Common As Air: Revolution, Art, and Ownership free ebook

English | March 1, 2012 | SBN: 1908526041, 0374532796 | EPUB | 352 Pages | 0.5 MB

Common as Air offers a stirring defense of our cultural commons, that vast store of art and ideas we have inherited from the past and continue to enrich in the present. Suspicious of the current idea that all creative work is intellectual property, Lewis Hyde t

The Nature of Variation in Tone Sandhi Patterns of Shanghai and Wuxi Wu (Frontiers in Chinese Linguistics) free ebook

English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 158 Pages | ISBN : 9811061807 | 5.03 MB

This book conducts a thorough investigation of the variation in tone sandhi patterns of Shanghai and Wuxi Wu using quantitative rating experiments. Although Shanghai Wu has been well documented, to date there has never been any quantitative study that systemat

Paul Kennedy - Ascesa e declino delle grandi potenze free ebook

Italian | 2016 | 846 Pages | ASIN: B01M6ZHKSV | EPUB | 2 MB

Esiste un momento in cui le spese per la difesa militare di una grande potenza superano in ogni caso le risorse della sua economia? Se s, allora si pu dire che una legge storica stata fissata: quella che regola, per ogni grande potenza, il meccanismo dell'ascesa e della decadenza.