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The End of Sexual Identity: Why Sex Is Too Important to Define Who We Are - Jenell Williams ParisSexual identity has become an idol in both the culture at large and in the Christian subculture. And yet concepts like "gay" or "straight" are relatively recent developments in human history. We let ourselves be defined by socially constructed notions of sexual identity and sexual orientation--even though these may not be the only or best ways to think about sexuality. Anthropologist Jenell Williams Paris offers a Christian framework for sexual holiness that accounts for complex postmodern realities. She assesses problems with popular cultural and Christian understandings of heterosexuality and
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The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, vol. 1-3: Volumes 1, 2, 3 - Edward Gibbon(Book Jacket Status: Jacketed) Volumes 1, 2, and 3 of the Bury Text, in a boxed set. Introduction by Hugh Trevor-Roper
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Il filo degli insegnamenti - Ernesto Iannaccone"La Charaka Samhita" è il trattato più antico ed autorevole sulla medicina ayurvedica. "Il Sutrasthana", "Libro degli insegnamenti", ne costituisce la prima sezione ed allo stesso tempo il cuore. Esso contiene l'esposizione dettagliata dei principi fondamentali dell'Ayurveda, delle norme igieniche e dietetiche di prevenzione,dei metodi di diagnosi e cura. Il libro presenta la traduzione italiana integrale dell'opera, con testo sanscrito a fronte, ed è arricchito da estratti dell'"Ayurveda Dipika", il commentario di Chakrapani che chiarisce i passi più difficili e complessi dell'opera. La lettura
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Engineering Ethics: Concepts and Cases - Charles E. Harris Jr., Michael S. Pritchard, Michael J. RabinsExtend your analytical skills to moral deliberation with this best-selling engineering ethics text. ENGINEERING ETHICS: CONCEPTS AND CASES, 4E bridges the gap between theory and practice with more than 100 current case studies available in the text and on the companion website, including current and controversial topics, such as Hurricane Katrina and global warming. This edition introduces you to a proven, structured methodology for analyzing cases, as well as examples of cases that already have been analyzed, to ensure you can practice ethical engineering yourself. The text also discusses
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Anthology of American Literature, Volume 1: Colonial through Romantic - George L. McMichael, J.C. Levenson, Frederick C. Crews, Leo Marx, David E. Smith, Cotton Mather, Thomas Morton, Mary Rowlandson, Samuel Sewall, John Smith, Edward Taylor, Michael WiggRepresents the American literary works most respected by modern scholars.Volume I covers Christopher Columbus through Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson. This book also emphasizes the contributions to the American literary canon made by women and minority authors. Extensive explanatory headnotes and footnotes link the works and authors of a period and provide readers with additional insights into each selection. New to this edition is an expanded presentation of Native American literature (myths, tales, autobiography, etc.).
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The Republic of the Future, Or, Socialism a Reality - Anna Bowman DoddThis is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your
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I Moved Your Cheese: For Those Who Refuse to Live as Mice in Someone Else's Maze - Deepak MalhotraIf you were a mouse trapped in a maze and someone kept moving the cheese, what would you do? Over a decade ago the bestselling business fable Who Moved My Cheese? offered its answer to this question: accept that change is inevitable and beyond your control, don’t waste your time wondering why things are the way they are, keep your head down and start looking for the cheese. But success in the areas of innovation, entrepreneurship, creativity, leadership, and business growth—as well as personal growth—depends on the ability to push the boundaries, reshape the environment, and play by a different
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Wood Engineering and Construction Handbook - Keith F. Faherty, Thomas G. WilliamsonContents: Wood Properties. Preliminary Design Consideration. Columns. Beams. Mechanical Fasteners and Connectors. Trusses. Structural Panel Products. Diaphragms and Shearwalls. Arches and Domes. Miscellaneous Wood Structures. Wood Foundation Structures. Load and Resistance Factor Design. Adhesives. 9-page Index and 40-page Appendix of Reference Data. 149 photos, tables and line drawings.
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Juvenile Justice: A Text/Reader - Richard Lawrence, Craig T. HemmensIntended Audience This Text/Reader is designed to serve as a replacement for a core text, or a supplement text for upper-level undergraduate Juvenile Justice courses in departments of criminal justice, criminology, sociology and related disciplines. Interested in a text/ reader for another criminology or criminal justice here? Explore other titles in the series."
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Picture-Perfect Science Lessons: Using Children's Books to Guide Inquiry, 3-6 - Karen Ansberry, Emily MorganHow do you improve upon perfection? For years, new and experienced elementary school teachers alike have extolled the virtues of Picture-Perfect Science Lessons the expertly combined appeal of children s picture books with Standards-based science content. The award-winning, bestselling book presents ready-to-teach lessons, complete with student pages and assessments, that use high-quality fiction and nonfiction picture books to guide hands-on science inquiry. This newly revised and expanded edition of Picture-Perfect Science Lessons manages to surpass the original. Classroom veterans Karen