Explains the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT), a binding contract between 103 governments which together account for around 90 per cent of world merchandise trade, and how it works. This multilateral trading system contributes to economic growth and development throughout the world. Graphs and photos.
The official FBI manual on fingerprinting. Covers all aspects, including: techniques for taking good prints, problems in taking inked prints, powdering and lifting latent impressions, fingerprint cameras, fingerprinting the dead, and much more. Over 100 illustrations.
Investigates whether an industry in the U.S. producing aramid fiber formed of poly para-phenylene terephtalamide is materially injured by reason of imports of the subject merchandise from the Netherlands that the U.S. Department of Commerce has determined are being sold at less than fair value. Tables and figures.
Technical manual for applicants who are preparing for their private, commercial, or flight instructor pilot certificates with a helicopter rating. Also could be aid in training students. Contains detailed coverage of helicopter aerodynamics, performance, and flight performance. Includes items such as weather, navigation, radio navigation, and communications. 81 charts and tables.
Tells you how to penetrate profitable international markets & how to get the information & assistance you need to get started. Discusses export strategy, market research, financing, customs benefits, product packaging & much more. Appendix features glossary, & U.S. & overseas contacts for major foreign markets. Published in cooperation with Federal Express. Illustrated.
Systematic reform is organized into three primary educational systems: personal, technical and organizational. This report takes a new and different look at the U.S. educational system. Contents: understanding the keys to motivation to learn, classroom interactions and achievement, increasing parental involvement, metamorphosis of classroom management, expanding the definition of technological literacy in schools, designing a sustainable standards-based assessment system, developing organizational learning in schools, and a framework for managing systemic reform.
Presents the results of the third biennial National Critical Technologies Review. Includes information about the state of development in each technology area and about the U.S. competitive position relative to the worldwide leading edge technology developments.
Covers every war fought by the U.S. Includes: both men and women, black recipients of the medals of honor, black military role models, graduates of the military service academies, statistical factors on blacks in the military, black civilian workforce in the DoD, and much more. Encyclopedic! Over 200 photos, including: General Colin L. Powell, Brig. Gen. Hazel W. Johnson, Gen. Roscoe Robinson, Jr., Brig. Gen. Marcelite J. Harris, Gen. Bernard P. Randolph, Astronaut Mae. C. Jemison, Lt. Col. Thomas L. Bain, Brig. Gen. Sherian G. Cadoria.
Identification and reporting of illegal or wasteful activities is integral to the goal of improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the Federal Gov't. This report discusses Federal employees' observations and reporting of those activities, and compares current findings with those from a 1983 study of whistleblowing. The report examines what happens to employees who report illegal or wasteful activities, and explores what Federal agencies have done to encourage employees to report, fraud, waste, and abuse. Charts and tables.