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- Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2004; US$ 18.95
This volume is designed as a companion to the standard undergraduate mythology textbooks or, when assigned alongside the central Greek and Roman works, as a source-based alternative to those textbooks. In addition to the complete texts of the Homeric Hymns and Hesiod's Theogony , this collection provides generous selections from over 50 texts... more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2011; US$ 14.09
Living in Rome under Caligula and later a tutor to Nero, Seneca witnessed the extremes of human behaviour. His shocking and bloodthirsty plays not only reflect a brutal period of history but also show how guilt, sorrow, anger and desire lead individuals to violence. The hero of Hercules Insane saves his own family from slaughter, only to commit further... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95
Philosophical naturalism is taken to be the preferred and reigning epistemology and metaphysics that underwrites many ideas and knowledge claims. But what if we cannot know reality on that basis? What if the institution of science is threatened by its reliance on naturalism? R. Scott Smith argues in a fresh way that we cannot know reality on the... more...
- Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2014; US$ 21.95
"Terrific . . . exactly the sort of collection we have long needed: one offering a wide range of texts, both literary and documentary, and that--with the inclusion of Sulpicia and Perpetua--allows students to hear the voices of actual women from the ancient world. The translations themselves are fluid; the inclusion of long extracts allows students... more...
- Crossway 2007; US$ 16.99
R. Scott Smith surveys the influence of postmodernism and presentsthe claims of several Christian postmodern authors, including twokey leaders in the Emerging Church. He uses their ideas as astarting point for a thorough critique of postmodernism, testing itagainst Scripture, reason, and logic, and evaluating its strengthsand weaknesses. He assesses... more...
- Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2007; US$ 12.95
By offering, for the first time in a single edition, complete English translations of Apollodorus' Library and Hyginus' Fabulae --the two most important surviving "handbooks" of classical mythography--this volume enables readers to compare the two's versions of the most important Greek and Roman myths. A General Introduction sets the Library... more...
- Lexington Books 2012; US$ 52.99
This book presents case studies of various athletes, sports, and public relations scenarios with prescriptive advice for those attempting to repair athletic reputations. This invaluable study is an essential resource for graduate and upper-level undergraduate courses in sports communication and popular culture. more...
- Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2016; US$ 18.95
This new edition of Anthology of Classical Myth offers selections from key Near Eastern texts?the Babylonian Epic of Gilgamesh, Epic of Creation (Enuma Elish), and Atrahasis; the Hittite Song of Emergence; and the flood story from the book of Genesis?thereby enabling students to explore the many similarities between ancient Greek and Mesopotamian mythology... more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 195.00 US$ 169.00
Closing a gap in the scientifi c literature, this first comprehensive introduction to the topic is based on current best practice in one of the largest pharmaceutical companies worldwide. The first chapters trace the development of our understanding of drug metabolite toxicity, covering basic concepts and techniques in the process, while the second... more...
- Little, Brown Book Group 2012; US$ 0.99
What Will Come After - Scott Edelman "When Peter Crowther agreed to collect my many zombie short stories for publication by PS Publishing," recalls the Scott Edelman, "he asked only one thing of me - that I write a new piece of fiction for the volume to entice readers who might already be familiar with my undead oeuvre . Which I, of course, immediately... more...