By F Sezgin
Eating places et bars sont aujourd'hui les pôles d'attraction les plus attrayants de l. a. vie sociale moderne. Cet ouvrage exclusif présente plus de soixante-dix établissements qui se distinguent par leur structure intérieure extraordinaire. final eating place layout vous emmène dans les eating places les plus fabuleux d'Amérique du Nord et du Sud, d'Europe, d'Asie et d'Australie. 528 pages illustrées de plus de seven-hundred superbes pictures en couleurs et de plans détaillés, présentent les plus belles œuvres d'architectes et de designers de renom qui, grâce à d'étonnants mariages innovants de couleurs et de matériaux, ont su créer des espaces uniques et originaux. Informations essentielles kinfolk au layout et adresses utiles parachèvent cette superbe édition.
By Thomas D. O'Sullivan
This ebook is the 1st finished examine of Greek and Latin historiography from Constantine to the tip of the 6th century advert. It goals to check the improvement of overdue old historiography, stressing mainly the kinfolk among pagan and Christian historians, their polemics but additionally their usually ignored agreements. Of unique significance is the research of the Church historians who're substantial yet now not properly recognized assets for the political and social historical past of the interval. Greek and Latin Historiography in past due Antiquity is a hugely worthy and worthy reference software for either students and scholars. "Greek and Roman Historiography in overdue Antiquity" has been chosen via "Choice" as notable educational identify (2005).
By Arnulf Camps
During this quantity the miscellaneous writings of Arnulf Camps are released. They care for the actions of Catholic missionaries over the last 5 centuries in 9 international locations positioned among Turkey and Japan. This study focussed at the discovery of hidden, unknown or forgotten assets. New insights have been received into: the reception of the Christian religion in China and Japan; the missionary efforts to go into the tycoon Empire; the composition of the 1st Sanskrit grammar via a western pupil; the arguable learn of Islam by way of a Franciscan missionary in China; the useless try and input Afghanistan via Mill Hill missionaries; the pioneering paintings of the founding father of Catholic schooling in Kandy; the coverage and perform of creating neighborhood church buildings in China, India and Vietnam; and the missionary reform via the 1st Apostolic Delegate in China. Missiologists and historians will locate during this booklet new fabric in addition to new insights.
By S N Balagangadhara
This day, such a lot intellectuals agree that (a) Christianity has profoundly encouraged western tradition; (b) participants from varied cultures event many facets of the area otherwise; (c) the empirical and theoretical research of either tradition and faith emerged in the West. the current examine argues that those truisms have implications for the conceptualization of faith and tradition. extra in particular, the thesis is that non-western cultures and religions fluctuate from the descriptions regularly occurring within the West, and it's also defined why this has been the case. the writer proposes novel analyses of faith, the Roman 'religio', the development of 'religions' in India, and the character of cultural adjustments. faith is necessary to the West as the structure and the identification of western tradition is tied to the dynamic of Christianity as a faith.
By Xorin Balbes
Within the learn on "The transformation of the Roman international" fairly little awareness has been paid to the transformation of early medieval peoples and the improvement in their groups into kingdoms, and we lack a comparative examine in this topic. the purpose of this quantity is, for that reason, to envision the connection among gens and regnum via systematically evaluating the "Germanic" and non-Germanic successor states of the Roman Empire, a query that ends up in very important effects concerning the position of ethnic techniques and of political advancements within the formation of the hot kingdoms. by way of attempting to resolution prime questions, sixteen authors (historians, archaeologists and linguists) take care of ten vital kingdoms of this era and with their political and felony context (role of the Empire and the law-codes). An creation to the topic and its inherent difficulties and a comparative end summarizing the consequences completes the quantity. individuals: Javier Arce, Ann Christys, Evangelos Chrysos, Falko Daim, Hans-Werner Goetz, Matthias Hardt, Peter Heather, Jorg Jarnut, J.H.W.G. Liebeschuetz, Walter Pohl, Michael Schmauder, Isabel Velazquez, Ian N. wooden, Alex Woolf, Patrick Wormald, and Barbara Yorke."
By C A M Hermans
In lots of respects young children and teenagers receiving spiritual guideline in our tradition resemble aliens doing an orientation direction. faith and religiosity are unknown amounts which they've got infrequently encountered at domestic. faith turns out whatever else, anything larger. This publication is a research of the principles of spiritual schooling, based round six recommendations: faith in a globalizing society, spiritual culture, faith, the non secular self, studying via participation and interreligious studying.
By Uta Brandes
The table is a spot of labor and of motion, however it additionally serves as a spot to convey own issues and personal tastes. hence it usually characterizes in methods a fabric and symbolic cohesion. The table isn't just very informative in itself, but in addition should always be studied and understood within the context of its cultural, gender-specific, and field-related atmosphere. the focal point of this learn is a comparative research of using desks. Desks in insurance firms, banks, administrative specialists, name facilities, and layout studios in twelve international locations on all continents have been studied. This book offers the consequences within the kind of vast visible fabric, empirical analyses, and important essays. The learn used to be conducted through the Koln foreign institution of layout (KISD) in collaboration with universities in Hong Kong; manhattan; Seoul; Taipei; Curitiba, Brazil; Pune, India; Auckland; Milan; and Fukuoka, Japan.