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Irresistible Macaroons (Les Petits Plats Francais)
Irresistible Macaroons (Les Petits Plats Francais)
Publisher : Simon & Schuster Ltd
Published Date : 2011/06
Binding : Hardcover
ISBN : 9780857201096

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Book Description
Source: ENG
Place of Publication: Great Britain
Review:
LJ Reviews 2011 July #1
Phoenix Public Library Holdings (Internal Code for CLS)

At any given moment there are sophisticated Parisiennes drinking tea and nibbling at a Macaron on the Champs Elysees. No French patisserie can exist without a selection of mouth-watering colourful Macaroons. These melt-in-the-mouth fruity, nutty or creamy confections have been served in French palaces and chic salons for over three hundred years. In Irresistible Macaroons you'll learn how to make these fabulously decadent smooth almond meringues, sandwiched together with a rich ganache. Perfect as gifts, impressive as amuse bouches, join the likes of Carla Bruni, Catherine Deneuve and Charlotte Rampling in their favourite secret indulgence. The famous Parisienne tea room Laduree is now in Harrods and the Pierre Herme boutique is selling macaroons at Selfridges.between conventional demolition and construction techniques before going on to discuss the preparation, refinement and quality control of concrete aggregates produced from waste. It concludes by assessing the mechanical properties, strength and durability of concrete made using recycled aggregates.Part three includes examples of the use of recycled aggregates in applications such as roads, pavements, high-performance concrete and alkali-activated or geopolymer cements. Finally, the book discusses environmental and safety issues such as the removal of gypsum, asbestos and alkali-silica reaction (ASR) concrete, as well as life-cycle analysis of concrete with recycled aggregates. Handbook of recycled concrete and demolition waste is a standard reference for all those involved in the civil engineering sector, as well as academic researchers in the field.

Contents
Introduction to the recycling of construction and demolition waste (CDW). Part 1 Managing construction and demolition waste: Improving waste management plans in construction projects; Methods for estimating CDW; Waste management plants and technology for recycling CDW: State-of-the-art and future challenges; Multi-criteria decision-making methods for the optimal location of CDW recycling facilities; The economics of CDW management facilities. Part 2 Processing and properties of recycled aggregates from construction and demolition waste: Conventional demolition versus deconstruction techniques in managing CDW; Demolition techniques and production of CDW for recycling; Preparation of concrete aggregates from CDW; Separation processes to improve the quality of recycled concrete aggregates (RCAs); Quality control of recycled aggregates (Ras) from CDW; Properties of concrete with recycled aggregates; Strength and durability of concrete using recycled aggregates (Ras). Part 3 Applications of recycled aggregates from construction and demolition waste: Recycled aggregates (Ras) for roads; Recycled aggregates (Ras) for asphalt materials; Recycled asphalt (RA) for pavements; The suitability of concrete using recycled aggregates (Ras) for high-performance concrete (HPC); Use of CDW for alkali-activated or geopolymer cements. Part 4 Environmental issues affecting recycled aggregates from construction and demolition waste: Removing gypsum from construction and demolition waste (C&DW); Recycling asbestos-containing material (ACM) from CDW; Remediation processes for wood treated with organic and/or inorganic preservatives; An effective approach to utilize recycled aggregates (Ras) from alkali-silica reaction (ASR) affected portland cement concrete; Life cycle assessment (LCA) of concrete with recycled aggregates (Ras); Assessing the potential environmental hazards of concrete made using recycled aggregates (Ras).Mary Whiteside and Janya McCalman A Phronetic Approach to Constructing Grounded Theory with Aboriginal Australian Partners PART THREE: FEATURING GROUNDED THEORY STRATEGIES IN EMPIRICAL RESEARCH Questioning, Resisting, Acquiescing, Balancing - Suellen Miller New Mothers' Career Re-Entry Strategies Mothering on Crack Cocaine: A Grounded Theory Analysis - Margaret Kearney, Sheigla Murphy & Marsha Rosenbaum Centre Stage Diagrams - Sion Williams and John Keady A New Method to Develop Constructivist Grounded Theory Late-Stage Parkinson's Disease as a Case Exemplar PART FOUR: GROUNDED THEORY EXEMPLARS IN SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY AND SOCIOLOGY Researching the Disabled Identity - Rose Galvin Contextualizing the Identity Transformations Which Accompany the Onset of Impairment When the Management of Grief Becomes Everyday Life - Sarah Goodrum The Aftermath of Murder The Temporal Emotion Work of Motherhood - Jennifer Lois Home-Schoolers' Strategies for Managing Time Shortage Housing Patterns of Homeless People: The Ecology of the Street in the Era of Urban Renewal - Jason Adam Wasserman and Jeffrey Michael Clair VOLUME THREE: GROUNDED THEORY EXEMPLARS ACROSS DISCIPLINES PART ONE: COMMUNICATIONS Attending the News - Vivian Martin A Grounded Theory about a Daily Regimen Translating and Doing Grounded Theory Methodology: Intercultural Mediation as an Analytic Resource - Massimiliano Tarozzi PART TWO: EDUCATION Inconsistencies in Everyday Patterns of School Rules - Robert Thornberg Distancing to Self-Protect - Elaine Keane The Perpetuation of Inequality in Higher Education through Socio-Relational Dis/Engagement Re-Weaving a Fragmented Self - Dongxiao Qin and M. Brinton Lykes A Grounded Theory of Self-Understanding among Chinese Women Students in the United States of America PART THREE: ORGANIZATIONS AND ECONOMICS The Emotional Impact and Behavioral Consequences of Post-Merger and Aquisition Integration - David Ager An Ethnographic Case Study in the Software Industry Constructing Opportunities for Contribution - Karen Locke and Karen Golden-Biddle Structuring Inter-Textual Coherence and Problematizing in Organizational Studies Gendered Social Indicators and Grounded Theory - Siobhan Austen, Therese Jefferson and Vicki Thein PART FOUR: HEALTH, ILLNESS AND CARE Exploring Body Image and Self-Concept of Men with Acquired Spinal Cord Injuries - Ann Popowich Sheldon, Rebecca Renwick and Karen K. Yoshida Holding American Hospitals Accountable - Carolyn Wiener Rhetoric and Reality The Accidental Mentor - Jane Mills, Karen Francis and Ann Bonner Australian Rural Nurses Developing Supportive Relationships in the Workplace How to do a grounded theory study: a worked example of a study of dental practices - Alexandra Sbaraini, Stacy Carter, R. Wendell Evans & Anthony Blinkhorn PART FIVE: RACE AND GENDER STUDIES Considering the Significance of Ancestry through the Prism of Mixed-Race Identity - Cathy Tashiro Through the Lens of Race - Isis Settles, Jennifer Pratt-Hyatt and Nicole Buchanan Black and White Women's Perceptions of Womanhood Negotiating Hegemonic Masculinity in a Batterer Intervention Program - Douglas Schrock and Irene Padavic PART SIX: SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY STUDIES Reframing Norms - Carrie Sanders and Fiona Alice Miller Boundary Maintenance and Partial Accommodations in the Work of Academic Technology Transfer What's at Stake? Genetic Information from the Perspective of People with Epilepsy and Their Family Members - Sara Shostak, Dana Zarhin and Ruth Ottman VOLUME FOUR: SITUATIONAL ANALYSIS PART ONE: ON SITUATIONAL ANALYSIS METHOD From Grounded Theory to Situational Analysis: What's New? Why? How? - Adele Clarke Feminisms, Grounded Theory and Situational Analysis - Adele Clarke Grounded Theorizing Using Situational Analysis - Adele Clarke and Carrie Friese Situating Knowledge - Jennifer Ruth Fosket Situational Analysis - Janet Newbury Centerless Systems and Human Service Practices Using Situational Analysis for Critical Qualitative Research Purposes - Michelle Salazar Perez and Gaile Cannella PART TWO: EXEMPLARS OF SITUATIONAL ANALYSIS RESEARCH General Situational Analysis Studying up Harm Reduction Policy - Jia-shin Chen The Office as Assemblage Melting Bones - Maral Erol The Social Construction of Post-Menopausal Osteoporosis in Turkey Leveraging the 'Living Laboratory' - Martin French and Fiona Alice Miller On the Emergence of the Entrepreneurial Hospital PART TWO: MULTIPLE SITUATIONAL MAPS IN SAME STUDY Situational Analysis as an Avenue for Critical Qualitative Research - Michelle Perez and Gaile Cannella Mapping Post-Katrina New Orleans Counsellors Respond to the DSM-IV-TR - Tom Strong et al PART THREE: SITUATIONAL MAPS FOCUS Governing Through (In)Security: A Critical Analysis of a Fear-Based Public Health Campaign - Marilou Gagnon, Jean Daniel Jacob and Dave Holmes Mapping the Process - Lyndal Khaw An Exemplar of Using Situational Analysis in a Grounded Theory Study PART FOUR: SOCIAL WORLDS/ARENAS FOCUS The Many Faces of RU486 - Adele Clarke and Theresa Montini Tales of Situated Knowledges and Technological Contestations Elaborations of Grounded Theory in Information Research - Ana Vasconcelos et al Arenas/Social Worlds Theory, Discourse and Situational Analysis PART FIVE: POSITIONAL MAPS FOCUS Managing Medication Management in Assisted Living - Paula Carder A Situational Analysis Rethinking the Disclosure Debates - Rachel Washburn A Situational Analysis of the Multiple Meanings of Human Bio-Monitoring Data Classification Conundrums - Carrie Friese Classifying Chimeras and Enacting Species Preservation