Swift Recipes: A Problem-solution Approach

Swift Recipes provides a problem solution approach for dealing with key aspects of the Swift programming language (covering version 1.2), ensuring you have the indispensable reference you need to successfully execute common programming tasks. You’ll learn how to use the unique features of the Swift programming language as well as its use with Cocoa and Cocoa touch frameworks and libraries. Solutions are available for a range of probl...

The New Materialism: Althusser, Badiou, And Zizek

Alain Badiou and Slavoj Žižek have become two of the dominant voices in contemporary philosophy and critical theory. In this book, Geoff Pfeifer offers an in-depth look at their respective views. Using Louis Althusser’s materialism as a starting point―which, as Pfeifer shows, was built partially as a response to the Marxism of theParti Communiste Français and partially in dialogue with other philosophical movements and intellectual c...

Proximity And Distance: Medieval Hebrew And Arabic Poetry By Joseph Tobi, Murray Rosovsky

The first steps in Hebrew secular poetry took place around the turn of the ninth century, under the impact of contemporary Arabic poetry. This impact was so great that some researchers, incorrectly, define the Hebrew poetry as a school which is distinct from the Arabic school only by virtue of its Hebrew language. However, the right way to the essence of medieval Hebrew poetry is not only by revealing and describing its ties with Ara...

Digital Photography Complete Course

Digital Photography Complete Course will help you build your photography skills step-by-step, with an independent photography course that guides you through every aspect of digital photography. Digital Photography Complete Course uses a combination of tutorials, step-by-step demonstrations, practical assignments, and Q&As to help you understand and use your camera to the max. Choose your own pace to work through the modules — the...

Regenbogenbandwurmhüpfer: Kreatives Schreiben für Kinder und Jugendliche

Ein Buch zum Schreiben, Phantasieren und Wundern. Die 130 Schreibübungen lassen sich in der Schule ebenso gut durchführen wie zu Hause, in lustigen wie in schwierigen Situationen, gemeinsam oder allein. Von Kindern und Jugendlichen geschriebene und hier abgedruckte Beispieltexte regen die Phantasie an und erleichtern den Einstieg ins eigene Schreiben. Es darf gespielt werden mit der Sprache und der Phantasie. Mit allen Sinnen wird di...

Sketching Light: An Illustrated Tour Of The Possibilities Of Flash

Following up on the great success of The Moment It Clicks and The Hot Shoe Diaries: Big Light from Small Flashes, legendary magazine photographer Joe McNally takes us on another memorable ride with Sketching Light, another trip into the land of light--but this time running the gamut from small flash to big flash, and everywhere in between. Of course, Joe includes coverage of Nikon Speedlights, but he also covers big flash, as well as...

La Chair Interdite

Loin d être un traité de morale, un abrégé de féminisme ou un manifeste, voici l histoire vraie de toutes celles qui, avant moi, ont vécu cette chair désirée autant qu interdite et ont payé parfois d un lourd tribut d être ainsi faite. » Le sujet du livre : le sexe des femmes dans tous ses états, au travers de l histoire, et la perception que les hommes en ont. Aimé, cajolé, hygiénisé, moralisé, mutilé, ou détesté, le sexe des femmes...

Saying Something: Jazz Improvisation And Interaction PDF

This fresh look at the neglected rhythm section in jazz ensembles shows that the improvisational interplay among drums, bass, and piano is just as innovative, complex, and spontaneous as the solo. Ingrid Monson juxtaposes musicians' talk and musical examples to ask how musicians go about "saying something" through music in a way that articulates identity, politics, and race. Through interviews with Jaki Byard, Richard Davis, Sir Rola...

Blues You Can Use – Spanish Edition

(Stylistic Method). A comprehensive source for learning blues guitar, designed to develop both your lead and rhythm playing. Covers all styles of blues, including Texas, Delta, R&B, early rock and roll, gospel, blues/rock and more. Includes 21 complete solos; blues chords, progressions and riffs; turnarounds; moveable scales and soloing techniques; string bending; audio with leads and full band backing; and more!

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Airpower And The Cult Of The Offensive

The belief that airpower is inherently offensive is a recurrent theme throughout airpower theory and doctrine. Before World War I, dogmatic belief in the dominance of the offense in land warfare affected the military decisions which resulted in the disaster of the trenches. Termed the “cult of the offensive” by scholars, faith in offense became so unshakable in pre-1914 Europe that military organizations dismissed as irrelevant the n...