A Dictionary of Symbols

Author: Jean Chevalier,Alain Gheerbrant

Publisher: Penguin Group USA

ISBN: N.A

Category: Social Science

Page: 1174

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Discusses symbolism in folklore, art, and literature
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The Penguin Dictionary of Physics

Author: Market House Books

Publisher: Penguin Group USA

ISBN: 9780140514599

Category: Reference

Page: 504

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The completely updated dictionary contains over 4500 terms drawn from every area of Physics making it the ideal reference guide to this fast evolving subject. Clear and concise, The Penguin Dictionary Of Physicsis an indispensable guide to students and teachers, scientists and technologists.
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The Wisdom of Your Dreams

Using Dreams to Tap into Your Unconscious and Transform Your Life

Author: Jeremy Taylor

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101148815

Category: Self-Help

Page: 352

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Discover how the hidden messages in your dreams can change your life. A renowned expert on the subject of dreams, Jeremy Taylor has studied dreams and has worked with thousands of people both individually and in dream groups for more than forty years. His discoveries show us how dreams can be the keys to gaining insight into our past and our conflicts, as well as excursions into the fantastic realm of creative inspiration. An expanded and updated edition of his classic guide to understanding your dreams—Where People Fly and Water Runs Uphill—The Wisdom of Your Dreams provides readers with specific, hands-on techniques to help them remember and interpret their dreams, establish a dream group, and learn the universal symbolism of dreaming. Full of case histories and featuring a revised introduction by the author and a new chapter about dreams as clues to the evolution of consciousness, this is a life- changing and potentially world-changing work.
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Handbook of Writing for the Mathematical Sciences, Third Edition

Author: Nicholas J. Higham

Publisher: SIAM

ISBN: 1611976103

Category: Mathematics

Page: 375

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Handbook of Writing for the Mathematical Sciences provides advice on all aspects of scientific writing, with a particular focus on writing mathematics. Its readable style and handy format, coupled with an extensive bibliography and comprehensive index, make it useful for everyone from undergraduates to seasoned professionals. This third edition revises, updates, and expands the best-selling second edition to reflect modern writing and publishing practices and builds on the author's extensive experience in writing and speaking about mathematics. Some of its key features include coverage of fundamentals of writing, including English usage, revising a draft, and writing when your first language is not English; thorough treatment of mathematical writing, including how to choose notation, how to choose between words and symbols, and how to format equations; and many tips for exploiting LaTeX and BibTeX. Higham also provides advice on how to write and publish a paper, covering the entire publication process, and includes anecdotes, quotes, and unusual facts that enliven the presentation. The new edition has been reorganized to make the book easier to use for reference; treats modern developments in publishing such as open access, DOIs, and ORCID; and contains more on poster design, including e-posters and the poster blitz. The new edition also includes five new chapters on the following topics: · workflow covering text editors, markup languages, version control, and much more; · the principles of indexing and how to prepare an index in LaTeX; · reviewing a paper, book proposal, or book; · writing a book, including advice on choosing a publisher and LaTeX tips particular to books; and · writing a blog post.
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Handbook of Writing for the Mathematical Sciences

Author: Nicholas J. Higham

Publisher: SIAM

ISBN: 9780898719550

Category: Mathematics

Page: 302

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This handy volume, enlivened by anecdotes, unusual paper titles, and humorous quotations, provides even more information on the issues you will face when writing a technical paper or talk, from choosing the right journal in which to publish to handling your references. Its overview of the entire publication process is invaluable for anyone hoping to publish in a technical journal.
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A World History of Art

Author: Hugh Honour,John Fleming

Publisher: Laurence King Publishing

ISBN: 9781856694513

Category: Art

Page: 936

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Expanded to include the latest discoveries in prehistoric art as well as the most recent developments in non-Western and modern art, this is an up-to-date and wide ranging history of art.
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The Penguin Dictionary of Psychology

Author: Arthur S. Reber

Publisher: Puffin Books

ISBN: 9780140512809

Category: Psychology

Page: 880

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This new and revised edition gives definitions and examples of the past use for over 17,000 terms used in psychology, psychiatry and related fields, including terms borrowed from other disciplines and everyday language. It also aims to resolve some of the problems raised by psychological terms. As well as focusing on what a given technical term means, the author shows how the term is actually employed, its connotations and how it has been used - and abused - in the past.
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