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The Problem of the Color Line at the Turn of the Twentieth Century: The Essential Early Essays

The Problem of the Color Line at the Turn of the Twentieth Century: The Essential Early Essays by W. E. B. Du Bois
English | December 3rd, 2014 | ASIN: B00QH2U2YY, ISBN: 0823254550, 0823254542 | 385 Pages | EPUB | 1.19 MB

This volume assembles essential essays—some published only posthumously, others obscure, another only recently translated—by W. E. B. Du Bois from 1894 to early 1906. They show the first formulations of some of his most famous ideas, namely, “the veil,” “double-consciousness,” and the “problem of the color line.”

The Future of University Education  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Oct. 10, 2017
The Future of University Education

The Future of University Education by Michal Izak, Monika Kostera, Michal Zawadzki
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319468936 | 346 Pages | PDF | 13.6 MB

This collected volume of essays offers glimpses of the future of university education.
Bearing Witness: Essays in honour of Brij V. Lal (State, Society and Governance in Melanesia)

Bearing Witness: Essays in honour of Brij V. Lal (State, Society and Governance in Melanesia) by Doug Munro
English | July 13, 2017 | ISBN: 1760461210 | 350 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

"Brij V. Lal is a singular scholar. His work has spanned disciplines—from history to politics—and genres—from conventional monograph history, to participant history, political commentary, encyclopaedia, biography and faction. Brij is without doubt the most eminent scholar Fiji has ever produced. He also remains the most significant public intellectual of his country, despite having been banned from entering it in 2009.

Kant and the Platypus: Essays on Language and Cognition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 18, 2017
Kant and the Platypus: Essays on Language and Cognition

Kant and the Platypus: Essays on Language and Cognition by Umberto Eco
English | November 9th, 2000 | ASIN: B003WUYPYM, ISBN: 015601159X, 0151004471 | 482 Pages | AZW3 | 2.25 MB

How do we know a cat is a cat . . . and why do we call it a cat? An “intriguing and often fascinating” look at words, perceptions, and the relationship between them (Newark Star-Ledger).

Things That Can and Cannot Be Said: Essays and Conversations [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 17, 2017
Things That Can and Cannot Be Said: Essays and Conversations [Audiobook]

Things That Can and Cannot Be Said: Essays and Conversations [Audiobook] by Arundhati Roy, John Cusack
English | September 26th, 2017 | ASIN: B0718Z48NR, ISBN: 1538411369 | MP3@64 kbps | 1 hr 54 mins | 52.88 MB
Narrator: Arundhati Roy, John Cusack

In this rich dialogue on surveillance, empire, and power, Roy and Cusack describe meeting with National Security Agency whistleblower Ed Snowden.
ModelEd, TestEd, TrustEd: Essays Dedicated to Ed Brinksma on the Occasion of His 60th Birthday

ModelEd, TestEd, TrustEd: Essays Dedicated to Ed Brinksma on the Occasion of His 60th Birthday By Joost-Pieter Katoen, Rom Langerak, Arend Rensink
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 394 Pages | ISBN : 3319682695 | 22.94 MB

This Festschrift volume has been published in honor of Ed Brinksma, on the occasion of his 60th birthday.
The contributions in this Festschrift are written by a number of Ed's former Ph.D. students and collaborators. The papers are a reflection on his research contributions and interests and all fall into the area of formal methods, or in Ed's terminology applied mathematics in computer science.

The Double Flame: Essays on Love and Eroticism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Oct. 16, 2017
The Double Flame: Essays on Love and Eroticism

The Double Flame: Essays on Love and Eroticism by Octavio Paz, translated by Helen Lane
English | June 1, 1996 | ISBN: 0151001030, 0156003651 | EPUB | 288 pages | 0.2 MB

As by Fire: The End of the South African University (2017)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by crazy-slim at Oct. 15, 2017
As by Fire: The End of the South African University (2017)

As by Fire: The End of the South African University
Jonathan Jansen | Tafelberg | 2017 | English | ISBN: 062408311X | True PDF | 312 pages | 21 MB

Model-Based Demography: Essays on Integrating Data, Technique and Theory  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 14, 2017
Model-Based Demography: Essays on Integrating Data, Technique and Theory

Model-Based Demography: Essays on Integrating Data, Technique and Theory By Thomas K. Burch
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 203 Pages | ISBN : 3319654322 | 3.39 MB

Late in a career of more than sixty years, Thomas Burch, an internationally known social demographer, undertook a wide-ranging methodological critique of demography. This open access volume contains a selection of resulting papers, some previously unpublished, some published but not readily accessible [from past meetings of The International Union for the Scientific Study of Population and its research committees, or from other small conferences and seminars].

Aron Nimzowitsch 1928-1935: Annotated Games & Essays  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Oct. 14, 2017
Aron Nimzowitsch 1928-1935: Annotated Games & Essays

Aron Nimzowitsch 1928-1935: Annotated Games & Essays by Aron Nimzowitsch, edited by Rudolf Reinhardt
English | December 7, 2013 | ISBN: 9056914162 | EPUB | 416 pages | 13.3 MB