Tibet on Fire

Buddhism, Protest, and the Rhetoric of Self-Immolation

Author: John Whalen-Bridge

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 1137370351

Category: Philosophy

Page: 216

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Using Kenneth Burke's concept of dramatism as a way of exploring multiple motivations in symbolic expression, Tibet on Fire examines the Tibetan self-immolation movement of 2011-2015. The volume asserts that the self-immolation act is an affirmation of Tibetan identity in the face of cultural genocide.

Congressional Record, V. 151, PT. 6, April 21, 2005 to May 5, 2005

Author: Congress

Publisher: Government Printing Office

ISBN: 9780160846823

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 1458

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The Congressional Record contains the proceedings and debates of each Congressional session in the House of Representatives and the Senate. Arranged in calendar order, each volume includes the exact text of everything that was said and includes members' remarks.

The Raw Files: 1997

Author: James Dixon,Arnold Furious,Lee Maughan,Bob Dahlstrom,Rick Ashley

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 1291757791

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 168

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The team at www.historyofwrestling.info are back with the fifth in their series documenting every episode of WWF Monday Night Raw, year by year. We cover every angle, segment and match in detail, and offer plenty of thoughts and facts along the way. The book is written and presented in the usual HOW style, with various awards, match lists and a host of star ratings for fans to debate at will. New this time are additional awards, a Hall of Shame covering the bouts to avoid, some of the better promos fully transcribed and a bonus additional ""Shotgun Files"" book contained within! It is also easily the biggest Raw Files yet, coming it at approximately 170,000 words! Learn about one of the most tumultuous years in WWF history, with the formation of the Hart Foundation; the fallout from the Montreal Screwjob; the further rise of Steve Austin and The Rock; surprise appearances and returns; an invasion from ECW; legendary promos and angles and so much more!

Exile on Wall Street

One Analyst's Fight to Save the Big Banks from Themselves

Author: Mike Mayo

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118203666

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 208

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An insider points out the holes that still exist on Wall Streetand in the banking system Exile on Wall Street is a gripping read for anyone withan interest in business and finance, U.S. capitalism, the future ofbanking, and the root causes of the financial meltdown. Award winning, veteran sell side Wall Street analyst Mike Mayowrites about one of the biggest financial and political issues ofour time – the role of finance and banks in the US. He hasworked at six Wall Street firms, analyzing banks and protestingagainst bad practices for two decades. In Exile on Wall Street, Mayo: Lays out practices that have diminished capitalism and thebanking sector Shares his battle scars from calling truth to power at some ofthe largest banks in the world and how he survived challenging thestatus quo to be credited as one of the few who saw the crisiscoming Blows the lid off the true inner workings of the big banks andshows the ways in which Wall Street is just as bad today as it waspre-crash. Analyzes the fallout stemming from the market crash, pointingout the numerous holes that still exist in the system, and offerspractical solutions. While it provides an education, this is no textbook. It is alsoan invaluable resource for finance practitioners and citizensalike.

Die 4-Stunden-Woche

Mehr Zeit, mehr Geld, mehr Leben

Author: Timothy Ferriss

Publisher: Ullstein eBooks

ISBN: 3843704457

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 352

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Warum arbeiten wir uns eigentlich zu Tode? Haben wir nichts Besseres zu tun? Und ob! - sagt Timothy Ferriss. Der junge Unternehmer war lange Workaholic mit 80-Stunden-Woche. Doch dann erfand er MBA- Management by Absence- und ist seitdem freier, reicher, glücklicher. Mit viel Humor, provokanten Denkanstößen und erprobten Tipps erklärt Ferriss, wie sich die 4-Stunden-Woche bei vollem Lohnausgleich verwirklichen lässt. Der Wegweiser für eine Flucht aus dem Hamsterrad und ein Manifest für eine neue Gewichtung zwischen Leben und Arbeiten.

Illinois Bar Journal

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Bar associations

Page: N.A

View: 6849

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Vols. 28- include reports and proceedings of the 64th- (1940- ) annual meetings formerly issued as the association's Annual report.

The Breeder's Gazette

A Weekly Publication Devoted ... to the Interests of Live-stock Breeders

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Livestock

Page: N.A

View: 9129

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Forbes

Author: Bertie Charles Forbes

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Business

Page: N.A

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Congressional Record

Proceedings and Debates of the ... Congress

Author: United States. Congress

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: N.A

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The Congressional Record is the official record of the proceedings and debates of the United States Congress. It is published daily when Congress is in session. The Congressional Record began publication in 1873. Debates for sessions prior to 1873 are recorded in The Debates and Proceedings in the Congress of the United States (1789-1824), the Register of Debates in Congress (1824-1837), and the Congressional Globe (1833-1873)