By editors, Barbara Nimri Aziz, Matthew Kapstein.
Court cases of the Seminar of the foreign organization for Tibetan reports, held at Columbia college in 1982.
pt. 1. The Tibetan language --
pt. 2. tremendous arts, literature, and oral traditions --
pt. three. historic reports --
pt. four. spiritual lifestyles and inspiration.
By Uri Savir
During this groundbreaking new consultant to development peace, foreign ambassador Uri Savir exposes the lethal ironies and anachronisms in modern efforts to resolve international conflicts, and provides an intensive new version for modernizing our efforts to construct genuine and lasting peace, from the floor up. Peace First attracts on Savir's personal deep, first-hand reviews from the Oslo Peace method, in addition to his peace-building efforts among enemies and previous enemies within the African international locations of Ethiopia, Eritrea, Rwanda, and Sierra Leone, the ecu areas of Northern eire and the previous Yugoslavia, and in Asia, Afghanistan, India and Pakistan.
By Ramesh Thakur, Albrecht Schnabel
This quantity explores the evolution of United international locations efforts at peace-keeping, rather because the early Nineties. Peacekeeping has continually been probably the most obvious symbols of the UN function in overseas peace and protection, and it was once sadness with the functionality of UN peacekeeping operations that used to be to develop into symbolic of the UN's failure to emerge from the ashes of the chilly battle as a rejuvenated key participant in foreign and, more and more, inner peace and protection. This quantity displays a few of the considering, the various stories within the UN and within the box, the various frustrations and a few of the hopes of this prior decade. It combines educational research, box event and mirrored image with forward-looking proposals for more beneficial peace operations designed and deployed by means of the UN in partnership with neighborhood, subregional and native actors.
By Jeff Halper
By Marc Bosiers, Peter Schneider
Masking either noninvasive and surgical procedure possible choices, serious Limb Ischemia defines functional guidance for a multidisciplinary method of severe limb ischemia, and follows a step by step description of the newest thoughts. subject matters coated contain: balloon angioplasty and stenting cryoplasty pharmacotherapy topical cures mixed with hyperbolic oxygen remedy endovascular thoughts concepts for leg revascularization offers vascular surgeons, basic and interventional cardiologists, interventionalists, radiologists, podiatrists, and endocrinologists a beneficial source for day-by-day perform.
By Ringu Tulku
Expressed in a colloquial, intimate variety, this educating includes the essence of the Seven-Point brain education, condensing the compassionate route to Buddhahood into useful information.
By Diana Jean Schemo
A former long island occasions reporter's yr backstage on the U.S. Air strength Academy.
Diana Jean Schemo lined the Air strength Academy's sexual attack scandal in 2003, one in all a chain of academy embarrassments that experience incorporated drug use, rape lawsuits, and fees of evangelical officials pushing Christianity on cadets of all faiths. this day, the establishment is in flux--a attention-grabbing time to examine the alterations being made and the adventure of present day cadets.
Schemo a handful of academy cadets throughout the college 12 months. From the admissions strategy and punishing weeks of simple education to commencement, she stocks the triumphs and tribulations of the cadets and the fight of the academy's leaders to set their embattled alma mater on a straighter path.
- Follows cadets in all grades, with insights on daily academy existence and training
- Written via a veteran reporter, two-time international correspondent and Pulitzer Prize nominee, with first-class contacts on the academy
- Includes 38 black-and-white photographs
Like David Lipsky's winning completely American: 4 Years at West element , this booklet deals a desirable window at the education of our army at the present time. yet Schemo's ebook updates the tale: the seniors have been the 1st type to enroll after the assaults of 9-11, and the line to commencement, this time, results in an the US at war.
By M. E. McMillan
Starting from the occasions surrounding the 1st global battle, the writer strains the historical past of the fashionable center East and places the Arab Spring into context. McMillan breaks down the nuances of Western involvement within the center East, alliances and divisions among center jap peoples and international locations, and the function of faith in those conflicts.
By Bernard de Montreal
Bernard de Montreal in his first paintings in English, introduces us to the research of evolutionary psychology, explains to us the technological know-how of supramental idea, and constructs for us the psychic bridge from involution to evolution: reminiscence to inventive idea, spirituality to awareness, agony to peace, demise to immortality, soul to spirit, reincarnation to fusion.