absolutely the newbie" presents newbie point programmers with an access point advent to HTML, XHTML and CSS. This ebook serves as a primer for client-side net improvement. To make studying enjoyable, the ebook makes use of a games-based tutorial procedure that gives operating examples that display how HTML, XHTML and CSS should be utilized to the advance of websites and websites. "HTML, XHTML, & CSS For absolutely the newbie" is a enjoyable and simple means for a newbie to grasp net improvement during the construction of machine video games.

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