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    • Life writing: Straddling fact and fiction 

      Zaman, Tabassum (BRAC University, 2006)
      Traditionally any autobiographic writing is expected to document past in retrospect just like history. But memoirs like Michael Ondaatje’s Running in the Family and Sheila Ortiz Taylor and Sandra Ortiz Taylor’s Imaginary ...
    • Management accounting development and practices in Bangladesh 

      Sharkar, Mohammad Zakir Hossain; Sobhan, Md. Abdus; Sultana, Shahida (BRAC University, 2006)
      The more the development of the market economy, the more the significance of management accounting. To keep pace with this increasing market economy, it becomes imperative for the organizations to adopt new management ...
    • Morbidities among older people in Bangladesh: evidence from an ageing survey 

      Kalam, I. M. Shafiqul; Khan, Hafiz T. A. (BRAC University, 2006)
      In recent decades, the population structure in many countries has been reshaping due to combined effect of falling fertility and increased life expectancy. Because of demographic interaction, a trend of increasing proportion ...
    • A participatory approach to conservation: working with community to save the cultural hertiage of Panamnagar 

      Ahmed, Iftekhar (BRAC University, 2006)
      Panamnagar is a unique township in Sonargaon thana of Narayanganj district of Bangladesh. It is stretched in a single street with street front houses on either side, which are of high architectural and archeological value. ...
    • Scaling up: the BRAC experience 

      Ahmed, Salehuddin; French, Micaela (BRAC University, 2006)
      BRAC, a development NGO based in Bangladesh, has demonstrated an extraordinary aptitude for program expansion, or ‘scaling up’. Only thirty-four years old, the organization is today the largest NGO in the world, with ...
    • Strengths and weaknesses of participatory methods for rapid definition of problems and potentials to promote socially just urban intervention 

      Jabeen, Huraera (BRAC University, 2006)
      Urban development and planning, at present, demand an approach that both provides an account of the forces leading to change in the qualities of places in urban regions and offers ideas about the forms and processes of ...
    • Supplementary cementing materials for high performance concrete 

      Safiuddin, Md.; Zain, M.F.M. (BRAC University, 2006)
      Supplementary cementing material is an important component of high performance concrete. In particular, the incorporation of supplementary cementing material is essential when the high strength and durability become the ...
    • Unified approach of generalized inverse and its applications 

      Ahmed, Mohammad Maruf (BRAC University, 2006)
      This paper deals with Unified Approach of Generalized inverse (g-inverse) and its applications. General approaches of generalized inverses with a special convergence are discussed. Derivation of g-inverse by using minimal ...
    • Waste management in Dhaka City-A theoretical marketing model 

      Chowdhury, Tamzid Ahmed; Afza, Syeda Rownak (BRAC University, 2006)
      An escalating quality of life and high rates of resources consumption patterns have had an unintended and negative impact on the urban environment generation of wastes far beyond the handling capacities of urban govt. and ...