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Product Description: According to Aristotle, a well-crafted recognition scene is one of the basic constituents of a successful narrative. It is the point when hidden facts and identities come to light-in the classic instance, a son discovers in horror that his wife is his mother and his children are his siblings...read more

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9781474413725 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, October 1, 2016, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: According to Aristotle, a well-crafted recognition scene is one of the basic constituents of a successful narrative.

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Product Description: Influenza is a Latin word which carries the meaning “to influence” and is basically an infectious or a contagious disease primarily caused by the RNA viruses belonging to the family Orthomyxoviridae that affects the birds and mammals exclusively...read more

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9781506010335 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 6, 2015, cover price $6.75 | About this edition: Influenza is a Latin word which carries the meaning “to influence” and is basically an infectious or a contagious disease primarily caused by the RNA viruses belonging to the family Orthomyxoviridae that affects the birds and mammals exclusively.

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Product Description: The Christian faith has the allegiance of one third of the human race. It has succeeded in influencing civilization to such a degree that we now take its existence almost for granted. Yet it might all have been so different. Christianity began with the words and deeds of an obscure village carpenter's son who died a shameful criminal's death at the hands of the Roman occupiers of his country: itself an insignificant outpost of the powerful ruling Empire...read more

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9781848853829 | Tauris Academic Studies, March 15, 2011, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: The Christian faith has the allegiance of one third of the human race.

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9781848853836 | I B Tauris & Co Ltd, March 15, 2011, cover price $26.00
9780201005233, titled "Organization Development: Its Nature, Origins, and Prospects" | Addison-Wesley, June 1, 1969, cover price $25.10 | also contains Organization Development: Its Nature, Origins, and Prospects | About this edition: Title is descriptive of nature of book.

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Product Description: One needs to be a lunatic to become a Christian, the 19th century Danish philosopher Soren Kierkegaard once observed. Had he lived in the 20th century he might have discerned even more of an obstacle to faith. For during the last century the human condition changed more rapidly than during any previous era, taking that condition far away from the historical circumstances in which Christianity was born...read more

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9781845119553, titled "Twentieth Century Theologians: A New Introduction to Modern Christian Thought" | Tauris Academic Studies, January 5, 2010, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: One needs to be a lunatic to become a Christian, the 19th century Danish philosopher Soren Kierkegaard once observed.

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9781845119560, titled "Twentieth-Century Theologians: A New Introduction to Modern Christian Though" | Tauris Academic Studies, January 5, 2010, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: One needs to be a lunatic to become a Christian, the 19th century Danish philosopher Soren Kierkegaard once observed.

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Product Description: This book is a study of anagnorisis/recognition: an important aspect in the ways in which narratives in general are structured and thematic. Beginning with an analysis of The Maqamat and related picaresque narratives, Philip Kennedy also considers the Koran and Hadith as religious narratives; some mystical narratives, and edifying anecdotage, romance in The Arabian Nights and Sira, Aristotle's poetics in the Arabian sphere, some Ishmaili narratives of clandestine travel and emergence, as well as some thoughts on the modern novel...read more

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9780415297745, titled "Recognition in Arabic Islamic Literature: Anagnorisis in the Narrative Tradition" | 1 edition (Curzon Pr, May 13, 2013), cover price $85.00 | About this edition: This book is a study of anagnorisis/recognition: an important aspect in the ways in which narratives in general are structured and thematic.

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Product Description: Philip Kennedy argues that any strategy which seeks to rejuvenate Christianity by repeating age-old doctrines and resisting far-reaching conceptual reconstructions is doomed. He proposes that traditional Christian theology must extensively change many of its formulae and theses because of a multitude of modern social, historical, and intellectual revolutions...read more

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9781845110093 | Tauris Academic Studies, May 6, 2006, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Philip Kennedy argues that any strategy which seeks to rejuvenate Christianity by repeating age-old doctrines and resisting far-reaching conceptual reconstructions is doomed.

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9781845110109 | Tauris Academic Studies, May 6, 2006, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: This annual volume from the Worldwatch Institute gives prominence to key trends that too often escape the attention of the news media, world leaders and economic experts.

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Product Description: Fifteen essays on literature, linguistics, history and epigraphy. Contents include: Maysir-gambling in early Arabic poetry ( N Jamil ); the Qu'ran as a source of law: the case of zakat (alms-tax) ( Y Dutton ); On the difficulty of knowing mediaeval Arab authors: the case of Abu I-Faraj and pseudo-Isfahani ( H Kilpatrick ); Mahfuz's urban battlegrounds ( R Ostle ); Inscriptions of companions of the prophet in the Merv Oasis ( V Porter ); Muslim jizya-payers in Christian Sicily ( J Johns ); The Mu'allaqat in the west: a brief bibliographical survey ( H Bleaney ); Theomnestus of Nicopolis, Hunayn ibn Ishaq, and the beginnings of Islamic veterinary science ( R Hoyland ); Historians and the Arabic biographical dictionary ( P Auchterlonie )...read more
By Robert Hoyland (editor), Alan Jones (editor) and Philip Kennedy (editor)

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9780906094501 | Gibb Memorial Trust, October 30, 2004, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Fifteen essays on literature, linguistics, history and epigraphy.

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Product Description: Edward Schillebeeckx has become especially well known for his writings on Jesus and on ministry. This book traces his thoughts on these matters. But it also highlights his way of explaining how, and in what sense, human beings know God the Creator.

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9780814655023 | Liturgical Pr, March 1, 1994, cover price $3.24 | About this edition: Edward Schillebeeckx has become especially well known for his writings on Jesus and on ministry.

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