Category: Bibliographies Indexes

Download The Facts on File Companion to the World Novel: 1900 to the by Michael D. Sollars PDF

By Michael D. Sollars

The proof On dossier better half to the realm Novel, 1900 to the current is a brand new two-volume reference consultant that includes greater than six hundred entries at the world's maximum glossy novels and novelists, together with every thing from stated classics to the simplest of latest fiction. Written in a transparent, attractive sort with contributions from literary students world wide, this beautiful paintings is a necessary software for college kids of significant literature. The analyses of novels and biographies of authors are complemented through appendixes together with a bibliography and a listing of writers by means of geographic zone.

Show description

Continue reading Download The Facts on File Companion to the World Novel: 1900 to the by Michael D. Sollars PDF

Download Women’s Studies of the Christian and Islamic Traditions: by Kari Elisabeth Børresen PDF

By Kari Elisabeth Børresen

During this selection of articles, Kari Elisabeth Børresen and Kari Vogt indicate the convergence of androcentric gender types within the Christian and Islamic traditions. they supply huge surveys of contemporary examine in women's reviews, with bio-socio-cultural genderedness as their major analytical class. Matristic writers from overdue Antiquity, the center a while and the Renaissance are analysed when it comes to a feminine God language, reshaping conventional theology. The persisting androcentrism of 20th-century Christianity and Islam, as displayed in institutional records selling women's particular services, is severely uncovered. This quantity provides a pioneering research of correlated Christian and Islamic gender types which has hitherto remained uncompared by means of women's experiences in faith.
This paintings will serve students and scholars within the humanistic disciplines of theology, spiritual stories, Islamic reports, heritage of principles, Medieval philosophy and women's historical past.

Show description

Continue reading Download Women’s Studies of the Christian and Islamic Traditions: by Kari Elisabeth Børresen PDF

Download The Age of Milton: An Encyclopedia of Major 17th-Century by Alan Hager PDF

By Alan Hager

The seventeenth century witnessed a number of cultural and political adjustments, and the literature of that interval displays the era's highbrow fervor. This reference comprises entries on greater than seventy five British and American authors of that age, and on a few of their influential eu contemporaries. The entries are prepared alphabetically and are written via specialist participants. each one encompasses a biography, a dialogue of significant works and issues, a survey of the writer's severe reception, and first and secondary bibliographies. as well as entries on poets and playwrights, the amount additionally covers political, clinical, and philosophical writers. It additionally profiles a number of artists who considerably prompted British and American literary tradition of the interval.

Show description

Continue reading Download The Age of Milton: An Encyclopedia of Major 17th-Century by Alan Hager PDF

Download 3,000 Deep-Sky Objects: An Annotated Catalogue by Ted Aranda PDF

By Ted Aranda

This name is a finished set of visible descriptions of deep-sky items seen from the northern hemisphere. it's a list of the main wide and systematic visible survey of the sky ever performed nowa days. 3,000 deep-sky items are indexed with brief descriptions of the visible visual appeal within the author's strong binocular telescope. items within the e-book are prepared by way of place for simple identity of unknown pursuits. complete indexes via catalog numbers and names let searches for particular objects.

Show description

Continue reading Download 3,000 Deep-Sky Objects: An Annotated Catalogue by Ted Aranda PDF

Download Handbook of Philosophical Logic. Volume I: Elements of by Dov M. Gabbay, Franz Guenthner PDF

By Dov M. Gabbay, Franz Guenthner

The target of the 1st quantity of the current instruction manual of Philosophical common sense is basically two-fold: to start with, the chapters during this quantity may still offer a concise evaluate of the most elements of classical good judgment. moment, those chapters are meant to give all of the suitable heritage fabric helpful for the certainty of the contributions that are to stick with within the subsequent 3 volumes. now we have suggestion it to be of value that the connections among classical common sense and its 'extensions' (covered in quantity eleven) in addition to its most vital 'alternatives' (covered in quantity ailing) be introduced out essentially from the beginning. the 1st bankruptcy offers a transparent and particular photograph of the diversity of what's in most cases taken to be the normal logical framework, specifically, predicate (or first-order quantificational) common sense. at the one hand, this bankruptcy surveys either propositionai common sense and first-order predicate good judgment and, however, offers the most metalogical effects acquired for them. bankruptcy 1. 1 additionally includes a dialogue of the boundaries of first-order common sense, i. e. it offers a solution to the query: Why has predicate good judgment performed one of these bold function within the formalization of arithmetic and within the many parts of philo­ sophical and linguistic purposes? bankruptcy 1. 1 is prerequisite for almost all of the different chapters within the whole guide, whereas the opposite chapters in quantity I supply extra designated discussions of fabric built or hinted at within the first chapter.

Show description

Continue reading Download Handbook of Philosophical Logic. Volume I: Elements of by Dov M. Gabbay, Franz Guenthner PDF

Download Index to Records of Ante-Bellum Southern Plantations: by Jean L. Cooper PDF

By Jean L. Cooper

Designed for either specialist and beginner genealogists and different researchers, this index presents a close consultant to fabrics to be had within the large files of Ante-Bellum Southern Plantations microfilm set. through the use of this index to spot particular collections within which fabrics pertinent to a selected family members identify, plantation identify, or situation could be chanced on, after which reviewing the main points within the applicable publications, the researcher could pinpoint the positioning of wanted fabrics. The goods listed contain deeds, wills, property papers, genealogies, own and company correspondence, account books, slave lists, and plenty of different different types of files. This re-creation additionally encompasses a checklist of all the manuscript collections incorporated within the microfilm set.

Show description

Continue reading Download Index to Records of Ante-Bellum Southern Plantations: by Jean L. Cooper PDF