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Modern Tactics in the Moral Domain: Smart Weapons and the ...

This monograph discusses offensive indirect fire tactics and their relationship to extreme fear responses. It examines the nature and causes of a specific, immediate, and debilitating fear response called the Combat Stress Reaction CSR. Observations about how and why CSR occurs are based on U.S., Israeli, and Soviet sponsored psychological research reported in Section I of the monograph.

Sketches of Natural History of Ceylon ...

otherwise have been retained, as by the exclusion of anecdotes calculated to illustrate the habits and instincts of the animals described. [Footnote 1: _Ceylon: An Account of the Island, Physical, Historical, and Typographical; with Notices of its Natural History, Antiquities, and Productions._ By Sir JAMES EMERSON TENNENT, K.C.S., LL.D., &c.

Aulus Gellius: On Historical and Descriptive Linguistics

voted to the subject of descriptive and historical linguistics. Gellius'' interest in linguistics is shown early (2. 21) when he tells of a group of Greek and Roman scholars, of which he was a member, passing the time on a night boat trip from Aegina to the Piraeus discussing the origin and meaning of the word septentriones. While much of Gel-

Wigtown and Whithorn : historical and descritptive ...

 · Wigtown and Whithorn : historical and descritptive sketches, stories and anecdotes, illustrative of the racy wit & pawky humor of the district Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Share to Twitter. ... FULL TEXT download. download 1 file ...

Historical and descriptive anecdotes of steam-engines, and ...

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HIST-UA 9127L01 A History of London

Avoid factual snippets or anecdotes which distract from the central purpose of the paper. 3. An awareness of the broader historical context of the topic. A good paper or presentation should be based on a sense of the historical context of the topic it deals with, and of the historical debates and research that have contributed to our ...

Blood Supply and Anatomy of the Upper Abdominal Organs ...

Both parts contain historical surveys, historical anecdotes, and references to recent pertinent literature. The text is occasionally repetitious, and the first portion …

The Texas Folklore Society: Volume 3, 1971-2000

Book containing information about the publishing history of the Texas Folklore Society, as well as anecdotes about the gatherings of the Society, information about past presidents of the Society, and Society by-laws. The index begins on page 219.

AHEYM Project | Archives of Traditional Music

Shlomo Kroch (right) and Shaun Williams The Archives of Historical and Ethnographic Yiddish Memories (AHEYM — the acronym means "homeward" in Yiddish) is a linguistic and oral history project that includes Yiddish language interviews with approximately 350 people, most of whom were born between the 1900s and the 1930s, conducted in Ukraine, Moldova, Romania, Hungary, and Slovakia. …

A descriptive and historical gazetteer of the counties of ...

A descriptive and historical gazetteer of the counties of Fife, Kinross and Clackmannan, with anecdotes, narratives and graphic sketches, moral, political, commercial and agricultural.

Historical anecdotes of fishing pressure: Misconstrued ...

 · Full texts of the historical anecdotes presented in this paper, as well as some contextual information can be found in Heuvelmans and Harrison . Volume 22, Issue 1 January 2021

Historical memoirs of the Irish bards [electronic resource ...

Walker, Joseph C. 1786, Historical memoirs of the Irish bards [electronic resource] : Interspersed with anecdotes of, and occasional observations on, the music of Ireland. Also, an historical and descriptive account of the musical instruments of the ancient Irish.

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Provides full text of John F. Watson''s A Collection of Memoirs, Anecdotes, and Incidents of the City and its Inhabitants and of the Earliest Settlements of the Inland Part of Pennsylvania from the Days of the Founders: Intended to Preserve the Recollections of Olden Time, and to Exhibit Society in its Changes of Manners and Customs, and the ...

The Effect of Buzz Group Technique and Clustering ...

Genre is kind of text which is describes the general of the text. There are some kinds of reading text such as: narrative, recount, procedure, report, descriptive, spoof, anecdote, etc. The effectiveness of writing genre can be formed two three ways, they are: knowing the purpose of the writing, the good arrangement of text element, and

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 · In recognition of the centennial of the College of Information Studies at Drexel University (Pennsylvania), the history of the school is reviewed by a former dean, with reference to anecdotes and exemplary events. Drexel opened in 1891 and began its library science training program the following year. The founding years through 1921 were followed by a period of professional training in a ...

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student''s text and a teacher''s manual, for a new descriptive statistics cur-riculum unit for the mathematics curriculum of the first two years in the junior college of commerce or the business high school in Taiwan and to investigate the appropriateness and effectiveness of the curriculum unit and the difficulties in teaching and learning the unit.

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This paper reports on some of the theories and methods that could characterize historical study in the field of educational technology. After a discussion of the importance of historical study, it provides background about the problems facing the uses of different historical methods in the study of educational technology. Difficulties arise when large numbers of members of the field believe ...

The new Suffolk garland; a miscellany of anecdotes ...

The new Suffolk garland; a miscellany of anecdotes, romantic ballads, descriptive poems and songs, historical and biographical notices, and statistical returns relating to the county of Suffolk; Item Preview

National assessment of shoreline change: historical change ...

To meet these national needs, the U.S. Geological Survey is conducting an analysis of historical shoreline changes along the open-ocean sandy shores of the conterminous United States and parts of Hawaii, Alaska, and the Great Lakes. One purpose of this work is to develop standard, repeatable methods for mapping and analyzing shoreline change so ...

Travels through Spain : with a view to illustrate the ...

Get this from a library! Travels through Spain : with a view to illustrate the natural history and physical geography of that Kingdom, in a series of letters. Including the most interesting Subjects contained in the Memoirs of Don Guillermo Bowles, and other Spanish writers, interspersed with historical anecdotes. Adorned with copper-plates and a new map of Spain.

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Sketches from Nipal, historical and descriptive, with ...

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and anecdotes from literary sources.1 This paper will ...

and anecdotes from literary sources.1 This paper will question (I) the use of comparative material from modern primitive societies as ''evidence'' for Greece and Rome, and (II) the value of anecdotes for elucidating ancient demographic structure and population policies.

An Inquiry into the Challenges of Literary Translation to ...

Reiss and Hönig largely addressed the text-specific features of a wide variety of texts and analysis in translation, and with the emergence of the language performance theory, a new chapter with an approach to the language function in translation. Beginning with the 1970s, more attention was paid to the target text in descriptive

History of Marion and Clinton Counties, Illinois: With ...

History of Marion and Clinton Counties, Illinois: With Illustrations Descriptive of the Scenery, and Biographical Sketches of Some of the Prominent Men and Pioneers. History of Marion and Clinton Counties, Illinois. : Brink, McDonough & Company, 1881 - Clinton County (Ill.) - 292 pages. 0 Reviews.

The nature of genius (Chapter 1)

These contributions consist of writings which rely on common-sense, historical anecdotes, and descriptive passages extolling the wonders of genius. Thus ''genius'' is depicted as the possessor of a mystical gift that cannot be explained by the ordinary laws of human nature – a conclusion that would immediately make impossible the ...

Archival Resources in Wisconsin: Descriptive Finding Aids

Of unusual interest because of the identities of the writers are a letter (1872) by Mrs. James K. Polk, two (1872) by Polk''s niece Jane C. (Mrs. I.N.) Barnett, and two (1874) by Angelina Grimke Weld, all pertaining to family history. Many writers related anecdotes and traditions on assorted topics: Sally Newriver''s sense of humor and practical ...

Chinese Buddhism: a volume of sketches, historical ...

Chinese Buddhism: a volume of sketches, historical, descriptive, and critical. By Joseph Edkins.

Internet History Sourcebooks Project

 · Internet Islamic History Sourcebook. Editor: Paul Halsall This page is a subset of texts derived from the three major online Sourcebooks. listed below, along with added texts and web site indicators.. For more contextual information, for instance about Western imperialism, or the history of a given period, check out these web sites.

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Download full text Kassebaum, Peter – 1986 Designed for use as supplementary instructional material in a cultural anthropology course, this learning module traces the history of psychological anthropology, introducing various schools and perspectives within the field of psychology.

Historical collections of ia : containing a ...

Historical collections of ia : containing a collection of the most interesting facts, traditions, biographical sketches, anecdotes, &c. relating ...

Historical Annecdotes

Travel America''s historic past with Anne Marlowe. Historical stories of our nation''s beginning, ia, Colorado, and tales of people in our past.

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 · Download full-text PDF Download full-text PDF ... We perform intercoder reliability tests to show that people''s perceptions of historical anecdotes are generally consistent. ... descriptive ...

Presidential Address: a history of appendicitis. With ...

Two hundred years after its anatomical description, the appendix was observed to be the site of inflammatory disease. This was not widely accepted until the publication by Fitz 120 years later. American surgeons led in demonstrating that early appendectomy was safe and life saving. Perforation of th …

Search: A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation

Search: A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation. Search Descriptive Information and/or Full Text *: All Congresses (or select a Congress) Continental Congress, 1774-89 1st Congress, 1789-91 2nd Congress, 1791-93 3rd Congress, 1793-95 4th Congress, 1795-97 5th Congress, 1797-99 6th Congress, 1799-1801 7th Congress, 1801-03 8th Congress, 1803-05 ...

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Class P: Language and Literature is a classification used by the Library of Congress Classification system. This page outlines the subclasses of Class P. It contains 19 sub-classifications, 12 of which are dedicated to language families and geographic groups of languages, and 10 sub-classifications of literature (4 subclasses contain both languages and literatures).

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5119 Anecdotes Images: PICRYL Public Domain Search

Download Images of Anecdotes - Free for commercial use, no attribution required. From: " |Four anecdotes from the life of Wang Xizhi", to "John Kimball from "The History of Concord, from its first grant in 1725, to the organization of the city government in 1853, with a history of the ancient Penacooks. The whole interspersed with numerous interesting ...

Historical collections of ia : containing a ...

Historical collections of ia : containing a collection of the most interesting facts, traditions, biographical sketches, anecdotes, &c., relating ...

The assize of ale. An informal audit of comments ...

An informal audit of comments, curiosities, anecdotes and episodes, odds and ends of history and tradition all with more or less relation to Trinity audit ale ... New York, 1937. ... as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML.

Historical Abstracts with Full Text | EBSCO

Historical Abstracts with Full Text is the definitive full-text database covering world history (excluding the United States and Canada) from the 15th century to the present. It includes hundreds of history journals and books, plus useful features such as the ability to search by time period.

Yellowstone National Park: historical and descriptive ...

Yellowstone National Park: historical and descriptive review by Eleanor Chittenden Cress and Isabelle F. Story. [Data on mean height, duration, and interval of eruptions of 58 geysers]

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McKenney and Hall Indian Tribes of North America

Text and 121 hand colored lithographs from: The history of the Indian tribes of North America, with biographical sketches and anecdotes of the principal chiefs. Embellished with one hundred and twenty portraits, from the Indian gallery in the Department of war, at Washington. By Thomas L. McKenney and James Hall. Philadelphia, E. C. Biddle, 1836-1844.