Bible, Gender, Sexuality: Reframing the Church's Debate on by James V. Brownson

By James V. Brownson

Grapples carefully with biblical texts on the middle of the church's debate over same-sex relationships

This thought-provoking publication by way of James Brownson develops a wide, cross-cultural sexual ethic from Scripture, locates present debates over homosexuality in that wider context, and explores why the Bible speaks how it does approximately same-sex relationships.

really featuring either side during this polarized debate — "traditional" and "revisionist" — Brownson carefully analyzes the entire pertinent biblical texts and helpfully identifies "stuck points" within the ongoing debate. within the method, he explores key options that tell our realizing of the biblical texts, together with patriarchy, complementarity, purity and impurity, honor and disgrace. primary to his argument is the necessity to discover the ethical common sense in the back of the text.

Written with a purpose to serve and tell the continuing debate in lots of denominations over the questions of homosexuality, Brownson's in-depth learn will end up an invaluable source for Christians who are looking to shape a thought of opinion in this very important factor.

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Mastering the Art of Long-Range Shooting by Wayne van Zwoll

By Wayne van Zwoll

The lengthy shot: paintings plus technology equals success!

The lengthy shot. it is a problem that either thrills and intimidates. Now, with Wayne van Zwoll's latest Gun Digest booklet, Mastering the artwork of Long-Range Shooting, you could take on the photographs you could have continually desired to with self assurance and accuracy.

Inside you will find:

  • The rifles, ammunition, optics, and instruments that make photographs past the 500-yard mark reality.
  • Bullet trajectory and glide dissected.
  • Reading, shading, and clicking the wind.
  • Specialized faculties that ideal long-distance skills.
  • And a lot, a lot more.

Beautifully informed as simply specialist marksman and famous writer Wayne van Zwoll can, and gorgeously illustrated in complete colour, Mastering the paintings of Long-Range Shooting is the definitive quantity near to photographs past the 100-yard commonplace. Mine the gold in those pages and take your taking pictures to the following level--out there, way out there!

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Vascular-Targeted Therapies in Oncology by Dietmar W. Siemann

By Dietmar W. Siemann

Vascular-Targeted remedies in Oncology provides an attractive perception to the present prestige and destiny capability of vascular-disrupting ways in melanoma management. Emphasis is put on goal improvement, preclinical overview, and using such designated techniques together with traditional remedy regimens and the present medical prestige of those treatments.

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50 Great Myths of Human Sexuality by Pepper Schwartz, Martha Kempner

By Pepper Schwartz, Martha Kempner

50 nice Myths of Human Sexualityseeks to dispel in most cases authorized myths and misunderstandings surrounding human sexuality, delivering an enlightening, attention-grabbing and hard ebook that covers the fifty components the author's think participants needs to comprehend to have a secure, pleasing and fit intercourse life.

Dispels/Explores mostly authorised myths and misunderstandings surrounding human sexuality.

Includes comparisons to different international locations and cultures exploring varied ideals and the way societies can effect perceptions.

Areas mentioned comprise: pre-marital intercourse, masturbation, sexual ailments, delusion, pornography, relationships, birth control, and feelings akin to jealousy, physique photo lack of confidence, passionate love and sexual aggression.

Covers either heterosexual and same-sex relationships.

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Peptides in Oncology II: Somatostatin Analogues and Bombesin by H. Parmar, R. H. Phillips, S. L. Lightman (auth.), Prof. Dr.

By H. Parmar, R. H. Phillips, S. L. Lightman (auth.), Prof. Dr. K. Höffken (eds.)

This moment of 2 volumes offers the cutting-edge in somatostatin analogues and bombesin antagonists in neoplastic illnesses. It offers a close description of mechanisms of motion and the current medical relevance of those new methods in melanoma remedy. every one bankruptcy has been ready by way of knowledgeable energetic within the respective experimental and/or scientific box in order that the reader is guaranteed of acquiring the newest info at the subject.

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Advances in Peritoneal Surface Oncology (Recent Results in by S. González-Moreno

By S. González-Moreno

Malignant peritoneal affliction in its a variety of varieties is a devastating for sufferers that suffer from it and it poses an important problem for the clinicians caring for them. examine efforts during this box have routinely been scarce lower than the idea of a uniformly deadly and hopeless outcome.

In the previous few many years a renewed curiosity in peritoneal carcinomatosis and first peritoneal malignancies has happened. exceptional beneficial effects mentioned with the employment of competitive cytoreductive surgical procedure mixed with perioperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy have catalysed a metamorphosis within the notion and remedy choices for those illnesses. chosen sufferers can now be provided a curative-intent blend remedy, while long ago merely the absolute best palliation might be considered.

This publication is a complete compilation of the recent wisdom in peritoneal floor oncology within the sunrise of the twenty-first century. It covers the whole spectrum of the newest learn conducted in peritoneal malignant dissemination, from its pathogenesis and molecular mechanisms to the most recent medical trials. also, the necessities of perioperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy and the fashionable histopathological evaluate of peritoneal floor malignancy are reviewed. a different old viewpoint on how this new wisdom has spread out through the years is helping indicate the long run study instructions to be pursued. best specialists during this box from around the globe, together with the pioneers who gave beginning to this new period in oncology, shape an unbeatable and extraordinary panel of authors.

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Natural Selections: Selfish Altruists, Honest Liars, and by David P. Barash

By David P. Barash

“Barash . . . brilliantly integrat[es] technology, literature, and dad tradition into based and insightful commentaries at the finest and critical questions of our time. a pleasant read.”—Michael Shermer, writer of The technological know-how of excellent and Evil

“Entertaining and thought-provoking.”—Steven Pinker, writer of The clean Slate

If we're, partially, a manufactured from our genes, can loose will exist? Incisive and interesting, this critical travel of evolutionary biology runs the gamut of up to date debates, from technology and faith to our position within the universe.

David Barash is the writer of The fantasy of Monogamy and Madame Bovary’s Ovaries. He lives in Redmond, Washington.

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Handbook of Cross-Country Skiing: Olympic Handbook of Sports by Heikki Rusko

By Heikki Rusko

The Handbooks of activities drugs and technological know-how current uncomplicated medical and medical info in a transparent type and structure as relating to particular activities occasions drawn from the Olympic summer season and wintry weather video games. each one instruction manual is written via a small staff of gurus co-ordinated by way of an editor who's across the world revered and acknowledged within the specific activity job. every one quantity offers updated info at the uncomplicated biology of the game, conditioning recommendations, meals, and the clinical features of harm prevention, remedy, and rehabilitation.This guide will represent the main whole and authoritative resource of data in life as regards the medical and medical features of move state snowboarding: body structure, food, biomechanics, harm prevention, remedy and care of scientific difficulties, and conditioning for festival.

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