PreColumbian Textiles in the Ethnological Museum in Berlin by Lena Bjerregaard

By Lena Bjerregaard

The Ethnological Museum in Berlin, Germany, homes Europe’s biggest choice of PreColumbian textiles—around 9000 well-preserved examples. Lena Bjerregaard, editor and compiler of this quantity, used to be the conservator for those fabrics from 2000 to 2014, and he or she labored with many foreign researchers to investigate and publicize the gathering. This publication contains seven in their essays concerning the museum’s holdings – via Bea Hoffmann, Ann Peters, Susan Bergh, Lena Bjerregaard, Jane Feltham, Katalin Nagy, and Gary Urton. The book’s moment half is a 177-page catalogue, prepared by means of sessions and types, of 273 chosen goods that symbolize the gathering as absolutely as attainable, with greater than 380 pictures. kinds or cultures comprise Paracas, Nasca, Lambayeque/Sican, Ychsma, Chavin, Siguas, Tiwanaku, Wari, Chimu, primary Coast, Chancay, South Coast, Inca, and Colonial. goods comprise tunics, garments, tapestry, hats, belts, headbands, samplers, borders, and khipus. fabrics comprise camelid fibers, feathers, hair, cotton, reed, straw, and different plant fibers.

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Revise Philosophy for AS Level by Michael Lacewing

By Michael Lacewing

Revise Philosophy for AS Level is the definitive revision advisor for college kids of the complex Subsidiary point syllabus. Following the AQA syllabus, it is helping scholars revise utilizing previous examination questions, examiner's experiences, and pointers on revision for the exam. additionally integrated are a helpful glossary and annotated extra analyzing. It covers all 3 devices of the AS point syllabus:

  • Unit 1: concept of Knowledge
  • Unit 2: ethical Philosophy and Philosophy of Religion
  • Unit three: Texts.

The 4 set texts are mentioned: Plato's The Republic, Descartes' Meditations, Marx and Engels’ The German Ideology and Sartre’s Existentialism and Humanism.

Essential examining for all scholars of AS point Philosophy, it truly is a terrific spouse to the textbook Philosophy for AS and A2, additionally released by means of Routledge.

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Essays on the Characteristics by John Brown

By John Brown

This ebook used to be initially released sooner than 1923, and represents a replica of a huge historic paintings, conserving an identical structure because the unique paintings. whereas a few publishers have opted to follow OCR (optical personality popularity) know-how to the method, we think this ends up in sub-optimal effects (frequent typographical error, unusual characters and complicated formatting) and doesn't correctly safeguard the ancient personality of the unique artifact. We think this paintings is culturally very important in its unique archival shape. whereas we try to accurately fresh and digitally increase the unique paintings, there are sometimes circumstances the place imperfections equivalent to blurred or lacking pages, terrible photographs or errant marks can have been brought as a result of both the standard of the unique paintings or the scanning strategy itself. regardless of those occasional imperfections, we've introduced it again into print as a part of our ongoing international e-book maintenance dedication, offering consumers with entry to the very best ancient reprints. We relish your knowing of those occasional imperfections, and clearly desire you take pleasure in seeing the ebook in a layout as shut as attainable to that meant through the unique writer.

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Gramsci: Pre-Prison Writings by Antonio Gramsci, Richard Bellamy, Virginia Cox

By Antonio Gramsci, Richard Bellamy, Virginia Cox

This selection of Gramsci's pre-prison writings, newly translated and together with a few items now not formerly on hand in English, covers the total gamut of his journalistic task, from normal cultural feedback to commentaries on neighborhood, nationwide and overseas occasions. it will likely be of curiosity to a extensive diversity of students and scholars fascinated by the historical past of political, social and cultural suggestion within the 20th century.

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