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Biometric Recognition: 11th Chinese Conference, CCBR 2016, by Zhisheng You, Jie Zhou, Yunhong Wang, Zhenan Sun, Shiguang

By Zhisheng You, Jie Zhou, Yunhong Wang, Zhenan Sun, Shiguang Shan, Weishi Zheng, Jianjiang Feng, Qijun Zhao

This booklet constitutes the refereed court cases of the eleventh chinese language convention on Biometric attractiveness, CCBR 2016, held in Chengdu, China, in October 2016.

The eighty four revised complete papers provided during this ebook have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from 138 submissions. The papers specialise in Face reputation and research; Fingerprint, Palm-print and Vascular Biometrics; Iris and Ocular Biometrics; Behavioral Biometrics; Affective Computing; characteristic Extraction and class idea; Anti-Spoofing and privateness; Surveillance; and DNA and rising Biometrics.

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Basic Cantonese : a grammar and workbook by Virginia Yip

By Virginia Yip

Basic Cantonese introduces the necessities of Cantonese grammar in a simple and systematic manner.

Each of the 28 devices bargains with a grammatical subject and offers linked routines, designed to place grammar right into a communicative context. exact awareness is paid to issues which vary from English and ecu language structures.

This new version features:

transparent, obtainable format

• energetic examples to demonstrate each one grammar point

• informative keys to all exercises

• thesaurus of grammatical terms

Basic Cantonese is perfect for college kids new to the language. including its sister volume, Intermediate Cantonese, it types a established process the necessities of Cantonese grammar.

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Husserl’s Logical Investigations in the New Century: Western by Kah Kyung Cho (auth.), Kwok-Ying Lau, John J. Drummond

By Kah Kyung Cho (auth.), Kwok-Ying Lau, John J. Drummond (eds.)

In this quantity, phenomenologists from the West subscribe to palms with experts from mainland China and Hong Kong to debate the historical past of Husserl’s Logical Investigations. Readers will examine of the early reception of Husserl’s Logical Investigations in China. they are going to additionally comprehend in what approach Husserl’s doctrine of intentionality of realization within the Logical Investigations has cleared the path to Scheler’s phenomenology of feeling, to a unique phenomenological explication of spiritual event, in addition to to the little recognized younger Foucault’s tentative formula of a paradoxical phenomenology of the dream. furthermore, the ebook info how a tender chinese language student undertakes a radical reassessment of the matter of being in Husserl within the gentle of Heideggerian ontology. With its joint point of view, this quantity demonstrates the strangely wealthy and inexhaustible existence that Husserl’s Logical Investigations maintains to take pleasure in within the new century.

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Current Issues in Chinese Linguistics by Yun Xiao, Liang Tao, Hooi Ling Soh

By Yun Xiao, Liang Tao, Hooi Ling Soh

Chinese language is the main regularly spoken language on this planet and one of many only a few modern languages whose historical past is documented in an unbroken culture extending again to the second one millennium. in comparison with Western languages, chinese language has a typology with amazing positive factors in sound approach, syntax, and discourse that experience a powerful impression on chinese language linguistics experiences and language studying. Drawing on theoretical types from formal and sensible linguistics, discourse research, computer-assisted corpus reports, language socialization, and moment language acquisition, this quantity provides new advances and addresses a large diversity of present matters within the learn of chinese language linguistics with study stories that originated from the court cases of the twenty first North American convention on chinese language Linguistics (NACCL-21). As globalization presses on, progressively more everyone is attracted to chinese language its background, constitution, examine, and new advancements. This quantity goals to be instrumental. Written in a coherent and based kind, every one part is focused on a selected linguistic sector, and every bankruptcy is self-contained with a transparent concentration and theoretical framework. will probably be invaluable to linguists, educators, directors, experts, academics and scholars of chinese language as a local, moment, historical past, or overseas language.

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New Peace Country: Chinese Gazetteer of the Hong Kong Region by Peter Y.L. Ng

By Peter Y.L. Ng

In 1573 the Guangdong Province county of Dongguan used to be divided into 2 elements, one in all which was once named Xin'an Xian (New Peace County). Its six hundred sq. miles of territory incorporated all of what's now Hong Kong & the recent Terr. the recent county was once bad, moderately populated & pressured by means of marauding bands of pirates & land-based ruffians. This Gazetteer used to be the mixed paintings of local community & officers. It handled the geog., background, economic climate, traditions & lit. of the realm & is still this day the fullest resource of information. on pre-20th cent. Xin'an. This ebook appears on the 1819 ed. of the gazetteer, the final revision of it to be made. The English-language chapters are below four headings background, Geog., Econ. & Gov't. outdated maps were redrawn. Inset map.

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Teach Yourself Cantonese Complete Course by Hugh Baker, Pui-Kei Ho

By Hugh Baker, Pui-Kei Ho

From Catonese to Thai, Gaelic to trendy Persian, studying the languages of the area is possible for any starting pupil. freshmen can use the educate your self Language classes at their very own velocity or as a complement to formal classes. those entire classes are according to thievery most up-to-date studying equipment and designed to be relaxing and undemanding. ready by means of specialists within the language, every one path starts off with the fundamentals and progressively promotes the coed to a degree of gentle and assured verbal exchange, together with: updated, graded interactive dialogues Graded devices of tradition notes, grammar, and workouts step by step advisor to pronunciation useful vocabulary commonplace and abnormal verb tables lots of perform workouts and solutions Bilingual thesaurus the recent versions additionally function: transparent, uncluttered, and elementary structure Self-assessment quizzes to check growth site feedback to take language examine extra

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