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Vessels of Power: the Dialectical Symbolism of Power in Yoruba Religion and Polity - Part Two
Part Two of Master's thesis in Anthropology at the University of Chicago, award the Roy D. Albert Prize for Excellence in the Study of Anthropology. Concerns the history of vessels and metaphors of containment and "mounting" ...
Orthopedic Clinical Examination
Orthopedic Clinical Examination With Web Resource provides readers with fundamental knowledge for developing proficiency at performing orthopedic evaluations and diagnosing conditions.
Global Value Chains and International Development: Framework, Findings and Policies [published in Chinese]
The nine chapters in this book, which are all authored or co-authored by Gary Gereffi, bring together many of the most important academic contributions to the global value chains (GVC) literature, which also have had considerable ...
New World Gold Cultural Anxiety and Monetary Disorder in Early Modern Spain
Elvira Vilches examines economic treatises, stories of travel and conquest, moralist writings, fiction, poetry, and drama to reveal that New World gold ultimately became a problematic source of power that destabilized Spain’s ...
Transgressive Women in Modern Russian and East European Cultures From the Bad to the Blasphemous
Investigating the genesis of the prosecuted "crimes" and implied sins of the female performing group Pussy Riot, the most famous Russian feminist collective to date, the essays in Transgressive Women in Modern ...
Mavo: Japanese Artists and the Avant-Garde, 1905-1931
© 2002 Gennifer Weisenfeld. Images and other third-party content in this book are used by permission, used under the doctrine of fair use, or are in the public domain. Except for that content, this book is licensed for reuse ...
Scorecard Diplomacy Grading States to Influence their Reputation and Behavior
All of this is gathered together in a format that walks the reader through the mechanisms of scorecard diplomacy, including an assessment of the outcomes.
Exterior Differential Systems and Euler-Lagrange Partial Differential Equations
We use methods from exterior differential systems (EDS) to develop a geometric theory of scalar, first-order Lagrangian functionals and their associated Euler-Lagrange PDEs, subject to contact transformations. The first ...
Energy & Development (Global Energy Access Network Case Studies)
The present volume represents the culmination of one of the Global Energy Access Network's central initiatives in our inaugural 2016-17 year. We observed that many of our student members had previously worked in areas of ...