Category: Nonfiction 2

Notable Natural Disasters (Magill's Choice) by Marlene Bradford

By Marlene Bradford

Medical and old overviews of 23 different types of traditional failures by way of a chronological survey of the a hundred worst or such a lot amazing failures in background, together with such contemporary occasions because the 2004 tsunami and storm Katrina. impressive usual mess ups combines in actual fact defined clinical suggestions with gripping narrative information about memorable failures. It specializes in occasions prompted, no less than partly, via uncontrollable forces of nature. So, even though human blunders performed a job in lots of iceberg collisions, ordinary stipulations have been truly a reason.

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Exploring Interpersonal Dynamics, Volume 4 (Research in by Pamela PerrewA©, Daniel C Ganster

By Pamela PerrewA©, Daniel C Ganster

This is often an annual examine sequence dedicated to the exam of occupational pressure, well-being and health, with specific emphasis at the multi-disciplinary nature of occupational tension. The rationale is to tug jointly a few of the streams of study from numerous disciplines to higher trap the numerous our bodies of labor in occupational tension and health. we offer a multidisciplinary and overseas viewpoint that offers a radical and demanding overview of matters in occupational tension and health. The topic for this quantity is: Exploring Interpersonal Dynamics. It covers - office Aggression and Violence opposed to participants and enterprises: explanations, results, and Interventions; The Radiating results of Intimate associate Violence on Occupational tension and health; The altering Nature of task pressure: possibility and assets; task features and studying habit: evaluation and mental Mechanisms; Organizational rigidity in the course of the Lens of Conservation of assets (COR) idea; The position of 'Happiness' in Organizational examine: earlier, current and destiny instructions; show principles and pressure in provider Jobs: what is equity received to do With It? pressure and health within the Context of Mentoring strategies: New views and instructions for destiny learn.

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Transitus Mariae: Beitrage Zur Koptischen Uberlieferung. Mit by Hans Forster

By Hans Forster

The dialogue in regards to the beginnings of Transitus-Mariae literature (apocryphal texts in regards to the existence and dying of the mum of Jesus) is marked by way of hypotheses. the 1st is marked by way of the heritage of dogma and sees this literature within the context of the advance of dogmatic doctrine, whereas the second one, substitute, procedure sees the origins of this literature within the zone of heterodoxy. a fraction of an evidently very historic Coptic textual content increases the query of no matter if the speculation from the heritage of dogma dates the genesis of this literature too past due, whereas even as wondering the speculation putting the origins of the literature within the quarter of heterodoxy.

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