Category: ENCYCLOPEDIA

McGraw-Hill Education SAT 2020 by Christopher Black

McGraw-Hill Education SAT 2020 by Christopher Black Ace the SAT with this essential study guide packed with skill-building techniques, practice tests, and interactive features With more than 125 years of experience in education, McGraw-Hill is the name you trust to deliver results. Filled with targeted instructions and abundant practice tests, MGH’s SAT 2020 will boost

Natural Wonders of the World

Natural Wonders of the World Discover Earth’s most beautiful and fascinating natural landmarks. From the spectacular granite domes of Yosemite to the reefs of the Bahama Banks and the ice sheets of the Antarctic, this is an unparalleled survey of the world’s natural treasures. From the Rocky Mountains to the Great barrier Reef and everything

Higher-Order Evidence: New Essays

Higher-Order Evidence: New Essays pdf book   We often have reason to doubt our own ability to form rational beliefs, or to doubt that some particular belief of ours is rational. Perhaps we learn that a trusted friend disagrees with us about what our shared evidence supports. Or perhaps we learn that our beliefs have

The Man Who Played with Fire

The Man Who Played with Fire: Stieg Larsson’s Lost Files and the Hunt for an Assassin When Stieg Larsson died, the author of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo had been working on a true mystery that out-twisted his Millennium novels: the assassination on February 28, 1986, of Olof Palme, the Swedish prime minister. It was the

Who Wants What?: Redistribution Preferences in Comparative Perspective

Who Wants What?: Redistribution Preferences in Comparative Perspective Why do some people support redistributive policies such as a generous welfare state, social policy or protections for the poor, and others do not? The (often implicit) model behind much of comparative politics and political economy starts with redistribution preferences. These affect how individuals behave politically and

Register, Genre, and Style (Cambridge Textbooks in Linguistics) 2nd Edition

Register, Genre, and Style (Cambridge Textbooks in Linguistics) 2nd Edition A fully updated and expanded second edition of this flagship work, which introduces methodological techniques to carry out analyses of text varieties, and provides descriptions of the most important text varieties in English. Part I introduces an analytical framework for studying registers, genre conventions, and styles,

Ecoprecarity: Vulnerable Lives in Literature and Culture

Ecoprecarity: Vulnerable Lives in Literature and Culture Ecoprecarity: Vulnerable Lives in Literature and Culture presents an examination of ecoprecarity – the precarious lives that humans lead in the process and event of ecological disaster, and the increasing precarious state of the environment itself as a result of human interventions – in contemporary literary-cultural texts. It studies the representation of ‘invasion