Gardens and Landscapes in Historic Building Conservation
This comprehensive guide on historic garden and landscape conservation will help landscape professionals familiarise themselves with what the conservation of historic gardens, garden structures and designed landscapes encompasses. The aim of the series is to introduce each aspect of conservation and to provide concise, basic and up-to-date knowledge within five volumes, sufficient for the professional to appreciate the subject better and to know where to seek further help. Gardens & L…
Desire in Ashes: Deconstruction, Psychoanalysis, Philosophy (Bloomsbury Studies in Continental Philosophy)
The indebtedness of contemporary thinkers to Derrida’s project of deconstruction is unquestionable, whether as a source of inspiration or the grounds of critical antagonism. This collection considers: how best to recall deconstruction? Rather than reduce it to an object of historical importance or memory, these essays analyze its significance in terms of complex matrices of desire; provoked in this way, deconstruction cannot be dismissed as ‘dead’, nor unproblematically defended as a…
Decision Making in Neurocritical Care
Decision Making in Neurocritical Care by Jennifer A Frontera
English | 2009 | ISBN: 1604060476 | 344 pages | PDF | 3,5 MB
Praise for this book:
“Chapters are clearly written and…[the] black-and-white illustrations and reproductions of cerebral radiographs are of remarkably good quality…an excellent multidisciplinary overview.”-Doody’s Review
From important aspects of the physical examination to imaging studies to treatment options and dosage guidelines, Decision Making in Neurocritica…
Lucid Living: A Book You Can Read in One Hour That Will Turn Your World Inside Out
Lucid Living: A Book You Can Read in One Hour That Will Turn Your World Inside Out by Tim Freke
English | 2008 | ISBN: 1401920403 | 112 pages | EPUB | 0,2 MB
life is not what it seems . . .
you are not who you think you are . . .
“One of the most approachable books on the true nature of the self I’ve come across. Everyone should read it.” – Peter Russell, Author of From Science to God and The Global Brain Awakens
“The greatest wisdom of the ages and how to become ONE with it in a b…
The Craving Mind: From Cigarettes to Smartphones to Love – Why We Get Hooked and How We Can Break Bad Habits
A leading neuroscientist and pioneer in the study of mindfulness explains why addictions are so tenacious and how we can learn to conquer them
We are all vulnerable to addiction. Whether it’s a compulsion to constantly check social media, binge eating, smoking, excessive drinking, or any other behaviors, we may find ourselves uncontrollably repeating. Why are bad habits so hard to overcome? Is there a key to conquering the cravings we know are unhealthy for us?
This book provid…
The Asian Financial Crisis and the Architecture of Global Finance (Cambridge Asia-Pacific Studies)
The financial crises across Asia in 1997-98 ignited fierce debate about domestic economic weaknesses and flaws in the international financial system. Some analysts blamed Asian governments for inadequate prudential supervision, widespread failures of corporate governance and even “crony capitalism.” Others assailed the inherent instability of global financial markets and what they considered to be hasty and ill-conceived liberalization taken at the behest of western-dominated international fi…
Bollywood’s India: A Public Fantasy
Bollywood is India’s most popular entertainment and one of its most powerful social forces. Its blockbusters contest ideas about state formation, capture the nation’s dispersed anxieties, and fabricate public fantasies of what constitutes “India.” Written by an award-winning scholar of popular culture and postcolonial modernity, Bollywood's India analyzes the role of the cinema’s most popular blockbusters in making, unmaking, and remaking modern India. With dazzling interpretive virtuosity, P…
Quick and Easy Candy Gifts
When you close your eyes and imagine a fudge shop, you can almost smell the warm chocolate, toasted nuts and caramelized sugars. The impressive candies, adorned with delicate stripes and exotic toppings, unfortunately come with an equally impressive price. The thought of filling a box with these sumptuous treats is tempered by the ability to calculate cost per bite.
Fret not. You do not need a culinary degree to create similarly delicious candies at home. And even better, you can make the…