By George Lewis Parsenios
Unlike the typical opinion that the Johannine Farewell Discourses symbolize exclusively the Jewish style of the testomony, George Parsenios argues that includes of the discourses are misinterpret or ignored thoroughly except Greco-Roman literature. facts from classical drama, for example, assists in interpreting Jesus' go back to the daddy as a dramatic go out and, extra, money owed for the perplexing hold up of Jesus at 14:31 with out recourse to redaction theories. comfort literature and the literary symposium emphasize Jesus' carrying on with and consoling presence, with specific realization to the Paraclete's position as doppelg?nger. The thread that binds many of the chapters right into a coherent entire, consequently, is the software of classical literature in clarifying Jesus' consoling presence even after his departure to the daddy. Readership: All these attracted to the Gospel of John, the interplay among early Christian and classical literature, and literary research of the recent testomony.
By Roni Weinstein
This paintings goals to provide the wealth of basic records elating to marriage rituals in Jewish Italian groups - reaction, deepest letters, court docket protocols, defamating books, love tales, fabric gadgets - and position them in old context.
By James M. May
This quantity is meant as a better half to the research of Cicero's oratory and rhetoric for either scholars and specialists within the box: for the neophyte, it offers a kick off point; for the veteran Ciceronian pupil, a spot for renewing the discussion approximately matters pertaining to Ciceronian oratory and rhetoric; for all, a website of engagement at numerous degrees with Ciceronian scholarship and bibliography. The e-book is prepared alongside approximately chronological traces and covers such a lot facets of Cicero's oratory and rhetoric. the actual power of this better half is living within the person, frequently very unique method of sundry subject matters by means of an array of remarkable individuals, all of whom have spent huge parts in their careers concentrating upon the oratorical and rhetorical oeuvre of Cicero. A bibliography of appropriate goods from the prior 25 years, keyed to express Ciceronian works, completes the amount. Brill's better half to Cicero turns into the traditional reference paintings on Cicero for a few years.
By Kash L. Mittal
This ebook records the court cases of the second one overseas Symposium on Adhesion size of movies and Coatings, held in Newark, NJ, October 25-27, 1999. This quantity comprises 20 papers, that have all been conscientiously peer reviewed and certainly converted ahead of inclusion. the themes contain: size and research of interface adhesion; relative adhesion size for skinny movie constructions; adhesion checking out of not easy coatings by means of quite a few concepts; dimension of interfacial fracture power in multifilm functions; laser caused decohesion spectroscopy (LIDS) for measuring adhesion; pulsed laser strategy for evaluation of adhesion; blade adhesion try; JKR adhesion attempt; coefficient of thermal enlargement size; and residual stresses in diamond motion pictures.
By Jasmin Yu
Humans worth not just what they purchase, but in addition the excitement and luxury derived from purchasing itself. shops needs to provide their consumers not just ease of procuring, but additionally an relaxing and delightful procuring experience.This ebook collects forty four case reports, categorized into 5 sections: family items clothes and accessories residing items digital items and Toys. With descriptive texts and diverse photos, plans and illustrations, this e-book explains the essence of shop layout and offers readers with clean inspirations.
By Stanley E Porter
A theoretical and functional advisor to the multifaceted self-discipline of recent testomony exegesis. This quantity seeks to hide issues in New testomony exegesis in enough intensity to supply an invaluable methodological foundation. The creation contains an research of many of the definitions of exegesis, a time period notoriously tricky to outline, and a bibliographic essay protecting the elemental instruments of exegesis. a bit on approach contains distinctive discussions of the various types utilized in the foremost methods to exegesis: textual feedback; linguistic research; style feedback; resource, shape and redaction feedback; discourse research; rhetorical and narratological feedback; literary feedback; and canonical feedback. additionally integrated are types in response to research of the backgrounds of the recent testomony in Hellenistic philosophy, old Judaism, the Roman Empire, and the works of second-century authors. In a bit on program, exegetical equipment are utilized to a number of the literary devices of the recent testomony.
By Postell, James Christopher; Gesimondo, Nancy
A entire reference of fabrics for inside designers and designers
Choosing the suitable fabric for the suitable function is a critical--and usually overlooked--aspect within the greater context of designing constructions and inside areas. while special and done accurately, fabrics help and increase a project's total topic, and infuse inside area with a pretty good origin that balances visible poetry and performance.
Materiality and inside building imparts crucial wisdom on how fabrics give a contribution to the development and fabrication of flooring, walls, ceilings, and millwork, with thorough assurance of the $64000 features and houses of creating fabrics and finishes. person insurance of the foremost features of every fabric explores the benefits and downsides of utilizing particular fabrics and development assemblies, whereas assisting readers become aware of the best way to make each construction point count number. moreover, Materiality and inside building:
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Rather than a customary catalog of fabrics, ''Materiality and inside Construction'' is successfully prepared in order that the reader is guided on to the choices for the positioning or meeting they're contemplating. trustworthy and straightforward to exploit, ''Materiality and inside Construction'' is a one-stop, finished reference for hundreds of thousands of established fabrics and their integration as construction components--and a useful source that each inside clothier or architect may still upload to their set of instruments
By Nicole Huang
In December 1941, the 5th yr in an all-scale cataclysmic Sino-Japanese conflict that wolfed a lot of jap China, town of Shanghai entered into an period of complete profession. This was once the instant while a bunch of younger women authors all started writing and shortly took over the cultural scene of the besieged city.
ladies, warfare, Domesticity reconstructs cultures of interpreting, writing, and publishing within the urban of Shanghai through the 3 years and 8 months of eastern profession. It particularly depicts the formation of a brand new cultural enviornment initiated through a bunch of ladies who not just wrote, edited, and released, but additionally took half in defining and remodeling the constitution of recent wisdom, discussing it in a variety of public boards surrounding the print media, and, therefore, selling themselves as authoritative cultural commentators of the period.
Readership : students and scholars in Asian reviews, rather within the fields of contemporary chinese language literature and background, girls and gender reports, these attracted to narratives of warfare and atrocities of our time, and examine on towns and concrete cultures.
By Vladimir M. Zolotarev, Vladimir V. Uchaikin
An creation to the speculation of reliable distributions and their purposes. It incorporates a sleek outlook at the mathematical features of the idea. The authors clarify a variety of peculiarities of reliable distributions and describe the main idea of chance idea and serve as research. an important a part of the booklet is dedicated to purposes of good distributions. one other awesome characteristic is the fabric at the interconnection of sturdy legislation with fractals, chaos and anomalous delivery tactics.
By Cynthia Robinson, Leyla Rouhi
This quantity of essays considers particular examples of literature and paintings in medieval Castile, problematizing the belief of comparative method whilst learning the cultural creation of a spot with such an intensely multi-linguistic and multi-religious profile. Contributions were solicited from an equivalent variety of experts within the artwork and literature of the medieval Iberian peninsula, with each one essay highlighting the ways that reliable different types of style or sort are finally insufficient to a whole and nuanced analyzing of cultural items which in a few experience 'belong' to, or handle, extra that certainly one of medieval Iberia's 'classic 3, ' Jewish, Muslim and Christian cultural entities. individuals: Ana Echevarria; Heather Ecker; Maria Judith Feliciano; Luis M. Giron-Negron; Gregory S. Hutcheson; Gregory B. Kaplan; Benjamin Liu; Francisco Prado-Vilar; Cynthia Robinson; Leyla Rouhi; Louise O. Vasvari.