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Plato's "Laws": The Discovery of Being  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Nov. 24, 2016
Plato's "Laws": The Discovery of Being

Plato's "Laws": The Discovery of Being by Seth Benardete
English | 5 Feb. 2001 | ISBN: 0226042715 | 406 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

Plato's "Laws" was his last and one of his most difficult works. This work offers an analysis and commentary on this work - a treatise offering guidelines for the establishment and maintenance of practical order in the real world. Each chapter corresponds to one of the 12 books of the "Laws".

Successful Strategies for the Discovery of Antiviral Drugs (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Nov. 5, 2016
Successful Strategies for the Discovery of Antiviral Drugs (repost)

Successful Strategies for the Discovery of Antiviral Drugs by Manoj C. Desai
English | 10 Jun. 2013 | ISBN: 184973657X | 550 Pages | PDF | 20 MB

The antiviral therapeutic area continues to rapidly generate meaningful new chemical entities; for example, for HIV alone more than 25 drugs have been approved, and in the next few years many individual drugs and single tablet regimens will be approved for the treatment of hepatitis C virus infection.

The Copts and the West, 1439-1822: The European Discovery of the Egyptian Church  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Nov. 3, 2016
The Copts and the West, 1439-1822: The European Discovery of the Egyptian Church

The Copts and the West, 1439-1822: The European Discovery of the Egyptian Church by Alastair Hamilton
English | 1 Sept. 2006 | ISBN: 0199288771 | 356 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

In seventeenth-century Europe the Copts, or the Egyptian members of the Church of Alexandria, were widely believed to hold the key to an ancient wisdom and an ancient theology. Their language was thought to lead to the deciphering of the hieroglyphs and their Church to retain traces of early Christian practices as well as early Egyptian customs.

The British Discovery of Buddhism (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Nov. 2, 2016
The British Discovery of Buddhism (repost)

The British Discovery of Buddhism by Philip C. Almond
English | 12 Jan. 2008 | ISBN: 0521033853 | 200 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

This book examines the British discovery of Buddhism during the Victorian period. It was only during the nineteenth century that Buddhism became, in the western mind, a religious tradition separate from Hinduism. As a result, Buddha emerged from a realm of myth and was addressed as a historical figure.

The Discovery of the Germ (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Oct. 26, 2016
The Discovery of the Germ (repost)

The Discovery of the Germ by John Waller
English | 7 Oct. 2002 | ISBN: 1840463732 | 176 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

20 incredible years that revolutionised our understanding of disease. From Hippocrates to Louis Pasteur, the medical profession relied on almost wholly mistaken ideas concerning infectious illness. Bleeding, purging and mysterious nostrums remained staple remedies. Surgeons, often wearing butcher's aprons caked in surgical detritus, blithely spread infection from patient to patient. Then, between 1879 and 1900, came the germ revolution.

Elkana: Discovery of Conservation Energy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Oct. 26, 2016
Elkana: Discovery of Conservation Energy

Elkana: Discovery of Conservation Energy by Elkana
English | 6 Dec. 1974 | ISBN: 0674212401 | 213 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

The main idea of this book is the meeting of several converging lines of thought. The fundamental idea behind it all is the essential unity of all aspects of the intellectual enterprise. This idea, though it sounds like an overworked commonplace, can serve as a practical guide to historical investigation. Above all, it implies a coherence theory of personality.
The Discovery of the Baltic: The Reception of a Catholic World-System in the European North (repost)

The Discovery of the Baltic: The Reception of a Catholic World-System in the European North (AD 1075-1225) by Nils Blomkvist
English | 1 Nov. 2004 | ISBN: 9004141227 | 774 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

Nils Blomkvist discusses how the Baltic Rim was initially Europeanized between 1075 and 1225 AD. He compares the indigenous civilisations to the prevailing western European one. After the expansive Viking period, European penetration became a process of discovery. The importance of the Catholic Reform movement and its unintentional ties to the formation of an endurable commodity market are outlined.

The Discovery of the Asylum: Social Order and Disorder in the New Republic  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Oct. 26, 2016
The Discovery of the Asylum: Social Order and Disorder in the New Republic

The Discovery of the Asylum: Social Order and Disorder in the New Republic by David J. Rothman
English | 31 Oct. 2002 | ISBN: 0202307158 | 380 Pages | PDF | 20 MB

This text poses the question why Americans, beginning in the 1820s and 1830s, simultaneously and confidently constructed prisons, insane asylums, reformatories and almshouses to confine and treat their deviant and dependent population.

The Discovery of Spoken Language (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Oct. 26, 2016
The Discovery of Spoken Language (repost)

The Discovery of Spoken Language by Peter Jusczyk
English | 14 Sept. 2000 | ISBN: 0262600366 | 326 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Speech carries information about the structure and organization of language. Yet, speech is normally produced as a continuous stream without clearly demarcated boundaries between words. A fundamental problem for any language learner is to segment speech in a way that correctly identifies the words of the language.

The Greek Discovery of Politics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Oct. 26, 2016
The Greek Discovery of Politics

The Greek Discovery of Politics by C Meier
English | 23 Aug. 1990 | ISBN: 0674362322 | 352 Pages | PDF | 12 MB

Why the Greeks? How did it happen that these people out of all Mediterranean societies developed democratic systems of government? The outstanding German historian of the ancient world, Christian Meier, reconstructs the process of political thinking in Greek culture that led to democracy.