Coffee House Cultural History

Big and Small: A Cultural History of Extraordinary Bodies  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 7, 2017
Big and Small: A Cultural History of Extraordinary Bodies

Big and Small: A Cultural History of Extraordinary Bodies by Lynne Vallone
English | November 7th, 2017 | ASIN: B076VTP9LP, ISBN: 0300228864 | 386 Pages | EPUB | 8.13 MB

A groundbreaking work that explores human size as a distinctive cultural marker in Western thought!

From Gabriel to Lucifer: A Cultural History of Angels  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Nov. 6, 2017
From Gabriel to Lucifer: A Cultural History of Angels

From Gabriel to Lucifer: A Cultural History of Angels by Valery Rees
English | March 19, 2013 | ISBN: 1848853726, 1784534315 | EPUB | 288 pages | 3.1 MB

A Cultural History of Medical Vitalism in Enlightenment Montpellier  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 22, 2017
A Cultural History of Medical Vitalism in Enlightenment Montpellier

A Cultural History of Medical Vitalism in Enlightenment Montpellier by Elizabeth A. Williams
English | August 28th, 2016 | ISBN: 0754608816, 113824855X | 382 Pages | PDF | 37.35 MB

One of the key themes of the Enlightenment was the search for universal laws and truths that would help illuminate the workings of the universe. It is in such attitudes that we trace the origins of modern science and medicine. However, not all eighteenth century scientists and physicians believed that such universal laws could be found, particularly in relation to the differences between living and inanimate matter.

Performing Dark Arts: A Cultural History of Conjuring (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 18, 2017
Performing Dark Arts: A Cultural History of Conjuring (repost)

Performing Dark Arts: A Cultural History of Conjuring (Intellect Books - Theatre and Consciousness) by Michael Mangan
English | ISBN: 1841501492 | 2007 | PDF | 280 pages | 1,3 MB
The Patterning Instinct: A Cultural History of Humanity's Search for Meaning [Audiobook]

The Patterning Instinct: A Cultural History of Humanity's Search for Meaning [Audiobook] by Jeremy Lent
English | September 19th, 2017 | ASIN: B075G21DKR, ISBN: 1538450542 | MP3@64 kbps | 19 hrs 12 mins | 528.68 MB
Narrator: Derek Perkins

This fresh perspective on crucial questions of history identifies the root metaphors that cultures have used to construct meaning in their world. It offers a glimpse into the minds of a vast range of different peoples: early hunter-gatherers and farmers, ancient Egyptians, traditional Chinese sages, the founders of Christianity, trailblazers of the Scientific Revolution, and those who constructed our modern consumer society.

Shades of Green: An Environmental and Cultural History of Sitka Spruce  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 8, 2017
Shades of Green: An Environmental and Cultural History of Sitka Spruce

Shades of Green: An Environmental and Cultural History of Sitka Spruce by Ruth Tittensor
English | October 13th, 2016 | ISBN: 1909686778 | 455 pages | PDF | 33.70 MB

This book takes a fresh look at the most disliked tree in Britain and Ireland, explaining the reasons it was introduced and why it became ubiquitous in the archipelagos of northwest Europe.

Meat Markets: The Cultural History of Bloody London  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Oct. 5, 2017
Meat Markets: The Cultural History of Bloody London

Meat Markets: The Cultural History of Bloody London by Ted Geier
English | August 1, 2017 | ISBN: 1474424716 | EPUB + PDF | 200 pages | 1.5/6.8 MB

The Great Cat Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Willson at Sept. 29, 2017
The Great Cat Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural History

Robert Darnton, "The Great Cat Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural History"
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0465012744 | 320 pages | AZW3 | 2.4 MB

A Cultural History of Reforming Math for All: The Paradox of Making In/equality  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Sept. 28, 2017
A Cultural History of Reforming Math for All: The Paradox of Making In/equality

A Cultural History of Reforming Math for All: The Paradox of Making In/equality by Jennifer D. Diaz
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1138638404 | 144 pages | PDF | 0,5 MB

The Coffee House: A Cultural History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at March 8, 2016
The Coffee House: A Cultural History

The Coffee House: A Cultural History by Markman Ellis
2005 | ISBN: 0753818981, 0297843192 | English | 304 pages | EPUB | 0.9 MB