Monday, 31 March 2014

AN INTRODUCTION TO OPERATING SYSTEMS CONCEPTS AND PRACTICE (GNU/LINUX), 4th Edition By Bhatt, Pramod Chandra P.


AN INTRODUCTION TO OPERATING SYSTEMS CONCEPTS AND PRACTICE (GNU/LINUX)

AN INTRODUCTION TO OPERATING SYSTEMS CONCEPTS AND PRACTICE (GNU/LINUX)
BHATT, PRAMOD CHANDRA P.
PRINT EDITION PAGES: 828
Edition: FOURTH EDITION
ISBN: 978-81-203-4836-3
Pages: 828
Binding: Paper Back
EBOOK PRICE: R450.00
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Description:
Structured in four parts—Operating Systems (OS) Concepts, Practice, Overview of contemporary OS and Projects—the Fourth Edition of the book aims to provide a practical view of contemporary OS, covering different design considerations and patterns of use. The section on Concepts covers fundamental principles, such as file systems, process management, memory management, input-output, resource sharing, Inter-process Communication (IPC), distributed computing, OS security, real-time and micro-kernel design.
This new edition also comes with a revised section on Practice to make the book compatible with Linux. The entire section is thoroughly revised to enable the students and readers learn the examples based on popular Linux distribution, such as Ubuntu. The coverage of Linux, Windows Vista, VxWorks and OS for mobile/handheld devices, such as Android, continues the tradition of upgrading the book to contemporary OS. The chapter on OS Security is also revised in this edition to reflect the importance of secured engineering practices in OS usage patterns.
This book is intended to the students of Computer Science/Engineering, Computer Applications and Information Technology. As the knowledge of Operating Systems is essential for the IT practitioners as well, this book caters to the needs of those who might not have had a formal Computer Science/Engineering education or training for updating their knowledge on contemporary OS design.

COST ACCOUNTING THEORY AND PRACTICE, 13th Edition By BANERJEE, BHABATOSH


COST ACCOUNTING THEORY AND PRACTICE

COST ACCOUNTING THEORY AND PRACTICE
BANERJEE, BHABATOSH
PRINT EDITION PAGES: 1044
Edition: THIRTEENTH EDITION
ISBN: 978-81-203-4908-7
Pages: 1044
Binding: Paper Back
EBOOK PRICE: R695.00
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Description:
This well-established and widely adopted textbook, now in its 13th edition, continues to provide an in-depth and insightful analysis of the modern theories and practices of Cost Accounting. That the book has gone into its 13th edition is a testimony of its wide acceptance by the students, academics and professionals.
Primarily intended for postgraduate and undergraduate students of Commerce and Management, the book will be of immense benefit to the students pursuing professional courses offered by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI), Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI), and those pursuing the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) course. Now, in its 13th edition, the book has been thoroughly revised meeting the latest syllabus requirement of various courses. A new chapter on “Strategic Cost Management” has been included which is a definite need of modern management to enhance the competitive advantage of the firm.
Besides, many chapters have been overhauled and updated, especially the chapters covering basic concepts and terms, classification of costs and cost sheet, activity based costing, marginal costing, relevant cost analysis and management decisions, capital budgeting decisions, and cost audit.
The book also includes terminology published by CIMA, the cost standards recommended by ICAI and a wide array of illustrations, worked-out examples, MCQs and practice exercises.




Bharat Ka Samvidhan: Ek Parichay By Sharma, B. K.


भारत का संविधान : एक परिचय (Bharat Ka Samvidhan: Ek Parichay)

भारत का संविधान : एक परिचय (Bharat Ka Samvidhan: Ek Parichay)
शर्मा, ब्रजकिशोर
Pages: 508
Binding: Paper Back
Edition: दासवा संस्करण
ISBN: 978-81-203-4884-4
Pages: 508
Binding: Paper Back
Price: R 325.00

Description:
भारत के संविधान पर लिखी गई इस पुस्तक में संविधान के उपबंधों का अभिप्राय सहज भाषा में बताया गया है | संविधानिक संस्थाओं (कार्यपालिका, विधायिका और न्यायपालिका) के कार्यक्षेत्र और कार्यविधि का इसमें वर्णन है | विद्यार्थियो की दृष्टि से उपयोगी ४ विषयो के लिए पृथक अध्याय है | ये विषय है- प्रत्यायोजित विधान, नैसर्गिक नान्या, लोकहितवाद और नियंत्रक-महालेख परीक्षक | इसके अतिरिक्त संविधान की रचना की उन घटनाओं वर्णन है जिनका प्रभाव संविधान की रचना पर पड़ा |

२००२ में इस पुस्तक का पहला संस्करण प्रकाशित हुआ था | २०१४ में यह दसवां संस्करण पाठको के समक्ष है | इसकी उपयोगिता और लोकप्रियता का यह प्रमाण है |

इस संस्करण में ३१ दिसंबर २०१३ तक के निर्णय यथास्थान निर्देशित है |
दसवे संस्करण की विशेषताएं
१. नियंत्रण - महालेख परीक्षक पर एक पृथक अध्याय |
२. लोकतंत्र, समाजवाद और पंथनिरपेक्षता पर टिप्पण |
३. संविधान की रचना के पूर्व की घटनाओ वाले अध्याय में शोध आधारित नयी सामग्री |
४. लोक वयवस्था और विधि वयवस्था में अंतर |
५. केंद्र और राज्य की असंगतता पर राष्ट्रपति की अनुमति का प्रभाव |
६. संविधानिक विधिमान्यता का निर्माण कैसे हो ?
७. अनुछेद १४ के विषय में न्यायधीश विवियन बोस का विचार |
८. आरक्षण पर मौलिक विचार, अनुछेद १४ (५) और १६ (४) में अंतर |

AN INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGICAL MEASUREMENTS By RAMAMURTI, P.V.


AN INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGICAL MEASUREMENTS

AN INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGICAL MEASUREMENTS
RAMAMURTI, P.V.
Pages: 200
Binding: Paper Back
ISBN: 978-81-203-4881-3
Pages: 200
Binding: Paper Back
Price: R 225.00

Description:

Primarily intended for undergraduate and postgraduate students of psychology, the book aims to provide a succinct yet reasonably compre-hensive account of psychological measurement techniques (psychometry) in a single volume.

Written in a lucid style with the author’s rich teaching experience, the book focuses on the technique of development and use of psychological tests and scales. It also describes essential features and steps to be followed in constructing a psychological test.

The book, divided into three parts, covers psychophysical methods, psychological scaling and test methods, and some elementary but essential statistical concepts used in the measurement and interpretation of psychological test data.

Besides psychology students, the book will also be useful for undergraduate and postgraduate students of education, and professionals in the field of psychology and education.

Thursday, 20 March 2014

PHI LEARNING Monthly Book News Bulletin - MARCH 2014

Book Review - ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS, 3rd Ed. By PAILWAR, VEENA KESHAV


ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS

ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS
 PAILWAR, VEENA KESHAV
PRINT EDITION PAGES: 512
Edition: THIRD EDITION
ISBN: 978-81-203-4492-1
Pages: 512
Binding: Paper Back
 
EBOOK PRICE: R450.00
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"I would like to express my sincere thanks to the author for giving us such a good book on Economics. While I was preparing for my exams, I found this book in one of the shelves of the library. The cover of the book attracted me and the writing style of the author made me a fan of her! The lucid language and brilliant examples are the key attractions for me. Of course, how can I not mention the "UEE" provided in the book. The "UEE" boxes are an icing on the cake. The book has been proved to be a great help for me. Also, apart from my syllabus, the book is a joy ride for exploring new concepts and events related to the Indian as well as the Global economy. Thank you once again for creating such a knowledge-oriented creation!"

-Itee Pattani, M.Com. Student

Book Review - BUILDING MATERIALS By VARGHESE, P. C.


BUILDING MATERIALS

BUILDING MATERIALS
 VARGHESE, P. C.
PRINT EDITION PAGES: 288
ISBN: 978-81-203-2848-8
Pages: 288
Binding: Paper Back
 
EBOOK PRICE: R225.00
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"Building Materials" written by Professor P.C. Varghese is going to hold a very promising position in the knowledge bank of Civil and Construction Engineering. Also, it'll serve as an excellent textbook for the Civil Engineering Students of W.B.U.T."

-Somnath Chatterjee, Faculty Member, Department of Civil Engineering, GMIT, Kolkata

Tuesday, 18 March 2014

Book Review - Risk Management and Insurance Planning By Loomba, Jatinder



Risk Management and Insurance Planning


Risk Management and Insurance Planning

LOOMBA, JATINDER

PRINT EDITION PAGES: 648

ISBN: 978-81-203-4831-8
Pages: 648
Binding: Paper Back




EBOOK PRICE: R550.00
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"The book is very comprehensive. It covers the entire syllabus and concepts of Risk Management and Insurance Planning. This book will also be of great help for people joining Insurance sector as a career. Book is also handy for corporate function dealing in Risk Management.. The language of book is very easy to understand with live examples and case studies. Overall Excellent Book and a great value for money."
-Satnam Singh

Friday, 14 March 2014

Switching Theory and Logic Design, Second Edition By A. Anand Kumar


SWITCHING THEORY AND LOGIC DESIGN

SWITCHING THEORY AND LOGIC DESIGN
KUMAR, A. ANAND
Pages: 844
Binding: Paper Back
Edition: Second Edition
ISBN: 978-81-203-4938-4
Pages: 844
Binding: Paper Back
Price: R 495.00

This comprehensive text on switching theory and logic design is designed for the undergraduate students of electronics and communication engineering, electrical and electronics engineering, electronics and instrumentation engineering, telecommunication engineering, computer science and engineering, and information technology. It will also be useful to AMIE, IETE and diploma students.

Written in a student-friendly style, this book, now in its Second Edition, provides an in-depth knowledge of switching theory and the design techniques of digital circuits. Striking a balance between theory and practice, it covers topics ranging from number systems, binary codes, logic gates and Boolean algebra to minimization using K-maps and tabular method, design of combinational logic circuits, synchronous and asynchronous sequential circuits, and algorithmic state machines. The book discusses threshold gates and programmable logic devices (PLDs). In addition, it elaborates on flip-flops and shift registers.


Each chapter includes several fully worked-out examples so that the students get a thorough grounding in related design concepts. Short questions with answers, review questions, fill in the blanks, multiple choice questions and problems are provided at the end of each chapter. These help the students test their level of understanding of the subject and prepare for examinations confidently.

NEW TO THIS EDITION

• VHDL programs at the end of each chapter

• Complete answers with figures

• Several new problems with answers

Tuesday, 11 March 2014

PHI Learning Monthly Book News Bulletin

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MATRIX METHODS OF STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS : Theory and Problems by NATARAJAN, C., REVATHI, P.
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COST ACCOUNTING THEORY AND PRACTICE BY BANERJEE, BHABATOSH
 
WORKING CAPITAL MANAGEMENT : Strategies and Techniques BY BHATTACHARYA, HRISHIKES
COMMODITY AND FINANCIAL DERIVATIVES BY KEVIN, S.
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CORPORATE GOVERNANCE BY PRASAD, KESHO
 
COMMUNICATION PROTOCOL ENGINEERING BY VENKATARAM, PALLAPA, MANVI, SUNILKUMAR S., BABU, B. SATHISH
POWER THEFT by SREENIVASAN, G.
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