Download E-books Dwight D. Eisenhower: A Bibliography of His Times and Presidency (Twentieth-Century Presidential Bibliography Series) PDF

Not just the lives of this century's presidents, but in addition the figures and occasions that encompass them are coated by way of the works during this sequence. this actual quantity covers the lives and occasions of Warren G. Harding and Calvin Coolidge. hundreds of thousands of books, articles and dissertations are stated and summarised in every one of those certain, obtainable bibliographies. The contents are organised via subject to allow researchers to simply concentrate on huge or slim components of curiosity. The volumes additionally include introductions assessing the presidents' areas in background and exact chronologies in their lives. each one bankruptcy starts off with an summary of the suitable literature and issues out the major resources in several topic components. the entire volumes are listed by way of writer and topic.

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Download E-books Men and Aging: A Selected, Annotated Bibliography (Bibliographies and Indexes in Gerontology) PDF

By Edward H. Thompson

Until lately, older males weren't a social phenomenon commanding nice consciousness. Older males are a different minority between males, accounting for 15 percentage of the grownup male inhabitants. between elders, older males are nonetheless outnumbered by means of older ladies 3 to 2, and there are just males for each 5 ladies over age eighty five. even though, the significance of gender to age, and age to gender, is being stated via gerontologists in addition to gender students. This paintings is the 1st thorough learn of the study reading older males as men.

Thompson was once in a position to find greater than 750 articles, that are equipped through topic (Gendered getting older, wellbeing and fitness and wellbeing and fitness, Sexuality, Suicide and Alcohol, Religiosity and Spirituality, Stereotypes and Social structures, Relationships and Social existence, relations relatives, Caregiving, Economics and Retirement, residing preparations, and assets and wishes) and selectively annotated. entry can be aided via large topic and writer indexes. This groundbreaking quantity should be of significant curiosity to gerontologists, sociologists, and all researchers focused on gender issues.

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Download E-books Hume and the Problem of Miracles: A Solution (Philosophical Studies Series) (Volume 41) PDF

This publication built from sections of my doctoral dissertation, "The hazard of spiritual wisdom: Causation, Coherentism and Foundationalism," Brown college, 1982. even though, it truly had its beginnings a lot previous whilst, as an undergraduate on the collage of Virginia, I first learn Hume's "Of Miracles" and have become drawn to it. (Fascinated will be too powerful. ) My instructor placed the next marginal remark in a paper I wrote approximately it: "Suppose anyone informed you they'd been impregnated via an angel whispering into their ear. would not you think that they'd long past dotty?" She had frolicked in England. i assumed approximately it. I agreed that i wouldn't have believed such testimony, yet didn't imagine this had a lot to do with Hume's argument opposed to trust in miracles. What stunned me much more used to be the secondary literature. I grew to become confident that Hume's argument used to be misunderstood. My major thesis is verified partially I. This explains Hume's argument opposed to justified trust in miracles and exhibits the way it follows from, and is intrinsically hooked up with, his extra basic metaphysics. half II half I. it's going to supply the reader a extra entire realizing builds on of either the constitution of Hume's argument and of his the most important and questionable premises. Chapters five and eleven are might be the main technical within the publication, yet also they are the least useful. they are often skipped via the reader who's in simple terms drawn to Hume on miracles.

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Download E-books Latin American Science Fiction Writers: An A-to-Z Guide PDF

Many readers are blind to the colossal universe of Latin American technological know-how fiction, which has its roots within the 18th century and has flourished to the current day. simply because technology fiction is a part of Latin American pop culture, it displays cultural and social issues and reviews on modern society. whereas there's a turning out to be physique of feedback on Latin American technology fiction, so much stories deal with just a unmarried writer or paintings. This reference bargains a extensive assessment of Latin American technology fiction. integrated are alphabetically prepared entries on 70 Latin American technological know-how fiction writers.

While a few of these are canonical figures, others were principally overlooked. seeing that a lot of technological know-how fiction has been written through ladies, many girls writers are profiled. each one access is ready through a professional contributor and features a brief biography, a dialogue of the writer's works, and first and secondary bibliographies. the amount closes with a normal bibliography of anthologies and criticism.

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Download E-books A Mary Shelley Encyclopedia PDF

By Lucy Morrison

Frankenstein is among the hottest lecture room texts in highschool and school, and Shelley's different works are attracting renewed recognition. This reference is a finished consultant to her existence and profession. incorporated are hundreds and hundreds of alphabetically prepared entries approximately her works, acquaintances, kinfolk, apartments, fictional characters, allusions, and more.

Mary Shelley has only in the near past emerged from the shadows of her well-known mom and dad, Mary Wollstonecraft and William Godwin, and that of her husband, Percy Bysshe Shelley. this day, Frankenstein (1818, 1831) is likely one of the hottest lecture room texts in highschool and faculty, and Mary Shelley's different works are attracting renewed cognizance. those works show a lot in regards to the Romantic literary interval and Shelley's ongoing improvement as a author. as well as her novels, Shelley wrote brief tales, poems, and dramas. those texts illustrate the problems of a transferring literary industry, whereas her trip writings remove darkness from her wealthy own reviews and willing mind. This reference is a accomplished consultant to her existence and career.

Included are 1000s of alphabetically prepared entries approximately her works, neighbors, family members, flats, fictional characters, allusions, and extra. a few entries in short establish and contextualize their subject matters, whereas others provide extra huge discussions. Many entries cite assets of extra details, and the quantity closes with a bibliography. The paintings is totally cross-referenced and encompasses a particular index and an appendix that discusses the assets of Shelley's quotations.

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Download E-books A Review and Annotated Bibliography of Family Business Studies PDF

By Pramodita Sharma

Curiosity within the research of relations company has elevated considerably during the last decade. The examine in this topic - and the comparable topic of entrepreneurship - has built in parallel inside a few diversified disciplines, making it the ideal candidate for an annotated bibliography.
This e-book goals to catalog the most important empirical, theoretical, and sensible articles on kin enterprise. integrated for every article indexed are a precis of key findings, and a listing of the methodologies and key conceptual types used. It additionally incorporates a evaluation of the literature, a dialogue of ways relations companies were outlined, and time table for destiny examine into either kinfolk enterprise and entrepreneurship reports.

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Download E-books Data Science and Classification (Studies in Classification, Data Analysis, and Knowledge Organization) PDF

By Vladimir Batagelj

Data technology and type offers new methodological advancements in facts research and category. The huge and finished insurance comprises the size of similarity and dissimilarity, tools for class and clustering, community and graph analyses, research of symbolic information, and net mining. past structural and theoretical effects, the ebook bargains software recommendation for various difficulties, in medication, microarray research, social community buildings, and music.

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