Art on The Edge

Art on the Edge: 17 Contemporary American Artists  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at April 29, 2011
Art on the Edge: 17 Contemporary American Artists

Art on the Edge: 17 Contemporary American Artists
Publisher: U.S. Department of State | ISBN: n/a | edition 2004 | PDF | 76 pages | 3.9 mb

This publication showcases the work of 17 contemporary American artists. All have made their art available in U.S. ambassador's residences in countries around the world. As a group, these up-and-comers exemplify such bedrock American values as innovation, diversity, freedom, individualism, and competitive excellence.
A Nurse on the Edge of the Desert : From Birdsville to Kandahar: The Art of Extreme Nursing

A Nurse on the Edge of the Desert :
From Birdsville to Kandahar: The Art of Extreme Nursing

by Andrew Cameron and John McCrystal
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0994141505 | 304 Pages | ePUB | 5.86 MB
Culture on the Edge of Chaos: Cultural Algorithms and the Foundations of Social Intelligence (Repost)

Culture on the Edge of Chaos: Cultural Algorithms and the Foundations of Social Intelligence By Robert G. Reynolds
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 112 Pages | ISBN : 3319741691 | 8.56 MB

The author first introduces the basic framework for cultural algorithms and he then explains the social structure of a cultural system as a mechanism for the distribution of problem-solving information throughout a population. Three different models for social organizations are presented: the homogeneous (nuclear family), heterogeneous (expanded family), and subculture (descent groups) social models. The chapters that follow compare the learning capabilities of these social organizations relative to problems of varying complexity. The book concludes with a discussion of how the results can impact our understanding of social evolution.

Experiencing Long-Term Unemployment in Europe: Youth on the Edge  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at May 8, 2018
Experiencing Long-Term Unemployment in Europe: Youth on the Edge

Christian Lahusen and Marco Giugni, "Experiencing Long-Term Unemployment in Europe: Youth on the Edge"
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137504862 | 233 pages | EPUB | 1 MB

BBC - Art on the BBC: The Genius of Leonardo Da Vinci (2018)  Video

Posted by notbanned at May 5, 2018
BBC - Art on the BBC: The Genius of Leonardo Da Vinci (2018)

BBC - Art on the BBC: The Genius of Leonardo Da Vinci (2018)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 4886 Kbps | 58mn 58s | 2.07 GiB
Audio: English AAC 125 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Art historian Dr Janina Ramirez embarks on a journey through six decades of the BBC archives to create a television history of one of the most celebrated figures in art - Leonardo Da Vinci. Ramirez shows how experts and art presenters - from Andrew Graham-Dixon to Fiona Bruce to Kenneth Clarke - have turned to television to bring Leonardo's artwork out of galleries and into our living rooms. Through television they have explored the origins of Leonardo's boundless curiosity, his pioneering use of light and shade, and his remarkable scientific exploration.
Culture on the Edge of Chaos: Cultural Algorithms and the Foundations of Social Intelligence

Culture on the Edge of Chaos: Cultural Algorithms and the Foundations of Social Intelligence By Robert G. Reynolds
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 112 Pages | ISBN : 3319741691 | 8.56 MB

The author first introduces the basic framework for cultural algorithms and he then explains the social structure of a cultural system as a mechanism for the distribution of problem-solving information throughout a population. Three different models for social organizations are presented: the homogeneous (nuclear family), heterogeneous (expanded family), and subculture (descent groups) social models. The chapters that follow compare the learning capabilities of these social organizations relative to problems of varying complexity. The book concludes with a discussion of how the results can impact our understanding of social evolution.

On the Edge of the World (2013) Au bord du monde  Video

Posted by MirrorsMaker at April 5, 2018
On the Edge of the World (2013) Au bord du monde

On the Edge of the World (2013)
DVDRip | MKV | 700x428 | x264 @ 1400 Kbps | 100 min | 1,32 Gb
Audio: French AC3 5.1 @ 448 Kbps | Subs: English, French
Genre: Documentary

Paris, at night. This is where Jeni, Wenceslas, Christine, Pascal and the others live. Homeless, they haunt the streets and bridges, and corridors of the metro ; on the edge of a world where society no longer offers protection. They face us and they talk.
Crusading on the Edge: Ideas and Practice of Crusading in Iberia and the Baltic Region, 1100-1500

Crusading on the Edge: Ideas and Practice of Crusading in Iberia and the Baltic Region, 1100-1500 by Torben K Nielsen, Iben Fonnesberg Schmidt
English | 2016 | ISBN: 2503548814 | 409 Pages | PDF | 5.6 MB

This volume offers a comparative approach to the crusades outside the Holy Land, focusing on Iberia and the Baltic region.
Aid on the Edge of Chaos: Rethinking International Cooperation in a Complex World (Repost)

Ben Ramalingam, "Aid on the Edge of Chaos: Rethinking International Cooperation in a Complex World"
2014 | pages: 471 | ISBN: 0199578028 | PDF | 3,4 mb

Sunny's Nights: Lost and Found at a Bar on the Edge of the World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at March 25, 2018
Sunny's Nights: Lost and Found at a Bar on the Edge of the World

Sunny's Nights: Lost and Found at a Bar on the Edge of the World by Tim Sultan
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1400067278 | 288 Pages | EPUB | 2.2 MB

The first time he saw Sunny’s Bar, in 1995, Tim Sultan was lost, thirsty for a drink, and intrigued by the single bar sign among the forlorn warehouses lining the Brooklyn waterfront.