Physical Foundations of Cosmology
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Physical Foundations of Cosmology

Inflationary cosmology has been developed over the last twenty years to remedy serious shortcomings in the standard hot big bang model of the universe. Taking an original approach, this textbook explains the basis of modern cosmology and shows where the theoretical results come from. The book is divided into two parts; the first deals with the homogeneous and isotropic model of the Universe, the second part discusses how inhomogeneit...

Seeing with the Hands: Blindness, Vision and Touch After Descartes
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Seeing with the Hands

"Paterson surveys the long and checkered history of the Hypothetical Blind Man from Enlightenment philosophy to contemporary cognitive science. Both lucid and comprehensive, his account takes the fresh approach to set these traditional representations against the testimony of actual blind people, creating a more nuanced and complex understanding of blindness."

A History of Russian Philosophy 1830-1930: Faith, Reason, And The Defense Of Human Dignity
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A History of Russian Philosophy 1830-1930

The great age of Russian philosophy was from 1830 to 1930, a century that spans the Slavophile-Westernizer controversy, through the 'Silver Age' of Russian culture, to the 'philosophical emigration' after the Russian Revolution. This volume is a major history and interpretation of Russian philosophy in this period.

The Cognitive Behavioral Workbook for Depression: A Step-by-step Program (Workbook)
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The Cognitive Behavioral Workbook for Depression (A New Harbinger Self-Help Workbook)

“William Knaus has been a leading practitioner and teacher of cognitive behavior therapy for over four decades. In The Cognitive Behavioral Workbook for Depression, he draws from his vast store of experience to provide people who struggle with depression practical, usable strategies they can put to immediate use to not only feel better, but to get better. Written in an engaging, accessible manner, the book is chock full of powerful t...

Atlas of Urinary Cytopathology With Histopathologic Correlations
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Atlas of Urinary Cytopathology With Histopathologic Correlations

The text is comprised of 500 high-resolution color images that thoroughly illustrate the important aspects of the cytopathology of urinary tract disease. Complete coverage of urinary cytopathology is provided; in addition to full coverage of non-neoplastic lesions, benign and borderline neoplasms and urothelial carcinoma, chapters include normal cytology, uncommon primary neoplasms, upper urinary tract lesions, and metastatic and sec...

Exponents: Hamilton Education Guides Manual 9 - Over 450 Solved Problems
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Exponents: Hamilton Education Guides Manual 9 - Over 450 Solved Problems

Why choose this eBook? • Most definitive student reference available on exponents • Introduces students to methods for solving problems involving exponential expressions • Learn how to simplify positive and negative exponential expressions in mathematical operations involving multiplication, division, addition, and subtraction • Over 450 problems with step-by-step solutions and detailed solution checking • Self-teaching design effect...

Logitica: Build Reasoning Using Number Box
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Logitica: Build Reasoning Using Number Box

This Logitica Reasoning book is an excellent starting point for learning reasoning at the early stages of the life.Reasoning is the action of thinking in a logical way, which is the key to problem solving by identifying the underlying logic in a problem. To improving reasoning, we will follow the three steps: Determine, Verify and Apply. In this book, we use different arithmetic operations to build the logic for 7+ages kids. This is ...

Photography and Ontology: Unsettling Images
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Photography and Ontology: Unsettling Images

This edited collection explores the complex ways in which photography is used and interpreted: as a record of evidence, as a form of communication, as a means of social and political provocation, as a mode of surveillance, as a narrative of the self, and as an art form. What makes photographic images unsettling and how do the re-uses and interpretations of photographic images unsettle the self-evident reality of the visual field? Tak...

The IoT Architect's Guide to Attainable Security and Privacy
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The IoT Architect's Guide to Attainable Security and Privacy

"If we collectively fail to follow the advice described here regarding loT security and Privacy, we will continue to add to our mounting pile of exploitable computing devices. The attackers are having a field day. Read this book, now."― Brook S.E. Schoenfield, Director of Advisory Services at IOActive, previously Master Security Architect at McAfee, and author of Securing Systems

Sugar and Power in the Dominican Republic: Eisenhower, Kennedy, and the Trujillos (Contributions in Latin American Studies)
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Sugar and Power in the Dominican Republic: Eisenhower, Kennedy, and the Trujillos

A study of the powerful impact that sugar had on U.S.-Dominican relations as the primary vehicle of reciprocal manipulation from 1958 to 1962, Sugar and Power examines the development of the sugar industry in the Dominican Republic. Hall uncovers new evidence that supports the belief that U.S.-Latin American relations during this period were frequently a two-way street, with the United States reacting to Latin American initiatives ju...