An Introduction To The Old Testament Translated From The Latin And German Works Of J J With Additional References And Notes By S H Turner And W R Whittingham

Autore: Johann JAHN
Grandezza: 32,23 MB
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Encyclopedia Of Disability

Autore: Gary L Albrecht
Editore: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1452265208
Grandezza: 73,48 MB
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SAGE Reference is proud to announce the five-volume Encyclopedia of Disability. This encyclopedia represents the first attempt to bring an authoritative reference resource to the many faces of disability. More than 500 world-renowned scholars have written over 1,000 entries —in a clear, accessible style—with the desire to bring all students, researchers, and interested readers closer to the daily experience of disability. Volumes 1 - 4 cover disability A to Z, including a reader's guide, comprehensive bibliography, and index. Volume 5 contains a wealth of primary source documents in the field of disability. The Encyclopedia of Disability is a must-have reference for all academic libraries, large public libraries, and any social science, medical, legal, or governmental reference collections. Non-governmental organizations, charitable foundations, and law firms will also want to add this set to their collections.

A Short History Of Nearly Everything

Autore: Bill Bryson
Editore: Lulu Press, Inc
ISBN: 1312792566
Grandezza: 75,48 MB
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In A Walk in the Woods, Bill Bryson trekked the Appalachian Trail—well, most of it. In A Sunburned Country, he confronted some of the most lethal wildlife Australia has to offer. Now, in his biggest book, he confronts his greatest challenge: to understand—and, if possible, answer—the oldest, biggest questions we have posed about the universe and ourselves. Taking as territory everything from the Big Bang to the rise of civilization, Bryson seeks to understand how we got from there being nothing at all to there being us. To that end, he has attached himself to a host of the world’s most advanced (and often obsessed) archaeologists, anthropologists, and mathematicians, travelling to their offices, laboratories, and field camps. He has read (or tried to read) their books, pestered them with questions, apprenticed himself to their powerful minds.


Autore: E. N. Anderson
Editore: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111801586X
Grandezza: 66,89 MB
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The single comprehensive treatment of the field, from the leading members of the Society of Ethnobiology The field of ethnobiology—the study of relationships between particular ethnic groups and their native plants and animals—has grown very rapidly in recent years, spawning numerous subfields. Ethnobiological research has produced a wide range of medicines, natural products, and new crops, as well as striking insights into human cognition, language, and environmental management behavior from prehistory to the present. This is the single authoritative source on ethnobiology, covering all aspects of the field as it is currently defined. Featuring contributions from experienced scholars and sanctioned by the Society of Ethnobiology, this concise, readable volume provides extensive coverage of ethical issues and practices as well as archaeological, ethnological, and linguistic approaches. Emphasizing basic principles and methodology, this unique textbook offers a balanced treatment of all the major subfields within ethnobiology, allowing students to begin guided research in any related area—from archaeoethnozoology to ethnomycology to agroecology. Each chapter includes a basic introduction to each topic, is written by a leading specialist in the specific area addressed, and comes with a full bibliography citing major works in the area. All chapters cover recent research, and many are new in approach; most chapters present unpublished or very recently published new research. Featured are clear, distinctive treatments of areas such as ethnozoology, linguistic ethnobiology, traditional education, ethnoecology, and indigenous perspectives. Methodology and ethical action are also covered up to current practice. Ethnobiology is a specialized textbook for advanced undergraduates and graduate students; it is suitable for advanced-level ethnobotany, ethnobiology, cultural and political ecology, and archaeologically related courses. Research institutes will also find this work valuable, as will any reader with an interest in ethnobiological fields.

A Plain Introduction To The Criticism Of The New Testament

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A History Of New Sweden

Autore: Israel Acrelius
Grandezza: 60,42 MB
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Inquiries Into Human Faculty And Its Development

Autore: Francis Galton
Editore: Burns & Oates
ISBN: 9781855066717
Grandezza: 70,96 MB
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The first systematic, scientific treatise on individual differences in psychological phenomena. Galton's work marked the beginning of the scientific study of imagery and the association of ideas. Here for the first time he sketched out the essentials of a theory of mental testing.

The Apocalypse Revealed Wherein Are Disclosed The Arcana There Foretold Which Have Hitherto Remained Concealed Vol Iii

Autore: Emanuel Swedenborg
Editore: Coss Press
ISBN: 1446061256
Grandezza: 59,50 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub
Vista: 9343
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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.