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The National Intelligence Council sponsors workshops and research with nongovernmental experts to gain knowledge and insight and to sharpen debate on critical issues. The views expressed in this report do not reflect official US Government positions. 
Topics: Climate Change, National Security, Globalization, Demography, Environment
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The National Intelligence Council sponsors workshops and research with nongovernmental experts to gain knowledge and insight and to sharpen debate on critical issues. The views expressed in this report do not reflect official US Government positions. 
Topics: Climate Change, National Security, Globalization, Demography, Environment
Arxiv.org
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We analyze mathematical models of the global human population growth and compare them to actual dynamics of the world population and of the world surplus product. We consider a possibility that the so-called world's demographic transition is not a dynamic crossover but a phase transition that affects all aspects of our life.
Source: http://arxiv.org/abs/0910.3056v2
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by Humanity+
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H+   Magazine, a quarterly magazine on transhumanist news and ideas, launched in 2008. It has since changed its organization, leadership, and format several times. The magazine produced five issues from 2008 through 2009, each released as PDF-based digital editions and one released also as a print edition available in retail stores. The publisher changed from Humanity+ to Betterhumans LLC beginning with the second issue, with R. U. Sirius the editor of all five issues. In 2010, with R. U....
Topics: Cyberpunk, Transhumanism, Technology, Emerging Technologies, zine, ezine, webzine, anarchivism
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
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Who Owns the Moon?: Extraterrestrial Aspects of Land and Mineral Resources Ownership Author: Virgiliu Pop Published by Springer Netherlands ISBN: 978-1-4020-9134-6 DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4020-9135-3 Table of Contents: Is the Moon for Sale? The Sources of Landed Property Rights in Outer Space The Object of Landed Property Rights in Outer Space The Relationship Between Property and Sovereignty in Outer Space The Commons Regime: Everybody’s and Nobody’s Homesteading the Final Frontier The Common...
Topics: Space mining, Natural resources
Folkscanomy Electronics: Books on Electronics, Circuits and Processors
by Mumford, Christine L; Jain, L. C; SpringerLink (Online service)
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Knowledge Seeker - Ontology Modelling for Information Search and Management
Topics: ontology, graph, domain, web, knowledge, text, noun, term, document, semantic, ontology graph,...
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by Boyer, Pascal
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The Fracture Of An Illusion : Science & The Dissolution Of Religion
Topics: CSR, Science, Religion
This report critically reviews current knowledge about global distributions and properties of atmospheric aerosols, as they relate to aerosol impacts on climate. It assesses possible next steps aimed at substantially reducing uncertainties in aerosol radiative forcing estimates. Current measurement techniques and modeling approaches are summarized, providing context. As a part of the Synthesis and Assessment Product in the Climate Change Science Program, this assessment builds upon recent...
Topics: NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS), AEROSOLS, CLIMATE, CLIMATE CHANGE, ATMOSPHERIC EFFECTS,...
Folkscanomy Electronics: Books on Electronics, Circuits and Processors
by Mumford, Christine L; Jain, L. C; SpringerLink (Online service)
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Towards Intelligent Modeling_ Statistical Approximation Theory
Topics: statistical, operators, approximation, lim, theorem, sequence, fuzzy, linear, positive,...
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by Timothy W. Luke and Jeremy Hunsinger (editors)
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"An e-book produced for the 10th anniversary of the research center at Virginia Tech, the Center for Digital Discourse and Culture. Available at: http://www.cddc.vt.edu/10th-book/ The e-book is free in cost, free to copy, free to distribute. The volume confronts many of the issues in contemporary academia as it meets the internet and computing in all of its spheres with many specific contributions on academic publishing, e-research, the history of the center, and related topics."...
Topics: open source, digital communication, e-books
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by Allen, Harold W. G
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Science, Cosmology, Biblical cosmology, Internationalism
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by Knight Commission on the Information Needs of Communities in a Democracy; Communications and Society Program (Aspen Institute); John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
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Topics: Information society, Information technology
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by John W. Limbert
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Topics: United States -- Foreign relations -- Iran, Iran -- Foreign relations -- United States
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by Bishop, Amanda
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Climatic changes, Global warming, Environmentalism, Climatic changes, Global warming,...
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 282-315) and index
Topics: Two thousand twelve, A.D, Twenty-first century, Maya calendar, Maya philosophy, Prophecies,...
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by Henningfeld, Diane Andrews
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Communicable diseases, Emerging infectious diseases, Epidemics
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Gault, Percy M; Marler, Harris J
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Handbook on Cyanobacteria, Biochemistry, Biotechnology and Applications (Bacteriology Research Developments) by Percy M. Gault
Topics: cyanobacteria, prochloron, electron, transfer, core, antenna, photosystem, chlorophyll, energy,...
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by Miller, Debra A
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Disaster relief, Emergency management, Emergency management, Disaster relief
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by Grey House Publishing, Inc
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"A Universal Reference Book."
Topics: Environmental protection, Environmental agencies, Conservation of natural resources, Nature...
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by Amy Seidl
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Topics: Global warming, Nature -- Effect of human beings on, Climatic changes -- Environmental aspects
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by Jagielski, Wojciech
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Topics: Jagielski, Wojciech, -- 1960-, Chechni︠a︡ (Russia) -- History -- Civil War, 1994- -- Personal...
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-231) and index
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by Monica, Paul R. La
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-255) and index
Topics: Murdoch, Rupert, 1931-, Murdoch, Rupert, Mass media, Mass media, Businesspeople, Massenmedien
Folkscanomy Electronics: Books on Electronics, Circuits and Processors
by Mumford, Christine L; Jain, L. C; SpringerLink (Online service)
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Intelligent Systems_ Approximation by Artificial Neural Networks
Topics: neural, network, approximation, multivariate, quantitative, theorem, approximations, lnbj,...
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Imperialism, Hegemony, Imperialisme, Hegemonie, Plurale samenleving, Verdraagzaamheid
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by Philip Alcabes
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Topics: Epidemics -- History, Communicable diseases -- History, Epidemics -- Psychological aspects,...
Smithsonian Libraries
by Forbes Symposium (4th : 2007 : Washington, D.C.); McCarthy, Blythe Ellen; Freer Gallery of Art
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"This publication is the result of a conference held at the Freer Gallery of Art on September 27-29, 2007."--vii
Topic: Pottery, Asian
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by Sana Butler
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Topics: Butler, Sana -- Travel -- United States., African Americans -- Race identity., Children of freedmen...
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Topics: Bowden, Charles, -- 1945- -- Travel -- Southwest, New, Bowden, Charles, -- 1945- -- Travel, Bowden,...
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by Raney, Bill; Raney, JoAnne Walker, 1933-1969
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Topics: Raney, Bill, Raney, JoAnne Walker, 1933-1969, Raney, Eric Xerxes, 1966-1971, Voyages and travels,...
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Climatic changes, Climatic changes, Environmental policy, Global warming
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by Blainey, Geoffrey.
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Topics: Cook, James, -- 1728-1779, Explorers -- Great Britain -- Biography, Voyages around the world --...
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Topics: Urban ecology (Sociology) -- United States, City planning -- Environmental aspects -- United...
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Topics: Fortune-telling & divination, Mind, body, spirit: disciplines & techniques, Revelation,...
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by Lyman Tower Sargent
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Topics: Political science -- History, Ideology -- Political aspects
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Family heirloom -- The price of perfection -- Second sons -- The last orchard -- Calling your father a weed -- Living with insults -- Resilience -- Learning to lean, walking on uneven ground -- Shoveling sand -- Back in the saddle again -- Season of dirt -- Perfect junk -- The art of going slow : French plowing -- Hardpan economics -- Falling down -- Welding -- Killing an orchard to save the farm -- The sweat thesis -- The hands of caregivers -- Farming with ghosts -- Missing stories -- Fields...
Topics: Masumoto, David Mas, Peach growers, Organic farmers, Farm life
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by Morgan, Sally
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 63) and index
Topics: Global warming, Global warming, Global warming
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 397-558) and index
Topics: Nutrition, Food habits, Obesity, Food, Large type books
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by Kaplan, Michael
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Topics: Errors., Thought and thinking., Practical reason.
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by Stanley A. Wolpert
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Topic: India -- History
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Democracy, Democratization, New democracies, World politics, Capitalism
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by Nader, Ralph
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Topics: Philanthropists, Rich people
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 127-132)
Topics: Lifestyles, Advertising, Environmental degradation, Consumption (Economics)
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-157)
Topics: Monastic and religious life, Spirituality, Spiritual life
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Ciriaco, d'Ancona, 1391-1452, Archaeology, Archaeologists, Classicists, Travelers
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by Timothy M. Kusky
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Topics: Climatic changes, Climatic changes -- Environmental aspects, Climatic zones
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by Athill, Diana
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Originally published in Great Britain by Granta Publications, 2008
Topics: Athill, Diana, Athill, Diana, Old age, Aging, Editors, Women editors, Authors, English, Women...
Includes index
Topics: Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882, Simons, Eric, Natural history
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by Cohn, Marjorie, 1948-; Gilberd, Kathleen
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-213) and index
Topics: Selective conscientious objection, Military ethics, War, Vietnam War, 1961-1975, Afghan War, 2001-,...
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by Dan Hofstadter
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Topics: Galilei, Galileo, -- 1564-1642 -- Trials, litigation, etc, Catholic Church -- Doctrines -- History...
Includes bibliographical references (p. 355-359) and index
Topic: Afghanistan -- History, Military
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by World Book, Inc
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Topic: Automobiles
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"First edition published 1942"--Title page verso
Topics: Langer, Rulka, World War, 1939-1945, World War, 1939-1945, World War, 1939-1945, Women, Weltkrieg...
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by Bargellini, Clara; Komanecky, Michael; Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso (Museum)
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"Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso in collaboration with San Antonio Museum of Art, Museo de Historia Mexicana, Centro Cultural Tijuana, Oakland Museum of California."
Topics: Catholic Church, Catholic Church, Catholic Church, Christian art and symbolism, Art, Spanish...
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by Alvin Silverstein
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Topic: Global warming -- Juvenile literature
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On Resource CD: Basic Nazarene documents -- Bibliographies -- Merging religious bodies documents -- Photographs of founders and shapers -- Resources -- Wesleyan heritage materials -- Sermons -- Women clergy -- Curriculum
Topic: Church of the Nazarene
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by Nichols, Peter
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Topics: Whaling -- Arctic regions -- History -- 19th century, Marine accidents -- Arctic regions -- History...
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by Le Clézio, J.-M. G. (Jean-Marie Gustave), 1940-; Dickson, C
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Series numbering from jacket
Topics: Berbers, Tuaregs, Young women
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-355) and index
Topics: History -- Asia -- China, Nonfiction -- Social Sciences -- Sociology -- Urban, Urban renewal,...
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by Freed, Rita E; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
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"Published in conjunction with the exhibition 'The Secrets of Tomb 10A - Egypt 2000 B.C.' organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, from October 18, 2009 to May 16, 2010"--T.p. verso
Topics: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Excavations (Archaeology), Tombs, Art, Egyptian, Egyptian art,...
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by Pellant, Chris; Taylor, Harry. pht
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Topics: Rocks, Minerals, Rocks, Minerals, Minerals, Minerals, Rocks, Rocks
Ephemerals: Cookbooks, Event Programs, and Directories
by Ackland Art Museum; Hughes, Amanda Millay; Wood, Carolyn H
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Includes papers from three colloquies held at the Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill, N.C., 2002-2004
Topics: Ackland Art Museum, Art and religion, Museum techniques, Art
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by Welland, Michael, 1946-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-321) and index
Topics: Sand, Sandstone
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by Varmus, Harold
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [274]-290) and index
Topics: Varmus, Harold, Varmus, Harold, National Institutes of Health (U.S.), National Institutes of Health...
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by Kathy Marks
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Topics: Pitcairn Island -- History, Social problems -- Pitcairn Island, Pitcairn Island -- Social...
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by Robert K. Musil
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Topics: Global warming, Climatic changes -- United States, Global warming -- Health aspects, Carbon dioxide...
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-329) and index
Topics: Transportation, Combustion gases, Greenhouse gas mitigation, Air quality management, Transportation...
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by Gonsalves, Marc; Gonsalves, Marc; Howes, Tom; Stansell, Keith; Brozek, Gary
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Selected FARC guerrillas 2003-2008 -- A place to crash -- Choices and challenges -- Changes in altitude -- ¿Quién sabe? -- The transition -- Settling in -- Proof of life -- Caribe -- Broken bones and broken bonds -- Ruin and recovery -- Getting healthy -- Dead -- Running on empty -- Reunited -- The swamp -- Politics and pawns -- Fat Camp -- Freedom -- Homecoming
Topics: Gonsalves, Marc, Howes, Tom, Stansell, Keith, Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia,...
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by Erdreich, Sarah Flint
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 103-106) and index
Topics: Human beings, Adaptation (Biology), Global environmental change, Climatic changes
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-262) and index
Topics: Human geography, Globalization, Anthropogeographie, Globalisierung, Anthropogeographie,...
Basic e-Learning Library (BeLL) - Agriculture
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Suggested Level: PR (Professional)
Topics: Soil management, Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (Program), AGR, AGR.PR, PR,...
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Civilization, Economic history, Politics and government, Social conditions
Disempowering idea 1: To save the planet our economies have to stop growing -- Disempowering idea 2: We've hit the limits of a finite Earth -- Disempowering idea 3: We must overcome selfish human nature to save the planet -- Disempowering idea 4: To make progress, we have to override people's innate resistance to rules -- Disempowering idea 5: People are now so far removed from the natural world that they'll never feel the connection to nature needed for an environmental turnaround --...
Topics: Environmental protection, Human ecology, Sustainable development, Environmental protection, Human...
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Spiritual life, Spiritual healing, Chants