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Les Reines de sang - Alienor, la Légende noire T02 (French by Simona Mogavino,Carlos Gomez

By Simona Mogavino,Carlos Gomez

Souveraines, bourgeoises ou femmes du peuple, elles ne reculeront devant rien pour assouvir leur soif de pouvoir... elles sont les reines de sang.

1140. Que ce soit pour prendre les armes ou favoriser le mariage de sa soeur, Aliénor n'hésite pas à person de son effect auprès de son mari, Louis VII. Et elle ne reculera devant rien pour parvenir à ses fins, même défier le pape. Frappé d'excommunication, Louis VII s'apprête à commettre l'irréparable à Vitry-en-Perthois...

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Freud and Education (Routledge Key Ideas in Education) by Deborah P. Britzman

By Deborah P. Britzman

The notion of education—its risks and offers and its illusions and revelations—threads all through Sigmund Freud’s physique of labor. This introductory quantity by means of psychoanalytic authority, Deborah P. Britzman, explores key controversies of schooling via a Freudian strategy. It defines how basic Freudian strategies equivalent to the psychical equipment, the drives, the subconscious, the advance of morality, and transference have replaced all through Freud’s oeuvre. an awesome textual content for classes in schooling experiences, human improvement, and curriculum reviews, Freud and Education concludes with new Freudian-influenced techniques to the outdated dilemmas of academic study, thought, and practice.

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Beyond Cladistics: The Branching of a Paradigm (Species and by David M. Williams,Sandra Knapp

By David M. Williams,Sandra Knapp

Cladistics, or phylogenetic systematics—an method of researching, unraveling, and checking out hypotheses of evolutionary history—took carry in the course of a turbulent and acrimonious time within the historical past of systematics. in this period—the Nineteen Sixties and 1970s—much of the root of contemporary systematic method used to be demonstrated as cladistic techniques grew to become broadly permitted. almost entire by way of the tip of the Eighties, the vast belief has been that little has replaced. This quantity vividly illustrates that cladistic methodologies have persevered to be constructed, greater upon, and successfully utilized in ever widening analytically ingenious ways.

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Intuition, Theory, and Anti-Theory in Ethics (Mind by Timothy Chappell

By Timothy Chappell

What shape, or varieties, may possibly moral wisdom take? particularly, can moral wisdom take the shape both of ethical conception, or of ethical instinct? If it could actually, may still it? those are critical questions for ethics at the present time, and they're the critical questions for the philosophical essays accrued during this quantity. instinct, concept, and Anti-Theory in Ethics attracts jointly new paintings by means of top specialists within the box, so one can symbolize as many different
perspectives at the dialogue as attainable. the quantity isn't really equipped upon any form of tidy consensus approximately what 'knowledge', 'theory', and 'intuition' suggest. particularly, the belief is to discover as many as attainable of the several issues that wisdom, idea, and instinct can be in ethics.

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Tabula Rasa (French Edition) by Pierre Maurel

By Pierre Maurel

Le scandale du Nutriflex frappe los angeles société de plein fouet : ce composant alimentaire a en effet engendré des malformations irréversibles au sein de los angeles inhabitants, et les mutants, devenus majoritaires, persécutent les valides. Alors que règne l'anarchie, Mishka et Hazel sont prêts à braver tous les risks pour rejoindre l. a. communauté de los angeles Lyre. Mais cette congrégation, qui aurait créé un modèle de société idéal, reste mystérieusement cachée, inaccessible...

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Wildlife Ecology, Conservation, and Management by John M. Fryxell,Anthony R. E. Sinclair,Graeme Caughley

By John M. Fryxell,Anthony R. E. Sinclair,Graeme Caughley

To comprehend glossy ideas of sustainable administration and the conservation of natural world species calls for intimate wisdom approximately demography, animal habit, and atmosphere dynamics. With emphasis on useful software and quantitative ability improvement, this e-book weaves jointly those disparate components in a single
coherent textbook for senior undergraduate and graduate scholars. It reports analytical concepts, explaining the mathematical and statistical rules at the back of them, and exhibits how those can be utilized to formulate
life like goals inside of an ecological framework. 

This 3rd version is accomplished and up to date, and includes:

  • fresh chapters that disseminate speedily constructing subject matters within the box: habitat use and choice; habitat fragmentation, stream, and corridors; inhabitants viability. research, the results of weather switch; and evolutionary responses to disturbance
  • an intensive updating of all chapters to provide vital components of flora and fauna examine and administration with contemporary advancements and examples.
  • a brand new on-line learn relief – a wide selection of downloadable computing device courses within the freeware programs R and Mathcad, to be had via a better half site. labored examples allow readers to perform calculations defined within the textual content and to enhance an outstanding knowing of key statistical methods and inhabitants versions customary in natural world ecology and management.

the 1st 1/2 the ebook offers an excellent history in key ecological innovations. the second one part makes use of those thoughts to advance a deeper realizing of the rules underlying flora and fauna administration and conservation. worldwide examples of real-life administration occasions supply a extensive point of view at the foreign difficulties of conservation, and distinct case histories show thoughts and quantitative analyses. This 3rd version is
additionally helpful to specialist natural world managers, park rangers, organic source managers, and those
operating in ecotourism.

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Academic Freedom in the Post-9/11 Era (Education, Politics by E. Carvalho,D. Downing

By E. Carvalho,D. Downing

educational freedom has been a precept that undergirds the college considering the fact that 1915. past this, it additionally protects a spirit of loose inquiry necessary to a democratic society. yet within the post-9/11 current, the elemental ideas of educational freedom were deeply challenged. there were many startling cases the place the rhetoric of nationwide protection and terror, company pursuits, and privatization have forged a pall over the terrain of educational freedom. within the post-9/11 college, professors face activity loss or tenure denial for talking opposed to country energy, whereas their scholars pay extra school and fall deeper in debt. This well timed assortment beneficial properties a powerful meeting of the state s best intellectuals, addressing the most pressing concerns dealing with better schooling within the usa at the present time. Spanning a big selection of disciplinary fields, educational Freedom within the Post-9/11 period seeks to intrude at the monetary and political crises which are compromising the way forward for our instructional institutions.

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The Ethics of Belief by Jonathan Matheson,Rico Vitz

By Jonathan Matheson,Rico Vitz

How do humans shape ideals, and the way should still they achieve this? This booklet provides seventeen new essays on those questions, drawing jointly views from philosophy and psychology. the 1st part explores the ethics of trust from an individualistic framework. It starts off through interpreting the query of doxastic voluntarism-i.e., the level to which individuals have keep watch over over their ideals. It then shifts to concentrating on the categories of personality that epistemic brokers shouldcultivate, what their epistemic ends needs to be, and how within which those matters are with regards to different conventional questions in epistemology. The part concludes through studying questions of epistemic price, of even if wisdom is in a few feel basic, and of even if the ethics of trust fallswithin the area of epistemology or ethics.The moment part extends this conventional debate to concerns about the social dimensions of trust formation. It starts with essays by means of social psychologists discussing the prior 3 a long time of analysis in lay epistemics. It maintains via studying Humean, Kantian, and feminist insights into the social facets of trust formation, in addition to questions about the ethics of statement. The part concludes with a sequence of essays analyzing a subject matter that's at present of serious curiosity toepistemologists: particularly, the importance of peer disagreement.

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Feminisms and Educational Research (Philosophy, Theory, and by Nicholas C. Burbules,Wendy R. Kohli

By Nicholas C. Burbules,Wendy R. Kohli

Feminist conception has come a ways from its nascent beginnings—no longer can it's categorised as “liberal,” “socialist,” or “radical.” It has formed and developed to tackle a number of meanings and kinds, every one exact in its personal viewpoint and idea. In Feminisms and academic Research, the authors discover many of the sorts of feminisms, tracing their historical past and their relation to gendered wisdom and identification. in contrast to different books on feminism, the authors don't try and push specific conception is extra right than one other, yet quite they provide an entire evaluation of every of the different types of feminism.
The authors then couple the philosophical and theoretical rules of western feminisms with the goals and behavior of academic study, exploring how they have interaction and impact one another. targeting more moderen feminists, either in schooling and comparable disciplines, the booklet highlights illustrative examples from study to shape a foundation of figuring out how the various feminisms have replaced education.

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30-Second Meteorology: The 50 most significant events and by Adam A. Scaife,Julia Slingo DBE FRS

By Adam A. Scaife,Julia Slingo DBE FRS

The climate impacts our day-by-day judgements from what to put on, the best way to trip and whilst to depart the bathing out. we all know that blue skies bode good yet why is the sky blue, does each cloud have a silver lining and is weather switch an act of god or manmade?

30-Second Meteorology positive aspects 50 of the main major occasions and phenomena to bathe down from the skies, all defined with no the bluster. each one access is summarized in an insignificant part minute – utilizing simply three hundred phrases and one photograph. major weather and atmospheric scientists current a professional account of reasonable climate and foul, from halcyon days to hurricanes, rainbows to rime frost, sunspots to supercells. Illustrated with attractive pictures and profiling seven key weather avid gamers, 30-Second Meteorology provides the reasons you must comprehend our stressed surroundings – at lightning speed.

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