Theatres. Planning Guidance for Design and Adaptation by Roderick Ham

By Roderick Ham

The necessity for individuals to celebration and revel in dwell leisure exists in each tradition. No urban, city or collage is whole with out its areas of meeting. the shape that those structures takes varies drastically, yet all of them have convinced rules in universal, no matter what their scale and whether they're new structures or conversions or refurbishment of outdated premises.

Drawing on a wealth of workmanship, this illustrated ebook, produced along side the organization of British Theatre Technicians, examines intimately every one functionality and requirement of a theatre construction and provides technical suggestions on reaching the easiest effects

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Kritische Theorie und Kapitalismus: Die jüngere Kritische by Christian Ludwig

By Christian Ludwig

Der Kapitalismus in Deutschland befindet sich in einem Wandlungsprozess. Mit der Globalisierung und Öffnung neuer Wirtschaftsräume und Kapitalmärkte verbreiten sich auch unterschiedliche Krisentendenzen. Dies gilt besonders für die aktuelle politische und ökonomische scenario, die im Herbst 2008 als Finanzmarktkrise begann und inzwischen zu einer allgemeinen Wirtschaftskrise geworden ist. Christian Ludwig knüpft mit seiner theoretischen Neuorientierung an die Kritische Theorie an. Anhand einer Rekonstruktion ihrer wesentlichen Entwicklungsphasen überprüft der Autor die Bedeutung und die Plausibilität ihres Kapitalismusbegriffs. Durch die anschließende Gegenüberstellung von Kritischer Theorie und soziologischer Theorie zeigt er, welche Potenziale der Kritischen Theorie zur Weiterentwicklung der soziologischen Theorie genutzt werden können.

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A Woman's Pleasure Trip in Somaliland by Frances Swayne

By Frances Swayne

This ancient publication could have quite a few typos and lacking textual content. buyers can often obtain a unfastened scanned reproduction of the unique ebook (without typos) from the writer. now not listed. no longer illustrated. 1907 version. Excerpt: ...These shrubs sometimes develop jointly, and it's very curious to notice how, with unerring intuition, the animals will greedily feed upon the only and steer clear of the opposite. Ergin usually offers covert for lions, yet to my nice unhappiness I by no means observed any of those noble beasts. there's not anything Somalis like lots as to be relocating on, or hate greater than staying quietly in a single position, accordingly they weren't in the slightest degree placed out via having to take down all of the tents and pitch them afresh 5 miles extra on; the one distinction they made, used to be to ship at the mules with the entire eatables, etc., first, in order that once we arrived our dinner was once prepared, and whereas we have been eating our tents have been pitched and organized. This spot was once the single campingground i used to be at, the place there has been no water; in fact the nien knew this truth previously, and organized for it via taking a number of camels particularly to hold the water tins containing water for our use, and for cooking reasons; yet we have been the single residing creatures supplied for, no different guy or beast had a drop, and so far as lets see, it made no distinction to their convenience. One guy to whom I spoke acknowledged, “ We drank the day past, and shall drink the next day; lots of water to-morrow, it’s all right.” As Abdulla used to be a lot hired on the Sheikh camp, and had such a lot of issues to seem after, we took for our head guy this time Adan Yusuf, who had, twenty-one years earlier than, been head guy to Colonel S--, R.E., brother to the Commissioner, and had considering that then observed him with the Rodd venture to Abyssinia and different exploring events. He got here up after dinner to obtain his orders for day after today, after which inquired such a lot fairly of me approximately Colonel S, and enlarged upon his prowess as a sportsman....

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