By Wolf-Armin Freiherr von Reitzenstein
konzentriert sich diese Ausgabe auf die altbayerischen Regierungsbezirke, die nunmehr nicht nur mit Städten und Märkten vertreten sind, sondern mit sämtlichen sonstigen Gemeinden. Dadurch wird die ganze Vielfalt der altbayerischen Ortsnamen erfasst. Alle Erläuterungen sind auf dem neuesten Stand der Forschung und bieten gegenüber den Vorauflagen vertiefte Belege sowie neue Datierungen. Wer selbst weiterforschen will, der findet in den Quellen- und Literaturverzeichnissen einen zuverlässigen Leitfaden. Karten erleichtern die Orientierung.
By Johannes Lehmann
Johannes Assirvadam Lehmann – als Sohn eines Missionars im Südindischen Madras geboren – schildert das Leben und die Lehre des Gotama Buddha vor dem Hintergrund seiner Zeit. Er führt den Leser in das indische Denken ein, erklärt die dafür charakteristischen Vorstellungen wie Wiedergeburt, Karma und Mâyâ und beschreibt die Weiterentwicklung des Buddhismus nach dem Tode des Erhabenen zum Mahajânâ-, Zen- und Tantrajânâ-Buddhismus. Schließlich untersucht der Autor auch, welche Auswirkungen der Buddhismus auf das Christentum, die griechische Philosophie und die Philosophie der Neuzeit hatte.
Der Anhang enthält ein Literaturverzeichnis und ein Glossar der wichtigsten Begriffe des Buddhismus.
(Dieser textual content bezieht sich auf eine frühere Ausgabe.)
By Josué M. González
"With articles on Spanglish and Spanish personal loan phrases in English in addition to Southeast Asian refugees and international Englishes, this encyclopedia has a extensive scope that might make it worthy in educational and big public libraries serving these thinking about educating and studying in a number of languages. additionally on hand as an ebook."
The least difficult definition of bilingual schooling is using languages within the instructing of curriculum content material in K–12 colleges. there's a big distinction to bear in mind among bilingual schooling and the research of international languages as college topics: In bilingual schooling, languages are used for guideline, and the aim is educational luck in and during the 2 languages. the conventional version of foreign-language learn areas the emphasis at the acquisition of the languages themselves.
The box of bilingual schooling is dynamic or even arguable. the 2 volumes of this finished, first-stop reference paintings acquire and synthesize the data base that has been good researched and accredited within the usa and in another country whereas additionally being attentive to how this subject impacts colleges, learn facilities, legislative our bodies, advocacy corporations, and households. The Encyclopedia of Bilingual Education is embedded in numerous disciplines, together with utilized linguistics, politics, civil rights, historic occasions, and naturally, school room guide. This paintings is a compendium of data on bilingual schooling and similar issues within the usa with opt for overseas participants offering worldwide perception onto the field.
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- Documents the background of bilingual schooling within the final 1/2 the 20 th century and summarizes its roots in previous classes
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· kin, group, and Society
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The Encyclopedia of Bilingual Education is a precious source if you happen to desire to comprehend the polemics linked to this box in addition to its technical information. it will be a great addition to any educational library.
By Saul Goodman,Roland Kohloff,Gary Werdesheim
By Chuck Wills
Beginning within the Stone Age, The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Weaponry travels during the Bronze Age to our trendy, displaying the instruments people have used to protect themselves everywhere in the globe. There’s the japanese tanto, or dagger, that have develop into pointed out with gangs often called yakuza. There’s the flaming arrow used whilst Swiss and Austrian forces clashed within the 14th century. And there’s the revolver that Samuel Colt made sensible for either army and civilian use in Hartford, Connecticut.
The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Weaponry can help readers larger comprehend how and why the battles of background have been fought.
By Harry Henderson
By Pamela Matson,William C. Clark,Krister Andersson
Sustainability is a world significant and a systematic problem like no different. This concise advisor presents scholars and practitioners with a strategic framework for linking wisdom with motion within the pursuit of sustainable improvement, and serves as a useful better half to extra narrowly centred classes facing sustainability specifically sectors reminiscent of power, foodstuff, water, and housing, or particularly areas of the world.
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The excellent textbook for undergraduate and graduate scholars and a useful source for a person operating during this fast-growing box, Pursuing Sustainability additionally gains case experiences, a thesaurus, and proposals for extra reading.
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By Julie McDowell
Ligaments and lymphatic fluid. the center and the hormone regulatory process. The breathing and reproductive structures. The human physique contains a myriad of interesting, advanced, and effective structures, lots of which function continually with no our wisdom or awareness—that is, until eventually we turn into sick or injured.
This encyclopedia offers a concise but complete advent to every of the platforms of the human physique, exploring all eleven organ platforms of the human physique: the circulatory, digestive, endocrine, integumentary, lymphatic, muscular, worried, reproductive, breathing, skeletal, and urinary platforms. every one bankruptcy comprises specific descriptions of vital physiological techniques, telephone and tissue kinds, in addition to the organs and their roles in the higher process. detailed awareness can be given to the ways that those platforms engage. Written in obtainable prose, this article is an easy-to-understand reference for lay readers of any age and a terrific source for any highschool well-being curriculum.
By F. Rothenbacher
By JEAN-YVES LACOSTE
Hailed as a "masterpiece of scholarship," this reference paintings can be of significant curiosity and use for students, scholars of faith and theology in addition to normal readers.