Mysteries of The State

The Archaeology of Japan: From the Earliest Rice Farming Villages to the Rise of the State

The Archaeology of Japan: From the Earliest Rice Farming Villages to the Rise of the State by Koji Mizoguchi
English | November 25th, 2013 | ISBN: 052188490X, 0521711886 | 394 Pages | PDF | 30.80 MB

This is the first book-length study of the Yayoi and Kofun periods of Japan (c.600 BC–AD 700), in which the introduction of rice paddy-field farming from the Korean peninsula ignited the rapid development of social complexity and hierarchy that culminated with the formation of the ancient Japanese state.

The Moral Person of the State: Pufendorf, Sovereignty and Composite Polities  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 6, 2017
The Moral Person of the State: Pufendorf, Sovereignty and Composite Polities

The Moral Person of the State: Pufendorf, Sovereignty and Composite Polities by Ben Holland
English | August 29th, 2017 | ISBN: 1108416888, 9781108416887 | 274 pages | True PDF | 7.10 MB

This is the first detailed study in any language of the single most influential theory of the modern state: Samuel von Pufendorf's account of the state as a 'moral person'.
Fathering within and beyond the Failures of the State with Imagination, Work and Love

Fathering within and beyond the Failures of the State with Imagination, Work and Love: The Case of the Mexican Father by Marta Sánchez
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9463008314 | 204 Pages | PDF | 8.8 MB

When Emilio López made his way to Atlanta, Georgia from México’s third most populated city, where he had grown up, worked, married and had two daughters, he was in pain.
The Cultural Construction of International Relations: The Invention of the State of Nature (Repost)

B. Jahn, "The Cultural Construction of International Relations: The Invention of the State of Nature"
English | 2000 | ISBN: 0333802578 | PDF | pages: 201 | 1.1 mb

Mysteries of the Quantum Universe  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Sept. 18, 2017
Mysteries of the Quantum Universe

Mysteries of the Quantum Universe by Thibault Damour, Mathieu Burniat
English | June 29, 2017 | ISBN: 1846149290 | EPUB | 160 pages | 107.9/51 MB

The Service of the State: The IAS Reconsidered  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Sept. 16, 2017
The Service of the State: The IAS Reconsidered

The Service of the State: The IAS Reconsidered by Bhaskar Ghose
English | 2011 | ASIN: B06XXJKJVB, ISBN: 067008381X | 319 pages | AZW3 | 0.49 MB

Is the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) still the most appropriate institution to govern twenty-first-century India? Should a cadre of generalists head organizations as complex and diverse as industrial units; museums and rural development boards? If it had to be replaced; what is the best alternative? Drawing on his experience of thirty-six years in the IAS; Bhaskar Ghose addresses these and other major questions regarding the role; relevance and effectiveness of India’s long-established but often controversial system of state administration in The Service of the State.
Sleuthing the Alamo: Davy Crockett's Last Stand and Other Mysteries of the Texas Revolution

James E. Crisp, "Sleuthing the Alamo: Davy Crockett's Last Stand and Other Mysteries of the Texas Revolution"
English | 2004 | ISBN: 0195163494 | PDF | pages: 224 | 2.1 mb

NHK - Stradivarius: Mysteries of the Supreme Violin (2014)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 24, 2017
NHK - Stradivarius: Mysteries of the Supreme Violin (2014)

NHK - Stradivarius: Mysteries of the Supreme Violin (2014)
HDTV | 1920 x 1080 | .MP4/AVC @ 3800 Kbps | 49 min 56 s | 1.39 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Music, Arts

Around 600 Stradivarius-made violins still exist, but the secret of its unrivaled sound remains veiled in mystery. Join Karen Gomyo, a New York-based Stradivarius player, and performers, artisans, and scientists on a 300-year journey tracing the saga of this sublime instrument.

Mysteries of the Mall: And Other Essays (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at July 23, 2017
Mysteries of the Mall: And Other Essays (repost)

Mysteries of the Mall: And Other Essays by Witold Rybczynski
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0374269939 | 336 pages | EPUB | 0,5 MB
Welfare State Transformations and Inequality in OECD Countries (Transformations of the State)

Welfare State Transformations and Inequality in OECD Countries (Transformations of the State) by Melike Wulfgramm
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1137511834, 9781137511836 | 321 Pages | PDF | 3.81 MB