Language and Mathematics: An Interdisciplinary Guide
This book explores the many disciplinary and theoretical links between language, linguistics, and mathematics. It examines trends in linguistics, such as structuralism, conceptual metaphor theory, and other relevant theories,to show that language and mathematics have a similar structure, but differential functions, even though one without the other would not exist.
A monthly English language magazine is perhaps the first of its kind in India which aims to satiate the cravings of the mind to master the intricacies of the English language. The magazine through its well crafted sections and balanced exercises enables the readers to test their all round knowledge of the English language. The uniqueness of this magazine lies in the fact that besides stressing on the development of English grammar, it also covers other aspects like evolution of English, Pronunciation, Day to Day Conversation, Vocabulary Building, Spelling, Terminology, English Literature and much more.
Based on a wealth of family papers, period images, and popular literature, this is the first book devoted to the broad history of sibling relations in America. Illuminating the evolution of the modern family system, Siblings shows how brothers and sisters have helped each other in the face of the dramatic political, economic, and cultural changes of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
Have you ever lain awake at night fretting over how we can be sure of the reality of the external world? Perhaps we are in fact disembodied brains, floating in vats at the whim of some deranged puppet-master? If so, you are not alone - and what's more, you are in exalted company. For this question and other ones like it have been the stuff of philosophical rumination from Plato to Popper.
Now available in one tremendous volume, this is a compelling and remarkable history spanning over two thousand years of the greatest unsolved mysteries known to mankind, including: Atlantis; the Bermuda Triangle; Bigfoot; crop circles; crystal skulls; the Holy Shroud of Turin; the Hope Diamond and other cursed jewels; the mystery of the Mary Celeste; mummies and their curses; poltergeists; sea monsters; spontaneous human combustion; Tunguska and other falling meteors; vampires; and, zombies. It also includes a mystery never examined before - the missing maps of Atlantis.
Step outside at any time of day or night, look up, and you're bound to see a world filled with limitless wonders: majestic rainbows, dramatic cloud formations, stirring sunsets, intricate constellations, captivating solar eclipses, and even the distant planets themselves. But these and other breathtaking natural phenomena are more than just pretty objects to be admired.