eBooks-share Latest eBooks http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/rss Latest eBooks from Books-share.com en-us admin@ebooks-share.net admin@ebooks-share.net Tue, 13 Nov 2018 19:04:04 GMT Books-share.com http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/images/logo.png http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ 158 57 The International Politics of Whaling (by Peter J. Stoett) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-international-politics-of-whaling
Author(s): Peter J. Stoett
Categories: Business & Economics > Economics, Business & Economics > International, Nature > Wildlife, Technology & Engineering > Agriculture, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: UBC Press
Publish date: 2002-05-01
ISBN-10: 0774806052
ISBN-13: 9780774806053
Language: English
Description: Whales: large, mysterious, intelligent, and endangered. Over the years, large-scale commercial whaling has gradually devoured several species, resulting in a global moratorium issues by the International Whaling Commission (IWC) in 1986. Current debate centers on the validity of this ban given strong opposition from whaling communities in Norway and Japan, Iceland’s withdrawal frm the IWC, and reputed recovery of some whale populations. The International Politics of Whaling is a fascinating study of the politics, environmental dilemmas, and ethical questions surrounding this highly controversial issue. Peter Stoett seeks to clarify the... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 19:04:04 GMT
The Insects: Structure and Function (by R. F. Chapman) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-insects-structure-and-function-1
Author(s): R. F. Chapman
Categories: Science > Biology, Science > Zoology
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish date: 2012-11-12
ISBN-10: 052111389X
ISBN-13: 9780521113892
Language: English
Description: The Insects has been the standard textbook in the field since the first edition published over forty years ago. Building on the strengths of Chapman's original text, this long-awaited 5th edition has been revised and expanded by a team of eminent insect physiologists, bringing it fully up-to-date for the molecular era. The chapters retain the successful structure of the earlier editions, focusing on particular functional systems rather than taxonomic groups and making it easy for students to delve into topics without extensive knowledge of taxonomy. The focus is on form and function, bringing together basic anatomy and physiology and examining how... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 19:02:08 GMT
Alternatives To Animal Testing (Issues in Environmental Science and Technology) (by R M Harrison, R E Hester, Paul Illing, Michael Balls) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/alternatives-to-animal-testing-issues-in-environmental-science-and-technology
Author(s): R M Harrison, R E Hester, Paul Illing, Michael Balls
Categories: Medical > Ethics, Medical > Toxicology, Science > Chemistry, Science > Environmental Science, Science > Biology
Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry
Publish date: 2006-06-07
ISBN-10: 0854042113
ISBN-13: 9780854042111
Language: English
Description: Animal experimentation has long been a controversial issue with impassioned arguments on both sides of the debate. Increasingly it has become more expedient and feasible to develop new methods that avoid the use of animals. There is agreement on both sides that reduction and refinement of experiments on animals should be an important goal for the industries involved. Alternatives to Animal Testing, written by leading experts in the field, discusses the issues involved and approaches that can be taken. Topics include; the safety evaluation of chemicals, international validation and barriers to the validation of alternative... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 19:02:01 GMT
The Illustrated History of Magic (by Milbourne Christopher, Maurine Christopher) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-illustrated-history-of-magic
Author(s): Milbourne Christopher, Maurine Christopher
Categories: Games > Magic, History > World, Performing Arts > General
Publisher: Running Press
Publish date: 2005-12-28
ISBN-10: 9780786716
ISBN-13: 9780786716883
Language: English
Description: Set off on a magical history tour with Milbourne Christopher's classic Illustrated History of Magic. Follow the fascinating stories of the world's greatest conjurers, from sorcerer-priests in ancient Egypt, The Great Herrmann, Harry Kellar, Chung Ling Soo, Houdini, to modern miracle workers like David Copperfield, Siegfreid and Roy, and David Blaine. Filled with fantastic illustrations—poster art, photographs, illusion diagrams—this book is a feast for anyone interested in the conjuring arts.
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:58:03 GMT
The Holy CEO/An Autobiography (by Christian Fabre alias Pranavananda Brahmendra Avadhuta) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-holy-ceo-an-autobiography
Author(s): Christian Fabre alias Pranavananda Brahmendra Avadhuta
Categories: Health & Fitness > General
Publisher: Jaico Publishing House/Mumbai/India
Publish date: 2011-05-19
ISBN-10: 8184951981
ISBN-13: 9788184951981
Language: English
Description: Christian Fabre s life was nothing less than a roller-coaster ride. He was far away from home, he had a broken marriage, was penniless, and without a job. The evolution of Swami Pranavananda Brahmendra Avadhuta from the down-on-his-luck French entrepreneur who had witnessed several ups and downs in his business, is an inspiring story. Ironically, the very name that he renounced has become famous all over India today, as more and more Christian Fabre stores open up in numerous cities. After his ordainment as a Naga Swami (a renunciate naked Hindu monk), his beloved Guru gave him an astounding directive his career in fashionable garments had to be... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:56:16 GMT
Advances in Wireless Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks (Signals and Communication Technology) (by Maggie Xiaoyan Cheng, Deying Li) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/advances-in-wireless-ad-hoc-and-sensor-networks-signals-and-communication-technology
Author(s): Maggie Xiaoyan Cheng, Deying Li
Categories: Computers > Certification Guides, Computers > Hardware, Computers > Networking
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2008-08-19
ISBN-10: 0387685650
ISBN-13: 9780387685656
Language: English
Description: Within thirteen self-contained chapters, these volume provides a complete survey of the state-of-the-art research that encompasses all areas of ad hoc and sensor networks.  Written by distinguished researchers in the field, these chapters focus on the theoretical and experimental study of advanced research topics involving security and trust, broadcasting and multicasting, power control and energy efficiency, and QoS provisioning. This book is a great reference tool for graduate students, researchers, and mathematicians interested in studying mobile ad hoc and sensor networks.
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:56:12 GMT
Handbook of Anti-Money Laundering (by Dennis Cox) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/handbook-of-anti-money-laundering
Author(s): Dennis Cox
Categories: Biography & Autobiography > General, Business & Economics > Economics, Business & Economics > Finance, Law > Business & Financial
Publisher: Wiley
Publish date: 2014-11-10
ISBN-10: 0470065745
ISBN-13: 9780470065747
Language: English
Description: Effectively implement comprehensive anti-money laundering regulations Handbook of Anti-Money Laundering details the most up-to-date regulations and provides practical guidance toward implementation. While most books focus on the regulations themselves, this useful guide goes further by explaining their meaning to bank operations, and how the rules apply to real-life scenarios. The international perspective provides a broader understanding of the anti-money laundering controls that are in place worldwide, with certain country-specific details discussed in-depth. Coverage includes the Wolfsberg Principles, Financial Action Task... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:56:06 GMT
Diagnostic Nuclear Medicine (Medical Radiology) (by A.L. Baert, Christiaan Schiepers) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/diagnostic-nuclear-medicine-medical-radiology
Author(s): A.L. Baert, Christiaan Schiepers
Categories: Medical > Biochemistry, Medical > Diagnostic Imaging, Medical > Internal Medicine, Medical > Reference, Reference > Encyclopedias
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2005-11-28
ISBN-10: 3540423095
ISBN-13: 9783540423096
Language: English
Description: 2nd edition - totally updated and revised. Provides the latest update on procedures in nuclear medicine. Documents the role of PET in oncology and introduces dual modality imaging with PET/CT. Includes sections on molecular imaging and future prospects. Represents an adjunct to standard knowledge of diagnostic nuclear medicine.
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:46:07 GMT
Handbook of Adhesion Technology (by Lucas F. M. da Silva, Andreas Öchsner, Robert D. Adams) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/handbook-of-adhesion-technology
Author(s): Lucas F. M. da Silva, Andreas Öchsner, Robert D. Adams
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Technology & Engineering > Industrial Engineering, Technology & Engineering > Mechanical
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2011-06-09
ISBN-10: 3642011683
ISBN-13: 9783642011689
Language: English
Description: Adhesives have been used for thousands of years, but until 100 years ago, the vast majority was from natural products such as bones, skins, fish, milk, and plants. Since about 1900, adhesives based on synthetic polymers have been introduced, and today, there are many industrial uses of adhesives and sealants. It is difficult to imagine a product—in the home, in industry, in transportation, or anywhere else for that matter—that does not use adhesives or sealants in some manner. The Handbook of Adhesion Technology is intended to be the definitive reference in the field of adhesion. Essential information is provided for all those concerned with... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:46:04 GMT
Pneumatic Drives: System Design, Modelling and Control (by Peter Beater) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/pneumatic-drives-system-design-modelling-and-control
Author(s): Peter Beater
Categories: Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Technology & Engineering > Mechanical
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2007-03-12
ISBN-10: 3540694706
ISBN-13: 9783540694700
Language: English
Description: This book covers the whole range of today’s technology for pneumatic drives. It details drives for factory automation and automotive applications as well as describes the technology for the process industry like positioners or spring-and-diaphragm. In addition, the book examines several control strategies like binary mode cylinder drives or position controlled drives and computer aided analysis of complex systems.
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:46:02 GMT
The Geometry of Jordan and Lie Structures (Lecture Notes in Mathematics) (by Wolfgang Bertram) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-geometry-of-jordan-and-lie-structures-lecture-notes-in-mathematics
Author(s): Wolfgang Bertram
Categories: Mathematics > Algebra, Mathematics > Geometry, Medical > General
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2001-02-08
ISBN-10: 9783540414
ISBN-13: 9783540414261
Language: English
Description: 0. In this work of we the Lie- and Jordan on an study interplay theory and ona level.Weintendtocontinue ittoa algebraic geometric systematicstudy ofthe role Jordan inharmonic In the of theoryplays analysis. fact, applications the of Jordan to theharmonic on cones theory algebras analysis symmetric (cf. of the wereatthe theauthor'sworkinthisarea. Then monograph[FK94]) origin Jordan in of turned the causal algebras up study many symmetric (see spaces Section and clearthat all soon itbecame XI.3), "generically" symmetric spaces have Since a relation toJordan Jordan does not significant theory. theory (yet) to the standard tools inharmonic the is text... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:44:06 GMT
The Geometric Phase in Quantum Systems: Foundations, Mathematical Concepts, and Applications in Molecular and Condensed Matter Physics (Theoretical and Mathematical Physics) (by J. Zwanziger) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-geometric-phase-in-quantum-systems-foundations-mathematical-concepts-and-applications-in-molecular-and-condensed-matter-physics-theoretical-and
Author(s): J. Zwanziger
Categories: Science > Chemistry, Science > Mathematical Physics, Science > Nuclear Physics, Science > Quantum Theory, Science > Solid State Physics
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2003-08-05
ISBN-10: 3540000313
ISBN-13: 9783540000310
Language: English
Description: From the reviews: "...useful for experts in mathematical physics...this is a very interesting book, which deserves to be found in any physical library." (OPTICS & PHOTONICS NEWS, July/August 2005).
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:42:06 GMT
Microstructure of Steels and Cast Irons (Engineering Materials and Processes) (by Madeleine Durand-Charre) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/microstructure-of-steels-and-cast-irons-engineering-materials-and-processes
Author(s): Madeleine Durand-Charre
Categories: Science > Mechanics, Science > Physics, Technology & Engineering > Mechanical
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2004-04-28
ISBN-10: 3540209638
ISBN-13: 9783540209638
Language: English
Description:  The book comprises three parts. Part 1 gives a historical description of the development of ironworking techniques since the earliest times. Part 2 is the core of the book and deals with the metallurgical basis of microstructures, with four main themes: phase diagrams, solidification processes, diffusion, and solid state phase transformations. Part 3 begins by an introduction to steel design principles. It then goes on to consider the different categories of steels, placing emphasis on their specific microstructural features. Finally, a comprehensive reference list includes several hundred pertinent articles and books.... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:42:02 GMT
The Future War of the Church (by Chuck D. Pierce, Rebecca Wagner Sytsema) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-future-war-of-the-church
Author(s): Chuck D. Pierce, Rebecca Wagner Sytsema
Categories: Religion > Christian Ministry
Publisher: Baker Pub Group
Publish date: 2001-05-01
ISBN-10: 0830725172
ISBN-13: 9780830725175
Language: English
Description: In The Future War of the Church, Chuck Pierce and Rebecca Wagner Sytsema shared a vision from God. They showed lay people, intercessors and church leaders how to advance God’s Kingdom and use worship, prayer and spiritual warfare to overcome the lawlessness and violence in our society and the world during the current 7-year season of war from 2001-2008. Readers will not want to miss this revised and updated edition with a brief historical background at the beginning of each chapter, which offers an update on the prophetic words from 2001 and what came to pass. The authors urge readers to press on as the Lord is still... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:40:04 GMT
The Everything Indian Slow Cooker Cookbook: Includes Pineapple Raita, Tandoori Chicken Wings, Mulligatawny Soup, Lamb Vindaloo, Five-Spice Strawberry Chutney...and hundreds more! (by Prerna Singh) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-everything-indian-slow-cooker-cookbook-includes-pineapple-raita-tandoori-chicken-wings-mulligatawny-soup-lamb-vindaloo-five-spice-strawberry
Author(s): Prerna Singh
Categories: Cooking > Regional & Ethnic
Publisher: Everything
Publish date: 2012-10-18
ISBN-10: 144054168X
ISBN-13: 9781440541681
Language: English
Description: Flavorful - and easy - Indian cooking at home! Do you love Indian food, but wonder how to capture those unique flavors at home? With The Everything Indian Slow Cooker Cookbook, all you have to do is toss your ingredients into a slow cooker and then come home to a delicious, savory meal that the whole family will love! Featuring 300 mouthwatering recipes and instructions for building a masaledaani (spice box), this cookbook shows you how to create authentic Indian recipes in just a few simple steps. With author Prerna Singh's guidance and the convenience of your slow cooker, you'll enjoy crafting delightful delicacies like: Spicy Chicken Stew... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:36:15 GMT
The Automotive Body: Volume II: System Design (Mechanical Engineering Series) (by L. Morello, Lorenzo Rosti Rossini, Giuseppe Pia, Andrea Tonoli) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-automotive-body-volume-ii-system-design-mechanical-engineering-series
Author(s): L. Morello, Lorenzo Rosti Rossini, Giuseppe Pia, Andrea Tonoli
Categories: Science > Astronomy, Technology & Engineering > Aeronautics & Astronautics, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2010-12-21
ISBN-10: 9400705158
ISBN-13: 9789400705159
Language: English
Description:  “The Automotive Body” consists of two volumes.   The first volume produced the needful cultural background on the body; it described the body and its components in use on most kinds of cars and industrial vehicles: the quantity of drawings that are presented allows the reader to familiarize with the design features and to understand functions, design motivations and fabrication feasibility, in view of the existing production processes.   The purpose of this second volume is to explain the links which exist between satisfying the needs of the customer (either driver or passenger) and the specifications for vehicle design, and between the... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:36:11 GMT
The Automotive Body: Volume I: Components Design (Mechanical Engineering Series) (by L. Morello, Lorenzo Rosti Rossini, Giuseppe Pia, Andrea Tonoli) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-automotive-body-volume-i-components-design-mechanical-engineering-series
Author(s): L. Morello, Lorenzo Rosti Rossini, Giuseppe Pia, Andrea Tonoli
Categories: Science > Astronomy, Technology & Engineering > Aeronautics & Astronautics, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2010-12-21
ISBN-10: 9400705123
ISBN-13: 9789400705128
Language: English
Description:  “The Automotive Body” consists of two volumes.   The first volume produces the needful cultural background on the body; it describes the body and its components in use on most kinds of cars and industrial vehicles: the quantity of drawings that are presented allows the reader to familiarize with the design features and to understand functions, design motivations and fabrication feasibility, in view of the existing production processes.   The second volume addresses the body system engineer and has the objective to lead him to the specification definition used to finalize detail design and production by the car manufacturer or the supply... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:36:08 GMT
Dynamics of Machinery: Theory and Applications (by Hans Dresig, Franz Holzweißig) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/dynamics-of-machinery-theory-and-applications
Author(s): Hans Dresig, Franz Holzweißig
Categories: Computers > Artificial Intelligence, Science > Acoustics & Sound, Science > Physics, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Technology & Engineering > Mechanical
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2011-05-03
ISBN-10: 3540899391
ISBN-13: 9783540899396
Language: English
Description: Dynamic loads and undesired oscillations increase with higher speed of machines. At the same time, industrial safety standards require better vibration reduction. This book covers model generation, parameter identification, balancing of mechanisms, torsional and bending vibrations, vibration isolation, and the dynamic behavior of drives and machine frames as complex systems. Typical dynamic effects, such as the gyroscopic effect, damping and absorption, shocks, resonances of higher order, nonlinear and self-excited vibrations are explained using practical examples. These include manipulators, flywheels, gears, mechanisms, motors, rotors, hammers,... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:36:06 GMT
The Encyclopedia of Positive Psychology (by Shane J. Lopez) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-encyclopedia-of-positive-psychology
Author(s): Shane J. Lopez
Categories: Health & Fitness > General, Psychology > General, Reference > General
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Publish date: 2009-02-10
ISBN-10: 1405161256
ISBN-13: 9781405161251
Language: English
Description: Positive psychology, the pursuit of understanding optimal human functioning, is reshaping the scholarly and public views of how we see the science of psychology. The Encyclopedia of Positive Psychology provides a comprehensive and accessible summary of this growing area of scholarship and practice.288 specially commissioned entries written by 150 leading international researchers, educators, and practitioners in positive psychologycovers topics of interest across all social sciences as well as business and industrythe most current, extensive, and accessible treatment of the subject availabletopical primer clarifies basic constructs and processes... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:34:09 GMT
The Encyclopedia of Networking (by Werner Feibel) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-encyclopedia-of-networking
Author(s): Werner Feibel
Categories: Computers > Certification Guides, Computers > Networking, Reference > General
Publisher: Sybex Inc
Publish date: 1996-02
ISBN-10: 0782118291
ISBN-13: 9780782118292
Language: English
Description: This thorough update to Novell's Complete Encyclopedia of Networking expands upon the original and provides a more comprehensive collection of data for all levels of network users. This Encyclopedia offers in-depth analysis of hardware, software, networking topologies, and network operating systems. Details on cabling, interface cards, shells, applications, standards, and protocols are also included. The companion CD contains the complete text of the encyclopedia, with graphics and tables.
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:34:06 GMT
Trade-based Money Laundering: Overview, Issues, Perspectives (by Ashleigh Young) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/trade-based-money-laundering-overview-issues-perspectives
Author(s): Ashleigh Young
Categories: Business & Economics > Money & Monetary Policy
Publisher: Nova Science Pub Inc
Publish date: 2016-12-07
ISBN-10: 1536105430
ISBN-13: 9781536105438
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:30:03 GMT
Mechanics of Failure Mechanisms in Structures (Solid Mechanics and Its Applications) (by G.A. Kardomateas, R.L. Carlson, James I Craig) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/mechanics-of-failure-mechanisms-in-structures-solid-mechanics-and-its-applications
Author(s): G.A. Kardomateas, R.L. Carlson, James I Craig
Categories: Reference > General, Technology & Engineering > Mechanical
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2012-04-27
ISBN-10: 9400742517
ISBN-13: 9789400742512
Language: English
Description: This book focuses on the mechanisms and underlying mechanics of failure in various classes of materials such as metallic, ceramic, polymeric, composite and bio-material.  Topics include tensile and compressive fracture, crack initiation and growth, fatigue and creep rupture in metallic materials, matrix cracking and delamination and environmental degradation in polymeric composites, failure of bio-materials such as prosthetic heart valves and prosthetic hip joints, failure of ceramics and ceramic matrix composites, failure of metallic matrix composites, static and dynamic buckling failure, dynamic excitations and creep buckling failure in... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:26:09 GMT
Trade-Based Money Laundering: The Next Frontier in International Money Laundering Enforcement (Wiley and SAS Business Series) (by John A. Cassara) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/trade-based-money-laundering-the-next-frontier-in-international-money-laundering-enforcement-wiley-and-sas-business-series
Author(s): John A. Cassara
Categories: Biography & Autobiography > General, Business & Economics > General
Publisher: Wiley
Publish date: 2015-11-09
ISBN-10: 1119078954
ISBN-13: 9781119078951
Language: English
Description: Uncover the financial fraud that funds terrorist organizations Trade-Based Money Laundering is an authoritative examination of this burgeoning phenomenon, now coming under scrutiny in the War on Terror. This book walks you through the signs and patterns of trade-based money laundering (TBML) to help you recognize it when it occurs, and shows you how data and analytics can be used to detect it. You'll learn the common value transfer techniques including invoice fraud, over-and-under invoicing, and misrepresentation, and learn why analytic detection systems have yet to be implemented despite the existence of copious data. Case... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:26:03 GMT
The Death and Life of Australian Soccer (by Joe Gorman) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-death-and-life-of-australian-soccer
Author(s): Joe Gorman
Categories: History > Study & Teaching, Sports & Recreation > Soccer
Publisher: University of Queensland Press
Publish date: 2017-11-01
ISBN-10: 9780702259
ISBN-13: 9780702259685
Language: English
Description: In The Death and Life of Australian Soccer, journalist and historian Joe Gorman explores the rise and fall of Australia's first national football competition. Drawing on archival research and numerous interviews, he reveals the sport's vibrant multicultural history, while also taking an unflinching look at the issues that plague the game. Timely and fascinating, The Death and Life of Australian Soccer is no ordinary sports book. It is the riveting story of Australia's national identity, and offers new ways of understanding the great changes that have shaped our country.
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:24:03 GMT
The Dark Valley: A Panorama of the 1930s (by BRENDON Piers) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-dark-valley-a-panorama-of-the-1930s-1
Author(s): BRENDON Piers
Categories: History > Study & Teaching, History > World
Publisher: Jonathan Cape Ltd
Publish date: 2000
ISBN-10: 9780224060
ISBN-13: 9780224060387
Language: English
Description: Acceptable condition.
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:22:03 GMT
The Craft of Creativity (by Matthew A. Cronin, Jeffrey Loewenstein) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-craft-of-creativity
Author(s): Matthew A. Cronin, Jeffrey Loewenstein
Categories: Business & Economics > Decision Making & Problem Solving, Business & Economics > Organizational Behavior, Psychology > General
Publisher: Stanford Business Books
Publish date: 2018-04-17
ISBN-10: 0804787379
ISBN-13: 9780804787376
Language: English
Description: Creativity has long been thought of as a personal trait, a gift bestowed on some and unachievable by others. While we laud the products of creativity, the stories behind them are often abridged to the elusive "aha!" moment, the result of a momentary stroke of genius. In The Craft of Creativity Matthew A. Cronin and Jeffrey Loewenstein present a new way to understand how we innovate. They emphasize the importance of the journey and reveal the limitations of focusing on outcomes. Drawing on a wide range of scholarship, their own research, and interviews with professionals and learners who employ creativity in the arts,... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:18:06 GMT
The Creativity Code: The Power of Visual Thinking (by Gore Alex) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-creativity-code-the-power-of-visual-thinking
Author(s): Gore Alex
Categories: Architecture > General, Art > Design, Self-Help > Creativity
Publisher: Alexander K Gore
Publish date: 2016-09-02
ISBN-10: 0997927526
ISBN-13: 9780997927528
Language: English
Description: While it might seem like some people are born with it, the fact is anyone can learn to be creative. Half of the human brain is devoted directly or indirectly to vision - that's the power of visual thinking. Companies such as Apple, Air B&B and Tesla, have shown that creativity outperforms entrenched thinking. Using architecture, humor and everyday examples, the Creativity Code helps: - Kickstart your creative thinking - Unlock your visual processing potential - Strengthen your design skills - Discover your inner Da Vinci If you are struggling in school, interested in architecture, or searching for a way to breakthrough in your profession, then... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:18:02 GMT
Elastix Unified Communications Server Cookbook (by Gerardo Barajas Puente) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/elastix-unified-communications-server-cookbook
Author(s): Gerardo Barajas Puente
Categories: Computers > Networking, Computers > Development
Publisher: Packt Publishing - ebooks Account
Publish date: 2015-03-31
ISBN-10: 184951934X
ISBN-13: 9781849519342
Language: English
Description: More than 140 real-life, hands-on recipes and tips to install, deploy, administer, and maintain any VoIP/Unified Communications solution based on Elastix About This Book Enable a full cost-effective unified communications server solution Go from a single server configuration to a multi-site deployment Implement the Call Center module and take advantage of all the VoIP and Unified Communications features available Who This Book Is For This book is aimed at those who want to learn how to set up an Elastix Unified Communications Server without losing ground on Unified Communications and Voice over IP.... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:16:05 GMT
The Christmas Murders (True Crime History) (by Jonathan Goodman) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-christmas-murders-true-crime-history
Author(s): Jonathan Goodman
Categories: Biography & Autobiography > Criminals & Outlaws, History > General
Publisher: The Kent State University Press
Publish date: 2011-04-20
ISBN-10: 160635082X
ISBN-13: 9781606350829
Language: English
Description: A seasonal gift for connoisseurs of true crime Here are ten murder cases of “the old-fashioned sort”―evoking a nostalgia more obviously associated with fiction―that all took place during the festive period from mid-December to Twelfth Night between 1811 and 1933. The settings of these grisly tales range from the Knickerbocker Athletic Club in New York (where a gentleman named Molineux provided a drastic cure for hangovers by putting cyanide in a gift-wrapped bottle of Bromo Seltzer) to an apartment in Glasgow (home of a wealthy Scotswoman whose demise seemed to have been satisfactorily explained by local constables,... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:14:07 GMT
3,000 Solved Problems in Physics (Schaum's Solved Problems) (Schaum's Solved Problems Series) (by Alvin Halpern) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/3-000-solved-problems-in-physics-schaums-solved-problems-schaums-solved-problems-series
Author(s): Alvin Halpern
Categories: Science > Physics, Study Aids > Study Guides
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
Publish date: 1988-03-01
ISBN-10: 0070257345
ISBN-13: 9780070257344
Language: English
Description: Master physics with Schaum's--the high-performance solved-problem guide. It will help you cut study time, hone problem-solving skills, and achieve your personal best on exams! Students love Schaum's Solved Problem Guides because they produce results. Each year, thousands of students improve their test scores and final grades with these indispensable guides. Get the edge on your classmates. Use Schaum's! If you don't have a lot of time but want to excel in class, use this book to: Brush up before testsStudy quickly and more effectivelyLearn the best strategies for solving tough problems in step-by-step detailReview what you've learned... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:10:09 GMT
The Card (by Steve Hill (author)) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-card
Author(s): Steve Hill (author)
Categories: Non-Classifiable > Non-Classifiable
Publisher: Ockley Books Ltd
Publish date: 2018-03-15
ISBN-10: 9781910906
ISBN-13: 9781910906132
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:08:03 GMT
Existential-Integrative Approaches to Treating Adolescents (by David Shumaker) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/existential-integrative-approaches-to-treating-adolescents
Author(s): David Shumaker
Categories: Psychology > Psychotherapy
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish date: 2017-08-18
ISBN-10: 1349952109
ISBN-13: 9781349952106
Language: English
Description: This book frames how existential theory and intervention strategies can be seamlessly integrated with evidenced-based approaches when treating adolescents. This groundbreaking text begins with an overview of EI theory and provides an exhaustive review of risk and protective factors that contribute to an adolescent's experience of existential anxiety. Other book highlights include a proposed developmental model of existential anxiety in adolescence, and individual chapters devoted to working with adolescents who present with anxiety, depression, substance abuse concerns, and disruptive behaviors. Rich case study... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:06:15 GMT
Food for War: Agriculture and Rearmament in Britain before the Second World War (by Alan F. Wilt) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/food-for-war-agriculture-and-rearmament-in-britain-before-the-second-world-war
Author(s): Alan F. Wilt
Categories: Business & Economics > Economics, History > Europe, History > Military, Technology & Engineering > Agriculture, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish date: 2001-11-15
ISBN-10: 0198208715
ISBN-13: 9780198208716
Language: English
Description: This groundbreaking study charts Britain's food and agricultural preparations in the 1930s. It shows that in this sector, in contrast to other areas of the economy, government plans were already well-developed by 1939 and examines how the measures of the 1930s not only set the stage for World War II but also contributed to a more robust British agiculture in the decades that followed.
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:06:10 GMT
The Beauty of the Primitive: Shamanism and Western Imagination (by Andrei A. Znamenski) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-beauty-of-the-primitive-shamanism-and-western-imagination
Author(s): Andrei A. Znamenski
Categories: Religion > General, Science > Chemistry, Social Science > Anthropology
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish date: 2007-07-16
ISBN-10: 0195172310
ISBN-13: 9780195172317
Language: English
Description: For the past forty years shamanism has drawn increasing attention among the general public and academics. There is an enormous literature on shamanism, but no one has tried to understand why and how Western intellectual and popular culture became so fascinated with the topic. Behind fictional and non-fictional works on shamanism, Andrei A. Znamenski uncovers an exciting story that mirrors changing Western attitudes toward the primitive. The Beauty of the Primitive explores how shamanism, an obscure word introduced by the eighteenth-century German explorers of Siberia, entered Western humanities and social sciences, and has now become a powerful... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:06:06 GMT
The Big Picture: On the Origins of Life, Meaning, and the Universe Itself (by Sean Carroll) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-big-picture-on-the-origins-of-life-meaning-and-the-universe-itself
Author(s): Sean Carroll
Categories: Science > Cosmology, Science > History, Science > Physics
Publisher: Dutton
Publish date: 2016-05-10
ISBN-10: 0525954821
ISBN-13: 9780525954828
Language: English
Description: *INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER* "Vivid . . . impressive. . . . Splendidly informative."—The New York Times "Suceeds spectacularly."—Science"A tour de force."—Salon Already internationally acclaimed for his elegant, lucid writing on the most challenging notions in modern physics, Sean Carroll is emerging as one of the greatest humanist thinkers of his generation as he brings his extraordinary intellect to bear not only on Higgs bosons and extra dimensions but now also on our deepest personal questions: Where are we? Who are we? Are our emotions, our beliefs, and our hopes and dreams ultimately meaningless out there in the... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:04:12 GMT
The British Working Class 1832-1940 (by Andrew August) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-british-working-class-1832-1940
Author(s): Andrew August
Categories: History > Europe, History > Study & Teaching, History > World, Social Science > General
Publisher: Routledge
Publish date: 2007-03-31
ISBN-10: 9780582381
ISBN-13: 9780582381308
Language: English
Description: In this insightful new study, Andrew August examines the British working class in the period when Britain became a mature industrial power, working men and women dominated massive new urban populations, and the extension of suffrage brought them into the political nation for the first time.  Framing his subject chronologically, but treating it thematically, August gives a vivid account of working class life between the mid-nineteenth and mid-twentieth centuries, examining the issues and concerns central to working-class identity. Identifying shared patterns of experience in the lives of workers, he avoids the... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:04:06 GMT
Freud, the Reluctant Philosopher (by Alfred I. Tauber) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/freud-the-reluctant-philosopher
Author(s): Alfred I. Tauber
Categories: Biography & Autobiography > Philosophers
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publish date: 2010-07-21
ISBN-10: 0691145520
ISBN-13: 9780691145525
Language: English
Description: Freud began university intending to study both medicine and philosophy. But he was ambivalent about philosophy, regarding it as metaphysical, too limited to the conscious mind, and ignorant of empirical knowledge. Yet his private correspondence and his writings on culture and history reveal that he never forsook his original philosophical ambitions. Indeed, while Freud remained firmly committed to positivist ideals, his thought was permeated with other aspects of German philosophy. Placed in dialogue with his intellectual contemporaries, Freud appears as a reluctant philosopher who failed to recognize his own metaphysical... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:00:18 GMT
An Introduction to Tensor Calculus, Relativity and Cosmology (by Derek F. Lawden) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/an-introduction-to-tensor-calculus-relativity-and-cosmology-1
Author(s): Derek F. Lawden
Categories: Science > Relativity
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Ltd
Publish date: 1982-06-02
ISBN-10: 047110096X
ISBN-13: 9780471100966
Language: English
Description: Elementary introduction pays special attention to aspects of tensor calculus and relativity that students find most difficult. Contents include tensors in curved spaces and application to general relativity theory; black holes; gravitational waves; application of general relativity principles to cosmology. Numerous exercises. Solution guide available upon request. 1982 edition.
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:00:14 GMT
The Ancient Novel and Beyond (Mnemosyne, Bibliotheca Classica Batava Supplementum) (by Stelios Panayotakis, Faculty of Arts Maaike Zimmerman, Wytse Keulen) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-ancient-novel-and-beyond-mnemosyne-bibliotheca-classica-batava-supplementum
Author(s): Stelios Panayotakis, Faculty of Arts Maaike Zimmerman, Wytse Keulen
Categories: Art > Design, Language Arts & Disciplines > General, Literary Criticism > Medieval
Publisher: Brill Academic Pub
Publish date: 2003-05
ISBN-10: 9004129995
ISBN-13: 9789004129993
Language: English
Description: This volume comprises the revised versions of selected papers read at the International Conference on the Ancient Novel (Groningen, July 2000). The papers cover a wide range of scholarly issues that were prominent in the programme of the conference, and feature the most recent approaches to research on the ancient novel. The essays combine judicious use of literary theory with traditional scholarship, and examine the ancient novels and related texts, such as Oriental tales and Christian narrative, both in their larger, literary, cultural and social context, and as sources of inspiration for Byzantine and modern fiction. This book is important not... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:00:09 GMT
Disney, Pixar, and the Hidden Messages of Children's Films (by M. Keith Booker) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/disney-pixar-and-the-hidden-messages-of-childrens-films
Author(s): M. Keith Booker
Categories: Performing Arts > Film & Video, Social Science > General
Publisher: Praeger
Publish date: 2009-11-25
ISBN-10: 0313376727
ISBN-13: 9780313376726
Language: English
Description: This work is a wide-ranging survey of American children's film that provides detailed analysis of the political implications of these films, as well as a discussion of how movies intended for children have come to be so persistently charged with meaning. • Provides chapter-by-chapter coverage of films from different studios, including two chapters on Disney, one on Pixar, and one on films from other studios (with a special focus on Dreamworks) • Offers bibliographical listings of both printed works cited and films cited in the text • Includes a comprehensive index
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:00:06 GMT
The Alaska Almanac: Facts about Alaska (by Nancy Gates, Whitekeys) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-alaska-almanac-facts-about-alaska
Author(s): Nancy Gates, Whitekeys
Categories: History > United States, Reference > Almanacs
Publisher: Alaska Northwest Books
Publish date: 2013-11-01
ISBN-10: 0882409131
ISBN-13: 9780882409139
Language: English
Description: Since 1976, those looking for facts about Alaska turn to this trusted fact book. Updated biannually, this affordable, best-selling guide is filled with accurate, timely facts on the geography, history, economy, employment, recreation, climate, and peoples of this large and diverse state.  
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:00:03 GMT
Marked Word Order in the Qur'an and Its English Translations: Patterns and Motivations (by Ahmed Saleh Elimam) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/marked-word-order-in-the-quran-and-its-english-translations-patterns-and-motivations
Author(s): Ahmed Saleh Elimam
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines > Translating & Interpreting, Religion > Islam
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
Publish date: 2013-10-01
ISBN-10: 1443851248
ISBN-13: 9781443851244
Language: English
Description: The literature on Balaghah (the art of Arabic eloquence) and commentaries on the Qur'an stress that the style of the Qur'an is "beautiful", "eloquent" and "inimitable". This literature identifies word order as one of the most distinctive aspects of Qur'anic style. One of the main reasons for this is that, compared to English, Arabic has fewer restrictions on word order, thanks to its elaborate verb inflection system and case marking. This flexibility allows for the foregrounding of some elements within the sentence, resulting in a marked (or non-canonical) word order and fulfilling certain discursive functions, including specification, restriction,... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:56:10 GMT
7 Men Who Rule the World from the Grave (by Dave Breese) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/7-men-who-rule-the-world-from-the-grave
Author(s): Dave Breese
Categories: Religion > History
Publisher: Moody Publishers
Publish date: 1992-03-09
ISBN-10: 0802484484
ISBN-13: 9780802484482
Language: English
Description: Though their bodies lie cold and dormant, the grave cannot contain the influence these seven men have had on today's world. They continue to rule because they have altered the thinking of society. They generated philosophies that have been ardently grasped by masses of people but are erroneous and antiscriptural. Today these ideas pervade our schools, businesses, homes, and even the church. As we continue to unknowingly subscribe to their philosophies, we keep the grave open for Charles Darwin, Karl Marx, Julius Wellhausen, John Dewey, Sigmund Freud, John Maynard Keynes, and Soren Kierkegaard. Dave Breese warns us of the... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:56:07 GMT
The McGraw-Hill 36-Hour Course: Operations Management (McGraw-Hill 36-Hour Courses) (by Linda Brennan) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-mcgraw-hill-36-hour-course-operations-management-mcgraw-hill-36-hour-courses
Author(s): Linda Brennan
Categories: Business & Economics > Management Science, Business & Economics > Operations Research, Business & Economics > Production & Operations Management
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
Publish date: 2010-08-26
ISBN-10: 0071743839
ISBN-13: 9780071743839
Language: English
Description: Take a crash course in boosting operational efficiency! Whether a business manufactures trucks, delivers packages, or sells coffee, it lives and breathes on its operations. Without exception. Ensuring smooth, efficient processes is a challenging task--but the rewards are immense. The McGraw-Hill 36-Hour Course: Operations Management puts you on the fast track to bolstering and managing the effectiveness of your organization’s operations. Complete with exercises, self-tests, and an online final exam, this virtual immersion course in operations management teaches you how to: Evaluate and measure existing systems’ performance Use... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:54:03 GMT
The 18 Rules of Happiness: How to Be Happy (by Karl Moore) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-18-rules-of-happiness-how-to-be-happy-1
Author(s): Karl Moore
Categories: Self-Help > General
Publisher: Inspire3 Publishing
Publish date: 2009-01-27
ISBN-10: 0955993512
ISBN-13: 9780955993510
Language: English
Description: Would YOU like to discover your own true happiness? Right now, you spend 24 hours a day searching for happiness. It's the single motive behind absolutely every action you take. But are you experiencing enough genuine happiness in your daily life? If not, you need to take action. This book is a mini-course in mega-happiness. It unveils 18 simple secrets that you can use to begin enjoying profound happiness and freedom in your life. From simple shifts in attitude to powerful mind-body "hacks", this guide will show you how to easily tap into the sunshine that already exists within you - and, quite simply, become the happiest person you know.
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:52:06 GMT
The 25 Minute Meeting: Half the Time, Double the Impact (by Donna McGeorge) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-25-minute-meeting-half-the-time-double-the-impact
Author(s): Donna McGeorge
Categories: Business & Economics > Business Communication, Business & Economics > Skills
Publisher: Wiley
Publish date: 2018-09-27
ISBN-10: 0730359239
ISBN-13: 9780730359234
Language: English
Description: Sharpen your focus and tighten your time frames to get more done in less time The 25 Minute Meeting goes beyond “cut to the chase” and shows you how to take back your work day with smarter planning and more productive action. Meetings have become a de facto way of working, and as they pile up and stretch to interminable lengths, they eat up our days and sink productivity—if they are poorly planned and run. Done well, meetings are short, sharp, productive affairs that provide critical time and space for the interactions that drive business forward. This book shows you how to effectively and efficiently recover your... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:52:03 GMT
How to Be a Good Atheist (by Nick Harding) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/how-to-be-a-good-atheist
Author(s): Nick Harding
Categories: Religion > Agnosticism, Religion > Atheism
Publisher: Oldcastle Books
Publish date: 2008-04-28
ISBN-10: 1842432370
ISBN-13: 9781842432372
Language: English
Description: For millennia priests and holy men have told countless conflicting tales about humanity's genesis and fate, while also saying anyone devoid of faith is evil, immoral, and responsible for societal ills. For those tired of these contradictions, fed up with hearing about divine mysteries when there aren't any, and offended by being told they're going to hell, atheism is a popular and logical answer. This book contains all you need to know about what to pack for your journey on the enlightening road to atheism, including explanations of the five types of atheism and the difference between an atheist and an... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:50:11 GMT
Inter Views in Performance Philosophy: Crossings and Conversations (by Anna Street, Julien Alliot, Magnolia Pauker) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/inter-views-in-performance-philosophy-crossings-and-conversations
Author(s): Anna Street, Julien Alliot, Magnolia Pauker
Categories: Humor > General, Performing Arts > Theater
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish date: 2017-09-21
ISBN-10: 1349951919
ISBN-13: 9781349951918
Language: English
Description: This book offers a glimpse of new perspectives on how philosophy performs in the gaps between thinking and acting. Bringing together perspectives from world-renowned contemporary philosophers and theorists – including Judith Butler, Alphonso Lingis, Catherine Malabou, Jon McKenzie, Martin Puchner, and Avital Ronell – this book engages with the emerging field of performance philosophy, exploring the fruitful encounters being opened across disciplines by this constantly evolving approach. Intersecting dramatic techniques with theoretical reflections, scholars from diverse geographical and institutional... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:50:05 GMT
Terrorism and WMDs: Awareness and Response (by John Pichtel) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/terrorism-and-wmds-awareness-and-response
Author(s): John Pichtel
Categories: Law > General, Political Science > General, Social Science > Criminology
Publisher: CRC Press
Publish date: 2011-04-25
ISBN-10: 1439851751
ISBN-13: 9781439851753
Language: English
Description: Terrorists continue to enhance their technical sophistication in constructing weapons of mass destruction (WMDs) with devastating effects. Chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and explosive (CBRNE) weapons now pose a greater threat than ever before. Emphasizing basic chemistry and biology, including microbiology and human health, Terrorism and WMDs: Awareness and Response is an introductory manual on CBRNE weapons that helps prepare emergency response, counterterrorism, and security professionals to respond to a WMD attack quickly and effectively. Examines different threats and the best response Taking a... more...
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:48:03 GMT
The End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason (by Sam Harris) http://xn--fnsterbyteuppsala-zzb.se/ebook/the-end-of-faith-religion-terror-and-the-future-of-reason-1
Author(s): Sam Harris
Categories: Philosophy > General, Reference > General, Religion > Comparative Religion, Religion > Psychology of Religion, Social Science > Sociology of Religion
Publisher: W. W. Norton
Publish date: 2005-10-10
ISBN-10: 0393327655
ISBN-13: 9780393327656
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:46:10 GMT