The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,508,729 members ⚫ 2,065,349 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books

Most popular at the top

  • Happiness and Educationby Nel Noddings

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 28.00

    This book explores what we might teach if we take happiness seriously as an aim of education. more...

  • Starting At Homeby Nel Noddings

    University of California Press 2002; US$ 15.95

    Nel Noddings, one of the central figures in the contemporary discussion of ethics and moral education, argues that caring--a way of life learned at home--can be extended into a theory that guides social policy. Tackling issues such as capital punishment, drug treatment, homelessness, mental illness, and abortion, Noddings inverts traditional philosophical... more...

  • Critical Lessonsby Nel Noddings

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 24.00

    This book concentrates on the critical, reflective thinking that should be taught in high schools. more...

  • Vielstimmige Rede vom Unsagbarenby Jochen Schmidt

    De Gruyter 2006; US$ 210.00

    This study presents an interpretation of Kierkegaard?s writings ?Either / Or,? ?Repetition,? and ?Fear and Trembling? against the backdrop of postmodern philosophy of religion. more...

  • Die Kirchen- und die antireformatorische Religionspolitik Kaiser Karls V. in den siebzehn Provinzen der Niederlande 1515-1555by Jochen A. Fühner

    BRILL 2004; US$ 176.00

    This publication provides new information about the rule of Charles V in the Netherlands, the role of the regents, the submission of the church to secular power, as well as the struggle of the government against Reformation thinking and the introduction of an inquisitorial system. more...

  • Global Positioningby Nel Samama

    Wiley 2008; US$ 128.00

    From stars to terrestrial networks and satellites From outdoors to indoors From ancient to future applications From techniques to technologies . . . The field of radionavigation signals and systems has seen significant growth in recent years. Satellite systems are very efficient, but owing to their limited exposure and/or availability in some... more...

  • Optimal Risk-Return Trade-Offs of Commercial Banksby Jochen Kühn

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; Not Available

    1.1 Problem Statement and Research Question Active loan portfolio management is becoming more and more imp- tant. In the year 2004, European banks sold credits worth EUR 249 billion. Big deals were made by the German banks Hypo Real Estate (EUR 3.6 billion) and Dresdner Bank (EUR 1.2 billion). In addition, credit exchanges were established which made... more...

  • Sovereign Default Risk Valuationby Jochen Andritzky

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; US$ 159.00

    Past cycles of sovereign lending and default in emerging markets suggest that debt crises will recur at some point. In addressing debt crises it has proven helpful to distinguish between situations of illiquidity and insolvency. Solutions range from a voluntary debt swap to a soft or hard restructuring. This book shows why investors should reckon... more...

  • The Politics of Economic Inequality in Developing Countriesby Philip Nel

    Palgrave Macmillan 2008; US$ 110.00

    Inequalities of wealth and income have a significant impact for the achievement of economic, political and human development in developing counties. This book argues that a high level of economic inequality undermines a country's growth potential, retards the development of social capital, and encourages corruption. more...

  • Kommerzialisierung des menschlichen Körpersby Jochen Taupitz

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 84.99

    Der "Rohstoff Mensch" spielt aufgrund der medizinisch-wissenschaftlichen Entwicklung eine immer größer werdende Rolle. Kaum ein Teil des menschlichen Körpers, der nicht medizinisch, wissenschaftlich oder kosmetisch genutzt werden kann. Gleichwohl sind der Ausschöpfung dieser Möglichkeiten offenbar ethische und rechtliche Grenzen gesetzt. Dies gilt... more...