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    Nothingness and Emptiness: A Buddhist Engagement With the by Steven W. Laycock

    By Steven W. Laycock

    This sustained and distinctively Buddhist problem to the ontology of Jean-Paul Sartre’s Being and Nothingness resolves the incoherence implicit within the Sartrean notion of nothingness by means of starting to a Buddhist imaginative and prescient of vacancy. Rooted within the insights of Madhyamika dialectic and an articulated meditative (zen) phenomenology, Nothingness and vacancy uncovers and examines the assumptions that maintain Sartre’s early phenomenological ontology and questions his theoretical elaboration of recognition as “nothingness.” Laycock demonstrates that, as well as a “relative” nothingness (the for-itself) outlined opposed to the positivity and plenitude of the in-itself, Sartre’s ontology calls for, but in addition repudiates, a notion of “absolute” nothingness (the Buddhist “emptiness”), and is hence, because it stands, logically volatile, maybe incoherent. the writer isn't really easily serious; he unearths the junctures at which Sartrean ontology appeals for a Buddhist notion of vacancy and gives the wanted complement.

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    Glamour Nude Photography at Home by Mark Lidikay

    By Mark Lidikay

    Эта книга предназначена не только для фотографов-любителей, но и для пар, которые хотели бы экспериментировать в домашних условиях. В книге представлена не только информация об оборудовании, которое Вы хотели бы иметь, но и как использовать то, что у вас уже есть, для получения лучшего изображения. For years i haven't basically shot photographs, yet taught others the way to use their cameras. usually i've got chanced on few assistance can greatly increase the standard of the picture and the delight of the photographer with their effects. This ebook is meant not just for the beginner photographer but additionally for that might prefer to scan at domestic. It not just has details on apparatus you may wish to have but in addition the best way to use what you have already got, to supply greater photos.

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    Keep Calm and Bake Cake by Andrews McMeel Publishing

    By Andrews McMeel Publishing

    This charmingly illustrated cookbook will motivate tranquility and serenity for the house prepare dinner. It gains an collection of soothing recipes, from serene "Raspberry and Pistachio Sandwich Cake" to the peaceable "Sticky Date and Orange Pudding" and tranquil brownies reminiscent of "Walnut and Fig Tart." every one recipe will contain uncomplicated step by step directions to make sure a calming, composed baking experience.

    Keep Calm and keep on used to be an international warfare II British govt poster that struck a chord in tricky instances. Now we're short of a stiff higher lip and positive strength once more. This cookbook will encourage a peaceful kitchen with its common recipes and motivational fees, mantras, and wry truths.

    As Marie Antoinette acknowledged – and certainly any sane individual could say – "Let them devour cake."

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    Art - A History of Painting, Sculpture, Architecture - vol.1 by Frederick Hartt

    By Frederick Hartt

    Beneficiant, real, exacting, insightful, stimulating — a lot of these phrases describe Frederick Hartts vintage creation to paintings historical past. Now during this version, this ebook flickers with an infectious power generated over the authors life of instructing, scholarship, and private take pleasure in the worlds artwork. artwork indicates us how one can see within the broadest, such a lot enduring experience of the observe.

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    Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Ireland by National Gallery of Ireland, National Gallery

    By National Gallery of Ireland, National Gallery

    Gratitude needs to be the 1st notice while one nationwide Gallery allows one other to play host for a number of weeks to a few of its masterpieces. We in London are profoundly thankful to our colleagues in Dublin — to, principally, Homan Potterton, the Director of the nationwide Gallery of eire, and to the Board of Governors and Guardians — for permitting us to borrow and demonstrate a outstanding team in their work, ranging largely in class and interval yet united through caliber. The exhibition brings to Trafalgar sq. paintings through numerous wonderful artists no longer represented in our everlasting assortment — between them, Castiglione, Bellotto, Frans put up, Gerard and Nolde — and a few notable examples by way of well-known figures like El Greco, Titian and Poussin, which expand considerably our personal holdings in their artwork. rather a lot for the instant and slender view of this exhibition. in case you can't stopover at, or haven't troubled to go to, the nationwide Gallery in Merrion sq., a decision choice has been delivered to London for his or her delectation. however it is especially a lot a variety, ruled by way of purposes of conservation and area, in addition to flavor and my most powerful desire is that it'll serve to stimulate urge for food and appreciation and that extra humans can be inspired to go to Dublin and the nationwide Gallery of eire, to find the total variety of a superb — and growing to be — assortment. they'll additionally detect, by the way, a urban of gorgeous structure.

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    The Biology and Practice of Current Nutritional Support, by Rifat Latifi

    By Rifat Latifi

    Univ. of Arizona, Tucson. Pocket-sized guide offers guidance and techniques for assessing and tracking dietary prestige for these desiring intravenous and enteral dietary aid. Defines laparoscopic placement of feeding tubes and using a variety of dietary substrates administered in medical settings. prior version now not stated. Wire-spiral binding.

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    Living Buddhism by Andrew Powell (Author), Graham Harrison (Photographer),

    By Andrew Powell (Author), Graham Harrison (Photographer), Dalai Lama (Foreword)

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    Plant Responses to Abiotic Stress (Topics in Current by H. Hirt, Kazuo Shinozaki, Heribert Hirt

    By H. Hirt, Kazuo Shinozaki, Heribert Hirt

    Environmental stresses symbolize the main restricting components for agricultural productiveness. except biotic rigidity because of plant pathogens, there are various abiotic stresses comparable to extremes in temperature, drought, salinity, heavy metals and radiation which all have hazardous results on plant development and yield. even if, convinced plant species and ecotypes have developed quite a few mechanisms to evolve to such stress stipulations. contemporary advances within the realizing of those abiotic pressure responses supplied the impetus for compiling up to date experiences discussing all suitable subject matters in abiotic tension signaling of vegetation in one quantity. Topical reports have been ready by way of chosen specialists and include an creation, dialogue of the state-of-the-art and demanding destiny projects of the actual fields.

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    Renaissance Ornament Prints and Drawings/E1650P by Janet Byrne

    Lung Biology in Health & Disease Volume 134 Anticholinergic by Sheldon Spector