By Peter Prechtl, Franz-Peter Burkard
Von der Antike bis zur Gegenwart. Das "Metzler Lexikon Philosophie" bietet mehr als 2.200 Begriffe und Definitionen aus dem Bereich der abendländischen, der indischen und der chinesischen Philosophie. Es vermittelt Basiswissen nicht nur für Studenten der Philosophie. Mit über 30 neuen Einträgen aus den Gebieten Bioethik, Philosophie des Geistes, Kognitionswissenschaften, analytische Philosophie und Wissenschaftstheorie.
By P. Jackson
This complete and flexible reference resource may be a most crucial device for an individual wishing to find info on almost any point of British affairs, existence and tradition. The assets of a close bibliography, listing and journals directory are mixed during this unmarried quantity, forming a special advisor to a mess of numerous themes - British politics, executive, society, literature, idea, arts, economics, historical past and geography. educational matters as taught in British schools and universities are coated, with broad examining lists of books and journals and assets of knowledge for every self-discipline, making this a useful handbook.
By Brian C. O'Connor
Indexing and abstracting frequently fail simply because an excessive amount of emphasis is given to the mechanics of description and too little is given to what must be defined. this article specializes in how humans search details. Drawing on a delightfully extensive base of highbrow resources—from info idea and vintage literature to Beethoven and MTV—the writer considers the elemental query of the way we will index and summary our info in order that the consumer can really locate it. He additionally addresses the demanding situations and possibilities as a result of the knowledge and know-how explosion. O'Connor discusses the shortcomings of conventional indexing and abstracting platforms after which provides essays, routines, and case reviews that foster attention of the weather of a winning seek in quite a few settings. precious as a spouse quantity for reference, cataloging, and indexing and abstracting periods, this e-book can also be of curiosity to specialist librarians, details agents, and on-line searchers.
By Tremper III Longman
Prime previous testomony student Tremper Longman III offers scholars and pastors with specialist advice on opting for a statement for any ebook of the outdated testomony. The 5th variation has been up-to-date to evaluate the main lately released commentaries, offering evaluative reviews. Longman lists a few works on hand for every e-book of the outdated testomony, provides a short indication in their emphases and viewpoints, and evaluates them. the result's a balanced, good consultant should you pontificate and educate the outdated testomony and wish assist in selecting the easiest instruments
By Lynda G. Adamson
This ebook will fill a spot within the bibliographic reference shelf by way of picking old novels for either grownup and younger grownup readers. American ancient Fiction comprises over 3,000 titles set in states and old areas of the us. Entries are prepared by means of period of time. the most recent titles, in addition to previous favorites, are coated. the quantity is listed by way of writer, name, style, topic, and geographic surroundings.
By Bruce E. Johansen
For greater than a decade students have debated the query of even if American Indian confederacies, basically the Iroquois, helped impression the formation of U.S. uncomplicated legislations. the assumption has sparked vigorous debate within the public area in addition, with Canadian diplomat Durling Voyce-Jones contending it exhibits a paradigm shift in our considering, Patrick Buchanan calling it idiocy, and George Will announcing it truly is fiction. For the 1st time, this bibliography brings jointly a few 450 citations at the debate. The paintings describes the controversy within the phrases of 1 of its significant individuals, Bruce E. Johansen, writer of 3 different books at the subject.The bibliography additionally takes the reader again to feedback of the belief lengthy sooner than the modern debate. Lakota writer Charles Eastman pointed out the topic in 1919, Mohawk instructor Ray Fadden built it within the Nineteen Forties, and John F. Kennedy touched on it in 1960. Bringing the talk to its complete flower at this time, the bibliography illustrates either fervent aid and both emphatic denial within the academy and the general public press. The e-book is either a scholarly device and a full of life exploration of concerns referring to the research of heritage and multiculturalism.
By Antonia Young
Booklet through younger, Antonia, Hodgson, John, younger, Nigel, Bland, William B.
By Dalvan M. Coger, Robert Lewis Collison
"The ISBD Consolidated variation" merges the texts of 7 really good ISBDs (for books, maps, serials, sound recordings, computing device documents and different digital assets, etc.) right into a unmarried textual content. The "ISBD" turns out to be useful and acceptable for descriptions of bibliographic assets in any form of catalogue. during this version the conditions for cataloguing some of the assets were made extra in keeping with one another, and taken up to date.
By Grant L. Maxwell
Now in paperback! highly renowned within the nineteenth century, and commencing to regain recognition now, the literature for a number of pianos is comparatively unknown. J.S. Bach begun the historical past of keyboard track for 3 or extra gamers round 1730; Mozart contributed to the literature. different very important composers_Czerny, Moscheles, Smetana, Glazunov, Rachmaninoff_continued the culture for specific pianists and events. Louis Moreau Gottschalk used various pianos and pianists for his popularly acclaimed 'monster live shows' within the Americas. by means of the early twentieth century, a mass of transcriptions and preparations had accrued. Later within the century, such very important 20th-century composers as Ives, Stravinsky, Antheil, Orff, Dallapiccola, Milhaud, and others composed unique works for the medium. incorporates a finished bibliography with an illustrative, distinct advisor to undefined. textile variation initially released in 1993.