This Companion provides an authoritative introduction to the historical, social and stylistic complexities of modern Irish culture. It introduces Irish culture in its broadest sense and guides the reader through the cultural and theoretical debates that inform our understanding of modern Ireland. The range of topics covered by the contributors demonstrates a comprehensive understanding of Irish culture and the development of modern Ireland.
“Greenberg’s survey of the earlier history of typology is without rivals, a must read for every linguist who is curious about the intellectual roots of current typology. This wouldn’t be a work by Greenberg if it didn’t go far beyond simple historiography, providing a highly original and readable framework for understanding the earlier efforts.” Prof. Dr. Martin Haspelmath, Max-Planck-Institut für Evolutionäre Anthropologie
Based on examination board syllabuses, the material on this disc provides comprehensive coverage of the essential Mechanics material, understanding of which is vital for success. The thirteen sections listed below each contain several topic areas, providing support for those studying modular and linear courses - sufficient for a double module in Mechanics. Immediate feedback on understanding is provided by hundreds of test questions, all of which have a model solution available if required. Testing yourself with these questions is designed to be an integral part of the learning process.
Based on the Examination Board requirements for Statistics at Advanced Level, the material on this disc provides comprehensive coverage of the essential Statistics material, understanding of which is vital for success. The material is appropriate for either modular (providing coverage of two modules) or linear courses. The seven sections listed below each contain several topic areas. Immediate feedback on understanding is provided by hundreds of test questions, all of which have a model solution available if required. Progress within each topic is reported on the final screen. Exam-style questions, with model solutions are provided in each section.
This book seeks to restore Homer to his rightful place among the principal figures in the history of political and moral philosophy. Through this fresh and provocative analysis of the Iliad and the Odyssey, Peter J. Ahrensdorf examines Homer's understanding of the best life, the nature of the divine, and the nature of human excellence.