Download E-books The Israelites in History and Tradition (Library of Ancient Israel) PDF

By Niels Peter Lemche

Niels Peter Lemche specializes in the way in which Israelites understood themselves at diverse issues in history--before, inside, and after the monarchy. This e-book is vital examining for an individual drawn to knowing Israel's wealthy history.

Volumes within the Library of old Israel draw on a number of disciplines--such as archaeology, anthropology, sociology, linguistics, and literary criticism--to remove darkness from the typical realities and social subtleties those historical cultures skilled. This sequence employs subtle tools leading to unique contributions that depict the truth of the folks in the back of the Hebrew Bible and translates those insights for a large choice of readers.

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Download E-books The IT / Digital Legal Companion: A Comprehensive Business Guide to Software, IT, Internet, Media and IP Law PDF

By Gene K. Landy

To compete successfully in electronic company markets, you want to know how the legislation impacts your electronic expertise company.

The contents comprise certain undeniable English company and criminal advice on:

* Securing highbrow estate for electronic Business
* electronic agreement Fundamentals
* Open resource principles and Strategies
* improvement, Consulting and Outsourcing
* software program as a Service
* company software program Licensing, Partnering and Distribution
* internet and net Agreements
* privateness at the Internet
* electronic Multimedia content material Clearance and Distribution
* IT Standards
* net and cellular know-how and content material Deals
* online game improvement Deals
* foreign Distribution
* User-Created content material, Mash-ups, MMOGs and internet Widgets
* and lots more and plenty extra

Comprehensive enterprise and criminal suggestions including

* Securing highbrow estate for electronic Business
* electronic agreement Fundamentals
* Open resource principles and Strategies
* improvement, Consulting and Outsourcing
* software program as a Service
* company software program Licensing, Partnering, and Distribution
* net and net Agreements
* privateness at the Internet
* electronic Multimedia content material Clearance and Distribution
* IT Standards
* game improvement and content material Deals
* foreign Distribution
* User-Created content material, Mash-Ups, MMOGs, and internet Widgets
* and masses More

Key Features:

* Up-to-the-Moment felony Guide

* In simple English

* comprises 38 agreement and internet varieties within the e-book and on-line

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Download E-books Fascinating People of the Bible PDF

By Christopher D. Hudson

Bible characters are fascinating humans, and we will be able to examine much from their lives. That’s the belief in the back of Fascinating humans of the Bible. For rankings of Bible males and women—famous, not-so-famous, and infamous—a day-by-day studying presents a quick, easy-to-read biography besides a devotional or inspirational takeaway. Bonus features—such as “Did You Know?”—provide extra element at the historical past for every personality. learn it as an everyday devotional, or use it for a gaggle study—Fascinating humans of the Bible is bound to augment your biblical wisdom and religious experience.

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Download E-books The Danielic Eschatological Hour in the Johannine Literature (The Library of New Testament Studies) PDF

By Stefanos Mihalios

Stefanos Mihalios examines the makes use of of the hour within the writings of John and demonstrates the contribution of Danielic eschatology to Johns figuring out of this idea. Mihalios starts off via tracing the proposal of an eschatological time within the previous testomony inside of expressions similar to in that point and time of misery, which additionally seem within the publication of Daniel and relate to the eschatological hour present in Daniel. Mihalios reveals that even in the Jewish culture there exists an anticipation of the success of the Danielic eschatological time, because the eschatological hour seems to be within the Jewish literature inside contexts that allude to the Danielic end-time occasions. Mihalios strikes directly to examines the Johannine eschatological expressions and issues that experience their resource in Daniel, discovering proof of transparent allusions each time the notice hour arises. via this exam, he concludes that for the Johannine Jesus use of the time period hour shows that the ultimate hour of tribulation and resurrection, because it is depicted in Daniel, has arrived.

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Download E-books Der Computer: Mein Lebenswerk (German Edition) PDF

Das Buch "Der laptop - Mein Lebenswerk" ist die Autobiographie des Computerpioniers Konrad Zuse. Vor dem Hintergrund der zeitgeschichtlichen Ereignisse beschreibt der Autor die Entwicklunggeschichte des pcs. DasBuch vermittelt so ein eindrucksvolles Bild von den Anf{ngen einer technischen Entwicklung, die wir heute mit dem Begriff Computertechnik und Informationstechnik beschreiben, ein Gebiet, das als Schl}sseltechnologie unserer Zeit angesehen wird.

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Download E-books The Unchained Bible: Cultural Appropriations of Biblical Texts (The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies) PDF

By Hugh S. Pyper

This quantity explores a few circumstances of unforeseen yet influential readings of the Bible in pop culture, literature, movie, tune and politics. The argument in them all is that the results of the Bible keeps to affect modern tradition in ways in which may perhaps shock and occasionally dismay either spiritual and secular teams. That the Bible used to be at one time chained in church buildings is correct. The subversive misreading of this enchainment as a logo of a publication in captivity to the confirmed church is tough to suppress, although. but, as soon as published from those chains, the Bible proves to be a textual content that will get all over and which undergoes marvelous and infrequently contradictory metamorphoses. The pious advocates of constructing the Bible obtainable who sought to loose it from the church buildings' chains are the very those who then decry a few of the effects whilst the Bible is loose to roam.

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Download E-books The Misuse of Information Systems: The Impact of Security Countermeasures (Criminal Justice: Recent Scholarship) PDF

D Arcy experiences on an empirical research of the impression of 4 protection countermeasures (security regulations, safety understanding software, computing device tracking, preventive safety software program) on IS misuse. utilizing the framework of common deterrence concept, he develops and assessments a conceptual version utilizing survey responses from 507 execs. He reveals help for the effectiveness of safeguard rules, safeguard know-how courses, and laptop tracking in deterring IS misuse. Preventive safety software program seems simply reasonably powerful. the implications additionally recommend that the deterrent effectiveness of defense countermeasures range in keeping with desktop self-efficacy and the quantity of time spent telecommuting. D Arcy s findings support clarify the relationships among safety countermeasures and IS misuse, whereas reaffirming the applicability of common deterrence thought to the IS safety area.

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Download E-books Free for All: How LINUX and the Free Software Movement Undercut the High-Tech Titans PDF

By Peter Wayner

Linux:Poised for global Domination?

A revolution is sweeping the software program international -- person who threatens to tug even the effective Microsoft company from its throne. invoice Gates and his company's rule over the software program via their tight keep an eye on of Microsoft home windows is dealing with their largest problem ever -- a brand new competitor that can not be received, coopted, or manipulated with any of the normal instruments of company energy. Its name:

Linux.

Free for All is the tale of a gaggle of devoted software program hackers from all over the world who, of their spare time, created an "open" working approach that opponents and in lots of methods surpasses Microsoft's.

Peter Wayner, a author whose assurance of know-how seems usually within the New York Times and Salon journal, tells a desirable story of the way an easy notion growing and freely giving an "open" working process that folks can switch and customise -- sparked a grass-roots flow between programmers and revolutionized the software program business.Free for All is going behind the curtain, telling us in regards to the creators and clients of Linux. alongside how you will meet the leaders of this revolution, together with Richard Stallman, who based the loose software program move , Linus Torvalds, the coding genius and Stallman disciple, who turned the grasp and coordinator of the evolving approach (and named it after himself), etc who aided and nurtured the growing to be unfastened software program stream. you are going to find out how and why they gave their code away at no cost, threatening the Redmond, Washington, giant's hegemony and spawning an entire new of Linux-related businesses and software.

You also will study the place the Linux circulation goes and the way it's prone to have an effect on the high-tech and, eventually, the pcs you employ at domestic and at the task. As clean and fascinating as present day headlines and tomorrow's IPOs, the tale of Linux is simply starting. this is Act I.

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Download E-books Makin' Numbers: Howard Aiken and the Computer (History of Computing) PDF

By I. Bernard Cohen

with the cooperation of Robert V. D. CampbellThis choice of technical essays and memories is a better half quantity to I. Bernard Cohen's biography, Howard Aiken: Portrait of a working laptop or computer Pioneer. After an outline via Cohen, half I offers the 1st entire ebook of Aiken's 1937 notion for an automated calculating computer, which used to be later discovered because the Mark I, in addition to reminiscences of Aiken's first machines by way of the executive engineer in control of development of Mark II, Robert Campbell, and the important programmer of Mark I, Richard Bloch. Henry Tropp describes Aiken's hostility to the unique use of binary numbers in computational platforms and his substitute approach.Part II includes essays on Aiken's administrative and educating kinds via former scholars Frederick Brooks and Peter Calingaert and an essay by way of Gregory Welch at the problems Aiken confronted in constructing a working laptop or computer technological know-how application at Harvard. half III includes reminiscences by means of those who labored or studied with Aiken, together with Richard Bloch, Grace Hopper, Anthony Oettinger, and Maurice Wilkes. Henry Tropp presents excerpts from an interview carried out in advance of Aiken's dying. half IV gathers the main major of Aiken's personal writings. The appendixes provide the specifications of Aiken's machines and checklist his doctoral scholars and the subjects in their dissertations.

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Download E-books Stack Computers: The New Wave PDF

Released in 1989, this used to be the 1st ebook to discover the hot breed of stack pcs led through the advent of the Novix NC4016 chip. the writer commences with an outline of ways stacks are utilized in computing, and a taxonomy of stack help which incorporates a survey of roughly 70 stack machines prior and current. precise descriptions, together with block diagrams and guideline set summaries, are given for seven new stack processors from Harris Semiconductor, Novix, Johns Hopkins University/APL, MISC, WISC applied sciences, and Wright country college. significant subject matters lined additionally contain architectural research of stack machines, software program matters, software parts, and capability for destiny improvement.

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