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Grundriss der vergleichenden Grammatik der indogermanischen Sprachen: Volume 2, Part 2 (Repost)

Karl Brugmann, "Grundriss der vergleichenden Grammatik der indogermanischen Sprachen: Volume 2, Part 2"
Publisher: Cambridge University Press | German | ISBN: 1108006515 | 2010 | 392 pages | PDF | 7,2 MB

The monumental, multi-volume comparative grammar of the Indo-European languages by Karl Brugmann (1849–1919) provided a synthesis of the first 70 years of research in a rapidly-developing academic subject, and identified areas for future investigation. Volume 2, split into three parts, covers morphology, roots and inflection, beginning with nouns and continuing with pronouns and verbs.
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Nanodesign: Some Basic Questions (Repost)

Nanodesign: Some Basic Questions by Wolfram Schommers
Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company | 2014 | ISBN: 9814520349 | English | 200 Pages | PDF | 3,15 MB

There is no doubt that nanoscience will be the dominant direction for technology in this century, and that this science will influence our lives to a large extent as well as open completely new perspectives on all scientific and technological disciplines.
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Biological Relatives: IVF, Stem Cells, and the Future of Kinship (Repost)

Biological Relatives: IVF, Stem Cells, and the Future of Kinship by Sarah Franklin
Publisher: Duke University Press Books | 2013 | ISBN: 0822354993, 0822354853 | English | 376 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Thirty-five years after its initial success as a form of technologically assisted human reproduction, and five million miracle babies later, in vitro fertilization (IVF) has become a routine procedure worldwide. In Biological Relatives, Sarah Franklin explores how the normalization of IVF has changed how both technology and biology are understood.
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Sane New World: Taming the Mind (Repost)

Ruby Wax, "Sane New World: Taming the Mind"
Publisher: Hodder Paperbacks | 2014 | ISBN: 1444755757, 1444755730 | 272 pages | EPUB + MOBI | (0,7 + 1,3) MB

Ruby Wax - comedian, writer and mental health campaigner - shows us how our minds can jeopardize our sanity.
With her own periods of depression and now a Masters from Oxford in Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy to draw from, she explains how our busy, chattering, self-critical thoughts drive us to anxiety and stress.
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