Rhodiola Rosea (traditional Herbal Medicines For Modern Times)

This book will become the touchstone and the essential reference for anyone serious about R. rosea as a future medicine … . This volume clearly will provide researchers, health professionals, industry members, and others with a wide perspective and deep level of reliable information on this increasingly popular and beneficial medicinal plant. The genus Rhodiola (Family Crassulaceae) is indigenous to Northern Canada, Europe and Asia w...

Genomic Messages: How The Evolving Science Of Genetics Affects Our Health, Families, And Future

Two leaders in the field of genetics—a bioethicist-health lawyer and an obstetrician-gynecologist geneticist—answer the most pressing questions about the application of new genetics to our universal medicine and what personalized medicine means for individual healthcare. Breakthroughs in genetic research are changing modern medicine and pharmaceuticals. But what are these changes and how do they affect our individual care? Genomic Me...

Der Heros In Tausend Gestalten

Apollo, der Froschkönig aus dem Märchen, Wotan, Buddha und zahlreiche andere »Helden« aus Volkssagen und Religionen – sie alle lassen sich auf den einen Heros zurückführen, den Ursprung aller Mythen. Und gleichzeitig stellen sie verschiedene Versionen und Ausformungen des Heldentypus dar. Durch umfassende Vergleiche und Deutungen bringt Campbell die Eigenheiten, die Gemeinsamkeiten und die Unterschiede dieser zeitlosen Symbole ans Li...

Calvin’s Company Of Pastors: Pastoral Care And The Emerging Reformed Church, 1536-1609

In this rich and illuminating book, Scott Manetsch introduces readers to the fascinating cast of characters who served as Geneva's ministers from 1536-1609. By carefully combining social history with historical theology, Manetsch probes the connection between pastoral theology and concrete practice among these ministers, presenting a marvelous portrait of Genevan pastoral life in Calvin's day and afterward. Lucidly written, this book...

Becoming Casanova: The Core Fundamentals Of Seduction

A PUA method that is short and goes directly to the point. The method described is quite straightforward and uncomplicated. Excellent value for the cost. This book is designed to cover the core basic skills of Pick Up Artistry. The no - nonsense Guide to give you tons of great information to get the woman of your dreams. Packed with applicable skills and tools to teach you how to better communicate with women. All Pick Up Artist, Soc...

The Mathematics Of Love

Part of the TED series: The Mathematics of Love There is no topic that attracts more attention-more energy and time and devotion- than love. Love, like most things in life, is full of patterns. And mathematics is ultimately the study of patterns. In her book The Mathematics of Love - and TEDxTalk of the same name -Dr. Hannah Fry takes the audience on a fascinating journey through the patterns that define our love lives, tackling some...

Party Primaries In Comparative Perspective

Primary elections for choosing party leaders and candidates are now becoming commonplace in Europe, Asia and America but questions as to how much they hinder a party’s organizational strength and cohesion or affect electoral performance have largely been ignored outside of the USA. Party Primaries in Comparative Perspective gives a much-needed conceptualization to this topic, describing the function and nature of primary elections an...

Relating Indigenous And Settler Identities: Beyond Domination

In this era of recognition and reconciliation in settler societies indigenous peoples are laying claims to tribunals, courts and governments and reclaiming extensive territories and resource rights, in some cases even political sovereignty. But, paradoxically, alongside these practices of decolonization, settler societies continue the work of colonization in myriad everyday ways. This book explores this ongoing colonization in indige...

A Companion to 20th-Century Poetry

Despite POETRY's current reputation as an elitist, almost marginal form of literature, it continues to be widely practiced and studied. A number of guides to English-language verse have been published recently, but this well-balanced collection of critical essays, each written by a major scholar, is unusually thorough. Characterized by powerful new ideologies, 20th-century POETRY was propelled by Imagism, the Beat aesthetic, Confessi...