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This paintings will survey the whole variety of considering in psychology, from precedent days to the current, encompassing philosophies and theories of brain that pre-date our glossy belief of psychology as a technological know-how, and increasing to the present findings of neuroscience. it's going to set the theories into their old context and cross-reference key impacts, resembling Darwin’s on Freud. Fifteen hundred entries will include key figures, theoretical strategies, fake theories, ancient occasions, and seminal writings. foreign in scope, this undertaking will contain background of psychology specialists from around the globe and the insurance of themes can be set in worldwide context. the purpose should be to supply a reference paintings of extra intensity than discussions which are at the moment to be had in textbooks, being able to hook up with a mess of appropriate subject matters. This paintings will offer an image of psychology because it has emerged into the current time and place it between different similar fields akin to anthropology, sociology, philosophy, and medicine.
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The institution of Journalism at Columbia college has presented the Pulitzer Prize seeing that 1917. these days there are prizes in 21 different types from the fields of journalism, literature and track. The Pulitzer Prize Archive offers the background of this award from its beginnings to the current: In components A to E the awarding of the prize in every one type is documented, commented and organized chronologically. half F covers the heritage of the prize biographically and bibliographically. half G presents the history to the choices.
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Every year approximately part one million american citizens are clinically determined with Parkinson's affliction, with approximately 1.2 million humans within the usa and Canada at present struggling with it. This identify provides greater than 650 entries explaining the advanced matters and issues with regards to Parkinson's, together with etiology, surgical procedures, study, and clinical phrases.
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The groundbreaking Encyclopedia of Ecology presents an authoritative and finished insurance of the entire box of ecology, from common to utilized. It comprises over 500 specified entries, dependent to supply the person with whole insurance of the center wisdom, accessed as intuitively as attainable, and seriously cross-referenced. Written through a world group of major specialists, this progressive encyclopedia will function a one-stop-shop to concise, stand-alone articles for use as some extent of access for undergraduate scholars, or as a device for energetic researchers trying to find the newest details within the field.
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By Timothy M. Kusky
Encyclopedia of Earth technological know-how presents a huge scope of vital topics within the box of Earth technology - hydrology, structural geology, petrology, isotope geology, geochemistry, geomorphology, and oceanography. Containing nearly seven-hundred entries, 19 prose essays, one hundred ten line illustrations, and a hundred black-and-white photos, this finished encyclopedia is ideal for prime tuition and early students. hundreds and hundreds of entries on innovations, theories and hypotheses, areas and occasions, the key classes of geological time, those that have made major contributions to the sector, know-how and tools, occupations and careers, organisations, box destinations, and different matters around out this accomplished quantity. an amazing connection with the imperative components and concerns on the topic of this middle zone of technological know-how, Encyclopedia of Earth technology is widely cross-referenced and listed, bringing info speedy and simply to the fingertips of its readers. Entries comprise convection and the Earth's mantle; Charles Darwin; El Nino and the Southern Oscillation (ENSO); geochronology; Gondwana, Gondwanaland; Himalayan Mountains; jet streams; life's origins and early evolution; metamorphism; Pangea; uniformitarianism; and volcanic bomb.
By Margaret Bunson
THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF historical EGYPT is the 1st single-volume reference advisor to the notable tradition that flourished at the banks of the Nile from the predynastic interval, 3200 B.C., to the autumn of the hot nation in 1070 B.C.
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