Daddy Grace: An Annotated Bibliography (Bibliographies and by Lenwood Davis,Lenwood G. Davis

By Lenwood Davis,Lenwood G. Davis

A significant cult chief within the usa from 1940 to 1960, Daddy Grace claimed thousands of fans, whereas critics charged he used to be a mammoth fraud. This publication is the 1st bibliography on Daddy Grace.

The quantity contains annotated entries on books, theses, dissertations, unpublished manuscripts, and articles offering details on Daddy Grace. Appendices, indicating the character of his following, contain Quotations and Sayings of Daddy Grace, Names and Titles Given to Daddy Grace, items Named After Daddy Grace, Daddy Grace's businesses, teams and businesses Named After Daddy Grace, and Addresses of the United apartment of Prayer For everyone. The e-book concludes with an index. The paintings may be of curiosity to these doing study in African-American reports and spiritual Studies.

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Gutes Denken: Wie Experten Entscheidungen fällen (German by Denise D. Cummins,Regina Schneider

By Denise D. Cummins,Regina Schneider

Eine excursion durch die Landschaft des kritischen Denkens

Was ist kluges Denken? Wann bezeichnen Psychologen eine Idee als „kreative Einsicht“? used to be verstehen Ökonomen unter einem „rationalen Agenten“? Mit welchen logischen Argumenten untermauern Philosophen ihre Forderung, „moralischen Imperativen“ zu gehorchen?

Wenn Experten Entscheidungen fällen, folgen sie dabei gewöhnlich einigen wichtigen, aber bisweilen kontraintuitiven Konzepten. Sie nutzen spezifische Analysetechniken und Denkmethoden, um bestimmte Sachverhalte zu beurteilen, etwa wenn es zu ermitteln gilt, ob jemand schuldig oder unschuldig ist, welche Geldanlage die sicherste ist oder welches Medikament eine Krankheit am wirksamsten bekämpft.

Gutes Denken erkundet die Wege, die Fachleute verschiedener Disziplinen beschreiten, um Probleme zu lösen, die unmittelbare Auswirkungen auf unser tägliches Leben haben. Die Lektüre dieses Buches bringt Ihnen die sieben wichtigsten Konzepte nahe und liefert Ihnen so das Rüstzeug, um selbst klarer zu denken, überzeugender zu argumentieren und klüger zu entscheiden.

Cummins bietet einen geistreichen und klar gegliederten Überblick über die entscheidenden Aspekte menschlicher Denkprozesse…. Die klug gewählten Beispiele verankern die Themen unmittelbar in der Alltagserfahrung der Leser.“ Richard Gerrig, Psychologie-Professor an der Stony Brook collage und Co-Autor des weltweit bewährten Lehrbuches „Psychologie“

Die sieben Schlüsselkonzepte des Denkens

Wenn Sie dieses Buch gelesen haben, werden Sie in zweierlei Hinsicht weiser sein. Sie werden wissen, wie die besten und klügsten Denker entscheiden, argumentieren, Probleme lösen und richtig von falsch unterscheiden. Aber Ihnen wird auch bewusst sein, dass es durchaus nicht immer schlecht ist, wenn guy diese criteria nicht erfüllt.

Denise D. Cummins stellt Ihnen die sieben entscheidenden Denkkonzepte vor, die die Welt verändert haben:

  1. Denken lässt sich automatisieren, daher können wir Maschinen bauen, die denken.
  2. Um Probleme zu lösen, sollten Sie immer Wege suchen, die den Abstand zwischen Ihrer aktuellen scenario und Ihrer Zielsituation verringern. Einsicht ist quasi eine implizite Suche.
  3. Einige Gedanken führen zu weitergehenden Überlegungen, andere tun das nicht, und es gibt Regeln, mit denen Sie feststellen können, welche zur ersten Gruppe gehören und welche zur zweiten.
  4. Um herauszufinden, was once wahr ist, sollten Sie am besten zuerst herausfinden, was once falsch ist.
  5. Um zu entscheiden, welche Ursache etwas hat, ist es nötig, Alternativen zu bedenken.
  6. Sie werden nicht immer bekommen, was once Sie möchten, aber Sie können herausfinden, used to be Ihnen am ehesten dazu verhelfen wird.
  7. Das Spiel ändert sich, wenn Sie es nicht allein spielen.

[Cummins] diskutiert, wie Ökonomen, Philosophen und andere Fachleute definiert haben, used to be eine Entscheidung rational oder ein Urteil moralisch macht. Sie legt die sieben Grundsätze des kritischen Denkens dar und erkundet die Taktiken, mit denen sich fehlerhafte Logik korrigieren lässt. clinical American.

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The Art of Creative Research: A Field Guide for Writers by Philip Gerard

By Philip Gerard

All writers behavior examine. For a few this suggests poring over documents and brushing, files yet for plenty of artistic writers examine occurs within the daily world—when they scribble an statement at the subway, after they shuttle to get the texture for a urban, or after they strike up a talk with an engaging stranger.

The artwork of artistic Research is helping writers take this typical inclination to discover and notice and switch it right into a workable—and enjoyable—research plan. It exhibits that study shouldn’t be noticeable as a dry, plodding point of writing. in its place, it’s an paintings that every one writers can grasp, person who reveals surprises and fuels mind's eye. This lends authenticity to fiction and poetry to boot as nonfiction.

Philip Gerard distills the method into basic questions: How do you behavior learn? And what are you able to do with the data you assemble? He covers either in-person examine and paintings in information and illustrates how the different sorts of study could be integrated into tales, poems, and essays utilizing examples from quite a lot of writers as well as these from his personal tasks. all through, Gerard brings wisdom from his pro history into play, drawing on his studies as a reporter and a author of either fiction and nonfiction. His enthusiasm for experience is infectious and may motivate writers to step clear of the keyboard and into the world.

“Research can take you to that golden intersection the place the non-public meets the general public, the personal crosses the common, the place the easiest literature lives,” Gerard writes. along with his masterly suggestions, a person can turn into knowledgeable in crafty investigation.

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Writing Research Critically: Developing the power to make a by John Schostak,Jill Schostak

By John Schostak,Jill Schostak

This isn't a regular consultant to writing a dissertation, thesis, undertaking document, magazine article or e-book. quite, this e-book may also help researchers who're upset with the common recipe ways to standardised types of writing-up and wish to discover how educational writing can be utilized to larger impression.


Writing learn Critically exhibits that writing up isn't just approximately ‘presenting findings’ as though the proof may converse for themselves. because the authors convey there are particular very important abilities that any author must increase inside their educational writing, corresponding to the facility to:




  • develop serious figuring out and a private educational voice



  • question assumptions and the established order



  • frame the heritage and transgress the frame



  • read among the strains while reviewing the literature



  • strengthen interpretations and conctruct persuasive arguments



  • challenge and advance concept and motives



  • develop rules that create percentages for lifelike action


Packed with examples from various writing initiatives (papers, dissertations, theses, experiences, magazine articles and books), this booklet offers a realistic and fresh approach to method and current examine. via case experiences the authors provide a step by step advisor from the early levels of making plans a writing undertaking, even if an undergraduate paper or a qualified booklet, to the sprucing tactics that make the adaptation among a basically descriptive account to a controversy that intends to be serious and persuasive.


Written in a transparent available variety this ebook will motivate quite a lot of researchers from undergraduates to postgraduates, early profession researchers and skilled pros operating throughout a variety of fields, and display how learn may have extra impression within the genuine international.

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The History of the Book in the West: 400AD–1455: Volume I by Pamela Robinson,Jane Roberts

By Pamela Robinson,Jane Roberts

this feature of papers via significant students introduces scholars to the heritage of the ebook within the West from overdue Antiquity to the ebook of the Gutenberg Bible and the start of the print revolution. the gathering opens with wide-ranging papers on handwriting and the actual makeup of the publication. within the moment team of papers the emphasis is at the ’look’ of the publication, complemented by means of a 3rd crew facing scribes, readers and the supply of books. The editors’ advent offers an outline of the medieval book.

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America and World War I: A Selected Annotated Bibliography by David Woodward

By David Woodward

America and global conflict I, the 1st quantity within the new Routledge examine publications to American army stories sequence, offers a concise, annotated advisor to the immense quantity of assets to be had at the nice War.  With over 2,000 entries chosen from a large choice of courses, manuscript collections, databases, and on-line assets, this volume might be a useful examine instrument for college kids, students, and army background buffs alike.  the big variety of themes coated comprise conflict movies and literature, to civil-military kin, to ladies and war. 


Routledge learn publications to American army reports will contain concise, easy-to-use bibliographic volumes on diverse American army campaigns all through background, in addition to tackling well timed matters comparable to girls within the army and terrorism.

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Publishing as a Vocation: Studies of an Old Occupation in a by Irving Horowitz

By Irving Horowitz

The linkage of politics and know-how is now the using momentum in conversation. Publishers at the moment are a part of the remarkable transformation of the sluggish to the moment. From twitters to bloggers, the conversation of rules can now be entire in an issue of mins, now not weeks, months, or maybe years.Horowitz believes that at its most sensible, info expertise might be harnessed to facilitate the expression of democratic proposal. In offering greater entry to construction and know-how, there's nice desire to free up humankind from lack of information and ideology—and mind's eye is what the aim of publishing is and regularly could be approximately. If politics is the paintings of the prospective, then know-how may be harnessed to the better paintings of remodeling clinical rules into daily practices.Publishing as a Vocation locations publishing in the USA in its political and advertisement environment. It addresses the political implications of scholarly conversation within the period of latest automated expertise. Horowitz examines difficulties of political thought within the context of estate rights as opposed to the presumed correct to understand, and the distinct traces concerned with publishing as trade as opposed to details as a public belief. supplying a educated and insightful view of publishing in the US and in another country, this ebook makes an incredible contribution to the learn of mass tradition in complex societies.

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How to Publish an Ebook for Under $350 by Greg Lundberg

By Greg Lundberg

start today.
Join the ranks of released authors.

You’ve written a gripping tale, an inspirational biography, or a motivational bestseller, yet no writer or agent will go back your calls? Why no longer put up your individual e-book? This writer did, and for only $350!

Greg Lundberg describes the seven stuff you have to effectively put up your publication. when you've got somewhat of machine ability, you could reduce your bills. Don’t have the technical information? an inventory of carrier companies is offered who can do the duty for you.

"I used to be inspired simply because it's not that i am computing device savvy in any respect, yet Greg made it uncomplicated to understand." – Eveline Horelle-Daily, writer and lecturer

"If you're brooding about developing an booklet, learn this publication first. All you must comprehend is right here, written in transparent steps that may make it easy." – Gale Leach, award profitable author

This book is designed for the selfmade author/publisher who wishes a hugely professional-looking product for the smallest amount of cash. At each step, you'll the right way to entire a role your self, at minimum price, after which how to define a fairly priced provider to do it for you. The extra you do your self, the fewer it expenditures. It’s that easy. The ebook is filled with easy-to-follow checklists, hyperlinks to loose software program, time-saving suggestions, and lists of provider companies. you are going to keep hours getting to know the Web.

"As an indie writer and writer, i do know firsthand you could waste funds and months of some time navigating the tough waters of self-publishing. His speedy, concise guide will convey you all you want to be aware of in a single convenient guide." – Michael Bradley, writer and publisher

As a unique bonus, all people who purchases this ebook might be given loose entry to a preformatted MS be aware record designed to assist accelerate EPUB conversion, an MS Excel publisher’s funds, and valuable softcopies of a number of the themes coated.

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Your Book, Your Brand: The Step-By-Step Guide to Launching by Dana Kaye

By Dana Kaye

You’ve complete your publication. That’s the first step. e-book publicist Dana Kaye now takes you thru step : getting your publication into the palms of legions of readers.

How we learn books is altering quickly, and so is the place we purchase them. From the increase of eBooks to the impression of on-line retail revenues via businesses like Amazon to the broad popularity of self-publishing as a ordinary path—countless authors are writing books after which pondering what to do with them. in the event that they choose to deliver their booklet to industry themselves, how do they confirm they're going to achieve audiences and not using a advertising or exposure division and with out the budgets and outreach that publishers have? If a home has received the rights and gives you to post, how does that author complement the paintings of these exposure managers and improve an immediate dating with everybody from the media to strength fans?

Throughout her occupation, Dana Kaye has helped authors bring up their profiles. because the head of her personal self sustaining PR enterprise, Kaye exposure, Dana Kaye has succeeded in getting her client’s books into the fingers of as many readers as attainable. She has been a driver at the back of a number of bestselling authors throughout all genres, from mystery authors like Gregg Hurwitz and Jamie Freveletti to kid's authors like Liz Climo and Claudia grey, and now she brings her insights to you.

Kaye walks writers via all in their recommendations, taking the nervousness out of the pitching approach and instructing them how one can be their very own top promoters. Sharp, intuitive, and easy, Dana Kaye’s advisor is a must have for all authors with bestselling aspirations.

"When it involves professionalism, exertions and commitment, Dana is the simplest there's! She has been valuable in supporting me construct my model, and has get a hold of particularly creative how one can advertise my books (like enjoyable contests, which support me not just advertise my books but additionally hook up with my fans!)" — Liz Climo, writer and Illustrator of Lobster is the simplest Medicine

"Dana Kaye does not simply get a hold of special, out-of-the-box PR campaigns, she has the power to execute them...[O]ne of the simplest publicists within the business." — James Rollins, no 1 New York Times Bestselling Author

"There's a cause i did not lease an outdoor publicist via my first ten books. the reason is, I hadn't but met Dana. clever, no-nonsense, inventive, and to the purpose, she's the easiest within the company. and also you fortunate readers get to rent her for under $16.99." — Gregg Hurwitz, New York Times and USA Today Bestselling writer of Orphan X

"I wholeheartedly suggest Dana Kaye's Your e-book, Your Brand. within the years i have recognized and labored with Dana, her rules and methods were pragmatic, potent and value effective. I count number her as an awesome and crucial source for my consumers and the enterprise. I plan to shop for this e-book via the carton and distribute it not only to consumers yet to my author buddies as well." — Janet Reid, Agent at positive Print Literary

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The Thesis and the Book: A Guide for First-Time Academic by Eleanor Harman,Ian Montagnes,Siobhan McMenemy,Chris Bucci

By Eleanor Harman,Ian Montagnes,Siobhan McMenemy,Chris Bucci

The educational caveat put up or Perish isn't a brand new one, and for over 1 / 4 of a century, The Thesis and the Book has come to the help of graduate scholars of their quest for ebook. The doctoral dissertation, often the 1st book-length research accomplished by means of a pupil, is, despite the fact that, merely infrequently publishable as a e-book. realizing the variations among the 2 types is a vital a part of one's schooling as a pupil and is both vital in appreciating the endeavours of scholarly publishers. The Thesis and the e-book: A consultant for First-Time educational Authors, revised and multiplied during this moment version, will proceed to supply the simplest evaluation of the method of revising a dissertation for publication.

Drawing at the services of the members, all of whom are editors, publishers, and students themselves, the chapters current the rudimentary ameliorations among a thesis and a booklet (including issues of goal and audience), provide tips at the helpful stylistic, technical, and structural revisions to the dissertation, and supply recommendation to first-time authors who mustn't ever simply revise their paintings to fulfill potential publishers, but in addition examine a great deal of the fine details of scholarly publishing.

The Thesis and the Book will remain of serious worth to graduating doctoral scholars looking ebook and to the school individuals who supervise those scholars. it is going to even be of worth to acquisitions editors at scholarly presses, who needs to take care of the submission of revised dissertations for publication.

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