Ageing, Death And Spirituality in Later Life: Buddhist And Christian Perspectives

International Perspectives on Older Adult Education: Research, Policies and Practice

Brian Findsen and Marvin Formosa, "International Perspectives on Older Adult Education: Research, Policies and Practice"
English | ISBN: 3319249371 | 2016 | 540 pages | PDF | 7 MB
The Family in Life and in Death: The Family in Ancient Israel: Sociological and Archaeological Perspectives

The Family in Life and in Death: The Family in Ancient Israel: Sociological and Archaeological Perspectives (The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testamen) by Patricia Dutcher-Walls
English | May 15, 2009 | ISBN: 0567027570 | 160 Pages | PDF | 176 bytes

This volume explores the advantages of seeing a topic from two different but complementary perspectives.

Modern Chinese: History and Sociolinguistics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksenya.b at Aug. 7, 2015
Modern Chinese: History and Sociolinguistics

Modern Chinese: History and Sociolinguistics by Ping Chen
PDF | 1999 | 229 pages | ISBN: 0521641977, 0521645727 | English | 27 MB

The Chinese language, spoken by over one billion people, has undergone drastic changes over the past century. This book presents a comprehensive, up-to-date account of the development of Modern Chinese from the late nineteenth century to the 1990s. It describes and analyzes in detail, from historical and sociolinguistic perspectives, the establishment and promotion of Modern Spoken Chinese and Modern Written Chinese, and the reform of the Chinese script, and reveals the interaction of linguistic, historical and social factors in the recent development of the language.
The Sound of Liberating Truth: Buddhist-Christian Dialogues in Honor of Frederick J. Streng

The Sound of Liberating Truth: Buddhist-Christian Dialogues in Honor of Frederick J. Streng (Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism) by Paul Ingram
English | July 20, 1999 | ISBN: 070071121X | 312 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

Offers essays and dialogues by well-known Buddhist and Christian scholars on topics that were of primary interest to Frederick J. Streng, in whose honour the volume was created. Topics include interreligious dialogue, ultimate reality, nature and ecology, social and political issues of liberation, and ultimate transformation or liberation.

Metal Ion in Stroke  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at May 13, 2015
Metal Ion in Stroke

Yang V. Li, John H. Zhang - Metal Ion in Stroke
Published: 2012-05-18 | ISBN: 1441996621 | PDF | 820 pages | 9.58 MB

Reciprocity and Dependency in Old Age: Indian and UK Perspectives (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at April 18, 2015
Reciprocity and Dependency in Old Age: Indian and UK Perspectives (repost)

Reciprocity and Dependency in Old Age: Indian and UK Perspectives (International Perspectives on Aging) by Sue Thompson
English | ISBN: 1461466865 | 2013 | PDF | 239 pages | 2 MB

Simon Low - Yin and Yang Yoga  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at March 21, 2015
Simon Low - Yin and Yang Yoga

Simon Low - Yin and Yang Yoga
.MP4, x264, 1818 kbps, 720x576 | English, AAC, 160 kbps, 2 Ch | ~ 90 mins | 1.4 GB
Category: Healthcare/Yoga

Chemistry and Technology of Surfactants  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by fdts at Nov. 19, 2014
Chemistry and Technology of Surfactants

Chemistry and Technology of Surfactants
by Richard J. Farn
English | 2006 | ISBN: 1405126965 | 336 pages | PDF | 2.9 MB

Reciprocity and Dependency in Old Age: Indian and UK Perspectives (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 5, 2014
Reciprocity and Dependency in Old Age: Indian and UK Perspectives (repost)

Reciprocity and Dependency in Old Age: Indian and UK Perspectives (International Perspectives on Aging) by Sue Thompson
English | ISBN: 1461466865 | 2013 | PDF | 239 pages | 2 MB

This book highlights (1) the significance of reciprocity for the maintenance of self-esteem in old age and (2) the negative implications for the well-being of dependent older people when that significance goes unrecognized and, as a consequence, opportunities to give back to society, as well as take from it, are not facilitated by those in a position to do so.
Adaptation and Fitness in Animal Populations: Evolutionary and Breeding Perspectives on Genetic Resource Management

Adaptation and Fitness in Animal Populations: Evolutionary and Breeding Perspectives on Genetic Resource Management by Julius van der Werf
Springer; 2009 edition | November 6, 2008 | English | ISBN: 1402090048 | 258 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Fitness and adaptation are fundamental characteristics of plant and animal species, enabling them to survive in their environment and to adapt to the inevitable changes in this environment. This is true for both the genetic resources of natural ecosystems as well as those used in agricultural production.