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Foundations of Intensional Semantics
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Foundations of Intensional Semantics

This book provides a systematic study of three foundational issues in the semantics of natural language that have been relatively neglected in the past few decades.
Focuses on the formal characterization of intensions, the nature of an adequate type system for natural language semantics, and the formal power of the semantic representation language.
Proposes a theory that offers a promising framework for developing a computational semantic system sufficiently expressive to capture the properties of natural language meaning while remaining computationally tractable.
 
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Tags: language, natural, formal, system, semantics
Articulatory Phonetics
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Articulatory Phonetics

Articulatory Phonetics presents a concise and non-technical introduction to the physiological processes involved in producing sounds in human speech. Traces the path of the speech production system through to the point where simple vocal sounds are produced, covering the nervous system, and muscles, respiration, and phonation. Introduces more complex anatomical concepts of articulatory phonetics and particular sounds of human speech, including brain anatomy and coarticulation.
 
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Tags: speech, sounds, system, Articulatory, Phonetics
Your Baby Can Read! 6 DVDs
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Your Baby Can Read! 6 DVDs

As seen on CNN, Good Morning America, The Learning Channel & hundreds of new programs! Includes all 6 DVDs in the Your Baby Can Read early language development system.

REUPLOAD NEEDED

 
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Tags: early, language, development, systemYour, Includes, system, REUPLOAD, NEEDED
Myths, Symbols and Legends of Solar System Bodies
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Myths, Symbols and Legends of Solar System Bodies

This book is an amateur astronomer’s guide to the mythology and symbolism associated with the celestial bodies in the Solar System, and even includes some of the legendary tales of people who had or have a connection with these objects. It explores different cultures (for example, the Greco-Roman and the Norse) and different times and how stories were used to explain the worlds they saw above them. You’d be amazed how much of our world today reflects the myths and stories of these cultures!
 
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Tags: System, these, cultures, stories, Solar
The Companion to Adam Smith (Companions to Philosophy)
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The Companion to Adam Smith (Companions to Philosophy)

Although Adam Smith is best known as the founder of scientific economics and an early proponent of the modern market economy, political economy is only one part of his comprehensive intellectual system. Consisting of a theory of mind and its functions in language, arts, science and social intercourse, Smith's system was a towering contribution to the Scottish Enlightenment.
 
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Tags: Smith, economy, system, social, intercourse
Let Me Heal: The Opportunity to Preserve Excellence in American Medicine
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Let Me Heal: The Opportunity to Preserve Excellence in American Medicine

In Let Me Heal, prize-winning author Kenneth M. Ludmerer provides the first-ever account of the residency system for training doctors in the United States. He traces its development from its nineteenth-century roots through its present-day struggles to cope with new, bureaucratic work-hour regulations for house officers and, more important, to preserve excellence in medical training amid a highly commercialized health care system.
 
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Tags: system, training, important, preserve, excellence
Interpreting Schelling: Critical Essays
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Interpreting Schelling: Critical Essays

This book is the first collection of essays on Schelling in English that systematically explores the historical development of his philosophy. It addresses all four periods of Schelling's thought: his Transcendental Philosophy and Philosophy of Nature, his System of Identity [Identitätsphilosophie], his System of Freedom, and his Positive Philosophy.
 
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Tags: Philosophy, Schelling, System, Identit, Identity