Joël Faucilhon, "Rêveurs, marchands, pirates: Que reste-t-il du rêve de l'Internet ?"
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Rêveurs, marchands, pirates: Que reste-t-il du rêve de l'Internet ?

« Nous sommes tous des internautes ! » Sans doute, et pourtant nous oublions souvent que l Internet est une formidable machinerie dont nos écrans escamotent les rouages. Quelles sont les aspirations et les logiques qui ont donné naissance à l Internet ? Comment est-il devenu le terrain de jeu favori de quelques sociétés cotées en Bourse ? À quelles réalités sociales et économiques renvoie cette explosion de l Internet marchand ? Que ...

Non-Conceptual Negativity: Damaged Reflections on Turkey by Zafer Aracagök
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Non-Conceptual Negativity: Damaged Reflections on Turkey by Zafer Aracagök

Non-Conceptual Negativity: Damaged Reflections on Turkey critiques those who have accused Deleuze of an unbounded affirmation which, according to them, has played directly into the hands of capitalist modes of production. Yet no one has acknowledged that under the aegis of nano-fascism, late capitalism has grown into Neanderthal capitalism, invented and developed in laboratory countries like Turkey with the aid of an international Ne...

Arthur: God and Hero in Avalon
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Arthur: God and Hero in Avalon

For fifteen centuries, legends of King Arthur have enthralled us. Born in the misty past of a Britain under siege, half-remembered events became shrouded in ancient myth and folklore. The resulting tales were told and retold, until over time Arthur, Camelot, Avalon, the Round Table, the Holy Grail, Excalibur, Lancelot, and Guinevere all became instantly recognizable icons. Along the way, Arthur’s life and times were recast in the mol...

Climate Change: The Science, Impacts and Solutions
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Climate Change: The Science, Impacts and Solutions

Climate Change: The Science, Impacts and Solutions  is widely accepted in the scientific community that climate change is a reality, and is happening now rapidly. In this second edition, leading climate researcher Barrie Pittock revisits the effects that global warming is having on our planet, in light of new scientific research.Pittock presents all sides of the arguments about the science and possible remedies. He argues that uncert...

Nicolas Clément, "Gendarme...rie, ton gendarme pleure"
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Gendarme...rie, ton gendarme pleure

À travers les yeux de son auteur, ancien gendarme devenu policier, cet ouvrage décrit le fonctionnement d'une institution vieille de plus de 200 ans. Mais plus que cela, ces écrits représentent le récit unique de la vie d'un gendarme ordinaire, ses enquêtes, ses joies, ses peines et les difficultés qu'il a rencontrées au quotidien pour exercer son métier dans de bonnes conditions. Tantôt acerbe, tantôt révérencieux, ce témoignage « v...

Rigidity in Higher Rank Abelian Group Actions: Volume 1, Introduction and Cocycle Problem
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Rigidity in Higher Rank Abelian Group Actions

This self-contained monograph presents rigidity theory for a large class of dynamical systems, differentiable higher rank hyperbolic and partially hyperbolic actions. An ideal reference for applied mathematicians and scientists working in dynamical systems. It is also a useful introduction for graduate students entering the field.

The Sidhe: Wisdom from the Celtic Otherworld
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The Sidhe: Wisdom from the Celtic Otherworld

I am a practicing witch, so this book was very interesting and insightful. I believe that fairies of all shapes and sizes and functions exist. I also believe that they have removed themselves from this human world when we became too difficult/uppity/self-centered to deal with. Everything the Sidhe representative said about us is true. We think we are so superior to everything that we take and use and destroy simply because we can. We...

Women, Work, and Autoimmune Disease: Keep Working, Girlfriend!
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Women, Work, and Autoimmune Disease: Keep Working, Girlfriend!

"For the chronically ill, the decision to continue working or not, can be an agonizing one. Optimistic, but realistic, Women, Work, and Autoimmune Disease helps the reader carefully weigh the pros and cons of working so that they can make an informed and rational choice. Specific steps are offered to help you make accommodations that may allow you to stay in the workforce longer than you thought possible."