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Modern Jewish Thinkers: From Mendelssohn to Rosenzweig  

Posted by interes at April 26, 2015
Modern Jewish Thinkers: From Mendelssohn to Rosenzweig

Modern Jewish Thinkers: From Mendelssohn to Rosenzweig (Emunot: Jewish Philosophy and Kabbalah) by Gershon Greenberg
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1936235315, 1936235463 | 498 pages | PDF | 2,6 MB

Blood and Violence in Early Modern France  

Posted by Book-er at April 7, 2009
Blood and Violence in Early Modern France

Stuart Carroll "Blood and Violence in Early Modern France"
Oxford University Press | 2006-07-03 | ISBN: 0199290458 | 384 pages | PDF | 3,9 MB

The rise of civilized conduct and behaviour has long been seen as one of the major factors in the transformation from medieval to modern society. Thinkers and historians alike argue that violence progressively declined as men learned to control their emotions. The feud is a phenomenon associated with backward societies, and in the West duelling codified behaviour and channelled aggression into ritualised combats that satisfied honour without the shedding of blood…

Modern Times?: Work, Professionalism and Citizenship in Teaching  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Dec. 7, 2016
Modern Times?: Work, Professionalism and Citizenship in Teaching

Modern Times?: Work, Professionalism and Citizenship in Teaching by Martin Lawn
English | Dec. 3, 1996 | ISBN: 0750704969 | 164 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

This is an account of modern since the 1930s teaching. The book examines changes in teaching, past policy, and new policies introduced since the 1988 Education Act.

The Paleo Kitchen: Finding Primal Joy in Modern Cooking (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Dec. 7, 2016
The Paleo Kitchen: Finding Primal Joy in Modern Cooking (repost)

Juli Bauer, George Bryant, "The Paleo Kitchen: Finding Primal Joy in Modern Cooking"
2014 | ISBN: 1628600101 | English | 336 pages | EPUB, MOBI | 21 MB

The Evolution of Modern Metaphysics: Making Sense of Things (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by viserion at Dec. 6, 2016
The Evolution of Modern Metaphysics: Making Sense of Things (repost)

A. W. Moore, "The Evolution of Modern Metaphysics: Making Sense of Things"
ISBN: 0521851114, 0521616557 | 2012 | EPUB | 692 pages | 1 MB

Acorns & Cattails: A Modern Foraging Cookbook of Forest, Farm & Field  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Dec. 6, 2016
Acorns & Cattails: A Modern Foraging Cookbook of Forest, Farm & Field

Acorns & Cattails: A Modern Foraging Cookbook of Forest, Farm & Field by Rob Connoley
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1510709681 | 224 pages | EPUB | 12 MB

Arab Orthodox Christians Under the Ottomans 1516–1831  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Dec. 2, 2016
Arab Orthodox Christians Under the Ottomans 1516–1831

Arab Orthodox Christians Under the Ottomans 1516–1831
by Constantin A. Panchenko
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1942699085 | 676 Pages | ePUB | 6.6 MB

Following the so called 'Arab Spring' the world's attention has been drawn to the presence of significant minority religious groups within the predominantly Islamic Middle East. Of these minorities Christians are by far the largest, comprising over 10% of the population in Syria and as much as 40% in Lebanon.

Russian Society and the Orthodox Church: Religion in Russia after Communism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Dec. 1, 2016
Russian Society and the Orthodox Church: Religion in Russia after Communism

Russian Society and the Orthodox Church: Religion in Russia after Communism (BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies) by Zoe Knox
English | Nov. 4, 2004 | ISBN: 0415320534 | 270 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Russian Society and the Orthodox Church examines the Russian Orthodox Church's social and political role and its relationship to civil society in post-Communist Russia. It shows how Orthodox prelates, clergy and laity have shaped Russians' attitudes towards religious and ideological pluralism, which in turn have influenced the ways in which Russians understand civil society, including those of its features - pluralism and freedom of conscience - that are essential for a functioning democracy.

The Orthodox Church, Student Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Nov. 29, 2016
The Orthodox Church, Student Edition

The Orthodox Church, Student Edition by Thomas E. FitzGerald
English | Sep. 30, 1998 | ISBN: 0275964388 | 182 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

The first comprehensive introduction to the Orthodox Church in the United States from 1794 to the present, this text offers a succinct overview of the Church's distinctive history and its particular perspectives on the Christian faith. FitzGerald examines the relationship between the Orthodox Church and other Christian churches in the U.S., as well as the contributions the Orthodox Church has made to the ecumenical movement. This student edition, ideal for classes in American Religion, Denominational History, and American social and cultural history, includes a bibliographic essay intended as a guide for further investigation into aspects of Orthodox Christianity.

Beyond Black and White From Civil Rights to Barack Obama (Radical Thinkers)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Nov. 17, 2016
Beyond Black and White From Civil Rights to Barack Obama (Radical Thinkers)

Beyond Black and White From Civil Rights to Barack Obama (Radical Thinkers) by Manning Marable
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1784787663 | 320 pages | EPUB | 0,5 MB