Download The Cambridge History of Latin American Literature 3 Volume by Roberto Gonzalez Echevarría, Enrique Pupo-Walker PDF

By Roberto Gonzalez Echevarría, Enrique Pupo-Walker

Quantity three covers the background of Brazilian literature, from the earliest writing via to the 19th- and twentieth-century Portuguese-language traditions; it additionally comprises an intensive bibliographical part during which annotated interpreting lists with regards to the chapters in all 3 volumes of the background are awarded. those bibliographies are a special function, additional improving the work's gigantic worth as a reference software.

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Download A Man Divided: Michael Garfield Smith, Jamaican Poet And by Douglass Hall, Douglas Hall PDF

By Douglass Hall, Douglas Hall

Michael Garfield Smith was once an the world over distinct anthropologist. He was once additionally a poet of advantage, yet few humans knew that or quite understood the conflicts, own and expert, that made him, within the opinion of many that knew him, seem boastful and unapproachable. This account attempts to teach the full guy, and it truly is to this point the single biography of M. G. Smith. "A guy Divided" is a short account of M. G. Smith the guy, "the gifted, hardworking Jamaican and how he made his approach, instead of of the educational functionality of Professor M. G. Smith the the world over exceptional anthropologist". Preface

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Download Juneau Icefield Research Project (1949-1958)A Retrospective by Calvin J. Heusser (Eds.) PDF

By Calvin J. Heusser (Eds.)

The Juneau Icefield learn venture (JIRP) used to be shaped to discover a prototype region to check Alaska's coastal glaciers and traits in climatic switch. For the previous fifty seven years JIRP has carried out a scientific examine of key receding and advancing glaciers, together with Lemon Creek and Taku Glaciers. From this learn, a version has been built to review the mass stability of those glaciers and their relation to basic atmospheric move. Taku's mass stability used to be anticipated to supply a significant overview of flakier weather family and environmental developments, particularly the rise in atmospheric hint aspect pollutants and worldwide warming.Juneau Icefield study undertaking (1949-1958) is represented by way of 15 chapters, prepared in 4 elements: historical past of the undertaking, Early Years of the undertaking (1949-1952, Later Years of the undertaking (1953-1958), and Summation and Epilogue. After describing the Project's heritage, Chapters three via 12 disguise year-by-year actions, group of workers, logistics, and examine of the Taku and Lemon Creek Glaciers. those chapters integrated daily magazine entries that signify a checklist of the casual itineraries masking the process the examine. Chapters thirteen and 14 summarize glaciological findings on Taku Glacier and the prestige of hydrological budgets on Lemon Creek Glacier throughout the foreign Geophysical yr (1957-19658). the ultimate bankruptcy of the textual content is an outline of paleoecological paintings through the undertaking in North Pacific the USA introduced into the context of recent learn with the popularity of glacier-climate cycles. * files the learn Juneau Icefield learn undertaking on a year-by-year account masking actions, group of workers, logistics and examine * Discusses the version built from the JIRP and explains its significance in predicting destiny weather alterations* offers the knowledge with daily magazine entries, making the textual content appealing and simple to learn

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Download Weltgeschichtliche Betrachtungen by Jacob Burckhardt PDF

By Jacob Burckhardt

Jacob Burckhardt: Weltgeschichtliche Betrachtungen

Edition Holzinger. Taschenbuch

Berliner Ausgabe, 2017

Durchgesehener Neusatz bearbeitet und eingerichtet von Michael Holzinger

  • Erstdruck: Berlin, Spemann, 1905

Inhaltsverzeichnis

  • Weltgeschichtliche Betrachtungen
  • I. Einleitung
  • 1. Unsere Aufgabe
  • 2. Die Befähigung des XIX. Jahrhunderts für das Historische Studium
  • 3. Winke für das historische Studium
  • 4. Natur und Geschichte
  • II. Von den drei Potenzen
    • 1. Der Staat
    • 2. Die Religion
    • 3. Die Kultur
    • 4. Zur geschichtlichen Betrachtung der Poesie und der Künste
  • III. Die Betrachtung der sechs Bedingtheiten
    • 1. Die Kultur in ihrer Bedingtheit durch den Staat
    • 2. Die Kultur in ihrer Bedingtheit durch die Religion
    • 3. Der Staat in seiner Bedingtheit durch die Religion
    • 4. Der Staat in seiner Bedingtheit durch die Kultur
    • 5. Die faith in ihrer Bedingtheit durch den Staat
    • 6. Die faith in ihrer Bedingtheit durch die Kultur
  • IV. Die Geschichtlichen Krisen
    • Zusätze über Ursprung und Beschaffenheit der heutigen Krisis
    • März 1873.
  • V. Das Individuum und das Allgemeine
  • VI. Über Glück und Unglück in der Weltgeschichte
  • Herausgeber der Reihe: Michael Holzinger

    Reihengestaltung: Viktor Harvion

    Gesetzt aus der Minion seasoned, eleven pt.

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    Download Quantitative Economic History (Routledge Explorations in by Joshua L. Rosen PDF

    By Joshua L. Rosen

    The essays during this e-book use the analytical instruments and theoretical framework of economics to interpret quantitative old proof, delivering new how one can technique ancient matters and suggesting fullyyt new sorts of facts outdoors traditional information. Rosenbloom has accumulated jointly seven essays from prime quantitative monetary historians, illustrating the breadth of scope and persisted value of quantitative financial background.  All of the chapters discover in a single approach or one other the commercial and social alterations linked to the emergence of an commercial and post-industrial economic system, with such a lot concentrating on the ameliorations of the united states financial system within the overdue 19th and early 20th centuries, the technological suggestions that factored into this alteration and the connection among industrialization and emerging wealth inequality.

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