Islam And The Myth Of Confrontation

Constitutional Calculus: The Math of Justice and the Myth of Common Sense (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by viserion at Jan. 13, 2017
Constitutional Calculus: The Math of Justice and the Myth of Common Sense (repost)

Jeff Suzuki, "Constitutional Calculus: The Math of Justice and the Myth of Common Sense"
ISBN: 142141595X | 2015 | PDF | 296 pages | 3 MB

Ghost Riders of Baghdad : Soldiers, Civilians, and the Myth of the Surge  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Dec. 23, 2016
Ghost Riders of Baghdad : Soldiers, Civilians, and the Myth of the Surge

Ghost Riders of Baghdad : Soldiers, Civilians, and the Myth of the Surge
by Daniel A. Sjursen
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1611687810 | 295 Pages | True PDF | 19.1 MB

From October 2006 to December 2007, Daniel A. Sjursen — then a U.S. Army lieutenant — led a light scout platoon across Baghdad.

Early Orientalism: Imagined Islam and the Notion of Sublime Power  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Nov. 24, 2016
Early Orientalism: Imagined Islam and the Notion of Sublime Power

Early Orientalism: Imagined Islam and the Notion of Sublime Power (Islamic Studies Series) by Ivan Kalmar
English | Dec. 13, 2011 | ISBN: 0415782767 | 193 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

The history of western notions about Islam is of obvious scholarly as well as popular interest today. This book investigates Christian images of the Muslim Middle East, focusing on the period from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment, when the nature of divine as well as human power was under particularly intense debate in the West.

Business Organization and the Myth of the Market Economy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Nov. 11, 2016
Business Organization and the Myth of the Market Economy

Business Organization and the Myth of the Market Economy by William Lazonick
English | May 28, 1993 | ISBN: 0521447887, 0521394198 | 386 Pages | PDF | 15 MB

This book explains the changes in industrial leadership from Britain to the United States earlier in this century and from the United States to Japan more recently, in terms of the changing business investment strategies and organizational structures in these nations.

Us Versus Them : The United States, Radical Islam, and the Rise of the Green Threat  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Nov. 11, 2016
Us Versus Them : The United States, Radical Islam, and the Rise of the Green Threat

Us Versus Them : The United States, Radical Islam, and the Rise of the Green Threat
by Douglas Little
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1469626802 | 329 Pages | True PDF | 5.3 MB

In this important new book, Douglas Little explores the political and cultural turmoil that led U.S. policy makers to shift their attention from containing the 'Red Threat' of international communism to combating the 'Green Threat' of radical Islam after 1989.

The Madness of Alexander the Great: And the Myth of Military Genius  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Oct. 28, 2016
The Madness of Alexander the Great: And the Myth of Military Genius

The Madness of Alexander the Great: And the Myth of Military Genius by Richard A. Gabriel
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1783461977 | 224 pages | EPUB | 0,4 MB

Constitutional Calculus: The Math of Justice and the Myth of Common Sense  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Rare-1 at Sept. 29, 2016
Constitutional Calculus: The Math of Justice and the Myth of Common Sense

Constitutional Calculus: The Math of Justice and the Myth of Common Sense by Jeff Suzuki
English | ISBN: 142141595X | 2015 | PDF | 296 pages | 3.19 MB

The Ego Tunnel: The Science of the Mind and the Myth of the Self  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Aug. 24, 2016
The Ego Tunnel: The Science of the Mind and the Myth of the Self

The Ego Tunnel: The Science of the Mind and the Myth of the Self
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 192 kb/s (2 ch) | Duration: 10:26:09 | 2009 | ISBN-10: N/A | ASIN: B002O0BC0Q
Size: 822 Mb | Genre: Psychology

We’re used to thinking about the self as an independent entity, something that we either have or are. In The Ego Tunnel, philosopher Thomas Metzinger claims otherwise: No such thing as a self exists. The conscious self is the content of a model created by our brain—an internal image, but one we cannot experience as an image. Everything we experience is “a virtual self in a virtual reality.”

Success and Luck: Good Fortune and the Myth of Meritocracy (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Aug. 19, 2016
Success and Luck: Good Fortune and the Myth of Meritocracy (repost)

Robert H. Frank, "Success and Luck: Good Fortune and the Myth of Meritocracy"
2016 | ISBN: 0691167400 | 208 pages | PDF | 6 MB

Success and Luck: Good Fortune and the Myth of Meritocracy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at June 13, 2016
Success and Luck: Good Fortune and the Myth of Meritocracy

Success and Luck: Good Fortune and the Myth of Meritocracy
Audio CDs in M4B / English: AAC, 62 kb/s (2 ch) | Duration: 05:19:06 | 2016 | ISBN-10: 1511367873 | 145 MB
Genre: Economics

How important is luck in economic success? No question more reliably divides conservatives from liberals. As conservatives correctly observe, people who amass great fortunes are almost always talented and hardworking. But liberals are also correct to note that countless others have those same qualities yet never earn much. In recent years, social scientists have discovered that chance plays a much larger role in important life outcomes than most people imagine.