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Works: 6,008 works in 6,939 publications in 2 languages and 34,456 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Periodicals  Biography  Bibliography 
Roles: Editor, Other, Publisher, 995, Correspondent, Contributor, Author, Degree grantor, Sponsor, 475, Organizer of meeting
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The Family in ancient Rome : new perspectives by Beryl Rawson( Book )
9 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and Chinese and held by 1,142 libraries worldwide
Provides a general picture of the main features of the Roman family and looks at important legal aspects such as property rights, dowries, divorce, and the authority of the male with its links to political power
Studies in the eighteenth century; papers presented at the David Nichol Smith Memorial Seminar, Canberra, 1966 by R. F Brissenden( Book )
10 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
The papers brought together in this volume bear witness to the growing vigour and diversity of eighteenth-century studies
Pacific dynamism and the international economic system by C. Fred Bergsten( Book )
5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
Australian aboriginal studies; a symposium of papers presented at the 1961 Research Conference by W. E. H Stanner( Book )
3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
Land tenure in the Cook Islands by R. G Crocombe( Book )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Proceedings of the International Conference on the Theory of Groups by 1965, Canberra> International Conference on the Theory of Groups. <1( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
Indonesia : resources, ecology, and environment by Australian National University( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
Fiji's Indian migrants : a history to the end of indenture in 1920 by Kenneth L Gillion( Book )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Photoreceptor optics by Allan W Snyder( Book )
6 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 222 libraries worldwide
The above consideration indicates that at present many of the experi mental facts on PS in animals can be quantitatively explained within the limits of the "universal" photoreceptor membrane concept. Of course, existence of preferential orientation of the absorbing dipoles in the tubuli of the rhabdomeres can not be totally rejected. We hope that the concept of the "universal" photoreceptor membrane may serve as the useful instrument when dealing with newly discovered properties of visual cells so that true mechanisms of electrical and optical coupling will be searched for instead of assumptions being made on additional properties of the photoreceptor membrane in every new animal under study. 5. Absorption Spectrum of the Universal Photoreceptor Membrane and Spectral Sensitivity of the Photoreceptor 5. 1 Preliminary Notes It seems nearly self-evident that the absorption spectrum of the pho toreceptor membrane coincides exactly with that of the visual pigment it contains. Hence, the membrane must exhibit three bands of absorp tion - the principal band with its peak within the limits of visible spectrum (or a-peak); the secondary band between 340 and 380 nm (S peak); and the third, protein band, in the ultraviolet (UV) at 280 nm (COLLINS et al., 1952). The main peak of absorption is located within the range 433-575 nm for retinol-based pigments and between 438 and 620 nm for 3-dehydroretinol-based pigments, the position of Amax de pending on many ecological factors
An appreciation of difference : WEH Stanner and Aboriginal Australia by Melinda Hinkson( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 148 libraries worldwide
"WEH Stanner was a public intellectual whose work reached beyond the walls of the academy, and he remains a highly significant figure in Aboriginal affairs and Australian anthropology. Educated by Radcliffe-Brown in Sydney and Malinowski in London, he undertook anthropological work in Australia, Africa and the Pacific. Stanner contributed much to public understandings of the Dreaming and the significance of Aboriginal religion. His 1968 broadcast lectures, After the Dreaming, continue to be among the most widely quoted works in the field of Aboriginal studies. He also produced some exceptionally evocative biographical portraits of Aboriginal people. Stanners writings on post-colonial development and assimilation policy urged an appreciation of Indigenous peoples distinctive world views and aspirations"--Provided by publisher
Power and pork : a Japanese political life by Aurelia George Mulgan( Book )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
"Power and Pork: a Japanese Political Life aims to tell the 'inside story' of a Japanese politician - Matsuoka Toshikatsu - one of the more controversial members of Japan's national Diet. The book details Matsuoka's political stratagems and policy activities as an archetypal 'traditional' politician representing farm and rural interests." "The scope of the work is contemporary Japanese domestic politics, including electoral processes, zoku influence, pork barrelling and 'money politics' as exemplified by one of its key players. Power and Pork gives an account of how Matsuoka has catered to local, sectional and clientele interests in order to build and retain his political power base. One of the most important conclusions of the book is that individual ruling party backbenchers can exercise extraordinary influence over government policy in Japan."--Jacket
Annual report by Australian National University( serial )
in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
The doubter's dilemma : exploring student retention and attrition in language & culture programs at the Australian National University by Mario Daniel Martín( Book )
5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
This book explores the extent and causes of attrition and retention in university Language & Culture (L & C) programs through a detailed analysis of an institutional case study at The Australian National University (ANU). Using extensive data collected through student surveys, coupled with data mining of university-wide enrolment data, the authors explore the enrolment and progress of students in all ANU L & C programs. Through their detailed statistical analysis of attrition and retention outcomes, the authors reveal serious inadequacies in the traditional, and common, methodology for determining the extent of student attrition and retention in tertiary L & C programs. Readers are shown why a year-to-year comparison of students who continue or discontinue language studies using traditional statistical methodology cannot provide data that is sufficiently meaningful to allow for sound policy- and decision-making. The authors instead suggest a more valid, replicable methodology that provides a new approach potentially applicable to all disciplines and all student retention measures. The authors also demonstrate that the empirical data supports a new hypothesis for the reasons for attrition, based on students? relative belief or doubt in their capacity to complete their studies successfully. By highlighting the importance of language capital as a factor in students? concerns about their capacity for success, and hence in their decisions to stay in, or leave, a university language program, the authors show the importance of the?doubters? dilemma?. By taking a rigorous approach to hypothesis building and testing around enrolment and attrition data, the authors provide valuable insights into attrition issues, and potential retention strategies, in L & C programs, which will be relevant to institutions, policy-makers and teaching academics
Arndt's story : the life of an Australian economist by Peter Coleman( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
First Australasian User Interface Conference (AUIC 2000) : proceedings, 31 January-3 February 2000, Canberra, Australia by Australasian User Interface Conference( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Research report by Australian National University( serial )
in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Innamincka talk : a grammar of the Innamincka dialect of Yandruwandha with notes on other dialects by Gavan Breen( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Innamincka Talk: A grammar of the Innamincka dialect of Yandruwandha with notes on other dialects is one of a pair of companion volumes on Yandruwandha, a dialect of the language formerly spoken on the Cooper and Strzelecki Creeks and the country to the north of the Cooper, in the northeast corner of South Australia and a neighbouring strip of Queensland. The other volume is entitledInnamincka Words. Innamincka Talk is the more technical work of the two and is intended for specialists and for interested readers who are willing to put some time and effort into studying the language.Innamincka Words is for readers, especially descendants of the original people of the area, who are interested in the language, but not necessarily interested in its more technical aspects. It is also a necessary resource for users of Innamincka Talk. These volumes document all that could be learnt from the last speakers of the language in the last years of their lives by a linguist who was involved with other languages at the same time. These were people who did not have a full knowledge of the culture of their forebears, but were highly competent, indeed brilliant, in the way they could teach what they knew to the linguist student
Partnership for change : Australia-China joint economic report ( Book )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Report by Australian National University( serial )
in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Calendar by Australian National University( serial )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
A.N.U.
A.N.U. (Australian National University)
ANU.
ANU (Australian National University)
Ao-chou kuo li ta hsüeh
Ao-zhou guo li da xie
Australia Australian National University
Australian kansallinen yliopisto
Australian National University
Australian National University, Canberra.
Australie Naitional Varsity
Australijski nacionalni univerzitet
Australská národní universita
Avstraliya Milli Universiteti
Canberra Australian National University
Đại học Quốc gia Úc
Nasodnon nga Unibersidad han Australia
National University Canberra
The Australian National University
Universidad Nacional Australiana
Universidade Nacional Australiana
Universidade Nacional da Austrália
Universịtah ha-le'umit ha-Ośtralit
Universitas Nasional Australia
Universitas Nationalis Australiae
Universitatea Națională Australiană
université nationale australienne
University Canberra
Εθνικό Πανεπιστήμιο της Αυστραλίας
Австралийский национальный университет
Австралия ұлттық университеті
Австралійський національний університет
Аустралијски национални универзитет
Аўстралійскі нацыянальны ўніверсітэт
Ավստրալիական ազգային համալսարան
האוניברסיטה הלאומית האוסטראלית
האוניברסיטה הלאומית של אוסטרליה
آسٹرلین یونیورسٹی
الجامعة الوطنية الاسترالية
ஆஸ்திரேலிய தேசியப் பல்கலைக்கழகம்
มหาวิทยาลัยแห่งชาติออสเตรเลีย
오스트레일리아 국립 대학교
オーストラリア国立大学
澳大利亞國立大學
澳洲國立大學
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English (168)
Chinese (1)
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