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mobi |eng | 2001-02-15 | Author:Euan Cameron

Matter and Void: Descartes’s System and its Opponents Whatever worries Descartes may have felt about theological orthodoxy, they did not finally prevent him from giving fresh impetus to the mechanical ...
( Category: Europe January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-15 | Author:Naithani, Sadhana; [Naithani, Sadhana;]

The Expeditions: The Estonian Experience In Estonia, as mentioned earlier, the director of the archives, Oskar Loorits, escaped to Sweden just before the arrival of the USSR, and the archives ...
( Category: Folklore & Mythology January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-29 | Author:Dorinda Outram; [Outram;, Dorinda]

Portrait of Peter Prosch, the itinerant fool, wearing livery given to him by an aristocratic patron. Artist unknown, 1788. (Tiroler Landesmuseums, Innsbruck; reproduced in Peter Prosch, Leben und Ereignisse) Prosch ...
( Category: Comedy January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:Dimitar Bechev [Bechev, Dimitar]

“Our strategic neighbor” What conditioned the Russian–Turkish alignment, unprecedented since the interwar years, were ultimately shifts in the area of security. The Iraq War (2003–11) was a case in point. ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-30 | Author:Eric Saylor [Saylor, Eric]

Example 4.7. Ivor Gurney, Ludlow and Teme, I, “When smoke stood up from Ludlow,” mm. 54–63. To be sure, not every setting of Housman's poetry rises to these levels of ...
( Category: Music January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-02-19 | Author:James Chappel

The Fate of Fraternal Modernism in the Early Cold War The interesting question is not why Maritain’s brand of antifascism failed to inspire Christian Democratic parties. It would have been ...
( Category: Catholicism January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-02-02 | Author:Jan Cienski

7 The Red Press Baron A core argument of Poland’s right-wing post-2015 government is that the 1989 transition was deeply flawed because it allowed corrupt Communists to seize control of ...
( Category: Economic History January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-15 | Author:Sauter, Michael J.; [Sauter, Michael J.;]

Kant’s quote from Pope’s “Essay on Man” suggests, from another angle, the amalgamating power of heliocentrism’s space. Whereas Pope framed his own anthropology with heliocentrism’s extraterrestrials, Kant framed extraterrestrials with ...
( Category: History & Philosophy January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:Michel Leiris [Leiris, Michel]

Eliminations now in progress: my love for Verdi’s operas; a little tune to sing (one of the sort that “keeps going through your head”): Un au-delà de l’art, un au-delà ...
( Category: Arts & Literature January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-26 | Author:Robert Plomin

12 The DNA fortune teller It has been known for decades that the heritability of psychological disorders and dimensions is caused by many DNA differences, not just one or two ...
( Category: Developmental Biology January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2004-01-15 | Author:Bart D. Ehrman [Ehrman, Bart D.]

Our Need of Sources The first thing I need to stress is a point that I made in the introduction: anyone who says anything about Jesus (or about anybody else ...
( Category: United States January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-15 | Author:Funkenstein, Amos [Funkenstein, Amos]

B. “SCRIPTURE SPEAKS THE LANGUAGE OF MAN”: THE EXEGETICAL PRINCIPLE OF ACCOMMODATION 1. A Legal Principle Turns Exegetical The exegetical career of the medieval principle of accommodation (I mean its ...
( Category: Science & Religion January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-06 | Author:Simon Usherwood & John Pinder

The total expenditure in the budget for 2017 was €157.9 billion, or 1.04 per cent of EU GNP. This has to remain below 1.23 per cent of GNP unless that ...
( Category: Intergovernmental Organizations January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 1999-01-15 | Author:Shubert, Adrian;

Partisans, “Real Fans,” and Others To talk about the “crowd” as if it were a single entity is misleading. Top bullfighters all had their fans, and this partisanship could be ...
( Category: Ecology January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-12-15 | Author:Adam Michnik & Agnieszka Marczyk

I have to admit that I was initially seized by doubts when the initiative to discuss this problem was proposed. Isn’t it pointless to discuss anti-Semitism in Poland today—or worse—aren’t ...
( Category: Europe January 19,2020 )