Money, Morals, and Manners: The Culture of the French and by Michèle Lamont

By Michèle Lamont

Drawing on remarkably frank, in-depth interviews with a hundred and sixty winning males within the usa and France, Mich?le Lamont offers an extraordinary and revealing collective portrait of the upper-middle class—the managers, execs, marketers, and specialists on the heart of strength in society. Her booklet is a refined, textured description of ways those males outline the values and attitudes they think about crucial in setting apart themselves—and their class—from each person else.Money, Morals, and Manners is an formidable and complex try to light up the character of social category in sleek society. For all those that downplay the significance of unequal social teams, it is going to be a revelation."A robust, cogent learn that might offer an increased foundation for debates within the sociology of tradition for years to come."—David Gartman, American magazine of Sociology"A significant accomplishment! Combining cultural research and comparative method with a best suited literary type, this ebook considerably broadens the knowledge of stratification and inequality. . . . This ebook will galvanize debate, motivate learn, and function a version for a few years to come."—R. Granfield, Choice"This is an extremely positive piece of labor, a appropriate instance of the sociologist's craft."—Lewis Coser, Boston university

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By Michèle Lamont

Drawing on remarkably frank, in-depth interviews with a hundred and sixty winning males within the usa and France, Mich?le Lamont offers an extraordinary and revealing collective portrait of the upper-middle class—the managers, execs, marketers, and specialists on the heart of strength in society. Her booklet is a refined, textured description of ways those males outline the values and attitudes they think about crucial in setting apart themselves—and their class—from each person else.Money, Morals, and Manners is an formidable and complex try to light up the character of social category in sleek society. For all those that downplay the significance of unequal social teams, it is going to be a revelation."A robust, cogent learn that might offer an increased foundation for debates within the sociology of tradition for years to come."—David Gartman, American magazine of Sociology"A significant accomplishment! Combining cultural research and comparative method with a best suited literary type, this ebook considerably broadens the knowledge of stratification and inequality. . . . This ebook will galvanize debate, motivate learn, and function a version for a few years to come."—R. Granfield, Choice"This is an extremely positive piece of labor, a appropriate instance of the sociologist's craft."—Lewis Coser, Boston university

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A Companion to Paul in the Reformation (Brill's Companions by R.W. Holder

By R.W. Holder

The reception and interpretation of the writings of St Paul within the early smooth interval varieties the topic of this quantity, from overdue medieval Paulinism and the beginnings of humanist biblical scholarship and interpretation, during the ways in which theologians of varied confessions thought of Paul. past the ways in which theological voices construed Paul, a number of articles research how Pauline texts impacted different parts of early sleek existence, equivalent to political suggestion, the law of relations existence, and the care of the negative. all through, the amount makes transparent the significance of Paul for the entire confessions, and denies the confessionalism of earlier historiography. The chapters, written by way of specialists within the box, provide a serious assessment of present study, and introduce the most important issues in Pauline interpretation within the Reformation and the way they're being interpreted at the beginning of the twenty first century

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By R.W. Holder

The reception and interpretation of the writings of St Paul within the early smooth interval varieties the topic of this quantity, from overdue medieval Paulinism and the beginnings of humanist biblical scholarship and interpretation, during the ways in which theologians of varied confessions thought of Paul. past the ways in which theological voices construed Paul, a number of articles research how Pauline texts impacted different parts of early sleek existence, equivalent to political suggestion, the law of relations existence, and the care of the negative. all through, the amount makes transparent the significance of Paul for the entire confessions, and denies the confessionalism of earlier historiography. The chapters, written by way of specialists within the box, provide a serious assessment of present study, and introduce the most important issues in Pauline interpretation within the Reformation and the way they're being interpreted at the beginning of the twenty first century

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Building surveys by P V Glover

By P V Glover

1. Surveyors and their instructions2. condominium surveys three. Foundations four. partitions five. flooring 6. Roofs and chimneys 7. Joinery and carpentry eight. Finishes and surfaces nine. prone 10. The record eleven. domestic situation document 12. studies on non-residential constructions thirteen. experiences on apartments and different dwellings in a number of career 14. reviews on new constructions 15. experiences on older structures sixteen. experiences on leasehold houses 17. reviews for potential mortgages 18. a standard construction Survey record 19. felony issues 20. Dilapidations 21. Conservation and the surveyor 22. The surveyor as a professional witness

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By P V Glover

1. Surveyors and their instructions2. condominium surveys three. Foundations four. partitions five. flooring 6. Roofs and chimneys 7. Joinery and carpentry eight. Finishes and surfaces nine. prone 10. The record eleven. domestic situation document 12. studies on non-residential constructions thirteen. experiences on apartments and different dwellings in a number of career 14. reviews on new constructions 15. experiences on older structures sixteen. experiences on leasehold houses 17. reviews for potential mortgages 18. a standard construction Survey record 19. felony issues 20. Dilapidations 21. Conservation and the surveyor 22. The surveyor as a professional witness

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Theory of Elastic Thin Shells. Solid and Structural by A. L. Gol'Denveizer, Th. Von Kármán, H. L. Dryden

By A. L. Gol'Denveizer, Th. Von Kármán, H. L. Dryden

Conception of Elastic skinny Shells discusses the mathematical foundations of shell concept and the approximate equipment of resolution. the current quantity used to be initially released in Russian in 1953, and continues to be the one textual content which formulates as thoroughly as attainable the several units of simple equations and numerous approximate equipment of shell research emphasizing asymptotic integration.
The publication is equipped into 5 elements. half I provides the final formula and equations of the speculation of shells, that are according to the well known speculation of the maintenance of the conventional point. half II is dedicated to the membrane theory--the most generally used approximate approach to research of shells that was once formulated at nearly a similar time because the extra normal bending thought. partially III equipment of research of round cylindrical shells through trigonometric sequence are thought of. half IV is basically mathematical in personality and its goal is to justify the approximate tools of shell research. partially V approximate equipment of research of shells are formulated.

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By A. L. Gol'Denveizer, Th. Von Kármán, H. L. Dryden

Conception of Elastic skinny Shells discusses the mathematical foundations of shell concept and the approximate equipment of resolution. the current quantity used to be initially released in Russian in 1953, and continues to be the one textual content which formulates as thoroughly as attainable the several units of simple equations and numerous approximate equipment of shell research emphasizing asymptotic integration.
The publication is equipped into 5 elements. half I provides the final formula and equations of the speculation of shells, that are according to the well known speculation of the maintenance of the conventional point. half II is dedicated to the membrane theory--the most generally used approximate approach to research of shells that was once formulated at nearly a similar time because the extra normal bending thought. partially III equipment of research of round cylindrical shells through trigonometric sequence are thought of. half IV is basically mathematical in personality and its goal is to justify the approximate tools of shell research. partially V approximate equipment of research of shells are formulated.

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Secret power : or, The secret of success in Christian life by Dwight Lyman Moody

By Dwight Lyman Moody

This booklet used to be switched over from its actual variation to the electronic layout via a group of volunteers. you'll locate it at no cost on the net. buy of the Kindle variation comprises instant supply.

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By Dwight Lyman Moody

This booklet used to be switched over from its actual variation to the electronic layout via a group of volunteers. you'll locate it at no cost on the net. buy of the Kindle variation comprises instant supply.

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Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras by Pātañjali (author), Vyāsa (commentaries), Vāchaspati Miśra

By Pātañjali (author), Vyāsa (commentaries), Vāchaspati Miśra (gloss), Rāma Prasāda (translation), Rai Bahadur Śrīśa Chandra Vasu (introduction)

This ebook kinds one of many six Darsanas of historical Indian philosophy. the most function of this publication is to reveal the key doctrines of Yoga, provide the partical wisdom to the aspirant and consultant him to the conclusion of the person Self to the belief of the excellent Self.

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By Pātañjali (author), Vyāsa (commentaries), Vāchaspati Miśra (gloss), Rāma Prasāda (translation), Rai Bahadur Śrīśa Chandra Vasu (introduction)

This ebook kinds one of many six Darsanas of historical Indian philosophy. the most function of this publication is to reveal the key doctrines of Yoga, provide the partical wisdom to the aspirant and consultant him to the conclusion of the person Self to the belief of the excellent Self.

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Computer and Information Science by Roger Lee (eds.)

By Roger Lee (eds.)

This edited e-book provides clinical result of the 13th IEEE/ACIS foreign convention on computing device and knowledge technology (ICIS 2014) which was once hung on June 4-6, 2014 in Taiyuan, China. the purpose of this convention was once to collect researchers and scientists, businessmen and marketers, academics, engineers, computing device clients, and scholars to debate the varied fields of desktop technology and to percentage their reviews and alternate new principles and knowledge in a significant approach. examine effects approximately all features (theory, functions and instruments) of computing device and data technological know-how, and to debate the sensible demanding situations encountered alongside the way in which and the ideas followed to resolve them.

The convention organizers chosen the easiest papers from these papers authorized for presentation on the convention. The papers have been selected in response to evaluation rankings submitted through contributors of this system committee, and underwent extra rigorous rounds of overview. This ebook captures 14 of the conference’s so much promising papers, and we impatiently watch for the $64000 contributions that we all know those authors will convey to the sector of machine and data science.

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By Roger Lee (eds.)

This edited e-book provides clinical result of the 13th IEEE/ACIS foreign convention on computing device and knowledge technology (ICIS 2014) which was once hung on June 4-6, 2014 in Taiyuan, China. the purpose of this convention was once to collect researchers and scientists, businessmen and marketers, academics, engineers, computing device clients, and scholars to debate the varied fields of desktop technology and to percentage their reviews and alternate new principles and knowledge in a significant approach. examine effects approximately all features (theory, functions and instruments) of computing device and data technological know-how, and to debate the sensible demanding situations encountered alongside the way in which and the ideas followed to resolve them.

The convention organizers chosen the easiest papers from these papers authorized for presentation on the convention. The papers have been selected in response to evaluation rankings submitted through contributors of this system committee, and underwent extra rigorous rounds of overview. This ebook captures 14 of the conference’s so much promising papers, and we impatiently watch for the $64000 contributions that we all know those authors will convey to the sector of machine and data science.

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Freemasonry by Giles Morgan

By Giles Morgan

The realm of Freemasonry exerts a robust impact at the smooth mind's eye. In an age whilst perceived notions of historical past are being more and more wondered and re-examined it truly is probably inevitable that secretive societies equivalent to the Freemasons locate themselves on the middle of substantial hypothesis and conjecture. to a few they characterize a robust and shadowy elite who've manipulated global heritage throughout Read more...

summary: the area of Freemasonry exerts a strong impression at the glossy mind's eye. In an age whilst perceived notions of historical past are being more and more puzzled and re-examined it truly is maybe inevitable that secretive societies comparable to the Freemasons locate themselves on the heart of substantial hypothesis and conjecture. to a couple they signify a robust and shadowy elite who've manipulated international background during the a long time, while to others they're an altogether extra mundane and benign fraternal association. Freemasonry at the present time is a global phenomenon that accepts club from a various ethnic and non secular diversity of backgrounds. access to Freemasonry calls for a trust in a ideal Being even though it insists it doesn't represent a faith in itself. The rituals and practices of Freemasonry were considered as variously imprecise, unnecessary, baffling, sinister, and scary. An intensely stratified and hierarchical constitution underpins so much Masonic orders whose actions are concentrated inside assembly issues frequently termed as motels. Giles Morgan examines its ancient importance (George Washington and Benjamin Franklin have been either Masons) and its place and position in modern society

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By Giles Morgan

The realm of Freemasonry exerts a robust impact at the smooth mind's eye. In an age whilst perceived notions of historical past are being more and more wondered and re-examined it truly is probably inevitable that secretive societies equivalent to the Freemasons locate themselves on the middle of substantial hypothesis and conjecture. to a few they characterize a robust and shadowy elite who've manipulated global heritage throughout Read more...

summary: the area of Freemasonry exerts a strong impression at the glossy mind's eye. In an age whilst perceived notions of historical past are being more and more puzzled and re-examined it truly is maybe inevitable that secretive societies comparable to the Freemasons locate themselves on the heart of substantial hypothesis and conjecture. to a couple they signify a robust and shadowy elite who've manipulated international background during the a long time, while to others they're an altogether extra mundane and benign fraternal association. Freemasonry at the present time is a global phenomenon that accepts club from a various ethnic and non secular diversity of backgrounds. access to Freemasonry calls for a trust in a ideal Being even though it insists it doesn't represent a faith in itself. The rituals and practices of Freemasonry were considered as variously imprecise, unnecessary, baffling, sinister, and scary. An intensely stratified and hierarchical constitution underpins so much Masonic orders whose actions are concentrated inside assembly issues frequently termed as motels. Giles Morgan examines its ancient importance (George Washington and Benjamin Franklin have been either Masons) and its place and position in modern society

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