Turning Points by Mark A. Noll


Genre : Religion
Editor : Baker Academic
Release : 2000
ISBN-13 : UOM:39015050314890
Hardcover : 352 Pages


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Now organized around 14 key moments in church history, this well-received text provides contemporary Christians with a fuller understanding of God as He has revealed his purpose through the centuries and around the world. Original.

Turning Points by Chaomei Chen


Genre : Computers
Editor : Springer Science & Business Media
Release : 2012-03-20
ISBN-13 : 9783642191602
Hardcover : 300 Pages


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"Turning Points: The Nature of Creativity" discusses theories and methods focusing on a critical concept of intellectual turning points in the context of critical thinking, scientific discovery, and problem solving in general. This book introduces a novel analytical and experimental system that provides not only new ways for retrospective studies of scientific change but also for characterizing transformative potentials of prospective scientific contributions. The book is intended for scientists and researchers in the fields of information science and computer science. Dr. Chaomei Chen is an Associate Professor at the College of Information Science and Technology, Drexel University, USA.

Uncoupling by Diane Vaughan


Genre : Self-Help
Editor : Vintage
Release : 1990
ISBN-13 : 9780679730026
Hardcover : 250 Pages


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Now in trade paperback, the ground-breaking and carefully documented book that shows how couples come apart.

Turning Points by Diego De Leo


Genre : Suicide
Editor : Australian Academic Press
Release : 2010
ISBN-13 : 9781921513381
Hardcover : 205 Pages


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In this remarkable book, Professor Diego De Leo, distinguished Italian psychiatrist and world leading researcher into suicide prevention, takes us on a journey to the edge of reason and through into the light of salvation. We hear the voices of desperate traumatised people pushed to the limit of suicide who, via a stroke of fate, had their lives spared.


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Editor : Rex Bookstore, Inc.
Release :
ISBN-13 : 9712345416
Hardcover : Pages


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Turning Points by Ansgar Nünning


Genre : Literary Criticism
Editor : Walter de Gruyter
Release : 2012-10-30
ISBN-13 : 9783110297102
Hardcover : 471 Pages


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At times of crisis and revolution such as ours, diagnoses of crucial junctures and ruptures – ‘turning points’ – in the continuous flow of history are more prevalent than ever. Analysing literary, cinematic and other narratives, the volume seeks to understand the meanings conveyed by different concepts of turning points, the alternative concepts to which they are opposed when used to explain historical change, and those contexts in which they are unmasked as false and over-simplifying constructions. Literature and film in particular stress the importance of turning points as a sensemaking device (as part of a character’s or a community’s cultural memory), while at the same time unfolding the constructive and hence relative character of turning points. Offering complex reflections on the notion of turning points, literary and filmic narratives are thus of particular interest to the present volume.


Genre : Social Science
Editor : Rowman Altamira
Release : 2003
ISBN-13 : 0759103488
Hardcover : 496 Pages


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Reader outlining key developments in the recent history of interpretive social science methods.


Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Editor : Harper Collins
Release : 2012-06-22
ISBN-13 : 9789350295434
Hardcover : 192 Pages


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It was like any other day on the Anna University campus in Chennai. I had delivered a lecture 'Vision to Mission' and the session got extended from one hour to two. I had lunch with a group of research students and went back to class. As I was returning to my rooms in the evening the vice-chancellor, Prof. A. Kalanidhi, fell in step with me. Someone had been frantically trying to get in touch with me through the day, he said.Indeed, the phone was ringing when I entered the room. When I answered, a voice at the other end said, 'The prime minister wants to talk with you ...' Some months earlier, I had left my post as principal scientific adviser to the government of India, a Cabinet-level post, to return to teaching. Now, as I spoke to the PM, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, my life was set for an unexpected change.Turning Points takes up the incredible Kalam story from where Wings of Fire left off. It brings together details from his career and presidency that are not generally known as he speaks out for the first time on certain points of controversy. It offers insight not only into an extraordinary personality but also a vision of how a country with a great heritage can become great in accomplishment, skills and abilities through effort, perseverance and confidence. It is a continuing saga, above all, of a journey, individual and collective, that will take India to 2020 and beyond as a developed nation.

Turning Points by Max L. Christensen


Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Editor : Westminster John Knox Press
Release : 1993-01-01
ISBN-13 : 0664253571
Hardcover : 136 Pages


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Great movements have leaders and leaders have moments when commitments are made, when new attitudes are formed, when new directions are chosen, and when distant visions are transformed into realities. This inspirational book examines some of these important times--occasions when notable people, during moments of crisis and insight, found the grace and strength to change our world for the better, forever.

Turning Points by Marshall Brown


Genre : Literary Criticism
Editor : Stanford University Press
Release : 1997
ISBN-13 : 0804727082
Hardcover : 344 Pages


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Turning Points demonstrates the role of style and form in promoting and shaping cultural development by studying important critics, and analyzing cultural change in literature, music, art, and philosophy.