In† The Book, ¬†Alan Watts provides us with a much-needed answer to the problem of personal identity, distilling and adapting the Hindu philosophy of Vedanta. At the root of human conflict is our fundamental misunderstanding of who we are. The illusion that we are isolated beings, unconnected to the rest of the universe, has led us to view the ?outside?...
Publisher : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
published : 2011
Will empower readers to address abuse issues in their own lives and move them to understand the resulting deep emotional matrix that results from abuse and the incredible power of an individual?s ability to recover and embrace life.
Publisher : Easton Studio Press, LLC
published : 2011
Winner of the Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Poetry, Shane Book¬ís collection, Ceiling of Sticks, is a powerful and unflinching sort of documentary poetics. It bears elegiac witness to the effects of global politics on individual lives. Book¬ís poems carry us to Uganda, Ghana, Mali, Trinidad, and Canada¬ís west coast; from a religious sacrifice...
Publisher : University of Nebraska Press
published : 2010
Tracing the history of the book throughout the world from ancient times to the present day, this reference draws on the widely acclaimed Oxford Companion to the Book. It contains 51 articles from the Companion plus 3 new articles in one affordable volume. This is a treasure-trove for anyone wanting to learn more about the history of the book.
Publisher : OUP Oxford
published : 2013
Formal Language Theory: Perspectives and Open Problems focuses on the trends and major open problems on the formal language theory. The selection first ponders on the methods for specifying families of formal languages, open problems about regular languages, and generators of cones and cylinders. Discussions focus on cylinders of algebraic languages,...
Publisher : Elsevier Science
published : 2014
At once original, strange, funny, and unnerving, Shane Book?s Congotronic takes the reader into unstable territory, where multiple layers of voice, diction, and music collide. Some of these poems have the sparse directness of a kind of bleak prayer; others mingle the earthbound rhythms of hip-hop with the will-to-transcendence of high Romanticism....
Publisher : University of Iowa Press
published : 2014
The Instant #1 New York Times and USA Today Bestseller Three bodies in a beautiful and luxurious bedroom. Billy Harney was born to be a cop. The son of Chicago's chief of detectives, whose twin sister is also on the force, Billy plays it by the book. Alongside Detective Kate Fenton, Billy's tempestuous, adrenaline-junkie partner, there's nothing...
Publisher : Little, Brown and Company
published : 2017
The zen mind is the beginner¬ís mind, which sees everything as if for the first time. It is in this zen mind that realization comes. People sit for many years in meditation to find that suddenly in hearing something again for the first time, they¬íre lifted to a state of understanding that¬ís far beyond anything they¬íve ever experienced....
Publisher : Hay House
published : 2005
Written to save careers one voice at a time through scientifically proven methods and advice, this resource teaches people how to protect and improve one of their most valuable assets: their speaking voice.¬†Simple explanations of vocal anatomy and up-to-date instruction for vocal injury prevention are accompanied by illustrations, photographs, and...
Publisher : Chicago Review Press
published : 2009