Download La Sage aux champignons sacrés by Maria Sabina, R. Gordon Wasson, Alvaro Estrada PDF

By Maria Sabina, R. Gordon Wasson, Alvaro Estrada

Los angeles vie de Maria Sabina, racontée par l. a. Sage mexicaine dans sa langue, le mazatèque, est un rfile au présent sur une culture millénaire : celle qui, avant l. a. conquête, recourait aux champignons hallucinogènes pour des rituels thérapeutiques ou divinatoires.Alvaro Estrada, lui-même originaire de Huautla et Mazatèque, a pu recueillir sans intermédiaire le discours de Maria Sabina. Les entretiens datent de 1975-1976.

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Download The Enlightened Judgments: Ch'Ing-Ming Chi : The Sung by Brian E. McKnight, Brian E. McKnight, James T. C. Liu PDF

By Brian E. McKnight, Brian E. McKnight, James T. C. Liu

The Enlightened Judgments introduces daily life in thirteenth-century China. The Sung Dynasty writer of the gathering introduced jointly a bunch of files chosen from neighborhood judicial judgements and authentic papers to supply insights into modern lifestyles and its difficulties. It introduces an excellent forged of chinese language characters-soldiers, retailers, gamblers, fishmongers, farmers, prostitutes, officers, neighborhood clerks, boatmen, army officials, Buddhist clergymen, lowly individuals of the imperial extended family, neighborhood strongmen, and landlords. relations help each other or argue bitterly over estate, abuse each other bodily and verbally, or stand jointly resolutely within the face of outdoor hassle. Marriages, divorces, adoptions, inheritances, and advertisement dealings of varied varieties give you the middle issues of the judicial judgements. Petty crimes-assaults among fishmongers, extortions via fishermen, even dressing in drag-are combined with brutal tales that contact on torture, murder, and enslavement. No different paintings so vividly portrays the problems of lifestyle in China a millennium in the past. This paintings bargains translations of the unique texts, introductions that set those items in context, and headnotes to every access which offer a short advisor to explain the content material of the choice.

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Download Social Organization of Medical Work by Anselm L. Strauss, Shizuko Fagerhaugh, Barbara Suczek, PDF

By Anselm L. Strauss, Shizuko Fagerhaugh, Barbara Suczek, Carolyn Wiener

this present day we are facing the painful truth of the superiority of persistent, instead of acute, diseases.  The applied sciences constructed to supervisor long term, incurable health problems have extensively and irrevocably altered the organizational constitution of health and wellbeing care, providing us with an often bewildering array of scientific specialties.  Social association of clinical Work bargains crucial perception into this new period of overall healthiness care. 

via richly documented, usually gripping case experiences, Anselm Strauss and his co-authors exhibit us precisely how medical experts are confronting the issues created by means of continual sickness and dealing with today’s hugely technologized hospitals.  They consultant us throughout the quite a few sanatorium paintings websites, describing intimately the categories of initiatives played by means of clinical team of workers, the interactions of employees individuals with one another and with sufferers, and the final ensuing sufferer remedy and response. 

targeting the concept that of disease trajectory, the authors vividly illustrate the advanced, contingent nature of recent scientific work.  for instance, open center surgical procedure retains unwell people alive and should even enhance them symptomatically, yet those that do continue to exist needs to face an doubtful destiny when it comes to the physiological effects of the surgical procedure and the medicine required.  in addition they need to modify t altered life. within the new creation, Anselm Strauss discusses the continued significance of this paintings to sociologists, clinical students, and clinical professionals. 

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Download Roots of Bergson's Philosophy by Ben Ami. Scharfstein PDF

By Ben Ami. Scharfstein

This publication used to be initially released sooner than 1923, and represents a replica of an incredible old paintings, retaining an identical structure because the unique paintings. whereas a few publishers have opted to follow OCR (optical personality popularity) expertise to the method, we think this results in sub-optimal effects (frequent typographical blunders, unusual characters and complicated formatting) and doesn't correctly shield the ancient personality of the unique artifact. We think this paintings is culturally vital in its unique archival shape. whereas we try to effectively fresh and digitally increase the unique paintings, there are sometimes circumstances the place imperfections equivalent to blurred or lacking pages, terrible images or errant marks could have been brought as a result of both the standard of the unique paintings or the scanning strategy itself. regardless of those occasional imperfections, now we have introduced it again into print as a part of our ongoing worldwide booklet protection dedication, supplying shoppers with entry to the absolute best old reprints. We enjoy your knowing of those occasional imperfections, and in actual fact wish you get pleasure from seeing the e-book in a layout as shut as attainable to that meant via the unique writer.

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Download Kommentar zu Nietzsches: "Der Fall Wagner"; by Andreas Urs Sommer PDF

By Andreas Urs Sommer

Whilst Nietzsche released his pamphlet The Case of Wagner in 1888 he succeeded in catching the eye of the analyzing public after a long time of overlook. His radical critique of Wagner is considered as influential in reception heritage. The Twilight of the Idols captures the essence of Nietzsche’s overdue philosophy. The paintings indicates Nietzsche on the excessive element of his inventive powers and offers a vibrant instance of experimental philosophy in perform.

Mit der Kampfschrift Der Fall Wagner ist es Nietzsche nach Jahren völliger Nichtbeachtung 1888 gelungen, die Aufmerksamkeit des Lesepublikums wieder zu gewinnen. In der Rezeptionsgeschichte hat die radikale Kritik an Wagner eine wichtige Rolle gespielt. Die Götzen-Dämmerung bietet Nietzsches Spätphilosophie ‚in nuce‘. Das Werk zeigt Nietzsche auf dem Höhepunkt seiner Schaffenskraft und führt die Experimentalphilosophie in der Praxis vor Augen.

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