El espejo de las almas simples (Tiempo de Clásicos) (Spanish by Margarita Porete,Blanca Garí

By Margarita Porete,Blanca Garí

El 1 de junio de 1310, en París, falleció en una hoguera de l. a. Inquisición una mujer de los angeles que poco se sabe: Margarita Porete, una beguina de los angeles región de Hainaut que había escrito un libro, El espejo de las almas simples, y que fue l. a. causa de su condena. Tras su muerte, este libro tuvo tan enorme difusión que, en los últimos siglos de l. a. Edad Media, traspasó fronteras geográficas y lingüísticas como pocos textos de su época, traduciéndose del francés (o del possible unique picardo) al latín, al inglés y al italiano.
Escrito en forma de un diálogo entre personificaciones alegóricas, y en el marco de las formas de expresión de los angeles literatura cortés, El espejo de las almas simples es una obra que enraíza en las corrientes de los angeles llamada «mística femenina» del siglo XIII y cuyos contenidos se vinculan estrechamente al pensamiento del Maestro Eckhart, quien casi con seguridad lo conoció y leyó. El libro, caído en el olvido, fue redescubierto, y con él su autora, en pleno siglo XX. Desde entonces se reconoce en esta obra uno de los grandes hitos de los angeles literatura mística occidental.

«Antes de enfrentarme a un juicio por herejía en l. a. Edad Media, yo habría dejado de escribir. Pero Margarita Porete no lo hizo; period un espíritu libre y una valiente escritora que estaba dispuesta a arriesgarlo todo, incluso su vida».

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Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll, and Musicals by Scott Miller

By Scott Miller

desirous to reply to the worries and tastes of the more and more influential baby-boomer iteration, musical theater within the overdue Sixties started to embody previously taboo subjects-including the triumvirate of postwar social swap: intercourse, medicines, and rock & roll. intercourse, medicines, Rock & Roll, and Musicals indicates how American tradition has replaced over the 20 th century, from the Roaring Twenties (The Wild celebration) to the cultural chaos of the '50s (Grease) and the sexual revolution of the '60s (Hair) and '70s (Rocky Horror), to the rebirth of the paintings shape within the '90s (Bat Boy), and as much as the current, exploring the place we have been and the place we'd be heading. it is a party of the counter-culture taking heart level within the so much American of appearing arts, and altering it forever.

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21: Growing Up Down: A New One Act Musical Play by Michele Miller

By Michele Miller

Jane is a tender lady with Down syndrome who desires of a occupation at the degree. She lives along with her dedicated mom, Elaine, who thinks Jane’s pursuits are unrealistic. New to city is Bob, the newly widowed, alcoholic father of Max, who's additionally a tender guy with Down Syndrome. Jane meets Max on the musical theatre type she attends weekly, besides 8 different Down syndrome scholars. A romance develops, no longer with out its many stumbling blocks. with no her mother’s wisdom, Jane will get forged in a neighborhood musical revue and is faced with the genuine global her mom attempted to defend her from. With twists and turns, demanding situations and triumphs, Jane, and everybody round her, stories the expansion that obviously happens while one strikes out in their convenience sector and reaches for his or her dream. the result's lovely and surprising.

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But He Doesn't Know the Territory by Meredith Willson

By Meredith Willson

Composer Meredith Willson as soon as defined The tune Man as “an Iowan’s try and pay tribute to his domestic state.” by no means as soon as forgetting his roots, Willson displays at the ups and downs, surprises and disappointments, and eventually successes of the making of 1 of America’s most well liked musicals. His whimsical, personable writing type will carry readers again in time with him to the Fifties to adventure firsthand the interesting trials and tribulations of constructing a Broadway masterpiece. A newfound admiration for The tune Man—and the fellow in the back of the music—is bound to follow.

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Mind, Morality, and Explanation: Selected Collaborations by Frank Jackson,Philip Pettit,Michael Smith

By Frank Jackson,Philip Pettit,Michael Smith

Frank Jackson, Philip Pettit, and Michael Smith were on the vanguard of philosophy in Australia for far of the final 20 years, and their collaborative paintings has had common impact in the course of the international. Mind, Morality, and Explanation collects the easiest of that paintings in one quantity, showcasing their seminal contributions to philosophical psychology, the idea of mental and social clarification, ethical conception, and ethical psychology.

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Identity: The Necessity of a Modern Idea (Intellectual by Gerald Izenberg

By Gerald Izenberg

Identity: the need of a latest Idea is the 1st accomplished historical past of identification because the resolution to the query, "who, or what, am I?" It covers the century from the top of global conflict I, while id during this feel first grew to become a subject matter for writers and philosophers, to 2010, whilst eu political leaders declared multiculturalism a failure simply as Canada, which pioneered it, was once hailing its good fortune. alongside the way in which the e-book examines Erik Erikson's thoughts of mental id and identification trouble, which made the note well-known; the flip to collective identification and the increase of id politics in Europe and the United States; forms and theories of crew identification; debates over accommodating collective identities inside liberal democracy; the connection among person and crew id; the postmodern critique of id as an idea; and the methods it still reworked the social sciences and changed our principles of ethics.

At a similar time the ebook is an issue for the validity and indispensability of id, correctly understood. identification used to be no longer an idea prior to the 20th century since it used to be taken with no consideration. The slaughter of worldwide battle I undermined the venerated identities of prewar Europe and, accordingly, the assumption of id as whatever goal and good was once thrown into query even as that individuals started to experience that it was once psychologically and socially worthy. we will not be at domestic in bodies, act successfully on the planet, or engage conveniently with others with no strong experience of who we're. Gerald Izenberg argues that, whereas it's a mistake to think that our identities are givens that we passively observe approximately ourselves, decreed via God, future, or nature, our most crucial identities have an goal origin in our existential state of affairs as our bodies, social beings, and creatures who aspire to that means and transcendence, in addition to within the legitimacy of our ancient particularity.

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The Ultimate Broadway Fake Book by Hal Leonard Corporation

By Hal Leonard Corporation

(Fake Book). This 5th version has been thoroughly revised and now contains over 820 criteria from 260 exhibits. excellent for pro gigging musicians or hobbyists who easily wish all their favorites in a single assortment! contains melody/lyrics/chords for: Ain't Misbehavin' * All I Ask of You * And All That Jazz * and i'm Telling You i am not Going * one other Op'nin', one other convey * one other Suitcase in one other corridor * on the Ballet * Any Dream Will Do * good looks and the Beast * sooner than the Parade Passes via * vast ladies do not Cry * carry Him domestic * Capped tooth and Caesar Salad * citadel on a Cloud * a transformation in Me * Circle of existence * shut each Door to Me * the colour red * Comedy this night * give some thought to your self * do not Cry for Me Argentina * Edelweiss * Footloose * gaining knowledge of You * Hakuna Matata * warmth Wave * hi, Dolly! * I Wanna Be a manufacturer * i am not donning undies this present day * If I stated I enjoyed You * The most unlikely Dream (The Quest) * It basically Takes a second * the sunshine within the Piazza * Love alterations every little thing * Mama, i am a tremendous woman Now * Mama Who Bore Me * Mamma Mia * reminiscence * My Junk * alone * humans * well known * organize Ye (The manner of the Lord) * Seasons of affection * 76 Trombones * The track That is going like This * Springtime for Hitler * The Surrey with the perimeter on best * there's Nothin' like a Dame * the following day * Transylvania Mania * try and bear in mind * and hundreds and hundreds more!

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Stages of Reality: Theatricality in Cinema by André Loiselle,Jeremy Maron

By André Loiselle,Jeremy Maron

A groundbreaking choice of unique essays, Stages of Reality establishes a brand new paradigm for realizing the courting among level and reveal media. This entire quantity explores the importance of theatricality inside of severe discourse approximately cinema and television.

Stages of Reality connects the speculation and perform of cinematic theatricality via conceptual analyses and shut readings of flicks together with The Matrix and There may be Blood. members light up how this mode of handle disrupts expectancies surrounding cinematic shape and content material, comparing thoughts similar to ostentatious performances, formal stagings, fragmentary montages, and strategies of discussion supply and move. Detailing connections among cinematic artifice and themes akin to politics, gender, and style, Stages of Reality permits readers to improve a transparent experience of the a number of reasons and makes use of of theatricality in film.

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Selfhood and Authenticity by Corey Anton

By Corey Anton

Explores the concept of selfhood within the wake of the post-structuralist debates.

Drawing upon quite a few influential thinkers of the 20 th century, together with Heidegger, Bakhtin, Merleau-Ponty, Sartre, Goffman, Schrag, and Taylor, Selfhood and Authenticity articulates the phenomenological structure through which social development is a true threat. Anton brings phenomenology and existential philosophy to wider audiences and makes complicated insights refreshingly lucid by way of systematically radicalizing and integrating the notions of embodiment, sociality, symbolicity, and temporality.

Corey Anton is Assistant Professor of verbal exchange at Grand Valley nation University.

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The Phenomenological Mind by Shaun Gallagher,Dan Zahavi

By Shaun Gallagher,Dan Zahavi

The Phenomenological Mind is the 1st e-book to correctly introduce primary questions on the brain from the point of view of phenomenology. Key questions and subject matters lined include:

  • • what's phenomenology?

  • • naturalizing phenomenology and the cognitive sciences

  • • phenomenology and consciousness

  • • awareness and self-consciousness

  • • time and consciousness

  • • intentionality

  • • the embodied mind

  • • action

  • • wisdom of alternative minds

  • • positioned and prolonged minds

  • • phenomenology and private identity.

This moment version encompasses a new preface, and revised and enhanced chapters. additionally integrated are invaluable good points comparable to bankruptcy summaries, courses to additional examining, and a thesaurus, making The Phenomenological Mind an awesome creation to key recommendations in phenomenology, cognitive technological know-how and philosophy of mind.

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