Manhood of humanity : the science and art of human by Alfred Korzybski

By Alfred Korzybski

This scarce antiquarian publication is a facsimile reprint of the unique. because of its age, it could include imperfections akin to marks, notations, marginalia and incorrect pages. simply because we think this paintings is culturally very important, we have now made it on hand as a part of our dedication for safeguarding, keeping, and selling the world's literature in cheap, top of the range, sleek variations which are actual to the unique paintings.

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Social Laws: An Outline of Sociology by G. Tarde

By G. Tarde

This early paintings, initially released in 1899, comprises the best rules of 1 of the main authoritative and wonderful writers in sociology and social psychology on the flip of the final century. Gabriel Tarde the following outlines his 3 relevant works on basic sociology and the inner bond that unites them. a desirable learn for any sociologist, beginner or specialist alike. Contents comprise: Editors Preface; Authors Preface; advent; The Repetition of Phenomena; The competition of Phenomena; the variation of Phenomena; end. the various earliest books, really these courting again to the 1900s and ahead of, at the moment are super scarce and more and more dear. we're republishing those vintage works in cheap, top of the range, sleek versions, utilizing the unique textual content and artwork.** [C:\Users\Microsoft\Documents\Calibre Library]

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The Story of Baden-Powell: 'The Wolf that never Sleeps' by Harold Begbie

By Harold Begbie

Illustrated Biography of Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell OM, GCMG, GCVO, KCB (22 February 1857 - eight January 1941), often referred to as B-P, who used to be a lieutenant-general within the British military, author, and founding father of the Scouting flow. Written through Edward Harold Begbie who used to be an English writer and journalist who released approximately fifty books, and contributed to periodicals. at the start Begbie took up farming, yet later moved to London and joined the day-by-day Chronicle and later the Globe. He wrote books of renowned verse, and masses literature for kids. on the outbreak of global struggle I he wrote a couple of recruiting poems and visited the USA on behalf of his paper. many of the articles he wrote there have been used as propaganda. In 1917, he publicly defended the rights of Pacifists and Conscientious Objectors to oppose the battle. He later wrote his top identified paintings lower than the pseudonym of "A Gentleman with a Duster", during which quite a few anomalies and injustices have been uncovered.

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Psychic Unrest by Lillian Allen

By Lillian Allen

This assortment is stuffed with the ocean and rain, blues and golds, rhythm and revolution. this can be Lillian Allen's long-anticipated ebook of poems -- her first ebook due to the fact 1993. accumulated here's a mixture of poems, songs and poetic essays. Allen creates and examines a brand new poetic kind, mixing conventional poetry together with her inimitable lyrical variety, leading to summary poems with rhythmic flow that shout out to be learn aloud. The ebook additionally charts Allen's variety as a spoken note artist and poet. identified for her political poetry, Allen speaks of the of our society, from the Oklahoma bombing to a Toronto Rasta on trial to her personal own position as a black girl during this society. Her extra own poetry explores the adventure of the African slave, as she strives to put herself in that ancestry in lyrical poems approximately her personal pilgrimages to Jamaica and Newfoundland. Allen's paintings is anxious with language, either within the oral and the rhythmic experience, evaluating Caribbean dialect to the lilt of the Newfoundland tongue, in addition to exploring language manifests at the web page. As Allen says, "Poetry is discussion among the realm within us and the area outside."

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Transparency and Dissimulation: Configurations of by Verena Olejniczak Lobsien

By Verena Olejniczak Lobsien

"Transparency and Dissimulation" analyses the configurations of old neoplatonism in early smooth English texts. In taking a look heavily at poems and prose writings by means of authors as varied as Thomas Wyatt, Philip Sidney, Edmund Spenser, John Donne, Edward Herbert, Andrew Marvell, Thomas Traherne, Thomas Browne and, final now not least, Aphra Behn, this learn makes an attempt to map the outlines of a neoplatonic aesthetics in literary perform in addition to to chart its transformative power within the moving contexts of cultural turbulency and denominational clash in sixteenth- and 17th-century England.

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Wild Words: Essays on Alberta Literature by Donna Coates, George Melnyk

By Donna Coates, George Melnyk

Because the first selection of literary feedback concentrating on Alberta writers, Wild phrases establishes a foundation for settling on Alberta fiction, poetry, drama, and nonfiction as legitimate topics of analysis of their personal correct. the assumption for this assortment all started with a hundred years of literary culture for Alberta's centenary. in spite of the fact that, Alberta's literary roots return a lot farther than that to the oration of First Nation's peoples and the colonizing exploration and commute literature of the 18th and nineteenth centuries.

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Essays, Lectures by Sven-Olov Wallenstein

By Sven-Olov Wallenstein

Via analyses of Parmenides, Augustine, Heidegger, and Deleuze, the essays within the first a part of this booklet process a twofold realizing of definite restrict occasions in Western metaphysics. at the one hand, this restrict has to be visible as that which resists pondering, the unthought lodged within concept, and during this feel those texts pursue a line of wondering that was once spread out through the potential for a dismantling or deconstruction of metaphysics. nonetheless, the restrict needs to be understood as an inner constitution, a flip or a fold that creates a variable interiority, that resonates as an occasion, and produces photos of its personal operations that decision for an energetic reaction. This moment figuring out of the restrict engages a notion of the topic as a technique of subjectification and an energetic development. those paths intersect and go, they usually shape the horizon of up to date proposal. within the moment half, the query of expertise and nihilism in glossy paintings and structure is addressed. Drawing on Heidegger, Benjamin, and Foucault, philosophical reflections at the essence of know-how are faced with different models of modernity instantaneously very shut and extremely far-off from the conceptions of expertise that have been labored out in inventive avant-gardes to the family tree of recent individuality at the foundation of strategies of biopower. The space-time of subjectivity and proposal, the sector of hope, physique, and event, and our modes of discursive rationality, aren't any longer pre-given kinds, yet has to be understood as result of a continuous experimental development within which artwork and philosophical considering are either implicated.

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A German Ace Tells Why: From Kaiserdom To Hitlerism by Leonhard Guenther, Frederick May Eliot

By Leonhard Guenther, Frederick May Eliot

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