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Creative People at Work: Twelve Cognitive Case Studies

Doris B. Wallace, Howard E. Gruber - Psychology - 1989 - 320 pages
1. The Evolving Systems Approach to Creative Work, H. E. Gruber. 2. Studying the Individual: The Case Study Method and Other Genres, D. B. Wallace. 3. Antoine Lavoisier and ...
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Psychology as Metaphor

A J Soyland - Psychology - 1994 - 181 pages
The view that the study of rhetoric and metaphor is crucial to understanding psychological discourse is explored in this lucidly argued book. The author scrutinizes a wide ...
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Global ideas: how ideas, objects and practices travel in a global economy

Barbara Czarniawska-Joerges, Guje Sevón - Business & Economics - 2005 - 301 pages
"Global ideas is an attempt to explain how it is possible that, although the same idea travels around the globe at a high speed, local realities are still very different. While ...
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Making Sense of America: Sociological Analyses and Essays

Herbert J. Gans - Social Science - 1999 - 361 pages
For four decades, Herbert J. Gans has been one of the leading sociologists in the United States. His writing on American communities, culture, and ethnicity have been widely ...
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Isaac Newton

College of Arts and Sciences and Professor of History Indiana State University (Emeritus) Gale E. Christianson Distinguished Professor - Science - 2005 - 160 pages
Quarrelsome and quirky, a disheveled recluse who ate little, slept less, and yet had an iron constitution, Isaac Newton rose from a virtually illiterate family to become one of ...
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Maimonides on the "Decline of the Generations" and the Nature of Rabbinic ...

Menachem Marc Kellner - Religion - 1996 - 137 pages
Maimonides affirmed, not the superiority of the "moderns" (the scholars of his and subsequent generations) over the "ancients" (the Tannaim and Amoraim, the Rabbis of the ...
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A faithful sea: the religious cultures of the Mediterranean, 1200-1700

Katherine Elizabeth Fleming - History - 2007 - 226 pages
Contemporary academia relies upon categorization. One can study Africa or Europe; East or West; the Middle Ages or the Early Modern period. In this innovative collection of ...
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