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RELIGION: A MOSAIC By Louis Hammann
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Can we say of Religion what the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy said of Economics: It is not one homogeneous enterprise? If so, then what is religion as a plural phenomenon? Should we... More > understand religious traditions as carriers of revealed truth in the current age of empirical science? Or should we appreciate the power of the human imagination to satisfy our curiosity? Can human ingenuity reconcile the psychological and historical biases of religious traditions? Can we see them as both individual and communal realities? I propose to understand religious traditions under the rubric of a metaphor. They are mosaics, subtle designs of human experiences—designs that have emerged from the human struggle of coping with the constant impulse to make sense of life. Human ingenuity is capable of creating counter-cultural communities that persist as chains of memory. Their historical function is celebrating relationships that define our destiny and who we are.< Less
RELIGION: A MOSAIC By Louis Hammann
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Can we say of Religion what the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy said of Economics: It is not one homogeneous enterprise? If so, then what is religion as a plural phenomenon? Should we... More > understand religious traditions as carriers of revealed truth in the current age of empirical science? Or should we appreciate the power of the human imagination to satisfy our curiosity? Can human ingenuity reconcile the psychological and historical biases of religious traditions? Can we see them as both individual and communal realities? I propose to understand religious traditions under the rubric of a metaphor. They are mosaics, subtle designs of human experiences—designs that have emerged from the human struggle of coping with the constant impulse to make sense of life. Human ingenuity is capable of creating counter-cultural communities that persist as chains of memory. Their historical function is celebrating relationships that define our destiny and who we are.< Less
Mosaic Tile Art for Beginners By Hugo Warner
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The use of tiny mosaic tiles or blocks to create works of art is an ancient craft that is becoming ever more popular in the present age. As an art form it can have great depth, variety and freedom of... More > expression – but best of all, it is a skill that can be aquired by anyone, with only a minimum of instruction..... Scroll up... and click on "Buy Now" to deliver almost instantly to your iPad or other reading device.< Less
Melissa's Mosaic Guide By Melissa Miller
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A Detailed Guide to Making Pique Assiette Mosaics Using Broken China, Found Objects, Vintage Jewelry, and Treasures from Your World. Create treasure boxes, garden art, bird nest bowls, mosaic tables,... More > and more. Enhance your creativity, make use of your old cast-off treasures, and have fun!< Less
The Blackbird Chronicles Book Four: Mosaic By BC Wesley
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On the planet Morphious the lost pilots from the Blackbird begin an adventure that takes them on a journey that introduces new allies and even greater enemies. At the same time, Admiral Nelson... More > Little leads a strike force to investigate the rumors of abandoned Workers left behind on Workorano. No such endeavor could be accomplished without suffering consequences as another new enemy makes itself known. Between the Liberation League and the rulers of Morphious, it was beginning to look as if the Zytron Alliance may turn out to be the least of the Treaty Worlds' worries. Join the adventure as all these different tales come together to create a mosaic of incredible imagination.< Less
The Art Of Guitar Making By Andrew Allan
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The Art of Guitar Making - I was given my first guitar when I was in my mid teens but I didn’t really start playing it properly until I was in my early thirties and that was when I first... More > started to look at how guitars are made. I got accepted to study Stringed Instrument Making at Anniesland College in Glasgow (Scotland). During those 2 years I was given the opportunity to develop a greater understanding of the history, science, and practice of making musical instruments. These 3 project books (gathered together here in this one volume) were written in the evenings while I was at college to help me with remembering the various processes I was learning each day and also to take note of any mistakes I made along the way. Hope you enjoy reading them.< Less
Rough Guide to Planning the Future By Bill Crooks, Jackie Mouradian
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A simple practical guide to project planning for community groups who want to make a difference in their community. This guide is user friendly with cartoon illustrations and simple step by step... More > guides, drawing on Mosaic Creative’s experience of working with vulnerable and marginalised groups in the UK.< Less
OTREC-TT-480 By Rob Zako
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How can public entities make sustainable transportation decisions? After providing a context for transportation evaluation, this report outlines a three-part process: framework, measurement, and... More > decision-making. Various methods for aggregating measurements are summarized: benefit-cost analysis (BCA), least-cost planning (LCP), multi-attribute utility analysis (MUA), etc. The authors recommend a pragmatic triple-bottom-line TBL framework based on a set of general principles: (1) Reflect values, goals and objectives; (2) Quantify direct costs and benefits; (3) Identify other major costs and benefits; (4) Identify who benefits and who pays; (5) Develop rough estimates, but highlight uncertainties; (6) Help policymakers to balance priorities; (7) Integrate TBL methods into decision-making; and (8) Monitor outcomes. The report concludes that TBL is a good framework for evaluating transportation investments and should be incorporated into all phases of decision-making.< Less
OTREC-TT-480 By Rob Zako
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How can public entities make sustainable transportation decisions? After providing a context for transportation evaluation, this report outlines a three-part process: framework, measurement, and... More > decision-making. Various methods for aggregating measurements are summarized: benefit-cost analysis (BCA), least-cost planning (LCP), multi-attribute utility analysis (MUA), etc. The authors recommend a pragmatic triple-bottom-line TBL framework based on a set of general principles: (1) Reflect values, goals and objectives; (2) Quantify direct costs and benefits; (3) Identify other major costs and benefits; (4) Identify who benefits and who pays; (5) Develop rough estimates, but highlight uncertainties; (6) Help policymakers to balance priorities; (7) Integrate TBL methods into decision-making; and (8) Monitor outcomes. The report concludes that TBL is a good framework for evaluating transportation investments and should be incorporated into all phases of decision-making.< Less
Good Being, Good Living: The Modern Model for Sustained Holistic Health By Ryan Glidden
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We all want to be healthy. Everywhere you turn, there’s a new diet or exercise routine that’s going to make you the fastest, strongest, and happiest you’ve ever been. With so many... More > choices and so many right answers, how do you know which is best? In Good Being, Good Living, author Ryan Glidden takes the overwhelmingly complicated health and fitness industry and simplifies it into seven key categories, practiced in three different ways. Good Being, Good Living offers a customized plan specifically for you that centers on awareness, education, and discipline. It helps you understand: You aren’t what you eat How to breathe your way to better health How to recharge your battery How not to exercise The three different worlds you live in Your two most important resources Why stress is good With suggestions, exercises, and questions to deepen awareness, Good Being, Good Living offers a guide to help you on your journey toward more profound health and happiness.< Less