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What Do You Mean and How Do You Know? By Nicholas Johnson
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We are the only species able to talk ourselves into difficulties that would not otherwise exist, from divorce to war. Here's a book full of practical suggestions on how to use our language to improve... More > our lives.< Less
An American Dictionary of the English Language By Noah Webster
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Two volumes in one. A compact reproduction of the 1828 first edition. Intended to exhibit, I. The origin, affinities and primary signification of English words, as far as they have been ascertained.... More > II. The genuine orthography and pronunciation of words, according to general usage, or to just principles of analogy. III. Accurate and discriminating definitions, with numerous authorities and illustrations. To which are prefixed, an introductory dissertation on the origin, history and connection of the languages of Western Asia and of Europe, and a concise grammar of the English language.< Less
The New Hermetics Equinox Journal Volume Three By Jason Augustus Newcomb
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This journal contains many exciting essays expanding the scope and practice of the New Hermetics. This is the most diverse collection of authors and ideas so far. Included in this volume are articles... More > on talismanic magick, candle magick, Tarot divination, General Semantics, and many other topics including two memoirs of advanced magical experiences, a new translation of the tantric text Vijñänabhairava, and a supplement containing most of the extant English source materials of the Bavarian Illuminati including extensive extracts from initiation rituals and instruction.< Less
HX Assembler software - manipulating chaos By andrew hennessey
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[HX] Assembler is a logic programming language, innovative general systems theory and knowledge representation system that models the solution to infinite recursion in computation and object... More > labelling noted by Turing and Goedel. It presents a non-arbitrary way to overcome infinite objects by classifying and mapping them as sets of transactions anchored in empirical ergonomic values such as Volts or Watts. The result could well be the revolutionary and much-needed breakthrough in artificial general intelligence that has been needed to take AI to the next level. [HX] Assembler and Tripartite Relativity first originated in 1991, 2004 and is now assembled in this compilation in 2011. Further development towards a hitek application is possible given the one-off creation of an empirical object database which would form the basis of all mapping of the external world by the AI system.< Less
An Overview of Pop-11 By Aaron Sloman
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This text provides an introduction to programming with Pop-11. Pop-11 is a versatile language suitable for rapid prototyping and artificial intelligence. It has list processing capabilities similar... More > to lisp, but with a more readable algol like syntax. Contents: CHAPTER.1: INTRODUCTION — THE ROOMS EXAMPLE CHAPTER.2: INTRODUCTION TO THE SYNTAX AND SEMANTICS OF POP-11 CHAPTER.3: PROCEDURES AND THE STACK CHAPTER.4: PROCEDURES IN POP-11 CHAPTER.5: NUMERICAL AND LOGICAL FACILITIES IN POP-11 CHAPTER.6: LIST PROCESSING IN POP-11 CHAPTER.7: THE POP-11 PATTERN MATCHER AND DATABASE CHAPTER.8 AN AI APPLICATION: A GENERAL PROBLEM SOLVER CHAPTER.9 RECORDS, VECTORS AND OBJECTCLASS< Less
A Long Letter to a Friend By Sarada
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Sarada (Ruth Ingeborg Folling Tate) tells the story of her life, her spiritual adventures and misadventures the form of a long letter. Her spiritual quest to to see into the heart of things led her... More > into the Vedanta Society at age 17 and onward to encounters with Swami Prabhavananda, Aldous Huxley, Christopher Isherwood, Alan Watts, Chogyam Trungpa and others, over the course of sixty years. Like the Hindu saint, Ramakrishna, whom she once followed, her quest has led her through several religions. Now 83 (in 2005), she is drawn to the gentle Zen of Thich Nhat Hanh and has renewed her interest in the consciousness insights of General Semantics (an analysis of how language works to confuse us, and what is beyond language).< Less
THE MECHANICAL SCIENCES IN ANTIQUITY By Massimo Corradi
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The origin of the mechanical sciences can be traced to the studies of Aristotle and Archimedes, who set forth the principles that are the basis of mechanics. However, development in successive... More > centuries advanced but slowly, with notable progress made during the Middle Ages, and would find its complete formal development and linguistic expression only in the Renaissance. The use of elementary static systems followed different courses, tied more to empiricism and constructive technologies than to theoretical science, resolving the problems that were mentioned from time to time by the architects and builders of antiquity. Such problems, formulated from the constructive practices of architecture and by the machines for building, were resolved using those very mechanical devices that are at the basis of the discipline, without a precise knowledge of their general semantic value, but rather with a awareness of statics and constructive empiricism that validated the choices made on the building site.< Less
Quranic Linguistics, Level 2: Essentials of Arabic Grammar (HARDCOVER) By Fahimuddin Qazi
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An advanced Arabic linguistics course, QL2 dives deep into the intricate details of the theory of Arabic grammar (theoretical linguistics). Topics covered include: major types of nominatives... More > (المرفوعات), accusatives (المنصوبات), genitives (المجرورات), jussives (المجزومات), sentences (الجمل), and quasi-sentences (شبه الجملة). Challenging topics such as conditionals (الشرط), numbers, and inflection of weak lettered nouns and verbs are also explained in detail. Frequently appearing particles in the Quran and the Arabic language in general along with their various types have been listed in the Quick Reference Guide for Common Particles. **IMPORTANT** This challenging textbook is ONLY designed for those who have successfully completed QL1-B (Syntax, Inflection, Morphology & Semantics). Do NOT purchase this challenging textbook unless you have met the above mentioned prerequisites AND have access to a qualified Arabic teacher. Before ordering, search online for discount coupons for Lulu books!< Less