Politics & Social Sciences
epub |eng | | Author:Simon Partner

The middle years of the 1860s were a time of great opportunity but also of great challenge and hardship for many. The very factor that created new possibilities for wealth ...
( Category: History January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Diana Lobel

The tenth-century Sufi-influenced thinker Ibn Sīna (Avicenna) already expressed this Sufi theme of the soul as mirror to the divine. He writes that at the end of the spiritual journey, ...
( Category: Philosophy January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-04-03 | Author:Timothy Beal

* * * I feel that something must be done to stop the neglect of stock, crops, gardens, and home interests caused by these dances or by celebrations, pow-wows, and ...
( Category: Americas January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Hans-Georg Moeller

THE INCONGRUITY OF SINCERITY In his final words to Confucius, Robber Zhi chastises the sage and chases him away: “Everything you say I reject. Away with you, quick, run back ...
( Category: History & Criticism January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jamie Sayen

THE DEMOCRAT’S HEADLINE on October 25, 1973, read: “Fuel Reserves Dwindle at Groveton; Mill Shutdown Narrowly Averted.” The mill used sixty thousand to eighty thousand gallons of fuel oil a ...
( Category: Americas January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-11-24 | Author:Barry Stephenson

Ritual criticism In the 1980s, as cultural and critical theories rose to prominence, the theorizing of how ritual works gave way to critique of both theory and practice. Granted, ritual ...
( Category: Social Sciences January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-18 | Author:Maren R. Niehoff [Niehoff, Maren R.]

PART 3 Young Philo among Alexandrian Jews 9 Biblical Commentary Having appreciated Philo in his later works, which he wrote in the context of his embassy to Rome, we are ...
( Category: Biographies & Memoirs January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-16 | Author:David Frum

The conservative journalist Chris Caldwell articulated a more lucid explication of Bannon’s 2014 message at Hillsdale College in February 2017: So why are people thinking about Putin as much as ...
( Category: Americas January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Petar Stankov

It is also interesting to mention that, in addition to the convincing evidence of -convergence, we can observe graphical evidence of -convergence. This means cross-country differences in policies gradually disappear ...
( Category: Politics & Government January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-02-15 | Author:Paul Blustein [Blustein, Paul]

Steve Hanke was in Istanbul, Turkey, delivering economics lectures at Bogazici University in late January 1998 when a fax arrived requesting that he fly to Jakarta. The fax came “from ...
( Category: Business & Money January 18,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Carlo Cottarelli

The Failure of the First Financing Program Extended to Greece The adjustment and financing program agreed to by Greece on one side, and the IMF and the European countries on ...
( Category: Politics & Government January 18,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2004-01-31 | Author:DJ Short

DJ Short’s Flavor & Olfaction Chart * * * The range of flavors and aromas expressed by the genus cannabis is extraordinary. This chart shows the various families of taste ...
( Category: Gardening & Landscape Design January 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2013-09-10 | Author:Paulos, John Allen [Paulos, John Allen]

*In a classic Ponzi operation, the few early investors are paid off with the contributions of many later investors, who, in turn, are paid off by the contributions of still ...
( Category: Mathematics January 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2013-06-20 | Author:James Howard Kunstler

To the great good fortune of Reagan, however, and also Margaret Thatcher in Britain, some of the last great oil discoveries in the non-OPEC world went into production just as ...
( Category: Technology January 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-09-21 | Author:Sageman, Marc [Sageman, Marc]

Social Affiliation Friendship A striking element in both of these accounts is the absence of both top-down recruitment and brainwashing of the plotters, concepts which have been the mainstay of ...
( Category: Politics & Government January 17,2018 )