The Works of Charles Darwin: v. 9: Geological Observations by Paul H Barrett

By Paul H Barrett

The 9th quantity in a 29-volume set which comprise all Charles Darwin's released works. Darwin was once essentially the most influential figures of the nineteenth century. His paintings continues to be a imperative topic of research within the historical past of principles, the historical past of technological know-how, zoology, botany, geology and evolution.

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A specimen of the botany of New Holland by James Edward Smith

By James Edward Smith

A specimen of the botany of latest Holland
James Edward Smith, English botanist (1759-1828)

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- approximately This Book
- Preface
- Billardiera Scandens
- Tetratheca Juncea
- Ceratopetalum Gummiferum
- Banksia Spinulosa
- Goodenia Ramosissima
- Platylobium Formosum
- Embothrium Speciosissimum
- Embothrium Silaifolium
- Embothrium Sericeum
- Embothrium Buxifolium
- Pimelea Linifolia
- Pultenaea Stipularis
- Eucalyptus Robusta
- Styphelia Tubiflora
- Mimosa Myrtifolia
- Mimosa Hispidula

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Following Burke and Wills Across Australia: A Touring Guide by Dave Phoenix

By Dave Phoenix

each Australian has heard of Burke and Wills yet few have travelled of their footsteps. In 2008, historian Dave Phoenix made up our minds to stroll throughout Australia from Melbourne to the Gulf of Carpentaria, following the music taken by way of the ill-fated Burke and Wills day trip. you can now stick to them too.
Following Burke and Wills throughout Australia courses you on a street journey that follows one in every of history’s nice transcontinental trips, sharing the explorers’ studies at the manner. Maps lay out a course that takes you as shut as attainable to the Expedition’s tune. As you go back and forth the outback roads, you could research all of the information of the day after day trip of the day trip from the explorers’ personal phrases, and evaluate what you notice with their descriptions of the rustic in 1860–61. each one bankruptcy offers information regarding what to work out now: the positioning and outlines of the markers and memorials put alongside the course over the a hundred and fifty years because the day trip, and locations the place you could stand the place the explorers stood and glance out over clients they drew and described.
The ebook is an ideal significant other for these eager to see outback Australia, and whilst comprehend a trip that has attained mythic prestige within the heritage of Australian exploration. no matter if you need to stick with purely a part of the song, this can be the ebook for you.

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Philosophies of Environmental Education and Democracy: by Joseph Watras

By Joseph Watras

The venture examines how 3 well known philosophers of schooling - William Torrey Harris, John Dewey, and Gregory Bateson - each one constructed a global view that offers a philosophical foundation for environmental education.

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Phenomenology of Space and Time: The Forces of the Cosmos by Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka

By Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka

This paintings celebrates the investigative energy of phenomenology to discover the phenomenological experience of house and time at the side of the phenomenology of intentionality, the invisible, the sacred, and the magical. It examines the process lifestyles via its ontopoietic genesis, commencing the cosmic sphere to emblems. The paintings additionally explores, at the one hand, the highbrow force to find our cosmic place within the universe and, at the different, the pull towards the endless. It intertwines technological know-how and its grounding ideas with mind's eye so as to make feel of the infinite.

This booklet is the second one of a two-part paintings that includes papers provided on the 62nd overseas Congress of Phenomenology, The Forces of the Cosmos and the Ontopoietic Genesis of existence, held in Paris, France, August 2012. It good points the paintings of students in such various disciplines as biology, anthropology, pedagogy, and psychology who philosophically examine the cosmic origins of beingness.

Coverage during this moment half comprises: Communicative Virtues of A-T. Tymieniecka’s Phenomenology of existence, Intentionality of Time and Quantum – Phenomenological feel of area, attention of the Cosmos: A concept scan via Philosophy and technology Fiction, The Cosmos and physically existence on the earth Elucidated in the Historicity of Human lifestyles, Novel as direction - Mamardashvili's Lectures on Proust, and reviews on Max Scheler's concept and Philosophical Counseling.

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Palæography- Notes upon the History of Writing by Bernard Quaritch

By Bernard Quaritch

Palæography- Notes upon the heritage of Writing
Bernard Quaritch, German-born British bookseller and collector (1819-1899)

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- approximately This Book
- Foreword
- The Beginnings Of Writing
- Writing In Egypt 5000 B.c
- Writing In Chaldæa, 4000 B.c
- development Of The paintings, B.c. 2500-1500
- The Semitic Alphabet approximately 1700 B.c
- The Alphabet In ecu Greece, 800 B.c
- Writing In Italy From seven hundred To a hundred B.c
- Roman Writing
- Indian Writing approximately three hundred B.c
- Writing In principal Asia From three hundred B.c
- Oriental Letters After the start Of The Christian Era
- Spain And Gaul below The Romans
- effect Of The Bible Upon Writing
- Writing In Italy in the course of the First 5 Centuries Of The Christian Era
- The British Isles throughout the Roman Period
- The Goths And Germans
- Irish And British Writing
- beginning Of Mediæval Illumination
- Merowingian, Lombardic, Visigothic
- The Carolingian Renewal
- A evaluation on the perspective Of The 9th Century
- Byzantine Work
- The 10th Century
- Scandinavian Writing
- The Slavonic Alphabet
- The Labour Of Mediæval Scribes From The 9th Century Onwards
- The Illuminated Mss. Of the center Ages
- the executive Liturgical Books Distinguished
- The Fourteenth Century In Italy And Germany
- English paintings within the Fourteenth Century
- French paintings within the Fourteenth Century
- The 15th Century
- Illuminated Borders within the 15th Century
- finish Of The 15th Century
- comments at the topics Reproduced within the Plates

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Emmy Noether, die Noether-Schule und die moderne Algebra: by Koreuber

By Koreuber

Emmy Noether und die Mitglieder der Noether-Schule gestalteten wesentlich die kulturelle Bewegung der modernen Algebra, die in den 1920er Jahren die Vorstellungen über Mathematik veränderte und zu einem neuen Verständnis der Mathematik als Strukturwissenschaft führte. In interdisziplinär angelegten Studien verbindet die Autorin biografische Forschungen zu Noether und den Mitgliedern der Noether-Schule mit wissenschaftstheoretischen Untersuchungen mathematischer Texte sowie einer aus dem Konzept der dichten Beschreibung abgeleiteten examine wissenschaftlicher Schulenbildung: Die Entstehung mathematischen Wissens als soziokultureller Prozess wird sichtbar und auch einer mathematisch nicht ausgebildeten Leserschaft zugänglich. Zahlreiche information zum Ringen von Wissenschaftlerinnen um berufliche Anerkennung, zur Entstehung mathematischer Begriffe und Disziplinen sowie zum Leben und Wirken von Mathematiker/inne/n vermitteln ein Bild der Mathematik im ersten Drittel des 20. Jahrhunderts.

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Thinking about Science, Reflecting on Art: Bringing by Otávio Bueno,George Darby,Steven French,Dean Rickles

By Otávio Bueno,George Darby,Steven French,Dean Rickles

Thinking approximately technological know-how, Reflecting on artwork: Bringing Aesthetics and Philosophy of technological know-how Together is the 1st publication to systematically research the connection among the philosophy of technological know-how and aesthetics. With contributions from prime figures from either fields, this edited assortment engages with such questions as:

  • Does illustration functionality within the comparable means in technology and in art?
  • What very important features do clinical types proportion with literary fictions?
  • What is the variation among interpretation within the sciences and within the arts?
  • Can there be a technological know-how of aesthetics?
  • In what methods can aesthetics and philosophy of technological know-how be integrated?

Aiming to boost the interconnections among the philosophy of technological know-how and the philosophy of paintings extra largely and extra deeply than ever earlier than, this quantity not just explores medical illustration through comparability with fiction yet extends the scope of interplay to incorporate metaphysical and different questions round technique in mainstream philosophy of technology, together with the goals of technology, the characterisation of medical realizing, and the character of remark, in addition to drawing certain comparisons among particular examples in either paintings and the sciences.

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The North American Arithmetic, Part First, for Young by Frederick Emerson

By Frederick Emerson

The North American mathematics, half First, for younger rookies via Frederick Emerson.
This publication is a replica of the unique booklet released in 1844 and should have a few imperfections resembling marks or hand-written notes.

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Morris William Travers- A Lifetime of Achievement by Keith Kostecka

By Keith Kostecka

This booklet chronicles the extraordinary existence and accomplishments of Professor Morris William Travers. It covers his whole existence and showcases his accomplishments as a scientist, educator, administrator, industrialist and writer and encompasses: the heritage of his kin and his adolescence; his paintings in establishing Bristol collage; India and developing the Indian Institute of technology; his paintings in England from 1914 to 1937; and the accomplishments and affairs of his later years. furthermore, this booklet indicates the visionary nature and ideas of Professor Travers and his impeccable feel of honor and integrity in facing others.

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