Download Sudden death and the myth of CPR by Stefan Timmermans PDF

By Stefan Timmermans

Unexpected dying and the parable of CPR is for a person who has taken a CPR direction or who believes the pictures from tv dramas. it's also for households of sufferers and survivors of CPR. it is going to interact emergency team of workers, others within the clinical box, and an individual concerned about moral problems with loss of life and demise.

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Download The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Literary Studies PDF

The Oxford guide of Cognitive Literary experiences applies advancements in cognitive technological know-how to quite a lot of literary texts that span a number of historic sessions and various nationwide literary traditions. the quantity is split into 5 elements: (1) Narrative, heritage, mind's eye; (2) feelings and Empathy; (3) the hot subconscious; (4) Empirical and Qualitative reports of Literature; and (5) Cognitive conception and Literary adventure. such a lot significantly, the amount beneficial properties case reports representing not only North American and British literary traditions, but in addition Argentinian (Jorge Luis Borges, Julio Cortázar), chinese language (Cao Xueqin), Colombian (García Márquez), Dominican (Junot Díaz), German (Theodore Fontane), French (Marcel Proust, Gustave Flaubert), Indian (Mirabai, Rabindranath Tagore, Kamala Markandaya, Mani Ratnam, Tito Mukhopadhyay), Mexican (Fernando del Paso), Polish (Krystof Kieslowski), Puerto Rican (Giannina Braschi), Russian (Lev Tolstoi), South African (J. M. Coetzee), and Spanish (Leopoldo Alas). additionally, the quantity will conceal quite a few sessions (e.g., Renaissance, Eighteenth century, Romantic, Victorian, and Modernist, and post-modern classes) and genres, together with these linked to pop culture, equivalent to technological know-how fiction (China Mieville), myth (Anne Rice), and photograph narratives (Rius's Los supermachos and Gilbert Hernandez's Troublemakers).

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Download Voyage au bout de la nuit by Louis-Ferdinand Céline PDF

By Louis-Ferdinand Céline

'– Bardamu, qu'il me fait alors gravement et un peu triste, nos pères nous valaient bien, n'en dis pas de mal!...

– T'as raison, Arthur, pour ça t'as raison! Haineux et dociles, violés, volés, étripés et couillons toujours, ils nous valaient bien! Tu peux le dire! Nous ne changeons pas! Ni de chaussettes, ni de maîtres, ni d'opinions, ou bien si tard, que ça n'en vaut plus los angeles peine. On est nés fidèles, on en crève nous autres! Soldats gratuits, héros pour tout le monde et singes parlants, mots qui souffrent, on est nous les mignons du Roi Misère. C'est lui qui nous possède! Quand on est pas sage, il serre... On a ses doigts autour du cou, toujours, ça gêne pour parler, faut faire bien recognition si on tient à pouvoir manger... Pour des riens, il vous étrangle... C'est pas une vie...

– Il y a l'amour, Bardamu!

– Arthur, l'amour c'est l'infini mis à los angeles portée des caniches et j'ai ma dignité moi! que je lui réponds.'

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Download Mid-sized Manufacturing Companies: The New Driver of Italian by Fulvio Coltorti, Riccardo Resciniti, Annalisa Tunisini, PDF

By Fulvio Coltorti, Riccardo Resciniti, Annalisa Tunisini, Riccardo Varaldo

The constitution of Italian is characterised by means of a predominance of small sized businesses and the presence of only a few huge businesses. for a very long time a conviction used to be shared between students and practitioners that the power and protection of Italian have been according to its commercial districts, that's, the approach of interdependent and co-localized small businesses which derive their aggressive strength from a good and effective department of labour. This booklet stresses the concept that a brand new, important and promising phenomenon for the competitiveness of Italian is concentrated on mid-sized businesses, and the structures of interconnected businesses that shape a constituent a part of their enterprise version. those businesses, which originate mostly from districts and different neighborhood construction platforms, are a robust entrepreneurial strength complementing the districts that experience characterised Italy and made Italian well-known world wide. A quantitative and qualitative research of those corporations is supplied during this publication. company types and techniques applied by way of a few profitable Italian mid-sized production businesses also are explored. results by way of administration and business regulations are supplied. a last examine the German Mittelstand offers an invaluable comparison.

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Download Managing Global Health Security: The World Health by A. Kamradt-Scott PDF

By A. Kamradt-Scott

Drawing on insights from foreign association and securitization conception, the writer investigates the area overall healthiness association and the way its method of international overall healthiness defense has replaced and tailored considering that its construction in 1948. He additionally examines the organization's customers for dealing with international healthiness safeguard now and into the longer term.

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Download Experiencing Politics: A Legislator's Stories of Government by John E. McDonough PDF

By John E. McDonough

John E. McDonough provides an extraordinary glimpse into the perform of nation politics during this insider's account of the attention-grabbing interface among political technological know-how and real-life politics. A member of the Massachusetts condominium of Representatives for 13 years and a talented storyteller, McDonough eloquently weaves jointly tales of politics and coverage with enticing theoretical versions in a fashion that illuminates either the speculation and the perform. through supplying a hyperlink among scholarship and the area of expertise, he communicates a lot in regards to the essence of consultant democracy. within the strategy, he demonstrates how politics expand past the general public sphere into many features of existence concerning different values and pursuits. McDonough describes the character of clash, the position of pursuits, time table surroundings, the character and velocity of swap, using language, and extra. obtainable, insightful, and unique, his tales contact on a vast diversity of issues--including well-being care politics, campaigns, and elections; a road gang referred to as the X-men; the loss of life penalty; crusade finance reform, and tenants as opposed to landlords. To the writer, politics is in every single place and political dynamics are common. whereas the atmosphere for this e-book is one legislature, the teachings and insights are meant for everybody.

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Download Wykked wyves and the woes of marriage : misogamous by Elizabeth M. Makowski (Editor) Katharina M. Wilson PDF

By Elizabeth M. Makowski (Editor) Katharina M. Wilson

The mistrust and hatred of matrimony is a habitual subject in Western literature. during this quantity, Wilson and Makowski express that during their repeated imagery, non-stop topics, and rhetorical units, misogamous texts heavily parallel and mirror monetary and demographic shifts, and theological and felony innovation. research of the literature demonstrates a hyperlink among the growing to be secularism and careerism of the overdue center a long time and the relief of women's social prestige and public options.

"The leader advantage of the learn is that it makes available for the 1st time a tremendous and miscellaneous culture that's totally the most important to medieval scholarship and to either medieval and basic feminist stories. since it is targeted on texts, meticulously paraphrasing them, it offers a lucid witness to the evidence of the culture, to the present winds of impact, and to the shifts within the culture because the author matches it to his own cultural agendas. it's impressively researched and the common sense of its old and literary research is so impeccable that the distinction among pristine technique and nasty content material is typically delightful." -- Elizabeth P. Armstrong, college of Cincinnati

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Download Understanding Health Policy: A Clinical Approach, 4 e 2004 by Thomas S. Bodenheimer, Kevin Grumbach PDF

By Thomas S. Bodenheimer, Kevin Grumbach

"This hugely readable textual content offers a wide yet particular photograph of the way healthiness care is equipped and allotted within the United States." -Annals of inner medication, at the First version the number 1 textual content on healthiness coverage, this famous booklet presents a quick creation to U.S. health and wellbeing care coverage by means of prime specialists who're themselves training physicians. The Fourth variation good points the most recent info on expense containment, medical health insurance, controlled care, health facility money, and the recent two-tier version of healthcare professional compensation.

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