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  • Fischkochbuch für Gourmetsby ALBRECHT

    Birkhäuser Basel 2013; US$ 39.48


  • Violence in Medieval Courtly Literatureby Albrecht Classen

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.91

    Although courtly literature is often associated with a chivalrous and idyllic life, the fifteen original essays in this collection demonstrate that the quest for love in the world of medieval courtly literature was underpinned by violence. Lovers were rejected, mistrust ruled, rape was a rampant problem, and marriage was often characterized by brutality.... more...

  • Social Intelligenceby Karl Albrecht

    Wiley 2005; US$ 17.50

    Karl Albrecht defines social intelligence (SI) as the ability to get along well with others while winning their cooperation. SI is a combination of sensitivity to the needs and interests of others, sometimes called your “social radar,” an attitude of generosity and consideration, and a set of practical skills for interacting successfully with people... more...

  • Elasticity and Plasticity of Large Deformationsby Albrecht Bertram

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 83.89

    This book is based on the lecture notes of courses given by the author over the last decade at the Otto-von-Guericke University of Magdeburg and the Technical University of Berlin. Since the author is concerned with researching material the­ ory and, in particular, elasto-plasticity, these courses were intended to bring the students close to the frontiers... more...

  • Practical Intelligenceby Karl Albrecht

    Wiley 2007; US$ 17.50

    Karl Albrecht’s bestselling book Social Intelligence showed us how dealing with people and social situations can determine success both at work and in life. Now, in this groundbreaking book Practical Intelligence, Albrecht takes the next step and explains how practical intelligence (PI) qualifies as one of the key life skills and offers... more...

  • The Medieval Chastity Beltby Albrecht Classen

    Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 105.00

    The chastity belt is one of those objects people have commonly identified with the ?dark? Middle Ages. This book analyzes the origin of this myth and demonstrates how a convenient misconception, or rather contorted imagination, of an allegedly historical practice has led to profoundly erroneous interpretations of alleged control mechanisms used by... more...

  • Morbus Bechterewby Albrecht Falkenbach

    Springer Vienna 2005; US$ 118.44

    Selten hatte eine Krankheit soviel Mutlosigkeit hervorgerufen wie die Spondylarthritis - kylosans: bei den Betroffenen, weil viele einem unausweichlich scheinenden Schicksal e- gegengingen, das zwar unterschiedliche Facetten aufwies, aber zumeist unangenehme und in ihrem Ausmaß nicht vorhersagbare; und bei den Ärzten durch das bisherige Bewusstsein... more...

  • History of Banach Spaces and Linear Operatorsby Albrecht Pietsch

    Birkhäuser Boston 2007; US$ 164.44

    make it look much more logical, but actually it happens quite differently. • Atiyah [2004 ] The monographs A. F. Monna: Functional Analysis in Historical Perspective (1973), and J. Dieudonne: ´ History of Functional Analysis (1981), as well as all articles devoted to the history of functional analysis deal only with the development before 1950. Now... more...

  • Elasticity and Plasticity of Large Deformationsby Albrecht Bertram

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2008; US$ 70.47

    This updated and revised second edition of Elasticity and Plasticity of Large Deformations offers a careful introduction to modern non-linear mechanics. It presents in detail the used mathematical tools, such as tensor algebra and analysis. more...

  • Sexuality in the Middle Ages and Early Modern Timesby Albrecht Classen

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 149.99

    Sexuality is one of the most influential factors in human life. The responses to and reflections upon the manifestations of sexuality provide fascinating insights into fundamental aspects of medieval and early-modern culture. This interdisciplinary volume with articles written by social historians, literary historians, musicologists, art... more...