The Spiritual Dimension of Childhood by Kate Adams;Brendan Hyde;Richard Woolley

By Kate Adams;Brendan Hyde;Richard Woolley

This ebook takes an in-depth examine spirituality and its continuous expression in little ones, to help these operating with youngsters in constructing their very own perceptions and interplay with them.The authors define precisely what's understood by way of modern spirituality, and talk about the significance of context in a attention of spirituality. They discover key concerns in figuring out kid's spirituality lower than 3 extensive headings: kid's voices - how they can be misplaced within the context of spirituality and what the results of that loss are; kid's worlds - how youngsters draw at the non secular as a way of addressing notions of which means and cost in existence; and kid's lives - how context shapes the religious dimension.Drawing on interdisciplinary views, this available booklet will increase the operating practices of educators and different execs who paintings with kids, and also will be of curiosity to folks and a person attracted to kid's spirituality.

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City:Crit Concepts Soc Sci by Michael Pacione

By Michael Pacione

This assortment collects a global diversity of released examine at the modern urban. Drawing totally on educational journals the cloth is prepared as follows: * quantity 1: the town in worldwide Context * quantity 2: Land Use constitution and alter within the Western urban * quantity three: fiscal constitution and alter within the Western urban * quantity four: Society and Politics within the Western urban * quantity five: towns within the 3rd global

This set is absolutely listed and gives new introductions environment the fabric in context.

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Prywatyzując Polskę Polish by Elisabeth Dunn

By Elisabeth Dunn

Prywatyzujac PolskePrywatyzujac Polske Elizabeth Dunn to ksiazka o tym, jak zmienial sie wspolczesny kapitalizm.\nAutorka zatrudnila w sie w fabryce Alima-Gerber, gdzie z bliska obserwowala pracownikow sprywatyzowanego przedsiebiorstwa w Rzeszowie. W ksiazce opisuje, jak zmienialy sie ich koncepcje wlasnej tozsamosci, wizje miejsca w zmieniajacej sie rzeczywistosci ekonomicznej i spolecznej. Dunn pokazuje konsekwencje swoistej inzynierii dusz przeprowadzonej na mieszkancach krajow postkomunistycznych po to, by way of ich procedure wartosci wspolgral z wprowadzanym tam neoliberalnym modelem gospodarki.\nW 2005 roku publikacja zostala wyrozniona nagroda Orbis za najlepsza ksiazke o Polsce oraz nagroda Eda A. Hewetta za najlepsza ksiazke o ekonomii politycznej postsocjalizmu.\nElizabeth Dunn napisala przelomowa ksiazke. To najbardziej wnikliwe studium zmian w zawodowym zyciu Polakow po upadku komunizmu.\nDavid Ost, fragment wstepu

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Plutarch's Lives, Volume III: Pericles and Fabius Maximus. by Plutarch; Bernadotte Perrin (trans.)

By Plutarch; Bernadotte Perrin (trans.)

Plutarch (Plutarchus), ca. 45–120 CE, used to be born at Chaeronea in Boeotia in valuable Greece, studied philosophy at Athens, and, after coming to Rome as a instructor in philosophy, was once given consular rank by way of the emperor Trajan and a procuratorship in Greece by way of Hadrian. He was once married and the daddy of 1 daughter and 4 sons. He appears to be like as a guy of kindly personality and self sustaining notion, studious and discovered. Plutarch wrote on many topics. most well-liked have regularly been the forty six Parallel Lives, biographies deliberate to be moral examples in pairs (in each one pair, one Greek determine and one related Roman), notwithstanding the final 4 lives are unmarried. All are worthwhile assets of our wisdom of the lives and characters of Greek and Roman statesmen, infantrymen and orators. Plutarch's many different various extant works, approximately 60 in quantity, are often called Moralia or ethical Essays. they're of excessive literary worth, in addition to being of serious use to humans attracted to philosophy, ethics and faith. The Loeb Classical Library variation of the Lives is in 11 volumes.

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Producing 24p Video: Covers the Canon XL2 and the Panasonic by John Skidgel

By John Skidgel

Generating 24pP Video demystifies the rising criteria of movie and video creation and discusses the 24p video movie layout to assist beginner and skilled filmmakers alike the best way to higher use the newly on hand DV cameras. because the 24p body fee heavily approximates the appear and feel of movie, it's the pace of selection at any time when a "cinematic" glance is wanted. 24p video additionally bargains sure compression techniques which are useful to internet and instant supply. This full-color e-book discusses the exact strategies required by way of 24p productions - all through the creation, from preproduction making plans via submit and output. each one bankruptcy contains concepts, examples, advice, and case experiences. the sector options part beneficial properties real-world setups provided as demonstrations or as tutorials. Case reports current profiles of individuals generating 24p initiatives, and the DVD contains step by step directions that illustrate find out how to paintings with 24p fabric in NLE, compositor, DVD authoring, and audio functions. This introductory 'crash direction' in 24p video construction is perfect for the coed and new filmmaker.

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FEI Audit Fee Survey: Including Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 by Financial Executives Research Foundation

By Financial Executives Research Foundation

The aim of this examine is to assist monetary executives benchmark their annual audit charges in addition to their expenditures of compliance with part 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002. This research analyzes the result of a survey of FEI participants. listed here are a number of the highlights: overall audits charges for U.S. sped up filers averaged $3.6 million for financial 12 months 2007. This was once 1.8% more than the previous yr. Of this overall, an ordinary of $846,000, or 23.7%, represented the costs paid to the auditor for its part 404 attestation. This volume was once 5.4% under the previous yr. overall commonplace year-four expenditures of compliance with part 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act for these speeded up filers responding to the survey have been $1.7 million. On typical, speeded up filer respondents with centralized operations incurred much less overall expenses of compliance in 2007 than did these respondents with decentralized operations. a few personalized, industry-specific stories can be found for $100 each one

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