By Giulia Sfameni Gasparro
Oriental cults right here discussed–the Alexandrian, the Phrygian, and the Neo-Persian–are trendy within the Roman Empire, and for his or her diffusion Sicily geographically and traditionally has specific value. a few many years in the past pioneer reports have been undertaken by means of Ciaceri and velocity. those at the moment are supplemented and outdated by means of a punctiliously documented and profusely illustrated monograph, welcome as a scientific research of all of the present proof.
The bulk of the publication evidently offers with the Egyptian gods. Out of 358 catalogued goods 304 are Egyptian-and of the twenty-three additions within the Appendix just about all relate to Ptah, an seen favorite within the geographical region round Etna because the Nilotic counterpart of Vulcan. approximately one-third of the creation (Chapters I-IV) and Plates LXI-CXXII are dedicated to Cybele and Attis, Sabazius, Mithras, and Dea Syria. The primary curiosity is indicated by means of the frontispiece, a bas-relief of Isis and Serapis, hitherto unpublished.
By David I. Cleland, Richard Puerzer, Karen M. Bursic, A. Yaroslav Vlasak
How do venture group individuals get the information, talents, and attitudes had to practice successfully? One confirmed strategy is thru the case examine strategy. The publication deals 50 case stories that signify the breadth and significance of venture administration and its influence at the daily administration of initiatives. all of the instances presents new and distinct demanding situations which were mastered through the perform of undertaking administration. Readers might be in a position to follow the data discovered from this casebook of their paintings. The situations allow readers to work out how and why initiatives are utilized in a wide selection of organizational settings in modern lifestyles. Readers are uncovered to either profitable and not-so-successful venture administration practices. The case-study process encourages reader participation and lively studying, and gives the chance to profit anything of the genuine international of undertaking administration. it really is crucial within the curricula of venture administration education for either undergraduate and graduate scholars, in addition to for carrying on with schooling, consulting, and in-house corporation education courses. The situations have been selected for his or her significance in discussing the basics of undertaking administration. such a lot include descriptions of tangible initiatives, and every is by means of a chain of inquiries to advisor readers' research of the object to maximise the training procedure.
By Alistair J.P. Brown, Mick F. Tuite
Tested virtually 30 years in the past, equipment in Microbiology is the main prestigious sequence dedicated to recommendations and technique within the box. Now absolutely made over, revitalized, with a brand new layout and improved scope, tools in Microbiology will proceed to supply you with attempted and verified, innovative protocols to at once gain your study. makes a speciality of the tools most dear for the sensible research of yeast genesAllows researcher to spot which technique to use with no need to plow through a number of recipesIncludes options for mutagenesis, transcript research, transposon tagging, and use of reporter genesDescribes using instruments for learning post-translational transformations in yeastIncludes helpful appendices with convenient uncomplicated yeast recipes and WWW addresses
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By Marita Conlon-McKenna
Publish 12 months note: First released October 1st 1999
The broad open areas of Connemara, choked with not anything yet sea and sky, are all misplaced to Esther Doyle whilst she is betrayed through her lover, Conor. Rejected via her relatives, she is distributed to hitch the 'fallen women' of the Holy Saints Convent in Dublin the place, in the back of excessive granite partitions, she works within the notorious Magdalen laundry whereas she awaits the beginning of her baby.
At the mercy of nuns, and dealing usually in silence along the opposite 'Maggies,' Esther spends her days within the steamy, sweatshop surroundings of the laundry. it's a grim life, yet Esther has little choice—the convent is her in basic terms shelter, and its orphanage will supply safeguard for her baby child.
Yet regardless of the cruel truth of her lifestyles, Esther earnings aid from this remoted group of ladies. studying throughout the stories and the error of the opposite 'Maggies,' she starts to acknowledge her personal strengths and resolution to outlive. She acknowledges, too, that it'll take each ounce of braveness to gain her dream of a brand new lifestyles for her and her baby past they gray partitions of the Holy Saints Convent.
By Eugene C. Toy, Cynthia DeBord, Audrey Wanger, Gilbert Castro, James D. Kettering, Donald Briscoe
More than 50 medical instances assist you excel on your microbiology coursework and at the USMLE Step 1
The Case records sequence is an award-winning studying process confirmed to enhance examination rankings. This sequence permits you to examine within the context of actual sufferers rather than easily memorizing. Case records: Microbiology: moment Edition provides 50+ scientific instances with open-ended questions which weave simple technology ideas into the medical state of affairs. each one case comprises a longer dialogue (including definitions and a pathophysiology discussion), key issues, and 3-5 USMLE-style comprehension questions. The authors are skilled academics from the collage of Texas-Houston scientific college in Houston, Texas and Loma Linda collage university of medication in Loma Linda, California.
By Thomas Gad, Anette Rosencreutz
Figuring out what you stand for is not just approximately philosophy and private ethics. nor is it almost about your values and your rules. it is also a vital a part of what you speak approximately your self. It signs to others what you need to supply and the place you must slot in the hot industry. In an more and more obvious international it's turning into more durable to know who you actually are and what you stand for. Time to model your self as you will a thrilling new product. With the four-dimensional approach to own branding, easy-to-use strong instruments assist you create your personal model and release it with type. comprehend what you stand for and you may stick out from all people else. * Addresses anything all of us suppose the necessity for -- "identity", in a pragmatic, "how-to" method* will get quick leads to own swap, good fortune, revenue in enterprise in addition to own pride and popularity at paintings
By Terence John Cooke-Davies
Tasks are vital to undefined, yet undertaking functionality consistently disappoints stakeholder expectancies. companies react to this functionality challenge in lots of methods, and buy consultancy, education, tools and instruments as attainable recommendations. there's no released facts that any of those options are continually winning in bettering undertaking functionality. This thesis solutions the query, "What could be performed to enhance undertaking administration practices, and hence venture performance?" by way of demonstrating novel type of non-stop motion study can give a contribution such proof.
By Duncan Needham
This publication charts the process financial coverage within the united kingdom from 1967 to 1982. It exhibits how occasions reminiscent of the 1967 devaluation, the cave in of Bretton Woods, the stagflation of the Nineteen Seventies, and the IMF mortgage of 1976 all formed coverage. It exhibits that the 'monetarist' scan of the Nineteen Eighties used to be in response to a primary misreading of Nineteen Seventies financial coverage.
By Elizabeth C. Zegura
The French humanist Rabelais (ca. 1483-1553) used to be the best French author of the Renaissance and some of the most influential authors of all time. His Gargantua and Pantagruel, written in 5 books among 1532 and 1553, competitors the works of Shakespeare and Cervantes when it comes to artistry, complexity of rules and expression, and historic significance. Rabelais is learn in different classes in French Literature, Renaissance reviews, and Western Civilization, and his writings proceed to draw the eye of students and normal readers alike. the 1st paintings of its type, this encyclopedia is a accomplished advisor to his existence and writings.
Included are numerous hundred alphabetically prepared entries via professional members. those entries speak about his characters, his overt and veiled references to ancient and Renaissance figures and occasions, his literary and philosophical allusions, his significant topics, and the major occasions and impacts that formed his occupation. The entries hide such subject matters as schooling, faith, censors and censorship, humanism, dying, and battle. Entries cite works for additional studying, and the encyclopedia closes with a specific, common bibliography.