Le College de Dormans-Beauvais a la Fin du Moyen Age: by Thierry Kouame

By Thierry Kouame

This quantity describes the area of Parisian scholars as exemplified by means of the Coll?ge de Dormans-Beauvais among 1370 and 1458. The prosopography of this establishment is predicated on an exam of hitherto unused records: the account books of the varsity. the 1st bankruptcy describes how this medieval starting place was once reworked by means of the center of the fifteenth century right into a educating establishment which foreshadowed the fashionable collage constitution. the 3 following chapters current a sociological research of this group, focusing on the historical past, education and careers of the blokes. the quantity additionally incorporates a first severe version of the statutes of the root, and biographies of the 357 fellows and six buyers of the school in this interval.

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My desk is my castle : exploring personalisation cultures by Adrian, Nadine; Danaher, Tim; Brandes, Uta; Dickel, Susanne;

By Adrian, Nadine; Danaher, Tim; Brandes, Uta; Dickel, Susanne; Erlhoff, Michael

The table is a spot of labor and of motion, however it additionally serves as a spot to express own issues and personal tastes. therefore it usually characterizes in methods a fabric and symbolic cohesion. The table isn't just very informative in itself, but in addition should always be studied and understood within the context of its cultural, gender-specific, and field-related atmosphere. the point of interest of this learn is a comparative research of using desks. Desks in insurance firms, banks, administrative experts, name facilities, and layout studios in twelve international locations on all continents have been studied. This booklet offers the consequences within the type of vast visible fabric, empirical analyses, and significant essays. The research was once performed through the Koln overseas tuition of layout (KISD) in collaboration with universities in Hong Kong; long island; Seoul; Taipei; Curitiba, Brazil; Pune, India; Auckland; Milan; and Fukuoka, Japan

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Proceedings of the International Conference on Greek by Nancy A. Winter

By Nancy A. Winter

A presentation of the papers from the foreign convention on Classical and Hellenistic Architectural Terracottas, held on the American university of Classical reviews at Athens, December, 1991. whereas the vast majority of the papers be aware of architectural terracottas from the Greek mainland, examples from websites at the Aegean islands, Asia Minor, present-day Albania, Sicily, and Italy are coated besides. The papers upload considerably to an realizing of the stylistic improvement of and nearby changes between Greek architectural terracottas, and, repeatedly, offer clearer reconstructions of another way ill-preserved Greek buildings.

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Jerusalem, Alexandria, Rome: Studies in Ancient Cultural by Florentino Garcia Martinez, Gerard P Luttikhuizen

By Florentino Garcia Martinez, Gerard P Luttikhuizen

The current quantity has been compiled via colleagues and associates as a tribute to Dr. A. Hilhorst, the Secretary of the magazine for the learn of Judaism, at the get together of his sixty fifth birthday. Its 23 contributions via popular overseas specialists, mirror some of the pursuits of the honouree, his method of the Classical and Semitic languages and literatures as forming a part of a continuum, and his consciousness to the interactions among different literary corpora.

Several contributions care for the interplay of the previous testomony with later Jewish, Gnostic, or Christian writings; others discover the impacts of Greek writings inside a Jewish context on the degrees of philology, of theological rules, of realia, or of effect of literary compositions. in addition, a couple of contributions facilities at the interplay of Greek reasons in Jewish and Christian literature, while in numerous others the point of interest is at the Martyrium literature or on early Christian texts.

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Cyberspace, Distance Learning, and Higher Education In by N'Dri Assie-Lumumba

By N'Dri Assie-Lumumba

Amidst the euphoria concerning the new frontiers of know-how occasionally perceived as a panacea for enlargement of upper schooling in constructing international locations, there's a have to examine chronic and new grounds of unequal chance for entry, studying, and the construction of information. This quantity addresses primary questions about the academic strategy equivalent to: using know-how in better schooling for a holistic academic approach for social improvement; the particular technological potential in Africa and percentages for digital better schooling; Cultural relevance of the curriculum and pedagogy; Pedagogy and gender in our on-line world schooling; Perils of externally-driven distance teaching programs in Africa and the hunt for possession in the direction of improvement; demanding situations and possibilities within the making of information society in an Asian context; ideas to advertise optimistic digital greater schooling in Africa and Asia. Readership: This e-book is inventive within the fields of schooling, know-how, communique, computing & details technology, political economic climate, foreign reports, improvement reviews, gender reviews, and indigenous wisdom platforms.

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Authenticating the Activities of Jesus (New Testament Tools by Bruce D Chilton

By Bruce D Chilton

This quantity reports the standards, assumptions, and techniques all in favour of severe Jesus study. Its goal is to explain the techniques essential to distinguish culture that stems from Jesus from culture and interpretation that stem from later tradents and evangelists. This booklet has additionally been released in paperback, please click on right here for info.

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The Interior Design Business Handbook: A Complete Guide to by Mary V. Knackstedt

By Mary V. Knackstedt

Hundreds of thousands of inside layout execs have come to depend upon the internal layout company instruction manual for entire, obtainable insurance of the fundamental approaches, instruments, and methods essential to deal with a winning inside layout company. The 5th version of this crucial source has been revised to deal with the most recent traits and adjustments within the box, with new and up-to-date fabric on company dimension and constitution, development a model, shopper improvement, social networking and online marketing, funds, procuring, expertise and software program courses, and different key areas.Complete with greater than seventy five pattern kinds and letters, this 5th version is a one-stop source for all facets of creating and operating an inside layout business—from determining a situation and coping with daily operations to turning out to be a enterprise and placing it up on the market. the entire recommendations and tactics within the e-book are rooted in real-world event and are used day-by-day in winning layout enterprises through the United States.Filled with useful details for solo practices and small businesses in addition to greater companies, this booklet is an vital source for professional pros in addition to inside designers who're in the beginning in their profession.

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Building Acoustics by Tor Erik Vigran

By Tor Erik Vigran

Building or architectural acoustics is taken during this e-book to hide all facets of sound and vibration in structures. The ebook covers room acoustics however the major emphasis is on sound insulation and sound absorption and the elemental facets of noise and vibration difficulties hooked up to provider gear and exterior resources. Measuring ideas attached to those fields also are introduced in. it's designed for complex point engineering reports and is usually worthwhile as a consultant for practitioners and acoustic experts who have to fulfil the calls for of creating laws.

It supplies emphasis to the acoustical functionality of structures as derived from the functionality of the weather comprising numerous constructions. for this reason, the actual elements of sound transmission and absorption have to be understood, and the main target is at the layout of components and buildings to supply excessive sound insulation and excessive soaking up strength. Examples are taken from all kinds of structures. The publication goals at giving an figuring out of the actual rules concerned and 3 chapters are accordingly dedicated to vibration phenomena and sound waves in fluids and strong media. Subjective elements hooked up to sound and sound notion is satisfactorily coated by means of different books; although, the bankruptcy on room acoustics comprises descriptions of measures that quantify the "acoustic caliber" of rooms for speech and music.

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The God Dagan in Bronze Age Syria (Culture and History of by Lluis Feliu, Watson Che

By Lluis Feliu, Watson Che

Topic of this publication is the god Dagan (biblical Dagon), the imperative deity of the center Euphrates sector. Lluis Feliu, rigorously analysing the resources from Ebla and Mari for the 3rd millennium, from Mari for the outdated Babylonian interval and from Emar and Ugarit for the center Babylonian interval, the following offers a meticulous diachronic survey of the divine topic. a last bankruptcy summarizes the implications in describing the nature of Dagan, his foundation and his zone of impact. Of specific curiosity to Assyriologists, to biblical students and to comparative religionists.

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Basics Interior Design: Retail Design by Lynne Mesher

By Lynne Mesher

  fundamentals inside layout: Retail layout is a finished consultant to making winning retail areas that supply an attractive spatial adventure to buyers. through its very nature, retail layout occupies a place on the leading edge of inside layout, continuously innovating itself to stick aggressive. This booklet discusses the retail house in terms of its atmosphere, and introduces equipment of manipulating house and items to create a thrilling advertisement inside. it's illustrated all through with up to the moment examples and case stories.

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