Download Outside in Indoor Gardens, Pools, and Sports by Aitana Lleonard PDF

By Aitana Lleonard

From indoor swimming pools to iciness gardens, roof gardens to indoor golfing, outdoor In! showcases other ways of mixing the weather of nature, recreation, and rest within your house. This richly illustrated quantity offers many unique purposes and delightful examples through across the world recognized architects and architects. (В альбоме продемонстрированы различные способы соединения естественных природных элементов с современными помещениями жилого дома, предназначенными для отдыха и занятий спортом.)

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Download Medieval Jerusalem and Islamic Worship: Holy Places, by Amikam Elad PDF

By Amikam Elad

This article covers the holy websites of the Muslims in Jerusalem and the cermonies and pilgrimages to those locations through the early Muslim interval. it's mostly according to fundamental Arabic assets. Emphasis is given to the works of "Literature in compliment of Jerusalem", an incredible resource for the background and topography of town. The textual content encompasses a precise description of the 1st identified consultant for the Muslim pilgrim to Jerusalem, that dates from the eleventh century, and a supplementary dialogue of the 16th-century consultant. either courses are nonetheless in manuscript and feature by no means been released.

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Download Pseudo-Zeno: Anonymous Philosophical Treatise by Michael E. Stone, M. E. Shirinian, Jaap Mansfeld, David T. PDF

By Michael E. Stone, M. E. Shirinian, Jaap Mansfeld, David T. Runia

The nameless Philosophical Treatise is right here provided to the western global for the 1st time. it's a philosophical treatise of the overdue vintage interval, written in concerning the 6th century C.E. the writer was once a Christian, yet he applied pagan philosophical resources. therefore this can be one of many newest writings of old philosophy, and as such is of very enormous curiosity and importance.
The nameless Philosophical Treatise was once preserved basically in Armenian. It used to be released first half-a-century in the past in Armenian and in Russian translation, yet is only identified to western scholarship. right here a brand new variation is gifted, ready on machine, including serious apparatuses, translation and observation. quite a few instruments for the examine of the textual content are incorporated: a concordance, a glossary of the English translation, triliteral tables of Armenian - Greek - English technical terminology and extra.

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Download The Impact of Scripture in Early Christianity (Supplements by J Boeft, M L Poll-Van De Lisdonk PDF

By J Boeft, M L Poll-Van De Lisdonk

Together with 14 contributions, this quantity examines the reliance upon a set of authoritative texts in early Christianity. Scripture, eventually authored by way of God himself, turned an item of cautious cognizance not just in scholarly learn yet in all points of early Christian lifestyles.

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Download Reading Luke-Acts in Its Mediterranean Milieu (Supplements by Charles H Talbert PDF

By Charles H Talbert

This quantity pulls jointly 13 essays written through the writer because the past due 1970's which offer a particular, coherent examining of Luke-Acts. Twelve of the essays specialize in the theological views of Luke and Acts as they are often discerned from the perspective of imaginative and prescient of the "authorial viewers" as delineated by means of the non-biblical literary critic, Peter J. Rabinowitz. the ultimate essay makes a speciality of the potential historic price of Acts and the technique all in favour of judging that chance.

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Download The Anthropology of Johannes Scottus Eriugena by Professor of the Theology and History of Christianity PDF

By Professor of the Theology and History of Christianity Willemien Otten

This publication offers with Eriugena's anthropology within the basic context of his pondering on common nature. on the outset the position of guy appears conditioned by means of nature's dynamic improvement throughout the Neoplatonic phases of procession and go back. As guy is found on the turning- aspect among procession and go back, he isn't basically ruled by means of nature's unfolding, yet may also workout regulate over it. hence it truly is proven that guy could be noticeable as even more self sustaining than the cosmological constitution of Eriugena's philosophy of nature turns out to point. The examine of Eriugena's anthropology urges a second look of the location of guy within the early medieval interval. even if guy regularly possesses a sinful, created nation, Eriugena indicates that this doesn't hinder him from exciting a loose and direct dating with God and the encompassing universe. In facing the matter of human sin, Eriugena brings out Christ's saving position, however it turns out counterbalanced by way of man's intrinsic capability because the "divine snapshot" to rehabilitate himself. during this appreciate Eriugena's versatile approach to reasoning - his dealing with of damaging theology, theophany and allegorical exegesis - serves as a amazing instance of human independence in what has so frequently been portrayed because the "static" early-medieval international.

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Download Reflections on Multiple Modernities: European, Chinese and by Dominic Sachsenmaier, Jens Riedel, Shmuel N Eisenstadt PDF

By Dominic Sachsenmaier, Jens Riedel, Shmuel N Eisenstadt

This paintings explores an rising paradigm within the social sciences, which assumes culturally particular varieties of modernity. Modernization is therefore not equated with homogenization. students from historical past, sociology, region reviews, and economics talk about the concept's implications. the 1st half covers a number of theoretical questions bobbing up from the recent method. matters equivalent to the typical positive factors of all modernities and their interrelation with local particularities, the explanations for antinomies of modernity, and the preconditions for a calm coexistence of cultures are raised. the second one and 3rd components care for Europe and China as particular encounters with modernity, the tensions among universalism and cultural identities, either in prior and current. The fourth half analyzes how a number of Modernities interprets into formal and casual associations of "diverse capitalisms".

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Download The Pen-Pictures Of Modern Africans And African Celebrities: by Doortmont PDF

By Doortmont

Within the overdue Nineteen Twenties the Gold Coast businessman Charles Francis Hutchison released the 1st quantity of his e-book titled The Pen-Pictures of contemporary Africans and African Celebrities. The publication includes 162 biographical sketches of Ghanaians that have been vital in enterprise, in society and the church, in executive, and in (nationalist) politics, either from Hutchison's personal time and from the 19th century. The textual content of the biographies is in clean verse, and portrait pictures accompany such a lot sketches. extra pictures of homes and particular occasions, and additional biographical info within the kind of lists of recognized deceased humans whole the e-book. The Pen-Pictures is a well known resource for the heritage of the Gold Coast, smooth Ghana, mentioned and quoted through either expert historians and lay-people. In impression, The Pen-Pictures is a crucial socio-historical record. The layout, the fashion of presentation, the intimacy of some of the lifestyles histories, the evaluate provided of non-European Gold Coast society within the Twenties, all of them let for a number of analyses via historians, sociologists, social anthropologists and students of language and literature. This annotated variation is the 1st reprint of the ebook and gives a full of life and either traditionally and literarily fascinating textual content approximately a tremendous section in Ghanaian heritage. The further creation and annotation supply a context hitherto unavailable to the coed and basic reader.

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Download Proteins, Cells and Materials: Festschrift in Honor of the by Stuart Cooper, Sheardown PDF

By Stuart Cooper, Sheardown

Cells, Proteins and fabrics includes a number of articles, which represent jointly the entire Festschrift in honor of the sixty fifth birthday of Dr. John L. Brash. For the 1st time those articles - released formerly in numerous certain problems with the magazine of Biomaterials technology Polymer variation - were compiled into one accomplished quantity. over the last forty years John Brash, a member of the Editorial Board of the magazine of Biomaterials technology Polymer version, has special himself within the box of biomaterials. a lot of his efforts have concerned about unique stories of blood–surface interactions, fairly these of plasma proteins. His multi-faceted procedure recognises the significance of hemodynamics, shipping and floor phenomena within the gross results that outcome from blood–surface touch. during this publication articles at the most modern improvement in those parts are accumulated and may therefore offer a wealth of data of present examine to experts within the above-mentioned fields.

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