Mining and the Environment: From Ore to Metal

Mining and the Environment: From Ore to Metal PDF The history of mining is replete with controversy, much of it relating to environmental damage and consequent community outrage. Over recent decades there has been increasing pressure to improve the environmental and social performance of mining operations, particularly in developing countries. The industry has responded by… Continue reading Mining and the Environment: From Ore to Metal

Present at the Creation: Discovering the Higgs Boson

Present at the Creation: Discovering the Higgs Boson PDF The Large Hadron Collider is the biggest, and by far the most powerful, machine ever built. A project of CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, its audacious purpose is to re-create, in a 16.5-mile-long circular tunnel under the French-Swiss countryside, the immensely hot and dense… Continue reading Present at the Creation: Discovering the Higgs Boson

Entrepreneurship in a European Perspective: Concepts for the Creation and Growth of New Ventures

Entrepreneurship in a European Perspective: Concepts for the Creation and Growth of New Ventures PDF One of the most frequently debated issues in management relates to the reasons for success and failure of new companies, corporate initiatives and projects. This textbook focuses on the management challenges of founding a new venture and managing its growth… Continue reading Entrepreneurship in a European Perspective: Concepts for the Creation and Growth of New Ventures

From Noah to Israel: Realization of the Primaeval Blessing After the Flood (The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies)

From Noah to Israel: Realization of the Primaeval Blessing After the Flood (The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies) PDF The primaeval blessing, ‘Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth,’ first announced to humankind in Genesis 1.28 is renewed to Noah and his sons after the flood in Genesis 9.1. There is widespread scholarly… Continue reading From Noah to Israel: Realization of the Primaeval Blessing After the Flood (The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies)

Origins of Political Extremism: Mass Violence in the Twentieth Century and Beyond

Origins of Political Extremism: Mass Violence in the Twentieth Century and Beyond PDF Political extremism is one of the most pernicious, destructive and nihilistic forms of human expression. During the 20th century, in excess of 100 million people had their lives taken from them as the result of extremist violence. In this wide-ranging book Manus… Continue reading Origins of Political Extremism: Mass Violence in the Twentieth Century and Beyond

A Business and Labour History of Britain: Case studies of Britain in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

A Business and Labour History of Britain: Case studies of Britain in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries PDF By bringing together and critically engaging with accounts of certain themes in business and labour history, and utilizing original research, this book aims to widen understanding of industrial society and provide a background to further study and… Continue reading A Business and Labour History of Britain: Case studies of Britain in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

The God Gene: How Faith is Hardwired into our Genes

The God Gene: How Faith is Hardwired into our Genes PDF LEADING GENETICIST DEAN HAMER CRACKS THE “CODE” BEHIND WHY WE ARE PREDISPOSED TO BELIEVE IN GOD. IN A BOOK THAT BRIDGES THE GAP BETWEEN RELIGION AND SCIENCE, HAMER BRILLIANTLY ILLUMINATES HOW OUR INCLINATION TOWARD FAITH IS INFLUENCED BY OUR GENES.The overwhelming majority of Americans… Continue reading The God Gene: How Faith is Hardwired into our Genes