A Cultural History of Civil Examinations

Big and Small: A Cultural History of Extraordinary Bodies  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 7, 2017
Big and Small: A Cultural History of Extraordinary Bodies

Big and Small: A Cultural History of Extraordinary Bodies by Lynne Vallone
English | November 7th, 2017 | ASIN: B076VTP9LP, ISBN: 0300228864 | 386 Pages | EPUB | 8.13 MB

A groundbreaking work that explores human size as a distinctive cultural marker in Western thought!

From Gabriel to Lucifer: A Cultural History of Angels  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Nov. 6, 2017
From Gabriel to Lucifer: A Cultural History of Angels

From Gabriel to Lucifer: A Cultural History of Angels by Valery Rees
English | March 19, 2013 | ISBN: 1848853726, 1784534315 | EPUB | 288 pages | 3.1 MB

A Cultural History of Medical Vitalism in Enlightenment Montpellier  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 22, 2017
A Cultural History of Medical Vitalism in Enlightenment Montpellier

A Cultural History of Medical Vitalism in Enlightenment Montpellier by Elizabeth A. Williams
English | August 28th, 2016 | ISBN: 0754608816, 113824855X | 382 Pages | PDF | 37.35 MB

One of the key themes of the Enlightenment was the search for universal laws and truths that would help illuminate the workings of the universe. It is in such attitudes that we trace the origins of modern science and medicine. However, not all eighteenth century scientists and physicians believed that such universal laws could be found, particularly in relation to the differences between living and inanimate matter.

Performing Dark Arts: A Cultural History of Conjuring (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 18, 2017
Performing Dark Arts: A Cultural History of Conjuring (repost)

Performing Dark Arts: A Cultural History of Conjuring (Intellect Books - Theatre and Consciousness) by Michael Mangan
English | ISBN: 1841501492 | 2007 | PDF | 280 pages | 1,3 MB
The Patterning Instinct: A Cultural History of Humanity's Search for Meaning [Audiobook]

The Patterning Instinct: A Cultural History of Humanity's Search for Meaning [Audiobook] by Jeremy Lent
English | September 19th, 2017 | ASIN: B075G21DKR, ISBN: 1538450542 | MP3@64 kbps | 19 hrs 12 mins | 528.68 MB
Narrator: Derek Perkins

This fresh perspective on crucial questions of history identifies the root metaphors that cultures have used to construct meaning in their world. It offers a glimpse into the minds of a vast range of different peoples: early hunter-gatherers and farmers, ancient Egyptians, traditional Chinese sages, the founders of Christianity, trailblazers of the Scientific Revolution, and those who constructed our modern consumer society.

A Cultural History of Reforming Math for All: The Paradox of Making In/equality  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Sept. 28, 2017
A Cultural History of Reforming Math for All: The Paradox of Making In/equality

A Cultural History of Reforming Math for All: The Paradox of Making In/equality by Jennifer D. Diaz
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1138638404 | 144 pages | PDF | 0,5 MB

A Cultural History of Rio de Janeiro after 1889: Glorious Decadence [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Aug. 30, 2017
A Cultural History of Rio de Janeiro after 1889: Glorious Decadence [Repost]

A Cultural History of Rio de Janeiro after 1889: Glorious Decadence by Tom Winterbottom
English | 9 Sept. 2016 | ISBN: 3319312006 | 234 Pages | PDF | 2.85 MB

This book studies architecture and literature of Rio de Janeiro, the “Marvellous City,” from the revolution of 1889 to the Olympics of 2016, taking the reader on a journey through the history of the city.

A Cultural History of the Arabic Language  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Aug. 22, 2017
A Cultural History of the Arabic Language

Sharron Gu, "A Cultural History of the Arabic Language"
English | ISBN: 0786470593 | 2013 | 286 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Sexualised Citizenship: A Cultural History of Philippines-Australian Migration (Gender, Sexualities and Culture in Asia)

Sexualised Citizenship: A Cultural History of Philippines-Australian Migration (Gender, Sexualities and Culture in Asia) by Shirlita Africa Espinosa
English | 14 Sept. 2017 | ISBN: 981104743X | 276 Pages | PDF | 2.26 MB

This book considers the intersections of race, gender and class in multicultural Australia through the lens of migration to the country. Focusing on Philippines-born migration, it presents the profile and history of this minority group through an examination of their print material culture over the last 40 years.

A Cultural History of the Ottomans : The Imperial Elite and Its Artefacts  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Aug. 16, 2017
A Cultural History of the Ottomans : The Imperial Elite and Its Artefacts

A Cultural History of the Ottomans :
The Imperial Elite and Its Artefacts

by Suraiya Faroqhi
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1784530964 | 362 Pages | PDF | 9 MB