By Elizabeth Siegel Watkins,Jeremy A Greene,Jeremy A. Greene
America has had a protracted love affair with the prescription. it truly is even more than the written "script" or a synthetic drugs, professionally disbursed and brought, and price thousands of thousands of greenbacks a yr. As an item, it really is uniquely illustrative of the advanced kinfolk one of the manufacturers, services, and shoppers of medication in smooth the United States.
The story of the prescription is one in all consistent struggles over and alterations in clinical and healing authority. Stakeholders around the biomedical firm have alternately upheld and resisted, supported and critiqued, and subverted and reworked the facility of the prescription. Who prescribes? What do they prescribe? How do they make a decision what to prescribe? those questions set a society-wide schedule that alterations with the days and profoundly shifts the clinical panorama. studying medicinal drugs separately, as periods, and as a part of the social geography of well-being care, participants to this quantity discover the heritage of prescribing, together with over the counter contraceptives, the patient’s adventure of filling opioid prescriptions, restraints on doctor autonomy in prescribing antibiotics, the sufferer package deal insert, and different regulatory matters in medication in the course of postwar America.
The first authoritative examine the historical past of the prescription itself, Prescribed is a groundbreaking ebook that subtly explores the politics of healing authority and the family among wisdom and perform in smooth medicine.
By Marguerite Deslauriers,Pierre Destrée
By Susan James
By KINSLOW FRANK
By Martin W. Bauer,Rajesh Shukla,Nick Allum
This publication bargains the 1st comparative account of the adjustments and stabilities of public perceptions of technology in the US, France, China, Japan, and throughout Europe over the last few a long time. The members deal with the effect of cultural elements; the query of technology and faith and its effect on specific advancements (e.g. stem mobile research); and the demarcation of technological know-how from non-science in addition to concerns together with the ‘incommensurability’ as opposed to ‘cognitive polyphasia’ and the cognitive (in)tolerance of alternative platforms of data.
By Xunzi,Eric L. Hutton
This is the 1st entire, one-volume English translation of the traditional chinese language textual content Xunzi, some of the most broad, refined, and stylish works within the culture of Confucian suggestion. via essays, poetry, dialogues, and anecdotes, the Xunzi offers a extra systematic imaginative and prescient of the Confucian excellent than the fragmented sayings of Confucius and Mencius, articulating a Confucian point of view on ethics, politics, conflict, language, psychology, human nature, ritual, and song, between different issues. aimed toward basic readers and scholars of chinese language concept, Eric Hutton's translation makes the complete textual content of this significant paintings extra available in English than ever before.
Named for its purported writer, the Xunzi (literally, "Master Xun") has lengthy been missed in comparison to works equivalent to the Analects of Confucius and the Mencius. but curiosity within the Xunzi has grown in fresh many years, and the textual content provides a way more systematic imaginative and prescient of the Confucian excellent than the fragmented sayings of Confucius and Mencius. in a single recognized, specific distinction to them, the Xunzi argues that human nature is undesirable. despite the fact that, it additionally permits that individuals can turn into sturdy via rituals and associations proven by means of previous sages. certainly, the most function of the Xunzi is to induce humans to turn into nearly as good as attainable, either for his or her personal sakes and for the sake of peace and order within the world.
In this variation, key words are constantly translated to help realizing and line numbers are supplied for simple reference. different positive factors contain a concise advent, a timeline of early chinese language heritage, an inventory of significant names and phrases, cross-references, short explanatory notes, a bibliography, and an index.
By William N. Beach
By Arthur Moritz Schoenflies
Arthur Moritz Schoenflies, deutscher Mathematiker (1853-1928)
«Einführung in die Hauptgesetze der Zeichnerischen Darstellungsmethoden», von Arthur Moritz Schoenflies. Ein dynamisches Inhaltsverzeichnis ermöglicht den direkten Zugriff auf die verschiedenen Abschnitte.
- Die Grundgesetze
- Die Praktischen Regeln Der Zeichnerischen Darstellung
- Die Grundgesetze Der Perspektiven Beziehung
- Die Parallelperspektive Lage
- Die Unendlichfernen Elemente
- Anwendung Auf Einige Zeichnerische Aufgaben
- Die Allgemeinen Gesetze Der Ebenen Darstellung Räumlicher Figuren
- Die Zeichnerische Darstellung Der Räumlichen Figuren
- Herstellung Der Bilder Aus Grundriss Und Aufriss
- Punkt, Gerade Und Ebene In Grundriss Und Aufriss
- Metrische Verhältnisse Im Grundriss Und Aufriss
- Die Einführung Neuer Projektionsebenen
- Die Axonometrie
- Der Scheinbare Umriss
- Die Stereographische Projektion
- Die aid- Und Theaterperspektive
- Hier Kommen Insbesondere Folgende Tatsachen In Betracht