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Babbitt

By: Sinclair Lewis

...e and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the... ...sociated with the Pennsylvania State University assumes any responsibility for the material contained within the document or for the file as an electr... ... grotesqueries, but the clean towers were thrusting them from the business center, and on the farther hills were shining new houses, homes—they seemed... ...enter, and on the farther hills were shining new houses, homes—they seemed—for laughter and tranquillity. Over a concrete bridge fled a limousine of l... ...nsed milk, paper boxes, lighting-fix- tures, motor cars. Then the business center, the thicken- 29 Sinclair Lewis ing darting traffic, the crammed tr... ...amiliarity at the buildings. A stranger suddenly dropped into the business-center of 47 Sinclair Lewis Zenith could not have told whether he was in a... ...and that boost Zenith and the Chamber of Commerce and holler for a million population. I bet if you could cut into their heads you’d find that one-thi... ...tlement in 1897, one hundred and five years old, with two hundred thousand population, the queen and wonder of all the state and, to the Catawba boy, ... ...’s this you got to say for ‘em: Every small American town is trying to get population and modern ideals. And darn if a lot of ‘em don’t put it across!...

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Main Street

By: Sinclair Lewis

...e and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the... ...sociated with the Pennsylvania State University assumes any responsibility for the material contained within the document or for the file as an electr... ...What Ole Jenson the grocer says to Ezra Stowbody the banker is the new law for London, Prague, and the unprofitable isles of the sea; whatsoever Ezra ... ...hear a horse kicking his stall, a carpenter shingling a roof. The business-center of Schoenstrom took up one side of one block, facing the railroad. I... ... like these barren settlements. It couldn’t be! Why, it had three thousand population. That was a great many people. There would be six hundred houses... ...t his wife, “Don’t you think I better stir ‘em up?” He shouldered into the center of the room, and cried: “Let’s have some stunts, folks.” “Yes, let’s... ...l call.” She had a record on the phonograph; Dave Dyer was capering in the center of the floor, loose-jointed, lean, small, rusty headed, pointed of n... ... past ten years, with twenty important books on psychology, education, and economics which the library lacked. She had made Kennicott promise to give ... ... Hill, the Blue Sky, the Green Fields, the Bountiful Harvest, In- creasing Population, Fair Return on Investments, Alien Agitators Who Threaten the Se...

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Plutarchs Lives Volume One

By: Hugh Clough

...e and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the... ...sociated with the Pennsylvania State University assumes any responsibility for the material contained within the document or for the file as an electr... ...st inhabitants of Attica. By his mother’s side he was descended of Pelops. For Pelops was the most powerful of all the kings of Peloponnesus, not so m... ... This trench they call, as they do the heavens, Mundus; making which their center, they described the city in a circle round it. Then the founder fitt... ... multitude of indigent and necessitous persons, while its whole wealth had centered upon a very few. T o the end, there- fore, that he might expel fro... ...gular triangle, all the lines from the circumference of which meeting in a center, by holding it in the light of the sun they can collect and con- cen... ...o powder, in that minute form be combined, he resolved to divide the whole population into a number of small divi- sions, and thus hoped, by introduci... ...e empire by sea had been the origin of the democracy, and that the farming population were not so much opposed to oligarchy. Themistocles, however, fo... ...flux of barbarous neigh- bors, and groaning under the evils of a predatory population both upon and within its borders. Nor was he less admired and ta...

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The Natural State, In the Words of U.G. Krishnamurti

By: U.G. Krishnamurti, Edited by Peter Maverick

... decided to publish his words—this is my eighth book based on him. Hoping for many more to come... So enjoy your private moments with U.G., as I d... ...private moments with U.G., as I did, reading this book. Thank you Peter for serving this fruit to the readers minus the peel and pips. Sunita Pa... .... It's outside of ways altogether. If you shock easily, this may not be for you. Yet there is love here too, though U.G. would never use the word ... ...try of your body. The senses are operating now without any coordinator or center, that's all I can say. Unless that alchemy or change in the whole c... ...ed things. But something is linking them up—what you call the self or the center, which is illusory. I can say it is illusory because it is only the... ...ow only what is good for you. That's all you are interested in. Everything centers around that; all your art and reason centers around that. I am not... ...g us all these problems. What I am saying is not what the mainstream of population is interested in. They hear what they want to hear. What I say ... ...beings and nothing more. It is something like saying that in the field of economics you are not controlled by the laws of supply and demand. But we a... ... away with everything for centuries while society ignored women. Half the population of this planet was neglected, humiliated and treated as doormats...

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Fuzzy and Neutrosophic Analysis of Periyar's Views on Untouchability

By: W. B. Vasantha Kandasamy and Florentin Smarandache

...are being treated by the people who wield power and authority speaks volumes for the degradations of our moral structure and civilized standards.” ... ... of laws that safeguard Dalit rights. The Dalits were considered untouchable for thousands of years by the Hindu society until the Constitution of ... ...ndu religious text which decreed that Sudras and Dalits were to be distressed for subsistence. Max Weber, perhaps the most outstanding comparative ... ...umbers, a consensus emerges as the sample opinion approximates the underlying population opinion. This problem will be easily overcome if the FCM en... ...le FCM of a Socio-economic model. A Socio-economic model is constructed with Population, Crime, Economic condition, Poverty and Unemployment as nod... ...ion. -1 +1 -1 -1 +1 -1 +1 -1 FIGURE: 1.2.1 POPULATION C 1 CRIME C 2 POVERTY C 4 ECONOMIC CONDITION C 3 ... ...ners? The work we do is not for our benefit. It is not for our selfish, self-centered profit or comfort. To wipe out this degraded state of all Dra... ...n They said that after Swaraj comes, they would make the Paraiyan sit in the center of the house and would make him eat in the common dining. What ... ...– Universal Declaration of Human Rights. ICESCR – International Convention on Economics Socio Cultural Right. 337 After 52 years of independenc...

...sive laws that aim to curb fundamental rights, and the non-implementation of laws that safeguard Dalit rights. The Dalits were considered untouchable for thousands of years by the Hindu society until the Constitution of India officially abolished the practice of untouchability in 1950....

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The Public Domain : Enclosing the Commons of the Mind

By: James Boyle

...___-1 ___0 ___ 1 37278_u00.qxd 8/28/08 11:04 AM Page iii A Caravan book. For more information, visit www.caravanbooks.org. Copyright © 2008 by Jam... ...00-13740-8 Library of Congress Control Number: 2008932282 A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library. This paper meets the... ... A Creative Commons, 179 9 An Evidence-Free Zone, 205 10 An Environmentalism for Information, 230 Notes and Further Readings, 249 Index, 297 v 37278_u... ...one of the main influences on my work. I am lucky enough to work in the only “Center for the Study of the Public Domain” in the academic world. I owe t... ...iggest debt of grat- itude to my colleague Jennifer Jenkins, who directs the Center and who has influenced every chapter in this book. David Lange brou... ...le, Paulina Orchard, and Emily Sauter. Balfour Smith, the coordinator of our Center, shepherded the manu- script through its many drafts with skill an... ...fferent kinds of disease. In a common source epidemic, as where members of a population contract a non-contagious disease from a poisoned well, the di... ... it that is still commercially available—they are spread out over the entire population, while the benefits accrue to a small group of commercial entit... ...rnational trade agreements so as to make available a life-saving drug to its population through a process of compulsory licensing and com- pensation, ...

... have smothered the World Wide Web at its inception. Appropriately given its theme, the book will be sold commercially but also made available online for free under a Creative Commons license.(1.6MB PDF File) ...

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The Theory of the Leisure Class

By: Thorstein Veblen

...e and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the... ...ciated with the Pennsylvania State University assumes any responsi- bility for the material contained within the document or for the file as an electr... ...n its best development at the higher stages of the bar barian culture; as, for instance, in feudal Europe or feudal Japan. In such communities the dis... ...e less as evidence to the same effect as if they were really “primi- tive” populations. These communities that are without a defined leisure class res... ...sult follows depends in some considerable degree on the temperament of the population. In any community where such an invidious comparison of persons ... ...further consequence in the in- dustrial differentiation of classes. As the population increases in density and the predatory group grows into a settle... ...relations to one another. The collective interests of any modern community center in industrial efficiency. The individual is serviceable for the ends... ...lls wholly on the hither side of this line. What falls within the range of economics falls below the proper level of solicitude of the priesthood in i... ...she belongs. It is un- feminine in her to aspire to a self-directing, self-centered life; and our common sense tells us that her direct participation ...

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Inaugural Addresses of the Presidents of the United States from George Washington to Bill Clinton

...ee and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither ... ...associated with the Pennsylvania State University assumes any responsibility for the mate rial contained within the document or for the file as an el... ...d have thence too little consulted my inca pacity as well as disinclination for the weighty and untried cares before me, my error will be palliated b... ...y in INAUGURAL ADDRESSES OF THE PRESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES 22 creased population and consumption, and aided by other resources reserved for tha... ...The progress of our settlements westward, sup ported as they are by a dense population, has constantly driven them back, with almost the total sacrif... ...al participation in the national sovereignty with the origi nal States. Our population has augmented in an aston ishing degree and extended in every... ... parties till the nation was involved in war and the Union was shaken to its center. This time of trial embraced a pe riod of five and twenty years, ... ...ment have been entertained that the President, placed at the capital, in the center of the country, could bet ter understand the wants and wishes of ... ...a) and greater than the aggregate of five of the smaller States in 1790. The center of population when our national capital was located was east of Ba...

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To Build a Fire : And Other Stories

By: Jack London

... the squaw?” asked Louis Savoy, the tall French Canadian, becoming interested; for he had heard of this wild deed, when at Forty Mile the preceding wi... ...f the North felt his heartstrings draw closer, and experienced vague yearnings for the sunnier pastures of the Southland, where life promised somethin... ...concluded, “and the tribe only a quarter of an hour behind. But that saved us; for the second run broke the jam above and shut them out. When they fina... ... was divided midway by the Slot. The Slot was an iron crack that ran along the center of Market street, and from the Slot arose the burr of the ceasel... ...reamed and clung to him, but this — this was magnificent. She sat in that storm center as calmly as if it had been no more than a block of carriages at... ... one side the line of wagons, and was advancing, each segregated policeman the center of a fighting group. The scabs were torn from their seats, the tr... ...s about the only evidence the seafaring white men have of the teeming interior population. For the whites do not penetrate Malaita. They tried it once... ... black recruits. In addition to this, there was always the danger of the shore population, the sudden attack and the cutting off of the schooner and a... ...fear from the good natured, even sweet faced, Malaita boy than from the entire population of Lord Howe; and it gave added zest to the programme of tor...

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And Gulliver Returns Book VI : Our Psychological Motivations

By: Lemuel Gulliver XVI

....................................................................................................................... 4 MOTIVATION--OUR REASONS FOR DO... ...S FOR DOING ........................................................................................................... 10 FREUD--AND THE NEED FOR PL... ..................................................................................................................................... 17 The Need for Lo... ...s and her idealistic concepts of ethics as higher level motivations. We do come close when my ideas of power intertwine with her ideas of self-center... ...d it may be societal, ‗he is in a different gang.‘ It may be God based, ‗he is in a different religious belief system‘. It might even be self-center... ... found in the mouth, in sucking and eating. This was called the oral stage of sexual development. At around age 1 to 2, the pleasure or sexual center... ...t provide for them or that his country or his world doesn‘t need them. Commander, I think this is a major obstacle in your quest for reducing popula... ... 46 the Ku Klux Klan or Elija Mohammed. These people tend to rouse up civil discord or war on minor neighboring popula... ...nd graffiti. But as you have pointed out, many Singalingians have ventured to developing countries bringing their technology as well as their popula...

...Table of Contents IN THE HOTEL 8 LOOKING FOR HAPPINESS 10 WE MUST THINK MORE DEEPLY—AND UNDERSTAND OUR THINKING 20 OUR BASIC ASSUMPTIONS 24 -- THE FOUNDATIONS OF OUR VALUES -- 24 SELF-CENTEREDASSUMPTIONS 32 GODBASEDASSUMPTIONS 41 CONCEPTS OF GOD 45 3 WHAT IS GOD LIK...

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Hawaii Business Magazine-Special Apec Edition

By: Apec Hawaii Host Committee

...UACULTURE UNIQUE CROPS 2 APEC 2011 · HAWAII BUSINESS HAWAI‘I: A PARADISE FOR INNOVATION BEST PLACE TO STUDY THE UNIVERSE ALGAE FOR FUEL WIND ENERGY ... ...11 · HAWAII BUSINESS 2 APEC 2011 · HAWAII BUSINESS HAWAI‘I: A PARADISE FOR INNOVATION BEST PLACE FOR ASTRONOMY ALGAE FOR FUEL UNDERWATER EXPLORATI... ...s amidst 290 STORES AND RESTAURANTS. Walking distance from the Convention Center or take the Pink Line Shopping Trolley which runs daily from Waiki... ...the Pink Line Shopping Trolley which runs daily from Waikiki to Ala Moana Center every 10 -12 minutes AlaMoanaCenter.com ~ 808.955.9517 Owned and m... ... time is now . ” – ANCIENT CHINESE PROVERB www.HawaiianLegacyHardwoods.com For more information call (877) 707- TREE or email info@HawaiianLegacyHardw... ...novative and emergent industries Venues throughout Honolulu: ALA MOANA CENTER November 1-15 Open to the public HAWAI‘I CONVENTION CENTER, HALL ... ...l beauty. The scenic splendor, the cultural diversity of our cosmopolitan population, the exciting array of entertainment and shopping, and access f... ...world’s most active volcanoes: Mauna Loa and Kīlauea) NI`IHAU KAUA`I O`AHU Population: 953,207 10 11 2 1 9 14 13 12 8 6 5 3 4 7 Hawai‘i’s Eight Main ... ... in the Gallup- Healthways Well-Being Index, 2010 and 2011. Kaua‘i County Population: 67,091 PHOTO: GOOGLE MAPS 37 APEC 2011 · HAWAII BUSINESS MOL...

...overnor Neil Abercrombie -- 15 Mayor Peter Carlisle -- 16 U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye -- 17 Host Committee Chairman Peter Ho -- 20 Ideal Laboratory for Clean Power -- 24 Electric Vehicles -- 28 Firm But Renewable Energy -- 30 Building the Smart Grid -- 32 Air Conditioning from Seawater -- 36 America’s Most Diverse State -- 38 Local Economy -- 40 Hawai‘i’s Ties to the APE...

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Smallholder Dairying in the Tropics

By: Lindsay Falvey & Charan Chantalakhana

...ric tons by the year 2020 – a 138 percent increase! The expected increase in per capita consumption is from 38 to 62 kg/person. The triple effects of population increase, income growth and urbanisation will fuel this tremendous growth in demand. Milk provides quality protein and essential micronutrients needed for nutrient balance in marginal diets based on staple grain...

... Boer Introduction Smallholder dairy farming systems Types of systems Post-milking considerations Technological change and technology transfer for smallholder dairying Background Methods On-farm trials Change, dynamics and opportunities Impact of economic liberalisation Need for development of capital markets Stresses and opportunities Policy and project iss...

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Democracy and Education

By: John Dewey

...e and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Nei- ther t... ...sociated with the Pennsylvania State University assumes any responsibility for the material contained within the document or for the file as an electr... ...ds in thus turn- ing the environment to account is more than compen- sated for by the return it gets: it grows. Understanding the word “control” in th... ...re partially called out, those be selected 30 Democracy & Education which center energy upon the point of need. Successively, it requires that each a... ...e them in practice as we have distinguished them in idea. Activity must be centered at a given time in such a way as to prepare for what comes next. T... ... This control is not the same thing as physical compulsion; it consists in centering the impulses acting at any one time upon some specific end and in... ...ty. In many modern states and in some ancient, there is great diversity of populations, of varying languages, religions, moral codes, and traditions. ... ...n its future. The most direct road for elementary students into civics and economics is found in consideration of the place and office of industrial o... ...ses. Every step forward in the social sciences—the studies termed history, economics, poli- tics, sociology—shows that social questions are capable of...

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Multispace & Multistructure Neutrosophic Transdisciplinary : 100 Collected Papers of Sciences : Volume 4

By: Florentin Smarandache

... & Mircea Eugen....................................58 CHEMISTRY...................................68 7. Potential Use of Lime as Nitric Acid Source for Alternative Electrolyte Fuel-Cell Method, by V. Christianto, F. Smarandache.......................69 8. Observation of Anomalous Potential Electric Energy in Distilled Water under Solar Heating, by F. Smarandache & V. Ch...

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Multispace & Multistructure Neutrosophic Transdisciplinary : 100 Collected Papers of Sciences : Volume 4

By: Florentin Smarandache

... & Mircea Eugen....................................58 CHEMISTRY...................................68 7. Potential Use of Lime as Nitric Acid Source for Alternative Electrolyte Fuel-Cell Method, by V. Christianto, F. Smarandache.......................69 8. Observation of Anomalous Potential Electric Energy in Distilled Water under Solar Heating, by F. Smarandache & V. Ch...

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