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  1. Gingival healing after gingivectomy procedure and low intensity laser irradiation. A clinical and biometrical study in anima nobile; Reparacao gengival apos a tecnica de gengivectomia e aplicacao de laser em baixa intensidade. Avaliacao clinica e biometrica em humanos

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    Amorim, Jose Claudio Faria

    2001-07-01

    For the present study seven patients presenting periodontal disease were selected in a way that they required the performance of gingivectomy procedure in the region of premolars in both sides, being this in the upper or lower region. After the surgical procedure one side was submitted to low intensity laser radiation, wavelength 685 nm, power 50 mW and fluency of 4J/cm{sup 2}, contact mode. The other side was used as a control, not receiving any laser irradiation. Healing process for both sides, was clinically and biometrically evaluated and compared using photographs for the periods: pre-operative, immediate post-operative, 3, 7,14,21, 28 and 35 days. The analysis was performed by 3 specialists in Periodontology considering aspects of healing. Results were submitted to statistical analysis. Biometrical evaluation showed improvement of healing for the period of 21 and 28 days in the lased group. Clinical evaluation showed better reparation mainly after the third day for the active group. Laser group was considered to present an improved healing when compared to the control group. (author)

  2. AnimaCampuse lipukiri soovitab: "Kehtesta oma reeglid" / Liina Luhats

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    Luhats, Liina

    2011-01-01

    15.-19. nov.-ni Tallinnas paralleelselt animafilmide festivaliga toimuvat AnimaCampust tutvustab programmijuht Heilika Pikkov. AnimaCampuse avalike loengute kava. 19. nov.-l toimuvast koomiksipäevast

  3. Gingival healing after gingivectomy procedure and low intensity laser irradiation. A clinical and biometrical study in anima nobile

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    Amorim, Jose Claudio Faria

    2001-01-01

    For the present study seven patients presenting periodontal disease were selected in a way that they required the performance of gingivectomy procedure in the region of premolars in both sides, being this in the upper or lower region. After the surgical procedure one side was submitted to low intensity laser radiation, wavelength 685 nm, power 50 mW and fluency of 4J/cm 2 , contact mode. The other side was used as a control, not receiving any laser irradiation. Healing process for both sides, was clinically and biometrically evaluated and compared using photographs for the periods: pre-operative, immediate post-operative, 3, 7,14,21, 28 and 35 days. The analysis was performed by 3 specialists in Periodontology considering aspects of healing. Results were submitted to statistical analysis. Biometrical evaluation showed improvement of healing for the period of 21 and 28 days in the lased group. Clinical evaluation showed better reparation mainly after the third day for the active group. Laser group was considered to present an improved healing when compared to the control group. (author)

  4. Vascular effects of aqueous extract of Chamaemelum nobile: in vitro pharmacological studies in rats.

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    Zeggwagh, Naoufel Ali; Michel, Jean Baptiste; Eddouks, Mohamed

    2013-01-01

    This study aims to evaluate the in vitro vasorelaxant effect of C. nobile aqueous extract. We use aortic ring isolated from Wistar rats and aqueous C. nobile extract at doses of 5, 10 and 20 mg/ml. Incubation of aqueous C. nobile extract for 30 minutes produced a significant shift of the dose-response curve to norepinephrine (NE) (10(-8) to 10(-5) M) (p nobile extract possesses in vitro vasorelaxant effect.

  5. Nordover med filmkamera - fra Wellman til Nobile

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    Jan Anders Diesen

    2012-05-01

    Full Text Available The Heroic Era in Polar Exploration is filled with fascinating stories about interesting men, and the Race for the Poles is richly described in hundreds of books. The Heroic Era in Polar Exploration coincided with the conception of film technology and rise of commercial cinema, and many polar explorers saw potential in utilising this new technology as a research tool. As a result there exists a range of films from the Polar Explorations, but since their making and initial screenings they have received little attention. The story of these films is also an interesting one, although it has not yet been written. A few years after the production of the first film cameras, the explorer Carsten Borchgrevink brought one along on his British Antarctic Expedition in 1898. His main sponsor, a newspaper publisher, wanted to make news films, but the cinematograph, the film reel and the filming skills were not sufficiently developed to capture living images from the polar region. Our record of this first attempt at making a polar film is limited to one scene from when the expedition is leaving London.The first explorer to succeed in filming in the Arctic was Anthony Fiala in 1902, and since his breakthrough the cinematograph became standard scientific equipment on all polar expeditions. The Mechanical Era in Polar Exploration came with the aeroplanes, the airships and the telegraph. Roald Amundsen played a major role here; he claimed his idea about using aeroplanes was as important to the polar exploration as Nansen´s use of skies and dogsledges in the heroic era. This article tells the story about explorers with film camera trying to reach the North Pole from Spitzbergen. Wellman, Amundsen, Byrd and Nobile are the main characters. The story of their fantastic expeditions is told by others; this is the story about their films, and how the films from the Arctic developed from just documenting landscape and animal life until they became proper documentary

  6. Nobility, Competence, and Disruption: Challenges to Teacher Education

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    Fenstermacher, Gary D.

    2015-01-01

    This article was comprises the keynote address presented by Gary D. Fenstermacher, at the Conference of the California Council on Teacher Education (CCTE), March 19, 2015, in San Jose, California. The subject covered Nobility, Competence, and Disruption and what they mean in teacher education. Fenstermacher presents his subject in four assertions:…

  7. Anima: Modular Workflow System for Comprehensive Image Data Analysis

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    Rantanen, Ville; Valori, Miko; Hautaniemi, Sampsa

    2014-01-01

    Modern microscopes produce vast amounts of image data, and computational methods are needed to analyze and interpret these data. Furthermore, a single image analysis project may require tens or hundreds of analysis steps starting from data import and pre-processing to segmentation and statistical analysis; and ending with visualization and reporting. To manage such large-scale image data analysis projects, we present here a modular workflow system called Anima. Anima is designed for comprehensive and efficient image data analysis development, and it contains several features that are crucial in high-throughput image data analysis: programing language independence, batch processing, easily customized data processing, interoperability with other software via application programing interfaces, and advanced multivariate statistical analysis. The utility of Anima is shown with two case studies focusing on testing different algorithms developed in different imaging platforms and an automated prediction of alive/dead C. elegans worms by integrating several analysis environments. Anima is a fully open source and available with documentation at www.anduril.org/anima. PMID:25126541

  8. Anima: Modular workflow system for comprehensive image data analysis

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    Ville eRantanen

    2014-07-01

    Full Text Available Modern microscopes produce vast amounts of image data, and computational methods are needed to analyze and interpret these data. Furthermore, a single image analysis project may require tens or hundreds of analysis steps starting from data import and preprocessing to segmentation and statistical analysis; and ending with visualization and reporting. To manage such large-scale image data analysis projects, we present here a modular workflow system called Anima. Anima is designed for comprehensive and efficient image data analysis, and it contains several features that are crucial in high-throughput image data analysis: programming language independence, batch processing, easily customized data processing, interoperability with other software via application programming interfaces, and advanced multivariate statistical analysis. The utility of Anima is shown with two case studies focusing on testing different algorithms developed in different imaging platforms and an automated prediction of alive/dead C. elegans worms by integrating several analysis environmens. Anima is fully open source and available with documentation at http://www.anduril.org/anima

  9. The Anima of Laza Kostić

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    Aleksić Slađana V.

    2014-01-01

    Full Text Available The text from Laza Kostic's poem Santa Maria della Salute is everlasting and changeless but its context regarding the meaning and the poet's evaluation can be changed depending on paradigms that regulate the relationships between the author and the readers. Diary of Dreams that was kept in French by Laza Kostić, the facts from his life and work are interesting enough even for the psychoanalytic explications of the hidden levels of the poem's context. This work presents literary and theoretical revelation of Petar Milosavljević in a unique monograph The life of Laza Kostić's poem Santa Maria della Salute (1981 that corresponds to the Jungian deep psychological analysis of Ivan Nastović in the book The Anima of Laza Kostić (2004. On the basis of the external textual facts, Milosavljević's views concerning the role of a woman in Kostić's poem are formulated in the way that the love toward that young girl is consisted of the projection of Kostić's Anima - the young mother whom he lost too early, counterbalance and the addition of the mother whom he found in his own wife. Simultaneously, that girl in his poem, as well as in his life, has a role of the muse that inspires him, and the role of madonna, Beatrice, who will take him to another world where the differences of all times are silent. The fact is that the fairy is not only an object of love but also the centre by which the poet defined his answer to the world with which he was faced in his late years. Milosavljević's view corresponds with Nastović's deep psychological revealation of the poem Santa Maria della Salute. Nastović mentions Hegel's thought that the truth is a whole and that spiritual life is regarded as a dynamic whole that is consisted of the conscious and unconscious part of the character. In regard to the Jung's view 'the unconscious often knows more and better than the consciousness', the unconscious never lies in comparison with the consciousness. The dreams of Laza

  10. Animação da Leitura no Contexto da Animação Sociocultural

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    Fernandes, Anabela de Moura

    2010-01-01

    Dissertação de Mestrado em Ciências de Educação – Especialização em Animação Sociocultural O mundo actual, o da sociedade da informação, é mais exigente, por isso não basta ao indivíduo ter acesso fácil e rápido à informação para que esta se transforme em conhecimento. Esta transformação só se opera se o indivíduo for capaz de interpretar, relacionar e associar essa mesma informação, capacidades que nem todos parecem possuir. Assim, no processo de construção do leitor é crucial a convivênc...

  11. In vivo Antibacterial and Wound Healing Activities of Roman Chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile).

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    Kazemian, Hossein; Ghafourian, Sobhan; Sadeghifard, Nourkhoda; Houshmandfar, Reza; Badakhsh, Behzad; Taji, Asieh; Shavalipour, Aref; Mohebi, Reza; Ebrahim-Saraie, Hadi Sedigh; Houri, Hamidreza; Heidari, Hamid

    2018-01-01

    Today considerable number of drugs are produced from plants. Several plants with antibacterial and healing applications are used in medicine such as Roman chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile L.). Wound infection is one of the most prevalent infections among infectious diseases around the world. Due to appearance of drug resistance, researchers are now paying attention to medicinal plants. Therefore, this study was designed to investigate the antimicrobial and wound healing properties of C. nobile against Pseudomonas aeruginosa using in vivo conditions. Ethanolic extract of C. nobile was provided using standard method. The 5% C. nobile ointment was prepared by dissolving lyophilized extract in eucerin. Forty five male rats were obtained from Ilam university. After anesthetization and wound creation, wounds were infected by P. aeruginosa. The rats were divided into three groups, group I was treated with C. nobile ointment, group II was treated with tetracycline ointment and the third group was treated with base gel as control group. Antibacterial and wound healing activities of C. nobile ointment were more than tetracycline ointment significantly. Our results indicated that extract of C. nobile had effective antibacterial activity and accelerated the progression of wound healing. Our study indicated that antibacterial and wound healing activities of C. nobile ointment were notable. C. nobile therapy in combination with antibiotics can also be useful because medicinal plants contents operate in synergy with antibiotics. These results revealed the value of plant extracts to control antibiotic resistant bacteria in wound infections. Copyright© Bentham Science Publishers; For any queries, please email at epub@benthamscience.org.

  12. Uruguay Mining inventory. Las Animas fotoplano geochemical prospecting results

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    Zeegers, H.; Spangenberg, J.

    1981-01-01

    This work is about the geochemical prospecting carried out in Las Animas fotoplano within the framework of Uruguay Mining inventory. In this work were covered 660 km2 obtaining 738 samples for study which were analyzed by Plasma Emission Spectrometry in Orleans BRGM laboratories.

  13. Hypoglycaemic activity of an HMG-containing flavonoid glucoside, chamaemeloside, from Chamaemelum nobile.

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    König, G M; Wright, A D; Keller, W J; Judd, R L; Bates, S; Day, C

    1998-10-01

    The 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaric acid (HMG) containing flavonoid glucoside chamaemeloside, has been determined to have in vivo hypoglycaemic activity comparable to that of free HMG. An improved isolation scheme for obtaining chamaemeloside from Chamaemelum nobile is presented.

  14. Animali, uomini, mostri : tenerezze e orrori per un’anima sulla soglia

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    Maranini, Anna

    2010-01-01

    A partire dal simbolo dell’anima come raffi gurato in un’edizione cinquecentesca de l’Acerba di Cecco d’Ascoli, si offrono qui alcune testimonianze di ‘esseri volanti’ che si sono prestati a rappresentare l’anima che oltrepassa un limes, una soglia, a volte nella loro bona pars, a volte nella loro mala pars. Oltre ad associare l’anima ad animali che possiedono ali per natura o ad esseri alati immaginari, la letteratura medievale e rinascimentale ha dotato l’anima di ali anche quando l’ha raff...

  15. Anoxia stimulates microbially catalyzed metal release from Animas River sediments†

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    Saup, Casey M.; Williams, Kenneth H.; Rodríguez-Freire, Lucía; Cerrato, José M.; Johnston, Michael D.; Wilkins, Michael J.

    2017-01-01

    The Gold King Mine spill in August 2015 released 11 million liters of metal-rich mine waste to the Animas River watershed, an area that has been previously exposed to historical mining activity spanning more than a century. Although adsorption onto fluvial sediments was responsible for rapid immobilization of a significant fraction of the spill-associated metals, patterns of longer-term mobility are poorly constrained. Metals associated with river sediments collected downstream of the Gold Ki...

  16. Mast cells behavior analysis: non mineralized wall of suprabony periodontal pockets submitted to low intensity laser radiation. (An in anima nobile study)

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    Silveira, Livio de Barros

    2001-01-01

    For this study 20 patients with periodontal disease were selected. The treatment required for all of then was the gingivectomy, a ressective periodontal surgery. This technique consists of removing the whole excess of gingival tissue with the intent of reestablishing the anatomy and the correct function. The gingival area was submitted to 2 different wavelengths and then histologically analysed to search for alterations, mainly concerning mast cells behavior, a blood cell responsible, among other things, for blood vases enlargement. During the surgical procedure each gingival area was submitted to infrared low intensity laser (λ = 785 nm) or to red laser (λ = 688 nm), both with 50 mW of power and fluence of 8 J/cm 2 . A third area was analysed, the control area, in which no laser treatment was employed. The samples were fixated in formol, cut and stained by hematoxyline eosine and toluidine blue. Based on the result we can conclude: the 2 wavelengths used in this study led to the reduction in the number of mast cells present in the tissue as well as to the increase on the degranulation of the remaining mast cells, considered statistically significant taken the degranulation index and; there was no significant difference caused by the action of the two laser wavelengths λ=785 nm and λ=688 nm -50 mW of power and fluence of 8 J/cm 2 -, over the degranulation of the mast cells; the length and width of the randomly chosen blood vases were not statistically different among the analysed groups. (author)

  17. Gut Microbiome and Putative Resistome of Inca and Italian Nobility Mummies

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    Tasha M. Santiago-Rodriguez

    2017-11-01

    Full Text Available Little is still known about the microbiome resulting from the process of mummification of the human gut. In the present study, the gut microbiota, genes associated with metabolism, and putative resistome of Inca and Italian nobility mummies were characterized by using high-throughput sequencing. The Italian nobility mummies exhibited a higher bacterial diversity as compared to the Inca mummies when using 16S ribosomal (rRNA gene amplicon sequencing, but both groups showed bacterial and fungal taxa when using shotgun metagenomic sequencing that may resemble both the thanatomicrobiome and extant human gut microbiomes. Identification of sequences associated with plants, animals, and carbohydrate-active enzymes (CAZymes may provide further insights into the dietary habits of Inca and Italian nobility mummies. Putative antibiotic-resistance genes in the Inca and Italian nobility mummies support a human gut resistome prior to the antibiotic therapy era. The higher proportion of putative antibiotic-resistance genes in the Inca compared to Italian nobility mummies may support the hypotheses that a greater exposure to the environment may result in a greater acquisition of antibiotic-resistance genes. The present study adds knowledge of the microbiome resulting from the process of mummification of the human gut, insights of ancient dietary habits, and the preserved putative human gut resistome prior the antibiotic therapy era.

  18. Gut Microbiome and Putative Resistome of Inca and Italian Nobility Mummies.

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    Santiago-Rodriguez, Tasha M; Fornaciari, Gino; Luciani, Stefania; Toranzos, Gary A; Marota, Isolina; Giuffra, Valentina; Cano, Raul J

    2017-11-07

    Little is still known about the microbiome resulting from the process of mummification of the human gut. In the present study, the gut microbiota, genes associated with metabolism, and putative resistome of Inca and Italian nobility mummies were characterized by using high-throughput sequencing. The Italian nobility mummies exhibited a higher bacterial diversity as compared to the Inca mummies when using 16S ribosomal (rRNA) gene amplicon sequencing, but both groups showed bacterial and fungal taxa when using shotgun metagenomic sequencing that may resemble both the thanatomicrobiome and extant human gut microbiomes. Identification of sequences associated with plants, animals, and carbohydrate-active enzymes (CAZymes) may provide further insights into the dietary habits of Inca and Italian nobility mummies. Putative antibiotic-resistance genes in the Inca and Italian nobility mummies support a human gut resistome prior to the antibiotic therapy era. The higher proportion of putative antibiotic-resistance genes in the Inca compared to Italian nobility mummies may support the hypotheses that a greater exposure to the environment may result in a greater acquisition of antibiotic-resistance genes. The present study adds knowledge of the microbiome resulting from the process of mummification of the human gut, insights of ancient dietary habits, and the preserved putative human gut resistome prior the antibiotic therapy era.

  19. Mitochondrial Apoptosis Induced by Chamaemelum Nobile Extract in Breast Cancer Cells

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    Mostafapour Kandelous, Hirsa; Salimi, Misha; Khori, Vahid; Rastkari, Noushin; Amanzadeh, Amir; Salimi, Mona

    2016-01-01

    Chamaemelum nobile (Asteraceae) commonly known as 'Roman chamomile' is a medicinal plant used for numerous diseases in traditional medicine, although its anticancer activity is unknown. The present study was carried out to investigate the anticancer as well as apoptotic activity of ethyl acetate fraction of C. nobile on different cancerous cell lines. The cells were treated with varying concentrations (0.001- 0.25 mg/mL) of this fraction for 24, 48 and 72 h. Apoptosis induced in MCF-7 cells f...

  20. The realization of electoral rights of the nobility in the first half of the 19th century (on materials of middle Volga region

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    С В Першин

    2008-09-01

    Full Text Available The article deals with the social-political development of Middle Volga nobility in the first half of the 19 th century. After studying the peculiarities of nobility elections in Penza and Simbirsk provinces, the author determines the reality of class self-government and nobility representation in state institutions in Russian province on the eve of the Great Reforms.

  1. Anoxia stimulates microbially catalyzed metal release from Animas River sediments.

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    Saup, Casey M; Williams, Kenneth H; Rodríguez-Freire, Lucía; Cerrato, José M; Johnston, Michael D; Wilkins, Michael J

    2017-04-19

    The Gold King Mine spill in August 2015 released 11 million liters of metal-rich mine waste to the Animas River watershed, an area that has been previously exposed to historical mining activity spanning more than a century. Although adsorption onto fluvial sediments was responsible for rapid immobilization of a significant fraction of the spill-associated metals, patterns of longer-term mobility are poorly constrained. Metals associated with river sediments collected downstream of the Gold King Mine in August 2015 exhibited distinct presence and abundance patterns linked to location and mineralogy. Simulating riverbed burial and development of anoxic conditions, sediment microcosm experiments amended with Animas River dissolved organic carbon revealed the release of specific metal pools coupled to microbial Fe- and SO 4 2- -reduction. Results suggest that future sedimentation and burial of riverbed materials may drive longer-term changes in patterns of metal remobilization linked to anaerobic microbial metabolism, potentially driving decreases in downstream water quality. Such patterns emphasize the need for long-term water monitoring efforts in metal-impacted watersheds.

  2. Anoxia stimulates microbially catalyzed metal release from Animas River sediments†

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    Saup, Casey M.; Williams, Kenneth H.; Rodríguez-Freire, Lucía; Cerrato, José M.; Johnston, Michael D.

    2017-01-01

    The Gold King Mine spill in August 2015 released 11 million liters of metal-rich mine waste to the Animas River watershed, an area that has been previously exposed to historical mining activity spanning more than a century. Although adsorption onto fluvial sediments was responsible for rapid immobilization of a significant fraction of the spill-associated metals, patterns of longer-term mobility are poorly constrained. Metals associated with river sediments collected downstream of the Gold King Mine in August 2015 exhibited distinct presence and abundance patterns linked to location and mineralogy. Simulating riverbed burial and development of anoxic conditions, sediment microcosm experiments amended with Animas River dissolved organic carbon revealed the release of specific metal pools coupled to microbial Fe- and SO42−-reduction. Results suggest that future sedimentation and burial of riverbed materials may drive longer-term changes in patterns of metal remobilization linked to anaerobic microbial metabolism, potentially driving decreases in downstream water quality. Such patterns emphasize the need for long-term water monitoring efforts in metal-impacted watersheds. PMID:28301612

  3. Mitochondrial Apoptosis Induced by Chamaemelum Nobile Extract in Breast Cancer Cells

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    Mostafapour Kandelous, Hirsa; Salimi, Misha; Khori, Vahid; Rastkari, Noushin; Amanzadeh, Amir; Salimi, Mona

    2016-01-01

    Chamaemelum nobile (Asteraceae) commonly known as 'Roman chamomile' is a medicinal plant used for numerous diseases in traditional medicine, although its anticancer activity is unknown. The present study was carried out to investigate the anticancer as well as apoptotic activity of ethyl acetate fraction of C. nobile on different cancerous cell lines. The cells were treated with varying concentrations (0.001- 0.25 mg/mL) of this fraction for 24, 48 and 72 h. Apoptosis induced in MCF-7 cells following treatment with ethyl acetate fraction was measured using Annexin V/PI, flowcytometry and western blotting analysis. The results showed that C. nobile ethyl acetate fraction revealed relatively high antiproliferative activity on MCF-7 cells; however, it caused minimal growth inhibitory response in normal cells. The involvement of apoptosis as a major cause of the fraction-induced cell death was confirmed by annexin-V/PI assay. In addition, ethyl acetate fraction triggered the mitochondrial apoptotic pathway by decreasing the Bcl-2 as well as increasing of Bax protein expressions and subsequently increasing Bax/Bcl-2 ratio. Furthermore, decreased proliferation of MCF-7 cells in the presence of the fraction was associated with G2/M phase cell cycle arrest. These findings confirm that ethyl acetate fraction of C.nobile may contain a diversity of phytochemicals which suppress the proliferation of MCF-7 cells by inducing apoptosis. PMID:28228817

  4. Mitochondrial Apoptosis Induced by Chamaemelum Nobile Extract in Breast Cancer Cells.

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    Mostafapour Kandelous, Hirsa; Salimi, Misha; Khori, Vahid; Rastkari, Noushin; Amanzadeh, Amir; Salimi, Mona

    2016-01-01

    Chamaemelum nobile ( Asteraceae ) commonly known as 'Roman chamomile' is a medicinal plant used for numerous diseases in traditional medicine, although its anticancer activity is unknown. The present study was carried out to investigate the anticancer as well as apoptotic activity of ethyl acetate fraction of C. nobile on different cancerous cell lines. The cells were treated with varying concentrations (0.001- 0.25 mg/mL) of this fraction for 24, 48 and 72 h. Apoptosis induced in MCF-7 cells following treatment with ethyl acetate fraction was measured using Annexin V/PI, flowcytometry and western blotting analysis. The results showed that C. nobile ethyl acetate fraction revealed relatively high antiproliferative activity on MCF-7 cells; however, it caused minimal growth inhibitory response in normal cells. The involvement of apoptosis as a major cause of the fraction-induced cell death was confirmed by annexin-V/PI assay. In addition, ethyl acetate fraction triggered the mitochondrial apoptotic pathway by decreasing the Bcl-2 as well as increasing of Bax protein expressions and subsequently increasing Bax/Bcl-2 ratio. Furthermore, decreased proliferation of MCF-7 cells in the presence of the fraction was associated with G2/M phase cell cycle arrest. These findings confirm that ethyl acetate fraction of C.nobile may contain a diversity of phytochemicals which suppress the proliferation of MCF-7 cells by inducing apoptosis.

  5. Octulosonic acid derivatives from roman chamomile (Chamaemelum Nobile) with activities against inflammation and metabolic disorder

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    Chamaemelum nobile (L.) Allioni, with the common name Roman chamomile, is widely cultivated in all parts of Europe, northern Africa, North American and southwest Asia. Roman chamomile is listed by the Council of Europe as a natural source of food flavoring. The flowering tops of the plant are used t...

  6. 76 FR 44977 - Culturally Significant Objects Imported for Exhibition Determinations: “Nobility and Virtue...

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    2011-07-27

    ... objects at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York, from on or about September 6, 2011, until... Determinations: ``Nobility and Virtue: Masterpieces of Ming Loyalist Art From the Chih Lo Lou Collection... Loyalist Art from the Chih Lo Lou Collection,'' imported from abroad for temporary exhibition within the...

  7. Clergy, nobility and crown in Decadência

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    Yi Liu

    2005-01-01

    Full Text Available In the current work I intend to inquire into the internal motives that led the Portuguese seaborne empire to decadence. After making a brief review of the historiography about the decline of Estado da Índia, I proceed to the analysis of the Crown-Church-Nobility triangle in the course of os Descobrimentos, and of their respective roles in the evolution of Portuguese empire. The absolutization of the crown, the over-expansion of the clergy and the empowerment of the aristocracy became the most conspicuous and longstanding features in the Portuguese social fabric after the country launched herself into maritime undertakings, which crippled her agriculture and retarded the industrialization. As a consequence, the rise of bourgeoisie and the transformation of mercantilist economy into the capitalist were obstructed, and a strong adventurous but non-productive spirit mixed with disdain of manual work prevailed both in metropolis and in overseas territories. In conclusion, the Portuguese decadence commenced from within rather than from without, and far prior to Dutch intrusions in Portuguese Asia, which only accelerated the decline.No presente trabalho tenciono indagar as causas internas que dirigiram o império marítimo português à decadência. Depois de uma revisitação da historiografia relativa ao declínio do Estado da Índia, procedo a uma análise do triângulo de Monarca-Igreja-Nobreza durante os Descobrimentos e dos seus papéis respectivos no evoluir do Império português. É verificável que a absolutização da Coroa, a sobre-expansão do clero e a potenciação da aristocracia tornaram-se as características mais salientes e duradouras na estrutura social portuguesa depois de o país se lançar nas façanhas marítimas, do que resultou a agricultura prejudicada e indústria atrasada. A predominância dessas três instituições, por um lado, impediu a ascensão da burguesia, assim dificultando a transformação da economia

  8. Antibacterial, anti-swarming and anti-biofilm formation activities of Chamaemelum nobile against Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

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    Kazemian, Hossein; Ghafourian, Sobhan; Heidari, Hamid; Amiri, Pouya; Yamchi, Jalil Kardan; Shavalipour, Aref; Houri, Hamidreza; Maleki, Abbas; Sadeghifard, Nourkhoda

    2015-01-01

    Chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile) is widely used throughout the world, and has anti-inflammatory, deodorant, bacteriostatic, antimicrobial, carminative, sedative, antiseptic, anti-catarrhal, and spasmolytic properties. Because of the increasing incidence of drug-resistant bacteria, the development of natural antibacterial sources such as medical herbs for the treatment of infectious diseases is necessary. Extracts from different plant parts such as the leaves, flowers, fruit, and bark of Combretum albiflorum, Laurus nobilis , and Sonchus oleraceus were found to possess anti-quorum sensing (QS) activities. In this study, we evaluated the effect of C. nobile against Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilm formation. The P. aeruginosa samples were isolated from patients with different types of infection, including wound infection, septicemia, and urinary tract infection. The flowers of C. nobile were dried and the extract was removed using a rotary device and then dissolved in dimethyl sulfoxide at pH 7.4. The microdilution method was used to evaluate the minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) of this extract on P. aeruginosa , and biofilm inhibition was assayed. Eighty percent of the isolated samples (16/20) could form a biofilm, and most of these were isolated from wound infections. The biofilm inhibitory concentration of the C. nobile extract was 6.25-25mg/ml, whereas the MIC was 12.5-50mg/ml. The anti-QS property of C. nobile may play an important role in its antibacterial activity, thus offering an additional strategy in the fight against bacterial infections. However, molecular investigation is required to explore the exact mechanisms of the antibacterial action and functions of this phytocompound.

  9. Antibacterial, anti-swarming and anti-biofilm formation activities of Chamaemelum nobile against Pseudomonas aeruginosa

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    Hossein Kazemian

    2015-08-01

    Full Text Available AbstractINTRODUCTION:Chamomile ( Chamaemelum nobile is widely used throughout the world, and has anti-inflammatory, deodorant, bacteriostatic, antimicrobial, carminative, sedative, antiseptic, anti-catarrhal, and spasmolytic properties. Because of the increasing incidence of drug-resistant bacteria, the development of natural antibacterial sources such as medical herbs for the treatment of infectious diseases is necessary. Extracts from different plant parts such as the leaves, flowers, fruit, and bark of Combretum albiflorum, Laurus nobilis , and Sonchus oleraceus were found to possess anti-quorum sensing (QS activities. In this study, we evaluated the effect of C. nobile against Pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilm formationMETHODS:The P. aeruginosa samples were isolated from patients with different types of infection, including wound infection, septicemia, and urinary tract infection. The flowers of C. nobile were dried and the extract was removed using a rotary device and then dissolved in dimethyl sulfoxide at pH 7.4. The microdilution method was used to evaluate the minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC of this extract on P. aeruginosa , and biofilm inhibition was assayed.RESULTS:Eighty percent of the isolated samples (16/20 could form a biofilm, and most of these were isolated from wound infections. The biofilm inhibitory concentration of the C. nobile extract was 6.25-25mg/ml, whereas the MIC was 12.5-50mg/ml.CONCLUSIONS:The anti-QS property of C. nobile may play an important role in its antibacterial activity, thus offering an additional strategy in the fight against bacterial infections. However, molecular investigation is required to explore the exact mechanisms of the antibacterial action and functions of this phytocompound.

  10. Mast cells behavior analysis: non mineralized wall of suprabony periodontal pockets submitted to low intensity laser radiation. (An in anima nobile study); Verificacao do comportamento de mastocitos na parede nao mineralizada da bolsa periodontal supra-ossea submetida a radiacao laser de baixa intensidade. (Estudo in anima nobile)

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    Silveira, Livio de Barros

    2001-07-01

    For this study 20 patients with periodontal disease were selected. The treatment required for all of then was the gingivectomy, a ressective periodontal surgery. This technique consists of removing the whole excess of gingival tissue with the intent of reestablishing the anatomy and the correct function. The gingival area was submitted to 2 different wavelengths and then histologically analysed to search for alterations, mainly concerning mast cells behavior, a blood cell responsible, among other things, for blood vases enlargement. During the surgical procedure each gingival area was submitted to infrared low intensity laser ({lambda} = 785 nm) or to red laser ({lambda} = 688 nm), both with 50 mW of power and fluence of 8 J/cm{sup 2}. A third area was analysed, the control area, in which no laser treatment was employed. The samples were fixated in formol, cut and stained by hematoxyline eosine and toluidine blue. Based on the result we can conclude: the 2 wavelengths used in this study led to the reduction in the number of mast cells present in the tissue as well as to the increase on the degranulation of the remaining mast cells, considered statistically significant taken the degranulation index and; there was no significant difference caused by the action of the two laser wavelengths {lambda}=785 nm and {lambda}=688 nm -50 mW of power and fluence of 8 J/cm{sup 2}-, over the degranulation of the mast cells; the length and width of the randomly chosen blood vases were not statistically different among the analysed groups. (author)

  11. Potent hypoglycaemic activity of the aqueous extract of Chamaemelum nobile in normal and streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats.

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    Eddouks, M; Lemhadri, A; Zeggwagh, N A; Michel, J-B

    2005-03-01

    The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of both a single dose and daily oral administration for 15 days of the aqueous extract of the aerial part of Chamaemelum nobile (C. nobile) at a dose of 20mg/kg body weight on blood glucose concentrations and basal insulin levels in normal and streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats (STZ). Single oral administration of C. nobile aqueous extract reduced blood glucose levels from 6.0 +/- 0.3 mmol/l to 4.9 +/- 0.09 mmol/l (P nobile exhibits a significant hypoglycaemic effect in normal and STZ diabetic rats without affecting basal plasma insulin concentrations and support, therefore, its traditional use by the Moroccan population.

  12. From Anomaly to Extraordinary: Nobility, Lineage and Genealogical Writing in Castile (XIII-XIV Centuries

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    Arsenio Dacosta

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    Full Text Available Starting from the problem of the late start of Castilian genealogical literature compared to other European contexts, this article discusses the relevance of the use of certain historiographic categories, with a strong emphasis on that of «lineage», to account for one of the basic forms of sociability in the nobility of the late Middle Ages. The article echoes the main theoretical discussions in the field, relating them to the issues of orality and the written word. Finally, certain lines of research are proposed, such as the analysis of the concept of lineage in Castilian and other Peninsular sources; how Alfonso X of Castile attempted to capitalize on it politically and socially; or how lineage is conceived of in the texts produced by the Castilian nobility and its milieu in the late Middle Ages

  13. General Nobile and the Airship Italia: No Second-In-Command

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    Bendrick, Gregg A.

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    The airship Italia, commanded by General Umberto Nobile, crashed during its return flight from the North Pole in 1928. Prior work has demonstrated the possibility that this crash was fatigue-related, due to significant sleep-deprivation on the part of its Commander, and to resulting errors in cognition and judgment. However, the underlying cause of the fatigue was likely due to the fact that the Commander did not have a Second-In-Command on board to take over duties while the Commander was allowed to rest. At that time the Second-In-Command was a formally designated position, and according to Nobiles previous writings was considered to be a necessary crew member on an airship.

  14. Antibacterial, anti-swarming and anti-biofilm formation activities of Chamaemelum nobile against Pseudomonas aeruginosa

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    Hossein Kazemian; Sobhan Ghafourian; Hamid Heidari; Pouya Amiri; Jalil Kardan Yamchi; Aref Shavalipour; Hamidreza Houri; Abbas Maleki; Nourkhoda Sadeghifard

    2015-01-01

    AbstractINTRODUCTION:Chamomile ( Chamaemelum nobile ) is widely used throughout the world, and has anti-inflammatory, deodorant, bacteriostatic, antimicrobial, carminative, sedative, antiseptic, anti-catarrhal, and spasmolytic properties. Because of the increasing incidence of drug-resistant bacteria, the development of natural antibacterial sources such as medical herbs for the treatment of infectious diseases is necessary. Extracts from different plant parts such as the leaves, flowers, fru...

  15. Evaluation of Metal Toxicity in Streams Affected by Abandoned Mine Lands, Upper Animas River Watershed, Colorado

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    Besser, John M.; Allert, Ann L.; Hardesty, Douglas K.; Ingersoll, Christopher G.; May, Thomas W.; Wang, Ning; Leib, Kenneth J.

    2001-01-01

    Acid drainage from abandoned mines and from naturally-acidic rocks and soil in the upper Animas River watershed of Colorado generates elevated concentrations of acidity and dissolved metals in stream waters and deposition of metal-contaminated particulates in streambed sediments, resulting in both toxicity and habitat degradation for stream biota. High concentrations of iron (Fe), aluminum (Al), zinc (Zn), copper (Cu), cadmium (Cd), and lead (Pb) occur in acid streams draining headwaters of the upper Animas River watershed, and high concentrations of some metals, especially Zn, persist in circumneutral reaches of the Animas River and Mineral Creek, downstream of mixing zones of acid tributaries. Seasonal variation of metal concentrations is reflected in variation in toxicity of stream water. Loadings of dissolved metals to the upper Animas River and tributaries are greatest during summer, during periods of high stream discharge from snowmelt and monsoonal rains, but adverse effects on stream biota may be greater during winter low-flow periods, when stream flows are dominated by inputs of groundwater and contain greatest concentrations of dissolved metals. Fine stream-bed sediments of the upper Animas River watershed also contain elevated concentrations of potentially toxic metals. Greatest sediment metal concentrations occur in the Animas River upstream from Silverton, where there are extensive deposits of mine and mill tailings, and in mixing zones in the Animas River and lower Mineral Creek, where precipitates of Fe and Al oxides also contain high concentrations of other metals. This report summarizes the findings of a series of toxicity studies in streams of the upper Animas River watershed, conducted on-site and in the laboratory between 1998 and 2000. The objectives of these studies were: (1) to determine the relative toxicity of stream water and fine stream-bed sediments to fish and invertebrates; (2) to determine the seasonal range of toxicity in stream

  16. Hypotensive effect of Chamaemelum nobile aqueous extract in spontaneously hypertensive rats.

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    Zeggwagh, Naoufel Ali; Moufid, Abderahman; Michel, Jean Baptiste; Eddouks, Mohamed

    2009-07-01

    This study aims to evaluate the hypotensive effect of Chamaemelum nobile aqueous extract (CNAE) in spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHRs). Single oral administration of CNAE (140 mg/kg) produced a significant reduction (p < 0.05) in systolic blood pressure (SBP) after 24 h of the administration. Daily oral administration of CNAE (140 mg/kg) during 3 weeks produced a significant reduction in SBP in the day 8 (p < 0.01) of treatment. Furthermore, CNAE produced a significant increase in urinary output and electrolytes excretion (p < 0.01) from the day 8 to the end of treatment. We conclude that CNAE possesses a hypotensive and diuretic effect in SHR.

  17. Queering gender: anima/animus and the paradigm of emergence.

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    McKenzie, Susan

    2006-06-01

    An exploration into the world of the queer others of gender and sexuality moves us beyond the binary opposition of male/masculinity and female/femininity in our understanding of gender and expands the meaning of gender and sexuality for all humans. A revision of Jungian gender theory that embraces all genders and sexualities is needed not only to inform our clinical work but also to allow us to bring Jungian thought to contemporary gender theory and to cultural struggles such as gay marriage. The cognitive and developmental neurosciences are increasingly focused on the importance of body biology and embodied experience to the emergence of mind. In my exploration of gender I ask how gender comes to be experienced in a developing body and how those embodied gender feelings elaborate into a conscious category in the mind, a gender position. My understanding of emergent mind theory suggests that one's sense of gender, like other aspects of the mind, emerges very early in development from a self-organizing process involving an individual's particular body biology, the brain, and cultural environment. Gendered feeling, from this perspective, would be an emergent aspect of mind and not an archetypal inheritance, and the experiencing body would be key to gender emergence. A revised Jungian gender theory would transcend some of the limitations of Jung's anima/animus (A/A) gender thinking allowing us to contribute to contemporary gender theory in the spirit of another Jung; the Jung of the symbolic, the mythic, and the subtle body. This is the Jung who invites us to the medial place of the soul, bridging the realm of the physical body and the realm of the spirit.

  18. Tandem Mass Spectrometry for Structural Identification of Sesquiterpene alkaloids from the stems of dendrobium nobile using LC-QToF3

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    Dendrobium nobile is one of the fundamental herbs in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). Sesquiterpene alkaloids are the main active components in this plant. Due to weak ultraviolet absorption and low content in D. nobile, these sesquiterpene alkaloids have not been extensively studied using chroma...

  19. Synthesis and characterization of novel silver nanoparticles using Chamaemelum nobile extract for antibacterial application

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    Erjaee, Hoda; Rajaian, Hamid; Nazifi, Saeed

    2017-06-01

    The present study reports green synthesis of silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) at room temperature using aqueous Chamaemelum nobile extract for the first time. The effect of silver nitrate concentration, quantity of the plant extract and the reaction time on particle size was optimized and studied by UV-Vis spectroscopy and dynamic light scattering. The appearance of brownish color with λ max of 422 nm confirmed the formation of AgNPs. Synthesized nanoparticles were further characterized by Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy, x-ray diffraction and transmission electron microscopy. In addition, antimicrobial activity of the AgNPs against Escherichia coli, Salmonella typhimurium, Staphylococcus aureus and Bacillus subtilis was evaluated based on the inhibition zone using the disc-diffusion assay and measurement of minimal inhibition concentration and minimal bactericidal concentration by standard microdilution method. In conclusion, synthesis of nanoparticle with aqueous Chamaemelum nobile extract is simple, rapid, environmentally benign and inexpensive. Moreover, these synthesized nanoparticles exhibit significant antibacterial activity.

  20. The Commentary on Aristotle's De Anima by Alphonsus Vargas Toletanus, OESA

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    Bakker, P.J.J.M.; Bercken, J.H.L. van den

    2011-01-01

    This article examines the commentary on Aristotle’s De anima by Alphonsus Vargas Toletanus, OESA († 1366). The commentary has been preserved in one manuscript, Cremona, Biblioteca Statale, Ms. 113 (Nl-12193), written in Bologna in 1475, and in at least five editions printed between 1477 and 1609.

  1. Optimization of PEG-based extraction of polysaccharides from Dendrobium nobile Lindl. and bioactivity study.

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    Zhang, Yi; Wang, Hongxin; Wang, Peng; Ma, ChaoYang; He, GuoHua; Rahman, Md Ramim Tanver

    2016-11-01

    Polyethylene glycol (PEG) as a green solvent was employed to extract polysaccharide. The optimal conditions for PEG-based ultrasonic extraction of Dendrobium nobile Lindl. polysaccharide (JCP) were determined by response surface methodology. Under the optimal conditions: extraction temperature of 58.5°C; ultrasound power of 193W, and the concentration of polyethylene glycol-200 (PEG-200) solution of 45%, the highest JCP yield was obtained as 15.23±0.57%, which was close to the predicted yield, 15.57%. UV and FT-IR analysis revealed the general characteristic absorption peaks of both JCP with water extraction (JCP w ) and PEG-200 solvent extraction (JCP p ). Thermal analysis of both JCPs was performed with Thermal Gravimetric Analyzer (TGA) and Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC). Antioxidant activities of two polysaccharides were also compared and no significant difference in vitro was obtained. Copyright © 2016 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.

  2. Surface Water Geochemistry, Sediment, and Field Parameters During Snowmelt and Monsoons in the New Mexico Reach of the Animas and San Juan Rivers, 2016

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    Blake, J.; Brown, J. E.; Mast, A.

    2017-12-01

    Following the release of three million gallons of metals laden surface water from the Gold King Mine in August 2015, surface-water samples were collected in the New Mexico reach of the Animas and San Juan Rivers during 2016 snowmelt and in the Animas River during three 2016 monsoonal storms. These samples were evaluated for dissolved (soils and bedrock, the streambed sediments, and suspended sediments will improve understanding of the geochemical processes in the Animas and San Juan Rivers.

  3. Metropolis : o uso do jazz no cinema de animação japones

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    Gustavo Rocha Chritaro

    2009-01-01

    Resumo: Este trabalho tem como proposta analisar o uso do jazz no cinema de animação japonês, através de um estudo de caso que tem como objetivo o longa-metragem de animação "Metrópolis" (2001), dirigido por Rintaro, com roteiro de Katsuhiro Otomo, e música de Toshiyuki Honda. A metodologia que escolhemos foi a de estabelecer conexões com a literatura específica da área de trilhas sonoras, e dialogar com o pensamneto de outras áreas, como a filosofia e a crítica literária Além disso, foram...

  4. Gênero e resistências em filmes de animação

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    Constantina Xavier Filha

    2016-04-01

    Full Text Available Resumo O presente texto tem por objetivo discutir e problematizar as concepções de gênero da princesa Barbie em um filme de animação e nas falas de crianças, bem como refletir sobre novas possibilidades de feminilidades a partir de uma protagonista de filmes de animação, produzida em experiências de produção de filme com crianças. Os questionamentos a serem debatidos são fruto de pesquisa, com apoio do CNPq, além de projetos de extensão sobre produção de filmes de animação com crianças. A reflexão empreendida entende os filmes como artefatos culturais, e as crianças como sujeitos de direito e com condições argumentativas para discutir e mudar as concepções culturalmente construídas. As figuras das princesas ainda aparecem representadas em determinado padrão de normalização. No processo da pesquisa, entretanto, essas concepções são questionadas e novas produções são realizadas, nas quais novas formas de ser feminino divergem da norma, como formas de resistência aos modelos idealizados.

  5. Cloning, Expression Profiling and Functional Analysis of CnHMGS, a Gene Encoding 3-hydroxy-3-Methylglutaryl Coenzyme A Synthase from Chamaemelum nobile

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    Shuiyuan Cheng; Xiaohui Wang; Feng Xu; Qiangwen Chen; Tingting Tao; Jing Lei; Weiwei Zhang; Yongling Liao; Jie Chang; Xingxiang Li

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    Roman chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile L.) is renowned for its production of essential oils, which major components are sesquiterpenoids. As the important enzyme in the sesquiterpenoid biosynthesis pathway, 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme A synthase (HMGS) catalyze the crucial step in the mevalonate pathway in plants. To isolate and identify the functional genes involved in the sesquiterpene biosynthesis of C. nobile L., a HMGS gene designated as CnHMGS (GenBank Accession No. KU529969) was c...

  6. Ball culture of the Moscow nobility of the 18th - first halfof 19th century: ceremony, entertainment or love game?

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    М В Короткова

    2008-06-01

    Full Text Available In the article on the basic of various sources, including the manuscripts and personal origin, attempt of reconstruction of ball culture of the Russian metropolitan nobility of the eighteenth and the first half of nineteenth century. The author made a conclusion of the nobility ball from compulsory state ceremony to secular entertainment determined his long time and popularity in Russia and especially in Moscow. Despite of some liberalization of ball culture in nineteenth century was one of the reasons of appearance new secular etiquette, including gender aspects, which later acquired general estate character. In article retraces the connection between the changes of dances in the balls and the character of public relation.

  7. The Role of the Nobility in the Development of Navigation on the Danube (XIX - early XX centuries

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    Liliya Tsyganenko

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    Full Text Available The questions of the place and role of the nobility of Bessarabia in the development of transport Infrastructure of the region in the late 19th - early 20th centuries is disscused. The activity of Prince Y. Gagarin - the first founder of shipping company on the Danube - Russian-Danube Shipping Company, which by 1886 evolved into a major joint-venture private limited transport in Bessarabia - Black Sea-Danube Shipping

  8. Octulosonic acid derivatives from Roman chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile) with activities against inflammation and metabolic disorder.

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    Zhao, Jianping; Khan, Shabana I; Wang, Mei; Vasquez, Yelkaira; Yang, Min Hye; Avula, Bharathi; Wang, Yan-Hong; Avonto, Cristina; Smillie, Troy J; Khan, Ikhlas A

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    Six new octulosonic acid derivatives (1-6) were isolated from the flower heads of Roman chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile). Their structures were elucidated by means of spectroscopic interpretation. The biological activity of the isolated compounds was evaluated toward multiple targets related to inflammation and metabolic disorder such as NAG-1, NF-κB, iNOS, ROS, PPARα, PPARγ, and LXR. Similar to the action of NSAIDs, all the six compounds (1-6) increased NAG-1 activity 2-3-fold. They also decreased cellular oxidative stress by inhibiting ROS generation. Compounds 3, 5, and 6 activated PPARγ 1.6-2.1-fold, while PPARα was activated 1.4-fold by compounds 5 and 6 only. None of the compounds showed significant activity against iNOS or NF-κB. This is the first report of biological activity of octulosonic acid derivatives toward multiple pathways related to inflammation and metabolic disorder. The reported anti-inflammatory, hypoglycemic, antiedemic, and antioxidant activities of Roman chamomile could be partly explained as due to the presence of these constituents.

  9. Arminio nobile e la misura del cielo ovvero le disavventure di un astronomo napoletano

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    Capaccioli, Massimo

    2012-01-01

    La scienza è un’esaltante avventura che è costume raccontare attraverso le gesta dei grandi. Esiste però un’altra storia, altrettanto avvincente ma con poca voce, scritta dai tanti gregari e potenziali campioni cui la sorte, spesso nemmeno troppo cieca, ha negato la gloria. Questo libro parla di uno di loro e del suo piccolo mondo sulla collina di Capodimonte, a Napoli. È la parabola di Arminio Nobile – personaggio notevole eppure poco noto dell’astronomia italiana – svolta sulla scena della nascente astrofisica, in una stagione di grandi transizioni per il Mezzogiorno. Arminio, che era figlio di Giuseppina Guacci, figura di spicco della cultura pre-risorgimentale, e di un valente astronomo della Specola di Capodimonte, scelse di votarsi allo studio del cielo. Osservatore instancabile, appassionato e genialoide, aveva le carte in regola e le motivazioni per “sfondare”, ma la fortuna non gli arrise: più volte si beffò di lui, spingendolo su vicoli ciechi che la sua testardaggine gli impedì...

  10. Monarchy and Higher Nobility: The Final Assault of the Borgias on the Order of Montesa (1545

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    Fernando Andrés Robres

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    Full Text Available The Borgia family obtained the maestrazgo (mastership of the Order of Montesa in 1545. This meant yet another failure in the Crown's attempt to incorporate the Valencian military order, as it had done previously with its Castilian counterparts. The players at this table included some very famous figures: Charles V, then in the Netherlands; the regent Prince Philip; Pope Paul III —Alessandro Farnese— who had always strained relations with Charles and Philip; Francisco de los Cobos; the Duke of Calabria, Viceroy of the Kingdom of Valencia and the second husband of the former Queen Germana de Foix; Pedro de la Gasca, then royal inspector of the Kingdom and later president of the Audiencia (Appeals Court of Lima; and the fourth Duke of Gandia, Francisco, later both a Jesuit and a saint, who also enlisted the help of his wife and his mother. The Borgias won. An extensive collection of documents, particularly correspondence, makes it possible to reconstruct an episode that illustrates well not only the difficulties of constructing new political structures in the early modern period, but also the uncertain demarcation of power between the monarchy and the nobility.

  11. ANIMA: A data-sharing initiative for neuroimaging meta-analyses.

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    Reid, Andrew T; Bzdok, Danilo; Genon, Sarah; Langner, Robert; Müller, Veronika I; Eickhoff, Claudia R; Hoffstaedter, Felix; Cieslik, Edna-Clarisse; Fox, Peter T; Laird, Angela R; Amunts, Katrin; Caspers, Svenja; Eickhoff, Simon B

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    Meta-analytic techniques allow cognitive neuroscientists to pool large amounts of data across many individual task-based functional neuroimaging experiments. These methods have been aided by the introduction of online databases such as Brainmap.org or Neurosynth.org, which collate peak activation coordinates obtained from thousands of published studies. Findings from meta-analytic studies typically include brain regions which are consistently activated across studies for specific contrasts, investigating cognitive or clinical hypotheses. These regions can be subsequently used as the basis for seed-based connectivity analysis, or formally compared to neuroimaging data in order to help interpret new findings. To facilitate such approaches, we have developed a new online repository of meta-analytic neuroimaging results, named the Archive of Neuroimaging Meta-analyses (ANIMA). The ANIMA platform consists of an intuitive online interface for querying, downloading, and contributing data from published meta-analytic studies. Additionally, to aid the process of organizing, visualizing, and working with these data, we present an open-source desktop application called Volume Viewer. Volume Viewer allows users to easily arrange imaging data into composite stacks, and save these sessions as individual files, which can also be uploaded to the ANIMA database. The application also allows users to perform basic functions, such as computing conjunctions between images, or extracting regions-of-interest or peak coordinates for further analysis. The introduction of this new resource will enhance the ability of researchers to both share their findings and incorporate existing meta-analytic results into their own research. Copyright © 2015 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

  12. Post Gold King Mine spill investigation of metal stability in water and sediments of the Animas River watershed

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    Rodriguez-Freire, Lucia; Avasarala, Sumant; Ali, Abdul-Mehdi S.; Agnew, Diane; Hoover, Joseph H.; Artyushkova, Kateryna; Latta, Drew E.; Peterson, Eric J.; Lewis, Johnnye; Crossey, Laura J.; Brearley, Adrian J.; Cerrato, José M.

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    We applied spectroscopy, microscopy, diffraction, and aqueous chemistry methods to investigate the persistence of metals in water and sediments from the Animas River 13 days after the Gold King Mine spill (August 5, 2015). The Upper Animas River watershed, located in San Juan CO, is heavily mineralized and impacted by acid mine drainage, with low pH water and elevated metal concentrations in sediments (108.4±1.8 mg kg−1 Pb, 32.4±0.5 mg kg−1 Cu, 729.6±5.7 mg kg−1 Zn and 51,314.6±295.4 mg kg−1 ...

  13. Reconnaissance-level application of physical habitat simulation in the evaluation of physical habitat limits in the Animas Basin, Colorado

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    Milhous, Robert T.

    2003-01-01

    The Animas River is in southwestern Colorado and flows mostly to the south to join the San Juan River at Farmington, New Mexico (Figure 1). The Upper Animas River watershed is in San Juan County, Colorado and is located in the San Juan Mountains. The lower river is in the Colorado Plateau country. The winters are cold with considerable snowfall and little snowmelt in the mountains in the upper part of the basin. The lower basin has less snow but the winters are still cold. The streamflows during the winter are low and reasonably stable.

  14. De Anima: Or, Ulysses and the Theological Turn in Modernist Studies

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    Full Text Available Focusing on Joyce’s use of Aristotle’s De Anima, and on Aquinas’s response to Aristotle, this essay takes, as its starting point, the recourse to two areas of enquiry in recent work on modernism: animal studies and phenomenology. In this essay we examine the intersection within Ulysses of the concept of the soul in Aristotle and Aquinas, show how this relates to questions of animality, and open the way to asking what implication the theological reflection on the soul at the centre of Ulysses might have for a process of uncovering theological contents in the concept of “life” in modernist studies more generally.

  15. Determination of pre-mining geochemical conditions and paleoecology in the Animas River Watershed, Colorado

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    Church, S.E.; Fey, D.L.; Brouwers, E.M.; Holmes, C.W.; Blair, Robert

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    Determination of the pre-mining geochemical baseline in bed sediments and the paleoecology in a watershed impacted by historical mining activity is of utmost importance in establishing watershed restoration goals. We have approached this problem in the Animas River watershed using geomorphologic mapping methods to identify old pre-mining sediments. A systematic evaluation of possible sites resulted in collection of a large number of samples of pre-mining sediments, overbank sediments, and fluvial tailings deposits from more than 50 sites throughout the watershed. Chemical analysis of individual stratigraphic layers has resulted in a chemical stratigraphy that can be tied to the historical record through geochronological and dendochronological studies at these sites. Preliminary analysis of geochemical data from more than 500 samples from this study, when coupled with both the historical and geochronological record, clearly show that there has been a major impact by historical mining activities on the geochemical record preserved in these fluvial bed sediments. Historical mining activity has resulted in a substantial increase in metals in the very fine sand to clay sized component of the bed sediment of the upper Animas River, and Cement and Mineral Creeks. Enrichment factors for metals in modern bed sediments, relative to the pre-mining sediments, range from a factor of 2 to 6 for arsenic, 4 to more than 10 for cadmium, 2 to more than 10 for lead, 2 to 5 for silver, and 2 to more than 15 for zinc. However, the pre-mining bed sediment geochemical baseline is high relative to crustal abundance levels of many orerelated metals and the watershed would readily be identified as a highly mineralized area suitable for mineral exploration if it had not been disturbed by historical mining activity. We infer from these data that the water chemistry in the streams was less acidic prior to historical mining activity in the watershed. Paleoentologic evidence does not indicate a

  16. Animação em tempo real de rugas faciais explorando as modernas GPUs

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    Clausius Duque Gonçalves Reis

    2010-01-01

    Resumo: A modelagem e animação de rugas faciais têm sido tarefas desafiadoras, devido à variedade de conformações e sutilezas de detalhes que as rugas podem exibir. Neste trabalho, são descritos dois métodos de apresentação de rugas em tempo real, utilizando as modernas GPUs. Ambos os métodos são baseados no uso de shaders em GPU e em uma abordagem de normal mapping para aplicar rugas sobre modelos virtuais. O primeiro método utiliza áreas de influência descritas por mapas de textura para cal...

  17. Cloning, Expression Profiling and Functional Analysis of CnHMGS, a Gene Encoding 3-hydroxy-3-Methylglutaryl Coenzyme A Synthase from Chamaemelum nobile.

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    Cheng, Shuiyuan; Wang, Xiaohui; Xu, Feng; Chen, Qiangwen; Tao, Tingting; Lei, Jing; Zhang, Weiwei; Liao, Yongling; Chang, Jie; Li, Xingxiang

    2016-03-08

    Roman chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile L.) is renowned for its production of essential oils, which major components are sesquiterpenoids. As the important enzyme in the sesquiterpenoid biosynthesis pathway, 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme A synthase (HMGS) catalyze the crucial step in the mevalonate pathway in plants. To isolate and identify the functional genes involved in the sesquiterpene biosynthesis of C. nobile L., a HMGS gene designated as CnHMGS (GenBank Accession No. KU529969) was cloned from C. nobile. The cDNA sequence of CnHMGS contained a 1377 bp open reading frame encoding a 458-amino-acid protein. The sequence of the CnHMGS protein was highly homologous to those of HMGS proteins from other plant species. Phylogenetic tree analysis revealed that CnHMGS clustered with the HMGS of Asteraceae in the dicotyledon clade. Further functional complementation of CnHMGS in the mutant yeast strain YSC6274 lacking HMGS activity demonstrated that the cloned CnHMGS cDNA encodes a functional HMGS. Transcript profile analysis indicated that CnHMGS was preferentially expressed in flowers and roots of C. nobile. The expression of CnHMGS could be upregulated by exogenous elicitors, including methyl jasmonate and salicylic acid, suggesting that CnHMGS was elicitor-responsive. The characterization and expression analysis of CnHMGS is helpful to understand the biosynthesis of sesquiterpenoid in C. nobile at the molecular level and also provides molecular wealth for the biotechnological improvement of this important medicinal plant.

  18. Genome-scale transcriptome analysis of the alpine "glasshouse" plant Rheum nobile (Polygonaceae with special translucent bracts.

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    Lizhong Wang

    Full Text Available Rheum nobile is an alpine plant with translucent bracts concealing the inflorescence which produce a "glasshouse" effect promoting the development of fertile pollen grains in such conditions. The current understanding of the adaptation of such bracts to alpine environments mainly focuses on the phenotypic and physiological changes while the genetic basis is very limited. By sequencing the upper bract and the lower rosulate leaf from the same R. nobile stem, we identified candidate genes that may be involved in alpine adaption of the translucent bract in "glasshouse" plants and illustrated the changes in gene expression underlying the adaptive and complex evolution of the bracts phenotype.A total of 174.2 million paired-end reads from each transcriptome were assembled into 25,249 unigenes. By comparing the gene expression profiles, we identified 1,063 and 786 genes up-regulated respectively in the upper bract and the lower leaf. Functional enrichment analyses of these genes recovered a number of differential important pathways, including flavonoid biosynthesis, mismatch repair and photosynthesis related pathways. These pathways are mainly involved in three types of functions: 9 genes in the UV protective process, 9 mismatch repair related genes and 88 genes associated with photosynthesis.This study provides the first comprehensive dataset characterizing Rheum nobile gene expression at the transcriptomic scale, and provides novel insights into the gene expression profiles associated with the adaptation of the "glasshouse" plant bracts. The dataset will be served as a public genetic resources for further functional and evolutionary studies of "glasshouse" plants.

  19. Anima/Animus and Wise Old Man in Six Characters in Search of an Author

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    Ali Jamalinesari

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    Full Text Available The word ‘archetype’ is derived from the Greek words arche meaning ‘first’ and type meaning ‘imprint’ or ‘pattern’. Actually, the archetypes are like deposits of experiences that have been frequently repeated in the history of human beings. They are present in all humans from birth. They can be represented in dreams, fantasies, or as a story, as a pattern or image such as mandala, or as an archetypal or mythical character. Jung believes that the archetypes are not memories of past experiences but are forms without content that represent a certain kind of perception and action. They offer a kind of preparation to produce similar mythical ideas again and again.  Jung discovers that, since we have different cultures with different people, we have different kinds of archetypes – some known, many others yet to be discovered. In this regards, in the followings the archetypes Anima/Animus and Wise Old Man are discussed in Six Characters in Search of an Author to show how the question of reality, illusion and the oxymoron illusive reality as a major theme haunts Pirandello`s play. Keywords: Jung, Anima, Animus, Wise Old Man, Pirandello

  20. Social and Political Activization of the Don Nobility in the Early 20th Century and “Noble Liberalism”

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    Bratolyubova Mariya Viktorovna

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    Full Text Available Peculiarity of the social, economic and legal status of the Don nobility influenced its political alertness and the opposition character of activity. The liberal wing supported the creation of a new world outlook system which was expected to provide the basis for transforming the political system by means of gradual transition to people’s representatives or constitutional form of government. The liberal landowners insisted on the introduction of zemstvo (district council, the solution of the Cossack issue; they strived for liberalization of the military and bureaucratic control of the Cossack troops and demanded the withdrawal of civil government agencies from the competence of the Military department. The liberal nobility actively supported the change of conditions of service for the Cossacks and pressed for easier draft obligation and releasing the Cossack troops from police duties which clashed with the military dignity. The conservative type of liberalism prevailed within the noble class of the DHR that distanced itself from both the left and the right political forces. The liberalism of the Don nobles was also a reflection of social and cultural peculiarities of the Cossacks. The social basis of the Don liberalism differed from the common Russian analogs. As the Cossack class was rather numerous at the Don, and its representatives made up quite an important part of the regional liberal corporation, they influenced its tactics and the political programming considerably.

  1. GERMINAÇÃO E CRESCIMENTO IN VITRO DE Dendrobium nobile LINDL. SEM SUBCULTIVO EM MEIO DE CULTURA ALTERNATIVO / SEED QUANTITY ON IN VITRO CULTIVATION OF Dendrobium nobile LINDL. IN ALTERNATIVE CULTURE MEDIA WITHOUT SUBCULTURE

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    J. S. Soares

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    Full Text Available O cultivo in vitro de orquídeas possibilita elevadas porcentagens de germinação, quando comparadas a germinação natural dessas espécies, pois suas sementes possuem pouca ou nenhuma reserva nutritiva. Objetivou-se avaliar diferentes volumes de suspensão de sementes na propagação in vitro de Dendrobium nobile Lindl. var. nobilius e var. comet king em meio alternativo, sem subcultivos. Foram utilizadas 0,02 g de sementes de cada planta e desinfestadas em solução de hipoclorito de sódio a 0,8%, por 15 minutos, sendo diluídas em água estéril até completar 60 mL. Em ambiente asséptico, procedeu-se a semeadura in vitro. Foram pipetados 2, 3 ou 4 mL de cada suspensão de sementes em frascos de vidro de 600mL providos de tampa metálica e contendo 80 mL do meio de cultura alternativo. As culturas foram transferidas para sala de crescimento com temperatura e fotoperíodo controlados (25 ± 2 ºC; 16 horas permanecendo por seis meses nessas condições. O maior número de sementes potencialmente viáveis (426 mg-1 foi observado em D. nobile var. nobilius, enquanto D. nobile var. comet king apresentou 164 mg-1 sementes potencialmente viáveis. A variedade nobilius apresentou maiores resultados no número de plantas total e de plantas vivas, número de folhas, número e diâmetro de pseudobulbos e comprimento da maior raiz, característica dessa variedade, que é mais vigorosa. A inoculação de 2mL foi mais eficiente para a micropropagação das duas plantas, havendo menos concorrência entre as plântulas no frasco.

  2. Some considerations concerning the alchemy of the De anima in arte alchemiae of pseudo-Avicenna.

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    Moureau, Sébastien

    2009-03-01

    This article explains some essential features of the alchemical doctrine of the De anima in arte alchemiae, a treatise written in Spain during the twelfth century (in Arabic, but only the Latin translation remains), and wrongly attributed to Avicenna. It shows that pseudo-Avicenna uses alchemical principles and elixir theory directly inspired by Jabirian texts, and classification of materials influenced by al-Razi. The alchemy of pseudo-Avicenna is entirely based on operations on the four elements: the alchemist has to reduce hair, blood or eggs to their elements, and isolate one of their essential properties (warmth, coldness, moisture and dryness), so that he can change the proportion of essential properties of the body he wants to transmute into gold or silver. The preparation made from hair, blood or eggs (the isolated property) is what he calls the elixir.

  3. La schiava del filosofo: sventure dell’anima e della giustizia. Apuleio, Platone, Sade

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    Massimo Stella

    2010-05-01

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    In this paper I try to point out and to investigate the relationship between the narrative archetype of the chased maiden, starting from Apuleius’ literary codification of this motif in Cupid and Psyche’s myth, and the representation of justice/injustice in Plato’s (Republic and Sade’s (Justine, Juliette political philosophy. This inquiry leads us to the embarassing conclusion that political philosophy, in its theoretical and perpetual effort to reshape the concepts of justice and injustice, has never focused (or is it a case of voluntary obliteration? on the real matter of the whole question: the story and the rights of the innocent victim.

    Keywords: fanciulla, schiava, puttana, prigione, stupro, anima, giustizia, filosofo, libertino; maiden, slave, whore, prison, rape, soul, justice, philosopher, libertine.

  4. La schiava del filosofo: sventure dell’anima e della giustizia. Apuleio, Platone, Sade

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    Massimo Stella

    2009-12-01

    Full Text Available In this paper I try to point out and to investigate the relationship between the narrative archetype of the chased maiden, starting from Apuleius’ literary codification of this motif in Cupid and Psyche’s myth, and the representation of justice/injustice in Plato’s (Republic and Sade’s (Justine, Juliette political philosophy. This inquiry leads us to the embarassing conclusion that political philosophy, in its theoretical and perpetual effort to reshape the concepts of justice and injustice, has never focused (or is it a case of voluntary obliteration? on the real matter of the whole question: the story and the rights of the innocent victim.Keywords: fanciulla, schiava, puttana, prigione, stupro, anima, giustizia, filosofo, libertino; maiden, slave, whore, prison, rape, soul, justice, philosopher, libertine.

  5. Cloning, Expression Profiling and Functional Analysis of CnHMGS, a Gene Encoding 3-hydroxy-3-Methylglutaryl Coenzyme A Synthase from Chamaemelum nobile

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    Shuiyuan Cheng

    2016-03-01

    Full Text Available Roman chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile L. is renowned for its production of essential oils, which major components are sesquiterpenoids. As the important enzyme in the sesquiterpenoid biosynthesis pathway, 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme A synthase (HMGS catalyze the crucial step in the mevalonate pathway in plants. To isolate and identify the functional genes involved in the sesquiterpene biosynthesis of C. nobile L., a HMGS gene designated as CnHMGS (GenBank Accession No. KU529969 was cloned from C. nobile. The cDNA sequence of CnHMGS contained a 1377 bp open reading frame encoding a 458-amino-acid protein. The sequence of the CnHMGS protein was highly homologous to those of HMGS proteins from other plant species. Phylogenetic tree analysis revealed that CnHMGS clustered with the HMGS of Asteraceae in the dicotyledon clade. Further functional complementation of CnHMGS in the mutant yeast strain YSC6274 lacking HMGS activity demonstrated that the cloned CnHMGS cDNA encodes a functional HMGS. Transcript profile analysis indicated that CnHMGS was preferentially expressed in flowers and roots of C. nobile. The expression of CnHMGS could be upregulated by exogenous elicitors, including methyl jasmonate and salicylic acid, suggesting that CnHMGS was elicitor-responsive. The characterization and expression analysis of CnHMGS is helpful to understand the biosynthesis of sesquiterpenoid in C. nobile at the molecular level and also provides molecular wealth for the biotechnological improvement of this important medicinal plant.

  6. Quantification of spiroether isomers and herniarin of different parts of Matricaria matricarioides and flowers of Chamaemelum nobile.

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    Ma, Chao-Mei; Winsor, Linda; Daneshtalab, Mohsen

    2007-01-01

    A simple HPLC-PAD-MS method was established to quantitatively analyse two spiroether isomers (cis-en-yn-dicycloether and trans-en-yn-dicycloether) and the main coumarin, herniarin, in chamomile herbs, simultaneously. By using this method, the contents of these three compounds in the flowers of two chamomile species, Roman chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile) and pineapple weed (Matricaria matricarioides), as well as in different parts of pineapple weed, were investigated. It was found that the flowers of both herbs contained large amounts of cis-en-yn-dicycloether and trans-en-yn-dicycloether, with the trans-form being more abundant than the cis-form. The leaves of pineapple weed were found to have the highest concentration of cis-en-yn-dicycloether and herniarin than the other parts. HPLC-PAD-MS-guided isolation and identification of other constituents are also discussed.

  7. Transcriptional Regulations on the Low-Temperature-Induced Floral Transition in an Orchidaceae Species, Dendrobium nobile: An Expressed Sequence Tags Analysis

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    Shan Liang

    2012-01-01

    Full Text Available Vernalization-induced flowering is a cold-relevant adaptation in many species, but little is known about the genetic basis behind in Orchidaceae species. Here, we reported a collection of 15017 expressed sequence tags (ESTs from the vernalized axillary buds of an Orchidaceae species, Dendrobium nobile, which were assembled for 9616 unique gene clusters. Functional enrichment analysis showed that genes in relation to the responses to stresses, especially in the form of low temperatures, and those involving in protein biosynthesis and chromatin assembly were significantly overrepresented during 40 days of vernalization. Additionally, a total of 59 putative flowering-relevant genes were recognized, including those homologous to known key players in vernalization pathways in temperate cereals or Arabidopsis, such as cereal VRN1, FT/VRN3, and Arabidopsis AGL19. Results from this study suggest that the networks regulating vernalization-induced floral transition are conserved, but just in a part, in D. nobile, temperate cereals, and Arabidopsis.

  8. De anima historica naturaliter Bunna Ebels-Hoving en de verlokkingen van de historische sensatie

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    Marc Boone

    2012-10-01

    Full Text Available The anima historica naturaliter: Bunna Ebels-Hoving and the Allure of Historical SensationIn her book (Geschiedenis als metgezel Bunna Ebels-Hoving pays a great deal of attention to explaining how and why she became a historian. This is important, for it describes a process that is often done by well-established high ranking professors, while here we are allowed to hear the voice of an intellectually engaged woman who did not reach the solitary heights of academia, but nevertheless remained a keen observer of the social practices and intellectual evolution within a part of the historian’s profession that was very much determined by tradition –medieval studies. For a contemporary reader almost an anthropological perfumeemanates from the way she describes how she was introduced by her masters in the profession. For another central theme, the technical and epistemologicalaspects of how one practices medieval history, it looks as if very little has changed.Especially concerning the way mediaevalists might use the so-called traditionalauxiliary sciences, palaeography and diplomatics, in the first place her book readsas a down to earth but very just appraisal of the values at stake. Some of the discussions she recalls having witnessed indeed refer to both older examples and actual debates.

  9. A estrutura rizomática aplicada na construção narrativa de animações interativas veiculadas na Internet

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    Cláudio Aleixo Rocha

    2015-12-01

    Full Text Available O artigo tem por objetivo apresentar o conceito de animação interativa e discute suas características peculiares. Se debruça em descrever como este tipo de animação presente no meio on-line se distingue das narrativas tradicionais. Exemplifica toda teoria exposta por meio da animação interativa Blue Suburbia. Esta obra artística e interativa foi criada e produzida pela artista e designer Nathalie Lawhead. Buscamos demonstrar como os conceitos de multimídia e hipermídia podem modificar a narrativa on-line. Em específico, no momento em que abre espaço para que o indivíduo revele seus gostos e vontades particulares durante a interação.

  10. Geology and geothermal waters of Lightning Dock region, Animas Valley and Pyramid Mountains, Hidalgo County, New Mexico

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    Elston, W.E.; Deal, E.G.; Logsdon, M.J.

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    This circular covers the geology of the Pyramid Peak, Swallow Fork Peak, Table Top Mountain, and South Pyramid Peak 7-1/2-min quadrangles, which include the Lightning Dock KGRA. Hot wells (70 to 115.5/sup 0/C) seem to be structurally controlled by intersections of the ring-fracture zone of an Oligocene ash-flow tuff cauldron (Muir cauldron), a Miocene-to-Holocene north-trending basin-and-range fault (Animas Valley fault), and a northeast-trending lineament that appears to control anomalously heated underground waters and Pliocene-Pleistocene basalt cones in the San Bernardino, San Simon, and Animas Valleys. The Muir cauldron, approximately 20 km in diameter, collapsed in two stages, each associated with the eruption of a rhyolite ash-flow-tuff sheet and of ring-fracture domes. Most of the hydrothermal alteration of the Lightning Dock KGRA is related to the first stage of eruption and collapse, not to the modern geothermal system. Contrary to previous reports, no silicic volcanic rocks younger than basin-and-range faulting are known; unconformities beneath rhyolite ring-fracture domes are caused by Oligocene caldera collapse, not by basin-and-range faulting. The Animas Valley is the site of widespread post-20 My travertine deposits and near-surface veins of calcite, fluorite, and/or psilomelane, controlled by north- or northwest-trending basin-and-range faults. The fluoride-bearing waters of the Lightning Dock KGRA may be a late stage of this hydrothermal activity. Distribution of Pliocene-Pleistocene basalt suggests that deep-seated basalt near the solids may be the ultimate heat source.

  11. Why it is difficult to see the anima as a helpful object: critique and clinical relevance of the theory of archetypes.

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    von Raffay, A

    2000-10-01

    This paper is divided into three parts. The first deals briefly with more general aspects of the theory of archetypes (as conceived by Jung); the second examines the anima archetype in rather more detail, because it is, apart from the self, the main archetype in Jung's thought; and the third discusses the clinical repercussions of the anima theory and of the theory of the archetypes in general. The various references to Jung himself and certain circumstances of his life are included here on the assumption that personal problems in his biography contributed decisively to the constitution of his theory, so that deeper insights accure if they are taken into account.

  12. Geophysical, geochemical, mineralogical, and enivronmental data for rock samples collected in a mineralized volcanic environment, upper Animas River watershed, Colorado

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    McCafferty, A.E.; Horton, R.J.; Stanton, M.R.; McDougal, R.R.; Fey, D.L.

    2011-01-01

    This report provides analyses of 90 rock samples collected in the upper Animas River watershed near Silverton, Colo., from 2001 to 2007. The samples are analyzed for geophysical, geochemical, mineralogical, and environmental rock properties of acid neutralizing capacity and net acid production. The database is derived from both published (n=68) and unpublished (n=32) data. New for all samples are geophysical measurements of electrical resistivity, density, and porosity. Rock samples were acquired from 12 geologic units that include key Tertiary volcanic and plutonic lithologies, all with varying degrees of alteration.

  13. Turismo e Animação Cultural no Espaço Urbano

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    Mario Carlos Beni

    2013-10-01

    Full Text Available Em 1979, a Diretoria de Planejamento da Empresa Paulista de Turismo (Paulistur SA, coordenada por Mario Beni, incrementou uma política de animação em espaços públicos, na cidade de São Paulo. Houve, naquele momento, disponibilização de estruturas e de condições políticas que permitiram exercer com ineditismo algumas intervenções para satisfazer as necessidades de um aglomerado urbano como São Paulo, SP, em termos de educação, lazer e cultura. O presente estudo de caso objetiva resgatar tal experiência e seu legado para a cidade, registrando como as zonas de intervenção devem oferecer condições para a produção e o consumo da cultura e do turismo, de uma maneira geral, dando condições de desenvolvimento à economia simbólica.Tourism and Sociocultural animation in Urban Space - In 1979, the Diretoria de Planejamento da Empresa Paulista de Turismo (PAULISTUR SA, coordinated by Mario Beni, increased a policy of animation in public spaces in the city of São Paulo. At that time there was structures and political conditions that allowed an unprecedented exercise with urban interventions to meet the needs in terms of education, leisure and culture of an urban center such as São Paulo, SP. This case study aims to revive such experience and its legacy to the city, registering as urban interventions should provide conditions for the production and consumption of culture and tourism, in general, providing conditions for the development of symbolic economy.

  14. O De anima de Aristóteles e a concepção das faculdades da alma no Kitáb al-Nafs (Livro da Alma, de Anima de Ibn Sina (Avicena

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    Jamil Ibrahim Iskandar

    2011-01-01

    Full Text Available Este artigo apresenta uma comparação conceitual entre a obra De anima, de Aristóteles, e a concepção das faculdades da alma no Kitáb al-Nafs - edição árabe - (Livro da Alma, De anima, de Ibn Sina (Avicena, com o intuito de mostrar similitudes e influências de Aristóteles sobre o pensamento de Ibn Sina, nessa temática. Destaca, ainda, como e a época em que o estagirita foi recebido em terras do Islã, indicando o seu primeiro receptor, o filósofo Al-Kindi, assim como, de modo pormenorizado, uma comparação sobre a definição de alma dada pelos dois filósofos, e as três espécies de alma, com ênfase para o conceito de alma racional. Apresenta, também, a estrutura de cada uma das obras

  15. Analysis of the Transport and Fate of Metals Released From the Gold King Mine in the Animas and San Juan Rivers

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    This project’s objectives were to provide analysis of water quality following the release of acid mine drainage in the Animas and San Juan Rivers in a timely manner to 1) generate a comprehensive picture of the plume at the river system level, 2) help inform future monitoring eff...

  16. Design Centrado no Usuário e concepções pedagógicas como guia para o desenvolvimento da animação educacional

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    Marcia Maria Alves

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    Full Text Available A produção de animações gráficas para o ensino fundamental tem proliferado devido às tecnologias de comunicação e à necessidade de novos recursos que auxiliem ao aprendizado. No entanto, muitas animações são apenas reproduções do material impresso, sem um uso adequado da tecnologia, sem uma adaptação para o aluno/usuário e não alinhadas às concepções pedagógicas atuais. Este artigo pretende buscar na literatura bases para um procedimento de elaboração de materiais didáticos (animações gráficas conectado às concepções construtivistas por meio da aplicação dos princípios do Design Centrado no Usuário (DCU. Para isso, os autores apresentam revisão bibliográfica, comparam os princípios das concepções construtivistas de Vygostky e do DCU, e indicam um possível processo de Design que pode auxiliar na confecção de animações gráficas mais engajadas nas linhas construtivistas e mais próximas dos alunos.

  17. O fluxo imaginário da memória: a animação como arte de conjurar/construir o passado israelense

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    Alcebíades Diniz Miguel

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    Full Text Available A arte da animação apresenta, como base de constituição, a estilização radical do universo que lhe serve de referência. Essa estilização, contudo, não ocorre a partir de materiais desconectados da realidade referencial, a realidade referencial, como nas caricaturas, ainda está presente e sua deformação denuncia um processo ideologicamente formativo. A moderna animação, globalizada e democratizada graças ao progresso tecnológico, não está isenta desses aspectos ideológicos. A produzida em Israel, coroada pelos vários prêmios internacionais concedidos ao longa metragem de animação "ʺValsa com Bashir"ʺ (Vals im Bashir, 2008 de Ari Folman, reproduz o problema crucial da estilização na representação da catástrofe histórica agravado pelo complexo de culpa gera a necessidade de um realismo de denúncia ideológica que, em última instância, anula o valor simbólico da animação como arte estética, convertida em crônica parcial de uma realidade muito mais complexa.

  18. Multifunctional bracts enhance plant fitness during flowering and seed development in Rheum nobile (Polygonaceae), a giant herb endemic to the high Himalayas.

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    Song, Bo; Zhang, Zhi-Qiang; Stöcklin, Jürg; Yang, Yang; Niu, Yang; Chen, Jian-Guo; Sun, Hang

    2013-06-01

    Specialized bracts are thought to be important for the successful reproduction of some plants and are regarded as adaptations to diverse driving forces. However, few empirical studies have quantified the adaptive significance of bracts within a cost-benefit framework. We explored the adaptive significance of large and showy bracts for reproduction in Rheum nobile, a giant herb endemic to the high Himalayas. We examined whether the bracts enhance reproductive success during flowering and seed development. Bracts increased flower and fruit temperature on sunny days, greatly decreased the intensity of ultraviolet-B (UV-B) radiation reaching flowers and fruits, and prevented pollen grains being washed away by rain. Experiments indicated that high temperature could promote pollen germination, while pollen grains exposed to rain and UV-B radiation at ambient levels were seriously damaged. Furthermore, bract removal decreased the number of pollinators visiting flowers. When bracts were removed before or after flowering, fecundity and progeny quality were adversely affected, but seed predation by larvae of pollinators decreased. A cost-benefit analysis demonstrated that the cost of bracts, i.e., increased seed predation, is modest. Our results suggest that the bracts of R. nobile promote pollen germination, protect pollen grains from rain and intense UV-B radiation, enhance pollinator visitation during flowering, and facilitate the development of fertilized ovules during seed development. We conclude that multifunctional bracts of R. nobile are an effective adaptive strategy in alpine environments and might have been selected for because of abiotic environmental conditions as well as for enhancing pollination success.

  19. Morfología y anatomía comparadas de Chamaemelum nobile (L.) All., Chamomilla recutita L. Rausch. y especies adulterantes

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    Amat, Anibal Gumersindo

    1982-01-01

    Se ha estudiado la morfología y anatomía comparadas de Chamaemelum nobile (L.) All. (Anthemis nobilis L.) y Chamomilla recutita (L.) Rausch. (Matricaria chamomilla L.) a los efectos de su reconocimiento farmacobotánico como drogas enteras o pulverizadas y la detección de sus adulterantes más frecuentes: Chamaemelurn mixtum (L.) All.,Anthamis cotula L., Anthemis arvensis L., Chamomilla suaveolens (Pursh) Rydb., Matricaria perforata Mérat y Tanacetum ~parthenium (L.) Sch. Bip. Los caracteres mo...

  20. Transformation of Manor of the Nobility in Russian Culture-Historical space of 18th –19th Centuries (Materials of Chernozem Region

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    Full Text Available This paper deals with a manor of the nobility phenomenon as part of the Chernozem region cultural space in XVIII–XIX centuries, its forming and development factors and the country estate landscape components. The household, economic and cultural characteristics of the manors in the Central Black Soil region are examined as well as their importance for the region development. The manor landscape is described as the wholeness of natural and cultural origins. The paper generalizes it as the best achievements of Russian and Western European cultures and a synthesis of urban and rural lifestyles.

  1. Solidão e Depressão no Idoso Institucionalizado: A Intervenção da Animação Sociocultural

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    Dissertação de Mestrado em Ciências da Educação: Especialização em Animação Sociocultural Este trabalho consiste num estudo, sobre a Solidão e a Depressão no Idoso Institucionalizado, bem como, a eventual resolução/evicção destes estados psicológicos através da Animação Sociocultural. Este interesse surgiu do contacto directo com idosos institucionalizados, e da sua referência frequente à solidão sentida, mesmo estando diariamente rodeados de pessoas (outros idosos, funcionários e restante...

  2. Comparative analysis of bacterial decrease by Er:YAG laser radiation and by a tip mounted on a high-rotation device after remove of carious tissue in dentine: study 'in anima mobile'; Analise comparativa da reducao bacteriana com irradiacao do laser Er:YAG ou ponta montada em alta rotacao apos remocao de tecido cariado em dentina: estudo in anima nobile

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    Blay, Claudia Campos

    2002-07-01

    The purpose of this study was to analyze bacterial decrease after removal of carious tissue in dentine by Er:YAG laser, comparing the results with those achieved by using a tip mounted on a high-rotation device. In view of the difficulty of totally eliminating microorganisms from dentine, even after removing all the carious tissue, and since the presence of a smear layer is a proven fact, it would be extremely convenient to eliminate or to achieve better disinfecting of this notoriously contaminated dentine layer, so as to prevent failure of the restoration process in most cases. For this study, we selected 30 pre-molars and molars with caries rated as medium sized and which required restoration treatment. The teeth were divided in two groups, where 15 teeth received conventional treatment (control group - I) and 15 teeth were treated with Er:YAG laser (Kavo Key Laser) (laser group - II). Microbiologic analysis was used in order to determine presence or absence of bacteria. In group I as well as in group II a previous curettage of part of the dentine caries was performed, and the sample was seeded in an Agar culture medium and incubated at 37 deg C for 72 hours, for a quantitative analysis of bacteria colony forming units (c.f.u.) and qualitative bacterial analysis. After this procedure, carious lesions were removed in group I, using a spherical diamond drill mounted on a high rotation tip, followed by cleaning of the cavity with chlorhexidine digluconate at 2%. In group II, an Er:YAG laser emitting a wave length of 2,94 {mu}m, delivering a 250 mJ energy per pulse at a repetition rate of 2 Hz was used for carious tissue removal. Furthermore in group II (laser), the cavity was conditioned by performing a sweeping at all walls of the preparation with the 50/10 fiber (Kavo), in contact mode, using an energy of 60 mJ per pulse at a frequency of 10 Hz. After removing all caries and performing a cleaning operation in both groups, dentine shavings were collected and seeded in an Agar culture medium, and incubated at 37 deg C for 72 hours for a new microbiological analysis. The results obtained showed that the Er:YAG laser, within the used parameters, was efficient and effective in eliminating all remaining bacteria in a surface cavity preparation, as compared to conventional methods where bacterial growth was detected in 20% of the samples of dentine shavings. (author)

  3. Germinação assimbiótica e desenvolvimento de Dendrobium nobile Lindl. sob efeito de reguladores vegetais no tratamento pré-germinativo Asymbiotic germination and development of Dendrobium nobile Lindl. under the effect of plant growth regulators in pre-germinative treatment

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    J.S. Soares

    2012-01-01

    Full Text Available O presente trabalho teve como objetivo estudar a influência dos reguladores vegetais BAP e GA3 como tratamentos pré-germinativos no processo de germinação e desenvolvimento inicial de plântulas de Dendrobium nobile, espécie importante pelas propriedades farmacológicas como anti-oxidante, vasodilatadora e até mesmo anti-cancerígena, além do valor ornamental. Os tratamentos pré-germinativos consistiram de BAP e GA3, separadamente, nas concentrações de 0,0; 1,0; 2,0 e 5,0 mg L-1. Após seis meses da semeadura in vitro e manutenção em câmara de germinação e de crescimento com temperatura e foto-período controlados (12 horas e 23ºC ± 2, foram avaliados os parâmetros número de sementes germinadas, porcentagem de germinação, massa fresca e altura das plântulas, diâmetro e número de pseudobulbos, número de folhas, número de raízes, e o comprimento da maior raiz. O delineamento experimental foi inteiramente casualizado. Todas as variáveis foram submetidas à análise de variância e de regressão, quando significativas. As sementes de D. nobile germinaram melhor na ausência de reguladores vegetais e os tratamentos com BAP ou GA3 na embebição das sementes pouco beneficiaram o desenvolvimento in vitro de D. nobile.The present study aimed to investigate the influence of plant growth regulators BAP and GA3 as pre-germinative treatment in the process of germination and initial development of seedlings of Dendrobium nobile, a species important for its pharmacological properties like antioxidant, vasodilator and even anticancer, besides its ornamental value. Pre-germinative treatments consisted of BAP and GA3, separately, at the concentrations of 0.0; 1.0; 2.0 and 5.0 mg L-1. At six months after in vitro sowing and maintenance in a germination and growth chamber with controlled temperature and photoperiod (12 hours and 23ºC ± 2, the following parameters were evaluated: number of germinated seeds, percentage of germination

  4. Aprendizagem vicária de treino de toalete através de filme de animação: estudo de caso em ludoterapia comportamental

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    Laura dos Santos Gomes Coelho

    Full Text Available Este trabalho consiste no relato do atendimento, em ludoterapia comportamental, de Lara (4 anos e 5 meses, que apresentava encoprese secundária retentiva, o que acarretava um intervalo entre as defecações superior a 72 horas. Método: a avaliação consistiu em entrevista com pais e babás, observação na escola, sessões lúdicas e sessões lúdicas familiares; as intervenções enfatizaram o uso de filme de animação, atividades lúdicas e brinquedos para obter a habituação comportamental e realizar o treino do toalete. Resultado: após a intervenção, utilizando filme de animação, Lara defecou no consultório, manteve o comportamento diário de defecação durante 18 meses de acompanhamento e apresentou três acidentes críticos nesse período. Discussão: o filme de animação é sugerido como a principal intervenção para a mudança de comportamento de Lara. Provavelmente, após observar os personagens do filme de animação realizando o treino de toalete e obterem adesivos, Lara foi reforçada vicariamente e aprendeu a relação entre o comportamento dos personagens (treino do toalete e a conseqüência obtida por eles (adesivo. A brincadeira com as bonecas utilizadas no filme é concebida como um tipo de mediação lúdica.

  5. Quantification and Simulation of Metal Loading to the Upper Animas River, Eureka to Silverton, San Juan County, Colorado, September 1997 and August 1998

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    Paschke, Suzanne S.; Kimball, Briant A.; Runkel, Robert L.

    2005-01-01

    Drainage from abandoned and inactive mines and from naturally mineralized areas in the San Juan Mountains of southern Colorado contributes metals to the upper Animas River near Silverton, Colorado. Tracer-injection studies and associated synoptic sampling were performed along two reaches of the upper Animas River to develop detailed profiles of stream discharge and to locate and quantify sources of metal loading. One tracer-injection study was performed in September 1997 on the Animas River reach from Howardsville to Silverton, and a second study was performed in August 1998 on the stream reach from Eureka to Howardsville. Drainage in the upper Animas River study reaches contributed aluminum, calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, manganese, sulfate, and zinc to the surface-water system in 1997 and 1998. Colloidal aluminum, dissolved copper, and dissolved zinc were attenuated through a braided stream reach downstream from Eureka. Instream dissolved copper concentrations were lower than the State of Colorado acute and chronic toxicity standards downstream from the braided reach to Silverton. Dissolved iron load and concentrations increased downstream from Howardsville and Arrastra Gulch, and colloidal iron remained constant at low concentrations downstream from Howardsville. Instream sulfate concentrations were lower than the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's secondary drinking-water standard of 250 milligrams per liter throughout the two study reaches. Elevated zinc concentrations are the primary concern for aquatic life in the upper Animas River. In the 1998 Eureka to Howardsville study, instream dissolved zinc load increased downstream from the Forest Queen mine, the Kittimack tailings, and Howardsville. In the 1997 Howardsville to Silverton study, there were four primary areas where zinc load increased. First, was the increase downstream from Howardsville and abandoned mining sites downstream from the Cunningham Gulch confluence, which also was measured during

  6. Magnetic properties, acid neutralization capacity, and net acid production of rocks in the Animas River Watershed Silverton, Colorado

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    McCafferty, Anne E.; Yager, Douglas B.; Horton, Radley M.; Diehl, Sharon F.

    2006-01-01

    Federal land managers along with local stakeholders in the Upper Animas River watershed near Silverton, Colorado are actively designing and implementing mine waste remediation projects to mitigate the effects of acid mine drainage from several abandoned hard rock metal mines and mills. Local source rocks with high acid neutralization capacity (ANC) within the watershed are of interest to land managers for use in these remediation projects. A suite of representative samples was collected from propylitic to weakly sericitic-altered volcanic and plutonic rocks exposed in outcrops throughout the watershed. Acid-base accounting laboratory methods coupled with mineralogic and geochemical characterization provide insight into lithologies that have a range of ANC and net acid production (NAP). Petrophysical lab determinations of magnetic susceptibility converted to estimates for percent magnetite show correlation with the environmental properties of ANC and NAP for many of the lithologies. A goal of our study is to interpret watershed-scale airborne magnetic data for regional mapping of rocks that have varying degrees of ANC and NAP. Results of our preliminary work are presented here.

  7. La influencia de la medicina árabe en la interpretación de avarroes al de anima de Aristóteles

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    Farjeat, Luis Xavier López

    2007-01-01

    Full Text Available Neste trabalho apresento algumas contribuições de Averróis a respeito de problemas relativos à psicologia e à medicina. Minha intenção é estabelecer algumas relações entre os comentários ao De anima e os tratados de medicina. O itinerário é o seguinte: a Mostrarei que, tal como Aristóteles, Averróis concebe a alma como um conjunto de capacidades biológicas; b De anima é um tratado de biologia e, por isso, podemos encontrar nele algumas considerações que devem ser entendidas a partir de um ponto de vista médico, especialmente a partir da contribuição árabe para a anatomia. é necessário, pois, acentuar a importância dos nervos e do cérebro para compreender a estreita relação entre o De anima e o Livro de Medicina. Haveremos de constatar que Averróis não compreende a alma como um 'principio espiritual', como semelhante a algo gerado, que torna possível diversas funções biológicas, desde a vegetativa e a sensitiva, até a intelectual. Assim, Averróis nega a concepção neoplatônica da alma como algo separado do corpo. Averróis explica que a alma é e concretização do processo biológico chamado 'vida'

  8. Relações de gênero, ciência e tecnologia no currículo de filmes de animação

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    Cardoso,Lívia de Rezende

    2016-01-01

    Resumo: Invenções, tecnologias, experimentos, livros e ferramentas são elementos que fazem parte das tramas de Tá chovendo hambúrguer I e II. O presente artigo tem o objetivo de analisar as relações de gênero em tais filmes de animação que apresentam como pano de fundo invenções e verdades científicas e tecnológicas, permeadas por demandas generificadas. Desse modo, argumento que, nos filmes analisados, são produzidas posições de sujeito diferenciadas para homens e mulheres por meio do discur...

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    2016-01-01

    Invenções, tecnologias, experimentos, livros e ferramentas são elementos que fazem parte das tramas de Tá chovendo hambúrguer I e II. O presente artigo tem o objetivo de analisar as relações de gênero em tais filmes de animação que apresentam como pano de fundo invenções e verdades científicas e tecnológicas, permeadas por demandas generificadas. Desse modo, argumento que, nos filmes analisados, são produzidas posições de sujeito diferenciadas para homens e mulheres por meio do discu...

  10. O Vilão Desviante: ideologia e heteronormatividade em filmes de animação longa-metragem dos Estúdios Disney

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    Caynnã de Camargo Santos

    2015-01-01

    A relevância das animações infantis no processo de ensinar papéis específicos, valores e ideais é amplamente reconhecida pelos estudiosos da cultura. O presente trabalho tem como objetivo central desvelar e analisar criticamente a sutil estratégia discursiva presente em alguns destes artefatos midiáticos endereçados prioritariamente às crianças, que consiste em reiterar o status de normalidade das formas de identificação por gênero hegemônicas a partir da atribuição de teor de negatividade a ...

  11. A Animação de Imagens no 1.º Ciclo do Ensino Básico Programa CRIANÇAS PRIME1Rº do Serviço Educativo CINANIMA

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    Paulo Oliveira Fernandes

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    Full Text Available Este artigo apresenta o programa CRIANÇAS PRIME1Rº, uma iniciativa do Serviço Educativo CINANIMA – Festival Internacional de Cinema de Animação de Espinho, com o apoio da Direção-geral de Educação – Plano Nacional de Cinema, dirigido a crianças do 1.º ciclo do Ensino Básico, com o objetivo de proporcionar o contacto com a animação de imagens e a realização de filmes de animação em contexto educativo. Para além das questões técnicas associadas ao cinema de animação, este programa tem na sua base preocupações eminentemente pedagógicas, desenvolvendo-se através de metodologias de projeto e didática da imagem animada. No seu primeiro ano de desenvolvimento (ano letivo 2015/2016 estiveram envolvidas 139 crianças de 7 turmas do 1.º ciclo do ensino básico. No final do processo os filmes foram exibidos em duas sessões especiais inseridas no programa da 40ª edição do Festival CINANIMA, editados em suporte DVD e oferecidos a todos os alunos intervenientes, professores e parceiros deste programa.

  12. Final Technical Report; Geothermal Resource Evaluation and Definitioni (GRED) Program-Phases I, II, and III for the Animas Valley, NM Geothermal Resource

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    Cunniff, Roy A.; Bowers, Roger L.

    2005-08-01

    This report contains a detailed summary of a methodical and comprehensive assessment of the potential of the Animas Valley, New Mexico geothermal resource leasehold owned by Lightning Dock Geothermal, Inc. Work described herein was completed under the auspices of the Department of Energy (DOE) Cooperative Agreement DE-FC04-00AL66977, Geothermal Resource Evaluation and Definition (GRED) Program, and the work covers the time span from June 2001 through June 2004. Included in this new report are detailed results from the GRED Program, including: geophysical and geochemical surveys, reflection seismic surveys, aeromagnetic surveys, gravity and electrical resistivity surveys, soil thermal ion and soil carbon dioxide flux surveys, four temperature gradient holes, and one deep exploratory well.

  13. North Caucasian helmets from the Crimean Tatar Nobility from the Museum of Topkapi Palace (Istanbul, Turkey. Design Features, Design and Combat Use

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    Leonid A. Bobrov

    2016-06-01

    Full Text Available The article describes the helmets of the Crimean Tatar nobility stored in the Museum of Topkapi Palace (Istanbul, Republic of Turkey. Based on the analysis of design and system design determined that hats were made of Circassian masters of the XVIII century. Helmet No. 1/810 in shape of the dome relates to the type of bevel. Forged a gilded crown complemented by ornamented Hoop, pads, conical pommel, and ringed barmitsa Persian type. In Cherkessia similar hats were known as Tang (from the Arab. "the Taj", i.e. "crown". It is most likely that the owner of the helmet was the last Noureddine Crimean khanate, Bahadir Giray (1789-1792 was the son of MuminGirei (?-1747 and grandson of Khan Saadet Giray IV (1717-1724. Helmet No. 1/812по the shape of a dome refers to the type of conal. Forged iron gilded crown complemented by ornamented Hoop, plates and funnel-shaped topping. Dome placed on the manufacture date of the helmet – "1180 of the Hijra" (i.e., 1766-1767 in the Gregorian calendar, as well as the inscription: "Owner Sultan Ali", "Muhammad Giray", "Mansour". Helmet No. 1/811по the shape of a dome refers to the type of cylindrical. Faceted iron supplemented gilt crown ornamented Hoop, conical pommel and Aventail Persian type. On the front of hats placed the inscription, "Sultan Mohammed Ibn AdilGiray". This suggests that the owner of the helmet could be the son of Nureddin (1718, serasker Budjaka and Editcol (1727-1728 Adil Ibn Selim I Giray or seraskier EditcolAdil Ibn Selim III Giray (1766-1767. In the framework of the interdisciplinary research were made copies of these helmets, which have become the object of scientific experiments aimed at the study of the functional properties of the considered hats. According to the results of the experimental tests it was found that all three of the helmet provide very reliable protection of the head and neck of the warrior from the cutting and cut-and-cutting blows of the enemy. The saber blade

  14. Cinema de animação no ensino de Arte: a experiência e a narrativa na formação da criança em contexto campesino

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    A dissertação Cinema de Animação no Ensino de Arte: Experiência e Narrativa na Formação da Criança em Contexto Campesino insere-se na linha de pesquisa Educação e Linguagem, do Programa de Pós-Graduação em Educação da Universidade Federal do Espírito Santo. Objetiva analisar como a experiência coletiva (Erfrahung) e a experiência individual (Erlebnis) se manifestam no processo de produção de cinema de animação, em especial na formação das crianças, quando passam de espectadoras a autoras/prod...

  15. O aprendiz de feiticeiro: Walt Disney e a experiência norte-americana nodesenvolvimento da expressão cinematográfica docinema de animação

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    Wander Lucio Araujo Quintao

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    Analisa a contribuição de Walt Disney e de seus colaboradores no desenvolvimento da expressão cinematográfica do cinema de animação, a partir da elaboração do panorama histórico, técnico e estético do filme animado. O período estudado abrange o início do século XX, na Europa, até o final da década de 1930, nos Estados Unidos da América, desde o surgimento das técnicas rudimentares de animação, com os seus descobridores e principais divulgadores, até os curtas-metragens animados pelos estúdios...

  16. Potências animadas do traço: fixidez e animação da caricatura no humor gráfico

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    2012-06-01

    Full Text Available Este artigo pretende examinar certos aspectos das relações entre o desenho e a representação de ações, a partir de um exame sobre tirinhas diárias. Estamos especialmente preocupados com a complementaridade entre os traços estilísticos da caricatura e a questão da compreensão sobre a animação potencial de sua apresentação plástica. Trabalhada a partir do sentido de mudança e de expressividade de seus motivos, a representação fisionômica na caricatura cumpre funções preparatórias para os regimes de significação narrativa na arte sequencial. Numa tal perspectiva, a morfologia dos caracteres do humor gráfico seria mais bem explanada se sua graça cômica fosse considerada como parte do problema geral de um estilo “lacunar” ou “expressivo” da caricatura.

  17. Gestão de pessoas na indústria criativa: o caso dos estúdios de animação brasileiros

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    Marta Corrêa Machado

    Full Text Available Resumo Esta pesquisa visa entender a gestão de pessoas na indústria criativa a partir do estudo de um de seus segmentos, os estúdios de animação. Partindo da conceituação de Chaston (2008 de indústria criativa como o encontro entre negócio e cultura, observou-se o dilema entre a realização artística e os objetivos comerciais presente também nesse segmento da indústria. No estudo, pudemos aprofundar o entendimento sobre como esse dilema se reflete na operação da gestão de pessoas nesses estúdios brasileiros. Para entender essa questão foi conduzida uma pesquisa qualitativa através de estudos de casos em quatro produtoras nacionais nos quais foram entrevistados um funcionário e um sócio de cada empresa. Os dados encontrados apontam que ainda é incipiente a gestão de pessoas nesses ambientes, embora esteja presente a noção de que esses são os recursos principais que movem essas empresas. Foi observado ainda que a retenção dos colaboradores ocorre muito mais pela sua identificação com a atividade em si do que por outras retribuições, como salário ou garantias trabalhihstas.

  18. Medical topics in the De anima commentary of Coimbra (1598) and the Jesuits' attitude towards medicine in education and natural philosophy.

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    Sander, Christoph

    2014-01-01

    Early-modern Jesuit universities did not offer studies in medicine, and from 1586 onwards, the Jesuit Ratio studiorum prohibited digressions on medical topics in the Aristotelian curriculum. However, some sixteenth-century Jesuit text books used in philosophy classes provided detailed accounts on physiological issues such as sense perception and its organic location as discussed in Aristotle's De anima II, 7-11. This seeming contradiction needs to be explained. In this paper, I focus on the interst in medical topics manifested in a commentary by the Jesuits of Coimbra. Admittedly, the Coimbra commentary constituted an exception, as the Jesuit college that produced it was integrated in a royal university which had a strong interest in educating physicians. It will be claimed that the exclusion of medicine at Jesuit universities and colleges had its origin in rather incidental events in the course of the foundation of the first Jesuit university in Sicily. There, the lay professors of law and medicine intended to avoid subordination to the Jesuits and thereby provoked a conflict which finally led the Jesuit administration to refrain from including faculties of medicine and law in Jesuit universities. Towards the end of the sixteenth century, a veritable Jesuit animosity towards medicine emerged for philosophical and pedagogical reasons. This development reflects educational concerns within the Society as well as the role of commentaries on Aristotle for early-modern learning.

  19. Sources and migration pathways of natural gas in near-surface ground water beneath the Animas River valley, Colorado and New Mexico

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    Chafin, Daniel T.

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    In July 1990, the U.S. Geological Survey began a study of the occurrence of natural gas in near-surface ground water in the Animas River valley in the San Juan Basin between Durango, Colorado, and Aztec, New Mexico. The general purpose of the study was to identify the sources and migration pathways of natural gas in nearsurface ground water in the study area. The purpose of this report is to present interpretive conclusions for the study, primarily based on data collected by the U.S. Geological Survey from August 1990 to May 1991.Seventy of the 205 (34 percent) groundwater samples collected during August-November 1990 had methane concentrations that exceeded the reporting limit of 0.005 milligram per liter. The maximum concentration was 39 milligrams per liter, and the mean concentration was 1.3 milligrams per liter. Samples from wells completed in bedrock have greater mean concentrations of methane than samples from wells completed in alluvium. Correlations indicate weak or nonexistent associations between dissolved-methane concentrations and concentrations of dissolved solids, major ions, bromide, silica, iron, manganese, and carbon dioxide. Dissolved methane was associated with hydrogen sulfide.Soil-gas-methane concentrations were measurable at few of 192 ground-water sites, even at sites at which ground water contained large concentrations of dissolved methane, which indicates that soil-gas surveys are not useful to delineate areas of gas-affected ground water. The reporting limit of 0.005 milligram per liter of gas was equaled or exceeded by 40 percent of soil-gas measurements adjacent to 352 gas-well casings. Concentrations of at least 100 milligrams per liter of gas were measured at 25 (7 percent) of the sites.Potential sources of gases in water, soil, gas-well surface casings, and cathodic-protection wells were determined on the basis of their isotopic and molecular compositions and available information about gas-well construction or leaks. Biogenic and

  20. Materials related to the elite of the nobility of Bessarabia – the families of Cantacuzin and Krupensky in the collections of the National Museum of the History of Moldova

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    Vera Serjant

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    Full Text Available The aim of the museum is to collect and store various objects. It gives the evidences of the past the possibility of "surviving” to the present day. At the same time, the museum should present these materials to the attention of the public, showing the origins of civilization, life in all its complexity, thereby helping the visitor to better understand the world with its secrets. Considering the role of the museum heritage in the development of society, we carried out a study of the collections of the National Museum of the History of Moldova related to the history of the Bessarabian noble families. The Cantacuzins and the Krupensky are two families, belonging to the elite of the nobility and having a centuries-old history. In our study we are considering the Bessarabian branch of these families. From 1991 to 2005 the National Museum of History of Moldova accepted as a gift and purchased important materials reflecting the history of the Cantacuzin family. These materials were collected by Irina Cantacuzin, the wife of the last descendant of the Bessarabian Cantacuzins, Pavel (1902-1992. Of particular value is the collection of documents and photographs of the family of Pavel Cantacuzin, collected and transferred to the museum by A. Krakan in 1993. It consists of about 50 units, among which 36 are originals and copies of photographs relating to the period from the 19th century to 1990. It is this collection that contains a number of photographs with representatives of the family of Krupensky, who were related to the Cantacuzins. In 2001, the NMHM received another collection of documents, photographs and other materials related to the Bessarabian Prince Pavel Cantacuzin. It reflects his life and activities during the period of imprisonment and after rehabilitation. The museum collections hold several things and household items belonging to these families. Museum collections are a valuable historical source. Their research and use in exhibitions

  1. A animação na era digital: um estudo de casos no Japão e nos EUA = Animation in the digital era: a case report in Japan and in the USA

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    Longo, Angela

    2014-01-01

    Full Text Available O presente artigo busca analisar dois filmes cujas técnicas de animação estudaram novas propostas estéticas ao cinema contemporâneo, cada um à sua maneira. Pensando o cinema como uma mídia capaz de fazer convergir os mais diversos meios, e associando à animação o poder de representar qualquer coisa capaz de ser imaginada, o artigo busca nos filmes Uma Cilada Para Roger Rabbit (Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Robert Zemeckis, 1988 e O Fantasma do Futuro (Kôkaku Kidôtai, Mamoru Oshii, 1995 a descrição de um cinema digital como uma nova mídia, atravessando fronteiras físicas e mercadológicas, capaz de produzir uma série específica de sentidos previamente improváveis ao seu meio e que se predispõe, tal como o cinema sempre se predispôs, a estudar novas formas de criar imagens e signos para as mesmas

  2. Formation of mixed Al-Fe colloidal sorbent and dissolved-colloidal partitioning of Cu and Zn in the Cement Creek - Animas River Confluence, Silverton, Colorado

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    Schemel, L.E.; Kimball, B.A.; Runkel, R.L.; Cox, M.H.

    2007-01-01

    Transport and chemical transformations of dissolved and colloidal Al, Fe, Cu and Zn were studied by detailed sampling in the mixing zone downstream from the confluence of Cement Creek (pH 4.1) with the Animas River (pH 7.6). Complete mixing resulted in circumneutral pH in the downstream reach of the 1300 m study area. All four metals were transported through this mixing zone without significant losses to the streambed, and they exhibited transformations from dissolved to colloidal forms to varying degrees during the mixing process. Nearly all of the Al formed colloidal hydrous Al oxides (HAO) as pH increased (4.8-6.5), whereas colloidal hydrous Fe oxides (HFO) were supplied by Cement Creek as well as formed in the mixing zone primarily at higher pH (>6.5). The short travel time through the mixing zone (approx. 40 min) and pH limited the formation of HFO from dissolved Fe2+ supplied by Cement Creek. Although the proportions of HAO and HFO varied as the streams mixed, the colloidal sorbent typically was enriched in HAO relative to HFO by a factor of 1.5-2.1 (by mole) in the pH range where dissolved-to-colloidal partitioning of Cu and Zn was observed. Model simulations of sorption by HFO (alone) greatly underestimated the dissolved-to-colloidal partitioning of Zn. Previous studies have shown that HAO-HFO mixtures can sorb greater amounts of Zn than HFO alone, but the high Zn-to-sorbent ratio in this mixing zone could also account for greater partitioning. In contrast to Zn, comparisons with model simulations did not show that Cu sorption was greater than that for HFO alone, and also indicated that sorption was possibly less than what would be expected for a non-interactive mixture of these two sorbents. These field results for Cu, however, might be influenced by (organic) complexation or other factors in this natural system. Laboratory mixing experiments using natural source waters (upstream of the confluence) showed that the presence of HFO in the mixed sorbent

  3. O corpo no teatro de animação: contribuições da educação somática na formação do ator

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    Coelho, Marcelle Teixeira

    2011-01-01

    Esse estudo aborda possíveis contribuições da Educação Somática no trabalho corporal do ator no Teatro de Animação. A pesquisa baseou-se na prática pedagógica desenvolvida por Jo Lacrosse e Claire Heggen, professores da École Supérieure Nationale des Arts de la Marionnette, em Charleville- Mézières, França. Ambos os professores utilizam três abordagens somáticas Método Feldenkrais, Eutonia e Técnica de Alexander como suporte para o trabalho corporal do ator animador. As teorias desenvolvida...

  4. New geochronologic and stratigraphic evidence confirms the paleocene age of the dinosaur-bearing ojo alamo sandstone and animas formation in the San Juan Basin, New Mexico and Colorado

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    Fassett, J.E.

    2009-01-01

    Dinosaur fossils are present in the Paleocene Ojo Alamo Sandstone and Animas Formation in the San Juan Basin, New Mexico, and Colorado. Evidence for the Paleo-cene age of the Ojo Alamo Sandstone includes palynologic and paleomagnetic data. Palynologic data indicate that the entire Ojo Alamo Sandstone, including the lower dinosaur-bearing part, is Paleocene in age. All of the palynomorph-productive rock samples collected from the Ojo Alamo Sandstone at multiple localities lacked Creta-ceous index palynomorphs (except for rare, reworked specimens) and produced Paleocene index palynomorphs. Paleocene palynomorphs have been identified strati-graphically below dinosaur fossils at two separate localities in the Ojo Alamo Sand-stone in the central and southern parts of the basin. The Animas Formation in the Colorado part of the basin also contains dinosaur fossils, and its Paleocene age has been established based on fossil leaves and palynology. Magnetostratigraphy provides independent evidence for the Paleocene age of the Ojo Alamo Sandstone and its dinosaur-bearing beds. Normal-polarity magnetochron C29n (early Paleocene) has been identified in the Ojo Alamo Sandstone at six localities in the southern part of the San Juan Basin. An assemblage of 34 skeletal elements from a single hadrosaur, found in the Ojo Alamo Sandstone in the southern San Juan Basin, provided conclusive evidence that this assemblage could not have been reworked from underlying Cretaceous strata. In addition, geochemical studies of 15 vertebrate bones from the Paleocene Ojo Alamo Sandstone and 15 bone samples from the underlying Kirtland Formation of Late Creta-ceous (Campanian) age show that each sample suite contained distinctly different abundances of uranium and rare-earth elements, indicating that the bones were miner-alized in place soon after burial, and that none of the Paleocene dinosaur bones ana-lyzed had been reworked. ?? U.S. Geological Survey, Public Domain April 2009.

  5. Net Acid Production, Acid Neutralizing Capacity, and Associated Mineralogical and Geochemical Characteristics of Animas River Watershed Igneous Rocks Near Silverton, Colorado

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    Yager, Douglas B.; Choate, LaDonna; Stanton, Mark R.

    2008-01-01

    This report presents results from laboratory and field studies involving the net acid production (NAP), acid neutralizing capacity (ANC), and magnetic mineralogy of 27 samples collected in altered volcanic terrain in the upper Animas River watershed near Silverton, Colo., during the summer of 2005. Sampling focused mainly on the volumetrically important, Tertiary-age volcanic and plutonic rocks that host base- and precious-metal mineralization in the study area. These rocks were analyzed to determine their potential for neutralization of acid-rock drainage. Rocks in the study area have been subjected to a regional propylitic alteration event, which introduced calcite, chlorite (clinochlore), and epidote that have varying amounts and rates of acid neutralizing capacity (ANC). Locally, hydrothermal alteration has consumed any ANC and introduced minerals, mainly pyrite, that have a high net acid production (NAP). Laboratory studies included hydrogen pyroxide (H2O2) acid digestion and subsequent sodium hydroxide (NaOH) titration to determine NAP, and sulfuric acid (H2SO4) acid titration experiments to determine ANC. In addition to these environmental rock-property determinations, mineralogical, chemical, and petrographic characteristics of each sample were determined through semiquantitative X-ray diffractometry (Rietveld method), optical mineralogy, wavelength dispersive X-ray fluorescence, total carbon-carbonate, and inductively coupled plasma?mass spectrometric analysis. An ANC ranking was assigned to rock samples based on calculated ANC quantity in kilograms/ton (kg/t) calcium carbonate equivalent and ratios of ANC to NAP. Results show that talus near the southeast Silverton caldera margin, composed of andesite clasts of the Burns Member of the Silverton Volcanics, has the highest ANC (>100 kg/t calcium carbonate equivalent) with little to no NAP. The other units found to have moderate to high ANC include (a) andesite lavas and volcaniclastic rocks of the San Juan

  6. Acid neutralizing capacity and leachate results for igneous rocks, with associated carbon contents of derived soils, Animas River AML site, Silverton, Colorado

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    Yager, Douglas B.; Stanton, Mark R.; Choate, LaDonna M.; Burchell,

    2009-01-01

    Mine planning efforts have historically overlooked the possible acid neutralizing capacity (ANC) that local igneous rocks can provide to help neutralize acidmine drainage. As a result, limestone has been traditionally hauled to mine sites for use in neutralizing acid drainage. Local igneous rocks, when used as part of mine life-cycle planning and acid mitigation strategy, may reduce the need to transport limestone to mine sites because these rocks can contain acid neutralizing minerals. Igneous hydrothermal events often introduce moderately altered mineral assemblages peripheral to more intensely altered rocks that host metal-bearing veins and ore bodies. These less altered rocks can contain ANC minerals (calcite-chlorite-epidote) and are referred to as a propylitic assemblage. In addition, the carbon contents of soils in areas of new mining or those areas undergoing restoration have been historically unknown. Soil organic carbon is an important constituent to characterize as a soil recovery benchmark that can be referred to during mine cycle planning and restoration. This study addresses the mineralogy, ANC, and leachate chemistry of propylitic volcanic rocks that host polymetallic mineralization in the Animas River watershed near the historical Silverton, Colorado, mining area. Acid titration tests on volcanic rocks containing calcite (2 – 20 wt %) and chlorite (6 – 25 wt %), have ANC ranging from 4 – 146 kg/ton CaCO3 equivalence. Results from a 6-month duration, kinetic reaction vessel test containing layered pyritic mine waste and underlying ANC volcanic rock (saturated with deionized water) indicate that acid generating mine waste (pH 2.4) has not overwhelmed the ANC of propylitic volcanic rocks (pH 5.8). Sequential leachate laboratory experiments evaluated the concentration of metals liberated during leaching. Leachate concentrations of Cu-Zn-As-Pb for ANC volcanic rock are one-to-three orders of magnitude lower when compared to leached solution from

  7. Produção de filme de animação com e para crianças: os pensamentos podem virar arte

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    Constantina Xavier Filha

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    Full Text Available A linguagem dos filmes de animação atinge o público e o gosto de crianças. No entanto, na maioria das vezes, as crianças são alijadas do processo de produção desses filmes. Há algumas experiências no Brasil e no exterior em que as crianças participam desse processo, ora experimentando a linguagem, ora produzindo conteúdos. Pensando sobre o alcance lúdico, imaginativo e criativo do cinema aliado à cultura da infância, foram desenvolvidos encontros de pesquisa com crianças dos 5ºs anos do Ensino Fundamental em uma escola pública de Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul, no âmbito de pesquisas com apoio do CNPq e de projetos de extensão, nos anos de 2010 a 2013. Nesses encontros, juntamente com as questões relacionadas à linguagem cinematográfica, outras temáticas foram priorizadas para garantir a construção da narrativa dos filmes, entre elas, gênero, sexualidade, diversidade/diferença e violências contra crianças. No decorrer do processo, produziu-se juntamente com as crianças roteiros, cenários, construção de personagens e demais processos de produção e planejamento de pós-produção dos filmes de animação: Jéssica e Júnior no mundo das cores (2010; A Princesa Pantaneira (2012; Queityléia em perigos reais (2012; Direitos das crianças: uma aventura intergaláctica (2013; e João e Maria: dos contos à realidade (2013. Sendo assim, o presente texto tem por objetivo descrever o processo de produção dos referidos filmes, refletindo sobre a trajetória de produção coletiva entre adultos e crianças na possibilidade de produção de arte, poesia, novas formas de subjetivação e problematização de assuntos que dizem respeito às vivências das infâncias.   Production of animation film with and to children: thoughts can become art  Abstract The language of animation films reaches the public and also the taste of children. However, in most cases, children are shut out of the process of producing such films

  8. Estudo do processo de realização da produção de animação em longametragem do filme Até que a sbórnia nos separe = Process study of realization of animation production in movie feature film Até que a sbórnia nos separe

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    Full Text Available Este artigo tem como tema o processo de realização audiovisual de animação em longa-metragem. Traz como problema a falta de uma sistematização eficiente desse processo no cenário nacional. Aprofundam-se quatro hipóteses para o problema supracitado: a a ausência de uma pré-produção e planejamento adequados; b a ineficácia da comunicação entre os membros da equipe; c a escassez de profissionais capacitados nas instâncias deste processo; d a total dependência de recursos públicos. A metodologia do artigo foi balizada em uma pesquisa descritiva através de estudo de caso, em uma coleta realizada com base nas técnicas de observação participativa. Fundamentando a análise, utilizaram-se os autores Gerbase (2012, Catmull (2014, Hahn (2008 e Thomas (1981. O objeto do estudo de caso é a animação “Até que a Sbórnia nos Separe” (2013. Como resultado, busca-se entender o processo de realização deste filme, obtendo-se, assim, um panorama do cenário contemporâneo da produção audiovisual brasileira

  9. AN EVALUATION ON THE STORY OF ÖMER SEYFETTĠN’S YALNIZ EFE WITHIN THE FRAMEWORK OF ANIMA AND ANIMUS ANİMA-ANİMUS KAVRAMLARI ÇERÇEVESİNDE ÖMER SEYFETTİN’İN YALNIZ EFE HİKÂYESİNİN DEĞERLENDİRİLMESİ

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    Mehmet YILMAZ

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    Full Text Available The anima and animus in Carl Jung's school of analytical psychology, are the two primary anthropomorphic archetypes of the unconscious mind, as opposed to both the theriomorphic and inferior-function of the shadow archetypes, as well as the abstract symbol sets that formulate the archetype of the Self. The anima and animus are described by Jung as elements of his theory of the collective unconscious, a domain of the unconscious that transcends the personal psyche. In the unconscious of the male, it finds expression as a feminine inner personality: anima; equivalently, in the unconscious of the female it is expressed as a masculine inner personality: animus. The anima (animus can be identified as the totality of the unconscious feminine psychological qualities that a male possesses; or the masculine ones possessed by the female. It is an archetype of the collective unconscious and not an aggregate of father or mother, brothers, sisters, aunts, uncles or teachers, though these aspects of the personal unconsciousÖmer Seyfettin has written this story after the occupation of Ġzmir by Greeks. He has wanted to the demonstrate power of Turkish people in this story. We evaluated in this paper, Turkish epic women hero figure in the context of concepts mentioned. Carl G. Jung, insanlarda kolektif bilinçdıĢını meydana getiren atalardan kalma imajlar bütünü olduğunu savunur. Buna dayalı olarak da erkekteki kolektif bilinçaltında var olan diĢiyi “anima” kavramıyla izah etmeye çalıĢır. Anima, erkeğin ruhundaki belli belirsiz duygular, huylar, sezgiler, akıldıĢı olana karĢı duyarlık, kiĢisel sevgi yetisi, doğa sevgisi, en önemli olarak da bilinçdıĢını algılama yetisi gibi bütün diĢil psikolojik eğilimlerin kiĢileĢmesidir. Animus ise, kadındaki erkek olarak bilinir ve kadınlardaki erotik fanteziler ya da yöneliĢlerden çok “kutsal” inançlar olarak ortaya çıkar. Bu kendini yüksek sesle, enerjik olarak d

  10. Investigating the potential impacts of local climate change on the meltwater supply of a small snow-fed mountain river system: A case study of the Animas River, Colorado

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    Day, C. A.

    2010-12-01

    The western US receives up to 80% of its annual streamflow from snowmelt fed river systems during the mid-to-late spring season. Changes in winter and spring air temperature and precipitation patterns have, however, begun to alter this sensitive hydroclimatological process, both in terms of the timing and magnitude of snowmelt events and the responding streamflow. Monitoring and planning for these changes in the future may well prove crucial for local water resource planners who traditionally rely on historical trends or means for water resource planning. Local-level water resource planners also often do not have the data or tools at the right resolution available to them for the same planning purposes. This goal of this research was to identify how changes in the local winter-spring climate may alter the hydrological response of a typical small mountain snowmelt fed river system, the Animas River in SW Colorado. To achieve this, a statistical downscaling technique was applied to increase the resolution of, and build a linear relationship between, historical upper atmospheric reanalysis data to surface level mean air temperature and precipitation for several climate stations located across the basin for 1950-2007. The same technique was then used to increase the resolution of two GCM scenarios from the NCAR CCSM3 model SRES-AR4 data runs (a 'business as usual’ or A1B scenario, and an increase in global greenhouse gas emissions or A2 scenario) using the same relationships between the historical upper atmospheric reanalysis data and the surface station climate data. Snowmelt streamflow magnitude and timing were then projected to 2099 based on their historical relationship to mean monthly winter and spring air temperature and precipitation before being compared to the historical averages. Results indicated a shift in the timing of the snowmelt streamflow to earlier in the spring, and a reduction in the magnitude of peak spring streamflow following increasing spring

  11. Interim report on the scientific investigations in the Animas River watershed, Colorado to facilitate remediation decisions by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. Forest Service, March 29, 2000 meeting, Denver, Colorado

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    presumed to be impacted by historical mining activities. The Animas River watershed (fig. 1) was selected by the State and Federal agencies as one of two watersheds in the U.S. to be studied in detail by the USGS in the AML Initiative. Beginning in October 1997, each of the four Divisions of the USGS (Water Resources, Geologic, Biological Resources, and National Mapping) initiated a collaborative integrated science study of the watershed. Funds were provided from USGS base funding to each of the four Divisions in response to the priorities set by Congressional action and within the flexibility provided by the budgetary framework funding individual research programs. The AML Initiative provides for a five-year focused scientific effort in the two watersheds with final synthesis of the scientific results from each to be published in 2001. Publications are released on the AML web site on a regular basis (http://amli.usgs.gov/amli). On March 29, 2000, the USGS hosted a meeting for the BLM and USFS to discuss remediation options that were under consideration for the summer of 2000. The purpose of this report is to provide an overview of the scientific rational provided by the USGS to meet objective one above, and to summarize our preliminary interpretations of our data. Additional information from sites on private lands have been collected by the State of Colorado, EPA, and the ARSG. Unfortunately, these data have not been fully supplied to the USGS so our conclusions are based only upon our data. These interpretations provide science-based constraints on possible remediation options to be considered by the FLMA, the State, and local property owners in the Animas River watershed. The report is presented in outline format to facilitate discussion of remediation options at the March 29, 2000 meeting. Not all historical mining sites within the watershed are on public lands. This should not be construed to be a final report of the USGS

  12. Palju õnne - anima sai 70! / Kristiina Vaarik

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    2001-01-01

    Vabaõhumuuseumis toimus Eesti filmi suvepidu, kus kokkuvõtete tegemise kõrval tutvustati Eesti animafilmi 70. juubeli üritusi, sealhulgas ka kinobussi, mis sõidab filmiprogrammiga läbi kogu Eesti 3.-17. augustini

  13. L’Anima Plebea Del Lessico Italiano

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    Full Text Available On the basis of a historical and materialist conception of language, with particular attention to lexicon, we emphasize Italian’s par-ticular sociolinguistic features, such as the singular great number of dif-ferent languages spoken in the Peninsula, and the diglossia immanent to all its human communities, particularly in the past, but still observable. A sociolinguistic situation in which the dialectical relationship between unity and diversity is tangible. However, the main objective of this paper is to emphasize the fact that the intimate, continuous and dialectical re-lationships between the many peninsular languages determined a current standard Italian with profoundly plebeian features. The analysis of these structural, functional and pragmatic characteristics, somehow little em-phasized by historical linguistic, has been carried out from a materialist and dialectical perspective, seeking to demonstrate that they were gene-rated, throughout history, mainly by so many real linguistic productions of speakers engaged in class conflicts.

  14. El creciente malestar de las Cortes Castellanas ante la invasión de la vida municipal por la nobleza (1433-1435 = The Growing Dissatisfaction of the Castilian Cortes with the Invasion of Municipal Life by the Nobility (1433-1435

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    Full Text Available Solo una mínima parte del gran proyecto de reforma institucional diseñado en las Cortes de Zamora se aplica efectivamente, lo que explica el malestar que ponen de manifiesto las protestas de las cortes de Madrid de 1433; por otra parte, las Ordenanzas de Segovia constituyen una respuesta, imprescindible, pero parcial. Mientras se hace visible un incremento de poder de la oligarquía gobernante, en particular de don Álvaro, lo que comienza a provocar reticencias en ese grupo, las Cortes de Madrid de 1435 denuncian ásperamente el incumplimiento de importantes compromisos contraídos en Zamora, especialmente los que pretendían limitar el control de la vida municipal por los grandes, y replantean de nuevo viejos problemas de carácter fiscal, económico, jurídico, y administrativo. Aquella desconfianza y este descontento, además de la patente diferencia de objetivos de los miembros de la oligarquía, harán inviable todo proyecto de reforzamiento institucional.Only a small part of the great institutional reform project approved in the Cortes of Zamora was actually implemented, leading to dissatisfaction and the ensuing protests of the Cortes of Madrid of 1433. On the other hand, the Ordinances of Segovia were to provide an essential, if only partial, solution to this issue. While the ruling oligarchy —especially the faction led by Álvaro de Luna— visibly increased its power, leading to political animosities, the parliament of Madrid of 1435 denounced the neglect of important commitments adopted in Zamora. These concern the limits to municipal control by the high nobility, and once again the Cortes reiterates the need to deal with previously unresolved fiscal, economic, legal, and administrative issues. Along with irreconcilable differences in the objectives of the members of the oligarchy, distrust and dissatisfaction made unfeasible any project of institutional reform.

  15. Política pública inovadora de geração de renda e desenvolvimento local: o caso da Câmara de Animação Econômica da Subprefeitura do Itaim Paulista (CAE-IT, São Paulo, Brasil

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    Full Text Available O objetivo deste artigo é avaliar, por meio de um estudo de caso único, o funcionamento da Câmara de Animação Econômica da Subprefeitura do Itaim Paulista (CAE-IT, mecanismo pelo qual se buscou fomentar trabalho e geração de renda. A região tem cerca de 380 mil habitantes, um alto índice de violência e um grande número de jovens sem acesso à educação básica e sem oferta de emprego. Diante disso, em 2005, a Subprefeitura articulou-se com uma série de parceiros com quem desenvolveu a ideia da CAE-IT. Inicialmente, buscou compreender a realidade local, através da análise de dados secundários. Em seguida, houve consulta a agentes comunitárias de saúde para compreender quais eram as vocações econômicas da região e em qual público-alvo a política deveria focar esforços. A decisão final foi dar ênfase à promoção de arranjos produtivos locais envolvidos com reciclagem de lixo.

  16. Business as Usual: Nobility and Landed Estates in Sweden

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    The majority of European countries which have had an important tradition of manorialism have undergone profound land reforms, redistributing land from large landowners and giving small-scale farmers and the landless legal rights to land ownership, with the exceptions of Sweden and England. This article will outline the particular Swedish case, where large estates have been able to persist largely intact from the Middle Ages through to the current day, and explore possible reasons for Sweden’s...

  17. Business as Usual: Nobility and Landed Estates in Sweden

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    Kathryn Gary

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    Full Text Available The majority of European countries which have had an important tradition of manorialism have undergone profound land reforms, redistributing land from large landowners and giving small-scale farmers and the landless legal rights to land ownership, with the exceptions of Sweden and England. This article will outline the particular Swedish case, where large estates have been able to persist largely intact from the Middle Ages through to the current day, and explore possible reasons for Sweden’s failure to develop a substantial land reform. We suggest that while there was not an absolute lack of opportunity for reform, a persistent lack of a critical mass of support has meant a failure of outright revolution, as in the French case, and split incentives from the eighteenth century have prevented successful reform through legislative processes. The barriers to reform have only become stronger with the development of perfect private property rights and of the complexities of European law, and recent Swedish parliamentary outcomes indicate that the case for land reform has expired.

  18. Unconscious Nobility: The Animal Poetry of Harold Farmer | Wylie ...

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    “Isn't it possible for two human beings to inspire and comfort each other simply by being together?” He wanted that; otherwise the outlook was hopeless. “I dunno what you mean,” she said. “If you don't know what the other person thinks, it's like a couple of animals.” She walked looking down. “For that matter,” she added ...

  19. La voce senz’anima: origine e storia del Vocoder

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    Full Text Available A review of the cultural origins of the speaking machines is proposed. These origins are identified in the separation between soul and body, proposed by Descartes. The speaking machines, and then the vocoder, are substantially formed by a controlled part and an automatic part; in the voder, the synthetic speaker is directly controlled by a human being, conversely in the vocoder an authomatic process is implemented. Through historical examples such as the ‘automata’ by Mical, Kratzenstein, von Kempelen, Wheatstone, Helmoltz, until the invention of the Dudley’s vocoder, are described a growth and a stratification of devices and synthesizers applied to varied fields (signal representation, encrypted transmission, medical apparatus, cybernetic, music. The historical period treated ideally ends with Dolson’s article written in 1986, “The Phase Vocoder: A Tutorial”. Through musical examples is described the origin of control data handling in composition. The musical application of the phase vocoder describes the distinction between control and synthesis better than other technologies. Both control (parameter values and synthesis (instruments design are compositional problems that involve all the electroacoustic music composers.

  20. Avempace en el De anima de Alberto Magno

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    Full Text Available The proposal about human being's supreme objective offered by Avempace –philosopher and Aristotelian commentator–, consists on the absolute union of both: the subject's intellect-soul and the agent intellect, the latter characterized by being one, separated, eternal, in addition that in itself contains the universal spiritual forms of all things. For this reason the soul's immateriality as well as its immortality are guaranteed, due to the intellect's absolute spirituality. Because of the corruption given in societies and political practices, this final objective is reached through the best way of life, which consists on solitude and reflection; only this way the highest perfection is acquired. After understanding the relevance Avempace granted to the agent intellect, Albert the Great denied the possibility of union with the mentioned intellect, due to the abolition of all plurality as well as the dissolution of all individuality.

  1. Uma competência emergente na gestão escolar: a animação cultural Una competencia emergente en la gestión escolar: animación cultural An emerging competency in school administration: cultural animation

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    Vera Vergara Esteves

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    Full Text Available O conceito de gestão está relacionado ao conhecimento e à prática que fazem as organizações funcionarem em relação a determinados objetivos.A escola é o espaço público escolhido pela sociedade para, através de suas ações, atingir seus objetivos educacionais. Nas escolas inseridas ou junto a comunidades carentes, surge no Brasil, nos anos 80, a figura do animador cultural, que passa a realizar um trabalho de educação popular, mais relacionado, em geral às artes e educação física, por serem, em geral, profissionais dessas áreas. Enquanto em nosso país não há uma formação específica, na Franca, o animador cultural possui formação em curso em nível universitário, chegando a atingir um contingente de cerca de 200.000 profissionais. Propomos nesse trabalho a mudança de eixo da animação cultural em escolas brasileiras, ou seja, que ela se fundamente em uma posição que ultrapasse a de educação popular dos anos 80 para um conceito habermasiano de desenvolvimento da subjetividade para atingir a autonomia do sujeito, conjugado a uma ação comunicativa nas comunidades próximas e envolvido com um projeto de profissionalização baseado em competências.El concepto de gestión está relacionado al conocimiento y a la práctica que hacen con que las organizaciones actuen a propósito de determinados objetivos.La escuela es el espacio público elegido por la sociedad para, mediante sus acciones, alcanzar sus objetivos educacionales. En las escuelas insertas o junto a comunidades necesitadas, surge en Brasil, en los años 80, la figura del animador cultural, que pasa a efectuar un trabajo de educación popular, más relacionado, en general, a las artes y a la educación física, ya que son, en general, profesionales de esos campos de actividad. Mientras en nuestro país no hay una formación específica, en Francia, el animador cultural tiene formación en curso a nivel universitario, llegando a un contingente de cerca de

  2. Tre protagonisti dell’architettura neoclassica a Trieste: Matteo Pertsch, Antonio Mollari, Pietro Nobile / Three protagonists of the neoclassical architecture in Trieste: Matteo Pertsch, Antonio Mollari, Pietro Nobile

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    Nicoletta Zanni

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    Full Text Available Dopo un breve excursus sui caratteri dell’ urbanistica neoclassica di Trieste, ci si concentra sull’apporto di alcuni dei protagonisti della progettazione architettonica, tra fine Settecento e prima metà dell’Ottocento, e sui principali edifici pubblici e privati edificati (Borsa, Teatro, chiese, ospedale, palazzi e palazzetti che hanno dato risalto all’omogeneità visiva dell’imprinting neoclassico: espressione di una classe emergente che associa l’utilità al decoro, ma non indulge all’ostentazione e agli sprechi, la nuova borghesia dei commerci marittimi. Quella stessa alta borghesia cresce per dimensioni e attività finanziarie e poi innesta lo sviluppo storicistico ed eclettico della Trieste borghese del secondo Ottocento, non trascurando però l’aspetto neoclassico che coinvolge in nuove dimensioni. After a brief excursus on the characters of the Neoclassical town planning in Trieste, the author analyzes the contribution of the main architects who were there active between the second half of the 18th century and the first half of the 19th century. The attention is paid to the main public and private buildings (the Stock Exchange, the Theatre, the churches, the Hospital, the palaces and the houses. All of them gave a sort of visual homogeneity of the Neoclassical imprinting; they are expression of an emergent class that lies utility to decorum, but does not cease to the ostentation and wastes: the new bourgeois class of commerce. In the second half of the 19th century, this same bourgeois class enlarges its financial activities and gives beginning to the Eclecticism and Historismus, without forgetting the Neoclassical aspects in a new large dimension.

  3. Orrery a story of mechanical solar systems, clocks, and English nobility

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    2014-01-01

    To find the true story of the orrery, this book takes the reader to the vibrant, tumultous London of the 1600s. A mechanical model that shows the movements of the Moon and planets, the orrery takes its name from the Boyle family – the Earls of Orrery. Here is the fascinating story of the origins of this intricate device. Orreries are found everywhere. They appear in paintings, on the side of royal clocks, in stately home hallways, and of course, in museums all over the world. Scientific instruments to demonstrate the movements of the planets and predict their positions using measuring devices, they were devised largely by clockmakers, but many others played a role too and are given due credit. The story of the Boyles is not just relevant to a tiny corner of Ireland, but spans history. “Orrery” highlights the process of discovery and humankind’s universal fascination with the heavens, providing a fascinating example of the relationship between innovative thinking (invention) and precision enginee...

  4. Morphological study of the radioprotective effect of vitamin E (dl-alpha-tocopheryl) in tissue reparation in rats; Estudo morfologico do efeito radioprotetor da vitamina E (dl-alfa-tocoferil) na reparacao tecidual em ratos

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    Manzi, Flavio Ricardo [Pontificia Univ. Catolica de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG (Brazil). Raduilogia Odontologica]. E-mail: manzi@pucminas.br; Boscolo, Frab Norberto; Almeida, Solange Maria de [Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Piracicaba, SP (Brazil). Faculdade de Odontologia. Radiologia Odontologica; Tuji, Fabricio Mesquita [Para Univ., Belem, PA (Brazil). Radiologia Odontologica

    2003-12-01

    The purpose of this work was to evaluate the action of the vitamin E as a radioprotective agent in the process of tissue reparation in rats submitted to a surgical procedure, which consisted of a wound done in the fore dorsal area. The animals were divided into five groups: group C (controls) - wound; group VE - previous treatment with vitamin E (90 UI); group IR - wound and irradiation of the borders three days after surgery; group VEIR - previous treatment with 90 UI of the vitamin E and irradiation of the borders three days after the surgery; group OIR - previous treatment with olive oil and irradiation of the borders three days after surgery. The radioprotective effect of the vitamin E was evaluated using hematoxylin-eosin stained specimens in order to identify granulation tissue, at 4, 7, 14 and 21 days after the surgical procedures. The results showed that 6 Gy of electron irradiation with a beam of 6 MeV caused retardation of the tissue repairing process and that vitamin E was effective as a radioprotective agent. (author)

  5. He-Ne laser effects on blood microcirculation. An in vivo study through laser doppler flowmetry; Efeito do laser de helio neonio sobre a microcirculacao sanguinea durante a reparacao tecidual. Estudo in vivo por meio de fluxometria laser doppler

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    Nunez, Silvia Cristina

    2002-07-01

    Blood microcirculation performs an important function in tissue repair process, as well as in pain control, allowing for greater oxygenation of the tissues and the accelerated expulsion of metabolic products, that may be contributing to pain. Low Intensity Laser Therapy (LILT) is widely used to promote healing, and there is an assumption that it is mechanism of action may be due to an enhancement of blood supply. The purpose of this study was to evaluate, using laser Doppler flowmetry (LDF), the stated effects caused by radiation emitted by a He-Ne laser ({lambda}=632.8 nm) on blood microcirculation during tissue repair. To this end, 15 male mice were selected and received a liquid nitrogen provoked lesion, above the dorsal region, and blood flow was measured periodically, during 21 days. Due to radiation emission by the LDF equipment, a control group was established to evaluate possible effects caused by this radiation on microcirculation. To evaluate the He-Ne laser effects, a 1.15 J/cm{sup 2} dose was utilized, with an intensity of 6 mW/cm{sup 2}. The results obtained demonstrate flow alterations, provoked by the lesion, and subsequent inflammatory response. There was no statistical difference between the studied groups. As per the analysis of the results there is no immediate effect due the radiation emitted by a He Ne laser on microcirculation, although a percentage increase was observed in day 7 on medium blood flow rate in irradiated specimens. New studies are necessary to validate the use of this wavelength, in order to promote beneficial alterations in blood supply in radiated areas. (author)

  6. From substantival to functional vitalism and beyond: animas, organisms and attitudes.

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    Charles T. Wolfe

    2011-07-01

    Full Text Available I distinguish between ‘substantival’ and ‘functional’ forms of vitalism in the eighteenth century. Substantival vitalism presupposes the existence of a (substantive vital force which either plays a causal role in the natural world as studied scientifically, or remains an immaterial, extra-causal entity. Functional vitalism tends to operate ‘post facto’, from the existence of living bodies to the search for explanatory models that will account for their uniquely ‘vital’ properties better than fully mechanistic models can. I discuss representative figures of the Montpellier school (Bordeu, Ménuret, Fouquet as functional rather than substantival vitalists, and suggest an additional point regarding the reprisal of vitalism(s in the 20th century, from Driesch to Canguilhem: that in addition to the substantival and functional varieties, we encounter a third species of vitalism, which I term ‘attitudinal’, as it argues for vitalism as a kind of attitude.

  7. Harmonia cromática em animações: a cor no contexto da tecnologia

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    Franck, Gláucia

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    Esta dissertação busca demonstrar a influência recíproca entre a arte e a tecnologia para além do artefato com o uso da cor na obtenção da harmonia cromática e do reforço perceptivo visual e cultural. Procuramos evidenciar como a arte se apropria da tecnologia na obtenção da harmonia pelo uso da cor no processo criativo. A arte, ao ser mediada pela tecnologia, desafia o artista a opor-se ao determinismo tecnológico que impõe resultados pela estandardização do uso de seus aparatos, superando s...

  8. Enhanced Geothermal System Development of the AmeriCulture Leasehold in the Animas Valley

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    Duchane, David V; Seawright, Gary L; Sewright, Damon E; Brown, Don; Witcher, James c.; Nichols, Kenneth E.

    2001-03-02

    Working under the grant with AmeriCulture, Inc., and its team of geothermal experts, assembled a plan to apply enhanced geothermal systems (EGS) techniques to increase both the temperature and flow rate of the geothermal waters on its leasehold. AmeriCulture operates a commercial aquaculture facility that will benefit from the larger quantities of thermal energy and low cost electric power that EGS technology can provide. The project brought together a team of specialists that, as a group, provided the full range of expertise required to successfully develop and implement the project.

  9. Geology and coal resources of the Stonewall-Tercio area, Las Animas County, Colorado

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    Wood, Gordon H.; Johnson, R.B.; Eargle, D.H.; Duffner, R.T.; Major, Harold

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    The Stonewall-Tercio area lies along the western edge of the Trinidad coal field, Colorado, a part of the large Raton Mesa region of Colorado and New Mexico. Coal of Upper Cretaceous and early Tertiary age in that region has been utilized extensively for coking and for domestic heating. Present mining operations are limited, but mining is possible throughout much of the field.

  10. mutabilidade e persistência num exercício de animação

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    Tese de mestrado, Arte e multimédia, Audiovisuais, Universidade de Lisboa, Faculdade de Belas Artes, 2012 Memory is a subject that allows multiple interpretations. The choice of a sub-theme is necessary in order to specify the study object. There are some art pieces that are based on the problematic of illnesses associated with memory; others that explore the processes and techniques of memorization; while others exploit the link between memory and traumatic experiences; and some that are...

  11. Enhanced Geothermal System Development of the AmeriCulture Leasehold in the Animas Valley; FINAL

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    Duchane, David V; Seawright, Gary L; Sewright, Damon E; Brown, Don; Witcher, James c.; Nichols, Kenneth E.

    2001-01-01

    Working under the grant with AmeriCulture, Inc., and its team of geothermal experts, assembled a plan to apply enhanced geothermal systems (EGS) techniques to increase both the temperature and flow rate of the geothermal waters on its leasehold. AmeriCulture operates a commercial aquaculture facility that will benefit from the larger quantities of thermal energy and low cost electric power that EGS technology can provide. The project brought together a team of specialists that, as a group, provided the full range of expertise required to successfully develop and implement the project

  12. Sogno, immagini e disagio psichico: una cura per l'anima

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    Ferdinando Testa

    2006-12-01

    Full Text Available Nella dimensione concettuale e terapeutica della psicologia analitica il lavoro con le immagini si pone come una sorte di spartiacque che caratterizza la specificità e l’identità della clinica junghiana, terreno di incontro col mondo delle psicosi, avvicinandosi al mondo dei deliri e delle allucinazioni come aspetti fenomenologici dove la dimensione personale si interseca con quella archetipica e il senso della propria esistenza ha potuto trovare un contenitore forse unicamente attraverso la voce dei deliri e delle immagini patologizzanti. In tal senso, le immagini accompagnano lungo il viaggio della vita, albergano nei ricordi delle storie prive di fiducia e di amore e possono condurre alla follia oppure rappresentare una ancora di salvezza in un mare tempestoso su una nave senza nocchiero. L'immaginazione è quindi da intendersi come attività creatrice, forza propulsiva che spinge e conduce l'individuo a mettersi in gioco e a valorizzare la dimensione interna non solo come portatrice di aspetti distruttivi e mostruosi, ma anche come possibilità di immaginare e non fantasticare la possibilità che ci possa essere uno spazio per la trasformazione del proprio passato in una storia riscritta in un altro modo, con un altro significato che sia quello dell'unione e non della frantumazione schizofrenica.

  13. EP 36. Archives of Neuroimaging Meta-Analyses (ANIMA): A datasharing initiative

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    Reid, A.T.; Bzdok, D.; Genon, S.; Langner, R.; Müller, V.I.; Eickhoff, C.R.; Hoffstaedter, F.; Cieslik, E.C.; Fox, P.T.; Laird, A.R.; Amunts, K.; Eickhoff, S.B.

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    Meta-analytic techniques allow cognitive neuroscientists to pool large amounts of data across many individual task-based functional neuroimaging experiments. These methods have been aided by the introduction of online databases such as Brainmap.org or Neurosynth.org, which collate peak activation

  14. ANIMA: A data-sharing initiative for neuroimaging meta-analyses

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    Reid, A.T.; Bzdok, D.; Genon, S.; Langner, R.; Mueller, V.I.; Eickhoff, C.R.; Hoffstaedter, F.; Cieslik, E.C.; Fox, P.T.; Laird, A.R.; Amunts, K.; Caspers, S.; Eickhoff, S.B.

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    Meta-analytic techniques allow cognitive neuroscientists to pool large amounts of data across many individual task-based functional neuroimaging experiments. These methods have been aided by the introduction of online databases such as Brainmap.org or Neurosynth.org, which collate peak activation

  15. Anima/Animus and Wise Old Man in "Six Characters in Search of an Author"

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    Jamalinesari, Ali

    2015-01-01

    The word "archetype" is derived from the Greek words "arche" meaning "first" and type meaning "imprint" or "pattern". Actually, the archetypes are like deposits of experiences that have been frequently repeated in the history of human beings. They are present in all humans from birth. They can be…

  16. Animas Altas' “Friezes Building”. Being Paracas At The Lower Ica Valley

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    This paper presents and discusses the results of recent investigations carried out by the Ánimas Altas Archaeological Program, in the Ica department, southern Peru. A particular emphasis is put on the excavations conducted at a frieze-decorated building. The analysis of the material culture registered in this building, particularly of the icons depicted on the friezes, not only offers some interpretations regarding Paracas symbology and cosmovision but also sheds lights on critical aspects re...

  17. Archeological Testing at Four Sites on the Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site, Las Animas County, Colorado

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    the land reverted back to ranching again. A local helium industry and the construction of a booster station temporarily alleviated some of the pains of... gastropod , and charcoal were collected from both processing methods. Selected samples were submitted to High Plains Macrobotanical Services in Laramie...artifact None Unit 4 Layer 2 Level 1 3 - 10 cm I flaked lithic artifact I gastropod sample Unit 4 Layer 2 Level 2 10cm 1 flaked lithic artifact, I 1

  18. Proposições geométricas com animações

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    2014-01-01

    The present work aims at presenting animations in GeoGebra to introduce propositions of plane Euclidean geometry as a model for math teachers, as well as submit a proposal for how to use them as a tool for development on the part of teachers, the learning situations students to be applied in the computer room. Such situations have an investigative nature, so that the students themselves conjecture geometrical propositions after executing commands resulting from the animations. These propositi...

  19. Wills Women: A Source for Analysis of Family Strategies and Networks of Formal and Informal Power of the Castilian Nobility

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    Full Text Available This paper tries to make a first approach to the concept and exercise of power by women of the aristocracy of the late medieval Castile. To do this I will use as a source of wills analysis of noblewomen and I will rely on one of the new paradigms recently coined by historians of women studies: The Queenship. This innovative approach articulates the analysis of female power around the following scheme: the definition of the power of women, both in its more traditional aspect (marriages, alliances, lineage, and the newest (client networks, influences, «partnership»... or facet «informal» of female power. The analysis of the aspects that we might consider as «formal power», the «houses» of the queens and the study of their ability to manage and administer their own property. Finally, the construction of a model of «Queen» and the importance, meaning, symbolism and function that takes the same in the late medieval political game. The goal is to bring this model to the Castilian aristocracy through said tripartite scheme.

  20. R-matrix and RR-matrix calculations for cross sections for photoionization of outermost subshell in nobile gas atoms

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    Tiwary, S.N.

    2000-02-01

    Photon impact integral ionization cross section (σ) as well as photoelectron asymmetry parameter (β) for the reactions hν+Ne(1s 2 2s 2 2p 6 ) → Ne + (1s 2 2s 2 2p 5 ) + e - , hν+Ar(1s 2 2s 2 2p 6 3s 2 3p 6 ) → Ar + (1s 2 2s 2 2p 6 3s 2 3p 5 ) + e - , hν+Kr(1s 2 2s 2 2p 6 3s 2 3p 6 3d 10 4s 2 4p 6 ) → Kr + (1s 2 2s 2 2p 6 3s 2 3p 6 3d 10 4s 2 4p 5 ) + e - and hν+Xe(1s 2 2s 2 2p 6 3s 2 3p 6 3d 10 4s 2 4p 6 4d 10 5s 2 5p 6 ) → Xe + (1s 2 2s 2 2p 6 3s 2 3p 6 3d 10 4s 2 4p 6 4d 10 5s 2 5p 5 ) + e - have been calculated in the L-S and j-j coupling schemes using Hartree-Fock (HF) wavefunctions within the reliable non-relativistic R-matrix as well as relativistic R-matrix (RR-matrix) methods in both the length and velocity gauges in the energy range of experimental data available. Comparison is made with all available experimental data as well as other theoretical results. Our present theoretical investigation clearly demonstrates that there is a good agreement between our present R-matrix results and RR-matrix results as well as with other results in the case of neon which reflects that the correlation and relativity are not important in this case, in the energy range of present consideration. Whereas in the case of xenon (Z=54), the independent-particle approximation completely breaks down, i.e., HF cross sections are both qualitatively as well as quantitatively incorrect in the entire energy range which exhibit that the multielectron correlation as well as relativity are both important but interchannel interactions are more important than the intrachannel interaction and relativity for obtaining high precision results. (author)

  1. Dominio del mondo e conversione dell'anima in La superciviltà e il suo conflitto interno

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    Švec, Ondřej

    2012-01-01

    Roč. 5, č. 1 (2012), s. 89-101 ISSN 1974-5818 R&D Projects: GA ČR(CZ) GAP401/11/1747 Institutional support: RVO:67985955 Keywords : Jan Patočka * supercivilization * rationality * politics Subject RIV: AA - Philosophy ; Religion

  2. «O utinam anima mea esset in corpore tuo!». Pier Damiani, monastic friendship and the reform

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    Umberto Longo

    2010-06-01

    Full Text Available Friendship expressed itself through Pier Damiani’s extremely dense series of relationships with a throng of interlocutors, to begin with those from his own community and to end up with the monks from Cassino and Cluny. A special emotional sensibility and the sharing of peculiar ascetic and penitential habits underlied the binding force which led the restricted circle of Damianite ascetics to develop, around the passion of Jesus, a theology to try and live on their own flesh. As of the years 60 in the XI century it tried to extend its proposal of ascetic perfection, particularly to the Cassino monasticism.

  3. Evaluative Testing of 5LA3421: A Multicomponent Prehistoric and Historic Site, Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site, Las Animas County, Colorado

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    Charles, Mona; Baker, Thann; Markussen, Christine; Nathan, Randy; Duke, Philip

    2004-01-01

    In the summer of 2002, evaluative testing was undertaken at a large multicomponent site for the purpose of evaluating the potential of this site to yield significant information about the prehistory...

  4. An overview of the Gold King Mine Release and its Transport and Fate in the Animas and San Juan Rivers

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    On August 5, 2015, a large acidic mine pool trapped behind a collapsed mine structure and rock debris in the Gold King Mine (GKM) was accidently breached releasing approximately 11.3 million liters (3 million gallons) of low pH (~3) metal contaminated mine drainage into a small t...

  5. GRED STUDIES AND DRILLING OF AMERICULTURE STATE 2, AMERICULTURE TILAPIA FARM LIGHTNING DOCK KGRA, ANIMAS VALLEY, NM

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    Witcher, James

    2006-08-01

    This report summarizes the GRED drilling operations in the AmeriCulture State 2 well with an overview of the preliminary geologic and geothermal findings, from drill cuttings, core, geophysical logs and water geochemical sampling.

  6. Archaeological Sites Inventory in the Black Hills of the Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site, Las Animas County, Colorado

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    Owens, Mark

    2000-01-01

    .... These tree-covered areas located adjacent to open plains, appear black on the horizon. This setting of open steppes and juxtaposed hills is found along the eastern portion of the Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site (PCMS), a U.S...

  7. Evaluative Testing of the Bent Canyon Stage Station on the Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site, Las Animas County, Colorado

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    almost impenetrable thickets of alders and willows, as to render our progress extremely tedious and painful " (Thwaites 1905, pp.67-68), cited in... gastropod , and shell fragments from a second invertebrate. The bulk of the faunal assemblage was concentrated in Feature 9 (n = 178). Materials were also...faunal taxa recovered from the 2000 excavations at 5LA3179 is presented in Table 3. 177 Table 3: Faunal taxa recovered Taxon Count Totals Gastropod 1 1

  8. Evaluative Testing of 5LA3421: A Multicomponent Prehistoric and Historic Site, Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site, Las Animas County, Colorado

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    some of the pains of unemployment, but continued occupation of the PCMS and surrounding areas during the 1930s was made possible only by federal...Macrobotanical, gastropod and charcoal samples were collected from both methods of processing. Selected samples were submitted along with light fraction samples...fragments of glass and historic ceramics and numerous metal fragments including two wire nail fragments. A gastropod sample and eggshell were also

  9. Bone repair of the periapical lesions treated or not with low intensity laser ({lambda} = 904 nm).(An X-ray study in human); Reparacao ossea de lesoes perirradiculares tratadas ou nao com lasers em baixa intensidade ({lambda}=904 nm). Estudo radiografico em humanos

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    The purpose of this study was to evaluate the influence of low intensity laser on the bone repair over periapical lesions of dental elements. Fifteen patients with a total of eighteen periapical lesions were selected and divided into two groups. Lesions of the control group were submitted to endodontic treatment and/or periapical surgery and the lesions of the experimental laser group, were submitted to the same procedures of the first group but also irradiated by low intensity laser. It was used a 904 nm wavelength laser GaAs, employing 11 mW of power delivered by a fiber optic system, irradiation continuos and contact mode, using a fluency of 9 J/cm{sup 2}. The mentioned treatment was repeated for 10 sessions with intervals of 72 hours between each session. Bone repair was evaluated through lesion measurements, which were accessed from the X ray pictures using a time and then, were also statistically analyzed. Results showed a significant difference between lased and control groups (p<0,10), emphasizing that for the laser group presented a significant reduction of the lesions area, confirmed by X ray. (author)

  10. Computed tomography to evaluate the association of fragmented heterolog cortical bone and methylmethacrylate to repare segmental bone defect produced in tibia of rabbits; Tomografia computadorizada da matriz ossea mineralizada heterologa fragmentada e metilmetacrilato na reparacao de falhas osseas segmentares produzidas em tibia de coelhos

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    Freitas, S.H. [Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo (USP), SP (Brazil); Doria, R.G.S. [Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo (USP), SP (Brazil). Faculdade de Zootecnia e Engenharia de Alimentos; Mendonca, F.S.; Santos, M.D.; Moreira, R. [Universidade de Cuiaba, MT (Brazil). Faculdade de Medicina Veterinaria; Simoes, R.S. [Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo (USP), SP (Brazil). Hospital Universitario; Camargo, L.M.; Simoes, M.J. [Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo (USP), SP (Brazil). Escola Paulista de Medicina; Marques, A.T.C. [Universidade de Cuiaba, MT (Brazil). Faculdade de Odontologia

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    A 6mm segmental defect was performed on the metaphyseal region of the tibia of 12 rabbits and the autoclaved fragmented heterolog cortical bone conserved in glycerin (98%) and methylmethacrylate was used as a bone graft for the reconstruction. The graft was placed in the receptor bed and its integration was evaluated by computed tomography after 30, 60 and 90 days. There was gradual bone graft incorporation in the receptor bed during the time in 100% of the cases. Fragmented cortical bone heterograft and methylmethacrylate was biologically compatible and promotes bone defect reparation without signs of infection, migration and or rejection, featuring a new option of osseous substitute to fill in bone defects. (author)

  11. A Novel Restraining Device for Small Animal Imaging Exams: Validation in Rabbits

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    Carlos Henrique Barbosa

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    Full Text Available Objective. To develop, validate, and patent a Restraining Device for Small Animal Imaging Exams (RDSAIE that allows exams to be comfortably conducted without risks to animals and professionals. Methods. A RDSAIE with a mobile cover and shelf was built with transparent acrylic material. A total of six anesthetized rabbits were used to perform the following imaging exams of the skull: Cone Beam Computed Tomography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, and Scintigraphy. Results. The device showed great functionality and full visibility of the animal behavior, which remained fully stabilized and immobilized in either the horizontal or vertical position without the need for a person to remain in the test room to assist them. The procedures were performed without difficulty, and images of good resolution and without artifacts were obtained. Conclusion. The RDSAIE is comfortable, safe, efficient, and ergonomic. It allows the easy placement of animals in different body positions, including the vertical, the maintenance of postural stability, and full visibility. It may be constructed for animals heavier than 4 kg and it is adaptable for translational studies in anima nobile.

  12. Interferencia entre bacterias comensales de faringe y patogénesis de oído medio en un modelo animas de otitis media

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    Full Text Available Objetivo: determinar in vivo la interacción entre bacterias comensales aisladas  de faringe de niños sanos y S. pneumoniae, en un modelo animal (Chinchilla laniger de otitis media. Metodos: estudio experimental Intervenciones: Suspensiones de los serotipos 18A y 9V de Spn fueron inyectados intra-peritonealmente en dos chinchillas y luego recuperados mediante cultivo de órganos y sangre de las mismas. Empleando suspensiones de las cepas animalizadas se inocularon intranasalmente cuatro chinchillas, y solo a dos de ellas se le inoculo una mezcla de las bacterias comensales (Streptococcus mitis, Streptococcus parasanguinis. Con un otoscopio se examinó la evolución de la infección a los 7 y 14 días. Se sacrificaron los animales y se tomaron muestras de los oídos para un examen histológico. Resultados: Mediante otoscopia, se observó al día 14 que todos presentaron una membrana timpánica hiperémica sin efusión, presentándose con mayor intensidad en aquellos que recibieron el tratamiento. La histología confirmó que la administración del tratamiento no evitó que la infección evolucionara, advirtiéndose que las infectadas con el serotipo 8A y tratadas fueron las que presentaron el tejido epitelial menos comprometido respecto al resto. Conclusiones: Spn y las bacterias comensales podrían establecer una relación competitiva, y el efecto moderador en la progresión de la infección de otitis media dependería del serotipo involucrado.

  13. Aristóteles, De anima III, 3 Primera exploración por el territorio de la imaginación

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    Full Text Available La imaginación es una facultad poco estudiada y escasamente valorada por los filósofos. Frente al papel esclarecedor y definidor de la razón y a la colaboración más o menos valiosa del conocimiento sensible, la imaginación ha sido generalmente considerada como una facultad «irracional», cuyo ámbito de actuación se limitaba a lo incontrolable, a lo caótico. Lo imaginario ha sido, a lo largo de la historia de la filosofía o historia de la razón, algo carente de consistencia ontológica en tanto que indeterminado, indefinible y, por ello, reducido al plano de lo que debe quedar oculto.

  14. Animação e quadrinhos Disney: produção cultural no início do século XXI

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    Analisa as influências e as transformações promovidas pelas produções cinematográficas Disney, a partir das mudanças da estrutura corporativa, resultando numa descentralização do processo de produção e a criação de uma nova dinâmica na indústria cultural. Para seu desenvolvimento, utilizou-se o método funcionalista com pesquisa bibliográfica e visita técnica de campo. Com um viés tecnológico, a pesquisa transdisciplinar teve como objetivos analisar o atual processo de produção nas histórias e...

  15. Eroul liric în ipostaza de alter ego al creației lui Emil Loteanu: particularitățile dialecticii anima-animus

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    Full Text Available The autobiography of romantic creation is manifested through the correlation ”dream – art” and less through the traditional ”life – art”. The artist of this spiritual texture, is however, impelled from the inside not to evoke the immediate reality, but the effervescence of the dreams and the splendours of imagination, so to transmigrate to his lyrical hero only his heroic, altruistic, and great aspirations. The predominance in the film director’s records of the heroine’s character, not of the hero’s, through the weight of confessional valences, is reinforced by the master’s persistence, even his obsession with the singing of the myth of the eternal feminine in the most varied versions and interpretations. Appealing to the ”psychology of the depths”, the following phenomenon has been stated: in the equation of the protagonists of Loteanu’s works, the power of character, courage, even possessiveness are more decisive in feminine characters, the masculine ones yielding to the vigour and vitality of their loved ones. On the other hand, the lyrical heroes are characterized by the spiritual states associated with the beautiful sex for centuries: dreamers, sensitive, always subject to turmoil and anxiety. This anthropological distortion explains the situation of the Woman in the major hypostasis of Axis Mundi, and of the man in that of the wandering son, who has forgotten his role. In Emil Loteanu’s cinematography, the nostalgia of the paradisiac myth of the androgyne is countered by empowering the lyrical heroines with the functions of protecting and saving the world, they are the ones recovering the cracks of their second halves.

  16. Evaluative Testing of Sheep Ranching Site 5LA2316, 5LA2366, and 5LA2359 on the Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site, Las Animas County, Colorado

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    George W. and David Knoke 1982 Statistics for Social Data Analysis. Peacock Publishers, Itasca, II. Boiling, George , Personal Communication...of the Peabody Museum, Harvard University. In The Archaeologist at Work, a Source book in Archaeological Method and Interpretation, edited by R. F

  17. Development of a Plan to Implement Enhanced Geothermal Systems (EGS) in the Animas Valley, New Mexico - Final Report - 07/26/2000 - 02/01/2001; FINAL

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    Schochet, Daniel N.; Cunniff, Roy A.

    2001-01-01

    The concept of producing energy from hot dry rock (HDR), originally proposed in 1971 at the Los Alamos National Laboratory, contemplated the generation of electric power by injecting water into artificially created fractures in subsurface rock formations with high heat flow. Recognizing the inherent difficulties associated with HDR, the concept of Enhanced Geothermal Systems was proposed. This embraces the idea that the amount of permeability and fluid in geothermal resources varies across a spectrum, with HDR at one end, and conventional hydrothermal systems at the other. This report provides a concept for development of a ''Combined Technologies Project'' with construction and operation of a 6 MW (net) binary-cycle geothermal power plant that uses both the intermediate-depth hydrothermal system at 1,200 to 3,300 feet and a deeper EGS capable system at 3,000 to 4,000 feet. Two production/injection well pairs will be drilled, one couplet for the hydrothermal system, and one for the E GS system. High-pressure injection may be required to drive fluid through the EGS reservoir from the injection to the production well

  18. A arte da animação japonesa: em busca dos recursos gerativos de sentidos - recursos estéticos/efeitos estésicos

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    Rocha, Marleide de Moura

    2008-01-01

    Essa pesquisa visa identificar e analisar os processos sincréticos geradores de sentidos intrínsecos nos intertextos presentes na linguagem audiovisual do desenho animado japonês, também conhecido como animê. Examinando os procedimentos interacionais, intersubjetivos, os percursos narrativos, enunciativos, principalmente os figurativos e passionais pretende-se determinar os regimes de sentidos explorados, bem como, a configuração de valores japoneses que passaram a percorrer o mundo com o ani...

  19. O compromisso das animações em vídeo no processo de ensino-aprendizagem de alunos do ensino fundamental

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    Machado, Laís Fernanda; Galheigo, Maria Angélica Unterkircher; Schmit, Marcela Caroline

    2014-01-01

    Anais do II Seminário Seminário Estadual PIBID do Paraná: tecendo saberes / organizado por Dulcyene Maria Ribeiro e Catarina Costa Fernandes — Foz do Iguaçu: Unioeste; Unila, 2014 A teoria da aprendizagem significativa de AUSUBEL (1980), na qual o fator de grande importância é valorizar o conhecimento prévio do aluno, relacionando o conteúdo com o cotidiano do mesmo, surgiu como um modelo para a criação de vídeos didáticos, pois a aula exclusivamente expositiva pode não ser o sufi...

  20. O turismo sénior e a animação sociocultural: um estudo exploratório em empreendimentos turísticos no Algarve

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    Simões, Ana Rute Xavier Ralha

    2016-01-01

    Dissertação de mestrado, Gerontologia Social, Escola Superior de Educação e Comunicação, Escola Superior de Saúde, Universidade do Algarve, 2016 Sendo o turismo sénior e turismo acessível um importante recurso num envelhecimento ativo e bem-sucedido a presente investigação propôs-se recolher elementos sobre a adequação da oferta turística de qualidade para esta faixa população. Nesse sentido, recolheram-se dados junto de empreendimentos turísticos da região algarvia, por via da ap...

  1. Uma estação biológica para o estudo dos mosquitos e dos outros animaes silvestres relacionados com a febre amarela

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    1943-01-01

    Full Text Available The outbreak of the jungle or forest yellow fever, through the adapta¬tion, quite recently of the yellow fever virus o the forest mosquitoes, brou¬ght the necessity of ecological researches on hese mosquitoes, as well as on the wild animals they bite, some of them being susceptible to the desease. This has been done by the special yellow fever Service of the State of Sao Paulo, in a special Biological Station in Perús, São Paulo, which has been built in the midst of the jungle. This station was made with plain materials, and covered with straw, but was confortable enough for the technical work, i nthe early months of 1938. During the months in which the investigations were being carried on, the following interesting results were obtained: 1. As we have already pointed out in other places, the forest mosquitoes biting us during daytime, are always new born insects, having not yet sucked blood, as it is the general rule with all mosquitoes, and therefore also, with the anopheles and stegomyia, and this explains why nobody gets malaria or yellow fever, transmitted by anofeles or by aedes aegypti during the day. We think therefore, the jungle yellow fever, got during daytime is not due to the infected jungle or forest mosquito biting, but to infection through the human skin coming into close contact with tre virus, which the forest mosquitoes lay with their dejections, on the leaves of the trees where they remain sitting du¬ring the day. 2. As it is the rule with anopheles, stegomyia and other mosquitoes, the insects once having sucked blood, take nocturnal habits and, therefore, bite us, only during the night, so it happens with the forest mosquito, and insects with developped eggs and blood in stomach have been caught within the sta¬tion house, during the night. During the day, these mosquitoes do not bite, but remain quite still on the leaves of the trees, in the damp parts of the woods. 3. Jungle or forest mosquitoes can easely bite wild animals, some with more avidity then ethers, as it has bee npointed out to the opossum (didei-phis and other animals. They also bite birds having very thin skin and only exceptionally, cold bloods animals. 5. Is has hot been possible to ascertain how forest mosquitoes are able to live, from onde season to another, through winter, when temperature drops near and even below zero. They have not been found in holes of the terrain, of trees and of animals, as it is the rule in cold countries. During winter, in the forest, it is possible to find larvs in the holes of bambus and trees full of water. As wild animals do not harbour the yellow fever virus for a long time in their body, it is diffcult to explain how the desease lasts from one season to another. Many ecological features on the mosquito, remains yet to be explained and therefore it in necessary to go on with the investigations, in bio¬logical stations, such as that one built up in Perús, São Paulo.

  2. Development of a Plan to Implement Enhanced Geothermal Systems (EGS) in the Animas Valley, New Mexico - Final Report - 07/26/2000 - 02/01/2001

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    Schochet, Daniel N.; Cunniff, Roy A.

    2001-02-01

    The concept of producing energy from hot dry rock (HDR), originally proposed in 1971 at the Los Alamos National Laboratory, contemplated the generation of electric power by injecting water into artificially created fractures in subsurface rock formations with high heat flow. Recognizing the inherent difficulties associated with HDR, the concept of Enhanced Geothermal Systems was proposed. This embraces the idea that the amount of permeability and fluid in geothermal resources varies across a spectrum, with HDR at one end, and conventional hydrothermal systems at the other. This report provides a concept for development of a ''Combined Technologies Project'' with construction and operation of a 6 MW (net) binary-cycle geothermal power plant that uses both the intermediate-depth hydrothermal system at 1,200 to 3,300 feet and a deeper EGS capable system at 3,000 to 4,000 feet. Two production/injection well pairs will be drilled, one couplet for the hydrothermal system, and one for the E GS system. High-pressure injection may be required to drive fluid through the EGS reservoir from the injection to the production well.

  3. The use of fluoride as a natural tracer in water and the relationship to geological features: Examples from the Animas River Watershed, San Juan Mountains, Silverton, Colorado

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    Bove, D.J.; Walton-Day, K.; Kimball, B.A.

    2009-01-01

    Investigations within the Silverton caldera, in southwestern Colorado, used a combination of traditional geological mapping, alteration-assemblage mapping, and aqueous geochemical sampling that showed a relationship between geological and hydrologic features that may be used to better understand the provenance and evolution of the water. Veins containing fluorite, huebnerite, and elevated molybdenum concentrations are temporally and perhaps genetically associated with the emplacement of high-silica rhyolite intrusions. Both the rhyolites and the fluorite-bearing veins produce waters containing elevated concentrations of F-, K and Be. The identification of water samples with elevated F/Cl molar ratios (> 10) has also aided in the location of water draining F-rich sources, even after these waters have been diluted substantially. These unique aqueous geochemical signatures can be used to relate water chemistry to key geological features and mineralized source areas. Two examples that illustrate this relationship are: (1) surface-water samples containing elevated F-concentrations (> 1.8 mg/l) that closely bracket the extent of several small high-silica rhyolite intrusions; and (2) water samples containing elevated concentrations of F-(> 1.8 mg/ l) that spatially relate to mines or areas that contain late-stage fluorite/huebnerite veins. In two additional cases, the existence of high F-concentrations in water can be used to: (1) infer interaction of the water with mine waste derived from systems known to contain the fluorite/huebnerite association; and (2) relate changes in water quality over time at a high elevation mine tunnel to plugging of a lower elevation mine tunnel and the subsequent rise of the water table into mineralized areas containing fluorite/huebnerite veining. Thus, the unique geochemical signature of the water produced from fluorite veins indicates the location of high-silica rhyolites, mines, and mine waste containing the veins. Existence of high F-concentrations along with K and Be in water in combination with other geological evidence may be used to better understand the provenance of the water. ?? 2009 AAG/Geological Society of London.

  4. Käime üle kunsti / Reet Varblane

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    Varblane, Reet, 1952-

    2001-01-01

    "Kunstisuve" näitustest Kuressaares: Sirje Eelma kureeritud eesti ja gotlandi kunstnike ühisnäitusest "Avatud akende päevad" Raegaleriis ja Terje Ojaveri kureeritud skulptuurinäitusest "Anima(a)l" linnuses

  5. Trailer Removal Mitigation and Archeological Investigation, 1996-1997, Brown's Sheep Camp (5LA5824), U. S. Army Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site, Las Animas County, Colorado (CD-ROM)

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    Bringelson, Dawn; Hunt, William J., Jr; Bozell, John R

    2005-01-01

    ... (.XLS). PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: 1 hard copy document and 1 CD-ROM; 4 3/4 in.; 10.1 MB. ABSTRACT: In 1996, the Army removed a trailer from the National Register eligible site of Brown's Sheep Camp...

  6. Ragusan merchants and the Crusades in the Late Middle Ages. Financial support for the war and bequests pro anima... “ad pasagium turchorum seu saracenorum, et alliud super patarenos Bosnie”

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    Romano, Daniela

    2008-12-01

    Full Text Available Ragusan wills of 13th and 14th centuries reveal peculiar and unsuspected aspects about armed pilgrimages by proxy in the Balkans. The struggle against infedeles and heretics propagandized by the Roman Church finds financial support and full agreement in Dubrovnik citizens, also thanks to the Franciscan and Dominican preaching. Nobles, merchants, clerics and priests, craftsmen, men and women, they are all ready to take part in the Just war. Anyway they would fight only on the condition of leaving a sum of money to those who would fight for their souls’ salvation.

    I testamenti ragusei del XIII e XIV secolo rivelano aspetti particolari e per nulla indagati sul pellegrinaggio armato per procura in area balcanica. La lotta agli infedeles e agli eretici messa in atto dalla Chiesa di Roma trova sostegno economico e piena adesione nei cittadini di Dubrovnik, città-stato baluardo della cristianità più a levante, anche grazie alla campagna pubblicistica attuata da francescani e domenicani. Nobili, mercanti, chierici e preti, artigiani, uomini e donne partecipano alla giusta guerra, prevedendo lasciti per uomini che combatteranno per la salvezza delle anime dei testatori.

  7. Comparative analysis of bacterial decrease by Er:YAG laser radiation and by a tip mounted on a high-rotation device after remove of carious tissue in dentine: study 'in anima mobile'

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    Blay, Claudia Campos

    2001-01-01

    The purpose of this study was to analyze bacterial decrease after removal of carious tissue in dentine by Er:YAG laser, comparing the results with those achieved by using a tip mounted on a high-rotation device. In view of the difficulty of totally eliminating microorganisms from dentine, even after removing all the carious tissue, and since the presence of a smear layer is a proven fact, it would be extremely convenient to eliminate or to achieve better disinfecting of this notoriously contaminated dentine layer, so as to prevent failure of the restoration process in most cases. For this study, we selected 30 pre-molars and molars with caries rated as medium sized and which required restoration treatment. The teeth were divided in two groups, where 15 teeth received conventional treatment (control group - I) and 15 teeth were treated with Er:YAG laser (Kavo Key Laser) (laser group - II). Microbiologic analysis was used in order to determine presence or absence of bacteria. In group I as well as in group II a previous curettage of part of the dentine caries was performed, and the sample was seeded in an Agar culture medium and incubated at 37 deg C for 72 hours, for a quantitative analysis of bacteria colony forming units (c.f.u.) and qualitative bacterial analysis. After this procedure, carious lesions were removed in group I, using a spherical diamond drill mounted on a high rotation tip, followed by cleaning of the cavity with chlorhexidine digluconate at 2%. In group II, an Er:YAG laser emitting a wave length of 2,94 μm, delivering a 250 mJ energy per pulse at a repetition rate of 2 Hz was used for carious tissue removal. Furthermore in group II (laser), the cavity was conditioned by performing a sweeping at all walls of the preparation with the 50/10 fiber (Kavo), in contact mode, using an energy of 60 mJ per pulse at a frequency of 10 Hz. After removing all caries and performing a cleaning operation in both groups, dentine shavings were collected and seeded in an Agar culture medium, and incubated at 37 deg C for 72 hours for a new microbiological analysis. The results obtained showed that the Er:YAG laser, within the used parameters, was efficient and effective in eliminating all remaining bacteria in a surface cavity preparation, as compared to conventional methods where bacterial growth was detected in 20% of the samples of dentine shavings. (author)

  8. Archaeological Sites Inventory of the High Priority Portions of Training Areas 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 11, 13, and H of the Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site, Las Animas County, Colorado

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    2007-03-18

    bottle glass and a large piece of sheet metal are visible within this fill. Local topography suggests the well may be over fifty ft deep. If so, then...spring, and a baby powder container. Bricks, sheet metal pieces, a variety of wire nails, and stone parts were artifacts associated with the mining...cap, protecting and preserving as much as 3 m of deposition. Blackened soil and burned rock were also plainly visible on the western floor at the

  9. "OLD": animação digital ao serviço da intervenção social e sensibilização dos jovens sobre o preconceito da idade

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    Martins, Mileidy Marques

    2017-01-01

    O envelhecimento da população tem verificado cada vez mais um aumento, o que se traduz em desafios sociais e económicos. Estes desafios englobam circunstâncias e consequências que contribuem para atitudes negativas, tais como o preconceito, estereótipos e discriminação face aos idosos. Por esse motivo, torna-se fundamental desenvolver estratégias de combate contra estas atitudes negativas em relação à idade, de modo a criar uma sociedade positiva, através da desconstru...

  10. De Anima Arystotelesa oczami Franza Brentana. Budowa ludzkiej duszy na podstawie Die Psychologie des Aristoteles, insbesondere seine Lehre vom nous poietikos oraz w kontekście pozostałych prac ze zbioru Aristotelica**

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    Sonia Kamińska

    2016-02-01

    Full Text Available This paper is a part of a project devoted to Brentano’s Aristotelian writings. I concentrate on his habilitation about Aristotle’s psychology, and especially on how he understood Aristotle’s division of mental life into three levels as well as the functions typical for these levels. I analyze two notions that Brentano introduces in his account: Zwischenglieder, meaning intermediary “levels” within the soul enabling smooth passages between the vegetative soul and sensory soul and between the latter and intellectual soul; and Gottverwandtschaft, i.e. human kinship with God, which is possible thanks to the noblest part of the soul. I also introduce two metaphors of the soul: cake-metaphor and fabric-metaphor.

  11. Temporal and Spatial Variations in Precipitation, Streamflow, Suspended-Sediment Loads and Yields, and Land-Condition Trend Analysis at the U.S. Army Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site, Las Animas County, Colorado, 1983 through 2007

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    Stevens, M.R.; Dupree, J.; Kuzmiak, J.M.

    2008-01-01

    In 2007, the U.S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of the Army, began an assessment of the spatial and temporal variations in precipitation, streamflow, suspended-sediment loads and yields, changes in land condition, effects of the tributaries on the Purgatoire River and the possible relation of effects from military training to hydrology and land conditions that have occurred at Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site (PCMS) from 1983 through 2007. Data were collected for precipitation (19 stations) and streamflow and sediment load (5 tributary and 2 main-stem Purgatoire River stations) during 1983 through 2007 for various time periods. The five tributary stations were Van Bremer Arroyo near Model, Taylor Arroyo below Rock Crossing, Lockwood Canyon Creek near Thatcher, Red Rock Canyon Creek at the mouth, and Bent Canyon Creek at the mouth. In addition, data were collected at two Purgatoire River stations: Purgatoire River near Thatcher and Purgatoire River at Rock Crossing.

  12. Os eventos como contributo para a diferenciação de um destino turístico: o caso do programa Allgarve - os eventos de animação e música Pop.

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    Miranda, Maria Inês Peres de

    2012-01-01

    O sector dos eventos cresceu essencialmente a partir dos anos 90 e acompanhou directamente as mudanças e os novos paradigmas da indústria turística (Bowdin, McDonnell, Allen, Harris & O´ Tool, 2003). Perante um consumidor independente e activo que procura viver experiências que superem as suas expectativas, os eventos ganharam peso e tornaram-se num factor aceso da competição entre os destinos, podendo contribuir não só para atrair turistas, como também para os fidelizar. A gestão estratégica...

  13. A "former nobleman": survival in soviet realities | Martynenko ...

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    An especially interesting aspect of this topic is the transformation of values and worldview of the nobility in the conditions of the dominant communist ideology. The article presents a comprehensive analysis of the nobility survival in the period of establishment of a totalitarian political regime and destruction of the traditional ...

  14. K nejstarším dějinám rytířů z Lulče

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    Doležel, Jiří

    Roč. 69, č. 1 ( 2017 ), s. 12-19 ISSN 0323-2581 Institutional support: RVO:68081758 Keywords : Moravia * relations between the nobility and towns during the Late Middle Ages * lower nobility * Knights of Luleč Subject RIV: AC - Archeology, Anthropology, Ethnology OBOR OECD: Archaeology

  15. Edelen in Zeeland : macht, rijkdom en status in een laatmiddeleeuwse samenleving

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    Steensel, Arie van

    2010-01-01

    It has long been assumed that the position of nobility in the Low Countries weakened in the later Middle Ages. Though the narrative of a crisis of the late medieval nobility is no longer taken for granted, it still exerts influence on historiography. This book sketches the contours of the noble

  16. Antitumor and antimicrobial activities and inhibition of in-vitro lipid ...

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    The antitumor activity was measured in DLA cell line induced mice. Inhibition of in vitro lipid peroxidation activity of the D. nobile in both liver homogenate and RBC ghosts was also carried out. The aqueous extracts of stem and flower of D. nobile showed better zone of bacterial inhibition than that of ethanol and chloroform

  17. Plastiliinivõlur Peter Lord / Margit Tõnson

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    Tõnson, Margit, 1978-

    2007-01-01

    PÖFFi animafilmide festivali "Animated Dreams" ja Nukufilmi 50. juubeli külaline, Bristolis asuva kuulsa Aardman Studio asutajaid ja režissöör Peter Lord oma stuudiost. Lisaks "Jumal on suur animaator, animaator on väike jumal"

  18. Õukondlik mäng võiks jääda õukonna asjaks / Olavi Pesti

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    Pesti, Olavi, 1950-

    2001-01-01

    Kuressaare kunstisuve põhjal vastuolust kriitikute ja kuraatorite ning kunstipubliku vahel. Kunstipubliku eelistustest. Näiteks toodud Margit Joonase näitus "Idealism ja nostalgia", Terje Ojaveri isiknäitus, tema kureeritud näitus "Anima(a)l" ja skulptuurid sellel näitusel Kuressaare linnuses, Anne Tootmaa kureeritud maakunstisündmus.

  19. Algas "Kunstisuvi 2001"

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    2001-01-01

    2. juunist Kuressaare Raegaleriis Sirje Eelma kureeritud gotlandi ja eesti kunstnike (loetletud) fotode, installatsioonide ja maalide näitus "Avatud akende päevad" ning Kuressaare linnuses Terje Ojaveri kureeritud "Anima(a)l" (osalejaid). 16. juunist Pärnu Linnagaleriis rahvusvaheline väikegraafika näitus "Midigrafik II", mille aukülaliseks on Norra (osalejaid).

  20. Utilization of geothermal energy for agribusiness development in southwestern New Mexico. Technical completion report, July 19, 1978-May 30, 1980

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    Landsford, R.R.; Abernathy, G.H.; Gollehon, N.R.

    1981-01-01

    An evaluation is presented of the direct heat utilization from geothermal resources for agribusiness uses in the Animas Valley, Southwestern New Mexico. The analysis includes an evaluation of the groundwater and geothermal resources in the Animas Valley, monitoring of an existing geothermal greenhouse, and evaluation of two potential agribusiness applications of geothermal waters (greenhouses and meat precooking).

  1. SPONTANEOUS ANIMATION

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    MARCOS AMARANTE DE ALMEIDA MAGALHAES

    2004-01-01

    O trabalho procura definir o processo de criação de uma animação cinematográfica dentro de sua natureza espontânea e intuitiva, nem sempre decorrente de deduções racionais. Os campos da Animação e do Design são comparados em suas características holísticas e multidisciplinares, que favorecem o uso e o reconhecimento da intuição em seus processos. A animação é caracterizada como a faculdade humana de analisar e sintetizar movimentos, de existência anterior à inve...

  2. La noblesse de la monarchie des Habsbourg au coeur de la République des Lettres européenne: Le cas de la relation entre Windischgrätz et Condorcet

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    Ondo-Grečenková, Martina

    2007-01-01

    Roč. 78, č. 4 (2007), s. 451-467 ISSN 0080-2557 Institutional research plan: CEZ:AV0Z80150510 Keywords : Enlightenment * Correspondence * Nobility * Condorcet * Windischgrätz Subject RIV: AB - History

  3. Co je kostel? K počátkům šlechtických sídel českého středověku

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    Laval, Filip

    2016-01-01

    Roč. 68, č. 1 (2016), s. 47-90 ISSN 0323-1267 Institutional support: RVO:67985912 Keywords : castle * church * castellum * tower * clan * familia * nobility * prince * king Subject RIV: AC - Archeology, Anthropology, Ethnology

  4. Listina na zápis pusté vsi Jiříkovice u Milotic z roku 1425 (K sekularizaci církevních statků na jihovýchodní Moravě v 15. a 16. století)

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    Doležel, Jiří

    2016-01-01

    Roč. 52, č. 55 (2016), s. 65-81 ISSN 0449-0436 Institutional support: RVO:68081758 Keywords : Late Middle Ages * Moravia * Hussitism * monastic estates * nobility * secularism * deserted settlements Subject RIV: AC - Archeology, Anthropology, Ethnology

  5. Pozůstalost Wolfganga z Krajku (+ 1491). Sídelní, krajinná a administrativní struktura šlechtického dominia v pozdním středověku

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    Šimůnek, Robert

    2007-01-01

    Roč. 34, - (2007), s. 45-92 ISSN 0323-0988 Institutional research plan: CEZ:AV0Z80150510 Keywords : Wolfgang of Krajk * Wolfgang of Krajk (+1491) * administration * representation of nobility Subject RIV: AB - History

  6. Nutrients, phytochemicals and bioactivity of wild Roman chamomile: a comparison between the herb and its preparations

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    Guimarães, Rafaela; Barros, Lillian; Dueñas, Montserrat; Calhelha, Ricardo C.; Carvalho, Ana Maria; Santos-Buelga, Celestino; Queiroz, Maria João R.P.; Ferreira, Isabel C.F.R.

    2013-01-01

    Roman chamomile, Chamaemelum nobile L. (Asteraceae), has been used for medicinal applications, mainly through oral dosage forms (decoctions and infusions). Herein, the nutritional characterization of C. nobile was performed, and herbal material and its decoction and infusion were submitted to an analysis of phytochemicals and bioactivity evaluation. The antioxidant activity was determined by free radicals scavenging activity, reducing power and inhibition of lipid peroxidation, the antitumour...

  7. Pila paatose asemel / Mari Laaniste

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    Laaniste, Mari, 1977-

    2007-01-01

    Dokumentaalfilm animaator Priit Pärnast "Mees animatsioonist" : režissöör Hardi Volmer : peaprodutsent ja operaator Arko Okk : stsenarist Toomas Kall : helilooja Olav Ehala : Acuba Film 2005. Lisatud andmed H. Volmeri kohta

  8. Jõmmu näitab filme

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    2006-01-01

    Emajõe Lodjaselts, Kinobuss ja PÖFF korraldavad Tartu tudengipäevadel Hansalodjas Jõmmu filmivaatamisi levis harvanähtavate filmidega (tudengifilmid, anima- ja lühifilmid, eksperimendid). 21.okt. on kavas ka hittfilm "Meeletu"

  9. Vastab Hardi Volmer / Hardi Volmer ; interv. Sulev Teinemaa

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    Volmer, Hardi, 1957-

    2008-01-01

    Muusik, mängu-, anima- ja dokfilmirežissöör, filmi- ja teatrikunstnik Hardi Volmer oma lapsepõlvest, õpingutest ja tegemistest mitmetes valdkondades. Pikemalt "Pehmete ja karvaste" tegemisest. Artikli lõpus H. Volmeri filmograafia

  10. Mutanttulnukad ja festivalid pimedas öös / Bill Plympton ; interv. Mikk Rand, tõlk. Elen Lotman

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    Plympton, Bill

    2002-01-01

    USA animaator, illustraator ja karikaturist Bill Plympton (1946), kelle animafilm "Mutanttulnukad" ("Mutant Aliens") osales Pimedate Ööde Filmifestivalil 2001. aasta detsembris. Vestlus toimus samal festivalil. Lisatud filmograafia

  11. Non-Invasive Gene Therapy of Experimental Parkinson's Disease

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    Pardridge, William

    2004-01-01

    .... In the present studies an animaZ model of neurotoxin exposure is used, wherein the neurotoxin, 6-hyrdoxydopamine, is injected into a specific region of the rat brain called the medial forebrain...

  12. De Papyro Oxyrhynchita 1380

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    Groningen, Bernhardus Abrahamus van

    1921-01-01

    2. Optimo iure [griekse letters] urbem Memphim esse putant editores, cum Aegyptiace vocetur Ht-K'-Pth, i. e. domus animae dei Ptah, etiam in textibus qui non in ipsa illa urbe conscripta sunt. Zie: Pars Prior

  13. Andres Tenusaar näitab teise korruse filme / Tiiu Laks

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    Laks, Tiiu, 1984-

    2006-01-01

    Nukufilmi animaator Andres Tenusaar organiseerib Kanuti Gildi saali teisel korrusel filmirogrammi "Teise korruse filmid" näitamist, kuhu kuuluvad noorte filmitegijate eksperimentaalse suunitlusega filmid, näiteks tema enda "Olematu olek", Martin Sookaela "Üksi"

  14. Idea řádu a metodologie Suárezovy psychologie

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    Heider, Daniel

    2015-01-01

    Roč. 12, Supplementum 2 (2015), s. 103-117 ISSN 1214-8407 Institutional support: RVO:67985955 Keywords : Suárez * De anima * hierarchical order * neoplatonism * indivisibility of soul * sensory appetite Subject RIV: AA - Philosophy ; Religion

  15. Multifilmi kindralleitnant / Kertu Ruus

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    2003-01-01

    Animaator Priit Pärn, kellel valminud uus joonisfilm "Karl ja Marilyn". Ka arvamusi tema õpilastelt Ülo Pikkovilt, Kaspar Janciselt, Ottawa festivali kunstiliselt juhilt Chris Robinsonilt, Riina Paldiselt, kes tegi Pärna filmidest diplomitöö

  16. "Animateek" näitab Kumus Oscariga pärjatud nukufilmi "Petja ja hunt" / Kristiina Davidjants

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    Davidjants, Kristiina, 1974-

    2008-01-01

    Animaürituste sari "Animateek" tähistab täna rahvusvahelist animapäeva, näidates Suzie Templetoni animafilmi (32 min) Sergei Prokofjevi muusikateose alusel "Petja ja hunt" : Suurbritannia - Norra - Poola 2006

  17. Review report about Puntas de Mataojo anomalies area

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    Rossi, P.

    1987-01-01

    Puntas de Mataojo anomalies have been reviewed during 1986 in Maldonado and Lavalleja Province, Las Animas photo map. A pedestrian radiometric, geochemical samples and geological definition were developed as a main goals in this study

  18. Animatsioon ei hammusta

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    2005-01-01

    IX Pimedate Ööde Filmifestivali alafestival "Animated Dreams" ja seal esinevad külalised : tšehhi animaator Michaela Pavlatova, Chris J. Robinson Kanadast, Anna Doyle Suurbritanniast. Lisatud animafestivali ajakava

  19. Tšehhi animafilmi lipp püsib kõrgel / Tiit Tuumalu

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    2005-01-01

    IX Pimedate Ööde Filmifestivali alafestivali "Animated Dreams" peakülaline on oma kaheksast filmist koosneva retrospektiiviga tšehhi animaator Michaela Pavlatova. Lisatud : Priit Pärn "Soovitan!"

  20. Neurotoxicity of brominated flame retardants

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    Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) have been commonly used as commercial flame retardants in a variety of products including plastics and textiles. Despite their decreasing usage worldwide, congeners continue to accumulate in the environment, including soil, dust, food, anima...

  1. "Kunstisuvi 2001"

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    Kuressaare Raegaleriis 2. VI-15. VII eesti & gotlandi kunstnike näitus "Avatud akende päevad". Nädalalõppudel öösiti valguskuuldemäng "Akende öö Kuressaare raekojas". Kuraator Sirje Eelma. Kuressaare linnuses 2.-30. VI rahvusvaheline näitus "Anima(a)l". Kuraator Terje Ojaver. Pärnu Linnagaleriis 16. VI-29. VII "Midigrafik II"

  2. Processing puppies: An animal shelter ethnography

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    2014-01-01

    This book is about life at an Australian animal shelter, called ANIMA. The shelter is tasked with organizing the dark side of humanity of cruelty, neglect, and ignorance. It is about the humans and animals who live and die in the organization - often silenced and hidden in society. Employees join the organization to save animals, yet due to organizational constraints, are the ones who are tasked with the killing. In ANIMA, the emotional and moral conflict is both constant and intense for a...

  3. Assessment of Gravel Operation Damage to Prehistoric Sites and Recording the Santa Fe Trail within the John Martin Reservoir Project Area, Bent County, Colorado and Evaluation of Old Las Animas (5BN176), a Late Nineteenth Century Town on the Arkansas River, Bent County, Colorado.

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    1987-06-01

    include sandhill cranes, magpies , wild turkeys, partridges, ;Ifad rattlesnakes. Probably also present but not observed are cottontail, il lrabhit...the Ninth Cavalry, part of which was stationed at Fort Lyon. Miller had been tried and found guilty of murder , his trial being held in a civilian court

  4. Konference o mírových iniciativách za první světové války na papežské koleji Santa Maria dell'Anima v Římě

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    Šístek, František

    2017-01-01

    Roč. 103, č. 1 (2017), s. 231-235 ISSN 0037-6922 Institutional research plan: CEZ:AV0Z8015903 Institutional support: RVO:67985963 Keywords : First World War * Peace Initiatives * Charles I of Austria Subject RIV: AB - History OBOR OECD: History (history of science and technology to be 6.3, history of specific sciences to be under the respective headings)

  5. Nobles and monks: the Osorios from Villafranca and the monasteries in El Bierzo (14th-15th centuries

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    2016-12-01

    Full Text Available Throughout the Middle Ages, in the northwest of the present day province of León, there occurred a special alliance between the nobility, represented by the Osorios, from the Count House of Lemos, and the traditional monasticism and mendicant friars. The powerful nobility would reach the peak of their economic growth and find a place for the eternal rest of their members in the numerous Bierzo monastic centres, whether male or female, urban or rural, like Santa María de Carracedo and San Francisco de Villafranca, among others.

  6. RACISMO PRESENTE NA ANIMAÇÃO “SCRUB ME MAMA WITH A BOGGIE BEAT” DE WALTER LANTZ (1941)

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    As Animações são fontes interessantes de serem exploradas pela perspectiva histórica, uma vez que trazem questões impostas pelo contexto da produção e podem ser utilizadas como meio de transmitir conhecimentos e ideologias. O presente artigo faz uma reflexão acerca do tema do racismo nas animações dirigidas e produzidas por Walter Lantz, no ano de 1941, tomando como base o cartoon “Scrube Me Mama with a Boogie Beat”, distribuído pela Universal Studios, e reexibido no ano de 1948. Apesar do ra...

  7. Light up ADHD: I. Cortical hemodynamic responses measured by functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS): Special Section on "Translational and Neuroscience Studies in Affective Disorders" Section Editor, Maria Nobile MD, PhD. This Section of JAD focuses on the relevance of translational and neuroscience studies in providing a better understanding of the neural basis of affective disorders. The main aim is to briefly summarise relevant research findings in clinical neuroscience with particular regards to specific innovative topics in mood and anxiety disorders.

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    Mauri, Maddalena; Nobile, Maria; Bellina, Monica; Crippa, Alessandro; Brambilla, Paolo

    2018-07-01

    Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by deficits in cognitive and emotional self-control. Optical technique acquisitions, such as near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS), seem to be very promising during developmental ages, as they are non- invasive techniques and less influenced by body movements than other neuroimaging methods. Recently, these new techniques are being widely used to measure neural correlates underlying neuropsychological deficits in children with ADHD. In a short series of articles, we will review the results of functional NIRS (fNIRS) studies in children with ADHD. The present brief review will focus on the results of the fNIRS studies that investigate cortical activity during neuropsychological and/or emotional tasks. According to the reviewed studies, children and adolescents with ADHD show peculiar cortical activation both during neurological and emotional tasks, and the majority of the reviewed studies revealed lower prefrontal cortex activation in patients compared to typically developmental controls. a consistent interpretation of these results is limited by the substantial methodological heterogeneity including patients' medication status and washout period, explored cerebral regions, neuropsychological tasks, number of channels and sampling temporal resolutions. fNIRS seems to be a promising tool for investigating neural substrates of emotional dysregulation and executive function deficits in individuals with ADHD during developmental ages. Copyright © 2017 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.

  8. [Peroxides as plant constituents. 6. Hydroperoxides from the blossoms of Roman camomile, Anthemis nobilis L].

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    Rücker, G; Mayer, R; Lee, K R

    1989-11-01

    From the ethanol extract of the blossoms of Anthemis nobilis L. (syn. Chamaemelum nobile L.), six new hydroperoxides (1-6) were isolated, besides the known 1 beta-hydroperoxyisonobilin (7). The structures were elucidated by spectroscopic methods and in some cases ascertained by synthesis. Compounds 2 and 3 show a medium antibacterial activity.

  9. The aromatic and polyphenolic composition of Roman camomile tea.

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    Carnat, A; Carnat, A P; Fraisse, D; Ricoux, L; Lamaison, J L

    2004-01-01

    The qualitative and quantitative composition of the main aromatic and polyphenolic constituents of infusion from Chamaemelum nobile flowers was examined. The camomile tea contained a large amount of polyphenolic compounds (340 mg/l), the most important being chamaemeloside (155 mg/l). Only traces of essential oil were recovered in tea (7 mg/l).

  10. Dancetime! 500 Years of Social Dance. Volume I: 15th-19th Centuries. [Videotape].

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    Teten, Carol

    This VHS videotape recording is the first in a two-volume series that presents 500 years of social dance, music, and fashion. It focuses on the 15th-19th centuries, including Renaissance nobility, Baroque extravagance, Regency refinement, and Victorian romanticism. Each era reflects the changing relationships between men and women through the…

  11. Kulturní krajina Černínů z Chudenic. Obrazová mapa panství Lnáře (1698) a Dietzlerův prospekt Lnář (1725)

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    Šimůnek, Robert

    2015-01-01

    Roč. 84, č. 1 (2015), s. 410-450 ISSN 0323-004X R&D Projects: GA ČR(CZ) GBP410/12/G113 Institutional support: RVO:67985963 Keywords : historical landscape * prospect of landscape * old maps * vedute * nobility * representation * Černín of Chudenice * Lnáře Subject RIV: AB - History

  12. The Functions and Spiritual Connotations of Traditional Music ...

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    The role of ufie music in the traditional society cannot be over emphasized. It is one of the oldest and most revered musical instruments performed in the traditional Igbo society. It symbolizes dignity, prestige, nobility and class distinction and is associated with the aristocrats and men of honour in the society. Its impact in the ...

  13. Preliminary genetic linkage maps of Chinese herb Dendrobium ...

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    2013-08-05

    Aug 5, 2013 ... [Feng S., Zhao H., Lu J., Liu J., Shen B. and Wang H. 2013 Preliminary genetic linkage maps of Chinese herb Dendrobium nobile and. D. moniliforme. J. Genet. 92, 205–212]. Introduction ..... ity, and inbreeding depression make F2 or backcross popu- lations rarely available for genetic linkage mapping ...

  14. Screening and cloning of differentially expressed genes in ...

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    Appropriate mycorrhizal fungi could effectively promote plant growth and development. Our previous research results showed that the growth of Dendrobium nobile was obviously promoted under inoculating one orchid mycorrhizal fungi, Epulorhiza sp. AR-18. To understand the growth-promoting molecular mechanisms, ...

  15. Premio Nazionale Presidente della Repubblica 1949-2002

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    I Premi Nazionali furono istituiti l'11 ottobre 1948 dal Presidente della Repubblica Italiana Luigi Einaudi in ricordo e in continuazione della "nobile tradizione" dei Premi Reali, con una lettera indirizzata al Presidente dell'Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei Guido Castelnuovo....

  16. I am Joaquin. Yo Soy Joaquin. An Epic Poem with a Chronology of People and Events in Mexican and Mexican American History.

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    Gonzales, Rodolfo

    Both Spanish and English versions of the epic poem "I Am Joaquin" are given in this book. "I Am Joaquin" is the first work of poetry to be published by Chicanos for Chicanos. It is a historical essay of the greatness and weakness of the Chicano people. Their psychological wounds, cultural genocide, social castration, nobility, courage,…

  17. Human fatigue and the crash of the airship Italia

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    Gregg A. Bendrick

    2016-07-01

    Full Text Available The airship Italia, commanded by General Umberto Nobile, crashed during its return flight from the North Pole in 1928. The cause of the accident was never satisfactorily explained. We present evidence that the crash may have been fatigue-related. Nobile's memoirs indicate that at the time of the crash he had been awake for at least 72 h. Sleep deprivation impairs multiple aspects of cognitive functioning necessary for exploration missions. Just prior to the crash, Nobile made three command errors, all of which are of types associated with inadequate sleep. First, he ordered a release of lift gas when he should have restarted engines (an example of incorrect data synthesis, with deterioration of divergent thinking; second, he inappropriately ordered the ship above the cloud layer (a deficiency in the assessment of relative risks; and third, he remained above the cloud layer for a prolonged period of time (examples of attention to secondary problems, and calculation problems. We argue that as a result of these three errors, which would not be expected from such an experienced commander, there was no longer enough static lift to maintain level flight when the ship went below the cloud layer. Applying Circadian Performance Simulation Software to the sleep–wake patterns described by Nobile in his memoirs, we found that the predicted performance for someone awake as long as he had been is extremely low. This supports the historical evidence that human fatigue contributed to the crash of the Italia.

  18. Home Education in Russia

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    Staroverova, T. I.

    2011-01-01

    From the eighteenth through the early twentieth centuries, home education (home schooling) by tutors and governesses in Russia was a customary form of schooling for an overwhelming majority of members of the nobility. Social and political transformations of the twentieth century led to substantial changes as the state got actively involved with…

  19. Nutrients, phytochemicals and bioactivity of wild Roman chamomile: a comparison between the herb and its preparations.

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    Guimarães, Rafaela; Barros, Lillian; Dueñas, Montserrat; Calhelha, Ricardo C; Carvalho, Ana Maria; Santos-Buelga, Celestino; Queiroz, Maria João R P; Ferreira, Isabel C F R

    2013-01-15

    Roman chamomile, Chamaemelum nobile L. (Asteraceae), has been used for medicinal applications, mainly through oral dosage forms (decoctions and infusions). Herein, the nutritional characterisation of C. nobile was performed, and herbal material and its decoction and infusion were submitted to an analysis of phytochemicals and bioactivity evaluation. The antioxidant activity was determined by free radicals scavenging activity, reducing power and inhibition of lipid peroxidation, the antitumour potential was tested in human tumour cell lines (breast, lung, colon, cervical and hepatocellular carcinomas), and the hepatotoxicity was evaluated using a porcine liver primary cell culture. C. nobile proved to be an equilibrated valuable herb rich in carbohydrates and proteins, and poor in fat, providing tocopherols, carotenoids and essential fatty acids (C18:2n6 and C18:3n3). Moreover, the herb and its infusion are a source of phenolic compounds (flavonoids such as flavonols and flavones, phenolic acids and derivatives) and organic acids (oxalic, quinic, malic, citric and fumaric acids) that showed antioxidant and antitumour activities, without hepatotoxicity. The most abundant compounds in the plant extract and infusion were 5-O-caffeoylquinic acid and an apigenin derivative. These, as well as other bioactive compounds, are affected in C. nobile decoction, leading to a lower antioxidant potential and absence of antitumour potential. The plant bioactivity could be explored in the medicine, food, and cosmetic industries. Copyright © 2012 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

  20. Opavané jako vychovatelé šlechty z českých zemí na prahu novověku (1550-1620)

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    Holý, Martin

    2009-01-01

    Roč. 107, č. 4 (2009), s. 241-255 ISSN 0037-6833 R&D Projects: GA AV ČR KJB800150801 Institutional research plan: CEZ:AV0Z80150510 Keywords : nobility * preceptors * private education Subject RIV: AB - History

  1. A new species of Trichopeltarion A. Milne-Edwards, 1880, from the Southwestern Atlantic (Crustacea: Brachyura: Atelecyclidae

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    Marcos Tavares

    2005-01-01

    Full Text Available A new species of Trichopeltarion A. Milne-Edwards, 1880, is described from off coast of Brazil, namely Trichopeltarion pezzutoi n. sp. The new species is compared to its Atlantic congeners, Trichopeltarion nobile A. Milne-Edwards, 1880, and Trichopeltarion intesi (Crosnier, 1981. The record of T. nobile from Brazil should actually be attributed to T. pezzutoi n. sp. The differences between the genera Trichopeltarion and Peltarion Jacquinot, 1847 are discussed.Uma nova espécie do gênero Trichopeltarion A. Milne-Edwards, 1880 coligida no talude continental brasileiro é descrita e ilustrada, nomeadamente Trichopeltarion pezzutoi n. sp. A nova espécie é comparada às suas congêneres do oceano Atlântico, Trichopeltarion nobile A. Milne-Edwards, 1880 e Trichopeltarion intesi (Crosnier, 1981. O registro de T. nobile para o Brasil deve ser atribuído à T. pezzutoi n. sp. São discutidas as diferenças entre os gêneros Trichopeltarion e Peltarion Jacquinot, 1847.

  2. Un caso d’amor fou nella società aristocratica genovese del secolo XVI

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    Gianfranco Bettin Lattes

    2012-03-01

    Full Text Available Perché nel cuore del centro storico di Genova esiste una “piazza dell’amor perfetto”? Sullo sfondo delle tumultuose vicende politiche del secolo XVI la passione, altrettanto tumultuosa, di Tommasina Spinola, nobile genovese, per Luigi XII, Re di Francia, trasforma l’amore in tragedia.

  3. Ethical Decision-Making: Issues and Applications to American Sport.

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    Conn, James H.; Gerdes, Daniel A.

    1998-01-01

    Discusses ethical decision making within American sports, explaining its evolution from nobility and virtue to win at all costs. Presents various views and perspectives on ethics. Also describes how established codes of ethics can assist interscholastic athletic programs, how professionals can establish an ethical workplace, and how decisions can…

  4. A Place for Shame in Religious Education

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    Resnick, David

    2017-01-01

    An 18th-century parable based on the Adam story offers a model of moral education rooted in communitarianism. Individual conscience arises from social norms, with a vital role for shame and pride. Emphasizing the nobility of being created in the divine image, this model overcomes shortcomings of rationalist, Enlightenment education. Moreover, the…

  5. Gorgias' scepticism regarding Greek social class distinctions in the ...

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    Later in Greek history, there were men who exhibited extraordinary leadership qualities that could have conferred on them the appellations of nobility similar to those of Achilles. Among these were the heroes of Marathon: Callimachus, the strategos of that year, Aeschylus, Miltiades, Themistocles. In the heyday of. Athens, its ...

  6. Iter Britannicum: Noble Visitors from the Bohemian Lands and Their Perception of the British Isles in the Second Half of 16th and Early 17th Century

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    Holý, Martin

    2017-01-01

    Roč. 4, č. 1 (2017), s. 121-133 ISSN 2333-4142 Institutional support: RVO:67985963 Keywords : Nobility * Travelling * British Isles * Early Modern Period Subject RIV: AB - History OBOR OECD: History (history of science and technology to be 6.3, history of specific sciences to be under the respective headings)

  7. The Conflict of the Epistemologies in Turgenev's Russia and its ...

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    Turgenev's Fathers and Sons is not only about a generational conflict; it also depicts a crisis in the paradigms of knowledge in nineteenth century Russia. While the nobility revel in the arts, letters and aesthetics, the nihilists dismiss them as romantic nonsense. For them the only worthwhile knowledge is that which has ...

  8. Město jako výrazový prostředek osobní reprezentace. Chyše a Rabštejn za Buriana II. z Gutštejna († cca 1489)

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    Šimůnek, Robert

    2009-01-01

    Roč. 12, Suppl. 3 (2009), s. 326-350 ISSN 0862-979X. [Dvory a rezidence ve středověku III. Praha, 04.02.2009-05.02.2009] Institutional research plan: CEZ:AV0Z80150510 Keywords : middle ages * nobility * noble representation Subject RIV: AB - History

  9. The British Educational Policy for the Indigenous Community in Malaya 1870-1957: Dualistic Structure, Colonial Interests and Malay Radical Nationalism

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    Sua, Tan Yao

    2013-01-01

    This paper examines the educational policy implemented by the British for the Malays, the indigenous community of Malaya. Underpinned by the policy of divide and rule, the British implemented a dualistic system of education for the indigenous Malays: one for the Malay peasantry and another for the Malay nobility. The two systems of education…

  10. De Beaufort, een aanzienlijke familie tijdens de Republiek, de Bataafs-Franse tijd en het Koninkrijk 1613-1876

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    Melchers, R.R.J.

    2014-01-01

    In 1613 Pierre de Beaufort aged 18, left the French town of Sedan for the Dutch Republic. At his death in 1661 in Hulst he had become a man of distinction. More than 200 years later on 30 May 1868 his direct descendant Pieter de Beaufort received from the Hoge Raad van Adel (High Court of Nobility)

  11. The Formation of a Renaissance Nobleman: William Cecil, 2nd Earl of Salisbury 1591-1668.

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    Danushevskaya, Anna V.

    2002-01-01

    Focuses on the humanist ideal of nobility and humanist views about the type of education that would produce noblemen. Details the life and education of William Cecil, also known as Viscount Cranborne, as it pertains to humanist education culture established in the 16th and 17th centuries. (KDR)

  12. Die Bedeutung der Oberlausitz für die Erziehung und Ausbildung des böhmischen (bzw. mährischen) Adels in der zweiten Hälfte des 16. und am Anfang des 17. Jahrhunderts

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    Holý, Martin

    2009-01-01

    Roč. 12, - (2009), s. 29-48 ISSN 1439-2712 R&D Projects: GA AV ČR KJB800150801 Institutional research plan: CEZ:AV0Z80150510 Keywords : Upper Lusatia * Bohemian and Moravian nobility * private tutors * Latin schools Subject RIV: AB - History

  13. The love emblem applied

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    Boot, P.; Boot, P.; Stronks, E.

    2007-01-01

    What could be a more fitting environment for love emblems than the bedroom walls in a Renaissance family castle? A bedroom redecorated on the occasion of a wedding in the highest circles of French nobility? Where a series of emblems was rearranged to tell the story of a love, ending in an embrace

  14. Worldwide patterns of ancestry, divergence, and admixture in domesticated cattle

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    The domestication and development of cattle has considerably impacted human societies, but the histories of cattle breeds have been poorly understood especially for African, Asian, and American breeds. Using genotypes from 43,043 autosomal single nucleotide polymorphism markers scored in 1,543 anima...

  15. Research support for land management in the Southwestern Borderlands

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    Gerald J. Gottfried; Carleton B. Edminster; Ronald J. Bemis; Larry S. Allen; Charles G. Curtin

    2000-01-01

    The Malpai Borderlands Group, Animas Foundation, other private organizations, and federal and state agencies are concerned about landscape fragmentation, declining productivity, and loss of biological diversity related to encroachment of woody species. In response, they are attempting to implement ecosystem management on almost 1 million acres of grasslands and...

  16. Fronts working inestability in laja stones quarying. Lavalleja department in Uruguay

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    Gusbin, J.

    1984-01-01

    This study is about the western edge deposits belong to Lavalleja group locataed in the proximity of the Sierra Animas formation. The rocks dominants In this zone are phyllite, calcareous phyllite and limestone magnesian, usually grey or black denoting environment reduce

  17. Understanding the "Guidebooks" to Writing Romance Fiction as Reinforcement of Self through the "Formula" Model.

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    Moffitt, Mary Anne

    A Jungian psychoanalytic approach, using the unconscious animus/anima archetype, can explain the appeal of the romance novel to women readers through an understanding of how the romance formula fulfills the psychological needs of contemporary women as the struggle for identity in a patriarchal society. The heroine of the romance is attracted to…

  18. ARTICLES / SAGGI

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    . [...] La mia allergia è per la vita [...] per la solitudine”. (138)1. In altri giorni, ci sono in Tosca un'indomabile lievità dell'anima e scatti di ripresa: “Per ore, durante il giorno, Tosca era sola. [...] Non stava peggio del solito, anzi, se non si lasciava ...

  19. Giuseppe Bonaviri, Silvinia, Milano: Mondadori, 1997. Muovendo da ...

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    Temi tutti percorsi da quell'acceso lirismo che anima l'intera produzione poetica dello scrittore, ora raccolta ne Il dire celeste (1993). È un lucido farneticare della ragione e della fantasia giacché la scrittura di Bonaviri prende l'abbrivio dalla cronaca, dalle piccole cose, dai gesti quotidiani, dalle vicende familiari, dai racconti.

  20. Head animapäeva soovivad Petja ja hunt / Tiit Tuumalu

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    Tuumalu, Tiit, 1971-

    2008-01-01

    Animaürituste sari "Animateek" tähistab täna rahvusvahelist animapäeva, näidates Suzie Templetoni animafilmi (32 min) Sergei Prokofjevi muusikateose alusel "Petja ja hunt" : Suurbritannia - Norra - Poola 2006. Filmi tutvustab üks selle juhtanimaatoreid Krzysztof Brzozowski

  1. Vaikne juubel kuraditosina kinopildiga / Jaak Lõhmus

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    Lõhmus, Jaak

    2008-01-01

    Theodor Lutsu 13. filmipäevad ja 10. lahtine lühifilmide konkurss Palamusel 15. augustil. Auhinnatud filmidest (anima-, dokumentaal-, mängu- ja ekperimentaalfilmid). Žüriisse kuulusid Helle Karis, Jaak Lõhmus, Erika Laansalu ja Tiina Säälik. Varasematest filmipäevadest, mis olid viimastest filmi- ja publikurohkemad

  2. Lähiminevikus lahkunuid / Aare Ermel

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    Ermel, Aare, 1957-2013

    2005-01-01

    Lahkunud on vene animafilmikunstnik ja -režissöör Nikolai Serebrjakov (14.12.1928-09.08.2005) ning tšehhi kunstnik ja oma (anima)filmirežissöörist abikaasa Jan Shvankmajeri filmide kaasautor Eva Shvankmajerova (25.09.1940-20.10.2005)

  3. Takogo kino võ jeshtsho ne videli / Ksenia Repson

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    Repson, Ksenia

    2007-01-01

    8.-10. juunini toimub Tallinnas 7. rahvusvaheline lühifilmide festival "Ennenägematu Film" ("Nevidannoje kino"). Kavas on anima- ja amatöörfilmid, tudengifilmid, samuti kuulsate režissööride varased tööd

  4. Rein Raamat tiris eestlased joonisfilmi juurde / Rein Raamat ; interv. Tiit Tuumalu

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    Raamat, Rein, 1931-

    2006-01-01

    Kunstnil, anima- ja dokumentaalfilmirežissöör tähistab 75-ndat sünnipäeva. 20. märtsil Kinomajas on autoriõhtu filmidega "Rein Raamat animatsiooni maailmas" ja "Kursi koolkond". Lisatud R. Raamatu loometee lühiandmed ning Priit Pärna kommentaar

  5. Eksperimente ja kilde kultuuriloost / Riina Mägi

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    Mägi, Riina, 1957-

    2008-01-01

    Theodor Lutsu 13. filmipäevad ja 10. lahtine lühifilmide konkurss Palamusel 15. augustil. Auhinnatud filmidest (anima-, dokumentaal-, mängu- ja ekperimentaalfilmid). Žüriisse kuulusid Helle Karis, Jaak Lõhmus, Erika Laansalu ja Tiina Säälik. Filmipäevade korraldajad olid taas Tiina Säälik ja Arne Tegelmann

  6. Productivity, digestion, and health responses to hindgut acidosis in ruminants

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    The role of large intestinal or hindgut fermentation in ruminant nutrition has received little research attention in recent decades. Though the contribution of the hindgut to total tract nutrient digestion is substantially less than the contribution from the rumen, hindgut fermentation impacts anima...

  7. Immunological reactivity

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    Shubik, V.M.

    1984-01-01

    Materials on comparative characteristics of state of some immunological parameters under the effect of toxic radioactive and non-radioactive chemical substances on organism of experimental animas as well as data on possible role of disclosed immunological changes are presented. Data on the possible role of immunological mechanisms in shortening life span and distortions of reproduction function are given

  8. Poisonous plants affecting the central nervous system of horses in Brazil

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    Poisoning by Indigofera pascuori was recently reported in horses in the state of Roraima. It causes chronic signs of sleepiness, unsteady gait, severe ataxia, and progressive weight loss. Some animals are blind. Young horses are more affected than adults. After the end of plant consumption the anima...

  9. PÖFF-i animafestivali võitis venelane Igor Kovaljov / A. R.

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    IX Pimedate Ööde Filmifestivali alafestivali "Animated Dreams" rahvusvahelise võistlusprogrammi grand prix' ja koos sellega kuju Puust Hunt võitis USA-s elav vene animaator Igor Kovaljov animatsiooniga "Piim". Priit Tenderi joonisfilm "Sõnum naabritele" valiti välja Balti- ja Põhjamaade animafilmi võistlusprogrammi

  10. JAFF jätkub Sõpruses kahe erikavaga

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    Kolmas Jaapani animafilmifestival (JAFF) jätkub edukalt Tallinna kinos Sõprus ja algas eile ka Tartus Athena keskuses. Tallinnas stardivad animasüžeede järgi valminud mängufilmide programm ning animaklassika. Filmidest nendes programmides

  11. ARTICLES / SAGGI

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    Questa è la preghiera che i baroni recitano, dopo che Turpino ha impartito loro un'assoluzione collettiva: Pregate Dio, le vostre colpe dite! Vi assolverò: le anime avrete libere. (Bensi, 1985: lassa LXXXlX). La seconda parte della preghiera è la commendacio animae, un'antichissima preghiera cristiana, che è rimasta in uso ...

  12. Retrospective Case Study in the Raton Basin, Colorado, Study of hte Potential Impacts of Hydraulic Fracturing on Drinking Water Resources.

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    This report describes the retrospective case study that was conducted in the Colorado portion of the Raton Basin, located within Las Animas and Huerfano counties. These locations are the focus of unconventional gas production of coalbed methane (CBM) from several coal-bearing st...

  13. Hydrothermal synthesis, crystal structure and luminescence property ...

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    Home; Journals; Journal of Chemical Sciences; Volume 127; Issue 12. Hydrothermal synthesis, crystal structure and luminescence property of a three dimensional Sm(III) coordination polymer with 2,5-pyridinedicarboxylic acid. Kranthi Kumar Gangu Anima S Dadhich Saratchandra Babu Mukkamala. Volume 127 Issue 12 ...

  14. An Outline of Biological Hazards to Swimmers in Tropical and Subtropical Waters,

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    1965-08-01

    seen fording a stream; the only ones regularly entering the ocean are the harmless marine iguanas of the Galapagos Islands. It is assumed tha t...DA NGEROUS MARINE ANIMA LS. Cornell Maritime Press, Cambridge, Maryland , 1959. 5. Gilbert , Perry W. SHARKS AND SURVIVAL. D.C. Heath Co. , Boston

  15. La condizione psicologica dell'io nelle opere di Giorgio Saviane ...

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    A journey which Saviane develops in three phases: in Il passo lungo as the individual discovery of the anima against the authoritarianism of the Ego; in Mare verticale as an ongoing historical process predisposed towards the liberation of a few from the zoological dimension of the herd; in Eutanasia di un amore as the ...

  16. la condizione psicologica dell'io nelle opere di giorgio saviane

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    Saviane develops in three phases: in Il passo lungo as the individual discovery of the anima against the authoritarianism of the Ego; in Mare verticale as an ongoing historical process predisposed towards the liberation. ─ of a few ─ from the zoological dimension of the herd; in Eutanasia di un amore as the appropriation of ...

  17. Chapter 2. Borderlands environment, past and present

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    Guadalupe Sanchez de Carpenter; A.C. MacWilliams

    2006-01-01

    The major mountain ranges in the study area today were produced by Middle Miocene and younger extensional faulting. Faulting continued into the late Pleistocene as evidenced by fault scarps along the margins of the Animas, Hachita, and Playas Valleys. These long-term geologic events resulted in the present basin and range physiography of the Malpai Borderlands, as...

  18. Pöördumatusse animatsioonihaigusesse nakatumise oht! / Heilika Võsu

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    2006-01-01

    IX Pimedate Ööde Filmifestivali alafestivali "Animated Dreams" ajaloost, žüriist, auhinnatud filmidest. Rahvusvahelise võistlusprogrammi grand prix' ja koos sellega kuju Puust Hunt võitis USA-s elav vene animaator Igor Kovaljov animatsiooniga "Piim"

  19. Stella Salumaa: ilma hea loota pole head animatsiooni / üles kirjutanud Mart Niineste

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    2011-01-01

    Animaator Stella Salumaa oma huvist kunsti ja animatsiooni vastu, vahetusüliõpilasena Prahas FAMU-s õppimisest, ideede leidmisest, filmi sõnumist, festivalidel osalemisest. Andmeid Stella Salumaa elukäigu ja tööde kohta

  20. Fulltext PDF

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    the testosterone, the neck and body muscles develop, making the anima.ls appear larger than usual. Males begin to rove widely in search of oestrous females and court them avidly. In other deer, such as the swamp deer or barasingha. and the. Kashmir stag or hangul (Figure 5), males defend territories during the breeding ...

  1. Geological map of Uruguay Esc 1,100,000. Piriapolis Sheet G-29

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    Preciozzi, F; Pena, S; Masquelin, E; Pias, J; Tabo, F

    1990-01-01

    This work is about the geological map of Uruguay Esc.1.100.000 (Piriapolis) and the explanatory memoranda which describes the geological , lithological and sedimentological characteristics soils. Geomorphologically Piriapolis fotoplano is dominated by Las Animas and an important Cenozoic coverage

  2. Fulltext PDF

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    received correct solutions to the problem as stated in the September 97 issue from V SUbramanyam, N Hariharan and Anima Nagar but all the solutions given by them have zeroes occuring in the array. We thank them for their interest and encourage them (and also other readers) to solve the problem under the condition ...

  3. Euroopa kultuuripealinn Tallinn 2011 paneb PÖFF-ile õla alla

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    15. Pimedate Ööde Filmifestivali ja Euroopa Kultuuripealinna Tallinn 2011 koostöös alguse saanud noortele animavallas tegutsevatele professionaalidele mõeldud koolitussarjast AnimaCampus, rahvusvahelise filmituru Black Market ja programmi "60 sekundit üksindust aastal Null" toetamisest

  4. Colloid formation and metal transport through two mixing zones affected by acid mine drainage near Silverton, Colorado

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    Schemel, L.E.; Kimball, B.A.; Bencala, K.E.

    2000-01-01

    Stream discharges and concentrations of dissolved and colloidal metals (Al, Ca, Cu, Fe, Mg, Mn, Pb, and Zn), SO4, and dissolved silica were measured to identify chemical transformations and determine mass transports through two mixing zones in the Animas River that receive the inflows from Cement and Mineral Creeks. The creeks were the dominant sources of Al, Cu, Fe, and Pb, whereas the upstream Animas River supplied about half of the Zn. With the exception of Fe, which was present in dissolved and colloidal forms, the metals were dissolved in the acidic, high-SO4 waters of Cement Creek (pH 3.8). Mixing of Cement Creek with the Animas River increased pH to near-neutral values and transformed Al and some additional Fe into colloids which also contained Cu and Pb. Aluminium and Fe colloids had already formed in the mildly acidic conditions in Mineral Creek (pH 6.6) upstream of the confluence with the Animas River. Colloidal Fe continued to form downstream of both mixing zones. The Fe- and Al-rich colloids were important for transport of Cu, Pb, and Zn, which appeared to have sorbed to them. Partitioning of Zn between dissolved and colloidal phases was dependent on pH and colloid concentration. Mass balances showed conservative transports for Ca, Mg, Mn, SO4, and dissolved silica through the two mixing zones and small losses (water column.

  5. Illustration of a fingerprinting method to isolate Gold King Release Metals from Background Concentrations in the San Juan River

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    Detecting the Gold King Mine metals as the release plume passed was difficult once it entered the San Juan River on August 8, 2015. Plume metals concentrations were relatively low after 200 km of travel and deposition in the Animas River while background concentrations of the sa...

  6. Highlights of the tenth International Conference on Trichinellosis: past and future

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    Dupouy-Camet J.

    2001-06-01

    Full Text Available The Tenth International Conference on trichinellosis, organized by the International Commission on Trichinellosis, gathered together 147 scientists from 34 countries. The 173 presentations ranged over most aspects of this parasitic zoonosis: history, epidemiology, speciation, biology, immunology, biochemistry, human and anima pathology, new diagnostic methods and control.

  7. Journal of Chemical Sciences | Indian Academy of Sciences

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    ... Xalapa, Veracruz, México; Unidad de Servicios de Apoyo en Resolución Analítica, Universidad Veracruzana, Calle Luis Castelazo Ayala S/N, Col. Industrial Animas, C.P. 91190, Xalapa, Veracruz, México; SEPI (Laboratorio de Modelado Molecular), Escuela Superior de Medicina IPN, 11340, Mexico City, México ...

  8. Boosting youth employment in agri-business | IDRC - International ...

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    They could also surpass them in production and marketing if they had more access to credit and extension services, says Nana Anima Akrofi, a 2016 IDRC ... the IDRC Research Award for enabling her “to identify issues in agri-food businesses that could generate options for improving food and income security,” she says.

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    Introduction. Although Ethiopia is a land of aboundingJaunal and floral biodiversity, millions of rain dependent farmers are suffering with starvation due. to recurring drought. To minimize th.e food insecurity problem. sustainable utilization of aquatic resources. particularly the fishery resource, as a cheap substitute of anima!

  10. 77 FR 61783 - National Register of Historic Places; Notification of Pending Nominations and Related Actions

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    ... ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot...., Marshall, 12000874 St. Louis Independent city Central High School, (St. Louis Public Schools of William B..., Jane and Gustave, House and Studio, 409 Camino de Las Animas, Santa Fe, 12000875 NEW YORK Essex County...

  11. ÎNCADRAREA ŞLEAHTEI POLONEZE ÎN RÂNDURILE NOBILIMII DIN BASARABIA PE PARCURSUL SECOLULUI Al XIX-lea (Cazul familiilor de nobili Celinski şi Cernilev/Cernelevski

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    Cristina GHERASIM

    2015-11-01

    ătre Adunarea Deputaţilor Nobilimii din Podolia lipsesc actele care ar adeveri că Adronache Cernelevski a deţinut rangul de paharnic, precum şi faptul că solicitanţii nominalizaţi sunt urmaşi direcţi ai acestuia. În situaţia creată membrii familiei Cernelevski cer să fie acceptaţi în categoria odnodvorţilor din Basarabia. Astfel, odată cu infiltrarea persoanelor alogene în rândurile nobilimii basarabene, s-a produs schimbarea componenţei etnice, rusificarea şi deznaţionalizarea acestei categorii sociale.THE ASSIMILATION OF POLISH NOBILITY AMONG BESSARABIAN NOBILITY DURING XIXth CENTURY. (Case study: noble family Celinski and Cernilev/Cernelevski In the article, based on archive documents and published monographic studies, to treat the problem of assimilation of allergenic nobles by Bessarabian nobility, having as example the polish nobles. Being strategically, located Bessarabia was of particular interest in expansion policy of the Russian Empire. For these reasons, once the territory annexed, the tsarist searched to create a social base here to support and promote imperial policy. Besides granting various privileges to the native population, especially to the nobility, the imperial administration directed an intense colonization policy of the territory between Dniester and Prut and infiltration of Russian nobles or just simple clerks of Russian origin, coming from different parts such as Poland, Austria etc. among native nobility. As a result, during the XIXth century, alongside with local boyars in the confirmation of titles of nobility, at the commission created to this purpose, were registered representatives of allergenic nobility. Analysis of the files submitted by polish nobility revealed that their noble titles were confirmed after the presentation of a certificate certifying the applicant's noble affiliation by Assembly of Deputies of nobility from Podolia. There are as well cases of refusal of confirmation of titles to the polish nobility. After

  12. UNIVERSITY, RELIGION AND THE COMPANIES: A STUDY OF RELIGIOUS LEGITIMATION LOGIC OF CAPITAL IN HIGHER EDUCATION

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    Full Text Available This work results from a study at the doctoral level who investigated how the university helps to legitimize the logic of capital, through research in religious studies. Seven dissertations produced in two Brazilian universities were analyzed. While focusing on the creation of this issue today, we have not lost sight of how, since the Middle Ages, theology was used by the nobility and the clergy, preceding or current way of announcing the appropriation of this knowledge by the hegemonic class. Detected in the current context or a resumption of the tightening relationship between religion and market mediation University, now no longer in the service of the nobility and the clergy, but of entrepreneurs.

  13. A victory over the plague in Moscow 1770-1772.

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    Sorokina, Tatiana

    2013-06-01

    The Great Plague in Moscow 1770-1772 was suppressed in four months due to the strict and effective administrative measures and outstanding efforts of the doctors in Moscow. For many decades of the previous century the role of the Russian nobility in this victory was "forgotten". In this paper, based on the original documents published just after the Plague in 1775, a real historical picture of that Great Victory has been reconstructed. Many errors and inaccuracies in our historical-medical literature have been corrected and the forgotten role of the Russian nobility in suppressing this serious epidemic has been resurrected. This includes the role of the Senate, the Empress Catherine the Great and Count Gregory Orlov who had been sent by her to Moscow with unlimited power "to put everything in due order", as well as contribution of the Russian scientists in the worldwide struggle against plague.

  14. Taxonomic review of the genus Chamaemelum Miller (Asteraceae) in the Iberian peninsula and the Balearic lslands

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    Benedí i González, Carles

    1988-01-01

    A taxonomic review of the genus Chamaemelum Miller (Asteraceae) in the Iberian peninsula and the Balearic Islands is carried out. Two changes in nomenclature are proposed: Chamaemelum nobile ( L.) All. forma discoideum (Willk.) comb. & stat. nov. and C. fuscatum (Brot.) Vasc. forma minor (Hoffmanns. & Link) comb. & stat. nov. For each taxon the correct name as well as ...

  15. Assessment of Antioxidant Capacity and Anti-Inflammatory of Alcoholic Extraction of Chamomile, Morus, Marshmallow, Borage and Rosemary

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    Gholmreza Jahed; Abbas Barin; Parisa Sadighara; Fateme Farjadmand

    2013-01-01

    Introduction: In recent years, there has been a growing interest in finding new compound with herbal origins for treatment and prevention of disease. This study aims at investigating the antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activity of Borage officinalis, althaea officinalis, chamaemelum nobile, morus alba and rosmarinus officinals which are commonly used in traditional medicine.Methods: In this study the antioxidant activity was investigated by applying cupric ion reducing assay (cupric assay) ...

  16. De plantis vascularibus praesertim ibericis (IV)

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    Se aportan algunas novedades florísticas y comentarios corológicos relativos a la zona central del Valle del Ebro (Huesca, Lérida y Zaragoza) en España. Destacamos : Achillea filipendulina, Aegilops neglecta, Bbidens aurea, B. fondosa, Centaurea depressa, Chamaemelum nobile, Crypsis aculeata, Cyperus michelianus subsp. michelianus, C. serotinus, Heteranthera reniformis, Mantisalca duriaei, Pulicaria paludosa, Ranunculus sardous, Reichardia intermedia, Scirpus lacustris subsp. lacustris, S. mu...

  17. Švýcarští vychovatelé protestantské šlechty z českých zemí v 16. a raném 17. století

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    Holý, Martin

    2016-01-01

    Roč. 46, 95-96 (2016), s. 132-146 ISSN 0323-2220 R&D Projects: GA ČR(CZ) GA16-11332S Institutional support: RVO:67985963 Keywords : private tutors * Czech nobility * Switzerland * Early Modern Period Subject RIV: AB - History OBOR OECD: History (history of science and technology to be 6.3, history of specific sciences to be under the respective headings)

  18. Chapter Five. Chinese Farmers’ Right of Access to Judicial Relief

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    INTRODUCTION Having played an important role in the founding of New China, farmers are crowned with a noble and impressive political designation and hailed as the pivot of the current regime and a pillar of strength. In reality, however, the political rights accorded to farmers do not correspond with their nobility as portrayed in official ideology. To examine in detail the current state of the various rights of farmers would be an elaborate task, as political rights are broadly defined and t...

  19. Royal power and space control: monarchs and monasteries of Castile (c. 1312-1390

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    2017-07-01

    Full Text Available In royal monasteries, monarchs not only projected their power, but they also reduced that of nobility and secular prelates through monastic foundations, the granting of privileges and their participation in reforms. Monarchs saw monasteries as a solution to depopulation, and in them kings and their guests were housed, and political ceremonies were held. Religious men occupied posts at court, served as ambassadors and participated in military confrontations.

  20. Phenolic compounds and bioactive properties of wild German and Roman chamomiles

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    Guimarães, Rafaela; Barros, Lillian; Dueñas, Montserrat; Calhelha, Ricardo C.; Carvalho, Ana Maria; Santos-Buelga, Celestino; Queiroz, Maria João R.P.; Ferreira, Isabel C.F.R.

    2012-01-01

    Natural products represent a rich source of biologically active compounds and are an example of molecular diversity, with recognized potential in drug discovery. In the present work, methanolic extracts of Matricaria recutita L. (German chamomile) and Chamaemelum nobile L. (Roman chamomile) and their decoction and infusion (the most consumed preparations of these herbs) were submitted to an analysis of phenolic compounds and bioactivity evaluation. Phenolic compounds were characterized by HPL...

  1. Evidence Supports Tradition: The in Vitro Effects of Roman Chamomile on Smooth Muscles

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    Zsolt Sándor; Javad Mottaghipisheh; Katalin Veres; Judit Hohmann; Tímea Bencsik; Attila Horváth; Dezső Kelemen; Róbert Papp; Loránd Barthó; Dezső Csupor; Dezső Csupor

    2018-01-01

    The dried flowers of Chamaemelum nobile (L.) All. have been used in traditional medicine for different conditions related to the spasm of the gastrointestinal system. However, there have been no experimental studies to support the smooth muscle relaxant effect of this plant. The aim of our research was to assess the effects of the hydroethanolic extract of Roman chamomile, its fractions, four of its flavonoids (apigenin, luteolin, hispidulin, and eupafolin), and its essential oil on smooth mu...

  2. Chamomile: A herbal medicine of the past with bright future

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    Srivastava, Janmejai K; Shankar, Eswar; Gupta, Sanjay

    2010-01-01

    Chamomile is one of the most ancient medicinal herbs known to mankind. It is a member of Asteraceae/Compositae family and represented by two common varieties viz. German Chamomile (Chamomilla recutita) and Roman Chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile). The dried flowers of chamomile contain many terpenoids and flavonoids contributing to its medicinal properties. Chamomile preparations are commonly used for many human ailments such as hay fever, inflammation, muscle spasms, menstrual disorders, insomni...

  3. Phytochemicals and bioactivity in wild German and Roman chamomiles infusions

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    Guimarães, Rafaela; Barros, Lillian; Calhelha, Ricardo C.; Carvalho, Ana Maria; Queiroz, Maria João R.P.; Ferreira, Isabel C.F.R.

    2013-01-01

    Natural matrices represent a rich source of biologically active compounds and are an example of molecular diversity, with recognized potential in drug discovery. In the present work, the infusions of Matricaria recutita L. (German chamomile) and Chamaemelum nobile L. (Roman chamomile) were submitted to an analysis of phenolic compounds and evaluation of bioactivity. Phenolic compounds were characterized by reversed-phase high performance liquid chromatography coupled to diode a...

  4. Wild Roman chamomile extracts and phenolic compounds: enzymatic assays and molecular modelling studies with VEGFR-2 tyrosine kinase

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    Guimarães, Rafaela; Calhelha, Ricardo C.; Froufe, Hugo J.C.; Abreu, Rui M.V.; Carvalho, Ana Maria; Queiroz, Maria João R.P.; Ferreira, Isabel C.F.R.

    2016-01-01

    Angiogenesis is a process by which new blood vessels are formed from the pre-existing vasculature, and it is a key process that leads to tumour development. Some studies have recognized phenolic compounds as chemopreventive agents; flavonoids, in particular, seem to suppress the growth of tumor cells modifying the cell cycle. Herein, the antiangiogenic activity of Roman chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile L.) extracts (methanolic extract and infusion) and the main phenolic compounds present (apigen...

  5. Emigration of Iranian Elites to India during the 16-18th centuries

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    Haneda, Masashi

    2011-01-01

    It is a well-known fact that among the various ethnic groups composing the Mughal nobility, Iranian people, that is, Persian-speaking people from the Iranian region, had considerable influence on the politics, economy and society of the Mughal empire. An accurate and detailed knowledge of these Iranian elements is indispensable for historians interested in any field of Mughal history. At the same time, the question of Iranian emigration certainly cannot be overlooked even by those whose main ...

  6. Sex And Gender Roles In Gentle And Noble Families, c.1575-1660, With A Particular Focus On Marriage Formation

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    Gosling, Sally Catherine

    2000-01-01

    The thesis examines thinking about, and experiences of, gender roles and family relationships for the gentry and nobility, particularly through the process of marriage formation. The study draws on a range of sources, including collections of family letters, personal memoirs and prescriptive literature. Some chapters pursue a case study approach to correspondence. Others consider the relationship between published advice and personal attitudes and experience.\\ud \\ud The study explores whether...

  7. Sarajevo 1914: An Examination of the Context by which Austria Hungary Responded to the Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

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    2014-04-01

    unification of the South Slavs was the Roman Catholic Bishop of Djakovo, Josip Juraj Strossmayer…By preaching unity of the South Slavs, he advocated at the...such feats created an identity among the people in ways that were not restricted to the nobility. As a bishop of the Catholic Church, Strossmayer was...which case war may have been averted, barring another Balkan crisis. The Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie celebrated their 14th wedding

  8. Case studies in the numerical solution of oscillatory integrals

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    Adam, G.

    1992-06-01

    A numerical solution of a number of 53,249 test integrals belonging to nine parametric classes was attempted by two computer codes: EAQWOM (Adam and Nobile, IMA Journ. Numer. Anal. (1991) 11, 271-296) and DO1ANF (Mark 13, 1988) from the NAG library software. For the considered test integrals, EAQWOM was found to be superior to DO1ANF as it concerns robustness, reliability, and friendly user information in case of failure. (author). 9 refs, 3 tabs

  9. The Christian Nobles at the Court of Great Khan, as Described in Mediaeval European Sources

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    Liščák, Vladimír

    2017-01-01

    Roč. 5, č. 2 (2017), s. 276-289 ISSN 2308-152X Institutional support: RVO:68378009 Keywords : religion in mediaeval China * Yuan Dynasty China * Christianity in the Great Khan court * Franciscan missions * Christian Alan nobility * Western mediaeval sources Subject RIV: AB - History OBOR OECD: History (history of science and technology to be 6.3, history of specific sciences to be under the respective headings)

  10. Stefan Batory’s military and political plans concerning Moscow state in 1584-1587

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    V. H. Boyko

    2015-07-01

    In the article, the methods of the Polish king, his interaction with the Pope in matters of policy regarding Muscovy are also studied. The positions of various groups of the nobility of the Polish­Lithuanian Commonwealth which they defended in Sejmiks and Sejms are analyzed. The publication considers Embassies of that time and their results. The basic controversial issues in the policy of both countries are investigated.

  11. [The madness of "The Quixote"].

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    Peña, S; Lillo, L

    1999-01-01

    The aim of this fiction psychiatric article, is to take a psychiatric look to El Quijote and to determine his strange and fascinating madness. His symptoms are analyzed as those of any patient and the conclusion is that he had a pre senile paranoia. This diagnosis, that gratifies clinicians curiosity, says nothing about the charm of his unusual mental profile or the captivating fascination of his nobility and poetry.

  12. Military Effectiveness: A Reappraisal

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    2007-07-01

    policy of recruiting units on a national basis, with the old Germanic nations of Württemberg, Bavaria, Saxony , and especially Prussia all sending their...the landed nobility or the recent relevant tactical experience of the combat officer. From a synthesis of the two approaches emerges a picture of...complete picture of overall military effectiveness. One must address the interrelationship between the four levels of war. Without this aspect, one can

  13. The old Polish family and the threat of violence and lawlessness [Rodzina staropolska wobec zagrożenia przemocą i bezprawiem

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    Jan RYŚ

    2016-01-01

    Old Polish family was threatened with violence and lawlessness on a scale unimaginable to modern man. On the one hand, these threats were the result of constant wars that carried conflagration, looting and the specter of slavery. On the other hand, specific understanding of justice by the nobility and assertion of their rights using military measures against their neighbors were the reason the wars were sometimes more violent and onerous than armed conflict. Old Polish family was also destroy...

  14. Russian Vodka - A National Tragedy

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    2009-03-01

    nobility, but its existence supported most of the other industries—services, security, merchants and government bureaucracy. C. 19TH CENTURY VODKA...19th century tax-farm, the social, religious, governmental and psychological need for vodka prepared future Russian generations for life long...conspired to create this stunning statistic. High infertility rates, widespread abortions used as a form of birth control, explosion in STDs, marriage

  15. Disease: H00809 [KEGG MEDICUS

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    Full Text Available H00809 Familial epilepsy temporal lobe (ETL), including: Autosomal dominant temporal lobe epilepsy... (ADTLE); Autosomal dominant partial epilepsy with auditory features (ADPEAF) Autosomal dominant lateral temporal epi...lepsy (ADLTE) or autosomal dominant partial epilepsy with auditory features (ADPEAF) is an inherited epileps... about 2% of sporadic cases with idiopathic partial epilepsy with auditory features, who are clinically simi...ello L, Rigon L, Michelucci R, Tosatto SC, Striano S, Nobile C ... TITLE ... Familial temporal lobe epilepsy w

  16. "Ung petit tableau fermant a deux fuilletz". Notes sur l’évolution formelle et les voies de diffusion du diptyque à portrait dévotionnel dans les anciens Pays-Bas aux XVe et XVIe siècles

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    2012-01-01

    This article demonstrates that the devotional portrait diptychs were not a popular type of religious image as it is often stated, but rather a special type of painting which were circulated in very specific ways, from the duke of Burgundy to the middle classes via the nobility. The ways in which devotional diptychs were used and known attest to their capacity to express social ambition and prestige of the person portrayed.

  17. The Role of the Nobles-Philanthropists in the Activities of Hospitals in the Danube Region

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    Nataliya Goncharova

    2015-08-01

    Full Text Available Reviews the legal and regulatory basis in the sphere of the guardianship treatment centres in the Russian Empire in the middle of the XIXth century, alleging the establishment of the public supervision over the activities of city, County and provincial hospitals. Contents of the powers of the Trustees, their objectives and main activities. Specific examples in the Danube region proved the thesis that among the Trustees were dominated by representatives of the nobility.

  18. Phantasía logistikē en la configuración del deseo en Aristóteles

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    Claudia Carbonell

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    Full Text Available En De Anima III 10, Aristóteles introduce la noción de phantasía logistikē como uno de los principios de la acción racional. A partir de la exposición de algunos textos del De Anima y de Ética a Nicómaco, se busca interpretar el lugar de aquel tipo de imaginación en el razonamiento práctico. Para ello, se presenta primero la doctrina aristotélica de los principios de la acción y la problemática de su articulación, y luego se discute el papel de la imaginación racional en la configuración del objeto del deseo.

  19. Pasión e identidad

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    Jaime Araos San Martín

    2013-11-01

    Full Text Available In this paper, I attemp to clarify the controversial use of pathêmata tîs psuchês, made by Aristotle in De Anima and De Interpretatione, specially when he signifies the act of thinking (noein, thoughts (noemata and knowledge in general. I defend the thesis that the term pathos is essential for Aristotle's theory of knowledge. My argument is based upon the distinction, made by Aristotle in De Anima and Metaphysics, betwen two meanings of this term: (i as movement to the other (alloiôsis, and (ii as growth to the same (homoiôsis. I interpret the latter in connection with the act (energeia, and I state the senses in which it would be proper to predicate the passibility and the impassibility of the faculties of cognition, the things which are known, and knowledge itself as act.

  20. Further records of non-cryptic New Zealand earthworms

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    Blakemore, Robert

    2011-01-01

    Abstract Current descriptions add natives Aporodrilus aotea sp. n., Aporodrilus ponga sp. n. and Notoscolex repanga sp. n., plus new exotic records to the numbers of megadrile earthworms known from New Zealand, which are now raised from 193 to 222 species in five families, viz: Acanthodrilidae, Octochaetidae and Megascolecidae, plus Lumbricidae and Glossoscolecidae for exotics. Overlooked spermathecal diverticula have been located for Notoscolex equestris Benham, 1942 and for Megascolex animae Lee, 1959 and non-tubular prostrates were misconstrued as tubular in Megascolides tasmani Lee, 1959. Of these latter three species, a lectotype is designated for Notoscolex equestris and holotypes of the other two are briefly redescribed. Whereas Megascolides tasmani now belongs in Notoscolex Fletcher, 1887 and Megascolides animae belongs in Anisochaeta Beddard, 1890, further lack of dorsal pores in Notoscolex equestris as with Notoscolex esculentus (Benham, 1904) and Notoscolex mortenseni (Michaelsen, 1924) newly qualifies all three as additional combs. novae in primarily Tasmanian genus Aporodrilus Blakemore, 2000. PMID:22303118

  1. Red Meats Yearbook, 1994, Supplement to Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Situation and Outlook

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    Cochran, P.

    1994-01-01

    The report includes data published in the Red Meats Yearbook which originates in the Livestock Division, Agricultural Marketing Service CAMS); Estimates Division, National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS); and Commodity Economics Division, Economic Research Service (ERS). Included are data compiled by t~lese divisions from other Government sources, such as statistics on the number of animals slaughtered under Federal inspection and on the quality of meat processed, prepared by the Anima...

  2. The Animal Welfare Act: From Enactment to Enforcement

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    Cardon, Andrew D; Bailey, Matthew R; Bennett, B Taylor

    2012-01-01

    Originally enacted in 1966, the Laboratory Animal Welfare Act has been amended several times and renamed the Animal Welfare Act. Responsibility for administering the Animal Welfare Act was delegated within the United States Department of Agriculture to the Administrator of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, and regulations and standards have been developed to implement the intent of Congress conveyed in the language of the Act. In our opinion, the key to compliance with the Anima...

  3. Stimuler les emplois chez les jeunes dans le secteur de l ...

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    Sur le plan financier, les jeunes s'en tirent mieux que les adultes dans la transformation du manioc au Ghana. Nana Anima Akrofi, titulaire d'une bourse de recherche du CRDI en 2016, croit qu'ils pourraient également les dépasser sur le plan de la production et du marketing s'ils avaient davantage accès au crédit et à des ...

  4. Sound Synthesis and Musical Composition by Physical Modelling of Self-Sustained Oscillating Structures

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    Poyer, François; Cadoz, Claude

    2007-01-01

    Paper 3 - Audio Synthesis (Oral Presentations); International audience; In this paper, we present the first results of a study that is carried out with the sound synthesis and musical creation environment GENESIS on self-sustained oscillating structures models. Based on the mass-interaction CORDIS-ANIMA physical modelling formalism, GENESIS has got the noteworthy property that it allows to work both on sound itself and on musical composition in a single coherent environment. By taking as a st...

  5. Recent advances about of the orogenic modern belt (1000-500 M.A.) in Uruguay

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    1989-01-01

    Progress in lithologic, structural, tectonic and geo tectonic data about a 1000-500 m.y.orogenic belt developed at the East of Uruguay, arrived in the 80, are here described. Conclusions are mainly based on the 1/100.000 scale geologic map of a 6000 sq. km comprised between Sierra Ballena, Sierra de Animas, Pan de Azucar and Mariscala. These new data clearly states the lithological distribution and contribute to guide strategic prospect ion.

  6. Rural Landscape Change: Landscape Practices, Values and Meanings The Case of Jagatpur VDC, Chitwan Nepal

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    Pun, Dal Prasad

    2004-01-01

    In Nepal the nature conservation practices started during 1970s and the establishment of the Royal Chitwan National Park laid the foundation stone. Though the nature conservation practices in Nepal have undergone changes to date, from purely protective to participatory conservation at the landscape level, the rural people around the conservation areas in general have faced complicated problems due to the restriction on the use of natural resources and the encroachment and threat of wild anima...

  7. Asian herbals and aphrodisiacs used for managing ED

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    Lim, Peter H. C.

    2017-01-01

    In the East, many herbal tonics and preparations are used to assist the aging male improve his sexual drive or ability to perform penetrative sex by increasing sexual stimulation, erectile, ejaculatory, orgasmic and other responses for sexual function and satisfaction. The herbs and tonics act as or as ?pick-me-ups? and energizing tonics which help the tired and fatigued male and those with sexual asthenia. The myths and realities concerning Tongkat Ali, sea horse, cobra meat and blood, anima...

  8. Evolved dispersal strategies at range margins

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    Dytham, Calvin

    2009-01-01

    Dispersal is a key component of a species's ecology and will be under different selection pressures in different parts of the range. For example, a long-distance dispersal strategy suitable for continuous habitat at the range core might not be favoured at the margin, where the habitat is sparse. Using a spatially explicit, individual-based, evolutionary simulation model, the dispersal strategies of an organism that has only one dispersal event in its lifetime, such as a plant or sessile anima...

  9. A look at Behaviourism and Perceptual Control Theory in Interface Design

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    concepts of PCT interface design. In the future, the PCT task analysis will be tested against a known CF aircraft task analysis to determine the value...Aristotle’s De Anima was the first attempt at a systematic treatment of sentient or mental life. The outcome was the birth of the science of the...16]: • Instinctive drift. Animals trained by Operant conditioning fail to continue to display conditioned response on cue. Instead, they drift

  10. Autodeterminación para todos. La autodeterminación en Arduin

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    Van Loon, Jos

    2006-01-01

    En la Fundación Arduin la emancipación y autodeterminación de las personas con discapacidad intelectual han sido adoptadas como principios fundamentales para obtener la mejor calidad de vida posible para los usuarios a los que se anima a evolucionar desde la dependencia a la autodeterminación adaptando, para ello, los servicios necesarios, es decir los apoyos deseados.

  11. Alberto Magno sobre imaginación y fantasía

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    Jörg Alejandro Tellkamp

    2013-11-01

    Full Text Available The present article presents a Spanish translation of Albert the Great's theory of imagination (imagination and fantasy (phantasia. The corresponding text is derived from his commentary on De Anima book III treatise 1 chapters 1-3. According to Albert, the imagination accomplishes the second of four phases of abstraction by abstracting from the presence of the object perceived, whereas the fantasy's proper function consists in grasping the sensible object under its intentional aspects.

  12. Los indefinidos en la Biblia latina

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    Olegario García de la Fuente

    1984-12-01

    Full Text Available The Latin Bible is the Latin document which uses the greatest number of indefinite pronouns. Some adjectives and nouns used as indefinites (homo, uir, anima, sermo, uerbum, proximus, amicus, frater, collega, uicinus, unus, omnis, uniuersus, cunctus should be added to the standard list of classical and postclassical Latin indefinites, as also the participle in its paronomastic usage. These new indefinite pronouns in biblical Latin have their origins in the Hebrew from which the Latin translations of the Bible were made.

  13. Effectiveness of isosorbide dinitrate in cyanide poisoning as a function of the administration timing

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    Lavon, Ophir; Avrahami, Amit; Eisenkraft, Arik

    2017-01-01

    Background Better and safer antidotes against cyanide poisoning are needed. Prior study has shown a favorable effect of isosorbide dinitrate (ISDN) on the survival of cyanide-poisoned rabbits when administered as early as 1?min after poisoning. The aim of the current study was to further evaluate the efficacy of intravenous ISDN administered in clinically relevant timing for first responders. Methods A comparative animal study using 24 rabbits in 4 randomized study groups was performed. Anima...

  14. ANIMAÇÃO TURÍSTICA NA HOTELARIA: UMA ANÁLISE DA DEMANDA

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    Amanda de Albuquerque Queiroga

    2011-07-01

    Full Text Available Esta investigação tem como objetivo conhecer a percepção dos turistas com relação à animação turística na rede hoteleira de João Pessoa-PB. Trata-se de uma pesquisa de opiniões e atitudes, de caráter descritivo e exploratório. Os sujeitos desta pesquisa foram turistas hospedados em hotéis da cidade de João Pessoa - PB. Os dados foram coletados através de aplicação de questionários a partir de uma amostra probabilística, de forma aleatória simples e trabalhados com o programa estatístico SPSS (Versão 11.5. De acordo com a análise dos resultados obtidos, para os turistas entrevistados, a animação turística não é um serviço decisivo na escolha de um hotel, assim mesmo, percebem a animação turística como algo interessante, mas não ao ponto de motivá-los a se hospedar naquele determinado empreendimento por causa do oferecimento deste serviço. Neste sentido, este estudo aponta que a animação turística é uma área que necessita ser melhor estudada e divulgada pelos gestores hoteleiros e precisa ser trabalhada como mais um diferencial turístico dos meios de hospedagem da cidade, apresentando-se como uma forma de agregar um maior valor ao produto, possibilidade de maior permanência no estabelecimento, aproveitamento dos recursos naturais e difusão da cultura local.

  15. Canonical Wnt Signaling as a Specific Marker of Normal and Tumorigenic Mammary Stem Cells

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    determine the expression pattern of 13- galactosidase (13-gal). BATgal Wnt reporter mice exhibit expression of 13-gal in cells that have activated Wnt/13...transgenic anima ls and incubated with FDG (nuorescein di-P-0 -galactopyranoside) a substrate for~­ galactosidase . Dot plots indicate the percentage of...age, prospectively. Trends Mol Med, 2006. 12(7): p. 287-9. 3. Maretta, S., et al., Mapping Wnt/ beta -catenin signaling during mouse development and in

  16. From Moscovici to Jung: the feminine archetype and its iconography

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    Jesús Saiz Galdós; Beatriz Fernández Ruiz; José Luis Álvaro Estramiana

    2007-01-01

    Our representations of women have their origins in the myths of the past. According to Jung, myths are the symbolic expression of the collective unconscious that expresses itself through archetypes. Archetypes are thus images that pass across generations: instruments of collective thought. The main archetypes we deal with in this article are the Mother and the Anima, or men´s feminine principle. Using Jung's concept of archetype to analyse women´s iconographic representations ...

  17. Archetypy a evropská kultura

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    Krejčí, Tereza

    2011-01-01

    The first part of this thesis defines notions of archetype, symbol and sign, presents basic information about scientific fields which examine symbols and signs and other fields of influence to this examination. The second part presents particular symbols of particular historical periods of the Eastern Europe from the Antiquity up to the present day. These symbols can be compared to archetypes animus and anima of C. G. Jung. The goal of this thesis is to accentuate the importance of archetypes...

  18. UM ESTUDO EXPLORATÓRIO SOBRE A INDÚSTRIA BRASILEIRA DE ANIMAÇÃO PARA A TV

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    Wilian Gatti Junior

    Full Text Available A economia criativa tem recebido pouca atenção da comunidade acadêmica, a despeito de sua importância econômica e cultural. Este artigo procura contribuir com a literatura sobre o tema com foco na indústria de animação, mais precisamente na produção de animações para a TV, pois recentemente o país produziu animações de sucesso na TV paga exibidas não só no Brasil, mas também em vários países. Este artigo procura analisar como as produtoras nacionais construíram vantagens competitivas que as possibilitaram obter êxito em suas produções em um mercado dominado por estúdios internacionais. Para atingir esse propósito foi conduzida uma pesquisa exploratório-descritiva analisando três produtoras (Flamma, TV PinGuim e 2DLab que exibem seu produto no canal Discovery Kids, voltado ao público préescolar. Foram entrevistados todos os sócios das produtoras (em um total de seis, dois de cada produtora, mais uma representante da indústria de animação para o cinema. Além das entrevistas, foram utilizados dados secundários, basicamente coletados na mídia (jornais, revistas e internet. O trabalho revelou a convergência de duas fontes de vantagens competitivas. A primeira ligada a fatores internos às produtoras estudadas (conhecimento técnico e visão do negócio e a segunda fonte ligada a fatores ambientais, criados pela cadeia produtiva dessa indústria (criação de novos canais de TV, interesse de parceiros internacionais e linhas de financiamento para a produção.

  19. Krõlataja boginja predpotshla "Ostrov"

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    2007-01-01

    Kuulutati välja Venemaa filmiauhinna "Nike" võitjad : parim vene mängufilm Pavel Lungini "Saar" ("Ostrov"), kus olid ka parimad meesnäitlejad Pjotr Mamonov ja Viktor Suhhorukov ja parim operaator Andrei Zhegalov (postuumselt). Parim naisnäitleja oli Lija Ahhedzhakova, parima SRÜ filmi autor Kira Muratova, parim animaator Aleksandr Petrov. Elutöö "Nike" sai Eldar Rjazanov

  20. STUDIES ON THYSANURA. UI. SOME FACTORS AFFECTING THE ...

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    Thysanura has, as yet, bem undcrtakelJl.. The presmt i-nvesti.ption is, an attempt to' interpret the distrmution of these animaJs. in terms of the autecolOgy 01 MlltdtiJoirJes delanyi Wygod- zinsky ami CtetlO/episma 1mc~ta:lata E~herich. two specia; wI1aIc- WIIII:r CWCGIIImIJ' and. oriaLtations to thei.r physical environment ...

  1. Fumigant toxicity and acetylcholinesterase inhibitory activity of 4 Asteraceae plant essential oils and their constituents against Japanese termite (Reticulitermes speratus Kolbe).

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    Seo, Seon-Mi; Kim, Junheon; Kang, Jaesoon; Koh, Sang-Hyun; Ahn, Young-Joon; Kang, Kyu-Suk; Park, Il-Kwon

    2014-07-01

    This study investigated the fumigant toxicity of 4 Asteraceae plant essential oils and their constituents against the Japanese termite Reticulitermes speratus Kolbe. Fumigant toxicity varied with plant essential oils or constituents, exposure time, and concentration. Among the tested essential oils, those from Chamaemelum nobile exhibited the strongest fumigant toxicity, followed by those from Santolina chamaecyparissus, Ormenis multicaulis, and Eriocephalus punctulatus at 2 days after treatment. In all, 15, 24, 19, and 9 compounds were identified in the essential oils from C. nobile, E. punctulatus, O. multicaulis, and S. chamaecyparissus, respectively, by using gas chromatography, gas chromatography-mass spectrometry, or open-column chromatography. The identified compounds were tested individually for their fumigant toxicity against Japanese termites. Among the test compounds, trans-pinocarveol, caryophyllene oxide, sabinene hydrate, and santolina alcohol showed strong fumigant toxicity against Japanese termites. Acetylcholinesterase (AChE) inhibition activity of the identified compounds from C. nobile, E. punctulatus, O. multicaulis, and S. chamaecyparissus essential oils were tested to determine the mode of their action. The IC50 values of (+)-α-pinene, (-)-limonene, (-)-α-pinene, β-pinene, and β-phellandrene against Japanese termite AChE were 0.03, 0.13, 0.41, 0.42, and 0.67mg/mL, respectively. Further studies are warranted to determine the potential of these essential oils and their constituents as fumigants for termite control. Copyright © 2014 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

  2. Gobierno municipal y venta de oficios en la Asturias de los siglos XVI y XVII

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    M. Ángeles Faya Díaz

    2003-04-01

    Full Text Available The kings of the Austria dynasty used widely the sale of offices with the purpose of arbitrating resources for their hegemonical politics. Through the analysis of this sales we have been able to settle down the serious economic and social consequences they brought as well as the institutional opposition generated. The process of patrimonialization of the public thing and the oligarchic way taken by the municipalities propitiated abuses and corruption, causing the complete degradation of the municipal institution. For the highest layer of the nobility, it supposed a statement of their power and his dignificación as a class. To satisfy their longings of power the nobility will invest in offices, dominions and taxes («alcabalas» sold by the kings. While the Crown obtains about 300.000 ducados from the sale of offices, the investment in unproductive goods and the inmobilization of the capitals of the nobility caused a lack of wealth creation in Asturias. The expense of the dominant class adquiring habits and titles as well as his luxury and ostentation, they act in the same sense. In addition, the costs of cases, rescues and consumption of offices produced the indebtedness of the municipalities and, together with other forms of fiscal pressure, an important social cost.

  3. Vladimir Lenin on Oblomov

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    2015-12-01

    Full Text Available This research paper tends to highlight Vladimir Lenin’s views and attitude towards work and indolence. Therefore, he admires work, action and revolution, which are characteristics of the proletarians, and condemns lethargy, inertia, indolence, indecision and procrastination, which are peculiar to the surf-owning and land-owning feudal nobility.  Vladimir Lenin condemns Ivan Goncharov’s most famous character Oblomov frequently in his speeches and writings, which represents the surf-owning and land-owning feudal nobility of the nineteenth-century Tsarist Russian social formation. In fact, Oblomov like other literary types have definite historical roots, which are closely related to the way of life of a particular class. In this manner, his class nature or Oblomovism typifies the sloth of the serf-owning and land-owning nobility. These traits of Oblomov have not become out-dated but the class they typify has become something of the past. Vladimir Lenin pays full attention to the lasting and broad-scale implications of Oblomov’s character, which crosses the limits of his social milieu and age, picking up the penetrating insight into the class nature of Oblomov’s character. Vladimir Lenin highlights the continuing relevance of Oblomov’s character in his own times, criticising Oblomov and Oblomovism and identifies his political rivals and enemies around him with Oblomov.

  4. Human fatigue and the crash of the airship Italia

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    Bendrick, Gregg A.; Beckett, Scott A.; Klerman, Elizabeth B.

    2016-01-01

    The airship Italia, commanded by General Umberto Nobile, crashed during its return flight from the North Pole in 1928. The cause of the accident was never satisfactorily explained. We present evidence that the crash may have been fatigue-related. Nobile’s memoirs indicate that at the time of the crash he had been awake for at least 72 h. Sleep deprivation impairs multiple aspects of cognitive functioning necessary for exploration missions. Just prior to the crash, Nobile made three command errors, all of which are of types associated with inadequate sleep. First, he ordered a release of lift gas when he should have restarted engines (an example of incorrect data synthesis, with deterioration of divergent thinking); second, he inappropriately ordered the ship above the cloud layer (a deficiency in the assessment of relative risks); and third, he remained above the cloud layer for a prolonged period of time (examples of attention to secondary problems, and calculation problems). We argue that as a result of these three errors, which would not be expected from such an experienced commander, there was no longer enough static lift to maintain level flight when the ship went below the cloud layer. Applying Circadian Performance Simulation Software to the sleep–wake patterns described by Nobile in his memoirs, we found that the predicted performance for someone awake as long as he had been is extremely low. This supports the historical evidence that human fatigue contributed to the crash of the Italia. PMID:28490834

  5. Representações visuais no ensino-aprendizagem da localidade: Estudo sobre a produção de imagens no Ensino Fundamental

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    Adriana Cristina de Godoy

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    Full Text Available This paper presented a research that involved a public school of the city of Ribeirão Preto, Brazil, which took part in a project called Curtas de Animação (Animation Shorts in 2010. The project was promoted by Núcleo de Cinema de Animação de Campinas (Center of Animation Movies of Campinas and sponsored by Algar Institute. One of the final products at the aforementioned school was an animated short four minutes and eleven seconds long named Ribeirão Preto – terra do café. The research looked at how the production of material by the students could help the learning process and improve the knowledge about local History and Geography. It also described all the steps in the process of the production of the animated short; analyzed, from the students’ perspective, the impacts on the acquisition of knowledge about the local History and Geography; and explored the skills used for reading different images. Three questionnaires, covering the three steps of the production process of the animated short, were applied to these students. The results sought an approach for the use of images in teaching History and Geography, by reflecting about the importance of image and about the path taken during its use and its assimilation as a historical document or a representation of the geographical landscape, as well as its production in the classroom. Este trabalho apresenta uma pesquisa envolvendo uma escola da rede pública municipal de Ribeirão Preto-SP, Brasil, que participou do Projeto Curtas de Animação, promovido pelo Núcleo de Cinema de Animação de Campinas-SP e financiado pelo Instituto Algar, no ano de 2010. Um dos produtos finais do projeto foi um curta de animação de quatro minutos e 11 segundos de duração intitulado Ribeirão Preto – terra do café. A pesquisa estudou como a produção de material pelos alunos envolvidos no referido projeto colaborou para a aprendizagem de conhecimentos de história e geografia local. Descreveu

  6. Evaluation of antioxidant and antifungal properties of the traditional plants against foodborne fungal pathogens.

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    Sharifzadeh, A; Javan, A Jebeli; Shokri, H; Abbaszadeh, S; Keykhosravy, K

    2016-03-01

    To determine the antioxidant and antifungal activities of the essential oils from five aromatic herbs, including Thymus vulgaris, Chamaemelum nobile, Ziziphora clinopodioides, Zingiber officinale and Cuminum cyminum, against different Aspergillus and Penicillium species. The oils were subjected to screening for their possible antioxidant activity using the 2,2-diphenyl-1-picrylhydrazyl (DPPH) assay. The susceptibility test for the oils was carried out in terms of minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) and minimum fungicidal concentration (MFC) using microdilution method. The values of the essential oils in DPPH assay were as follows: T. vulgaris (450.11±5.23 μg/mL), Ch. nobile (602.73±4.8 μg/mL), Ziz. clinopodioides (1238.82±9.3 μg/mL), Cu. cyminum (1255.52±8.92 μg/mL) and Zin. officinale (5595.06±8.24 μg/mL). Our findings also indicated a strong activity against tested fungi for the oil of T. vulgaris (1250 μg/mL), followed by Cu. cyminum (1416 μg/mL), Zin. officinale (1833 μg/mL), Ziz. clinopodioides (2166 μg/mL) and Ch. nobile (3750 μg/mL). This study confirmed the excellent antifungal and antioxidant properties of the essential oils, especially T. vulgaris, against foodborne pathogenic fungi. Owing to their strong protective features, these oils could be used in ethno-medicine as preventers of lipid peroxidation and cellular damage, and in food industries as preservers of foodstuffs against spoilage fungi. Also, they could be the candidates to develop new antibiotics and disinfectants to control infective agents. Copyright © 2015 Elsevier Masson SAS. All rights reserved.

  7. Adel en nobiliteringsprocessen in het laatmiddeleeuwse Vlaanderen: een status quaestionis

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    J. Dumolyn

    2000-01-01

    Full Text Available Nobility and processes of ennoblement in Late Mediaeval Flanders: a state of the artIn the county of Flanders, the later Middle Ages should not be considered simply as a period of general crisis for the nobility as an evolving class. Instead, we might call it a time of intensive renewal, accelerated mobility and diversification. The background of these developments was a threefold dialectic: the late mediaeval crisis of feudalism (which brought about a sharp deterioration of noble rent income, social and economic urban development in Flanders and, last but not least, the Flemish-Burgundian state formation process. Specifically, the latter factor has been taken into account in this article as a creative force in the renovation of the nobility. This process was accompanied by a concentration of surplus extraction on the 'state' level, resulting in what we might call ‘state feudalism’. For the traditional nobles, obtaining a political position in the county was now only possible through princely service. On the other hand, political functions and offices offered urban and rural, non-noble, political elites opportunities for gradual ennoblement. Of course, other factors too were involved: the acquisition of seigniorial power, noble alliances and ‘living like a nobleman’. Consequently, these two aristocracies (traditional nobles and political elites of the Burgundian State merged to a certain extent, eventually resulting in a 'new' noble class, anticipating the ‘noblesse de robe’ of the modern period. For a particular family, this process of ennoblement could take several generations. In a European perspective, the redefinition and revitalisation of this ‘nobility’ as a traditional ruling class in feudal society is hardly surprising. Nevertheless, the high degree of urbanisation in Flanders gave this process a distinct character.

  8. Multiple injected and natural conservative tracers quantify mixing in a stream confluence affected by acid mine drainage near Silverton, Colorado

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    Schemel, L.E.; Cox, M.H.; Runkel, R.L.; Kimball, B.A.

    2006-01-01

    The acidic discharge from Cement Creek, containing elevated concentrations of dissolved metals and sulphate, mixed with the circumneutral-pH Animas River over a several hundred metre reach (mixing zone) near Silverton, CO, during this study. Differences in concentrations of Ca, Mg, Si, Sr, and SO42- between the creek and the river were sufficiently large for these analytes to be used as natural tracers in the mixing zone. In addition, a sodium chloride (NaCl) tracer was injected into Cement Creek, which provided a Cl- 'reference' tracer in the mixing zone. Conservative transport of the dissolved metals and sulphate through the mixing zone was verified by mass balances and by linear mixing plots relative to the injected reference tracer. At each of seven sites in the mixing zone, five samples were collected at evenly spaced increments of the observed across-channel gradients, as determined by specific conductance. This created sets of samples that adequately covered the ranges of mixtures (mixing ratios, in terms of the fraction of Animas River water, %AR). Concentrations measured in each mixing zone sample and in the upstream Animas River and Cement Creek were used to compute %AR for the reference and natural tracers. Values of %AR from natural tracers generally showed good agreement with values from the reference tracer, but variability in discharge and end-member concentrations and analytical errors contributed to unexpected outlier values for both injected and natural tracers. The median value (MV) %AR (calculated from all of the tracers) reduced scatter in the mixing plots for the dissolved metals, indicating that the MV estimate reduced the effects of various potential errors that could affect any tracer.

  9. Archetypal Analysis of "Almalek and Albrahmh” from Kalila va Demna

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    Ali Noori

    2016-12-01

    Full Text Available Archetype Theory, has been raised from Carl Gustav Young’s Psychoanalytical School. Young knows mental images and Sediments and Hereditary information which there are in the collective unconscious as Archetype. In other word, archetype is general type of repeated experiences and behaviors of human forefathers which rooted in collective unconscious. the most important Archetypes are "Anima"," Animus", "old wise man", "shadow", "mask", "rebirth" ,and "self" and "individuality". Kalila va Demna is the book which is full of allegorical stories, which because of their mythical aspect, are researchable from Archetypal Analytic criticism. One of this stories which Archetypal color is Dominant in it, is "Almalek and Albrahmh” from 16th chapter of Kalila va Demna. In this study, some archetypes such as "shadow", "Anima", "mask", "old wise man", " self " and "individuality" in the story of "Almalek and Albrahmh" from sixteenth chapter of book, has been analyzed. Since either this tale because of being legendary, and consisting of series of dreams – which have given it mythical, symbolic and interpretable nature – has capacity for archetypal analysis, or archetypal approach has high capacity and power to analyze such narrations. The story was investigated on mentioned view, and it was found that king Heblar which has stricken to a kind of Psychosis, Finds its way into the subconscious through dreams and After a confrontation with his anima, under guidance of old wise meets his self (true self and reach to his individuality and Is rescued from distress. It can be said that the king starts his path of the individual process with a dream.  He, in the bigining of the story, with the help of Iran Dokht and at the end of the story, with the help of minister is released of grief and psychosis.

  10. La función militar de la nobleza en los orígenes de la España Moderna

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    García Hernán, David

    2000-12-01

    Full Text Available This article shows the importance of the nobility, as a social order, inside the war’s world in the beginning of the Modern Age. In Spain under king Philippe II are very clear the plentiful connections of the nobility with all things around the state’s violence —the war—, even the others ways not controlled by himself. From a social point of view, we see that the primitive function of the nobility is important in the social structure. The list of military functions, features, attributes (the symbolism of the war like a good social virtue, and its owner’s condition of weapons gives to the noblemen a power, at least intimidator, very great. From this point of view, its manoeuvrability was wide and important in the social relations too. In this way the nobility was able to continue in its privileged position for a long time.

    Este artículo pretende mostrar la importancia que tiene la nobleza, como estamento social, dentro de los esquemas del mundo de la guerra a comienzos de la Edad Moderna. En el caso de la España de Felipe II se puede ver con claridad las abundantes implicaciones de los nobles con todo lo que rodea a la violencia auspiciada por Estado —la guerra—, y también incluso la que se aparta de este tipo de cauces «oficiales». Desde un punto de vista propiamente social, se puede observar que la función originaria de la nobleza todavía tiene sentido dentro de la propia ordenación social. El elenco de funciones militares, características, atributos (la simbología de la exaltación de lo guerrero como un enaltecido valor social, y su propia tenencia y disposición de gran número de armas, otorgaban a los nobles un poder, al menos intimidatorio, muy grande. Desde esta perspectiva, su capacidad de maniobra se nos muestra así muy amplia, y configuradora también de determinadas relaciones sociales, entre las que se encuentra la propia capacidad de la nobleza como grupo social para autoperpetuarse en su posici

  11. Revisió taxonòmica del gènere Chamaemelum Miller (Asteraceae) a la Península Ibèrica i les Illes Balears

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    Benedí, Carles

    1987-01-01

    Se realiza una revisión taxonómica del género Chamaemelum Miller (Asteraceae) en la Península Ibérica e Islas Baleares. Se proponen dos cambios nomenclaturales: Chamaemelum nobile(L.) All. forma discoideum (Willk.) comb. i stat. nov. y C. fuscatum (Brot.) Vasc. forma minor (Hoffmanns. i Link) comb. i stat. nov. Para cada taxon se da el nombre correcto, así como las correspondientes sinonimias. Se adjunta una clave dicotómica de los táxones reconocidos y una relación de los testimonios de herb...

  12. De plantis vascularibus praesertim ibericis (IV

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    PEDROL, J., YERA, J., ASCASO, J.

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    Full Text Available Se aportan algunas novedades florísticas y comentarios corológicos relativos a la zona central del Valle del Ebro (Huesca, Lérida y Zaragoza en España. Destacamos : Achillea filipendulina, Aegilops neglecta, Bbidens aurea, B. fondosa, Centaurea depressa, Chamaemelum nobile, Crypsis aculeata, Cyperus michelianus subsp. michelianus, C. serotinus, Heteranthera reniformis, Mantisalca duriaei, Pulicaria paludosa, Ranunculus sardous, Reichardia intermedia, Scirpus lacustris subsp. lacustris, S. mucronatus, S. supinus, seneciio lagascanus, Sonchus x novocastellanus y Valerianella eriocarpa.

  13. R. B. Woodward: A Larger-than-Life Chemistry Rock Star.

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    Seeman, Jeffrey I

    2017-08-14

    To mark the 100th birthday of R. B. Woodward (April 10, 1917-July 8, 1979), a discussion and analysis of Woodward's persona is given. The fundamental theme is that "Woodward experienced his own exceptionality," as described by Albert Eschenmoser, Woodward's partner in the vitamin B 12 project. Woodward's rock star personality is explored and discussed as one of his legacies in addition to his scientific achievements. Woodward presented himself to his students, colleagues, and fellow chemists with an aura of nobility and romanticism. © 2017 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim.

  14. «Fabricado de dinero»: the Dishonest Merchant in «La industria y la suerte» by Ruiz de Alarcón

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    Victoriano Roncero

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    Full Text Available In the 16th century, Europe witnesses the triumph of the pre-capitalist economy, personified by the merchant. This new situation brought the rejection of the humanists, who wrote about the society’s decadence of values and the destruction of social status. Ruiz de Alarcón wrote La industria y la suerte, a play in which he describes the confrontation between the Sevillian traders and the nobility. Arnesto, the merchant, represents the corruption brought on by money, and, because of that, Don Juan defeats him in his attempt to gain Blanca’s love by the play’s end.

  15. Sustainable Resilient, Robust & Resplendent Enterprises

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    to their impact. Resplendent enterprises are introduced with resplendence referring not to some sort of public or private façade, but instead refers to organizations marked by dual brilliance and nobility of strategy, governance and comportment that yields superior and sustainable triple bottom line performance....... Herein resilience, robustness, and resplendence (R3) are integrated with sustainable enterprise excellence (Edgeman and Eskildsen, 2013) or SEE and social-ecological innovation (Eskildsen and Edgeman, 2012) to aid progress of a firm toward producing continuously relevant performance that proceed from...

  16. Improvements for better detection, isolation and characterization of X. fastidiosa

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    Poliakoff, F., Legendre,B., Olivier, V.; Dousset , C., Paillard, S., Molusson., D., Sainte- Luce , A.,

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    Since the first outbreak of Xylella fastidiosa (Xf) on Polygala myrtifolia in natural settings in 2015 in France, Xf has been detected on more than thirty plant species with a validated method based on Real-Time PCR (Harper et al, 2010) associated to DNA extraction with QuickPick™ Plant DNA kit (Bio-Nobile) and KingFisher™ automate (Thermo Fisher Scientific). The sample preparation and isolation performed on modified PWG medium (EPPO, 2016) have been optimized and more than 40 Xf strains were...

  17. [Corrigendum] VEGF in nuclear medicine: Clinical application in cancer and future perspectives (Review).

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    Taurone, Samanta; Galli, Filippo; Signore, Alberto; Agostinelli, Enzo; Dierckx, Rudi A J O; Minni, Antonio; Pucci, Marcella; Artico, Marco

    2016-10-01

    Following the publication of this article, after having re-examined our manuscript, we noted an error in the acknowledgements section, as regards the funding of our study. The correct version of acknowledgements section is shown below: Acknowledgements This study was supported by the Ministry of Health and Fondazione Roma and by NOBILE S.p.A. Thanks are also due to REGIONE LAZIO Prot. FILAS-RU-2014 - 1020 (E.A.). [the original article was published in the International Journal of Oncology 49: 437-447, 2016; DOI: 10.3892/ijo.2016.3553].

  18. Nobleza y expansión militar de la Corona de Aragón: La nobleza valenciana en las guerras del rey (1420-1448

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    Sáiz, Jorge

    2003-12-01

    Full Text Available This article studies the role of the nobility in the XV century military expansion of the Crown of Aragon, through the particular case of the valencian nobility and the Alphonse V the Magnanimous's war cycle betwen the years 1420 and 1448. If s first analyzed the development of the royal campaigns. Then, the Valencian lineages are identified, also precising their particular degree of involvement in the royal wars. The study is based upon the registers of the Royal Treasury and Cancillery, supplemented by notarial and judicial records, and the chronicles. The militarization of the nobility was unequal. The majority of the noblemen were involved occasionally in the royal wars, more as an social obligation than a professional committment. The professionalization only attained a minority of lineages, attached to the royal household: they constituted the military king´s affinity, most of them coming from the low urban nobility —most of them also being youngers sons, bastards or belonging to secondary branches.

    El articulo estudia la vinculación de la nobleza a la expansión militar de la Corona de Aragón en el Cuatrocientos a partir de la participación de los linajes valencianos en las guerras del rey entre 1420 y 1448, en el ciclo de campañas de Alfonso el Magnánimo (en el que destaca la conquista de Nápoles y los conflictos posteriores en Italia que son objeto de una síntesis inicial. Se identifican los linajes de la nobleza valenciana en ese periodo y se documentan sus grados de participación en la guerra. Todo ello a partir de registros financieros del rey (sobre todo la Tesorería General, de la Cancillería (convocatorias militares y a Cortes, fondos notariales y judiciales y las fuentes cronísticas. La militarización nobiliaria era muy desigual. La mayor parte de la nobleza participó de forma intermitente en las campañas, más como una obligada etapa de su socialización que como una profesión. La práctica profesional

  19. Žemaitijos bajorų heraldika XVI–XVIII a.: Bilevičių, Nagurskių, Gorskių atvejai

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    Jasiūnienė, Gabrielė

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    The paper analyzes the heraldry of the Bilevičiai, a Samogitian noble family, and that of the Gorskiai and the Nagurskiai, who had moved to Lithuania from Poland, in the 16th-18th century. The research aims at disclosing the evolution of the heraldic traditions of these noble families and identifying how the local heraldry could have been or was affected by that of Polish nobility. The research results show that in the 16th-18th century the Bilevičiai used the Mogila coat of arms consisting o...

  20. What killed Alexander the Great?

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    Battersby, Cameron

    2007-01-01

    The cause of the death of the Macedonian King, Alexander the Great, at Babylon in 323 BC has excited interest and conjecture throughout the ages. The information available in the surviving ancient sources, none of which is contemporaneous, has been reviewed and compared with modern knowledge as set out in several well-known recent surgical texts. The ancient sources record epic drinking by the Macedonian nobility since at least the time of Phillip II, Alexander's father. Alexander's sudden illness and death is likely to have resulted from a surgical complication of acute alcoholic excess.

  1. «Poderoso en parientes e rentas»: Concepts, Discourses and Practices about Lineage on Lope García de Salazar

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    Arsenio DACOSTA

    2016-12-01

    Full Text Available The matter of the power of nobility in the Late Middle Ages is dealt with focusing on lineage/lignage in the works of the elder and historian Lope García de Salazar. Lineage is key to understanding the nature of that power, as well as nobility’s values, practices and ability for social reproduction. To this purpose Pierre Bourdieu’s concept of habitus is used analytically, evaluating the extent to which it can be useful to the historian.

  2. The distaff and the staff: stereotypes and archetypes of the older woman in representative modern literature.

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    Kehl, D G

    1988-01-01

    Belles-lettres, dealing with what it means to be human, serve to expose stereotypes, strip them away, and reveal the truth behind the misconceptions, often in terms of archetypes. An all-too-common subject of stereotyping is the aging of women. Much modern fiction and poetry cogently exposes such demeaning stereotypes. References to twenty-five representative poems and nine works of fiction by thirty-five modern authors (American, British, Australian, French) demonstrate that the elderly woman often survives with dignity, even nobility, in a society often insensitive to her plight, that she often ages with grace, retaining her independence, fortitude, and passion for life.

  3. La Nobleza Tarasca: poder político y conflictos en el Michoacán colonial

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    Carlos Salvador Paredes Martínez

    2008-06-01

    Full Text Available In this work are observed the conditions that caused the introduction of the institutions of indigenous government, the sprouting of the new political actors and the displacement of the inheriting nobility of the governing lineages at the pre-Hispanic time. Some cases in that appear are the new forms of performance in defense of the rights that the spanish legislation allowed to the new indigenous vassals and the speeches and arguments that the political actors will use to obtain to their privileges and rights.

  4. Repertori d'aliments en el "Tirant lo Blanc": "e dinaren-se ab molt gran plaer"

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    Eduard Baile

    2009-12-01

    Full Text Available This paper tries to compile the repertoire of foods contained in Tirant lo Blanc or, taking cue from Josep Pla and his classic work El que hem menjat, what the characters of our chivalry novel eat (and drink. We do not want to observe any kind of ritual when sitting at the table nor study any culinary process, but we would like to attend specifically to each element (meats, vegetables, fruits, drinks which contributes to the nutrition of Tirant, Carmesina and the rest of characters as an approximate way for analysis over feeding habits through the 15th century, especially regarding those people belonging to nobility.

  5. What you learn with Disney princesses?

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    Michelle Brugnera Cruz Cechin

    2014-01-01

    Full Text Available This paper problematize the ways female images are produced by large corporations toys, focusing the Disney princesses. It discusses how these stereotypical images produce effects in children's subjectivities. The creation of these characters is linked to a representation of the ideal of womanhood in contemporary culture: white, western, heterosexual, sporting ideals of the nobility and the bourgeoisie. Being present in infant play culture, it is necessary to reflect on the cultural pedagogy of these characters, who present modes of subjectivity children, teaching them about the “Disney enchanted world”.

  6. [The wine merchant as weight watcher].

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    Rössner, S

    1996-01-01

    Berry Brothers & Rudd Ltd are a company of wine merchants, based in central London, with traditions dating from the 18th century. From the beginning the company traded in colonial goods. This required a pair of scales. Buying coffe became an opportunity for a weighing session for the customers and over the years since 1765 weight records from the British nobility and gentry are available in seven leatherbound ledgers. Several interesting weight histories can be documented by the study of these well kept records. They illustrate that there was a need to measure body weight, long before the association between relative body weight and health had become clear.

  7. Presentación - Imaginación, sensación y pensamiento en los comentadores árabes y latinos de Aristóteles - (siglos X-XIII

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    Luis Xavier López-Farjeat

    2013-11-01

    Full Text Available The present number of Tópicos is devoted to the cultural and philosophical exchange between arabs and latins. The articles here collected pretend to introduce the reader to the arab-islamic philosophy from which not only stand out the translations and comments on Aristotle but also a philosophy truly of their own. Some of the articles here offered treat on what the arabs-islamics understood by philosophy; other articles treat on the psychology of Averroes, Avempache, and Al Farabi, amongst others, which is strongly influenced by the critical study of the De Anima.

  8. a viragem de Sindenberg e Canini

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    Moura, Pedro

    2008-01-01

    Este artigo pretende dar conta do desenvolvimento da personalidade ficcional do Zé Carioca, famoso papagaio antropomórfico das indústrias Disney, que nasceu na animação e mais tarde transitaria para a banda desenhada (quadrinhos), sobretudo aquela produzida no Brasil, e que se assumiria como uma tipificação do carioca. Este artigo centrar-se-á numa série de análises da (história e condições da) sua produção, com uma atenção especial para Ivan Saindeberg- Renato Canini (nos anos...

  9. Lazer como pratica educativa : as possibilidades para o desenvolvimento humano

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    Maira Ivone Lombardi

    2005-01-01

    Resumo: Os objetivos principais deste trabalho consistem em conhecer as inter-relações existentes entre lazer, educação, animação sociocultural e desenvolvimento humano integral e quais as possibilidades de se contribuir para a emancipação do indivíduo na sociedade, utilizando o lazer como prática educativa. Já os objetivos mais específicos são fundamentais à proposição de que o lazer como prática educativa, com base nos seis conteúdos culturais do lazer, pode contribuir para a formação de um...

  10. La confianza como encrucijada : cultura, desarrollo y corrupción

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    Laso, Esteban

    2009-01-01

    En los últimos años, la teoría social se ha volcado a buscar explicaciones a las dificultades en el desarrollo socioeconómico más allá de los terrenos de la economía y la sociología. La confianza, el “espíritu” que anima las sociedades, se ha convertido en un concepto imprescindible para entender los caminos del desarrollo y el cruce entre la psicología, la economía y la cultura. En este texto propongo una definición del concepto útil para las diversas ciencias sociales, exploro sus implicaci...

  11. La confianza como encrucijada : cultura, desarrollo y corrupción

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    Laso, Esteban

    2010-01-01

    En los últimos años, la teoría social se ha volcado a buscar explicaciones a las dificultades en el desarrollo socioeconómico más allá de los terrenos de la economía y la sociología. La confianza, el “espíritu” que anima las sociedades, se ha convertido en un concepto imprescindible para entender los caminos del desarrollo y el cruce entre la psicología, la economía y la cultura. En este texto propongo una definición del concepto útil para las diversas ciencias sociales, exploro sus implicaci...

  12. Desarrollo andino: sustentable y con identidad

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    Bernardo Guerrero Jiménez

    2013-07-01

    Full Text Available El concepto del desarrollo ocupa buena parte de la agenda de los Estados y los gobiernos en América Latina. Sin embargo, esta idea esconde algunos supuestos que en este artículo discutimos. El desarrollo y su vinculación a la identidad cultural, al territorio, contraviene la idea hegemónica que anima a este concepto nacido en Occidente. Analizamos el itinerario en América Latina y lo ubicamos en el Norte Grande de Chile, enfatizando las ideas centrales desde los años sesenta adelante del siglo XX. Finalizamos argumentando a favor del llamado posdesarrollo.

  13. Sigurnosne narkoprijetnje demokracijama Sjevernog trokuta

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    Kos-Stanišić, Lidija

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    Suprotno očekivanjima, potpisivanje Srednjoameričkog mirovnog sporazuma i demokratizacija koja je uslijedila nije građanima država Sjevernog trokuta donijela mir i sigurnost, već je Gvatemalu, Honduras i El Salvador zahvatio novi val nasilja. Za većinu kriminalnih radnji, za nesigurnost i nasilje odgovorne su organizacije narkotrafikanata koje su trenutačno veća prijetnja regionalnoj sigurnosti nego ratovi koji su se vodili 1980-ih. Najveći su kršitelji ljudskih prava, a drž...

  14. Podemos Detener el VIH, Una Conversación a la Vez (We Can Stop HIV One Conversation at a Time)

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    Como parte de la campaña Podemos Detener el VIH, Una Conversación a la Vez, este anuncio de servicio público de 30 segundos que anima a los hispanos o latinos a hablar abiertamente sobre el VIH/SIDA con la familia, los amigos, las parejas y en las comunidades.  Created: 8/28/2014 by National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP).   Date Released: 8/28/2014.

  15. Podemos Detener el VIH, Una Conversación a la Vez Radio PSA (:30) (We Can Stop HIV One Conversation at a Time)

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    Como parte de la campaña Podemos Detener el VIH, Una Conversación a la Vez, este anuncio de servicio público de 30 segundos que anima a los hispanos o latinos a hablar abiertamente sobre el VIH/SIDA con la familia, los amigos, las parejas y en las comunidades.  Created: 8/27/2014 by National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP).   Date Released: 8/27/2014.

  16. ESTRATEGIAS DE AFRONTAMIENTO FRENTE AL ESTRÉS EN POBLACIÓN JUVENIL DURANTE UN EVENTO SOCIO-NATURAL

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    García Bedoya, Miguel Fernando

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    La línea en promoción, prevención y redes en salud nos anima a estudiar con detenimiento el proceso de la gestión integral del riesgo, con una base teórica y científica desde la psicología que, evaluando su importante praxis, se hace imprescindible dentro del poder de la labor psicológica, para romper el pensamiento convencional de la limitación como algo patológico, a la de potenciar las estrategias de afrontamiento, especialmente en jóvenes durante situaciones de estrés como las emergencias...

  17. Estudio de la fisiología del esfínter anal interno porcino y de la rata, y de la fisiopatología de las alteraciones de la motilidad del esfínter anal interno en pacientes con fisura anal

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    Opazo Valdés, Álvaro Javier

    2012-01-01

    Descripció del recurs: el 01 setembre 2012 Las patologías anorectales benignas (fisura anal, incontinencia fecal, hemorroides) presentan una elevada prevalencia. De forma general, se desconoce la fisiopatología de estas enfermedades en las que se producen diversas alteraciones del esfínter anal interno (EAI). Los objetivos para esta tesis fueron: 1º Caracterizar los mecanismos y neurotransmisores implicados en el control del tono, la relajación y la contracción del EAI en dos modelos anima...

  18. Preservación y digitalización en las organizaciones: motivos y retos

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    Ramírez Martín, Susana María

    2015-01-01

    Desde 2007, la legislación española anima al uso de documentos electrónicos para interactuar con la Administración. Al mismo tiempo, las organizaciones han incrementado la producción documental para la gestión de cualquier trámite administrativo y necesitan reducir el espacio físico destinado a la conservación de estos documentos. A consecuencia de ello, todas las organizaciones están digitalizando sus documentos en soporte analógico para adaptarse a las nuevas necesidades que exige esta gest...

  19. Desenvolvimento de material educativo digital para divulgação científica da nutrigenômica

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    Roberta Saraiva Giroto Patricio

    2010-01-01

    Nutrigenômica representa disciplina cientifica recente que surgiu na era do pós-genoma humano, sendo seu foco de estudo a interação gene - nutriente. Profissionais com educação universitária que atuam na área da alimentação e nutrição e da saúde relatam ter dificuldades no entendimento dos princípios dessa disciplina. Recursos digitais como animações representam ferramentas interessantes para o processo de ensino-aprendizagem da nutrigenômica. Dessa forma o objetivo do presente trabalho foi ...

  20. An economic evaluation of southern New Mexico's low-temperature geothermal resources

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    Fischer, C.L.; Whittier, J.; Witcher, J.C.; Shoenmackers, R.

    1990-01-01

    This paper reports on an economic model that has been developed to evaluate the costs associated with developing low-temperature geothermal resources for commercial greenhouses. Three southern New Mexico sites, the lower Animas Valley, the Las Cruces East Mesa, and Truth or Consequences, have been analyzed to compare development costs and delivered energy costs on an equivalent basis. The economic analysis utilizes a levelized life-cycle costs of geothermal energy development. Levelized geothermal costs have been developed for four different thermal loads at three locations. For comparative purposes, levelized natural gas costs were also calculated. Geothermal energy has a competitive advantage relative to natural gas for supplying larger thermal loads

  1. Variações nos níveis das células sangüíneas periféricas encontradas em Holochilus brasiliensis nanus Thomas, 1897, infectados com Schistosoma mansoni Sambon, 1907, próprio da Pré-Amazônia

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    Bastos,Othon de Carvalho; Silva,Sônia M. F.; Leal,Grace Mary J. Pires; Bacelar Neto,João M.

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    Foram constituídos quatro grupos de roedores silvestres para a contagem de células sangüíneas periféricas, da seguinte forma: Grupo I - formado de animais normais, nascidos em biotério, com 30 dias de vida; Grupo II - formado de animais que foram capturados no campo e considerados não infectados com S. mansoni, após ovohelmintoscopia das fezes, realizada durante 30 dias de observação; Grupo III - animáis capturados no campo, nautralmente infectados com o esquistossomo, e o Grupo IV - de anima...

  2. Reaching out Towards the Interstitial: Linguistic Preferences and Cultural Implications in Italian Translations of Contemporary Irish Poetry

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    Debora Biancheri

    2014-01-01

    This article engages primarily with a volume of translations from Pearse Hutchinson published by Trauben in 1999, L’anima che baciò il corpo. While on the one hand the textual analysis of single poems reveals distinctive traits and peculiarities of each translation, on the other it highlights translation norms which are typically used in relation to poetry as a genre. Precisely, the translation strategy assessed in this article is one that articulates a manifest “mediation” of the source text...

  3. Enplanement and All Cargo Activity

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    YAKIMA AIR TERMINA YKN 65,576 $470.995 244 OR REDMOND ROBERTS FIELD RON 64,773 $466.820 245 IL BLOONINGTON/ NORMA BLOOMINGTON/NORMAL BNI 64,398 S464...CO DENVER CENTENNIAL APA 225 928 IL CHICAGO/WEST CHICAGO OUPAGE OPA 224 927 TX ANGLETON/LAKE JACKSO BRAZORIA COUNTY LBX 224 928 AK MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...REGI ALS 7.661 CO CORTEZ CORTEZ-MONTEZUMA COU CEZ 6.303 CO LAMAR LAMAR MUNI LAA 3.186 CO LAS ANIMAS CITY AND COUNTY 7V9 350 CO DENVER CENTENNIAL APA

  4. O ensino-aprendizagem de ciências naturais na educação básica: o filme como recurso didático nas aulas de ecologia

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    Santos, José Nunes dos

    2014-01-01

    Acompanha: Manual de orientações: o filme como recurso didático nas aulas de ecologia Esta dissertação apresenta sugestões metodológicas de ensino utilizando filmes de animação, documentários e educativos como recurso pedagógico para o processo de ensinoaprendizagem nas aulas de Ciências, com o tema de Ecologia. Para a realização desta pesquisa, inicialmente foram realizados estudos bibliográficos, destacando-se a Teoria Histórico-Cultural, a Interdisciplinaridade, a Alfabetização Científi...

  5. Importancia de las nuevas tecnologías como método de aprendizaje dentro y fuera del aula

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    Hidalgo Prieto, M.

    2007-01-01

    En la actual sociedad del conocimiento, con el desarrollo de las Tecnologías de la Información y Comunicación (TIC), se ha iniciado el proceso de digitalización de las universidades españolas, desarrollándose, entre otros, herramientas multimedia (imágenes, videos, anima- ciones, presentaciones electrónicas, etc.) y mejores accesos a las redes de información (Internet) y comunicación (correo electrónico, foros virtuales, videoconferencia, etc.). El objetivo de este trabajo es analizar la inco...

  6. El ensamblaje de la subjetividad contemporánea: discurso neoliberal y sujeto en la época de El Otro que no existe

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    Cuevas, John Jairo

    2016-01-01

    Asumiendo el dictum lacaniano sobre la necesidad de advertir la subjetividad de la época, este trabajo postula la pregunta ¿Cómo se conforman las subjetividades contemporáneas en la época que ha sido denominada de “El Otro que no existe”? A partir de esta formulación se traza una perspectiva de análisis que se anima a interrogar algunos planteamientos de Laclau y Mouffe (1986) y Laclau (1990) respecto de la constitución de la subjetividad y sus prácticas articulatorias en la conformación del ...

  7. Territórios do turismo, territórios de todos? um estudo comparado sobre urbanização e formação de territórios turísticos em balneários turísticos do Nordeste do Brasil.

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    BRANDÃO, Paulo Roberto Baqueiro

    2013-01-01

    Transformada em verdadeira panaceia global pela suposta capacidade de fomentar a inserção ou a reabilitação econômica de espaços deprimidos, o turismo tem se difundido de maneira nunca antes observada. O resultado desse processo, que envolve profundas transformações no território ao sabor dos interesses relativos ao mercado turístico, é que a vida que a anima passa a se constituir de ações estranhas ao lugar. Tudo é planejado, medido, condicionado e, por meio dessas estratégias, o espaço é tr...

  8. Efeito da pinealectomia na remodelação do osso alveolar de ratos submetidos à movimentação ortodôntica

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    Saad, Karime

    2007-01-01

    A melatonina participa de vários processos fisiológicos incluindo indução de sono, atividade gastrointestinal, função dos sistemas imunológico, cardiovascular, renal, reprodutor e sobre a fisiologia óssea. O objetivo deste estudo foi avaliar o envolvimento da melatonina na remodelação do osso alveolar de ratos submetidos a tratamento ortodôntico. Dez ratos wistar machos foram submetidos, sob crioanestesia, à pinealectomia ou cirurgia fictícia aos 5 dias de vida. Aos 120 dias de idade os anima...

  9. Apropriação dos recursos tecnológicos pelo ensino de Geografia: uma perspectiva de análise da formação profissional e do fortalecimento da profissionalidade docente

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    Mauro Sergio de Jesus

    2014-01-01

    Esta dissertação analisa os contornos assumidos pelo trabalho docente quando este é confrontado com as tecnologias que combinam texto, arte gráfica, som, animação e vídeo, apresentadas ao usuário por um computador ou por outro recurso eletrônico. Especificamente, busca compreender como os professores de Geografia que atuam na Educação Básica assimilam essas tecnologias, incorporando-as à sua prática pedagógica e, sobretudo, o que essa assimilação revela sobre sua profissionalidade conceito f...

  10. Utilization concepts for the energetic utilization of suitable grassland growth in the natural preserve Droemling; Verwertungskonzepte zur energetischen Nutzung von geeignetem Gruenlandaufwuchs im Naturpark Droemling

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    Zeng, Thomas; Brosowski, Andre; Braumann, Fred; Pollex, Annett; Lenz, Volker [Deutsches BiomasseForschungsZentrum (DBFZ), Leipzig (Germany)

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    The nature conservation area ''Ohre-Droemling'' is located in the north of the German federal state Saxony-Anhalt and has a size of 10,300 ha. Based on decreasing anima/livestock in the past years, a major challenge is to protect the lowland moor in terms of the nature conservation targets but as well to establish environmentally feasible and economically benign utilization pathways. Thus, a regional fuel screening and a potential analysis of available solid raw materials were carried out to investigate feasible utilization paths for selected locations in the catchment area. In the result recommendations for the viable realization are derived. (orig.)

  11. Geology and oil and gas assessment of the Fruitland Total Petroleum System, San Juan Basin, New Mexico and Colorado: Chapter 6 in Geology and Oil and Gas Assessment of the Fruitland Total Petroleum System, San Juan Basin, New Mexico and Colorado

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    Ridgley, J.L.; Condon, S.M.; Hatch, J.R.

    2013-01-01

    The Fruitland Total Petroleum System (TPS) of the San Juan Basin Province includes all genetically related hydrocarbons generated from coal beds and organic-rich shales in the Cretaceous Fruitland Formation. Coal beds are considered to be the primary source of the hydrocarbons. Potential reservoir rocks in the Fruitland TPS consist of the Upper Cretaceous Pictured Cliffs Sandstone, Fruitland Formation (both sandstone and coal beds), and the Farmington Sandstone Member of the Kirtland Formation, and the Tertiary Ojo Alamo Sandstone, and Animas, Nacimiento, and San Jose Formations.

  12. BioLabVirtual, Ferramenta de apoio pedagógico ao ensino de Neurociências

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    Fonseca, Graziany Thiago

    2008-01-01

    Este trabalho apresenta uma abordagem alternativa ao ensino convencional, através da proposta, implementação e teste abrangente de um sistema online para educação à distância interdisciplinar em Neurociências, focalizando a Neuroanatomia e a Neurofisiologia celular. Este sistema apresenta arquitetura simples, usando configurações comuns de software e hardware, possibilitando conexão de alta velocidade e recursos antivírus. O material didático disponibilizado envolve animações, ...

  13. Un análisis conductual en Millenials usuarios de telefonía móvil

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    García Lirios, Cruz; Hernández Romero, Guillermina; Hernández, Jorge

    2017-01-01

    Grosso modo, el uso del móvil es resultado de un proceso de identidad, utilidad, riesgo y actitud a favor de la tecnología celular, pero la ausencia de un modelo integral en el que se observen los ejes y las trayectorias de relaciones de dependencia entre las variables esgrimidas en el estado de la cuestión anima la presente investigación, la cual llevó a cabo un estudio documental con una selección muestral no probabilística de fuentes indexadas a repositorios nacionales, considerando el año...

  14. Hacia un proyecto de vida a partir del proyecto constructivo

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    Cremaschi, Gustavo; Marsili, Luciana

    2014-01-01

    La población de las cárceles bonaerenses, hoy es del orden de las 25000 personas. Mayoritariamente está compuesta por jóvenes con escasa instrucción, poca o nula experiencia laboral, muy pobres, con orígenes familiares complejos, y casi sin excepción con proyecciones muy cortoplacistas de su vida. En particular la idea de la libertad, que anima a la totalidad de la población, pocas veces es correspondida con un proyecto tangible y real. En este panorama la idea de conseguir un trabajo digno p...

  15. La viande biologique, un produit paradoxal ?

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    Anzalone, Guilhem

    2017-01-01

    International audience; La viande fait partie de ces objets qui occupent une position particulière à mi-chemin « entre nature et industrie 1 ». En effet, la chair animale n'est pas par nature un bien de consommation dans le sens où elle n'a pas été initialement produite dans ce but : en tant que muscle, elle fait d'abord partie du développement physique d'un animal vivant. Sa dimension naturelle est travaillée par des processus techniques, économiques et sociaux par lesquels de la chair anima...

  16. Alfonso X y el teatro medieval castellano

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    Humberto López Morales

    1991-01-01

    En la primera de las Partidas de Alfonso X se encuentra una ley que prohíbe a los clérigos participar en los juegos de escarnio, asistir a ellos en calidad de espectadores o que se celebren en las iglesias, y en cambio les anima a intervenir en representaciones piadosas y edificantes, aunque con algunas restricciones. La postura que casi sin excepción han tomado los estudiosos e historiadores de nuestro teatro medieval ha sido la de otorgar a este texto carácter de prueba fehaciente de la exi...

  17. Desenvolvimento de competências em literacia de informação e pensamento crítico: um mosaico de ideias em torno do trabalho colaborativo em contextos escolar e universitário

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    Carvalho, Maria Margarida Melo de; Morais, Teresa Maria

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    Neste artigo pretendemos caracterizar e descrever um projeto experimental de colaboração entre duas bibliotecas (Escolar e Universitária) a desenvolver ao longo do ano letivo 2017-2018 em Vila Real. Considerando que as bibliotecas são a anima das escolas e das universidades, que apoiam as organizações através da partilha de recursos, de conhecimentos e de competências às comunidades envolventes, estas devem desenvolver estratégias e ferramentas de trabalho que contribuam proactivamente para o...

  18. Objeto de aprendizagem como ferramenta de modelagem computacional exploratÃria aplicada ao ensino de fÃsica

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    Francisco Herbert Lima Vasconcelos

    2008-01-01

    Pesquisas em InformÃtica Educativa demonstram novas possibilidades no desenvolvimento e na aprendizagem de conceitos fÃsicos mediados por ambientes computacionais. Recursos como a simulaÃÃo e a animaÃÃo interativa permitem aos alunos uma melhor construÃÃo de conceitos e novas formas de representaÃÃo mental do modelo fÃsico explorado. Dentre os ambientes computacionais desenvolvidos atualmente, destacam-se os Objetos de Aprendizagem (OA). Apenas a utilizaÃÃo de tais recursos nÃo...

  19. Mixtum compositum: oniric image in the analytical treatment of a Transsexual FtM

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    Mario Gullì

    2014-12-01

    Full Text Available The aim of this paper is to analyze the process of individuation of a transsexual female to male using the dream analysis in Jungian perspectives. The dreams were amplified using fairy-tales, alchemy, and archetypes theory. After a description of some dreams of the beginning of therapy it was suggest that was symbolized image of androgynous as representation of emersion of the archetypes of Anima and Animus and the integration of this image can facilitated individuation process and Self constellation. It seems that take place in a dream with a Self image confirming that analytical process can facilitate personal growth and the integration between consciousness and unconsciousness.

  20. Figure del desiderio: l'amore fra distruzione e sublime

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    Mabel Franzone

    2005-03-01

    Full Text Available Attraverso due racconti di Cortázar, l'analisi di due figure del desiderio ci permette esplorare due estremi seguendo una verticalità. La distruzione, doppio tenebroso della nostra anima, ci rivela un erotismo legato alla morte e al desiderio morboso di possedere l'Altro; il suo contraltare è un'ascesa vertiginosa accompagnata da un godimento estetico, dall'amore sublime prossimo all'esperienza mistica che si concluderà con una discesa progressiva e nel rispetto di questo Altro. La creazione letteraria si presenta come uno sfogo alle nostre angosce, che sono anche una sorta d'espressione dell'erotismo.

  1. Taxonomic review of the genus Chamaemelum Miller (Asteraceae in the Iberian peninsula and the Balearic lslands

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    Benedí i González, Carles

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    Full Text Available A taxonomic review of the genus Chamaemelum Miller (Asteraceae in the Iberian peninsula and the Balearic Islands is carried out. Two changes in nomenclature are proposed: Chamaemelum nobile ( L. All. forma discoideum (Willk. comb. & stat. nov. and C. fuscatum (Brot. Vasc. forma minor (Hoffmanns. & Link comb. & stat. nov. For each taxon the correct name as well as the corresponding synonyms are given. A dichotomic key of the recognized taxa and a list of the herharium sheets studied are provided.

    Se realiza una revisión taxonómica del género Chamaemelum Miller (Asteraceae en la Península Ibérica e Islas Baleares. Se proponen dos cambios nomenclaturles: Chamaemelum nobile (L. All. forma discoideum (Willk. comb. & stat. nov. y C. fuscatum (Brot. Vasc. forma minor (Hoffmanns. & Link comb. & stat. nov. Para cada taxon se da el nombre correcto, así como las correspondientes sinonimias. Se adjunta una clave dicotómica de los táxones reconocidos y una relación de los testimonios de herbario estudiados.

  2. The Incorporation of Bunchukovogo Partnership in Part of Service and Social Elite of the Russian Empire in the last third of the XVIII century

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    Irina I. Kryvosheia

    2016-12-01

    Full Text Available The article is devoted to the highest stratum of сossack neuryadovoy officership of Left-Bank Ukraine – bunchukovym comrades. The special attention is given to the process of incorporation of bunchukovogo partnership in the service and social elite of the Russian Empire. During the last decades of the Cossack statehood bunchukovye comrades gradually turned into military and civilian high-level officials. In the 1780th they got the rights of the Russian nobility. The paper also presents data on the number of bunchukovyh comrades in the Cossack regiments in the early 1780s and indicated how many of them were in the civil state service in Kyiv, Chernihiv and Novgorod-Siversky governorships (namestnichestva in 1782–1796. The authors concluded that social and official status of bunchukovoe comrades in the XVIII century was very high. This is recognized even by representatives of the Russian administration in the Ukrainian lands. This contributed to the fact that for bunchukovymi comrades were enshrined rights of the nobility of the Russian Empire, and in the public service they occupied mid-level positions. They received in this case ranks of collegiate assessor.

  3. La incorporación de la nobleza al alto clero en el reino de Castilla durante la Baja Edad Media

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    Díaz Ibáñez, Jorge

    2005-12-01

    Full Text Available In this article we study how a lot of clergymen members of the castillan nobility joined, between 13th and 15th centuries, to the high ecclesiastical hierarchy of the kingdom, mainly to the Episcopacy and chapters of the cathedrals, where there will be clergymen proceeding from low nobility and also from high noble families like Manrique, Carrillo, Fonseca, Mendoza, Albornoz, Gómez de Toledo, Guzman or Luna.

    En este artículo se estudia cómo muchos clérigos procedentes de la nobleza castellana alcanzaron entre los siglos XIII y XIV la más alta jerarquía eclesiástica del reino, sobre todo dentro del episcopado y en los cabildos catedralicios, donde habrá tanto clérigos procedentes de la baja y mediana nobleza como de grandes linajes tales como los Manrique, Carrillo, Fonseca, Mendoza, Albornoz, Gómez de Toledo, Guzman o Luna.

  4. Early medieval stone-lined graves in Southern Germany: analysis of an emerging noble class.

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    Rott, Andreas; Turner, Nils; Scholz, Ulrike; von Heyking, Kristin; Immler, Franziska; Peters, Joris; Haberstroh, Jochen; Harbeck, Michaela

    2017-04-01

    Stone-lined graves, which first appear in Bavarian territory during the 7 th century AD, are assumed to be tombs of emerging nobility. While previous research on stone-lined grave goods supports their status as elite burials, an important factor defining nobility-kinship-has not been examined so far. Morphological analysis of the commingled skeletal remains of 21 individuals from three archaeological sites was carried out. Radiocarbon dating was conducted on these individuals to gain information on usage intervals of these graves. To test whether stone-lined graves can be considered family graves, analyses of mitochondrial HVR I, Y-chromosomal and autosomal STRs were carried out. Morphological examination revealed a surplus of males buried in stone-lined graves and radiocarbon dating points to usage of the tombs for several generations. According to aDNA analysis, kinship can be assumed both between and within stone-lined graves. Taken together, these results hint at burials of family members with high social status being inhumed at the same site, in some cases even the same grave, for several generations. They also suggest, for the first time, that an early medieval linear cemetery was structured according to biological kinship. © 2017 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.

  5. Het blazoen ontsmet. Adellijke heraldiek als toe-eigening van eer en deugd, 1550-1750

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    L. Duerloo

    2008-01-01

    Full Text Available Purified Blazons: Noble Heraldry as the Appropriation of Honour and Virtue, 1550-1750Noblemen were the most important users of heraldry in the Middle Ages, yet they did not enjoy a monopoly on bearing coats of arms nor did they employ a distinct heraldic language. All of this changed towards the end of the sixteenth century. Taking its cue from heraldic treatises, the nobility appropriated exclusive heraldic rights by law. In the Habsburg Netherlands, they obtained the prerogative to use external ornaments around their shields. In other regions, the noble quest for distinction could lead to anything from a total ban on non-noble arms to restrictions on the display of certain external ornaments. The interplay between state formation and the relative share of the nobility in the total population seems to have determined the outcome of this process. At the same time, the symbolism of noble arms became distinct from that of other groups of armigers. The noble shield lost its direct – often canting – message and became a mirror of the privileged status of the bearer. Henceforth, it was not the personal achievements of the individual, but the honour and virtue of the noble estate that dictated heraldic compositions.

  6. NILAI-NILAI TOLERANSI ISLAM DI NEGARA KEBANGSAAN INDONESIA DALAM PERSPEKTIF AKSIOLOGI

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    Jirzanah Jirzanah

    2013-04-01

    Full Text Available Islamic values are expected to be a barrier to excessive nationalistic. Analysis on Islamic values and tolerance from the point of view of axiology is important, because Islam is not just giving nature a noble and religious attitudes, but also respect for moral rules and actions. Axiological analysis is done by placing the basic Islamic values, moral norms and principles of the nation state in an universal hierarchy values. The purpose of this article is to formulate a reflective relevance of Islamic values and tolerance for the development of the nation state. The basic values of Islamic law according to the Quran is a religious and humanity values particularly noble mind. The law of God is a source of values to humanity values and the state of moral principles. Humanity values especially nobility mind formed the basic of freedom of thought and will. Nobility mind basic to foster unity, cooperation, freedom, democracy, and justice. Islamic teachings of tolerance are very relevant to the Indonesian nation state principle. Islam teaches religious nature and noble attitude, the attitude of respect for moral rules and actions. Tolerant teachings of Islam comes from religious values and universal humanities, so do not know the theory, attitudes, and practices that are based on violence and coercion in the field of divinity, politics, and economics.

  7. Opstand adelt? De rechtvaardiging van het politieke verzet van de adel in de Vlaamse Opstand (1482-1492

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    Jelle Haemers

    2008-01-01

    Full Text Available Can a Revolt be Ennobling? Justification of the Political Opposition of the Nobility during the Flemish Revolt (1482-1492This article analyses the political ideas of the late mediaeval nobility. In 1491, Archduke Maximilian of Austria accused three noblemen, Louis of Bruges, Adolf of Cleves and his son Philip, of lese majesty. The pleas made by the above-mentioned noblemen in this particular case are used to reconstruct their political ideology. The three noblemen maintained that service to the sovereign was one the most noble virtues of a nobleman, but they also considered that this political service had to be reciprocal. Using customary law, judicial treatises and political practices, they argued that the sovereign was the keystone of the political order, as long as he obtained advice from the noblemen when setting out his policies. He was also not allowed to violate any laws, traditions or privileges. These ideas had a long history in mediaeval political thought, and they would continue to dominate sixteenth-century society.

  8. Microstructure influence on corrosion behavior of a Fe–Cr–V–N tool alloy studied by SEM/EDS, scanning Kelvin force microscopy and electrochemical measurement

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    Sababi, Majid; Ejnermark, Sebastian; Andersson, Jörgen; Claesson, Per M.; Pan, Jinshan

    2013-01-01

    Highlights: ► Localized corrosion of a new N-based tool alloy (Fe–Cr–V–N) has been studied. ► One-pass mode of scanning Kelvin force microscopy (KFM) was used in the study. ► The focus was on correlation between microstructure and localized corrosion. - Abstract: Microstructure influence on corrosion behavior of an N-based tool alloy (Fe–Cr–V–N) has been studied. Electron microscopy analysis showed two types of hard phases in the alloy. One-pass mode scanning Kelvin force microscopy (KFM) was used to investigate relative nobility of the hard phases. Volta potential mapping indicates higher nobility for the hard phases than the alloy matrix, and, the V- and N-rich particles exhibit the highest Volta potential. Post-polarization analysis by SEM revealed localized dissolution initiated in matrix regions adjacent to hard phase particles, and the boundary region surrounding the Cr- and Mo-rich particles is more prone to localized corrosion.

  9. Русско-турецкие войны и образование Бессарабской области (1812-1822: политика автономии и колонизация

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    Victor Taki

    2013-12-01

    Full Text Available In the first decade following the annexation of Bessarabia, the Russian authorities simoultaneously pursued two different approaches without fully realizing their contradictions. On the one hand, they sought to win support of the Bessarabian nobility by recognizing their land titles in the former Hotin reaya and proclaiming local autonomy based on the law of the land. On the other hand, they sought to colonize the underpopulated lands of Southern Bessarabia by inviting transdanubian Bulgarians and other ethnic groups. Although both approaches envisioned the transformation of the new province into a new homeland for the co-religionist Balkan peoples, their combination provoked social tensions between the the Bessarabian landowners and the colonists. The paper argues that the prolonged conflict between the two groups ultimately illustrates the uncertainty of Bessarabia’s status in the political geography of the Russian empire during the first decades after 1812. While the regime of the nobility-based Bessarabian autonomy was not unlike various schemes of indirect rule adopted in Russia’s Western borderlands, the invitation of colonists continued the colonization policies characteristic of New Russia. In this respect, the placement of the province under the jurisdiction of the governor-general of New Russia in 1822 emphasized colonization at the expense of local autonomy and prepared the abolition of the latter in 1828.

  10. Detection of secondary phases in duplex stainless steel by magnetic force microscopy and scanning Kelvin probe force microscopy

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    Ramírez-Salgado, J. [Instituto Mexicano del Petróleo, Dirección de Investigación y Posgrado, Eje Central Norte Lázaro Cárdenas, No. 152, 07730 D.F., México (Mexico); Domínguez-Aguilar, M.A., E-mail: madoming@imp.mx [Instituto Mexicano del Petróleo, Dirección de Investigación y Posgrado, Eje Central Norte Lázaro Cárdenas, No. 152, 07730 D.F., México (Mexico); Castro-Domínguez, B. [University of Tokyo, Department of Chemical System Engineering, Faculty of Engineering Bldg. 5, 7F 722, 7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113–8656 (Japan); Hernández-Hernández, P. [Instituto Mexicano del Petróleo, Dirección de Investigación y Posgrado, Eje Central Norte Lázaro Cárdenas, No. 152, 07730 D.F., México (Mexico); Newman, R.C. [University of Toronto, Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry, 200 College Street, Toronto M5S 3E5 (Canada)

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    The secondary phase transformations in a commercial super duplex stainless steel were investigated by micro-chemical analyses and high resolution scanning probe microscopy. Energy dispersive X-ray and electron probe detected ferrite and austenite as well as secondary phases in unetched aged duplex stainless steel type 25Cr-7Ni-3Mo. Volta potential indicated that nitride and sigma appeared more active than ferrite, while secondary austenite and austenite presented a nobler potential. Reversal order in nobility is thought to be attributable to the potential ranking provided by oxide nature diversity as a result of secondary phase surface compositions on steel. After eutectoid transformation, secondary austenite was detected by electron probe microanalysis, whereas atomic force microscopy distinguished this phase from former austenite by image contrast. Magnetic force microscopy revealed a “ghosted” effect on the latter microstructure probably derived from metal memory reminiscence of mechanical polishing at passivity and long range magnetic forces of ferrite phase. - Highlights: • Nobility detection of secondary phases by SKPFM in DSS particles is not a straightforward procedure. • As Volta potential and contrast are not always consistent SKPFM surface oxides is thought played an important role in detection. • AFM distinguished secondary austenite from former austenite by image contrast though SEM required EPMA.

  11. The Role that Religious Festivities Have in Society and Ideology: Local Identity, Social Control and Instrument of Domination

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    José Fernando Domene Verdú

    2017-08-01

    Full Text Available This article attempts to answer the question: what role have religious and patroness festivities in society, now and throughout history? They belong to what is called popular religiosity, are utilitarian —because they were used as a solution to natural and epidemic calamities— and are mainly a symbol of local or regional identity. But besides this, they have always had a social and ideological role, which can be summarized as maintaining the established social order, mainly by making that a part of the population identifies itself with the Crown and the ruling aristocracy. The parallel between God, the Virgin and the saints with the kings, feudal lords and members of the nobility in general favored that the same attitudes of obedience and submission that common people had toward the religious figures, they also had them to the social ruling figures (the nobility, the clergy and the subsequent absolute monarchy. Therefore, religious festivities (Easter, Christmas, Kings and, especially, the patron-saints’ festivities were the most suitable cultural event to promote that the common people adopt these attitudes towards religious figures and, indirectly, also towards the civilian ones.

  12. Corrosion behavior in high-temperature pressurized water of Zircaloy-4 joints brazed with Zr-Cu-based amorphous filler alloys

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    Lee, Jung Gu; Lee, Gyoung-Ja; Park, Jin-Ju; Lee, Min-Ku

    2017-01-01

    The compositional effects of ternary Zr-Cu-X (X: Al, Fe) amorphous filler alloys on galvanic corrosion susceptibility in high-temperature pressurized water were investigated for Zircaloy-4 brazed joints. Through an Al-induced microgalvanic reaction that deteriorated the overall nobility of the joint, application of the Zr-Cu-Al filler alloy caused galvanic coupling to develop readily between the Al-bearing joint and the Al-free base metal, finally leading to massive localized corrosion of the joint. Contrastingly, joints prepared with a Zr-Cu-Fe filler alloy showed excellent corrosion resistance comparable to that of the Zircaloy-4 base metal, since the Cu and Fe elements forming fine intermetallic particles with Zr did not influence the electrochemical stability of the resultant joints. The present results demonstrate that Fe is a more suitable alloying element than Al for brazing filler alloys subjected to high-temperature corrosive environments. - Highlights: •Corrosion of Zircaloy-4 joints brazed with Zr-Cu-X filler alloys was investigated. •Alloyed Al deteriorated the overall nobility of joints by microgalvanic reaction. •Compositional gradient of Al in joints was the driving force for galvanic corrosion. •Cu and Fe did not influence the electrochemical stability of joints. •Zr-Cu-Fe filler alloy yielded excellent high-temperature corrosion resistance.

  13. From the local fueros to the Valencia’s Fuero in the Context of the Feudal Society Instauration Process at the 13th Century in the Reign of Valencia

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    Enric GUINOT RODRÍGUEZ

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    Full Text Available This paper analyzes the process of changing local laws (fueros to a territorial law (fuero in the context of the new kingdom of Valencia created in 1240 by King James I. Following the tradition of Catalonia and Aragon, also in Valencia the crown and nobility initially organized the repopulation based on different local fueros: Sepúlveda, Zaragoza, Daroca, Teruel, Fontana, costum de Lleida or costum/fuero of Valencia. But from 1245, the monarchy drove the territorial law (fuero of Valencia, which has traditionally been interpreted as a political reason for confrontation between Catalan and Aragonese populators. Our study explains how the Fuero of Zaragoza/Aragon was limited during the 13th Century to a few seigneuries, and how widespread the Fuero of Valencia. Thus, the conflict between the nobility of Aragonese origin to the public power (monarchy and citizens began when the first courts of 1261 approved extending the Fuero of Valencia as a territorial law for the new kingdom.

  14. La ciencia del alma en IBN Bayya (Avempace

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    Lomba, Joaquín

    2007-01-01

    Full Text Available El objetivo de este trabajo es la interpretación de del más importante aspecto de la filosofía de Ibn Bayya (Avempace a base de la lectura de su Kitab al nafs, primer comentario del De anima de Aristóteles en Occidente. Este estudio sobre el alma es, para Avempace, constituye la principal ciencia porque sin el análisis de la propia alma es imposible conocer el resto de las ciencias y del mundo. Este autor, en todas sus obras encentra el ideal del filósofo y del hombre sabio, sobre todo, en la progresiva desmaterialización de toda su vida. Este objetivo se obtiene mediante el transcendeer de tres formas de vida, concretamente, las formas materiales, el primer nivel espiritual y, por fin, el segundo nivel espiritual. La culminación de este itinerario es alcanzar el segundo nivel espiritual, concretamente, la unión con el Intelecto Agente mediante un misticismo espiritual o «amor Dei intellectualis». Los materiales básicos de esta filosofía están conteniddos en este comentario al aristotélico al De anima

  15. Hydrology of coal-lease areas near Durango, Colorado

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    Brooks, Tom

    1985-01-01

    The U.S. Bureau of Land Management leases Federal lands and minerals for coal mining near Durango, Colorado. This report addresses the hydrologic suitability of those lands for coal leasing; the report describes the general hydrology of the Durango area and, more specifically, the hydrology of the Stollsteimer Creek study area 32 miles east of the Durango and the Hay Gulch study area, 12 miles southwest of Durango. The most productive aquifers in the Durango study area are Quaternary alluvium and the tertiary Animas Formation. Water wells completed in alluvium typically yield 5 to 20 gallons/min; wells completed is the Animas Formation yield as much as 50 gallons/min. Water quality in these aquifers is variable, but it generally is suitable for domestic use. The coal-bearing Cretaceous Fruitland and Menefee Formations are mined by surface methods at the Chimney Rock Mine in the Stollsteimer Creek study area and by underground methods at the National King Coal Mine in the Hay Gulch study area. Effects of surface mining in the Stollsteimer Creek area are: (1) Dewatering of an alluvial aquifer; and (2) Local degradation of alluvium water quality by spoil-pile effluent. Effects of underground mining in the Hay Gulch area are: (1) Introduction of water with greater dissolved-solids concentrations into the upper Hay Gulch alluvium from mine runoff; (2) Subsidence fracturing which could dewater streams and the alluvial aquifer. (USGS)

  16. Insulin pump failures in Italian children with Type 1 diabetes: retrospective 1-year cohort study.

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    Rabbone, I; Minuto, N; Bonfanti, R; Marigliano, M; Cerutti, F; Cherubini, V; d'Annunzio, G; Frongia, A P; Iafusco, D; Ignaccolo, G; Lombardo, F; Schiaffini, R; Toni, S; Tumini, S; Zucchini, S; Pistorio, A; Scaramuzza, A E

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    Insulin pump failure and/or malfunction requiring replacement have not been thoroughly investigated. This study evaluated pump replacement in children and adolescents with Type 1 diabetes using insulin pump therapy. Data were collected for all participants younger than 19 years, starting insulin pump therapy before 31 December 2013. For each child, age, disease duration, date of insulin pump therapy initiation, insulin pump model, failure/malfunction/replacement yes/no and reason were considered for the year 2013. Data were returned by 40 of 43 paediatric centres belonging to the Diabetes Study Group of the Italian Society of Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology. In total, 1574 of 11 311 (13.9%) children and adolescents with Type 1 diabetes were using an insulin pump: 29.2% Animas VIBE ™ , 9.4% Medtronic MiniMed 715/515 ™ , 34.3% Medtronic MiniMed VEO ™ , 24.3% Accu-Check Spirit Combo ™ and 2.8% other models. In 2013, 0.165 insulin pump replacements per patient-year (11.8% due to pump failure/malfunction and 4.7% due to accidental damage) were recorded. Animas VIBE ™ (22.1%) and Medtronic MiniMed VEO ™ (17.7%) were the most replaced. In a large cohort of Italian children and adolescents with Type 1 diabetes, insulin pump failure/malfunction and consequent replacement are aligned with rates previously reported and higher in more sophisticated pump models. © 2016 Diabetes UK.

  17. O QUE É E QUEM FAZ CIÊNCIA? IMAGENS SOBRE A ATIVIDADE CIENTÍFICA DIVULGADAS EM FILMES DE ANIMAÇÃO INFANTIL

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    Aline Luiza Tomazi

    Full Text Available Caracterizar as imagens de ciência e de cientista veiculadas em filmes de animação infantil - a fim de contribuir na discussão de alternativas didáticas para educação científica de crianças - é o objetivo desta pesquisa. Para tal, foram selecionados e analisados filmes desse gênero que contivessem mencionadas, em sua sinopse, as palavras ciência, cientista, laboratório, experimento, pesquisa, pesquisadores, investigação/lógica científica, invenção e inventor.Concluiu-se que os filmes trazem estereótipos sobre a ciência e que podem servir como alternativa didática desde que tenham como suporte uma discussão crítica sobre as concepções transmitidas. Sistematizou-se, também, um roteiro de observação com critérios que subsidiem o professor na análise do conteúdo dos filmes de animação infantil em relação às imagens da atividade científica que apresentam.

  18. Availability and chemical characteristics of ground water in central La Plata County, Colorado

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    Brogden, R.E.; Giles, T.F.

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    The central part of La Plata County, Colo., has undergone rapid population growth in recent years. This growth has resulted in an increased demand for information for additional domestic, industrial, and municipal water supplies. A knowledge of the occurrence of ground water will permit a more efficient allocation of the resource. Aquifers in central La Plata County include: alluvium, Animas Formation of Quaternary and Tertiary age, Fruitland Formation, Pictured Cliffs Sandstone, three formations of the Mesa Verde Group, the Mancos Shale, Dakota Sandstone, Morrison Formation of Cretaceous and Jurassic age, and undifferentiated formations. Well yields generally are low, usually less than 25 gallons per minute. However, higher yields, 25 to 50 gallons per minute may be found locally in aquifers in the alluvium and the Animas Formation. The quality of water from the aquifers is dependent on rock type. Most of the water is a calcium bicarbonate type. However, aquifers that are predominantly fine-grained or contain interbeds of shale may contain sodium bicarbonate type water. The dissolution of minerals in the coal beds, which are present in the Mesa Verde Group and the Dakota Sandstone, can contribute high concentrations of iron, sulfate, and chloride to ground water. (Woodard-USGS)

  19. Evaluation of geothermal potential of Rio Grande rift and Basin and Range province, New Mexico. Final technical report, January 1, 1977-May 31, 1978

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    Callender, J.F.

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    A study was made of the geological, geochemical and geophysical characteristics of potential geothermal areas in the Rio Grande rift and Basin and Range province of New Mexico. Both regional and site-specific information is presented. Data was collected by: (1) reconnaissance and detailed geologic mapping, emphasizing Neogene stratigraphy and structure; (2) petrologic studies of Neogene igneous rocks; (3) radiometric age-dating; (4) geochemical surveying, including regional and site-specific water chemistry, stable isotopic analyses of thermal waters, whole-rock and mineral isotopic studies, and whole-rock chemical analyses; and (5) detailed geophysical surveys, using electrical, gravity and magnetic techniques, with electrical resistivity playing a major role. Regional geochemical water studies were conducted for the whole state. Integrated site-specific studies included the Animas Valley, Las Cruces area (Radium Springs and Las Alturas Estates), Truth or Consequences region, the Albuquerque basin, the San Ysidro area, and the Abiquiu-Ojo Caliente region. The Animas Valley and Las Cruces areas have the most significant geothermal potential of the areas studied. The Truth or Consequences and Albuquerque areas need further study. The San Ysidro and Abiquiu-Ojo Caliente regions have less significant geothermal potential. 78 figs., 16 tabs.

  20. Parque Verde do Mondego: gestão e uso público

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    Yuli Della Volpi

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    Full Text Available O presente artigo se refere a um estudo de caso que teve como recorte espacial o Parque Verde do Mondego, localizado às margens do Rio Mondego, na cidade de Coimbra, em Portugal. A pesquisa teve como objetivo compreender a gestão da área e o uso público do espaço. Para tanto, realizou-se, inicialmente, uma pesquisa bibliográfica e documental; em seguida, foram feitas diversas visitas ao parque e, por fim, uma entrevista com o responsável pela administração do local. Pôde-se, por meio do estudo, compreender o processo de criação do Parque Verde do Mondego, sua concessão para as empresas privadas, realizada por meio de concursos públicos, e seu uso pela população da cidade de Coimbra. Foram verificados ainda a carência de atividades de animação sociocultural na área – embora exista na cidade de Coimbra um curso de graduação em Animação Socioeducativa –, os conflitos existentes entre setor público e privado, além de determinados problemas que atingem atualmente o parque, como as inundações causadas pelas cheias do Rio Mondego.

  1. Tomás de Aquino: filosofia e pedagogia = Thomas Aquinas:philosophy and pedagogy

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    Luiz Jean Lauand

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    Full Text Available O artigo discute a conexão ente filosofia e educação em Tomás de Aquino. Em sua antropologia filosófica, destacam-se três aspectos de grande atualidade para a educação hoje: a valorização da matéria no ser do homem, a primazia da virtude da prudência entre as virtudes cardeais e a philosophia negativa (e theologia negativa. A intrínseca união entre espírito e matéria, anima forma corporis tem também importantes consequências pedagógicas, tanto para a educação intelectual quanto para a moral. E está na base de seu De prudentia, que pressupõe também sua perspectiva negativa.This article discusses the connection between philosophy and education in Thomas Aquinas. In his Philosophical Anthropology there are three aspects very important for education today: the affirmation of matter as an essential in human being, the primacy of prudentia over the cardinal virtues and his philosophia negativa (and theologia negativa. The intrinsec union spirit-matter, anima forma corporis has important pedagogical consequences, both in intellectual and in moral education. And it is the basis for his Treatise On Prudence, which presupposes his negative perspective too.

  2. Para assistir aos vilões Disney: abjeção e heteronormatividade em “A Pequena Sereia”

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    Caynnã de Camargo Santos

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    Full Text Available Compreendendo a cultura midiática como um dos principais espaços contemporâneos de (reprodução de sentidos acerca dos mais variados âmbitos da vida social, a partir dos quais são estruturados procedimentos de controle e exclusão de corpos, ideias e comportamentos, o presente trabalho objetiva desvelar e analisar criticamente a sutil estratégia discursiva empregada em filmes de animação dos Estúdios Disney, estratégia essa que cumpre em reiterar a “normalidade” das formas de identificação por gênero hegemônicas a partir da abjeção de identidades desviantes. Para tanto, empreendemos uma análise sociocultural da vilã Úrsula, de A Pequena Sereia (1989, valendo-nos de aspectos metodológicos próprios à semiótica e à Análise Crítica do Discurso. Mediante uma leitura informada pelos Estudos Culturais e pela Teoria Queer, observamos que o padrão de representação mobilizado na animação veicula uma implícita avaliação negativa das formas de ser e agir que frustram o binarismo heteronormativo, associando-as inequivocamente com crueldade e ganância.

  3. Illustration of a fingerprinting method to isolate Gold King ...

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    Detecting the Gold King Mine metals as the release plume passed was difficult once it entered the San Juan River on August 8, 2015. Plume metals concentrations were relatively low after 200 km of travel and deposition in the Animas River while background concentrations of the same metals were high due to high sediment load in the San Juan River. A metal fingerprinting technique was used to isolate metals in the Gold King release from background using the measured concentrations of the 23 TAL metals (Metal/Cynaide Target Analyte List) available with most water samples. The method associates the concentration of trace metals to that of aluminum or iron as representative of the dominant metals in the geologic substrate. Metal concentrations can be plotted together, as in Figure 1A, or the ratio can be computed for each sample for use as a value, such as plotted in time in Figure 1B. The correlation technique allowed maximum use of typically available water sample data to isolate Gold King metals as contaminants within the varying background concentrations associated with the natural sediments of the San Juan River. To be presented at the New Mexico Water Institute Symposium, 2nd Annual Conference on Environmental Conditionsof the Animas and San Juan Watersheds with Emphasis on Gold King Mine and Other Mine Waste Issues.

  4. Active corrosion protection of AA2024 by sol-gel coatings with corrosion inhibitors =

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    Yasakau, Kiryl

    industriais mostraram que estes novos revestimentos sao compativeis com os esquemas de pintura convencionais actualmente em uso. A estabilidade e o prazo de validade das formulacoes foram optimizados modificando a temperatura de armazenamento e a quantidade de agua usada durante a sintese. As formulacoes sol-gel foram dopadas com os inibidores seleccionados durante a primeira etapa e as propriedades anticorrosivas passivas e activas dos revestimentos obtidos foram estudadas numa terceira etapa do trabalho. Os resultados comprovam a influencia dos inibidores nas propriedades anticorrosivas dos revestimentos sol-gel. Em alguns casos a accao activa dos inibidores combinou-se com a proteccao passiva dada pelo revestimento mas noutros casos tera ocorrido interaccao quimica entre o inibidor e a matriz de sol-gel, de onde resultou a perda de propriedades protectoras do sistema combinado. Atendendo aos problemas provocados pela adicao directa dos inibidores na formulacao sol-gel procurou-se, numa quarta etapa, formas alternativas de incorporacao. Na primeira, produziu-se uma camada de titania nanoporosa na superficie da liga metalica que serviu de reservatorio para os inibidores. O revestimento sol-gel foi aplicado por cima da camada nanoporosa. Os inibidores armazenados nos poros actuam quando o substrato fica exposto ao ambiente agressivo. Numa segunda, os inibidores foram armazenados em nano-reservatorios de silica ou em nanoargilas (halloysite), os quais foram revestidos por polielectrolitos montados camada a camada. A terceira alternativa consistiu no uso de nano-fios de molibdato de cerio amorfo como inibidores anticorrosivos nanoparticulados. Os nano-reservatorios foram incorporados durante a sintese do sol-gel. Qualquer das abordagens permitiu eliminar o efeito negativo do inibidor sobre a estabilidade da matriz do sol-gel. Os revestimentos sol-gel desenvolvidos neste trabalho apresentaram proteccao anticorrosiva activa e capacidade de auto-reparacao. Os resultados obtidos

  5. Coesão e diversificação: os descendentes da nobreza na França, no final do século XX

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    Monique de Saint Martin

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    Full Text Available Como analisar um antigo grupo, o dos descendentes da nobreza, inventado e reinventado diversas vezes no curso de sua história, suprimido da Constituição e a seguir reabilitado de modo mais ou menos visível, e que, na França, bem como em outros países, não cessa de se desagregar? Como pensar a extrema diversidade e a unidade relativa desse conjunto, das quais é preciso também indagar se são ou não fictícias? Mais, talvez, que os recursos simbólicos comuns, o que contribui para a manutenção de uma forma de coesão é a densidade das relações e das trocas de toda sorte entre eles. Mas essa coesão tende a tornar-se cada vez mais difícil. No atual estado da pesquisa, parece que os descendentes da nobreza não podem ser analisados como um corpo nem como um grupo relativo ­ ainda que essas interpretações mereçam atenção ­, e sim como um espaço, sob condição de que se examine a dinâmica e os processos que o atravessam.How should one analyze the descendants of the nobility in France? This ancient group has been invented and re-invented many times along its history. The Constitution suppressed it, then later on it was quite visibly rehabilitated, and it is always becoming disaggregated, in France as well as in other countries. How should one approach both this group's extreme diversity and its relative unity, which also have to be questioned as to their fictitiousness? Maybe the dense relationships and exchanges of all sorts between the descendants of the nobility contribute to the maintenance of some form of cohesion more than the symbolic resources they have in common. But this cohesion is becoming ever more difficult. At the present moment of the research, it seems that the descendants of the nobility cannot be analyzed neither as a body nor as a relative group ­ even though these interpretations deserve attention ­ but rather as a space, as long as the dynamism and the processes that crosscut it are analyzed as well.

  6. Pedro Ventura de Puga, último señor de la Casa de Fontefiz

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    Leirós de la Peña, Paz

    2007-12-01

    Full Text Available This paper is based on documentation from Casa de Fontefiz kept in the AHPOR. The documents cover the period from the sixteenth to nineteenth century and provide information about the patrimony of the house, its social position and the political activities of Pedro Ventura de Puga during the firts half of the nineteenth century. The first part is focused on the origin and evolution of patrimony, way of living, nobility abuses (including social and sexual aspects, and the difficulties to keep the social status. In the second part, Pedro Ventura plays the main role: his participation in the War of Independence and the building of the liberal state. He is a relevant character to undestand the adaptation of nobility to an age of political changes and social ad economical survivals. The defense of the constitution and his participation in the liberal regime is compatible with the maintenance of a economy based on the collection of taxes and nobility titles. Pedro Ventura is politically registered as a moderate liberalist.

    Este trabajo está basado en la documentación de la Casa de Fontefiz, conservada en al AHPOR. Los documentos abarcan desde el siglo XVI al XIX y nos aportan información sobre el patrimonio de la Casa, su posición social y las actividades políticas de Pedro Ventura de Puga en la primera mitad del siglo XIX. La primera parte se centra en el origen y evolución del patrimonio, modo de vida, abusos de la hidalguía en el plano social y sexual y las dificultades para mantener el stuatus social. La segunda parte tiene como protagonista a Pedro Ventura de Puga, su participación en la Guerra de la Independencia y en la construcción del estado liberal. Es una figura clave para entender la adaptación de la hidalguía a una época de cambios políticos y de pervivencias sociales y económicas. La defensa de la Constitución y la participación en el régimen liberal es compatible con el mantenimiento de una econocmía basada en

  7. Poder económico y prestigio social afines del siglo XVII. Una indagación sobre las dotes de las nobles castellanas

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    Full Text Available Este trabajo propone el estudio de las dotes desde una perspectiva diferente a las realizadas desde una óptica exclusivamente económica, teniendo en cuenta que la historia entendida como proceso implica nociones de mediación, causación, contradicción y organización sistemática, en ocasiones estructurante de la vida social, política, económica e intelectual. El estudio de fuentes primarias permite una aproximación tanto a las relaciones intranobiliarias centradas en estrategias familiares para la consolidación de linajes como a la política del monarca en relación con la nobleza que intenta explicar desde la historia política y social la simbiosis entre la Corona y los titulados. A pesar de la "crisis" de los patrimonios nobiliarios desde fines del siglo XVI, las dotes eran imprescindibles ante la realización de un matrimonio y esto producía muchas veces un desfasaje entre los ingresos y los gastos. El endeudamiento se cubría en estas oportunidades con préstamos o favores regios. En cualquier caso, factores ideológicos, de ordenamiento social, de poder, las hacían necesarias como mecanismo a través de los cuales se llevaba a la práctica la reproducción del sistema socialThis work proposes the study of dowries from a different perspective to those carried out from an exclusively economic optic, keeping in mind that history understood as a process implies mediation and contradiction notions and systematic organization, in occasions structuring the social, politic, economic and intellectual life. The study of primary sources allows an approximation at the same time to the relationships inside the nobility centered in family strategies for the consolidation of Iineages, and to the king's politics in connection with the nobility that tries to explain from political and social history, the symbiosis among the Crown and the nobility. In spite of the "crisis" of the nobiliary patrimonies from the late XVIth century, the dowries were

  8. La participación de la nobleza en el gobierno de las ciudades europeas bajomedievales. Análisis comparativo

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    Diago Hernando, Máximo

    2007-12-01

    Full Text Available In the western European towns the presence of members of the nobility in their institutions of local government was not a very widespread phenomenon during the Late Middle Ages. It can only be perceived in a great scale in very few regions, mainly in the kingdom of Castile and in Italy. In this article the author gives account of the main signs of the political control that the nobility exercised over the institutions of local government in the Castilian towns. He then pays attention to the important differences that in this respect existed during the Late Middle Ages between these towns and those of other kingdoms of western Europe, where the nobility didn't participate in the institutions of local government. He proposes some exemples taken from the kingdoms of the Crown of Aragon, the German Empire, France and England, leaving out of his consideration the case of the urban republics in Italy because of their specifical character, derived from their important degree of autonomy.

    En las ciudades de la Europa occidental durante el período bajomedieval la presencia de miembros de la nobleza en los órganos de gobierno local fue un fenómeno poco frecuente, que sólo se constata a gran escala en unos pocos ámbitos, de entre los que cabe destacar dos: la Corona de Castilla e Italia. En este artículo el autor da cuenta de las principales manifestaciones del control político ejercido por la nobleza sobre los órganos de gobierno de las ciudades castellanas. Y presta atención a las importantes diferencias que a este respecto se dieron en los siglos bajomedievales entre estas ciudades y las de otros reinos europeos occidentales, donde la nobleza no participó en los órganos de gobierno urbano. Propone para ello ejemplos tomados de los reinos de la Corona de Aragón, el Imperio alemán, Francia e Inglaterra, dejando fuera de consideración el caso de las “repúblicas urbanas” italianas por su especificidad, derivada de su elevado grado

  9. The Deified Courtier: Pagan Spectacles in El burlador de Sevilla

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    Frederick A. de Armas

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    Full Text Available This essay looks at pagan disguises utilized in plays and courtly entertainments of the Golden Age, focusing on El burlador de Sevilla. Don Juan and all those who surround him, turn to mythology, pretending to be deities and thus reflecting the theatrical culture of the court where the nobility often assumed such pagan guises. When he metamorphoses himself into Jupiter, don Juan reminds us that this particular guise was common in most European courts of the times were courtiers and kings imagined themselves as abiding in a new Olympus. Don Juan, then, defies society, utilizing the same symbols of power that served to exalt the Habsburgs. Don Juan’s power of metamorphosis is seen most clearly in Tisbea and Isabela who both play the part of Europa to the god/bull.

  10. Child Soldiers: Tropes of Innocence and Terror

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    David Rosen

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    Full Text Available The story of child soldiers in the Western imagination is a story of symbolic reversals. Where the image of the child soldier once denoted public virtue and the nobility of sacrifice, it now stands for virtually everything that is wrong with war. Children were frequently present in the military through much of the 19th century (Aries 1962, p. 193. But by the middle of the 19th century, most Western nations had begun to reduce or eliminate the presence of children in their armed forces. The change was slow and erratic, however, so that even during World War I the heroic and patriotic child soldier, typically a boy sailor or soldier, remained a central image in the ideology of war and conflict (Conley 2009.

  11. Amor Hereos: Understanding Love as Sickness in Fernando De Rojas’ La Celestina

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    Maja Šabec

    2008-12-01

    Surprisingly, the main features of amor hereos match the role and discourse of a lover in courtly literature: in both cases, the main characters come from the ranks of nobility; they fall in love at first sight, idealize the beloved woman, fall ill because of their unfulfilled (sexual desire for the woman, and may even die. Although both scholarly and literary texts create the idea that this illness occupied the entire representational world, the discussions merely list “theoretical” records on the illness, its causes, and its consequences; however, there are no medical reports on any concrete cases of amor hereos. Therefore, the assumption legitimately arises that this illness was not part of social practice and ideology at all, and was thus merely a set of scholarly and literary conventions.

  12. The Caracol Disk of Chichén Itzá (929-932 CE. Some Throughts on Epigraphy and Iconography

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    Péter Bíró

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    Full Text Available The sculpture referred to as the ‘Tenoned Disk’, which was recovered from the Caracol building at Chichén Itzá, is a monument decorated with a bass-relief carving displaying historical figures and accompanying hieroglyphic text that is located on the rim of the monument. This text makes reference to several persons named using a Maya Yucatec language. The date of 8 Ajaw is also recorded on the sculpture. For some unknown reason this monument has been overlooked by scholars who have sought to reconstruct the chronology of the site. Crucially, this monument records an important moment in the history of Chichén Itzá and of Yucatán in general: the arrival of the “Mexican-Toltec” people, and the re-foundation of the city under a new social construct that included foreigners and local nobility.

  13. The ethnopharmacology of Madeira and Porto Santo Islands, a review.

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    Rivera, D; Obón, C

    1995-05-01

    The ethnopharmacology of Madeira and Porto Santo Islands is extremely interesting because of the cultural and biogeographic features of this region, which make it a centre of medicinal plant diversity (richness of endemic flora, geographical isolation in the Atlantic sea, crosscultural influences, and past abundance of local healers). The medicinal flora of Madeira is composed of 259 species. Some noteworthy medicinal taxa, endemic or locally relevant, are: Acanthus mollis, Aeonium glandulosum, Aeonium glutinosum, Bidens pilosa, Borago officinalis, Chamaemelum nobile var. discoideum, Culcita macrocarpa, Echium nervosum, Euphorbia platiphylla, Helichrysum melaleucum, Helichrysum obconicum, Hypericum glandulosum, Hypericum humifussum, Kleinia repens, Laurus azorica, Monizia edulis, Ocotea foetens, Psoralea bituminosa, Rubus bollei, Rumex maderensis, Sambucus lanceolata, Scilla maderensis, Sedum brissemoretii, Sedum farinosum, Sedum nudum, Sibthorpia peregrina, Teucrium betonicum, Thymus caespititius, Trifolium squamosum and Vaccinium padifolium. Among the medicinal cryptogams, one can underline the parasitic fungus Laurobasidium lauri, which grows on the stems of Laurus azorica and is used as an antirheumatic, haemostatic, emmenagogue, insecticide and analeptic.

  14. Private Charity Nobles Danube in Education in the XIX - Early XX Centuries

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    Nataliya Goncharova

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    Full Text Available This paper describes the main trends and forms of private noble charity in education in the Danube region in the XIX - early XX century. It is noted that, in spite of the leading position of NGOs in the field of charity, the activities of individuals played an important role in supporting training and education of young people. The development of private charity was due to the inability of the state to provide a worthy charity to socially disadvantaged, particularly in the acquisition of education. In this article, based on an analysis of archival documents dealing with specific examples of using the nobility of parish schools, charters schools, gymnasiums and schools of the region.

  15. Otello (1986: the story of a perverse man harassing a vulnerable one man from a literary, musical and cinematographic perspective

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    Oscar BOTTASSO

    2017-09-01

    Full Text Available The film recreates Shakespeare’s masterly play set to music 280 years later by Guiuseppe Verdi after an adaptation for the musical theatre by Arrigo Boito. Otello forms the “third way” of Verdi in which the sung word reaches a summit in doing justice to the written text, anticipating what would later be refined by “verism”. The struggle between the falsified infidelity and the amorous sentiments of the Moor of Venice provide elements that are summarised in eloquent lyricism and profound musical emotion. Zeffirelli’s Otello is a lofty concatenation of talents that affords the poetic essence and drama of the story a focused significance. Melodic nobility, singing, scenery, complemented by a constant flow of ideas, nuances, effects and hues are all there.

  16. Kings, Nobles, and Frontier: Violence and Kinship around the Galician-Portuguese border (12th-13th centuries

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    Inés Calderón Medina

    2017-09-01

    Full Text Available The birth of the frontier between Galicia and Portugal was an arduous process. The control over this area relied, to a great extent, on the success of the kings of Leon and Portugal in assuring the local nobles’ loyalty and service. The role played by the local nobility in the creation and military defense of this border can be analysed throughout chronicles and diplomas. These sources cast light on the nobility’s key military role in southern Galicia and the political consequences derived from these nobles’ loyalty or infidelity. The kings of Portugal and Leon actively seek the local nobility’s support; however they also relied on royal marriages in order to solve border conflicts. In that regard, disputed landholdings and castles were given to the Portuguese monarchs as part of the Leonese queens’ dowry. Some nobles were chosen as executors of these marriages agreements, so they acted as intermediaries between both kings.

  17. Aristocracia y monarquía en los reinos de Castilla y León: el caso de la familia Lara

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    Simon Doubleday

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    Full Text Available Between the twelfth century and the fourteenth, there was a fundamental change in the basis of the Lara family s power. At the outset, their influence derived primarily from personal access to, and control over, the monarch; throughout the twelfth century, the family s wealth rested heavily on possession of the royal offices known as tenencias, which were the principal fruit of courtly influence. But from the middle of the thirteenth century, the aftershocks of the reconquests of Seville and Córdoba, and the expansion of royal administration, meant that symbiosis was increasingly supplanted by a confrontational political climate marked by an acceleration of patrimonial accumulation by aristocratic lineages such as the Laras. The new structure of aristocratic power would long outlast the Lara family itself, surviving well into the modem age and finding expression in a culture in which, more than in any other western European society, the authority and values of nobility were dominant.

  18. Nuevas claves para la lectura de Cornelia Bororquia (1801

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    Ricardo Rodrigo Mancho

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    Full Text Available During the last XVIIIth. and first XIXth century's years, the use of éclairé thought encourages an atmosphere favourable to the Inquisition's abolition. Cornelia Boroquia o la víctima de la Inquisició's central axis is the Holy Court's censure. The ex-trinitarian Luis Gutiérrez narrates all along this roman the defenselessness of a girl in Inquisition's gaol. The roman argües for religious tolerance, following the way of thought belonging to certain enlightened christianity, although it does not approach the radical tone reached by other Spanish exiles. While Marchena's exíleradicalize his political speech so as his dream of a society without classes, Luis Gutiérrez takes a more possibilistical anf reformer way. He trusts on the descendants of the enlightened party of Sapanish nobility to be a key-element in the modernization of Spanish thought.

  19. PENILAIAN PROFESIONALISME ADVOKAT DALAM PENEGAKAN HUKUM MELALUI PENGUKURAN INDIKATOR KINERJA ETISNYA

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    Agus Raharjo

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    Full Text Available The range of advocates work happens from investigation to law enforcement. The scope of the extensive works as a guard puts a major advocate in the resolution of the criminal case. The strategic position of the advocate and the pressure to win every case has caused most advocates take disgraceful behavior to achieve goals. Advocate profession as a real respectable profession (officium nobile stained by the act of advocate it self. Personal commitment to uphold professional ethics in the performance of duties is not supported by an adequate level of supervision. Indeed, in the field of work, advocates have independence, but in relation to professional ethics they are under control of supervisor commission established by the advocate organization. According to what we need the supervision maximized through ethical assessment of performance indicators. This article will explain what ethical performance indicators are and their assessment of informants who become the object of research.

  20. Chamomile: A herbal medicine of the past with bright future.

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    Srivastava, Janmejai K; Shankar, Eswar; Gupta, Sanjay

    2010-11-01

    Chamomile is one of the most ancient medicinal herbs known to mankind. It is a member of Asteraceae/Compositae family and represented by two common varieties viz. German Chamomile (Chamomilla recutita) and Roman Chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile). The dried flowers of chamomile contain many terpenoids and flavonoids contributing to its medicinal properties. Chamomile preparations are commonly used for many human ailments such as hay fever, inflammation, muscle spasms, menstrual disorders, insomnia, ulcers, wounds, gastrointestinal disorders, rheumatic pain, and hemorrhoids. Essential oils of chamomile are used extensively in cosmetics and aromatherapy. Many different preparations of chamomile have been developed, the most popular of which is in the form of herbal tea consumed more than one million cups per day. In this review we describe the use of chamomile in traditional medicine with regard to evaluating its curative and preventive properties, highlight recent findings for its development as a therapeutic agent promoting human health.

  1. De la difusión cultural de la virtud caballeresca a la defensa del honor

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    Remedios Morán Martín

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    Full Text Available A medida que la nobleza va perdiendo su carácter guerrero (bellatores, empieza a elaborar un concepto de virtud y de honor cercano a las nuevas corrientes humanistas que se difunden en la Península, lo que conlleva unas nuevas formas de defensa del honor como práctica social, que desembocarán en la tipificación del duelo como delito.As the same time as Nobility is on the way to lose its warlike attitude (bellatores, it begins to elabórate a new concept of virtue and honour cióse to the new humanistic tendencies spread in the Iberian Península, what implles new ways to defend the honour as a social practico, which wlll lead to the typification of the duel as an offense.

  2. IDENTITATEA NAȚIONALĂ A NOBILIMII BASARABENE SUB REGIM DE DOMINAȚIE ȚARIST

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    Cristina GHERASIM

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    Full Text Available Nobilimea din Basarabia, deşi s-a încadrat activ în sistemul administrativ ţarist, pentru a putea beneficia de drepturile şi privilegiile specifice acestei categorii sociale, şi-a păstrat totuşi identitatea naţională. Lucru confirmat de datele de arhivă, scrierile, notiţele, comentariile contemporanilor autohtoni şi străini. Identitatea naţională s-a manifestat prin păstrarea titulaturii vechi, aplicarea semnăturilor în paleografie moldovenească, conflictele interminabile cu re­pre­zentanţii administraţiei imperiale şi ai armatei ţariste, atitudinea negativă faţă de încadrarea alogenilor în diferite do­menii sociale şi politice, lupta pentru păstrarea legislaţiei autohtone, a limbii române, păstrarea obiceiurilor şi tradiţiilor româneşti, comunicarea în limba română, ascultarea muzicii lăutăreşti etc. Astfel, nobilimea a avut un rol important în procesul de promovare a identităţii şi conştiinţei naţionale, pentru că dacă ţărănii au fost cei care au păstrat spiritul românesc, din rândul nobililor s-au ridicat personalităţi care au promovat unirea teritoriului dintre Prut şi Nistru cu ţara mamă – România, care au demonstrat latinitatea şi romanitatea celor din Basarabia, că adevărata limbă este cea română, iar istoria a fost una cu cea a Ţării Moldovei până la anexare.THE NATIONAL IDENTITY OF THE NOBILITY FROM BESSARABIA UNDER THE TSARIST DOMINATION REGIMEThe nobility from Bessarabiagot actively involved in the tsarist administrative system in order to benefit by the rights and privileges of this specific social category, but it also reserved its national identity. This fact is confirmed by the archival data, writings, notes and comments of the domestic and foreign contemporaries. The manifestation of national identity was realized by: keeping the old title; the use of signatures in Moldavian paleography; endless conflicts with the representatives of imperial

  3. Product Policy of a University Education Institutions in Romania

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    Claudia PETCU

    2012-11-01

    Full Text Available In order to decide on an education necesity one has to answer the question “What and who do we organize a certain educational process or system for and why do we organize it in a certain way and not otherwize?”. In order to decide on an education necessity one must also answer the question “What social problems does the educational process or system we devised solve?”. The problem of lifelong in-service training is important for supporting the workforce change, being the main instrument it uses in order to adjust to the new requirements, this enabling its nobility among differerent fields of activity.

  4. PERMANENT TRAINING OF ADULTS WITHIN GLOBALIZATION FRAMEWORK

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    Geanina COLAN

    2014-06-01

    Full Text Available The globalization process determined significant changes in Romania’s occupational structure: new professions appeared and, one the other hand, the contents of many others underwent changes. Inside different fields of activity some professions became more required, others become absolute and disappeared. In order to decide on an education necessity one has to answer the question “What and who do we organize a certain educational process or system for and why do we organize it in a certain way and not otherwise?”. In order to decide on an education necessity one must also answer the question “What social problems does the educational process or system we devised solve?”. The problem of lifelong in-service training is important for supporting the workforce change, being the main instrument it uses in order to adjust to the new requirements, this enabling its nobility among different fields of activity.

  5. The Utilisation of Marketing to Support the Strategic Development of Educational Institutions and the Continue Training of Adults

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    Geanina Colan

    2016-07-01

    Full Text Available In order to decide on an education necesity one has to answer the question �What and who do we organize a certain educational process or system for and why do we organize it in a certain way and not otherwize?�. In order to decide on an education necessity one must also answer the question �What social problems does the educational process or system we devised solve?�. The problem of lifelong in-service training is important for supporting the workforce change, being the main instrument it uses in order to adjust to the new requirements, this enabling its nobility among differerent fields of activity.

  6. THE ROLE OF NETWORKS IN PERMANENT TRAINING

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    Geanina Colan

    2016-03-01

    Full Text Available In order to decide on an education necesity one has to answer the question “What and who do we organize a certain educational process or system for and why do we organize it in a certain way and not otherwize?”. In order to decide on an education necessity one must also answer the question “What social problems does the educational process or system we devised solve?”. The problem of lifelong in-service training is important for supporting the workforce change, being the main instrument it uses in order to adjust to the new requirements, this enabling its nobility among differerent fields of activity.

  7. An ansatz for solving nonlinear partial differential equations in mathematical physics.

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    Akbar, M Ali; Ali, Norhashidah Hj Mohd

    2016-01-01

    In this article, we introduce an ansatz involving exact traveling wave solutions to nonlinear partial differential equations. To obtain wave solutions using direct method, the choice of an appropriate ansatz is of great importance. We apply this ansatz to examine new and further general traveling wave solutions to the (1+1)-dimensional modified Benjamin-Bona-Mahony equation. Abundant traveling wave solutions are derived including solitons, singular solitons, periodic solutions and general solitary wave solutions. The solutions emphasize the nobility of this ansatz in providing distinct solutions to various tangible phenomena in nonlinear science and engineering. The ansatz could be more efficient tool to deal with higher dimensional nonlinear evolution equations which frequently arise in many real world physical problems.

  8. Chamomile: A herbal medicine of the past with bright future

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    Srivastava, Janmejai K; Shankar, Eswar; Gupta, Sanjay

    2010-01-01

    Chamomile is one of the most ancient medicinal herbs known to mankind. It is a member of Asteraceae/Compositae family and represented by two common varieties viz. German Chamomile (Chamomilla recutita) and Roman Chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile). The dried flowers of chamomile contain many terpenoids and flavonoids contributing to its medicinal properties. Chamomile preparations are commonly used for many human ailments such as hay fever, inflammation, muscle spasms, menstrual disorders, insomnia, ulcers, wounds, gastrointestinal disorders, rheumatic pain, and hemorrhoids. Essential oils of chamomile are used extensively in cosmetics and aromatherapy. Many different preparations of chamomile have been developed, the most popular of which is in the form of herbal tea consumed more than one million cups per day. In this review we describe the use of chamomile in traditional medicine with regard to evaluating its curative and preventive properties, highlight recent findings for its development as a therapeutic agent promoting human health. PMID:21132119

  9. Efficacy of topical chamomile management vs. placebo in patients with oral lichen planus: a randomized double-blind study.

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    Lopez Jornet, P; Aznar-Cayuela, C

    2016-10-01

    The purpose of this study was to compare the clinical therapeutic efficacy of topical applications of chamomile vs. a placebo for treating oral lichen planus (OLP). This double-blind study, randomly divided 60 patients with OLP into two groups, 30 treated with 2% Chamaemelum nobile gel (0.5 mL/3 times a day) and 30 treated with a placebo (Trial Registration NCT02421770). A visual analogue scale was used to rate pain, itching and burning sensation, and Thongprasom Index, the Oral Health Impact Profile 14 (OHIP-14) and the Hospital Anxiety-Depression Scale. Patients were evaluated at baseline and after 4 weeks of treatment. Patients treated with chamomile showed significant improvements after 4 weeks for pain (P chamomile showed a partial or total response, while only five subjects (17%) in the placebo group showed any improvement. The topical application of 2% chamomile gel is an effective treatment for OLP. © 2016 European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology.

  10. State Activities and Personal Relationship between Nikolai I and Ye. F. Kankrin

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    Olga G. Larina

    2014-03-01

    Full Text Available The article considers relationship between the emperor Nikolai I and Count Ye. F. Kankrin, Russia’s Minister of Finance in 1823-1844. The authors analyze main results of the cooperation between the tsar and the head of his finance ministry, the reforms in the monetary, tax, credit and industrial fields initiated by the Minister, cite testimonies by the contemporaries on Kankrin’s personality and make conclusions about positive result from combined activities of this duo. The article studies biographical facts about Yegor Frantsevich Kankrin, main stages in his life, and peculiarities of his character. It also analyzes the measures he had taken, evaluation of the Minister’s work by the Emperor, professional features of the Minister, and his relationship with other members of the Russian nobility in the years spent in the office of the Minister of Finance.

  11. Meta-heuristics in cellular manufacturing: A state-of-the-art review

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    Tamal Ghosh

    2011-01-01

    Full Text Available Meta-heuristic approaches are general algorithmic framework, often nature-inspired and designed to solve NP-complete optimization problems in cellular manufacturing systems and has been a growing research area for the past two decades. This paper discusses various meta-heuristic techniques such as evolutionary approach, Ant colony optimization, simulated annealing, Tabu search and other recent approaches, and their applications to the vicinity of group technology/cell formation (GT/CF problem in cellular manufacturing. The nobility of this paper is to incorporate various prevailing issues, open problems of meta-heuristic approaches, its usage, comparison, hybridization and its scope of future research in the aforesaid area.

  12. Family Matters: Noblemen from the Kingdom of Leon in the Portuguese Civil War (1245-1247

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    Inés Calderón Medina

    2013-12-01

    Full Text Available In this article I examine Leonese nobility networks as a means to explain the involvement by Prince Alfonso of Castille (later King Alfonso X in the civil war that confronted King Sancho II of Portugal with his brother Prince Alfonso, later Alfonso III of Portugal. Prosopography allows to reconstruct family bonds linking Leonese and Galician noblemen who had joined Prince Alfonso of Castille with their Portuguese counterparts who had rallied behind King Sancho. I will aim to prove that, following the alarm triggered by their Portuguese relatives, family bonds prompted Leonese and Galician noblemen to take part in the war and to seek Prince Alfonso of Castille’s support, after his father, King Ferdinand III, refused it.

  13. The art of providing anaesthesia in Greek mythology.

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    Ntaidou, T K; Siempos, I I

    2012-07-01

    We endeavored to thoroughly review Greek mythology and collect tales dealing with anaesthesia and myochalasis (paralysis). Among the evaluated sources were the poems of Hesiod, the epics of Homer, the tragedies of the great Athenian poets (namely Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides) as well as the contributions of several Latin writers, including Ovid. We found several examples of achieving hypnosis, analgesia and amnesia through the administration of drugs (inhaled or not) and music. Adverse events of drugs used for this purpose, such as post-anaesthetic emergence delirium, hallucinations, respiratory arrest and penis erection, were described in the presented myths. We noted that providing sleep was considered a divine privilege, although several mortals (mainly women) exhibited such powers as well. The concepts of sleep and death were closely associated in ancient classical thought. This review may stimulate anaesthetists' fantasy and may help them realise the nobility of their medical specialty.

  14. District Police Officers in the Siberian Region: to the Social Portrait

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    Alexander B. Khramtsov

    2017-03-01

    Full Text Available In article based on for the first time the archive documents introduced for scientific use social composition of district police officers as chiefs of police authorities on the example of the Siberian region is researched (1867–1917: origin, religion, age, education, etc. Stages of service by Police Chiefs, data on their encouragement and penalties are noted. Feature of their service was rotation. Office movements of district chiefs allowed to increase quality of service (to stop rise in crime and to reduce corruption in police agencies. It is concluded that the administrative board of local police represented rather vicious circle of persons. Mainly representatives of the hereditary nobility and ober-officers were appointed to this post.

  15. Engineering Philosophy: Theories of Technology, German Idealism, and Social Order in High-Industrial Germany.

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    Voskuhl, Adelheid

    During the so-called "Second Industrial Revolution," engineers were constituting themselves as a new social and professional group, and found themselves in often fierce competition with existing elites-the military, the nobility, and educated bourgeois mandarins-whose roots went back to medieval and early modern pre-industrial social orders. During that same time, engineers also discovered the discipline of philosophy: as a means to express their intellectual and social agendas, and to theorize technology and its relationship to art, history, culture, philosophy, and the state. This article analyzes engineers' own philosophical writings about technology as well as the institutions in which they composed them in 1910s and 1920s Germany. It emphasizes engineers' contributions to well-known discourses founded by canonical philosophers, the role of preindustrial economies and their imagination in such philosophies, and the role of both the history and the philosophy of technology in engineers' desire for upward social mobility.

  16. The church of the virgin in the village of Modrište

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    Cvetkovski Sašo

    2011-01-01

    Full Text Available The Church of the Virgin in the village of Modrište in the Poreče district with its original architecture, conception of the internal space, painted programme and unusual iconographic solutions, ranks among the more interesting churches erected by the nobility in the third quarter of the fourteenth century. The features of its programme and artistic style suggest that its frescoes date from between 1360 and 1380. According to the results of his analysis, the author considers that one should rule out the possibility of identifying this church with the Monastery of Modrič, which is mentioned in sources at the beginning of the fourteenth century.

  17. Optimal mesh hierarchies in Multilevel Monte Carlo methods

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    2016-01-08

    I will discuss how to choose optimal mesh hierarchies in Multilevel Monte Carlo (MLMC) simulations when computing the expected value of a quantity of interest depending on the solution of, for example, an Ito stochastic differential equation or a partial differential equation with stochastic data. I will consider numerical schemes based on uniform discretization methods with general approximation orders and computational costs. I will compare optimized geometric and non-geometric hierarchies and discuss how enforcing some domain constraints on parameters of MLMC hierarchies affects the optimality of these hierarchies. I will also discuss the optimal tolerance splitting between the bias and the statistical error contributions and its asymptotic behavior. This talk presents joint work with N.Collier, A.-L.Haji-Ali, F. Nobile, and R. Tempone.

  18. Museale Formidlinger af Fortiden som Kolonimagt

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    Nielsen, Vibe

    2015-01-01

    The thesis explores how Danish and British museums disseminate the colonial past in different ways. The comparative analysis is based on qualitative fieldwork undertaken at some of the biggest and most influential museums in the field of cultural, imperial and maritime history in Denmark and the UK...... of disseminating the parts of history, where few original objects exits than the two Danish museums. As a result of the missing objects related to the lives of the enslaved Africans the exhibitions on the Danish museums tend to focus on the nobility and borgeous tradesmen of the European elite rather than...... the African and American cultures disseminated in the British museum displays. The thesis argues that the differences observed in the four museums can be seen in relation to the two countries' different level of multiculturalism in their populations, but also as a result of the fact that the international...

  19. The old Polish family and the threat of violence and lawlessness [Rodzina staropolska wobec zagrożenia przemocą i bezprawiem

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    2016-06-01

    Full Text Available Old Polish family was threatened with violence and lawlessness on a scale unimaginable to modern man. On the one hand, these threats were the result of constant wars that carried conflagration, looting and the specter of slavery. On the other hand, specific understanding of justice by the nobility and assertion of their rights using military measures against their neighbors were the reason the wars were sometimes more violent and onerous than armed conflict. Old Polish family was also destroyed from the inside, usually through violence from the father, who in a patriarchal model had unlimited power, which was often abused in cruel and ruthless way. The only remedy was the law, but Old Polish system of justice lacked effective enforcement of the sentence, which gave the criminals a sense of impunity and the victims – despair and helplessness.

  20. [Ag25(SR)18]¯: The ‘Golden’ Silver Nanoparticle

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    Joshi, Chakra Prasad

    2015-08-31

    Silver nanoparticles with an atomically precise molecular formula [Ag25(SR)18]¯ (‒SR: thiolate) are synthesized and their single-crystal structure is determined. This synthesized nanocluster is the only silver nanoparticle that has a virtually identical analogue in gold, i.e., [Au25(SR)18]¯, in terms of number of metal atoms, ligand count, super-atom electronic configuration, and atomic arrangement. Furthermore, both [Ag25(SR)18]¯ and its gold analogue share a number of features in their optical absorption spectra. This unprecedented molecular synthesis in silver to mimic gold offers the first model nanoparticle platform to investigate the centuries-old problem of understanding the fundamental differences between silver and gold in terms of nobility, catalytic activity, and optical property.

  1. The Chivalric Order of the ‘Nodo’, or of the Holy Spirit, and the Patronage of Niccolò Orsini in the church of Santa Maria Jacobi in Nola

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    Cristiana Di Cerbo

    2016-11-01

    Full Text Available In the Angevin Kingdom of Naples, in the early fourteenth century the Orsini family initiated an urban enrichment in the Campanian city of Nola, that lasted for the entire century. This renovatio urbis focused on the representation of Orsini identity and authority in a variety of settings: during the 1354-1359, Count Niccolò, in fact, promoted the decoration of the conventual female church of Santa Maria Jacobi ordinis sanctae Clarae, making use of both secular and sacred themes, inspired by the medieval bestiaries, the courtly literature (the Lay of Aristotle, the Ovid's Metamorphoses and the st. Augustine's De Musica. The elaborate iconographic program, with its ties to the monarchical order of the Knot - or the Holy Spirit -, shows the role attributed to the nobility as champion of virtue and defensor of the Divine Order upon earth.

  2. Cuzco and Rome, Peruvians and Andalucians in Inca Garcilaso’s work

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    Fermín Del Pino Díaz

    2011-12-01

    Full Text Available In this paper I offer a socio-cultural explanation of Inca Garcilaso’s Romanist program, taking into account the analysis of his biographical anchorages in both Perú and Spain, specially his andalusian experience. To do so, I follow the social events he lived through (the recent conquest of the Islamic world and presence of Jewish converts, as well as the more cultural aspects of his stay in Spain (Royal and nobility classicism, relationship with the Jesuits. By broadening the scope of the interpretation of his texts, we are no longer talking merely about an individual and isolated (if aristocratic experience, nor about a merely religious or literary option (even if it is expressed in such a way.

  3. Quando rey perdemos nunq[u]a bien nos fallamos. La muerte del rey en la Castilla del siglo XIII

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    Pérez Monzón, Olga

    2007-12-01

    Full Text Available This article deals with the funeral spaces of the Castilian kings during the 13th century, and the iconography of their tombs as the reflection of a political ideational system tending toward the sanctification of the monarchy. This elevation of royalty provoked an open conflict with certain members of the nobility and the royal family, as well as a political and artistic response.

    El presente artículo trata sobre los ámbitos fúnebres de los reyes castellanos durante el siglo XIII y la particularidad iconográfica de sus monumentos tumulares como reflejo de un ideario político tendente a la sacralización de la monarquía. El encumbramiento de la realeza provocó un abierto conflicto con determinados miembros de la realeza y la familia real y una respuesta política y artística.

  4. A diagnosis of strangeness. Brzozowski’s Anti-Sienkiewicz campaign as a dispute about Polish identity

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    Krzysztof Fiołek

    2016-03-01

    Full Text Available This essay discusses the Anti-Sienkiewicz campaign briefly. The affair happened in 1903 in the Warsaw weekly magazine “Głos”, but was written up in many Polish newspapers. Stanisław Brzozowski (1878-1911, the beginning publicist, literary critic and novelist spoke against Sienkiewicz’s famous works. Sienkiewicz’s main novels have been criticised for their conservatism and lack of social progressiveness, although they display great narrative power and contain vivid characterisations in a style full of imagery. The lack of national independence created greater reverence towards national history in 19th century Polish literature. Sienkiewicz felt a close bond with the Polish nobility. Brzozowski tried to put his own philosophy of culture and his concept of the “philosophy of labour” into practice. He spoke as am exponent of Polish modernism and socialism.

  5. Flamsteed's stars. New perspectives on the life and work of the first Astronomer Royal (1646 - 1719).

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    Willmoth, F.

    Contents: 1. Introduction: the King's "astronomical observer". 2. Flamsteed's career in astronomy: nobility, morality and public utility (J. Bennett). 3. Astronomy and strife: John Flamsteed and the Royal Society (M. Feingold). 4. Models for the practice of astronomy: Flamsteed, Horrocks and Tycho (F. Willmoth). 5. Flamsteed's optics and the identity of the astronomical observer (A. Johns). 6. Equipping an observatory: Flamsteed and Molyneux discuss an astronomical quadrant (H. Higton). 7. Mathematical characters: Flamsteed and Christ's Hospital Royal Mathematical School (R. Iliffe). 8. "Professor" John Flamsteed (I. G. Stewart). 9. Edmond Halley and John Flamsteed at the Royal Observatory (A. Cook). 10. A unique copy of Flamsteed's Historia coelestis (1712) (O. Gingerich). 11. "Labour harder than thrashing": John Flamsteed, property and intellectual labour in nineteenth-century England (W. J. Ashworth). 12. The Flamsteed papers in the archives of the Royal Greenwich Observatory. (A. Perkins). A summary catalogue of Flamsteed's papers in the Royal Greenwich Observatory archives (compiled by F. Willmoth).

  6. Jueces y pleitos. La administración de la justicia en la baja Extremadura en el Antiguo Régimen

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    Felipe Lorenzana de la Puente

    2003-04-01

    Full Text Available This article addresses the workings of royal justice in the law courts of several villages situated in the south of Extremadura under the Ancien Régime, using legal documents from local archives as sources. Firstly, it explores the evolution of the jurisdictional limits, paying special attention to the struggle of the village councils to defend their independence against the nobility and other powers. The administration of justice was basically undertaken by a limited number of officials, and used a number of very unsuitable prisons. However, these circumstances did not prevent the local tribunals from resolving a large number of lawsuits, involving all kinds of cases, in which the litigants belonged to a variety of social and economic ranks. Finally, the article examines the lawsuits dealing with libel and insults, which are an excellent way for the study of local conflicts and openly show the social differences and inequality before the law.

  7. Medicinal plants used for neurological and mental disorders in Navarra and their validation from official sources.

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    Calvo, María Isabel; Cavero, Rita Yolanda

    2015-07-01

    This paper provides important ethnopharmacological information on plants used in neurological and mental disorders in Navarra. Information was collected using semi-structured ethnobotanical interviews with 667 informants in 265 locations. In order to confirm the pharmacological validation of the uses claimed by the informants, monographs from Official International Agencies (ESCOP, Commission E, WHO and EMA) were reviewed. A literature review was conducted focusing on the plants that were widely used but had no published monograph. A total of 172 pharmaceutical uses were reported, for 46 plants and 26 families, mainly represented by Lamiaceae (15%), Asteraceae (13%), Rosaceae and Rutaceae (7%, each one), and Clusiaceae, Malvaceae, Papaveraceae and Urticaceae (4%, each one). The most frequently used parts were inflorescence (39%), flowered aerial parts (16%), and aerial parts (13%), followed by inflorescence bract (8%) and leaves (7%). Nine out of 46 plants (20%) and 81 of 172 uses (47%), have already been pharmacologically validated. The remaining 37 plants (of total 46, 80%) have been reported for neurological and mental disorders and need to be screened through standard pharmacological and clinical procedures for their activities. The most used species are Chamaemelum nobile (L.) All., Jasonia glutinosa (L.) DC., and Santolina chamaecyparissus L. ssp. squarrosa (DC.) Nyman, in all cases the administration as infusion. Data indicate a high degree of plants knowledge in Navarra regarding neurological and mental disorders. The present study constitutes a good basis for further phytochemical and pharmacological research of C. nobile, J. glutinosa and S. chamaecyparissus, which could be of interest in the design of new inexpensive, effective and safe drugs. Copyright © 2015 Elsevier Ireland Ltd. All rights reserved.

  8. The Serbian family in the late Middle ages

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    Siniša Mišić

    2016-02-01

    Full Text Available Marriage in Serbia in the middle ages was conducted only between persons belonging to the same social class. It was arranged and the woman would bring a dowry which would be controlled by the husband as long as the marriage lasted. Male children would inherit their father. Daughters played a significant role in connecting families through marriage. A man, unlike a woman would not bear any consequences in case of adultery. The consequence of this was a large number of extramarital children. In the Serbian state in the middle ages the family, or the “home” (kuća as it is named in sources, was the basic unit of society. The family could be nuclear or cooperative. Through the analysis of diplomatic data, as well as the first Turkish books – defters, one can see that one quarter of the population lived in nuclear families. More than half of the families which lived in cooperative arrangements were made up of small cooperatives numbering no more than two or three members. Almost all cooperative families were made up of father-son or brotherly cooperatives. The type of cooperative was largely influenced by the length of life or the capability of giving birth. The source material shows a small number of large cooperatives. Nuclear families and cooperative families are present in both the nobility and the small folk (dependents. There is no difference in the family structure with regard to social status. Nuclear families are omnipresent, and the characteristics of cooperative families are the same in nobility, serfs, sokalniks (a class a little above the serfs, who were most often servants, with certain privileges, priests, repairmen or fishermen. The difference is seen only within the Vlach population where in the cooperative there are more sons in law than in other populations. This is the result of an attempt of an agrarian population to move toward the status of herdsmen which was more favorable for them.

  9. Poder con poder se paga: títulos nobiliarios beneficiados en Indias (1681-1821

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    Maruri Villanueva, Ramón

    2009-08-01

    Full Text Available As occurred when granting public offices of government and justice, hidalguías, and insignias in the case of the Military Orders, etc., the Spanish Monarchy also resorted to the juridical figure of the beneficio when allowing certain persons to enter the titled nobility. With regard to America, this article refers to seventy seven nobility titles obtained in this way between 1681 and 1821, a quantity that we consider to represent practically all the beneficiaries in South America. The Crown, the highest expression of political power, rewarded in this manner those who also represented economic, social, military or political power in the American sphere.

    Al igual que ocurrió con los oficios públicos, las hidalguías, los hábitos de las Órdenes Militares, etcétera, la Monarquía hispana se sirvió también de la figura jurídica del «beneficio » en el caso de posibilitar a determinadas personas su ingreso en la nobleza titulada. Por lo que a América se refiere, en este artículo se dan cuenta de setenta y siete títulos nobiliarios obtenidos entre 1681 y 1821 por esa vía, cantidad que, estimamos, representa la práctica totalidad de los beneficiados en Indias. La Corona, expresión del poder político en su máxima instancia, pagaba así a quienes representaban también un poder económico, social, militar y político en el ámbito americano.

  10. “Vizcaínos en un berenjenal”

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    Luis Arturo Hernández Pérez de Landazábal

    2006-12-01

    Full Text Available This essay tries to explain the coincidence that the Moor Cide Hamete Benengeli should take over as Don Quixote’s “witness-chronicler” precisely during the fight between the latter and the Biscayan Sancho de Azpeitia. This coincidence is explained by virtue of a Basque-Iberist theory accepted at that time, that related the Basques to Moors “a las tácitas” (tacitly. The hypothesis strengthens the structural unity of chapters 8 and 9 of Part I of Don Quixote, since, in both chapters, Cervantes would be presenting a challenge –let us say even an defiance– to the 17th century Basque “estamental society” –from the common people or the incipient bureaucratic bourgeoisie to the clergy and the high nobility–, exposing the imposture common to their status as privileged subjects of the Empire. In addition to satirizing the supposed nobility of the diabolical –thanks to his fiendish expression– Biscayan, the author would have derided the false brief chronicles –the structural technique revealed in this adventure–, by hiding –as we venture to say– the identity of the “Benitos” –Frs. Haedo, Biscayan Benedictine, the supposed author and editor respectively of the story of the captivity in Algiers–, as well as the identity of one of the “historians of La Mancha” –Garibay, the Guipuzcoan chronicler based in Toledo–, not to mention the resentment against the high nobility who had the privilege of the “pase a Indias” (pass to the Indies. And all this, in an episode of conflicts between three languages and cultures whose complementary nature and perspectivism are a cover up for the impossible truth of the modern Man of the author’s time.

  11. Aristocracia y poder económico en la España del siglo XX

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    Antonio Manuel Moral Roncal

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    Full Text Available Durante el reinado de Alfonso XIII, la nobleza tuvo la oportunidad de reconstruir su poder económico mediante la modernización de sus fuentes de riqueza. Para ello fue necesario que las Casas nobiliarias se adaptaran tanto a una racionalización del gasto suntuario como a una adecuada política de inversiones en el tradicional sector agropecuario, la bolsa y la industria. Gracias a esta diversificación de sus rentas, la nobleza pudo resistir la crisis de 1929 pero no la política reformadora de la Segunda República. La Guerra Civil supuso el final de su hegemonía social —como referente elitista— y de su poder económico, situación que se agravó en la inmediata posguerra. Durante el régimen franquista comenzó un lento proceso de asimilación y disolución de los linajes nobiliarios en las nuevas elites sociales.During the reign of Alfonso XIII, the nobility had the opportunity of reconstructing his economic power by means of the modernization of his sources of wealth. For it was necessary that those nobiliary Houses adapted a so much a rationalization of the sumptuary expense as a political of the appropriate one of the investments in the agriculture, cattle raising, bag and the industry. To it causes of this diversifications of the rents, the nobility could resist the crisis of 1929 on the contrary that the politics of the Second Republic. The Spanish Civil War supposed the final of his social hegemony —as elitist relating— and his economic power, situation that was increased in the immediate postwar period. During the goverment of Franco began a slow process of assimilation and breakup of the nobiliary lineages in the new social elites.

  12. Review of the Monograph: Seleznev Yu.V. Russkie knyaz’ya pri dvore khanov Zolotoy Ordy (Russian Princes at the Court of the Golden Horde Khans

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    Nesin M.A.

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    Full Text Available This article contains a review of the monograph by Yu.V. Seleznev published in early 2017 and dedicated to the relations of Russian princes with the Golden Horde’s khans and their status among the Golden Horde’s nobility. This work is the first comprehensive study in the historiography of this issue for all two and a half centuries of the Tartar domination. The monograph was published for the first time in 2013 and served as the basis for a doctoral dissertation, which Seleznev defended in 2015. The book was reprinted with certain changes in 2017. The book commendably contains an abundance of factual material through the use of diverse sources and strands of historiography. Seleznev examines the social terminology of Golden Horde-Russian relations, the structure of the Golden Horde’s nobility and the trips of princes to the Horde, drawing attention not only to the status of the great Vladimir and Moscow princes, but also that of other great and appanage princes. He makes a significant contribution to the resolving the debate regarding the nature of the Golden Horde’s domination in Rus’ by examining in detail the relationship of the Russian princes with the Golden Horde’s authorities in different years. The book’s author proposed to divide the Golden Horde’s “yoke” into seven periods characterized by “changes in the degree of sovereignty and jurisdiction of the khan in relation to Russian principalities”. The author of this review agrees with the main conclusions of the book under review, but at the same time he notes some reservations and criticisms, which do not, however, reduce the academic caliber of the monograph.

  13. Tocqueville revisited. The meaning of American prosperity.

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    Handy, C

    2001-01-01

    Why is business so admired in the United States and so often denigrated in Europe? How has America created 30 million new jobs in the last 20 years while the European Union, with a bigger population, only managed 5 million? What is feeding America's apparently inexhaustible appetite for growth and its recent dramatic improvements in productivity? In 1831, French philosopher Alexis de Tocqueville came to America to examine its prison system and returned with a vision of democracy so profound it has become part of our cultural heritage. More than a century and a half later, renowned British business philosopher Charles Handy retraces Tocqueville's intellectual journey, this time focusing not on democracy but on capitalism. The result is an eye-opening look at some of the fundamental assumptions underpinning business in America today. It is America's optimism that Handy finds most striking, the unquestioned belief that tomorrow can--and should--be made better than today. He contrasts this with the Spaniards when they came to the New World: No haya novedades, those Spaniards would say, "Let nothing new arise." The energy engendered by American optimism, coupled with the Puritan belief in work and in the nobility of earned wealth (as opposed to Europe's furtive attitude toward its nobility's inherited wealth) lies, in Handy's view, at the heart of America's success. Will American capitalism, born as it was from a property-owning democracy, now adapt to a dematerialized world, where property is intellectual rather than physical? Handy draws no absolute conclusions, but rather lays out the challenges that must be overcome for tomorrow to indeed continue to be better than today in this still-young country.

  14. Electrochemical, Polarization, and Crevice Corrosion Testing of Nitinol 60, A Supplement to the ECLSS Sustaining Materials Compatibility Study

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    Lee, R. E.

    2016-01-01

    In earlier trials, electrochemical test results were presented for six noble metals evaluated in test solutions representative of waste liquids processed in the Environmental Control and Life Support System (ECLSS) aboard the International Space Station (ISS). Subsequently, a seventh metal, Nitinol 60, was added for evaluation and subjected to the same test routines, data analysis, and theoretical methodologies. The previous six test metals included three titanium grades, (commercially pure, 6Al-4V alloy and 6Al-4V low interstitial alloy), two nickel-chromium alloys (Inconel(RegisteredTrademark) 625 and Hastelloy(RegisteredTrademark) C276), and one high-tier stainless steel (Cronidur(RegisteredTrademark) 30). The three titanium alloys gave the best results of all the metals, indicating superior corrosive nobility and galvanic protection properties. For this current effort, the results have clearly shown that Nitinol 60 is almost as noble as titanium, being very corrosion-resistant and galvanically compatible with the other six metals electrochemically and during long-term exposure. is also quite noble as it is very corrosion resistant and galvanically compatible with the other six metals from both an electrochemical perspective and long-term crevice corrosion scenario. This was clearly demonstrated utilizing the same techniques for linear, Tafel and cyclic polarization, and galvanic coupling of the metal candidate as was done for the previous study. The high nobility and low corrosion susceptibility for Nitinol 60 appear to be intermediate to the nickel/chromium alloys and the titanium metals with indications that are more reflective of the titanium metals in terms of general corrosion and pitting behavior.

  15. ON MINING ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN BANOVINA REGION (CROATIA

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    Berislav Šebečić

    2000-12-01

    Full Text Available Mining activities in exploitation of iron, copper, and lead (-silver ores in Trgovska gora Mountain had been developed back in Illyrian and Roman times as well as in the Middle Ages and recent times whereas in Petrova gora Mountain exploitation of iron oreš and coal developed as late as in 19 and 20 centuries. In the Middle Ages and more recent times, Croatian nobility (counts of Zrinski and Keglević and later on also the foreign nobility or foreign and domestic mining associations were given mining concessions.The mining enterprise in the Banovina Region passed to different owners and managers from mid —19 century to mid — 20 century. During the Austro-Hungarian rule the main mining concession was owned by »Gewerkschaft der Eisenbergwerke und Huttenwerke Petrova gora zu Topusko« or its shorter version »Petrova gora Gewerkschaft«. The major mining entrepreneurs on the Trgovska gora Mountain at Bešlinac were Desire Gilain, Joseph Steinauer and Alois Frohm. After the World War I and confiscation of properties of foreign mining associations and entrepreneurs, there were constituted and bankrupted rather quickly the Petrova gora Association of Mines and Foundry at Topusko, the Slavenska Bank Zagreb (until 1923, as well as the Iron Mine and Foundry Inc. at Topusko. After the bancruptey of National Industrial Enterprise Zagreb (1929, the Mining Association and (Iron Foundry was founded at Bešlinac (1934. In the region of Banovina there were operating also: the Kupa-Glina Mining Association (active also during the Austro-Hungarian rule, Mineral Mining Association from Topusko, as vvell as the Iron Mine and Foundry Topusko-Vojnić Headquarters. All the mentioned associations and entrepreneurs were confiscated by the Federal People's Republic of Yugoslavia in 1946.

  16. On the Terminological Mistake in the Biography of the Astrakhan Cossack Regiment Commander, Major General P.S. Popov

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    Astafyev Evgeniy V.

    2016-09-01

    Full Text Available On the basis of authentic documents of the late 18th – early 19th centuries, stored in federal and regional archives of Russia, as well as published materials, the article analyzes the reasons of the terminological mistake made in the biography of commander of Astrakhan’s Cossack regiment, major general P.S. Popov, which had been reproduced in the scientific works for longer than 100 years. So well known person in the Lower Volga region, P.S. Popov was purposefully chosen as an object of historical research. His biography is not typical for the people of provincial hereditary Russian nobility of this period, Astrakhan and Saratov’s nobility in this case, where, although rather conventionally, he was linked for a long time in the historical literature. Thanks to the current research, it was determined that P.S. Popov was born in Walachia, evidently not very rich noble family. For a long time he served in Bug Cossack regiment, where got promoted from Arnaut captain to officer rank. He took part in many campaigns of Russian-Turkish war, was repeatedly injured, and distinguished himself during the capture of the fortresses Ochakov and Ismail. P.S. Popov was awarded the order of St. John of Jerusalem, and golden mark for capture of Ismail. P.S. Popov was married to a daughter of Astrakhan priest, and had seven sons and daughters in this spousal. Already serving in Astrakhan province, he purchased a seigneury for himself and descendants in Tsaritsyn district of the Saratov province. His descendants settled in the Lower Volga region, kept the seigneury in possession, served in military and civil services.

  17. Politicians, Patriots and Plotters: Unlikely Debates Occasioned by Maximilian Hell's Venus Transit Expedition of 1769

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    Kontler, Laszlo

    2013-05-01

    This paper discusses the cultural and political contexts and reception of the most important by-product of Maximilian Hell's famous Venus transit expedition of 1768-69, the Demonstratio. Idioma Ungarorum et Lapponum idem esse (1770) by Hell's associate Janos Sajnovics. Now considered a landmark in Finno-Ugrian linguistics, the Demonstratio addressed an academic subject that was at that time almost destined to be caught up in an ideological battlefield defined by the shifting relationship between the Habsburg government, the Society of Jesus, and the Hungarian nobility. The "enlightened absolutist" policies of the former aimed at consolidating the Habsburg monarchy as an empire, at the expense of privileged groups, including religious orders as well as the noble estates. In the situation created by the 1773 suppression of the Jesuit order (a signal of declining patronage from the dynasty), the growing preoccupation on the part of ex-Jesuits like Hell and Sajnovics with "things Hungarian" could have been part of an attempt to re-situate themselves on the Central European map of learning. At the same time, the founding document of this interest, the Demonstratio, evoked violent protests from the other target of Habsburg policies, the Hungarian nobility, because its basic assumptions - the kinship of the Hungarian and the Sami (Lappian) language - potentially undermined the noble ideology of social exclusiveness, established on the alleged "Scythian" ancestry of Hungarians. By exploring the complex motives, intentions, reactions and responses of the chief agents in this story, it is possible to highlight the extra-scientific constraints and facilitators for the practice of knowledge in late eighteenth century Central Europe.

  18. Geografias audiovisuais: Para além das Geografias de Cinema

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    Tiago de Almeida Moreira

    2012-01-01

    Full Text Available O artigo faz uma revisão e análise crítica do que vem sendo apresentada como uma nova área da pesquisa geográfica, as Geografias de Cinema. A partir desta revisão o autor propõe uma área de pesquisas geográficas mais abrangente, as Geografias Audiovisuais, que inclui não só as Geografias de Cinema, mas também a análise geográfica de obras televisivas, de propaganda, de animação, os jogos de vídeo-game e outros. Esta nova área proposta pretende abrir a possibilidade de análise geográfica e uso didático da linguagem audiovisual em todas as suas formas.

  19. La ludificació en l'ensenyament de segones llengües: proposta pràctica aplicada a l'ensenyament de frases fetes

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    En aquest treball es fa una proposta didàctica de l’ensenyament de frases fetes en català utilitzant el joc com eina d’aprenentatge. Més concretament, es planteja i s’avalua una experiència educativa basada en la ludificació; és a dir, en l’aplicació de dinàmiques i mecàniques pròpies del joc en l’ensenyament, en aquest cas, de segones llengües. A partir d’un concurs de llengua i cultura catalanes, s’anima als alumnes a superar fases i reptes per aconseguir punts i insígnies i, paral·lelament...

  20. A Musical Fight between Soul and Body in 1600

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    Petersen, Nils Holger

    2014-01-01

    The subject of this article is a discussion of Emilio de' Cavalieri's early Baroque music drama, Rappresentatione di anima, et di corpo (The Play of Soul and Body), performed in Rome in 1600 with a particular focus on the ambivalence apparent in this work between the text's explicit pious plea...... for renouncing worldly pleasures on the one hand and, on the other hand, the theatrical, musical, and even textual means in the play intended to delight the audience, but also through this delight to bring about its religious message to the audience. This ambivalence may shed light on broader issues of cultural...... history connected to continuities and changes in Reform Catholicism in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Although seemingly influenced by a general pessimism of the time, the Catholic world could draw on a devotional, aesthetically resourceful, tradition providing ambiguous relief in contemporary...

  1. Políticas del fluido híbrido y flexible. Para evitar falsos problemas

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    Suely Rolnik

    2009-10-01

    Full Text Available Suponer que la realidad (o realidades se produce(n en el combate entre las distintas políticas que intervienen en su construcción, demanda diferenciar las fuerzas que componen lo real. Ese es el propósito que anima este artículo. Parte del concepto de subjetividad antropofágica y, por medio de una cartografía, plantea actualizar la Noción de subjetividad, para hacer el giro del territorio antropofágico al arte contemporáneo. Sostiene que la tarea de visibilizar las fuerzas afirmativas del poder poético del arte, implica hacerse cargo del combate entre fuerzas reactivas y creativas, condición para sustraer el espectáculo mediático de la escena artística.

  2. POLÍTICAS DEL FLUIDO HÍBRIDO y FLEXIBLE. PARA EVITAR FALSOS PROBLEMAS

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    Suely Rolnik

    2009-01-01

    Full Text Available Suponer que la realidad (o realidades se produce(n en el combate entre las distintas políticas que intervienen en su construcción, demanda diferenciar las fuerzas que componen lo real. Ese es el propósito que anima este artículo. Parte del concepto de subjetividad antropofágica y, por medio de una cartografía, plantea actualizar la noción de subjetividad, para hacer el giro del territorio antropofágico al arte contemporáneo. Sostiene que la tarea de visibilizar las fuerzas afirmativas del poder poético del arte, implica hacerse cargo del combate entre fuerzas reactivas y creativas, condición para sustraer el espectáculo mediático de la escena artística.

  3. La confianza como encrucijada: cultura, desarrollo y corrupción

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    Esteban Laso

    2010-03-01

    Full Text Available En los últimos años, la teoría social se ha volcado a buscar explicaciones a las dificultades en el desarrollo socioeconómico más allá de los terrenos de la economía y la sociología. La confianza, el “espíritu” que anima las sociedades, se ha convertido en un concepto imprescindible para entender los caminos del desarrollo y el cruce entre la psicología, la economía y la cultura. En este texto propongo una definición del concepto útil para las diversas ciencias sociales, exploro sus implicaciones en el desarrollo y la corrupción con especial énfasis en el Ecuador y trazo una línea para futuros estudios.

  4. Algasid etendustesarja "Suveaaria 2009" proovid / Silja Joon

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    Joon, Silja, 1966-

    2009-01-01

    10. juulist 10. augustini Pärnu Vanalinna Põhikooli õuel toimuvast Pärnu Ooperi korraldatavast etendustesarjast "Suveaaria", mille raames tuuakse installatsioon-ooperite sarjas "Kataloog" uuena välja soprani ja tenori duettide projekt "Armustseene kvaliteetooperitest" (laulavad Kai Kallastu ja Roland Liiv, etenduse lavastaja on koreograaf Kaspar Aus, kunstnik Pille Neeve, muusikalise lahenduse eest vastutavad heliloojad Andrus Kallastu ja Hans-Gunter Lock ning pianist Jorma Toots). Korratakse "Hullumisstseene kvaliteetooperitest" (esinevad sopran Kai Kallastu ja flötist Leonora Palu) ja eelmisel aastal mudaravilasse komponeeritud Locki eksperimentaalset muusikateatrietendust "Mudamuusikateraapia laboratoorium". Esitatakse Andrus Kallastu loomingul põhinev müsteerium "Valgus ja vari", milles kõlab "Stabat mater" elektroonikale, "Stabat mater" häälele (laulab Kai Kallastu, saateks Anima Mea elektroonika)

  5. Was the myth of Narcissus misinterpreted by Freud? Narcissus, a model for schizoid-histrionic, not narcissistic, personality disorder.

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    Javanbakht, Arash

    2006-03-01

    Gods and heroes of Greek myths have been of interest to psychoanalysts, who find them as symbols of human intrapsychic life, evolution, and conflicts. Many of these gods and heroes, like Oedipus, Electra, Eros, and Narcissus, have had their names given to psychological situations, conflicts, and diseases. Freud picked the myth of Narcissus as a symbol of a self-absorbed person whose libido is invested in the ego itself, rather than in other people. The term narcissistic personality disorder, also taken from the myth, describes a self-loving character with grandiose feelings of uniqueness. In this article, I reevaluate the myth of Narcissus and present a different psychoanalytic concept for this story. I view Narcissus as a symbol of a youth who seeks the image of anima or a feminine mental image in interpersonal love relationships, an image that can never be found in the real external world. This misguided quest for an imaginary love object only results in solitude.

  6. The Fall of Emily Grierson: A Jungian Analysis of A Rose for Emily

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    Chenghsun Hsu

    2014-01-01

    Full Text Available This paper discusses the tragic life of Faulkner’s Emily Grierson, a life dominated by patriarchy and traditional Southern social values, which concludes with her living as a lonely recluse in her family’s decaying aristocratic house for more than forty years until her death. The key of the tragedy is her father, who isolates Emily from the outside world and tortures her with traditional patriarchal rules and Southern family duty. Emily is expected to lead a life like other girls; however, under the burden of old-fashioned, patriarchal responsibilities, her inner world collapses. This study uses the Jungian concepts of archetypes, persona and shadow, anima and animus to interpret Emily’s transitions and her fall. By examining the process through the lens of Jungian theories, the aspects that affect her fall in the patriarchal, aristocratic society, as well as the inherited social values, can be revealed and specified

  7. Petroleum systems and assessment of undiscovered oil and gas in the Anadarko Basin Province, Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas: USGS Province 58

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    Higley, Debra K.

    2014-01-01

    This publication provides research results and related data in support of the U.S. Geological Survey assessment of the undiscovered oil and gas resource potential of the Anadarko Basin Province of western Oklahoma and Kansas, northern Texas, and southeastern Colorado. This province area includes the Las Animas arch of southeastern Colorado, part of the Palo Duro Basin of Texas, and the Anadarko Basin. Results of the geologic analysis and resource assessment are based on the geologic elements of each defined total petroleum system, including hydrocarbon source rocks (source-rock maturation, hydrocarbon generation and migration), reservoir rocks (sequence stratigraphic and petrophysical properties), hydrocarbon traps (trapping mechanisms and timing), and seals. Using this geologic framework, the U.S. Geological Survey defined 2 total petroleum systems, the Woodford Composite total petroleum system and Pennsylvanian Composite total petroleum system and 12 included assessment units, and quantitatively estimated the undiscovered oil and gas resources within these conventional and continuous (unconventional) AUs.

  8. AZITROMICINA NO TRATAMENTO DA ERLICHIOSE MONOCÍTICA EM CÃES NATURALMENTE INFECTADOS

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    Daniela Torres Cantadori

    2014-12-01

    Full Text Available The aims of this study were to evaluate the effectiveness of treatment with azithromycin in dogs naturally infected with E. canis, and to analyse the clinical and hematological changes the animals would show. Ten dogs with positive diagnosis for E. canis through Elisa Snap 4Dx test were distributed into two groups, untreated and treated with azithromycin, 20 mg/kg, orally once a day for seven days. In addition to the physical exam, complete blood counts (CBC, smears made out from blood of the ear margin in order to detect ehrlichial morulae and nested PCR before treatment and post-treatment were performed. We found that the treatment was not effective, since the clinical signs did not disappear, as well as there was no return to normal values of the CBC in treated animas, neither the elimination of E. canis from the infected animals.

  9. [Tertullianus and Agostinus. Approaches to dreams in ancient Christianity].

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    Genovese, Armando

    2009-01-01

    The author analyzes the nature and typologies of dreams in Tertullianus' De anima and, briefly, in the work of Agostinus, two centuries later. What are made dreams of? Are they autonomous productions of psyché or phantasia, or rather messages sent by demons or God, according to dreams' bad or good intimate nature? Is there a relation between time of the night and nature of the dreams? Moreover, is there a relation between seasons and dreams? Does a specific relationship between food, regimen and dreams exist? Which is the soul's faculty able to generate dreams? Is phantasia moved by some other deep and mysterious principle? Which are the connections linking human physiology and dreams?

  10. Hegel's notion of natural purpose.

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    Michelini, Francesca

    2012-03-01

    This paper argues that the notion of natural purpose developed by Hegel can only be thoroughly grasped by considering its intimate connection with the idea of contradiction and, particularly, with what Hegel in his philosophy of nature called the 'activity of deficiency'. This expression is used by Hegel to denote the ontological situation of every living being, which is embodied most authentically in the concepts of need and drive. For Hegel, life itself is imbued with contradiction because it is inextricably bound up with what it lacks: its identity is at one with its negation. This paper defends the thesis that Hegel's philosophy-and not just his philosophy of nature-can be characterized as an 'ontology of life' (to use the same expression that Martin Heidegger applied to Aristotle's De Anima), or more precisely, as an ontology of living individuality. Copyright © 2011. Published by Elsevier Ltd.

  11. En diálogo con los artículos del dossier psicoanálisis y filosofía. ¿Hay un diálogo posible?/In dialogue with the articles of dossier psychoanalysis and phylosophy. Is there a possible dialogue?

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    Ana María Fernández

    2010-03-01

    Full Text Available A partir de la pregunta que anima este número de la revista ¿hay un diálogo posible entre el psicoanálisis y la filosofía? el presente artículo tiene como cometido realizar un dialogo con algunos autores del Dossier, tomando como punto de referencia los trabajos en los cuales está presente cierta problematización del psicoanálisis a través de los trabajos de Foucault. The main question that brings about this new issue of the Journal is about the possible or impossible dialog between psychoanalysis and philosophy. Particularly, this article considers author contributions to this issue challenging psychoanalysis through the lens of Foucauldian theory.

  12. Sobre dinossauros, carteiras e pássaros-lira: do lúdico na vida ao lúdico na escola

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    Giovanina Gomes de Freitas Olivier

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    Full Text Available Neste artigo, buscaremos estabelecer um diagnóstico sobre a situação atual da Escola. Observa-se que, apesar das diversas propostas pedagógicas existentes, a instituição escolar no Brasil permanece acrítica quanto à sua função ideológica de manutenção do status quo. Enfatizamos a importância do aspecto revolucionário da educação, através da capacidade criativa gerada pelas contradições do próprio universo escolar. Sugerimos que a Educação Física tem um papel fundamental neste processo. Nossa proposta baseia-se na “pedagogia da animação” de N. C. Marcellino e na “pedagogia marxista da alegria” de G. Snyders.

  13. Inclusão escolar: política, marcos fflstóricos, avanços e desafios

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    Natália Neves Macedo Deimling

    2017-02-01

    Full Text Available Acreditando na relevância que a estruturação de propostas inclusivas pautadas pela eqüidade possui para qualquer ambiente democrático, buscamos aqui apresentar uma discussão crítica sobre a maneira como esse processo vem sendo implantado na realidade brasileira. Temos consciência da complexidade de tal tarefa, entretanto, a urgência em se propor estudos questionadores nos anima para essa empreitada. Nesse sentido, esperamos com este artigo contribuir, mesmo que minimamente, para com a discussão sobre a importância de iniciativas educacionais igualitárias que tenham como característica a luta por uma sociedade mais justa na qual todos os sujeitos, independentemente das suas particularidades, possam ser reconhecidos como cidadãos de direito.

  14. Jung i Bachelard. Problem wyobraxni i mitu (JUNG AND BACHELARD. THE PROBLEM OF IMAGINATION AND MYTH

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    Ilona Błocian

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    Full Text Available The article is devoted to some specific 'area between' interpretative achievements of Freud, Jung and Bachelard. The imagination and myth problems are involved in more general perspective of philospophical conception of man in their works. Different models of human reason and imagination idealizing forces influenced procedures of an imaginal thinking and image itself interpretations. The basis of comparation is the unconscious (Freudian 'repressed unconscious', Jungian collective unconsciuos, complex and archetype conceptions as some kind of instruments to understand image formating process, phantasies, mythical and poetical image. An example of these differences is their interpretations of Promethean myth. A way of understand dream image, Anima and Animus archetypes refer to their specific theoretical frames.

  15. The analysis of Rostam’s personality in “Seven Khan” story based on the views of Jung and Freud

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    Haft Khan is, in fact, Rostam’s battle of existential ego with different aspects and negative shades and Anima, to achieve being and perfection. Thus, to enter into his unconsciousness arena, he is forced to get away from the secular world and his conscious entity to the ego and from there to the superego. Obviously after every Khan (In fact, after leaving behind a test in the discharge of their belonging and demonic forces, Rostam returned to the entity and self-aware state again. And again before entering the next Khan, by providing the necessary conditions, he gradually leaves the entity and takes a step toward the superego and the coming test.

  16. No território da criação artística: a jornada de Tempestade, de Cesar Cabral

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    Esta pesquisa analisa o processo de criação do curta-metragem de animação stop motion Tempestade. Dirigido pelo brasileiro Cesar Cabral, nos estúdios Coala Filmes (Santo André, São Paulo), no ano de 2010, a produção visava atender ao edital do 14 Festival da Cultura Inglesa. A narrativa traz a fábula de um solitário marujo que em alto mar enfrenta uma tempestade em busca do reencontro com a mulher amada. A investigação tem como base metodológica a Crítica de Processo Criativo, (SALLES 2006, 2...

  17. Narrativa tridimensional: uma investigação sobre a linguagem 3D estereoscópica

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    2014-01-01

    A partir da investigação de elementos que remontam o passado de técnicas de ilusão e imersão na arte da representação da imagem, bem como teorias que condicionam a existência de uma linguagem audiovisual própria, este trabalho tem o objetivo de analisar e identificar a existência de uma linguagem própria pertinente à estereoscopia. A pesquisa toma como ponto de análise estereoscópica o filme Coraline [2009] de Henry Selick, uma animação stop motion, concebida e lançada nos cinemas 3D estereos...

  18. Niemeyer. Posati al suolo / Niemeyer. Liying on the Ground

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    Giacomo Kihlgren

    2014-01-01

    Full Text Available Fare architettura per parlare alla gente, per emozionare. Niemeyer ha pensato i suoi progetti attribuendo molta importanza alla sensibilità del visitatore, cercando di renderlo un vero e proprio spettatore. Giocando in questa stessa chiave, ecco di seguito alcune delle sue opere brasiliane considerate a seconda di alcune tematiche percettive. Un insolito sguardo su architetture che ereditano caratteri della loro anima da un passato ormai fatto proprio, il barocco ecclesiastico coloniale. Un'espressione artistica che, seppur utilizzando un altro linguaggio, tendeva anch'essa intrinsecamente a suscitare meraviglia tra gli spettatori. / Making architecture to excite people. Niemeyer's buildings are projected both by a composition and a "feeling" point of view. A conceive text below travels on the same way, trying to explain his works through some impressions. Create astonishment, something closed to the colonial Portuguese architectural heritage, the baroque churches style. Although using different languages, Niemeyer could have been naturally inspired by the brazilian past architectural expressions.

  19. Magia dos sentidos. Poesia e criatividade: um contributo para o desenvolvimento da expressão oral em crianças do pré-escolar

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    Ribeiro, Maria Angelina Teixeira

    2012-01-01

    Dissertação de Mestrado em Ciências da Educação - Especialização em Animação da Leitura, apresentada à Escola Superior de Educação de Paula Frassinetti O projeto de investigação “Magia dos Sentidos. Poesia e criatividade – um contributo para o desenvolvimento da expressão oral em crianças do Pré-escolar”, trata de algumas questões relacionadas com a utilização do texto poético no domínio do pré-escolar, tendo como principal objetivo apresentar e desenvolver atividades, bem como estratégias...

  20. Universidad y movimientos sociales: la universidad absurda y la esperanza de las praxis universidad-calle

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    Vicente Manzano-Arrondo

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    Full Text Available La universidad constituye un espacio de privilegio para colaborar en la eclosión de otros mundos posibles, centrados en la promoción directa de bien común. En su lugar, se encuentra sumergida en procesos que la desnaturalizan y en tal grado contraproducente, que puede ser concebida como la universidad absurda. En paralelo, los movimientos sociales surgen mucho más cercanos del anhelo de bien común, con una densa experiencia de acción. La confluencia de universidad y movimientos sociales puede abrir una puerta a la esperanza de un engendro mixto, potente y decididamente orientado al mundo mejor necesario. Esta introducción al monográfico «Universidad y movimientos sociales» plantea una descripción rápida de ambos actores y anima, en concreto, a su confluencia.

  1. Colchicum genus in the writings of ancient Greek and Byzantine physicians.

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    Tsoucalas, Gregory; Papaioannou, Theodoros; Panayiotakopoulos, George; Saridaki, Zenia; Vrachatis, Dimitrios A; Karamanou, Marianna

    2018-01-14

    The plants of the Colchicum family were known during the archaic period in Greece for their deleterious properties. Later on, they were used for the treatment of podagra. The treatment was introduced by the ancient Greek physicians and passed on to the Byzantine and Arabian physicians to endure until nowadays. The first plant was most probably named "Medea" from the notorious Colchican witch. As the most common member of the family blossoms in autumn, the plant was named Colchicum autumnale. Various nominations were also used, such as Ephemeron, Hermodactyl, Anima articulorum and Surugen. Our article discusses them, while at the same time presents the most notable authorities who have used Colchicum plants in herbal medicine and toxicology. Copyright© Bentham Science Publishers; For any queries, please email at epub@benthamscience.org.

  2. From Moscovici to Jung: the feminine archetype and its iconography

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    Jesús Saiz Galdós

    2007-05-01

    Full Text Available Our representations of women have their origins in the myths of the past. According to Jung, myths are the symbolic expression of the collective unconscious that expresses itself through archetypes. Archetypes are thus images that pass across generations: instruments of collective thought. The main archetypes we deal with in this article are the Mother and the Anima, or men´s feminine principle. Using Jung's concept of archetype to analyse women´s iconographic representations allows us to combine the notion of the collective unconscious with that of social representations. Whereas Moscovici´s theory of social representations offers us the possibility of analysing beliefs about women through history, Jung’s perspective reveals us the possibility of analysing the myths constructed around women as part of the archetypes people use to give sense to reality.

  3. Carl Jung’s Archetypes in Malayalam Film: A Case Study on The Film ‘Urumi’

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    Varghese Sona

    2017-01-01

    Full Text Available Movies are the visual- auditory symbolic narrative that explains the living reality of people. Films employ Carl Jung’s concept of archetypes-prototypical characters. This research provides an insight about the theory of archetype based on the assumption that archetypes resides deep inside human mind. The researcher proposes that the Malayalam film industry in India showcases the western concept of archetype using the movie Urumi as a case study. For this study, different clips are taken from the movie to represent six essential archetypes, namely, Hero, Anima, Animus, Mentor (sage, Shadow, and Trickster. The psychoanalysis of this movie carried out in this paper provides evidence for the existence of all six essential archetypes identified by Carl Jung. Thus this article will be a fruitful resource for future research in the field of psychoanalysis of movies.

  4. Radiological survey of the inactive uranium-mill tailings at Durango, Colorado

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    Haywood, F.F.; Perdue, P.T.; Shinpaugh, W.H.; Ellis, B.S.; Chou, K.D.

    1980-03-01

    Results of a radiological survey of the inactive uranium-mill site at Durango, Colorado, conducted in April 1976, in cooperation with a team from Ford, Bacon and Davis Utah Inc., are presented together with descriptions of the instruments and techniques used to obtain the data. Direct above-ground gamma measurements and analysis of surface soil and sediment samples indicate movement of tailings from the piles toward Lightner Creek on the north and the Animas River on the east side of the piles. The concentration of 226 Ra in the former raffinate pond area is only slightly above the background level. Two structures in Durango were found to contain high concentrations of airborne radon daughters, where tailings are known to have been utilized in construction. Near-background concentrations of radon daughters were found in a well-ventilated building close to the tailings

  5. Brentano on Space

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    Leslie Kavanaugh

    2014-07-01

    Full Text Available In Vienna at the end of the nineteenth century, a virtual explosion occured of thought, creativity and revolutionary energy. At the origins of phenomenology, Franz Brentano took inspiration from Aristotle's de Anima in order to provide the bridge between mental acts [psychisch] and sensible phenomena [physisch]; the link or relationship which he called intentional in-existence. Phenomenology would completely change the direction of how philosophy constituted its problems – the relation between the “physical” and the “psychic”, the inter-relatedness of all things, the relation of our body to space and time, as well as how phenomena “appear” to consciousness. This essay briefly sketches out this geneology, and explicates the importance of Brentano's thought on the issues of space-time-continuum.

  6. Rugas glabelares: estudo piloto dos padrões de contração

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    Ada Regina Trindade de Almeida; Elisa Raquel Martins da Costa Marques; Bogdana Victoria Kadunc

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    Introdução: A atividade muscular nd glabela Provocação rugas perpendiculares à Direção decontração dos Músculos, hoje tratadas Pela toxina botulínica.Variações interpessoais nd forma de contração local, São exibidas Durante a Animação facial. Apesar dos Inúmeros artigos publicados Sobre o tema, Os padrões de contração glabelar Ainda Não Foram estudados adequadamente e Classificados. Objetivo: Identificar e classificar Os padrões de contração glabelar encontrados Na população Que recebe Tratam...

  7. O nível de complexidade da alma humana: tradução e comentários de um texto de Tomás de Aquino

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    Amatuzzi, Mauro Martins

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    Este trabalho apresenta uma tradução do primeiro artigo da Questão Disputada de Tomás de Aquino Sobre a Alma (QD de Anima, art.1), seguida de comentários. O problema discutido diz respeito a como conciliar a concepção da alma humana como algo subsistente com a concepção segundo a qual ela é apenas a estrutura do organismo físico. Este problema põe em confronto um monismo materialista com um dualismo espiritualista. Tomás de Aquino retém a intuição subjacente de cada uma dessas posições mas nã...

  8. Multi-Hybrid Power Vehicles with Cost Effective and Durable Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cell and Li-ion Battery

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    Bose, Anima [Univ. of Houston, Houston, TX (United States)

    2014-02-28

    Anima Bose, the principal investigator of the project, originally proposed to develop composite membranes to operate PEMFCs at much higher temperatures than 80°C and to alleviate the flooding problems often encountered in Nafion menmbrane containing fuel cells. The PI has successfully created composite membranes by blending small quantities of octasilane-poss (OSP) with Nafion. The composite membranes exhibited temperature tolerance up to 110°C without scarifying cell performance as determined by polarization curves and proton conductivity measurements. These membranes also exhibited superior water management performance as evident from the lack of flooding. Furthermore, these fuel cells performed well under reduced humidities. Structural and thermal analyses revealed that these Nafion-octasilane composite membranes are homogenous at concentrations up to 3 wt% of the OSP and that the siloxane offers additional thermal stability.

  9. Animation & Neurocinematics*

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    2015-01-01

    machines that think”-(Damasio, A. Descartes error). Such feelings come from the interpretation of the emotions in our bodies. Emotions are our universal language, the motivation of living, the key to what makes a movie successful and truly an art piece that you will remember because moves you. Animation......, indeed, can be considered a social/ emotional learning media, which goes beyond the limitations of live action movies. This is due to the diversity of techniques, and its visual plasticity that constructs the impossible. Animators are not real actors but more like the midwife who brings the anima...... into aliveness, which requires knowing how emotions work. Ed Hooks as an expert in training animators and actors, always remarks: “emotions tend to lead to action”. In this paper we want to argue that by producing animated films, as we watch them, cause a stronger effect, not only in our brains, but also in our...

  10. Transgenderism and transformation: an attempt at a Jungian understanding.

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    Marsman, Michael A

    2017-11-01

    While transgenderism as a cultural phenomenon seems to be based on a collective taste for the sensational, its emergence represents a collective shift towards a new or more differentiated way of experiencing and expressing sex and gender, a movement of world soul. This paper attempts to explore that emergence from a Jungian perspective. The paper utilizes clinical examples which illustrate how dissociated aspects of the personality are seeking assimilation and expression in order to move the personality towards greater wholeness. In that sense, it attempts to understand the teleology of transgenderism on an individual and collective level. The paper is intended as a starting-off point for discussion and explores gender as fantasy, anima/animus dynamics, the psyche/soma relationship, the role of hormones/biochemistry in our experience of ourselves and what transgender people carry and suffer for our culture. © 2017, The Society of Analytical Psychology.

  11. A Descoberta da Natureza: Experimentando a Horta Pedagógica

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    2014-01-01

    O presente Relatório Final enquadra-se no âmbito da Unidades Curricular Prática Supervisionada em Educação Pré-Escolar. A Prática de Ensino Supervisionada desenvolve-se numa perspetiva de integração da teoria e da prática, permitindo uma ligação escola/ instituição. A prática visou desenvolver e implementar um projeto onde a criança aprende através da ação em contacto com a natureza. A natureza traz à criança vida, é o princípio ativo que anima e movimenta os seres. È força espontânea capa...

  12. TIANA, UMA PRINCESA ÀS AVESSAS?: A REPRESENTAÇÃO DA PERSONAGEM FEMININA NO FILME DE ANIMAÇÃO A PRINCESA E O SAPO DA WALT DISNEY

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    Junges, Suélen Hernandes Moraes

    2012-01-01

    Esta dissertação tem por objetivo investigar de que modo ocorre a construção e a representação da personagem feminina no filme de animação A princesa e o sapo (2009), dos Estúdios Disney. Para realizar esse estudo, tomo como referencial teórico conceitos de distintas áreas do conhecimento, salientando-se os de gêneros do discurso, intertextualidade e polifonia, conforme Bakhtin e seu Círculo, além de enfocar as noções de estereótipo e de gênero, como categoria cultural, vinculados à crítica...

  13. Guide of internet sites for the study of cardiology

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    Aikawa, Luciana [UNESP; Zornoff, Denise Cássia Moreira [UNESP; Matsubara, Beatriz Bojikian [UNESP

    2004-01-01

    OBJETIVO: Ampliar os recursos didáticos para estudantes de medicina, médicos e profissionais da área da saúde, estimulando o uso da Internet para fins acadêmicos ou de reciclagem em cardiologia. MÉTODO: Pesquisados e selecionados endereços eletrônicos com conteúdo acadêmico nas áreas da anatomia, biofísica, fisiologia, semiologia, eletrocardiografia e diagnóstico por imagem, com critérios de seleção, incluíndo relevância do conteúdo, clareza na apresentação e riqueza em recursos de animação e...

  14. Rugas glabelares: estudo piloto dos padrões de contração

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    Ada Regina Trindade de Almeida

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    Full Text Available Introdução: A atividade muscular nd glabela Provocação rugas perpendiculares à Direção decontração dos Músculos, hoje tratadas Pela toxina botulínica.Variações interpessoais nd forma de contração local, São exibidas Durante a Animação facial. Apesar dos Inúmeros artigos publicados Sobre o tema, Os padrões de contração glabelar Ainda Não Foram estudados adequadamente e Classificados. Objetivo: Identificar e classificar Os padrões de contração glabelar encontrados Na população Que recebe Tratamento cosmético toxina botulínica com.Métodos: Análise retrospectiva de Fotografías de 30 pacientes receberam toxina botulínica n Que glabelares Tratamento de rugas. De acordo com De hum Predominância de Movimentosde Depressão, Aproximação OU Elevação da glabela, Os padrões de contração Foram identificados e Classificados.Resultados: Cinco Padrões identificados foram: 1 "U", 2 "V", 3 "Omega", 4 "Setas convergentes" e 5 "Omega" invertido. A Classificação OS permitiu identificar Músculos Mais Importantes em CADA Padrão de contração.Discussão CONCLUSÃO /: Existem Diferenças interpessoais nd Animação facial. A Classificação das rugas glabelares Permite, Tratamento Mais INDIVIDUALIZADO com acurado e toxina botulínica Uma. recebem doses Mais Músculos recrutados Maiores OU Maior numero de Pontos de Aplicação. Os Menos requisitados poupados São OU recebem doses menores, permitindo resultados eficazes Mais e Naturais.

  15. New perspectives on a 140-year legacy of mining and abandoned mine cleanup in the San Juan Mountains, Colorado

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    Yager, Douglas B.; Fey, David L.; Chapin, Thomas; Johnson, Raymond H.

    2016-01-01

    The Gold King mine water release that occurred on 5 August 2015 near the historical mining community of Silverton, Colorado, highlights the environmental legacy that abandoned mines have on the environment. During reclamation efforts, a breach of collapsed workings at the Gold King mine sent 3 million gallons of acidic and metal-rich mine water into the upper Animas River, a tributary to the Colorado River basin. The Gold King mine is located in the scenic, western San Juan Mountains, a region renowned for its volcano-tectonic and gold-silver-base metal mineralization history. Prior to mining, acidic drainage from hydrothermally altered areas was a major source of metals and acidity to streams, and it continues to be so. In addition to abandoned hard rock metal mines, uranium mine waste poses a long-term storage and immobilization challenge in this area. Uranium resources are mined in the Colorado Plateau, which borders the San Juan Mountains on the west. Uranium processing and repository sites along the Animas River near Durango, Colorado, are a prime example of how the legacy of mining must be managed for the health and well-being of future generations. The San Juan Mountains are part of a geoenvironmental nexus where geology, mining, agriculture, recreation, and community issues converge. This trip will explore the geology, mining, and mine cleanup history in which a community-driven, watershed-based stakeholder process is an integral part. Research tools and historical data useful for understanding complex watersheds impacted by natural sources of metals and acidity overprinted by mining will also be discussed.

  16. Projeto cartográfico e implementação de um protótipo de atlas escolar interativo

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    Fernanda Puga Santos

    Full Text Available Este trabalho tem por objetivo apresentar o desenvolvimento de um protótipo de Atlas Escolar Interativo para alunos do 4º ciclo do ensino fundamental. A abordagem metodológica baseou-se na teoria de desenvolvimento cognitivo com a finalidade de produzir um material que possa ser compreendido e utilizado pelo público alvo. Para tanto, analisou-se as necessidades dos usuários com base nos Parâmetros Curriculares Nacionais relacionados à disciplina de Geografia e nos livros didáticos utilizados em algumas escolas do ensino fundamental. Além disso, aplicou-se recursos multimídia de animação e interatividade, de acordo com a teoria de comunicação cartográfica, para facilitar a leitura e compreensão de mapas e assim, o conhecimento dos fenômenos geográficos. O desenvolvimento do protótipo subdividiu-se em duas grandes etapas: projeto cartográfico e produção do Atlas. Para a implementação do Atlas utilizou-se os aplicativos Macromedia Flash MX, Visual Basic e a biblioteca MapObjects-ESRI. Embora o Atlas não tenha sido avaliado, vale ressaltar que foi projetado com base no conhecimento teóricometodológico do desenvolvimento cognitivo, e é importante que no futuro, esse produto seja testado com um grupo de alunos do referido ciclo para avaliar a real contribuição da animação e interatividade no ensino da Geografia.

  17. Um jeito de fazer hipermídia para o ensino de Física

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    Tatiana da Silva

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    Full Text Available http://dx.doi.org/10.5007/2175-7941.2012v29nesp2p864 Neste trabalho, apresentam-se as bases teóricas e metodológicas do processo de elaboração e de produção de materiais didáticos apoiados em recursos computacionais tais como animações, simulações, jogos e laboratórios virtuais, para uso no ensino de física. O material foi construído com recursos de hipermídia, que une os conceitos de não linearidade, hipertexto e multimídia (animações, simulações, sons numa só linguagem. O conceito de hipermídia pode ser também associado ao conceito de objeto de aprendizagem o que permite a criação de materiais digitais com diferentes granularidades que vão desde uma atividade até um curso completo. Se o material didático for criado com esta preocupação, ele pode ser utilizado em diferentes ambientes de aprendizagem, sob diferentes plataformas, e fornecem uma base para que a avaliação de seu uso possa ser feita também em diferentes situações didáticas. Os temas abordados fazem parte de conteúdos discutidos no ensino médio e nas disciplinas de física básica do ensino superior. O material encontra-se disponível em página aberta na internet e alguns deles também podem ser acessados a partir do banco de objetos educacionais do MEC.

  18. To be or not to be nas malhas híbridas do suporte digital YouTube: práticas de leitura, linguagens e o sujeito

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    Leny André Pimenta

    2016-11-01

    Full Text Available Neste artigo, observa-se e reflete-se sobre as práticas de leitura de um curta-metragem de animação da cena de Hamlet, To be or not to be, no suporte digital YouTube. Partimos da premissa de que mudanças relativas ao suporte podem promover alterações nos procedimentos de leitura e, consequentemente, produzir efeitos de sentido que reverberam na constituição dos sujeitos discursivos, especialmente no que se refere à autoria. A reflexão sustenta-se na Análise do Discurso de ‘linha’ francesa e na Psicanálise lacaniana, em que os postulados ocupam-se da determinação histórica dos processos de significação, ao considerar que os sentidos são construídos de forma singular, na relação com o outro e em seu ambiente, e, para isso, o sujeito tem que se apropriar do campo da linguagem. Com base nesses pressupostos, o corpus configura-se na narrativa virtual do curta-metragem de animação no site Mabinogi: Hamlet - To be, or not to be, Scene One, o qual faz um recorte da obra clássica literária Hamlet de Shakespeare. Os resultados apontam para gestos de leitura múltiplos, híbridos, em que os sentidos e as possibilidades de coautoria podem reverberar no trabalho do sujeito adolescente, que se constitui por meio da/na linguagem e do questionamento sobre si mesmo.

  19. Shallow Miocene basaltic magma reservoirs in the Bahia de Los Angeles basin, Baja California, Mexico

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    Delgado-Argote, Luis A.; García-Abdeslem, Juan

    1999-01-01

    The basement in the Bahía de Los Angeles basin consists of Paleozoic metamorphic rocks and Cretaceous granitoids. The Neogene stratigraphy overlying the basement is formed, from the base to the top, by andesitic lava flows and plugs, sandstone and conglomeratic horizons, and Miocene pyroclastic flow units and basaltic flows. Basaltic dikes also intrude the whole section. To further define its structure, a detailed gravimetric survey was conducted across the basin about 1 km north of the Sierra Las Flores. In spite of the rough and lineal topography along the foothills of the Sierra La Libertad, we found no evidence for large-scale faulting. Gravity data indicates that the basin has a maximum depth of 120 m in the Valle Las Tinajas and averages 75 m along the gravimetric profile. High density bodies below the northern part of the Sierra Las Flores and Valle Las Tinajas are interpreted to be part of basaltic dikes. The intrusive body located north of the Sierra Las Flores is 2.5 km wide and its top is about 500 m deep. The lava flows of the top of the Sierra Las Flores, together with the distribution of basaltic activity north of this sierra, suggests that this intrusive body continues for 20 km along a NNW-trending strike. Between the sierras Las Flores and Las Animas, a 0.5-km-wide, 300-m-thick intrusive body is interpreted at a depth of about 100 m. This dike could be part of the basaltic activity of the Cerro Las Tinajas and the small mounds along the foothills of western Sierra Las Animas. The observed local normal faulting in the basin is inferred to be mostly associated with the emplacement of the shallow magma reservoirs below Las Flores and Las Tinajas.

  20. On Intellectus Agens and Aristotellian separate substances: Aquinas' waterloo

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    Hector Zagal

    2005-06-01

    Full Text Available The present paper deals with Saint Thomas's commentary to Aristotle's De Anima III, in wich we find the famous analogy of light. It is sustained that due to the limitations of the analogy, Saint Thomas is forced to introduce a series of Neo-platonic elements incompatible with Aristotle's philosophy. The author means to explain this "betrayal" to Aristotle's philosophy by one of his most credited commentators. It is concluded that in order to reconcile the pagan world with the Catholic theology, Thomas Aquinas needs to redirect Aristotle through a less economical argument; that is, the introduction of the Intellectus AgensEste artigo trata do comentário de São Tomás de Aquino ao De Anima III de Aristóteles, no qual se encontra a famosa analogia da luz. Sustenta-se que, devido às limitações da analogia, São Tomás é forçado a introduzir uma série de elementos neoplatônicos incompatíveis com a filosofia de Aristóteles. O intuito do autor é explicar essa "traição" à filosofia de Aristóteles, feita por um de seus comentadores mais abalizados. Conclui-se que, a fim de conciliar o mundo pagão com a teologia católica, Tomás de Aquino precisa redirecionar Aristóteles, através de uma argumentação menos econômica; isto é, através da introdução do Intellectus Agens