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16.Namespaces

Slice PDF May 27, 2014
<p>package vsatisfies version1 version2</p><p>Returns 1 if version2 scripts will work unchanged under version1.</p><p>16. Namespaces namespace children [namespace ] [pattern]</p><p>Returns list of child namespaces belonging to namespace</p><p>(defaults to current) which match pattern (default *). namespace code script</p><p>Returns new script string which, when evaluated, arranges for script to be evaluated in current namespace. Useful for callbacks. namespace current</p><p>Returns fully-qualified name of current namespace. namespace delete [namespace ... ]</p><p>Each given namespace is deleted along with its child namespaces, procedures, and variables. namespace eval namespace arg [arg ... ]</p><p>Activates namespace and evaluates concatenation of args inside it. namespace export [-clear] [pattern ... ]</p><p>Adds to export list of current namespace all commands that match given pattern. If -clear is given, the export list is first emptied. namespace forget [namespace::pattern ... ]</p><p>Removes from current namespace any previously imported commands from namespace that match pattern. namespace import [-force] [namespace::pattern ... ]</p><a class="default-logo-link" href="/ebooks/362770-tcl-tk-pocket-reference">See more</a>

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Translating Text

Slice PDF May 29, 2014
<p>Or, if you leave the menu set to All Reference Books, click the green Start Search button with the arrow. In this case, Word searches in all the reference books and lists the results in the Research pane.</p><p>Be patient. This is, after all, an Internet search. Sooner or later you’ll see the results in a large text box (Figure 6-15).</p><p>4. If necessary, use a link to follow up in your Web browser.</p><p>Often the results include links to Web sites. If you want to continue your research, click the links, and your browser opens to the Web site, such as MSN</p><p>Money or HighBeam Research.</p><p>Accessing Word’s Thesaurus</p><p>A well-thumbed thesaurus sits on many writers’ bookshelves, somewhere between</p><p>Strunk and White’s The Elements of Style and Bartlett’s Familiar Quotations. By providing synonyms and antonyms to common words, a thesaurus helps writers find what Flaubert called le mot juste—“the perfect word.” Word’s thesaurus (Figure</p><p>6-16) makes it so easy to look up a synonym that your hard-copy thesaurus may start gathering dust.</p><a class="default-logo-link" href="/ebooks/364093-word-2007-for-starters-the-missing-manual-the-missing-manual">See more</a>

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Chapter 6 - New Directions for University Writing Instruction

Slice ePub December 14, 2013
<p>As I begin this final chapter, I wish first to honor the acts of courage and integrity of all of Tim’s teachers to teach him well, as well as Tim’s own dedication to learning and to making a meaningful contribution to society. I am privileged that these individuals have allowed me to get to know them and to try, through this research, to provide suggestions for how we all might teach writing better. And to all who read this for the sake of this same enterprise of teaching well and learning well, I say, we are in this inquiry together. Knowing readers will make their own connections and draw their own conclusions from this work, I offer final thoughts only as catalyst for furthering the inquiry we are in together.</p><p>It seems to me that three things need to be noted at the end of this case study.</p><p><i>First: a developmental model for understanding writers’ growth, for designing curriculum and assessment measures and for training teachers (whether writing teachers or teachers in other disciplines) and tutors needs to encompass the five knowledge and skill domains used here to frame the analysis of a writer’s growth.</i> To focus on one or several aspects of writing expertise to the exclusion of the others represents less than a full view of the developmental process for gaining writing expertise. This theoretical lens can be useful not only in designing curriculum and understanding what the causes are for individual students’ writing problems, but also in designing tools for assessing writing development.</p><a class="default-logo-link" href="/ebooks/282264-college-writing-and-beyond-a-new-framework-for-university-writing-instruction">See more</a>

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Chapter 1: The Government-Corporate Complex: What It Knows about You

Slice ePub May 14, 2014
<p> <strong>Reason to be afraid #1:</strong> </p><p>Average citizens are subject to ever-expanding surveillance and data collection by the government-corporate complex.</p><p>Halfway across the ornate sitting room, Julian Assange stands with his back to the door, drinking a bottle of beer. It is early on a summer evening, June 22, 2013, and the Embassy of Ecuador in London is hosting a small party to acknowledge the one-year anniversary of his arrival in need of asylum. While Assange stands chatting calmly about the future of his anti-secrecy enterprise, Wikileaks, few people in the room know that he is worried. Sarah Harrison, his principal researcher and confidant, is only hours away from slipping out of Hong Kong with Edward Snowden, who, at that moment, is fast becoming the most hunted man in the world.</p><p>Close friends and supporters of Assange mill around the room, helping themselves to the buffet and arguing about software and the state of the world—in that order. Assange himself, with his longish white hair and black jeans, looks slightly out of place in the scene, bordered as it is by stiff-legged, gilt-painted settees. After a year, however, he’s completely at home here, laughing and joking with the security guys, lawyers, and hacker guests, talking thoughtfully about the escalating struggle for control of electronic information.</p><a class="default-logo-link" href="/ebooks/614956-the-rise-of-the-american-corporate-security-state">See more</a>

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After the Axe

Slice PDF February 23, 2015

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