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Leishman, June - Perspectives on Death and Dying, ebook

Perspectives on Death and Dying

Leishman, June


In the past, most people encountered death at a relatively young age. Dying relatives were cared for at home, and mortality rates were higher. Today, there is much less familiarity with death, which increasingly takes place in hospitals, hospices and

Poe, Edgar A. - The Masque of the Red Death, ebook

The Masque of the Red Death

Poe, Edgar A.


Poe’s The Masque of the Red Death tells about Prospero who, together with one thousand other nobles, hastaken refuge in a walled abbey to escape the Red Death, a terrible plague that has swept over the land. The symptoms of the Red Death

Lewitt, Michael - The Death of Capital: How Creative Policy Can Restore Stability, ebook

The Death of Capital: How Creative Policy Can Restore Stability

Lewitt, Michael


In The Death of Capital, respected portfolio manager and longtime investment professional Michael Lewitt looks at how the U.S. economy has increasingly been dominated by short-term speculation rather than industrial expansion in recent years. These disastrous trends, described here as financialization,

Cherry, Mark J. - The death of metaphysics; the death of culture, ebook

The death of metaphysics; the death of culture

Cherry, Mark J.


Table of contents
Section I. Metaphysics and epistemology: the foundations of culture and morality
1. A ccepting God's Offer of Personal Communion in the Words and Deeds of Christ, Handed on in the Body of Christ, His Church
Patrick Lee

Machado, Calixto - Brain Death, ebook

Brain Death

Machado, Calixto


The Concept of Brain Death Did Not Evolve to Benefit Organ Transplants
Calixto Machado
2. The First Organ Transplant from a Brain-Dead Donor
Calixto Machado
3. Conceptual Approach to Human Death on Neurological

Wu, Hao - Cell Death, ebook

Cell Death

Wu, Hao


Molecular Basis of Cell Death Programs in Mature T Cell Homeostasis
Carrie L. Lucas, Michael J. Lenardo
4. Bcl-2 Family and Their Therapeutic Potential
Qian Liu, Xiaoke Chi, Brian Leber, David W. Andrews
5. IAP Proteins and Their Therapeutic Potential

Loomis, Catherine - The Death of Elizabeth I, ebook

The Death of Elizabeth I

Loomis, Catherine


Some Strange Eruption to Our State: Elizabeth Southwell’s Manuscript Account of the Death of Queen Elizabeth
Catherine Loomis
5. “Under Whom Is Figured Our Late Queene Elizabeth”: The Queen in Jacobean Drama
Catherine Loomis
6. Conclusion

Williams, Gareth - Angel of Death, ebook

Angel of Death

Williams, Gareth


Table of contents
1. Know the Enemy
Gareth Williams
2. Of Man and Angel
Gareth Williams
3. First Steps in the Right Direction
Gareth Williams
4. The Ambassador’s Ingenious Lady
Gareth Williams
5. Curiosa Americana
Gareth Williams
6. From Passion to Fashion
Gareth Williams

Melino, Gerry - Cell Death, ebook

Cell Death

Melino, Gerry


This book on cell death contains 29 self-contained, peer-reviewed articles written by leading scientists in each field. It features overview articles aimed at undergraduates and non-specialists, which present basic information and provide entry into the following advanced articles. These