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Readings in Classical Chinese Philosophy by P. J. Ivanhoe, Bryan W. Van Norden

| February 22, 2017 | admin | 0

By P. J. Ivanhoe, Bryan W. Van Norden

Lengthy over due, this anthology collects in a single quantity new translations of a few of the significant works by way of significant early chinese language philosophers-Kongzi (Confucius), Mozi, Mengzi (Mencius), Laozi, Zhuangzi, Xunzi, and Han Feizi. The e-book deals an outstanding and balanced choice of texts in readable translations that replicate the very most recent in tremendous scholarship.

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Les nouveaux cons : Cuvée prestige by Etienne Liebig

| February 22, 2017 | admin | 0

By Etienne Liebig

Le conservateur, le petit con, le con illuminé : l. a. sociologie des cons est une technological know-how aussi vieille que l'humanité ! Les cons se renouvellent à chaque génération, comme le virus de los angeles grippe et les nuages de sauterelles. Toujours là, mais différents, ils contaminent tous les milieux. Bobos, profs, retraités, syndicalistes, militants de droite et de gauche, féministes. artistes, psychanalystes, jeunes de quartier, personne n'est épargné. Grand connaisseur de los angeles query et nouveau con lui-même, Etienne Liebig espère avoir été suffisamment intolérant et injuste pour se faire plein d'ennemis !

Biographie de l'auteur
Educateur spécialisé auprès des youngsters, Etienne Liebig est aussi critique pour le journal Zélium, chroniqueur aux Grandes Gueules sur RMC et auteur de nombreux ouvrages.

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On Language: The Diversity of Human Language-Structure and by Wilhelm Freiherr von Humboldt, Peter Heath, Hans Aarsleff

| February 22, 2017 | admin | 0

By Wilhelm Freiherr von Humboldt, Peter Heath, Hans Aarsleff

This is often a wholly new translation of 1 of the basic works within the improvement of the learn of language. released in 1836, it shaped the overall creation to Wilhelm von Humboldt's three-volume treatise at the Kawi language of Java. it's the ultimate assertion of his lifelong learn of the character of language, and provides a survey of a superb many languages, exploring ways that their numerous grammatical buildings lead them to roughly appropriate as autos of notion and cultural improvement. Empirically wide-ranging - von Humboldt is going a long way past the Indo-European family members of languages - it is still the most fascinating and demanding makes an attempt to attract philosophical conclusions from comparative linguistics.

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Tales Of Dark Skinned Women: Race, Gender And Global Culture by Gargi Bhattacharyya

| February 22, 2017 | admin | 0

By Gargi Bhattacharyya

Exploring the way in which race and gender are portrayed in pop culture, this article specializes in the illustration of black girls. It includes a dialogue of the politics of illustration in Britain and North the United States, and the shift from adverse stereotypes to optimistic pictures to postmodern knowingness. the writer can pay specific realization to the succeed in of assorted race/gender literacies, such a lot significantly the influence of North American racial discourse on British conceptions of Asian and Afro-Caribbean femininity.

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