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interrupt-driven

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

Denoting a process that is restarted by the occurrence of an interrupt. When a process initiates an auxiliary action to be carried out by some other process (for example, when a device...

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interrupt-driven

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

Denoting a process that is restarted by the occurrence of an interrupt. When a process initiates an auxiliary action to be carried out by some other process (for example, when a device...

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interrupt-driven

Edited by Andrew Butterfield and Gerard Ekembe Ngondi.

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 174 words.

Denoting a *process that is restarted by the occurrence of an *interrupt. When a process initiates an

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interrupt-driven

John Daintith and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of Computing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 174 words.

Denoting a *process that is restarted by the occurrence of an *interrupt. When a process initiates an

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Sensory-Motor Routines

Dana H. Ballard.

in Brain Computation as Hierarchical Abstraction

February 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neuroscience. 9404 words.

The traditional thinking was that the brain somehow ‘sees’ the image, but increasing evidence suggests that most of vision is the result of driven tests that are ordered up to serve a...

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Maternal Grief as an Archetype in the Psychology of Grief and Ancient Near East

Ekaterina E. Kozlova.

in Maternal Grief in the Hebrew Bible

June 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biblical Studies. 25725 words.

This chapter surveys recent grief studies, which show that amongst various types of bereavement maternal grief is regarded as the most intense type and is the most persistent. It also looks...

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Managerial leadership as event-driven improvisation<sup>1</sup>

Ingalill Holmberg and Mats Tyrstrup.

in The Work of Managers

February 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour. 10266 words.

In their everyday work, what do middle managers recognize as leadership – if anything? This chapter reports on the ‘everyday leadership’ at a global Swedish telecom firm. The narratives of...

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The Stochastic Simulation Method

Heinz-Peter Breuer and Francesco Petruccione.

in The Theory of Open Quantum Systems

January 2007; p ublished online January 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Mathematical and Statistical Physics. 8226 words.

The formulation of the dynamics of open quantum systems by means of stochastic processes in Hilbert space leads to efficient Monte–Carlo simulation techniques which are introduced and...

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Capital Flows and Controls in Brazil

Ilan Goldfajn and André Minella.

in Capital Controls and Capital Flows in Emerging Economies

May 2007; p ublished online February 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics. 23265 words.

This chapter reviews Brazil's experience with capital controls. In spite of the significant progress in terms of capital account liberalization and currency convertibility attained since...

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War and Urban Government

Steven Gunn, David Grummitt and Hans Cools.

in War, State, and Society in England and the Netherlands 1477-1559

November 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Chapter. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 8807 words.

This chapter examines the impact of war on the economic and political structures of urban life and civic finances. Wartime destruction and interruptions to trade posed challenges to the...

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Hyman Minsky

Thomas H. Stanton.

in Why Some Firms Thrive While Others Fail

July 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Financial Markets. 6949 words.

Chapter 8 asks whether the financial crisis will happen again. Economist Hyman Minsky observed a cyclical pattern. Stability in financial markets breeds instability as lenders and borrowers...

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