Hellboy & BPRD T01 : 1952 (French Edition) by Mike Mignola,John Arcudi,Alex Maleev

By Mike Mignola,John Arcudi,Alex Maleev

Mike Mignola nous entraîne en 1952 dans le sillage de Hellboy, au cours de ses toutes premières missions menées au sein du B.P.R.D., quelques années seulement après los angeles création de cet organisme par le Professeur Bruttenholm.
Une série d'horribles meurtres et de bizarres rumeurs emmènent le Professeur Bruttenholm et son jeune protégé Hellboy au Brésil, pour ce qui va être sa première challenge. Le démon de l'Enfer et un petit groupe d'agents découvrent que de sombres secrets and techniques sont enfouis au coeur d'une forteresse portugaise datant du XVIe siècle... los angeles série sur les débuts du personnage fétiche de Mignola que tous les enthusiasts attendaient !

Show description

Read more Hellboy & BPRD T01 : 1952 (French Edition) by Mike Mignola,John Arcudi,Alex Maleev

Envisioning Sustainability by Peter Berg,Ernest Callenbach,Stephanie Mills,Giovanna Ortiz

By Peter Berg,Ernest Callenbach,Stephanie Mills,Giovanna Ortiz

In Envisioning Sustainability Planet Drum beginning Founder Peter Berg presents us with a set of the $64000 essays that helped outline the bioregional circulation and tested Berg as an icon within the environmental neighborhood. This assortment, which spans 3 many years of Berg's existence paintings, combines the candor, humor and imaginative and prescient that contributed to shaping the sustainability revolution. From his domestic setting of San Francisco, to his paintings in Japan and Ecuador, Berg speaks with
authority at the bioregional elements of sustainability as towns around the globe undertake and execute his eco-friendly urban model.

"Reader, you carry a massive ebook on your arms. It’s a forty-year compendium of a few of the profoundest ecosocial pondering so far touching on what are misnomered, meagerly, environmental difficulties. right here you will discover the outlines of lifeways which may go back our species to diversified, place-located, lengthy haul biotic flourishing."
Stephanie turbines, writer of difficult Little Beauties and no matter what occurred to Ecology?

"It’s infrequent and lovely for you to see an concept develop from the cogitations of your mates to a part of the framework of grand country coverage. yet such is the trajectory of bioregionalism, initially cooked up via cultural innovator and activist Peter Berg and conservation biologist Ray Dasmann, and now an authorized word in California nation executive agencies."
Ernest Callenbach, writer of Ecotopia, Ecotopia rising, Ecology: A Pocket advisor, and produce again the Buffalo! A Sustainable destiny for America's nice Plains

Show description

Read more Envisioning Sustainability by Peter Berg,Ernest Callenbach,Stephanie Mills,Giovanna Ortiz

Firewall - Tome 1 - Tchernobyl (French Edition) by Xavier Bétaucourt,Jean-Jacques Dzialowski,Cyril

By Xavier Bétaucourt,Jean-Jacques Dzialowski,Cyril Saint-Blancat

A l’heure de los angeles globalisation et d’Internet, une lutte sans merci contre l. a. cybercriminalité s’est engagée au moyen de cellules spécialisées. C’est dans cette réalité que sont associés Clémence, une jeune informaticienne, et Paul, un ancien militaire, au sein d’un réseau de traque baptisé “Firewall“. Leur undertaking est de neutraliser “La Louve“, une famille mafieuse sévissant sur net et prête à tout pour mettre au element une arme numérique d’un style nouveau. Mais dans les fils de l. a. toile, les cadavres que “La Louve“ laisse dans son sillon n’ont rien de virtuel...

Show description

Read more Firewall - Tome 1 - Tchernobyl (French Edition) by Xavier Bétaucourt,Jean-Jacques Dzialowski,Cyril

The Meaning of the Body: Aesthetics of Human Understanding by Mark Johnson

By Mark Johnson

In The that means of the Body, Mark Johnson maintains his pioneering paintings at the intriguing connections among cognitive technological know-how, language, and which means first all started within the vintage Metaphors we are living By. Johnson makes use of fresh examine into baby psychology to teach how the physique generates which means even ahead of self-consciousness has totally built. From there he turns to cognitive neuroscience to extra discover the physically origins of which means, inspiration, and language and examines the numerous dimensions of meaning—including pictures, traits, feelings, and metaphors—that are all rooted within the body’s actual encounters with the area. Drawing at the psychology of artwork and pragmatist philosophy, Johnson argues that every one of those facets of meaning-making are essentially aesthetic. He concludes that the humanities are the end result of human makes an attempt to discover that means and that learning the cultured dimensions of our adventure is essential to unlocking meaning's physically sources.


Throughout, Johnson places forth a daring new belief of the brain rooted within the knowing that philosophy will topic to nonphilosophers provided that it's outfitted on a visceral connection to the world.


“Mark Johnson demonstrates that the cultured and emotional points of which means are fundamental—central to conceptual that means and cause, and that the humanities exhibit meaning-making in its fullest awareness. should you have been raised with the concept artwork and emotion have been exterior to principles and cause, you want to learn this booklet. It grounds philosophy in our so much visceral experience.”—George Lakoff, writer of Moral Politics

Show description

Read more The Meaning of the Body: Aesthetics of Human Understanding by Mark Johnson

Mountains: Witnesses of Global Changes: Research in the by Renato Baudo,Gianni Tartari,Elisa Vuillermoz

By Renato Baudo,Gianni Tartari,Elisa Vuillermoz

From an environmental perspective, mountains are fairly delicate and significant for tracking the nation of healthiness of our planet. purely via distribution of meteoclimatic and atmospheric composition tracking issues in mountain areas, coupled with modelling simulations, do we have the capacity to completely learn complicated pollutant delivery mechanisms and higher comprehend coming near near worldwide alterations. The Himalayan-Karakoram variety. For its elevation and geographic situation, represents one of many excellent areas for learning long-range pollutant delivery platforms on a neighborhood scale and for tracking adjustments index via mechanisms that act on worldwide scale via monsoon circulation.
The Ev-K2-CNR committee with this booklet reached its aim of constructing a different chance for discussion among significant environmental scientists and specialists, highlighting the shut dating among diversified issues with a standard underlying thread: in-depth comprehension of the environmental phenomena that are identifying the healthiness of our planet.

Show description

Read more Mountains: Witnesses of Global Changes: Research in the by Renato Baudo,Gianni Tartari,Elisa Vuillermoz

The Impact of Global Warming on Texas by Jurgen Schmandt,Gerald R. North,Judith Clarkson

By Jurgen Schmandt,Gerald R. North,Judith Clarkson

while The effect of worldwide Warming on Texas used to be first released in 1995, it mentioned weather swap as a possible destiny phenomenon, expected by way of clinical reports. This completely rewritten moment version provides facts that early weather switch affects can now be saw and identifies the threats weather switch will pose to Texas during the yr 2050. It additionally deals the hopeful message that corrective motion, if taken now, can sidestep unmanageable consequences.The e-book starts off with a dialogue of weather technology and modeling and the knowledge that may be derived from those assets for Texas. The authors stick to this with an research of exact weather developments within the a number of Texas weather areas, together with a estimated upward push in temperatures of 5.4 levels F (plus or minus 1.8 F) via the top of the century. this may bring about much less rainfall and better evaporation, in particular in areas which are already dry. different vital results comprise attainable adjustments in El Niño (climate variability) styles and storm behaviors. making an allowance for projected inhabitants development, next chapters discover most probably traits with admire to water availability, coastal affects, and biodiversity.The authors then examine the problems from a coverage viewpoint, targeting Texas's value to the nationwide economic climate as an strength manufacturer, rather of oil and gasoline. They suggest that Texas enhance its personal weather swap coverage to serve the targets of decreasing greenhouse fuel emissions, expanding power independence, making sure local protection, and bettering administration of water, air, land, and wildlife.

Show description

Read more The Impact of Global Warming on Texas by Jurgen Schmandt,Gerald R. North,Judith Clarkson

Global Climate Change: Turning Knowledge Into Action by David E. Kitchen

By David E. Kitchen

The technological know-how of weather swap is a posh topic that balances the actual list and medical truth with politics, coverage, and ethics - and is of specific value to the geosciences. This thoughtfully crafted new textual content and accompanying media motivate non-science majors to perform serious pondering, research, and discourse approximately weather swap subject matters. Taking a cross-disciplinary procedure, acclaimed educator and researcher, David Kitchen, examines not just the actual technological know-how, however the social, monetary, political, strength, and environmental matters surrounding weather switch. His aim: to show wisdom into motion, equipping scholars with the data and significant talents to make expert judgements, separate evidence from fiction, and perform the general public debate.

Show description

Read more Global Climate Change: Turning Knowledge Into Action by David E. Kitchen

Hospitable Planet: Faith, Action, and Climate Change by Stephen A. Jurovics

By Stephen A. Jurovics

• Environmental specialist with a powerful grounding within the outdated Testament
• ways environmental concerns from either clinical and religion perspectives
• Addresses a starting to be crisis for earth between humans of faith

The publication seeks to sign up a hitherto under-represented, notwithstanding huge and influential, component of the U.S. inhabitants in addressing weather swap: dedicated American Christians, of all denominations.

Most books approximately weather swap that come with a non secular argument don't tackle what contributors can do to assist our society remodel from fossil gasoline use, except altering own behavior—and readers suspect that would most likely no longer suffice. therefore, a few readers are left feeling disheartened. against this, books that basically handle the environmental matters have constrained entice humans prompted extra via religion than technological know-how, thereby leaving out many that may possibly represent the tipping element for complete American engagement at the factor. Hospitable Planet: religion, motion, and weather switch, seeks to fill the distance in non secular and secular texts by way of supplying either a compelling biblical case for motion on weather switch and via picking transformative ameliorating measures and the way to complete them.

The e-book describes really truly what activities to adopt, the way to accomplish them, and why this plan of action can reach its targets. The ebook lists the key steps had to gradual weather switch, drawn basically from writings of James Hansen and Amory Lovins that, unfortunately, don't succeed in a basic viewers. moreover, the ebook recommends an environmental rights stream, comparable to the civil rights circulate, with the intention to enforce the suggested actions.

Show description

Read more Hospitable Planet: Faith, Action, and Climate Change by Stephen A. Jurovics

Literaturbericht zum Fachbuch "Klientenzentrierte by Stefan Maschack

By Stefan Maschack

Rezension / Literaturbericht aus dem Jahr 2003 im Fachbereich Sozialpädagogik / Sozialarbeit, notice: 1,7, Hochschule Bremen (Fachbereich Sozialwesen), Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Der vorliegende Literaturbericht befasst sich mit einem Fachbuch über die Klientenzentrierte Gesprächsführung. Ich habe dieses Buch ausgewählt, weil mich diese von Carl Rogers erar-beitete und formulierte shape der Gesprächsführung besonders interessiert. Insbesondere das diesem Ansatz zugrundeliegende Persönlichkeitsbild finde ich spannend und interessant.
Aber nicht zuletzt der methodische und didaktische Ansatz der Autorin eine Anleitung zu verfassen, die sich an der Praxis orientiert und für die berufliche Praxis vorbereiten soll, hat meine Auswahl positiv beeinflusst.

Show description

Read more Literaturbericht zum Fachbuch "Klientenzentrierte by Stefan Maschack

The Global Citizen by Donella H. Meadows,Ellen Meloy

By Donella H. Meadows,Ellen Meloy

In "The international Citizen," Donella Meadows demanding situations us to view the area as an interconnected approach for which we're all in charge. This selection of the easiest of Meadows's environmental writings demonstrates her infrequent skill to debate advanced matters resembling inhabitants, poverty and improvement, and reliable waste disposal in a transparent, concise, attractive method for a large audience.

Show description

Read more The Global Citizen by Donella H. Meadows,Ellen Meloy