Coming Home to Sicily

Titre : Coming Home to Sicily
Auteur : Fabrizia Lanza
Éditeur : Sterling Publishing (NY)
ISBN-13 : 1402787839
Libération : 2012

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"Case Vecchie is a place where life is lived and food is prepared the same way it has been for centuries. This is the world that Fabrizia Lanza will introduce. The book, beautifull written with former Gourmet magazine editor Kate Winslow, tells Fabrizia's story of coming home from north Italy to run the estate and continue on with the cooking school that her mother created. Fabrizia's stories are about the seasonal harvests and those who are in charge of the vineyards, the land, and the animals on the estate. Scattered throughout the book are more than 120 recipes using all this bounty. Beautiful full- color photography by Guy Ambrosino bring the story to life.,"--

Old and New London

Titre : Old and New London
Auteur : Walter Thornbury
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : OCLC:747740499
Libération : 2010

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Walter Thornbury A été écrit sous une forme ou une autre pendant la plus grande partie de sa vie. Vous pouvez trouver autant d'inspiration de Old and New London Aussi informatif et amusant. Cliquez sur le bouton TÉLÉCHARGER ou Lire en ligne pour obtenir gratuitement le livre de titre $ gratuitement.

Lacan on Love

Titre : Lacan on Love
Auteur : Bruce Fink
Éditeur : John Wiley & Sons
ISBN-13 : 9781509500536
Libération : 2015-12-09

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Quintessentially fascinating, love intrigues and perplexes us, and drives much of what we do in life. As wary as we may be of its illusions and disappointments, many of us fall blindly into its traps and become ensnared time and again. Deliriously mad excitement turns to disenchantment, if not deadening repetition, and we wonder how we shall ever break out of this vicious cycle. Can psychoanalysis – with ample assistance from philosophers, poets, novelists, and songwriters – give us a new perspective on the wellsprings and course of love? Can it help us fathom how and why we are often looking for love in all the wrong places, and are fundamentally confused about “what love really is”? In this lively and wide-ranging exploration of love throughout the ages, Fink argues that it can. Taking within his compass a vast array of traditions – from Antiquity to the courtly love poets, Christian love, and Romanticism – and providing an in-depth examination of Freud and Lacan on love and libido, Fink unpacks Lacan’s paradoxical claim that “love is giving what you don’t have.” He shows how the emptiness or lack we feel within ourselves gets covered over or entwined in love, and how it is possible and indeed vital to give something to another that we feel we ourselves don’t have. This first-ever commentary on Lacan’s Seminar VIII, Transference, provides readers with a clear and systematic introduction to Lacan’s views on love. It will be of great value to students and scholars of psychology and of the humanities generally, and to analysts of all persuasions.

The Clone Assassin

Titre : The Clone Assassin
Auteur : Steve L Kent
Éditeur : Penguin
ISBN-13 : 9780425264492
Libération : 2013

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With Wayson Harris missing and their most deadly enemies on the loose, the remaining officers of the Enlisted Man's Empire must uncover a plot to overthrow their government while preparing for war. Original. 15,000 first printing.

Algebraic theory of lattices

Titre : Algebraic theory of lattices
Auteur : Peter Crawley
Éditeur : Prentice Hall
ISBN-13 : UOM:39015040389127
Libération : 1973

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Peter Crawley A été écrit sous une forme ou une autre pendant la plus grande partie de sa vie. Vous pouvez trouver autant d'inspiration de Algebraic theory of lattices Aussi informatif et amusant. Cliquez sur le bouton TÉLÉCHARGER ou Lire en ligne pour obtenir gratuitement le livre de titre $ gratuitement.

Becoming Beside Ourselves

Titre : Becoming Beside Ourselves
Auteur : Brian Rotman
Éditeur : Duke University Press
ISBN-13 : 0822342006
Libération : 2008-07-16

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DIVTheoretical study of the relationship between technoscience and the human body that examines the ways in which bodies and machines "speak" not just through language but also through gesture, numbers, and other non-alphabetic systems of expressio/div

Barbed Wire

Titre : Barbed Wire
Auteur : Reviel Netz
Éditeur : Wesleyan University Press
ISBN-13 : 9780819570765
Libération : 2010-03-01

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In this original and controversial book, historian and philosopher Reviel Netz explores the development of a controlling and pain-inducing technology—barbed wire. Surveying its development from 1874 to 1954, Netz describes its use to control cattle during the colonization of the American West and to control people in Nazi concentration camps and the Russian Gulag. Physical control over space was no longer symbolic after 1874. This is a history told from the perspective of its victims. With vivid examples of the interconnectedness of humans, animals, and the environment, this dramatic account of barbed wire presents modern history through the lens of motion being prevented. Drawing together the history of humans and animals, Netz delivers a compelling new perspective on the issues of colonialism, capitalism, warfare, globalization, violence, and suffering. Theoretically sophisticated but written with a broad readership in mind, Barbed Wire calls for nothing less than a reconsideration of modernity.

Not Quite Shamans

Titre : Not Quite Shamans
Auteur : Morten Axel Pedersen
Éditeur : Cornell University Press
ISBN-13 : 9780801461415
Libération : 2011-02-23

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The forms of contemporary society and politics are often understood to be diametrically opposed to any expression of the supernatural; what happens when those forms are themselves regarded as manifestations of spirits and other occult phenomena? In Not Quite Shamans, Morten Axel Pedersen explores how the Darhad people of Northern Mongolia's remote Shishged Valley have understood and responded to the disruptive transition to postsocialism by engaging with shamanic beliefs and practices associated with the past. For much of the twentieth century, Mongolia’s communist rulers attempted to eradicate shamanism and the shamans who once served as spiritual guides and community leaders. With the transition from a collectivized economy and a one-party state to a global capitalist market and liberal democracy in the 1990s, the people of the Shishged were plunged into a new and harsh world that seemed beyond their control. “Not-quite-shamans”—young, unemployed men whose undirected energies erupted in unpredictable, frightening bouts of violence and drunkenness that seemed occult in their excess— became a serious threat to the fabric of community life. Drawing on long-term fieldwork in Northern Mongolia, Pedersen details how, for many Darhads, the postsocialist state itself has become shamanic in nature. In the ideal version of traditional Darhad shamanism, shamans can control when and for what purpose their souls travel, whether to other bodies, landscapes, or worlds. Conversely, caught between uncontrollable spiritual powers and an excessive display of physical force, the “not-quite-shamans” embody the chaotic forms—the free market, neoliberal reform, and government corruption—that have created such upheaval in peoples’ lives. As an experimental ethnography of recent political and economic transformations in Mongolia through the defamiliarizing prism of shamans and their lack, Not Quite Shamans is an attempt to write about as well as theorize postsocialism, and shamanism, in a new way.

People of the River

Titre : People of the River
Auteur : W. Michael Gear
Éditeur : Macmillan
ISBN-13 : 9781466817821
Libération : 2009-12-01

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People of the River is a gripping new saga of pre-historic America that takes us to the Mississippi Valley and the tribe known as the Mound builders. It is a time of troubles. In Cahokia, the corn crop is failing again and a warchief—and the warrior woman he may never possess—are disgusted by their Chief's lust for tribute. Now even the gods have turned their faces, closing the underworld to the seers. If the gods have abandoned the people, there is no hope—unless it comes in the form of a young girl who is learning to Dream of Power. A masterful story of North America's Forgotten Past by New York Times and USA Today bestselling authors W. Michael Gear and Kathleen O'Neal Gear. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.