Atmospheric Sulfur and Nitrogen Oxides. Eastern North by George M. Hidy

By George M. Hidy

Atmospheric Sulfur and Nitrogen Oxides offers a radical synthesis of the study on atmospheric sulfur and nitrogen oxide chemistry on geographically huge scales, with distinct emphasis at the tools and problems of creating source-receptor relationships. The booklet addresses the significance of long-range air delivery, the function of ozone and oxidant chemistry, and it examines analytical equipment and pollutant shipping versions. this article in particular covers

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Philo of Alexandria and Post-Aristotelian Philosophy by Francesca Alesse

By Francesca Alesse

The essays accumulated during this quantity specialise in the function performed by means of the philosophy of the Hellenistic, or post-Aristotelian age (from the college of the successors of Aristotle, Theophrastus and different Peripatetics, Epicurus, Sceptical Academy and Stoicism, to neo-Pythagorenism and the colleges of Antiochus and Eudorus) in Philo of Alexandria's works. regardless of many authoritative stories on Philo's imaginative and prescient of Greek philosophy as an exegetical instrument in allegorizing the Scripture, there's not any such complete evaluation in Philo's treatises that takes in account either the development completed within the fresh interpretation of Hellenistic philosophy and research of historic doxographical literature.

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The Diamond & the Star: An Exploration of Their Symbolic by John Warden

By John Warden

Describing using symbols in philosophy and faith, this book connects the Taoist image of the self—the diamond body—to the tetrahedron, to boot as to the 4 valences of the carbon molecule, the foundation of all lifestyles. Following those rules additional, the dialogue information the shut correspondence among the traditional knowledge of Lao Tsu and the symbolism of Jungian psychology—and additionally conjectures concerning the hazard of a extra image-oriented view of technological know-how.

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A Journey in the World of the Tantras by Mark S.G. Dyczkowki

By Mark S.G. Dyczkowki

A set of six articles and chapters written among 1986 and 2001, the current quantity is particularly a lot an account of the non-public and scholarly itinerary taken through Mark Dyczkowski, the undisputed grasp of Kubjika fabrics, and arguably the main unique and wide-ranging student of Hindu tantra of the current new release, if now not of all time. A semi-permanent resident of Varanasi for the previous thirty years, Dyczkowski is bicultural in a manner unrivalled by way of any dwelling western pupil of Indian religions, combining the sterling textualist education within the medieval tantras he obtained at Oxford less than Alexis Sanderson within the Seventies with a complete immersion within the residing traditions of Hinduism in Varanasi in India, and Kathmandu in Nepal

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Heidegger on East-West Dialogue: Anticipating the Event by Lin Ma

By Lin Ma

This publication lines a so much imprecise and but such a lot fascinating subject hid in Heidegger’s considering and paintings, which has hitherto no longer but been made the point of interest of an intensive and sustained research: that's, the emergence and process Heidegger’s curiosity in East Asian suggestion and of his mirrored image on East-West dialogue. Lin Ma covers such complicated concerns as Heidegger’s options on language, Being, expertise, the opposite starting, and the adventure in a foreign country, with the intention to their implications for East-West discussion. It unearths the importance of his comments at the early Greek’s disagreement with the Asiatic, and provides contextualized interpretations of his fleeting references to the subject of East-West discussion and of his come upon with the Daodejing. ultimately, it delves into "A discussion on language" and exposes the lines and tensions that accompany Heidegger’s extension of debate and an analogous, the 2 notions vital to his proposal, to the query of East-West discussion. after all, Lin Ma concludes that Heidegger’s primary issues and philosophical orientations as articulated by way of the historical past of Being and the opposite starting have constrained him from enticing extra heavily with the irresolvable and but enduring factor of East-West discussion.

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Deconstructing Barth: A Study of the Complementary Methods by Isolde Andrews

By Isolde Andrews

This unique and perceptive research attracts out the relevance of Jacques Derrida's considered deconstruction, différance and the reward for Karl Barth's Church Dogmatics. those are relatively vital for apprehending Barth's doctrine of salvation, that's the actual concentration of this ebook. Derrida's insights also are proven to light up the best way Barth speaks of advanced occasions comparable to revelation which can't be thematised through rational notion. this crucial interpretation of Karl Barth exhibits his affinity with postmodern idea. it will likely be of curiosity to people who are learning the connection among theology and postmodernism, quite the advanced borders among the thematisable and non-thematisable.

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Buddhist Insight by Alex Wayman

By Alex Wayman

The current quantity selects twenty-four of Prof. Wayman`s released learn papers round the subject of Buddhist perception, and contains simply powerful, good built papers in keeping with the subject. scholars of Buddhism and normal Indian faith will locate right here a wealthy delivering of actual study with the easiest of assets and Wayman`s personal considerate displays and unique association of the knowledge. The papers start with "Buddha as Savior" one of the most recent and finish with the earliest during this quantity, "Twenty one Praises of Tara.The Hindu and Buddhist stories illustrate Wayman`s comparative process by means of displaying each side of their robust independence, and sensitively revealing their relation.

here's a great paintings for which eminent students of chinese language Buddhism separated through 2000 miles of ocean collaborated for whole ten years in which the manuscript crossed the Atlantic 4 occasions. The authors target has been to supply a key for the coed with which to unencumber a closed door and which does serve to bare the riches of the nice Buddhist glossary in China. within the absence of a dictionary of chinese language Buddhist phrases it used to be small ask yourself that the interpretation of chinese language texts has made little development very important concept those are to the knowledge of Mahayana Buddhism specifically in its some distance jap improvement.

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The Language of the Moldovans by Matthew H. Ciscel

By Matthew H. Ciscel

Who're the Moldovans? The Language of the Moldovans explores this question from the viewpoint of debates in regards to the languages spoken by means of the folks of this ex-Soviet nation. finding language as a imperative aspect of either team spirit and clash within the region's contemporary heritage, the peculiarities of the Moldovans are illustrated by way of a survey of language attitudes, a chain of ethnographic interviews, and wide observations via the writer. the result's a picture of an rising country that's, right now, just like the studies of different ex-Soviet states and uniquely advanced. a lot of that complexity lies within the population's vast multilingualism and in uncertainty in regards to the Romanian-ness of the respectable language. This cross-discipline quantity is of serious curiosity to complex scholars and researchers of linguistics, political technology, and japanese eu experiences.

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Becoming Your Own Therapist by Lama Thubten Yeshe

By Lama Thubten Yeshe

This audiobook comprises either one of the very hot Lama Yeshe booklets, turning into your personal Therapist and Make Your brain an Ocean. those lectures discover the overall issues of Buddhism and the brain and are by means of question-and-answer periods that come with a desirable ancient trade among Lama and a gaggle of psychiatrists illuminating the diversities among Western and Buddhist innovations of psychological wellbeing and fitness.

Becoming your individual Therapist: those 3 public talks given through Lama Yeshe current the overall subject of Buddhism and every is through a full of life trade among Lama and the viewers. Lama consistently loved the supply and take of those exchanges and pretty well something went! whereas those talks have been classified lectures, Lama really sought after every one folks to take advantage of them as mirrors for our minds, to appear past the phrases and locate ourselves and during this means turn into our personal psychologists.

Make Your brain an Ocean: The talks given through Lama during this part discover the features of the brain. have been lunchtime lectures at Melbourne and Latrobe Universities and one was once a night lecture given to most people. might be of maximum curiosity is the lecture entitled "A Buddhist method of psychological disorder” during which Lama met with a gaggle of psychiatrists at Prince Henry's medical institution who have been extremely joyful to hear and query Lama and thereby show the variations among Western and Buddhist innovations of psychological future health.

The Lama Yeshe knowledge Archive (LYWA) is the accrued works of Lama Thubten Yeshe and Kyabje Lama Thubten Zopa Rinpoche. The Archive was once based in 1996 through Lama Zopa Rinpoche, the Archive’s religious director, to unfold the Dharma for the happiness and advantage of all beings in as many ways as attainable. stopover at us on-line at www.LamaYeshe.com.

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