Posts Tagged ‘Century’

Smoking Will Kill 200 Million In China This Century, Report Says

Habitual smoking in China is set to kill more than 200 million people this century, a new report from the World Health Organization and United Nations Development Program said. The deaths will come from primarily poor areas of the country, “unless critical steps are taken to reduce China’s dependency on tobacco,” the report,   released […]

Here’s How Authorities In The Mid-20th Century Tried To Ruin Queer Lives

Lillian Faderman, a scholar on queer issues, has been writing about the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community for years. But in her newest book titled The Gay Revolution: The Story of the Struggle, she dives deep into queer history and told HuffPost Live on Wednesday she was “astonished” to learn the lengths authorities in the mid-20th century […]

Consuming Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century

Consuming Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century Consuming Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century aims to bring together detailed analyses of the cultural myths, or fictions, of consumption that have shaped discourses on consumer practices from the eighteenth century onwards. Individual essays provide an excitingly diverse range of perspectives, including musicology, philosophy, history, and art […]

A 21st Century Parable-The Baker and The Lord

The hippopotamus’s day Is passed in sleep; at night he hunts; God works in a mysterious way- The Church can sleep and feed at once. T.S.Eliot, The Hippopotamus The Lord works in mysterious ways and that explains the actions of Masterpiece Cakeshop owner and baker, Jack Phillips. One of the things Jack loves to do […]

New Century Philosophy

New Century Philosophy In this powerful re-examination of the purpose and direction of philosophy for the new century O''Hear engages with our most pressing questions. Is there knowledge outside of science? Does religion still have meaning and coherence today? What is beauty and why do so few contemporary artists believe in it? In making a […]

Congress Must Pass 21st Century Cures Act Now

This is an incredibly exciting time in biomedical research. New discoveries are announced almost every week that bring us closer to managing cancer and other life-threatening diseases. We are attacking these illnesses at the molecular and genetic levels. In cancer, for example, scientists have gone beyond treating the specific organ plagued by a primary tumor […]

The Rise of Cities in the 21st Century

By Véronique Herry-Saint-Onge, member of the Leaders of Tomorrow community The 21st century is seeing an incredible power shift and power dynamic with the rise of cities as socio-economic and political actors on national and world stages. Around the world, municipal orders of government are typically the smallest order of government, often depending on another […]

21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Guide to Services Contingency Planning: Beddown (Air Force Handbook 10-247, Volume 1) – BEAR Systems, Prime RIBS, Shelters and Tents

21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Guide to Services Contingency Planning: Beddown (Air Force Handbook 10-247, Volume 1) – BEAR Systems, Prime RIBS, Shelters and Tents This guide provides planners with an overview of the beddown assets, tasks, and basic procedures required for Air and Space Expeditionary Force (AEF) bare base operations. It introduces the AEF […]

21st Century: Successful Blend of Spiritual Professionalism in Leadership

The second blog in my leadership profile series. Ian Gardner is a reluctant achiever; an introvert by nature, he’s a builder creating extraordinarily successful, bold visions. He comes across as a very corporate guy, who possesses a lot of clarity and insight — people meet him and sense something different about his energy; they always […]

20th Century Photography

20th Century Photography Cologne’s Museum Ludwig was the first museum of contemporary art to devote a substantial section to international photography. Derived from the L Fritz Gruber collection, this book provides insight into the collection’s rich diversity; from conceptual art to abstraction to reportage, all of the major movements and genres are represented. Price: $ […]

President Obama Speaks on Working Families in a 21st Century Economy

On January 15, 2015, President Obama travelled to Charmington’s Café in North Baltimore, Maryland to talk about the workplace policies we need to help working Americans balance their careers with their needs of their families. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high […]

The Jewish Century

The Jewish Century This masterwork of interpretative history begins with a bold declaration: The Modern Age is the Jewish Age-and we are all, to varying degrees, Jews. The assertion is, of course, metaphorical. But it underscores Yuri Slezkine’s provocative thesis. Not only have Jews adapted better than many other groups to living in the modern […]

President Obama Creates the Task Force on 21st Century Policing

Watch on YouTube Trust between law enforcement agencies and the people they protect and serve is essential to the stability of our communities, the integrity of our criminal justice system, and the safe and effective delivery of policing services. In light of the recent events in Ferguson, Staten Island, Cleveland, and around the country, the […]

21st Century Celiac Disease Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians, including Celiac Sprue, Gluten-sensitive Enteropathy, Nontropical Sprue, Gluten Intolerance

21st Century Celiac Disease Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians, including Celiac Sprue, Gluten-sensitive Enteropathy, Nontropical Sprue, Gluten Intolerance This comprehensive compilation provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation’s health experts about celiac disease, also known as celiac sprue, gluten-sensitive enteropathy, nontropical sprue, and gluten intolerance. Starting with the basics, and […]

World Century Compendium to TCM, 1

World Century Compendium to TCM, 1 Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), with a history of thousands of years, is the crystallization of the ancient Chinese's experiences in their struggle against diseases. It is also an integral part of the Chinese's splendid culture. Under the influence and direction of classic Chinese philosophies, it has undergone long-term medical […]

Bringing Our Workplace Policies into the 21st Century

In this week’s address, the President previewed the first-ever White House Summit on Working Families, where he will bring together business leaders and workers to discuss the challenges that working parents face every day and lift up solutions that are good for these families and American businesses. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As […]

21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Veterinary Service Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures Field Manual – FM 8-10-18 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)

21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Veterinary Service Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures Field Manual – FM 8-10-18 (Value-Added Professional Format Series) Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Veterinary Service Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures Field Manual (FM 8-10-18 covers the role of veterinary support in military operations.Some highlights of the contents:Veterinary Mission – a. […]

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21st Century Beauty Bible

21st Century Beauty Bible The 21st Century Beauty Bible is the definitive insider’s guide to fast-track beauty. With a bewildering number of cosmetics and treatments available, Sarah Stacey and Josephine Fairley reveal those that international beauty editors truly can’t live without – the real miracle creams, the cellulite treatments that aren’t just hype, the fake-tans […]

Reproductive Medicine in the 21st Century

Reproductive Medicine in the 21st Century A thorough understanding of genomics, cellulomics, bioinformatics, and the like will position you to exploit the latest biological advances in your practice. Reflecting the many changes in the field, Reproductive Medicine in the 21st Century focuses on tomorrow’s science and clinical care. It provides a clear, authoritative summary of […]

Meat, Medicine and Human Health in the Twentieth Century

Meat, Medicine and Human Health in the Twentieth Century This collection of essays explores some of the complex relations between meat and health in the twentieth century. It highlights a complicated array of contradictory attitudes towards meat and human health. They show how meat came to be regarded as a central part of a modern […]

We the Geeks: Building a 21st Century Resume

We the Geeks: Building a 21st Century Resume Uploads by whitehouse Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project […]

Twenty-first Century Motherhood

Twenty-first Century Motherhood A pioneer of modern motherhood studies, Andrea O”Reilly explores motherhood”s current representation and practice, considering developments that were unimaginable decades ago: the Internet, interracial surrogacy, raising transchildren, male mothering, intensive mothering, queer parenting, the applications of new biotechnologies, and mothering in the post-9/11 era. Her work pulls together a range of disciplines […]

Greek Manuscripts at Princeton, Sixth to Nineteenth Century

Greek Manuscripts at Princeton, Sixth to Nineteenth Century This is the first comprehensive scholarly publication of the rich holdings of Greek manuscripts and miniatures in Princeton, New Jersey, housed in the Firestone Library and the art museum of Princeton University, in the Scheide Library, and in Princeton Theological Seminary.This important material represents both a broad […]

Earl Mindell’s Vitamin Bible for the 21st Century

Earl Mindell’s Vitamin Bible for the 21st Century Introducing the new and improved Vitamin Bible by nutrition expert, Earl Mindell. Discover how to enhance your energy, put the zing back in your sex life and expand your life using this world-renowned guide to the correct use of vitamins, supplements and alternative therapies. In this updated […]

Tomorrow’s Health for Today’s Family: A Groundbreaking Guide to Better Health for You and Your Community in the 21st Century

Tomorrow’s Health for Today’s Family: A Groundbreaking Guide to Better Health for You and Your Community in the 21st Century Used – Health Care Crisis? Help is on the way . . . Whatever the composition of your family–an individual living independently, a couple, a multi-generational household with children and/or elders–you want good health and […]

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